LAST UPDATED: APRIL 11, 2013
We reserve the right at our sole discretion and at any time to:
- Change the terms and conditions;
- Change the Site, including eliminating or discontinuing any content on or feature of the Site, restricting the hours of availability or limiting the amount of use permitted; or
- Change any fees or charges for use of the Site, including instituting new or increased fees or charges for the use of the Site or any other related services or any feature thereof.
Any changes we make will be effective immediately after the date such changes are published on the Site. Please check these terms periodically for changes. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes will mean you accept those changes.
GeekyCorner.com is an online application repository and a web portal for technical related news, events, software reviews, interviews and other content (collectively, the 'Service').
The Service may contain information, data, text, software, sound, photographs, graphics, video, notes, messages, concepts, trademarks, service marks, or any other materials whatsoever that are protected by copyrights, patents, trademarks, trade secrets or other proprietary rights, and that these rights are valid and protected in all forms, media and technologies existing now or hereafter developed. All content is copyrighted as a collective work and GeekyCorner owns a copyright of such content.
In order to permit GeekyCorner to protect the quality of its services, you hereby consent to GeekyCorner employees being able to access your account and records on a case by case basis to investigate complaints or other allegations or abuse.
The Site may contain links to other web sites operated by third parties, other than affiliates of GeekyCorner ('Linked Sites'). Because GeekyCorner has no control over such web sites, you acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for the availability of such external web sites, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that GeekyCorner shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such website or resource.
CODE OF CONDUCT
All information, data, text, software, sound, photographs, graphics, video, notes, messages, concepts, trademarks, service marks, or any other materials whatsoever (collectively, the 'Content'), whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, is the sole responsibility of the person from whom such Content originated. This means that the user, and not GeekyCorner, is entirely responsible for all Content that he or she uploads, posts, emails or otherwise transmits via the Site. No user shall transmit Content or otherwise conduct or participate in any activities on the Site that, in the judgment of us, is likely to be prohibited by law in any applicable jurisdiction, including laws governing the encryption of software, the export of technology, the transmission of obscenity, or the permissible uses of intellectual property. We reserve the right to refuse or delete any Content at our sole discretion. In addition, we, in its sole and absolute discretion, may preserve Content and may also disclose Content if required to do so by law or judicial or governmental mandate or as reasonably determined useful by us to protect the rights, property, or personal safety of the Site's users and the public.
We do not control the Content posted to the Site and, as such, do not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of such Content. You are entirely responsible for all Content that you post, email or otherwise transmit via the Service. Under no circumstances will GeekyCorner be liable in any way for any Content, including, but not limited to, liability 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 Content posted, emailed or otherwise transmitted via the Sites. You understand that by using the Service, you may be exposed to Content that is offensive, indecent or objectionable.
By sending or transmitting to us Content, or by posting such Content to any area of the Site, you grant us and our designees a worldwide, non-exclusive, sub-licensable (through multiple tiers), assignable, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right to link to, reproduce, distribute (through multiple tiers), adapt, create derivative works of, publicly perform, publicly display, digitally perform or otherwise use such Content in any media now known or hereafter developed. You hereby grant GeekyCorner permission to display your logo, trademarks and company name on the Site and in press and other public releases or filings. Further, by submitting Content to GeekyCorner, you acknowledge that you have the authority to grant such rights to GeekyCorner. PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU RETAIN OWNERSHIP OF ANY COPYRIGHTS, TRADEMARKS AND SERVICE MARKS IN ANY CONTENT YOU SUBMIT.
When you create or make available Content on GeekyCorner.com, you represent and warrant that:
- you own or have sufficient rights to post or make available your Content on or through GeekyCorner.com;
- the posting or making available of your Content on or through GeekyCorner.com does not violate the privacy rights, publicity rights, copyrights, contract rights or any other rights, including intellectual property rights, of any person or entity;
- your Content is not unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable or harm minors in any way;
- your Content does not endorse or promote racism, bigotry, hatred, or physical harm of any kind against another group or individual, and does not discriminate, incite harassment or advocate harassment of any group or individual;
- you do not upload, post, or otherwise transmit any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, "junk mail," "spam," "chain letters," "pyramid schemes," or any other form of solicitation, except in those areas that are designated for such purpose;
- you do not upload, post, or otherwise transmit any material that 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;
- if your employer has rights to intellectual property you create, you have either received permission from your employer to make available your Content, or secured from your employer a waiver as to all rights in or to your Content;
GeekyCorner uses diligent efforts to maintain the Service, but GeekyCorner is not responsible for any defects or failures associated with the Service or any damages (such as lost profits or other consequential damages) that may result from any such defects or failures. In addition, GeekyCorner makes no guarantees as to the sites and information located worldwide throughout the Internet to which you may access as a result of the use of the Service, including as to the accuracy, content, or quality of any such sites and information.
DISCLAIMERS OF WARRANTIES:
THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" AND YOU USE IT AT YOUR SOLE RISK. GEEKYCORNER EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
WITHOUT LIMITATION, GEEKYCORNER MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, THAT IT WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE, THAT THE RESULTS OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SERVICE WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE, OR THAT THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIAL OBTAINED THROUGH THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS.
ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE SERVICE IS DONE AT YOUR SOLE RISK AND YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT GEEKYCORNER SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF GEEKYCORNER HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM: (i) THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE; (ii) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY GOODS, DATA, INFORMATION OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED OR MESSAGES RECEIVED OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH OR FROM THE SERVICE; (iii) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA; (iv) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SERVICE; OR (v) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SERVICE. IN NO EVENT SHALL GEEKYCORNER'S TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND CAUSES OF ACTION (WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE), OR OTHERWISE EXCEED THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU, IF ANY, FOR ACCESSING THIS SITE.
SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES OR THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. ACCORDINGLY, SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
TERMINATION OF SERVICE
The User agrees that these Terms shall be governed in all respects by the laws and courts of the Republic of Bulgaria. The contracting parties agree that all disputes arising from and regarding the Terms will be resolved by common efforts of the parties. In case that the common consent can be obtain, any claim or dispute the User may have against GeekyCorner must be resolved by a court located in the Republic of Bulgaria.
If any provision of these Terms is held to be invalid or unenforceable, this Agreement shall be construed without such provision and the balance of the Agreement will remain in full force and effect. The failure by a party to exercise any right herein shall not operate as a waiver of such party's right to exercise such right or any other right in the future.