Information We Collect
The information we collect through your use of the Services enables us to authenticate your ability to use the Services, analyze data received through the Services, personalize the Service experience for you, communicate updates about the Services to you, and operate the Services in general. Information collected includes, messaging data, user data, and application data (collectively "Data"). We also collect some of your Personal Information through the Services, but solely to enable you to operate certain aspects of the Service. Email addresses are collected from you when you use certain aspects of the Service and this provides us with a direct channel of communication with you, such as the ability to provide you with personalized customer support, communicate any service interruptions to you, and inform you of upgrades to the Services. Every email communication includes the ability for you to opt out of email communications with us in strict accordance with international law.
When you use the Services, we collect Content provided by your users, either directly provided by your users, or through 3rd parties connected to the Service. We never communicate directly with your users through your use of our Services, unless you explicity provide us permission to in writing. Any Data, incliding information we collect about your users is used soley in connection with our ability to operate the Services and we make every reasonable effort to safeguard this information, keeping this information in a secure, offsite, state of the art, storage facility.
We automatically receive and record information from your web browser when you interact with certain aspects of the Service, including your IP address and cookie information. This information is used for fighting spam/malware and also to facilitate collection of data concerning your interaction with the Services. Additionally, the Services automatically collect usage information, such as the number and frequency of visitors to the Site and number and frequency of visitors to our applications. We may use this data in aggregate form, that is, as a statistical measure, but not in a manner that would identify you personally. This type of aggregate data enables us and third parties authorized by us to figure out how often individuals use parts of the Services so that we can analyze and improve them.
The Sharing Of Your Information
We employ and contract with people and other entities that perform certain tasks on our behalf and who are under our control (our "Agents"). We may need to share Personal Information with our Agents in order to provide products or Sservices to you. Unless we tell you differently, our Agents do not have any right to use Personal Information or other information we share with them beyond what is necessary to assist us. You hereby consent to our sharing of Personal Information with our Agents.
We share Aggregate Information with our partners, service providers and other persons with whom we conduct business. We share this type of statistical data so that our partners can understand how and how often people use our Services and their services or websites, which facilitates improving both their services and how our Services interface with them. In addition, these third parties may share with us non-private, aggregated or otherwise non Personal Information about you that they have independently developed or acquired.
In some cases, we may choose to buy or sell assets. In these types of transactions, user information is typically one of the transferred business assets. Moreover, if we, or substantially all of our assets, were acquired, or if we go out of business or enter bankruptcy, user information and all other Content would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of us or our assets may continue to use your Personal Information as set forth in this Policy.
We also reserve the right to access, read, preserve, and disclose any information as it reasonably believes is necessary to (i) satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, (ii) enforce these Terms of Service, including investigation of potential violations hereof, (iii) detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues, (iv) respond to user support requests, or (v) protect our rights, property or safety, our users and the public. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for fraud protection and spam/malware prevention.
Except as set forth above, you will be notified when your Personal Information may be shared with third parties, and will be able to prevent the sharing of this information.Is Your Information Secure?We keep Content, including user information in a secure, offsite, state of the art, storage facility. We seek to protect your information to ensure that it is kept private; however, we cannot guarantee the security of any user information. Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors, may compromise the security of user information at any time. We otherwise store all of our information, including your IP address information, using industry-standard techniques. We do not guarantee or warrant that such techniques will prevent unauthorized access to information about you that we store, Personal Information or otherwise.
What Information Of Mine Can I Access?
You can access authentication information that you provided to us through the use of our Services. You can access and delete cookies through your web browser settings in the event you use any of our website Services. California Privacy Rights: Under California Civil Code sections 1798.83-1798.84, California residents are entitled to ask us for a notice identifying the categories of personal customer information which we share with our affiliates and/or third parties for marketing purposes, and providing contact information for such affiliates and/or third parties. If you are a California resident and would like a copy of this notice, please submit a written request to the following address: 422 Castlefield Avenue, Toronto ON M5N 1L5