Terms of Service

Date of Last Revision: January 14, 2015

Welcome to GadgetReactor.com!

GadgetReactor provides its services to you through its website located at www.gadgetreactor.com (our “Site”) and through other of our websites and applications that link to these Terms of Service (“Terms”). We refer to our Site and other applications collectively as our “Services.”

These Terms govern your access to and use of our Services. The Terms are a legal contract between you and GadgetReactor.com, so it is important that you review them carefully before using our Services.

Your use of our Services indicates that you agree to follow and be bound by the Terms.

Changes to the Terms

We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to change the Terms at any time. If we do this, we will post the changes on this page and will indicate at the top of this page the date these terms were last revised. We will notify you of material changes, either through our user interface, in an email notification or through other reasonable means. Your continued use of our Services after the date any such changes become effective constitutes your acceptance of the new Terms.

Please note that when using certain services, you will be subject to any additional terms applicable to such services that may be posted on our Site or otherwise made available through our Services from time to time.

Your Privacy

At GadgetReactor, we respect the privacy of our users. For details please see our Privacy Policy at http://www.gadgetreactor.com/privacy. By using our Services, you consent to our collection and use of information as outlined in our Privacy Policy.

Conditions of Use

User Conduct: You are solely responsible for all code, video, images, information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, messages or other materials (“content”) that you upload, post, publish, transmit (including by email), or display (collectively, “upload”) via our Services or otherwise upload to GadgetReactor. The following are examples of the kind of content and/or use that is illegal or prohibited by GadgetReactor. You agree to not use our Services to:

(a) upload any content that (i) infringes any intellectual property or other proprietary rights of any party; (ii) you do not have a right to upload under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships; (iii) contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment; (iv) poses or creates a privacy or security risk to any person; (v) constitutes unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, commercial activities and/or sales, “junk mail,” “spam,” “chain letters,” “pyramid schemes,” “contests,” “sweepstakes,” or any other form of solicitation; (vi) is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortious, excessively violent, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, pornographic, libelous, invasive of another’s privacy, reflects animus towards any race, ethnicity, gender or sexual orientation, or is otherwise objectionable; or (vii) in the sole judgment of GadgetReactor, is objectionable or which restricts or inhibits any other person from using or enjoying our Services, or which may expose GadgetReactor or its users to any harm or liability of any type;
(b) interfere with or disrupt our Services or servers or networks connected to our Services, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to our Services;
(c) violate any applicable local, state, national or international law, or any regulations having the force of law;
(d) impersonate any person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;
(e) solicit personal information from anyone under the age of 18;
(f) harvest or collect email addresses or other contact information of other users from our Services by electronic or other means for the purposes of sending unsolicited emails or other unsolicited communications;
(g) advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose that is not specifically authorized;
(h) further or promote any criminal activity or enterprise or provide instructional information about illegal activities; or
(i) obtain or attempt to access or otherwise obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through our Services.

Commercial Use: Our Services are for your personal and non-commercial use. Unless otherwise expressly authorized in these Terms or otherwise authorized in writing by us, you agree not to display, distribute, license, perform, publish, reproduce, duplicate, copy, create derivative works from, modify, sell, resell, exploit, transfer or upload for any commercial purposes, any portion of our Services, use of our Services, or access to our Services, including in each case any content contained therein, other than your own User Content (as defined below) that you legally upload to our Services.

Intellectual Property Rights

Services Content, Software and Trademarks: You acknowledge and agree that our Services may contain content or features (“Service Content”) that are protected by copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret or other proprietary rights and laws. Except as expressly authorized by GadgetReactor, you agree not to modify, copy, frame, scrape, rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute or create derivative works based on our Services or any Service Content, in whole or in part, except that the foregoing does not apply to your own User Content (as defined below) that you legally upload to our Services. You may not access our Services through robots, scraping tools or similar data-gathering or extraction methods.

Third Party Material: Under no circumstances will GadgetReactor be liable in any way for any content or materials of any third parties (including users), including, but not limited to, for any errors or omissions in any content, or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any such content. You acknowledge that GadgetReactor does not have a duty to pre-screen content, but that GadgetReactor and its designees will have the right in their sole discretion to refuse or remove any content that is available via our Services. This includes the right to remove any content that violates these Terms or is deemed by GadgetReactor, in its sole discretion, to be otherwise objectionable. You agree that you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any content, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such content.

You acknowledge and agree that any questions, comments, suggestions, ideas, feedback, and other information about our Services (“Feedback”), provided by you to GadgetReactor is non-confidential, and GadgetReactor will be entitled to the unrestricted use and dissemination of this Feedback for any purpose, commercial or otherwise, without acknowledgment or compensation to you.

Copyright Complaints: GadgetReactor respects the intellectual property of others, and we ask our users to do the same. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or that your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated, on our Site or otherwise within our Services, you should notify GadgetReactor of your infringement claim in accordance with the procedure set forth below.

Third Party Websites

Our Services may provide, or third parties may provide, links or other access to other sites and resources on the Internet. GadgetReactor has no control over such sites and resources and GadgetReactor is not responsible for and does not endorse such sites and resources.

Social Networking and Other Third Party Services

You may enable or log in to our Services via various online third party services, such as social media and social networking services like Facebook or Twitter (all of these services, “Third Party Services”). In addition, you may log into, access, or use some Third Party Services directly or indirectly through our Services. By integrating with these Third Party Services in this way, we make your online experiences richer and more personalized. To take advantage of these features and capabilities, we may ask you to authenticate, register for, or log into Third Party Services on the websites of their respective providers or through our own Site. As part of such integration, the Third Party Services may provide us with access to certain information that you have provided to such Third Party Services, in which case we will use, store, and disclose such information in accordance with our Privacy Policy. Likewise, we may provide those Third Party Services that you utilize in connection with our Services access to certain information that you have provided to us, in which case those Third Party Services will use, store, and disclose such information in accordance with the privacy policies that govern those Third Party Services. For more information about the implications of activating these Third Party Services and GadgetReactor use, storage and disclosure of information related to you and your use of such services within GadgetReactor, please see our Privacy Policy.

Disclosure Policy

This blog accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions or other forms of compensation.

The compensation received will never influence the content, topics or posts made in this blog. All advertising is in the form of advertisements generated by a third party ad network. Those advertisements will be identified as paid advertisements.

The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely the blog owners. If we claim or appear to be experts on a certain topic or product or service area, we will only endorse products or services that we believe, based on our expertise, are worthy of such endorsement. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer or provider.

Disclaimer

The materials on GadgetReactor are provided “as is”. We make 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, GadgetReactor does not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of the materials on its Internet web site or otherwise relating to such materials or on any sites linked to this site.

Questions? Concerns? Suggestions?

Please contact us at kaer@gadgetreactor.com to report any violations of these Terms or with questions regarding the Terms of Services.