Watch Your Content: Protecting Your Website Against Copyright Infringement

Byte Technology

So it’s little surprise that the massive proliferation of online resources has spawned a major problem: protecting website content from copyright infringement in the form of plagiarism or outright theft.

Pod Spruce with Podsafe Music | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

re considering launching a corporate or amateur podcast and want to jazz it up with some background music, ??pod pod safe music? will keep you on the safe side of copyright law internationally. ??Pod Pod safe music?

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The Great YouTube Copyright Debate

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Note, however, that if you reprint a work and if the copyright is called into question, the burden will fall on you to prove that you "believed and had reasonable grounds for believing that [your] use of the copyrighted work was a fair use," according to the U.S. Copyright Office. The nature of the copyrighted work. The amount and substantiality of the portion used in relation to the copyrighted work as a whole.

Copyright Doesn’t Have to be All or Nothing: Intellectual Property Rights and Creative Commons

Beaconfire Wire

Copyright, according to the US government is: a form of protection provided by the laws of the United States (title 17, U. Code) to the authors of “original works of authorship,” including literary, dramatic, musical, artistic, and certain other intellectual works.

What is in the Treaty of Marrakesh?

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

First, it makes creating a national domestic copyright exception an obligation of countries that ratify the Treaty. Second, the Treaty allows for easier import and export of accessible versions of books and other copyrighted works. It covers music in the form of sheet music, but not audio or videos of performances. It provides a crucial legal framework for adoption of national copyright exceptions in countries that lack them.

Learning Journal: Experimenting With Adding Music to Web Videos

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The next technique that I am exploring in my screencasting/videocasting skill set is the addition of music. I've resisted adding music for three stupid reasons: 1. My (incorrect) perception that non-copyrighted music is crap. Finding Good Quality Music Sources Isn't Impossible. So, I admit that I'm a wee bit of a music snob. I have an extensive music collection spanning vinyl, cassettes, CD's and Mp3. Trade Off: What value does music add?

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Bring a Question: Creative Commons Hosts TechSoup Social Channels on September 17, 2014

Tech Soup Blog

For example, if you're looking for music, artwork, or other content that you can freely remix, republish, and reuse as part of your digital story, there's a Creative Commons license for that, too. How can we use memes while still respecting copyright and making sure content creators get appropriate credit? copyright Creative Commons storymakers

Speaking of open social networks …

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

is a microblogging service based on an open source project, Laconica , and all of the updates are copyrighted by a Creative Commons (Attribution) license. Home About Me Subscribe Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology Thoughtful and sometimes snarky perspectives on nonprofit technology Speaking of open social networks … August 14, 2008 I just joined identi.ca. identi.ca

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A Wedding Made in Mexico

Steve Bridger

It was almost reluctantly that we turned our backs to the ocean and walked back in the direction of the whooping and the music. Copyright Steve Bridger. Today is my 18th wedding anniversary. This is something I wrote many years ago about that very happy day.

Accessible eBooks for Equal Opportunity

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

The Bookshare library is made possible by a copyright exception: Section 121 of the United States Copyright Act, also known as the Chafee Amendment. Students outside the United States are not covered by this national copyright exception, because every country has its own copyright law.

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Grating Expectations | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

5 ways to make improve your publishing volume privacy policy | sitemap copyright 2009, beaconfire consulting

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Facebook faces furor over content rights - CNN.com

AFP Blog

Facebook faces furor over content rights - CNN.com: "But for advocates of copyright reform and privacy, not to mention photographers and writers who may want the photos they upload or 'notes' they write on Facebook to eventually lead to some kind of profit, the news was alarming.Some prominent Twitterers and bloggers, like New Yorker music critic Sasha Frere-Jones, announced that they were

The little browser that could (or not?) | Beaconfire Wire

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IE7 Check-in Beaconfire Survey: New Browsers More Favorite Firefox Extensions Jakob Nielsen on PDFs and Other Non-Web Documents Opera Sues Microsoft in the EU to Make Internet Explorer Standards Compliant privacy policy | sitemap copyright 2009, beaconfire consulting

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Bringing Millions of Books to Billions of People: Making the Book Truly Accessible

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

I believe it is a combination of copyright exceptions and business model innovations. For the content of books, this flexibility is expressed in ideas like public domain, when the copyright owned by the author or publisher ends at some point.

