This issue comes and goes in this thread all the time.
I also suggested in the past to delegate the job to the client since I
could't see a scenario where we use server side request and be within
see here : http://gaengine.blogspot.com/2010/05/google-maps-api-quotas-and-app-engine.html
I was wrong. Recently I run into a case where I had to do this and
still I am sure I am within legal limits, this is so when you need the
geolocation service in order to publish a static map served from
So this is a real problem and the issue has to be resolved somehow,
although I think we are discussing this in the wrong group. IMO that
this is an issue for the maps group and we should adress it there.
Update :For an alternative solution you can take a look here.
On Jul 8, 10:29 pm, Zarko <eladza...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Yes, it is in use with a Google map, actually I am trying to save
> requests to Google from clients...
> On Jul 8, 6:43 pm, Barry Hunter <barrybhun...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > On 8 July 2010 16:08, Zarko <eladza...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > > By the way I can't transfer the job to the client (it's not a browser
> > > app).
> > Are you sure your app is using the API legally then?
> > *Note: **the Geocoding API may only be used in conjunction with a Google
> > map; geocoding results without displaying them on a map is prohibited.*
> > *
> > *
> > fromhttp://code.google.com/apis/maps/documentation/geocoding/