Terms of Service

Thank you for using Source.io. By accessing or using the Source.io website, iOS mobile application, Android mobile application, or any other website or mobile application associated with Source.io (collectively, "Source"), you agree to be contractually bound by these Terms of Service (the "Terms") between you and Source, Inc. (the "Company" or "we"). You further agree to be bound by Source's Privacy Policy (the "Privacy Policy"), which may be accessed on Source and is incorporated herein by reference. If you do not wish to be bound by the Terms or the Privacy Policy, you must immediately discontinue use of Source.

The Company reserves the right to revise the Terms at any time by updating this document. Upon such update, you will be emailed notice with a link to the new Terms. Your continued use of Source after such update will constitute your acceptance of the changes.

1. Use of Source
  1. We're excited to have you join Source. In order to take advantage of all of our great features, you will need to register a User Account (as described in more detail below). You also agree that:
    1. you are at least 17 years of age of older;
    2. Source is not prohibited or restricted where you live or access it;
    3. you will not submit User Content (as defined below) which is illegal, defamatory, or which has the effect or harassing, stalking, or intimidating any other person;
    4. you will not violate the rights of any other person, including rights relating to intellectual property or publicity;
    5. you will not use Source for any purpose which is illegal;
    6. you will not use Source for commercial purposes unless given express permission by the Company;
    7. you will not attempt to disrupt, hack, crack, decode, decompile, index, or reproduce Source; and
    8. you will not harass, intimidate, stalk, or otherwise inappropriately contact other users.
  2. Pursuant to your compliance with the Terms, we grant you a limited, non- transferable, non-exclusive, personal license to use Source for its intended purposes. We reserve the right to terminate or suspend your use of the Site, including your User Account, if you violate any provision of the Terms.
  3. We know you'll love Source, but we reserve the right to change, modify, or discontinue it at any time.

2. User Accounts
  1. When you're ready to join Source you will need to create a personalized user account and profile ("User Account"). You warrant that all information you provide to Source, including when creating your User Account, is complete, accurate and truthful. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Company, its owners, directors, and employees (collectively, the "Company Affiliates") for any use of your User Account, whether authorized or unauthorized.
  2. We value the security of our users and ask that they all take part in keeping Source secure and safe for everyone. As such, you agree to keep your username and password confidential and further agree not to share your User Account with any other person.

3. UserContent
  1. Source allows users to find, share, and discuss news articles, videos, photographs, images, posts, and other information submitted by users (collectively, "User Content"). "User Content" shall also include comments and discussion material posted by Users on Source. Each user with an active User Account may submit User Content and share it with other users pursuant to the in-application settings and options.
  2. Our users submit great User Content. In order to make sure it can be shared on Source, you grant us a limited license to use, share, store, display, and reproduce your User Content. You agree that other users will be able to view, share, and comment on your User Content. Our permission to use your User Content pursuant to this Section 3.b. continues even if you stop using Source or terminate your User Account.
  3. We respect the copyrights and intellectual property of other people. You represent and warrant that you have the right to share any User Content you submit to Source and that you have the authority to grant us the license in Section 3.b. of the Terms to use it throughout Source.
  4. You may be able to delete your User Content from Source, but it may take some time for us to fully remove it from all facets of Source. Please note that if you do delete your User Content, it may be unrecoverable.
  5. We reserve the right to delete, modify, or restrict access to User Content at any time and in our sole discretion. If User Content is removed, you may not be able to recover it.
  6. All User Content is generated by third party users of Source. The Company and its owners, directors, and employees are in no way responsible for the User Content or any damage it may cause. Nevertheless, the Company makes a good faith effort to remove User Content it finds (in our sole and absolute discretion) to violate the Terms or to otherwise be false, misleading, or inappropriate. If you believe any User Content to violate these Terms or to be false, misleading, or inappropriate please contact us at support@source.io.
  7. Some User Content may be paid advertisements or boosted or promoted by other users. You acknowledge that the views of other users or advertisers may not represent the views of the Company.

4. Intellectual Property
  1. You acknowledge that any intellectual property used on Source is property of its respective owner and that no license, assignment, transfer, or sale of intellectual property has been offered to you. You agree not to use any of the intellectual property associated with Source, or derivatives thereof, including the name “Source.io," for any purpose other than those expressly permitted in the Terms. The Company retains full rights to all intellectual property.

Third Party Links
  1. User Content often contains links to third party websites. You acknowledge and agree that Source does not review third party links and that they are submitted by other users. You agree that any third party links you access are accessed at your own risk. Please use caution when accessing third party links.

Copyright Infringement Policy
  1. We take copyright infringement seriously and comply with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. If you believe that material that infringes upon a copyright has been posted to Source, please send a notice of copyright infringement containing the following information to the Designated Agent listed below:
    1. A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright that has been allegedly infringed;
    2. Specific identification of works or materials alleged to have been infringed;
    3. Specific identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing material, including information regarding the location of the infringing material that you seek to have removed;
    4. Your contact information, including address, telephone number and, if available, e-mail address;
    5. A statement that you have a good faith belief that the material is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
    6. A statement made under penalty of perjury that the information provided is accurate and that you are authorized to make the complaint on behalf of the copyright owner.
  2. Please contact the Company's designated agent at support@source.io or at: Compliance Officer Source, Inc. 1090 Vermont Ave NW, Suite 910 Washington, D.C. 20005

Disclaimers
  1. YOU AGREE TO USE SOURCE AT YOUR OWN RISK. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT THE COMPANY SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF THE COMPANY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OF SOURCE, YOUR INABILITY TO USE SOURCE, OR YOUR RELIANCE ON ANY USER CONTENT. NOTWITHSTANDING THE PREVIOUS SENTENCE, TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE TOTAL LIABILITY OF THE COMPANY FOR ANY CLAIM UNDER THIS AGREEMENT, INCLUDING FOR ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SHALL BE LIMITED TO $300.00 USD.
  2. SOURCE IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS," "AS AVAILABLE," AND "WITH ALL FAULTS" BASIS. THE COMPANY MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND WITH RESPECT TO SOURCE OR ANY OF THE USER CONTENT AVAILABLE THEREIN, INCLUDING (WITHOUT LIMITATION) ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS, OR QUALITY. FURTHER, WE DO NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT (I) SOURCE WILL MEET YOUR SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS, (II) SOURCE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, OR (III) THE QUALITY OR ACCURACY OF ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIAL AVAILABLE THROUGH SOURCE WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS.
  3. THESE TEREMS AND THE PRIVACY POLICY SHALL BE GOVERNED AND CONSTRUED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LAWS OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA. ANY DISPUTE ARISING HEREUNDER, OR RELATED IN ANY WAY TO YOUR USE OF SOURCE SHALL BE BROUGHT EXCLUSIVELY IN THE COURTS SITTING IN THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA. THE PARTIES FURTHER AGREE TO WAIVE THEIR RIGHTS TO PARTICIPATE IN CLASS ACTION OR OTHER GROUP LITIGATION.
  4. YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY, DEFEND, AND HOLD HARMLESS THE COMPANY AND THE COMPANY AFFILIATES FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, LIABILITIES, OR DAMAGES CAUSED BY YOUR USE OF SOURCE OR USER CONTENT.

Miscellaneous
  1. The Terms, coupled with the Privacy Policy incorporated herein by reference, comprises the complete and entire agreement between you and the Company regarding the use of Source and any services of the Company.
  2. If any provision of the Terms is held invalid, the remainder of the Terms shall continue in full force and effect to the maximum extent allowed by law.
  3. The failure or delay of the parties to exercise any right, power or privilege under the Terms shall not operate as a waiver.

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