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Adobe acquires Figma, cue the memes

Adobe acquires Figma, cue the memes

Who saw that coming? Adobe just announced the acquisition of Figma for $20 billion! It’s being called a ‘new era of collaborative creativity’, but what does it really mean? Dylan Field explained on twitter, followed by plenty of serious thought from the design community…but let’s face it, we’re here for the memes! Let’s go:There’s always one that doesn’t age well 😉:Our goal is to be Figma not Adobe— Dylan Field (@zoink) January 29, 2021By @sergencaliskan_Adobe Figma Quit UnexpectedlyBy Daryl Ginn, and then also stolen by Mr. Biscuit @SShuaiqiJust force quit, memory is running out:Martin Rariga: “Got an early beta sneak peek of next year @Adobe @figma release. Stay tuned!”Distracted?Designers looking back to Sketch:Memed by Alex AperiosBut what about XD, Adobe?Greg Lewis: Has anyone thought about what @AdobeXD must be going through right now? @figma @AdobeFigma CCHow will it fit with the Creative Cloud suite? 😛Pedro Marques: Wow my app already updated! that was fast!Classic Drake meme on the scene:Figma -Fotoshop by @GeekandJobWe’ve not forgotten Figjam:natty @JNad: “Just please don’t let it come to this”Looks good in the dock?Anton Lapko: Imagine that tomorrow you wake up and see this. Your actions?Back to SketchHi SketchSketch is waiting :D— Sketch (@sketch) September 15, 2022They even made a new software release:By Nate Bolt @boltron: New Sketch update timing is wildFigma’s new Adobe Pricing? 🤑$999 per month, with no cancel!Fabian @madebyfabian: They changed the pricing faster than expected.Wow price changed fast:By Anurag BhagsainReached my rectangle limit?Rectangle limit by Daryl GinnHow many rectangles?“You have 87 rectangles remaining in your free trial.”— Maxim Leyzerovich (@round) September 15, 2022Too expensive… let’s get a cracked version 😜Cracked version of Adobe CC 2022Also available on CD ROM:Happy to announce that Figma is now available on CD ROM DM me for a cracked serial number 🔐 Luis@disco_lu: Figma is now available on CD ROMSolved it:kiq @CaiqueOliveiraB: don’t worry guys! i’ve solved this equation for youWelcome to the family:By Tommy Mason, Adobe: “Welcome, Figma!”And let’s add a new promo video (by @buzzyrobot):This promo video I made with @figma @Adobe . Great news guys! – @buzzyrobotSome serious thoughts:Congrats to you and the team. I love to see an exit for so many employees. That’s a life changing moment for them.— Daniel Destefanis (@daniel__designs) September 15, 2022I think a lot of designers backed Figma in the early days because it wasn’t Adobe.  » Read More

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