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About ALOT

ALOT is a place to find apps for your PC.

Use ALOT apps to play games, get directions, check the weather, listen to the radio and much much more

To get started, add the free ALOT Appbar to your browser, then pick the apps you want to display.

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ALOT Sites Terms of Use

 
 

These terms of use (the “Terms of Use”) set out the legal duties of the parties with respect to the use of our services and of www.alot.com (the “Site”). Please read them carefully before using this website.

THE AGREEMENT

These Terms of Use are a legal agreement between you (referred to hereinafter as "you", "your," or "user") and alot.com, including all of its subsidiaries and affiliated entities (referred to hereinafter as “alot.com”, "we," "us", or "our"). These Terms of Use set forth the terms and conditions under which you may use our Site and any services (i.e. search) that may be offered at our Site now or in the future (the "Services"). References to “our Site” include, where applicable, the Services.

You should also review our Privacy Policy before using this Site.

BY USING OUR SITE YOU SIGNIFY YOUR AGREEMENT TO THESE TERMS OF USE AND TO THE ALOT.COM PRIVACY POLICY. WE MAY AMEND THESE TERMS OF USE FROM TIME TO TIME WITHOUT NOTICE TO YOU, AND YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY ANY SUCH AMENDMENTS. THEREFORE, YOU SHOULD REVIEW THESE TERMS OF USE EACH TIME YOU USE OUR SITE.

IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS OF USE OR ANY AMENDMENT, YOU MUST NOT USE OUR SITE.

1. USE RESTRICTIONS

  1. All information, content and materials contained or offered on our Site are our copyrighted property or the copyrighted property of our content suppliers, licensors or licensees. All trademarks, service marks, trade names, and trade dress are proprietary to us and/or our content suppliers, licensors or licensees. Nothing contained on our Site confers any license, right, title, or interest in or to our intellectual property or any third-party’s intellectual property (including but not limited to patents, copyrights and trademarks) in any form by implication, estoppel, or otherwise. No content or material from our Site may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted or distributed in any way that violates these Terms of Use or applicable law.
  2. You agree that you will only use our Site for your personal use. You must not use our Site for commercial purposes or in any way that harms us or any other person or entity. You shall not use or attempt to use our Site for any improper or unlawful purpose including, without limitation, to violate any of our policies, procedures, or requirements, or to interfere with, disrupt, or breach the security of our Site or any of our servers or networks. You are further responsible for ensuring that your use of our Site does not violate any applicable local, state, federal, international or other law, rule, or regulation.
  3. Children 13 and under are ineligible to use ALOT software. If you are thirteen years old or younger, you are prohibited from downloading, registering for, or using ALOT products and services. ALOT Toolbar and Home Page are not directed to children younger than 13 and are offered only to users 13 years of age or older. If you are under 13 years old, please do not use ALOT Toolbar and Home Page. Any person who provides their personal information through ALOT registration represents to us that they are 13 years of age or older.

2. LINKS TO THIRD PARTY WEBSITES

When you are on our Site you could be directed, via hyperlink, to third party websites that are beyond our control. For example, our Site may provide search results in response to user queries or other links from advertisers, sponsors or content partners that may or may not use ads or logo(s) to link to their own sites. You acknowledge that when you click on a link that leaves our Site, the site you will land on may not be controlled by us and different terms of use and privacy policies shall apply. By clicking on such links you hereby acknowledge that alot.com is not responsible for those websites or their associated content or services. We also reserve the right to disable links from any third-party sites, although we are under no obligation to do so.

3. ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS

Should you send e-mails to us for any reason, you are communicating with us electronically. By doing so, you consent to receive communications from us electronically. We may communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on our Site. You agree that all notices, disclosures, agreements and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

4. POLICY RESTRICTIONS

  1. You will not impair or cause damage to our Site, or any connected network, or otherwise interfere with any person or entity's use or enjoyment of our Site in any way, including without limitation, using or launching any automated system that accesses our Site in a manner that sends more request messages to our servers in a given period of time than a human can reasonably produce in the same period by using a conventional online web browser. Notwithstanding the foregoing, operators of public search engines may use spiders for the sole purpose of creating publicly available searchable indices of the materials and our site, but not for caching or archiving such materials.
  2. You agree that you will not take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the infrastructure of our Sites.

5. DISCLAIMER

THE SERVICES, INFORMATION, CONTENT AND MATERIALS ON OUR SITE OR PROVIDED THROUGH OUR SITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE; NON-INFRINGEMENT; ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY RELATING TO COURSE OF PERFORMANCE, COURSE OF DEALING, OR USAGE OF TRADE; AND ANY WARRANTY REGARDING THE SUITABILITY AND QUALITY OF OUR SITE FOR YOUR PURPOSES OR EXPECTATIONS. WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN INFORMATION, CONTENT AND MATERIALS ON OUR SITE OR THROUGH OUR SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT OUR SITE OR THE SERVERS THAT MAKE SUCH INFORMATION, CONTENT AND MATERIALS AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. MOREOVER, YOU ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL ASSOCIATED SERVICING, REPAIR OR NECESSARY CORRECTION DUE TO ANY SUCH HARM. WE DO NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF ANY INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES CONTAINED ON OR OFFERED, MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH, OR OTHERWISE RELATED IN ANY WAY TO OUR SITE OR ANY THIRD PARTY SITES OR SERVICES LINKED TO OR FROM OUR SITE IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, AVAILABILITY, RELIABILITY, SAFETY OR OTHERWISE.

WE CANNOT ENSURE THAT YOU WILL BE SATISFIED WITH ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES THAT YOU MAY PURCHASE FROM A THIRD PARTY WEBSITE THAT LINKS TO OR FROM OUR SITE OR THIRD PARTY INFORMATION, CONTENT OR MATERIALS CONTAINED ON OUR SITE. WE DO NOT ENDORSE ANY OF THE CONTENT, NOR HAVE WE TAKEN ANY STEPS TO CONFIRM THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR RELIABILITY OF, ANY OF THE INFORMATION, CONTENT OR MATERIALS CONTAINED ON ANY THIRD PARTY WEBSITE. WE DO NOT MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES AS TO THE SECURITY OF ANY INFORMATION, CONTENT OR MATERIALS YOU MIGHT BE REQUESTED TO GIVE TO ANY THIRD PARTY.

