KnuEdge, Inc. (“Company”) is committed to protecting the privacy of your information. This Privacy Statement describes KnuEdge’s websites privacy practices.
1. Web Sites Covered
This Privacy Statement covers the information practices of knuedge.com. It also covers any other subdomains off of knuedge.com. Collectively these are referred to as KnuEdge’s “websites.”
2. Information Collected
KnuEdge offers a variety of services that are collectively referred to as the “Services.” KnuEdge collects information from individuals who visit the Company’s Web sites (“Visitors”) and individuals who register to use the Services (“Customers”).
When expressing an interest in obtaining additional information about the Services or registering to use the Services, KnuEdge requires you to provide the Company with personal contact information, such as name, company name, address, phone number, and email address (“Required Contact Information”). When purchasing the Services, KnuEdge requires you to provide the Company with financial qualification and billing information, such as billing name and address, credit card number, and the number of employees within the organization that will be using the Services (“Billing Information”). KnuEdge may also ask you to provide additional information, such as company annual revenues, number of employees, or industry (“Optional Information”). KnuEdge might also ask you to complete surveys from time to time (“Optional Surveys”). Required Contact Information, Billing Information, Optional Information and Optional Surveys are referred to collectively as “Data About KnuEdge Customers.”
As you navigate the Company’s Web sites, KnuEdge may also collect information through the use of commonly-used information-gathering tools, such as cookies and Web beacons (“Web Sites Navigational Information”). Web Sites Navigational Information includes standard information from your Web browser (such as browser type and browser language), your Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, and the actions you take on the Company’s Web sites (such as the Web pages viewed and the links clicked).
3. Use of Information Collected
The Company uses Data About KnuEdge Customers to perform the services requested. For example, if you fill out a “Contact Me” Web form, the Company will use the information provided to contact you about your interest in the Services.
The Company may also use Data About KnuEdge Customers for marketing purposes. For example, the Company may use information you provide to contact you to further discuss your interest in the Services and to send you information regarding the Company and its partners, such as information about promotions or events.
KnuEdge uses credit card information solely to check the financial qualifications of prospective Customers and to collect payment for the Services.
KnuEdge uses Web Sites Navigational Information to operate and improve the Company’s Web sites. The Company may also use Web Sites Navigational Information alone or in combination with Data About KnuEdge Customers to provide personalized information about the Company.
4. Web Sites Navigational Information
KnuEdge uses commonly-used information-gathering tools, such as cookies and Web beacons, to collect information as you navigate the Company’s Web sites (“Web Sites Navigational Information”). This section describes the types of Web Sites Navigational Information that may be collected on the Company’s Web sites and how this information may be used.
If you have chosen to identify yourself to KnuEdge, the Company uses session cookies containing encrypted information to allow the Company to uniquely identify you. Each time you log into the Services, a session cookie containing an encrypted, unique identifier that is tied to your account is placed in your browser. These session cookies allow the Company to uniquely identify you when you are logged into the Services and to process your online transactions and requests. Session cookies are required to use the Services.
KnuEdge uses persistent cookies that only the Company can read and use to identify browsers that have previously visited the Company’s Web sites. When you purchase the Services or provide the Company with personal information, a unique identifier is assigned you. This unique identifier is associated with a persistent cookie that the Company places on your Web browser. The Company is especially careful about the security and confidentiality of the information stored in persistent cookies. If you disable your Web browser’s ability to accept cookies, you will be able to navigate the Company’s Web sites, but you will not be able to successfully use the Services.
KnuEdge may use information from session and persistent cookies in combination with Data About KnuEdge Customers to provide you with information about the Company and the Services.
4.2 Web Beacons
KnuEdge uses Web beacons alone or in conjunction with cookies to compile information about Customers and Visitors’ usage of the Company’s Web sites and interaction with emails from the Company. Web beacons are clear electronic images that can recognize certain types of information on your computer, such as cookies, when you viewed a particular Web sites tied to the Web beacon, and a description of a Web sites tied to the Web beacon. For example, KnuEdge may place Web beacons in marketing emails that notify the Company when you click on a link in the email that directs you to one of the Company’s Web sites. KnuEdge uses Web beacons to operate and improve the Company’s Web sites and email communications. KnuEdge may use information from Web beacons in combination with Data About KnuEdge Customers to provide you with information about the Company and the Services.
