May 12, 2016

Terms and conditions for usage 

Welcome to our website. If you continue to browse and use this website, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our Privacy Policy govern magazine.live’s relationship with you in relation to this website. If you disagree with any part of these terms and conditions, please do not use our website.

The term ‘Twipe Mobile Solutions NV’ or ‘us’ or ‘we’ refers to the owner of the website whose registered office is Gaston Geenslaan 11 – 3001 Leuven. Our company registration number is BE 0838.686.645. The term ‘you’ refers to the user or viewer of our website.

magazine.live is an online service operated by Twipe Mobile Solutions NV which allows you to create, share and monetize mobile magazines. It also allows users to read those mobile magazines within web browsers.

Scope

These Terms of Service (“Terms of Service”) govern the use of magazine.live websites and all contents, services, and applications provided by magazine.live ( “Services”) to the user (“User”).

These Terms of Service serve as base for all offers, deliveries and services, and apply to all transactions made at a later date.

General conditions of using the Services

The User shall use the Services according to applicable law and especially to these Terms of Service; he/she shall respect third party rights and particularly the Privacy Policy.

At its sole discretion, magazine.live may investigate any suspicion of misuse of the site or services or material breach of these Terms of Service; may take appropriate measures; and if there are reasonable grounds for suspicion, may suspend the User’s account access. In case of serious breach, magazine.live may terminate the user agreement without notice of termination.

The User shall compensate magazine.live for any damage resulting from his/her breach of duty. The extent of the User’s liability shall be limited to the User’s responsibility in accordance with these provisions.

The use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at the User’s own risk, for which magazine.live shall not be liable. It shall be the User’s responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet their specific requirements.

Unauthorised use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.

magazine.live may change, limit, extend, or discontinue any aspects of the site or services at any time at its sole discretion.

The content of the pages of this website is for general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.

Content is the sole responsibility of the User

The content published within the digital magazines (“Published Content”) created and published with the “Services” is the sole responsibility of the User who has submitted the content on the magazine.live platform on his account. magazine.live explicitly denies any responsibility and in any case not be held liable for the accuracy, completeness, legal compliance or topicality of the Published Content.

The User guarantees to have researched any submitted content with care and in regards to copyright or any legal compliance.

The User guarantees that all submitted content in magazine.live does not infringe any third party rights, especially, trademark laws, copyright laws, and personal rights.

The User grants magazine.live the unrestricted use of published magazines for their appearance and promotion on magazine.live’s own websites and social media pages.

The User is not entitled to claim the storage, publication, or retention of submitted content or magazines.

magazine.live, at its sole discretion and without justification, may choose not to publish submitted content, to edit materials before publication, or to delete them after publication.

Any published magazine may be deleted by magazine.live in case breach of third party rights or any legal provision. If magazine.live determines reasonable grounds for the removal of the reported content, such removal takes place within 7 days after a breach has been reported and acknowledged by magazine.live. Such removal does not entitle the User, who has published the magazine, any compensation from magazine.live.

Availability

magazine.live conducts its Services with absolute care and undertakes all reasonable efforts to make its Services available at all times. However, the User has no right to claim the permanent availability of any of our Services without interference. Where a disclaimer does not apply, magazine.live shall only be liable for intentional acts or gross negligence.

Limitation of liability

Product and company names are brand names of the respective owner and solely serve informational purposes. All publications are subject to technical malfunctioning, inaccuracy, grammatical, and spelling errors.

From time to time this website and the Services may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for the User’s convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).

Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. The Users acknowledges that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Copyright

This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.

The User may only view, copy, print or share documents or information on the website and Services in accordance to the applicable laws. 

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

The User is solely responsible to maintain the confidentiality of account information, password and computer access. The User agrees to notify magazine.live of any breach of security (loss, theft, unauthorized use or access). magazine.live reserves the right to terminate the access for this User.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about webpage traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Privacy Policy

magazine.live is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

magazine.live may change this Privacy Policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 23/05/2016.

We may collect the following information:

  • E-mail address and password to access your account
  • First name and lastname

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping.
  • We may use the information to improve our products and services.
  • We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
  • From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email. We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests. 

Controlling your personal information

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:

  • whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes
  • if you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing us at support[@]magazine.live

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

Applicable law

The use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of Belgium.