Thanks. As you say, I missed that information. Will stick to Fireworks for now, but hopefully Adobe comes up with an even stronger tool soon.
This information may help you:
This recent article suggests some general alternatives such as Sketch, Macaw and Anetype.
What Does The Future Hold For Adobe Fireworks?
If you need prototyping, I enjoy using Adobe Muse for prototyping web sites
Other possible replacements for Fireworks include:
Affinity Designer (Apple Design Award winner).
Xara Designer Pro about near as you'll get to Fireworks:
Evolve UI (Open Source) by Tribaloid
Gravit (currently in Beta and available by invitation)
If you choose to continue to use Fireworks today, you will be interested in Fireworks extension resource sites such as these:
Hope this is useful for you and happy Fireworking! :-)
Thanks a lot for all your inputs. It has been very useful.