By using our services, you agree to this policy. You also agree to this policy if you provide us with your information. If you do not agree, do not use our services and do not provide us with your information.
Contact Information: The personal information we receive may include your name, mailing address, telephone number or cell phone number, or e-mail address. We may receive this information from third parties. Account Access Information: You may be required to provide information to create an account with us. We also collect the information you need to authorize access to your account. This includes your username/email address, screen name and/or password.
We may receive information such as gender, age and ethnicity if you fill out an online form or survey. We may collect your zip code. We may receive this information from third parties. For example, we may collect interests that you post on social networks.
We may receive information posted publicly or on a platform we provide for sharing among users. We may also receive information that you provide to us via a survey or share with us. We will receive information about your browsing preferences on your computer or device and on the Internet: for example, we may receive information about your online behavior. We may also receive the browser or device type, operating system or unique device identifier. We may also take the software version, IP address and domain name. We may also collect the date and time of your visit to our site or application. This may include the areas or pages visited and the number and duration of visits.
You may also include other site usage data and emails you open, return or click on. We can see what site they come from, what site they visit when they leave us, what link they click on, or what pages they see.
This may include your general or specific location. We may receive this information using different types of technologies, including GPS and Wi-Fi. If you are using our mobile application, we may also access device location information in the background.
We may receive information about you from third parties, which may also contain information about your device. For example, social media platforms may provide us with information about you.
We may combine information. We may combine the information provided with information from other sources. For example, we may combine information taken offline with information collected online. We may also combine information obtained from third parties with information we already have.
We receive, use or process personal information as permitted by applicable law, even if it is based on one or more of the following:
The performance of the contract we have with you;
The legitimate interests of The Company, third parties or you. “Legitimate interest” is a technical term under the Regulation. It means that there are good reasons for processing your personal information and measures are taken to minimize the impact on your privacy and rights of interest. The term “legitimate interest” can also be defined as the way in which the company uses your data in a way that can be reasonably anticipated and with minimal impact on privacy. The company has a legitimate interest in collecting and processing personal data, for example: (1) to ensure the security of our networks and information, (2) to manage and conduct business generally within The Company, and (3) to prevent fraud;
The fulfillment of a legal obligation to which we are subject; or
The consent you give us when we collect your personal information.
Other information is any information that does not specifically identify you that is taken through technology, including tracking information collected by us and by third parties. Other information includes:
Information about your computer, mobile device or other device used to access the Services, such as device type and brand, operating system, unique device identifiers, browser type, browser client ID, browser language, internet service provider;
Information about your use of our services, such as the reading history of the pages you visit;
Additional traffic data, such as access time, visitor ID, traffic channel, traffic source, average traffic, campaign name, access date, software error reports, session ID, access and referring site addresses;
Search terms and search results;
Geolocation information (longitude and latitude);
Demographic and other information provided by you that does not reveal your specific identity;
Also, keep in mind that if you knowingly misrepresented that any activity or element of our Service was infringing, you may be liable to Soundinbio for certain fees and damages.
We may disclose personal information collected from you to our parent companies, subsidiaries and affiliates.
We provide personal information only to companies that provide support services or perform functions on our servers, such as marketing, analytics, and providing customer services. These companies may need personal information to perform their functions.
We may disclose personal information received if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to (a) comply with applicable law or comply with legal process; (b) protect and defend our rights or property, the Services or our users; and (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of our employees, agents or contractors, or our parents, affiliates or subsidiaries, if there were Users of the Services or the public.
We will disclose or transfer personal information to third parties in the event of a reorganization, merger, sale, joint venture, assignment, transfer or other disposition of all or part of our business, operations or actions (including in connection with any bankruptcy or similar proceedings). Such third parties may include, for example, a purchasing entity and its consultants.
We may disclose personal information to third parties to help us determine how people use certain parts of the Services in order to improve our Services and develop new product offerings. We may provide personal information about how our users collectively use the Services in aggregate form to our service providers and other third parties.
Some information, such as MAC (Media Access Control) address, computer type (Windows or Mac), screen resolution, operating system name, version, etc., is automatically collected from most browsers or the device. The manufacturer and model of the device, the language, the type of Internet browser, and the name and version of the service used. We use this information to ensure that the service is working properly.
Cookies are files containing small amounts of data that may contain a unique, anonymous identifier. Cookies are sent from your site to your browser and stored on your device. Tracking technologies are also used to collect and track information, as well as to improve and analyze our services.
Session cookies: We use session cookies to manage our services.
Security Cookies: We use security cookies for security purposes.
You can accept or decline cookies. Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can modify your browser settings to decline them if necessary. If you delete cookies or set your web browser to reject them, some features of this service may not work or may not work as intended. For more information on cookies and disabling cookies, see the information posted on allaboutcookies.
Web beacons may also be used. Web beacons (also known as “action tags,” “tracking beacons,” or “single-pixel GIFs”) take information about how a particular site is used and are programmed to send a cookie. Invisible Graphics
As mentioned above, we take and record the IP address of your device. Your Internet service provider will automatically assign your IP address to your computer. The IP address represents the general location of the device (city, state, country and continent) when accessing the service. We may use the IP address of your device to:
Personalize offers and promotions for our services and special events.
Customize the advertisements you receive.
Optimize our products, services and operations.
Detect, investigate and prevent activities that may violate our policies or be illegal.
Identify the country in which you are located to assess your legal obligations.
Perform site user statistics, demographic data and marketing analysis.
Under certain circumstances, the Company may be required to disclose personal information by law or by a valid request from a public institution (such as a court or government agency).
The company may disclose your personal information in good faith that such actions are necessary for the following purposes.
To fulfill legal obligations
To protect and safeguard the rights or property of The Company
To prevent or investigate possible violations of the service
To protect the personal safety of the service or general users
To protect from legal liability
We take reasonable security measures to protect the personal data under our control from loss, misuse and alteration. Personal data is stored in a secure database and sent via encrypted SSL whenever the browser supports it. However, Internet and e-mail transmissions are not completely secure and are never error-free. In particular, e-mails sent and received from this site may not be secure. Therefore, special care should be taken when deciding what information to send to us via e-mail.
Web beacons, cookies, web beacons or to better serve advertisements for products and services that may be of interest to customers accessing the Services and other online sites or services. We may work with third-party advertising companies that use other similar technologies. These companies do not have access to your name, address, email address, phone number or other personal information. However, we may anonymously track your Internet usage on other sites in your network besides the Service.
We use third parties to facilitate our services, to provide services on our behalf, to perform services related to our services, or to help analyze how we use our services. We may hire companies and individuals. These third parties may access your personal data only for the purpose of performing such tasks on behalf of the Company and are required not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
Protecting the privacy of children is important to us. We do not knowingly transmit or receive personally identifiable information to the Service from children under the age of 18 without the permission of the parent or guardian. If you are a parent or legal guardian and believe that your child has provided us with information, you may send us an email. You may also write to us at the address listed at the end of this policy. If we are found to be collecting personal information about the child without parental permission, we will take steps to delete that information from the server.