|Forum Announcement: RULES - Thanks for Reading!|
12-07-2011, 06:36 PM
RULES - Thanks for Reading!
ALL work must be documented, at the least loosely, and explained upon request of other members. This platform is strictly open-source. If you do not want to accurately and honestly open source your methods, data and procedures to the best of your ability, do not post here. If you are looking to personally profit without free open source sharing of your work then please go elsewhere. Do not take this the wrong way, if you want to sell a product that is fully open sourced we welcome that, no secrets! We intend to setup a donation page and appropriate funds generated to builders in need of supply to further our general purpose.
A few guidelines or general rules which will guide us in our adventure are.
1. As individuals, although clever and hard working, we are not able to overcome this hurdle or incredibly efficient energy production as an individual.
2. As a group, through freely sharing our idea's and resources we believe it is quite possible to contribute and increase human kinds power as a race.
3. We must provide the Circumstances for mutual success in our efforts.
4. We must believe that our goal is attainable.
5. The DECISION must be made to conquer our goals.
6. We must take ACTION, which is the most important step in this entire process.
7.We will of course obtain results of all kinds and to share them for the better of our group is of utmost importance.
8. We all must have faith that we will succeed.
9. Though no member will have absolute power in the group, a means of condensation of purpose and direction will be established.
10. This platform is not a free source of advertising for your business, we may figure out a way to use advertising to contribute to our donation/builders fund, however this isn't a product showcase in anyway.
11. Always reference where your data came from. Put all copped information under quotes With a link to original data. Do not post any copyright right information without the proper consent.
12. Failure to Comply may volunteer you for banishment from the forum, and deletion of user account. Hopefully it doesn't come to this!
13. If you do get banned, you are not allowed to Re-Register as a different user. By doing so, you will be banned on the spot with no questions asked.
14. Rules are subject to change at any time.
these are just some guidelines, ultimately Overly argumentative behaviour, trolling and otherwise offensive behaviour will not be tolerated, such posts will be
moderated and the poster will even be banned if so decided by the forum staff.
Constructive criticism, questioning theories and challenging false claims are of course not considered to be offensive,
it's only when the arguments starts to include personal insults that the lines have been crossed.
Silly banter written in harmless jest is for the most part accepted, but ultimately it's up to forum staff to decide what goes
and not and this is not something which is open for public debate.
If warnings are to be issued then the members public warning status will automatically increase as a result of this.
Also, if forum staff so decides, the member will even face a temporary timeout from the forum, the length of which
the forum staff sees fit.
Should the total warning status reach 100% a permanent ban will be issued and the account consequently be
This forum will not tolerate any derogatory behavior from any member, so if you value your membership
here then you'd better act accordingly