Last updated October 3, 2022
The services are operated by the Naomi Prawer Kadar Foundation Inc. (“we,” “us”). If you have any questions concerning our Services or the respective operator(s), you may contact us at the following address:
71 W 23rd Street, 17th Floor
New York, NY 10010
CHANGES TO OUR SERVICES In our sole discretion and without prior notice or liability, we may discontinue, modify or alter any aspect of the Services and suspend, discontinue, delete, modify, or remove any content or functionality offered in the Services from time to time. In addition, in the future, we may charge users for certain content or functionality which may be presently available for free.
All product, brand and company names and logos used on the Services are the trademarks or registered trademarks (including, but not limited to the registered trademark “YiddishPOP”) of their respective owners. Any use of any of the marks appearing on the Services, whether or not owned and/or operated by us is strictly prohibited (unless you first receive our express written consent or the consent of the owner of the mark, as appropriate).
You may not use metatags or any other "hidden text" utilizing "YiddishPOP" or any other name, trademark, service mark or product or service name of YiddishPOP without our prior written permission. In addition, the look and feel of the Services, including all page headers, custom graphics, button icons and scripts, is the service mark, trademark and/or trade dress of YiddishPOP and may not be copied, imitated or used, in whole or in part, without our prior written permission. Reference to any products, services, processes or other information, by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, supplier or otherwise does not constitute or imply endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation thereof by us.
The Use License does not allow you to: (i) download (other than as necessary for page viewing) or modify the Services or the Content, or any portion thereof, except with our express prior written consent; (ii) reproduce, distribute, duplicate, republish, copy, sell, resell or otherwise exploit or make any commercial use of the Services or the Content; (iii) collect and use any of our offerings, product listings, descriptions thereof or otherwise attempt to or download and/or copy user account information for benefit of another or in violation of the Use License; (iv) make any derivative use of the Services or the Content; (v) use any data mining or reverse engineering tools, spiders, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools; (vi) frame or utilize framing techniques or caches to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) located on the Services, including that of YiddishPOP.
Notwithstanding the above, certain Content is made available for download or printing (such as Lessons). You may print or download the page, file or the available material, as applicable, solely for your personal, non-commercial use subject to the Use License.
THE CONTENT; SUBMISSION OF FEEDBACK AND USE OF OUR SERVICES
We attempt to provide accurate descriptions of the Content. However, we do not warrant that product descriptions or other parts of the Content are accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free. If Content is materially misrepresented, your sole remedy is to cease use of that Content and to notify us of the purported error.
Children. YIDDISHPOP does not knowingly collect personal information from anyone under the age of 13.
Certain functionalities of our Services, such as the “Contact Us” page, may allow you to submit certain types of information and feedback (“Feedback”). You acknowledge and agree that we do not guarantee any confidentiality with respect to any Feedback you submit.
COPYRIGHT POLICY AND COMPLAINTS We respect the intellectual property of others. If you believe that any material on our Services infringes upon any copyright that you own or control, please send us a notification of such infringement containing the following information:
- An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright or other intellectual property interest;
- A description of the copyrighted work or other intellectual property that you claim has been infringed;
- A description of where the material that you claim is infringing can be found on our Services;
- Your address, telephone number, and email address;
- A statement that you believe that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
- A statement by you at the bottom of your notification exactly as follows: “I hereby declare, under penalty of perjury, that the above information is accurate and that I am the copyright or intellectual property owner or authorized to act on behalf of the copyright or intellectual property owner.”
Send the notification to us as follows:
The Naomi Foundation (YiddishPOP)
71 W 23rd Street, 17th Floor, New York, NY 10010
In accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act and other applicable laws, we have adopted a policy of terminating accounts and/or pursuing other remedies, at our sole discretion, if we suspect that the account holder has infringed the intellectual property rights of any third party.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
THE SERVICES INCLUDING THE CONTENT AND ALL INFORMATION, MATERIALS, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU ARE PROVIDED BY US ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS, UNLESS OTHERWISE SPECIFIED IN WRITING. WE MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THE SERVICES OR THE CONTENT, INFORMATION, MATERIALS, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SERVICE, UNLESS OTHERWISE SPECIFIED IN WRITING. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK.
TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, WE DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE SERVICES, THE CONTENT, INFORMATION, MATERIALS, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SERVICES IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. IN NO EVENT SHALL WE OR ANY OF OUR AFFILIATES, SUPPLIERS OR THEIR RESPECTIVE MEMBERS, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, SHAREHOLDERS, PARTNERS OR AGENTS BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF BUSINESS INFORMATION, OR ANY OTHER PECUNIARY LOSS) ARISING FROM THE USE OF THE SERVICES OR FROM THE CONTENT, INFORMATION, MATERIALS, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SERVICES, WHETHER THE DAMAGES ARISE FROM USE OR MISUSE OR RELIANCE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICES OR ANY OF THE CONTENT, INFORMATION, MATERIALS, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SERVICES, OR WHETHER THEY ARISE FROM THE INTERRUPTION, SUSPENSION, MODIFICATION, ALTERATION, OR TERMINATION OF ANY SERVICES OR ANY CONTENT, INFORMATION, MATERIALS, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SERVICES. IN NO EVENT SHALL OUR TOTAL MAXIMUM AGGREGATE LIABILITY UNDER THESE TERMS EXCEED THE AMOUNT ACTUALLY PAID, IF ANY, TO US BY THE INJURED PARTY. IN ANY JURISDICTION THAT DOES NOT ALLOW FOR THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR FOR A TOTAL MAXIMUM AMOUNT, OUR LIABILITY OR LIABILITY OF ANY OF OUR MEMBERS, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, SHAREHOLDERS, PARTNERS, AFFILIATES, AGENTS, SUPPLIERS, CUSTOMERS OR LICENSEES SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
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Last updated October 3, 2022
Children Under Age 13:
We do not knowingly collect any personal information from anyone under the age of 13. If we learn that we have inadvertently collected any personally identifiable information from a user under 13, we will take steps to promptly delete it. If you believe we have inadvertently collected personally identifiable information from a user under 13, please contact us at email@example.com
Contact information for newsletter and surveys: On the YiddishPOP Contact Us page, adult users may choose to sign up for newsletters, promotional offerings, or participation in surveys, all of which require contact information. The submitted contact information will be used for promotional purposes, and you may opt-out at any time. An opt-out link or instructions on how to opt-out will be included at the bottom of such messages. Registration for newsletters, promotional offerings, and surveys participation are not intended for minors.
Information we collect when you contact us: When you send us messages through our system or by email or through other online platforms, we collect the information you provide, including your message and any contact information you include. We use and retain such information to respond to your request, facilitate support to you in the future and to optimize our support services. We will respond once to messages from children under age 13 and then we delete those messages and any personally identifiable information contained in them.
Feedback: Certain features we offer include an option to provide us with feedback. The feedback feature does not identify the user submitting it. If we receive personally identifiable information through a feedback form we take steps to immediately delete that information. We reserve the right to use feedback for any purpose with no obligation to you.
Information Collected Automatically
We automatically receive and record information on our server logs from a user’s browser. This may include the IP address, pages of YiddishPOP visited, the time spent on those pages, and access times and dates. We use this information to better display our Services, maintain a user’s session, identify the country the user is located in, monitor, analyze use of and administer YiddishPOP, and to better tailor it to your needs. We may also use this information to serve advertising to adult users.
To collect this information, we use technological tools including:
Cookies. A cookie is a small data file sent from a website or application and stored on your computer or device. Cookies allow us to recognize your browser when you return to YiddishPOP, remember your login information, enable access to paid content and monitor potential account misuse. Cookies also allow us to better understand how you interact with YiddishPOP and to monitor aggregated usage. You can set your browser to detect some cookies, to stop accepting cookies or to prompt you before accepting a cookie. Disabling our cookies will prevent access to paid content and limit some of the functionalities within our Services. To learn more about browser cookies, including how to manage or delete them, look in the Tools, Help or similar section of your web browser, or visit allaboutcookies.org.
Pixel Tags. A pixel tag (also known as a “clear GIF” or “web beacon”) is a tiny image – typically just one-pixel – that we place in our marketing emails, newsletters, promotional offerings and surveys. We use pixel tags and line tracking to analyze the effectiveness of our marketing campaigns.
