These Terms and Conditions (the "Terms") govern the rules of access and use of the Altroo browser plugin (the "Application") or the search.altroo.net website (the "Website") – which are collectively referred to as the "Service". Any references to "us" in these Terms refer to Plum Research S.A. (a company with its registered office at Al. Piastów 22, 71-064, Szczecin, Poland, National Court Register (KRS) no.: 0000696107; tax identification number (NIP): 8522635486), while the references to "you" or "Users" refer to persons using the Service.
The phrases used in these Terms have the following meaning:
Account: a free user account you may create to use the Service;
Application: the Altroo browser plugin;
Force Majeure: circumstances beyond our reasonable control which prevent us from providing the Service in a normal way, including natural disasters, fire, flood, drought, storm, strikes, lock-outs, epidemics, wars, riots, terrorist attacks, acts of governments or similar authorities, hacking or attacks on IT infrastructure;
Service: the platform allowing you to browse the Internet and support chosen causes, comprising of the Application and the Website;
us: Plum Research S.A., a company with its registered office at Al. Piastów 22, 71-064, Szczecin, Poland, National Court Register (KRS) no.: 0000696107; tax identification number (NIP): 8522635486 – which operates the Service;
Users: persons using the Service;
Website: the website altroo.net;
you: the person using the Service.
You must always use the Service in accordance with the regulations of applicable laws and the Terms. Actions which are illegal or do not conform to the Terms are prohibited. You may not use the Service in a way that would violate our rights, the rights of any third parties or other Users. In particular, it is prohibited to destabilize the operations of the Service or prevent others from accessing the Service. It is prohibited to place any unlawful content in the Service.
USING THE SERVICE
The Service allows you to browse the Internet and support chosen causes in exchange for your browsing history and usage of features provided by our partners.
The Service is provided free of charge.
To access the Service, you must use the following:
to use the Website: a device with Internet access and a compatible web browser (Mozilla Firefox 84.0.1, Google Chrome 88.0.4324.41, Microsoft Edge 87.0.664.66, Opera 73.0.3856.284, Altroo 1.0 or their newer versions, as well as mobile web browsers);
to use the Application: a device with a compatible web browser (Google Chrome 96.0.4664.110 or equivalent version of another Chromium-based browser).
Internet access is necessary to use the Service. You are responsible for any data charges which may apply when you use the Website or the Application.
While we are committed to offer the Service without interruption, we cannot rule out the possibility that sometimes you may not be able to use it, especially if this is caused by maintenance work or enhancements being implemented to the Service. If possible, we will inform you of any planned maintenance sessions by available means, such as a notice on the Website.
Using the Service, as it is the case with any services provided by electronic means, may involve the risk of others getting unauthorized access to your data. We recommend that you use measures that increase your online security, such as antivirus programs.
In order to use the Service, you must be of full legal capacity and be allowed to enter into contracts in your jurisdiction.
By installing the Application, you enter into an agreement with us, which covers us providing you access to the services provided via the Application. The agreement is valid for an indefinite period of time.
By granting us access to your browsing history and online history, you declare that you are allowed to do so and give us consent to that. Granting us access to your browsing history and online activity means that we will be able to read and copy them for as long as the access is granted in the Application. You may revoke the access in the Application at any time.
You may not use another person’s account with the Service.
By using the Application and granting us access to your browsing history and online activity, you give us consent to use your viewing them in conjunction with usage and demographic data you have provided in the Application. We may share that data, always in an anonymized (non-personally identifiable), aggregated form, with our clients or partners.
While it is not necessary to create an Account to use the Service, some features of the Service may be available only to Users who have created their Accounts. To create an Account, you must follow the instructions available on the Website and/or in the Application.
While we try to make your experience with our Service error-free and enjoyable, we do not guarantee that the Service contains no errors, nor that the Service fulfills your personal needs. To the fullest extent permitted under applicable laws, the Service comes with no express or implied warranty.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
Unless we clearly state otherwise in these Terms, on the Website or in the Application, we own all rights to the code and content of the Website and Application, as well as to any names and logos featured there. You may not use any of the above unless you receive our prior consent.
We grant you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited, personal, revocable license to download, install, display, view and use the Application, as well as to reproduce the Application strictly for these purposes.
You may not modify, decompile or reverse engineer the Website or the Application for any purpose unless you receive our prior explicit permission to do so or unless you are specifically allowed to do so by applicable laws.
The Application uses certain components licensed under different terms than the Application itself. The grant of license provided in these Terms does not prevent you from using each of these components in accordance with their respective license terms. For more information about these components and their license terms, please read the licenses.txt file in the folder in which you have installed the Application.
The Website and Application may feature links to third party websites. Please be aware that we do not control their content; it may be changed or removed without prior notice.
If you have any questions or complaints regarding the Service, you may submit those to us by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or in writing: Al. Piastów 22, 71-064 Szczecin, Poland.
A complaint should include the details of the person filing a complaint (name, surname, email address). We will evaluate the complaint within 21 days, and will notify you about the result of the evaluation by mail or email (depending on the manner the complaint was submitted).
If you are a resident of the European Union, you may be entitled to use out-of-court forms of processing complaints and pursue claims, including via Online Dispute Resolution platform – the electronic platform of the European Union, available at http://ec.europa.eu/consumers/odr/.
PERSONAL DATA, COOKIES
You may terminate your agreement with us at any time by stopping using the Service.
You may remove your Account at any time by selecting the ‘Remove Account’ option in your Account settings.
For important reasons, especially in case of your violation of the law or the Terms while using the Service or due to shutting down or reorganization of the Service, we may terminate your agreement with us. We will notify you of such a termination at least 14 days in advance (unless it is caused by your violation of the law or the Terms while using the Service, in which case the termination has immediate effect).
These Terms are published on the Website and in the Application.
We will not be liable in case we cannot perform the Service normally if this is caused by a Force Majeure event.
The Terms will be governed by and interpreted according to the laws of Poland.
The Terms do not deprive you from any rights you may have under applicable laws.
If any part of the Terms is found unenforceable or invalid by decision of a competent authority or court, this will have no effect on any other parts of the Terms, which will remain in force.
We may introduce amendments to the Terms if this is necessary, especially when we are required to do so by the law or when we introduce new features to the Service. The amendments to the Terms will not affect the rights which you may had acquired prior to the amendments.
When the Terms are amended, we will inform you about it by publishing the new version of the Terms on the Website. While using the Service for the first time since the amendment is introduced, you will have the possibility to accept the amended Terms. If you do not accept the amended Terms, you may no longer use the Service.