[Ubuntu-CA-US] Loco Team Map

Tom Haddon tom at greenleaftech.net
Sat Aug 18 08:19:15 UTC 2007

On Fri, 2007-08-17 at 14:21 -0700, Mike Bronner wrote:
> Hi Neal,
> Tom and I did discuss this, and from what he has told me, it won't be
> an issue, since all points on the map are cached locally, and only the
> addition of a new point constitutes a query. I think this makes if
> perfect for our use. 

Additionally, from what I can see in the Terms of Use, Google have
changed it so that the only restriction is 50,000 geocode lookups per
day. The application caches geocode lookups, so unless we have 50,000
new locations added every day, we should be fine.

Thanks, Tom

> Cheers!
> Mike
> On 8/17/07, Neal Bussett <neal at bussett.com> wrote:
>         Tom, Miggl had mentioned a thousand query limit per day.  Did
>         we get around that
>         with the caching?  Or will this system blow up once
>         popularized?
>         Does google have any methods for generating a static
>         image?  That coupled with 
>         an image map would possibly do it.  Given the lat/lang are
>         already in the page.
>         This might be a good graceful degradation for those of us who
>         browse without
>         javascript as well.
>         Neal
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