Hacker Connect January 16 in New York
An event for and by the real estate tech community

The idea of content being king on the Internet is not a new one. If some of that content consists of photos, there are some rules that need to be followed. One of my blog readers took me to task over a photo I took of "The Bean" in Chicago. The bean-shaped metal sculpture -- its real title is "Cloud Gate" -- is a public work of art, located in a public park and it is photographed so many times a day that I am surprised it has not faded. People come from all over the world to worship the bean. The reader commented that I had no right to post a photo of someone else's work of art on my blog. I am not a lawyer and have read several articles on the subject and they don't seem to be in agreement, at least where The Bean is concerned. Articles about it can be foun...