Welcome to Veooz

Last Updated: 23 January, 2018

Veooz Labs (P) Ltd. ("Veooz," "we," "us," "our") provides its services (described below) to you through its website located at www.newsplusapp.com (the "Site") and through its related mobile applications (the Site and the mobile applications are together referred to as “NewsPlus”) and services (collectively, the services provided by NewsPlus, including any new features and applications, shall be referred to as "Service(s)"), subject to the following Terms of Service (as amended from time to time, the "Terms of Service"). We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to change or modify portions of these Terms of Service at any time without further notice. If we do this, we will post the changes to the Terms of Service on this page and will indicate at the top of this page the date these terms were last revised. You should periodically visit this page to review the current Terms of Service so you are aware of any revision to which you are bound. Your continued use of the Service after any such changes constitutes your acceptance of the new Terms of Service.

In addition, when using certain services, you will be subject to additional terms applicable to such services that may be posted on the Service from time-to-time, including, without limitation, the Privacy Policy.

Access and Use of the Service

Your Agreement with Veooz:

Your access and use of the Site and the Services provided, downloading and/or installing the mobile application on your device, or accessing or using the Site or the mobile application or any of the content available within therein from any device hereunder constitute an acceptance of the terms and conditions herein..

System and Services Description:

Veooz is a news and social network aggregation system which also offers users the facility to upload their content.

a) Veooz runs a crawler software that discovers and analyzes millions of news articles, blog posts, user posts, user comments, photos and videos shared on various social network platforms and the wider internet to provide personalized news discovery experience to its users. Veooz analyzes the sentiment around a particular story and topics along with its popularity on social networks which is further used to rank stories and presented to users on NewPlus. Some of the key features of NewsPlus are:

  • From hundreds of thousands of topics, users can select their interests to get a personalized story feed called “For You”.
  • NewsPlus displays ranked news relevant to users’ country and city delivered in real time for many countries and thousands of cities.
  • NewsPlus generates quick story summaries optimized for mobile reading.
  • "360" view of a story provides multiple perspectives in the form of news, pictures and videos as a story is developing.
  • Tapping on topics or hashtags displayed with stories provides topic feeds.
  • Clicking on the source displayed with stories provides source based feeds.
  • Users can bookmark their favorite stories, pictures and videos to read later on any device.
  • NewsPlus language editions provide story feeds based on user's language preferences.

b) NewsPlus also allows users to collate news they like and want to share with their followers, friends and other circles as aggregated “Magazines” on the NewsPlus News App.

c) Furthermore, Veooz, through NewsPlus, also provides a Publishing Platform to its users whereby they can create, upload and share their content.

Your Content On NewsPlus

As stated above Veooz allows you to upload, submit, store, send or receive content, either original or curated in written, photographic, illustrated, audio, video and other such formats (“User Content”). You retain ownership of all such User Content and take responsibility for the authenticity and intellectual property rights to the same.

When you post, upload, submit, store, send or receive User Content to, or through the NewsPlus Publishing Platform, you give Veooz and its employees a non-exclusive, transferable, royalty-free, sub-licensable, worldwide right and license to use, host, store, reproduce, copy, moderate, modify, distribute, publish, process and modify such User Content without any further consent resulting in such body of work as translations, adaptations or other forms used for public consumption. This license sustains even if you discontinue using the services of Veooz. However, you agree that Veooz is not obligated to publish any information or User Content and can remove it at its sole discretion, with or without notice.

Furthermore, you also grant Veooz the permission, right and license to display your profile, profile name and photograph on applications hosted on the Veooz platforms and connected to your body of work.

You represent that you shall not have any objection to any User Content and also agree not to hold Veooz responsible for the User Content made and for the consequences of uploading them. Veooz is only acting as a repository of data, User Content and those submissions made by you and do not represent the views/ clarifications of Veooz and Veooz makes no guarantee as to the validity, accuracy or legal status of any User Content.

You affirm, represent and/or warrant that you own or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents, and permissions to use and authorize Veooz to use all the proprietary rights in and to any and all User Content and intellectual property of them to enable inclusion and use of such User Content as a part of content being displayed or hosted by Veooz. You agree to abide by these Terms of Service and the Veooz Content Policy, as amended from time to time.

Modifications to the Service and Software.

