|Weather bug pop-up||filtersweep|
Sep 25, 2003 1:02 PM
|I don't want to annoy the sponsors, but you all know that the weather bug contains SPYWARE, right? I think it is a Gator "product."
Just making sure...
Nothing is really free.
Sep 25, 2003 1:12 PM
|It is evil. Our network guys absolutely despise weatherbug. Lots of spyware associated with Weatherbug. Nasty. Get your weather off something else.
|re: Weather bug pop-up||african|
Sep 25, 2003 3:26 PM
|I had the weather bug a while back and I got sick of it, now I get these gator pop ups that I just can not get rid of. I block all other pop ups but that gator thing makes me friggen mad.|
|lavasoft ad-aware 6||filtersweep|
Sep 25, 2003 4:30 PM
|download lavasoft ad-aware 6 from download.com and it will rid you of this pestilence- it gets rid of all the gator nonsense.|
|lavasoft ad-aware 6||thisendup|
Sep 25, 2003 6:40 PM
|I run Ad-aware on all three of my machines and absolutely swear by it. It is a shareware product from Lavasoft, who also makes some good software to purchase. Also run Free Surfer pop-up blocker, another share ware of very high quality.|
|Spybot Search & Destroy||lemmy999|
Sep 26, 2003 4:26 AM
|I had some things that Ad-Aware just wouldn't get rid of. I found this program and it got rid of everything else. I actually use both.|
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10. ADVERTISING. The Software is provided for your use, as described above, free of charge, and is supported by advertising revenue. Separate, "ad-free" versions of the Software are available for download by accredited schools for use on in-school computers and by all users by subscribing to WeatherBug Pro. The School WeatherBugT will be
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11. WEATHERBUG PRO subscription services (terms and conditions below) are free of banner, wrap, and pop up advertisements and include enhanced and customizable features that the advertising-based version does not include.
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|*Allow up to 24 hours after the subscription process is completed for WeatherBug Pro subscription services to become available.
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|13. MISCELLANEOUS. This Agreement represents the complete agreement concerning the subject matter hereto. If any provision of this Agreement is held to be unenforceable, such provision shall be reformed only to the extent necessary to make it enforceable. This Agreement shall be governed by Maryland law (except for conflict of law provisions). The
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|3. Other Restrictions
You may not rent, lend, assign, lease or sublicense any Application, or use any Application for the benefit of any third party through any outsourcing or time sharing arrangement or through the operation of any service bureau, but you may transfer your rights under this Agreement on a permanent basis provided (i) you transfer all copies of any of our Applications you may possess and of this Agreement (including the Privacy Notice); and (ii) the recipient agrees to be bound by this Agreement including the Privacy Notice. Any transfer must include the most recent product upgrade. When you transfer an Application, you must remove all remaining copies of the Application from your computer and destroy any other copies, whether true or modified, in your possession.
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|We are not responsible for any content such as audio, video, text or any other, files owned by users of our Applications. All of our Applications are exposed to various security issues, and should be regarded as unsecured. By accepting this Agreement, you indicate that you understand, acknowledge and agree that by using our Applications, you may be subject to various risks, including the exposure of data you have downloaded or have offered to share, and that you accept all such risk as solely your risk and responsibility.
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You understand, acknowledge and agree that installation of an Application permits the downloading to your computer by My Search of software which allows us to update the Application, and that such updates may occur without notice to you, unless the terms of this Agreement change in a material way. You agree to accept all such updates and agree that they are and shall be governed by this Agreement unless superceded by a successor agreement as described below.
You further understand, acknowledge and agree that in consideration of the Applications, services and information provided to you by My Search, and in order to make our services functional and robust, the Application may communicate with our servers. The Application does not monitor or report back to My Search with information about where you are traveling or what you do on any web sites. The Application communicates only in connection with verifying and updating your settings (which may be adjusted from the My Search website) or in connection with updates. You hereby consent to such communications and our use of such information. If you wish to withdraw your consent to our gathering and use of such data and information, uninstall our applications.
