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TERMS OF USE For TCSDaily.com
TCS Daily (TCS), a publication of Tech Central Station, operates this website (the “Website”) for the education and personal enjoyment of our visitors. Use of this Website is conditioned on the User’s acceptance of all of these Terms of Use, including the Privacy Policy and disclaimers set forth below. Use of this Website constitutes the user’s agreement to all those terms and conditions. If you cannot agree with all these terms, please exit this Website.

Copyright and Trademark Information
All materials on this Website are protected by copyrights, trademarks and/or other intellectual property rights. These materials are owned by TCS or its affiliates, or are used with permission of their owners or as otherwise authorized by law. Such materials include, but are not limited to, the photographs, images, illustrations, text, video clips, audio clips, designs, logos, trademarks, trade dress and other materials contained in this website. All rights are reserved, worldwide.

Users may print or reproduce discrete portions of TCS materials published on this site, for purposes of commentary or the user’s personal non-commercial use and enjoyment, so long as proper credit is given to TCS. If more than two sentences from a TCS article are reproduced, the credit line should include a copyright notice in the name of TCS. No user is authorized to change the material or the meaning of the TCS material. If these conditions are observed, TCS will consider the reproduction to be “fair use.” Use or review of this website does not give any User a license or right under any patent, copyright, trademark or other intellectual property or personal right of TCS or any third party. No TCS trademark may be used in advertising or other commercial materials without the prior express permission of TCS. You also agree to observe the privacy of all other Users and not to use the personal information of any other User for any commercial, promotional or other purpose.

TCS does not warrant the accuracy, completeness, timeliness or reliability of the material or data on this website or any other site, or available through links from this site. Links to other websites are provided as a convenience only. Providing a link to another site does not mean that TCS endorses or approves the linked-to site.

Postings or comments
TCS is pleased to receive postings or comments from Users. User or third party submissions or postings are the views of the author or poster. They do not necessarily reflect the views of TCS. TCS reserves the right to edit any postings or material submitted to it, for any reason. TCS has the sole discretion over whether to publish, edit or delete any material submitted to TCS. By submitting any postings, comments or other messages to TCS, the commenter gives TCS all rights to the material and authorizes TCS to publish the material in any media now known or hereafter developed, and to use, adapt, recast, distribute, display, perform, or transmit it in any way, as TCS may determine in its sole discretion. For conditions for submitting articles to TCS for publication, see http://www.tcsdaily.com/submissions.aspx. By submitting your name, address, photo or other identifying data with a posting or other submission, you give TCS the right to publish that data, and to use that data for promotional or any other purpose. Please do not submit any confidential, proprietary, or copyrighted material without authorization of the owner. Submission of any material that is obscene, defamatory, or that infringes any trademark, copyright, privacy right, or other legal right is prohibited.

TCS disclaims any responsibility for messages submitted to the Feedback Forum or other forums. TCS does not undertake to review those messages and has no responsibility for their content. TCS reserves the right to review or edit such messages, and to restrict or deny access to the Feedback Forum or other part of the Website. TCS does not collect or seek any data or submissions from people under the age of 13.

DISCLAIMERS AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY

THE MATERIAL ON THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" AND WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. TCS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOST REVENUES, LOST PROFITS, OR LOSS OF PROSPECTIVE ECONOMIC ADVANTAGE, RESULTING FROM THE USE OR MISUSE OF THIS WEB SITE, OR THE INFORMATION, DOCUMENTS, OR SOFTWARE HEREIN, EVEN IF TCS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, OR FOR ANY CLAIM BY ANOTHER PARTY. TCS DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THIS WEB SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR FREE OF INACCURACIES OR ERRORS, NOR DOES TCS WARRANT THAT THE SITE IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL ELEMENTS.

A User’s use of this Website, and any reliance on any material published or transmitted by this Website, is at the User’s own risk. You agree that you hereby release TCS and its affiliates, advertisers, supporters, and authors from any and all liability or obligations arising from the access or use of this Website, or any public forum or other area of this Website. A User’s sole remedy for any problem or concern is to exit this Website. You agree that you will indemnify and hold TCS harmless for any loss, damages or liability suffered by TCS as a result of your use of this Website, or your submission of any material to TCS or this Website. TCS reserves the right to restrict or limit access to this Website.

