$500 is not enough for what this product does. After looking more through that product tour, it appears that this thing does data mining and decision support systems as well. Products that do this well go for thousands.
Jack of all trades, master of none. I think it would get you a good ways through making an app, and then you would learn that there are certain things that you can't do and it would frustrate the hell outta you. Kinda like Visual Basic and Multiple cameras--something I have personal, excrutiating experience with.
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