Pinterest: 3rd Largest Social Network Now Open To All

Pinterest: 3rd Largest Social Network Now Open To All

If for some reason you never got to try Pinterest, now may be a good time to do it. Previously you needed an invitation to sign-up, but that’s no longer the case. Anyone can now sign-up for free, without waiting.

Launched in 2010, Pinterest became the fastest-growing site ever, and it’s now considered to be the third largest social networking site, behind Facebook and Twitter. Women account for 60 percent of Pinterest’s visitors.

On Pinterest users collect photos and images in an elegant virtual pinboard, with boards for fashion clothes, beauty products, well-designed technology, architecture, or anything else they want to organize and share.

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EU Court: Used Software Can Be Resold, Even Online

EU Court: Used Software Can Be Resold, Even Online

The European Union’s Court of Justice decided that software – on physical media and downloaded from the Internet – can be resold as used software by both individuals and companies.¬†This means that software authors can no longer prevent customers from reselling their products.

The sale of used software is allowed even in case of digitally downloaded programs, as long as the seller deletes every existing copy of the software after delivering it to the buyer. The seller doesn’t have to transfer the program from his computer to the buyer’s, the buyer can simply download a copy from the software vendor’s website. The right to any upgrades or patches is also¬†transferred with the sale of the used software.

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