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back_to_the_future

12

Jun2015
Marty and Doc Brown’s 1989 film sequel made some big promises about technology... The second outing of Marty and Doc Brown’s time-travelling adventures, Back to the Future II, had high hopes for 2015. That is the year the pair are blasted into in the 1989 sequel and, if ... Read More

10

Jun2015
"Remixing is a folk art but the techniques are the same ones used at any level of creation: copy, transform, and combine. You could even say that everything is a remix." By: Kirby Ferguson

04

Jun2015
what-is-intellectual-property

21

Mar2012
Intellectual property (IP) refers to creations of the mind: inventions, literary and artistic works, and symbols, names, images, and designs used in commerce. IP is divided into two categories:  Industrial property, which includes inventions (patents), trademarks, industrial designs, and geographic indications of source; and Copyright, which includes ... Read More
Copyright

21

Mar2012
Copyright is a legal concept, enacted by most governments, giving the creator of an original work exclusive rights to it, usually for a limited time. Generally, it is "the right to copy", but also gives the copyright holder the right to be credited for the work, to ... Read More
copyright-usa

19

Mar2012
The copyright law of the United States governs the legally enforceable rights of creative and artistic works under the laws of the United States. Copyright law in the United States is part of federal law, and is authorized by the U.S. Constitution. The power to ... Read More
Well-Known World Brand Logotypes

19

Mar2012
A trademark is a distinctive sign which identifies certain goods or services as those produced or provided by a specific person or enterprise. Its origin dates back to ancient times, when craftsmen reproduced their signatures, or "marks" on their artistic or utilitarian products. Over the years these marks evolved into ... Read More
industrial-design

19

Mar2012
The Hague System for the International Registration of Industrial Designs provides a mechanism for registering a design in countries and/ or intergovernmental organizations member of the Hague Agreement. It is administered by the International Bureau of WIPO located in Geneva, Switzerland. This System gives the owner of an industrial design the ... Read More