These terms and conditions ("Terms") are a legal contract between you and Blix ("Us" or "We"). The terms explain how you are permitted to use the Blix mobile application (the "App"). By downloading the app, you are agreeing to the following terms. If you do not agree with them, do not access or otherwise use the services provided by Blix (the "Services").
Blix reserves the right, in sole discretion, to make changes to these Terms at any time. By using Blix after the terms have been changed, you are agreeing to the updated terms. If you do not agree with them, you must immediately stop using Blix's services.
By using our services, you agree that you are at least 13 years of age, and if under 18 years of age (a "Minor"), you have received your parent's or legal guardian's permission. If you are the parent or legal guardian of a minor, you hereby agree to bind the minor to these terms and hold harmlessness to Blix if any of these terms are breached by the minor. If you are under 13 years of age, you may not use the services at any time or in any manner.
Blix provides content through our services that is copyrighted and/or trademarked work of Blix. This content (the "Materials") may include logos, videos, images, the App, and other content.
Subject to these terms, as well as your compliance with these terms, Blix hereby grants you a limited, non-exclusive, and non-commercial license to use and display the materials and services solely for non-commercial use. Except for the foregoing license, you have no other rights to the Services or Materials, and may not modify, edit, alter, enhance, copy, reproduce, or in any way exploit any of the Services or Materials in any way.
If you breach any of these terms, the above license will terminate automatically, and you must immediately destroy any downloaded, printed, copied, or published materials.
The services are made available via Mobile Applications. You may not (i) modify, disassemble, reverse engineer, or decompile the Application, except to the extend that such restriction is expressly prohibited by law; (ii) make any copies of the Mobile Application; (iii) rent, lease, loan, resell, or sublicense the app to any third-party; (iv) remove, disable, damage, circumvent, or in any other way interfere with security-related features of the app; (v) edit the application in any way.
You acknowledge that Blix may issue updated versions of the app that you are using on your mobile device, and that we are under no obligations to continue updating Blix.
Standard carrier data charges may apply to your use of the app.
The following terms and conditions apply with respect to any Mobile Application that Blix provides designed for use on Apple iOS mobile devices (the "iOS App"):
These terms are between you and Blix only, and not with Apple, Inc. ("Apple")
Blix, and not Apple, is solely responsible for the iOS app and the services, content, and materials made available.
You agree and warrant that (i) you are not located in a country that is subject to a U.S. Government embargo; (ii) you are not located in a country that has been designated by the U.S. Government as a "terrorist supporting" country; and (iii) are not listed on any U.S. Government list of prohibited or restricted parties.
If you would like to register for an account with Blix to use our services, you must download the iOS app on your mobile device. When you open the iOS app for the first time, you must agree to allow Blix to gather your location information; if you do not, the application will not function.
You will be required to submit your name and contact information. We will also generate or collect a unique identifier for you, which will serve as your user ID.
You must be at least 13 years of age to register. If you are a minor, you must have your parent's or legal guardian's permission before registering. If you are under 13 years of age, you may not register for or otherwise use our services.
You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account password, and are solely responsible for any and all activities that occur on your account. You, and not blix, are solely liable for any loss that you may incur as a result of someone else accessing your account, with or without your knowledge.
To the fullest extent permitted by law, in no event shall Blix be liable for any direct, indirect, special, consequential, or other damages (including attorneys fees and costs of defense) arising from or as a result of the activities that take place on your account
By registering for our services, you consent to receiving electronic communications from Blix. These electronic communications may include information concerning or related to the Services or the App. You agree that any notices, disclosures, agreements, or any other communications that Blix may send you electronically will satisfy any legal communication requirements.
You are solely responsible for any information, opinions, messages, comments, photos, videos, graphics, sounds, and any other content or materials that you submit, upload, or make available through the services (each being a "Submission"). We reserve the right to retain your submissions, even after they have been deleted or otherwise hidden. However, you agree that we have no obligation to retain any Submission for any period of time, nor shall we be liable to you or any other third-party for any lost content or losses related to the deletion of a submission.
You may not upload, post, or otherwise make available on the services any material that is copyrighted, trademarked, or otherwise protected by law without the express permission of the owner of such copyright, trademark, or content protection by law. You agree that the burden of determining wether any material is protected by any such right is on you. You shall be solely liable for any damage resulting from infringement of copyrights, trademarks, proprietary rights, contract violations, privacy or publicity rights, or any other harm resulting from any submission that you make. You have full responsibility for each submission you make, including its reliability, appropriateness, and legality.
You agree to pay for all royalties, fees, damages, and any other money you owe any other third-party by reason of any submission posted by you to or though the services. When you provide submissions, you agree that those submissions shall not be in violation of the "Unauthorized Activities" paragraph below. Those prohibitions do not require Blix to monitor, police, or remove any submissions or other information submitted by you or any other user.
When using the services, you agree not to:
Defame, abuse, harass, threaten, stalk, bully, or otherwise violate the legal rights of others.
Use racially or ethnically offensive language.
Be racist, homophobic, or for any other reason bully, harass, or abuse others because of their race, ethnicity, or sexuality.
Discuss, incite, or encourage illegal activity
Post anything that is sexually explicit, vulgar, excessively violent, containing gore, or is traumatic or horrific.
Post anything that depicts cruelty to animals.
Post anything that is copyrighted, trademarked, or otherwise protected by law without express permission from the owner of such copyright, trademark, or content protection by law.
Disseminate any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, including but not limited to promotional materials, 'junk mail', 'spam', 'chain letters', 'pyramid schemes', affiliate marketing, or any other forms of such soliciting.
Use a robot, spider, scraper, or any other automated means to access our services.
Take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure.
This list of prohibitions provides examples and is not complete or exclusive. We reserve the right to (a) terminate access to your account, your ability to post or otherwise interact with our services, and (b) refuse, delete, remove, or hide any submissions, with or without cause and with or without notice, for any or no reason, or for any action that we determine is inappropriate or disruptive to our services or the users of our services.
Blix may report to law enforcement authorities any actions that may be illegal, and any reports we receive of such conduct. When legally required to or at our discretion, Blix will cooperate with law enforcement agencies in any investigation of alleged illegal activities on our services, or on the internet.
Unauthorized use of any of our materials or third-party content contained in our services may violate certain laws and regulations. You agree indemnify and hold Blix and its owners, officers, affiliates, agents, licensors, and business partners harmless from and against any and all costs, damages, liabilities, and expenses (including attorneys fees and costs of defense) Blix or any other indemnified party suffers in relation to, arising from, or for the purpose of avoiding, any claim or demand from a third-party that your use of our services or the use of our services by any person using your username and/or password (including, but not limited to, your participation in the posting areas or your submissions) violates any applicable law or regulation, or the copyrights, trademark rights or other rights of any third-party.
Last update: March 26, 2016