These terms and conditions govern your use of this website; by using this website, you accept these terms and conditions in full. If you disagree with these terms and conditions or any part of these terms and conditions, you must not use this website.
You must be at least 13 years of age to use this website. By using this website (and by agreeing to these terms and conditions) you warrant and represent that you are at least 13 years of age.
License to use website
Unless otherwise stated, we-are-connected.net and/or its licensors own the intellectual property rights in the website and material on the website. Subject to the license below, all these intellectual property rights are reserved. You may view, download for caching purposes only, and print pages from the website for your own personal use, subject to the restrictions set out below and elsewhere in these terms and conditions.
You must not:
republish material from this website (including republication on another website);
sell, rent or sub-license material from the website;
show any material from the website in public;
reproduce, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit material on this website for a commercial purpose;
edit or otherwise modify any material on the website; or
redistribute material from this website (except for content specifically and expressly made available for redistribution)
(Where content is specifically made available for redistribution, it may only be redistributed within your organisation).
You must not use this website in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the availability or
accessibility of the website; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful,
illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.
You must not use this website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is
linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software.
You must not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data
extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to this website without we-are-connected.net's express written consent.
You must not use this website to transmit or send unsolicited commercial communications.
You must not use this website for any purposes related to marketing without we-are-connected.net's express written consent.
Please, respect other users of this website, don't spam, don't insult other users, be patient, respect other opinions, respect privacy
of others (do not share any information concerning other people without their content).
Access to certain areas of this website is restricted. we-are-connected.net reserves the right to restrict access to areas of this website, or
indeed this entire website, at we-are-connected.net's discretion.
If we-are-connected.net provides you with a user ID and password to enable you to access restricted areas of this website or other content or
services, you must ensure that the user ID and password are kept confidential.
we-are-connected.net may disable your user ID and password in we-are-connected.net's sole discretion without notice or explanation.
In these terms and conditions, "your user content" means material (including without limitation text, images, audio material, video
material and audio-visual material) that you submit to this website, for whatever purpose.
You grant to we-are-connected.net a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate and
distribute your user content in any existing or future media. You also grant to we-are-connected.net the right to sub-license these rights, and the
right to bring an action for infringement of these rights.
Your user content must not be illegal or unlawful, must not infringe any third party's legal rights, and must not be capable of giving
rise to legal action whether against you or we-are-connected.net or a third party (in each case under any applicable law).
You must not submit any user content to the website that is or has ever been the subject of any threatened or actual legal proceedings
or other similar complaint.
we-are-connected.net reserves the right to edit or remove any material submitted to this website, or stored on we-are-connected.net's servers,
or hosted or published upon this website.
Notwithstanding we-are-connected.net's rights under these terms and conditions in relation to user content, we-are-connected.net does not undertake to
monitor the submission of such content to, or the publication of such content on, this website.
This website is provided "as is" without any representations or warranties, express or implied. we-are-connected.net makes no representations or
warranties in relation to this website or the information and materials provided on this website.
Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing paragraph, we-are-connected.net does not warrant that:
this website will be constantly available, or available at all; or
the information on this website is complete, true, accurate or non-misleading.
Nothing on this website constitutes, or is meant to constitute, advice of any kind. If you require advice in relation to any (legal,
financial or medical) matter you should consult an appropriate professional.
Limitations of liability
we-are-connected.net will not be liable to you (whether under the law of contract, the law of torts or otherwise) in relation to the contents of, or
use of, or otherwise in connection with, this website:
to the extent that the website is provided free-of-charge, for any direct loss;
for any indirect, special or consequential loss; or
for any business losses, loss of revenue, income, profits or anticipated savings, loss of contracts or business relationships,
loss of reputation or goodwill, or loss or corruption of information or data.
These limitations of liability apply even if we-are-connected.net has been expressly advised of the potential loss.
You accept that, as a limited liability entity, we-are-connected.net has an interest in limiting the personal liability of its officers and employees.
You agree that you will not bring any claim personally against we-are-connected.net's officers or employees in respect of any losses you suffer in
connection with the website.
