Talk like a digital pirate--or fight against them--on Talk Like A Pirate Day

To celebrate Talk Like a Pirate Day the opensource.com way, we gathered a list of things that have been said through the history of copyright,...Read more

Lawrence Lessig's new journey (part two)

I think I was as surprised as anyone when I heard that Larry Lessig was stepping away from Creative Commons. It seemed like a sudden change of...Read more

Lawrence Lessig's new journey (part one)

Maybe you’ve heard of Lawrence Lessig . Maybe as Larry Lessig . Then again, maybe you haven’t. But perhaps you’ve heard of free culture as a movement...Read more

Larry Lessig takes on Washington

I had the opportunity to sit down with Larry Lessig last week. Co-founder of Creative Commons, law professor, author, and copyright guru, Lessig is a...Read more

Law.Gov -- opening up primary legal materials

In the technical world, we long ago came to understand, thanks to Larry Lessig, that code is law. The way we build our systems and protocols defines...Read more

Our social lives as art

The mashup and the meme aren't new, but there is an interesting video on YouTube about "stage 2" video mixes and their creative and social...Read more