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Financial Times: The Powerful Appeal of Something for Nothing

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"In places where a Windows software licence costs more than the average monthly wage, the appeal of free software becomes extremely powerful.

"So it is hardly surprising that open source software--free to use, adapt and distribute--is hugely popular throughout the developing world, for desktops, servers and everything in between..."

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