Welcome to trendhub,
a groundbreaking platform blending the world of Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) with social media and community-driven innovation. trendhub offers a vibrant space for users to engage, share, and explore within the NFT landscape.
Section 1 – Introduction
Core Features of trendhub:
- NFT Rating System: trendhub introduces a unique system where NFT owners can showcase their digital assets in community-based polls. Users participate in voting to determine the NFTs with the highest potential, making the platform a hub for discovering and recognizing valuable digital art and assets.
- Social Media Integration: As a social media platform, trendhub nurtures a community around NFTs. Users can engage in discussions, share insights, and connect over various topics, games, polls, and competitions related to NFTs.
- Community Engagement and Voting: Every user has the power to influence trends in the NFT market through voting in our polls. This community-driven approach ensures that the most admired and valued NFTs are highlighted based on collective user input.
- Interactive Content Display: trendhub boasts an interactive and immersive content display system. Our platform uses a 3D carousel for showcasing NFTs and related content, ensuring an engaging and informative user experience.
- Hub Creation and Management: Users have the opportunity to create their own ‘hubs’ – dedicated spaces for specific topics or themes. These hubs can be tailored for various purposes, from hosting discussions to organizing competitions or games. Hub creators can define the scope, duration, and access (public or private) of their hubs, fostering a personalized and controlled environment for community engagement.
- Transparent and Equitable Transactions: We prioritize fairness and transparency in all transactions on trendhub. Voting in polls involves the transfer of tokens in a secure manner, with a clear and equitable system for the distribution of rewards.
- Data-Driven Insights: Post-poll, trendhub employs sophisticated algorithms to translate engagement data (votes, rankings, comments) into meaningful insights, offering valuable metrics like sales potential and value scores for NFTs.
Acceptance of Terms:
By using trendhub, you agree to these Terms and Conditions. If you do not consent to any of these terms, you should not use our platform. We reserve the right to amend these terms, and your continued use of trendhub following any changes indicates your acceptance of those changes.
trendhub requires users to be at least 18 years old or have legal parental or guardian consent. By agreeing to these Terms, you affirm that you are capable of entering into and adhering to this agreement.
Section 2 – Acceptance of Terms
2.1 Agreement to Terms
By accessing, browsing, or otherwise using the trendhub platform (hereafter referred to as “the Platform”), you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions (the “Terms”). These Terms constitute a binding legal agreement between you, whether personally or on behalf of an entity (“you”) and trendhub (“we,” “us,” or “our”).
2.2 Changes to Terms
We reserve the right to modify or replace these Terms at any time at our sole discretion. All changes are effective immediately upon posting and apply to all access to and use of the Platform thereafter. Your continued use of the Platform following the posting of revised Terms means that you accept and agree to the changes. You are expected to check this page frequently so you are aware of any changes, as they are binding on you.
2.3 Electronic Communication
By using the Platform, you consent to receive electronic communications from us. These electronic communications may include notices about applicable fees and charges, transactional information, and other information concerning or related to the Platform. You agree that any notices, agreements, disclosures, or other communications that we send to you electronically will satisfy any legal communication requirements, including that such communications be in writing.
To access or use the Platform, you must be able to form a legally binding contract with us in accordance with applicable law. The Platform is not available to users who have been suspended or removed from the Platform by trendhub for any reason. By using the Platform, you represent that you have the legal capacity and agree to comply with these Terms.
2.5 Acceptance of Risk
You acknowledge that participating in NFT transactions involves risk. By using the Platform, you accept such risks and agree that trendhub is not responsible for the acts or omissions of users on the Platform.
2.6 Account Registration and Responsibility
If you create an account on the Platform, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer. You agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password.
2.7 Compliance with Laws
You agree to comply with all applicable local, state, national, and international laws, statutes, ordinances, and regulations applicable to your use of the Platform and your purchase, solicitation of offers to purchase, and sale of NFTs.
2.8 Third-Party Services
trendhub may contain links to third-party websites or services that are not owned or controlled by trendhub. We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party websites or services.
Section 3: Description of Services
3.1 Overview of trendhub Services
trendhub operates as a community-driven platform that offers an NFT (Non-Fungible Token) rating system and serves as a social media hub for various topics, games, questions, polls, and competitions. Our services are designed to facilitate interaction, voting, and engagement within the community regarding digital assets and NFTs.
3.2 NFT Rating and Poll Participation
- 3.2.1 NFT Submission: Users can submit their NFTs for inclusion in polls. Each NFT submission must comply with our content guidelines and intellectual property policies.
