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TERMS AND CONDITION OF USE

PRIVACY POLICY

DISCLAIMER




TERMS AND CONDITION OF USE


SimilarPages (hereinafter “SimilarPages” or “we”), is a company providing a service to easily find and access hundreds of third parties’ websites having similar content to the one you are visiting (hereinafter the “Service”). In order to use the Service you need to download our browser extension working as web discovery tool (hereinafter “SimilarPages Add-on”) or query directly the website www.similarpages.com.


1. Scope

These terms and conditions (hereinafter “Terms of Use”) shall apply to the use of the Service through which you may: i) download the SimilarPages Add-on; ii) use the SimilarPages Add-on to identify similar websites; iii) access to the identified websites; iv) modify the list of similar websites (i.e. deleting one or more results, changing the order in which the results are displayed); v) save the list of the results of the search.

The Service can be used only by persons of legal age, with the exception of any person barred from entering into a contract according to the laws of the Country which you are citizen of.

By downloading SimilarPages Add-on, you accept and are bound to these Terms of Use and undertake to comply with all the applicable laws and regulations.


2. License of use

SimilarPages hereby grants you a personal, limited, revocable, non-exclusive, non-transferable, royalty-free license to use the SimilarPages Add-on for personal and private purposes only, in accordance with these Terms of Use (hereinafter the “Licence”).

You are not allowed to:

-Copy SimilarPages Add-on except for creating one copy solely for backup or archival purposes;

-Modify, adapt, translate or create derivative works based upon the SimilarPages Add-on or any part thereof, except and only to the extent the foregoing restrictions are expressly allowed by applicable law; 

-Carry out any reverse engineer operation, decompile, disassemble or otherwise attempt to discover the source code of the SimilarPages Add-on or any part thereof;

-Rent, lease, loan, sell, sublicense, distribute or otherwise transfer the SimilarPages Add-on and its contents;

-Remove, circumvent, disable, damage or otherwise interfere with security-related features of the SimilarPages Add-on and associated services, features that prevent or restrict use or copying of any content accessible through the Service, or features that enforce limitations on the use of the Service.


This License does not include the right to obtain any update, upgrade or any support or technical assistance related to the SimilarPages Add-on. Should SimilarPages make available updates or upgrades of the SimilarPages Add-on, if any, the use of such updates and/or upgrades will be subject to these Terms of Use or to such other terms and conditions as you will be asked to accept prior to SimilarPages providing you with the update and/or upgrade.


3. General restrictions

The use the Service for any purposes other than to find and access hundreds of third parties’ websites having similar content to the one you are visiting, as well as its use for any illegal purpose, or in violation of any local, state, national, or international law, including, without limitation, laws governing intellectual property and other proprietary rights, data protection and privacy, is forbidden.


4. Hyperlinks, other contents and third parties’ websites

The use of the Service is strictly at your own risk. In particular, the websites reached using the Service are not under the control of SimilarPages and SimilarPages accepts no liability for the quality, content, nature, services, functionality or reliability of such websites or other materials accessible from, or through, websites reached through the Service. Your use of those third parties’ websites is subject to the terms of use and privacy policies of each site. You should contact the site administrator or webmaster for those third parties’ websites if you have any concern regarding the relevant content. Therefore, the inclusion of any link does not imply affiliation, endorsement, or adoption by SimilarPages of the linked websites or any information contained therein, including any advertising, products or other materials on, or available from, such websites or resources.


5. WARRANTY DISCLAIMER

THE SERVICE AND ANY CONTENT PROVIDED THEREIN, INCLUDING THE SIMILARPAGES ADD-ON, ARE PROVIDED “AS IS”, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED.

