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Please read the following information carefully. is the on-line web site produced, owned and operated by PowerUser Inc ("PowerUser"). includes content, information, services, and merchandise provided by PowerUser and third parties. Access to and use of the products and services available through this site (collectively, the "Services") are subject to the following terms and conditions.

All rights reserved
PowerUser reserves the right to change the terms, conditions and notices under which the site is offered. You are responsible for regularly reviewing these terms and conditions. Unless expressly provided herein, the Services are licensed to you by for your online viewing only. No further reproduction or distribution of the Services is permitted.

Proprietary information contains proprietary information and copyrighted material and trademarks, including text, photos, video, graphics, music and sound. The selection and arrangement of such content, as well as specific content on are considered proprietary by PowerUser.

Control over Content also provides content and services supplied by third parties over which it has no editorial or other control. Opinions, statements, services, offers, or other information offered by third parties on are those of the respective third party and not of PowerUser. PowerUser neither endorses nor is responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any opinion or statement made on by anyone other than authorized PowerUser employees or its subsidiaries employees acting in their official capacities. Under no circumstances will PowerUser be liable for any loss or damage caused by a user's reliance on information obtained through It is the responsibility of user to evaluate the accuracy of any information, opinion, offer or other content on

Links to encourages you to use discretion while browsing the Internet using this service. may produce automated search results or otherwise link you to sites containing information that some people may find inappropriate or offensive. makes no effort to review the content of sites listed in our catalog (indeed, given the size of our catalog and the frequency with which it is updated, such review would be practically impossible). Consequently, is not and cannot be held responsible for the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality or decency of material contained in sites listed in our search results or otherwise linked to the site.

User Registration
A user who has registered on is responsible for his/her registration name and/or password, for ensuring that use of the same complies with the terms herein and for protecting their confidentiality. The user is also responsible for obtaining and maintaining all computer and communications equipment required for access to and use of

Disclaimer of Warranties; Accuracy of Information

This disclaimer of liability applies to any damages or injury caused by any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, breach of contract, tortious behavior, negligence, or under any other cause of action. User specifically acknowledges that PowerUser is not liable for the defamatory, offensive or illegal conduct of other users and that the risk of injury from the foregoing rests entirely with the user. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL PowerUser BE LIABLE TO ANY USER ON ACCOUNT OF THAT USER'S USE OF THE SERVICES. SUCH LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY TO PREVENT RECOVERY OF DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL AND EXEMPLARY DAMAGES (EVEN IF PowerUser HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), ARISING FROM ANY USE OF THE SERVICES (INCLUDING SUCH DAMAGES INCURRED BY THIRD PARTIES).

Changes to service
The user understands that PowerUser may, at any time, change or discontinue any feature of, including content, availability, equipment needed for access to, the terms and conditions applicable to or any part thereof. PowerUser may also impose conditions, including registration, fees and charges, for the use of some portions of which shall be effective immediately upon notice thereof on or by email to the user. Any use of after such notice shall be deemed to constitute acceptance of such changes, modifications or additions.

Restriction on Worldwide access
Although is accessible worldwide, not all services and products are available to persons in all geographic locations or jurisdictions. PowerUser reserves the right to limit the availability of any services or products to any person, geographic area or jurisdiction it desires. Any offer for any product or service on is void where prohibited by law.

Right to Download
The user may download material on for personal use only. In no event may the user transmit, modify, publish, sell, or in any way commercially exploit any of the content on Except as permitted under law, the user may not copy, publish or use material on without the express permission of PowerUser. In the event material is downloaded and/or copied, no changes shall be made in the trademark, copyrights or attribution of users. The user does not acquire any ownership rights by downloading material located on

Grant to PowerUser
In the event the user submits material to, he/she also grants PowerUser the right to edit, copy, publish and distribute such material and warrants that either he/she, or the owner of such material, has expressly granted PowerUser a royalty- free, worldwide, perpetual, non-exclusive right and license to use and distribute such material. Material which is protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary right may not be uploaded on without the express permission of the owner of that copyright, trademark or other proprietary right. The user shall have the burden of determining that any material is not protected by the same. User shall be solely liable for any damage resulting from any infringement of copyrights, proprietary rights, or any other harm resulting from such a submission.

No License
Except as expressly provided, nothing within any of the Services shall be construed as conferring any license under any of PowerUser’ or any third party's intellectual property rights, whether by estoppel, implication, or otherwise.

