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Is Delta Introducing Variable Partner Airline Award Pricing?

Back in early 2015, Delta eliminated SkyMiles award charts, instead switching to a model where "the price you see is the price you get." SkyMiles leadership thinks that award tickets should work the same as revenue tickets -- there are no published prices for revenue tickets, so why should there be for award tickets? They say that members won't really care about the price as long as the online shopping experience is easy.
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