I am a software engineer, and my company has decided to open-source my project. Yaaay! Please help us find the right open source license. [more inside]
I'm interested in obtaining a license to distribute a modified version of someone else's software from a large multinational corporation. How would I go about doing this? What sort of contracts would I need, who should I contact, and how can I ensure that I get the best deal? [more inside]
I have written software that I would love to make open source. However, I would like to take the back-end, the core of the application, and sell Android and iOS implementations of it while keeping the front-end for PC development open. Is this possible? Practical? Even worth considering? [more inside]
The license system used by my company supposedly infringes a patent. Help me find some examples of similar license systems which existed before the patent was granted. [more inside]
Making-money-on-freely-distributable-software-filter: Software licenses that (like typical FOSS licenses) forbid restrictions on modification and redistribution of the software BUT (unlike typical FOSS licenses) permit individual contracts that restrict the particular recipient's use of the software? [more inside]
How can I recover my key to Adobe CS3 from the machine it's installed on if I can't find the case? [more inside]
If I have an iMac and also a laptop running Windows XP, is it possible to get a single license of Adobe CS4 Design Premium that I can legally use on both computers?
Do I need to rebuy MS office if I'm replacing a computer? [more inside]
Why did Omnioutliner start bugging me about registration only after I reinstalled Leopard? [more inside]
What kind of software license should I release my programs under? [more inside]
What is the best enterprise quality software & hardware inventory solution? [more inside]
Which license should I choose? [more inside] [more inside]
Can someone please explain to me the difference between owning and/or licensing proprietary software, or if there is even a difference in those two terms?