YOU HEREBY IRREVOCABLY WAIVE ANY CLAIM AGAINST US WITH RESPECT TO (A) INFORMATION, CONTENT AND MATERIALS CONTAINED ON OUR SITE OR PROVIDED THROUGH OUR SERVICES, (B) THIRD PARTY WEBSITES OR OFFERS PLACED THROUGH THE SITE IN RESPECT TO ANY INFORMATION, CONTENT AND MATERIALS YOU PROVIDE TO SUCH THIRD PARTIES.

SOME JURISDICATIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

6. INDEMNIFICATION

You hereby agree to indemnify, defend, and hold us, our content providers, licensors, licensees, distributors, agents, representatives and other authorized users, and each of the foregoing entities' respective resellers, distributors, service providers and suppliers, and all of the foregoing entities' respective officers, directors, owners, employees, agents, representatives, successors and assigns (collectively, the "Indemnified Parties") harmless from and against any and all losses, damages, liabilities and costs (including, without limitation, settlement costs and any legal or other fees and expenses for investigating or defending any actions or threatened actions) incurred by the Indemnified Parties in connection with any claim arising out of any breach by you of these Terms of Use or claims arising directly or indirectly from your use of our Site.

We reserve the right, at our own expense, to employ separate counsel and assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you and you hereby agree to cooperate with us in the defense of any such claim.

7. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

IN NO EVENT SHALL WE OR ANY OF OUR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, CONTRACTORS, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, SUCCESSORS OR ASSIGNS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PARTY FOR ANY CLAIM FOR DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOST PROFITS), OR FOR DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO HARM RESULTING FROM DOWNLOADING OR ACCESSING INFORMATION OR MATERIAL ON THE INTERNET), OR FOR FAILURE TO STORE OR DELIVER, IN A TIMELY OR UNTIMELY MANNER, ANY INFORMATION OR MATERIAL DISPLAYED, OR ANY CLAIM IN CONTRACT OR TORT (WHETHER OR NOT ARISING IN WHOLE OR PART OUT OF OUR ACT, OMISSION, FAULT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY, OR PRODUCT LIABILITY) ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH OUR SITE, THE CONTENT OF OUR SITE, OR FROM USERS OF OUR SITE (WHETHER OFFLINE OR ONLINE), EVEN IF SUCH DAMAGES ARE FORESEEABLE OR WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF OR HAVE CONSTRUCTIVE KNOWLEDGE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. YOU FURTHER ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT NEITHER WE, NOR OUR CONTENT PROVIDERS, LICENSORS, LICENSEES, NOR ANY OF THE FOREGOING ENTITIES’ RESPECTIVE RESELLERS, DISTRIBUTORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS OR SUPPLIERS ARE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY INCOMPATIBILITY BETWEEN OUR SITE AND ANY OTHER WEBSITE, BROWSER, SERVICE, SOFTWARE OR HARDWARE. THE LIMITATIONS, EXCLUSIONS AND DISCLAIMERS IN THIS SECTION AND ELSEWHERE IN THESE TERMS OF USE APPLY TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW. BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, CERTAIN PARTS OF THE FOREGOING PARAGRAPH OF THIS SECTION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

FURTHERMORE, IN NO EVENT SHALL WE OR ANY OF OUR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, CONTRACTORS, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, SUCCESSORS OR ASSIGNS BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR THE CONTENT, COMPLETENESS, ACCURACY OR LEGALITY OF INFORMATION OR MATERIAL DISPLAYED IN CONNECTION WITH OR ARISING OUT OF OUR SITE OR ANY CESSATION, INTERRUPTION OR DELAY IN THE PERFORMANCE OF OUR SITE FOR ANY REASON INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, CAUSES BEYOND OUR REASONABLE CONTROL SUCH AS EARTHQUAKE, FLOOD, FIRE, STORM OR OTHER NATURAL DISASTER, ACT OF GOD, LABOR CONTROVERSY OR THREAT THEREOF, CIVIL DISTURBANCE OR COMMOTION, ACT OF TERRORISM, DISRUPTION OF THE PUBLIC MARKETS, WAR OR ARMED CONFLICT OR THE INABILITY TO OBTAIN SUFFICIENT MATERIAL, SUPPLIES, LABOR, TRANSPORTATION, POWER OR OTHER ESSENTIAL COMMODITY OR SERVICE REQUIRED IN THE CONDUCT OF BUSINESS INCLUDING INTERNET ACCESS, OR ANY CHANGE IN OR THE ADOPTION OF ANY LAW, ORDINANCE, RULE, REGULATION, ORDER, JUDGMENT OR DECREE. OUR TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ANY DAMAGES, LOSSES AND CAUSES OF ACTION WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHERWISE ARISING OUT OF OR CONNECTED TO OUR SITE SHALL IN NO EVENT EXCEED $100.

8. GENERAL PROVISIONS

  1. We reserve the right at any time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Site (or any part thereof) with or without notice. YOU AGREE THAT WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU OR TO ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY MODIFICATION, SUSPENSION OR DISCONTINUANCE OF THE SERVICE.
  2. If any provision of these Terms of Use, for any reason, be declared void, illegal, invalid, or unenforceable in whole or in part, such provision will be severable from all other provisions herein and will not affect or impair the validity or enforceability of any other provision of these Terms of Use; provided, however, that a court having jurisdiction may revise such provision to the extent necessary to make such provision valid and enforceable.
  3. The laws of the state of New York, U.S.A. govern all matters arising out of these Terms of Use, without giving effect to any conflicts or choice of laws principles that would require the application of the laws of a different jurisdiction. Any dispute or claim arising out of or in relation to these Terms of Use, or the interpretation, making, performance, breach or termination thereof, will be finally settled by the courts of New York County, New York, U.S.A. and of any federal court located in the county of New York, New York, U.S.A.
  4. No waiver of any provision of these Terms of Use by us shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such provision or any other provision, and our failure to assert any right or provision under these Terms of Use shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. Any waiver of any provision of these Terms of Use will be effective only if in writing and signed by alot.com.
  5. We may immediately terminate these Terms of Use with respect to you (including your access to our Site, or any portion thereof) without cause and without notice to you in our sole discretion. Upon termination, you must cease use of our Site.
  6. The provisions of these Terms of Use, which by their nature should survive the termination of these Terms of Use, shall so survive such termination.
  7. These Terms of Use along with any other notices, policies, procedures, agreements, and terms and conditions on our Site contain the entire understanding with respect to your use of our Site and our relationship with you and such shall supersede all prior understandings and agreements, whether written or oral, and all prior dealings.
  8. YOU AGREE THAT REGARDLESS OF ANY STATUTE OR LAW TO THE CONTRARY, ANY CAUSE OF ACTION AGAINST US ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO OUR SITE MUST COMMENCE WITHIN ONE (1) YEAR AFTER THE CAUSE OF ACTION ACCRUES OR SUCH CAUSE OF ACTION SHALL BE PERMANENTLY BARRED.

9. QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS

If you have any questions or comments regarding these Terms of Use, the practices of our Site, or your dealings with our Site, you may contact us at the following address:

alot.com
143 Varick Street
New York, NY 10013
customerservice@alot.com

Please note that by sharing your ideas, you also grant us and third parties permission to use and/or incorporate your ideas or comments without further compensation.

Last Updated: December 10, 2008

Internet Explorer ALOT Toolbar Terms of Use

 
 

Thank you for trying out the ALOT Toolbar! Your satisfaction is important to us and we only hope to include you as one of our thousands of approving users.

This ALOT toolbar terms of use agreement (the "Terms of Use") is a legal agreement between you (referred to hereinafter as "you", "your," or "user") and alot.com, including all of its subsidiary and affiliated entities (referred to hereinafter as "alot.com", "we," "us", or "our"). Use of the alot.com software features and services, as described below (collectively, the "ALOT Software"), requires that you agree to the following Terms of Use. You agree to be legally bound by these Terms of Use by clicking on the "Next", "Run" or "Yes" button provided.

IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS OF USE OR ANY AMENDMENT, YOU MUST NOT USE THE ALOT SOFTWARE.

ALOT SOFTWARE FEATURES AND SERVICES

The ALOT Software comprises a customizable browser toolbar which provides the following features and functionality:

  1. One-click access to the assortment of tools, services and widgets of alot.com. These may include content button links that provide access to a variety of useful affiliate products and services, in which alot.com might share revenue.
  2. Easy access to alot.com search results from the toolbar textbox.
  3. An opt-in Discover (formerly Site Metrics) feature that sends to us the uniform resource locators ("URLs") of websites visited by a user along with an anonymous client identifier, timestamp, ip address, port, http request method, server response code (http/s status code returned), user agent, mime type, and the browser language. This feature will help us provide related links to websites visited by users, help us build other toolbars, and help us improve toolbar button offerings.
  4. alot.com default search settings, including:
    1. Search results delivered in response to queries conducted through the browser address bar;
    2. Search results delivered in response to queries conducted through the Internet Explorer search box;
    3. Search results delivered from the browser’s search button;
    4. Suggested links or search results when no server can be found in response to misspelled or incorrectly formatted address requests (i.e. DNS error search).

No personal information is required to use the ALOT Software although you will be required to submit personal information to participate in certain promotions, sweepstakes, or other contests that may be sponsored by alot.com or an affiliate of alot.com. In addition, if you opt-in to use the Discover feature of our ALOT Toolbar, we will receive personal information that is contained in unsecured http requests of the websites that you visit (for example, data submitted by you in a search query and data included in the URL by the operator of a website, such as a username or other information relating to website registration). If you opt-in to the Discover feature of our ALOT Toolbar, you may thereafter opt-out of such feature at any time by navigating to the ALOT Toolbar preferences dialogue and deselecting the Discover option. Upon download, alot.com does offer to set your homepage to home.alot.com, which you may choose to opt out of during the installation process. Further, alot.com is additionally bound by the ALOT Toolbar Privacy Policy.

PERMITTED USES

alot.com grants to you a limited, nonexclusive, revocable license to download this copyrighted ALOT Software for your personal and non-commercial use. alot.com may, at any time, change, update, modify and/or terminate any part of the ALOT Software or your use of it. You may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information, software, products, content or services obtained from the tools, services and widgets.

You may not copy, modify, display, license, distribute, transmit, re-post, or download any part of the ALOT Software for commercial use without alot.com's written consent. As a condition of its use, you promise not to use ALOT Software for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms of Use. Our tools, services and widgets are not intended for making illegal copies of copyrighted content. It is your obligation to comply with copyright law when using our tools, services and widgets. Please respect the rights of the content owners.

Furthermore, you may not use the ALOT Software in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair alot.com's search services (e.g., you may not use the alot.com Toolbar or ALOT Software in an automated manner), nor may you use the ALOT Software in any manner that could interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of alot.com's search services.

UPGRADES

alot.com may access your computer to perform maintenance on the ALOT Software and to install updates without notice. These updates are also governed by these Terms of Use. Thus, in the course of using the ALOT Software, you may see features added or removed as well as minor behavior and performance changes and improvements. Should any of these changes and improvements require updates to these Terms of Use or to our Privacy Policy, we will post the updated Terms of Use and/or Privacy Policy.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

You acknowledge that alot.com and/or third party affiliates own all rights, title and interest in and to the ALOT Software, portions thereof, or services provided through or in conjunction with the ALOT Software, including without limitation all Intellectual Property Rights. "Intellectual Property Rights" means any and all rights existing from time to time under patent law, copyright law, trade secret law, trademark law, unfair competition law, and any and all other proprietary rights, and any and all applications, renewals, extensions and restorations thereof, now or hereafter in force and effect worldwide. You agree not to modify, adapt, translate, prepare derivative works from, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or otherwise attempt to derive source code from the ALOT Software. You also agree to not remove, obscure, or alter any copyright notice, trademarks, or other proprietary rights notices affixed to or contained within or accessed in conjunction with or through the ALOT Software.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

ALOT.COM DISCLAIMS ANY RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY HARM RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OF THE ALOT SOFTWARE.

THE ALOT SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS," WITH NO WARRANTIES WHATSOEVER. ALOT.COM EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, ALL EXPRESS, IMPLIED, AND STATUTORY WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OF PROPRIETARY RIGHTS. ALOT.COM DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES REGARDING THE SECURITY, RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND PERFORMANCE OF THE ALOT SOFTWARE.

YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOU DOWNLOAD AND/OR USE THE ALOT SOFTWARE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGES TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OR USE OF THE ALOT SOFTWARE. SOME STATES OR OTHER JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. YOU MAY ALSO HAVE OTHER RIGHTS THAT VARY FROM STATE TO STATE AND JURISDICTION TO JURISDICTION. ALOT.COM HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

YOU UNDERSTAND THAT BY RUNNING CERTAIN TYPES OF SOFTWARE, SPECIFICALLY INCLUDING THOSE THAT QUARANTINE, DELETE OR UNINSTALL OTHER SOFTWARE APPLICATIONS, YOU MAY INTERFERE WITH THE FUNCTIONALITY OF THE ALOT SOFTWARE. FURTHER, YOU UNDERSTAND THAT SUCH INTERFERENCE CAN LEAD TO DIFFICULTIES WITH THE ALOT.COM UNINSTALLERS AND THAT THE ALOT SOFTWARE SHOULD ALWAYS BE UNINSTALLED THROUGH STANDARD MEANS AT THE ADD/REMOVE RATHER THAN THROUGH THIRD PARTY SOFTWARE. See Uninstall for details on how to uninstall

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL ALOT.COM, OR ANY THIRD PARTY WHO MAKES ITS SERVICES AVAILABLE THROUGH THE ALOT SOFTWARE, BE LIABLE TO ANY USER ON ACCOUNT OF THAT USER'S USE OR MISUSE OF THE ALOT SOFTWARE. SUCH LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY TO PREVENT RECOVERY OF DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, AND PUNITIVE DAMAGES WHETHER SUCH CLAIM IS BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), OR OTHERWISE, (EVEN IF ALOT.COM AND/OR A THIRD PARTY SERVICE PROVIDER HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES). SUCH LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY WHETHER THE DAMAGES ARISE FROM USE OR MISUSE OF AND RELIANCE ON THE ALOT SOFTWARE, FROM INABILITY TO USE THE ALOT SOFTWARE, OR FROM THE INTERRUPTION, SUSPENSION, OR TERMINATION OF THE ALOT SOFTWARE (INCLUDING SUCH DAMAGES INCURRED BY THIRD PARTIES). SUCH LIMITATION SHALL APPLY NOTWITHSTANDING A FAILURE OF ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY LIMITED REMEDY AND TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

SOME STATES OR OTHER JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS AND EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS

  1. These Terms of Use will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New York without reference to conflict of law principles. You agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts located within New York County, New York to resolve any disputes arising out of these Terms of Use.
  2. If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision or portion of these Terms of Use to be unenforceable, the remainder of these Terms of Use will continue in full force and effect.
  3. The failure by alot.com to exercise or enforce any of the terms or conditions of these Terms of Use shall not constitute a waiver of alot.com’s rights hereunder to enforce each and every term and condition of these Terms of Use. Any waiver of any provision of these Terms of Use will be effective only if in writing and signed by alot.com and, if applicable, a third party who makes its software available in conjunction with or through the ALOT Software.
  4. We may immediately terminate these Terms of Use with respect to you (including your access and use of the ALOT software, or any portion thereof) without cause and without notice to you in our sole discretion. Upon termination, you must cease use of the ALOT Software.
  5. The provisions of these Terms of Use, which by their nature should survive the termination of these Terms of Use, shall so survive such termination.
  6. These Terms of Use along with any other notices, policies, procedures, agreements, and terms and conditions on our website contain the entire understanding with respect to your use of the ALOT software and our relationship with you, and such shall supersede all prior understandings and agreements, whether written or oral, and all prior dealings.
  7. YOU AGREE THAT REGARDLESS OF ANY STATUTE OR LAW TO THE CONTRARY, ANY CAUSE OF ACTION AGAINST US ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THE ALOT SOFTWARE MUST COMMENCE WITHIN ONE (1) YEAR AFTER THE CAUSE OF ACTION ACCRUES OR SUCH CAUSE OF ACTION SHALL BE PERMANENTLY BARRED.
  8. Please note that these Terms of Use are subject to change, so please review these Terms of Use frequently. The current Terms of Use will always available at this page. The version will be noted at the bottom of the page.

QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS

If you have comments about the alot.com Toolbar or ideas on how to improve it, please contact Customer Support.

alot.com
Attention: Privacy Issues
143 Varick Street
New York, NY 10013
customerservice@alot.com

Please note that by doing so, you also grant alot.com and any third party permission to use and incorporate your ideas or comments into the alot.com Toolbar (or third party software) without further compensation.

Last Updated: June 8th, 2011

Firefox ALOT Toolbar Terms of Use

 
 

Thank you for trying out the ALOT Toolbar! Your satisfaction is important to us and we only hope to include you as one of our thousands of approving users.

This ALOT toolbar for Firefox terms of use agreement (the "Terms of Use") is a legal agreement between you (referred to hereinafter as "you", "your," or "user") and alot.com, including all of its subsidiary and affiliated entities (referred to hereinafter as "alot.com", "we," "us", or "our"). Use of the alot.com software features and services, as described below (collectively, the "ALOT Software"), requires that you agree to the following Terms of Use. You agree to be legally bound by these Terms of Use by clicking on the "Next", "Run" or "Yes" button provided.

IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS OF USE OR ANY AMENDMENT, YOU MUST NOT USE THE ALOT SOFTWARE.

ALOT SOFTWARE FEATURES AND SERVICES FOR FIREFOX

The ALOT Software comprises a customizable browser toolbar which provides the following features and functionality:

  1. One-click access to the assortment of tools, services and widgets of alot.com. These may include content button links that provide access to a variety of useful affiliate products and services, in which alot.com might share revenue.
  2. Easy access to alot.com search results from the Firefox toolbar textbox.
  3. An opt-in Discover (formerly Site Metrics) feature that sends to us the uniform resource locators ("URLs") of websites visited by a user and along with an anonymous client identifier, timestamp, ip address, port, http request method, server response code (http/s status code returned), user agent, mime type, and the browser language. This feature will help us provide related links to websites visited by users, help us build other toolbars, and help us improve toolbar button offerings.
  4. alot.com default search settings, including:
    1. Search results delivered in response to queries conducted through the browser address bar;
    2. Search results delivered in response to queries conducted through the Firefox search box;
    3. Search results delivered from the browser’s search button;
    4. Suggested links or search results when no server can be found in response to misspelled or incorrectly formatted address requests (i.e. DNS error search).

No personal information is required to use the ALOT Software although you will be required to submit personal information to participate in certain promotions, sweepstakes, or other contests that may be sponsored by alot.com or an affiliate of alot.com. In addition, if you opt-in to use the Discover feature of our ALOT Toolbar, we will receive personal information that is contained in unsecured http requests of the websites that you visit (for example, data submitted by you in a search query and data included in the URL by the operator of a website, such as a username or other information relating to website registration). If you opt-in to the Discover feature of our ALOT Toolbar, you may thereafter opt-out of such feature at any time by navigating to the ALOT Toolbar preferences dialogue and deselecting the Discover option. Upon download, alot.com does offer to set your homepage to home.alot.com, which you may choose to opt out of during the installation process. Further, alot.com is additionally bound by the ALOT Toolbar Privacy Policy.

