Slashdot Items Tagged "licensing"

Date / Time Story
Sunday February 18, 2018 @10:06AM Occupational Licensing Blunts Competition and Boosts Inequality
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @10:44AM Qualcomm Says Apple Broke Contract, Hindered Performance of Its Chipsets
Sunday August 14, 2016 @04:27PM Linux Developer Loses GPL Suit Against VMware
Thursday June 23, 2016 @07:48PM BlackBerry Remains Committed To Smartphone Business, Despite $670M Net Loss In Last Three Months
Saturday March 26, 2016 @08:06AM Patent That Cost Microsoft Millions Gets Invalidated
Friday March 25, 2016 @06:56PM Report: Intel May Dump Nvidia, Turn To AMD For Radeon Graphics Licensing
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @08:19PM Red Hat Becomes First $2 Billion Open-Source Company
Monday March 21, 2016 @08:15AM Rust-Based Redox OS Devs Slam Linux, Unix, GPL
Sunday March 20, 2016 @09:22AM Studio Ghibli Animation Software Going "Open Source"; Details Pending
Friday March 18, 2016 @09:47AM NY Bill Would Provide Tax Credit For Open Source Contributors
Thursday March 17, 2016 @10:38PM Microsoft Tries Hard To Play Nice With Open Source, But There's an Elephant In the Room
Monday March 14, 2016 @07:46AM Obama Administration Supports Recycling Code and Open Source
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @01:34PM Microsoft Releases First Public Preview of RTVS Under MIT and GPLv2 Licenses
Friday March 04, 2016 @08:34AM MAME Released Under OSI-Compliant, FSF-Approved License
Monday February 29, 2016 @02:12PM Facebook Fined 100,000 Euros In German Intellectual Property Dispute
Monday February 29, 2016 @09:58AM Ebay Shop Scrapes Thingiverse, Sells Designs In Violation of Creative Commons
Thursday February 25, 2016 @01:46PM Software Freedom Conservancy: Distributing Linux With ZFS Is Illegal
Thursday February 25, 2016 @01:27PM Ask Slashdot: What To Do With Shelved OSS Project Fixes?
Thursday February 18, 2016 @05:26PM Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS Officially Released
Thursday February 18, 2016 @12:28AM Ubuntu 16.04 LTS To Have Official Support For ZFS File System
Thursday February 11, 2016 @12:18PM The Way VCs Think About Open Source: Mostly Wrong
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @04:38PM AWS Terms of Service Offer a Break If Zombie Apocalypse Occurs
Sunday January 31, 2016 @11:12AM GNU Hurd Begins Supporting Sound, Still Working On 64-bit & USB Support
Friday January 15, 2016 @09:03PM Geoblocking, Licensing, and Piracy Make For Tough Choices at Netflix
Wednesday January 06, 2016 @03:30PM CBS, Others Sued For Copyright Infringement Over "Soft Kitty" In Big Bang Theory
Saturday December 12, 2015 @12:23PM UK Citizens May Soon Need License To Photograph Stuff They Already Own
Thursday December 10, 2015 @09:25AM Bruce Perens On Problems With the Open Hardware Model
Thursday December 10, 2015 @07:49AM Microsoft Open Sources and Forks Windows Live Writer Into Open Live Writer
Thursday December 03, 2015 @12:24PM Apple Releases Swift As an Open-Source Project
Thursday November 26, 2015 @02:25PM Software Freedom Conservancy Asks For Supporters
Saturday November 14, 2015 @03:21AM Microsoft Open Sources Its Machine Learning Toolkit
Thursday November 12, 2015 @12:49PM Paper Retracted After Anti-Immigrant Scientist Bans Use of His Software
Thursday November 12, 2015 @09:10AM How One Company Is Bringing Old Video Games Back From the Dead
Tuesday October 27, 2015 @11:11AM MAME Emulating a Sonic the Hedgehog Popcorn Machine
Friday October 16, 2015 @06:38AM Beware of Oracle's Licensing 'Traps,' Law Firm Warns
Thursday October 08, 2015 @04:10PM Ubuntu Plans To Make ZFS File-System Support Standard On Linux
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @07:41AM Arrangement With Science Publisher Raises Questions About Wikipedia's Commitment To Open Access
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @07:14AM Mozilla, Microsoft, Amazon, Google, and Others Form 'Alliance For Open Media'
Friday August 14, 2015 @05:54PM Commodore Smartphone Hits Trademark Opposition
Friday July 31, 2015 @05:53PM Windows 10 Upgrade Strategies, Pitfalls and Fixes As MSFT Servers Are Hit Hard
Saturday July 25, 2015 @08:49PM HEVC Advance Announces H.265 Royalty Rates, Raises Some Hackles
Friday July 24, 2015 @04:59PM Ask Slashdot: Building an Open Source Community For a Proprietary Software Product?
