Various news articles are circulating regarding the Magento-recently being owned by Adobe . What would be the apparent outcomes/consequences for the community/developer/freelancers and software firms , whose sole bread and butter is magento module development, themes, customization etc.
Magento will remain same as now.
It will remain as an Open source platform as per Matt Asay who is the Head of Developer Ecosystem for the Adobe.
From below sources, you will get more information regarding Magento future with Adobe.
Check out the tweet of @MattAsay which showers hope.
Article from Mark Lavelle - CEO Magento.
Perhaps one of the things that might confuse some users (especially uninformed users) is that Magento has been rebranded to Adobe Commerce, making a name discrepancy with this site's name.
We are excited to announce that Adobe’s acquisition of Magento is complete and Magento Commerce is now an Adobe company – part of Adobe Commerce.
Although, Adobe also still provides references to the original name in many places: Magento, now Adobe Commerce.