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The ETR Media Group (we, our) is pleased to give you access to new and innovative technologies. We welcome you to access our technologies, services, information, graphics and other materials (our service) provided you accept and follow our terms of service (our terms, our TOS) and privacy policy.

Failure to follow our terms may result in the blockage of your service, or in extreme situations, legal action.

As our service constantly evolves, so will our terms. Changes may be made without any outward notice outside of this document. Continued use of our service is your agreement to any updated terms.

Extra Terminology:

  • Damages: Damages, direct or indirect, monetary, reputational or otherwise
  • Breakage: Changes to our service or how we operate it may break compatibility with existing services, rendering them inaccurate or unusable
  • Up-time: Up-time is the measure of time our service is available and running properly
  • Downtime: Downtime is the measure of time our service is not available or inaccessible
  • Spam, Spamming: Spam is the use of electronic contact systems to send unsolicited bulk messages indiscriminately, the content of spam is considered undesirable to the receiver, such as unwanted commercial messages or fraudulent offers/messages

Our Service to You

While we make no guarantee to the accuracy of our service, we do make every effort to offer high quality services. While we have many checks and systems in place to ensure this level of quality, if use of our service results in any damages we take no responsibility for damages incurred.

Our services are constantly evolving. We may change, add, or remove features. We make no guarantee as to the longevity of a given service. On occasion we may update a service in a way that causes breakage to our own services or others. We will always attempt to give advance notice, however we give no guarantee to the avoidance of breakage.

We do not guarantee the up-time of our services. We will always make the best effort to ensure we keep downtime to a minimum, however no service can guarantee 100% up-time. We take no responsibility for damages incurred due to any downtime of our service.

We may stop some or all services temporarily or permanently without notice. We take no responsibility for damages incurred due to stoppage of any or all services.

Business use of our Services

Businesses using our service hold harmless and indemnify us, our employees, agents, officers and 3rd parties we associate with from any legal action directly or indirectly rising from the use of our service or violation of its terms including liability, expense, loss, or damages.

Employees of a business using our services on behalf of a business agree to the above terms.

Access of our Services

We may place arbitrary limits on the use of our system, such as the number of times a service may be used in a day, the speed in which we transfer or accept information, the amount of data our system will transfer at a given time, or the networks/location/computers/device types which may access our services.

Data mining and automated tools with the purpose of collecting data from our services is strictly prohibited.

Attempting to hack, use Denial of Service attacks, access protected information, use our system as a carrier of spam or malicious software or other actions with malicious intent or intent outside the intended scope of the service are strictly prohibited, and may result in legal action.

Our services may contain advertisements. Using tools or utilities designed with the intent to selectively remove advertisements from our service may result in denial of service until the offending tools or utilities are disabled.

The passing of information into our system

When using our services we reserve the right to delay, stop, hold, delete, store, scan and directly access any content or information being passed into our system as we see fit without giving notification of action or inaction, warning or indication. Using our services is your concent of these activities.

The automation of data submission is strictly prohibited unless specifically authorized. Use of automated tools may result in blockage of service and/or legal action.

Collection of information

We may collect standard information and statistics on all persons using our services in order to create a better, more rich experience for everyone. This generic information will be collected as made available, and includes but is not limited to;

  • Technical information about your client, host software and their capabilities
  • Technical information about your hardware, peripherals and their capabilities
  • One-way encrypted world-wide-web routing information (Your hashed "ip address")
  • Your estimated city, or specific location (if geolocation service is permitted)
  • Information about the soruce which referred you to our service
  • Usage and browsing data (how you travel and use our website)

We reserve the right to display or share statistics garnered from this information publicly or to third parties. The information mentioned above cannot identify you personally. Additional information may be required for registered users, though personally identifiable information will not be shared or displayed.

When any information is passed into our service we reserve the right to store the information as we see fit for a period of time we deem appropriate. Intentionally on unintentionally any information passed into our service may be stored on our systems for a period of time.

Warranty & Disclaimer

UNLESS EXPRESSLY SET IN OUR TERMS OF SERVICE; WE, OUR SUPPLIERS, PARTNERS, OR DISTRIBUTORS DO NOT MAKE ANY SPECIFIC PROMISE OR GUARANTEE ABOUT OUR SERVICES. WE DO NOT MAKE COMMITMENTS ABOUT OUR CONTENT, RELIABILITY, AVAILABILITY, CAPABILITY, OR FITNESS TO MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS. ALL SERVICES WE PROVIDE ARE PROVIDED "AS-IS". TO THE EXTENT THAT THE LAW IN OUR JURISDICTION PERMITS WE DENY ALL WARRANTY OR IMPLICATION OF WARRANTY.

Liability

UNLESS REQUIRED BY LAW; WE, OUR SUPPLIERS, PARTNERS, OR DISTRIBUTORS WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR CONCEQUENTIAL LOSSES OF PROFIT, REVENUES, DATA, REPUTATION, OR FINANCE. TO THE EXTENT REQUIRED BY LAW THE TOTAL LIABILITY WE, OUR SUPPLIERS, PARTNERS, OR DISTRIBUTORS FOR ALL CLAIMS UNDER THESE TERMS ARE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT PAID TO US FOR THE USE OF SERVICE. WE, OUR SUPPLIERS, PARTNERS, OR DISTRIBUTORS WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR DAMAGES OR LOSS NOT REASONABLY FORESEEABLE.