Thursday July 16, 2015 @05:57AM The Free Software Foundation's Statement On Canonical's Updated Licensing Terms
Thursday July 02, 2015 @02:58PM Microsoft Research Open Sources WorldWide Telescope
Tuesday June 16, 2015 @08:48AM Apple Will Pay More To Streaming Music Producers Than Spotify -- But Not Yet
Thursday May 14, 2015 @07:49AM Wireless Charging Tech Adopted By Ford, Chrysler, and Toyota Goes Open Source
Wednesday May 06, 2015 @02:04PM Why Was Linux the Kernel That Succeeded?
Friday April 17, 2015 @04:55PM Microsoft Pushes For Public Education Funding While Avoiding State Taxes
Tuesday April 14, 2015 @08:36AM Legislation Would Force Radio Stations To Pay Royalties
Thursday April 09, 2015 @10:47AM The New Struggles Facing Open Source
Tuesday March 31, 2015 @09:26AM License Details Hint MS Undecided On Suing Users of Its Open Source Net Runtime
Friday March 20, 2015 @05:50PM Taxi Companies Sue Uber For False Advertising On Safety
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @03:41PM Microsoft Offers Pirates Amnesty and Free Windows 10 Upgrades
Thursday March 05, 2015 @12:21PM Software Freedom Conservancy Funds GPL Suit Against VMWare
Tuesday February 03, 2015 @04:08PM Hundreds Apply For FAA Drone Licenses
Sunday January 25, 2015 @12:13PM Why We Still Can't Really Put Anything In the Public Domain
Tuesday December 16, 2014 @08:32AM The GPLv2 Goes To Court
Saturday December 13, 2014 @06:45PM Proposed Theme Park Would Put BBC Shows On Display
Tuesday November 18, 2014 @11:36AM Crowdfunded Linux Voice Magazine Releases First Issue CC-BY-SA
Sunday September 07, 2014 @10:59AM Stallman Does Slides -- and Brevity -- For TEDx
Saturday September 06, 2014 @08:23AM DMCA Claim Over GPL Non-Compliance Shuts Off Minecraft Plug-Ins
Tuesday August 12, 2014 @12:06PM Larry Rosen: A Case Study In Understanding (and Enforcing) the GPL
Monday August 11, 2014 @07:21AM Parallax Completes Open Hardware Vision With Open Source CPU
Thursday August 07, 2014 @08:31AM Microsoft's Olivier Bloch Explains Microsoft Open Source (Video)
Thursday July 31, 2014 @12:21PM Fotopedia Is Shutting Down; Data Avallable Until August 10
Tuesday June 24, 2014 @11:11AM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Ensure Creative Commons Compliance At Your Company?
Thursday May 29, 2014 @07:33AM Wikia and Sony Playing Licensing Mind Tricks
Monday May 19, 2014 @02:25PM California Bill Would Safeguard Consumers' Rights To Criticize Firms Online
Thursday May 15, 2014 @11:46AM Ask Slashdot: Easy-To-Use Alternative To MS Access For a Charity's Database?
Tuesday May 06, 2014 @06:57AM Richard Stallman Answers Your Questions
Friday April 18, 2014 @05:38PM Plant Breeders Release 'Open Source Seeds'
Thursday March 27, 2014 @11:42AM In Israel, Class-Action Plaintiff Requests Waze Source Code Under GPL
Sunday March 09, 2014 @08:41AM Google Blocking Asus's Android-Windows "Duet"?
Tuesday February 18, 2014 @09:08AM FLOSS Codecs Emerge Victorious In Wikimedia Vote
Thursday February 13, 2014 @12:08PM Google Apps License Forbids Forking, Promotes Google Services
Tuesday February 11, 2014 @08:23AM Godot Game Engine Released Under MIT License
Friday January 17, 2014 @07:19AM Wikimedia Community Debates H.264 Support On Wikipedia Sites.
