Creative Commons and Copyright

The edgeX project encourages people to use the Creative Commons system for licensing their work, although you are by no means obliged to. Creative Commons is an alternative to the straight Copyright licence, in that it gives you, as author/creator, the chance to say in advance that you don?t mind if people use your work in particular circumstances or for particular purposes. Below we give you more information about these licences (from the official website) and some links to the Australian Creative Commons website.

Share, reuse, and remix ? legally.
Creative Commons provides free tools that let authors, scientists, artists, and educators easily mark their creative work with the freedoms they want it to carry. You can use CC to change your copyright terms from "All Rights Reserved" to "Some Rights R