Terms of Use


Terms of Use

Artificial Life Inc is a public US corporation (public since 1998; NASDAQ OTC PK: ALIF). Artificial Life Asia Limited, Artificial Life America Limited, Artificial Life Europe GmbH are wholly owned subsidiaries of Artificial Life, Inc. This website is operated and maintained by Artificial Life Asia Limited.

Use of the websites at http://www.botme.com and http://m.botme.com and your purchase of any mobile games, wallpapers, screensavers, or any other types of mobile content (the "Services") are subject to these terms of use ("TOU"). Users who do not accept these terms of use are not authorised to use or continue using this website.

We may amend these terms of use at any time and any revised version will be effective immediately from when it is displayed on this website.

In the event of any comments or questions concerning these terms of use, please contact us by e-mailing cs@botme.com.


Intellectual property rights

We own or are licensed to use all intellectual property rights in this website and all technical infrastructure relating to it. All materials published on our sites, including, but not limited to, written content, photographs, graphics, images, illustrations, marks, logos, sound or video clips, and flash animation, are protected by our copyrights or trademarks or those of our partners. You may not modify, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale of, reproduce, create derivative works of, distribute, publicly perform, publicly display, or in any way exploit any of the materials, content or Services on our sites in whole or in part. Furthermore, you may not share and/or upload the Services as free of charge without our consent, penalties will apply and you will be charged accordingly for any Services utilised in this manner.


Exclusions and limitations of liability

Owing to the nature of the internet we cannot guarantee that this website or the websites to which it is linked will always be available to users. You should ensure that you have appropriate protection against viruses and other security arrangements in place whilst using the internet.

Although every reasonable effort has been made to ensure that the information on this website was accurate at the time of publication, it is subject to variation at any time without notice and we do not give any warranty that any such information will be accurate or complete at any particular time.

You will need to provide all mechanisms and/or devices necessary to access the website and the Services. If your mechanisms and/or devices do not support relevant technology you may not be able to use certain Services. It is your sole responsibility to satisfy yourself prior to purchasing any Services that they are suitable for your purposes. You agree that we are not liable to you for any claims arising out of any loss of Services or your content resulting from delays, non-deliveries or deficient delivery mechanisms, missed deliveries, or if we are unable to confirm delivery due to third parties payment gateway problems (including but not limited to SMS providers or credit card companies), and services interruptions and non-availability of server.

This website and any information or other material contained in it, or any Services purchased are made available strictly on the basis that you accept it on an 'as is' and 'as available' basis. Where you rely on any information or other material contained in it, you do so entirely at your own risk and you accept that all warranties, conditions and undertakings, express or implied, whether by common law, statute, trade usage, course of dealings or otherwise in respect of this website are excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law. We exclude all liability, to the fullest extent permitted by law, in respect of any loss or damage resulting or arising from any non-availability or use of this website or of any other website linked to it, or from the Services purchased / downloaded, or reliance on the contents of this website or any material or content accessed through it. You expressly agree that you will assume the entire risk as to the quality and the performance of our Services and the accuracy or completeness of the content in our websites or the websites to which it is linked.


Disclaimer

IN NO EVENT SHALL ALIFE STUDIOS INC, ITS AFFILIATES, ITS LICENSORS BE LIABLE, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, WARRANTY, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), OR ANY OTHER FORM OF LIABILITY, FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGE, OR LOSS WHICH MAY BE INCURRED BY YOU AS A RESULT OF YOUR USE OF SERVICES PROVIDED BY US.


Downloads

Any software downloaded through or for the use of the Services is done at your own discretion and risk, and Alife Studios Inc will not be responsible in any way for any damage to your devices or loss of data that results from the download of any such material.


Third-party links

We cannot accept responsibility or liability for the content of any linked third party website. Your use of each of those sites is subject to the conditions, if any, that each of those sites has posted. We have no control over sites that are not ours, and we are not responsible for any changes to or content on them. Our inclusion on our sites of any third-party content or a link to a third-party site is not an endorsement of that content or third-party site.


Lotteries

We shall not in any circumstances be liable to you for any loss of whatever nature, including, without limitation, loss of profits, indirect, special or consequential loss, suffered or incurred by any player, any claimant or any other person as a result of taking part in the lottery, or arising from the withdrawal of any lottery or from the participation or non-participation of any person in any lottery, including the loss, for whatever reason, of the chance to participate in such lottery. Alife Studios Inc shall determine all aspects of the lucky draw, (if any), including without limitations, the frequency, the announcement method, the date of announcement and the delivery method. All rights to amend the terms and conditions hereof are expressly reserved. In particular, but without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing, we shall not be liable to any person.


Privacy Policy

For information about our privacy policies and practices, please refer to our Privacy Policy.


Miscellaneous

No waiver of any breach under these Terms will amount to a waiver of any other breach. The headings in these Terms are for convenience only and do not affect interpretation.


Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act

The Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act shall not apply to this terms of use and unless specifically herein provided no person other than the parties to this terms of use shall have any rights under it nor shall it be enforceable by any person other than the parties to it.


Jurisdiction

These terms of use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Hong Kong. Any dispute arising out of the accessing or use of this website shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Hong Kong courts.