Friday December 27, 2013 @07:09PM Sherlock Holmes Finally In the Public Domain In the US
Saturday December 21, 2013 @11:26AM DoD Public Domain Archive To Be Privatized, Locked Up For 10 Years
Wednesday December 04, 2013 @07:29AM Spotify's Own Math Suggests Musicians Are Still Getting Hosed
Thursday November 28, 2013 @05:09PM Creative Commons Launches Version 4.0 of Its Licenses
Thursday November 14, 2013 @04:57PM POV-Ray Is Now FLOSS
Thursday November 14, 2013 @02:52PM Google Books Case Dismissed On Fair Use Grounds
Tuesday October 22, 2013 @07:30AM The Dark Mod 2.0 Standalone: Id Tech 4 GPL Yields a Free Thief-a-Like Game
Thursday September 19, 2013 @01:04PM Meet the Director of the Software Freedom Conservancy (Video)
Tuesday July 30, 2013 @10:27AM German Court Finds Fantec Responsible For GPL Violation On Third-Party Code
Saturday July 27, 2013 @04:53PM Fidus Writer: Open Source Collaborative Editor For Non-Geek Academics
Wednesday July 24, 2013 @08:16AM MediaNet Sued for Licensing Unlicensed Songs
Monday July 22, 2013 @08:15PM Copyright Drama Reaches 3D Printing World
Wednesday July 17, 2013 @03:24AM Github Finally Agrees Public Repos Should Have Explicit Licenses
Wednesday July 03, 2013 @08:18PM MagicPlay: the Open Source AirPlay
Wednesday June 26, 2013 @10:52AM Monty Suggests a Business-Friendly License That Trends Open
Thursday June 13, 2013 @10:26AM Learn About the FRDCSA 'Weak AI' Project (Video)
Saturday May 18, 2013 @12:48AM Happy Culture Freedom Day!
Tuesday April 30, 2013 @08:41AM CERN Celebrates 20 Years of an Open Web (and Rebuilds 1st Web Page)
Thursday April 18, 2013 @10:50AM Most Projects On GitHub Aren't Open Source Licensed
Thursday April 04, 2013 @07:42AM Activision, Raven Release 2 Star Wars Games Under GPL
Thursday March 28, 2013 @05:49PM What Does It Actually Cost To Publish a Scientific Paper?
Thursday March 21, 2013 @09:58AM Open-Xchange Launches "Open Source" Browser-Based Office Suite
Saturday February 23, 2013 @06:32PM Open Source Emoji Project Wants Money For Icons
Thursday February 14, 2013 @08:59AM Brazilians Can Now Buy an "iPhone" Loaded With Android
Friday February 08, 2013 @07:23AM Researchers Opt To Limit Uses of Open-access Publications
Thursday January 31, 2013 @12:44PM How Videogames Help Fund the Arms Industry
Friday January 25, 2013 @09:06PM Does Microsoft Have the Best App Store For Open Source Developers?
