Copyright + Licenses

Copyright


Collection of rights granted to the author of a piece of work

Public Domain


Not protected by copyright law. Copyright expires or has been donated.

Freeware

Copyrighted work that you can copy, use, or give away for free

Shareware


A free product that doesn’t give you the full value, and only last for a certain period of time.

All Rights Reserved




Allowing the purchaser to use the software according to the details in the license agreement.

Open Source


Software that includes the source code with the idea that someone can improve it.