Thank you for taking the time to read through our Terms of Service statement. We have tried to keep it as fair and simple as possible; and made it somewhat entertaining.

If you have a question, please write to us. Want to advertise with us? Why, bless you!  Write to us. Feedbacks and suggestions? Write to us.

Thank you for taking the time out to check!

Lets get this over with; so you can browse the site in peace.



Okay, please respect the spirit of the Terms of Service as much as the actual words and sentences.

If you need any clarifications regarding any of the statements, or anything else 42! 42? Why 42? concerning, please drop us a mail.

I Do  

By accessing and by using the website, you agree to be bound by the Terms of Service, Content Policy, and any such policy we may come up from time to time.

You also agree to adhere to a ‘Be good’ attitude, at least while using Yes, we did draw our inspiration from Google’s ‘Don’t be evil’ policy. It was either that, or something along the lines of ‘An offer you can’t refuse). If we come up with a better line, we will post it here. Come to think of it, we do need a better line!


We can not guarantee the accuracy and reliability of  what you read here; nor can we guarantee that we will be able update our site on a regular basis.

The times they are a changin’.. site, we mean site

 We reserve the right to modify and update the Terms of Service, Content Policy and all such statements, at any time, without any prior notice. All such changes will be posted on the site. Please review all our statements from time to time, so that you are aware of any changes and stuff.

We also reserve the right to edit, delete or append the list of categories featured in, the look and feel of the site, and dictate whether or not it should rain in the plains of Spain. Okay, so maybe not the latter.

Your continued use of will be taken as an acceptance of the modified statements. (If you ask us, we do not think that any changes to our policies will have a hugely dramatic effect on the way you consume techtaffy, and chances are you would not even notice the modifications if they were standing unclothed on a silver salver. Unfortunately, what we think does not matter in this regard, and we still need to tell you the above, which you still need to read and understand).

Restrictions of Use

You have to be at least 18 years old to be reading on techtaffy. If you are under 13 years old, and reading this, please don’t. Do your homework or something. We will wait for you to grow up.

The website and our services are administered in the United States and intended for United States users. If you are elsewhere, you are welcome to techtaffy, but you agree to comply with all local rules on online conduct and acceptable content, including laws regulating the export of data, legal age, and anything else we may not have mentioned, but that pertains to online stuff in general, and in particular. Bo-o-oh-ring!

You agree that by accessing and using our services, you represent and warrant that you have the right, authority, and capacity to enter into these Terms of Service, and to abide by them.


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Please act responsibly! Thou shalt not post unlawful, fraudulent, threatening, libelous, defamatory, and /or obscene or otherwise objectionable messages. What you mutter under your breath does not count in this regard. Just don’t type and post such stuff please.

You agree not to harm or harass or threat fellow users in or any of its team members.

Thou shalt always respect the Intellectual Property rights of others, even if such rights be moral rather than legal. By ‘Thou shalt,’ we mean ‘you will.’

If you believe your IP have been violated, please write to us immediately.

You may not post someone else’s content in without the explicit permission from that someone. (‘Explicit’; get it?)

You may not post anywhere else or use in any ways trademarks and other intellectual property that belong to without our explicit written permission. Hello Seattle, I am listening.

You may not modify, adapt, translate, or reverse engineer any portion of the website or our services without our explicit written permission.

You may not use any robots, spiders, horses, goats, other applications, or in any other way retrieve or index any portion of, and/or reproduce the same elsewhere.

You agree not to transmit virus, worms, Trojan horses, through (we strongly advise you against your urge to do so elsewhere).

You agree not to use in any way that violates any law, local, state, national, international; or rules laid by your kindergarten teacher. We do not want to make you sit on the corner. Leave ‘em kids alone.

You agree not to post any illegal content or any content that is unlawful, or in any way promotes unlawful activity, on

You agree to believe the news, analysis, and all content at, or to let correspondents, bloggers, writers at to influence your decisions, at your own risk. (We will not be held liable in any way for any such decisions you may make and any consequences for same). Look before you leap. Think before your act. Wait! Watch! And so on and so forth.

Please do not give out payment information/social security details/phone numbers to anything or anybody that claims to represent us. We do not ask you for any such information. Not yet, at any rate!

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Last updated: 01-07-13