I miss software. I miss buying a tiny CD swimming in a big box of air for $49.99, installing the program on my PC, and not worrying about paying for the product again.
Today, thanks to "The Cloud," consumers are being sold subscriptions to products that should really be one-shot purchases.
Many services deserve to be subscription-based. But not all. And while you can finagle a justification to charge a few dollars a month for almost anything, that doesn't mean you should.
Here's are some guidelines to see if the app or service you're … Read more