Web application Watson is now available for free – to anyone who downloads it from the Yahoo! Watson Users Group using the name: [email protected]

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MacMinute is reporting that the decision to give away the application may be in reaction to Panic releasing their MP3 player/encoder application free of charge.

It may also be on account of Watson developer Dan Wood selling the company to Sun in June. A Java version of Watson was supposed to be released for Mac OS X, but Sun has "put it on the back burner", according to Wood.