For all the government inquiries into price gouging by overseas software companies, nothing has changed.
I wanted to upgrade Autodesk’s Sketchbook Pro today to the newly-announced Version 7. The US price was $45. When I tried to buy the downloaded upgrade, I was directed to the Australian page, where the price was $70, even though at current exchange rates it should be less than $48.50.
There’s no excuse for this. It’s out-and-out price gouging.
I forewent the upgrade.
I later upgraded at what […]