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Home Automation with HomeKit

Software License Agreement

1. General. 

(a) The software, documentation, interfaces, content and any data that came with the (“Software”), software updates or system restore software provided by Apple Inc., whether in App Store, on any other media or in any other form are licensed, not sold, to you by Jerome Tarantino (“The Author”) for use only under the terms of this License. The Author and its licensors retain ownership of the Software itself and reserve all rights not expressly granted to you. This license extends, but doesn’t replace, licenses required for using Apple services such as iCloud, HomeKit or other component of iOS Software (“iOS Software License”) or that come with devices used with this Software (“Accessories”). 

 

(b) The Author, at its discretion, may make available future Software updates. The Software Updates, if any, may not necessarily include all existing software features. The terms of this License will govern any Software updates provided by The Author that replace and/or supplement the original Software, unless such Software update is accompanied by a separate license in which case the terms of that license will govern.

 

2. Permitted License Uses and Restrictions.  

(a) Subject to the terms and conditions of this License, you are granted a limited non-exclusive license to use the Software. Except as permitted in a separate agreement between you and The Author, this License does not grant you any rights to use The Author proprietary interfaces and other intellectual property in the design, development, manufacture, licensing or distribution of third party devices and accessories, or third party software applications.

(b) You may not, and you agree not to or enable others to, copy (except as expressly permitted by this License), decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, attempt to derive the source code of, decrypt, modify, or create derivative works of the Software.

 

(c) You agree to use the Software in compliance with all applicable laws, including local laws of the country or region in which you reside or in which you download or use the Software. Features of the Software may not be available in all languages or regions, some features may vary by region, and some may be restricted or unavailable from your service provider. A Wi-Fi or cellular data connection is required for some features of the Software.

 

3. Consent to Use of Data. When you use the Software data provided or requested by HomeKit, Siri, iCloud or other iOS Software elements are used. This data includes, without limiting to, name and address of home, rooms or accessories used for controlling your home. This data is stored on your iOS device in encrypted form for the period of use of the Software. They are send to Apple services such as iCloud or Siri in accordance with Apple’s Privacy Policy, which can be viewed at: www.apple.com/legal/privacy/.

 

You may turn off iCloud by going to the HomeKit settings on your iOS Device. In this case data are no more sent to Apple’s iCloud service. You may turn off Siri by going to the Siri settings on your iOS Device. In this case data are no more sent to Apple’s Siri service. You may turn off location by going to the Software settings on your iOS Device. In this case the Software will not know your location.

 

4. Termination. This License is effective until terminated. Your rights under this License will terminate automatically or otherwise cease to be effective without notice from The Author if you fail to comply with any term(s) of this License. Upon the termination of this License, you shall cease all use of the Software. Sections 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7 of this License shall survive any such termination.

 

5. Disclaimer of Warranties. 

5.1     YOU EXPRESSLY ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT, TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, USE OF THE SOFTWARE AND ANY SERVICES PERFORMED BY OR ACCESSED THROUGH THE SOFTWARE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK AND THAT THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO SATISFACTORY QUALITY, PERFORMANCE, ACCURACY AND EFFORT IS WITH YOU. 

 

5.2     TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE SOFTWARE AND SERVICES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE”, WITH ALL FAULTS AND WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, AND THE AUTHOR AND THE AUTHOR’S LICENSORS (COLLECTIVELY REFERRED TO AS “THE AUTHOR” FOR THE PURPOSES OF SECTIONS 7 AND 8) HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH RESPECT TO THE  SOFTWARE AND SERVICES, EITHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND/OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, SATISFACTORY QUALITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ACCURACY, QUIET ENJOYMENT, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTY RIGHTS. 

 

5.3     THE AUTHOR DOES NOT WARRANT AGAINST INTERFERENCE WITH YOUR ENJOYMENT OF THE SOFTWARE AND SERVICES, THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN, OR SERVICES PERFORMED OR PROVIDED BY, THE SOFTWARE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, THAT THE OPERATION OF THE SOFTWARE AND SERVICES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT ANY SERVICE WILL CONTINUE TO BE MADE AVAILABLE, THAT DEFECTS IN THE SOFTWARE OR SERVICES WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE SOFTWARE WILL BE COMPATIBLE OR WORK WITH ANY THIRD PARTY SOFTWARE, APPLICATIONS OR THIRD PARTY SERVICES. INSTALLATION OF THIS SOFTWARE MAY AFFECT THE AVAILABILITY AND USABILITY OF THIRD PARTY SOFTWARE, APPLICATIONS OR THIRD PARTY SERVICES, AS WELL AS THE AUTHOR PRODUCTS AND SERVICES. 

 

5.4     YOU FURTHER ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THE SOFTWARE AND SERVICES ARE NOT INTENDED OR SUITABLE FOR USE IN SITUATIONS OR ENVIRONMENTS WHERE THE FAILURE OR TIME DELAYS OF, OR ERRORS OR INACCURACIES IN, THE CONTENT, DATA OR INFORMATION PROVIDED BY THE SOFTWARE OR SERVICES COULD LEAD TO DEATH, PERSONAL INJURY, OR SEVERE PHYSICAL OR ENVIRONMENTAL DAMAGE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE OPERATION OF NUCLEAR FACILITIES, AIRCRAFT NAVIGATION OR COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS, AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL, LIFE SUPPORT OR WEAPONS SYSTEMS. 

 

 

6. Limitation of Liability. TO THE EXTENT NOT PROHIBITED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHOR, ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS OR PRINCIPALS BE LIABLE FOR PERSONAL INJURY, OR ANY INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, CORRUPTION OR LOSS OF DATA, FAILURE TO TRANSMIT OR RECEIVE ANY DATA (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION COURSE INSTRUCTIONS, ASSIGNMENTS AND MATERIALS), BUSINESS INTERRUPTION OR ANY OTHER COMMERCIAL DAMAGES OR LOSSES, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO YOUR USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SOFTWARE AND SERVICES OR ANY THIRD PARTY SOFTWARE OR APPLICATIONS IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE  SOFTWARE OR SERVICES, HOWEVER CAUSED, REGARDLESS OF THE THEORY OF LIABILITY (CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE) AND EVEN IF THE AUTHOR HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR PERSONAL INJURY, OR OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THIS LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. In no event shall The Author’s total liability to you for all damages (other than as may be required by applicable law in cases involving personal injury) exceed the amount you paid on the App Store for the Software. The foregoing limitations will apply even if the above stated remedy fails of its essential purpose.

 

7. Controlling Law and Severability. This License will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, excluding its conflict of law principles. This License shall not be governed by the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods, the application of which is expressly excluded. If you are a consumer based in the United Kingdom, this License will be governed by the laws of the jurisdiction of your residence.  If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision, or portion thereof, to be unenforceable, the remainder of this License shall continue in full force and effect.