Terms and Conditions

Published June 23, 2009
Last Revision January 30, 2012

The following terms and conditions may be modified or updated at any time; they are applicable only after the latest revision date. Mediasoft Technologies, Inc., providing the service Pixel & Ink (hereinafter Pixel & Ink), reserves the right to update these revisions without notice and to remove, change or update any and all content of this site at will.

You understand and agree to the following when using Pixel & Ink. If you do not agree with these terms and conditions, do not use this website.

Content Submission to Pixel & Ink

We welcome your content submissions and comments (please see our comment policy below). By submitting information to Pixel & Ink, all contributors (including those posting comments) hold full responsibility for their own material. When you post content and imagery, you claim–and we assume–that you are the sole owner copyright holder of the material posted or have permission from the copyright holder to post the material. You are solely liable and responsible for any and all damages that arise from infringement of copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights that results from posting, uploading or submission of any content to Pixel & Ink.

Comment Policy

Our community is meant to be a welcoming environment for the courteous and polite sharing of information and ideas. The following guidelines apply to all comments posted on Pixel & Ink:

  • Posts that attack, insult, or harass any of our contributors or our reader community are absolutely not allowed.
  • Polite disagreements are allowed. Impolite, mean-spirited, defamatory, racist, threatening, or profane posts are not.
  • Vendors may not post content that directly promotes their services. Provide information, not advertisements.
  • We maintain the right to remove any comments as we deem necessary, including those that violate this policy.
General Rules and Regulations

The purpose of Pixel & Ink is to inform, inspire and entertain. You should assume that all material you find on this site is the sole property of Pixel & Ink. You may not publish, display, reproduce, download, modify, distribute, re-post, sell, rent, lease or make commercial use–directly or indirectly–of any of on the content posted on Pixel & Ink without the prior written permission of Pixel & Ink. However, you are granted permission to electronically copy information from this website for non-commercial personal use if you include copyright notice for each item that you use, as well as a credit and link to this website such as the following:
{ content provided by <a href=”http://www.pixelandinkblog.com”>Pixel & Ink</a> }

You assume all responsibility for using this service. Pixel & Ink is in no way responsible for any damages or loss of property occurring during or because of your use of this service. Pixel & Ink does not in any way guarantee that the accuracy or reliability of information available on this service. No guarante is made that this service will be available at any given time. No guarantee is made that this service is free of viruses or other harmful software components. Pixel & Ink, its employees and its officers will not be held liable under any circumstances for any damages or loss of profit that result from or are directly or indirectly affected by your use of this service or reliance on the information this service provides. Pixel & Ink may post certain information on third party vendors and other businesses, but we do not guarantee the accuracy in any way of the materials, services, or prices related to these third parties, nor are we affiliated with these third-parties. Pixel & Ink is not responsible in any way for any materials, services, or prices related to these third parties. While we may post links to these third parties, you are subject to the terms and conditions provided by these third parties if you link to these services from Pixel & Ink.

Copyrights and Trademarks

Pixel & Ink and all content provided herein are copyright © Pixel & Ink, a subsidiary of Mediasoft Technologies, Inc. All rights are reserved. All other trademarks and copyrights are the property of their respective holders.

All images and content provided on this service are the sole property of Pixel & Ink and is subject to US and international copyright laws.

NOTE: If you believe that any content or imagery provided on this service constitute an infringement of copyright, please contact us immediately using the Contact Us link in the top menu. Include all relevant information pertaining to your claim as set forth in the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 (DMCA), including:

  • An electronic or physical signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner
  • Identification of the copyrighted work that you claim is being infringed
  • Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing and where it is located on the Pixel & Ink
  • Your contact information, such as your address, telephone number, and/or e-mail address
  • A statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or law
  • A statement, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information is accurate, and that you are the copyright owner or are authorized to act on behalf of the owner
Jurisdiction and Controlling Law

You agree that California law (without giving effect to its conflicts of law principles) will govern this Agreement and that any dispute arising out of or relating to this agreement will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the federal and state courts of Santa Clara County, California. You acknowledge and agree that any violation of this agreement may cause Pixel & Ink irreparable harm, and therefore agree that Pixel & Ink will be entitled to seek extraordinary relief in court, including but not limited to temporary restraining orders, preliminary injunctions and permanent injunctions without the necessity of posting a bond or other security, in addition to and without prejudice to any other rights or remedies that Pixel & Ink may have for a breach of this agreement.