[Bf-committers] concerns of leapmotion sdk terms and conditions.

Campbell Barton ideasman42 at gmail.com
Fri May 17 10:41:17 CEST 2013

Reading the leapmotion 'SDK Terms and Conditions'

Full doc see:
(Their site is down so uploaded here)

Leap Motion's Information. You acknowledge that you may learn
Confidential Information of Leap Motion in connection with this
Agreement. You agree not to use or disclose such Confidential
Information to others without the prior written consent of Leap
... read down to see a broad definition as to whats confidential
(includes algorithms, interfaces).

Theirs also a section about sharing personal information, which Im not
paranoid about but seems unnecessary.

Your Information. Leap Motion may collect personal information
provided by you or your Authorized Users to Leap Motion in connection
with this SDK.
.... snip ...
By submitting personal information about you and/or your Authorized
Users to Leap Motion through your access and use of the SDK, you
consent to Leap Motion's collection and use of such information and
warrant that you have obtained all consents necessary under applicable
law from your Authorized Users to disclose their personal information
to Leap Motion for such purposes. You agree Leap Motion can give your
user name, IP address or other identifying information to law
enforcement authorities or as required by applicable law or

Probably they want to stop others ripping off their work but this
seems a bit at odds with being able to integrate with opensource.

- Campbell

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