Copyright and Other Intellectual Property: The names, images and logos identifying Newsbot applications, associated companies or third parties and their products and services are proprietary marks of Newsbot, its associated companies and/or third parties. Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring by implication or otherwise any license or right under any trademark or patent of Shellanoo, its associated companies or any other third party. All copyright, trademarks and other intellectual property rights in this application (including the design, arrangement and look and feel) and all material or content supplied as part of our Applications & Services shall remain at all times the property of Newsbot or Shellanoo. In accessing the Newsbot application, you agree that you do so only for your own personal, non-commercial use. You may not agree to, permit or assist in any way any third party to copy, reproduce, download, post, store, distribute, transmit, broadcast, commercially exploit or modify in any way the material or content without Newsbot's prior written permission.
Third Party Applications / Links: Newsbot is not responsible for the availability or content of any third party websites or material you access through this application. If you decide to visit any linked site, you do so at your own risk and it is your responsibility to take all protective
measures to guard against viruses or other destructive elements. Newsbot does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, services or information on or available from third party websites or material (including payment for and delivery of such products or services). Newsbot is not responsible for any damage, loss or offence caused by or, in connection with, any content, advertising, products, services or information available on such websites or material. Any terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and the relevant provider of the service. Links to this application must be direct to any complete content page (and not any part of a page) within Newsbot and must not be viewed within the pages of any other application. Newsbot disclaims all liability for any legal or other consequences (including for infringement of third party rights) of links made to this application. Links do not imply that Newsbot endorses, is affiliated or associated with any linked application, or is legally authorized to use any trademark, trade name, logo or copyright symbol displayed in or accessible through the links, or that any linked application is authorized to use any trademark, trade name, logo or copyright symbol of or any of its affiliates or subsidiaries.
Disclaimer/Limitation of Liability: This application and the information, names, images, pictures, logos and icons relating to Shellanoo and/or any associated company, products and services (or to third party products and services), is provided "AS IS" and on an "AS AVAILABLE" basis without any representation or endorsement being made and without warranty of any kind, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy. The information and other materials included on this application may contain inaccuracies and typographical errors. Newsbot does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of the information and materials or the reliability of any statement or other information displayed or distributed through our Applications & Services (including, without limitation, the information provided through the use of any software). You acknowledge that any reliance on any such statement or information shall be at your sole risk. Newsbot reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to correct any errors or omissions in any part of our Applications & Services and to make changes to our Applications & Services and to the materials, products, programs, services or prices described in our Applications & Services at any time without notice. In no event will Newsbot and/or third parties be liable for any damages including, but not limited to, indirect or consequential damages or any damages including, but not limited to, errors or omissions, indirect or consequential damages or any damages whatsoever arising from use, loss of use, data or profits, whether in action of contract, negligence or other action, arising out of or in connection with the use of our Applications & Services. These exclusions do not apply to death or personal injury caused by Newsbot's negligence and only applies to the extent permitted by law.
Newsbot does not warrant that the functions contained in this application will be uninterrupted or error free or that defects will be corrected or that this application or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or bugs. Newsbot does not represent the full functionality, accuracy or reliability of any material. Newsbot may terminate, change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of this application, including the availability of any features of our Applications & Services, at any time without notice or liability.
Indemnity: You agree to indemnify and keep indemnified Newsbot from and against all claims, damages, expenses, costs and liabilities arising in any manner from your entry to and use of our Applications & Services other than in accordance with these terms and conditions.
Law and jurisdiction These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Israel. Disputes arising herefrom shall be exclusively subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of Israel. Any cause of action you may have with respect to your use of this application must be commenced within six (6) months after the claim or cause of action arises. If any of these Terms and Conditions should be determined to be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by reason of the law of any state or country in which these Terms and Conditions are intended to be effective, then to the extent and within the jurisdiction in which that Term or Condition is illegal, invalid or unenforceable, it shall be severed and deleted from that clause and the remaining terms and conditions shall survive and continue to be binding and enforceable.
We love kids as much as anyone, but Newsbot is only for people 13 years old and older.
These Terms may be modified from time to time. You agree to accept any changes or revisions to these Terms by continuing to use Newsbot.
We welcome all questions, concerns and feedback you might have about these terms. If you have suggestions for us, let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org
Last updated: June 23, 2016.
Information We Collect Account Information
We automatically collect information pertaining to your use of the Services. This information may be used both anonymously and non-anonymously. For example, we automatically collect information pertaining to the articles you read, how far you scroll through various articles, when articles are shared, when you comment on articles, and similar information. This information may be used anonymously to conduct analytics to help us improve the Services, as set forth below. This information may also be used non-anonymously to provide you with your own use history, allow you to save articles, and to otherwise optimize your user experience.
