Terms of Service

Terms & Policies

This policy describes the information we process to support MKO.SOCIAL and other products and features offered by MKO.SOCIAL

Welcome to MKO.SOCIAL. (“MKO.SOCIAL”), owned, produced, and operated by MYKINKON INC. MKO.SOCIAL is a social network for everyone over the age of 17. Unless explicitly stated otherwise, any current, updated and new products and services (“Products and Services”), including the addition of new properties, shall be subject to these General Terms and Conditions of Use (“Terms and Conditions”).

In addition, there are a variety of special products and services offered through MKO.SOCIAL that have separate registration procedures and separate terms and conditions, terms of service, user agreements, or similar legal agreement. When you are using any service or product of MKO.SOCIAL that does not have a separate legal agreement, the Terms and Conditions set forth here will apply. MKO.SOCIAL also may supplement the Terms and Conditions with posted guidelines or rules applicable to specific areas of MKO.SOCIAL. In addition, MKO.SOCIAL also may offer other services from time to time that is governed by the terms of service of the respective service partners. MKO.SOCIAL reserves the right to amend these Terms and Conditions at any time.

By using MKO.SOCIAL you agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions. Because the Terms and Conditions contain legal obligations, please read them carefully.

The Terms and Conditions contain a variety of provisions that are generally applicable to the Products and Services and some provisions that apply to particular Products and Services. You should understand that you will be bound by the entire Terms and Conditions.

  • Acceptance
  • Conditions and Restrictions on Use
  • Registration & Privacy
  • User Conduct
  • License to User Content
  • Third-Party Merchandise Sales
  • Profiles
  • Disclaimer of Warranties
  • Limitation of Liability
  • Disclaimer Regarding Third Party Content
  • Storage
  • Advertisers and Content Linked to the MKO.SOCIAL Network
  • No License; Intellectual Property of MKO.SOCIAL and Others
  • Linking to MKO.SOCIAL; Use of Logo
  • Indemnity and Release
  • Limitation of Actions
  • Copyright, Trademark, and Patent Notices
  • Intellectual Property Infringement Claims
  • Arbitration, Governing Law and Forum for Disputes
  • Changes in Terms and Conditions and Changes in Products and Services
  • Merger
  • Non-Waiver and Separability
  • Relationship of Parties
  • No Resale, Assignment or Sub-Licensing
  • Successors and Assigns
  • Termination; Survival
  • Communications with Users
  • Submission of Ideas
  • Export Controls
  • Violations and Terms and Conditions
  1. ACCEPTANCE

By using the Products and Services, you are agreeing, without limitation or qualification, to be bound by, and to comply with, these Terms and Conditions and any other posted guidelines or rules applicable to MKO.SOCIAL or any Product or Service. All such guidelines and rules are hereby incorporated by reference into the Terms and Conditions.

  1. CONDITIONS AND RESTRICTIONS ON USE

Use of the Products and Services is subject to compliance with these Terms and Conditions. You shall be authorized to use the Products and Services for personal, non-commercial use only. You acknowledge and agree that MKO.SOCIAL may terminate your access to the MKO.SOCIAL website or to any of the Products and Services should you fail to comply with the Terms and Conditions, or any other guidelines and rules published by MKO.SOCIAL. Any such termination shall be at MKO.SOCIAL’s sole discretion and may occur without prior notice, or any notice. MKO.SOCIAL further reserves the right to terminate any user’s access to MKO.SOCIAL or to any of the Products and Services for any conduct that MKO.SOCIAL at its sole discretion, believes is or may be directly or indirectly harmful to other users, to MKO.SOCIAL or its subsidiaries, affiliates, or business contractors, or to other third parties, or for any conduct that violates any local, provincial, federal or foreign laws or regulations. MKO.SOCIAL further reserves the right to terminate any user’s access to MKO.SOCIAL or to any of the Products and Services for any reason or for no reason at all, in MKO.SOCIAL’s sole discretion, without prior notice, or any notice.

In order to use the Products and Services, users must have access to the World Wide Web and must navigate the Internet to https://MKO.SOCIAL. Individuals who are less than 17 years of age or are not permitted to access mature or adult content under the laws of any applicable jurisdiction may not access MKO.SOCIAL or any of its other offered material or websites. If MKO.SOCIAL learns that anyone under the age of 17 has accessed the Products and Services, MKO.SOCIAL will terminate their access to MKO.SOCIAL or other affected websites that we control. Registered sex offenders convicted of sexual violence and/or non-consensual sexual offenses are not permitted to have accounts on MKO.SOCIAL. MKO.SOCIAL does not discriminate based on age, gender, race, ethnicity, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, or any other protected status. MKO.SOCIAL reserves the right to require full and complete identification in our sole discretion if we determine that any person or persons have attempted to bypass or subvert the “Terms” herein.

  1. REGISTRATION AND PRIVACY

Certain of the Products and Services will require the user to register and provide certain data. In consideration of use of such Products and Services, in registering and providing such data, you represent and warrant that: (a) the information about yourself is true, accurate, current and complete (apart from optional items) as required by various MKO.SOCIAL registration forms (“Registration Data”) and (b) you will maintain and promptly update the Registration Data to keep it true, accurate, current, and complete. If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or MKO.SOCIAL has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, MKO.SOCIAL has the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Products and Services.

All MKO.SOCIAL registrations become the exclusive property of MKO.SOCIAL. MKO.SOCIAL reserves the right to use and reuse all registration and other personally identifiable user information subject to MKO.SOCIAL’s Privacy Policy.

  1. USER CONDUCT

You acknowledge and agree that all information, code, data, text, software, photographs, pictures, graphics, video, chat, messages, files, or other materials (“Content”), whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, are the sole responsibility of the person from which such Content originated. This means that you, and not MKO.SOCIAL are entirely responsible for all Content that you upload, post, email, or otherwise transmit via the Services. MKO.SOCIAL does not control the user or third-party Content posted via the Products and Services, and, as such, does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of such user or third-party Content. You acknowledge and agree that by using the Products and Services, you may be exposed to Content that may be deemed offensive, indecent, or objectionable. Nevertheless, you agree to use MKO.SOCIAL at your sole risk. Under no circumstances will MKO.SOCIAL be liable in any way for any user or third-party Content, including, but not limited to, for any errors or omissions in any such Content, or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any such Content posted, emailed or otherwise transmitted via the Products and Services. As a general matter, MKO.SOCIAL does not screen user or third-party Content posted on MKO.SOCIAL, although MKO.SOCIAL reserves the right to do so. MKO.SOCIAL does not guarantee that any screening will be done to your satisfaction or that any screening will be done at all. MKO.SOCIAL reserves the right to monitor some, all, or no areas of the Products and Services for adherence to these Terms and Conditions or any other rules or guidelines posted by MKO.SOCIAL. No member will attempt to access private groups without being invited by the owner of the group doing will result in immediate termination of your account.

