Terms Of Use

Terms Of Use

last updated: 10 October, 2018

Your Acceptance
By visiting or using a website or application owned or controlled by ViralAfrica, including our affiliated companies (collectively, “ViralAfrica” or “we” or “our” or “us”), or any of our products, software, data feeds, video player and services provided to you by ViralAfrica (collectively the “Service”) you signify your agreement to: (I) these terms and conditions (the “Terms of Service”); and (II) our privacy policy (the “Privacy Policy”). If you do not agree to any of these terms or the Privacy Policy, please do not use the Service. Although we may attempt to notify you when major changes are made to these Terms of Service, you should periodically review the most up-to-date version. We may, in our sole discretion, modify or revise these Terms of Service and policies at any time, and you agree to be bound by such modifications or revisions. Nothing in these Terms of Service shall be deemed to confer any third-party rights or benefits.

Service

Terms of Service apply to all users of the Service, including users who are also contributors of Content on the Service. “Content” includes the text, software, scripts, graphics, photos, sounds, music, videos, audiovisual combinations, interactive features and other materials you may view on, access through, or contribute to the Service.Certain products, services, features, functionality, and content made available by us on the Service are delivered by third parties. By accessing or using any product, service, feature, functionality, or content originating from the Service, you hereby acknowledge and consent that we may share information and data with third parties with whom we have a contractual relationship to provide the requested product, service, feature, functionality, or content for our users.The Service may contain links to third party websites that are not owned or controlled by us. We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party websites. In addition, we will not and cannot censor or edit the content of any third-party website. By using the Service, you expressly relieve ViralAfrica from any and all liability arising from your use of any third-party website.Accordingly, we encourage you to be aware when you leave the Service and to read the terms and conditions and privacy policy of each other website that you visit.Accounts and Third Party Accounts.In order to access some features of the Service, you will have to create an account. You may never use another user’s account without permission. When creating your account, you must provide accurate and complete information. You are solely responsible for the activity that occurs on your account, and you must keep your account password secure. You must notify us immediately of any breach of security or unauthorized use of your account.Although we will not be liable for your losses caused by any unauthorized use of your account, you may be liable for the losses of ViralAfrica or others due to such unauthorized use.You may be able to connect your account on our Service to your third party accounts on other services (e.g., Facebook or Twitter). By connecting your account to your third party accounts, you acknowledge and agree that you are consenting to the continuous release of information about you to others (in accordance with your privacy settings on those third party sites). If you do not want information about you to be shared in this manner, do not use this feature.

General Use of the Service Permissions and Restrictions.

We hereby grant you permission to access and use the Service as set forth in these Terms of Service, provided that:

You agree not to distribute in any medium any part of the Service or the Content without our prior written authorization, unless we make available the means for such distribution through functionality offered by the Service, such as with an embeddable video player authorized by us (“Embeddable Player”) or other authorized means that we may designate.You agree not to alter or modify any part of the Service.You agree not to access Content through any technology or means other than on the Service itself, an Embeddable Player, or other explicitly authorized means we may designate.You agree not to use the Service for any of the following commercial uses unless you obtain our prior written approval:the sale of access to the Service;the sale of advertising, sponsorships, or promotions placed on or within the Service or Content; orthe sale of advertising, sponsorships, or promotions on any page of an ad-enabled blog or website containing Content delivered via the Service, unless other material not obtained from us appears on the same page and is of sufficient value to be the basis for such sales.Prohibited commercial uses do not include:uploading an original video to the Service, or maintaining an original channel on the Service, to promote your business or artistic enterprise;showing our videos through an Embeddable Player on an ad-enabled blog or website, subject to the advertising restrictions set forth herein; or any use that we expressly authorize in writing.If you use an Embeddable Player on your website, you may not modify, build upon, or block any portion or functionality of the Embeddable Player, including but not limited to links back to the Service.You agree not to use or launch any automated system, including without limitation, “robots,” “spiders,” or “offline readers,” that accesses the Service in a manner that sends more request messages to the Service’s servers in a given period of time than a human can reasonably produce in the same period by using a conventional on-line web browser. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we grant the operators of public search engines permission to use spiders to copy materials from the website for the sole purpose of and solely to the extent necessary for creating publicly available searchable indices of the materials, but not caches or archives of such materials. We reserve the right to revoke these exceptions either generally or in specific cases. You agree not to collect or harvest any personally identifiable information, including account names, from the Service, nor to use the communication systems provided by the Service (e.g., comments, email) for any commercial solicitation purposes. You agree not to solicit, for commercial purposes, any users of the Service with respect to their Content.In your use of the Service, you will comply with all applicable laws.We reserve the right to discontinue any aspect of the Service at any time.

For clarity, you retain all of your ownership rights in your Content. However, by submitting Content to the Service, you hereby grant ViralAfrica a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, sublicenseable and transferable license to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display, and perform the Content in connection with the Service and ViralAfrica(and its successors’ and affiliates’) business, including without limitation for promoting and redistributing part or all of the Service (and derivative works thereof) in any media formats and through any media channels. You also hereby grant each user of the Service a non-exclusive license to access your Content through the Service, and to use, reproduce, distribute, display and perform such Content as permitted through the functionality of the Service and under these Terms of Service. The above licenses granted by you in video Content you submit to the Service terminate within a commercially reasonable time after you remove or delete your videos from the Service. You understand and agree, however, that we may retain, but not display, distribute, or perform, server copies of your videos that have been removed or deleted. The above licenses granted by you in user comments you submit are perpetual and irrevocable.You further agree that Content you submit to the Service will not contain third party copyrighted material, or material that is subject to other third party proprietary rights, unless you have permission from the rightful owner of the material or you are otherwise legally entitled to post the material and to grant us all of the license rights granted herein.You further agree that you will not submit to the Service any Content or other material that is contrary to these Terms of Service or contrary to applicable local, national, and international laws and regulations.We do not endorse any Content submitted to the Service by any user or other licensor, or any opinion, recommendation, or advice expressed therein, and we expressly disclaim any and all liability in connection with Content. We do not permit copyright infringing activities and infringement of intellectual property rights on the Service, and we will remove all Content if properly notified that such Content infringes on another’s intellectual property rights. We reserve the right to remove Content without prior notice.The Content on the Service, and the trademarks, service marks and logos (“Marks”) on the Service, are owned by or licensed and owned by ViralAfrica, subject to copyright and other intellectual property rights under the law.

If you have any questions regarding these Terms of Service, you may email us at [email protected] .

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