Effective March 2, 2010
- The collection of personally identifiable information (“Personal Information”) through the Site, which may include, among other things, name, date of birth, email address or other contact information
- The intended use of Personal Information collected
- Choices available to users regarding being contacted by GGG, data collection and the use of Personal Information
- Measures taken to protect the loss or misuse of Personal Information
Information Collection and Use by GGG
In general, you may visit the Site and view content on the Site without revealing any Personal Information or other individual user information (other than cookies as described below). If you want to upload content, join a group or otherwise actively participate in the Service and the Site, you will need to become a registered user of the Site.
To become a registered user of the Site, GGG will need to collect your email address and date of birth and may collect other Personal Information. You will also need to select a user name and password. GGG collects such Personal Information to authenticate you as a user and to be able send notifications you. GGG may also collect other profile data including but not limited to, personal interests, gender, education, location, mobile phone number, and occupation to help in serving content recommendations.
In connection with certain portions of the Site and Services, GGG allows users to set up unique personal profiles that can be linked together through groups, friends and other organizations. Each registered user can change his/her profile information at any time. Selected user names are used when communicating with users or posting content to the Site. A user’s email address is not shared or displayed in connection with the Site unless authorized by such registered user. Users can communicate on the Site and with each other through the Site, without disclosing their email addresses.
GGG may also log non-personally-identifiable information from users of the Site, including IP address, profile information, aggregate user data and browser type. This data is used to manage the Site, track usage and improve the Service. User IP addresses are recorded for security and monitoring purposes. GGG may aggregate this non-personally-identifiable information, such as the number of users that clicked on a particular link and may share such aggregated information with third-parties to provide more relevant content, services and advertisements to users. Such information will not identify you individually.
Sharing and Disclosure of Information GGG Collects
In addition, from time to time we contract with other companies, such as website developers, to provide certain services in connection with the Site and Service. In some instances, these contractors may have access to Personal Information or may collect Personal Information from you on our behalf. These contractors are contractually obligated to maintain the security and confidentiality of Personal Information and to use it only for purposes of carrying out the business of the Site that they have been contracted to provide. These contractors are prohibited from using Personal Information for their own marketing purposes or from sharing this information with anyone other than GGG.
Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act
Invitations and Other Communications to Non-users
Registered users can invite friends to join the Service by sending invitation emails via our automated invitation system. GGG stores the email addresses that users provide so that the respondents may be added to such user’s friend list and also to send reminders of the invitations. GGG does not sell these email addresses or use them to send any other communication besides invitations and invitation reminders. Recipients of invitations from GGG may contact GGG to request the removal of their information from our database.
Third-Party Links and Advertising
Correcting/Updating or Removing Information
Registered users may modify or remove any of their Personal Information at any time by logging into their account and accessing the Account Setting feature.
GGG and Third-Party Communications
GGG user accounts are secured by user-created passwords. GGG takes precautions to ensure that user account information is kept private. We use reasonable measures to protect user information that is stored within our database, and we restrict access to user information to those employees or contractors who need access to perform their job functions, such as our customer service personnel and technical staff. However, we cannot guarantee the security of user account information. Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, accidental disclosure and other factors may compromise the security of user information at any time.
Please be aware that whenever you voluntarily post public information to websites, blogs, message boards, chat rooms or any other public forums such information can be accessed by the public and can in turn be used by those people to send you unsolicited communications.
Contacting the Site
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