The Products and Services may only be used for the intended purpose for which such Products and Services are being made available.

Prohibited Conduct

You agree that while using MKO.SOCIAL’s Products and Services, you will not:

  • Personally attack, make fun of, troll, flame, bully, stalk or otherwise harass another member.
  • Make criminal accusations against another member in a public or private forum.
  • Make or promote any type of racism or hate towards anyone in specific or a group of people, unless in the context of role-playing between consenting parties.
  • Upload pictures or videos that contain any children under 17 years of age.
  • Upload, post, email, otherwise transmit or post links to any Content that promotes having any type of sexual relationship with a minor or bestiality or nonconsensual sex of any kind.
  • Create a user profile for a business, organization, website, or event that is not acceptable to MKO.SOCIAL
  • Take anything any other person has uploaded, posted, or emailed to you, on MKO.SOCIAL and re-post such content anywhere outside of MKO.SOCIAL without the expressed written permission of the person who uploaded, posted, or emailed you.
  • Upload, post, email, otherwise transmit private conversations between two people in any public forum on MKO.SOCIAL without the expressed written consent of the people who are involved in said private conversation.
  • Post, directly or indirectly, any personally identifying information about another member without their consent. Personal identifying information can include but is not limited to, a person's full name, first name, last name, email address, profession, phone number, address, and place of work.
  • Use MKO.SOCIAL to do any academic or corporate research without the expressed written consent of MKO.SOCIAL.
  • Cross-post the same message, be it by one person or multiple people, more than 3 times in a day.
  • Sexualize or publicly fantasize about the following topics: murder, animal abuse, and any activities involving minors.
  • Discuss or post content dealing with actual snuff, necrophilia, cannibalism, and zoophilia/bestiality.     
  • Create an event to promote a session with a phone sex operator, professional Dominant, or professional submissive or any type of sex worker.
  • Publicly solicit for clients on behalf, directly or indirectly, of phone sex operators, professional Dominants sex for sale, and/or professional submissive in any form.
  • Solicit or sell any kind of sex for hire.
  • Use MKO.SOCIAL for any fraudulent purposes.
  • Collect or store personally identifying information about any other user(s) for commercial purposes without the expressed consent of the user(s) or for any unlawful purposes.
  • Impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, an MKO.SOCIAL Company official, employee, consultant, or otherwise, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity.
  • Employ misleading email addresses or falsify information in the header, footer, return path, or any part of any communication, including emails, transmitted through the Products and Services.
  • Upload, post, email, otherwise transmit, or post links to any Content that you do not have a right to transmit under any law or regulation or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as “inside information”, or proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or subject to a nondisclosure agreement).
  • Upload, post, email, or otherwise transmit, or post links to any Content that facilitates computer hacking.
  • Upload, post, email, otherwise transmit or post links to any Content that infringes any patent, trademark, service mark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights (“Rights”) of any party or contributing to inducing or facilitating such infringement. This prohibition shall include, without limitation, the following forms of software piracy:
    • Making available copyrighted software or other Content that has had the copyright protection removed.
    • Making available serial numbers for software that can be used to illegally validate or register the software.
    • Making available tools that can be used for no purpose other than for “cracking” software or other copyrighted Content.
    • Making available any software files for which the user does not own the copyright or have the legal right to make available.
  • Upload, post, email, otherwise transmit, or post links to any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, including but not limited to promotional materials, “junk mail,” “spam,” “chain letters,” “pyramid schemes,” or any other form of solicitation, except in those areas that are designated for such purpose.
  • Upload, post, email, otherwise transmit, or post links to any material that contains software viruses, worms, trojan horses, time bombs, trap doors or any other computer code, files or programs or repetitive requests for information designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment or to diminish the quality of, interfere with the performance of, or impair the functionality of the Products and Services or MKO.SOCIAL.
  • Use automated means, including additional computers, software, and scripts, to enhance play in MKO.SOCIAL promotions.
  • Use automated means, including spiders, robots, crawlers, or the like to download data from any MKO.SOCIAL the MKO.SOCIAL network or any database.
  • Use automated means, including bots, to create accounts on MKO.SOCIAL.
  • Modify, publish, transmit, transfer or sell, reproduce, create derivative works from, distribute, link, display, or in any way exploit any Content from any MKO.SOCIAL database, including, without limitation, by incorporating data from any MKO.SOCIAL database into any e-mail or “white pages” products or services, whether browser-based, based on proprietary client-side applications, web-based, or otherwise.
  • Sell, distribute, or make any commercial or unlawful use of data obtained from any MKO.SOCIAL database or make any other use of data from any MKO.SOCIAL database in a manner which could be expected to offend the person for whom the data is relevant.
  • Create and maintain an MKO.SOCIAL profile that stores or hosts content for remote loading by other web pages. (For example, you cannot create an MKO.SOCIAL profile, post pictures to the MKO.SOCIAL profile, and have other web pages call the MKO.SOCIAL profile to retrieve those pictures.)
  • Interfere with or disrupt the Products and Services or servers or networks connected to the Products and Services, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Products and Services.
  • Intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national or international law, including, but not limited to, regulations promulgated by the Canadian or U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, any rules of any national or other securities exchange, including, without limitation, the New York Stock Exchange, the American Stock Exchange or the NASDAQ, and any regulations having the force of law.
  • Upload, post, email, otherwise transmit, or post links to any material that is false, misleading, or designed to manipulate any equity, security, or other markets.
  • Disobey any MKO.SOCIAL and/or MKO.SOCIAL employee or representative or interfere with any action by any MKO.SOCIAL employee or representative to redress any violation of these Terms and Conditions.
  • Create a new account in order to access the Products and Services after your account or access has been terminated by MKO.SOCIAL
  • Purchase any goods or services that you are prohibited from purchasing or possessing by any law applicable to you in your jurisdiction. The responsibility for ensuring compliance with all such laws shall be the user’s alone. By submitting an order to purchase goods or services, you represent and warrant that you have the legal right to purchase such goods or services.
  • Use any software deployed in connection with the Products and Services to process data as a service to other entities without the express written consent of MKO.SOCIAL or the party from whom such software may be licensed.
  • Decompile, disassemble, modify, translate, adapt, reverse engineer, create derivative works from, or sub-license any software deployed in connection with the Products and Services.
  • Upload, post, email, otherwise transmit, or post links to any material, or act in any manner that is offensive to MKO.SOCIAL community or the spirit of these Terms and Conditions.
  • Advertise, offer for sale, or sell any of the following items:
    • Any firearms, explosives, or weapons.
    • Any items that are hateful or racially, ethnically, or otherwise objectionable, that contain child pornography, or are harmful to minors.
    • Any controlled substances or pharmaceuticals.
    • Any counterfeit or stolen items.
    • Any goods or services that do not, in fact, exist.
    • Any registered or unregistered securities.
    • Any items that violate or infringe the rights of other parties.
    • Any items that you do not have the legal right to sell.
    • Any items where paying MKO.SOCIAL any of the required transactional or listing fees would cause MKO.SOCIAL to violate any law.

