Monthly Archives: June 2014

The Value Illusion – Adobe CC 2014

June 25, 2014

I’ve long been skeptical that Adobe’s Creative Cloud program would bring significant benefits for consumers (See this post for example: Adobe’s Empty Promise of Innovation). The recent release of the Adobe CC 2014 software has generated a lot of discussion about the new features available to users. This is especially true since CC subscribers tend to think they get the new features for “free.” In other words, there is no additional cost to the customer beyond the CC subscription cost.

I’ve downloaded the update, and I’m underwhelmed. There are some new features, but how many of them will I actually use? Few, if any. Continue reading