You can explore pages of this web site without providing any information about yourself. We do use tools to record information from your computer and browser, including your IP address, cookie information, software and hardware attributes, referring pages, and the page you request in order to compile reports of aggregate visitor information. All individual users remain entirely anonymous. However, from time-to-time, we will ask you for information that personally identifies you (Personal Information) or allows us to contact you. Generally, this information is requested when you are asked to register before requesting information or using services from this site. If you choose not to register or provide personal information, you can still use most of the Snips Media web site, but will not be able to access areas that require registration.
INFORMATION COLLECTION AND USE
Data can be collected and processed during the operations of our website. The following are ways we may perform these actions:
Snips Media automatically receives and records information from your computer and browser, including your IP address, cookie information, software and hardware attributes, referring pages, and the page you request. Some of this information is shared with our users through our services.
Snips Media uses information for the following general purposes: to provide statistics on website traffic, to customize the advertising and content visitors see, fulfill your requests for products and services, improve our services, conduct research, and provide anonymous reporting for internal and external clients.
When we collect personal data about you through your use of our web site we may record this by assigning each person visiting the site a unique digital identity. This is done by placing a unique identifier in a file on your computer, called a "cookie". Cookies are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer's hard drive. We may assemble information about your common internet use with a cookie file. When used, the cookies are downloaded to your computer automatically. The cookie is stored on the hard drive, with the transferred information.
Cookies cannot be used by themselves by a third party to identify you. We may use personal data obtained to communicate with you to link the personal data gathered through the cookie to you. We will not disclose any personal data to any other person in any way which enables them to identify you through the cookie.
You may prevent us recording this personal data and opt-out by setting your browser so that it will not accept cookies. This may prevent us from fully communicating with you. Note: if you do decline the download of cookies, some aspects of our site may not work or allow you access.
Our advertisers may download cookies to which we have no control. If used, these cookies are downloaded by clicking on an advertisement found on our website.
OUR USE OF YOUR INFORMATION
Where we collect personal data from you for the purposes set out above, we will use this to personalize communications and advertisements to you through our web site. Where you have given us your email address we may occasionally send e-mail communications to you to provide information that we think you will find useful and interesting, including newsletters and notification about our products and services.
Information stored or collected regarding you helps us improve and offer services you need. The following list contains how we might use your data:
You may choose to opt out any time by unsubscribing to these emails in your profile, or you may contact us at email@example.com to request that your email be removed from our mailing lists.
PERSONAL DATA STORAGE
You should understand data via online transmission is not completely secure. We cannot guarantee full protection and security data, only that we take all reasonable action to protect information sent to us electronically. Transmission of any data by you is at your own risk. Where applicable you may be given access to sections of our site that require a password. You are responsible for the passwords safety and confidentiality.
Snips Media displays targeted advertisements based on personal information. Snips Media may provide non-personally-identifiable data to the advertiser when you interact with or view a targeted ad, which may include your IP address, software and hardware attributes, referring pages, and the page requested. By interacting with or viewing an ad you are consenting to the possibility that the advertiser will make the assumption that you meet the targeting criteria used to display the advertisement.
Snips Media does not sell, trade or rent your personal data with other people or non-affiliated companies. At times, we may disclose personal information to persons in our group, which may include subsidiaries, holding companies, or any other subsidiaries involved in our business, if applicable. We may also supply non-personally-identifiable data to trustworthy partners or third parties who work on behalf of or with Snips Media under confidentiality agreements. These companies may use your personal information to help Snips Media communicate with you about offers from Snips Media and our marketing partners. However, these companies do not have any independent right to share this information.
THIRD PARTY LINKS
We cannot withhold data we collect about you, as per The Data Protection Act 1998. This act provides you with access to any information we may hold on you. If you wish to have access about our data collection on you please pay our fee of $100.00. The fee covers our costs for processing your request and getting the data to you. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to request this data.
YOUR CONSENT AND FEEDBACK
UPDATE AND CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY STATEMENT
Effective Date: January 1, 2015.