10-01-2012 03:54 PM - edited 10-01-2012 04:21 PM
Hi, i have questions... i can not use Faacebook icon to create Launcher for native BlackBerry Facebook?
I got this message today...somebody maybe report!
Look at this:
You are being contacted because your Blackberry application is not in compliance with Section V of Facebook's Platform Policy, and because it violates Facebook's trademark rights.
Pinky Launcher For Facebook
Facebook appreciates your interest in developing Blackberrry applications that allow users to connect and share with Facebook. While we encourage third parties to implement the Facebook API in their applications, we cannot allow third party applications to look like they might be official Facebook applications or endorsed or sponsored by Facebook.
As we hope you can appreciate, protection of its famous trademarks is very important to Facebook. It is in both our interest that you develop your own distinctive branding for your applications, and use Facebook's trademarks only as specifically authorized under Facebook's policies.
Your application violates Facebook’s policies and rights for one or more of the following reasons:
- Use of Facebook's F logo or a derivative ormodified version of the F logo in your application icon. This is not allowed.
- Use of the FACEBOOK logo. This is notallowed. Anywhere.
- Incorrect use of FB or the FACEBOOK trademark in your application title. If you wish to accurately indicate that your application is compatible with Facebook, please see the following link :https://developers.facebook.com/docs/guides/policy
No other use of FB or FACEBOOK in your application title is permitted.
The following issues may also apply:
We are happy to work with you to bring your application into compliance.
Phone - 650 485-6064
And i send for this response this message:
This is only shortscut to run BlackBerry Facebook application! Not application Facebook! In app world is many other application wit facebook icon! And this is allowed.
And got answer:
Phone - 650 485-6064
What do you think???? All application in name "Facebook" has ben removed from app world???
And this is questions...i found icon Facebook with License: "Commercial usage Allowed"
Maybe next patent trool like applle??? I must remove my account Faceook...**bleep**!
YES!!! TODAY I SUCCESFULLY REMOVED MY FB ACCOUNT!!!! I M VERY HAPPY
10-02-2012 08:35 AM
Hi again...i contact wit autor of this icon Facebook and i write this questions to this autor:
This is link to Icon Facebook:
Hi Andreas! Your icons is amaizing!!! I have questions. I made application for facebook, this is only shortcut with icon Facebook. When user click this icon launch official facebook application. This application is for BlackBerry Device and is pay.
I have questions...i found on this site sweet icon:
And i can used this icon Facebook in my application? For commercial usage? Please reply me.
And if i can used this icon in my application i add information like this:
I used Facebook icon from this site:
If i have no use for commercial how many i pay you for this icon to commercial usage? I have pay pal account.
This is correct form? Regards Kris.
And i got reply today from autor of this ICON:
10-03-2012 04:14 AM - edited 10-03-2012 04:25 AM
Laughs is good for health ... I contacted with others that share icon facebook.
Here is the answer one person :
I dont know how to handle this issue. Facebook has just revised their copyright laws.
10-04-2012 07:49 AM
10-04-2012 08:55 AM - edited 10-04-2012 09:37 AM
Hi, i have questions.I found this icon:
And i can used this icon on my mobile application as main icon?
I see license:
Commercial usage: Allowed
My application is pay(0.99$)
I dont have problem with Facebook TEAM when i use this icon in my
commercial project? Maybe you have license from Facebook to commercial
usage logo "f" Facebook?
Or another questions...i can buy facebook icon with permission to use in
my all commercial project??? I need cool icon Facebook and i search
everything...and nothing found to commercial usage.Please reply me.
This mail is sent via contact form on Premium Creative Nerds
I got answer:
Yes your more than welcome to Kris. Regards Timothy xxxxx Sent from my iPhone
So if you buy a Facebook icon that I can use it in my application?
I send again message to this autor:
Please simply reply me: YES OR NO
I can used this icon in my pay and commercail application mobile with main icon of program?
This is link to your icon:
And i dont have any trouble with Facebook TEAM?
Please reply simple YES or NO.
If me reply i paste this answer.
Ohhhh, i got answer very FAST!!! This is answer:
10-04-2012 10:12 AM
10-04-2012 10:14 AM
10-04-2012 10:20 AM
Hey...do you see what i write above???
I asking for everything! What do you understand?
In reply i got clear answer: YES, you can do used my icon in commercial application with my icon Facebook.
Simple? Yes...simple and clear.
I asked whether or not I will have problems with Facebook. wrote that they do not.
This is stupid problem i even see.
When i buy icon for commercial ussage i dont allow to use them???
Nevermind....now i deleted my Facebook account and removed all their icon from my app and i very happy