Copyright and Licenses

By Anton Hibl

Copyright


A copyright is a collection of rights granted to the author of a piece of work (book, song, video, etc.)

1. Public Domain


Expired Copyright, The work was created using public money, The creator donated the work into public domain


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Examples of this could be Romeo and Juliet or any classical literature.

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2. Freeware

Is a copyright work that you can copy, use, or give away for free


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Windows Media Player

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3. Shareware

Copyrighted work that you can copy, share, and use for free, but only for a limited time. If you want the full/permanent program, you must pay for it.


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Free month trial of netflix

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4. All Rights Reserved

Only allows purchaser to use the software according to the details in the license agreement.


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Microsoft said that you can only load software onto one computer, but then changed to three computers. Most software at Best Buy is all rights reserved.

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5. Open Source

denoting software for which the original source code is made freely available and may be redistributed and modified.


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Firefox and Google Chrome

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