Vocabulary

Copyright-the owner has control of what can be done with their intellectual property



Fair Use-exceptions- and limitations to copyright law that allow the public to use portions of copyrighted material



Hacking-accessing someone's computer without permission regardless of the activity or intent


Intellectual Property-originalwork protected by copyright law



Piracy-term used when music, movies and software are copied and "burned" illegally



Plagiarism"stealing" someone else's work and pretending it's yours


Public Domain-materials that are not protected by copyright law that can be used by the public without permission or payment







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