DirecTV Increasing Prices

Effective Feb. 10, 2011, DirecTV will be increasing the prices of all of its packages (with the exception of the Total Choice Mobile package, which will apparently experience a price reduction). The price increases appear to be minor (they seem to be about $2-3 per package), but they are increases, nonetheless. You can view the new pricing information on DirecTV’s website (PDF).

Domain Prices Going Up in July

The other day, a client of mine received an e-mail message from GoDaddy informing them that the cost of .com and .net domain names would be increasing on July 1, 2010. Following is the text of the e-mail message:

Has Adobe Lost Its Mind?

Apparently, Adobe’s Creative Suite 4 was launched the other day, and I am absolutely astounded by the significant price of the software.

I have always thought that Adobe’s products were severely over-priced, but I don’t even remember CS3 costing nearly as much as the retail price of CS4. Has the company lost its mind?