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Wikipedia launches ‘world’s largest photo contest’

Wikipedia is launching another massive photo contest to boost the number of free photos visible in WikiMedia Commons and available for illustrating Wikipedia stories.
The contest is Wiki Loves Monuments 2012, and is focused on photos of historic sites around the world.

YouTube adds Creative Commons licenses for video editing

Google on Thursday announced it was introducing Creative Commons licenses for YouTube. The new feature will give users a large selection of video clips from all types of subject areas that they can then share, edit, and remix.