4.3 IP Addresses
When you visit KnuEdge’s Web sites, the Company collects your Internet Protocol (“IP”) addresses to track and aggregate non-personal information. For example, KnuEdge uses IP addresses to monitor the regions from which Customers and Visitors navigate the Company’s Web sites.
4.4 Third Party Cookies
From time-to-time, KnuEdge engages third parties to track and analyze usage and volume statistical information from individuals who visit the Company’s Web sites. KnuEdge may also use other third-party cookies to track the performance of Company advertisements.
5. Public Forums, and Customer Testimonials
KnuEdge may provide bulletin boards, blogs, or chat rooms on the Company’s Web sites. Any personal information you choose to submit in such a forum may be read, collected, or used by others who visit these forums, and may be used to send you unsolicited messages. KnuEdge is not responsible for the personal information you choose to submit in these forums.
KnuEdge may post a list of Customers and testimonials on the Company’s Web sites that contain information such as Customer names and titles. KnuEdge obtains the consent of each Customer prior to posting any information on such a list or posting testimonials.
6. Sharing of Information Collected
KnuEdge reserves the right to use or disclose information provided if required by law or if the Company reasonably believes that use or disclosure is necessary to protect the Company’s rights and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process.
7. International Transfer of Information Collected
To facilitate KnuEdge’s global operations, the Company may transfer and access Data About KnuEdge Customers from around the world, including the United States. This Privacy Statement shall apply even if KnuEdge transfers Data About KnuEdge Customers to other countries.
8. Communications Preferences
KnuEdge offers Customers and Visitors who provide contact information a means to choose how the Company uses the information provided. You may send a request specifying your communications preferences to firstname.lastname@example.org. Customers cannot opt out of receiving transactional emails related to their account with KnuEdge or the Services.
9. Correcting and Updating Your Information
Customers may update or change their profile information by sending a request to email@example.com. Requests to access, change, or delete your information will be handled within 30 days.
KnuEdge uses appropriate administrative, technical, and physical security measures to protect Data About KnuEdge Customers.
11. Changes to this Privacy Statement
KnuEdge reserves the right to change this Privacy Statement. KnuEdge will provide notification of the material changes to this Privacy Statement through the Company’s Web sites at least three (3) business days prior to the change taking effect.
12. Contacting Us
Questions regarding this Privacy Statement or the information practices of the Company’s Web sites should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Terms and Conditions
By using the knuedge.com website ("Service"), or any services of KnuEdge, Inc ("KnuEdge" or “cloudr”), you are agreeing to be bound by the following terms and conditions ("Terms of Service"). IF YOU ARE ENTERING INTO THIS AGREEMENT ON BEHALF OF A COMPANY OR OTHER LEGAL ENTITY, YOU REPRESENT THAT YOU HAVE THE AUTHORITY TO BIND SUCH ENTITY, ITS AFFILIATES AND ALL USERS WHO ACCESS OUR SERVICES THROUGH YOUR ACCOUNT TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, IN WHICH CASE THE TERMS "YOU" OR "YOUR" SHALL REFER TO SUCH ENTITY, ITS AFFILIATES AND USERS ASSOCIATED WITH IT. IF YOU DO NOT HAVE SUCH AUTHORITY, OR IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, YOU MUST NOT ACCEPT THIS AGREEMENT AND MAY NOT USE THE SERVICES.
If KnuEdge makes material changes to these Terms, we will notify you by email and/or by posting a notice on our site before the changes are effective. Any new features that augment or enhance the current Service, shall be subject to the Terms of Service. Continued use of the Service after any such changes shall constitute your consent to such changes. You can review the most current version of the Terms of Service at any time on the Site.
Violation of any of the terms below will result in the termination of your Account. While KnuEdge prohibits such conduct and Content on the Service, you understand and agree that KnuEdge cannot be responsible for the Content posted on the Service and you nonetheless may be exposed to such materials. You agree to use the Service at your own risk.
A. General Conditions
Your use of the Service is at your sole risk. The service is provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis.
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT KNUEDGE, ITS SUBSIDIARIES AND AFFILIATES, AND ITS LICENSORS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES WHICH MAY BE INCURRED BY YOU, HOWEVER CAUSED AND UNDER ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY. THIS SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO, ANY LOSS OF PROFIT (WHETHER INCURRED DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY), ANY LOSS OF GOODWILL OR BUSINESS REPUTATION, ANY LOSS OF DATA SUFFERED, COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES, OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSS.
