Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 20th Sep 2005 11:59 UTC, submitted by jasnils
Opera Software "Opera Software today permanently removed the ad banner and licensing fee from its award-winning Web browser. The ad-free, full-featured Opera browser is now available for download, completely free of charge, here." This news got submitted a staggering 14 times, and as far as I know, that's a record.
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Everything I pay for goes free a week later.
by on Tue 20th Sep 2005 12:08 UTC

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Both Opera and Konfabulator went free of charge after I bought them?
What would you like me to pay for next?
Let me know your preferences.

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PipoDeClown Member since:
2005-07-19

Iam sure whenever i gonna pay voluntarly for Windows (tm), its gonna be free. (But then again i will never pay for it...)

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If it's only been a week, you can contact Opera to get a refund. But then you aren't eligible for support though.

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Borland Delphi 7 (and newer), MS Office, Windows 2003 Server, Redhat Enterprise Linux, Halflife 2 (and all other 3D shoot'em ups) and a lot more :p

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DigitalAxis Member since:
2005-08-28

Keep in mind, you'll have to split the bill with the poor guy once they go free :-P

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ankitmalik Member since:
2005-07-06

macmini

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gonzalo Member since:
2005-07-06

Have you seen just how beautiful the F430 is?
http://www.seriouswheels.com/top-2005-Ferrari-F430.htm

Jokes aside, this has happened to me too a couple of times. But, well, it's ok.

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