THIS POLICY ANSWERS THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS:
- What information do we collect about you and how do we use it?
- What choices do you have about the collection and use of your personal information?
- Will we share your personal information with third parties?
- What security measures do we take to safeguard your personal information?
2. INFORMATION WE COLLECT
2.1 Registration and Your Account Information
Personal Information means information that can be used to identify and contact you, such as your name, email address (“Personal Information”). You do not need to submit Personal Information to access the "Dev. Anchor" Site or aspects of the "Dev. Anchor" Service, but if you do not disclose certain Personal Information to us, you will not be able to access important portions of the "Dev. Anchor" Service.
When you create an account, or access or use your account for purposes of accessing the "Dev. Anchor" Service, we may require you to provide us with certain Personal Information. You will also select a password for your account. Your email address and password will be used together so you can securely access and maintain your account.
You may also access the Service Applications or use certain aspects of the "Dev. Anchor" Service by creating a new, or using your existing, Facebook log-in credentials. By utilizing your Facebook log-in credentials to log into the "Dev. Anchor" Service (including on or through any of the Service Applications), you expressly authorize "Dev. Anchor" to receive certain of your information that is available on or through your Facebook account, including, without limitation, your profile information, friends names, your photos, privacy settings and certain other information that will be disclosed to you (and authorized by you) during the log-in process; and you also authorize "Dev. Anchor" to generate and publish on your Facebook news feed actions you take on the "Dev. Anchor" Service, and to allow you to interact with your Facebook friends on the "Dev. Anchor" Service. You agree to allow Facebook to receive information concerning the actions you take on the "Dev. Anchor" Service.
2.2 Customer Service
We provide customer service support through email at firstname.lastname@example.org. In order to provide customer support, we may ask for your email address and other account information depending upon the nature of your support request. We only use information received from customer support requests, including email addresses and other account information, for customer support services and we do not transfer or share information obtained from support requests with any third parties (other than service providers that may be assisting us in providing services to you).
3. HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION
As a general matter, we use the information that you provide to us or that we obtain from Facebook to process your user registration, and to provide, enhance and personalize the "Dev. Anchor" Service. We use the information automatically collected by our servers to monitor and analyze how users use the "Dev. Anchor" Service, and to maintain and improve the "Dev. Anchor" Site, the Service Applications, and the "Dev. Anchor" Service.
Specifically, we use the information that you provide to us (or that we obtain from Facebook) to:send you emails and newsletters (or otherwise communicate with you through the "Dev. Anchor" Service) for the purpose of keeping you updated about (i) the "Dev. Anchor" Service in general, (ii) the features and functionality of the "Dev. Anchor" Service, the "Dev. Anchor" Site and our Service Applications (including, without limitation, information about available software or "Dev. Anchor" Service upgrades or updates); send you emails and newsletters (or otherwise communicate with you through the "Dev. Anchor" Service) for the purpose of offering you upgrades, content and additional services for you to access or purchase; provide you with a more personalized experience based on your personal information;
Additionally, we may use personal information that you provide, or that we learn about you to otherwise improve your use of the "Dev. Anchor" Site and the "Dev. Anchor" Service. We will also use this information to help us quickly and efficiently respond to inquiries and requests, and otherwise enhance our "Dev. Anchor" Service offering for our users.
5. Sharing of Information with Third Parties
We will not sell or rent your email address or any of your personal information. However, to operate the "Dev. Anchor" Service, we may share your information in the following ways:
5.1 As Aggregated Data
We will share aggregate statistical and demographic information, which does not personally identify you, about our users and their use of the "Dev. Anchor" Service (including on the "Dev. Anchor" Site or through our Service Applications) with suppliers of advertisements and potential affiliate partners. We may also disclose and otherwise use non-personally identifiable information about users. None of the above would include information that could be used to identify you or to discover individual information about you.
5.2 With Service Providers
Your personal information may be transmitted to and from, and maintained and processed by our affiliates and other third parties who provide services on our behalf in the U.S. or other jurisdictions.
