You can generally visit our Site without revealing any personally identifiable information about yourself. However, in certain sections of this Site, in order to access certain password protected areas of the Site, we may require you to submit your personally identifiable information to us such as your name, email address and password. We also may invite you to submit questions, comments and request information. We also may collect any personally identifiable information that you voluntarily transmit in your communications to us.
Our App(s) may collect certain information automatically, including, but not limited to, the type of mobile device you use, your mobile devices unique device ID if allowed by the mobile device OS provider, the IP address of your mobile device, your mobile operating system, the type of mobile Internet browsers you use and information about the way you use the App(s).
Additionally, if you have given your consent to us to collect geo-location data (e.g., zip code or city), when you use the App(s), we may use GPS technology (or other similar technology) to determine your current location in order to provide the functionality of the App(s) to you and to determine the city you are located within. We will not share your current location with any third parties except for law enforcement as discussed below in the section on Disclosure of Personally Identifiable Information. If after you have provided your consent to allow us to collect geo-location data, you no longer want us to use your location for the purposes set forth above, you should turn off the location services for the mobile application located in your account settings or in your mobile phone settings and/or within the App(s).
We may use your personally identifiable information to deliver our information you have requested, verify your authority to enter certain password protected areas of the Site, improve the content and general administration of the Site and our services and to send targeted advertisements to you within the App(s).
ExXothermic recognizes the privacy interests of children and we encourage parents and guardians to take an active role in their children’s online activities and interests. Neither our Site nor our services are intended for children under the age of 13. ExXothermic does not target its services or this Site to children under 13. ExXothermic does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13.
We use both session ID cookies and persistent cookies on our Site. A session ID cookie expires when you close your browser. A persistent cookie remains on your hard drive for an extended period of time. You can remove persistent cookies by following directions provided in your Internet browser’s “help” file.
On our Site, we use session cookies to make it easier for you to navigate the Site by saving your preferences and to improve and track the overall Site experience. For our password-protected areas of the Site, we set a persistent cookie to help authenticate your login and authorization to use the password-protected areas. If you reject cookies, you may still use our Site, but your ability to use some areas of our Site may be limited.
The Site may track the total number of visitors to our Site, the number of visitors to each page of our Site, browser type, IP addresses, External Web Sites (defined below) linked to and other aggregated data. As noted in the Information Collection paragraph above, we also may collect aggregated data through your use of the App(s). We may analyze this data for trends and statistics in the aggregate but such information will be maintained, used and disclosed in aggregate form only and it will not contain personally identifiable information. We may use such aggregate information to analyze trends, administer the Site and the App(s), track users’ movement in aggregate, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use.
Disclosure of Personally Identifiable Information
Third Party Advertisements
Certain advertisements that appear on within the App(s) are sometimes delivered (or “served”) directly to users by third party advertisers. Some of these third party advertisers automatically receive certain of your personally identifiable information if and when you interact with an advertisement (such as, when you click on an ad). These third party advertisers may also download non-personally identifiable cookies to your phone, or use other technologies such as “web beacons” to measure the effectiveness of their ads and to personalize advertising content. Their use of your personally identifiable information will be governed by the terms of their privacy policies and their privacy policies may explain the way in which you can “opt-out” of certain tracking by their advertisements.
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We may employ industry standard procedural and technological measures that are reasonably designed to help protect your personally identifiable information from loss, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration or destruction. ExXothermic may use, without limitation, firewalls, password protection, secure socket layer, encryption, and other security measures to help prevent unauthorized access to your personally identifiable information.
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