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When Open Source Is Really Open

CNC (Computer Numerical Control) machines like laser cutters and CNC routers are the latest technology in computer-aided design, allowing individuals to create to their heart's content. More and more people are making designs open-source, granting the public free access to their design files and further simplifying the design process. There are many different licenses that allow for information to be shared and edited, but you’d be surprised to find that not all of them are really open source. We'll break down the different types of licenses and ultimately help you find out which one most accurately matches the principles of open source.