7. Your Obligations
You represent and warrant that you are either the owner or an authorized user of the computer where our Application is installed. You agree, with respect to all other users of your computer, to (i) provide a copy of this Agreement; and (ii) obtain their consent to this Agreement before allowing them to use the computer to access the Internet. You agree to provide and to maintain fully accurate, complete and current information related to your registration for the Applications and our services and information that may be required in the course of your use of our services. If My Search has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is inaccurate, not current or not complete, My Search has the right to suspend or terminate your account, deny any or all use of the Applications or our services, and pursue any approp
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|7. Your Obligations
You represent and warrant that you are either the owner or an authorized user of the computer where our Application is installed. You agree, with respect to all other users of your computer, to (i) provide a copy of this Agreement; and (ii) obtain their consent to this Agreement before allowing them to use the computer to access the Internet. You agree to provide and to maintain fully accurate, complete and current information related to your registration for the Applications and our services and information that may be required in the course of your use of our services. If My Search has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is inaccurate, not current or not complete, My Search has the right to suspend or terminate your account, deny any or all use of the Applications or our services, and pursue any appropriate legal remedies. You agree that we shall have the right to use the information you provide to us for the purposes described in this Agreement and in furtherance of your use of our services. You may use our services only for lawful purposes. The services described herein are subject to, and you agree that you shall at all times comply with, all local, state, national, and international laws, statutes, rules, regulations, ordinances and the like applicable to use of the My Search services and Applications. You agree not to use the My Search services and Applications to conduct any business or activity or solicit the performance of any activity, which is prohibited by law, or any contractual provision by which you are bound.
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In order to access certain services or use certain features of our Applications, you may be required to pay fees and/or accept additional terms and conditions and/or you may be provided you with a number, code or other sequence that provides access to certain restricted services (the "ID") and to your account (the "Password"). You are the sole and exclusive owner of any Password and ID combination issued or chosen by to you. Maintaining the confidentiality and security of your Password(s) and ID(s) is solely your responsibility. You are fully responsible for the use and protection of each Password and ID issued to or chosen by you and for all transactions undertaken by means of any account opened, held, accessed or used via such Password and ID. You shall notify us immediately and confirm in writing any unauthorized use of accounts or any breach of security, including without limitation any loss, theft or unauthorized use of your Password(s), and/or ID(s) or any related account. If we have reasonable grounds to suspect that the security of your Password and/or ID has been compromised, we have the right to suspend or terminate your account, refuse any and all current or future use of the services, and pursue any appropriate legal remedies. We shall not be responsible for any losses incurred in connection with any misuse of any Password or ID.
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|9. Electronic Signatures and Agreements
You acknowledge and agree that by clicking on the button labeled "SUBMIT", "DOWNLOAD", "I ACCEPT" or such similar links as may be designated by My Search to download the software to accept the terms and conditions of this Agreement, you are submitting a legally binding electronic signature and are entering into a legally binding contract. You acknowledge that your electronic submissions constitute your agreement and intent to be bound by this Agreement. Pursuant to any applicable statutes, regulations, rules, ordinances or other laws, including without limitation the United States Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act, P.L. 106-229 (the "E-Sign Act") or other similar statutes, YOU HEREBY AGREE TO THE USE OF ELECTRONIC SIGNATURES, CONTRACTS, ORDERS AND OTHER RECORDS AND TO ELECTRONIC DELIVERY OF NOTICES, POLICIES AND RECORDS OF TRANSACTIONS INITIATED OR COMPLETED THROUGH THE SERVICES. Further, you hereby waive any rights or requirements under any statutes, regulations, rules, ordinances or other laws in any jurisdiction which require an original signature or delivery or retention of non-electronic records, or to payments or the granting of credits by other than electronic means.
