**PLEASE NOTE THAT THESE PRIVACY PRACTICES GOVERN OUR USERS. OUR PRACTICES MAY DIFFER IN VARIOUS JURISDICTIONS AS DESCRIBED BELOW.
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As stated in our Terms and Conditions, we do not allow users under thirteen (13) years of age. If you (1) are under thirteen (13) years old, or (2) do not have your parent’s and/or guardian’s consent if under eighteen (18) years of age, then you are not authorized to view, access, or use our Platforms, our Content, or our services.
If you are accessing, viewing, and/or using our Platforms and Content, the following privacy terms will apply.
WHAT WE COLLECT FROM OUR USERS
We may collect personally identifiable information that you provide to us through the Platforms. This is done via registration forms, surveys, applications, billing processes, input questions, and other online fields, including, but not limited to, your name, age, billing address, email address(es), your mailing address, telephone number(s), username(s), “friends graph” and related social media information for various offers and services, and/or other relevant personal information (collectively, the “Personal Information”). You may be required to provide us with Personal Information to complete your registration profile, view, download, and access various Content and services, and/or to purchase Subscriptions through our Platforms. Some of your Personal Information submitted by you and collected by us may be stored and maintained by third-party data processors, which is described in more detail below.
We also collect and track certain information about you that may not constitute Personal Information. This includes, but may not be limited to: collecting and tracking your session ID; your server domain names; date and time of your visit(s) to our Platforms; the originating IP address(es); Content viewed and/or downloaded by you; search engine(s) used by you to find our Platforms; the type of operating system you use; various information and data on how you use our Platforms, such as the page(s) or Content visited within our site, and the type of Web browser(s) for Users of our Platforms; the language you use in your web browser(s); operating system(s) on your computer(s); your mobile device type and related technical information; your geo-location data; the state or country from which you access our Platforms; the Web pages visited (including the date and the time of a visit) immediately before and after visiting the Platforms using cookies where and we offer our Content and services online through websites; the number of links you click within our Platforms; the functions you use on our Platforms; the specific Products and Services that you access on our Platforms; the data you view, save on, or download from our Platforms; Http headers; Facebook Pixel-specific data (such as Pixel ID Facebook Cookie) if and where Facebook is integrated for sign-up; and/or optional values such as custom data events and conversion values on our Platforms (the “User Data”). We also may aggregate any such User Data, which is typically collected, analyzed, and maintained in aggregated and de-identified formats.
HOW WE COLLECT INFORMATION
To collect User Data, we use various third party processors (“Processors”) on our Platforms, which currently include Segment, Amplitude, Crashlytics, and Azure Cloud. We may change and/or add other Processors from time to time in our discretion.
Using our Processors, we will collect Personal Information and User Data (collectively, the “Information”) about you directly through the Platforms by assigning each user a tracking number for as long as each user uses the Platform(s).
We use these Processors primarily to: provide you with the Content, Platforms, and our services; enhance your user experience on our Platforms; enhance our Content offerings; create user accounts; enable login functionality; provide you updates and various promotions and offers; provide receipts for Subscriptions ordered; and enable our Platforms to function smoothly. These third party processors may at various times have access to, and store, Personal Information and User Data. Our billing and payment Processor currently is iTunes.
By accessing and viewing our Platforms, providing your Information, and accessing our Products and Services, you agree to each of our Processor’s privacy policies.
OUR USE OF COLLECTED INFORMATION
Other than to the Processors listed above, we currently do not sell or distribute your Personal Information or User Data to third parties. However, we will use the Information collected for the reasons listed above, as well as for other internal reasons, including, but not limited to: (a) monitoring, researching, and analyzing traffic flow on our Platforms; (b) better service provision for Users of our Platforms; (c) compilation and aggregation of anonymous information about usage of our Platforms and access to our Content; (c) provide announcements about Platforms features, products, Content, and updates, and/or (d) provide various product, Content, and service promotions. In addition, we will use your Personal Information to maintain contact with you. However, we use a system that collects and stores this data in an anonymous way.
DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
We will only share your Information with our Processors, partners, subsidiaries, affiliates, and parent companies on an anonymous and aggregate basis wherever possible. However, we may also disclose your Information to unaffiliated third parties if we believe in good faith that such disclosure is necessary, including, to: (a) comply with the law or in response to a subpoena, court order, government request, and/or other legal process; (b) produce relevant documents or information in connection with litigation, arbitration, mediation, adjudication, government or internal investigations, and/or other legal or administrative proceedings; and/or (c) protect the interests, rights, safety, or property of our Users or others.
SECURITY OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
Any Personal Information you provide to us is kept on secure servers. We use commercially reasonable administrative, technical, personnel, and physical measures and efforts: (a) to safeguard Personal Information against loss, theft, unauthorized use, disclosure, or modification; and (b) to ensure the integrity of the Personal Information. To help us protect your privacy, you should maintain the secrecy of any login ID(s) and password(s) you may have set up in connection with your viewing and access of our Platforms, and the use of our Services (as required from time to time).
Despite our efforts to protect your Personal Information, the confidentiality of any communication or material transmitted to or from us via our Platforms, the services, or via e-mail cannot be, and is not, guaranteed. Accordingly, you agree that we are not responsible for the security of information transmitted to or from you via the Internet.
In addition, to protect your Personal Information, never share your password and/or Personal Information with anyone (if and when such information is actually required by us). If you feel that your password or Personal Information has been discovered or compromised, you should change it immediately by logging onto our Platforms and accessing your profile to change your password.
ACCESS TO, AND ABILITY TO CORRECT, PERSONAL INFORMATION
You may modify, correct, change or update your Personal Information by updating your information in your account settings or by contacting us at email@example.com. We will make commercially reasonable efforts to accommodate your request and typically process requests within thirty (30) calendar days from receipt of your request(s). However, we reserve the right to impose certain restrictions and requirements on such access requests, if allowed or required by law.
STORING & DELETING YOUR INFORMATION
We store any collected Information in anonymous formats on our servers. Various data can be deleted by you by sending us a written request to firstname.lastname@example.org. As stated above, we typically remove this information where possible within thirty (30) calendar days from receipt of your request.
YOUR CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS
If you are a California resident, California Civil Code Section 1798.83 provides you with the right to request certain information regarding disclosure of your Personal Information to third parties for direct marketing purposes, including a description of the categories of Personal Information, be disclosed. In order to obtain such information, please email your request to email@example.com.
USERS FROM THE EUROPEAN UNION AND THE UK
The Lawful Basis for Processing Your Personal Data
· We have obtained your prior informed consent to the processing (this legal basis is only used in relation to processing that is entirely voluntary, i.e it is not used for processing that is necessary or obligatory in any way) of your personal data;
· The processing is necessary in connection with any contract that you may enter into with Us;
· The processing is required by the applicable law;
· The processing is necessary to protect the vital interests of any individual; or
· We have a legitimate interest in carrying out the processing for the purpose of managing, operating or promoting Our business, and that legitimate interest is not overridden by your interests, fundamental rights, or freedoms.
Transfer of Your Personal Information
Due to the nature of our business, we may from time to time transfer your personal data to other jurisdictions and/or countries. Where such a transfer occurs your personal data will be treated with reciprocal rights to those granted to you under the General Data Protection Regulation where applicable.
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