[fosscomm] Spoken Tutorial Project - IIT Bombay, Interest in getting involved with you !
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jtd at mtnl.net.in
Mon Oct 17 22:19:36 PDT 2011
On Tuesday 18 Oct 2011 02:23:05 Vivek Khurana wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 17, 2011 at 11:11 AM, Narendra Sisodiya
> <narendra at narendrasisodiya.com> wrote:
> > show me some example where CC-By content got exploited !! Its like "SEA
> Remember the case of Kalyaan Verma's photo being used in TOI ?
> > WATER", any body is allowed to commercialize it but who will purchase it
> > ? There might be some good person who can setup a purification unit of
> > water and want to sell it Or sell a normal water to a person who is
> > living 20KM from "SEA WATER". in both case, they are getting they are
> > money out of their services !
> Maybe if we were living in a world driven by principles of Zen and
> Buddha economy, your arguments will hold true. But this is a
> capitalist world where you might be charged for "SEA WATER" if someone
> can figure out the ways to make it useful and control the access to
> "SEA WATER". You cannot charge for "SEA WATER" because there is no use
> for it, but you can charge for "GANGA JAL", "WATER FROM SPRINGS" and
> "PACKAGED TAP WATER". How do you think the business of bottled water
> works ? Everyone buys bottled water while drinking water is available
> > See Video of NPTEL !! Gods knows their licences ! they charges heavy !
> > Imagine they licence it under CC-By, I/Somebody will jump into selling
> > those Videos. I can sell 500 GB video preloaded harddisk or just 400GB
> > full video repo to many many colleges and students. student are ready to
> > buy them because they connot download it.
> Ignorance is rarely a bliss... See here
> http://nptel.iitm.ac.in/availability.php (Individual's section)
Truly. Next time check for licence, not marketing blather.
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