Github prefers the MIT license for its Open Source software

Last Updated on November 29th 2011

A friend passed on this great recent post on how Open Source helps Github,, a social coding (collaborative coding) site:

Towards the end of the post there is a section on why Github prefers MIT license for its Open Source code.

I think MIT may be a little ‘old hat’ and it may be safer to go ASL (Apache License)/Android route, especially as stuff could eventually be on Android too.

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