Terms of Use

“I”, “my” and “me” refer to Jamel Cato.

“Cato.io”, “Cato Unwired”, “Cato’s Life of the Mind”, “this site”, “this Website” or “this blog” refer to the entire website available at the domain cato.io, including any subdomains, folders or other components.

You acknowledge and agree that this Website and its contents, including, but not limited to, all photographs, information, data, text, product descriptions, software, music, sound, graphics, video, messages, tags and/or other materials (collectively, the “Content”) are proprietary or confidential information that belongs exclusively to Jamel Cato and is protected by applicable copyright, trademark, trade secret, patent or other proprietary rights and laws. You are not authorized to reproduce, republish, distribute, transmit, modify, sell or otherwise use the Content, or to create derivative works based on the Content, in whole or in part, without my express written authorization. Without limiting the foregoing, you are not authorized to use the Content in order to gain a competitive advantage, for marketing purposes (including third-party solicitations), to harass, abuse or harm others, or in a way that otherwise exceeds the scope of your authorized access to this Website. In addition, you are not authorized to use, access, search or obtain data from the Content of this Website by using any deep-link, framing, page scrape, robot, spider or other automatic device, program, algorithm or similar methodology.

The posts on the site are provided on an as is and as available basis and confer no rights.

The entries posted and views expressed at this site are my personal views and do not necessarily reflect those of, and are not endorsed or reviewed by, my current employer, any past employer nor any other organization or person.

I reserve the right to remove any comment or user from this site at any time for any reason.

Outside Links. This site contains links to external websites and resources. You acknowledge and agree that I am not responsible for the availability of external websites or resources, and do not endorse and are not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such websites or resources.

Participation in this site is at your own risk. You use the information provided here at your own risk. You agree that Jamel Cato will not be liable, under any circumstances and in any way, for any errors or omissions, loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of use of any content posted on this site. You agree that you must evaluate and bear all risks associated with the use of any content, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such content.

Use of this site constitutes acceptance of these Terms. By using this website you acknowledge that you have read and are bound by the Terms.



Your email address and any other personal information will never be sold or shared with any third party other than any Email Service Providers (“ESP”) that I use to send my newsletters and author mailings.

Children under 13 years old are not the target of this site. I do not collect or maintain information on people I actually know are under 13 years old, and no part of this site is structured to attract anyone under 13 years old.

If you choose to subscribe to this site via one of my feeds or mailing lists, I will use your name and email address to send site content and/or the newsletter to you. Unsubscribe instructions will accompany each email.


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These terms dually apply to any content that I create or distribute to any external site in addition to and along side of any terms of use a particular external site may already have.