You acknowledge and agree that MKO.SOCIAL and its designees shall have the right (but not the obligation), in their sole discretion, to refuse to publish, remove, or block access to any Content that is available via the Products and Services at any time, for any reason, or for no reason at all, with or without notice. Without limitation, MKO.SOCIAL and its designees shall have the right (but not the obligation), at their sole discretion, to refuse to publish, remove, or block access to any Content that violates the Terms and Conditions or is otherwise objectionable as determined by MKO.SOCIAL we may also terminate access to, or membership in, MKO.SOCIAL, or any portion thereof, for violating these Terms and Conditions. You acknowledge and agree that you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any Content, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such Content. In this regard, you acknowledge that you may not rely on any Content created by or obtained through the use of MKO.SOCIAL, including without limitation, information posted on message boards.

You expressly acknowledge and agree that MKO.SOCIAL may preserve Content and may also disclose Content if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to (a) comply with legal process; (b) enforce the Terms and Conditions; (c) respond to claims that any Content violates the rights of third-parties; or (d) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of MKO.SOCIAL its users and the public. You acknowledge and agree that the technical processing and transmission of the Products and Services, including your Content, may involve (a) transmissions over various networks; and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices. You further acknowledge and agree that other data collected and maintained by MKO.SOCIAL with regard to its users may be disclosed in accordance with MKO.SOCIAL Privacy Policy.

  1. MEMBER OF THE MEDIA

I certify that I am not a member of the media, or that if I am, I am participating in MKO. Social solely for my personal enjoyment and not as part of any investigation or gathering of information and that I will not use any such information in any manner without the express written permission of MKO.SOCIAL. I agree that everything that I observe here will be kept in strict confidence and that I will do nothing to jeopardize the privacy and identities of any other participant without the expressed written permission of MKO.SOCIAL.

  1. LIMITED LICENSE TO CONTENT POSTED ON MKO.SOCIAL

MKO.SOCIAL claims no ownership interest in any of the Content (including, without limitation, pictures, videos, and writing) posted by you on MKO.SOCIAL, and the copyright to all such Content shall remain with its original owner. By posting Content on MKO.SOCIAL, you warrant and represent that you own the Content posted by you or otherwise have the right to grant the license set forth in this section and that such Content does not violate the rights of any third party. You agree to pay all royalties and fees owing to any person by reason of any Content you post on MKO.SOCIAL. Further, you agree to hold MKO.SOCIAL harmless from any and all claims or litigation of any kind that may arise from your posting any unauthorized content on the MKO.SOCIAL Website or any website owned or operated by MKO.SOCIAL. In order to make it possible for MKO.SOCIAL to provide the ducts and Services, you hereby grant MKO.SOCIAL a limited, non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, modify (for example, re-sizing of photos and/or encoding of audio or video files), transmit, publicly display and distribute any Content posted by you on or through MKO.SOCIAL, and to sublicense such rights solely as necessary to provide the Products and Services. The license shall terminate 1 year after you remove your Profile from MKO.SOCIAL.

  1. PAYMENT & REFUNDS

MKO.SOCIAL reserves the right to deny refunds for any goods or services offered by MKO.SOCIAL if in our sole discretion it is not warranted. By agreeing to our terms of service, you hereby understand and agree, that all payments to MKO Social are final. NO REFUNDS WILL BE GIVEN.

  1. THIRD-PARTY MERCHANDISE SALES

MKO.SOCIAL may contain links to third party websites where Users can purchase goods or services from third-party merchants (“Merchants”). By submitting an order to purchase any goods or services from Merchants, Users are obligated to complete such transactions, subject to the individual Merchant’s terms and conditions governing such transactions. Users are prohibited from submitting orders to purchase goods or services where they do not intend to complete such transactions.

By submitting an order to purchase goods or services from an individual Merchant, you acknowledge that you are entering into a transaction with that Merchant and that MKO.SOCIAL are not parties to the transaction.

Users are obligated to submit the information that is true, accurate, current, and complete. By accepting these Terms and Conditions, you represent and warrant that all such information submitted by you is true, accurate, current, and complete. Users are also required to maintain and update all such information in order to ensure that it remains true, accurate, current, and complete. Each time you update such information, you represent and warrant that such information is true, accurate, current, and complete.

Users may not purchase goods or services that they are prohibited from purchasing or possessing by any law applicable to them in their jurisdictions. The responsibility for ensuring compliance with all applicable laws shall be the User’s alone. By submitting an order to purchase goods or services, you represent and warrant that you have the legal right to purchase and possess such goods or services.

MKO.SOCIAL has no partnership, joint venture, employer-employee, or franchisor-franchisee relationship with any Merchant accessible through MKO.SOCIAL. MKO.SOCIAL cannot confirm that any particular Merchant is who that Merchant claims to be. Nor can MKO.SOCIAL confirm the truth or accuracy of any statements made by Merchants or control whether Merchants who post statements on MKO.SOCIAL will act in accordance with those statements. MKO.SOCIAL will not get involved in any dispute between Users of the Service and Merchants who post links on MKO.SOCIAL. The ability to include links is provided only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link by an Artist or User does not imply affiliation, endorsement, or adoption by MKO.SOCIAL of the linked site or any information contained therein.

  1. PROFILES

Users are invited to post content to their profile (“Profile”) subject to the following limitations: (a) MKO.SOCIAL may limit the amount of bandwidth dedicated to any account, and (b) MKO.SOCIAL reserves the right to display advertising on Profile pages. Profiles are governed by the entire Terms and Conditions, including, without limitation, Section 5 (User Conduct), and you are encouraged to review these terms carefully. Under no circumstances may Profiles be used to infringe the copyright or any other right of any person or entity. MKO.SOCIAL reserves the right to modify or discontinue the Profiles service at any time, and you are encouraged to maintain back-up copies of the content you post on your Profile. The Profile service may only be used by people who are at least 17 years old.

