In this sequel to Privacy Playground, for ages 9-12, the three CyberPigs learn some important lessons about authenticating online information and observing rules of netiquette. They also learn how to distinguish between fact and opinion and how to recognize bias and harmful stereotyping in online content. As Les, Mo and Lil discover, "just because it's on the Internet, doesn't mean it's true."
I bet you don’t know that librarians have, right from the start, been at the forefront of the digital information age. Librarians recognized the potential for providing even more information-based services with the advent of Internet based hypermedia. Libraries and librarians have also been stalwart in protecting the intellectual property of content creators and at the same advocating for ‘fair use’ of information all kinds. I’m pretty sure that a very important court decision slipped under your radar this week. So you’re hearing it first on Carpe Librum.
Check out what’s free this week end! We have a sweet storybook app - DinoBpy Adventure; An ABC game app with Fre’s your friend; A cool story making game app with Next Sentence - for lots of fun! A words game app for kids aged 9 and older - Words with Monster; To finish an adventure catching game with Bucketman: Pandora's Curse, great for eyes and hand co-ordination!
Can a painter/collage artist use copyrighted photographs in his works without permission of the photographer? In a closely-watched case, the Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit said in April that the answer is mostly a "yes."
Kimberley Isbell of the Nieman Journalism Lab cited a Harvard Law report and published an extensive post legal considerations surrounding news aggregation. Her summarized best practices and recommendations are below along with my justifications on why it’s in your best interests as a marketer to follow them as I wrote in an earlier blog post.
This post from EduBlogger looks at copyright, fair use and creative commons...issues that many do not understand. It pulls together a list of resources for teachers and students as well as dispelling some of the myths that surround this issue.
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