What data is being collected? Minimum Identification/ log-in details required:
- Login name;
- E-mail address.
Data we receive from your use of the Website:
- Your uploaded content
- Information on the content you use
- Your selected quotes, reviews and comments
- Information automatically received from your device: device type, app log-ins, etc.
- Your country information
- Subscription type.
We do not:
- collect any sensitive data, such as information about ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, trade union membership, genetic data, biometric data, data concerning health or sex life or sexual orientation, etc.
- perform regular and systematic monitoring of your data on a large scale.
Your minimum identification data, and the processing of the data you choose to provide to us is necessary to ensure we can provide the Website Services properly under the Agreement, which is otherwise impossible. Therefore, your provision of such data and consent to processing thereof is a requirement necessary to enter into the Agreement.
We may transfer your data (including cross-border transfer) to:
- Third party service providers
- Corporate affiliates
- During a change of control
- To comply with laws/ enforce our rights.
We make sure your data remains protected by law/ contract with the third party.
We will use the data only to ensure the Website provided to You under the Agreement is as enjoyable as possible:
- To provide you with Website related information
- To connect with you on the Company related business only
- To improve and develop the Website
- To provide tailored content recommendations
- To protect our interests under the Agreement, and comply with the laws
- To create statistics reports.
Your data is stored until you terminate the Agreement by deleting your Website account.
What measures we take to protect your data?
- electronic firewalls
- access levels, login/password procedures
- confidentiality contracts with employees and service providers
We will not sell or rent your personally identifiable information or a list of our customers to third parties. However, as described in more detail below, there are limited circumstances in which some of your information will be shared with third parties, under strict restrictions.
Third Party Websites
The Company does not control the information collection and distribution policies on Internet domains other than those Internet domains that are under the control of the Company itself. When you are on the Website, you may be directed to other sites that are beyond our control. The Company is not responsible for any use of the information including click-stream data created when using such third party sites.
The Website may also contain advertising and other links to other web sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices or content of those other sites. Also we do not send random marketing emails to personal email addresses. The Website may contain hyperlinks to external web sites owned and operated by third parties. The Company has no control over or association with such third party sites and the Company is not responsible for the accuracy, completeness and quality of the information contained within them. Any and all contents on these external web sites do not reflect products, services or information provided by the Company. You should direct any concerns regarding any external link to the site administrator or webmaster of such site.
Third Party and User Content
The Company allows users to upload their content onto the Website hosted on a “cloud” server (“User Content”). The hosting of User Content does not imply an endorsement, guarantee, warranty, or representation by the Company as to the legality, originality, or authenticity of the User Content. An owner and/or a user who uploaded the User Content bears all risks associated with such User Content, including, without limitation, its potential legal or other liability.
When you are on the Website, certain content may be served by a third party. These third parties may also drop their own cookies and/or use web beacons, which may be used to identify some of your preferences or to recognize you if you have previously had contact with them. We do not control the use of such technology by third parties, the information they collect, or how they use such information.
The Company will disclose personally identifiable information without your permission when required by law, or in good faith belief that such action is necessary to investigate or protect against harmful activities to the Company's guests, visitors, associates, or property (including this Website), or to others.
The Company may be required by law enforcement or judicial authorities to provide personally identifiable information to appropriate governmental authorities. If requested by law enforcement or judicial authorities, we will provide this information upon receipt of the appropriate documentation. The Company may also provide information to law enforcement to protect its property and the health and safety of individuals as permitted by statute.
B. COLLECTED INFORMATION
The Website does not collect personally identifiable information from your computer when you browse the Website and request pages from our servers. This means that, unless you voluntarily and knowingly provide us with personally identifiable information, we will not know your name, your e-mail address, or any other personally identifiable information. We collect such information in order to make our service function correctly and provide you the functionality that you see on this Website. We also use this information to better understand how visitors use our service and how we can better tune our service, its contents and functionality to meet your needs.
As a visitor to this Website, you can engage in many activities without providing any personal information. In connection with subscribing to the services available on the Website or other activities, such as utilizing online software applications or purchasing or downloading any of the products and services available on the Website, the Company may ask you to voluntarily supply us with certain information about yourself by filling out and submitting an online form. It is completely optional for you to engage in these activities and/or make any purchases. If you elect to engage in these activities or make purchases, however, the Company may ask that you provide us personal information, defined as any information that identifies or can be used to identify, contact, or locate the person to whom such information pertains, including but not limited to your first and last name, mailing address (including ZIP code), e-mail address, and other personal information. This information is requested in conjunction with the purchase and registration of our products or services.
In addition, as noted below, minimum information is requested if you choose to subscribe to product updates.
You never have to answer any questions, and you can decline this exchange of information at any time. However, if you should choose to withhold requested information, we may not be able to provide you with some of the services dependent upon the collection of this information. Depending upon the activity, some of the information that we ask you to provide is identified as mandatory and some as voluntary. If you do not provide the mandatory data with respect to a particular activity or purchase, you will not be able to engage in that activity or make such a purchase. The Company will inform you of the mandatory and/or optional character of the requested and/or required information.
When you use the Website, the Company or third parties authorized by the Company may also collect certain technical and routing information about your computer to facilitate your use of the Website and its services. When you surf the Internet, your Internet browser (such as Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Safari or other) automatically transmits some information to the Company every time you access content on one of our internet domains within the Website. Examples of such information include the URL of the Web page you were just on (known as the “Referrer”), the IP (or Internet Protocol) address of the computer you are using, or the browser version you are using to access our site. All of this information may be collected by the Company and used to help improve our offerings to you.
We use such data to facilitate and track your use of the Website and its services. Without expressly informing you in each particular circumstance, we do not match such information with any of your personal information.