By registering on MKO.SOCIAL, you represent and warrant that all registration information you submit is truthful and accurate and that you will maintain the accuracy of such information. You further represent and warrant that you are 17 years of age or older and that you're the use of the MKO.SOCIAL website will not violate any applicable law. Your membership is for your sole, personal use, and you will not authorize others to use your account, including your Profile. You are solely responsible for all Content published or displayed through your account, and for your interactions with other Users.

Please choose carefully the information you post on your Profile and that you provide to other members. Your Profile may not include the following items: telephone numbers and street addresses. Please read Section 4 above, User Conduct, for additional terms and conditions regarding your use of MKO.SOCIAL.

The information provided by other users in their Profiles may contain inaccurate, inappropriate, or offensive material, products, or services for which MKO.SOCIAL assumes no responsibility or liability.

MKO.SOCIAL reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to reject, refuse to post or remove any Content posted by you, and to restrict, suspend, or terminate your access to all or any part of the MKO.SOCIAL Network, at any time, for any or no reason, with or without prior notice, and without liability.

  1. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS,” WITH NO WARRANTIES WHATSOEVER. ALL EXPRESS, IMPLIED, AND STATUTORY WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OF PROPRIETARY RIGHTS, ARE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, MKO.SOCIAL DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES FOR THE SECURITY, RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND PERFORMANCE OF THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, MKO.SOCIAL DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES FOR OTHER SERVICES OR GOODS RECEIVED THROUGH OR ADVERTISED ON THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OR RECEIVED THROUGH ANY LINKS PROVIDED IN THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES, AS WELL AS FOR ANY INFORMATION OR ADVICE RECEIVED THROUGH THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OR THROUGH ANY LINKS PROVIDED IN THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES. MKO.SOCIAL SIMILARLY DISCLAIMS, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, ANY WARRANTIES FOR ANY INFORMATION OR ADVICE OBTAINED THROUGH THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES.

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT MKO.SOCIAL DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY FOR THE ACCURACY, CONTENT, COMPLETENESS, LEGALITY, RELIABILITY, OR OPERABILITY OR AVAILABILITY OF INFORMATION OR MATERIAL IN THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES. MKO.SOCIAL DISCLAIMS ANY RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE DELETION, FAILURE TO STORE, MISDELIVERY, OR UNTIMELY DELIVERY OF ANY INFORMATION OR MATERIAL. MKO.SOCIAL DISCLAIMS ANY RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY FOR ANY HARM RESULTING FROM DOWNLOADING OR ACCESSING ANY INFORMATION OR MATERIAL THROUGH THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, FOR HARM CAUSED BY VIRUSES OR SIMILAR CONTAMINATION OR DESTRUCTIVE FEATURES. MKO.SOCIAL MAKES NO WARRANTY REGARDING THE RELIABILITY OR ACCESSIBILITY OF MEMBER WEB PAGES OR ANY STORAGE FACILITIES OFFERED BY MKO.SOCIAL

YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES IS DONE 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 IN THE DOWNLOAD OF SUCH MATERIAL.

Some jurisdictions do not allow the disclaimer of implied warranties. In such jurisdictions, the foregoing disclaimers may not apply to you insofar as they relate to implied warranties.

  1. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL MKO.SOCIAL OR ITS LICENSORS BE LIABLE TO ANY USER ON ACCOUNT OF THAT USER’S USE OR MISUSE OF AND RELIANCE ON THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES. SUCH LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY TO PREVENT RECOVERY OF DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, AND PUNITIVE DAMAGES (EVEN IF MKO.SOCIAL OR ITS LICENSORS 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 PRODUCTS AND SERVICES, FROM INABILITY TO USE THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES, OR FROM THE INTERRUPTION, SUSPENSION, OR TERMINATION OF THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES (INCLUDING SUCH DAMAGES INCURRED BY THIRD PARTIES).

SUCH LIMITATION SHALL ALSO APPLY WITH RESPECT TO DAMAGES INCURRED BY REASON OF OTHER SERVICES OR GOODS RECEIVED THROUGH OR ADVERTISED ON THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OR RECEIVED THROUGH ANY LINKS PROVIDED IN THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES, AS WELL AS BY REASON OF ANY INFORMATION OR ADVICE RECEIVED THROUGH OR ADVERTISED ON THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OR RECEIVED THROUGH ANY LINKS PROVIDED IN THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES. SUCH LIMITATION SHALL APPLY, WITHOUT LIMITATION, TO THE COSTS OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES, LOST PROFITS, OR LOST DATA. SUCH LIMITATION SHALL APPLY WITH RESPECT TO THE PERFORMANCE OR NON-PERFORMANCE OF THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OR ANY INFORMATION OR MERCHANDISE THAT APPEARS ON OR IS LINKED OR RELATED IN ANY WAY TO, MKO.SOCIAL. SUCH LIMITATION SHALL APPLY NOTWITHSTANDING ANY FAILURE OF ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY LIMITED REMEDY. SUCH LIMITATION SHALL APPLY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

SUCH LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL ALSO APPLY TO ANY DAMAGE CAUSED BY LOSS OF ACCESS TO, DELETION OF, FAILURE TO STORE, FAILURE TO BACK UP, OR ALTERATION OF PROFILES, ARIST PAGES, OR OTHER CONTENT STORED THROUGHOUT MKO.SOCIAL.

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL MKO.SOCIAL OR ITS LICENSORS BE HELD LIABLE FOR ANY DELAY OR FAILURE IN PERFORMANCE RESULTING DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY FROM ACTS OF NATURE, FORCES, OR CAUSES BEYOND ITS REASONABLE CONTROL, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, INTERNET FAILURES, COMPUTER EQUIPMENT FAILURES, TELECOMMUNICATION EQUIPMENT FAILURES, OTHER EQUIPMENT FAILURES, ELECTRICAL POWER FAILURES, STRIKES, LABOR DISPUTES, RIOTS, INSURRECTIONS, CIVIL DISTURBANCES, SHORTAGES OF LABOR OR MATERIALS, FIRES, FLOODS, STORMS, EXPLOSIONS, ACTS OF GOD, WAR, GOVERNMENTAL ACTIONS, ORDERS OF DOMESTIC OR FOREIGN COURTS OR TRIBUNALS, NON-PERFORMANCE OF THIRD PARTIES, OR LOSS OF OR FLUCTUATIONS IN HEAT, LIGHT, OR AIR CONDITIONING.

In some jurisdictions, limitations of liability are not permitted. In such jurisdictions, the foregoing limitation may not apply to you.

