Why is RAM pricing so expensive volatile lately?

I'm guessing RAM manufacturers forgot they're not the oil/gas companies and are playing games.  It was just a year ago when I was buying 2GB sticks as low as $20 CAD!  Now the average price is $50 CAD.

What happened to Moore's law when it comes to pricing for RAM?  Every other piece of hardware generally has been coming down without exception.

 


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