Copyright Violations: If you believe that any material on this website infringes your copyright, please notify us as follows, under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("DMCA"). To notify us, the DMCA requires that you:
1. Send an email notice to TCS to: info@techcentralstation.com.
2. Include the following information in your email:
 a. Identify of the copyrighted work(s) you claim is infringed;
 b. Identify the material you claim is infringing the copyright(s), and give enough information for TCS to locate that material;
 c. Include a physical or electronic signature of the copyright owner or a person authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf (the "Claimant");
 d. Include the Claimant's name, address, and telephone number(s);
 e. Include a statement that the Claimant has a good faith belief that use of the disputed material is not authorized by the copyright owner or his agent;
 and f. Include a statement, under penalty of perjury, that the information in the notification of copyright infringement is accurate and that the Claimant is the copyright owner or is authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner.

Financial and Investment Disclaimer
Employees of TCS may own shares in some of the companies discussed and written about on TCSDaily.com. TCSDaily.com is for informational purposes only and information and commentary on TCSDaily.com is not intended to replace the services of professional investment advisors.

The information and advice we provide is general in its application; it does not and cannot take into account your personal circumstances and financial goals. Despite our efforts to provide useful and accurate information, errors may appear from time to time. Before making an investment based on information you have gathered from TCSDaily.com, you should confirm with an appropriate financial professional any information that is important to your decision. TCSDaily.com is not responsible for, and does not guarantee the performance of, any investment vehicle or other service. Let healthy skepticism and your own good judgment be your guide in making investment decisions.

Privacy Policy
TCS Daily (TCS), a publication of Tech Central Station, has adopted this privacy policy to demonstrate our firm commitment to your privacy.

Collection and Use of Personally Identifiable Information
TCS collects certain personally identifiable information (“PII”) when you register with TCS, subscribe to newsletters or other notices from us, or enter a contest or promotion. Specifically, we may collect the following personal information: your name, email address, telephone numbers, and other demographic information (like zip code, age, address, education or income level) .

We use the PII information to send you information or material for which you have subscribed or which we think you will enjoy. We also use the PII to assess and improve our services. We may allow entities assisting TCS on technical and internal issues to access certain PII data on a need-to-know basis, subject to confidentiality protections. We reserve the right to provide any successor in interest with our subscriber and user database, and to comply with court orders or other legal obligations. TCS does not rent or sell our subscribers’ or registrants’ PII information.

We collect the IP address of our visitors and use that data to gather broad demographic information about our visitors. We also may use cookies to enhance your experience with our website. “ Cookies" are small files downloaded to your hard drive that enable your browser to save and recall information. We may use this data to tailor our visitors’ experiences, showing them content that we think they might be interested in, and displaying the content according to their preferences. We may share demographic information with our advertisers on an aggregate basis.

Public Forums
TCS may make chat rooms, forums, message boards, and/or news groups available to its users. Please remember that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information. We urge you to exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information in that context.

Security
TCS takes precautions to protect the security of your personal information and to ensure that your choices for its intended use are honored. These precautions help protect your data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure, alteration, or destruction.

Edits/Opt-Out Options
TCS gives users the option to edit the personal information you have already given us and/or to remove your name from our roster, or unsubscribe from any email lists you have previously signed up for on our site. Users also may opt-out of receiving future mailings from TCS.

Notice to Parents
TCS does not collect or seek personal information from persons under the age of 13. We encourage parents to talk to their children about safe and responsible use of their Personal Information while using the Internet.

Refund Policy
If you change your mind about a TCS Daily subscription, TCS Daily will happily issue a full refund if the cancellation request is made within 10 business days of the date of your subscription; cancellations made after this will be honored on a prorated basis. 

To request a refund, send an email to .  Refunds will be issued as either a credit to the credit card used for the original subscription, or by check if the item was paid for with a check, money order or cash.

Refunds are not available on ringtones.

Amendments
TCS reserves the right to change these Terms of Use or its Privacy Policy at any time, by posting amended terms on this web site. Use of the website after the effective date constitutes acceptance of the amended terms and conditions. We reserve the right to apply the amended terms to the information we have already collected, subject to any legal constraints. You should read and review this page regularly to see if there have been any changes.

Effective Date
The Effective Date of these Terms of Use and Privacy Policy is November 1, 2005.

Contacting Us

If you have any questions about TCS, or our Terms of Use, including the privacy policy, you can contact:

TCS Daily
c/o Tech Central Station
P.O. Box 33705
Washington, DC 20033

800-619-5258
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