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cpal

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Facebook adopts the CPAL poison pill

What is Facebook trying to accomplish? If the point was to protect the Facebook platform from competition (and, to be frank, derivative works), Facebook chose a good license in CPAL. If it was to encourage development, it couldn't have chosen a worse li

By Jun. 3, 2008

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Reddit chooses CPAL for open source license (Verdict: good move)

The open source CPAL license helps both the developers of the code and those who consume it.

By Jun. 18, 2008

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MuleSource goes CPAL, discusses the role of the Open Source Initiative and the relevance of GPLv3

MuleSource just went with the CPAL license, which changes little about the company but puts some uncertainty to rest.

By Aug. 14, 2007

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What does CPAL mean and how did it get approved?

I don't like the new Common Public Attribution License. But I think I can see how it was approved.

By Jul. 27, 2007

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Yet another overblown open source debate

Two years after the open-source licensing wars over "badgeware" and license proliferation, it's clear that customers simply don't care.

By Dec. 11, 2008

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Software can drive you to cry...or to underground harems

Open Season, Episode 18. Lots of action.

By Jun. 14, 2008

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Microsoft Project replacement tops 500,000 downloads (UPDATED)

How does Projity track all those users of its software?

By Jun. 16, 2008

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Conde Nast's Reddit goes open-source

Social news site, still lagging far behind Digg in traffic, has opted to release its code under the Common Public Attribution License.

By Jun. 18, 2008

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The 21st century's best open-source license?

Larry Rosen's Open Software License may well be the perfect license for this century's software, given its provisions for Internet use.

By Jul. 27, 2007

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Open sourcing the web

The web increasingly opens up to open source. Where is this going? Nobody knows....

By Jun. 19, 2008