We never knowingly collect or maintain information from those we know are under 18 years old, and no part of our Site or Services is directed at or structured to attract anyone under 18 years old. Visitors younger than 18 years of age may not use the Site or the Services and must leave immediately.
California Privacy Rights Notice
Under California’s "Shine the Light" law, if you are a California resident and provide personal information to us for a non-commercial use, you are entitled to request from us once per calendar year, information about the categories of information we shared, if any, with other businesses for their own direct marketing uses. If you would like to make the foregoing request information, please send an email message to [email protected] with "My California Privacy Information" in the subject line and in the body of your message. If you do not receive a confirming email within 72 business hours, please contact PIXLWISE again. We will respond to your e-mail address within 45 days.
Information Collection Practices
Types of Information Collected
Traffic Data Collected. We automatically track and collect the following categories of information when you visit our Site or use our Services: (1) IP addresses; (2) domain servers; (3) types of computers accessing the Site; (4) types of web browsers used to access the Site (collectively “Traffic Data”); (5) data collected by Google Anayltics, Intercom.io, and similar platforms; and (6) data from integrated Google+, Facebook APIs and Plugins for which you have provided permission. Traffic Data is anonymous information that does not personally identify you but is helpful for marketing purposes or for improving your experience on the Site and when using our Services.
- Understand traffic patterns and the number of visitors to the Site and our Services and other non-PIXLWISE websites that we partner with;
- Understand how you use and interact with the Site and our Services;
- Improve the PIXLWISE products and services;
- Optimize your experience on our Site and with our Services;
- Provide anonymous individual or aggregate auditing, research, modeling and reporting for our advertisers and other partners (no personally identifiable information about you is shared with our advertisers and other partners as part of these activities);
- Store your password so you do not have to re-enter it each time you visit the Site or use the Services.
- Provide you relevant advertising and content; and
- Properly manage our Site and our Services.
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Transactional Information Collected. In order for you to use our Services, we may require you to provide us with a credit card number and other billing information which will be used to bill you for the Services. We will only share this information with the third parties we use to process the credit card transaction(s).
Personal Information Collected. In order for you to access the Services offered via the Site, we may require you to provide us with certain information that personally identifies you (“Personal Information”). Personal Information includes Contact Data which may include, but is not limited to your name, mailing address, e-mail address, and telephone number. If you communicate with us by e-mail, post messages to any of our chat groups, bulletin boards, or forums, or otherwise complete online forms, surveys, or contest entries, any information provided in such communication may be collected as Personal Information. If you chose to sign up for our Services via Social Network, such as Facebook or Google+, you give us permission to collect and store specified data (which is listed when you consent to connect) from that social media account. This information is also considered Personal Information.
Tracking. At this time, when we collect information from you for the purpose of tracking your online activities over time and across third-party websites or online services, we do not respond to "Do Not Track" signals or frameworks requesting an alteration to our online tracking of individual users who visit our Site or use our Services. We may also partner with third-party service providers to serve ads on our behalf on non-affiliated third party sites. Some of those ads may be personalized, meaning that they are intended to be relevant to you based on information we or the online advertising network serving the ad collect about your online activities here and elsewhere over time. To opt out of these types of ads, please visit the Network Advertising Initiative for information about how to opt-out of interest-based advertising by their members. See http://www.networkadvertising.org for general information about the NAI and http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp for the opt-out page. You may also visit http://www.aboutads.info/consumers/ to learn about online behavioral advertising and how to opt-out from online behavioral ads served by some or all participating companies.
Uses of Information Collected
We use your Personal Information to send you information about our company or our products or services, or promotional material from select third parties, or to contact you when necessary. You consent to our use of your personal information in these ways.
Sharing of Personal Information.
Direct Mail and Email Marketing
Further, if you are residing outside the United States, by registering and using this Site or the Services, you acknowledge that the processing of your Personal Information may involve the transfer of such Personal Information from within or outside the European Economic Area (“EEA”) to countries within or outside the EEA whose data protection regulation may not be as stringent as that within the European Union. We may use Personal Information to provide the services you’ve requested, including services that display customized content and advertising.
If the e-mail address you provide to PIXLWISE is a wireless e-mail address, you agree to receive messages at such address from PIXLWISE or third parties with whom PIXLWISE shares your information (unless and until you have elected not to receive such messages by following the instructions in the unsubscribe portion of this policy). You understand that your wireless carrier’s standard rates apply to these messages. You represent that you are the owner or authorized user of the wireless device on which messages will be received, and that you are authorized to approve the applicable charges.
You acknowledge and agree that the SMS Service is provided via wireless systems which use radios (and other means) to transmit communications over complex networks. We do not guarantee that your use of the SMS Service will be private or secure, and we are not liable to you for any lack of privacy or security you may experience. You are fully responsible for taking precautions and providing security measures best suited for your situation and intended use of the SMS Service. We may also access the content of your account and wireless account with your carrier for the purpose of identifying and resolving technical problems and service-related complaints.
Confidential and Security of Personal Information
User Ability to Access, Update, and Correct Personal Information
We maintain a procedure in order to help you confirm that your Personal Information remains correct and up-to-date. At any time, you may contact PIXLWISE via email: [email protected] to update your Personal Information or request that your Personal Information no longer be shared by PIXLWISE.
You can request that PIXLWISE stop using your Personal Information for purposes that are not directly related to your use of our Site and Service (for example, to stop receiving advertisements from us for products not directly related to Startup Alley). You may remove your information by sending your request in writing via email to [email protected] or by sending “STOP”, “END”, “QUIT” to the SMS text message you have received. Once PIXLWISE has received your request, please give PIXLWISE 10 days to remove you from its mailing lists.
The information stored on PIXLWISE’s computer use industry standard security measures (such as a firewall and password protections) in place to protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under PIXLWISE’s control. Notwithstanding such measures, PIXLWISE cannot guarantee that its security measures will prevent its computers from being illegally accessed, and the Personal Information on them stolen or altered.
The Site and our Services may contain links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites. In the future, we may also make chat rooms, forums, message boards, and news groups available to you. Please understand that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information. We have no control over its use and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your Personal Information.
Date of last revision: 17 January, 2017