Alt12 Apps, Inc. Privacy Policy
This privacy policy was last modified on August 30, 2013.
Alt12 Apps, Inc. ("Company", "we", or "us") knows that you care how information about you is used and shared. This Privacy Policy explains what information of yours will be collected by Company when you use Atl12.com and any and all related websites, products and services (collectively, the "Services"), how such information will be used and shared, and how you can control the collection, correction and/or deletion of such information. We will not collect, use or share your information except as described in this Privacy Policy.
INFORMATION WE COLLECT
User-Provided Information: You provide us information about yourself, such as your name and e-mail address, when you register for the Services. If you correspond with us by email, we may retain the content of your email messages, your email address and our responses.
Cookies Information: When you visit alt12.com or other websites associated with the Services, we may send one or more cookies — a small text file containing a string of alphanumeric characters — to your computer that uniquely identifies your browser and allows the Company to help you log in faster and enhance your navigation through the site. Company uses both session cookies and persistent cookies. A persistent cookie remains on your hard drive after you close your browser. Persistent cookies may be used by your browser on subsequent visits to the site. Persistent cookies can be removed by following your web browser's directions. A session cookie is temporary and disappears after you close your browser. You can reset your web browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, some features of the Services may not function properly if the ability to accept cookies is disabled.
Log File Information: Log file information is automatically reported by your browser each time you access a web page. When you register with or view our site, our servers automatically record certain information that your web browser sends whenever you visit any website. These server logs may include information such as your web request, Internet Protocol ("IP") address, browser type, referring/exit pages and URLs, number of clicks, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed, and other such information.
Clear Gifs Information: When you use the Services, we may employ clear gifs (aka, Web Beacons) which are used to track the online usage patterns of our users anonymously. No personally identifiable information from your Company account is collected using these clear gifs. In addition, we may also use clear gifs in HTML-based emails sent to our users to track which emails are opened by recipients. The information is used to enable more accurate reporting, improve the effectiveness of our marketing, and make us better for our users.
HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION
We use the information collected from you to operate, maintain, and provide to you the features and functionality of the Services. Generally speaking, we use the collected information to communicate with you, fulfill your requests, customize the content and advertising, improve our products and services, protect our and your rights, and comply with laws and regulations.By providing Company your email address you consent to our using the email address to send you Services-related notices, including any notices required by law, in lieu of communication by postal mail. We may also use your email address to send you other messages, such as newsletters, changes to features of the Services, or special offers. If you do not want to receive such email messages, you may opt out by sending an email message to support [at] alt12 [dot] com with the word "No email" in the subject field. Opting out may prevent you from receiving email messages regarding updates, improvements, or offers.
Company may use certain information about you and/or your user content without identifying you as an individual to third parties. We do this for purposes such as analyzing how the Services are used, diagnosing service or technical problems, maintaining security, and personalizing advertisements and promotions.
Company reserves the right, but has no obligation, to monitor the user content you post on the Services. Company has the right to remove any such information or material for any reason or no reason, including without limitation, if in its sole opinion, such information or material violates, or may violate, any applicable law or our Terms of Use or to protect or defend its rights or property or those of any third party. Company also reserves the right to remove information upon the request of any third party.
We may use the information collected via cookies, clear gifs, and log files to: (a) remember information so that you will not have to re-enter it during your visit or the next time you visit the Services; (b) provide custom, personalized content and information; (c) monitor the effectiveness of our Services; (d) monitor aggregate metrics such as total number of visitors and traffic; (e) diagnose or fix technology problems reported by our users or engineers that are associated with the IP addresses controlled by a specific web company or ISP; and (f) help you efficiently access your information after you sign in.
HOW WE SHARE YOUR INFORMATION
Any personal information or content that you voluntarily disclose for posting on the Services (for instance, in user content you post) becomes available to the public. If you remove your user content, copies may remain viewable in cached and archived pages or if other users have copied or stored your user content.
Personally Identifiable Information: Company will not rent or sell your personally identifiable information to others without your express consent. Company may share your personally identifiable information with third parties solely for the purpose of providing services to you. If we do this, such third parties' use of your information will be bound by restrictions consistent with this Privacy Policy. We may store personal information in locations outside the direct control of Company (for instance, on servers or databases co-located with hosting providers).
Company may disclose your personal information to third parties should it be required to do so by law or subpoena or if we believe that such action is necessary to (a) conform to the law, comply with legal process served on us or our affiliates, or investigate, prevent, or take action regarding suspected or actual illegal activities; (b) to enforce our Terms of Use, take precautions against liability, to investigate and defend ourselves against any third-party claims or allegations, to assist government enforcement agencies, or to protect the security or integrity of our site; and (c) to exercise or protect the rights, property, or personal safety of Company, our users or others.
