- SUBMISSION AND COLLECTION OF INFORMATION – This section deals with the types of information that Playmatics collects from users and collection of non-personally identifiable information via cookies and other related technologies by, and on behalf of, Playmatics and third parties.
- NOTICES – This section provides information on how Playmatics informs users about any future Policy changes, where Playmatics stores data, and third-party websites that may link to the Playmatics Services.
- INFORMATION USE AND DISCLOSURE – This section describes how Playmatics uses your information to provide and manage the Playmatics Services, including when Playmatics may disclose your information to third parties that assist Playmates in providing those services.
- SECURITY – This section describes Playmatics’ security measures.
- USER ACCESS AND ACCOUNT CANCELLATION – This section informs users how to access and change their personal information stored by Playmatics, and how to cancel their accounts.
- CONTACT US – This section provides information for users users regarding how to contact Playmatics.
Playmatics, Inc. (“Playmatics” or “we”) is a publisher and developer of mobile and social games. The services Playmatics offers include Playmatics.com, games published on a variety of platforms, and other features, content, games or applications offered, from time to time, by or on behalf of, Playmatics, including when these services are accessed via the Internet, mobile or other device (collectively, the “Playmatics Services”). Playmatics is based in the United States.
2. SUBMISSION AND COLLECTION OF INFORMATION ON PLAYMATICS SERVICES
User Submitted Information
Third-Party Account Information. When you access a Playmatics Service through a third-party connection or log-in, we may collect your user ID and/or user name associated with that third-party service, or any information you have submitted in connection with that service and which the third party shares with partner services.
Email Address. If email address is not included in such information, Playmatics may ask you to submit your email address directly to Playmatics.
Public Site Content consists of information you disclose in public areas of the Playmatics Services, such as forums, message boards, chat rooms and other community areas. It also includes the information about you that accompanies this content, such as a username or user picture. Please be aware that Public Site Content is always public and available to everyone and may be displayed in search results both on the Playmatics Services and on external search engines.
Correspondence consists of information you disclose when you contact Playmatics, for example, for customer service purposes.
Playmatics Collected Information
Third parties that support the Playmatics Services by serving advertisements or providing services, such as allowing users to share content or tracking aggregate site usage statistics, may also use these technologies to collect similar information. Playmatics does not control these third-party technologies and their use is governed by the privacy policies of third parties using such technologies. For more information about third-party ad networks that use these technologies, see www.aboutads.info.
Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies, but you can change your settings to notify you when a cookie is being set or updated, or to block cookies altogether. Please consult the “Help” section of your browser for more information. Users can manage the use of Flash technologies, including cookies, with the Flash management tools available at Adobe’s website, see http://www.adobe.com/privacy/policy.html. Please note that by blocking any or all cookies you may not have access to certain features or personalization available through Playmatics Services.
Third Parties. To improve the quality of the Playmatics Services, we may also supplement the information we collect with information from third parties.
Not Track. Do Not Track (DNT) is a privacy preference that users can set in their web browsers, allowing users to opt out of tracking by websites and online services. At the present time, the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) has not yet established universal standards for recognizable DNT signals, and, therefore, Playmatics, nor it’s publishing or affiliated partners, does not recognize DNT.
4. INFORMATION AND DISCLOSURE
Information Made Public Through Use of the Playmatics Services
Public Site Content is always publicly available to everyone, including other users, advertisers, search engines, third-party application developers and anyone else with access to the Playmatics Services.
In addition, Playmatics may make your Third-Party Account Information publicly available in accordance with the policies of the third party service from which it was obtained.
Playmatics’ Use and Disclosure of Information
We use the information we collect from and about users for the following purposes:
To allow third-party service providers to assist us in providing and managing the Playmatics Services. Playmatics may make your non-public personal information available to certain third-party service providers, such as contractors, agents or sponsors, who help us manage or provide the Playmatics Services by, for example: developing or supporting products and features; conducting email marketing on our behalf; processing payments; administering message boards; fulfilling orders; processing data or statistics; or assisting with the administration, judging and prize fulfillment aspects of contests, promotions and sweepstakes. These outside service providers are required to protect non-public personal information entrusted to them and not use it for any other purpose than the specific service they are providing to the Playmatics Services.
To contact you. Playmatics may periodically send promotional materials (e.g., newsletters) or notifications related to the Playmatics Services to the email address you provided to us at registration or subscription to a Playmatics Service. If you want to stop receiving promotional materials from Playmatics, you can follow the unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email. There are certain service notification emails that you may not opt-out of as long as you are a member, such as notifications of changes to the Playmatics Services or policies.
To protect the rights of Playmatics and our users. There may be instances when Playmatics may disclose user information without providing notice or choice, including situations where Playmatics has a good faith belief that such disclosure is necessary in order to: (i) protect or defend the legal rights or property of Playmatics, our Affiliated Companies or their employees, agents and contractors (including enforcement of our agreements); (ii) protect the safety and security of users of the Playmatics Services or members of the public; (iii) protect against fraud or for risk management purposes; or (iv) comply with the law or legal process. We may retain backup information related to your use of the Playmatics Services on our servers for fraud detection or to comply with applicable law or our internal security policies.
To complete a merger or sale of assets. If Playmatics sells all or part of its business or makes a sale or transfer of its assets or is otherwise involved in a merger or transfer of all or a material part of its business, Playmatics may transfer your information to the party or parties involved in the transaction as part of that transaction.
Playmatics uses commercially reasonable administrative, technical, personnel and physical measures to safeguard user information in its possession against loss, theft and unauthorized use, disclosure or modification.
6. USER ACCESS AND ACCOUNT CANCELLATION
To access, correct, cancel, or update your account information, login to your account and go to the account setting. In some cases, in order to cancel your account, you may have to email Playmatics’s customer service at firstname.lastname@example.org. Remember that even after you cancel your account, copies of some information from your account may remain viewable in some circumstances – where, for example, you have shared information on the Playmatics Services or with a third-party application or website. We may also retain backup information related to your account on our servers for some time after cancelation for fraud detection or to comply with applicable law or our internal security policies. Because of the nature of caching technology, your account may not be instantly inaccessible to others, and we may not be able to remove your content or there may be a delay in the removal of the content from elsewhere on the Internet, for example, from search engines.
7. CONTACT US
Attn: Legal Department
30 John Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201