- 3.2.2 Poll Mechanism: In each poll, community members vote on NFTs based on potential and value. The polls are equipped with functionalities allowing users to view the NFT owner’s followers and detailed descriptions of each NFT.
- 3.2.3 Voting System: Each user is entitled to one vote per poll. Votes are cast by depositing tokens into the poll’s account. The outcome of the poll influences the distribution of these tokens.
3.3 Content Display and Interaction
- 3.3.1 Carousel Feature: The platform features a 3D carousel for displaying NFTs, which users can interact with using a mouse or touch gestures. The carousel provides a dynamic and engaging way to browse and interact with content.
- 3.3.2 Content Information: Beneath each featured NFT, information such as the title, vote count, engagement data, and creator’s details are displayed.
- 3.3.3 Comment Functionality: Users can post comments on NFTs or topics. A dropdown menu allows users to specify the content their comment pertains to.
3.4 Hub Creation and Management
- 3.4.1 Hub Creation: Users can create “hubs” for various purposes, including discussions, competitions, or games. Each hub has customizable attributes such as title, duration, and content items (images, audio files, etc.).
- 3.4.2 Privacy Settings: Hubs can be set as private (invite-only) or public. This setting determines the accessibility of the hub to the trendhub community.
- 3.4.3 Financial Aspects: Hub creators may fund their hubs, and the distribution of these funds is based on user engagement and poll outcomes.
3.5 Token Use and Distribution
- 3.5.1 Token Deposit: Participation in polls requires the deposit of tokens. These tokens are held in the poll’s account until the poll concludes.
- 3.5.2 Distribution of Tokens: Upon poll conclusion, tokens are distributed among participants based on their engagement and the success of the NFTs they supported.
3.6 Modifications and Updates
trendhub reserves the right to modify, enhance, or discontinue any aspect of its services at any time. Changes will be communicated to users through the platform or via email.
Section 4 – User Registration and Accounts
4.1 Account Creation
- Eligibility: To register an account on trendhub, you must be at least 18 years old or the age of majority in your jurisdiction, whichever is higher. By creating an account, you represent and warrant that you meet this age requirement.
- Account Information: When creating an account, you agree to provide accurate, current, and complete information as requested in the registration form. You are responsible for keeping this information up-to-date.
- Account Security: You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account login credentials and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your account. trendhub is not liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this security obligation.
- Account Types: trendhub may offer different types of accounts with varying features and functionalities. The specific terms and access rights of each account type will be communicated at the time of registration or upgrade.
4.2 Account Use and Responsibilities
- Personal Use: Your account is for personal use only and may not be used for any commercial purpose without the explicit permission of trendhub.
- One Account per User: Each individual is allowed to create and maintain only one account. Duplicate accounts or shared accounts are not permitted.
- Prohibited Activities: You may not use your account to engage in illegal activities, violate any applicable laws or regulations, infringe upon the rights of others, or conduct activities that are harmful, fraudulent, deceptive, or offensive.
- Reporting Misuse: If you become aware of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security, you agree to notify trendhub immediately.
4.3 Suspension and Termination
- Violation of Terms: trendhub reserves the right to suspend or terminate your account if you are found to be in violation of these Terms and Conditions or any other policies set forth by trendhub.
- Inactive Accounts: trendhub reserves the right to terminate or suspend inactive accounts after a prolonged period of inactivity, as determined by trendhub.
- Consequences of Termination: Upon termination of your account, your right to use the trendhub platform ceases immediately. You acknowledge that trendhub is under no obligation to retain or provide you with copies of any content, information, or data associated with your account.
4.4 Account Modifications
- Changing Account Details: You may change or update your account details through the account settings feature on the trendhub platform.
- Account Deletion: You may request the deletion of your account by contacting trendhub support. Upon verification and processing of your request, your account and associated data will be deleted in accordance with trendhub’s data retention policy and applicable laws.
Section 5 – NFT Submission and Poll Participation
5.1 NFT Submission Process
- Eligibility: Users wishing to submit Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) to trendhub must be registered members and comply with all platform guidelines.
- Submission Requirements: Each NFT submission should include a clear image, a detailed description, title, and any relevant attributes or metadata. The user must have legal ownership or the right to represent the NFT they submit.
- Approval Process: Submitted NFTs undergo a review process. trendhub reserves the right to reject any NFT submission that does not meet our quality standards or violates intellectual property rights.
- Responsibilities of Submitters: Users submitting NFTs are responsible for the accuracy of the information provided and must ensure compliance with copyright and other relevant laws.
5.2 Participation in Polls
- Voting Rights: Each registered user is entitled to one vote per poll. Votes are cast using the platform’s designated mechanism.