IN PARTICULAR, SIMILARPAGES DISCLAIMS, AND YOU HEREBY WAIVE, ALL OTHER WARRANTIES, DUTIES AND CONDITIONS, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY (IF ANY) WARRANTIES, DUTIES OR CONDITIONS OF NON-INFRINGEMENT, OF SATISFACTORY QUALITY, OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OF RELIABILITY OR AVAILABILITY, OF ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF RESPONSES, OF RESULTS, OF WORKMANLIKE EFFORT, OF LACK OF VIRUSES, OF ERROR-FREE AND OF REASONABLE CARE AND SKILL, ALL WITH REGARD TO THE SERVICE AND ANY CONTENT PROVIDED THEREIN, INCLUDING THE SIMILARPAGES ADD-ON.

MORE IN DETAILS, SIMILARPAGES DOES NOT HAVE EITHER THE INTENTION OR THE TECHNICAL POSSIBILITY TO INTERFERE WITH THE RESULTS COMING OUT FROM THE USE OF THE SIMILARPAGES ADD-ON. SUCH RESULTS, THEIR COMBINATION AND ARRANGEMENT ARE IN NO WAY UNDER THE CONTROL OF SIMILARPAGES, DEPENDING EXCLUSIVELY ON THE TECHNICAL FUNCTIONALITIES OF THE SIMILARPAGES ADD-ON, ON WHICH SIMILARPAGES HAS NO POSSIBILITY TO INTERFERE IN ANYWAY WHATHSOEVER. PROVIDED THAT, PARTICULAR CARE SHOULD BE TAKEN BY YOU IN USING THE SIMILARPAGES ADD-ON, ESPECIALLY IF YOU ARE HIGHLY SENSITIVE TOWARDS SPECIFIC ARGUMENTS WHICH COULD BE SUBJECT OF SOME OF THE RESULTS COMING OUT FROM THE USE OF THE SIMILARPAGES ADD-ON.

THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS DO NOT AFFECT ANY LEGAL RIGHTS UNDER THE APPLICABLE NATIONAL LEGISLATION.


6. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

IN NO EVENT SIMILARPAGES SHALL BE LIABLE TO YOU OR TO ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY DIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SIMILARPAGES ADD-ON, LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF BUSINESS OR LOSS OF DATA, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION OR THE LIKE (DERIVING FROM, BY WAY OF EXAMPLE, VIRUSES, WORMS, TROJAN HORSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE AND ANY MATERIALS CONTAINED OR ACCESSED THEREFROM. PROVIDED THAT SIMILAR PAGES TAKES ALL COMMERCIALLY REASONABLE MEASURES TO PREVENT VIRUSES, WORMS, TROJAN HORSES AND OTHER HARMFUL OR DESTRUCTIVE CONTENT, YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR TAKING ALL NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT YOURSELF AND YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEMS FROM SUCH VIRUSES, WORMS, TROJAN HORSES AND OTHER HARMFUL OR DESTRUCTIVE CONTENT.

THE ABOVE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY DOES NOT AFFECT ANY LEGAL RIGHTS UNDER THE APPLICABLE NATIONAL LEGISLATION.


7. Privacy

You hereby agree that you have read and understood the Privacy Policy available at http://www.similarpages.com. We may post updates to this Privacy Policy from time to time and you undertake to regularly check our Privacy Policy for any changes.


8. Intellectual property

Copyright and other intellectual, industrial and/or proprietary rights to the SimilarPages Add-on, to any related trademarks, signs, logos or names, are owned by SimilarPages and/or its licensors.

The text, graphics, layout, arrangement, button icons, and any other material whether registered or not, are exclusively owned by SimilarPages and/or its licensors and are protected by copyright laws.

All rights not specifically granted in these Terms of Use are reserved by SimilarPages. Nothing in these Terms of Use gives you a right to use any of SimilarPages trade names, trademarks, logos, domain names and other distinctive brand features.

You agree that you shall not remove, obscure, or alter any proprietary rights notices (including copyright and trademark notices) which may be affixed to or contained within the Service.


9. Modifications – Termination

SimilarPages reserves the right, with prior reasonable notice, to make amendments or addition to these Terms of Use and/or to change, limit or discontinue the Service.

You undertake to regularly check the present Terms of Use for any changes at http://www.similarpages.com.

You are entitled to terminate these Terms of Use and discontinue the use of the Service at any time. In this case you undertake to immediately remove the SimilarPages Add-on from your computer and destroy any copy thereof.