  1. DISCLAIMER REGARDING THIRD PARTY CONTENT

MKO.SOCIAL offers access to numerous third-party web pages and content available over the Internet. In an overwhelming majority of instances, including, but not limited to, sites contained within a directory of links, MKO.SOCIAL has no control whatsoever over the content of such sites. In other instances, including, but not limited to, web pages hosted on MKO.SOCIAL or provided to MKO.SOCIAL by third parties, MKO.SOCIAL may set guidelines for what may appear on such web pages and may engage in certain screening, but generally exercises no control over the content of such web pages and is unable to police all such content. Third-party content accessible through MKO.SOCIAL from such sources is developed by people over whom MKO.SOCIAL exercises no control. Similarly, content hosted by MKO.SOCIAL, which is posted by third parties, and, with the exception of certain random screening functions, MKO.SOCIAL cannot and does not screen such web pages before they are made accessible to other users of MKO.SOCIAL. Accordingly, neither MKO.SOCIAL nor its licensors assume any responsibility for the content of any site linked to the MKO.SOCIAL web site or on any web page hosted for a third party within MKO.SOCIAL web site. In instances where MKO.SOCIAL does review the sites that are displayed in directories, indices, and/or references, or where MKO.SOCIAL makes available directories, indices, and/or references of sites compiled by third parties, the content located at such sites were developed by third parties, and review of such sites by MKO.SOCIAL if any, is narrowly limited to that which is necessary for compiling the particular set of links.

  1. STORAGE

Many features of MKO.SOCIAL store information on behalf of users. Examples include, but are not limited to chat, Profiles, and postings. MKO.SOCIAL reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to limit the amount of storage space available per user or to delete materials stored for an excessive period while the user’s account has been inactive.

  1. ADVERTISERS AND CONTENT LINKED TO THE MKO.SOCIAL NETWORK

MKO.SOCIAL and the MKO.SOCIAL Companies may provide, or third parties may provide, links to other sites or resources located on the World Wide Web by allowing a user to leave MKO.SOCIAL to access third-party material or by bringing the third-party material into this Site via "inverse" hyperlinks and framing technology. MKO.SOCIAL has no control over such sites and resources. You acknowledge and agree that MKO.SOCIAL is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and do not endorse and are not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that MKO.SOCIAL shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on any such content, goods, or services available on or through any such site or resource.

Your correspondence or business dealings with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers found on or through the MKO.SOCIAL Products and Services, including payment and delivery of related goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties, or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such advertiser. You agree that MKO.SOCIAL shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such advertisers on the Product and Services.

  1. NO LICENSE; INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OF MKO.SOCIAL AND OTHERS

Except as expressly provided, nothing within any of the Products and Services shall be construed as conferring any license under any of MKO.SOCIAL's or any third party's intellectual property rights, whether by estoppel, implication, waiver or otherwise. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, you acknowledge and agree that certain Content available through and used to operate MKO.SOCIAL and the Products and Services is protected by copyright, trademark, patent, or other proprietary rights of MKO.SOCIAL and its affiliates, licensors (including, without limitation, Artists), and service providers. Except as expressly provided to the contrary, you agree not to modify, alter, or deface any of the trademarks, service marks, or other intellectual property made available by MKO.SOCIAL in connection with the Products and Services. You agree not to hold yourself out as in any way sponsored by, affiliated with, or endorsed by MKO.SOCIAL, any of MKO.SOCIAL’s affiliates, or any of MKO.SOCIAL’s service providers. You agree not to use any of the trademarks or service marks or other Content accessible through MKO.SOCIAL for any purpose other than the purpose for which such Content is made available to users by MKO.SOCIAL You agree not to defame or disparage MKO.SOCIAL, the trademarks or service marks of MKO.SOCIAL , or any aspect of the Products and Services. You agree not to adapt, translate, modify, decompile, disassemble, or reverse engineer the Products and Services or any software or programs used in connection with the Products and Services or MKO.SOCIAL.

In order to maintain the privacy and security of your user profile, you hereby grant MKO.SOCIAL a limited, non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free license to any and all copyrightable content posted by you on or through MKO. Social.  You also grant and assign MKO.SOCIAL or its affiliates the right and authority to enforce your DMCA and any and all intellectual property rights against alleged infringers at your request.  This provision does not constitute in any way a partnership, joint venture, or any other fiduciary relationship between you and MKO.SOCIAL Further, MKO.SOCIAL does not warrant or guarantee that it can or will enforce your intellectual property rights against alleged infringers.  MKO.SOCIAL reserves the right through this limited license to enforce your rights at your request, however, it remains the sole and primary responsibility of each member, the Content creator, and owner, to police and enforces your rights against alleged infringers.

  1. LINKING TO MKO.SOCIAL; USE OF LOGO

MKO.SOCIAL offers a non-assignable, non-transferable, and non-exclusive license to link to MKO.SOCIAL web sites, using MKO.SOCIAL logos, subject to the following provisions. MKO.SOCIAL logos may be placed on a Web site for the sole purpose of creating a link to MKO.SOCIAL and allowing users of your site to access the Products and Services on MKO.SOCIAL. MKO.SOCIAL logos may not be used for any other purpose, including, among other purposes, to suggest sponsorship by, or affiliation with, or endorsement by MKO.SOCIAL. MKO.SOCIAL logos may only be used in accordance with the MKO.SOCIAL Trademark Usage Guidelines, and may only be used in the exact size, shape, colors, design, and configuration as found on such web page. MKO.SOCIAL logos may not be altered in any manner. MKO.SOCIAL logos must appear by themselves, with reasonable spacing (at least the height of the logo) between each side of the applicable logo and other graphic or textual elements. MKO.SOCIAL logos may not be used to disparage MKO.SOCIAL, its products or services, or in a manner which, in MKO.SOCIAL reasonable judgment may diminish or otherwise damage MKO.SOCIAL  goodwill in MKO.SOCIAL logos. By using any such MKO.SOCIAL Network logo, you acknowledge that MKO.SOCIAL has exclusive rights to the logo, and that all goodwill generated through your use of the logo will inure to the benefit of MKO.SOCIAL. If you use MKO.SOCIAL logos, you must include appropriate attribution, for example: “MKO.SOCIAL® is a registered trademark of MKO.SOCIAL ” MKO.SOCIAL reserves the right to revoke this license or to alter its terms from time to time, for any or no reason, with or without notice. MKO.SOCIAL together or separately reserves the right to take action against any use that does not conform to these provisions.

