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License Revocation

https://ascraeus.org/micro/1549646107/ by Daniel Goldsmith (ascraeus.org) Because “Free” appears to only mean the following things:- Free for commercial exploitation Free for monetisation Free for corporations to take the labour of the commons and profit. Free for corporations to use in their deals with military and intelligence services. I’m relicencing my stuff un... What does this mean for people who may be using your work under a previous license?…

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EU Copyright Directive and The Decentralized Web

Article 13 makes it official. It's time to embrace decentralization by Ben Werdmüller (Ben Werdmüller) European directives leave it up to the member states to implement. The resulting legislation in the Netherlands will necessarily look different to Germany, and so on. While each of these nations could expand upon the directive and make it even more far-reaching, it's fair to assume that it will probably be retained.   All of which means that peer-to-peer decentralized social networks are exempt, if…

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Smashed my 500px lens.

500px Now 100% Owned by Visual China Group (Michael Russell Photography Photoblog) So what now? No matter what networks you share your work to – having your own website and making it the center of your activity is a good idea. It is only on your own website that you can truly control your content. Buy a domain name if you don’t already have one. I host mine with Dreamhost.com, though there are a lot of other great hosts out…

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