Terms of Service

TERMS OF SERVICE

This document outlines what constitutes acceptable use of the VirtualBand.net web site, it's associated web services, and server infrastructure. It also covers our content moderation policy and what you can expect regarding performance and availability.

In General
By accessing and using this Website and the products and search services available through this Web site (collectively, the Services) are subject to the following terms, conditions and notices. The use of the services means you are agreeing to all of these terms, conditions and notices without any modification done by you. This web site contains links to Web sites, Web pages and services also operated by its affiliates (the “VirtualBand.net Sites”), and your use of the site is also subject to terms of use, if any, contained within the website. Please familiarize yourself with the terms of use applicable to website.


Access
This web site is intended to be accessed via standard web browser software such as the ones present on our Compatible Browsers section, and similar products via direct interaction by a human. With the exception of publicly accessible RSS feeds provided in XML format, the web site and its associated files are not meant to be accessed via any automated means such as by scripts or bots or automated applications.

Be aware that if you utilize an automated means of accessing or downloading this web site, in whole or in part, your access to the site may be prevented, terminated, delayed, or slowed either temporarily or permanently, especially if you attempt to download too many large files simultaneously. This is necessary in order to protect the user-experience of the web site for those who access it in the manner envisioned by it's authors.
Please understand that automated access to the site, via scripts, bots, or other similar means can have the effect of seriously degrading the performance of the web site or incurring significant additional costs to its operators without sufficient revenue generated to cover those costs. Keep in mind, that even minor infractions against this policy can have a large negative effect when combined with similar actions by other users.
We ask that you respect the above guidelines so that we may continue to offer the web site as a free resource to the world. We prefer to use our resources, both human and financial, to improve and expand the features and content of the web site. Your cooperation is essential.


User-submitted Content
VirtualBand.net is a community supported web site, relying on its user community for the bulk of its primary content. Currently we accept content submissions in the form of desktop wallpapers. In order to maintain the quality of our content offerings, only a subset of submissions are selected to be published to publicly accessible portions of the web site.
Some of VirtualBand.net's content may be commented on publicly, with user-submitted text appearing directly on the site, associated with the appropriate content. It is the intention of the operators and architects of this site that the commenting feature be used only for constructive feedback and other discussions directly related to the content in question. It is not to be used for personal insults, explicit or implied, off-topic discussions, racially or culturally insensitive material, sexual content, or other material not suited for a family audience including small children. Additionally, we ask that personally identifiable information not be posted to the web site, regardless of whether it pertains to yourself or another individual. Children under the age of 13 shall only post comments or other content under the supervision of a parent, guardian, or other responsible adult.
We reserve the right to moderate the content posted on VirtualBand.net, both during and after the submission process. The moderators may delete or edit content at any time, manually or via automated means including the use of user-generated data to determine what is and is not acceptable to our audience. Moderation criteria may vary over time.
We dont accept Adult content on our blog.

Personal and Commercial Use
You may not modify, reformat, copy, display, distribute, transmit, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer or sell any information, products or services obtained from the Services, except as permitted by these Terms of Use or under applicable laws. This restriction means, among other things, that you may not mirror on your own Web site, the home page or results pages of this Web site.

Disclaimer of Warranties
The Service is a free service offered by VirtualBand.net
This Web site links to other sites with whom VirtualBand.net has no relationship. We make no representations or have any liability with respect to these other sites.
The services and all information, products and other content (including third party information, products and content) included in or accessible from this web site, is provided on “as is” basis and are subject change at any time without notice to you. To the fullest extent permitted by law, VirtualBand.net excludes any representations, warranties, or conditions, express or implied, statutory or otherwise, including but not limited to the warranties of condition, quality, merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement of proprietary rights) as to the services and all information, products and other content (including third party information, products and content) included in or accessible from this web site.

Liability Disclaimer
VirtualBand.net, its owners, employees, contractors, and partners shall not be held legally liable or financially responsible for any loss, damage, or injury incurred as a result of the use or existence of VirtualBand.net, its associated sites, content, services or infrastructure.
You may link to our site for non commercial purposes. For commercial purposes, please contact VirtualBand.net for information on using our technology.
If you have any concerns about the web site, feel free to Contact us

PRIVACY POLICIES

The owners and operators of VirtualBand.net take your online privacy seriously. This document outlines the types of information collected by our servers and provides links to the privacy policies of our third-party advertising partners.

User Accounts
Membership is an optional part of the VirtualBand.net web site. No user account is required in order to browse or download the content we provide. However, creating an account enables extra features such as (but not limited to) the ability to submit content, create a list of your own wallpapers, or post comments.
By creating an account, you are volunteering certain information about yourself that will be stored on our servers. This data includes at a minimum a user name, password, and valid email address. Additional information may optionally be added by you to your account profile. Your profile information is public and may appear on our web site, with the exception of your email address and password.

Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.

Personally Identified Data
We strongly discourage users from entering their full name, phone number, physical address, or other sensitive information in user profiles, comments, or other areas of the site. Furthermore, we request that minors and any individuals with limited decision making ability not create an account on this site without the approval and supervision of a guardian. We make a reasonable attempt to monitor for cases where users post personally identifiable information about other individuals to public portions of the web site and remove the offending material.

Server Logs
Like most web sites, VirtualBand.net logs web-, database-, and other server-software usage and access information. This information may include your internet protocol (IP) address, which in many cases can be translated to an affiliation (such as your work, school, or internet service provider), or a geographical location. We only use this information for debugging purposes and for aggregating into anonymous usage and traffic statistics.

Cookies
While browsing VirtualBand.net, a small number of text files referred to as "cookies" may be created on your local file system by your web browser at the request of our servers. These files allow us to personalize the browsing experience for both registered and non-registered users. You are free to delete them at any time, or configure your browser not to create them. However, we do not promise that every feature of VirtualBand.net will function as expected without cookies enabled.

Third-Party Advertisers
In order to cover the costs of providing VirtualBand.net as a free resource to the public, we have relationships with many third-party advertising networks. The practices of our advertising partners are not directly covered by VirtualBand.net's privacy policy. We recommend that you read their policies. For your convenience we provide a list our advertising partners below. Unfortunately we cannot guarantee it is always comprehensive and up to date.

Google Adsense:
We present you the following information about Google and the DoubleClick DART cookie
Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on your site
Google's use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to your users based on their visit to your sites and other sites on the Internet
Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy

Tribal Fusion:
Tribal Fusion cookies do NOT collect personally identifiable information.

Sharing/Selling of Data
VirtualBand.net does not share or sell personally identifiable data to third parties such as spammers or direct marketers. We respect your privacy.

Account Cancellation
Upon request, your VirtualBand.net account can be cancelled. Your user profile will no longer appear on the web site and your submissions will no longer be listed publicly for download. Any comments you have posted will still appear and include your user name, but will not be linked to your profile. After cancellation, you will be not be available for log-in.

Data Retention
The data submitted to and generated by this web site may be copied to additional machines for redundancy and backup purposes.

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