Outside-USA price gouging on tech...aussies gettin' angry in The Lounge Posted February 20, 2013 · Report reply Truth. I have the upmost respect for the people who develop and support Adobe products...but this video of Adobe's CEO is outright disgusting. It's one thing to "sidestep" a question, but it's another thing entirely to directly insult your customers' intelligence like this. Creative Cloud's price drop is poor condolence for users who don't want a license to Creative Suite. As several publications have pointed out, it's still cheaper for Australians to fly halfway around the globe and buy a copy of CS than it is for them to just order it from home. The markup remains well over $1000. Todd, you and your team are fantastic people and your dedication to your product and the community surrounding that product are exemplary. But your CEO is a dick.