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Online Privacy, the online home of the Irish Software Developers Network, is very sensitive to the privacy concerns of visitors to our website. As a general policy, no personal information is automatically collected from visitors to the site. However, certain non personal information is recorded by the standard operation of our Internet servers. This information is primarily used to provide an enhanced online experience for the visitor. Information tracked includes but is not limited to, the type of operating system in use (e.g., Macintosh, Windows) and the type of browser being used by the visitor (e.g., Firefox, Safari, Internet Explorer). Other uses of this information include internal review of the number of visitors to the site, but only in an aggregate and non personally identifiable form. E-mail addresses and other personally identifiable data about visitors to this site are known only when voluntarily submitted. Personally identifiable information that may be collected is retained by us, but is not sold or otherwise transferred outside and The Irish Software Developers Network. This information is collected to help us better understand visitors' use of

Terms and Conditions of Use

This Website is owned and provided by The Irish Software Developers Network. Your use of this Website is subject to the following terms and conditions of's Legal Policy. Your use of the Website(s) constitutes your acceptance of these terms and conditions and your agreement to be bound by them. Please review's Legal Policy often. The terms and conditions may change at any time without notice.

Intellectual Property

All of what you see or hear on the Website including the trademarks, service marks, brand identities, characters, trade names, graphics, designs, copyrights, trade dress, and all other intellectual property (Content) is protected intellectual property of the Irish Software Developers Network and/or its' affiliates with all rights reserved. This includes the entire Content of the Website copyrighted and protected as a collective work. Your use of the Website is limited to personal and non-commercial use only unless other uses are granted expressly to you. You may download or make a single copy of material from the Website for your personal and non-commercial use, provided that the copyright notice (©Copyright 2003-2008 and the World Wide Web Address (http// are prominently displayed on the material. You may not copy, distribute, modify, transmit, reuse, re-post or otherwise display the Website Content for public or commercial purposes without the written permission of the Irish Software Developers Network for such use of Content.


The Content of the Website is presented only for the promotion of products available in Ireland unless otherwise specified. makes no representation or warranty that the Content of its Website are applicable or appropriate for use in any jurisdiction outside Ireland.

Disclaimer of Warranties

The Content of the Website may contain errors and inaccuracies. Changes to the Content of the Website are made periodically and without notice. Your use of the Website is at your risk. Neither or the Irish Software Developers Network or any of its affiliates will be liable for for any damages including direct, indirect, incidental, consequential or punitive damages, arising out of your access to or use of the Website. Without limiting the foregoing, everything on the Website is provided to you as is without warranty of any kind either expressed or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or title and non-infringement. Additionally, does not warrant that the website or the servers making the site available are virus free.


The Website may contain Links allowing you to leave the Site for other sites that are not under the control of is not endorsing any such Linked sites. is not responsible for the contents or transmission of any Linked Site or any Link contained in a Linked Site or that the Linked Sites are error and virus free.

Choice of Law and Enforcement

Your access to the Website as well as the terms and conditions and the agreement they create are governed and interpreted by the laws of Republic of Ireland only without regard for conflict of laws provisions.

Data Protection

We will treat any information which you provide to us, including personal information (which means data from which you can be identified, including your name, address, e-mail address), in accordance with the following terms and the provisions of the Irish Data Protection Act 1988 to 2003, or any amendment to it. The web server may automatically recognise the domain name and email address of users of its website and such information, if obtained, will be held in accordance with these terms. All such information will be held by, its duly authorised agents or contractors, for the purposes of enhancing and managing customer relationships. You agree that any information provided by you to us may be transferred outside Ireland and European Union countries to other countries which may have less stringent data protection regulations. Subject to the following clause, such information will not however be passed to any third party outside, its parent or group companies or affiliates. In the event of the sale or transfer of any of the assets or business of the to a third party, and notwithstanding any other provision of these terms and conditions, reserves the right, and users give their consent, to the transfer to such third party of such information referred to above. To remove your personal information from database or for any other queries in relation to the data protection policy, please email us at Promoter: The Irish Software Developers Network - First Floor, Hare Inn, Dublin Road, Tuam, Co Galway, Ireland. ©Copyright 2003-2008 To have access to certain services of the web site or to participate in various or the Irish Software Developers Network promotions or to receive a newsletter, you will be asked for your contact information. This includes first name, family name, geographical address, email and phone number.


We will not send you any unsolicited information, including email, except as mentioned below:
  1. We may send periodic member letters to announce important changes, new features, and news about other or Irish Software Developer Network information, products and services. You may opt-out of this service at any time by emailing
  2. We may contact you to conduct research about your opinion of current and prospective services and events via email surveys. Participation in these surveys is completely voluntary and the user therefore has a choice whether or not to disclose this information. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of this site. You may opt-out of this service at any time.
  3. We may from time to time contact you, on behalf of or its affiliates, about a particular offering that may be of interest to you, according to the information you provided to us. You may opt-out of this service at any time.
  4. We may from time to time contact you about the games and contests organized through Contact information will be used to notify the winners and award prizes. You may opt-out of this service at any time.