The Company has the right to send you a periodic newsletter, and information about the updated product. This newsletter is a marketing tool that allows the Company to inform you of new products and services, as well as other news relevant to the company. You have the right to unsubscribe from this mailing list by following the link given in the letter.
When you submit personal information to the Company through this Website or related applications, you understand and agree that this information may be transferred across national boundaries and may be stored and processed in any of theу countries in which the Company, its affiliates, subsidiaries and third party maintain offices. You also acknowledge that in certain countries or with respect to certain activities, the collection, transferring, storage, and processing of your information may be undertaken by trusted vendors of the Company. Such vendors are bound by contract not to use your personal information for their own purposes or provide it to any third parties.
You can access, review, update and delete your personal account information online via the Website. As a registered user you have the right to access and change your personal preferences at any time by logging into your personal account.
If you wish to delete your personal information in part or in full, please submit a request by emailing the Company. However, if you should choose to delete mandatory information, we may not be able to provide you with some of the services dependent upon the collection of this information.
Securing the Transmission and Storage of Information
We treat the information you provide to us as confidential information; it is, accordingly, subject to our company’s security procedures and corporate policies regarding protection and use of confidential information. After personally identifiable information reaches the Company it is stored on a server with physical and electronic security features as customary in the industry, including utilization of login/password procedures and electronic firewalls designed to block unauthorized access from outside of the Company. All Company employees are aware of our privacy and security policies. Your information is only accessible to those employees who need it in order to perform their jobs.
C. USE AND DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION
The Company collects your information in order to record and support your participation in the activities you select. We will use your e-mail address to send a confirmation and, if necessary, might use the other information to contact you for help to process the purchase or service you have selected. Your personal information is also used to keep you informed about new products, product upgrades, patches, special offers, and other products and services of the Company and selected third parties if you have so opted to receive such communications.
The Company may collect information about the use of the services offered via Website, such as the types of services used and how many users we receive daily. This information is collected in aggregate form, without identifying any user individually. The Company may use this aggregate, non-identifying statistical data for statistical analysis, marketing, or similar promotional purposes.
The Company does use the services of third parties (e.g. processing of purchase orders) that act as independent contractors on behalf of the Company. These parties are contractually prohibited from using personally identifiable information for any purpose other than for the purpose the Company specifies. We do provide non-personally identifiable information to certain service providers for their use on an aggregated basis for the purpose of performing their contractual obligations to us. We prohibit the sale or transfer of personal information to entities outside of the the Company’s affiliates for their use without our approval.
In the event that all or substantially all of the Company’s stock and/or all or substantially all assets are transferred or sold to another entity, the Company may transfer personally identifiable information to the acquiring entity. If, as a result of such a business transition, your personally identifiable information will be used in a materially different manner, you will be given choice consistent with our policy regarding notification of changes.
You can always choose whether or not to disclose personally identifiable information and that choice will not prevent you from using the Website. Please note, however, if you should choose to withhold requested information, we may not be able to provide you with some of the services dependent upon the collection of this information.
You can choose at any time to opt out of receiving emails from the Company or from having your personally identifiable information shared with selected companies. If you want to opt out, you can do so by editing your preferences with respect to email or the sharing of information. If you elect to “opt out” we will not, as applicable, share your personal information with third parties or send you emails. However, we may continue to use your personal information for internal purposes, to enhance your user experience or as necessary to administer the site or comply with applicable law.
We reserve the right to send a one-time registration confirmation email, and infrequent messages to inform them of specific changes that may impact their ability to use thw Website, regardless of email contact opt-in status. We also reserve the right to contact you if compelled to do so as part of a legal proceeding or if there has been a violation of any applicable agreements.
The Company is retaining these rights because in limited cases we feel that we may need the right to contact you as a matter of law or regarding matters that will be important to you. These rights do not allow us to contact you to market a new or existing service if you have asked us not to do so, and issuance of these types of communications is rare.
If you do not wish to receive e-mails with updates and information, please click on the link of any letters sent by the Company. You may also opt-out online by updating your personal account. If you wish to opt out of receiving emails, the sharing or retention of any personal identification information, or otherwise change your personal preferences, you may contact the Company by email. To ensure that your request is honored, you must provide the Company with information sufficient for us to accurately identify and access your records. The information we require is your full name and the email address you provided to the Company. The Company reserves the right to contact you to verify that we have accurately identified your record.
Our Website uses “cookie” technology. “Cookies” are short pieces of data generated by a web server that a website stores on a user’s computer. Certain pages on our Website may require the use of a cookie for purposes of keeping information you enter on multiple pages together. Cookies also enable us to customize our Website and offerings to your needs and provide you with a better online experience with us. In addition, cookies are used to:
- measure usage of various pages on our Website to help us make our information more pertinent to your needs and easy for you to access;
- identify and categorize the internet webpages from which the visitor came to the Website and observe the browsing patterns; and
- provide functionality such as online orders, the Company’s services and other functionality that we believe would be of interest and value to you.
In addition, the service providers we use to serve and host our advertisements, and/or deliver our e-mails, use session and persistent cookies, to track the number of times the Website is accessed and whether the site was accessed from an advertisement. A cookie is placed on your computer only if and when you click on an advertisement or open the e-mail. The cookie generated from the advertisement or e-mail does not contain any personally identifiable information and will remain on your hard drive until you delete it.
You may set your browser to block cookies (consult the instructions for your particular browser on how to do this), although doing so may adversely affect your ability to perform certain transactions, use certain functionality and access certain content on our Website.
D. PRIVACY-RELATED INQUIRIES AND COMPLAINTS