  1. INDEMNITY AND RELEASE

By using the MKO.SOCIAL web site you agree to indemnify MKO.SOCIAL, and their officers, employees, volunteers, and licensors, and hold them harmless from any and all claims and expenses, including attorney's fees, arising from your use of the MKO.SOCIAL web site, your use of the Products and Services, or your submission of ideas and/or related materials to MKO.SOCIAL or from any person's use of any account or password you maintain with MKO.SOCIAL, regardless of whether such use is authorized by you. By using MKO.SOCIAL, using the Products and Services, or submitting any ideas and/or related materials to MKO.SOCIAL, you are hereby agreeing to release MKO.SOCIAL and its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, employees, volunteers, and licensors from any and all claims, demands, debts, obligations, damages (actual or consequential), costs, and expenses of any kind or nature whatsoever, whether known or unknown, suspected or unsuspected, disclosed or undisclosed, that you may have against them arising out of or in any way related to such disputes and/or to the Products and Services or to any disputes regarding the use of ideas and/or related materials submitted to MKO.SOCIAL YOU HEREBY AGREE TO WAIVE ALL LAWS THAT MAY LIMIT THE EFFICACY OF SUCH RELEASES.

  1. LIMITATION OF ACTIONS

You acknowledge and agree that, regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action you may have arising out of, or relating to, your use of MKO.SOCIAL or the Products and Services must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arises, or forever be barred.

  1. COPYRIGHT, TRADEMARK, AND PATENT NOTICES

All other marks that appear throughout the Products and Services belong to MKO.SOCIAL or the respective owners of such marks, and are protected by Canadian, U.S., and international copyright and trademark laws. Any use of any of the marks appearing throughout the Products and Services without the express written consent of MKO.SOCIAL and MKO.SOCIAL or the owner of the mark, as appropriate, is strictly prohibited. MKO.SOCIAL may provide, or third parties may provide, links to other sites or resources located on the World Wide Web by allowing a user to leave MKO.SOCIAL to access third-party material or by bringing the third-party material into this Site via "inverse" hyperlinks and framing technology. MKO.SOCIAL has no control over such sites and resources. You acknowledge and agree that MKO.SOCIAL is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources and do not endorse and are not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that MKO.SOCIAL shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on any such content, goods, or services available on or through any such site or resource.

Your correspondence or business dealings with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers found on or through the MKO.SOCIAL Products and Services, including payment and delivery of related goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties, or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such advertiser. You agree that MKO.SOCIAL shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such advertisers on the Product and Services.

  1. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY INFRINGEMENT CLAIMS

MKO.SOCIAL respects the intellectual property of others. It is MKO.SOCIAL's policy to respond expeditiously to claims of copyright and other intellectual property infringement. MKO.SOCIAL will promptly process and investigate notices of alleged infringement and will take appropriate actions under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("DMCA") and other applicable intellectual property laws. Upon receipt of notices complying or substantially complying with the DMCA, MKO.SOCIAL may act expeditiously to remove or disable access to any material claimed to be infringing or claimed to be the subject of infringing activity and may act expeditiously to remove or disable access to any reference or link to material or activity that is claimed to be infringing. MKO.SOCIAL will terminate access for users who are repeat infringers.

Notifying MKO.SOCIAL of Copyright Infringement: To provide MKO.SOCIAL notice of an infringement, you must provide a written communication to the attention of "DMCA Infringement Notification Dept." care of report@MKO.SOCIAL.com that sets forth the information specified by the DMCA (http://www.copyright.gov/title17/92chap5.html#512). Please note that you may be liable for damages (including costs and attorneys' fees) if you materially misrepresent that an activity is infringing your copyright.

Providing MKO.SOCIAL with Counter-Notification: If you feel that your material does not constitute infringement, you may provide MKO.SOCIAL with a counter-notification by written communication to the attention of "DMCA Counter-Notification Dept." at report@MKO.SOCIAL.com that sets forth all of the necessary information required by the DMCA (http://www.copyright.gov/title17/92chap5.html#512). Please note that you may be liable for damages (including costs and attorneys' fees) if you materially misrepresent that an activity is not infringing the copyrights of others. If you are uncertain whether an activity constitutes infringement, we recommended seeking the advice of legal counsel.

  1. ARBITRATION, GOVERNING LAW, AND FORUM FOR DISPUTES

Unless expressly stated to the contrary elsewhere within the Products and Services, all legal issues arising from or related to the use of the Products and Services shall be construed in accordance with, and all questions with respect thereto shall be determined by, the laws of British Columbia, Canada applicable to contracts entered into and wholly to be performed within the said province. Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to these Terms and Conditions or any user's use of the Products and Services shall be settled by binding arbitration in accordance with the commercial arbitration rules of the Arbitration and Mediation Institute of The United States. Any such controversy or claim shall be arbitrated on an individual basis and shall not be consolidated in any arbitration with any claim or controversy of any other party. The arbitration shall be conducted in San Antonio TX County Of Bexar. Any party seeking temporary or preliminary injunctive relief may do so in any provincial or federal court in The United States jurisdiction thereof. Except as set forth above, the provincial and federal courts of The United States shall be the exclusive forum and venue to resolve disputes arising out of or relating to these Terms and Conditions or any user's use of the Products and Services. By using the Products and Services and thereby agreeing to these Terms and Conditions, users consent to personal jurisdiction and venue in the provincial and federal courts in San Antonio TX (County Of Bexar) with respect to all such disputes.

  1. CHANGES IN TERMS AND CONDITIONS AND CHANGES IN PRODUCTS AND SERVICES

MKO.SOCIAL reserves the right to modify the Products and Services from time to time, for any reason, and without notice, including the right to terminate the Products and Services. MKO.SOCIAL reserves the right to modify these Terms and Conditions from time to time, without notice. Please review these Terms and Conditions from time to time so you will be apprised of any changes.

  1. MERGER

These Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between the parties with respect to the subject matter contained herein and supersede any other agreements, proposals and communications, written or oral, between MKO.SOCIAL’s representations and you with respect to the subject matter hereof; except that any other terms and conditions located on any individual MKO.SOCIAL web site or in connection with the Products and Services are incorporated herein by reference to the extent they do not conflict with these Terms and Conditions. To the extent that any other terms and conditions or terms of service conflict with these Terms and Conditions, those other provisions shall control with respect to the use of the particular web site and any Products or Services available on or through the web site or the respective Product or Service at which those other provisions may be found.

  1. NON-WAIVER AND SEPARABILITY

MKO.SOCIAL’s failure to exercise any right or provision of these Terms and Conditions shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If a court of competent jurisdiction holds any provision of these Terms and Conditions to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties' intentions as reflected in the provision, and agree that the other provisions of these Terms and Conditions remain in full force and effect.

  1. RELATIONSHIP OF PARTIES

You acknowledge and agree that you and MKO.SOCIAL are independent contractors under these Terms and Conditions, and nothing herein shall be construed to create a partnership, joint venture, agency, or employment relationship. Neither party pursuant to these Terms and Conditions has authority to enter into agreements of any kind on behalf of the other and neither party shall be considered the agent of the other.