Copyright, Patent, and Trademark Notices
All marks that appear throughout the Services, including Zipple,, and The Jewish SuperSite - Where CyberSpace is JewishSpace, belong to PowerUser or their respective owners, and are protected by U.S. and international copyright and trademark laws. Any use of any of the marks appearing throughout the Services without the express written consent of PowerUser or the owner of the mark, as appropriate, is strictly prohibited.

Right to Link to
By copying the logo you may be granted a non-assignable, non-transferable and non-exclusive license to use the logo on your website for the limited purpose of creating a link to You may not use the logo for any other purpose.

Objectionable Material
The user shall not place in any area of any material which infringes upon or violates the rights of others, is unlawful, threatening, defamatory, obscene, profane or otherwise objectionable, gives rise to civil liability or otherwise violates any law. Neither may a user place material which, in the absence of a written agreement with PowerUser, contains advertising of products or services or any kind of commercial solicitation. PowerUser shall not permit conduct which restricts or inhibits any other user from using or enjoying and shall have the right in its sole discretion to edit or remove any material submitted to, or posted on that PowerUser, in its sole discretion, finds to be in violation of the provisions hereof or otherwise objectionable.

Included Beneficiaries
The provisions herein are for the benefit of PowerUser and its third party content providers and licensors, and any assignees of the same, and each shall have the right to assert and enforce such provisions.

User agrees to indemnify and hold harmless PowerUser, its affiliates, if any, and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against all claims and expenses, including attorneys' fees, arising out of the use of by the user.

Governing Law
Unless expressly stated to the contrary elsewhere within the Services, all legal issues arising from or related to the use of the Services shall be construed in accordance with, and all questions with respect thereto shall be determined by, the laws of the State of Illinois applicable to contracts entered into and wholly to be performed within said State.

Privacy Statement takes seriously the issue of safeguarding your privacy online. Please read the following to understand our views and practices regarding this matter, and how they pertain to you as you make full use of our many offerings. This statement discloses the privacy practices for the entire Web site.

Our Privacy Vow
Our goal at is to be "JewishSpace in CyberSpace" by providing you with the information and services that are most relevant to you. To achieve this goal, we need to collect information to understand what differentiates you from each of our other unique users. However, we also want to make certain that your wishes are respected, so we have specific ways for you to manage your privacy requests. We collect information in two ways.
  1. Registration
    We obtain basic biographical information such as your name, e-mail address and postal addresses when you register for certain services such as contests, chat, e-mail, and promotions. This information is used to personalize your experience and verify your identity. Any fee based membership areas are tracked through this registration process.
  2. Cookies
    Visits to our site are tracked by giving visitors a "cookie" when they enter (As you know food is an important part of any Jewish experience). Cookies are pieces of information that a website transfers to your computer's hard drive for record-keeping purposes. uses cookies to make visiting our site easier since cookies allow us to save passwords and preferences for you so that you won't have to re-enter them the next time you visit. Although most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies, if you prefer, you can reset your browser to notify you when you've received a cookie, or to refuse to accept cookies. However, if you choose that option certain sites will not function properly. Cookies help us collect anonymous click stream data for tracking user trends and patterns so that we can provide you with better services. In addition, third party advertising networks may issue cookies as part of their advertisements. Cookies are now an industry standard, and you'll find them used on most major websites. We make no warranties that these cookies are kosher.
Use of Information
All of the information we collect (directly from what you tell us, and indirectly from what we collect through the use of cookies) is "aggregated" so that the information is grouped together. We use the combined information to evaluate which products and services are successful and which ones are not. We also utilize this information to evaluate which new services we should make available on our website. We use only the anonymous click stream data to help our advertisers deliver better targeted advertisements. will not disclose any information about any individual user except to comply with applicable law or valid legal process.

Sharing of Information
The individually identifiable information that you provide to will be used extensively within the Network to provide a personalized experience to you. For example, we may share this information with related parts of the family of services so you will be able to receive the additional services without having to register again. will never willfully disclose individually identifiable information about its users to any third party without first receiving that user’s permission. This policy is designed to prevent such information from appearing in unauthorized mailings and other solicitations.

We offer you the ability to opt-out of receiving information on updates and new services at the point of collection.

To edit your personal information, please re-visit the manage your account section of

Any modifications to this policy will be posted in this space.

We welcome any questions or comments you have, please send them

Your experience to us is extremely important and we respect your rights. We will do ANYTHING to avoid a call from your mother!


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