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YOU ACCESS AND USE OUR APPLICATIONS AND SERVICES AND ANY CONTENT AVAILABLE THROUGH OUR SERVICES OR ON OUR WEBSITE AT YOUR SOLE RISK. WE PROVIDE THE APPLICATIONS AND THE CONTENT ON AN "AS IS," AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, CUSTOM, TRADE, QUIET ENJOYMENT, ACCURACY OF INFORMATIONAL CONTENT, SYSTEM INTEGRATION OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. WE MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES CONCERNING THE SERVICES PROVIDED BY THIRD PARTIES ACCESSIBLE ON OR THROUGH OUR APPLICATIONS OR SERVICES. NEITHER WE NOR OUR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AFFILIATES, AGENTS, CONTRACTORS, THIRD PARTY VENDORS, FACILITIES, INFORMATION PROVIDERS, LICENSORS, NOR ANY EXCHANGES, CLEARING ORGANIZATIONS OR OTHER SUPPLIERS PROVIDING DATA, INFORMATION, OR SERVICES (EACH A "PROVIDER") MAKE ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY: (A) AS TO THE TIMELINESS, SEQUENCE, ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, RELIABILITY OR CONTENT OF THE APPLICATIONS OR THE SERVICES OR ANY INFORMATION, SERVICE OR TRANSACTION PROVIDED THEREBY, OR (B) THAT THE APPLICATIONS OR THE SERVICES WILL BE AVAILABLE OR WILL OPERATE IN AN UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE MANNER, OR (C) THAT ERRORS OR DEFECTS RELATED TO THE APPLICATIONS OR THE SERVICES WILL BE CORRECTED. WE ALSO DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE APPLICATIONS OR THE SERVICES OR THE INFORMATION AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SERVICES, IS APPROPRIATE, ACCURATE OR AVAILABLE FOR USE IN ANY PARTICULAR JURISDICTION. WE MAKE NO WARRANTY THAT (i) WE CAN IDENTIFY ANY IDENTITY THEFT, (ii) THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS OBTAINED OR PURCHASED THROUGH THE USE OF OUR APPLICATIONS WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS; OR (iii) ANY ERRORS IN OUR APPLICATIONS OR MATERIALS WILL BE CORRECTED. THIS DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY CONSTITUTES AN ESSENTIAL PART OF THIS AGREEMENT.
The above exclusions may not apply in jurisdictions that do not allow the exclusion of certain implied warranties.
You may terminate this Agreement at any time by uninstalling and destroying all copies of our Applications in your possession or control. We may terminate this Agreement, disable Applications or cease providing any service at any time in our sole discretion.
12. Limitation of Liability
YOU EXPRESSLY ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT IN NO EVENT WILL MY SEARCH, ITS PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES, OR AFFILIATES OR THEIR EMPLOYEES, DISTRIBUTORS, SUPPLIERS, MERCHANT PARTNERS, ADVERTISERS, DIRECTORS OR AGENTS (EACH A "PROTECTED PARTY, COLLECTIVELY "PROTECTED PARTIES") BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES OR OT
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|12. Limitation of Liability
YOU EXPRESSLY ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT IN NO EVENT WILL MY SEARCH, ITS PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES, OR AFFILIATES OR THEIR EMPLOYEES, DISTRIBUTORS, SUPPLIERS, MERCHANT PARTNERS, ADVERTISERS, DIRECTORS OR AGENTS (EACH A "PROTECTED PARTY, COLLECTIVELY "PROTECTED PARTIES") BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES OR OTHER RELIEF ARISING OUT OF, OR RELATED TO, THIS AGREEMENT OR TO YOUR USE OR INABILITY TO USE ANY OR ALL OF THE APPLICATIONS OR SERVICES INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOST PROFITS, LOST BUSINESS OR LOST OPPORTUNITY, GOODWILL, OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF MY SEARCH HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES). TO THE EXTENT THE FOREGOING LIMITATION OF LIABILITY IS, FOR ANY REASON, HELD TO BE INAPPLICABLE OR UNENFORCEABLE IN WHOLE OR IN PART, THEN MY SEARCH'S AGGREGATE LIABILITY, FOR ANY REASON AND FOR ANY CAUSE OF ACTION AND ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THE SERVICES OR THIS AGREEMENT SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE LESSER OF DAMAGES ACTUALLY INCURRED OR THE AVERAGE REVENUE RECEIVED BY MY SEARCH PER USER OF MY SEARCH SOFTWARE PRODUCTS PER MONTH AS CALCULATED BY MY SEARCH BASED ON THE USE OF SUCH PRODUCTS (AND NOT OTHER PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OFFERED BY MY SEARCH) MULTIPLIED BY THE NUMBER OF COMPLETE MONTHS YOU HAVE BEEN AN APPLICATION USER THE PROTECTED PARTIES ASSUME NO LIABILITY HEREUNDER FOR, AND SHALL HAVE NO OBLIGATION TO DEFEND YOU OR TO PAY COSTS, DAMAGES OR ATTORNEYS' FEES FOR, ANY CLAIM BASED UPON: (I) ANY METHOD OR PROCESS IN WHICH OUR APPLICATION MAY BE USED BY YOU; (II) ANY RESULTS OF USING OUR APPLICATION; (III) ANY USE OF OTHER THAN A CURRENT UNALTERED RELEASE OF ONE OF OUR APPLICATIONS; OR (IV) THE COMBINATION, OPERATION OR USE OF ANY OF OUR APPLICATION(S) WITH THIRD PARTY PROGRAMS OR DATA.