- Token Deposit for Voting: To participate in a poll, users must deposit a specified number of tokens into the poll’s account. This amount is specified for each poll and is non-refundable.
- Fair Play: Users must engage in polls in a fair and honest manner. Any manipulation of votes or use of unfair tactics is strictly prohibited and may result in account suspension or termination.
5.3 Poll Conduct
- Poll Duration: Each poll has a set start and end time. The duration of each poll will be clearly communicated on the platform.
- Transparency: During the poll, real-time results will be visible to all users. However, final results will be confirmed and announced only after the poll’s closure.
- User Engagement: Users are encouraged to engage with NFTs by commenting and sharing their opinions. All comments must adhere to community guidelines and be respectful.
5.4 Outcome of Polls
- Winning Criteria: The NFTs receiving more than 50% of the total votes in a poll will be declared winners. The criteria for winning may be adjusted for specific polls, and such adjustments will be communicated beforehand.
- Token Distribution: At the end of a poll, tokens deposited will be distributed among the winning participants in accordance with a pre-defined distribution key.
- Data Utilization: Data obtained from polls (such as vote counts, rankings) will be used to calculate a sales potential score and a value score for the NFTs, aiding in investment decisions.
5.5 Amendments and Cancellation
- Poll Amendments: trendhub reserves the right to amend poll rules or criteria as necessary. Any changes will be communicated to users in advance.
- Poll Cancellation: In exceptional circumstances, trendhub may cancel a poll. In such cases, deposited tokens will be returned to the participants.
- Platform Liability: trendhub is not liable for any losses incurred by participants due to poll outcomes.
- User Liability: Users are liable for any breaches of these terms and may be subject to penalties, including but not limited to, forfeiture of tokens, suspension, or termination of account.
Section 6 – Content Display and Interaction
6.1 Content Display
- Carousel and Content Representation: On trendhub, content is dynamically showcased through a 3D carousel. This feature is accessible across both desktop and mobile platforms, enabling users to interact with content using mouse controls or touchscreen gestures. The carousel, upon stopping, highlights a central piece of content, ensuring focused visibility for selected items.
- Content Information Display: Directly beneath the highlighted content, essential information such as the title, and the total number of likes or votes received at the end of the poll, are prominently displayed. This serves to provide immediate context and engagement metrics for users.
- Dynamic Information Boxes: Accompanying the primary content display are three distinct information boxes:
- Left Box (Engagement Data): This box displays the engagement data related to the content, including the number of followers of the content creator and overall engagement metrics for the NFT or content.
- Middle Box (Content Description): Positioned directly below the main content, this box offers a detailed description of the content, allowing users to understand the context and background of the NFT or content.
- Right Box (Comments): This box is dedicated to displaying comments specific to the content or general comments about the overall topic. Users have the option to select the content they wish to comment on via a drop-down menu.
6.2 User Interaction
- Commenting and Engagement: Users are encouraged to actively participate by posting comments. The platform offers a streamlined process for selecting the specific content to comment on, fostering targeted and relevant discussions.
- Sharing Mechanism: Below the information boxes, a sharing button is available, enabling users to share the content from the poll or topic on other social media platforms. This feature is designed to extend the reach of content and engage broader audiences.
- Token and Link Display: The total number of tokens or links contributed by users in the poll is displayed beneath the sharing buttons. This feature offers transparency and insight into the level of engagement and participation in the poll.
- Content Reporting and Moderation: trendhub is committed to maintaining a respectful and lawful environment. Users can report content that they find inappropriate or offensive. trendhub reserves the right to review and, if necessary, remove such content.
6.3 Community Guidelines
- Respectful Interaction: Users are expected to engage respectfully and constructively. Harassment, hate speech, and other forms of offensive behavior will not be tolerated.
- Intellectual Property: Users must respect the intellectual property rights of others. Content that infringes upon these rights is prohibited and subject to removal.
- Accuracy of Information: Users are expected to provide accurate information in their comments and interactions. Misleading or false information is against the platform’s policy.
6.4 Amendments and Updates
- trendhub reserves the right to modify these content display and interaction guidelines as necessary. Users will be notified of significant changes through the platform’s communication channels.
Section 7 – Hub Creation and Management
7.1 Hub Creation
- 7.1.1 Users of trendhub have the ability to create “Hubs” – interactive spaces for community engagement on various topics, including but not limited to games, surveys, and competitions.
- 7.1.2 To create a Hub, users must complete the Hub Creation Form on the trendhub platform, providing necessary details like title, theme, and duration of the Hub.
