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Our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy – Prepare to Fork

Like any hackers, we like reuse and dislike unnecessarily re-inventing the wheel*. So when we were writing our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy for Caliper, we wanted to make sure that we created documents that were under the Creative Commons license, so other startups could save time by re-using our work.

We also hate most legal docs, so our other goal was to make the docs readable. We tried our best to reduce the legalese and shorten the documents so it’s actually possible to read them and understand what they say.

In order to give our documents a permanent home, we recently put both our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy on GitHub’s Gist. Bonus: if you have an improvement, you can just fork and modify. Enjoy!

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Written by Ben

April 28, 2010 at 9:37 am