When Even Billions of Dollars Won’t Support Free

[Two years ago I wrote](http://brooksreview.net/2011/03/fragility-free/): > Sticking with Gmail for another example, imagine if Google decided that Gmail was a money loser and that it was to be shut down. Doesn’t matter what you offer to pay, in a week it’s gone. > This happens with free software and services, sometimes with paid services (but […]

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