You must not modify, adapt or hack the Service or modify another website so as to falsely imply that it is associated with the Service, KnuEdge, or any other KnuEdge service.
You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit any portion of the Service, use of the Service, or access to the Service without the express written permission by KnuEdge.
We may, but have no obligation to, remove Content and Accounts containing Content that we determine in our sole discretion are unlawful, offensive, threatening, libelous, defamatory, pornographic, obscene or otherwise objectionable or violates any party's intellectual property or these Terms of Service.
Verbal, physical, written or other abuse (including threats of abuse or retribution) of any KnuEdge customer, employee, member, or officer will result in immediate account termination.
You understand that the technical processing and transmission of the Service, including your Content, may be transferred and involve (a) transmissions over various networks; and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices.
You agree that KnuEdge, in its sole discretion and for any or no reason, may terminate your account or any part thereof. You agree that any termination of your access to the KnuEdge Services may be without prior notice, and you agree that KnuEdge will not be liable to you or any third party for such termination.
You are solely responsible for exporting your Content and Application(s) from the KnuEdge Services prior to termination of your account for any reason, provided that if we terminate your account, we will provide you a reasonable opportunity to retrieve your Content and Application(s).
You must not upload, post, host, or transmit unsolicited email, SMSs, or "spam" messages.
You must not transmit any worms or viruses or any code of a destructive nature.
You agree not to (a) access (or attempt to access) the administrative interface of the Services by any means other than through the interface that is provided by KnuEdge in connection with the KnuEdge Services, unless you have been specifically allowed to do so in a separate agreement with KnuEdge, or (b) engage in any activity that interferes with or disrupts the KnuEdge Services (or the servers and networks which are connected to the Service).
If your bandwidth usage significantly exceeds the average bandwidth usage (as determined solely by KnuEdge) of other KnuEdge customers, we reserve the right to immediately disable your account or throttle your file hosting until you can reduce your bandwidth consumption.
KnuEdge does not warrant that (i) the service will meet your specific requirements, (ii) the service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free, (iii) the results that may be obtained from the use of the service will be accurate or reliable, (iv) the quality of any products, services, information, or other material purchased or obtained by you through the service will meet your expectations, and (v) any errors in the Service will be corrected.
You expressly understand and agree that KnuEdge 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 KnuEdge has been advised of the possibility of such damages), resulting from: (i) the use or the inability to use the service; (ii) the cost of procurement of substitute goods and services resulting from any goods, data, information or services purchased or obtained or messages received or transactions entered into through or from the service; (iii) statements or conduct of any third party on the service; (iv) or any other matter relating to the service.
The failure of KnuEdge to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Terms of Service shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. The Terms of Service constitutes the entire agreement between you and KnuEdge and govern your use of the Service, superseding any prior agreements between you and KnuEdge (including, but not limited to, any prior versions of the Terms of Service). You agree that these Terms of Service and Your use of the Service are governed under Delaware law.
Questions about the Terms of Service should be sent to email@example.com.
B. Account Terms
You must be 13 years or older to use this Service.
You must be a human. Accounts registered by "bots" or other automated methods are not permitted.
You must provide your legal full name, a valid email address, and any other information requested in order to complete the signup process.
Your login may only be used by one person - a single login shared by multiple people is not permitted. You may create separate logins for as many people as your plan allows.
You are responsible for maintaining the security of your account and password. KnuEdge cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage from your failure to comply with this security obligation.
You are responsible for all Content posted and activity that occurs under your account (even when Content is posted by others who have accounts under your account).
One person or legal entity may not maintain more than one free account.
You may not use the Service for any illegal or unauthorized purpose. You must not, in the use of the Service, violate any laws in your jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright or trademark laws).
You may not use this Service if you are a direct competitor, except with KnuEdge's prior written consent. You may not use or access the Service to compile data in a manner that is used or usable by a competitive product or service.
C. Use Terms
You expressly understand and agree that KnuEdge 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 KnuEdge has been advised of the possibility of such damages), resulting from your use of the Services.
Abuse or excessively frequent requests to KnuEdge may result in the temporary or permanent suspension of your account's access. KnuEdge, in its sole discretion, will determine abuse or excessive usage. KnuEdge will make a reasonable attempt via email to warn the account owner prior to suspension.
KnuEdge reserves the right at any time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, your access with or without notice.
