Terms of Use (User Agreement)

Acceptance of User Agreement

  1. By visting, browsing and/or registering on our Service you agree to this User Agreement and rules policies and procedures.
  2. This User Agreement maybe may be updated from time to time without notice to you.
  3. This Service may be subject to additional terms and conditions from time to time and your use of such Service is subject to those additional terms and conditions, which are integrated into this User Agreement.
  4. This User Agreement applies to all users of the Service, including, without limitation, users who are contributors of content, information, and other materials or services, registered or otherwise.

Eligibility of Use

The Service is offered only for your use, and not for the use or benefit of any third party. You represent and warrant that you are 18 years of age or older. If you are under the age of 18, you may not, under any circumstances or for any reason, use our Service. We may, in our sole discretion, refuse to offer the Service to any person and change its eligibility criteria at any time. You are solely responsible for ensuring that this User Agreement is in compliance with all laws, rules and regulations applicable to you and the right to access the Service is revoked where this User Agreement or use of the Service is prohibited or to the extent offering, sale or provision of the Service conflicts with any applicable law, rule or regulation.

Registration

You may register for an account on the Service (an "Account") or sign in using Facebook connect. You are not required to sign up for an Account to use certain portions of the Service. Certain features of the Service, such as posting articles or comments on the Site, require that you register for an Account.

  1. (i) select or use as a handle a name of another person with the intention to impersonate;
  2. (ii) use as a handle that is subject to any rights of a person other than you without appropriate authorization; or
  3. (iii) use, as a handle, a name that is otherwise, vulgar, offensive obscene.

You are solely responsible for the activity that occurs on your Account. You are also solely responsible for keeping your Account password secure. You may never use another person's account or information for the Service without their permission. You must notify us immediately of any change in your eligibility to use the Service (including any changes to or revocation of any licenses from state authorities), breach of security or unauthorized use of your Account. You should never publish, distribute or post signin information for your Account.

You permit us to access certain information from your Facebook profile for use by the Service. You may control the amount of information that is accessible to us by adjusting your Facebook privacy settings. By using the Service, you are authorizing us to collect, store, retain, and use indefinitely, in accordance with our Privacy Policy at www.metafuzz.com/legal/privacy any and all information provided to us via Facebook you are permitted to share.

You must provide accurate and complete information and keep your Account information updated. You shall have the ability to delete your Account, either directly or through a request made to one of our affiliates or employees.

Rules of Conduct

You are responsible for all of your activity in connection with the Service. As a condition of use, you promise not to use the Service for any purpose that is prohibited by these Terms of Use.

You shant (and shant permit any third party to) either (a) take any action or (b) download, upload, post, submit or otherwise distribute or facilitate distribution of any Content on or through the Service, including without limitation any User Content, that:

  1. you know is false, untruthful, inaccurate or misleading;
  2. is unlawful, harassing, threatening, abusive, defamatory, libelous, deceptive, fraudulent, invasive of another's privacy, obscene, vulgar, tortious, pornographic, offensive, profane, contains or depicts nudity, contains or depicts sexual activity, or is otherwise inappropriate as determined by us in our sole discretion;
  3. constitutes unauthorized or unsolicited advertising, junk or bulk e-mail aka "spamming";
  4. contains software viruses or any other computer codes, files, or programs that are designed or intended to disrupt, damage, limit or interfere with the proper function of any software, hardware, or telecommunications equipment or to damage or obtain unauthorized access to any system, data, password or other information of ours or of any third party;
  5. impersonates any person or entity, including any of our employees or representatives; or
  6. includes anyone's identification documents or sensitive financial information.
  7. copyright, trademark, infringes any patent, trade secret, right of publicity or other right of any other person or entity or violates any law or contractual duty (see our DMCA Copyright Policy www.metafuzz.com/legal/dmca )

You shant:

  • (i) take any action that imposes or may impose (as determined by us in our sole discretion) an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our (or our third party providers') infrastructure;
  • (ii) interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Service or any activities conducted on the Service;
  • (iii) bypass, circumvent or attempt to bypass or circumvent any measures we may use to prevent or restrict access to the Service (or other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to the Service);
  • (iv) run any form of auto-responder or "spam" on the Service; (v) use manual or automated software, devices, or other processes to "crawl" or "spider" any page of the Site;
  • (vi) harvest or scrape any Content from the Service; or (vii) otherwise take any action in violation of our guidelines and policies.

You shant (directly or indirectly):

  • (i) decipher, decompile, disassemble, reverse engineer or otherwise attempt to derive any source code or underlying ideas or algorithms of any part of the Service (including without limitation any application), except to the limited extent applicable laws specifically prohibit such restriction,
  • (ii) modify, translate, or otherwise create derivative works of any part of the Service, or
  • (iii) copy, rent, lease, distribute, or otherwise transfer any of the rights that you receive hereunder. You shall abide by all applicable local, state, national and international laws and regulations.

We also reserve the right to access, read, preserve, and disclose any information as we reasonably believe is necessary to

  • (i) satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request,
  • (ii) enforce this User Agreement, including investigation of potential violations hereof,
  • (iii) detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues,
  • (iv) respond to user support requests, or
  • (v) protect the rights, property or safety of us, our users and the public.

Warranty Disclaimer

We have no special relationship with or fiduciary duty to you. You acknowledge that We have no duty to take any action regarding:

  1. which users gain access to the Service;
  2. what Content you access via the Service; or
  3. how you may interpret or use the Content.

ARBITRATION NOTICE AND CLASS ACTION WAIVER: EXCEPT FOR CERTAIN TYPES OF DISPUTES DESCRIBED IN THE ARBITRATION SECTION BELOW, YOU AGREE THAT DISPUTES BETWEEN YOU AND US WILL BE RESOLVED BY BINDING, INDIVIDUAL ARBITRATION AND YOU WAIVE YOUR RIGHT TO PARTICIPATE IN A CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT OR CLASS-WIDE ARBITRATION.

Third Party Service

The Service may permit you to link to other websites, services or resources on the Internet, including but not limited to our sponsors and Facebook, and other websites, services or resources may contain links to the Service. When you access third party resources on the Internet, you do so at your own risk. These other resources are not under our control, and you acknowledge that we are not responsible or liable for the content, functions, accuracy, legality, appropriateness or any other aspect of such websites or resources. The inclusion of any such link does not imply our endorsement or any association between us and their operators. You further acknowledge and agree that we shant be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such website or resource.

Cancelling or Terminating Access to the Service

We reserve the right to cancel or terminate your access to all or any part of the Service at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice, effective immediately, which may result in the forfeiture and destruction of all information associated with your membership. If you wish to terminate your Account, you may do so by following the instructions on the Site or through the Service.

Miscellaneous

Force Majeure. We shant be liable for any failure to perform our obligations hereunder where such failure results from any cause beyond our reasonable control, including, without limitation, mechanical, electronic or communications failure or degradation.

Agency. No agency, partnership, joint venture, or employment relationship is created as a result of this User Agreement and neither party has any authority of any kind to bind the other in any respect.

No Waiver. Our failure to enforce any part of this User Agreement shant constitute a waiver of our right to later enforce that or any other part of this User Agreement. Waiver of compliance in any particular instance does not mean that we will waive compliance in the future. In order for any waiver of compliance with this User Agreement to be binding, we must provide you with written notice of such waiver through one of our authorized representatives.