Terms of Use

Welcome to Geeky ErrAU! We are thrilled that you’ve chosen to visit the site, and we encourage you to make the best use of our content that you can. In order to ensure that everyone has a fun and informative time while here, we have a few guidelines you need to follow.

Please read this statement carefully before proceeding to access the Geeky ErrAU content. By continuing to use the site, you are indicating that you understand and agree to these Terms of Use.

  1. Use of Content – Geeky ErrAU makes all original content available under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial License. Under this license you are free to reproduce any original content for noncommercial purposes, provided you give credit to Geeky ErrAU. This permits anyone to reproduce, remix, or otherwise alter original site material so long as the logo is displayed and credit is given. This includes, specifically, permission:
    • to reproduce quotes
    • to reproduce screenshots of any page of the Geeky ErrAU site
    • to include original material in mash-ups, mixes, parodies, caricatures, etc… for movies, TV, print, or online

    NOTE: This does not include the right to republish images from the site, for which Geeky ErrAU may not be the copyright holder, except in the context of a screenshot of the whole site.

  2. RSS Feeds – The Geeky ErrAU RSS feed is provided at http://feeds.feedburner.com/AllGeekToMe. This feed is intended for noncommercial use only. You are welcome to embed the feed on your site, provided you do not modify it in any way. This includes, but is not limited to:
    • Removing content in full or in part.
    • Adding content, including advertisements or other promotional material.
    • Redistributing them via, third-party RSS providers.

      Geeky ErrAU reserves the right to object to your presentation of the RSS feeds and the right to require you to cease using the RSS feeds at any time.

      Furthermore, Geeky ErrAU reserves the right to terminate distribution of the RSS feeds or change the content or formatting of the RSS feeds at any time without notice to you.

  3. General Terms of Use – Geeky ErrAU provides content “as is” and shall not be held liable for your use of the information therein. Use of the site’s content, including text and images, on your site, or in print, is entirely at your discretion. Geeky ErrAU is not responsible for any complaints regarding content or images that you choose to display on your site or in print.

    By accessing the RSS feeds provided by Geeky ErrAU, you indicate that you understand and agree to these terms and conditions set forth in the Terms of Use.

  4. Corresponding with Geeky ErrAU – Any correspondence with Geeky ErrAU, its editors, or its staff, or submission of content to us, including any documentation or images, is considered property of Geeky ErrAU. Geeky ErrAU reserves the right to reproduce such content, in whole or in part, on the site, and to use it in any way we choose, including sublicensing the content and allowing third parties to republish the material. In submitting something to us, you are representing that the content is yours to give to us, does not infringe on any third party’s rights – copyright, trademark, privacy rights and the like – and is not libelous or unlawful in any other way.
  5. Comments – Commenting on Geeky ErrAU posts is encouraged, and accessible by all site visitors. In order to make our comments useful and interesting, the following guidelines have been established for comment users:
    • Do not post threatening, harassing, defamatory, or libelous material.
    • Do not intentionally make false or misleading statements.
    • Do not offer to sell or buy any product or service.
    • Do not post material that infringes copyright or any other intellectual property interest.
    • Do not post information that you know to be confidential or sensitive.
    • Do not post unlawful information.
    • Do not post spam, or links to external sites used for phishing, or other harmful links.

    Once you post a comment to the site, it is our policy that we will not remove a user’s comments unless they have been deemed in violation of the Terms of Use. Users may not request a comment be removed unless it violates the above guidelines. We cannot and will not remove your comments simply because you regret making them.
    Any comments that do not follow the guidelines mentioned above will likely be considered spam, and removed by the site’s spam blockers. Geeky ErrAU reserves the right to remove comments entirely at its discretion, including for alleged violations of Terms of Use or legal rights.

  6. Image and Video Terms of Use – Geeky ErrAU typically displays images, audio, and video as part of blog posts written by our editors and staff writers. Our editors and staff writers are authorized the following types of material:
    • Licensed material from photographic archive and video vendors
    • Material supplied to our editors or staff writers, or released into the public domain, by public relations and marketing companies for press purposes
    • Reader-submitted material, with the implied representation (under above guidelines) that the person submitting said material owns the copyright and the right to give it to us for use on the site
    • Material published on public photo/video sites with licenses granted under Creative Commons, with attribution in accordance with the Creative Commons license granted in each case
    • Material commissioned by Geeky ErrAU
    • Material that we believe to be covered by the Fair Use Doctrine
  7. Notices of  Copyright Infringement – Geeky ErrAU reserves the right to remove all material posted (either in posts or in comments) should we receive notice that it is not in keeping with the Terms of Use. If you think we have published material that infringes your copyright, send an e-mail to [email protected], and we will address your concerns. Please be prepared to provide adequate proof of your ownership of the material and its copyright, however, if the material falls into one of the categories listed above, we believe that our use is legitimate and we will not remove it from the site.
  8. External Links Disclaimer – Geeky ErrAU posts routinely contain links to external, third party websites. Geeky ErrAU does not guarantee, approve or endorse the information or products available at these sites, nor does a link indicate any association with or endorsement by the linked site to Geeky ErrAU.
    Geeky ErrAU does not operate or control, and has no responsibility for the information, products and/or services found on any external sites .Posting of these links does not guarantee the accuracy or reliability of the information, products and/or services provided therein, including warranties of any kind. Geeky ErrAU visitors assume complete responsibility and risk in their use of any external sites, and should direct any concerns regarding any external link to its site administrator or webmaster.
  9. General Disclaimer – Geeky ErrAU blog posts occasionally publish rumors and conjecture in addition to accurately reported information. Information on the site may contain errors or inaccuracies. The site’s proprietors do not make any warranty as to the correctness or reliability of its content. Links to content from other sites, or quotation of third-party sites, are not the responsibility of Geeky ErrAU.

    Email sent to Geeky ErrAU is considered our property. We will respect and protect anonymous sources, but all correspondence is considered available for publication.

  10. Notification of Changes – Whenever Geeky ErrAU changes its Terms of Use, we will post those changes to this Terms of Use page, and other places on the site to ensure that users are aware of their rights and responsibilities.
  11. Effective Date – This statement of the Terms of Use is effective August 26, 2012.