The 2048 guys stole my iPhone game(medium.com)

almost 5 years ago from A. Pocius, UI Designer

  • Tamerlan SozievTamerlan Soziev, almost 5 years ago

    From what I understand the 2048 was an open source project with a free to distribute or modify license, I don't see what a lawyer can do here.

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    • Sacha GreifSacha Greif, almost 5 years ago

      Actually that's interesting. I don't think open-source licenses cover naming and branding, do they?

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      • Louis-André LabadieLouis-André Labadie, almost 5 years ago

        I just looked up the specific license, which is MIT. It's very permissive.

        Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so [...]

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