PERMITTED USES

alot.com grants to you a limited, nonexclusive, revocable license to download this copyrighted ALOT Software for your personal and non-commercial use. alot.com may, at any time, change, update, modify and/or terminate any part of the ALOT Software or your use of it. You may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information, software, products, content or services obtained from the tools, services and widgets.

You may not copy, modify, display, license, distribute, transmit, re-post, or download any part of the ALOT Software for commercial use without alot.com's written consent. As a condition of its use, you promise not to use ALOT Software for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms of Use. Our tools, services and widgets are not intended for making illegal copies of copyrighted content. It is your obligation to comply with copyright law when using our tools, services and widgets. Please respect the rights of the content owners.

Furthermore, you may not use the ALOT Software in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair alot.com's search services (e.g., you may not use the alot.com Toolbar or ALOT Software in an automated manner), nor may you use the ALOT Software in any manner that could interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of alot.com's search services.

UPGRADES

alot.com may access your computer to perform maintenance on the ALOT Software and to install updates without notice. These updates are also governed by these Terms of Use. Thus, in the course of using the ALOT Software, you may see features added or removed as well as minor behavior and performance changes and improvements. Should any of these changes and improvements require updates to these Terms of Use or to our Privacy Policy, we will post the updated Terms of Use and/or Privacy Policy.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

You acknowledge that alot.com and/or third party affiliates own all rights, title and interest in and to the ALOT Software, portions thereof, or services provided through or in conjunction with the ALOT Software, including without limitation all Intellectual Property Rights. "Intellectual Property Rights" means any and all rights existing from time to time under patent law, copyright law, trade secret law, trademark law, unfair competition law, and any and all other proprietary rights, and any and all applications, renewals, extensions and restorations thereof, now or hereafter in force and effect worldwide. You agree not to modify, adapt, translate, prepare derivative works from, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or otherwise attempt to derive source code from the ALOT Software. You also agree to not remove, obscure, or alter any copyright notice, trademarks, or other proprietary rights notices affixed to or contained within or accessed in conjunction with or through the ALOT Software.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

ALOT.COM DISCLAIMS ANY RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY HARM RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OF THE ALOT SOFTWARE.

THE ALOT SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS," WITH NO WARRANTIES WHATSOEVER. ALOT.COM EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, ALL EXPRESS, IMPLIED, AND STATUTORY WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OF PROPRIETARY RIGHTS. ALOT.COM DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES REGARDING THE SECURITY, RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND PERFORMANCE OF THE ALOT SOFTWARE.

YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOU DOWNLOAD AND/OR USE THE ALOT SOFTWARE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGES TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OR USE OF THE ALOT SOFTWARE. SOME STATES OR OTHER JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. YOU MAY ALSO HAVE OTHER RIGHTS THAT VARY FROM STATE TO STATE AND JURISDICTION TO JURISDICTION. ALOT.COM HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

YOU UNDERSTAND THAT BY RUNNING CERTAIN TYPES OF SOFTWARE, SPECIFICALLY INCLUDING THOSE THAT QUARANTINE, DELETE OR UNINSTALL OTHER SOFTWARE APPLICATIONS, YOU MAY INTERFERE WITH THE FUNCTIONALITY OF THE ALOT SOFTWARE. FURTHER, YOU UNDERSTAND THAT SUCH INTERFERENCE CAN LEAD TO DIFFICULTIES WITH THE ALOT.COM UNINSTALLERS AND THAT THE ALOT SOFTWARE SHOULD ALWAYS BE UNINSTALLED THROUGH STANDARD MEANS AT THE ADD/REMOVE RATHER THAN THROUGH THIRD PARTY SOFTWARE. See Uninstall for details on how to uninstall.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL ALOT.COM, OR ANY THIRD PARTY WHO MAKES ITS SERVICES AVAILABLE THROUGH THE ALOT SOFTWARE, BE LIABLE TO ANY USER ON ACCOUNT OF THAT USER'S USE OR MISUSE OF THE ALOT SOFTWARE. SUCH LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY TO PREVENT RECOVERY OF DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, AND PUNITIVE DAMAGES WHETHER SUCH CLAIM IS BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), OR OTHERWISE, (EVEN IF ALOT.COM AND/OR A THIRD PARTY SERVICE PROVIDER HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES). SUCH LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY WHETHER THE DAMAGES ARISE FROM USE OR MISUSE OF AND RELIANCE ON THE ALOT SOFTWARE, FROM INABILITY TO USE THE ALOT SOFTWARE, OR FROM THE INTERRUPTION, SUSPENSION, OR TERMINATION OF THE ALOT SOFTWARE (INCLUDING SUCH DAMAGES INCURRED BY THIRD PARTIES). SUCH LIMITATION SHALL APPLY NOTWITHSTANDING A FAILURE OF ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY LIMITED REMEDY AND TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

SOME STATES OR OTHER JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS AND EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS

  1. These Terms of Use will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New York without reference to conflict of law principles. You agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts located within New York County, New York to resolve any disputes arising out of these Terms of Use.
  2. If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision or portion of these Terms of Use to be unenforceable, the remainder of these Terms of Use will continue in full force and effect.
  3. The failure by alot.com to exercise or enforce any of the terms or conditions of these Terms of Use shall not constitute a waiver of alot.com’s rights hereunder to enforce each and every term and condition of these Terms of Use. Any waiver of any provision of these Terms of Use will be effective only if in writing and signed by alot.com and, if applicable, a third party who makes its software available in conjunction with or through the ALOT Software.
  4. We may immediately terminate these Terms of Use with respect to you (including your access and use of the ALOT software, or any portion thereof) without cause and without notice to you in our sole discretion. Upon termination, you must cease use of the ALOT Software.
  5. The provisions of these Terms of Use, which by their nature should survive the termination of these Terms of Use, shall so survive such termination.
  6. These Terms of Use along with any other notices, policies, procedures, agreements, and terms and conditions on our website contain the entire understanding with respect to your use of the ALOT software and our relationship with you, and such shall supersede all prior understandings and agreements, whether written or oral, and all prior dealings.
  7. YOU AGREE THAT REGARDLESS OF ANY STATUTE OR LAW TO THE CONTRARY, ANY CAUSE OF ACTION AGAINST US ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THE ALOT SOFTWARE MUST COMMENCE WITHIN ONE (1) YEAR AFTER THE CAUSE OF ACTION ACCRUES OR SUCH CAUSE OF ACTION SHALL BE PERMANENTLY BARRED.
  8. Please note that these Terms of Use are subject to change, so please review these Terms of Use frequently. The current Terms of Use will always available at this page. The version will be noted at the bottom of the page.

QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS

If you have comments about the alot.com Toolbar or ideas on how to improve it, please contact Customer Support.

alot.com
Attention: Privacy Issues
143 Varick Street
New York, NY 10013
customerservice@alot.com

Last Updated: June 8th, 2011

Internet Explorer ALOT Appbar Terms of Use

 
 

Thank you for trying out the ALOT Appbar! Your satisfaction is important to us and we only hope to include you as one of our thousands of approving users.

This ALOT Appbar terms of use agreement (the "Terms of Use") is a legal agreement between you (referred to hereinafter as "you", "your," or "user") and alot.com, including all of its subsidiary and affiliated entities (referred to hereinafter as "alot.com", "we," "us", or "our"). Use of the alot.com software features and services, as described below (collectively, the "ALOT Software"), requires that you agree to the following Terms of Use. You agree to be legally bound by these Terms of Use by clicking on the "Next", "Run" or "Yes" button provided.

IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS OF USE OR ANY AMENDMENT, YOU MUST NOT USE THE ALOT SOFTWARE.

ALOT SOFTWARE FEATURES AND SERVICES

The ALOT Software comprises a customizable browser toolbar which provides the following features and functionality:

  1. One-click access to the assortment of tools, services and widgets of alot.com. These may include content button links that provide access to a variety of useful affiliate products and services, in which alot.com might share revenue.
  2. Easy access to alot.com search results from the appbar textbox.
  3. An opt-in Discover feature that sends to us the uniform resource locators ("URLs") of websites visited by a user along with an anonymous client identifier, timestamp, ip address, port, http request method, server response code (http/s status code returned), user agent, mime type, and the browser language. This feature will help us provide related links to websites visited by users, help us build other appbars, and help us improve appbar button offerings.
  4. alot.com default search settings, including:
    1. Search results delivered in response to queries conducted through the browser address bar;
    2. Search results delivered in response to queries conducted through the Internet Explorer search box;
    3. Search results delivered from the browser’s search button;
    4. Suggested links or search results when no server can be found in response to misspelled or incorrectly formatted address requests (i.e. DNS error search).

No personal information is required to use the ALOT Software although you will be required to submit personal information to participate in certain promotions, sweepstakes, or other contests that may be sponsored by alot.com or an affiliate of alot.com. In addition, if you opt-in to use the Discover feature of our ALOT Appbar, we will receive personal information that is contained in unsecured http requests of the websites that you visit (for example, data submitted by you in a search query and data included in the URL by the operator of a website, such as a username or other information relating to website registration). If you opt-in to the Discover feature of our ALOT Appbar, you may thereafter opt-out of such feature at any time by navigating to the ALOT Appbar preferences dialogue and deselecting the Discover option. Upon download, alot.com does offer to set your homepage to ALOT Home, which you may choose to opt out of during the installation process. Further, alot.com is additionally bound by the ALOT Appbar Privacy Policy.

PERMITTED USES

alot.com grants to you a limited, nonexclusive, revocable license to download this copyrighted ALOT Software for your personal and non-commercial use. alot.com may, at any time, change, update, modify and/or terminate any part of the ALOT Software or your use of it. You may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information, software, products, content or services obtained from the tools, services and widgets.

You may not copy, modify, display, license, distribute, transmit, re-post, or download any part of the ALOT Software for commercial use without alot.com's written consent. As a condition of its use, you promise not to use ALOT Software for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms of Use. Our tools, services and widgets are not intended for making illegal copies of copyrighted content. It is your obligation to comply with copyright law when using our tools, services and widgets. Please respect the rights of the content owners.

Furthermore, you may not use the ALOT Software in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair alot.com's search services (e.g., you may not use the alot.com Appbar or ALOT Software in an automated manner), nor may you use the ALOT Software in any manner that could interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of alot.com's search services.

UPGRADES

alot.com may access your computer to perform maintenance on the ALOT Software and to install updates without notice. These updates are also governed by these Terms of Use. Thus, in the course of using the ALOT Software, you may see features added or removed as well as minor behavior and performance changes and improvements. Should any of these changes and improvements require updates to these Terms of Use or to our Privacy Policy, we will post the updated Terms of Use and/or Privacy Policy.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

You acknowledge that alot.com and/or third party affiliates own all rights, title and interest in and to the ALOT Software, portions thereof, or services provided through or in conjunction with the ALOT Software, including without limitation all Intellectual Property Rights. "Intellectual Property Rights" means any and all rights existing from time to time under patent law, copyright law, trade secret law, trademark law, unfair competition law, and any and all other proprietary rights, and any and all applications, renewals, extensions and restorations thereof, now or hereafter in force and effect worldwide. You agree not to modify, adapt, translate, prepare derivative works from, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or otherwise attempt to derive source code from the ALOT Software. You also agree to not remove, obscure, or alter any copyright notice, trademarks, or other proprietary rights notices affixed to or contained within or accessed in conjunction with or through the ALOT Software.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

ALOT.COM DISCLAIMS ANY RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY HARM RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OF THE ALOT SOFTWARE.

THE ALOT SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS," WITH NO WARRANTIES WHATSOEVER. ALOT.COM EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, ALL EXPRESS, IMPLIED, AND STATUTORY WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OF PROPRIETARY RIGHTS. ALOT.COM DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES REGARDING THE SECURITY, RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND PERFORMANCE OF THE ALOT SOFTWARE.

YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOU DOWNLOAD AND/OR USE THE ALOT SOFTWARE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGES TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OR USE OF THE ALOT SOFTWARE. SOME STATES OR OTHER JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. YOU MAY ALSO HAVE OTHER RIGHTS THAT VARY FROM STATE TO STATE AND JURISDICTION TO JURISDICTION. ALOT.COM HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

YOU UNDERSTAND THAT BY RUNNING CERTAIN TYPES OF SOFTWARE, SPECIFICALLY INCLUDING THOSE THAT QUARANTINE, DELETE OR UNINSTALL OTHER SOFTWARE APPLICATIONS, YOU MAY INTERFERE WITH THE FUNCTIONALITY OF THE ALOT SOFTWARE. FURTHER, YOU UNDERSTAND THAT SUCH INTERFERENCE CAN LEAD TO DIFFICULTIES WITH THE ALOT.COM UNINSTALLERS AND THAT THE ALOT SOFTWARE SHOULD ALWAYS BE UNINSTALLED THROUGH STANDARD MEANS AT THE ADD/REMOVE RATHER THAN THROUGH THIRD PARTY SOFTWARE. See Uninstall for details on how to uninstall