  1. NO RESALE, ASSIGNMENT, OR SUBLICENSING

You agree not to resell, assign, sublicense, otherwise transfer, or delegate your rights or obligations under these Terms and Conditions without prior express written authorization of MKO.SOCIAL

  1. SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS

Without in any way limiting the prohibition on your resale, assignment, sublicensing, or other transfer of rights or obligations, these Terms and Conditions shall be binding upon and inure to the benefit of the parties hereto and their respective heirs, successors, and assigns.

  1. TERMINATION; SURVIVAL

These Terms and Conditions shall continue in effect for as long as you use the Products and Services unless specifically terminated earlier by MKO.SOCIAL All provisions of these Terms and Conditions which impose obligations continuing in their nature shall survive termination of these Terms and Conditions.

  1. COMMUNICATIONS WITH USERS

You consent to receive communications from MKO.SOCIAL concerning your use of the Products and Services ("Communications"). The Communications may be those that MKO.SOCIAL is required to send to you by law concerning the Products and Services ("Required Communications"). The Communications may also be those that MKO.SOCIAL sends to you for other reasons. You consent to receive Communications electronically. MKO.SOCIAL may provide these Communications to you by sending an email to the email address you provided in connection with your account or by posting the Communication on MKO.SOCIAL. You may change the email address to which MKO.SOCIAL sends Communications by visiting your account information page.

In order to receive Required Communications, you must provide MKO.SOCIAL, upon registration with MKO.SOCIAL, a valid email address to which MKO.SOCIAL may send electronic mail.

  1. SUBMISSIONS OF IDEAS

MKO.SOCIAL is always improving its Products and Services and developing new features. If you have ideas regarding improvements or additions to MKO.SOCIAL, we would like to hear them -- but any submission will be subject to these Terms and Conditions. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL ANY DISCLOSURE OF ANY IDEA OR RELATED MATERIALS TO MKO.SOCIAL BE SUBJECT TO ANY OBLIGATION OF CONFIDENTIALITY OR EXPECTATION OF COMPENSATION. BY SUBMITTING THE IDEA AND/OR ANY RELATED MATERIAL TO MKO.SOCIAL, YOU ARE WAIVING ANY AND ALL RIGHTS THAT YOU MAY HAVE IN THE IDEA OR ANY RELATED MATERIALS AND ARE REPRESENTING AND WARRANTING TO MKO.SOCIAL THAT THE IDEA AND/OR RELATED MATERIALS ARE WHOLLY ORIGINAL WITH YOU, THAT NO ONE ELSE HAS ANY RIGHTS IN THE IDEA AND/OR MATERIALS AND THAT PROTOSE INC IS FREE TO IMPLEMENT THE IDEA AND TO USE THE MATERIALS IF IT SO DESIRES, AS PROVIDED OR AS MODIFIED BY MKO.SOCIAL, WITHOUT OBTAINING PERMISSION OR LICENSE FROM ANY THIRD PARTY.

  1. EXPORT CONTROLS

Certain software, and related documentation or technical information, available through MKO.SOCIAL is subject to applicable laws and regulations of the United States pertaining to export controls. By using such software or related documentation or technical information, you represent and warrant that you are not located in, or under the control of, or a national or resident of any embargoed country or any country on the Canadian or U.S. Department of Commerce's Table of Denial Orders. You agree not to export or re-export such software or related documentation or technical information directly or indirectly to any countries that are subject to Canadian and United States export restrictions.

  1. CONTACT INFORMATION

 MKO.SOCIAL

 10730 Portranco Road,

 Suite #231

 San Antonio, Texas 78251

 For the quickest response, email us at mko2owner@gmail.com 

  1. VIOLATIONS OF TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Should you violate these Terms and Conditions or any other rights of MKO.SOCIAL, MKO.SOCIAL reserves the right to pursue any and all legal and equitable remedies against you, including, without limitation, terminating any and all user accounts on any and all MKO.SOCIAL properties.

     34.  CANCELLATION
You may cancel your membership at any time by sending a written notice of cancellation to CANCELLATIONS at 10730 Portranco Road Suite #231 San Antonio, TX 78251: Note no refunds will be given per section (7) of these terms of service.

To provide you with access to MKO.SOCIAL, we must first process information about you. The types of information we collect depend on how you use our Products. 

Things you and others do and provide.

  • Information and content, you provide. We collect the content, communications, and other information you provide when you use our Products, including when you sign up for an MKO.SOCIAL account, create or share content, and message or communicate with others. This can include information in or about the content you provide (like metadata), such as the location of a photo or the date a file was created. It can also include what you see through the features we provide. Our systems automatically process content and communications you and others provide to analyze context and what's in them for the purposes described herein.

 

By accessing our website or any website controlled by MKO.SOCIAL or its parent company MYKINKON INC. You understand and agree that you freely choose to provide information in your MKO.SOCIAL profile such as Life Events, your religious views, political views, who you are "interested in," etc or even your health.

Understand that by entering this information or any information of a personal or business nature, that you are holding MKO.SOCIAL, its parent company MYKINKON INC.. its agents, officers, owners, stockholders, or other affiliates harmless from any and all litigation that should arise from any type of breach of this information. Including but not limited to loss of data, loss of income, or any loss of any type real or perceived.

 

Networks and connections. We collect information about the people, accounts pages, and other account data and groups you are connected to and how you interact with them across our Products, such as people you communicate with the most or groups you are part of. We also collect contact information if you choose to upload, sync or import it from a device (such as an address book or call log or SMS log history), which we use for things like helping you and others find people you may know and for the other purposes listed below.

  • Your usage. We collect information about how you use our Products, such as the types of content you view or engage with; the features you use; the actions you take; the people or accounts you interact with; and the time, frequency, and duration of your activities. For example, we log when you're using and have last used our Products, and what posts, videos, and other content you view on our Products. We also collect information about how you use our website features.
  • Information about transactions made on our Products.If you use any of our Products available for purchase or other financial transactions (such as when you make a purchase in a game or make a donation, we collect information about the purchase or transaction. This includes payment information, such as your credit or debit card number and other card information; other account and authentication information; and billing, shipping, and contact details.
  • Things others do and information they provide about you. We also receive and analyze content, communications, and information that other people provide when they use our Products. This can include information about you, such as when others share or comment on a photo of you, send a message to you, or upload, sync, or import your contact information.