Because some states or jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or the limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, in such states or jurisdictions, our liability shall be limited to the extent permitted by law. if YOU ARE a COMPANY DOING BUSINESS IN CALIFORNIA, YOU HEREBY waive California Civil Code §1542, which says: "A general release does not extend to claims which the creditor does not know or suspect to exist in his favor at the time of executing the release, which if known by him must have materially affected his settlement with the debtor."
13. Export Controls
The Applications and the underlying information and technology may not be downloaded or otherwise exported or re-exported (i) into (or to a national or resident of) Afghanistan, Cuba, Iraq, Libya, Yugoslavia, North Korea, Iran, Syria or any other country to which the U.S. has embargoed goods; or (ii) to anyone on the U.S. Treasury Department's list of Specially Designated Nationals or the U.S. Commerce Department's Table of Deny Orders. By downloading or using our Applications, you agreeing to the foregoing and you represent and warrant that you are not located in, under the control of, or a national or resident of any such country or on any such list, and that you will otherwise comply with all applicable export control laws.
14. Notice to Government End Users
Any Applications, software and documentation hereunder downloaded or otherwise installed for or on behalf of the United States of America, its agencies and/or instrumentalities ("U.S. Government"), is provided with Restricted Rights as "Commercial Items," as that term is defined at 48 C.F.R. §2.101, consisting of "Commercial Computer Software" and "Commercial Computer Software Documentation," as such terms are used in 48 C.F.R. §12.212 or 48 C.F.R. §227.7202, as applicable. Pursuant to Federal Acquisition Regulation 12.212 (48 C.F.R. § 12.212), the U.S. Government shall have only those rights specified in the license contained herein. The U.S. Government shall not be entitled to (i) technical information that is not customarily provi
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|14. Notice to Government End Users
Any Applications, software and documentation hereunder downloaded or otherwise installed for or on behalf of the United States of America, its agencies and/or instrumentalities ("U.S. Government"), is provided with Restricted Rights as "Commercial Items," as that term is defined at 48 C.F.R. §2.101, consisting of "Commercial Computer Software" and "Commercial Computer Software Documentation," as such terms are used in 48 C.F.R. §12.212 or 48 C.F.R. §227.7202, as applicable. Pursuant to Federal Acquisition Regulation 12.212 (48 C.F.R. § 12.212), the U.S. Government shall have only those rights specified in the license contained herein. The U.S. Government shall not be entitled to (i) technical information that is not customarily provided to the public or to (ii) use, modify, reproduce, release, perform, display, or disclose commercial computer software or commercial computer software documentation except as specified herein. Use, duplication, or disclosure by the U.S. Government is subject to restrictions as set forth in subparagraph (c)(1)(ii) of the Rights in Technical Data and Computer Software clause at DFARS 252.227-7013 or subparagraphs (c)(1) and (2) of the Commercial Computer Software - Restricted Rights at 48 C.F.R. 52.227-19, as applicable.
