Terms & conditions

  1. Welcome to our Website

Qrious welcomes you to our website. By viewing and using this website you acknowledge that you have read and accept these Website Terms of Use (Website Terms).

In these Website Terms:

  • “you” means you, the person visiting and using our website, and
  • “our”, “we”, “us” or “Qrious” means Qrious Limited, a subsidiary of Spark New Zealand Trading Limited, or any of our related companies.
  1. Intellectual Property

Qrious owns all copyright and all other intellectual property rights in this site. Everything on this site is copyrighted unless otherwise noted. Qrious welcomes the use of this site for your non-commercial use only provided that you do not remove any copyright, trademark and other proprietary notices contained in the content.

We advise that you may not copy or display for redistribution to third parties or for commercial purposes any portion of this site without Qrious‘ express permission.

Your use of our website must not infringe the intellectual property rights of any person

  1. Links

At our discretion, we may include links to third-party sites on our website. These third-party sites have separate and independent terms and privacy policies. We have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

Qrious provides links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement, investigation or verification by Qrious of the linked site.
In accordance with Internet protocol, we require that you request the permission of Qrious to link to this site. If you would like to link to our site please contact us.

  1. Your use of this site

Access to and use of our website is not guaranteed and may be restricted or blocked without prior notice for maintenance, operational or technical reasons. You must not use this site or its contents in breach of any legislation or for any unlawful act or to damage or disrupt this site or any other Qrious website.

 

  1. Information about you

If you visit and use our website, then we collect and store the following information about your visit

  • the IP address of your machine when connected to the Internet and the domain name from which you are accessing the Internet
  • the operating system and the browser your computer uses, and any search engine you are using
  • your browsing behaviour
  • the date and time you are visiting
  • the URLs of the pages you visit
  • the domain name of the page you visit after leaving our website

We use this information to measure the number of visitors to different parts of the site and for various purposes connected with the provision of products and services, e.g. to measure the effectiveness of content or advertising.

Although we may publish aggregated information about usage patterns, we do not disclose information about individual machines or persons except for the reasons set out below in this section. We do not sell information which identifies you personally. We may gather more extensive information if we are concerned, for example, about security issues. If we think it is necessary, we can disclose information to relevant law enforcement authorities, such as the Police or the Department of Internal Affairs.

If you choose to provide us with personal information such as your email address, for example by filling out an electronic query, we will use the information to communicate with you in relation to the products and services which we provide to you or which we consider might be of interest to you. This may include email marketing.

You have the right to access to personal information we hold about you where it is stored in such a way that it can be readily be retrieved. If the personal information we hold about you is not accurate or complete, then you may ask us to correct it.

  1. Use of Cookies and Web Beacons

Cookies: This website places a cookie on the hard drive of your computer. A “cookie” is a file which allows Qrious to track and target the interests of users, and serve ads based on your prior visits to this website. We also use cookies to help us remember and save your preferences for future visits and compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future. At your discretion, Qrious may also store and access cookies on your machine to allow you to bypass the process of re-entering your username each time you access the Qrious Insights Portal.

The information we collect and share with third parties through cookies is aggregated and therefore anonymous (it does not include personal information which may identify you). The information may be used to serve you ads in relation to our products when you visit our website and third party websites.

You can delete cookies from your website browser at any time and also permit third parties to place or modify cookies on your computer or mobile device on our behalf. The third parties can use these “tracking cookies” (also known as “third party cookies”) to determine if you have visited certain pages on our site or other sites and may use tracking cookies to present targeted advertisements to you as you visit other sites. These tracking cookies do not contain personal information (though they do identify the computer or mobile device you use to visit the site) and you can configure your browser to reject tracking cookies.

While we recommend that users enable cookies on their browsers in order to enjoy all the features of this site, the decision remains in the hands of the individual. (The management of cookies will be different depending on each user’s PC – refer to your browser help menu for further information). Third party vendors, including Google, show our ads on sites on the Internet and use cookies to serve ads based on your prior visits to this website. You may opt out of Google’s use of cookies by visiting the Google advertising opt-out page. Alternatively you may opt out of cookies by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative opt out page

Web Beacons: We and third-party advertisers may use web beacons in connection with our Site. Some of our site pages contain web beacons in the form of clear .gif files, which are electronic images that allow for the collection of non-personally identifiable information about your interactions on our Site. Web beacons may be used to place advertisements, to understand Site traffic patterns and the number of visitors to our Site, and to measure the effectiveness of advertisements or email messages.

  1. Changes to these Terms

We may change these Website Terms at any time by changing or removing existing terms or adding new ones. Changes may take the form of completely new terms. We will tell you about any changes by posting updated terms on our website. Any change we make applies from the date we post it on the website.

  1. Law

This website is governed by, and is to be interpreted in accordance with, the laws of New Zealand.