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Terms of Use

Welcome to the website of Bitescience (“we” or “us”), (the "Site" or "Website"). Bitescience is the sole owner of this website. Set out below are terms and conditions for use of this website. You agree to be bound by these terms if you use the Bitescience website. Be sure to check this page periodically for updates, as your continued use of the website signifies your acceptance of any changed items.
If you have questions about our Terms of Use, please send an email to

1. Our service

Bitescience offers bite-size, accessible, and attractive short articles about scientific research in the field of Communication and Media, arranged in one place and tailored to your specific interests. The use of Bitescience is free.

2. Account

2.1 You can use Bitescience with or without an account. For an account we need at least your full name and e-mail address. Only with an account can we register your interests and send notifications and newsletters. 
2.2 By creating an account, you agree that Bitescience can send you notifications of new articles and newsletters to the specified e-mail address. The default setting is that you will receive a biweekly notification by e-mail of all new articles in your chosen areas of interest. You can always indicate via the settings whether you want to continue to receive these newsletters and whether (and in what frequency) you want to receive notifications.
2.3 You can cancel your Bitescience account with immediate effect via settings.

3. Our intellectual property

3.1 The Bitescience name (including the terms “Bitescience Research Update” and “Bitefile”) and logo are registered trademarks of Bitescience. All rights reserved. 
3.2 The content, including the written materials, audio, video and all visuals on the website, is the intellectual property of Bitescience or is republished by Bitescience under limited exceptions to the copyright laws. All rights of Bitescience or other copyright holders are reserved. You may only download and use content from this site as permitted by this notice.
3.3 Bitescience grants permission to Users to use written content from Bitescience’s online service; provided, however, that the Company must always attribute the written content to Bitescience by maintaining all registration and service marks contained in such content. If you have obtained information from our Bitescience Research Updates, we prefer that you cite the original source as well as Bitescience. For example, you could cite "An & Stern (2011) in Journal of Advertising, as reported by Bitescience." We also encourage you to include the relevant uniform resource locator (URL) from our website,
3.4 We encourage you to pass along any of our content (newsletters and free articles) to others. 
3.5 Any violation of this "Terms of Use" may be cause for immediate termination and revocation of the License.

4. Content of other sites

Our website may provide links to websites not operated by Bitescience. Access to any other sites linked to the Bitescience website is at your own risk. We assume no responsibility for third-party websites. These other sites may send to users their own cookies, collect data, solicit personal information, or contain information that you may find inappropriate or offensive. We assume no responsibility for the content of or services offered by linked third party-sites, and make no representations concerning the accuracy of materials on third-party websites or their privacy policies. Statements made on third-party websites linked to or from this site reflect only the views of their authors and not of Bitescience.

4. Disclaimer and limitation of liability

4.1 Bitescience attempts to assure the accuracy and timeliness of all information provided on its site. However, the nature of the information reported is subject to change and different interpretations. Bitescience does not guarantee the accuracy of information found on the website. Your reliance on information found on the Bitescience website is at your own risk.
4.2 The information in the Bitescience website is provided "as is" and without warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. We do not warrant or make any representations regarding our observations, or the application to any use by you. We do not endorse any of the services or goods on any linked site, or any of the information contained in such third-party sites or content. We do not make any representations or warranties as to the security of any information (including, without limitation, credit card and other personal information) you might be requested to give any third party. We are not liable under any circumstances, including, but not limited to negligence, for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the Bitescience site or content on the site, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages. If the applicable law does not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability or incidental or consequential damages, our total liability to you for all damages, losses, and causes of action (whether in contract, tort, including, but not limited to, negligence, or otherwise) may not exceed the amount paid by the party under the license agreement, if any, for accessing the Bitescience site.

5. Changes to this Agreement

5.1 Bitescience reserves the right to modify, alter, or otherwise change this Agreement at any time. We will provide notice of such change on the this website. Please review the Terms of Use periodically for changes. Your continued use of the Bitescience website constitutes your acceptance of and agreement to be bound by these changes without limitation, qualification or change. If at any time you determine that you do not accept these changes, you must stop using this website.
5.2 Bitescience reserves the right to put the online activities on hold at any time.  

6. Final provision

6.1 These terms and conditions enter into force on January 1st, 2019.
6.2 The law of the Netherlands shall apply to these Terms and Conditions.

Bitescience company details

KvK (chamber of commerce) : 53718976
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Location : Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Version: February 1st, 2019