Friday January 25, 2013 @07:20PM Jonathan Coulton Song Used By Glee Without Permission
Friday January 04, 2013 @07:23PM The Android SDK Is No Longer Free Software
Tuesday December 04, 2012 @09:41AM Adobe EULA Demands 7000 Years a Day From Humankind
Tuesday December 04, 2012 @09:21AM Adobe demands 7000 years a day from humankind
Tuesday December 04, 2012 @04:12AM Microsoft Steeply Raising Enterprise Licensing Fees
Saturday December 01, 2012 @12:39PM Half of GitHub Code Unsafe To Use (If You Want Open Source)
Wednesday November 21, 2012 @10:27AM Media Center Key Accidentally Gives Pirates Free Windows 8 Pro License
Thursday November 15, 2012 @05:18PM Google Targets Android Fragmentation With Updated Terms For SDK
Wednesday November 14, 2012 @09:27PM Red Hat Developer Demands Competitor's Source Code
Wednesday October 24, 2012 @02:19PM ARM Code for Raspberry Pi Goes Open Source (Video)
Thursday October 18, 2012 @01:27PM Eben Moglen Explains Freedom and Free Software in Two Video Interviews
Thursday October 11, 2012 @02:21PM Alan Cox to NVIDIA: You Can't Use DMA-BUF
Tuesday October 09, 2012 @08:23AM Supreme Court To Decide Whether Or Not You Own What You Own
Sunday September 30, 2012 @07:41AM Teachers Write an Open Textbook In a Weekend Hackathon
Saturday September 22, 2012 @08:28PM XBian's Koenkk Replies To the XBian/RaspBMC Flap
Friday September 21, 2012 @07:05PM GPL Kerfuffle Takes Xbian For Raspberry Pi Offline
Friday September 14, 2012 @05:35PM Red Hat Fights Patent Troll With GPL
Monday September 03, 2012 @10:17AM Bruce Willis Considering Legal Action Against Apple Over iTunes Collection
Monday August 27, 2012 @04:59PM Creative Commons Urged To Drop Non-Free Clauses In CC 4.0
Tuesday August 21, 2012 @07:37AM Windows 8 Gets Personal Use License For Homebuilt PCs
Thursday August 09, 2012 @03:44PM Craigslist drops exclusive license to your posts
Wednesday August 01, 2012 @10:46AM Craigslist Demands Exclusivity For Postings
Wednesday July 25, 2012 @10:05AM Netflix Latest Earnings Report Shows Trouble
Thursday July 19, 2012 @07:56AM MIPS Technologies Porting Android 4.1 to MIPS Architecture
Friday July 06, 2012 @05:01PM Ubuntu Can't Trust FSF's Secure Boot Solution
Wednesday June 20, 2012 @08:59AM Locked-Down Tablets Endanger FLOSS For End Users
Sunday June 03, 2012 @09:27AM Why the GPL Licensing Cops Are the Good Guys
Wednesday May 30, 2012 @07:33PM SFC Expands GPL Compliance Efforts To Samba, Linux, and Other Projects
Saturday April 21, 2012 @09:11PM Open Source Project Licenses Trending Toward Open Rather than Free
Tuesday March 20, 2012 @11:49AM CEO of TuCloud Dares Microsoft To Sue His New Company
Monday March 19, 2012 @04:20PM CEO of tuCloud dares Microsoft to Sue his New Company
Wednesday March 07, 2012 @03:41PM Ask Slashdot - The legality of licensing extorsion?
Tuesday February 14, 2012 @05:15PM Massive mining company dumps Vmware and Cisco
Thursday February 02, 2012 @03:50PM How Far Should GPL Enforcement Go?
Thursday February 02, 2012 @10:55AM German Appeals Court Confirms Galaxy Tab 10.1 Ban
Tuesday January 24, 2012 @06:14PM Apple's iBooks EULA Drawing Ire
Monday January 09, 2012 @02:21PM WURFL Founders Fire Off DMCA Takedown Against Fork
Friday January 06, 2012 @03:21PM Mozilla Public License 2.0 Released
Sunday December 18, 2011 @09:25AM Canonical To Remove Sun Java From Repositories, Users' Machines
Saturday December 17, 2011 @12:35PM GPL, Copyleft Use Declining Fast
Saturday December 17, 2011 @09:29AM PCMCIA Computer Project Aims Even Higher (and Cheaper) Than Raspberry Pi
Tuesday December 13, 2011 @10:44AM Windows 8 Store Will Allow Open Source Apps
Saturday December 10, 2011 @07:50AM Royalty-Free MPEG Video Proposals Announced
Friday December 02, 2011 @05:45PM The Strange Birth and Long Life of Unix
Sunday November 20, 2011 @09:27AM Andrew Tanenbaum On Minix, Linux, BSD, and Licensing
Thursday November 17, 2011 @02:23PM EULAs Don't Have To Suck
Tuesday November 15, 2011 @12:01PM Barnes & Noble Names Microsoft's Disputed Android Patents
Thursday November 10, 2011 @01:34PM Lawyer Continues Android v. GPL Crusade
Friday November 04, 2011 @04:23PM Ask Slashdot: When and How To Deal With GPL Violations?
Saturday October 22, 2011 @08:39AM Tipping Point For Open Access CS Research?
Saturday October 08, 2011 @08:49AM Ask Slashdot: Which License For School Products?
