Publicly Shared Information
Certain areas of our site contain information supplied by visitors and others. wowowow.com is not responsible for comments, advice, information, or any other posting made by visitors or others in these areas. We reserve the right to review materials posted in any public areas and to delete or edit them, for any reason, at any time.
Information You Provide to Us
The only personal information this website obtains about you is information voluntarily provided by you through our website. This means that it is possible to visit and navigate through our site without giving us personally identifiable information. To contribute comments, images, multimedia or other content to the site you must register. When registering you will be required to provide us with a limited amount of personal information such as your name and e-mail address.
During registration and at other times while using the site you may also be asked to provide us with additional information such as gender, salary/income, postal address, etc. This additional information is entirely voluntary.
Information that is Automatically Collected
We collect information about our readers as a group through standard analysis of our web server log files. This information may include your computer’s IP address, information about your web browser and operating system and the pages you visit.
In addition, we will also track basic usage information such as click patterns, referring/exit pages, browser identification and clickstream information through web analytics software.
We may need to disclose your personally identifiable information when required by law. In such cases, we may raise or waive any legal objection or right available to us. You authorize us to disclose any information about you to law enforcement or other government officials as we, in our sole discretion, believe necessary or appropriate.
Use of Personal Information
We use the information we collect from you in a variety of ways, including using it to customize features and advertising that appear on the site as well as newsletters sent to your email address. When you provide us with your personal registration information you may have the option of informing us that you would like to receive promotional offers from us and/or third parties. This selection authorizes us and third parties to use the information that we collect online from you while you are using the site in order to send promotional offers directly to you. If you choose to receive these promotional offers, your information may be used for direct mail or email marketing.
You should understand that information you provide through the registration process or post to the public areas of our website or through the use of our platform may be accessible by, and made public through, syndication programs and by search engines, metasearch tools, crawlers, metacrawlers and other similar programs.
Certain areas of our website allow you to post information about yourself and communicate with others, as well as post reviews and upload content. Such postings may appear on other websites or when searches are executed on the subject of your posting. When you voluntarily disclose personal information on publicly-viewable web pages, that information will be publicly available.
Use of Non-Personally Identifiable Information
We use this information to evaluate use of the site and to determine which areas we need to improve. By evaluating usage patterns, demographic, interests and general behavior, we are able to better understand and serve you. This information is used exclusively in aggregate form and is not directly linked to personally identifiable information. This non-personal information will include data such as how many persons visited a particular page or activity, the length of their visit, the average age of our visitors on the site or page, income distribution, or the preferences of our visitors.
This site also uses clear GIFs [Graphics Interchange Format] to gather information on visits to our website, track usage of website links and e-mails. We do not disclose personal information that may be linked to our GIF tracking practices to third parties.
Use and Collection of Information by Advertisers and Sponsors
We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our site. These advertising companies may collect and use information (not including your name, address, e-mail address or other personal information) about your visits to our site in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you.
Third Party Providers
You may indicate a preference to stop receiving further communications from us and our third-party partner and opt out by contacting us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org. Should you decide to opt out of receiving future mailings, we may share your e-mail address with third parties to ensure that you do not receive further communications from third parties.
Third Party Advertising
The advertisements appearing on this Web site are delivered to you by 24/7 Real Media, our Web advertising partner. Information about your visits to this site, such as number of times you have viewed an ad (but not your name, address, or other personal information), is used to serve ads to you. For more information about 24/7 Real Media, cookies, and how to “opt-out”, please click here.
Children’s Privacy Statement
This site is not directed to children under the age of thirteen and we do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If we become aware that we have inadvertently received personally identifiable information from a user under the age of thirteen as part of the site, we will delete the information from our records.
Because we do not collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen, we also do not knowingly distribute such information to third parties. We also do not knowingly allow children under the age of thirteen to publicly post or otherwise distribute personally identifiable contact information through the site.
Our Security Procedures
We take measures to protect the privacy of all information collected over our website. Only employees and supervisors with specific authorization have access to databases containing visitors’ personal information if provided. The databases are protected in a secure facility hosted by Rackspace. For information about Rackspace’s security policies please click here.
Questions Regarding Privacy
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