Terms of Use

These Terms of Use, along with our Privacy Policy govern your use of the website and other products and services offered by SmartUnlock (Services) or its affiliates.

Please review these Terms carefully before using the Services because they affect your rights. By using any of the Services, you accept these Terms and agree to be legally bound by them.

Copyright statement
Copyright in SmartUnlock (including but not limited to text, photographs, graphics and software) *unless otherwise stated* is owned by or licensed to the publishers, SmartUnlock. All rights are hereby reserved by SmartUnlock.

Users may access content in SmartUnlock solely for their own personal, non-commercial use. Users may not otherwise download or copy, store in any medium (including any other website), distribute, transmit, re-transmit, modify or show in public any part of SmartUnlock without the prior written consent of SmartUnlock unless agreed with by SmartUnlock.

Links to other sites
Our sites contain advertisements and links to other sites which allow users to leave our pages.

We are not responsible for the privacy practices, policies or the content of such websites.

You should be aware that cookies may be used by sites you visit via a link from our site and as such information relating to your browsing of our site may be accessible by third parties.

Affiliate links
Where relevant we will insert links to retailers in our articles to allow you to buy products that we recommend. In most cases these shopping links will contain a small piece of code that identifies to the retailer that you’ve come from SmartUnlock and by doing so allows them to send SmartUnlock a small bounty in return if you buy something.

Affiliate links have become a common practice in online publishing. The money allows us, alongside other methods, to pay for the high-quality journalism we invest in every day.

Our affiliate program functions independently of our editorial process and our editors do not benefit from picking out specific deals.

Buying and investment advice
We do not take any responsibility of losses occurred by following the advice given in our articles. You are solely responsible for your own decisions and investments you make. Any decision you make is purely your responsibility.

Promotional articles
SmartUnlock works with a number of companies to create promotional, paid for, articles that are written in collaboration with the company in question. A SmartUnlock promotion will always be clearly marked at the top of the article, and does not impact on the editorial process of our other articles, reviews, features or buyer’s guides. Some of the links in the article may record clicks to be able to report how effective the SmartUnlock promotion has been with our readers.

Reader conduct
You agree that when using the SmartUnlock you will not post or otherwise transmit Content which violates the rights of a third party or which is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, argumentative, flaming, hateful, offensive harassing, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, indecent, libellous, invasive of another’s privacy or contains any illegal content.

We also ask you not to attempt to harvest Content or IP addresses or attempt to upload software that would destroy or limit the functionality of this website.

You acknowledge that you are solely responsible for maintaining a secure password for the purpose of gaining access to the commenting sections of this Website.

Commenting on SmartUnlock
​Information, data, text, music, software, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages or other materials may be posted or uploaded (in public or privately) on to designated areas of the SmartUnlock site by users and members of the public.

Any information, data, text, music, software, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages or other materials which are posted or uploaded on to SmartUnlock via users or otherwise transmitted through this website is referred to as “User Generated Content”.

SmartUnlock does not control User Generated Content and, as such, is not responsible for it in any way whatsoever. In particular, SmartUnlock does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of such User Generated Content. SmartUnlock shall have the right (but not the obligation) in its sole discretion to delete, edit, lock, move or remove any Content without notice.

If you upload, post or otherwise transmit any User Generated Content to a public part of SmartUnlock you are wholly responsible for it. You also grant SmartUnlock and its partners an irrevocable, perpetual, royalty­ free right to use, distribute, copy, edit, adapt, license, distribute, transmit, publish, publicly perform or display any such User Generated Content in any form or medium anywhere in the World; and irrevocably and unconditionally waive any moral rights or similar rights you have in any User Generated Content pursuant to the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (as amended, superseded or replaced from time to time) (the “Act”) or equivalent legislation anywhere in the World.

SmartUnlock privacy policy
If you provide information to SmartUnlock on or through this Website, SmartUnlock will use it in accordance with the terms of its p​rivacy policy. ​That privacy policy forms part of these Terms and Conditions and by using this Website you acknowledge and agree that you have read and accept the terms of that privacy policy.

We only send you emails based on what you’ve asked for, like our email newsletter.

If you don’t want to receive our newsletter any longer you can stop it via a link in the email we’ve sent you.

If you do not want to receive emails or other information we’ve contacted you about you can unsubscribe at any time.