Licences

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Copyright

A collection of rights granted to the author of a piece of work

Books, videos, and songs.

License

Permission to do something. Permission to use software

,music, pictures, or video.

Piracy

Illegally copying copyrighted material.

Music, software, movies, books, etc.

Public Domain

Something that isn’t protected by copyright law because it was either donated or expired or made using public money.


Classical literature

Freeware

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

I tunes, windows media player, safari, and internet explorer

Shareware

Is copyrighted work and you are allowed to copy for a certain amount of time if you want the full version you have to pay for it


Any app that has is 'lite' like exploration lite

All Rights Reserved

Only allows the purchaser to use the software

Best buy and similar stores

Open source

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


Chrome or Firefox.