Just to back up what Nuria's saying, that logic was reviewed by legal and
they suggested we use the language that Nuria quotes from Wikistats 2. So
I would assume, though I am not a lawyer, that the same language could be
used on all data-backed UIs such as the pageviews tool.
On Fri, Apr 13, 2018 at 2:59 PM, Nuria Ruiz <nu...@wikimedia.org> wrote:
> My 2 cents:
> Data on pageviews endpoint is available under: https://
> creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/ (you need to expand each
> endpoint to see this, sorry, that UX could be better).
> You can add to pageview tool a note about licensing of the features it
> provides. For example: see the footer on wikistats: https://stats.
> "All data, charts, and other content is available under the Creative
> Commons CC0 dedication."
> On Fri, Apr 13, 2018 at 11:48 AM, Leon Ziemba <musikani...@wikimedia.org>
>> Hello Analytics!
>> I have a licensing question. If someone were to share a screenshot of the
>> Analysis <https://tools.wmflabs.org/pageviews> tool (or similar), are
>> they bound the REST API licenses described at
>> https://wikimedia.org/api/rest_v1/ ?
>> I assume so but wanted to make sure. I was prompted with this question
>> because a user was considering using screenshots in a scholarly article.
>> They wish to publish it under a CC-BY license.
>> Please tell me if this statement is accurate:
>> *The underlying pageviews data shown in Pageviews Analysis is provided by
>> the Wikimedia RESTBase API <https://wikimedia.org/api/rest_v1/>, released
>> under the CC-BY-SA 3.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/>
>> and GFDL <https://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html> licenses. Any use of this
>> data, including screenshots, is bound by these licenses, and you
>> irrevocably agree to release modifications or additions under these
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