The CCPA is a small group that meets semi-regularly in San Francisco to discuss questions about CC licensing and to establish best practices for publishers and others using Creative Commons’ legal tools. TechSoup‘s Amit Asaravala was kind enough to put together a set of notes that outline the most recent CCPA meeting’s questions and answers. … Read More “CC Publishers Association 02/07 meeting notes”
Barcelona VisiÃ³ is a new video sharing site sponsored by Barcelona’s Town Hall, where anyone can upload their footage of Catalonia’s lovely capital city. The site currently hosts many short videos that capture Barcelona’s beauty, as well as a few longer clips that cover current issues and events. Most of the material is available for … Read More “Barcelona VisiÃ³: new Catalonian CC video sharing site”
Barcelona Visió is a new video sharing site sponsored by Barcelona’s Town Hall, where anyone can upload their footage of Catalonia’s lovely capital city. The site currently hosts many short videos that capture Barcelona’s beauty, as well as a few longer clips that cover current issues and events. Most of the material is available for … Read More “Barcelona Visió: new Catalonian CC video sharing site”
Photo by believekevin, CC BY-SA. A query to the cc-community mailing list asking for resources on the history of the copyleft movement led to many good suggestions and turned up the cool chalkboard timeline pictured above. While impressive visually, the chalkboard only covers 1998-2007 and leaves much important stuff out (such as the launch of … Read More “Free Culture Timeline Chalkboard”
The snappy DHTML puzzle license chooser contributed by Sylvain Zimmer is now live at ccLabs. The previous iteration was implemented in Flash, which Sylvain demonstrated was unecessary. Try it out and please use the feedback form at the bottom of the page. Thank Sylvain by visiting Jamendo, of which he is CTO.
OER Commons provides open educational resources for teaching and learning that are freely available on-line for everyone to use, whether you are an instructor, student, or self-learner. OER Commons uses Web 2.0 features such as tags, ratings, comments, reviews, and social networking in order to create an on-line experience that engages educators in sharing their … Read More “OER Commons”
When Ben from the very cool indie label BBE Music got in touch with us and asked if we would be interested in a DJ Vadim remix contest at ccMixter we thought about it … for about a half a millisecond! You see, in the remixing/turntable world DJ Vadim is nothing short of a superstar … Read More “DJ Vadim Remix Contest”