- 7.1.3 Each Hub must have clearly defined parameters, including the purpose (discussion, competition, survey, etc.), start and end dates, and the nature of content (images, audio files, code, etc.).
- 7.1.4 Hub Creators can choose to make their Hub private (accessible only via invitation code) or public.
7.2 Content and Items in Hubs
- 7.2.1 Each item within a Hub must be accompanied by an image, description, title, and relevant attributes.
- 7.2.2 Creators are responsible for ensuring that all content within their Hub adheres to intellectual property laws and trendhub’s community guidelines.
7.3 Accessibility and Privacy
- 7.3.1 The decision to make a Hub private or public must be specified at the creation stage.
- 7.3.2 Private Hubs require an invitation code for access, ensuring controlled participation as per the Hub Creator’s preference.
7.4 Financial Aspects
- 7.4.1 Hub creators have the option to inject funds into their Hub’s balance, which can be utilized for various purposes, including prize distribution.
- 7.4.2 The distribution of funds from the Hub’s balance is contingent upon participant engagement and outcomes within the Hub.
- 7.4.3 trendhub is not responsible for the management of funds within a Hub, and all financial transactions are subject to the terms of the payment processor used.
7.5 User Engagement and Rewards
- 7.5.1 Hub creators may set up rewards or incentives for participants based on engagement or performance within the Hub.
- 7.5.2 The criteria for rewards distribution must be clearly defined and communicated to participants at the beginning of the Hub activity.
7.6 Data Collection and Usage
- 7.6.1 Data collected from Hub activities, such as user preferences and interactions, will be used by Hub creators to gain insights and may influence future content or product development.
7.7 Responsibility and Compliance
- 7.7.1 Hub creators are solely responsible for the content and activities within their Hub.
- 7.7.2 trendhub reserves the right to remove or disable access to any Hub that violates these terms, our community guidelines, or applicable laws.
7.8 Changes and Cancellation
- 7.8.1 Hub creators can modify certain aspects of their Hub post-creation, subject to limitations set by trendhub.
- 7.8.2 In the event of cancellation or significant alteration of a Hub, participants must be notified promptly.
7.9 Disputes and Resolution
- 7.9.1 Any disputes arising within a Hub are to be resolved by the Hub creator. trendhub may offer mediation assistance but is not obligated to intervene.
- 7.9.2 trendhub holds no liability for disputes arising within or related to Hubs.
- 7.10.1 trendhub reserves the right to terminate any Hub if it fails to comply with these terms or for any other reason deemed necessary for the integrity and safety of the platform.
Section 8 – User Conduct and Obligations
8.1 Compliance with Laws
- Users must comply with all applicable laws and regulations while using the trendhub platform. This includes, but is not limited to, laws related to copyright, privacy, and online conduct.
8.2 Prohibited Activities
- Users are strictly prohibited from engaging in any form of harassment, discrimination, or behavior that is threatening, abusive, or harmful to others.
- The use of the platform for any fraudulent activities, including but not limited to impersonation, money laundering, or illegal transactions, is forbidden.
- Users must not disseminate or upload viruses, worms, or any other malicious code that may harm the platform or compromise the security and privacy of other users.
- Any attempts to gain unauthorized access to other users’ accounts, data, or the platform’s underlying infrastructure are strictly prohibited.
8.3 Content Restrictions
- Users must ensure that all content uploaded, including NFT descriptions, comments, and any other user-generated content, complies with intellectual property laws. Uploading content that infringes on others’ copyrights or other proprietary rights is not allowed.
- Content that is defamatory, obscene, pornographic, or offensive is not permitted on the platform.
- Users must refrain from posting any content that promotes hatred, violence, or illegal activities.
8.4 Interaction with Other Users
- Users should interact with other members of the trendhub community respectfully and professionally.
- Any form of bullying, intimidation, or exploitation of other users is strictly against the platform’s policies.
- Privacy of other users should be respected; sharing of another user’s personal information without their consent is prohibited.
8.5 Accuracy of Information
- Users are responsible for ensuring the accuracy of the information they provide on the platform, including personal details and content related to NFTs.
- Misrepresentation of any information, whether intentionally or unintentionally, that could mislead other users or affect the platform’s operations is not allowed.
8.6 Commercial Use
- While trendhub facilitates NFT transactions, users are prohibited from using the platform for unauthorized commercial activities, such as unauthorized advertising or solicitation.
8.7 Compliance with Platform Policies
- Users must adhere to all other platform-specific policies and guidelines as updated from time to time, including but not limited to privacy policies, NFT submission guidelines, and voting rules.
