Information We Collect
When you interact with us through the service, we may collect and store some personal and general information from you. This includes information that can be linked to a specific individual, such as name, e-mail address, location, and personal interests. It also includes “General” information, which is information that cannot be used to personally identify you, such as anonymous usage data, general demographic information, referring/exit pages and URLs, platform types, preferences you submit and preferences that are generated based on the data you submit and number of clicks.
Information You Provide to Us
Demographic or Other Data. We may also collect and store demographics or other data that is not necessarily required to use the service, such as age, gender, zip code or similar information, from you when you voluntarily provide such information.
Posted Content. We may also collect and store data and information from the posts you share through the service.
INFORMATION WE COLLECT
As we are continually striving to improve the quality of the service, we may track information provided to us by your browser when you view the service, such as your internet protocol (IP) address, Internet service provider, the website you came from (known as the "referring URL"), the type of browser you use, your operating system, the device from which you connected to the service, the time and date of access, the service pages viewed, time spent at our service. We track this information using cookies, or small text files which include an anonymous unique identifier ("Cookies"). Cookies are a feature of web browser (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, etc.) software that allows web servers to recognize the computer used to access a site. Paket Media uses permanent cookies, which expire after 24 hours of inactivity. These Cookies allow you to access the service without needing to remember and then enter a password more than once during a visit to the service.
If you wish to disable Cookies, you may do so by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of the service. On most web browsers, you will find a "help" section on the toolbar. Please refer to this section for information on how to receive notification when you are receiving a new cookie and how to turn cookies off.
We do not allow persons under 13 to register for the service, and we do not knowingly collect any personal information from persons under the age of 13. We do not direct any of our business practices or system outputs towards children under the age of 13.
HOW WE USE INFORMATION
Personal Information. We use the information we collect to: provide and improve the service and our other products and services; customize the service for you; better understand our users; communicate with you about the service and our other products and services that we think may interest you; verify the identity of Paket Media’s users; and diagnose and fix problems with the service. Paket Media may also use your personal and general information to help us improve the content and functionality of the service and to better understand our users.
Paket Media may use your personal to contact you in the future to tell you about services we believe will be of interest to you. If we do so, each communication we send you will contain instructions permitting you to "opt-out" of receiving future communications. In addition, if at any time you decide you do not want to receive any future communications or you want to have your name deleted from our mailing lists, please contact us as indicated below under "Your Choices."
Aggregated Information. In an ongoing effort to better understand and serve users, Paket Media may conduct research on its customer demographics, interests and behavior based on the personal and general information provided to us. This research may be compiled and analyzed on an aggregate basis and will not be capable of being used to identify you personally. Paket Media may use this aggregated information to improve and market the service, and for other lawful purposes. Aggregated information includes, but is not limited to, daily active users, length of sessions, the number of posts, content shares, and profile visits by and of a user.
Public Areas of the Service. The service may include some publicly-accessible merchandising, event pages, message boards, comments, and other areas. Any information, including personal information, you provide in the publicly-accessible areas of the service may be read, collected and used by others who access them. We urge you to use discretion when deciding whether to post any personal information or other sensitive information in these areas. If you mistakenly provide such personal information in a public areas of the service, you may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org , and we will do our best to remove such information from the service. Note that information, once provided in these areas may be viewed and copied by others.
HOW WE USE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
With Content Partners. Any content that you submit, upload, or otherwise make available on or through the service, including photos, may be used by Paket Media or our content partners for marketing, promotional, or other commercial purposes. The manner in which a third party uses, stores and discloses your information and content is governed by the policies of such content partner. You should review the applicable terms and policies of such content partner, including privacy and data gathering practices.
We share posted content and analyze and report relevant data and content back to the content partners that they relate to in an effort the help them improve their offerings.
"Do Not Track" or "DNT" Technology. The service does not follow the direction of “do not track” or “DNT” settings that are available in some browsers.
Aggregated Information. Paket Media may share aggregated information with its content partners, its agents, investors, business partners and other third parties to conduct research on its users, market and promote the service, and for other lawful purposes.
As Required by Law. Paket Media may disclose an information, including your personal information if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to (i) comply with a legal obligation or a government request, (ii) verify compliance with or enforce our Terms of Service or protect and defend the rights or property of Paket Media, our customers, users or others, (iii) act in urgent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users or the public, or (iv) protect against legal liability.
Paket Media takes reasonable steps (including physical, electronic and procedural measures) as we deem appropriate to protect the personal information provided via the service from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, no Internet or e-mail transmission or electronic storage of information is ever fully secure or error free. Although we take reasonable steps to safeguard and prevent unauthorized access to your personal information, we can’t be responsible for the acts of those who gain unauthorized access, and we make no warranty, express, implied or otherwise, that we will prevent such access. By using the service, you acknowledge that you understand and agree to assume these risks.
RETENTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
LINKS TO THIRD PARTY WEBSITES
If you choose not to provide any personal information, you may not be able to use the service, or parts of the service.
You also have the right at any time to prevent us from contacting you for marketing purposes. When we send a promotional communication to you, each such communication will contain instructions permitting you to “opt-out” of receiving future communications. Please note that notwithstanding the promotional preferences you indicate by either unsubscribing or opting out via such communications or on the service, we may continue to send you administrative e-mails, such as notifications about any security issues with your account.
You may keep your personal information accurate, current, and complete by logging into your account, if you have registered through the service. You may also contact us at email@example.com. We will take reasonable steps to update or correct personal information in our possession that you have previously submitted via the service.
USERS OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES
CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS
California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits users who are California residents to request certain information regarding its disclosure of their personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Paket Media, Inc.
907 Westwood Blvd., #126
Los Angeles, CA 90024