Adobe and Macromedia One, New Bundles Announced
Adobe wasted no time announcing new bundles that include both Adobe and Macromedia software. See this article: New Adobe Design, Web and Video Bundles Combine Latest Creative Software From Adobe and Macromedia: Financial News - Yahoo! Finance.
The bundles are:
1. The Adobe Design Bundle that combines Adobe Creative Suite 2 Premium with Flash Professional 8 software.
2. The Adobe Web Bundle that brings together Adobe Creative Suite 2 Premium and Studio 8.
3. The Adobe Video Bundle that delivers Adobe video solutions coupled with Flash Professional 8.
The Adobe Design Bundle and Web Bundle are available for purchase today and the Adobe Video Bundle is expected to ship in early 2006.
So basically, it looks like the Design Bundle ($1,599) is Adobe’s Suite with Flash 8, and the more expensive ($1899) Web Bundle includes the whole Studio 8, with Fireworks even.