Effective Date: August 2, 2016 (Last updated on: August 2, 2016)
1. WHY WE COLLECT INFORMATION
Our primary objective in collecting user information is to provide and enhance the Services and to enable users to easily navigate and enjoy the Services.
2.INFORMATION WE COLLECT
When you install any of the Playdog Soft's games or applications, we may collect and record the information you provide us voluntarily through Facebook and/or other social network(s) in accordance with the policies and terms of Facebook and/or other social network(s). The types of personal information collected from you may vary depending on your activity. This "personal information" is defined as information about you that can be used to contact or identify you. Personal information may include: (1) your name, (2) your profile picture or its URL, (3) your user identification number of the pertinent social network, which is linked to publicly available information such as name and profile picture (4) the login email you provided to the pertinent social network upon registration. Additionally, if you purchase in-game virtual currency or virtual items directly from Playdog Soft, we will collect the billing and financial information necessary to complete your transactions and process your charges. The collected information will be deleted after certain period of time. For some activities, Playdog Soft may also invite you to share non-personal information about yourself which may include but is not limited to: (1) your age or date of birth; (2) your gender; (3) information about the hardware you may own; (4) your friend information such as friends of yours that are also connected to our Services (collectively referred to as "non-personal information"). If non-personal information is collected for an activity that also requires personal information, Playdog Soft may combine your non-personal information with your personal information in an attempt to provide you with a better user experience, to improve the quality and value of the Services and to analyze how our Services are used. Lastly, any time you access the Services, we may collect aggregate information including but not limited to internet protocol addresses, browser type, browser language, referring / exit pages and URLs, platform.
3. HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION
Playdog Soft may use information collected from you in any one or more of the following ways: 1) to create your game accounts and allow play of our games; 2) to understand the behavior and preferences of our customers; 3) to notify users of in-game updates; 4) to enable communication between users; 5) to identify and suggest connections with other Playdog Soft users; 6) to prevent fraud or potentially illegal activities; 7) to troubleshoot technical problems and provide you more efficient customer support; 8) to deliver and target advertising; 9) to overall enhance your experience on the Services.
4. DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION
Playdog Soft supports and may encourage interaction among players. In our services, players including your SNS friends will see your name, profile photo and descriptions of your game activities. As a part of interaction with other players, they and you may be able to send each other game requests or even friend requests through the related SNS' communication channels. We may also disclose information about you to third parties who serve ads on the Services. We do not provide any personal information to the third-party advertising companies on a non-aggregate basis. Our system and the third-party advertising technology may use aggregate information, non-personal information, our cookies on your hard drive and your use of the Services to target advertisements. In all cases of data access and collection, the information you provide will not be disclosed, rented, leased, loaned, sold, or otherwise voluntarily distributed to unaffiliated third parties and will be used solely for the purpose of providing you with and improving the Services. Finally, you understand and agree that we may be required to disclose any personal information if required to do so by law or in good faith believe that such disclosure is reasonably necessary to avoid liability, to comply with legal process, including but not limited to a search warrant, subpoena, statute, or court order, or to protect our rights and property, or that of the public. Note that Playdog Soft is not required to question or contest the validity of any search warrant, subpoena or other similar governmental request that Playdog Soft may receive.
6. THIRD PARTY
We have put in place reasonable technical and organizational measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration or disclosure. However, we cannot guarantee that unauthorized third parties will never be able to overcome those measures or use your personal information for improper purposes. We urge you to take steps to keep your personal information safe (including your account password), and to log out of your account after use. Also please note that email and messaging systems are not considered secure, so we discourage you from sending us personal information through these mediums.
8. POLICY REGARDING CHILDREN
Based on the Children's On-line Privacy Protection Act, the Services are not geared toward children under the age of 13 and we do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 13. If we learn that a child under 13 has provided us with personal information we will delete such information from our files as quickly as possible.
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