Last updated on November 8, 2017
When you access or use Technika (“Service”) located at technika.org, you are agreeing to the following terms and conditions (“Terms”).
By accessing or using the Service on behalf of an organization, like a company, you are also agreeing to these Terms on behalf of that organization and saying that you are authorized to do that.
Technika makes no representations or warranties as to the accuracy of the Content. Technika is not liable for omissions or typographical errors contained in the Content. You acknowledge that any reliance upon any Content shall be at your own risk. If a party for whom Content has been published discovers an error or omission in the Content, it is that party’s obligation to notify Technika of the error or omission; however, Technika does not warrant that such error or omission will be corrected.
All transactions made based on information from the Service are solely between you and the Vendor. Your sole rights and remedies shall be against the Vendor. By using the Service, you acknowledge and agree that Technika has no liability for any cost, damage, or harm, directly or indirectly, in connection with the delivery, failure to deliver, performance, quality, or any other aspect of any products or services ordered or attempted to be ordered via information from the Service.
Third-Party Links, Sites, Services, and Disputes
The Service contains links to third-party websites, advertisers, products, services, special offers, or other events or activities that are not owned or controlled by Technika.
You hereby represent and warrant that you have read and agree to be bound by all applicable policies of any Third Party Websites relating to your use of the Service and that you will act in accordance with those policies, in addition to your obligations under this Agreement. Technika has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, accuracy, privacy policies, or practices of or opinions expressed in any Third Party Websites. In addition, Technika will not and cannot monitor, verify, censor or edit the content of any Third Party Website.
By using the Service, you expressly relieve and hold harmless Technika from any and all liability arising from your use of any Third Party Website. Your interactions with organizations and/or individuals found on or through the Service, including payment and delivery of goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such organizations and/or individuals. You should make whatever investigation you feel necessary or appropriate before proceeding with any online or offline transaction with any of these third parties. You agree that Technika shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings. If there is a dispute between participants on this site, or between users and any third party, you understand and agree that Technika is under no obligation to become involved. In the event that you have a dispute with one or more other users, you hereby release Technika, its officers, employees, agents, and successors in rights from claims, demands, and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind or nature, known or unknown, suspected or unsuspected, disclosed or undisclosed, arising out of or in any way related to such disputes. Technika accepts no responsibility or liability for the content of any images or text included in any Technika recommended products.
Technika earns revenue from participating in affiliate programs with various brands and online retailers. Brands, retailers or advertisers do not influence which products we feature.
- Technika is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com
- Technika is a participant in the Amazon.ca, Inc. Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.ca
- Technika is a participant in the Amazon EU Associates Programme, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.co.uk, Amazon.fr, Amazon.it, Amazon.es and Amazon.de.
Featured products by Technika that are sold on Amazon are in accordance with the program rules and regulations: US Associates Program Participation Requirements, Canadian Associates Program Participation Requirements, EU Associates Program Participation Requirements.
- Brands, retailers or advertisers do not influence which products we feature.
- We are not compensated to feature specific products.
Prices on Amazon and other third-party websites may fluctuate over time. Technika will not be responsible for price accuracy of products featured on the Service. Technika will also not be responsible for product availability, purchasing from Amazon and other third-party websites, and subsequent shipping and distribution.
Technika is not responsible for accuracy, usefulness, safety or intellectual property rights of or relating to any products from Amazon and other third-party websites, that are listed on Technika.
Product names, images and videos are the property of their respective owners. The images made available to you by Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates, third-party websites and Technika are protected by copyright and trademark laws of Canada, the United States and other countries. Before using product images for any purpose other than viewing them on Technika, you may need to obtain the authorization of the original owner of the materials. It is your responsibility to obtain authorizations to use product images or text that may be required; Technika cannot and will not give you this authorization.
In accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998, the text of which may be found on the U.S. Copyright Office website at http://www.copyright.gov/legislation/dmca.pdf, Technika will respond expeditiously to claims of copyright infringement.