Non-Personally Identifiable Information: We may share non-personally identifiable information (such as anonymous usage data, referring/exit pages and URLs, platform types, number of clicks, etc.) with Flurry Analytics and interested third parties to help them understand the usage patterns for certain Company services. The data collected by the Flurry service may include: agent version, platform, SDK version, timestamp, API key (identifier for application), application version, device identifier, iOS Identifier for Advertising, iOS Identifier for Vendors, Media Access Control (MAC) address, International Mobile Equipment Identity (IMEI), Model, manufacture and OS version of device, session start/stop time, locale (specific location where a given language is spoken), time zone, and network status (WiFi, etc.). For more details on the type of information Flurry may collect you may view their Privacy Policy. You also have the right to opt-out of Flurry services by going here.
Company may allow other companies, called third-party ad servers or ad networks, to serve advertisements on the Company Services. These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to send, directly to your browser, the advertisements and links that appear on the Services. They automatically receive your IP address when this happens. They may also use other technologies (such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons) to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and to personalize the advertising content.
Company does not provide any personally identifiable information to these third-party ad servers or ad networks without your consent. However, please note that if an advertiser asks Company to show an advertisement to a certain audience and you respond to that advertisement, the advertiser or ad-server may conclude that you fit the description of the audience they are trying to reach.
You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers or ad networks. The Company privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such advertisers.
Change of Control: As we develop our business, we may buy or sell assets or business offerings. Customer, email, and visitor information is generally one of the transferred business assets in these types of transactions. We may also transfer such information in the course of corporate divestitures, mergers, or dissolution.
HOW WE PROTECT YOUR INFORMATION
Company uses commercially reasonable physical, managerial, and technical safeguards to preserve the integrity and security of your personal information. We cannot, however, ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to Company and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your transmission of information, Company makes commercially reasonable efforts to ensure the security of our systems. However, please note that this is not a guarantee that such information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our physical, technical, or managerial safeguards.
To protect your privacy and security, we take reasonable steps (such as requesting a unique password) to verify your identity before granting you access to your account. You are responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your unique password and account information, and for controlling access to your email communications from Company, at all times.
COMPROMISE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
In the event that personal information is compromised as a result of a breach of security, Company will promptly notify those persons whose personal information has been compromised, in accordance with the notification procedures set forth in this Privacy Policy, or as otherwise required by applicable law.
YOUR CHOICES ABOUT YOUR INFORMATION
You may, of course, decline to submit personally identifiable information through Company, in which case Company may not be able to provide certain services to you. If you signed up for an account with us, you may change the personally identifiable information you submit to us or cancel such account. Please note that if you cancel your account, we may retain some information about you but will remove your profile from the Services.
CHILDREN'S PRIVACY
Protecting the privacy of young children is especially important. For that reason, Company does not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from anyone under the age of 13 or knowingly allow such persons to register. If you are under 13, please do not send any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, or email address. No one under age 13 is allowed to provide any personal information to or on Company. In the event that we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under age 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at support [at] alt12 [dot] com.
LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
We are not responsible for the practices employed by web sites linked to or from our Services nor the information or content contained therein. Please remember that when you use a link to go from our Services to another website, our Privacy Policy is no longer in effect. Your browsing and interaction on any other website, including those that have a link on our website, is subject to that website's own rules and policies. Please read over those rules and policies before proceeding.
ACCESSING SERVICES FROM OUTSIDE THE U.S.
The Company and its Services are based in the U.S., and our offices are headquartered in the U.S. Please be aware that information you provide to us or we obtain as a result of your use of the Services may be processed and transferred to the U.S. and be subject to U.S. law. This information may also be processed by staff working for us or for one of our suppliers in the U.S. The privacy and data protection laws in the U.S. may not be equivalent to such laws in your country of residence. By using our Services and/or by providing us with your information, you consent to this collection, transfer, storage, and processing of information to and in the U.S. We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that you data is treated securely in accordance with this Privacy Policy.
NOTIFICATION PROCEDURES
It is our policy to provide notifications, whether such notifications are required by law or are for marketing or other business related purposes, to you via email notice, written or hard copy notice, or through conspicuous posting of such notice on our website page, as determined by Company in its sole discretion. We reserve the right to determine the form and means of providing notifications to you, provided that you may opt out of certain means of notification as described in this Privacy Policy.
CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY
If we change our privacy policies and procedures, we will post those changes on our website to keep you aware of what information we collect, how we use it and under what circumstances we may disclose it. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on our website.
CONTACT US
If you have any questions or concerns about our Privacy Policy, please contact us at support [at] alt12 [dot] com.