Please read this Terms and Conditions document carefully. It contains very important information about your rights and obligations, as well as limitations and exclusions that may apply to you. This document contains a dispute resolution clause.
The use of this site is governed by the policies, terms and conditions set forth below.
Geppetto and User Designs
Subject to the these terms and conditions, you grant Gumstix a limited, non-transferable license to make, have made, use, sell, reproduce, distribute and display your Design as required to (i) manufacture hardware based on your Design, either at your request or at the request of your explicit or implicit designee ], and (ii) share your Design with third parties of your choosing. If you ask Gumstix to manufacture [hardware] based on your Design, your order is subject to Gumstix's standard ordering terms, and you are solely responsible to pay Gumstix all fees associated with your order.
When you use our made-to-order service Geppetto, you are providing us with information related to a potential hardware design ("Design"). By default, your Design is private, and we will not share your Design with any third party except as required to build the Design. However, you can also choose to share your Design with specific third parties that you select or the entire Gumstix community. Please be careful not to share any design that you wish to keep private, as Gumstix has no control over any third parties with whom you share a design.
Terms and Conditions
In exceptional circumstances, Gumstix may, at its sole discretion, accept returns for items, provided they are unopened in their original packaging, and issue a refund minus a 15% restocking fee. You must have an RMA number before returning a shipment.
Pricing Policies and Payment Methods
Online Pricing Policy
Online orders placed at www.gumstix.com must be prepaid using a credit card. Once the order is placed, the customer's credit card will be charged for the purchase amount by www.authorize.net. In reference to the Federal Trade Commission, the ship date for back ordered items can be up to 12 weeks. As per PCI compliance, Gumstix does not see or retain credit card information provided by the customer.
Volume Pricing Policy
An "order confirmation payment" of 35% of the total amount quoted is required by wire transfer in order to place a volume quotation into an active order. Full payment of the total amount (the remaining 65%) is required by wire transfer prior to shipment of a volume order.
Gumstix does not accept purchase orders.
Visit pricing details for more information.
Copyrights and Trademarks
"Gumstix" and "dream, design, deliver" are registered trademarks, trademarks or service marks of Gumstix. All custom graphics, icons, logos and service names are registered trademarks, trademarks or service marks of Gumstix. All other trademarks or service marks are property of their respective owners'. The use of any Gumstix trademark or service mark without Gumstix' express written consent is strictly prohibited.
All other trademarks not owned by Gumstix that appear on this site are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by Gumstix.
View the Gumstix trademark and logo usage guidelines for more information.
XScale® is a registered trademark of Intel Corporations and its subsidiaries in the United States and other countries.
Linux® is a registered trademark of Linus Torvalds.
Ubuntu® is a registered trademark of Canonical, Ltd.
Bluetooth® is a registered trademark of Bluetooth SIG. To learn more, visit www.bluetooth.org.
Windows® is a registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and other countries.
SourceForce™ and OSDN™ are trademarks of VA Software Corporation.
All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
This site may contain links to other sites on the Internet that are owned and operated by third parties. You acknowledge that Gumstix is not responsible for the operation of or content located on or through any such site.
Order Acceptance Policy
Gumstix shall automatically charge and withhold California state sales tax for each order shipped to an address within the state of California. Each customer shall be solely responsible for all sales taxes, and other taxes, on orders shipped to any other state.
Please note: For shipments out of United States of America, importation duties and taxes can result in as much as 50% in additional charges. Please check with your country importation requirements and costs before ordering as you will be responsible for these charges separately from your order at www.gumstix.com.
Jurisdiction and Venue
High Risk Activities
Export Compliance Statement
You acknowledge and agree that you will comply, and will ensure that your subsidiaries (as applicable) comply, with Export Controls as they relate to Gumstix Products. You further acknowledge and agree that Gumstix Products may not be exported, re-exported, transferred, or resold to a person or entity barred by the U.S. Government (collectively, “Denied Persons”) from participating in export activities. Denied Persons include, but are not limited to, those individuals or entities listed on the Commerce Department’s Denied Persons List, the Commerce Department’s Entity List, the Directorate of Defense Trade Controls’ List of Statutorily Debarred Parties, and the Treasury Department’s List of Specially Designated Nationals.
Unless prior authorization is obtained from BIS, OFAC, or any other responsible U.S. Government agency, neither you nor your subsidiaries shall (i) sell, export, re-export, transfer, resell or release, directly or indirectly, any Gumstix Products, or export, directly or indirectly, any direct product of such Gumstix Products to any U.S. embargoed, sanctioned, or restricted destinations as defined in EAR Part 746, EAR Supplement No. 1 to Part 740, Country Group E, or to any entities or enterprises listed in EAR Supplement No. 4 to Part 744; or (ii) export, re-export, transfer, release, purchase, or resell any Gumstix Products for a military end-use or to a military end-user in a country listed in EAR Supplement No. 1 to Part 740, Country Group D1. “Military end-use” means incorporation into a military item described on the U.S. Munitions List (“USML”) (22 Code of Federal Regulations Part 121, International Traffic in Arms Regulations) or the International Munitions List (“IML”) (as set out on the Wassenaar Arrangement website at www.wassenaar.org); or commodities classified under Export Control Classification Numbers (“ECCNs”) ending in “A018” or under “600 series” ECCNs. “Military end-user” means the national armed services (e.g., army, navy, marine, air force, or coast guard), as well as the national guard and national police, government intelligence or reconnaissance organizations, or any person or entity whose actions or functions are intended to support a military end-use. You further acknowledge and agree that Gumstix Products may not be exported, re-exported, transferred, or resold, directly or indirectly, for the design, development, fabrication, or use of nuclear, chemical, or biological weapons or missile technology without U.S. Government authorization. You also acknowledge and agree to observe all other applicable restrictions concerning other end-uses/end-users according to other laws and regulations (e.g., European Commission regulations or any other national regulations) with respect to your use of any Gumstix Products. The above lists of U.S. embargoed/sanctioned or restricted destinations, entities or Denied Persons are subject to change.
Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability as to Gumstix, Inc.'s Websites
LIABILITY TO CUSTOMER ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO ANY PRODUCT SHALL NOT EXCEED THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT PAID BY CUSTOMER TO COMPANY FOR SUCH PRODUCT. IN NO EVENT WILL COMPANY BE LIABLE FOR LOST USE, PROFITS, REVENUE, COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS, OR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT, RELIANCE, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, HOWEVER CAUSED AND UNDER ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY. THE FOREGOING LIMITA-TIONS SHALL APPLY REGARDLESS OF WHETHER COMPANY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES AND NOTWITHSTANDING THE FAILURE OF ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY LIMITED REMEDY.
Gumstix appreciates hearing from its users and welcomes your comments. Please be advised, however, that, if you send Gumstix creative ideas and except as otherwise noted in this document, Gumstix:
- Shall own, exlusively, all known or later discovered rights to the creative ideas;
- Shall not be subject to any obligation of confidentiality and shall not be liable for any use or disclosure of any creative ideas; and
- Shall be entitled to unrestricted use of the creative ideas for any purpose whatsoever, commercial or otherwise, without compensation to you or any other person.