1. How We Collect Your data
Likely situations when you make personal data available to Company include, but are not limited to: (i) by using Companyâ€™ mobile apps or visiting our websites, (ii) registration for Services, contests and special events; (iii) accessing Services using a third party ID, such as social networking sites or gaming services; (iv) subscribing to newsletters; (v) purchasing a product or services through Companyâ€™s online stores or within the app (or “in-app purchase”); (vi) using â€œtell a friend,â€ “email this page,” or other similar features; (vii) requesting technical support; and (viii) otherwise through use of Company Services where personal data is required for use and/or participation.
The data we process on you may include but is not limited to: email address, device ID, IP-address, user names, passwords and payment related data.
Company may supplement your data with data received from third parties in connection with demographic, advertisement, market and other analytics surveys or services.
2. Ad Serving Technology
Company reserves the right to use and disclose the collected, non-personal data for purposes of advertising by Company or Companyâ€™ partners and contractors.
Company may employ third party ad serving technologies that use certain methods to collect information as a result of ad serving through Services.
Company or third parties operating the ad serving technology may use demographic and geo-location information (for more information regarding use of Location Data see below Section 3) as well as information logged from your hardware or device to ensure that relevant advertising is presented within the Service. Company or third parties may collect and use data, for such purposes, including but not limited to, data such as IP address, Device ID, MAC address, installed software, application usage data, hardware type, Operating System information, browser information, unique identifiers in browser cookies, Flash cookies, and HTML5 local storage, Internet and on-line usage information and in-game information.
Company may display to you behaviorally targeted advertising. If you wish to “opt out” of certain targeted advertising, please visit_www.merchantproapps.com and request to â€œunsubscribeâ€. Please note that the links above may not reach all Companyâ€™ advertising partners and certain behaviorally targeted advertising may still be displayed to you. If you want to be certain that no behaviorally targeted advertisements are displayed to you, please do not use or access the Services.
Some services may include the use of in-game advertisements or brand placement. Such ads or sponsorships will be noted as such within the services.
Additionally please note that if you â€œopt outâ€ it does not mean that you will no longer receive advertising. It just means that the advertising you see displayed will not be customized to you and your interests and may be less relevant to you.
3. Location Data
To the extent Company makes location enabled Services available and you use such Services, Company may collect and process your location data to provide location related Services and advertisements. For example, some add-ons or offers may be available at dedicated locations. The location data is processed and stored only for the duration that is required for the provision of the location related Services.
Company may use, depending on the service (1)IP-based location based on the IP address presented by the end-user, (2) fine geo-location data based on coordinates obtained from a mobile deviceâ€™s GPS radio, or (3) coarse, network-based geo-location data based on proximity of network towers or the location of WiFi networks.
Company uses your information to perform its own analytics and to enable analytics provided by third parties. We use analytical information for supporting business analysis and operations, business intelligence, product development, improving products and services, personalizing content, providing advertising, and making recommendations. Company may also use third-parties.
If you choose to use Companyâ€™ “tell a friend” or a similar service about Company Services or order a gift certificate for your friend, Company may store your friend’s name and contact details that you provide to Company.
Please note that certain features of the Services may be able to connect to your social networking sites to obtain additional information about you. In such cases, Company may be able to collect certain information from your social networking profile when your social networking site permits it, and when you consent to allow your social networking site to make that information available to Company. This information may include, but is not limited to, your name, profile picture, gender, user ID, email address, your country, your language, your time zone, the organizations and links on your profile page, the names and profile pictures of your social networking site â€œfriendsâ€ and other information you have included in your social networking site profile. Company may associate and/or combine as well as use information collected by Company and/or obtained through such social networking sites.
6. Disclosure and Transfer of Personal Data
Company may use third parties to collect and process personal data on Companyâ€™s behalf and in according to Companyâ€™s instructions. Company is not liable for the acts and omissions of these third parties, except as provided by mandatory law.
7. Data Retention and Correctness
Please note that some data may be further retained if necessary to resolve disputes, enforce Company user agreements, and comply with technical and legal requirements and constraints related to the security, integrity and operation of Services.
8. Cookies, beacons and tracking
The Services may use â€œcookiesâ€ and other technologies such as pixel tags, local shared objects, hardware-based device identifiers, Operating System-based identifiers, clear GIFs and web beacons. Company treats information collected by cookies and similar technologies as non-personal data.
Cookies: A â€œcookieâ€ is a small file stored by your browser when told to do so by a website. Typically websites place a number of different cookies on an end-userâ€™s machine. Some of the cookies are â€œ1st Party,â€ from the website itself, and others are â€œ3rd party,â€ belonging to advertising and analytics entities or social networks. Companyâ€™s cookies do not include personal data and are typically used to quickly identify your device and to â€œrememberâ€ your browser during subsequent visits for purposes of functionality, preferences, and website performance.
9. Third Party Terms and Conditions
Please note that your access to and use of the Services may be subject to certain third party terms and conditions and Company is not liable for any such third partiesâ€™ use of your personal data.
Company follows generally accepted industry standards and maintains reasonable safeguards to attempt to ensure the security, integrity and privacy of the information in Companyâ€™ possession.
You may choose to disclose data about yourself in the course of contributing user generated content to the Services.
Any data that you disclose in any of these forums, blogs, chats or the like will becomeÂ public information, and there is no expectation of privacy or confidentiality with respect to that data.
12. Special Note about Minorâ€™s Privacy
Company does not knowingly collect personal information from individuals under 13 years of age. If Company learns that Company has inadvertently gathered personal data from an individual under 13 years of age, Company will take reasonable measures to promptly delete such personal data from Companyâ€™s records.
If you have additional questions about Companyâ€™ Privacy Practices related to children under the age of 13, please contact us atÂ email@example.com.
13. Further information
Company makes good faith efforts to enable you to review, update or correct your personal data in Companyâ€™s possession.
Company will need sufficient information from you to establish your identity and to verify your access request, and also to assist us in handling your request.