Tag Archives: Copyright

Welcome to the Public Domain

We’re back to copyright today, because a new year welcomes a new group of people to the public domain. Works of authors who passed away in the year 1940 enter the public domain in many, but not all countries.

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Is the Internet Public Domain?

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Simple answer. No!

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Copyright? What’s that?

It’s a hard question to answer. The simple answer, is that copyright is a law that protects the rights of a creator to their work. Classes and volunteer work have recently brought home the complexities of copyright law. I’ll discuss some of the complexities below.

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