Co-Founder Profile: Alex Westphal

BITCADE Co-Founder, Alex Westphal

As 1/2 of the Founding Team behind BITCADE Podcast App, Alex has leveraged a love of Podcasting and Creator Empowerment to help design and implement BITCADE App.

Since 2021, BITCADE has served as both a Podcast app and a monetization platform-alternative for Audio and Video Podcast Creators who seek to monetize their creative work.

Find Alex on Twitter at @alexaustinw

BITCADE Podcast App Terms of Service/EULA

Terms of Service
Agreement
Prepared for: CephaloTech, Ltd.

  1. Terms and Conditions
    Last updated: July 3, 2022
    These Terms and Conditions (“Terms”, “Terms and Conditions”) govern your relationship with
    the BITCADE mobile app and associated websites of BITCADE services (the “Service”)
    operated by CephaloTech, Ltd. Canada (“us”, “we”, or “our”).
    Your access to and use of the Service is based on your acceptance of and compliance with
    these Terms. These Terms apply to all visitors, users and others who access or use the
    Service.
    By accessing or using the Service you agree to be bound by these Terms and accept all legal
    consequences. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, in whole or in part, please do not use the Service.
  2. Purchases
    If you wish to purchase any product or service made available through the Service
    (“Purchase”), you may be asked to supply certain information relevant to your Purchase
    including, without limitation, your credit card number, the expiration date of your credit card,
    your billing address, and your shipping information.
    You represent and warrant that: (i) you have the legal right to use any credit card(s) or other
    payment method(s) in connection with any Purchase; and that (ii) the information you supply to us is true, correct and complete.
    By submitting such information, you grant us the right to provide the information to third parties for purposes of facilitating the completion of Purchases.
    We reserve the right to refuse or cancel your order at any time for certain reasons including but not limited to: product or service availability, errors in the description or price of the product or service, error in your order or other reasons.
    We reserve the right to refuse or cancel your order if fraud or an unauthorised or illegal
    transaction is suspected. We will not be held responsible or liable for any failure for the
    Purchase to complete, or any resulting loss or damages to you.
  3. Availability, Errors and Inaccuracies
    In order to provide exceptional service, and accuracy, we regularly update the products and
    services on the Service.
    We cannot and do not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of any information, including
    prices, product images, specifications, availability, and services. We reserve the right to change or update information and to correct errors, inaccuracies, or omissions at any time without prior notice.
    Despite our best efforts, the products or services available on our Service may have an error
    regarding the price, be inaccurately described, or be unavailable.
    We may experience delays in updating information on the Service and in our advertising on
    other websites.
  4. Content
    Our Service allows you to post, link, store, share and otherwise make available certain
    information, text, graphics, videos, or other material (“Content”). You are responsible for the
    Content that you post to the Service, including its legality, reliability, and appropriateness.
    By posting Content to the Service, you grant us the right and license to use, modify, publicly
    perform, publicly display, reproduce, and distribute such Content on and through the Service.
    You retain any and all of your rights to any Content you submit, post or display on or through the Service and you are responsible for protecting those rights. You agree that this license includes the right for us to make your Content available to other users of the Service, who may also use your Content subject to these Terms.
    You represent and warrant that: (i) the Content is yours (you own it) or you have the right to use it and grant us the rights and license as provided in these Terms, and (ii) the posting of your Content on or through the Service does not violate the privacy rights, publicity rights, copyrights, contract rights or any other rights of any person.
    We reserve all rights to block or remove communications or materials that we determine to be:
    (a) abusive, defamatory, or obscene; (b) fraudulent, deceptive, or misleading; (c) in violation of a copyright, trademark or, other intellectual property right of another or; (d) offensive or otherwise unacceptable to us in our sole discretion.
    You acknowledge that, by providing you with the ability to view and distribute user-generated
    content on the Service, we are merely acting as a passive conduit for such distribution and is
    not undertaking any obligation or liability relating to any contents or activities on the Service.
  5. Accounts
    When you create an account with us, you must provide us information that is accurate,
    complete, and current at all times. Failure to do so constitutes a breach of the Terms, which
    may result in immediate termination of your account on our Service.
    You are responsible for safeguarding the password that you use to access the Service and for
    any activities or actions under your password, whether your password is with our Service or a
    third-party service.
    You agree not to disclose your password to any third party. You must notify us immediately
    upon becoming aware of any breach of security or unauthorized use of your account.
    You may not use as a username the name of another person or entity or that is not lawfully
    available for use, a name or trade mark that is subject to any rights of another person or entity other than you without appropriate authorization, or a name that is otherwise offensive, vulgar or obscene.
  6. Intellectual Property
    The Service and all contents, including but not limited to text, images, graphics or code are the property of CephaloTech, Ltd. and are protected by copyright, trademarks, database and other intellectual property rights. You may display and copy, download or print portions of the material from the different areas of the Service only for your own non-commercial use, or to place an order with CephaloTech, Ltd. Any other use is strictly prohibited and may violate copyright, trademark and other laws. These Terms do not grant you a license to use any trademark of CephaloPod or its affiliates. You further agree not to use, change or delete any proprietary notices from materials downloaded from the Service.
  7. Links To Other Web Sites
