terms of use


TERMS OF USE

The term 'Gigasight Media' or 'us' or 'we' refers to the owners of this website.

The term 'gigasightmedia.com' or 'GigasightMedia.com' or 'Service' or 'the website' or 'this website' refers to this website and its contents.

The term 'you' refers to the user or viewer of our website.

The use of this website is subject to the following terms of use:

  • 1.1 This Agreement, together with our privacy policy, governs your use of GigasightMedia.com (the "Service"), including the interactive chat and discussion areas (the "Interactive Areas"), which are operated by Gigasight Media.
  • 1.2 Gigasight Media reserves the right, in their sole discretion, to change or modify all or any part of this Agreement at any time, effective immediately upon notice published on the Service. Your continued use of the Service constitutes your binding acceptance of these terms and conditions, including any changes or modifications made by Gigasight Media as permitted above. If at any time the terms and conditions of this Agreement are no longer acceptable to you, you should immediately cease use of the Service and the Interactive Areas.
  • 1.3 Use of GigasightMedia.com signifies that you accept the concept of an unrestricted exchange of ideas, opinions, suggestions, etc. by peers; and that you will not take any legal action of any kind against the website or any website member for expressing their opinions on the website.
  • 1.4 Gigasight Media does not necessarily endorse the ideas, opinions, suggestions, etc. made by members of the website.
  • 1.5 Joining GigasightMedia.com also signifies that you agree to treat other members with the same courtesy and respect that they will give you. While we recognise not everyone will agree with the ideas, opinions, suggestions, etc. expressed on the website, unprofessional behaviour such as personal attacks, threats, unfounded criticism, etc. will not be tolerated.
  • 2.1 You acknowledge that the Service contains information, software, photographs, audio and video clips, graphics, links and other material (collectively, the "Content") that are protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights of Gigasight Media or third parties. All Content on the Service is copyrighted as a collective work of Gigasight Media pursuant to applicable copyright law. You agree to comply with any additional copyright notices, information, or restrictions contained in any Content available on or accessed through the Service. Users of the Service may use the Content only for their personal, non-commercial use.
  • 2.2 You may not modify, publish, transmit, transfer or sell, reproduce, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, display, or in any way exploit any of the Content, in whole or in part, except as otherwise expressly permitted in this Agreement. Content consisting of downloadable software may not be reverse engineered unless specifically authorized by the owner of the software's patent and or copyright. Subject to the provisions of this Agreement, you may post on the Service any Content owned by you (such as your original statements), Content for which you have received express permission from the owner, and Content in the public domain. You assume all right and responsibility for determining whether any Content is in the public domain. You grant to Gigasight Media the right to edit, copy, publish, distribute, translate and otherwise use in any medium and for any purpose any Content that you place on the Service without compensation to you. You represent and warrant that you are authorized to grant all rights set forth in the preceding sentence.
  • 2.3 You may download or copy the Content only for your own personal use, provided that you maintain and include all copyright and other notices contained in such Content. You shall not store electronically any significant portion of any Content. Except as expressly permitted by the copyright laws, no copying, storage, redistribution or publication of any Content is permitted without the express writen permission of Gigasight Media or the owners of such Content or their authorized persons if other than Gigasight Media. You may download from the Service any Content in the public domain for your own, personal use or for non-commercial distribution.
  • 2.4 The Content is subject to change without notice.
  • 2.5 The Content is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by Gigasight Media and while we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, neither we, nor any third parties, make any representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.
  • You shall not post on the Service any Content which (a) is libellous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, abusive, harassing or threatening, (b) contains viruses or other contaminating or destructive features, (c) violates the rights of others, such as Content which infringes any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret or violates any right of privacy or publicity, or (d) otherwise violates any applicable law or reputation. You may not post on the Service any links to any external Internet sites that are obscene or pornographic. You shall not use the Service for any commercial purpose, to distribute any advertising or solicitation of funds or goods and services or to solicit users to join competitive online services.
