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As a business owner you are preparing to release a new software game. What factors should you consider to choose between an open-source or freeware license distribution?

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While open-source and freeware licensed software has the great advantage of reducing the development time and cost of a new software game by making already available usable code, it has the potential to cause a number of ...

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The solution discusses the licensing issues to consider when a business procures or creates a software, particularly when choosing between open-source and freeware software.

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