Terms of Use

Last updated: February 16, 2021

UA News and its affiliates offer a number of different services through their respective websites and software. The terms of this document govern your use of those services. Please read this document carefully.

This is a contract.

a. These Terms of Service ("Terms"), along with UA News Privacy Statement, form a legally-binding contract between you and UA News, as well as its affiliates ("UA News" and "we," "us" and "our"). By using the Services (as defined below), you are agreeing to be legally bound by these Terms. If you don’t agree with these Terms, you must discontinue using the Services.

b. As used in these Terms, the word "Services" applies to online services provided to you by UA News through its software applications, websites and APIs.

We expect you to be a responsible user.

a. You agree that you will not use the Services for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms. You agree to follow all applicable local, state, national, and international laws and regulations. You are solely responsible for all acts or omissions that occur while using any Services, including the content of any transmissions you send through the Services and any content you upload or publish using the Services.

b. We expect you to respect the rights of others. By using the Services, you agree that you will not upload, transfer, or otherwise make available files, images, code, materials, or other information or content ("Content") that violates the rights of any third party, including their intellectual property rights, however defined.

c. You also agree not to upload, transfer, or otherwise make available any Content that is obscene, vulgar, sexually-oriented, hateful, or threatening. UA News strictly forbids unsolicited messaging and unauthorized advertisements while using the Services.

d. UA News has a zero-tolerance policy against child sexual abuse content and will terminate the access of any user who publishes or distributes child sexual abuse content. Furthermore, we will report such users to the appropriate authorities.

e. You are responsible for the security of your user account. Certain Services allow you to create a user account to access certain Services. You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your user account and password. Additionally, you are also responsible for any and all activities that occur under your user account.

f. You acknowledge that information of any kind presented to you via the Services may be protected by copyright, trademark, patent and/or other proprietary rights and laws. You agree not to violate these laws or infringe these rights in any way.

g. Certain features of the Services may allow you to publish or send content that can be viewed by others ("User Generated Content"). You agree that UA News is not liable for User Generated Content that is provided by others. UA News has no duty to pre-screen User Generated Content, but UA News has the right to refuse to post, edit, or deliver User Generated Content. UA News reserves the right to remove User Generated Content for any reason, but UA News is not responsible for any failure or delay in removing such material. UA News reserves the right to block any user’s access to any content, website or web page at our sole discretion.

h. UA News does not claim ownership of any User Generated Content. However, by submitting User Generated Content on any Service, including any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques described therein, you consent to Opera’s unrestricted use of those items.

i. If you upload any Content or User Generated Content to UA News sites, you warrant that you have the necessary rights and authority to do so, including the necessary consent to upload and distribute any personal information about third persons. You agree that you will not upload viruses or other forms of malware.

Details. For clarity, and consistent with the rest of these Terms, here are further details on specific Services that may be available through the UA News websites or software applications.

a. Extension catalog: UA News may offer a portfolio of third party browser extensions and themes ("Add-Ons"). UA News exercises no editorial control over the Add-Ons that you access through this Service.

b. Compression: UA News software applications include compression functionality to enable users to boost the download of web content such as web pages and/or videos. This functionality requests web content through UA News proxy or compression servers. Your browsing experience may change due to increased loading speeds. Certain web pages may not be available through proxy servers.

c. News recommendations: UA News software applications may include a current news feed feature to help you discover and access news content made available by third parties on the internet. UA News exercises no editorial control over any content that you access through this Service.

d. Synchronization: UA News allows you to enable synchronization of browser data such as your speed dials between UA News browsers on the devices you are using. This Service requires that you login to a social network service or create an UA News account.

The Services are provided without any warranties or guarantees. UA News does not guarantee that your use of the Services will be problem free. Although we work hard to provide the highest quality software and services, we cannot and do not guarantee that they will work perfectly every time or in every respect.

a. The Services are provided "as is" without warranties of any kind. UA News and/or its respective suppliers hereby disclaim all warranties and conditions with regard to the Services, including all implied warranties and conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title, and non-infringement.

b. UA News does not represent or warrant that the Services will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that the Services or the server that makes them available are free of viruses or other harmful components.

c. In compliance with local law, certain Services and websites may not be available in some countries.

Certain Services are provided by third parties. Some Services accessible through the UA News software applications are provided by other companies ("Third Party Services"). Third Party Services may be subject to separate terms and conditions. These Third Party Services may include the following:

a. Geolocation API: A geolocation service provided by Google LLC. By using the service you accept Google’s Terms of Service available at Google Terms of Service – Privacy & Terms – Google and

b. WhatsApp: A messaging service provided by WhatsApp, Inc., whose terms of use are available at https://www.whatsapp.com/legal; and

c. Facebook Messenger: A messaging service provided by Facebook, Inc., whose terms of use are available at https://www.facebook.com/legal/terms; and

Your access to the Services is subject to change. UA News reserves the right at any time to modify or discontinue the Services in whole or in part, and to terminate your access to the Services at any time, with or without notice. You agree that UA News shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Services. UA News may also terminate or suspend your user account for inactivity, which is defined as failing to sign-in to the Services for an extended period of time, as determined by UA News. UA News reserves the right to assign its rights and responsibilities under these Terms to any third party.

Links to the Third Party Sites are available through the Services. The Services may contain links to other websites ("Third Party Sites"), as well as articles, photographs, text, graphics, pictures, designs, music, sound, video, information, applications, software, and other content or items belonging to or originating from third parties ("Third Party Content"). UA News has no control over and no responsibility for Third Party Sites or Third Party Content. Inclusion of, linking to, or permitting the use or installation of any Third Party Si