5.3 As Otherwise Required
We will share personal information we collect from you if we believe it is reasonably necessary to make the "Dev. Anchor" Service available, legally required, or otherwise permitted by you. For example:
5.3.1 Protection of rights
We will share personal information if:
a) we have reason to suspect that unlawful activity has been, is being or may be engaged in, and use or disclose the Personal Information as a necessary part of our investigation of the matter or in reporting our concerns to relevant persons or authorities; b) the use or disclosure is required or authorised by or under law; c) we reasonably believe that the use or disclosure is reasonably necessary for one or more of the following by or on behalf of an enforcement body: (i) the prevention, detection, investigation, prosecution or punishment of criminal offences, breaches of a law imposing a penalty or sanction or breaches of a prescribed law; (ii) the enforcement of laws relating to the confiscation of the proceeds of crime; (iii) the protection of the public revenue; (iv) the prevention, detection, investigation or remedying of seriously improper conduct or prescribed conduct; (v) the preparation for, or conduct of, proceedings before any court or tribunal, or implementation of the orders of a court or tribunal; d) we have a good faith belief the use or disclosure is: (i) appropriate to enforce the Terms of Service and Payment Terms for the "Dev. Anchor" Service, including any investigation of potential violations thereof; (ii) necessary to detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues associated with the "Dev. Anchor" Service; (iii) appropriate to protect the rights, property or safety of "Dev. Anchor", its employees, users of the "Dev. Anchor" Service or others.
5.3.2 Asset transfers
If we become involved in a merger, acquisition or other transaction involving the sale of some or all of our or our affiliates’ assets or voting securities, user information, including personal information collected from you through your use of the "Dev. Anchor" Service, may be included in the transferred assets or securities. Should such an event occur, we will use reasonable means to notify you, either through email and/or prominent notices on the "Dev. Anchor" Service.
You hereby grant "Dev. Anchor" and its representatives the right to access your account and records as necessary to investigate any use of the "Dev. Anchor" Service including, but not limited to, alleged violations of applicable laws and regulations, abuse, and/or harassment.
6. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT THIRD PARTIES
The personal information you provide to us is stored on servers, which are located in secured facilities with restricted access, and protected by protocols and procedures designed to ensure the security of such information, including firewalls, password encryption and other password protection features. In addition, we restrict access to personal information to our employees, independent contractors and agents who need to know this information in order to develop, operate and maintain the "Dev. Anchor" Service. All "Dev. Anchor" personnel who have access to this information are trained in the maintenance and security of such information. Any bank account information and other user sensitive information you supply us is transmitted and protected via Secure Socket Layer technology (“SSL”) and HTTPS protocol and then stored into our databases using industry standard encryption methods to be accessed only as stated above.
No server, computer or communications network or system, or data transmission over the Internet or mobile service can be guaranteed to be 100% secure, however. As a result, while we strive to protect user information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us or through the use of any aspect of the "Dev. Anchor" Service and we accept no liability for any breach of security or any unintentional disclosure, loss or misuse of any such information or data or for the actions of any third parties that may obtain any such information or data. You acknowledge and agree that you provide such information and engage in such transmissions at your own risk. Once we receive a transmission from you, we will endeavor to maintain its security on our systems.
We continue to store your personal information for so long as it is necessary to provide you our "Dev. Anchor" Service and periodically destroy old personal information in accordance with our company policies, including when it is no longer necessary in order to offer you the "Dev. Anchor" Service. In most cases, we will keep one archival copy of your information to allow us to comply with laws or respond to legal processes.
10. SPECIAL NOTE TO USERS OUTSIDE OF THE UNITED STATES
EUROPEAN COMMISSION’S DIRECTIVE ON DATA PROTECTION – SAFE HARBOR
"Dev. Anchor" adheres to the Safe Harbor Principles that were established by the U.S. Department of Commerce in consultation with the European Commission to comply with the European Commission's Directive on Data Protection. For more information, please visit http://www.export.gov/safeharbor
11. DISPUTE RESOLUTION
Dispute Resolution for Residents of the European Union
14. QUESTIONS? CONTACT US
It is extremely important to us that your privacy is treated with the utmost respect. If you have any concerns, questions, or ideas on how we can do a better job at this, please let us know by emailing support@DevAnchor.com.