[talk-au] Map use without attribution

Kim Oldfield osm at oldfield.wattle.id.au
Wed Jul 24 10:45:19 UTC 2019


This looks like a serious attribution error.

The attribution link is to Google maps. Clicking on "Terms of Use" in 
the bottom right corner of the map takes you to 
https://www.google.com/intl/en-US_US/help/terms_maps.html

The map tiles are coming from tile.openstreetmap.org

On 24/7/19 7:57 pm, David Wales wrote:
> Hi Talk-AU,
>
> I've just noticed some OSM tiles which are being used without attribution.
> https://www.westernsydney.edu.au/future/our-campuses/liverpool-city-campus.html
>
> Here is the same location in OSM:
> https://www.openstreetmap.org/search?query=Liverpool%2C%20nsw#map=17/-33.92121/150.92614
>
> Is this substantial enough to be worth contacting the website owner?
>
> Relevant links:
> https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Lacking_proper_attribution
> https://wiki.osmfoundation.org/wiki/Licence/Community_Guidelines/Substantial_-_Guideline
>
> Regards,
> David Wales
>
>
>
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