The Application requires permission to read and write upon the storage drive of your device. By using the Services, you agree to provide us with permission for the foregoing.
How We Collect Information
In order to enhance your online experience, we use various technologies to collect the information described above, which may include the use of SDK’s and similar tracking technologies, as provided below:
We may collect data about your location while you are using the Services. We may link location data to other information we have collected about you. You may stop sharing your location data by adjusting your mobile device’s location services settings. For instruction on changing the relevant settings, please contact your service provider or device manufacturer.
Software Development Kits (“SDKs”)
We may sometimes use or partner with publishers or app developer platforms that use mobile SDKs, or use an SDK with our Application, to collect information such as mobile identifiers, in order to provide us with information on user devices and how those mobile devices might interact with our Services. We may also use this technology to deliver certain advertisements through the Services based on information associated with your mobile device, as more fully set forth below.
III. How We Use Information
We strive to provide you with the best possible Services. Accordingly, we may use the information we collect to provide, analyze, administer, enhance and personalize our services and marketing efforts, to create your Account, and to communicate with you, and to allow you to communicate with others, on these and other topics. By way of example, we use your information to:
Determine your general geographic location, provide you with personalized news content, and quickly and efficiently respond to inquiries and requests;
Analyze your usage of the Services, and the way you interact with the Services, to help us understand our audience, improve the Services, and optimize the delivery of content to you;
Prevent, detect and investigate potentially prohibited or illegal activities, including the enforcement of our Terms;
By using the Services, whether as a registered user or otherwise, you acknowledge and agree that you are giving us your consent to track your activities and your use of the Services through the technologies described above, and that we may use such tracking technologies in the emails we send to you.
Provide you with relevant advertising content, as required by certain Service Agreements (as such term is defined below) that we maintain with third parties; and
Communicate with you concerning the Services (for example, by email) so that we can send you news, details about new features of the Services, special offers and promotions, and to assist you with operational requests.
We use these technologies to help provided the Services to you and in order to save your profile and preferences for future visits or compile aggregate data about website traffic and interaction so that we can offer a better user experience and tools in the future. Further, these technologies also help us deliver ads for relevant products and services.
We may disclose your information for certain purposes, and to third parties, as described below:
Disclosure to Shellanoo Agents and Employees
We may disclose your information to our agents, employees, contractors and affiliates for the purpose of providing and improving the Services, as set forth above. For the avoidance of doubt, this includes disclosures which help us improve the Services, administer operation requests (such as technical support), and deliver content to you.
Disclosure to Third Parties
The Services are the product of our efforts to aggregate news from over 1,500 trusted news sources. To deliver our services, we have partnered with trusted third parties, including other companies, agents, and contractors (collectively, “Service Providers”). We maintain agreements with our Service Providers (“Service Agreements”) which may, from time to time, require us to disclose information we collect, as necessary to provide the Services. For example, we may be required by our Service Agreements to provide user and usage information to our commercial partners,as well as information which allows us to provide marketing, advertising, and IT services, and to provide customer service.
While our Service Providers may have access to your personal information, we do not authorize them to use or disclose your personal information, except in connection with providing the Services.
Compliance with Laws
Newsbot and its Service Providers may disclose and otherwise use your personal information as reasonably necessary to (i) comply with applicable laws, regulations, legal processes (including, but not limited to, court and administrative proceedings), or by government request; (ii) to detect, prevent, or otherwise address illegal or prohibited activities; or (iii) to protect against harm to the rights, property, or personal safety of Newsbot, users of the Services, the Service Providers, or the public.
Change of Control
We may be required to release or otherwise disclose your information in connection with any reorganization, restructuring, merger, sale, or other transfer of all or part of our business, as permitted by applicable law. In such case, we will transfer your information, including personal information, as permitted by applicable law.
Security of Information
Newsbot is committed to protecting the security of your information. As such, we use security controls to protect your information from loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction. Further, any information we receive is stored on one or more secure servers, and access to our information systems requires user authentication via password or similar means. Despite these precautions, no data security system is impenetrable, and as a result, we cannot ensure the security of information during its transmission between you and us; accordingly, you acknowledge that you do so at your own risk.
If Newsbot learns of a security system breach, we may attempt to notify you and provide information on protective measures, if available, through the email address that you have provided to us or by posting a notice on our website.
Miscellaneous Initial Dispute Resolution
Choice of Law
You agree that jurisdiction for any legal action will be in the court of Israel. The parties hereby consent to the personal jurisdiction of such court as described above.
Waiver of Class Action
You agree that any disputes against Newsbot are likely to be of a unique character, such that the aggregation of claims shall not constitute an effective method of dispute resolution. Accordingly, you expressly waive, disclaim, and forever discharge any right you may have to engage in a class action dispute against Newsbot.
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