In this digital world where personal information can be collected, used and shared with ease, our App and the Company that owns and operates the Website and its Services, Shitisha, is sensitive to the privacy concerns of our visitors, and we want to let you know that we will handle your personal information with the appropriate level of care.
We encourage you to read this Policy and become familiar with it.
Information We Collect About You
We may obtain personal information about you from various sources.
We may collect this information when you provide it over our Services such as on our App or through our Website.
When you use our Services, we may also collect certain information about your device or usage by automated means or by using technologies such as cookies, web server logs and web beacons.
Like many other services different from Shitisha, we make use of log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information.
A cookie is data sent from a server (such as the one where our Website is located) and then stored on your computer (where you are using our Website). This information does not personally identify you. You may set your browser not to accept cookies, but if you do so, certain areas of our Services may not function as intended.
Information You Provide
You may choose to provide personal information to us in a number of ways, such as when you create an account on this site, purchase our services on via the App or participate in an offer, promotion, or survey. The types of personal information you may provide to us includes:
Contact information (such as name, email address, and phone number);
Username and encrypted password;
Information that you provide when you enter a contest or promotion sponsored by us;
Your responses to surveys that we might ask you to complete for research purposes;
Any other personal information that you voluntarily provide, including information you provide when you create an account, purchase our services, or contact us;
Information provided to us by social networks, such as Facebook, when you log in to this App using your social network credentials; and Product Details which Users post via our App.
Personal information excludes any information you may choose to submit publicly, such as reviews, comments, critiques, editorials, testimonials, documentaries, forum or blog discussion content.
Information We Share
We do not rent lists, or sell or otherwise disclose personal information we collect about you, except as described below. We may share your personal information with:
our various publishing imprints within Shitisha and affiliates;
our contractors, service providers and other third parties we use to support our business and to fulfill services requested by you, including, without limitation, credit card processing companies, marketing services providers and consultants, public relations firms and printers;
to comply with any court order, law or legal process;
to respond to law enforcement authorities or other government officials;
to enforce our agreements with you, including for billing and collection purposes; or
if we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to prevent physical harm or financial loss, or in connection with an investigation of suspected or actual fraudulent or illegal activity. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction.
Who Can Obtain Information About Me?
Certain information you post to your profile, such as your ID (also known as your Username), your system-generated user ID, will be public and visible to people in and off our Services. Your ID is a unique identifier you choose to identify yourself on our Services.
Any other information you choose to share with third parties.
Third Party Services and Cookies
We use third party APIs such as Facebook for logging in and sharing, Chatsdk for chat functionality, Retrofit for API communications between the App and its server, and Firebase for push notifications.
Payment may occur via purchases within the App, via the Google Play Store, or via external payment processors such as PayPal, in which case you may be sharing payment information with such processors when they request it.
If you wish to disable cookies for the Website, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers' respective privacy policies or cookie policies.
Your Rights and Options
We strive to provide you with choices regarding the personal information you provide to us. We have created mechanisms to provide you with the following control over your information:
You can contact email@example.com with the subject line “Unsubscribe” in order to opt out of any marketing communications which you may have opted into, noting that this opt-out does not apply to communications we send to you in relation to your transactions with us;
Our electronic direct marketing communications contain our contact details and the same above email address to which you can send a request that such communications cease;
Google Analytics Display Advertising
We utilize Google Analytics Display Advertising to remarket to you by displaying our ads to you on third party Apps. You can opt-out of Google Analytics Display Advertising and customize Google Display Network ads by updating your Ads Settings or other mechanism that Google provides;
Reviewing, Updating and Modifying Personal Information
Subject to applicable law, you may have the right to request access to and receive details about you and update and correct inaccuracies or delete your account and all private data in your personal information. Please note that only you, however, can change or delete tax information, including your TIN, previously provided to us through this App, if applicable. We may not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect.
You may contact firstname.lastname@example.org to request receipt of information that we hold about you, or to request that we delete information that we hold about you, with both requests separately subject to applicable laws. We may charge a reasonable administration fee in order to perform any of the requests, and you would have to provide payment in accordance with the Terms to effect such requests.
We take reasonable steps to help protect and secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration, and disclosure. However, please remember that no data storage or data transmission over the Internet, or by other means, can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Thus, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us. Therefore, you understand, acknowledge and agree that you transmit your personal information to this App at your own risk.
The safety and security of your information also depends on you. You should never submit to us payment or tax information via email. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password for access to certain parts of this App, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share your password with anyone.
This App is published in the United States. We attempt to protect the personal information of all users of the App and we attempt to comply with local data protection and consumer rights laws to the extent they may apply to our Services. If you are uncertain whether this Policy conflicts with the applicable local privacy laws where you are located, you should not submit your personal information to us.
We may add new services and features to this App. In the event that these additions affect our Policy, or if other changes in our privacy practices or applicable laws necessitate changes to the Policy, this document will be updated accordingly. If we make a material change in the way we use your personal information, we will provide prominent notice of the change on this App.