Device Information

As described below, we collect information from and about the computers, phones, connected TVs, and other web-connected devices you use that integrate with our Products, and we combine this information across different devices you use. For example, we use information collected about your use of our Products on your phone to better personalize the content (including ads) or features you see when you use our Products on another device, such as your laptop or tablet, or to measure whether you took an action in response to an ad we showed you on your phone on a different device. 

Information we obtain from these devices includes: 

  • Device attributes information such as the operating system, hardware and software versions, battery level, signal strength, available storage space, browser type, app and file names and types, and plugins.
  • Device operations: information about operations and behaviors performed on the device, such as whether a window is foregrounded or backgrounded, or mouse movements (which can help distinguish humans from bots).
  • Identifiers: unique identifiers, device IDs, and other identifiers, such as from games, apps, or accounts you use, and Family Device IDs (or other identifiers unique to MKO.SOCIAL and/or associated with the same device or account).
  • Device signals: Bluetooth signals, and information about nearby Wi-Fi access points, and cell towers.
  • Data from device settings: information you allow us to receive through device settings you turn on, such as access to your GPS location, camera, or photos.
  • Network and connections: information such as the name of your mobile operator or ISP, language, time zone, mobile phone number, IP address, connection speed, and, in some cases, information about other devices that are nearby or on your network, so we can do things like help you stream a video from your phone to your TV.
  • Cookie data: data from cookies stored on your device, including cookie IDs and settings.



How do we use this information?

We use the information we have (subject to choices you make) as described below and to provide and support the MKO.SOCIAL Products and related services described in the MKO.SOCIAL Terms. We use the information we have to deliver our Products, to personalize features and content (including your personal feeds and profiles and make suggestions for you (such as groups or events you may be interested in or topics you may want to follow) on and off our Products. To create personalized Products that are unique and relevant to you, we use your connections, preferences, interests, and activities based on the data we collect and learn from you and others (including any data with special protections you choose to provide); how you use and interact with our Products; and the people, places, or things you're connected to and interested in on and off our Products.

 

 

Information across MKO.SOCIAL Products and devices: We connect information about your activities on different MKO.SOCIAL Products and devices to provide a more tailored and consistent experience on all MKO.SOCIAL Products you use, wherever you use them. For example, we can suggest that you join a group on MKO.SOCIAL.

  • Location-related information: We use location-related information-such as your current location, where you live, the places you like to go, and the businesses and people you're near-to provide, personalize and improve our Products, including ads, for you and others. Location-related information can be based on things like precise device location (if you've allowed us to collect it), IP addresses, and information from your and others' use of MKO.SOCIAL Products (such as check-ins or events you attend).
  • Product research and development: We use the information we have to develop, test, and improve our Products, including by conducting surveys and research, and testing and troubleshooting new products and features.
  • Ads and other sponsored content: We use the information we have about you-including information about your interests, actions, and connections-to select and personalize ads, offers, and other sponsored content that we show you. Learn more about how we select and personalize ads and your choices over the data we use to select ads and other sponsored content for you in the SOCIAL Settings. Provide measurement, analytics, and other business services.

We use the information we have (including your activity of our Products, such as the websites you visit and ads you see) to help advertisers and other partners measure the effectiveness and distribution of their ads and services, and understand the types of people who use their services and how people interact with their websites, apps, and services. Learn how we share information with these partners.

Promote safety, integrity, and security.

We use the information we have to verify accounts and activity, combat harmful conduct, detect and prevent spam and other bad experiences, maintain the integrity of our Products, and promote safety and security on and off of MKO.SOCIAL Products. For example, we use data we have to investigate suspicious activity or violations of our terms or policies, or to detect when someone needs help.  

We use the information we have to send you marketing communications, communicate with you about our Products, and let you know about our policies and terms. We also use your information to respond to you when you contact us.

Research and innovate for social good.

We use the information we have (including from research partners we collaborate with) to conduct and support research and innovation on topics of general social welfare, technological advancement, public interest, health, and well-being.

 

How is this information shared?

Your information is shared with others in the following ways: 

Sharing on MKO.SOCIAL Products

People and accounts you share and communicate with

When you share and communicate using our Products, you choose the audience for what you share. For example, when you post on MKO.SOCIAL, you select the audience for the post, such as a group, all of your friends, the public, or a customized list of people. Your network can also see actions you have taken on our Products, including engagement with ads and sponsored content.
Public information can be seen by anyone, on or off our Products, including if they don't have an account. This includes your MKO.SOCIAL username; any information you share with a public audience; information in your public profile on MKO.SOCIAL; and content you share on an MKO.SOCIAL Page, or any other public forum. Public information can also be seen, accessed, reshared, or downloaded through third-party services such as search engines, APIs, and offline media such as TV, and by apps, websites, and other services that integrate with our Products. People can also use our Products to create and share content about you with the audience they choose. For example, people can share a photo of you in a Story, mention, or tag you at a location in a post, or share information about you in their posts or messages.

Information about your active status or presence on our Products. People in your networks can see signals telling them whether you are active on our Products, including whether you are currently active online. or when you last used our Products. Apps, websites, and third-party integrations on or using our Products.

When you choose to use third-party apps, websites, or other services that use or are integrated with, our Products, they can receive information about what you post or share. For example, when you play a game with your MKO.SOCIAL friends or use an MKO.SOCIAL Comment or Share button on a website, the game developer or website can receive information about your activities in the game or receive a comment or link that you share from the website on MKO.SOCIAL. Also, when you download or use such third-party services, they can access your public profile on MKO.SOCIAL, and any information that you share with them. Apps and websites, you use may receive your list of MKO.SOCIAL friends if you choose to share it with them.

New Ownership.

If the ownership or control of all or part of our Products or their assets changes, we may transfer your information to the new owner.

 

Advertisers.

We provide advertisers with reports about the kinds of people seeing their ads and how their ads are performing, but we don't share information that personally identifies you (information such as your name or email address that by itself can be used to contact you or identifies who you are) unless you give us permission. For example, we provide general demographic and interest information to advertisers (for example, that an ad was seen by a woman between the ages of 25 and 34 who lives in Idaho and likes baking) to help them better understand their audience. We also confirm which MKO.SOCIAL ads led you to make a purchase or take an action with an advertiser.

Measurement partners.

We share information about you with companies that aggregate it to provide analytics and measurement reports to our partners. Partners offering goods and services to our products. When you subscribe to receive premium content or buy something from a seller in our Products, the content creator or seller can receive your public information and other information you share with them, as well as the information needed to complete the transaction, including shipping and contact details.

 

 

 

Vendors and service providers.

We provide information and content to vendors and service providers who support our business, such as by providing technical infrastructure services, analyzing how our products are used, providing customer service, facilitating payments, or conducting surveys.

Law enforcement or legal requests.

We share information with law enforcement or in response to required legal requests.