Science Commons News: EU Commissioner calls for emphasis on knowledge

From the Science Commons blog: A commissioner of Science and Research for the European Union has called for “knowledge” to be added as the fifth community freedom. The four other freedoms recognized from the EU Treaty are goods, services, capital and labor. Janez Potocnik proposed this idea at the launch of his green paper, “The … Read More “Science Commons News: EU Commissioner calls for emphasis on knowledge”

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Vote: NetSquared Innovation Awards

Voting for the NetSqaured Innovation Awards, previously blogged here, runs today through April 14. Update: Voting has been extended through April 16 at 5PM PDT. You must register and vote for five to ten social enterprises. Twenty winners will receive expenses for two staff members to attend N2Y2 and participate in the NetSquared Technology Innovation … Read More “Vote: NetSquared Innovation Awards”


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More Information Creative Commons also offers ported versions of its six, core licenses for many jurisdictions (usually jurisdiction = country, but not always). Over 50 ported license suites exist. These ported licenses are based on and compatible with the international license suite, differing only in that they have been modified to reflect local nuances in … Read More “More Information”