Veooz uses proprietary algorithms to analyze and index data available from third party services such as websites, blogs and social networks and provides personalized news feeds and related posts to users. The ranking, placement and summaries of a story are algorithmically determined. We continuously work towards improving our algorithms to more accurately reflect the actual social sentiment and popularity of stories, photos and videos that we present to our users. Accordingly, we reserve the right at any time, with or without notice to you, to (a) modify our algorithms, and (b) modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Service (or any part thereof). You acknowledge that such modifications to our algorithms may result in changes to the quality or quantity of information in Veooz feeds. You agree that Veooz will not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification of our algorithms, or any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Service.

Opting Out

Veooz uses user-generated activity and sentiment in the context of any Publisher's content on social networks to provide the overall personalized and ranked news feed experience to it's users. In this respect, Veooz allows both the users as well as publishers to opt-out from it's platform. Veooz does not analyze non-public data unless you give us explicit permission to do so (such as when you log into the Service using Facebook or Twitter). If you are not a user of our Service and wish to opt-out your account for social signals, please click here write to contact@veooz.com. If you are a registered user of the Service, please log in to your account before following the link in order to delete your account. If you would like to opt out of the advertising identifiers, please follow the steps outlined at the Google Android and Apple iOS support websites

Publishers can opt-out from Veooz platform in two ways. (a) By filling our Opt-in/Opt-out form here as part of our publisher program or Alternatively they can send an e-mail to contact [at] veooz [dot] com. (b) By following robots exclusion protocol (details can be found here).

Right to use YouTube videos

All videos displayed on the Site which have been accessed from YouTube have been shared with the Site pursuant to clause 6 C of the YouTube Terms of Service (available at here) As per the provisions of this clause, every publisher shall grant each user of the YouTube service, a non-exclusive license to access the content of such publisher through the YouTube service and to use, reproduce, distribute, display, publish, make available online or electronically transmit such publisher content as permitted through the functionality of the Service.

Veooz API

Veooz may provide access to portions of our Site and Services via RSS feeds or APIs; for the purposes of these Terms, such access constitutes use of the Services. Any such use is also subject to our API Terms.

Your Registration Obligations:

You may be required to register with Veooz in order to access and use certain features of the Service provided through NewsPlus. If you choose to register for the Service, you agree to provide and maintain true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the Service's registration form. Registration data and certain other information about you are governed by our Privacy Policy. If you are under 13 years of age, you are not authorized to use the Service, with or without registering. In addition, if you are under 18 years old, you may use the Service, with or without registering, only with the approval of your parent or guardian.

Member Account, Password and Security:

You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and account, if any, and are fully responsible for any and all activities that occur under your password or account. You agree to (a) immediately notify Veooz of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security, and (b) ensure that you log out from your account at the end of each session when accessing the Service. Veooz will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this Section.

General Practices Regarding Use and Storage:

You acknowledge that Veooz may establish general practices and limits concerning use of the Service, including without limitation the maximum period of time that NewsPlus Feeds, Sentiments, data or other content will be retained by the Service and the maximum storage space that will be allotted on Veooz's servers on your behalf. You agree that Veooz has no responsibility or liability for the deletion or failure to store any data or other content maintained or uploaded by the Service. You acknowledge that Veooz reserves the right to terminate accounts that are inactive for an extended period of time. You further acknowledge that Veooz reserves the right to change these general practices and limits at any time, in its sole discretion, with or without notice

Conditions of Use

User Conduct:

You are solely responsible for all User Content, including but not limited to video, images, information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, messages, or other materials that you upload, post, publish or display or email or otherwise use via the Service (hereinafter "Transmit"). The following are examples of the kind of Content and/or use that is illegal or prohibited by Veooz. Veooz reserves the right to investigate and take appropriate legal action against anyone who, in Veooz's sole discretion, violates this provision, including without limitation, removing the offending content from the Service, suspending or terminating the account of such violators and reporting you to the law enforcement authorities. You agree to not use the Service to:

  • email or otherwise transmit any content that (i) infringes any intellectual property or other proprietary rights of any party; (ii) you do not have a right to upload under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships; (iii) contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment; (iv) poses or creates a privacy or security risk to any person; (v) constitutes unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, commercial activities and/or sales, "junk mail," "spam," "chain letters," "pyramid schemes," "contests," "sweepstakes," or any other form of solicitation; (vi) is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortious, excessively violent, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, pornographic, libelous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable; or (vii) in the sole judgment of Veooz, is objectionable or which restricts or inhibits any other person from using or enjoying the Service, or which may expose Veooz or its users to any harm or liability of any type
  • interfere with or disrupt the Service or servers or networks connected to the Service, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Service
  • violate any applicable local, state, national or international law, or any regulations having the force of law
  • impersonate any person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity
  • solicit personal information from anyone under the age of 18
  • harvest or collect email addresses or other contact information of other users from the Service by electronic or other means for the purposes of sending unsolicited emails or other unsolicited communications
  • advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose that is not specifically authorized
  • further or promote any criminal activity or enterprise or provide instructional information about illegal activities; or
  • obtain or attempt to access or otherwise obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through the Service.

