integer on Fri, 22 Jun 2001 14:40:36 +0200 (CEST)

[Date Prev] [Date Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

[Nettime-bold] dom!z!lz + ch!fon!erz = l!kl! konduz!v 1 shok total

andreas why is this of interest to you +?
your public internet activity consists principally of forwarding others' posts.


Andreas Broeckmann <>

>Date: Thu, 21 Jun 2001 17:08:48 +0200 (CEST)
>Patent protection for open source software may seem like a contradiction in
>terms, but the Foresight Institute, which campaigns for the free exchange
>of knowledge in software and nanotechnology, has teamed up with, a
>Silicon Valley start-up, to work on the PriorArt initiative for programmers
>and scientists.  Under the initiative, software developers and
>nanotechnologists are encouraged to undertake 'defensive publishing' -
>which means releasing their innovations into the public domain so others
>cannot later patent what they have invented. Such public disclosure of
>innovation is known in law as 'prior art'.
>#  distributed via <nettime>: no commercial use without permission
>#  <nettime> is a moderated mailing list for net criticism,
>#  collaborative text filtering and cultural politics of the nets
>#  more info: and "info nettime-l" in the msg body
>#  archive: contact:

Nettime-bold mailing list