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL ALOT.COM, OR ANY THIRD PARTY WHO MAKES ITS SERVICES AVAILABLE THROUGH THE ALOT SOFTWARE, BE LIABLE TO ANY USER ON ACCOUNT OF THAT USER'S USE OR MISUSE OF THE ALOT SOFTWARE. SUCH LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY TO PREVENT RECOVERY OF DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, AND PUNITIVE DAMAGES WHETHER SUCH CLAIM IS BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), OR OTHERWISE, (EVEN IF ALOT.COM AND/OR A THIRD PARTY SERVICE PROVIDER HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES). SUCH LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY WHETHER THE DAMAGES ARISE FROM USE OR MISUSE OF AND RELIANCE ON THE ALOT SOFTWARE, FROM INABILITY TO USE THE ALOT SOFTWARE, OR FROM THE INTERRUPTION, SUSPENSION, OR TERMINATION OF THE ALOT SOFTWARE (INCLUDING SUCH DAMAGES INCURRED BY THIRD PARTIES). SUCH LIMITATION SHALL APPLY NOTWITHSTANDING A FAILURE OF ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY LIMITED REMEDY AND TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

SOME STATES OR OTHER JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS AND EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS

  1. These Terms of Use will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New York without reference to conflict of law principles. You agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts located within New York County, New York to resolve any disputes arising out of these Terms of Use.
  2. If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision or portion of these Terms of Use to be unenforceable, the remainder of these Terms of Use will continue in full force and effect.
  3. The failure by alot.com to exercise or enforce any of the terms or conditions of these Terms of Use shall not constitute a waiver of alot.com’s rights hereunder to enforce each and every term and condition of these Terms of Use. Any waiver of any provision of these Terms of Use will be effective only if in writing and signed by alot.com and, if applicable, a third party who makes its software available in conjunction with or through the ALOT Software.
  4. We may immediately terminate these Terms of Use with respect to you (including your access and use of the ALOT software, or any portion thereof) without cause and without notice to you in our sole discretion. Upon termination, you must cease use of the ALOT Software.
  5. The provisions of these Terms of Use, which by their nature should survive the termination of these Terms of Use, shall so survive such termination.
  6. These Terms of Use along with any other notices, policies, procedures, agreements, and terms and conditions on our website contain the entire understanding with respect to your use of the ALOT software and our relationship with you, and such shall supersede all prior understandings and agreements, whether written or oral, and all prior dealings.
  7. YOU AGREE THAT REGARDLESS OF ANY STATUTE OR LAW TO THE CONTRARY, ANY CAUSE OF ACTION AGAINST US ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THE ALOT SOFTWARE MUST COMMENCE WITHIN ONE (1) YEAR AFTER THE CAUSE OF ACTION ACCRUES OR SUCH CAUSE OF ACTION SHALL BE PERMANENTLY BARRED.
  8. Please note that these Terms of Use are subject to change, so please review these Terms of Use frequently. The current Terms of Use will always available at this page. The version will be noted at the bottom of the page.

QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS

If you have comments about the alot.com Appbar or ideas on how to improve it, please contact Customer Support.

alot.com
Attention: Privacy Issues
143 Varick Street
New York, NY 10013
customerservice@alot.com

Please note that by doing so, you also grant alot.com and any third party permission to use and incorporate your ideas or comments into the alot.com Appbar (or third party software) without further compensation.

Last Updated: June 8th, 2011

Firefox ALOT Appbar Terms of Use

 
 

Thank you for trying out the ALOT Appbar! Your satisfaction is important to us and we only hope to include you as one of our thousands of approving users.

This ALOT Appbar for Firefox terms of use agreement (the "Terms of Use") is a legal agreement between you (referred to hereinafter as "you", "your," or "user") and alot.com, including all of its subsidiary and affiliated entities (referred to hereinafter as "alot.com", "we," "us", or "our"). Use of the alot.com software features and services, as described below (collectively, the "ALOT Software"), requires that you agree to the following Terms of Use. You agree to be legally bound by these Terms of Use by clicking on the "Next", "Run" or "Yes" button provided.

IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS OF USE OR ANY AMENDMENT, YOU MUST NOT USE THE ALOT SOFTWARE.

ALOT SOFTWARE FEATURES AND SERVICES FOR FIREFOX

The ALOT Software comprises a customizable browser toolbar which provides the following features and functionality:

  1. One-click access to the assortment of tools, services and widgets of alot.com. These may include content button links that provide access to a variety of useful affiliate products and services, in which alot.com might share revenue.
  2. Easy access to alot.com search results from the Firefox toolbar textbox.
  3. An opt-in Discover feature that sends to us the uniform resource locators ("URLs") of websites visited by a user and along with an anonymous client identifier, timestamp, ip address, port, http request method, server response code (http/s status code returned), user agent, mime type, and the browser language. This feature will help us provide related links to websites visited by users, help us build other appbars, and help us improve appbar button offerings.
  4. alot.com default search settings, including:
    1. Search results delivered in response to queries conducted through the browser address bar;
    2. Search results delivered in response to queries conducted through the Firefox search box;
    3. Search results delivered from the browser’s search button;
    4. Suggested links or search results when no server can be found in response to misspelled or incorrectly formatted address requests (i.e. DNS error search).

No personal information is required to use the ALOT Software although you will be required to submit personal information to participate in certain promotions, sweepstakes, or other contests that may be sponsored by alot.com or an affiliate of alot.com. In addition, if you opt-in to use the Discover feature of our ALOT Appbar, we will receive personal information that is contained in unsecured http requests of the websites that you visit (for example, data submitted by you in a search query and data included in the URL by the operator of a website, such as a username or other information relating to website registration). If you opt-in to the Discover feature of our ALOT Appbar, you may thereafter opt-out of such feature at any time by navigating to the ALOT Appbar preferences dialogue and deselecting the Discover option. Upon download, alot.com does offer to set your homepage to ALOT Home, which you may choose to opt out of during the installation process. Further, alot.com is additionally bound by the ALOT Appbar Privacy Policy.

PERMITTED USES

alot.com grants to you a limited, nonexclusive, revocable license to download this copyrighted ALOT Software for your personal and non-commercial use. alot.com may, at any time, change, update, modify and/or terminate any part of the ALOT Software or your use of it. You may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information, software, products, content or services obtained from the tools, services and widgets.