Remedies with Veooz:

You understand and agree that Veooz may review any User Content posted on NewsPlus, and in case Veooz finds, that you violate any of this Terms of Service or any provision pertaining to the Veooz Content Policy, then it reserves the right, to take actions to prevent/control such violation at its sole discretion, including without limitation, removing the offending User Content and/or terminating your registration and/or blocking your use of the Services.

Veooz will also be entitled to investigate occurrences which may involve such violations and may take appropriate legal action, involve and cooperate with law enforcement authorities in prosecuting you when involved in such violations.

You acknowledge that in no event shall Veooz be liable for any damages whatsoever whether direct, indirect, general, special, compensatory, consequential, punitive or incidental, arising out of or relating to the conduct of you or anyone else in connection with the use of the Services and with regard to the User Content uploaded on NewsPlus.

You also acknowledge that in any such event Veooz shall also have the right to hold such defaulting user liable and initiate proceedings against such user in the courts and other appropriate forums.

Fees:

While Veooz is a free service, if any parts of the services are offered for a fee, to the extent the Service or any portion thereof is made available for any fee, you may be required to select a payment plan and provide Veooz information regarding your credit card or other payment instrument. You represent and warrant to Veooz that such information is true and that you are authorized to use the payment instrument. We reserve the right to change Veooz's prices at any time.

Mobile Services:

The Service includes certain services that are available via a mobile device, including (i) the ability to browse the Service and the Site from a mobile device and (ii) the ability to access certain features through an application downloaded and installed on a mobile device (collectively, the "Mobile Services"). To the extent you access the Service through a mobile device, your wireless service carrier's standard charges, data rates and other fees may apply. In addition, downloading, installing, or using certain Mobile Services may be prohibited or restricted by your carrier, and not all Mobile Services may work with all carriers or devices. By using the Mobile Services, you agree that we may communicate with you regarding Veooz and other entities by notifications, text message or other electronic means to your mobile device and that certain information about your usage of the Mobile Services may be communicated to us.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

Service Content, Software and Trademarks:

You acknowledge and agree that the Service may contain content ("Service Content") that is protected by copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret or other proprietary rights and laws whether by Veooz or third-party service providers. Except as expressly authorized by Veooz, you agree not to modify, copy, frame, scrape, rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute or create derivative works based on the Service or the Service Content, in whole or in part, except that the foregoing does not apply to your own User Content that you legally upload to the Service. In connection with your use of the Service you will not engage in or use any data mining, robots, scraping, reverse-engineering or similar data gathering or extraction methods. Any use of the Service or the Service Content other than as specifically authorized herein is strictly prohibited. The technology and software underlying the Service or distributed in connection therewith (for example, mobile applications, badges and other widgets) is the property of Veooz, our affiliates and our partners (the "Software"). You agree not to copy, modify, create a derivative work of, reverse engineer, reverse assemble or otherwise attempt to discover any source code, sell, assign, sublicense, or otherwise transfer any right in the Software. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved by Veooz.

The NewsPlus, NewsPlus App and Veooz name and logos are trademarks and service marks of Veooz (collectively the "Veooz Trademarks"). Other products, and service names and logos used and displayed via the Service may be trademarks or service marks of their respective owners who may or may not endorse or be affiliated with or connected to Veooz. Nothing in this Terms of Service or the Service should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any of Veooz or third-party Trademarks displayed on the Service, without our prior written permission in each instance. All goodwill generated from the use of Veooz Trademarks will inure to our exclusive benefit. Any permitted use of the Veooz Trademarks must be in accordance with our policies.

Third Party Material:

Veooz service providers value addition to its users through aggregation and analysis of third-party services. In the process Veooz may crawl, index and aggregate third-party content and organize it for quick discovery for its users. The content provided by third-party services may be subject to copyright. Users of this service may not violate any rights of third-party publishers and keep their usage within fair use. Under no circumstances will Veooz be liable in any way for any content uploaded / downloaded by third parties or at the direction of Users, including, but not limited to, for any errors or omissions in any content, or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any content uploaded or emailed via the Service. You acknowledge that Veooz may not pre-screen content, but that Veooz and its designees will have the right (but not the obligation) in their sole discretion to refuse or remove any content that is available via the Service. Without limiting the foregoing, Veooz and its designees will have the right to remove any content that violates these Terms of Service or is deemed by Veooz, in its sole discretion, to be otherwise objectionable. You 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.

