[OSM-talk] Google Earth terms (was google wms)
nickblack1 at gmail.com
Wed Dec 24 15:32:54 GMT 2008
On Wed, Dec 24, 2008 at 2:58 PM, Gustav Foseid <gustavf at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 24, 2008 at 3:32 PM, Simon Ward <simon at bleah.co.uk> wrote:
>> On Wed, Dec 24, 2008 at 03:14:14PM +0100, Gustav Foseid wrote:
>> > In addition, I have had a hard time finding anything in Google Earth
>> > that limits tracing, as opposed to Google Maps where this is stated very
>> > clearly.
>> Just searching for "google earth terms of service" gives (among other
>> hits), a combined "Google Maps/Earth Terms of Service" that clearly
>> restricts the making of derivative works.
>> : http://maps.google.com/help/terms_maps.html
> Are those really terms for Google Earth and not for Google Maps? I get a
> Norwegian translation on that URL, that does not mention Google Earth at
The title of the page is:
"Google Maps/Earth Terms of Service" -
The paragraph starts:
"By downloading, installing, or using the Google Earth software, accessing
or using the Google Maps service"
So yes, they are really the Google Earth Terms of Service.
> These are the terms I have found for Google Earth:
> These mention that you can only use the images in the Software, which I
> understand to allow tracing as long as it is done with the Google Earth
> trace tool.
> - Gustav
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