http://www.flickr.com/ “Terms of Service” Policy Primer Wong Chin Sing Net303: Policy Primer
is a web site that allows you to: Upload photo and video Edit unloaded image. share and create online content. This content can then be shared with friends, added to your blog, website, or just for you to enjoy!
Are you eligible as a member of Flickr?Flickr.com is one of a service provider by Yahoo! Inc.So you should accept the term provided by Yahoo!. • You will not be breaking any laws or terms to use the service. • You provide truthful information when you sign up for membership. • you are solely responsible for all content that you upload to the site. (Yahoo!7 Terms of Service, 2012)
Prohibited ContentDo not upload to the site content that is: • offensive • Indecent • objectionableThere are 14 rules listed in section 6 but to keep itsimple, keep it clean and play nice.***Remember***Flickr is not responsible or liable for the contentuploaded but they may report you and your content toappropriate authorities, if it does not comply. (Yahoo!7 Terms of Service, 2012)
Information collect and usePersonal Information collected from you: Name Address Phone Number Email Adress IP Address Date of Birth Gender Post code Occupation Industry Personal interests (Yahoo! Privacy Centre, 2011)
How your information will be used They would use your information for: • Customise the advertising, • Fulfill your requests for products and services, • Improve services, • Contact you, • Conduct research, • Provide anonymous reporting for internal and external client. (Yahoo! Privacy Centre, 2011)
LicenceDid you know you are giving a license when you unload to Flickr?
The License User have responsibility that the choose one of the Creative Commons License for their content sharing.Flickr License Select - Screen capture by Wong Chin Sing http://www.flickr.com/account/prefs/license/?from=privacy
CopyrightFlickr have the Flickr Community Guidelines (Flickr CommunityGuidelines, 2012) and Yahoo! Copyright and Intellectual PropertyPolicy (Copyright and Intellectual Property Policy, 2012). for user to understand the copyright issue.Flickr users are not allow to post content that infringe oncopyright. (Yahoo!7 Terms of Service, 2012)“… Do not upload anything that isn’t yours!” (Flickr CommunityGuidelines, 2012)
using my content CopyrightIf someone infringe your copyright, then have a look at theYahoo! Copyright and Intellectual Property Policy.This document clearly indicates what sort of methods that youcan contact with Flickr/Yahoo7!This also shows what you will receive from Flickr if you breakcopyright. (Copyright and Intellectual Property Policy, 2012)
References Berman, J. & Mulligan, D. (1999). Privacy in the Digital Age: Work in Progress. Retrieved from http://www.cdt.org/publications/lawreview/1999nova.shtml Yahoo!7 Pty ltd. (2012). Yahoo!7 Terms of Service. Retrieved from http://au.docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/ Yahoo!7 Pty ltd. (2012). Yahoo! Privacy Centre. Retrieved from http://info.yahoo.com/privacy/au/yahoo/ Yahoo! Pty ltd. (2012). Copyright and Intellectual Property Policy. Retrieved from http://info.yahoo.com/legal/us/yahoo/copyright/en- us/ The Flickreenos. (2012). Flickr Community Guidelines. Retrieved from http://www.flickr.com/guidelines.gne Flickr Logo. [Image]. (2012). Flickr by Yahoo!. Retrieved, from http://www.flickr.com/