Terms of Service
MY-CLAN is dedicated to designing technologies and services that help people connect with one another, build communities, and fuel the growth of businesses. These Terms govern your use of MY-CLAN, Messenger, and other products, features, applications, services, technology and software that we provide), unless we expressly indicate that separate other terms (other than these Terms) apply. These products are brought to you by MY-CLAN.
We do not charge you for use of MY-CLAN or other products and services covered by these Terms. Instead, businesses and organizations pay us to display ads for their products and services to you. By using our products, you agree that we can show you ads that we think will be relevant to you and your interests. We use your personal data to help us decide which ads to show you.
We do not sell your personal data to advertisers, and we do not share information that directly identifies you (such as your name, email address or other contact information) with advertisers unless you give us specific permission to do so. Instead, advertisers can tell us things like what kind of audience they'd like to show their ads to, and we show those ads to people who might be interested. We provide advertisers with reports on the performance of their ads to help them understand how people interact with the content they post. You can see Section 2 below for more information.
Services we provide
Our mission is to empower people to build communities and collaborate to bring distances closer. In order to advance this mission, we offer you the products and services described below:
Providing you with a personalized experience:
Your experience on MY-CLAN is different from that of anyone else: from the posts, stories, events, ads and other types of content you see in our News Feed or our video platform, to the MY-CLAN Pages you follow and other features you may use, such as Topics Trending MY CLAN Marketplace and search. We use the data we have, such as about your communications, choices and settings you make, what you share, and actions you take on and off our Products, to personalize your experience.
Providing the ability to communicate with the people and organizations you are interested in:
We help you find and connect with people, groups, businesses, organizations and more of your interests through the MY-CLAN products you use. We use the data we obtain to make suggestions to you and others, for example, groups to join, events to attend, pages on MY-CLAN to follow or message with, offers to watch, and people you may want to become friends with. Strong connections are an important foundation for building better communities, and we know that our services become even more useful when people connect with each other and with the groups and organizations they care about.
Empowering you to express yourself and communicate what matters to you:
We provide many ways for you to express yourself on MY-CLAN and communicate with friends, family and other people about things you care about, for example, sharing status updates, photos, videos and stories across the MY-CLAN products you use, sending messages to a friend or Multiple people, create events or groups, or add content to your profile. We have also developed, and continue to discover, new ways for people to use technology, such as augmented reality and 360° video to create more engaging and engaging content elements on MY-CLAN products.
Helping you explore content, products and services that you may be interested in:
We show you ads, offers, and other types of sponsored content to help you learn about content, products, and services offered by many other businesses and organizations that use MY-CLAN. Section 2 below explains this in more detail.
Confront harmful behavior and protect and support our community:
People will only be able to build a community on MY-CLAN products when they feel safe. That's why we employ dedicated teams from around the world and develop advanced technology systems to detect misuse of our products, harmful behavior towards others, and situations in which we can help to support and protect our community. If we become aware of such content or behavior, we will take appropriate action, for example, offering to provide assistance, removing content, removing or blocking access to certain features, disabling the account, or contacting law enforcement.
Using and developing advanced technologies in order to provide safe and operationally efficient services to all:
We use and develop advanced technologies, such as artificial intelligence, machine learning and augmented reality, so that people can use our products in complete safety regardless of their physical capabilities or geographical location. For example, such technologies help people with visual impairments to identify people or objects in photos or videos shared on MY-CLAN. We are also building advanced communications and networking technology to help more people connect to the Internet in areas with limited connectivity. We develop automated systems to improve our ability to detect and remove abusive and dangerous activities that could harm our community and the integrity of our products.
Find ways to improve our services even better:
We focus on research to develop, test and improve our products. This includes analyzing the user data we hold and learning how people use our products, for example
For example, by conducting surveys, testing new features, and discovering and solving problems.
Providing consistent and seamless experiences across all other MY-CLAN products:
Our products help you find and connect with the people, groups, businesses, organizations, and more that matter to you. We design our systems to give you a consistent and seamless experience For example, we use data associated with the people you interact with on MY-CLAN to make it easier for you to communicate with them on Messenger, and we allow you to connect with the business you follow on MY-CLAN via Messenger.
Sources of financing our services
Instead of charging you for using MY-CLAN and other products and services we offer, by using the MY-CLAN Products covered by these Terms, you agree that we can show you ads that businesses and organizations pay to promote on and off the Site We use your personal data, such as Information about your activity and interests, to show you ads that are most relevant to you.
Protecting people's privacy is very important to the design of the advertising system we use. This means that we can show you useful and relevant ads without letting advertisers know who you are. We do not sell your personal data. We allow advertisers to tell us things like what their business is about and what kind of audience they'd like to see their ads for (for example, people aged 18-35 who like to ride a bike). We then show their ads to people who might be interested.
