Say goodbye to the refresh button. All Flatiron Channels and events are dynamically updated in real-time — allowing simple discovery of local happenings.
Event boundaries are drawn over the map providing a layer on top of reality.
All of the information you need about an event is just one click away.
Flatiron is your personal gateway to connect you with your shared experience community.
Flatiron connects individuals in the same location by utilizing location-based technology and real-time messaging concepts. Reach back to any moment in time and start a conversation with the individuals who were at the same event or location as you.
Messaging is available within every Flatiron Channel you happen to join. Only those who were physically present are allowed to participate.
Join the waitlist and be the first to chat when Flatiron goes live!
Collection of your Personal Information
Flatiron, Inc. may collect personally identifiable information, such as your name. Flatiron, Inc. may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your age and gender. We may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.
Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by Flatiron, Inc. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the App.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Flatiron, Inc.'s public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.
Flatiron, Inc. encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from Flatiron so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. Flatiron, Inc. is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the App.
Use of your Personal Information
Flatiron, Inc. collects and uses your personal information to operate its App(s) and deliver the services you have requested.
Flatiron, Inc. may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Flatiron, Inc. and its affiliates. Flatiron, Inc. may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
Flatiron, Inc. does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
Flatiron, Inc. may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. Flatiron, Inc. may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Flatiron, Inc., and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
Flatiron, Inc. may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within the App in order to determine what Flatiron, Inc. services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Flatiron, Inc. to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
Flatiron, Inc. will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Flatiron, Inc. or the App; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Flatiron, Inc.; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of the App, or the public.
Security of your Personal Information
To secure your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure, Flatiron, Inc. uses the following:
Apple Multipeer Connectivity
When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.
Children Under Thirteen
Flatiron, Inc. does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.
Opt-Out & Unsubscribe
We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements of certain information. Users may opt-out of receiving any or all communications from Flatiron, Inc. by contacting us.
Changes to this Statement
Flatiron, Inc. will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Flatiron, Inc. encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Flatiron, Inc. is protecting your information.
Flatiron, Inc. welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Flatiron, Inc. has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Flatiron, Inc. at:
Effective as of January 01, 2017
Terms and Conditions
Agreement between user and Flatiron
Welcome to Flatiron. The Flatiron application (the "App") is comprised of various web pages operated by Flatiron, Inc. ("Flatiron, Inc."). Flatiron is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein (the "Terms"). Your use of Flatiron constitutes your agreement to all such Terms. Please read these terms carefully, and keep a copy of them for your reference.
Flatiron is a location-based messaging platform that allows users to communicate with people around them.
Visiting Flatiron or sending emails to Flatiron, Inc. constitutes electronic communications. You consent to receive electronic communications and you agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically, via email and on the App, satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.
If you use this App, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. You may not assign or otherwise transfer your account to any other person or entity. You acknowledge that Flatiron, Inc. is not responsible for third party access to your account that results from theft or misappropriation of your account. Flatiron, Inc. and its associates reserve the right to refuse or cancel service, terminate accounts, or remove or edit content in our sole discretion.
Flatiron, Inc. does not knowingly collect, either online or offline, personal information from persons under the age of thirteen. If you are under 18, you may use Flatiron only with permission of a parent or guardian.
Links to third party sites/Third party services
Flatiron may contain links to other websites ("Linked Sites"). The Linked Sites are not under the control of Flatiron, Inc. and Flatiron, Inc. is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site. Flatiron, Inc. is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Flatiron, Inc. of the site or any association with its operators.
Certain services made available via Flatiron are delivered by third party sites and organizations. By using any product, service or functionality originating from the Flatiron domain, you hereby acknowledge and consent that Flatiron, Inc. may share such information and data with any third party with whom Flatiron, Inc. has a contractual relationship to provide the requested product, service or functionality on behalf of Flatiron users and customers.
No unlawful or prohibited use/Intellectual Property
All content included as part of the Service, such as text, graphics, logos, images, as well as the compilation thereof, and any software used on the App, is the property of Flatiron, Inc. or its suppliers and protected by copyright and other laws that protect intellectual property and proprietary rights. You agree to observe and abide by all copyright and other proprietary notices, legends or other restrictions contained in any such content and will not make any changes thereto.
