Yahoo! launched a Creative Commons search engine, permitting you to search the web, filtering results on the basis of Creative Commons licenses. It's another example of recent developments that are shaping the future of media, entertainment and culture in general. I think the industries that are currently in control of these segments of society must see what's happening, but I don't think they really understand.
"Excellent news. So who's next? Google? Nokia? Apple? Come on folks... ;-) Hardware, software and services that support Creative Commons is key for creating the sharing economy. Creative Commons was designed to enable machine readable encoding and this is a great example of why."