Sunday August 14, 2011 @12:15PM Hamstersoft Ebook App Rips Off GPL3 Code, Say Calibre Devs
Friday August 12, 2011 @10:06PM Motorola To Collect Royalties For Android
Saturday August 06, 2011 @08:20AM After Complaints, VMware Revises VSphere 5 Licensing
Thursday August 04, 2011 @05:23PM VMware Revises Controversial vSphere 5 Licensing
Monday August 01, 2011 @06:01PM Ask Slashdot: Using Code With an Expired Patent?
Sunday July 31, 2011 @10:56PM What Do I Do About My Ex-Employer Stealing My Free Code?
Friday July 29, 2011 @05:23PM Emacs Has Been Violating the GPL Since 2009
Friday July 22, 2011 @06:45PM PayPal Joins London Police Effort
Monday July 11, 2011 @09:32AM DisplayPort-To-HDMI Cables May Be Recalled Over Licensing
Saturday July 09, 2011 @11:15PM Debian, SFLC Publish Patent Advice For Community Distros
Thursday July 07, 2011 @01:29PM Ask Slashdot: Open Patent Licenses?
Friday July 01, 2011 @05:46PM Does Creative Commons Work With Pseudonymity?
Wednesday June 29, 2011 @01:43PM World's Best Chess Engine Outlawed and Disqualified
Tuesday June 21, 2011 @03:32AM Court Case To Test GNU GPL
Monday June 20, 2011 @04:16PM The Ugly State of ARM Support On Linux
Tuesday June 07, 2011 @06:05AM Russian President: Time To Reform Copyright
Thursday May 26, 2011 @05:25PM FSF On How To Choose a License
Monday May 23, 2011 @06:07PM Are Third-Party Android Vendors Violating the GPL?
Monday May 09, 2011 @07:03PM Apple Delays Release of LGPL WebKit Code
Monday May 09, 2011 @02:26AM Portugal to Make CC Licences Illegal?
Tuesday April 19, 2011 @09:08PM GPL Violations By D-Link and Boxee
Thursday March 31, 2011 @08:08PM FSF Suggests That Google Free Gmail Javascript
Thursday March 31, 2011 @12:38PM Amazon's Cloud Player: We Don't Need a License
Friday March 25, 2011 @07:11PM 100% Libre, Trisquel 4.5 STS 'Slaine' Released
Thursday March 24, 2011 @12:08PM Apple Remove Samba From OS X 10.7 Because of GPLv3
Sunday March 20, 2011 @10:29AM RMS On Header Files and Derivative Works
Sunday February 20, 2011 @09:21PM Australian Telco Telstra Complies With GPL
Saturday January 01, 2011 @09:26PM Most Android Tablets Fail At GPL Compliance
Tuesday November 09, 2010 @12:06PM Oracle To Monetize Java VM
Tuesday November 02, 2010 @12:31PM VLC Developer Takes a Stand Against DRM Enforcement
Thursday October 21, 2010 @03:56PM In Florida, a Cell Phone Network With No Need For a Spectrum License
Tuesday August 31, 2010 @07:05PM 'Free' H.264 a Precursor To WebM Patent War?
Sunday August 29, 2010 @10:46AM Microsoft's Security Development Process Under CC License
Friday August 27, 2010 @02:21AM Glibc Is Finally Free Software
Thursday August 26, 2010 @09:46PM Czech copyright may limit licensing.
Thursday August 05, 2010 @09:20AM Software Freedom Conservancy Wins GPL Case Against Westinghouse
Wednesday August 04, 2010 @02:38PM CIA Software Developer Goes Open Source
Wednesday July 28, 2010 @01:54PM What To Do About CC License Violations?
Wednesday July 28, 2010 @09:12AM If Oracle Bought Every Open Source Company
Friday July 23, 2010 @10:21AM WordPress Creator GPL Says WP Template Must Be GPL'd
Sunday July 18, 2010 @05:07PM Remix This Game — a Free Software Experiment
Thursday July 01, 2010 @11:08PM Qualcomm Makes Open-Source 3D Snapdragon Driver
Friday June 25, 2010 @06:46PM Open Source Complaint Against IBM Gets Support
Thursday June 17, 2010 @03:07PM Bluecherry Releases GPL'd MPEG-4 Driver
Wednesday June 09, 2010 @02:44AM U of CA may boycott Nature Publishing Group