8.8 Reporting Violations
- Users are encouraged to report any violations of these terms to trendhub’s administration. trendhub reserves the right, but not the obligation, to monitor and enforce these terms.
8.9 Consequences of Violation
- Violations of these User Conduct and Obligations may result in a range of actions, including but not limited to warnings, suspension of account privileges, or permanent banning from the platform.
- trendhub reserves the right to take legal action against users who commit unlawful acts or infringements of these terms.
Section 9 – Intellectual Property Rights
9.1 Ownership and Rights
- User Content: Users retain all intellectual property rights in the content they submit, post, or display on trendhub, including but not limited to images, text, and digital assets. trendhub does not claim any ownership rights in such user content.
- Platform Content: Except for user-submitted content, all content present on trendhub, including but not limited to the site’s design, text, graphics, and interfaces, is the property of trendhub and is protected by intellectual property laws.
9.2 User License to trendhub
- By submitting, posting, or displaying content on trendhub, users grant trendhub a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, modify, display, distribute, and publish such content for the purpose of operating, promoting, and improving our services. This license is for the sole purpose of enabling trendhub to provide its services and does not permit trendhub to sell or otherwise distribute user content outside of these purposes.
- This license continues even if a user stops using our services unless the user actively removes their content from the platform.
9.3 User Responsibilities
- Users warrant that they have the right to post their content and that such content does not infringe upon the intellectual property rights of any third party.
- Users are responsible for securing any necessary permissions or licenses for any third-party content included in their submissions.
- Users agree not to post content that infringes upon the intellectual property rights of others, including copyrights, trademarks, and patents.
9.4 Infringement Claims
- If a user or a third party believes that their intellectual property rights have been infringed upon by content posted on trendhub, they should notify trendhub at [insert contact email] with a detailed description of the alleged infringement.
- Upon receiving a valid infringement claim, trendhub will investigate the matter and take appropriate action, which may include removing the infringing content from the platform.
- trendhub reserves the right to disclose the identity of users to third parties who claim that their intellectual property rights have been infringed upon by user content.
Users agree to indemnify and hold harmless trendhub from any claims, damages, liabilities, costs, and expenses (including attorney fees) arising from their violation of someone else’s intellectual property rights.
9.6 Modifications to Content
trendhub reserves the right, at its discretion, to modify or remove content if it violates these Terms, especially regarding intellectual property rights, without prior notice to the user.
Section 10 – Data Privacy and Cookies
10.1 Data Privacy
- Personal Information: When you use trendhub, we may collect personal information such as your name, email address, and any other information you choose to provide. The collection and use of this information are for the purpose of providing and improving our services, communicating with you, and ensuring the security of our platform.
- Usage Data: We automatically collect information when you access and use trendhub, including but not limited to your IP address, browser type, operating system, the pages or features of trendhub that you browse and the time spent on those pages or features, the frequency of your use of the services, and other statistics.
- Purpose of Data Collection: The data collected is used to enhance user experience, improve our services, develop new features, protect against fraud and misuse, and comply with legal obligations.
- Data Sharing: We do not sell or rent personal information to third parties. However, we may share your information with third-party service providers who perform services on our behalf, such as hosting, data analysis, payment processing, information technology, and related infrastructure provision, customer service, email delivery, and auditing.
- User Rights: You have the right to access, correct, update, or request deletion of your personal information. You can also object to the processing of your personal information, ask us to restrict the processing of your personal information, or request portability of your personal information.
10.2 Cookies and Tracking Technologies
- Types of Cookies Used: We use session cookies (which expire once you close your web browser) and persistent cookies (which stay on your device for a set period or until you delete them). This includes cookies for logging in, session management, security, and analytics.
- Third-Party Cookies: We may also use various third-parties cookies to report usage statistics of the service, deliver advertisements on and through the service, and so on.
- Cookie Management: Most web browsers allow you to refuse or accept cookies. Please note that blocking cookies may have a negative impact on the functionality of many websites, including trendhub.
- Analytics and Advertising: We may use third-party Service Providers to monitor and analyze the use of our service or to show advertisements to you to help support and maintain our service.
10.3 Consent and Opt-Out Options
- Opt-Out Options: You have the option to opt-out of having your personal information used for certain purposes. For instance, if you don’t wish to receive marketing material from us, you can select the opt-out link in our emails.
Section 11 – Hyperlinking and External Links
11.1 Hyperlinking to Our Content
- Authorized Linking: The following entities may create hyperlinks to our Web site without prior written approval:
- Government agencies;
- Search engines;
- News organizations;
- Online directory distributors when listing us in the directory;
- Systemwide Accredited Businesses, excluding soliciting non-profit organizations, charity shopping malls, and charity fundraising groups.