User Content Transmitted Through the Service:

As iterated above, you are solely responsible for the User Content and other materials you upload through the Service or share with other users or recipients. You will not upload any User Content that you did not create or that you do not own all right, title and interest in and to, including, without limitation, all copyright and rights of publicity contained therein. By uploading any User Content you hereby grant and will grant Veooz and its affiliated companies a nonexclusive, worldwide, royalty free, fully paid up, transferable, sub-licensable, perpetual, irrevocable license to copy, display, upload, perform, distribute, store, modify and otherwise use your User Content in connection with the operation of the Service or the promotion, advertising or marketing thereof, in any form, medium or technology now known or later developed.

You acknowledge and agree that any questions, comments, suggestions, ideas, feedback or other information about the Service, provided by you to Veooz through NewsPlus ("Submissions") are non-confidential and Veooz will be entitled to the unrestricted use and dissemination of these Submissions for any purpose, commercial or otherwise, without acknowledgment or compensation to you.

You acknowledge and agree that Veooz may preserve and/or disclose User 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, applicable laws or government requests; (b) enforce these Terms of Service; (c) respond to claims that any content violates the rights of third parties; or (d) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of Veooz, its users and the public. You understand that the technical processing and transmission of the Service, 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.

Copyright Complaints:

Veooz respects the intellectual property of others, and we ask our users to do the same. We provision our services within fair use and implied license doctrines. If you believe that your work has been copied or indexed on our platform in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or that your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated, you should notify Veooz of your infringement claim in accordance with the DMCA procedures. A notification of claimed copyright infringement should be emailed to Veooz's Copyright Agent at contact@veooz.com to enable us to take immediate action. To be effective, the complaint must contain the following information:

  • an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright or other intellectual property interest
  • a description of the copyrighted work or other intellectual property that you claim has been infringed
  • a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Service, with enough detail that we may find it on the Service
  • your address, telephone number, and email address
  • a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright or intellectual property owner, its agent, or the law
  • a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright or intellectual property owner or authorized to act on the copyright or intellectual property owner's behalf.

Counter-Notice:

In order to issue a counter-notice to the addresses specified above, the User must make a statement under penalty of perjury, that the information in your counter- notice is accurate and that you are the copyright or intellectual property owner or authorized to act on the copyright or intellectual property owner's behalf.

  • your physical or electronic signature
  • identification of the content that has been removed or to which access has been disabled and the location at which the content appeared before it was removed or disabled
  • a statement that you have a good faith belief that the content was removed or disabled as a result of mistake or a misidentification of the content; and
  • your name, address, telephone number, and e-mail address, a statement that you will accept service of process from the person who provided notification of the alleged infringement.

If a counter-notice is received by the Copyright Agent, Veooz will send a copy of the counter-notice to the original complaining party informing that person that it may replace or remove or block the impugned as may be required. In case the counter-notice does not sufficiently prove the veracity of the user’s ownership over the impugned content and the original complainant persists in seeking a court order against such user the impugned content may be removed or replaced, or blocked, within 14 business days from the receipt of the counter-notice, at our sole discretion.

Third Party Websites

Third Party Websites: The Service may provide, or third parties may provide, links or other access to other sites and resources on the Internet. Veooz has no control over such sites, resources and Veooz is not responsible for and does not endorse such sites and resources. You further acknowledge and agree that Veooz will not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on content, events, goods or services available on or through any such site or resource. Any dealings you have with third parties found while using the Service are between you and the third party, and you agree that Veooz is not liable for any loss or claim that you may have against any such third party.

Social Media Services

To use Veooz Services, you may be required to enable or log in to the Service via certain online thirdparty services, such as Twitter or Facebook ("Social Media Services"). By logging in or directly integrating these Social Media Services into the Service, we are able to provide content that is more aligned to your tastes and interests thereby making your online experiences richer and more accurate. To take advantage of this feature and capabilities, we may ask you to authenticate, register for or log into Social Media Services on the websites of their respective providers (you will provide your login information, like your password, directly to such Social Media Service, and not to Veooz). As part of such integration, Social Media Services will provide us with access to certain information that you have provided to such Social Media Services, and we will use, store and disclose such information in accordance with our Privacy Policy. For more information about the implications of activating these Social Media Services and Veooz's use, storage and disclosure of information related to you and your use of such services within Veooz, please see our Privacy Policy. However, please remember that the manner in which Social Media Services use, store and disclose your information is governed solely by the policies of such Social Media Services and Veooz shall have no liability or responsibility for the breach of any of the security and privacy practices espoused by such policies.

