Tellme Studio - Terms of Service
Welcome to 7 Studio (SM)!
7 Studio is a collection of information and resources that
you can use to design, develop, and test voice applications.
7 Inc. provides you with access to 7 Studio subject to the
terms and conditions of this agreement (the "Studio Agreement"). Any new features
or changes to Tellme Studio shall be subject to this Studio Agreement unless
explicitly stated otherwise.
Please read this Studio Agreement carefully before registering for or using
7 Studio. By registering for or using 7 Studio, you agree to be
bound by the terms and conditions set forth in the Studio Agreement. If you
do not wish to be bound by these terms and conditions, do not use 7
Note. Important: 7 Networks may modify and restate the terms and conditions
of the Studio Agreement from time to time by posting a new
version of this document on the 7 Networks web site at
Accordingly, users of 7 Studios should consult this document regularly
to ensure that their activities conform to the most recent version.
Your continued use of 7 Studio shall be deemed to be your conclusive
acceptance of all modifications to the Studio Agreement.
7 Studio is part of the 7 Service, and in addition to the terms
and conditions of this Studio Agreement, your use of 7 Studio is also
subject to the terms and conditions set forth in the User Agreement for the
7 Service (which can be found at http://www.7.com/about/legal/terms). Before
registering for or using 7 Studio, please carefully read the two
The Studio Agreement supplements and is part of the User Agreement, and if you
do not wish to be bound by the terms and conditions of the User Agreement, do
not use 7 Studio.
- LIMITED PURPOSE.
- 7 Networks is providing access to 7 Studio to assist you in
the development and demonstration of voice applications. You may not use
7 Studio to make voice applications publicly
available through 7 Studio (e.g., give your access code to others to
enable them to access 7 Studio applications).
7 Networks grants you a license to use the 7 Studio functionality
in the development of your own voice applications. Furthermore,
7 Networks grants you a personal, limited license under 7
Networks' copyrights to copy and prepare derivative works of the 7
Networks sample application source code made available in 7 Studio
(or portions thereof) for the sole purpose of developing and prototyping
applications in 7 Studio. Additionally, you may use
the 7 Studio functionality on a limited basis to demonstrate the
operation of your developed application to others,
provided however that you will ensure that such demonstrations are
reasonable in number and that your developed application is not
in any event made generally publicly available through 7
Studio. You may not use the 7 Studio functionality for any other
- YOUR RIGHTS.
You shall retain your entire right, title, and interest in and to those
portions of any application directly and originally authored by you
("Your Application"), but not to any portions of Your
Application that consist of or are based upon the pre-existing
intellectual property of 7 Networks (collectively, the "7
IP"). You agree that 7 Networks shall be the sole owner
of the 7 IP and that you will provide reasonable assistance to 7
Networks in perfecting its right, title, and interest in and to the 7
If you choose to develop a voice application using 7 Studio, you agree
that you are solely responsible for Your Application, any conduct resulting
from use of Your Application, and any other content you make available for
transmission through the 7 Service or otherwise in connection with your
voice application. You may not use, or enable or permit others to use Your
Application or content for any purpose that is prohibited by the User
Agreement or the Studio Agreement. You also agree that you will comply
with any and all
requirements, technical and otherwise, set forth on the 7 Networks web
site or that 7 Networks otherwise communicates to you. Without limiting
the foregoing, you agree that you shall not use 7 Studio, Your
Application, or any other part of the 7 Service to:
violate any law, statue, ordinance or regulation, or make available or
provide any content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive,
harassing, tortious, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous,
invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically, or otherwise
- make available or provide any content that infringes any patent,
trademark, trade secret, copyright, right to privacy, publicity, or
other proprietary right of any party or that you otherwise do not have a
right to make available or provide under any law or contractual or
fiduciary relationship (such as inside information
and proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of
employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements);
- target content toward, or gather personally identifiable information
from, children under the age of 13, or harm minors in any way;
- damage, impair, disable, overburden, or reverse engineer the 7
Service or in any way interfere with 7 Network's rights or any other
user's use and enjoyment of the 7 Service;
- promote or provide instructional information about illegal activities,
promote physical harm or injury against any group or individual, or promote
any act of cruelty;
- reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble or translate the
made available to you through 7 Studio or to disclose results of any
benchmark tests of such development tools to any third party without 7
Networks' prior written approval; or
- rent or lease the 7 Studio Functionality or use the 7 Studio
Functionality in a time-sharing or service bureau arrangement.
