Copyright & Licenses

Copyright- the collection of rights granted to the author of a piece of work

Public Domain

The work was created using public money, The creator donated the product.

Freeware

Copyrighted work that you can copy and use or give it away

Shareware

Copyrighted work that can be shared for free for a limited amount of time, if wanted pay for it

All Rights Reserved

Allows the purchaser to use the software under the rules of the contract

Open Source

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