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How to determine license archetype given license text? [on hold]

I'm hoping to learn more about lots of different types of licenses. I remember once using a service where you could paste in the contents of a copyright file and it would detect (with some degree of ...
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Photo in a presentation slide with added text considered “derivative” by CC-BY-ND? [closed]

If the photo is used for a generic photo background and is overlaid with text or used as an illustration photo for the content of the slide - is that a derivative work? I'm not certain interpreting ...
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Large file editing and versioning for non-programmers [closed]

As part of a collaborative Creative Commons project, I would like to allow editors to contribute by editing a relatively large text file: ~8 Mb, ~100k lines. Ideally, contributions would be git pull ...
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Can you read an Ibook on a PC?

Actually this part of a broader aim on my part. I would like to be able to download free stuff from the Itunes web site and run it on my PC - this covers Ibooks (free), podcasts and courses of various ...
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Ever use a photoshop brush in a commercial design? How do you attribute credit back?

I'm looking at increasing my photoshop brush collection and I keep coming across this license: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 for example on this page: ...
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Are free stock imagery usable in books and websites? [closed]

I see a lot of "free" stock imagery and vector graphics available on the Internet, but when I recommend such things for use on publications or websites, my clients ask me for printable licenses or any ...
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What does derivative work mean in the context of websites?

If a website uses pictures on some pages that are under cc-by-sa. The images have been modified slightly to fit into the page. What is the derivative work? only the images themselves only the part ...