...pivoting to focus on innovation. Still blogging about copyright and occasionally on digitization.
Tuesday, August 05, 2014
Article: Copyright Office Rejected My Attempt To Copyright A Tweet
Gabriel Michael conducted an experiment and tried to copyright protect a tweet by registering it with the U.S. Copyright Office. He did this to test whether a tweet - which is less than 140 characters - is copyrightable. The answer? No. You can read more about his experiment and about some photographs that may not warrant copyright protection here.