Google donates $30,000 to Creative Commons

By Justin Mann on
With all the litigation brought against Google, it seems that tough licensing isn't exactly their friend. That combined with their longterm friendliness with “ground-up” projects makes perfect sense as to why they recently donated a good chunk of change to Creative Commons. Creative Commons is a non-proft organization and type of licensing that encourages written works and other things to be shared more readily, while still protecting those who created it.

Google's donation of $30,000 is probably small change to the Internet giant, but nevertheless is a good show of faith for a company that relies so much on free works.

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