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Acceptance of Policy
By accessing and using the Website or other services as may be offered by us from time to time (collectively referred as the “Website”), whether you are a visitor, using the Website without registration (“Visitor”), or a user that registered to have an account in the Website (“User”) (“Visitor” and “User” collectively referred as “You”), You agree to be bound by this Policy. If You do not agree to any of the provisions as set hereunder in this Policy, You have no right to use any of the Website.
This Policy describes the information collected by us and the uses of that information while using the Website and affiliated services.
For purposes of this Policy, “Personally Identifying Information” shall hereby mean information which is identifiable to You, including inter alia, e-mail, name address, pictures and friends, whether public or non-public, whether provided by You during a visit and/or registration or imported by us from other sources, per a User’s request and upon its explicit consent; “Anonymous Information” shall hereby mean information which does not enable identification of an individual user.
Changes of the Policy
We reserve the right to change or modify this Policy from time to time, without prior notice, by posting the modified policy on the Website. Your continued use of the Website indicates Your acceptance of any revised policy.
Information Gathered Using the Website
We collect Personally Identifying Information in the course of the use of the Website by Visitors and registered Users to improve the performance of the Website, ensure the quality of the Website and enrich the offerings of services available to our customers on the Website. In the process of registration, You are required to provide Personally Identifying
Information, including, but not limited to, first and last name, email address, password, country of origin and other identifying information. You can choose not to provide us with certain information, but be aware that it may limit the functionality or offering of the services available to You on the Website.
We may further collect information about the time, type and manner of use of the Website. This information may include information regarding the IP Address, time of usages, viewed files, and other information regarding the use of the Website. We may store this information as Personally Identifying Information associated with a User’s profile and use it to improve the Website and enhance the experience.
We collect additional information, such as information concerning users’ use of the Website, using various types of cookies, which are small text files, stored on Your computer, and other similar technologies, in order to enable features and store information about You and your use of the Website, provide functionalities that help us deliver products and services and/or help us understand, improve and research products and services, measure promotional effectiveness, provide You a localized experience in the Website, help ensure that your account security is not compromised, show you relevant and social information when you visit other websites that use our social plugins, monitor and understand the use of the Website, improve the performance of the Website and collect data which enhance the functionality and performance of the Website. It is Your choice whether to accept or reject cookies and You can set your browser to reject cookies altogether or to reject our cookies in particular or to delete these cookies. However, if You choose to reject cookies or delete them, it may limit some of the functionalities available or effect your experience with the Website.
We use session ID cookies to make it easier for You to navigate our system. This cookie is not saved for longer than the navigation session and expires when the browser is closed. We also use persistent cookies, which remain stored on the hard drive for longer periods, for storing information, such as your browser type, your login name or Your last preferences, to enable improved viewing and usage of the Website, for example to make it easer for You to login when You come back to the Website. You can delete or block this cookie by actively removing or blocking this cookie from the setting in Your browser.
We also allow third parties servers and/or advertisers, to include advertisements or any such material within the Website. This enables third parties to also send their own cookies to Your computer. If You want to prevent a third-party from sending and reading cookies on your computer, currently You must visit each third party’s website individually and opt out (if they offer this capability).
Personally Identifying Information from Other Sources
We automatically collect information from multiple sources to present an aggregated search result regarding people and their content and web presence. We do not monitor, control, edit
or manipulate any of the collected information and present it “AS-IS” in the form of aggregated profile. We are not responsible for the information which is presented at these sources and do not control the disclosure of any information, Personally Identifying or Anonymous, which is made available by these sources. In a case that Personally Identifying Information is published in any of these sources, You may contact the source to request to remove, edit, update, change or delete this information, all according to the law and the set policies of the information source. Note, we have no technological capability, legal right or ability to remove, edit, update, change or delete any information at the source.
We may also receive Personally Identifying Information about You from other sources, such as public information archives, all according to the law and the terms of these archives, and may also import from other sources, per your request and upon your consent, Personally Identifying Information about You which is non-public.
Use of Collected Information
- We have a strong commitment not to sell or rent your Personally Identifying Information to others. Notwithstanding the above, We reserve the right to disclose Your Personally Identifying Information as required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, the integrity of the Website, our systems and technology, and/or comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served in connection with the Website.
- We may provide your contact information to our partners and business affiliates to enrich your experience of the Website. However, the partners and business affiliates will be authorized to use the contact information only to deliver notices regarding the Website, such as customer support, billing or other ancillary services, to You. In no event shall the business affiliates or partners be authorized to use the contact information for other purposes, which are not related to delivering notices to You and will not be authorized to contact You directly for other purposes.
- We may use the Personally Identifying Information collected or provided by You to further extract and gather other available information about You (whether public or non-public) or correlate the already collected information with other data sources, all to enrich Your experience and provide You with improved quality of the Website.
- You may be able to register to receive updates and promotions or site surveys. The contact information You submit will not be used for these purposes unless You specifically opt-in.
- Personally Identifying Information about the Users will not be used for any purpose which is unrelated to the use of the Website or to related services, unless specifically authorized by You.
- We may use the collected information about Your browser, operating system or other technical details of Your usage to improve Your experience with the Website. We may further use the collected Anonymous Information (non-identifying information) about usage patterns, time of usage and form of usage, to improve the experience and to be able to improve our offering of services to users.
- We reserve the right to use and disclose, in our sole discretion, Anonymous Information about Visitors and Users to third parties, including advertisers and partners, in order to target advertisement and information presented to You. Anonymous Information disclosure in this regard may also include selective disclosure of search terms and socio-demographic information, as long as it does not explicitly reveal Personally Identifying Information.
Transfer of Personally Identifying Information in Business Transition
If we, in the future, will go through business transition such as a merger, acquisition by another company, or sale of all or a portion of our assets, your Personally Identifying Information may be among the assets transferred. You expressly acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of us or our assets may continue to use Your Personally Identifying Information as set forth in this Policy. You hereby consent to such use if done according to this Policy.
Data and Information Security
We are committed to protect the security of our Users’ data and information and take reasonable measures available to assure data and information security. Access to Personally Identifying Information will be protected and controlled by password and restricted permissions. However, no method of Internet transmission or electronic storage is 100% secure and we cannot guarantee its absolute security. By using the Website, You expressly agree that we will not be liable for any third party action, misuse, abuse or infringement of data and information security.
For additional information regarding security, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Use of Metadata
We may use the metadata, including, but not limited to, tags, search history, links, comments, posts and clickstrems, which is created in the process of using the Website to enrich User’s experiences and provide Users and affiliates with useful information, in accordance with this Policy. We may use this collected information for targeted advertisement services and contextualized placement of advertisement or sponsored content. However, search history information may be shared with third parties only in its anonymous form (i.e. the Anonymous Information) and without disclosing any Personally Identifying Information which is associated with or related to this information.
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