So if you’re using an older version of Photoshop because you see as a golden build compared to newer, and it’s more than 2 versions old, Adobe is now saying you must update or face legal trouble.
This could potentially have implications for Substance users even though the licensing of those apps. are still independent. In general, an acquired company will eventually be absorbed fully into the parent company’s business model much like what we just saw with the Nest smart-home brand. Fortunately there’s already a number of Photoshop alternatives with user-friendly business models and pricing.