If you are a copyright owner, authorized to act on behalf of one, or authorized to act under any exclusive right under copyright, please report alleged copyright infringements taking place on Technika by completing the DMCA Notice of Alleged Infringement and delivering it to Technika’s Designated Copyright Agent. Upon receipt of the Notice as described below, Technika will take whatever action, in its sole discretion, it deems appropriate, including removal of the challenged material from the Site.
DMCA Notice of Alleged Infringement (“Notice”)
1. Identify the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed, or – if multiple copyrighted works are covered by this Notice – you may provide a representative list of the copyrighted works that you claim have been infringed.
2. Identify the material that you claim is infringing (or to be the subject of infringing activity) and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material, including at a minimum, the URL of the project and the time stamp of the portion of the video which you allege infringes your copyright.
3. Provide your mailing address, telephone number, and, if available, email address.
4. Include both of the following statements in the body of the Notice:
- “I hereby state that I have a good faith belief that the disputed use of the copyrighted material is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law (e.g., as a fair use).”
- “I hereby state that the information in this Notice is accurate and, under penalty of perjury, that I am the owner, or authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyright or of an exclusive right under the copyright that is allegedly infringed.”
5. Provide your full legal name and your electronic or physical signature.
Email this Notice, with all items completed to: firstname.lastname@example.org
If a product image is disclosed as a third party vendor’s exclusive intellectual property, it will be removed immediately upon request. Please contact us here.
The Service is Available “AS-IS”
Your access to and use of the Service and any content available on or through the Service is at your own risk. You understand and agree that the Service and content available on or through the Service are provided to you on an “AS-IS” and “AS-AVAILABLE” basis. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, TECHNIKA EXPLICITLY DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. We make no warranty (i) that the Service or any content available on or through the Service will meet your requirements or be available on an uninterrupted, secure, or error-free basis; or (ii) regarding the quality of any products, services or content or the accuracy, timeliness, truthfulness, completeness or reliability of any content obtained through the Service. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained from Technika or through the Service will create any warranty not expressly made herein.
Limitation of Liability
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT, TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, NEITHER TECHNIKA NOR ANY OTHER PARTY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING, OR DELIVERING THE SERVICE WILL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF PROFITS, DATA, USE, GOODWILL, OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES, RESULTING FROM (I) YOUR ACCESS TO OR USE OF OR INABILITY TO ACCESS OR USE THE SERVICE; (II) ANY CONDUCT OR CONTENT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SERVICE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF OTHER USERS OR THIRD PARTIES; (III) ANY CONTENT OBTAINED FROM OR THROUGH THE SERVICE; AND (IV) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS, USE OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR CONTENT, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), PRODUCT LIABILITY OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT TECHNIKA HAS BEEN INFORMED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE, EVEN IF A LIMITED REMEDY SET FORTH HEREIN IS FOUND TO HAVE FAILED OF ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE.
IN NO EVENT WILL TECHNIKA’S AGGREGATE LIABILITY ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THESE TERMS OR FROM THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE OR ANY CONTENT AVAILABLE ON OR THROUGH THE SERVICE EXCEED FIFTY DOLLARS ($50). THE LIMITATIONS OF DAMAGES SET FORTH ABOVE ARE FUNDAMENTAL ELEMENTS OF THE BASIS OF THE BARGAIN BETWEEN TECHNIKA AND YOU.
We may make Modifications or Changes
Technika may, at its sole discretion, choose to modify, discontinue or terminate the Service, at any time and without prior notice. Technika may also choose to modify the Terms. If we choose to modify the Terms, we will notify you, post the updated Terms, and revise the “Last Updated” date above. We encourage you to review these Terms whenever you use our Services to stay informed. Your continued use of the Service will mean you agree to be bound by the new terms. If you don’t agree then you need to stop using the Service.
Any notices or other communications permitted or required hereunder, including those regarding modifications to these Terms, will be in writing and given by Technika (i) via email (in each case to the address that you provide); or (ii) by posting on the Site or via the Service. For notices made by e-mail or posting, the date of receipt will be deemed the date on which such notice is transmitted or posted, whichever is earlier.
These Terms constitute the entire and exclusive understanding and agreement between Technika and you regarding the Service and Service Content, and these Terms supersede and replace any and all prior oral or written understandings or agreements between Technika and you regarding the Service and Service Content.