You will not modify, publish, transmit, reverse engineer, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit any of the content, in whole or in part, found on the App. Flatiron, Inc. content is not for resale. Your use of the App does not entitle you to make any unauthorized use of any protected content, and in particular you will not delete or alter any proprietary rights or attribution notices in any content. You will use protected content solely for your personal use, and will make no other use of the content without the express written permission of Flatiron, Inc. and the copyright owner. You agree that you do not acquire any ownership rights in any protected content. We do not grant you any licenses, express or implied, to the intellectual property of Flatiron, Inc. or our licensors except as expressly authorized by these Terms.
Use of communication services
The App may contain bulletin board services, chat areas, news groups, forums, communities, personal web pages, calendars, and/or other message or communication facilities designed to enable you to communicate with the public at large or with a group (collectively, "Communication Services"), you agree to use the Communication Services only to post, send and receive messages and material that are proper and related to the particular Communication Service.
By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using a Communication Service, you will not: defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others; publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information; upload files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy of publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents; upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another's computer; advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose, unless such Communication Service specifically allows such messages; conduct or forward surveys, contests, pyramid schemes or chain letters; download any file posted by another user of a Communication Service that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner; falsify or delete any author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded, restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Communication Services; violate any code of conduct or other guidelines which may be applicable for any particular Communication Service; harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses, without their consent; violate any applicable laws or regulations.
Flatiron, Inc. has no obligation to monitor the Communication Services. However, Flatiron, Inc. reserves the right to review materials posted to a Communication Service and to remove any materials in its sole discretion. Flatiron, Inc. reserves the right to terminate your access to any or all of the Communication Services at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever.
Flatiron, Inc. reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in Flatiron, Inc.'s sole discretion.
Always use caution when giving out any personally identifying information about yourself or your children in any Communication Service. Flatiron, Inc. does not control or endorse the content, messages or information found in any Communication Service and, therefore, Flatiron, Inc. specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the Communication Services and any actions resulting from your participation in any Communication Service. Managers and hosts are not authorized Flatiron, Inc. spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of Flatiron, Inc..
Materials uploaded to a Communication Service may be subject to posted limitations on usage, reproduction and/or dissemination. You are responsible for adhering to such limitations if you upload the materials.
Materials provided to Flatiron or posted on any Flatiron, Inc. web page
Flatiron, Inc. does not claim ownership of the materials you provide to Flatiron (including feedback and suggestions) or post, upload, input or submit to any Flatiron, Inc. App or our associated services (collectively "Submissions"). However, by posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you are granting Flatiron, Inc., our affiliated companies and necessary sublicensees permission to use your Submission in connection with the operation of their Internet businesses including, without limitation, the rights to: copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate and reformat your Submission; and to publish your name in connection with your Submission.
No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of your Submission, as provided herein. Flatiron, Inc. is under no obligation to post or use any Submission you may provide and may remove any Submission at any time in Flatiron, Inc.'s sole discretion.
By posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you warrant and represent that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to your Submission as described in this section including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input or submit the Submissions.
Third Party Accounts
You will be able to connect your Flatiron, Inc. account to third party accounts. By connecting your Flatiron, Inc. account to your third party account, you acknowledge and agree that you are consenting to the continuous release of information about you to others (in accordance with your privacy settings on those third party sites). If you do not want information about you to be shared in this manner, do not use this feature.
The Service is controlled, operated and administered by Flatiron, Inc. from our offices within the USA. If you access the Service from a location outside the USA, you are responsible for compliance with all local laws. You agree that you will not use the Flatiron, Inc. Content accessed through Flatiron in any country or in any manner prohibited by any applicable laws, restrictions or regulations.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Flatiron, Inc., its officers, directors, employees, agents and third parties, for any losses, costs, liabilities and expenses (including reasonable attorney's fees) relating to or arising out of your use of or inability to use the App or services, any user postings made by you, your violation of any terms of this Agreement or your violation of any rights of a third party, or your violation of any applicable laws, rules or regulations. Flatiron, Inc. reserves the right, at its own cost, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will fully cooperate with Flatiron, Inc. in asserting any available defenses.