Accessibility and ACTA

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Provisions designed to handle copyrighted materials could conflict with fundamental exceptions in copyright law like fair use of copyrighted works and the Chafee Amendment. Do we want people with disabilities, volunteers or teachers losing their internet access without due process because they were handling copyrighted materials in ways that are permitted today in the U.S.?

How to Create Visual Content for Social Media on the Fly

SocialFish

These tools are going way beyond cutesy photo apps geared toward teens – now we’re seeing useful photo editing, layout tools, infographic templates, and even tools that let you easily add video and music. And not only can you add music, you can even record your own narration for your story.

Increasing Accessible Publishing Globally

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

The third movement is the effort to make copyright exceptions a global norm , thus enabling easy import and export of accessible materials. A copyright exception allows specialist organizations (generally a government agency or disability NGO or library) to make an accessible version of a published book without having to get permission from the author or publisher. thanks to our domestic copyright exception.

Happy Halloween from the Halloween Video Blog Festival

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

So, for Halloween, I went searching on youtube for some Halloween videos and all I saw what looked copyrighted material and some crap. Over at blip.tv, I found the above "music video" by Steve Garfield. Music by Imogen Heap.

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10 Summer Fundraisers for 2018

NonProfit Hub

Use the power of music to unite your donors by hosting an outdoor benefit concert. Note: most movies are protected by copyright law, so make sure you have the proper rights before a public screening! Summer is finally here—the days are longer, the sun is brighter and the money-raising possibilities are endless. To ring in the season, here are 10 fun, unique and affordable summer fundraisers that will make everyone excited to give back.

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Let Freedom Ring

VisionLink

Today, 234 years after the start of the American Revolution, let’s not focus on the band playing our music. Listen to the music we are making. Copyright 2010. Happy 4th of July! As we have before, we''re passing on some great writing and insight from Stan Stahl. You can check out more of his writing since 2005 on his blog: [link] -- “We are in the very midst of revolution, the most complete, unexpected, and remarkable of any in the history of the world.”

Screencast of the Week: Foxy Tunes

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I learned this from early days in music school (and art school) -- you listened to music or viewed art and analyzed what you were seeing or hearing. The screencast is done MTV style - that is it is like a music video - visuals and music - no narration. Editing is done to the music and works well. They are using copyrighted music, but give a big disclaimer and plea to support those musicians by buying their music.

Nonprofit Film School Primer: Or, The Idealware School of Video for Nonprofits That Don’t Video Good (Part 2)

Idealware

As a side note, consider the music that will play over the intro and outro of your video, or any background soundtracks. Copyright-infringement is against the law, and, if your video is going on the internet—for example, on YouTube—it can and will be taken down. Two solutions to this problem are to either create your own music, or to find and use copyright-free songs. If you’re telling a serious story, don’t use upbeat or silly music, and vice versa.

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Internet Strategy on the Cheap: Tools and Resources

Have Fun - Do Good

Odeo: Free [link] Copyright Free Music Podsafe Music Network. Tomorrow, October 18th, Eric Leland of Leland Design , and I will be presenting about, "Internet Strategy on the Cheap" at the San Francisco Bay Area Nonprofit Boot Camp.

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The Wealth of Networks, Part II

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

He further says: "If information producers do not need to capture the economic benefits of their particular information outputs, or if some businesses can capture the economic value of their information production by means other than exclusive control … the justification for regulating access by granting copyrights is weakened." Because of this, there in fact might well be negative benefit to copyright, not positive benefit.

