Rebuilding The Web

Articles, advocacy, discussion and debate about the many problems of the Web and the challenges of rebuilding it.

Terms of use

By using the web site you (sometimes referred to as the "User" or "Users") agree to be bound by the following Terms of Use that may be modified from time to time. These Terms of Use are at all times available for viewing on the site Before using the site, Users should review the Terms of Use to determine if changes have been made with which they may disagree. In the event a User disagrees with changes, he or she should discontinue use of the site. Continued use of the site will attest to the User's acceptance of the Terms of Use.


Users are cautioned that unauthorized use or distribution of copyrighted or proprietary content appearing on is strictly illegal and may subject the User to criminal prosecution and/or personal liability in a civil suit. Unless permission is otherwise granted, users may therefore not reuse, reproduce or distribute in any format any content appearing on, including words, screen shots and images, without the written authorization of the copyright owner. By contributing content to the site, Users grant to the owners of the site the right to publish said content on the site and elsewhere.


In no instance will we share with third parties personal information such as email addresses, names and telephone numbers that Users exchange with for administration purposes, except where we have your written permission, or when necessary to comply with applicable laws, police investigations, or in legal proceedings where such information is relevant.

No liability

Users expressly agree that the use of the site is entirely at their own risk and that information and services on the site, including links to external information and services, are made available as is. We expressly disclaim on behalf of ourselves, our employees, agents and all suppliers any and all warranties, express or implied, including without limitation any express or implied warranties of accuracy, quality, non-infringement of any intellectual property or other right of any person or entity, title, fitness for a particular purpose, efforts to achieve a purpose, or results that may be obtained from use of or reliance on information and services presented on the site.

Users agree to indemnify and hold us harmless from any claim or demand made by any User or third party for any special, incidental, indirect, or consequential damages whatsoever (including without limitation damages for loss of business profits, business interruption, loss of business information, or any other pecuniary loss) arising out of the use of, unavailability of, or inability to use information and services on the site, including information and services that use hyperlinks to link to external information and services, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages.


The Terms of Use shall be applied and construed according to the laws of the Province of British Columbia, Canada, without regard to conflicts of laws provisions thereof. If any provision of this agreement is found to be illegal or unenforceable, then, notwithstanding such finding, this agreement shall remain in full force and effect and such provision shall be deemed stricken. Users agree to and hereby submit to the personal jurisdiction of the courts in or for the Province of British Columbia in the event any legal action is commenced by us or our successors to enforce any rights arising hereunder.


Headings in this document are for convenience only and shall not be used to alter or limit the interpretation of any provision hereof.

Main menu