[Talk-us] OSM map use w/o attribution at US News & World Report
jlevente89 at gmail.com
Fri Sep 28 15:35:31 UTC 2018
Maybe I am missing something here but when I checked the link you provided
I can see the proper attribution displayed in the Leaflet map. Screenshot:
On Thu, Sep 27, 2018 at 12:51 PM Steve Friedl <steve at unixwiz.net> wrote:
> [trying this again]
> Good morning,
> I've never done a use-without-attribution case before, would like to get
> some suggestions before I dive in. I'm pretty sure this is a "substantial"
> It seems that US News & World Report is using OSM data/maps without
> attribution in their Health website; my opthalmologist's page
> includes a map that I instantly recognized as OSM. I make it a point to
> enhance the maps every time I have an appointment somewhere, and I had done
> substantial cleanup of the maps in the northeast corner of Brookhurst &
> Ellis in Fountain Valley.
> The *current* map doesn't look much like the one in the US News page:
> because of my subsequent changes, but - among other things - the spurious
> and incorrect segment of "Ellis Street" just below the main Ellis Street
> leftover Tiger data that I'd fixed as well on changeset
> Digging in, it seems that US News runs their own tile server (example
> so this is clearly them and not (say) Leaflet.
> Their terms & conditions page https://www.usnews.com/info/features/terms
> a helpful email address copyrightagent at usnews.com that invites contacts
> about copyright issues.
> So, I think I should be following the procedure here:
> with a polite note to them.
> Am I on the right track?
> Steve Friedl // Software & Network Security Consultant // 714-345-4571
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