You may not copy, modify, display, license, distribute, transmit, re-post, or download any part of the ALOT Software for commercial use without alot.com's written consent. As a condition of its use, you promise not to use ALOT Software for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms of Use. Our tools, services and widgets are not intended for making illegal copies of copyrighted content. It is your obligation to comply with copyright law when using our tools, services and widgets. Please respect the rights of the content owners.

Furthermore, you may not use the ALOT Software in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair alot.com's search services (e.g., you may not use the alot.com Appbar or ALOT Software in an automated manner), nor may you use the ALOT Software in any manner that could interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of alot.com's search services.

UPGRADES

alot.com may access your computer to perform maintenance on the ALOT Software and to install updates without notice. These updates are also governed by these Terms of Use. Thus, in the course of using the ALOT Software, you may see features added or removed as well as minor behavior and performance changes and improvements. Should any of these changes and improvements require updates to these Terms of Use or to our Privacy Policy, we will post the updated Terms of Use and/or Privacy Policy.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

You acknowledge that alot.com and/or third party affiliates own all rights, title and interest in and to the ALOT Software, portions thereof, or services provided through or in conjunction with the ALOT Software, including without limitation all Intellectual Property Rights. "Intellectual Property Rights" means any and all rights existing from time to time under patent law, copyright law, trade secret law, trademark law, unfair competition law, and any and all other proprietary rights, and any and all applications, renewals, extensions and restorations thereof, now or hereafter in force and effect worldwide. You agree not to modify, adapt, translate, prepare derivative works from, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or otherwise attempt to derive source code from the ALOT Software. You also agree to not remove, obscure, or alter any copyright notice, trademarks, or other proprietary rights notices affixed to or contained within or accessed in conjunction with or through the ALOT Software.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

ALOT.COM DISCLAIMS ANY RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY HARM RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OF THE ALOT SOFTWARE.

THE ALOT SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS," WITH NO WARRANTIES WHATSOEVER. ALOT.COM EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, ALL EXPRESS, IMPLIED, AND STATUTORY WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OF PROPRIETARY RIGHTS. ALOT.COM DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES REGARDING THE SECURITY, RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND PERFORMANCE OF THE ALOT SOFTWARE.

YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOU DOWNLOAD AND/OR USE THE ALOT SOFTWARE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGES TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OR USE OF THE ALOT SOFTWARE. SOME STATES OR OTHER JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. YOU MAY ALSO HAVE OTHER RIGHTS THAT VARY FROM STATE TO STATE AND JURISDICTION TO JURISDICTION. ALOT.COM HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

YOU UNDERSTAND THAT BY RUNNING CERTAIN TYPES OF SOFTWARE, SPECIFICALLY INCLUDING THOSE THAT QUARANTINE, DELETE OR UNINSTALL OTHER SOFTWARE APPLICATIONS, YOU MAY INTERFERE WITH THE FUNCTIONALITY OF THE ALOT SOFTWARE. FURTHER, YOU UNDERSTAND THAT SUCH INTERFERENCE CAN LEAD TO DIFFICULTIES WITH THE ALOT.COM UNINSTALLERS AND THAT THE ALOT SOFTWARE SHOULD ALWAYS BE UNINSTALLED THROUGH STANDARD MEANS AT THE ADD/REMOVE RATHER THAN THROUGH THIRD PARTY SOFTWARE. See Uninstall for details on how to uninstall.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL ALOT.COM, OR ANY THIRD PARTY WHO MAKES ITS SERVICES AVAILABLE THROUGH THE ALOT SOFTWARE, BE LIABLE TO ANY USER ON ACCOUNT OF THAT USER'S USE OR MISUSE OF THE ALOT SOFTWARE. SUCH LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY TO PREVENT RECOVERY OF DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, AND PUNITIVE DAMAGES WHETHER SUCH CLAIM IS BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), OR OTHERWISE, (EVEN IF ALOT.COM AND/OR A THIRD PARTY SERVICE PROVIDER HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES). SUCH LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY WHETHER THE DAMAGES ARISE FROM USE OR MISUSE OF AND RELIANCE ON THE ALOT SOFTWARE, FROM INABILITY TO USE THE ALOT SOFTWARE, OR FROM THE INTERRUPTION, SUSPENSION, OR TERMINATION OF THE ALOT SOFTWARE (INCLUDING SUCH DAMAGES INCURRED BY THIRD PARTIES). SUCH LIMITATION SHALL APPLY NOTWITHSTANDING A FAILURE OF ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY LIMITED REMEDY AND TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

SOME STATES OR OTHER JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS AND EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS

  1. These Terms of Use will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New York without reference to conflict of law principles. You agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts located within New York County, New York to resolve any disputes arising out of these Terms of Use.
  2. If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision or portion of these Terms of Use to be unenforceable, the remainder of these Terms of Use will continue in full force and effect.
  3. The failure by alot.com to exercise or enforce any of the terms or conditions of these Terms of Use shall not constitute a waiver of alot.com’s rights hereunder to enforce each and every term and condition of these Terms of Use. Any waiver of any provision of these Terms of Use will be effective only if in writing and signed by alot.com and, if applicable, a third party who makes its software available in conjunction with or through the ALOT Software.
  4. We may immediately terminate these Terms of Use with respect to you (including your access and use of the ALOT software, or any portion thereof) without cause and without notice to you in our sole discretion. Upon termination, you must cease use of the ALOT Software.
  5. The provisions of these Terms of Use, which by their nature should survive the termination of these Terms of Use, shall so survive such termination.
  6. These Terms of Use along with any other notices, policies, procedures, agreements, and terms and conditions on our website contain the entire understanding with respect to your use of the ALOT software and our relationship with you, and such shall supersede all prior understandings and agreements, whether written or oral, and all prior dealings.
  7. YOU AGREE THAT REGARDLESS OF ANY STATUTE OR LAW TO THE CONTRARY, ANY CAUSE OF ACTION AGAINST US ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THE ALOT SOFTWARE MUST COMMENCE WITHIN ONE (1) YEAR AFTER THE CAUSE OF ACTION ACCRUES OR SUCH CAUSE OF ACTION SHALL BE PERMANENTLY BARRED.
  8. Please note that these Terms of Use are subject to change, so please review these Terms of Use frequently. The current Terms of Use will always available at this page. The version will be noted at the bottom of the page.

QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS

If you have comments about the alot.com Appbar or ideas on how to improve it, please contact Customer Support.

alot.com
Attention: Privacy Issues
143 Varick Street
New York, NY 10013
customerservice@alot.com

Last Updated: June 8th, 2011