- Linking Conditions: These organizations may link to our home page, publications, or other website information so long as the link:
- Is not misleading;
- Does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement, or approval of the linking party and its products or services;
- Fits within the context of the linking party’s site.
- Protected Organizations: We may consider and approve link requests from commonly-known consumer and/or business information sources, associations or groups representing charities, online directory distributors, internet portals, accounting, law and consulting firms, educational institutions, and trade associations.
- Approval Process: If you are interested in linking to our website, you must inform us by sending an e-mail to [[email protected]]. Please include your name, organization name, contact information, the URL of your site, and a list of URLs from which you plan to link to our site.
11.2 Hyperlinking from Our Content
- Third-party Links: Our Service may include materials from third-parties and links to third-party websites that are not affiliated with us. We do not warrant the accuracy of third-party content and will not have any liability or responsibility for any third-party materials, products, or services.
- User Discretion Advised: We are not responsible for examining or evaluating the content or accuracy of external sites. Users should review the third-party’s policies and practices and ensure they understand them before engaging in any transaction.
11.3 No Framing
Without prior approval and express written permission, you may not create frames around our Web pages or use other techniques that alter the visual presentation or appearance of our website.
11.4 Reservation of Rights
We reserve the right at any time, in its sole discretion, to request the removal of all links or any particular link to our website. You agree to immediately remove all links to our website upon such request.
11.5 Content Liability
We shall not be held responsible for any content that appears on your website. You agree to protect and defend us against all claims arising out of or based upon your website. No link(s) may appear on any page on your website or within any context containing content that may be interpreted as libelous, obscene, criminal, or which infringes, otherwise violates, or advocates the infringement or other violation of, any third party rights.
Section 12 – USER COMMENTS, FEEDBACK, AND OTHER SUBMISSIONS
12.1 User Contributions
trendhub provides interactive areas where users can express opinions and share ideas and information. We value your participation and encourage you to interact with the community.
12.2 Responsibility for Comments
You are solely responsible for the comments and other content that you post. trendhub is not responsible for the content or accuracy of any information, and shall not be responsible for any decisions made based on such information.
While we do not have the obligation to monitor comments, we reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to moderate, screen, or edit without notice any content posted on trendhub, and to remove any content at any time and for any reason.
12.4 Prohibited Content
Comments should not contain:
- Obscene, defamatory, libelous, offensive, violent, hateful, inflammatory, or otherwise objectionable material.
- Promotion of illegal or harmful activities or substances.
- Personal attacks, insults, or defamation.
- Unsolicited promotions, political campaigning, or commercial messages (SPAM).
- Private information of any third party including, without limitation, addresses, phone numbers, email addresses, Social Security numbers, and credit card numbers.
12.5 Grant of License
By posting or adding any content onto trendhub, you grant trendhub a perpetual, worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, transferable license to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display, and perform that content in connection with the service provided by the website and across different media including the promotion of the site or the service.
12.6 Representation and Warranties
By submitting comments, you represent and warrant that:
- You own or control all rights to the content and it does not infringe the rights of any third party.
- The content is accurate and not misleading.
- Use and posting of the content you supply does not violate these Terms and will not violate any rights of, or cause injury to, any person or entity.
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless trendhub and its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, consultants, agents, and representatives from any and all third party claims, losses, liability, damages, and/or costs (including reasonable attorney fees and costs) arising from your access to or use of the site, your violation of these Terms, or your infringement of any intellectual property or other rights of any person or entity.
If you send us specific feedback, ideas, or suggestions, either through email, posting on the site, or otherwise, you agree that such feedback is not confidential and becomes the property of trendhub, which trendhub can use without restriction and without compensating you.
12.9 Reporting Inappropriate Content
We encourage users to report any content they believe violates these Terms using the reporting tools available on the site or by contacting us directly.
Section 13 – Transaction and Payment Policies
13.1 General Transaction Guidelines
- Eligibility: Users must be registered on trendhub and have a valid account to initiate or participate in any transactions.
- NFT Participation: Only NFTs that meet trendhub’s submission criteria are eligible for participation in polls and other related activities.
- Token Usage: Users must possess sufficient tokens in their accounts to participate in voting, bidding, or any other transactional activities on trendhub.
13.2 Voting and Poll Participation
- Voting Process: Each user is entitled to one vote per poll, which requires a token deposit.
