estrella posted an update 1 month, 1 week ago · updated 1 month, 1 week ago
“The US Government issued Executive Order 13884, the practical effect of which is to prohibit almost all transactions and services between U.S. companies, entities, and individuals in Venezuela. To remain compliant with this order, Adobe is deactivating all accounts in Venezuela,” Adobe says on its website.
But the wording here is as interesting as is Boing Boing’s decision not to explore it: the presidential order in question targets Venezuelan government assets – rather than every single ordinary Venezuelan citizen – which is what Adobe has done.
And Adobe’s not the only one. ” (from article)