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foss networking

Talend, a licensor of open source enterprise software, has recently received a ruling from the U.S...
Creative Commons 10 Anniversary

To a lot of people all over the world, Creative Commons is more than a license . The organization...
broken copyright

Open source software licenses and copyright law have a complex relationship. People often say that...
Creative Commons

Creative Commons is celebrating 10 years of helping artists, writers, technologist, and other creators share our knowledge and creativity with the world. We've been able to maximize our digital creativity, sharing, and innovation. For example, governments are using Creative Commons for their open data portals. Earlier this year, the UC Santa Cruz library adopted a Creative Commons (CC-BY) license for all of its content. YouTube now has over 4 million videos available under Creative Commons , allowing everyone to remix and edit the videos.
Creative Commons

Creative Commons is celebrating 10 years of helping artists, writers, technologist, and other...
software patents

This fall, I went to Amsterdam to talk about " How Software Patents Are Delaying The Future ", on a...
patent reform

While almost no one thinks that the America Invents Act (AIA) will completely solve America’s...
patent struggle

We talk a lot about what might be done to fix the problems of software patents, but not much about...