Registered Commons

I think this will be extremely useful. You guys took something we did, and you added to it in a way that will really add important value and really make the copyright system - in a way that it should - work much better.

Lawrence Lessig, Founder of CreativeCommons at the RC Launch-Event

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Server upgrade done

Physical hardware change brings better performance

2013-12-12

Support C3S now!

Cultural Collecting Society crowd funding until 30 Sept 2013

2013-08-03

Open Week Linz

Conference: Learning and living with digital commons.

2013-05-14

The Digital Public Domain

Book published, available for download and reading

2012-04-01

Moving infrastructure

We are moving our services to an even more reliable hosting partner.

2011-12-21

Spin-off as a birthday present

Celebrate 5 years Registered Commons by voting for OneLoudr on Bloomberg TV

2011-08-25

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Twineye Main Theme

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2014-04-02

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2014-03-30

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2014-03-30

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The Digital Public Domain | 2012-04-01 01:00

Book published, available for download and reading

For three years, academics, lawyers and IT people have met several times in various cities in Europe to exchange and develop strategies for copyright in the digital age. The COMMUNIA consortium finally founded an association, based in Brussels, to lobby for the creation and preservation of the public domain.

We are glad, that a comprehensive book has been published, please find the announcement here. You can order it online, download a pdf or read it online here.

The contribution of the RegisteredCommons team is:
Roland Alton Scheidl, Joe Benso and Martin Springer: The Value of Registering Creative Works. In: Melanie Dulong de Rosnay and Juan Carlos De Martin (Eds.): The Digital Public Domain: Foundations for an Open Culture, p189-204. Open Book Publishers, Cambridge.