We also provide advertisers with reports on the performance of their ads to help them understand how people interact with the content they post inside and outside MY-CLAN. For example, we provide advertisers with general information about demographics and interests (for example, that an ad was viewed by a 25-34-year-old woman who lives in Cairo who loves software engineering) to help them better understand their audience. We do not share information that identifies you (information such as your name or email address,
We collect and use your personal data to provide you the services described above.
Your commitments to MY-CLAN and our community
We provide these services to you and others to help advance our mission. In return, we want you to commit to the following:
Who can use MY-CLAN
When people support their opinions and actions, our society feels more secure and responsible. For this reason, you must:
Use the same name you use in your daily life.
Provide accurate information about yourself.
Create only one account (your own account) and use your diary for personal purposes only.
Never share your password, grant access to your MY-CLAN account to others, or transfer your account to anyone else (without our permission).
We always strive to enable all people in general to use MY-CLAN, however you cannot use MY-CLAN in the following circumstances:
if you are under 13 years of age (or the minimum legal age to use our products in your country).
If you have been convicted of sexual harassment or assault.
If we have previously disabled your account for violating our terms or policies.
If you are prohibited from receiving our products, services or programs under applicable laws.
WHAT YOU CAN SHARE AND DO IN MY-CLAN PRODUCTS
We want people to use MY-CLAN products to express themselves and share content that matters to them, but not at the expense of the safety and security of others or the integrity of our community. You therefore agree not to commit any of the behaviors described below (or to facilitate or assist others to do so):
You may not use our Products to do or share anything:
violates these Terms and other terms and policies that apply to your use of our products.
Illegal, misleading, discriminatory or fraudulent.
infringes or infringes another person's rights, including their intellectual property rights.
You may not upload viruses or malicious code or do anything that disables, impairs or impairs the proper operation or appearance of our Products.
You may not access or collect data from our Products using automated means (without our prior permission) or attempt to access data that you do not have access to.
We may remove or block access to content that violates these provisions.
If we remove content you've shared for violating our Community Standards, we will notify you and explain any options available to you to request a review, unless you seriously or repeatedly violate these Terms; or if doing so exposes us or others to legal liability; or harm our user community; jeopardize or impair the security of any of our services, systems, or products; or when we are unable to handle matters properly due to technical limitations; Or in cases where we are prohibited from doing so for legal reasons.
To help support our community,
The permissions you give us
We ask that you grant us specific permissions so that we can provide our services:
Permission to use and share content you create: Some content that you share or upload, such as images or videos, may be protected by intellectual property laws.
However, in order for us to provide our Services, we require that you grant us certain legal permissions (known as a "License") that allows you to use such Content. This is solely for the purposes of providing and improving our products and services as described in Section 1 above.
Specifically, when you share, post, or upload IP-protected content on or in our Products or in any way related to our Products, you grant us a non-exclusive international license
re-transferable, sublicensable, royalty-free to host, use, distribute, modify, run, copy, publicly display, translate, and create derivative works from Content.
You can delete content items individually or delete them all at once by deleting your account
Once content is deleted, it cannot be seen by other users, however it may still exist elsewhere on our systems for the following reasons:
Immediate deletion of Content cannot be performed due to technical limitations (in this case, your Content will be deleted within a maximum of 90 days from the time of its deletion);
Your Content has been used by other people in accordance with this License and they have not deleted it (in which case this License will continue to operate until such Content is deleted); or
The immediate deletion of the content limits our ability to:
To investigate or identify illegal activity or violations of the terms and policies we use (for example, to identify or investigate misuse of our products or systems).
Comply with a legal obligation, such as preserving evidence.
Comply with the request of a judicial, administrative, law enforcement or governmental authority.
In this case, the Content will not be retained for a longer period than is necessary for the purposes for which it was retained (the exact period varies on a case-by-case basis).
In each of the above cases, this license will continue to operate until all Content is deleted.
Permission to use your name, profile photo, and information about your actions in connection with ads and sponsored content: You give us permission to use your name, profile photo, and information about actions you have taken on MY-CLAN next to or in connection with ads, offers and other sponsored content that we display through our products, without giving you any compensation for it. For example, we may show your friends that you are interested in an event that has been advertised or that you have liked a page on MY-CLAN created by a brand that has paid us to display its ads on MY-CLAN. These ads can only be shown to people you give permission to see the actions you take on MY-CLAN products.
Permission to update software you use or download: If you download or use our software, you give us permission to download and install updates to the software whenever possible.
Restrictions on the use of our intellectual property rights
If you use content that is protected by intellectual property rights that we own and make available through our Products (for example, images, designs, videos or audio clips that we make available to you and that you add to content that you create and share on MY-CLAN), we reserve all rights towards such content elements (but we do not reserve the rights to your content elements). You must obtain our written permission (or permission under an open source license) to modify, create derivative works from, decompile, or otherwise attempt to extract our source code.