Terms & Policies

By accessing this site, viewing any content or using any services available on the site you are agreeing to these following terms and policies. If you disagree with any of the terms and policies then you should not continue to access the site.


Copyright

mygeorgetown accounts are intended for members to share their own original media, be that photos, 360 photospheres, videos, 360 video or recorded sounds that they themselves have created. This means you can’t post other peoples photos, but if someone has some great content you would like to see on the site then get in touch with them and encourage them to upload it. Any graphics, logos, banner advertising will be deleted. You are responsible for all your own content.

mygeorgetown does not restrict the ability of users and visitors to the site to make low resolution or ‘thumbnail’ copies of content and therefore by posting on this site you accept that users and visitors can make such low resolution copies of your content.

By uploading your media you retain full rights to those works that you had prior to uploading, however you grant mygeorgetown the license to use, distribute, reproduce, modify, adapt, publicly perform and publicly display such content in connection with the our service. This license will exist for the period during which the content is posted on the site and will automatically terminate upon the removal of the content from the site. Before using any user content for any purpose we will contact you via your registered email address.


Storage

The site should not be used or relied upon for storage of your media and you should always retain your own copies of all content posted on the site. Your content cannot be extracted and if you wish any of your content to be removed please contact us on help@mygeorgetown.my


Profile

You may create and manage your own profile.

We only collect personal information for the security of registration. You may add more personal information to your profile, however this is not required and no features of the site are limited by not providing additional personal information. Your personal information will never be disclosed, sold or used by any other party with exception of a request from a legal authority. We may contact you on your registered email address should any issue arise with your account.

Do not register username which are trademarked, subject to any rights of another person or entity other than you without appropriate authorization, or a name that is otherwise offensive, vulgar or obscene. Your account will be deleted if it breaches these conditions. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and are solely responsible for all activities resulting from the use of your password and user account. If you think your account has been hacked please contact us at help@mygeorgetown.my


Use by minors

This website should only be used by individuals who are over 18 years of age, or at least 14 years of age and authorized to access the site by a parent or legal guardian. If you have authorized a minor to use the site, you are responsible for the online conduct of such minor, and the consequences of any misuse of the site by the minor. Parents and legal guardians are warned that the site does inappropriate content then they will be responsible.


Inappropriate content

All content uploaded by the public is accessible by the public, and while the site is moderated, if you notice any inappropriate content or are offended by any content please contact us as soon as possible at help@mygeorgetown.my and we will aim to remove anything deemed inappropriate as soon as possible.


Cookies

mygeorgetown does not use cookies to identify individuals. Cookies are files sent by web servers to web browsers, and stored by the web browsers. The information is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables a web server to identify and track web browsers. There are two main kinds of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are deleted from your computer when you close your browser, whereas persistent cookies remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach their expiry date. mygeorgetown does not use either.


Termination

You may close your account at any time for any reason or no reason. All images posted will be removed by terminating your account. If you wish to close your account please write to us at help@mygeorgetown.my

Penang Institute, as the website operator reserves the right to suspend or discontinue the availability of the site and/or any service and/or remove any content at any time at its sole discretion and without prior notice.