    The Service may contain links to third-party web sites or services that are not owned or
    controlled by Cephalotech, Ltd.
    CephaloTech, Ltd. has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy
    policies, or practices of any third party web sites or services. You further acknowledge and
    agree that CephaloTech, Ltd. shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any
    damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on
    any such content, goods or services available on or through any such websites or services.
    We strongly advise you to read the terms and conditions and privacy policies of any third-party web sites or services that you visit.
  8. Termination
    We may terminate or suspend access to our Service immediately, without prior notice or liability, for any reason whatsoever, including, without limitation, if you breach the Terms.
    All provisions of the Terms shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership
    provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability.
    Upon termination, your right to use the Service will immediately cease. If you wish to terminate your account, you may simply discontinue using the Service.
  9. Indemnification
    You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless CephaloTech, Ltd., its principals, officers,
    directors, representatives, employees, contractors, licensors, licensees, suppliers and agents,
    from and against any claims, losses, damages, losses, obligations, costs, actions or demands.
    These include but are not limited to: (a) legal and accounting fees resulting from your use of the Service; (b) your breach of any of these Terms; (c) anything you post on or upload to the
    Service; and (d) any activity related to your account. This includes any negligent or illegal
    conduct by you, any person or entity accessing the Service using your account whether such
    access is obtained via fraudulent or illegal means.
  10. Limitation Of Liability
    CephaloTech, Ltd., its directors, employees, partners, agents, suppliers, or affiliates, shall not
    be liable for any loss or damage, direct or indirect, incidental, special, consequential or punitive damages, including without limitation, economic loss, loss or damage to electronic media or data, goodwill, or other intangible losses, resulting from (i) your access to or use of the Service; (ii) your inability to access or use the Service; (iii) any conduct or content of any third-party on or related to the Service; (iiv) any content obtained from or through the Service; and (v) the unauthorized access to, use of or alteration of your transmissions or content, whether based on warranty, contract, tort (including negligence) or any other claim in law, whether or not we have been informed of the possibility of such damage, and even if a remedy set forth herein is found to have failed of its essential purpose.
  11. Disclaimer And Non-Waiver of Rights
    CephaloTech, Ltd. makes no guarantees, representations or warranties of any kind as regards
    the website and associated technology. Any purportedly applicable warranties, terms and
    conditions are excluded, to the fullest extent permitted by law. Your use of the Service is at your sole risk. The Service is provided on an “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABLE” basis. The Service is
    provided without warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement or course of performance, except as provided for under the laws of any province in Canada. In such cases, the provincial law shall apply to the extent necessary.
    CephaloTech, Ltd. its subsidiaries, affiliates, and its licensors do not warrant that a) the Service will function uninterrupted, secure or available at any particular time or location; b) any errors or defects will be corrected; c) the Service is free of viruses or other harmful components; or d) the results of using the Service will meet your requirements.
    If you breach any of these Terms and CephaloTech, Ltd. chooses not to immediately act, or
    chooses not to act at all, CephaloTech, Ltd. will still be entitled to all rights and remedies at any later date, or in any other situation, where you breach these Terms. CephaloTech, Ltd. does not waive any of its rights. CephaloTech, Ltd. shall not be responsible for any purported breach of these Terms caused by circumstances beyond its control. A person who is not a party to these Terms shall have no rights of enforcement.
    You may not assign, sub-license or otherwise transfer any of your rights under these Terms.
  12. Exclusions
    As set out, above, some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of certain warranties or the
    exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, so the limitations
    above may not apply to you. Laws of the territories where BITCADE Podcast App is available to download may apply to certain products and service provided.
  13. Governing Law
    These Terms shall be governed by, and interpreted and enforced in accordance with, the laws
    in the Province of Ontario and the laws of Canada, as applicable.
    If any provision of these Terms is held to be invalid or unenforceable by a court of competent
    jurisdiction, then any remaining provisions of these Terms will remain in effect. These Terms
    constitute the entire agreement between us regarding our Service, and supersede and replace any prior agreements, oral or otherwise, regarding the Service.
  14. Changes
    We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify or replace these Terms at any time. If a
    revision is material we will make reasonable efforts to provide at least 30 days’ notice prior to
    any new terms taking effect. What constitutes a material change will be determined at our sole discretion.
    By continuing to access or use our Service after those revisions become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised terms. If you do not agree to the new terms, in whole or in part, please stop using the website and the Service.
  15. DATA COLLECTION: USER DATA COLLECTED IS USED FOR ACCOUNT PERSONALIZATION, ANALYTICS, AND SECURITY PURPOSES ONLY, AND IS NOT MAINTAINED BY BITCADE Podcast App NOR ITS OWNERS FOLLOWING ACCOUNT DELETION. SEE #16 TO LEARN ABOUT ACCOUNT DELETION.
  16. ACCOUNT DELETION: YOUR ACCOUNT CAN BE DELETED AT ANY TIME. THIS WILL FULLY REMOVE YOUR ACCOUNT AND ALL OF ITS INFORMATION FROM THE BITCADE Podcast App’s SERVERS, AND IS IRREVERSIBLE. EMAIL ALEX@CEPHALOTECH.NET AT ANY TIME TO REQUEST USER PROFILE DELETION. REQUESTS WILL BE FULFILLED WITHIN 24 HOURS.
  17. Contact Us
    If you have any questions about these Terms, please contact us at the email addresses provided below (copy and paste both together as Recipient for most timely repsonse): Alex@cephalotech.net