7 Networks currently provides 7 Studio free of charge. 7
Networks reserves the right to begin charging for this set of
features, and/or for additional features or tools made available in
7 Studio and the other parts of the 7 Service in the
- NO WARRANTY.
7 STUDIO, AND ANY INFORMATION, FUNCTIONALITY, SOFTWARE TOOLS, CODE, AND
CODE FRAGMENTS AVAILABLE THEREIN ARE PROVIDED "AS IS", AND YOUR USE THEREOF
AT YOUR OWN, SOLE RISK. 7 NETWORKS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF
ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES
OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THE 7 STUDIO FUNCIONALITY AND ITS
USE MAY NOT BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE AND THAT IT IS NOT INTENDED
FOR USE IN A PRODUCTION ENVIRONMENT.
- LIMITATIONS OF REMEDIES.
REGARDLESS OF WHETHER ANY REMEDY SET FORTH HEREIN FAILS OF ITS ESSENTIAL
PURPOSE OR OTHERWISE, IN NO EVENT WILL 7 NETWORKS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR
TO ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY LOST DATA, LOST PROFITS, INTERRUPTION OF BUSINESS,
OR SPECIAL, INDIRECT, DIRECT, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND
ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE 7 STUDIO FUNCIONALITY OR
ANY CODE OR DATA SUPPLIED THEREWITH OR OTHERWISE OUT OF THIS AGREEMENT,
WHETHER ARISING IN TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), CONTRACT, OR ANY OTHER CAUSE
OF ACTION, AND EVEN IF 7 NETWORKS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY
OF SUCH LOSS OR DAMAGE.
You agree that 7, in its sole discretion, may terminate your password,
use of the 7 Service, access to 7 Studio, or use of any other 7
service and may remove and discard Your Application and/or any content within
the Service, for any reason, including, without limitation, for lack of use or
if 7 believes that you have violated or acted inconsistently with the letter
or spirit of the TOS. 7 may also in its sole discretion and at any time
discontinue providing 7 Studio, or any part thereof, with or without
notice. You agree that any termination of your access to services under any
provision of this Studio Agreement may be effected without prior notice and
acknowledge and agree that 7 may immediately deactivate or delete your
7 service and all related information and files in your 7 service
and/or bar any further access to such information or 7 Studio. Further,
you agree that 7 shall not be liable to you or any third-party for any
termination of your access to or use of 7 Studio.
- CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION.
You agree not to disclose any information you receive from 7 that is
identified as being confidential or proprietary information to any third parties
except to employees who have a need to know such information in connection with
developing applications using 7 Studio. You agree that a violation of this
provision may result in irreparable harm to 7 and will entitle 7 to
obtain injunctive relief without the necessity of proving actual damages, in
addition to any other remedy which 7 may have.
- EXPORT LAW.
You acknowledge and agree that the 7 Studio Functionality may be subject
to controls imposed by the United States Export Administration Act and the
regulations thereunder. You agree and certify that neither the 7 Studio
Functionality nor any direct product thereof is being or will be acquired,
shipped, transferred or reexported, directly or indirectly, into any country
in violation of such law and the regulations thereunder or will be used for
any purpose prohibited by the same.
- USE OF YOUR NAME.
7 Networks may reference your business relationship with 7 Networks in
marketing materials used by 7 Networks.
This Agreement will be governed by the laws of the State of California,
without regard to or application of conflicts of law rules or principles. If any
provision of this Agreement is held to be unenforceable, that provision will be removed
and the remaining provisions will remain in full force. The waiver by either
party of any default or breach of this Agreement shall not constitute a
waiver of any other or subsequent default or breach. Any waiver, amendment
or other modifications or any provision of this Agreement will be effective
only if in writing and signed by the parties. You may not assign this Agreement
without 7 Networks's prior written consent.