Terms of Service
By accessing, downloading, installing the Product, and using the Services, you represent to Global Board that you are competent to enter into a contract (i.e. you a major according to applicable law, of sound mind and not disqualified from entering into a contract under the applicable law) and you have read this Agreement, understand it and agree to be bound by its Terms.
Global Board Product
The Product is currently made available to you by Global Board free of any charge till 31st December, 2015. To keep this initiative going, we may need to introduce ad afterward. However for users who love ad free content there would be an option of yearly subscription. The Product is a communication service that allows users to send messages, share files, including but not limited to photos, videos, songs, etc. over the internet. Global Board reserve the right to suspend or withdraw this product, at any time, without notice. More information about the Product is available on Global Board website http://pixeta.net/products/global-board/.
These Terms of Service apply to all users of the Global Board Product. Information provided by our users through the Global Board Product may contain links to third party websites that are not owned or controlled by Global Board. Global Board has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party websites.
In order to access and use the features of the Product, you acknowledge and agree that you will have to provide Global Board with your email address. If you open an account on behalf of a company, organization, or other entity, then (a) “you” includes you and that entity, and (b) you represent and warrant that you are authorized to grant all permissions and licenses provided in these Terms and bind the entity to these Terms, and that you agree to these Terms on the entity’s behalf. We do not collect any other of your personal information but allows to supply details on board profile, which will be visible to any Global Board user in case if board is public and to only followers if board is private. You are solely responsible for the profile details that you submit and that are displayed for your board on the Global Board Product. You must notify Global Board immediately of any breach of security or unauthorized use of your account. Although Global Board will not be liable for your losses caused by any unauthorized use of your account, you may be liable for the losses of Global Board or others due to such unauthorized use.
YOU AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE GLOBAL BOARD PRODUCT SHALL BE AT YOUR SOLE RISK. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, GLOBAL BOARD, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AND AGENTS DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IN CONNECTION WITH THE SERVICE AND YOUR USE THEREOF. GLOBAL BOARD MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THIS PRODUCT’S CONTENT AND ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY (I) ERRORS, MISTAKES, OR INACCURACIES OF CONTENT, (II) PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF OUR SERVICE, (III) ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR USE OF OUR SERVERS AND/OR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL INFORMATION AND/OR FINANCIAL INFORMATION STORED THEREIN, (IV) ANY INTERRUPTION OR CESSATION OF TRANSMISSION TO OR FROM OUR PRODUCT, (IV) ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, OR THE LIKE WHICH MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR THROUGH OUR PRODUCT THROUGH THE ACTIONS OF ANY THIRD PARTY, AND/OR (V) ANY ERRORS OR FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF ANY CONTENT POSTED, EMAILED, TRANSMITTED, OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE VIA THE GLOBAL BOARD PRODUCT. GLOBAL BOARD DOES NOT WARRANT, ENDORSE, GUARANTEE, OR ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE ADVERTISED OR OFFERED BY A THIRD PARTY THROUGH THE GLOBAL BOARD PRODUCT OR ANY HYPERLINKED WEBSITE OR OTHER ADVERTISING, AND GLOBAL BOARD WILL NOT BE A PARTY TO OR IN ANY WAY BE RESPONSIBLE FOR MONITORING ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN YOU AND THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES. AS WITH THE PURCHASE OF A PRODUCT OR SERVICE THROUGH ANY MEDIUM OR IN ANY ENVIRONMENT, YOU SHOULD USE YOUR BEST JUDGMENT AND EXERCISE CAUTION WHERE APPROPRIATE.
Acceptable Usage Policy
Global Board is a place to remain in touch with entities (e.g. School, College, Social Organization, Professional Association, Company/Business House, Municipal Corporation, Govt. Department), matters or people of one’s interest without getting misplaced or lost in ocean of information. We want Global Board to be clean and useful for the community, there is no tolerance for objectionable contents. To make sure people feel safe and comfortable here, we require everyone to agree to and follow these rules.
To identify whether the content posted in Global Board is objectionable or not, we will consider the flagged post content, the context (contents of posts sent before and after the flagged post) and the board profile. If there’s a question about whether something’s appropriate for our community, we’ll err on the side of taking it down.
