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The author actually picked the Apache license but changed it to MIT a year ago[1].

I imagine the author is trying to do open source well by using a license but doesn't fully understand the impact it has on the project. That's fair enough, and very common when people are new to open source.

[1] https://github.com/mikolajdobrucki/ikonate/commit/5993f43ce6...

choosealicense.org is a great resource

Or http://beza1e1.tuxen.de/licences/ (needs JavaScript).

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