Why yes... Yes it is...
To keep it short:
Thank you for your interest in Google. We have reviewed your request to use Google Earth images. Google Earth images always require the Google Logo be displayed and cannot be altered in any way. If your map is an altered image, we cannot approve this use.
I guess I can't sell, or distribute the map in any way. Sucks really. So now I work on other avenues to work with this map and/or create anew.
Questions/thoughts/ideas always welcome...
P.S. Project is NOT dead. just have to work around it. ;)
Thursday, September 17, 2015
Sunday, September 13, 2015
Request for permission to use Google brand features
Thank you for your request. Due to the great number of brand permission inquiries we receive, please allow for two weeks for us to respond. We will get back to you as soon as we can.
The Google Permissions team
Yea, just gotta bide my time and hope they say yes.
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
I have been working hard on getting prepped for the eventual sale of my map. However, since this is a map made mostly of Google satellite imagery, I need to get their permission to use them in this project to make any sort of money. So in the immortal works of the Emperor...