@email@example.com @kragen Yes, close to this.
It's the power of free, or at least low-cost.
Software development itself closely resembles network structures (and is a network of interactions between functions or processes). Water seeks the largest channel, electricity the lowest resistance, and buyers the lowest cost, software development favours capable development.
It's impossible to compete against a lower price:
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