- Token Deposit: Upon voting, the equivalent number of tokens will be temporarily moved from the user’s account to the poll’s account.
- Vote Finality: Once cast, votes cannot be altered or withdrawn.
13.3 Transaction of Tokens
- Token Distribution: At the end of each poll, tokens in the poll’s account will be distributed among the winners based on a predetermined distribution key.
- Winner Determination: Winners are users who voted for NFTs that receive more than 50% of the total votes in a poll.
- Distribution Process: Token distribution to winners will be automated and subject to the rules encoded in the trendhub smart contract.
13.4 Financial Transactions
- Hub Balance Top-Up: Hub creators can top up their hub balance with money to facilitate prize distribution or other hub-related activities.
- Transaction Fees: trendhub may charge a nominal fee for certain transactions, including but not limited to NFT submissions, hub creations, and token purchases.
13.5 Revenue Sharing and Distribution
- Profit Sharing: Users who participate in polls and vote for popular NFTs may receive a share of the tokens from the losing side, based on the poll’s results.
- Distribution Mechanism: The distribution of profits will be in accordance with the smart contract’s predefined rules and the poll’s outcome.
13.6 Refunds and Cancellations
- Refund Policy: All token transactions are final. Refunds are not available except in cases of technical errors attributable to trendhub.
- Cancellation of Polls: In the event of poll cancellation due to unforeseen circumstances, tokens will be returned to the users’ accounts.
13.7 Dispute Resolution
- Dispute Handling: In case of disputes related to transactions, trendhub will facilitate resolution based on the platform’s policies and smart contract terms.
- User Cooperation: Users are required to cooperate in the dispute resolution process and provide necessary information as requested by trendhub.
13.8 Changes to Transaction Policies
- Policy Amendments: trendhub reserves the right to modify these transaction and payment policies at any time. Users will be notified of significant changes through their registered email or via platform notifications.
- Acceptance of Changes: Continued use of trendhub services after changes to these policies constitutes acceptance of the new terms.
- Limitation of Liability: trendhub is not liable for any loss incurred by users due to their participation in transactions, except in cases of proven negligence or misconduct by trendhub.
- Responsibility of Users: Users are responsible for ensuring they understand the terms of each transaction and for managing their accounts and tokens appropriately.
Section 14 – Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability
14.1.1 trendhub provides its services “as is” and “as available” without any warranties of any kind, expressed or implied, including but not limited to warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement. trendhub does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or timeliness of the information, material, products, or services available through the platform.
14.1.2 trendhub makes no warranty that the platform will meet your requirements, be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free, or that defects, if any, will be corrected.
14.1.3 trendhub is not responsible for technical, hardware, or software failures of any kind; lost or unavailable network connections; or incomplete, garbled, or delayed computer transmissions.
14.1.4 Under no circumstances will trendhub be liable for any damages or injury that result from the use of the materials on this site, and the user assumes full responsibility for all costs associated with all necessary servicing or repairs of any equipment used in connection with trendhub’s services.
14.2 Limitation of Liability
14.2.1 trendhub, including its directors, employees, agents, or contractors, shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential, or exemplary damages, including but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, goodwill, use, data, or other intangible losses, resulting from:
- (i) the use or the inability to use the service;
- (ii) unauthorized access to or alteration of your transmissions or data;
- (iii) statements or conduct of any third party on the service;
- (iv) or any other matter relating to the service.
14.2.2 trendhub’s total liability to you in connection with any claim arising out of or relating to the service shall not exceed the amount paid by you to trendhub during the twelve (12) month period immediately preceding the date on which the claim arose.
14.2.3 The limitation of liability reflects the allocation of risk between the parties. The limitations specified in this section will survive and apply even if any limited remedy specified in these terms is found to have failed its essential purpose.
14.2.4 Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of certain warranties or the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages. Accordingly, some of the above limitations may not apply to you.
14.3.1 You agree to indemnify and hold trendhub, its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, and other partners and employees, harmless from any loss, liability, claim, or demand, including reasonable attorney’s fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of the service in violation of these Terms and Conditions and/or arising from a breach of these Terms and Conditions and/or any breach of your representations and warranties set forth above.
14.4.1 By using trendhub’s services, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by these disclaimer and limitation of liability terms.
Section 15 – Amendments to Terms and Conditions
15.1 Updates and Revisions
- trendhub reserves the right to update, change, modify, add or remove portions of these Terms and Conditions at any time without prior notice. It is your responsibility to periodically review these Terms for updates/changes. Your continued use of the platform after the posting of changes will mean that you accept and agree to the revisions.