In the event the parties are not able to resolve any dispute between them arising out of or concerning these Terms and Conditions, or any provisions hereof, whether in contract, tort, or otherwise at law or in equity for damages or any other relief, then such dispute shall be resolved only by final and binding arbitration pursuant to the Federal Arbitration Act, conducted by a single neutral arbitrator and administered by the American Arbitration Association, or a similar arbitration service selected by the parties, in a location mutually agreed upon by the parties. The arbitrators award shall be final, and judgment may be entered upon it in any court having jurisdiction. In the event that any legal or equitable action, proceeding or arbitration arises out of or concerns these Terms and Conditions, the prevailing party shall be entitled to recover its costs and reasonable attorney's fees. The parties agree to arbitrate all disputes and claims in regards to these Terms and Conditions or any disputes arising as a result of these Terms and Conditions, whether directly or indirectly, including Tort claims that are a result of these Terms and Conditions. The parties agree that the Federal Arbitration Act governs the interpretation and enforcement of this provision. The entire dispute, including the scope and enforceability of this arbitration provision shall be determined by the Arbitrator. This arbitration provision shall survive the termination of these Terms and Conditions.
Class Action Waiver
Any arbitration under these Terms and Conditions will take place on an individual basis; class arbitrations and class/representative/collective actions are not permitted. THE PARTIES AGREE THAT A PARTY MAY BRING CLAIMS AGAINST THE OTHER ONLY IN EACH'S INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY, AND NOT AS A PLAINTIFF OR CLASS MEMBER IN ANY PUTATIVE CLASS, COLLECTIVE AND/ OR REPRESENTATIVE PROCEEDING, SUCH AS IN THE FORM OF A PRIVATE ATTORNEY GENERAL ACTION AGAINST THE OTHER. Further, unless both you and Employer agree otherwise, the arbitrator may not consolidate more than one person's claims, and may not otherwise preside over any form of a representative or class proceeding.
THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES INCLUDED IN OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THE APP MAY INCLUDE INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY ADDED TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN. FLATIRON, INC. AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES IN THE APP AT ANY TIME.
FLATIRON, INC. AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY, RELIABILITY, AVAILABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTAINED ON THE APP FOR ANY PURPOSE. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, ALL SUCH INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF ANY KIND. FLATIRON, INC. AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THIS INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
Flatiron, Inc. reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the App and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice. To the maximum extent permitted by law, this agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Colorado and you hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in Colorado in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of the App. Use of the App is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these Terms, including, without limitation, this section.
You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and Flatiron, Inc. as a result of this agreement or use of the App. Flatiron, Inc.'s performance of this agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this agreement is in derogation of Flatiron, Inc.'s right to comply with governmental, court and law enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of the App or information provided to or gathered by Flatiron, Inc. with respect to such use. If any part of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement shall continue in effect.
Unless otherwise specified herein, this agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the user and Flatiron, Inc. with respect to the App and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between the user and Flatiron, Inc. with respect to the App. A printed version of this agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. It is the express wish to the parties that this agreement and all related documents be written in English.
Changes to Terms
Flatiron, Inc. reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to change the Terms under which Flatiron is offered. The most current version of the Terms will supersede all previous versions. Flatiron, Inc. encourages you to periodically review the Terms to stay informed of our updates.
Flatiron, Inc. welcomes your questions or comments regarding the Terms:
Effective as of January 01, 2017
COPYRIGHT ATTRIBUTION NOTICE
Art Source International, Inc. has granted Flatiron, Inc. permission to use the copyrighted material The Flatirons Colorado Poster by Steven Lowtwait (“The Flatirons”) with modifications.
This attribution is in accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107 (“Fair Use”).
Flatiron, Inc. hereby states Art Source International, Inc. retains the full inalienable rights to the copyrighted material The Flatirons.
If you wish to use copyrighted material from Art Source International, Inc. that may go beyond Fair Use of such copyrighted material, you must obtain permission from the copyright owner.
Please visit Art Source International's website for more information.