Copyright and Licenses
What You Need To Know
The exclusive legal right given to a author of his/her piece ( book, music, writing, performance)
Software that has a source code and that can also be modified, or freely used by user.
All Rights Reserved
The purchaser has to follow standards set by creator on what they can do with the creators work such as no copying, or piracy.
Copyrighted work that is free, but if want a better/ full version you must pay a fee
Example: "lite" apps
Copyrighted work that can be copied or given away for free
Example: Windows Media Player
A public piece , bought with public money ( NO one owns it), or the copyright has expired ( something old)
Example: Scott Joplin- "The Entertainer"