November 3, 2009
The Information We Collect
When you visit "Reputation Intelligence" you provide us with two types of information: personal information you knowingly choose to disclose that is collected by us and Web Site use information collected by us as you interact with our Web Site.
When you register with "Reputation Intelligence" , you provide us with certain personal information, such as your name, your email address, your telephone number, your address, your gender, and any other personal or preference information that you provide to us.
When you enter "Reputation Intelligence" , we collect your browser type and IP address. This information is gathered for all "Reputation Intelligence" visitors. In addition, we store certain information from your browser using "cookies." A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user's computer tied to information about the user. We use session ID cookies to confirm that users are logged in. These cookies terminate once the user closes the browser. By default, we use a persistent cookie that stores your login ID (but not your password) to make it easier for you to login when you come back to "Reputation Intelligence" . You can remove or block this cookie using the settings in your browser if you want to disable this convenience feature.
When you use "Reputation Intelligence" , you may set up your personal profile, form relationships, send messages, perform searches and queries, form groups, set up events, add applications, and transmit information through various channels. We collect this information so that we can provide you the service and offer personalized features. When you update information, we usually keep a backup copy of the prior version for a reasonable period of time to enable reversion to the prior version of that information.
You post user content on the Site at your own risk. Although we allow you to set privacy options that limit access to your pages, please be aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. We cannot control the actions of other Users with whom you may choose to share your pages and information. Therefore, we cannot and do not guarantee that User Content you post on the Site will not be viewed by unauthorized persons. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Site. You understand and acknowledge that, even after removal, copies of user content may remain viewable in cached and archived pages or if other Users have copied or stored your user content.
If you choose to use our invitation service to tell a friend about our site, we will ask you for information needed to send the invitation, such as your friend's email address. We will automatically send your friend a one-time email or instant message inviting him or her to visit the site. "Reputation Intelligence" stores this information to send this one-time invitation, to register a friend connection if your invitation is accepted, and to track the success of our referral program.
"Reputation Intelligence" may also collect information about you from other sources, such as newspapers, blogs, instant messaging services, and other users of the "Reputation Intelligence" service through the operation of the service (e.g., photo tags) in order to provide you with more useful information and a more personalized experience.
By using "Reputation Intelligence" , you are consenting to have your personal data transferred to and processed in Canada.
Children Under Age 18
"Reputation Intelligence" does not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from anyone under the age of 18 or knowingly allow such persons to register. If you are under 18, please do not attempt to register for "Reputation Intelligence" or send any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, or email address. No one under age 18 may provide any personal information to or on "Reputation Intelligence" . In the event that we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under age 18 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information as quickly as possible.
Use of Information Obtained by "Reputation Intelligence"
When you register with "Reputation Intelligence" , you create your own public profile and privacy settings. You can view your profile to verify what information you provide is being shared publicly and you can edit your profile to remove information you don't want to be displayed publicly.
We may use information about you that we collect from other sources, including but not limited to newspapers and Internet sources such as blogs, instant messaging services, "Reputation Intelligence" Platform developers and other users of "Reputation Intelligence" , to supplement your profile.
Changing or Removing Information
Access and control over most personal information on "Reputation Intelligence" is readily available through the profile editing tools. "Reputation Intelligence" users may modify or delete any of their profile information at any time by logging into their account. Information will be updated immediately. Individuals who wish to deactivate their "Reputation Intelligence" account may do so. Removed information may persist in backup copies for a reasonable period of time but will not be generally available to members of "Reputation Intelligence" . Where you make use of the communication features of the service to share information with other individuals on "Reputation Intelligence" , however, you generally cannot remove such communications.
"Reputation Intelligence" takes appropriate precautions to protect our users information. Your account information is located on a secured server behind a firewall. When you enter sensitive information (such as credit card number or your password), we encrypt that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL). (To learn more about SSL, go to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Secure_Sockets_Layer). Because email and instant messaging are not recognized as secure communications, we request that you not send private information to us by email or instant messaging services.