You are not allowed to post anything that:
- is sexually explicit or pornographic, exploits or presents minors in a sexual way, or promotes adult sexual services,
- Creates a genuine risk of physical injury or property damage, credibly threatens people or public safety, or organizes, encourages or celebrates harm,
- Attacks, bullies or harasses nonpublic people,
- Includes hate speech,
- Is gratuitously violent or gory,
- Infringes anyone’s intellectual property, privacy or other rights,
- Is fraudulent or deceptive,
- Contains any information or content that’s illegal.
We may remove anything for any reason, including if we think it goes against any of these rules or our Terms of Service.
The Product is intended for people who are competent to contract under applicable law. Individuals who are less than 18 years old are not permitted to use this Product unless the complete Agreement is seen and agreed by parents or their legal guardians under applicable law. You confirm that You are at least 18 year old or otherwise competent to contract including with consent of Your parent/legal guardian as may be required under applicable law.
Global Board Product may obtain the following types of Personally Identifying Information (information that can be used to identify you) from or concerning you or your mobile phone device as specified below:
You provide certain Personally Identifiable Information, such as Your email address, name, mobile phone number, gender, date of birth, billing information (if applicable) and mobile device information to Global Board Product when choosing to participate in the use of the Global Board application, such as registering as a user, announcing post in the board, posting board profile detail and images.
Global Board Service may receive data whenever you connect service with an application or site. This may include date and time of connection, the web address, IP address information and your authentication tokens used. Your authentication tokens may be saved on the server for the sole purpose of seamless usage and/or posting by you in the future through Global Board Product.
When you use the Global Board Product, our servers log certain general information that our application sends whenever a post is sent or received, or if you update or request any board profile information.
The contents of posts that have been submitted to Global Board Product will be stored in Global Board servers for around 30 days, a period of time in accordance with our general retention policies. The purpose of this storage is to bring few latest posts of a board to user when he/she starts following it. Once posts are deleted, the only records of the content of posts reside directly on the sender’s and recipient’s mobile devices (and which may be deleted at the user’s option).
Global Board may retain date and time stamp information associated with successfully delivered messages and the email address involved in the posts, as well as any other information which Global Board is legally compelled to collect in accordance with retention policies applicable under Indian law.
Use of Information
We do not use your Personally Identifiable Information to send commercial or marketing messages without your consent or except as part of a specific program or feature for which you will have the ability to opt-in or opt-out. We may, however, use your email address without further consent for non-marketing or administrative purposes (such as notifying you of Global Board Product changes or for customer service purposes).
We may use both your Personally Identifiable Information and certain non-personally-identifiable information (such as anonymous user usage data, IP addresses, etc.) to improve the quality and design of the Global Board Product and to create new features, promotions, functionality, and services by storing, tracking, and analyzing user preferences and trends.
We may disclose the Personally Identifiable Information and available user contents as required pursuant to applicable laws, a directive or order of a government entity or statutory authority or any judicial or regulatory authority or to law enforcement agencies in any official investigation including but not limited to cyber incidents, prosecution and punishment of offenses. You agree that Global Board has the right to monitor the Product electronically from time to time and to disclose information as may be necessary to satisfy any law, regulation or other governmental request, to operate the Product properly for justified purposes that are relevant for the features and functionalities of the application and related services opted by you, or to protect itself or its subscribers. We will cooperate with the appropriate law enforcement authorities in investigating claims of illegal activity.
We care about the security of our users. We cannot, however, ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to Global Board and you do so at your own risk. Using unsecured wifi or other unprotected networks to submit information through the Global Board Product is never recommended. Once we receive your transmission of information, Global Board makes commercially reasonable efforts to ensure the security of our systems. However, please note that this is not a guarantee that such information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our physical, technical, or managerial safeguards. If Global Board learns of a security systems breach, then we may attempt to notify you electronically so that you can take appropriate protective steps. Global Board may post a notice on the Global Board website if a security breach occurs.
In the event of Merger, Sale or Bankruptcy
In the event that Global Board is acquired by or merged with a third party entity, we reserve the right to transfer or assign the information we have collected from our users as part of such merger, acquisition, sale, or other change of control. In the unlikely event of our bankruptcy, insolvency, reorganization, receivership, or assignment for the benefit of creditors, or the application of laws or equitable principles affecting creditors’ rights generally, we may not be able to control how your personal information is treated, transferred, or used.
Date Last Modified:
This Privacy Notice was last modified May 22nd, 2015.