Without prejudice to any other rights, SimilarPages may immediately terminate the Service and the Licence if you fail to comply with the obligations set forth under sections no. 2, 3 and 8. In such event SimilarPages will send you a written notice and you must immediately remove, upon receipt of such written notice, the SimilarPages Add-on from your computer and destroy any copy thereof.


10. Consumer withdrawal right according to Legislative Decree 206/05, Section III, Sub-session I

You have the right to withdraw from the present Terms of Use, without any penalties and without having to specify any reasons thereof, by sending a registered letter to SimilarPages, within the term of 10 working days starting from the date of execution of the present Terms of Use. The same notice of withdrawal can be communicated, within the same term, also by phone or facsimile and fax, provided that it is confirmed by registered letter within the following 48 hours.


11. Fees

Access to the Services is offered to you by SimilarPages free of charge. SimilarPages reserves the right to depart from or to cease offering the Services free of charge at any time. SimilarPages will inform you if the Service is to be offered for a fee in the future. In such event, you may choose to either continue your use of Services for such fee or to terminate your use of the Service.


12. Third Party Materials

SimilarPages may make use of third party software codes, data, information functionality, other content and algorithms (hereinafter “Third Party Materials”) in its Service. The use of Third Party Materials included in the Service may be subject to other terms and conditions. You hereby agree that your use of the Service implies that you have read and accepted the terms and conditions for any Third Party Materials included in the SimilarPages Service, if any.


13. Survival

Any provisions in these Terms of Use which by their nature extend beyond the termination of the same will remain in effect.


14. Severability

If any provision of these Terms of Use is deemed to be void, invalid, unenforceable or illegal, the other provisions shall continue in full force and effect. You and SimilarPages are deemed to have agreed to new terms and conditions in substitution for such invalid provisions. These new terms and conditions shall be interpreted, as regards their contents and effect, as closely as possible to the original text as written but in such a way that rights can indeed be derived from them.


15. Waiver

The failing of SimilarPages to exercise any of the rights or faculties deriving from these Terms of Use shall not be considered a waiver of such rights or faculties, unless differently specified by SimilarPages in writing.


16. Governing law

These Terms of Use and any disputes related to these Terms of Use or to the use of the Service and/or of the SimilarPages Add-on are subject to the laws of Italy. All disputes arising out of these Terms of Use shall be settled by the courts of the place where you have legal domicile or are in residence, which will have exclusive jurisdiction in respect of any such disputes.

By downloading SimilarPages Add-on you agree and accept all the above terms and conditions of use.

Pursuant to Sections 1341 and 1342 of the Italian Civil Code, by downloading SimilarPages Add-on you hereby expressively and specifically accept the following provisions: 4 (Hyperlinks, other contents and third parties’ websites); 5 (Warranty disclaimer); 6 (Limitation of liability); 9 (Modifications – Termination); 12 (Third Party Materials).




PRIVACY POLICY



This Privacy Policy describes how SIMILAR PAGES (“Similar Pages” or “we”) will use the information deriving from your utilization of our web discovery tool (“SimilarPages Add-on”), in order to provide you the service allowing you to find and access hundreds of third parties’ websites (“SimilarPages Lists”) having similar content to the one (“Input URL”) you are visiting (“Service”).

This Privacy Policy only governs the use of information through the Service and does not apply to any website you may eventually reach through the Service.


1. Description of the service

In providing our service, we do not collect personal identifiable data from you, that is data relating to your name, or other information which allow us to identify you even indirectly, except when you suggest a URL to be added to our DB. Only in this case we control IP addresses, in order to prevent robots to illegally access to our site. The sole information we collect and store are the following:

1-identification number referring to the SimilarPages Add-on installed on your computer: this number is essential to enable us to provide you the Service, but it cannot be matched with any personal information in order to identify the user;

2-log files: we automatically gather certain information such as (i) search query logs (i.e. date and time of each query, URL from which the query originates, URL of destination when you select one or more results of the search query; type of browser used by your computer) strictly necessary to provide you the Service and connect you to the results of the search; (ii) tracks of any changes you eventually introduce in the SimilarPages List (i.e. deleting a result or changing the order in which the results are displayed), in order to let us display your modified list the following time you will query the same Input URL.

