pure AJAX audio formats now a reality

The best hack I’ve seen since Brad Neuberg did AMASS in 2005: Arek Korbik implements Vorbis in Flash, with no dedicated Vorbis support provided by Adobe as part of Flash. It’s a god-level piece of hacking. What Arek’s hack means is that new sound formats can now be implemented in pure AJAX and deployed with […]

what is the point of the right to redistribute?

Something I’ve never understood about Creative Commons is the emphasis on redistribution rights. For the most part, CC licenses focus on who can upload a copy of a file. A song under any CC license can by uploaded by anybody whose activity fits within the terms of the license. For example, the Attribution-Sharealike license allows […]