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# **Google Maps Platform** (maps.googleapis.com)

> “Google Maps is a web mapping service developed by Google.” – [Source](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Google_Maps)

## Ethical design violations

(Learn more about [Ethical Design](https://ind.ie/ethical-design).)

  * (Tracker)

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  * (Doorslam)
  * (Clickbait)
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  * (Web bug)
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## Decentralised alternatives

Decentralised, free and open alternatives that adhere better to the [Ethical Design Manifesto](https://ind.ie/ethical-design):

  * [Open Street Map](https://www.openstreetmap.org)

## Block rule

Although the content itself is allowed to load, we block cookies to make sure that it does not track people.

```mson
- trigger:
	- url-filter: maps.googleapis.com
- action:
	- type: block-cookies
```

## Prevalence

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**High:** found on 1.1% of surveyed sites (78 instances observed).
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## Notes

  * None yet.