Privacy and Terms of Use

This project uses data from Moves but is not endorsed or certified by Moves. Moves is a trademark of ProtoGeo Oy.


MOVE-O-SCOPE ( is produced by Moveoscope in San Francisco. The privacy policy of MOVE-O-SCOPE is summarized below.

Gathering of Information

MOVE-O-SCOPE does not gather personally identifying information. Your location and activity history is associated with a randomly generated key which also facilitates bookmarking of the URL so that you can return to your personal visualization. MOVE-O-SCOPE does store your unique user ID from Moves.

Use of Information

We value your privacy. We don't intend to use the data collected by MOVE-O-SCOPE for any purpose other than to display it in a visual format, accessible only to the people who have knowledge of the unique URL of your visualization.

Security of Information

MOVE-O-SCOPE stores a summary of your Moves storyline, and sometimes stores cached results derived from the Moves API. If you decide that you would like to have your information deleted from the servers, you may contact us with a mention of your visualization URL.

Sharing of Information with Third Parties

MOVE-O-SCOPE does not share your information with third parties, unless required by law.

Terms of Service


By accessing MOVE-O-SCOPE, you are agreeing to be bound by these website Terms and Conditions of Use, all applicable laws and regulations, and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. If you do not agree with any of these terms, you are prohibited from using or accessing this site. The materials contained in this website are protected by applicable copyright and trade mark law.

Use License

Permission is granted to temporarily download one copy of the materials (information or software) on Moveoscope's website for personal, non-commercial transitory viewing only. This is the grant of a license, not a transfer of title, and under this license you may not:

  1. modify or copy the materials;
  2. use the materials for any commercial purpose, or for any public display (commercial or non-commercial);
  3. attempt to decompile or reverse engineer any software contained on Moveoscope's website;
  4. remove any copyright or other proprietary notations from the materials; or
  5. transfer the materials to another person or "mirror" the materials on any other server.

This license shall automatically terminate if you violate any of these restrictions and may be terminated by Moveoscope at any time. Upon terminating your viewing of these materials or upon the termination of this license, you must destroy any downloaded materials in your possession whether in electronic or printed format.


The materials on MOVE-O-SCOPE are provided "as is". Moveoscope makes no warranties, expressed or implied, and hereby disclaims and negates all other warranties, including without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights. Further, Moveoscope does not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of the materials on its website or otherwise relating to such materials or on any sites linked to this site.


In no event shall Moveoscope or its suppliers be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of data or profit, or due to business interruption) arising out of the use or inability to use the materials on Moveoscope's website, even if Moveoscope or a Moveoscope authorized representative has been notified orally or in writing of the possibility of such damage. Because some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties, or limitations of liability for consequential or incidental damages, these limitations may not apply to you.

Revisions and Errata

The materials appearing on MOVE-O-SCOPE could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. Moveoscope does not warrant that any of the materials on its website are accurate, complete, or current. Moveoscope may make changes to the materials contained on its website at any time without notice. Moveoscope does not, however, make any commitment to update the materials.


Moveoscope has not reviewed all of the sites linked to its website and is not responsible for the contents of any such linked site. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Moveoscope of the site. Use of any such linked website is at the user's own risk.

Site Terms of Use Modifications

Moveoscope may revise these terms of use for its website at any time without notice. By using this website you are agreeing to be bound by the then current version of these Terms and Conditions of Use.

Governing Law

Any claim relating to Moveoscope's website shall be governed by the laws of the State of California without regard to its conflict of law provisions.