Preamble: This Agreement governs the relationship between the party who downloads this demo version of RapidEars (hereinafter: Licensee) and Politepix UG (haftungsbeschränkt), a duly registered company in Germany whose principal place of business is Paul-Lincke-Ufer 5, Berlin 10999, Germany (Hereinafter: Licensor). This Agreement sets the terms, rights, restrictions and obligations on using RapidEars (hereinafter: The Software) created and owned by Licensor, as detailed herein.
License Grant: Licensor hereby grants Licensee a Personal, Non-exclusive license, Without the rights to create derivative works, all within accordance with the terms and other legal restrictions set forth in this license.
Limited: Licensee may use Software for the purpose of:
Testing out the capabilities of the Software by linking its compiled code to a standalone binary iOS application of the type that can be downloaded from the iTunes App Store or Cydia for use by endusers (this expressly excludes the following uses: in a framework, as part of an operating system, as a plugin, as part of a web service, as part of a development kit for the creation of applications) that Licensee will not distribute.
Personal: Licensee may not sublicense, lease, rent or otherwise allow 3rd parties to use the Software, or any portions thereof.
With support & maintenance: Licensor shall provide Licensee support and maintenance as follows – 1 email support incident per valid registration of the demo. A valid registration is a registration that results in an actual verifiable person or corporation being registered with Politepix as a demo user, and which does not register the same actual person or corporation more than one time. Judgement of whether a person or corporation is verifiable remains with Politepix UG (haftungsbeschränkt).
Prohibition on Reverse Engineering, Decompilation, and Disassembly: You may not reverse engineer, decompile, or disassemble the Software.
Compliance with Applicable Laws: You must comply with all applicable laws regarding use of the Software.
Copyright: With the exception of any included code owned by a third party, as described under “Additional Licenses”, all title, including but not limited to copyrights, in and to the Software and any copies thereof are owned by Politepix UG (haftungsbeschränkt). All rights that are Politepix UG (haftungsbeschränkt)’s to grant that are not expressly granted are reserved by Politepix UG (haftungsbeschränkt).
Additional licenses: Portions of the The Software are based on source-code licensed under different licenses, as follows:
The CMU License
Copyright (c) 2012 Carnegie Mellon University. All rights reserved.
Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are met:
1. Redistributions of source code must retain the above copyright notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer.
2. Redistributions in binary form must reproduce the above copyright notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer in the documentation and/or other materials provided with the distribution.
This work was supported in part by funding from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency and the National Science Foundation of the United States of America, and the CMU Sphinx Speech Consortium.
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RapidEars uses the CMU Sphinx project: http://cmusphinx.sourceforge.net
Term & Termination: The Term of this license shall be until terminated. Licensor terminates this Agreement, including Licensee’s license in the case where:
Licensee was in breach of any of this license’s terms and conditions; or
Licensee otherwise entered into any arrangement which caused Licensor to be unable to enforce his rights under this License; or
Licensee assisted others in making use of the Software in breach of the terms and conditions of the Software.
In such event, Licensee must destroy all copies of the Software in his or her possession. Licensor may take any steps necessary to address any copyright infringement constituted by any continuing use of the framework, including unlicensed use of the framework being included as part the functional code of a shipping application.
Payment: The demo version of the software is free of charge. No right to distribute this software in any form is granted, so in order to include its code in a shipping app, it is necessary to license the full version of the framework. Use of the demo version in a shipping application shall be understood to be an agreement to pay the full licensing fee of the licensed version of the app.
Support: Software is provided with limited support, as detailed in this license agreement under “License Grant”. Licensor shall provide support via email and on regular business days and hours.
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