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I’m not strict about copyright, but I do want to be credited.

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It took some wrangling, but we are fully credited and featured on the website.

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I haven’t really taken the time to write very much on the subject of copyright, but I firmly believe that copyright and patent law in the U.S. is horribly broken.

I could write an entire post just about that, but, this post is more about what I did when I found out my work was used without permission.

Actually, to be strict about it, the photo technically wasn’t captured by me, but an old work colleague.  This is the photo in question:

Tulsi solar-electric oven at the house This is a photo of our Tulsi solar-electric oven, right on the front porch where I do solar cooking on hot summer days.

The oven isn’t made too durably, and it looks a little more worn than it did when this photo was taken by our friend.  I figured I’d look to see if I could get replacement parts.  I didn’t buy it directly from the manufacturer– I…

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Wherever you see "jaklumen", that's me- the username is still unique as of the current year. Be aware that the facet you see, is only a small part of the me that is me.

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