15.2 Notification of Changes
- Whenever significant changes are made to these Terms, trendhub will make reasonable efforts to notify users via email, platform notifications, or other reasonable methods. However, it is ultimately your responsibility to be aware of any changes.
15.3 Acceptance of Revised Terms
- By continuing to use trendhub’s services after changes are made and communicated, you agree to be bound by the revised Terms. If you do not agree with the modified Terms, your only recourse is to discontinue the use of trendhub’s services.
15.4 Documentation of Changes
- A historical record of all amendments will be maintained and made accessible on the trendhub platform for your reference. The date of the latest revision will be indicated at the top of the Terms and Conditions.
15.5 Your Responsibility
- You acknowledge that it is your responsibility to understand and comply with the most current version of the Terms and Conditions. Ignorance of the current Terms does not exempt you from their binding nature.
15.6 Impact on Agreements and Transactions
- Changes to the Terms and Conditions will not retroactively alter any agreements or transactions completed prior to the implementation of said changes, unless specifically required by law.
15.7 Feedback and Suggestions
- trendhub welcomes your feedback and suggestions for improvements to these Terms. However, any feedback or suggestions submitted will not create any legal obligation for trendhub.
15.8 Legal Precedence
- In the event of any inconsistency or conflict between the previous and the updated version of the Terms and Conditions, the most recent version shall prevail.
Section 16 – GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICTION
- Governing Law: These Terms and Conditions, and any separate agreements whereby we provide you services, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Germany. All matters relating to your access to or use of trendhub, including all disputes, will be governed by the laws of Germany without regard to its conflicts of laws provisions.
- Jurisdiction: You agree that any legal action or proceeding between trendhub and you for any purpose concerning these Terms and Conditions or the parties’ obligations hereunder shall be brought exclusively in a federal or state court of competent jurisdiction sitting in Germany.
- Dispute Resolution:
- Negotiation: In the event of any dispute, claim, question, or disagreement arising from or relating to these Terms and Conditions or the breach thereof, the parties hereto shall use their best efforts to settle the dispute, claim, question, or disagreement. To this effect, they shall consult and negotiate with each other in good faith and, recognizing their mutual interests, attempt to reach a just and equitable solution satisfactory to both parties.
- Mediation: If they do not reach such a solution within a period of 60 days, then, upon notice by either party to the other, disputes, claims, questions, or disagreements shall be finally settled by mediation administered by the German Mediation Association under its rules before resorting to arbitration, litigation, or some other dispute resolution procedure.
- Arbitration: In the event that a dispute between trendhub and a user is not resolved through negotiation or mediation, the dispute shall be resolved by binding arbitration administered by the German Arbitration Association. The arbitration proceedings shall be conducted in the English language and located in Berlin, Germany.
- Legal Compliance: You agree to comply with all applicable domestic and international laws, statutes, ordinances, and regulations regarding your use of our service and your listing, purchase, solicitation of offers to purchase, and sale of items.
- Consumer Protection Laws: For users who are consumers, not businesses, consumer protection laws of their country of residence may apply, and they may have the right to bring legal proceedings in their local jurisdiction.
- Modification of Dispute Resolution: trendhub reserves the right to make changes to this dispute resolution provision, but changes will not apply to disputes that arose before the effective date of the amendment. This dispute resolution provision will survive the termination of any or all of your transactions with trendhub.
Section 17 – Contact Information
Inquiries and Support: For any questions, concerns, or support needs related to the use of trendhub, its services, or these Terms and Conditions, please reach out to our dedicated support team.
Response Time: We strive to respond to all inquiries within a reasonable timeframe, typically within 4 Business Days. Our support team is available during business hours CET 9 hours, and we are committed to providing efficient and helpful service.
Feedback and Suggestions: We welcome and value your feedback or suggestions regarding our platform and services. Please send your thoughts and ideas to our feedback channel at [email protected].
Technical Assistance: For technical support issues, such as account access problems, transaction errors, or platform functionality, please contact our technical support team at [email protected].
Legal Correspondence: Any legal correspondence, including but not limited to, notices under these Terms and Conditions, claims, and legal notifications, should be directed to:
- Legal Department
- Wrangelstr. 86, 10997 Berlin
- Email: [email protected]
Media and Press Inquiries: For media-related inquiries, please contact our public relations team at [email protected].
Partnership Opportunities: For partnership or collaboration opportunities, please contact our business development team at [email protected].
Emergency Contact: In the event of a security breach or other urgent matters, please use our emergency contact at [email protected].
Updates to Contact Information: Please note that our contact information may be updated periodically. We recommend checking this section regularly for the most current contact details.