In addition, Veooz is not responsible for the accuracy, availability or reliability of any information, data, content, goods, opinions, advice or statements made available in connection with Social Media Services. As such, Veooz is not liable for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such Social Media Services. The integration or inclusion of such features does not imply an endorsement or recommendation of any particular Social Media Service.

Disclaimer of Warranties

YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. VEOOZ EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.

VEOOZ MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT (I) THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, (II) THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE, (III) THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SERVICE WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE, (IV) THE SERVICE WILL BE FREE OF DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE, OR ILLEGAL MATERIAL OR DEFECTS SUCH AS VIRUSES, MALFUNCTIONS, OR HARMFUL COMPONENTS THAT COULD DAMAGE OR ALLOW UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO THE USER’S COMPUTER, NETWORK, OR ANY MOBILE DEVICE; OR (V) THE QUALITY OF ANY PERKS, PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIAL PURCHASED OR OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS.

VEOOZ IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY PROBLEMS OR TECHNICAL MALFUNCTION CAUSED AS A RESULT OF THE MOBILE INSTRUMENT, COMPUTER ONLINE SYSTEMS, SERVERS, PROVIDERS, COMPUTER EQUIPMENT, SOFTWARE, FAILURE OF COMMUNICATION ON ACCOUNT OF TECHNICAL PROBLEMS, OR TRAFFIC CONGESTION ON THE INTERNET OR AT ANY WEBSITE OR COMBINATION THEREOF, INCLUDING INJURY OR DAMAGE TO USERS OR USER’S INFORMATION RELATED TO OR RESULTING FROM THE SERVICES. THE USERS ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THE QUALITY OF SERVICES SOLELY DEPENDS ON THE QUALITY OF COMPUTER SYSTEMS, NETWORK, EQUIPMENT, BANDWIDTH, SERVERS AND SOFTWARE TOOLS USED BY THE USER (“USER PROPERTY”) TO RECEIVE THE SERVICES AND ACCORDINGLY THE USERS AGREE THAT THE COMPANY SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY ERROR IN THE SERVICES RESULTING FROM FAILURE IN SUCH USER PROPERTY. THE COMPANY WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY FAILURE OR DELAY IN PERFORMING UNDER THESE TERMS WHERE SUCH FAILURE OR DELAY IS DUE TO CAUSES BEYOND REASONABLE CONTROL OF THE COMPANY, INCLUDING NATURAL CATASTROPHES, GOVERNMENTAL ACTS OR OMISSIONS, LAWS OR REGULATIONS, TERRORISM, LABOR STRIKES OR DIFFICULTIES, COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS BREAKDOWNS, HARDWARE OR SOFTWARE FAILURES, TRANSPORTATION STOPPAGES OR SLOWDOWNS, OR THE INABILITY TO PROCURE SUPPLIES OR MATERIALS

Limitation of Liability

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT VEOOZ WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, OR DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF VEOOZ HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, RESULTING FROM: (I) THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE; (II) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY GOODS, DATA, INFORMATION OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED OR MESSAGES RECEIVED OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH OR FROM THE SERVICE; (III) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA; (IV) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SERVICE; (V) DAMAGES CAUSED BY DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE, OR ILLEGAL MATERIAL, (VI) DAMAGES CAUSED BY VIRUSES, MALFUNCTIONS, OR HARMFUL COMPONENTS ACCESSED THROUGH VEOOZ,OR (V) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SERVICE. IN NO EVENT WILL VEOOZ'S TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES OR CAUSES OF ACTION EXCEED THE AMOUNT YOU HAVE PAID VEOOZ IN THE LAST SIX (6) MONTHS, OR, IF GREATER, ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($100).

SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES OR THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. ACCORDINGLY, SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS SET FORTH ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH ANY PORTION OF THE SERVICE OR WITH THESE TERMS OF SERVICE, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USE OF THE SERVICE.