(Without prejudice to the foregoing paragraph,) you agree that the limitations of warranties and liability set out in this website
disclaimer will protect we-are-connected.net's officers, employees, agents, subsidiaries, successors, assigns and sub-contractors as well as
may contain links to other websites but it is not responsible for the contents of those websites. You use
them at your own risk.
If any provision of this website disclaimer is, or is found to be, unenforceable under applicable law, that will not affect the
enforceability of the other provisions of this website disclaimer.
You hereby indemnify we-are-connected.net and undertake to keep we-are-connected.net indemnified against any losses, damages, costs, liabilities and
expenses (including without limitation legal expenses and any amounts paid by we-are-connected.net to a third party in settlement of a claim or
dispute on the advice of we-are-connected.net's legal advisers) incurred or suffered by we-are-connected.net arising out of any breach
by you of any provision of these terms and conditions(, or arising out of any claim that you have breached any provision of these terms and conditions).
Breaches of these terms and conditions
Without prejudice to we-are-connected.net's other rights under these terms and conditions, if you breach these terms and conditions in any way,
we-are-connected.net may take such action as we-are-connected.net deems appropriate to deal with the breach, including suspending your access to the
website, prohibiting you from accessing the website, blocking computers using your IP address from accessing the website,
contacting your internet service provider to request that they block your access to the website and/or bringing court proceedings against you.
we-are-connected.net may revise these terms and conditions from time-to-time. Revised terms and conditions will apply to the use of this
website from the date of the publication of the revised terms and conditions on this website. Please check this page regularly to
ensure you are familiar with the current version.
we-are-connected.net may transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with we-are-connected.net's rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions
without notifying you or obtaining your consent.
You may not transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with your rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions.
If a provision of these terms and conditions is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or
unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect. If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision would be lawful or
enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.
These terms and conditions constitute the entire agreement between you and we-are-connected.net in relation
to your use of this website, and supersede all previous agreements in respect of your use of this website.
Your privacy is important to we-are-connected.net
. This privacy statement provides information about the personal information that
we-are-connected.net collects, and the ways in which we-are-connected.net uses that information.
What information do we collect from the people that visit our blog, website or app?
When registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address or other details to help you with your experience.
We may also collect data concerning your location(to automatically detect your language and your timezone preferences etc.)
or some other data provided by your browser(the type and version of browser you use etc.), device(your operating system, type of device etc.)
or your service provider(your IP etc.) in order to provide our service in the best possible way.
We also collect and store any data you enter on this site, like Visions, Stories, comments etc.
Some information provided by you on this website is public, like your name, sex, county, your age and your profile picture. It will help
other people on this website find you.
You can control your profile visibility through your profile settings. If you change the default value of your profile visibility
from «Private» to «Public» then other people on this website, and not only your friends, will see additional
profile information, like your E-mail, website and your friends.
How do I control my privacy settings?
As mentioned in previous paragraph, you can set your profile visibility either to «Private»(default value) or to «Public».
The former one forbids anyone but your friends to see your user page.
Additionally, when you post a Vision or a Story, you can assign visibility settings to it. You can make it «Private»,
«Public»(default value), or you can make it visible to certain «Groups» or friends («Custom»).
The comments or facts that you add to a Story or a Vision or your up- or downvoting will be visible in accordance with its parent's
Story or Vision visibility settings.
Messages will be visible only to those users whom they were sent.
If you want to deactivate your account, once signed-up, go to Settings -> Account and click the «Deactivate my account» button.
When do we collect information?
We collect information from you when you register on our site or enter information on our site.
How do we use your information?
We may use the information we collect from you when you register, sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:
- To personalize user's experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested.
- To improve our website in order to better serve you.
How do we protect visitor information?
Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.
We implement a variety of security measures when a user enters, submits, or accesses their information to maintain the safety of your personal information.
Do we use 'cookies'?
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information unless we provide users with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or serving our users, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release information when it's release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others' rights, property, or safety.
However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
Google's advertising requirements can be summed up by Google's Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users ( AdWords policies
We have not enabled Google AdSense on our site but we may do so in the future.
Changes to this Policy