Parts of Stream are copyleft, which means that it cannot be copyrighted. Parts of Stream are open source code, which means that the original distinctions, thoughtmaps, thoughtware, models, and processes are freely available for people to use, improve, and derive further works. Specifically, we adopt the Creative Commons licensing protocol (Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike International 4.0 License) (CC BY S-A Intl. 4.0) which states that derived works should also carry the legal attribution and share-alike clauses. Anybody, anywhere, who has the ability to consciously understand and responsibly use the thoughtware, distinctions, thoughtmaps, tools and processes of Stream has full authority and responsibility to further expand, deepen, clarify, evolve, apply, and share them. All further development of Stream feeds Gaia’s creative commons ecosystem.
Copyleft is appropriate because the growing set of tools, processes, and thoughtmaps through which Stream tools are applied come from an inexhaustible source of clarity and possibility open to all who can access it.
You are free to:
- Share — copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format
- Adapt — remix, transform, and build upon the material for any purpose, even commercially.
The licensor cannot revoke these freedoms as long as you follow the license terms.
Under the following terms:
- Attribution — You must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use.
- No additional restrictions — You may not apply legal terms or technological measures that legally restrict others from doing anything the license permits.
- You do not have to comply with the license for elements of the material in the public domain or where your use is permitted by an applicable exception or limitation.
- No warranties are given. The license may not give you all of the permissions necessary for your intended use. For example, other rights such as publicity, privacy, or moral rights may limit how you use the material.
- Licensing inquiries can be made to hello [at] holonet [dot] space.
Although Stream, A Unified Field of Possibility by Collaborative Governance Solutions Collective is marked with CC BY SA Int'l 4.0, some of its participants listed as a Technology, Protocol, or Network Component carry each their own licensing model.
As such, parts of this work are derived from or connected to third party source licenses, such as MC2, MC3, Ceramic, JLINC, Tru, Holochain, Lux, Casper, and many others. Please refer to the specific Technology, Protocol, or Network Component for specific licensing inquiries.