  • Gigasight Media does not and cannot review the Content posted by users on the Service and is not responsible for such Content. However, Gigasight Media reserves the right to delete, move or edit any Content (including Content posted in any Interactive Area) that they may determine, in their sole discretion, violates or may violate this Agreement or is otherwise unacceptable. You shall remain solely responsible for all Content posted by you. Gigasight Media shall have the right but not the obligation, to correct any errors or omissions in any Content, as they may determine in their sole discretion.
  • 5.1 Gigasight Media does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any Content posted on any Interactive Area and you acknowledge that any reliance upon such Content shall be at your sole risk. Any Content placed on any Interactive Area by users are the views of the user posting the statement, and do not represent the views of Gigasight Media or our advertisers or sponsors.
  • 5.2 The Service may contain links to sites on the Internet that are owned and operated by third parties (the "External Sites"). You acknowledge that Gigasight Media is not responsible for the availability of, or the content located on or through any External Site. You should contact the site administrator or Webmaster for those External Sites if you have any concerns regarding such links or the content located on such External Sites.
  • You agree to indemnify, defend and hold Gigasight Media and their affiliates, and their respective officers, directors, owners, agents, information providers and licensors (collectively, the "Gigasight Media Parties") harmless from and against any and all claims, liability, losses, costs and expenses (including attorneys' fees) incurred by any Gigasight Media Party in connection with any use or alleged use of the service under your user name by any person, whether or not authorized by you. Gigasight Media reserve the right, at your expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, and in such case, you agree to cooperate with Gigasight Media's defense of such claim.
  • Gigasight Media reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to restrict, suspend or terminate your access to all or any part of the Service, including the Interactive Areas, at any time for any reason without prior notice or liability. Gigasight Media may change, suspend or discontinue all or any aspect of the Service at any time, including the availability of any feature, database, or Content (including the Interactive Areas), without prior notice or liability.
  • 8.1 NEITHER GIGASIGHT MEDIA, NOR ANY PROVIDER OF THIRD PARTY CONTENT OR THEIR RESPECTIVE AGENTS WARRANTS THAT THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE; NOR DOES GIGASIGHT MEDIA, ANY THIRD PARTY CONTENT PROVIDER, OR THEIR RESPECTIVE AGENTS MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS TO BE OBTAINED FROM USE OF THE SERVICE OR THE CONTENT. THE SERVICE AND THE CONTENT ARE DISTRIBUTED ON AN "AS IS, AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. NEITHER GIGASIGHT MEDIA, NOR THIRD PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS, NOR THEIR RESPECTIVE AGENTS MAKE ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WITH RESPECT TO THE SERVICE, ANY CONTENT OR ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES SOLD THROUGH THE SERVICE. NEITHER GIGASIGHT MEDIA, NOR ANY THIRD PARTY CONTENT PROVIDER WARRANTS THAT ANY FILES AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOADING THROUGH THE SERVICE WILL BE FREE OF VIRUSES OR SIMILAR CONTAMINATION OR DESTRUCTIVE FEATURES. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO THE QUALITY AND PERFORMANCE OF THE SERVICE AND THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE CONTENT IS ASSUMED SOLELY BY YOU.
  • 8.2 NEITHER GIGASIGHT MEDIA, NOR ANY THIRD PARTY CONTENT PROVIDER NOR THEIR AGENTS SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY ACT, DIRECT OR INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE, EVEN IF SUCH PARTY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
  • 8.3 SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN SUCH STATES, THE LIABILITY OF GIGASIGHT MEDIA, THIRD PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS AND THEIR RESPECTIVE AGENTS SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE GREATEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
  • This Agreement shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New Hampshire and United States of America, and the parties irrevocably consent to bring any action to enforce this Agreement in the courts located in the State of New Hampshire. Unauthorised use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence. Your use of the Serive and any dispute arising out of such use of the Service is subject to the laws of the State of New Hampshire and the United States of America. This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof, and supersedes all previous written or oral agreements between the parties with respect to such subject matter. All provisions hereof shall survive any termination of this Agreement as well as any other revisions that by their terms or sense are intended to survive.