12NTC: Nonprofits and the Future of Internet Rights

Tech Soup Blog

In the simplest terms, SOPA would've created a "de facto blacklist of sites accused of infringing on copyright," Reitman said. Her organization strongly opposes the TPP , which she described as a "secretly negotiated" "backroom deal" affecting copyright.

IP Tidbits

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

There is a very interesting PDF floating about with a powerpoint presentation by the CEO of the RIAA about the copyright/filesharing, etc. Home About Me Subscribe Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology Thoughtful and sometimes snarky perspectives on nonprofit technology IP Tidbits August 18, 2005 Here are a few tidbits I’ve come across in the Intellectual Property arena in the past few days.

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A Few Good Tools for Video Editing

Idealware

The site also includes a library of copyright-free music you can add to your slideshow, as well as a variety of themes and backgrounds. License: Copyright © Techsoup, published under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 PublishDate: February 2012. Author: Kyle Henri Andrei. Before the digital revolution, videos—like still photographs—were actually shot on film.

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Sarah Davies: Intellectual Property Legislation with Human Rights

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

How did you get interested in copyright laws and their impact on human rights? Why should nonprofit organizations pay attention to copyright or your organization's goals? They see copyright law as a way to control the way their message is distributed. Sarah Davies, FreedomforIP.

Open Source Cinema

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Here's his description: Open Source Cinema is the web platform for the creation of a feature documentary film about Copyright titled Basement Tapes. The film will use music as a lens to examine the greater issues of gene patenting, bio-piracy, medicine, and the ownership of culture.

Is It Time To Worry About Cybercrime?

Idealware

Sony also, famously, installed a hacker's rootkit , themselves, on a number of music CDs with interactive computer features, and were sued for that crime., Sony has put far more money and effort into attacking and dehumanizing their customers with lawsuits and invasive, annoying copyright protection schemes than they have in listening, or trying to understand the needs and desires of their constituents.

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Free Graphics Software and Images

Tech Soup Blog

This is a round-up of some of the free graphics tools that various folks have recommended to me including some sources for copyright free images. The lite version is a free online tool that allows you to add titles and music to a succession of photos, and the effect is incredible.

111 Low-Cost or Free OnlineTools for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

It’s good for branding your nonprofit and protecting the copyright of your photos. Animoto enables users to turn their photos, video clips, and music into videos that can be uploaded to YouTube and shared on the Social Web.

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SxSW Travelogue – Day 4 | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

Earlier posts from today are below the fold… 5:22: Music folks are presently covering every square inch of downtown’s outdoor architecture with posters. Maybe the folks who are staying have the platinum badges and are going to music festival events tonight?

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What is a Widget?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

so I go search for some music for the soundtrack.). Wikipedia's definition of widget also points to some popular, cultural, and technical, including: A comic book character and copyrighted image. Based on photo entitled " Gear " from Flattop341's Flickr Industrial Set.

See What’s Out There » Blog Archive » State Department Gets Into the Web Video Game

See What's Out There

By comparison, Obama Girl’s music video, “ I Got a Crush. Blogroll (C)Systems AVC Beth’s Blog Christine Herron Deborah Elizabeth Finn Donordigital Emily’s World Getting Attention Gift Hub Philanthromedia Social Edge TechSoup © Copyright 2010 See3.

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gokubi.com

gokubi.com

Steve points out something that is music to my eyes… Integration Proclamation: We, the undersigned progressive leaders, have together identified technology integration as a top priority infrastructure need in 2007.

100 Low-Cost or Free Web-Based Tools for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Animoto enables users to turn their photos, video clips, and music into videos that can be uploaded to YouTube and shared on the Social Web. It’s good for branding your nonprofit and protecting the copyright of your photos.

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Beaconfire Survey: A few non-profits we like | Beaconfire Wire

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They provide support for Louisiana’s music community and strive to preserve the state’s musical culture. Their Music Office Co-ops provide technical resources and training for local artists. This organization supports New Orleans, music, and technology, all things I am passionate about. privacy policy | sitemap copyright 2009, beaconfire consulting

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