Facebook Data Collection, Privacy Policy and User Information Deletion Instructions – Updated 7/03/2022

  1. DATA COLLECTION: BITCADE, it’s Owners and its subsidiaries do not claim or collect information from User Facebook accounts, outside of the profile/identity validation process offered by the Facebook login API.
  2. PURPOSE FOR DATA COLLECTION: Facebook Data that is collected is User ¹Name, ²Profile Photo, and ³login-Token permission information, only. This data is used solely to generate a personalized user profile and login Tokens. THERE IS NO OTHER USE FOR THIS INFORMATION. THERE IS NO OTHER INFORMATION COLLECTED FROM YOUR FACEBOOK PROFILE. SEE #3 TO LEARN HOW TO REMOVE THIS INFORMATION FROM BITCADE APP.
  3. Any information imported by the platform following Facebook login can be edited by the User at any time. ACCOUNT DELETION: User accounts can also be deleted at any time, which will terminate any and all connection from the Facebook profile to the BITCADE platform. ACCOUNT DELETION REQUESTS MAY BE SUBMITTED TO ALEX@CEPHALOTECH.NET AT ANY TIME. REQUESTS WILL BE PROCESSED WITHIN 24 HOURS OF RECEIPT.
  4. Your authenticated user information and account details can be fully deleted by BITCADE Administrators at any time. Please EMAIL ALEX@CEPHALOTECH.NET from the same email that’s tied to your account, and request profile deletion. We will have the profile deleted within 24 hours after the initial request is made.
  5. Upon deletion, any information uploaded by the User to the platform will also be deleted by default. THIS INFORMATION WILL BE DELETED PERMANENTLY AND WILL NOT BE STORED AS HARD DATA, NOR CAN IT BE USED FOR ANALYTICS PURPOSES ONCE THE ACCOUNT HAS BEEN DELETED.
  6. If you have uploaded content that is important to you, save it on your own before you request deletion. We are not legally liable for lost information due to profile deletion request.
  7. For comprehensive information further to the liability of the Platform, please refer to the Terms of Service at BITCADE Terms of Service/EULA – cephalotech.net

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Join the Moment of Disruption

Comprising of a two-person Team from the UK and Canada, CephaloTech was started as the parent organization to several projects, one of which has already become reality in CephaloPod.

You can download CephaloPod for Android and iOS at the links below:

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.cephalopod.cephalopod&hl=en_US&gl=USu

https://apps.apple.com/no/app/cephalopod-podcast-player/id1551158160#?platform=iphone


For any questions or feedback, please contact alex@cephalotech.net

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