Limitation of Liability

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT VEOOZ WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, OR DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF VEOOZ HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, RESULTING FROM: (I) THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE; (II) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY GOODS, DATA, INFORMATION OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED OR MESSAGES RECEIVED OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH OR FROM THE SERVICE; (III) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA; (IV) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SERVICE; (V) DAMAGES CAUSED BY DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE, OR ILLEGAL MATERIAL, (VI) DAMAGES CAUSED BY VIRUSES, MALFUNCTIONS, OR HARMFUL COMPONENTS ACCESSED THROUGH VEOOZ,OR (V) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SERVICE. IN NO EVENT WILL VEOOZ'S TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES OR CAUSES OF ACTION EXCEED THE AMOUNT YOU HAVE PAID VEOOZ IN THE LAST SIX (6) MONTHS, OR, IF GREATER, ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($100).

SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES OR THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. ACCORDINGLY, SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS SET FORTH ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH ANY PORTION OF THE SERVICE OR WITH THESE TERMS OF SERVICE, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USE OF THE SERVICE.

Indemnification

The user understands and acknowledges that if anyone brings a claim against Veooz relating to any user/ any third party’s actions, content or information on NewsPlus, it shall indemnify and hold Veooz harmless from and against all damages, losses, and expenses of any kind, including reasonable legal fees and costs, related to such claim. Veooz does not control or direct users’ actions on NewsPlus and is not responsible for the User Content or information uploaded by the users. Veooz is also not responsible for any offensive, inappropriate, obscene, unlawful or otherwise objectionable content or information a user may encounter on NewsPlus. Veooz is not responsible for the conduct, whether online or offline, of any user

Termination

Your access to the NewsPlus mobile application may be terminated if you voluntarily uninstall the mobile application from your device; or, you do not pay the requisite fee, if any, should Veooz charge for use of the Services. You further agree that Veooz, in its sole discretion, may suspend, block or terminate your account or access (or any part thereof) or use of the Service and remove and discard your account information or any content within the Service, for any reason, including, without limitation, for lack of use or if Veooz believes that you have violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of these Terms of Service. Any suspected fraudulent, abusive or illegal activity that may be grounds for termination of your use of Service may be referred to appropriate law enforcement authorities. Veooz may also in its sole discretion and at any time discontinue providing the Service, or any part thereof, with or without notice. You agree that any termination of your access to the Service under any provision of this Terms of Service may be effected without prior notice, and acknowledge and agree that Veooz may immediately deactivate or delete your account and all related information and files in your account and/or bar any further access to such files or the Service. Further, you agree that Veooz will not be liable to you or any third party for any termination of your access to the Service.

User Disputes

You agree that you are solely responsible for your interactions with any other user in connection with the Service, and Veooz will have no liability or responsibility with respect thereto. Veooz reserves the right, but has no obligation, to become involved in any way with disputes between you and any other user of the Service

These Terms of Service shall be governed by and interpreted and construed in accordance with the laws of Republic of India. You will resolve any claim, cause of action or dispute or claim arising out of or relating to these Terms exclusively in the courts in Hyderabad, Telangana.

If anyone brings a claim against Veooz related to your actions, User Content, comments or information on Veooz, you will indemnify and hold Veooz harmless from and against all damages, losses, and expenses of any kind, including reasonable legal fees and costs, related to such claim. Veooz shall also have the right to hold you or such other person liable for the damages, losses and expenses which Veooz may incur and initiate proceedings in any appropriate courts or other forums for the material breach of these Terms of Service by you. Although Veooz provides rules for your conduct, Veooz does not control or direct your actions on the Site or the mobile application and is not responsible for the User Content you transmit or share on or use on the Site or the mobile application or for any of your actions using the Services. Veooz is not responsible for any offensive, inappropriate, obscene, unlawful or otherwise objectionable User Content you may encounter while using the Services. Veooz is not responsible for the conduct, whether online or offline, of you.

General

These Terms of Service, along with the Veooz Content Policy, constitute the entire agreement between you and Veooz and govern your use of the Service, superseding any prior agreements between you and Veooz with respect to the Service. You also may be subject to additional terms and conditions that may apply when you use affiliate or third-party services, third party content or third-party software (including without limitation Social Media Services). You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of the Service or these Terms of Service must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred. A printed version of this agreement and of any notice given in electronic form will be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. Notices to you may be made via either email or regular mail as specified above. The Service may also provide notices to you of changes to these Terms of Service or other matters by displaying notices or links to notices generally on the Service.

For any questions about this Terms of Use

Please contact us at contact@veooz.com or Veooz, Veooz Labs (P) Ltd., Hyderabad