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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jessta
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2005-08-17

It would be nice to have opera as free software.
But I don't think it's going to happen.
Which is the main reason I don't use it and haven't really given it a go.

- Jesse McNelis

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Eh? It IS free now. That is the whole point of this thread! RTFA.

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bogomipz Member since:
2005-07-11

He meant free as in speech, not free as in beer.

If you don't understand the difference, go read http://www.fsf.org/ and/or http://www.gnu.org/philosophy/free-sw.html

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