Trump's social network is built on a platform it didn't properly license | Engadget

Once discovered, people merely used the site legitimately to register accounts and use its features, the organization said.Please enter a valid email address The Software Freedom Conservancy (SFC) says The Trump Media and Technology Group (TMTG) violated a licensing agreement when it recently launched a test version of TRUTH Social. Thats how AGPLv3s cure provision works no exceptions even if youre a real estate mogul, reality television star, or even a former POTUS, the SFC said. The website ran on a modified version of Mastodon, a free and open-source platform for operating Twitter-like social media networks. If TMTG fails to do so in 30 days, it will permanently lose access to the software it used to build its platform. Add a licensing misstep to the list of problems facing former President Donald Trumps social media network. In the short time a test version of TRUTH Social was up earlier today, it did not do that.
Add a licensing misstep to the list of problems facing former President Donald Trumps social media network. The Software Freedom Conservancy (SFC) says The Trump Media and Technology Group (TMTG) vio… [+1863 chars]