CC Global Summit 2011

CC Global Summit 2011

If you’re into license questions, don’t miss the opportunity to attend the Creative Commons global summit in Warczaw! The event is open for registration and will take place September 16-18. The summit will bring together the CC community in Warsaw,...
Sticky stuff

Sticky stuff

Amazingly, the first batch of our new stickers arrived to SSWC with a courier just a day after the order. The Malmö-based company Stickit is probably one of the most engaged companies in the trade, often addressed by internet entrepreneurs....
Sessions at SSWC

Sessions at SSWC

Finally it’s here. Or, rather – we are SSWC is Sweden’s largest unconference for internet enthousiasts and professionals, journalists and PR people, techies, developers an plain nerds. SSWC is an annual event hosted at the island of Tjärö in the...
Meeting Esther Wojcicki

Meeting Esther Wojcicki

Today, I had an afternoon meeting with Esther Wocicki over some hash brown and an avocado sandwich in Palo Alto. Esther is the vice president of Creative Commons in Mountain View and has agreed to be the inspirational lead for...
Youtube adds CC option

Youtube adds CC option

Cool things are indeed happening these days. It’s been almost five years since Googles acquisition of Youtube, and the video giant is still a very separate creature from the rest of Google. A sign of this is Youtube’s independent steps...
Schooltube investigated

Schooltube investigated

IIS will present the “Schooltube” report later today, a study that investigates how streaming video is used in education. The main finding is that Youtube and similar services are used less in the school world than in the society as a whole. The reason? Supposedly, a general lack of knowledge – so much for school....
Google rolls out new autorship markup

Google rolls out new autorship markup

Google just opened for support of authorship markup – a way to connect authors with their content on the web. The initiative will help people find more relevant content from better authors in search results. Author markup that enables websites to publicly link within their site from content to author pages. For example, if an...
Voting for MOJO has started

Voting for MOJO has started

Today, Knight-Mozilla’s News Innovation Challenge opened for voting in People Powered News category. The review board will soon start reading thruough the submissions, Attributler being one of them. Winners will be announced about a week later, so don’t hesitate to push the voting button for Attributtler – we need your support… You can vote for...
Tech Team selected

Tech Team selected

Today’s meetings at Science Soft were quite promising. This is a strong team with around 200 developers in the center of Minsk. Attributler will primarily work with Dimitry Stasilevich as lead developer. One of Dimas special interests are map applications, which might come in handy at a later stage of the project.
It's public - Public Domain Mark by CC

It’s public – Public Domain Mark by CC

Creative Commons has announced the release of the Public Domain Mark today – a sign that can be attached to all media that is free of copyright and is part of the public domain. The new mark, a slashed copyright-©, like a cross-breed between the international “no” sign and the copyright-©. It will now be...