Dentrit is a platform for everyone to write, read, and share knowledge. The nature of it's content might be funny, serious, offensive, or anywhere in between. While participating, it’s important to keep in mind this value above all others: show enough respect to others so that we all may continue to enjoy Dentrit for what it is.
While Dentrit generally provides a lot of leeway in what content is acceptable, here are some guidelines for content that is not. Please keep in mind the spirit in which these were written, and know that looking for loopholes is a waste of time.
Content is prohibited if it
Is involuntary pornography
Is sexual or suggestive content involving minors
Encourages or incites violence
Threatens, harasses, or bullies or encourages others to do so
Is personal and confidential information
Impersonates someone in a misleading or deceptive manner
Uses Dentrit to solicit or facilitate any transaction or gift involving certain goods and services
In addition to not submitting unwelcome content, the following behaviors are prohibited on Dentrit
Engaging in vote manipulation
Breaking Dentrit or doing anything that interferes with normal use of Dentrit
Creating multiple accounts to evade punishment or avoid restrictions
If a user of Dentrit does something that goes against our Content Policy, the moderators of Dentrit can do the following in order with the user.
Asking you nicely to knock it off
Asking you less nicely
Temporary or permanent suspension of accounts
Removal of privileges from, or adding restrictions to, accounts
Adding restrictions to share content
Removal of content
Banning from Dentrit
Personal information we collect
When you visit Dentrit, we automatically collect certain information about your device, including information about your web browser, IP address, time zone, and some of the cookies that are installed on your device. Additionally, as you browse Dentrit, we collect information about the individual web pages or stories that you view, what websites or search terms referred you to Dentrit, and information about how you interact with Dentrit. We refer to this automatically-collected information as “Device Information.”
We collect Device Information using the following technologies:
“Cookies” are data files that are placed on your device or computer and often include an anonymous unique identifier. For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit: http://www.allaboutcookies.org.
“Log files” track actions occurring on Dentrit, and collect data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps.
“Web beacons,” “tags,” and “pixels” are electronic files used to record information about how you browse Dentrit.
Additionally when you sign up or upload anything to Dentrit we collect certain information from you, including your username, email address, and your Dentrit account password. We refer to this information as “User Information.”
How do we use your personal information?
We use the User Information that we collect generally to fulfill any story/storyline uploading to Dentrit (including processing your User Informations, and Device Informations). Additionally, we use this User Information to:
Communicate with you
Screen our uploaded data for potential risk or fraud
Show your name, username in Dentrit
When in line with the preferences you have shared with us, provide you with information or advertising relating to our services.
We use the Device Information that we collect to help us screen for potential risk and fraud (in particular, your IP address), and more generally to improve and optimize our site (for example, by generating analytics about how our users browse and interact with the Site).
Sharing your personal information
We do not share your Personal Information with any third parties.
We use your personal information to display your uploaded data, for exaple: stories, storylines, and user information for your profile page, exluding your email, which is never shared by Dentrit.
You have the right to access personal information we hold about you and to ask that your personal information be corrected, updated, or deleted. If you would like to exercise this right, please contact us through the contact information below.
When you upload to Dentrit, we will maintain your User Information for our records unless and until you ask us to delete this information.
Dentrit is not intended for individuals under the age of 18.
Changes are automatically accepted by you if you continue to use Dentrit, but we will inform you on your email address, if any change takes effect.
For more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint, please contact us by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Effective Feb 28, 2019.
You agree not to interrupt the serving of Dentrit, introduce malicious code onto Dentrit, make it difficult for anyone else to use Dentrit due to your actions, attempt to manipulate votes or Dentrit’s systems, or assist anyone in misusing Dentrit in any way. It takes a lot of work to maintain Dentrit. Be cool.
You retain the rights to your copyrighted content or information that you submit to Dentrit ("user content") except as described below.
By submitting user content to Dentrit, you grant us a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive, unrestricted, worldwide license to reproduce, prepare derivative works, distribute copies, perform, or publicly display your user content in any medium and for any purpose, including commercial purposes, and to only authorize other users of Dentrit to add content to your post.
You agree that Dentrit is not responsible for the actions taken or not taken by moderators.
All the things you do and all the information you submit or post to Dentrit remain your responsibility. Indemnity is basically a way of saying that you will not hold us legally liable for any of your user content or actions that infringe the law or the rights of a third party or person in any way.
Dentrit is provided "as is" and without warranty of any kind. To the maximum extent permitted by law, we and our affiliates and third party service providers disclaim any and all warranties, express or implied, including (but not limited to) implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement of proprietary rights, or any other warranty, condition, guarantee or representation, whether oral or electronic. You are solely responsible for any damage to your computer or mobile device, loss of use, or loss of your user content. We do not guarantee that Dentrit will always work properly.
The headings in this agreement are for convenience and do not control any of its provisions.
If any provision of this user agreement is held invalid or unenforceable, that provision will be modified to the extent necessary to render it enforceable without losing its intent. If no such modification is possible, that provision will be severed from the rest of this agreement.
If we do not enforce any right or provision in this user agreement, that is not to be deemed a waiver of our right to do so in the future.
This user agreement is the entire agreement between you and us concerning Dentrit. It supersedes all prior or contemporaneous agreements between you and us. We may modify this user agreement at any time. If we make changes to this agreement that materially affect your rights, we will provide advance notice and keep this edition available as an archive on our github site.