Drake IP 2013: Jon Garon, “Digital Hollywood: Reimagining Film, Music, Television and Publishing Distribution”

Liveblogged from Drake IP Roundtable 2013. Jon Garon begins by noting that Louis CK and other comedians started a movement of creating their own downloadable shows, liberated from traditional publishers. It was a relatively expensive production – a three-camera setup – but he was able to make about twice the amount of royalties he probably Read more about Drake IP 2013: Jon Garon, “Digital Hollywood: Reimagining Film, Music, Television and Publishing Distribution”[…]

Commonly.cc – ransoming art and music into the public domain

I recently spoke with Nick Liow, the founder of commonly.cc, a fascinating project which aims to provide a general crowdfunding platform to release art and music into the public domain (CC0). In its first trial two weeks ago, Commonly.cc raised $1000 in just a few days to release a bundle of game art assets. This Read more about Commonly.cc – ransoming art and music into the public domain[…]