All the information above are necessary in order to provide you the Service and are strictly functional to the operation of such Service.

In addition, we may use these informations to administer the Service, in order to improve the quality of our lists and the relevance of our suggestions.


2. Third parties’websites privacy policy

Our Service allows you to reach hundreds of third parties’ websites having similar content to the one you are visiting. Therefore, our Service suggests similar websites to the one you are currently visiting. We have no control – and we are not responsible – over such third parties’ websites, their contents and/or functionality or their use of your information. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of the websites reached through our Service, so that you can understand how they collect, use and share your information, if any.


3. Changes in this privacy policy

We may post updates to this Privacy Policy from time to time and you undertake to regularly check our Privacy Policy available on our website www.similarpages.com for any changes.

If we make material changes to our Privacy Policy, and in particular, should we decide to collect personal identifiable information requiring your consent, we will duly notify you.


4. Contact us
If you have any questions or suggestions regarding our Privacy Policy, please contact us here




DISCLAIMER



Copyright

Our website and all of its contents including, but not limited to, the text, graphics, images, layout, arrangement, software and any other material whether registered or not, (hereinafter the “Content”) are exclusively owned by us and/or our licensors and are protected by copyright laws, with all rights reserved. You are advised that we will enforce our intellectual property rights on the Content to the fullest extent of the law.

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Trademarks

Any trademark, logo, or service mark contained in our website, including but not limited to, the trademarks “SimilarPages” and “SP” (hereinafter the “Trademarks”), are registered or unregistered trademarks exclusively owned by us or our licensors. Standard trademarks usage practices have to be followed in any kind of use of such Trademarks and proper attribution has to be provided.

In particular, you may not use the Trademarks in the following ways:

- in, as, or as a part of your own trademarks;

- to identify products or services that are not ours;

- in a manner likely to cause confusion;

- in manner that implies inaccurately that we sponsor, endorse, or are otherwise connected with your own activities, products and services;

- in a manner that disparages us.

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Third Party Advertising and Websites

We make no representation whatsoever about any advertising message from other companies, which you may see through our website. In addition, the visibility on our website of an advertising message from another company does not mean that we endorse or accept any liability for the content of such advertising messages.

Moreover, we make no representation whatsoever about any other website which you may access through this one. When you access a website different from our website, even one that may content our logo, please understand that it is independent from us, and that we have no control over the content of that website. In addition, a link to a third party website does not mean that we endorse or accept any responsibility for the content, or the use, of such website.

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Our website does not collect any personal data of its users, except when they suggest a URL to be added to our DB. Only in this case we control IP addresses, in order to prevent robots to illegally access to our site.



Cookies

1. Use of Cookies on our site

A cookie is a text-only string of information that a website transfers to the cookie file of your computer’s memory, so that the website can recognise your software/hardware configuration.

A cookie will typically contain the name of the domain from which the cookie has come, the “lifetime” of the cookie, and a value, usually a randomly generated unique number.

When you visit our website we send you a cookie. Cookies may be used in the following ways:

- to help us recognise you as a unique visitor (just a number) when you return to our website;

- to compile anonymous, aggregated statistics that allow us to understand how users use our site and to help us improve the structure of our website. We cannot identify you personally in this way. 

Two types of cookies may be used on this website, -session cookies, which are temporary cookies that remain in the cookie file of your browser until you leave the site, and persistent cookies, which remain in the cookie file of your browser for much longer (though how long will depend on the lifetime of the specific cookie).


2. Third Party Advertising.

We may use a third party to serve advertisements on our site. Cookies may be associated with these advertisements to enable the advertiser to track the number of anonymous users responding to the campaign. We do not have access to or control of cookies placed by third parties.


3. Disabling/Enabling Cookies

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying the settings in your browser.