Following protests from Adobe users over the company's move to subscription-based software, Corel is offering Adobe customers a discount on a range of products.
Adobe has confirmed that Lightroom will remain a stand-alone software package, despite the push for Creative Cloud subscription-based services.
Etsy has closed down a custom synth maker on the grounds that his wares were not "handmade", in spite of evidence to the contrary.
Sony has finally opened its Reader ebook store in Australia, available from the web and Sony e-readers.
Apart from transitioning its Creative Suite software to the subscription-based Creative Cloud, Adobe also showed off two new pieces of hardware that it has been working on.
Adobe has made its Creative Cloud the only way to get the new versions of its full software suite. Customers "overwhelmingly" prefer it.
Good news for camera buyers: Canon Australia has readjusted prices on several products, bringing Australian pricing closer to overseas.
Bringing its technology for processing raw photos to mobile devices, then linking it with cloud services, could be a step toward Lightroom on mobile.
The news service noted that the store will be taken offline as of 22 May because of "legal barriers".
JB Hi-Fi has quietly launched its very own ebook store in Australia, along with its own e-reading app for iOS and Android.