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Probably a repost, but I found this pretty funny.
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If we understand Narayen right, he seems to be implying that Australian customers are being charged a high price for traditional boxed software in order to nudge them towards Adobe's subscription-based cloud service instead.


That, or this is his way of saying: "Because most retail copies are pirated, we don't care for reasonable prices. we'll just focus more on the business/enterprise customer, they've got deeper pockets."

Source: http://www.engadget.com/2013/02/14/adobe-ceo-dodges-pricing-questions/
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Originally Posted by Thingamajig View Post

That, or this is his way of saying: "Because most retail copies are pirated, we don't care for reasonable prices. we'll just focus more on the business/enterprise customer, they've got deeper pockets."
This. Quite stupid and unfair that the prices are higher in Australia and what is even worse is that there is no justification. Even if there was one, it still doesn't make sense.
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Oh man, that was terrible.
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This from one of the "commentators" of the video:
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Q: What did you eat?
A: Creative cloud
Q: Where are you from?
A: Creative cloud
Q: What's your mother name?
A: Creative cloud
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I like this one comment someone posted.
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Reporter: "So Mr. Narayen, can you tell us about the rationale behind Creative Suite pricing in Australia?"

Narayen: "Well Mr. Reporter, A rainbow is an optical and meteorological phenomenon that is caused by reflection of light in water droplets in the Earth's atmosphere, resulting in a spectrum of light appearing in the sky. It takes the form of a multicoloured arc."

I don't really care about this topic, just thought the comment was funny.
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"Next question" is all I want my CEO to say. Nuff said?
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I would've been cracking up if I was in that room lachen.gif
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Creative cloud, Creative cloud, Creative cloud, Creative cloud, Creative cloud, that's all for today folk's I hope that answer's the bulk of your questions

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This is a hilarious video.
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Creative cloud Creative cloud Creative cloud....

Remind anyone of this gem?
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