Creative Commons 868

Besting Creative Commons 1967 by a mere 1099 years is the Diamond Sutra, which according to Wikipedia is the earliest example of block printing that includes a date: The colophon, at the inner end, reads: Reverently [caused to be] made for universal free distribution by Wang Jie on behalf of his two parents on the … Read More “Creative Commons 868”

Creative Commons and BBE Music Collaborate on Release of Remixable DJ Vadim Tracks

San Francisco, CA — September 18, 2007 Creative Commons and BBE Music are proud to announce the release of the original studio tracks from the album The Sound Catcher by DJ Vadim. The separated, solo instrumental and vocal tracks from the entire album are available for free and legal downloading and remixing. All are available … Read More “Creative Commons and BBE Music Collaborate on Release of Remixable DJ Vadim Tracks”

The War Comes Home Uses Creative Commons Licences

The Pacifica Foundation’s flagship station, KPFA, has launched an interactive website,, that allows visitors to listen to and share stories about the consequences of the Iraq war for those in America, using their own blogs, email lists, and social networking sites. The website features audio stories, photos, transcripts, resources for veterans and activists, as … Read More “The War Comes Home Uses Creative Commons Licences”

LiveContent continues…

The LiveContent project lives on at Creative Commons. Over the summer, Creative Commons teamed up with Fedora and to build a LiveCD that runs open source software and showcases Creative Commons and other open content. The first iteration of the project was released at the LinuxWorld Expo in San Francisco, with the help of … Read More “LiveContent continues…”

Saturday is Software Freedom Day

Tomorrow, Saturday September 15, is Software Freedom Day, a “worldwide celebration of Free and Open Source Software.” Hundreds of teams around the globe will be holding local events to promote software freedom. Search for a team near you. Creative Commons supports free software and actively develops a number of free software projects. Tomorrow would be … Read More “Saturday is Software Freedom Day”