Based in Sydney, Australia, Foundry is a blog by Rebecca Thao. Her posts explore modern architecture through photos and quotes by influential architects, engineers, and artists.

Dispelling the Google Drive "Ownership" Issue

There's a rumor floating around suggesting when you upload content to Google Drive you lose ownership of that content. I've been prompted to this many times since launching my last blog post in favor of the service. The fact is it's simply not true. It's actually quite easy to read and understand Google's new terms of service. It states the following:

"Some of our Services allow you to submit content. You retain ownership of any intellectual property rights that you hold in that content. In short, what belongs to you stays yours."

Seems pretty cut and dry to me. Google does retain qualified rights to use your content if they want to. You still own your content though. Just wanted to clear that up...

Collaborating with Google Docs :: Lose the Projector

Google Drive :: Finally Here