Your privacy is critically important to us. At School APPtitude, we have a few fundamental principles:
We don’t ask you for personal information unless we truly need it. (We can’t stand services that ask you for things like your gender or income level for no apparent reason.)
We don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, develop our products, or protect our rights.
We don’t store personal information on our servers unless required for the on-going operation of one of our services.
In our social networking and mobile application products, we aim to make it as simple as possible for you to control what visible to the public, seen by search engines, kept private, and permanently deleted.
School APPtitude operates several websites including School APPtitude (collectively, the “Websites”), as well as a number of mobile applications on behalf of our customers (collectively, the “Applications”). It is School APPtitude, policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our Websites and Applications.
Website Visitors and Application Users
School APPtitude, collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. School APPtitude, ‘ purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how School APPtitude, ‘ visitors use its Websites and Applications. From time to time, School APPtitude, may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its Websites or Applications.
School APPtitude, also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. Such information can include location data and information of end users. School APPtitude, does not use such information to identify its visitors, however, and does not disclose such information, other than under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information, as described below.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to School APPtitude, Websites and users of School APPtitude, Applications choose to interact with School APPtitude, in ways that require School APPtitude, to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that School APPtitude, gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for a social network at School APPtitude to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with School APPtitude, – are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, School APPtitude, collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor interaction with School APPtitude, School APPtitude, does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. Visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Website-related and Application-related activities.
School APPtitude, may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its Websites and users of its Applications. For instance, School APPtitude, may monitor the most popular social networks on the School APPtitude site. School APPtitude, may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, School APPtitude, does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
School APPtitude, discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on School APPtitude, behalf or to provide services available at School APPtitude, Websites and Applications, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using School APPtitude, Websites and Applications, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. School APPtitude, will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, School APPtitude, discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only when required to do so by law, or when School APPtitude, believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of School APPtitude, , third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an School APPtitude, Websites or Applications and have supplied your email address, School APPtitude, may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what going on with School APPtitude, and our products. We primarily use our various product blogs to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. School APPtitude, takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.