Have you noticed that apps have become more expensive over the past decade? From Microsoft’s subscription to Office to Adobe’s subscription to Creative Cloud apps, and the subscription wave for iPhone apps, software is more expensive than it was in 2009.
A dollar today is worth a bit more than a dollar tomorrow, something we’ve learned from experience since childhood.
Remember Moore’s Law? That changed how technology works. More power. Less money. That does not include software.
Of the hundred business apps we surveyed, prices went up an average of 62%—and that’s including apps that cost the same or got cheaper.
Good article with a scary graphic.