20120309 Giving up your Copyright

Giving up your copyright?

Are you using non-UBC services, like gMail, to do UBC business? Did you know that the Google Terms and Conditions say the following?

“When you upload or otherwise submit content to our Services, you give Google (and those we work with) a worldwide license to use, host, store, reproduce, modify, create derivative works (such as those resulting from translations, adaptations or other changes we make so that your content works better with our Services), communicate, publish, publicly perform, publicly display and distribute such content.”

The current contract is at http://www.google.com/accounts/TOS?hl=en

Colin Bryant
Computer System Coordinator
University of BC, Dept. of Psychiatry
Tel: 604-822-7374

IT Support Desk;
Please include your computer’s asset number (bottom of notebooks), with any requests.
E-mail: Psychiatry.IT@ubc.ca
Tel: 604-827-5695
Web: http://www.psychiatry.ubc.ca/f_s/ts.htm