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We use several icons from both the Gnome Desktop Icons
(Gnome 2.18 Icon Theme) and Tango Desktop Icons sets. Both of
these icon sets are released under the GNU General Public License (GPL).
We actually took our copies of these icons from Wikimedia Commons as they
display and categorize the icons making them easy to view and find.
In addition to using some of the icons as-is, we also edited some of them for use on the site. Because of this, we
are re-releasing the following edited icons per the terms of the GPL:
Our avatars are served by Gravatar. For our members and guests that don't
have a Gravatar account, we use their "identicon" avatar format which generates a unique icon for each person.
We use the HTML Agility Pack library (un-edited) by
Simon Mourier for various HTML processing needs. While it doesn't make sense for software, this library is
released under the Creative Commons Sharealike license.
We use FCKeditor which is an open source WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You Get)
HTML editor. It is release under the
GNU General Public License (GPL),
GNU Lesser General Public License (LGPL),
and/or Mozilla Public License (MPL).
Both the Prototype
site for various client-side scripting tasks. Both these libraries are released under the
is a system to help distinguish "bots" (usually
used to post spam) from real people. They are typically implemented by
making you type in a word or phrase from a distorted image before you
can submit a form. popisms.com uses CAPTCHAs on our
and on other pages that allow guest to participate (logged in members
do not have to fill out CAPTCHAs).
While we wish we didn't need to use a CAPTCHA system, we have chosen
reCAPTCHA because it helps to
digitise books and newspapers (as well as old-time radio shows for
people who use the audio captcha). reCAPTCHA is a free service that
anyone can use on their web site.
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