Become a fan of Slashdot on Facebook

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror

+ - Adobe Gives the Little Guys the Finger->

Submitted by Lauren Weinstein
Lauren Weinstein (828974) writes "Well, Adobe isn't happy with you. They want you to be upgraded at all times at those premium prices, no ifs, ands, or buts. And not only are you forced to pay premium prices, if you ever stop paying, you're left with ... nothing. You don't even have an older version that suited you just fine to run any more. Poof!

Adobe claims their pricing offers an "inexpensive" way into their Creative world (hey, even pay without an annual commitment if you're willing to hand over a lot more cash — not a small increment, mind you).

But this is the oldest game in the book, evolved to a fine art by generations of used car salesmen. Hook in the suckers by concentrating only on the monthly fee, and by all means don't let them think about how those will be adding up over the months and years."

Link to Original Source
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Adobe Gives the Little Guys the Finger

Comments Filter:

If a 6600 used paper tape instead of core memory, it would use up tape at about 30 miles/second. -- Grishman, Assembly Language Programming

Working...