A great read in French. There is an English translation as well, but not it is not as great as the French article. […] si la création libre est quasi inexistante dans le milieu professionnel, n’est-ce pas parce qu’elle est incompatible avec le professionnalisme ? N’est-ce pas justement le volontariat qui caractérise la culture libre? Continue reading Will the world depend on free culture
Cory Doctorow (Boing Boing) has a great little article in The Guardian titled "Copyright law should distinguish between commercial and cultural uses". This is something that I have been thinking about for quite some time. Since we are in the business of tracking images and videos, fair use and copyright infringements are daily conversations at … Continue reading The Future of Copyright
Is facebook freeloading? You be the judge, a great news piece from CBC – via Paul Melcher. Continue reading Photos free for all?
From Forbes Magazine article: U.S. advertising spending on user-generated content is expected to surge more than eightfold from $450 million in 2006 to $4.3 billion in 2011, research firm eMarketer said Wednesday. But one of the biggest hold up to the growth of this market are copyright issues that large audience sites are still facing … Continue reading Ad Spending on UGC