15. Applicable Law
Any claim or controversy arising out of or related to this Agreement, or the products or services we provide or distribute shall be settled by individual binding arbitration in accordance with the rules of the American Arbitration Association then effective. Any such claim or controversy shall be arbitrated on an individual basis and shall not be consolidated with a claim of any other party. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will you be permitted to obtain awards for, and you hereby waive all rights to claim punitive, incidental or consequential damages, and you further waive all rights to have damages multiplied or increased. This shall not preclude us from seeking any injunctive relief for protection of our Intellectual Property Rights. The arbitration shall take place in Irvington, New York or such other location as the parties may mutually agree. The arbitrator(s) shall issue a reasoned award, and any judgment on the award rendered by the arbitrator(s) may be entered in any court of competent jurisdiction. The arbitrator(s) will each be a natural person who has never been employed (either as an employee or as an independent consultant) by either of the parties, or any parent, subsidiary or affiliate thereof, and will be generally familiar with the business of the parties. The arbitrator(s) may upon request exclude from use in the arbitration proceeding any evidence not made available to the other party pursuant to a p
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Any claim or controversy arising out of or related to this Agreement, or the products or services we provide or distribute shall be settled by individual binding arbitration in accordance with the rules of the American Arbitration Association then effective. Any such claim or controversy shall be arbitrated on an individual basis and shall not be consolidated with a claim of any other party. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will you be permitted to obtain awards for, and you hereby waive all rights to claim punitive, incidental or consequential damages, and you further waive all rights to have damages multiplied or increased. This shall not preclude us from seeking any injunctive relief for protection of our Intellectual Property Rights. The arbitration shall take place in Irvington, New York or such other location as the parties may mutually agree. The arbitrator(s) shall issue a reasoned award, and any judgment on the award rendered by the arbitrator(s) may be entered in any court of competent jurisdiction. The arbitrator(s) will each be a natural person who has never been employed (either as an employee or as an independent consultant) by either of the parties, or any parent, subsidiary or affiliate thereof, and will be generally familiar with the business of the parties. The arbitrator(s) may upon request exclude from use in the arbitration proceeding any evidence not made available to the other party pursuant to a proper discovery request. The cost of the arbitration will be borne equally by the parties pending the award. The parties, their representatives, other participants, the arbitrator(s) and the administrator(s) of the arbitration will hold in confidence the existence, content and outcome of the arbitration. The parties understand that: (i) arbitration is final and binding on the parties; (ii) the parties are waiving their right to seek remedies in court, including the right to a jury trial; (iii) pre-arbitration discovery is generally more limited than and different from court procedures; and (iv) any party's right to appeal or to seek modification of rulings by the arbitrators is strictly limited.
17. Successor Agreements
The terms of this Agreement may change from time to time. You should check back at the website regularly to determine if any material changes have been made. We will prominently post material changes on the My Search website at least 14 days prior to the effective date of the change and will also attempt to provide you with an on-line notice informing you when such material changes have been made to this Agreement, which notice shall contain an active link that you can use to view a web page containing or linking to the revised Agreement.
You agree that your continued use of any Application or our services after the effective date of any change will constitute your affirmative consent to this revised Agreement. If you do not accept such revisions, you must affirmatively indicate to us by e-mail to My SearchSoftwareProducts@help.Mysearch.com that you do not accept the successor Agreement and remove all of our Applications from your computer and cease all access to and use of our services hereunder. Failure to remove our Applications from your computer will be deemed an acceptance of the terms of the most current Agreement.
18. Order of Precedence
This Agreement and any accepted successor Agreement governs your use of our Applications and our services as described herein. To the extent that any provision of this Agreement, or any supplemental agreement offered as any part of any registration for additional Applications or services, conflicts with any provision of other agreements between you and My Search or any of its related or affiliated entities, the terms of the then-current Agreement, shall, as to the specific subject matter of this Agreement, take precedence over the conflicting term(s) of that other agreement
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Without limiting the foregoing, My Search Software Products and My Search's Services are not intended for use by or availability to persons under the age of 13. IF YOU ARE UNDER 13 YEARS OF AGE, YOU MAY NOT DOWNLOAD, INSTALL OR USE ANY MY SEARCH SOFTWARE PRODUCT OR APPLICATION AND YOU MAY NOT ACCESS THE SERVICES.
EFFECTIVE DATE: December 4, 2002.