Excessive Bandwidth Use
If we determine your bandwidth usage to be significantly excessive in relation to other customers, we reserve the right to suspend your account or throttle your requests until you can reduce your bandwidth consumption.
D. Cancellation and Termination
You are solely responsible for properly canceling your account. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance with canceling your account.
KnuEdge, in its sole discretion, has the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Service, or any other KnuEdge service, for any reason at any time. Such termination of the Service will result in the deactivation or deletion of your Account or your access to your Account, and the forfeiture and relinquishment of all Content in your Account. KnuEdge reserves the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason at any time
E. Modification of the Services
We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to amend these Terms of Service at any time and will update these Terms of Service in the event of any such amendments. We will notify our Users of material changes to this Agreement, such as price changes, at least 30 days prior to the change taking effect by posting a notice on our Website. For non-material modifications, your continued use of the Website constitutes agreement to our revisions of these Terms of Service.
KnuEdge reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Service (or any part thereof) with or without notice.
KnuEdge shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, price change, suspension or discontinuance of the Service.
F. Copyright and Content Ownership
We claim no intellectual property rights over the data or algorithms that you provide to the Service. Your data and algorithms uploaded remain yours. However, if you set your data or models to be accessible publicly, you agree to allow others to view your Content.
KnuEdge does not pre-screen Content, but KnuEdge and its designee have the right (but not the obligation) in their sole discretion to refuse or remove any Content that is available via the Service.
You shall defend KnuEdge against any claim, demand, suit or proceeding made or brought against KnuEdge by a third party alleging that Your Content, or Your use of the Service in violation of this Agreement, infringes or misappropriates the intellectual property rights of a third party or violates applicable law, and shall indemnify KnuEdge for any damages finally awarded against, and for reasonable attorney’s fees incurred by, KnuEdge in connection with any such claim, demand, suit or proceeding; provided, that KnuEdge (a) promptly gives You written notice of the claim, demand, suit or proceeding; (b) gives You sole control of the defense and settlement of the claim, demand, suit or proceeding (provided that You may not settle any claim, demand, suit or proceeding unless the settlement unconditionally releases KnuEdge of all liability); and (c) provides to You all reasonable assistance, at Your expense.
G. Proprietary Rights
You acknowledge and agree that KnuEdge owns all legal right, title and interest in and to the KnuEdge Services, including any intellectual property rights which exist in the KnuEdge Services (whether those rights happen to be registered or not, and wherever in the world those rights may exist)
Except as provided in Section G, KnuEdge acknowledges and agrees that it obtains no right, title or interest from you (or your licensors) under these Terms in or to any Content or Applications that you create, submit, post, transmit or display on, or through, the KnuEdge Services, including any intellectual property rights which subsist in that Content and the Application (whether those rights happen to be registered or not, and wherever in the world those rights may exist). Unless you have agreed otherwise in writing with KnuEdge, you agree that you are responsible for protecting and enforcing those rights and that KnuEdge has no obligation to do so on your behalf.
KnuEdge claims no ownership or control over any Content or Application. You retain copyright and any other rights you already hold in the Content and/or Application, and you are responsible for protecting those rights, as appropriate. By submitting, posting or displaying the Content on or through the Services you give KnuEdge a worldwide, royalty-free, and non-exclusive license to reproduce, adapt, modify, translate, publish, perform, display and distribute such Content for the sole purpose of enabling KnuEdge to provide you with the KnuEdge Services consistent with your privacy settings and in keeping with our security procedures.
By adding a collaborator to your Project, you hereby grant to that user a non-exclusive, royalty-free, non-transferable license, with no right to sub-license, to use, display, perform, reproduce, modify, publish, distribute, list information regarding, edit, translate and analyze such Projects(s) and Content as permitted by the relevant KnuEdge Services functionality or features for the sole purpose of collaborating on development of the Application(s).
KnuEdge maintains the security of its service in keeping with industry best practice and takes all reasonable and generally accepted precautions against security breach.
You may choose to or we may invite you to submit comments or ideas about the KnuEdge Services, including without limitation about how to improve the KnuEdge Services or our products (“Ideas”). By submitting any Idea, you agree that your disclosure is gratuitous, unsolicited and without restriction and will not place KnuEdge under any fiduciary or other obligation, and that we are free to use the Idea without any additional compensation to you, and/or to disclose the Idea on a non-confidential basis or otherwise to anyone.