Copyright Conundrum

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Copyright Conundrum

Postby 1DVD4D2UDK » 01 Sep 2015, 19:08

How on earth is anyone supposed to be artistically creative? :?:

When, everyone and their mother is looking for infringements against
their works - be it concept or completed proven hardware/software or
virtual design, in some creatively protected non user friendly format!☺

So, the question at hand here is - how can we be creative & artistic?
without stepping on anyone's toes so to speak, that may have made
a design some 20 years ago that just happens to look similar to what
we have created without even knowing about what was done before?
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Re: Copyright Conundrum

Postby Poxy » 01 Sep 2015, 23:13

Eliminate the concept of patent and copyright.

It's only holding inventors and creators back.

Especially the patent side of this.
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Re: Copyright Conundrum

Postby 1DVD4D2UDK » 02 Sep 2015, 06:08

Poxy wrote:Eliminate the concept patent and copyright.

It's only holding inventors and creators back.

Especially the patent side of this.

Another viewpoint, but straight to the heart of the matter - while any
inventive person would have to know all the in's & out's of every patent
made to be able to create something new that's never been done before! :|
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Re: Copyright Conundrum

Postby cae2100 » 02 Sep 2015, 13:07

-devotes life to studying every single patent-
oh wait, no time to invent anything now...
:P
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Re: Copyright Conundrum

Postby 1DVD4D2UDK » 02 Sep 2015, 20:40

cae2100 wrote:-devotes life to studying every single patent-
oh wait, no time to invent anything now...
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Heh! Point taken!
Easily a daunting task to be sure! :|
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Re: Copyright Conundrum

Postby Poxy » 02 Sep 2015, 22:22

I had a friend who was absolutely BRILLIANT, but quite poor. He couldn't afford patents, so even though he had good ideas, he wasn't ever able to spend $300+ on patents.
Of course, he later found out most of his most ingenious inventions had already been invented and patented. So it's quite sad about that as well.
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Re: Copyright Conundrum

Postby 1DVD4D2UDK » 03 Sep 2015, 06:25

Poxy wrote:I had a friend who was absolutely BRILLIANT, but quite poor. He couldn't afford patents, so even though he had good ideas, he wasn't ever able to spend $300+ on patents.
Of course, he later found out most of his most ingenious inventions had already been invented and patented. So it's quite sad about that as well.
True, although I think the most difficult would be trying to combine those patented ideas into something new and useful - but being held up by one or more of the copyright permissions requested, and not even being able to publish your new idea or concept without them! :|
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Re: Copyright Conundrum

Postby Vertigo Fox » 04 Sep 2015, 16:19

To answer the first post it's simple, you just need to be confident in your originality.
If you're doubting your originality yourself that's when other people start doubting.

This is why you don't need to know everything that's been created over the course of history. It's about attitude.
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Re: Copyright Conundrum

Postby Poxy » 04 Sep 2015, 18:02

I think lawyers would disagree, Vertigo. =p
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Re: Copyright Conundrum

Postby Vertigo Fox » 05 Sep 2015, 01:07

About patents yeah, but that's not the part I'm talking about.
What I mean to say is that yes it's not possible to create something original that parts of it haven't been done before, but that doesn't actually matter as much as you'd think. Artists still manage to create art and not get sued for creating art, for the most part.
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