Yahoo will discontinue support and development for Desktop Widgets and Konfabulator.
You may continue to download and update Desktop Widgets until April 3, 2012. Any Desktop Widgets you’ve installed before April 3, 2012 may continue to operate, but you will not be able to update them after April 3, 2012.
Please note that if you choose to continue to use the Software (as defined below), the following TOS applies to your use of such Desktop Widgets.
1. This is your legal agreement with Yahoo (the “License”) about your use of Yahoo software. Yahoo can update and change this License by posting a new version without notice to you. You can find the most recent version of this License by visiting the Yahoo Info Center at https://info.yahoo.com. If you choose to use the Software after such change, it means you agree to such changes.
The Yahoo Terms of Service (“TOS”) and this License cover your use of the Konfabulator Engine, and Yahoo Developed Widgets (collectively, “Software”) for non-developer, personal, consumer use.
2. The software, documentation, and files or materials you get or use after your installation (collectively, the "Software") are licensed to you on a worldwide (except as limited below), non-exclusive, non-sublicenseable basis on the terms and conditions in this License. This License covers all updates, revisions, substitutions, and any copies of the Software made by or for you, which are all considered part of the Software. All rights not expressly granted to you are reserved by Yahoo or their respective owners.
Here’s what you can do with the Software:
3. Here’s what you can NOT do with the Software:
4. The Software is designed for consumer, personal use. It is not designed for enterprise, commercial, or human safety purposes. Its failure in such cases could lead to injury or damage for which you agree that Yahoo is not responsible.
6. HOW TO UNINSTALL. To uninstall, go to your operating system Control Panel, select Add/Remove Programs, and select the Yahoo application that you wish to uninstall. Click the Change/Remove button. Leave the selection on Automatic and click Next. Then click Finish and you are done! You may have to reboot to remove some components. To uninstall on operating systems other than Windows, follow the standard instructions from the operating system developer for removing third party applications.
7. THIRD PARTY SOFTWARE, HARDWARE, AND SERVICES. You are responsible for all third party software, hardware, and services used in connection with the Software. Any third party software, hardware, and services (whether required or optional) that you use in conjunction with the Software, is the sole responsibility of such third party, and is subject to the terms, conditions, warranties and disclaimers provided by such third party.
8. SUPPORT AND SOFTWARE UPDATES. Yahoo offers no technical or maintenance support for the Software. Yahoo may offer upgrades or updates to the Software in its sole discretion. Yahoo may change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the Software at any time without notice to you.
9. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY. The software is licensed “AS-IS.” You bear the risk of using it. Yahoo gives no express warranties, guarantees or conditions. You may have additional consumer rights under your local laws which this agreement cannot change. To the extent permitted under your local laws, Yahoo excludes the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement.
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11. INDEMNIFICATION. You (or the organization that you have the authority to bind, if applicable) agree to indemnify and hold the Yahoo Entities harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party in connection with or arising out of your use of the Yahoo Software, your violation of any terms or conditions of this Software License, your violation of applicable laws, or your violation of any rights of another person or entity.
12. TERMINATION. This License continues until it is terminated by either party. You may terminate the License by discontinuing use of all or any of the Software and by destroying all your copies of the applicable Software. This License terminates automatically if you violate any term of this License, Yahoo publicly posts a written notice of termination on Yahoo's web site, or Yahoo sends a written notice of termination to you directly. Sections 9 through 13 shall survive termination of this License.
13. GENERAL INFORMATION
Entire Agreement. This License constitutes the entire agreement between you and Yahoo and governs your use of the Software, superseding any prior agreements between you and Yahoo with respect to the Software.
Choice of Law and Forum. This License and the relationship between you and Yahoo shall be governed by the laws of the State of California without regard to its conflict of law provisions. You and Yahoo agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located within the county of Santa Clara, California.
Waiver and Severability of Terms. The failure of Yahoo to exercise or enforce any right or provision of this License shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of this License is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties' intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of this License remain in full force and effect.
Statute of Limitations. You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of the Software, or this License, must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred. The titles in this License are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect. Your obligations in this License survive any termination of this Agreement.
Last updated February 27, 2012