By using our Services, you agree to our use of these tracking technologies.
Note that if you wish to opt out, you will need to do so separately for each of your devices and for each web browser you use. You may also manage certain advertising cookies by visiting the EU-based Your Online Choices at http://www.youronlinechoices.eu/. You may also be able to limit interest-based advertising through the settings on your mobile device by selecting “limit ad tracking” (iOS) or “opt-out of interest based ads” (Android). You may also be able to opt-out of some – but not all – interest-based ads served by mobile ad networks by visiting http://youradchoices.com/appchoices and downloading the mobile AppChoices app.
You may opt out of promotional messaging at any time as described in the Opt Out section below.
If you have subscribed to receive marketing messaging from us, or if you receive an unwanted email from us, you can opt-out of receiving future emails by clicking the opt-out link in the email or alternatively by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Opt out” in the subject line. We will process your request within a reasonable time after receipt. Note that you will continue to receive operational emails regarding the products or services you are subscribed to.
We may subscribe to various third parties’ Yiddish learning education market information and databases, for example databases of Yiddish school contacts. We use this data to learn about the industry we serve, to improve our services and for direct marketing. Some third-parties may provide us pseudonymized information about you (such as demographic information or sites where you have been shown ads) from offline and online sources that we may use to provide you more relevant and useful advertising.
How We Share Your Information
We may provide Personally Identifiable Information to our partners, business affiliates, and third party service providers who work for us and operate some of its functionalities. These may include hosting services and companies that provide marketing emails on our behalf. These third parties service providers are bound contractually to practice commercially reasonable security measures and to use your Personally Identifiable Information solely as it pertains to the provision of their services. They do not have the independent right to share your Personally Identifiable Information or use it for any unrelated purposes.
We reserve the right to disclose personally identifiable information if we are required to do so by law, or if we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect your safety or others' safety, investigate fraud, and/or comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, subpoena, or legal process.
We may share email addresses collected when registering to free trials with third parties business partners for marketing purposes when the individual has opted in to receive such communication. You may opt out of promotional messaging at any time as described in the Opt Out section above.
- Email at email@example.com
- Mail at The Noami Prawer Kadar Foundation, Inc. 71 W 23rd Street, 17th Floor, New York, NY 10010
- Message through https://yiddishpop.com/en/contact
YiddishPOP Intellectual Property Notice
YiddishPOP website is brought to you by the Naomi Prawer Kadar Foundation, Inc., for personal use only, based on a license between FWD Media Inc. d/b/a BrainPOP and the Naomi Prawer Kadar Foundation, Inc.
All materials available on the YiddishPOP website are protected by copyright laws and international copyright treaty provisions. All the material has been posted for personal viewing purposes only. Users are not authorized to download or transmit any of these materials electronically, or to otherwise reproduce any of the materials in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical.
© 2009-2022 BrainPOP and/or related companies. All rights reserved.
“YiddishPOP” logo is a registered trademark of BrainPOP IP LLC. “YiddishPOP” is also a trademark of the same company. “Moby” images and other characters are trademarks of FWD Media Inc. and BrainPOP IP LLC. The above is a non-exhaustive list of trademarks and service marks included in the YiddishPOP website. The omission of any trademark or service mark from this list does not constitute a waiver of trademark or other intellectual property rights in such marks.
YiddishPOP website is partially based on methods included in the following patent:
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING SCALABLE EDUCATIONAL CONTENT
Presented are a system and method for providing a graphical user interface (GUI) based modular platform having educational content. The method includes providing an interactive GUI on a computing device accessible by a user, receiving a first indication of a language being studied, displaying a GUI layer presenting a selection of level, unit, activity, and/or lesson, receiving a lesson selection, and computing a rating or score of the user's performance for the lesson. The system includes a control module, a language parser accessing content within repositories and providing language specific content, a syntax rule base providing language specific rules to the language parser, a lesson format base providing a lesson style to the control module, and a speech recognition system evaluating a user's utterance for pronunciation and sentence structure accuracy.
Covered by: US Patent No. 9,378,650