Effective January 8, 2014
) applies to all users, including both those who use the BabyTV Services without being registered with or subscribing to a BabyTV Service and those who have registered with or subscribed to a BabyTV Service. This Policy applies to BabyTV’s collection and use of your personal information. It also describes generally BabyTV’s practices for handling non-personal information.
Other than Activity Information described below, which is used to support the internal operations of the BabyTV Services, we do not collect information from children. Accordingly, children are not eligible to use some features of the BabyTV Services.
2. COLLECTION OF INFORMATION
BabyTV and our service providers may collect the following information from and about you:
is the information eligible users submit to register for a BabyTV Service, for example, to create an account, post comments, receive a newsletter, or enter a contest. Registration Information may include, for example, name, email address, gender, post code and birthday.
and Posts consist of comments or content that eligible users post to the BabyTV Services and the information about the user that accompanies those posts or content, which may include a name, user name, comments, likes, status, profile information and picture. Public Information and Posts are always public, which means they are available to everyone and may be displayed in search results on external search engines.
Information from Social Media.
When you access and interact with the BabyTV Services, we may collect certain information about those visits. For example, in order to permit your connection to the BabyTV Services, our servers receive and record information about your computer, device, and browser, including potentially your IP address, browser type, and other software or hardware information. If you access the BabyTV Services from a mobile or other device, we may collect a unique device identifier assigned to that device or other transactional information for that device. BabyTV uses these types of information to support the internal operations of the BabyTV Services. At this time we do not respond to browser ‘Do Not Track’ signals, as we await the work of interested stakeholders and others to develop standards for how such signals should be interpreted.
Cookies and other similar technologies (such as browser cookies, pixels, beacons, and Adobe Flash technology including cookies) are comprised of small bits of data that often include a de-identified or anonymous unique identifier. Websites and other services send this data to your browser when you first request a web page and then store the data on your computer so the website can access information when you make subsequent requests for pages from that service. These technologies may also be used to collect and store information about your usage of the BabyTV Services, such as pages you have visited, content you have viewed, search queries you have run and advertisements you have seen. These types of information are used to support the internal operations of the BabyTV Services.
Third parties that support the BabyTV Services by serving contextual advertisements or providing services, such as allowing eligible users to share content or compiling aggregate BabyTV Services usage statistics, may also use these technologies to collect similar information. BabyTV does not control these third-party technologies and their use is governed by the privacy policies of third parties using such technologies.
Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies, but you can change your settings to notify you when a cookie is being set or updated, or to block cookies altogether. Please consult the "Help" section of your browser for more information. Users can manage the use of Flash technologies, with the Flash management tools available at Adobe’s website, see www.adobe.com/products/flashplayer/security/privacy_policy/faq.html
. Please note that by blocking any or all cookies you may not have access to certain features, content or personalization available through the BabyTV Services.
for more information.
3. USE AND DISCLOSURE
We use the information we collect from and about you to provide the BabyTV Services and features to you, including: to measure and improve those BabyTV Services and features; to improve your experience with both online and off-line BabyTV Services by allowing eligible users to comment on content, and participate in online contests or rewards programs; to provide you with customer support and to respond to inquiries. When the information collected from or about you does not identify you personally, we may use that information for any purpose or share it with third parties.
We may use the information we collect from and about you for these additional purposes:
To allow service providers to assist us in providing and managing the BabyTV Services.
BabyTV may make your information available to certain third party service providers, such as contractors, agents or sponsors, who help us manage or provide the BabyTV Services. These service providers may not use personal information for any purpose other than the specific service they are providing to you or BabyTV.
To allow social sharing functionality.
To provide co-branded services and features.
To deliver advertisements.
BabyTV and our service providers may deliver contextual ads to you when you use the BabyTV Services.
To contact you.
BabyTV may periodically send notifications related to the BabyTV Services to eligible users, such as notifications of changes to the BabyTV Services or policies.
To send promotion or marketing materials
. BabyTV may periodically send eligible users promotional materials, where appropriate. If you want to stop receiving promotional materials, you can change your account setting by sending an "unsubscribe" email to email@example.com
or follow the unsubscribe instructions in our communications.
To share with our BabyTV Affiliates.
To share with business partners.
If you are an eligible user, BabyTV may share your information with business partners to permit them to send you marketing communications where appropriate. If you want to stop receiving these marketing communications you should contact the relevant business partner.
To protect the rights of BabyTV and others.
To complete a merger or sale of assets.
If BabyTV sells all or part of its business or makes a sale or transfer of its assets or is otherwise involved in a merger or transfer of all or a material part of its business, BabyTV may transfer your information to the party or parties involved in the transaction as part of that transaction.
BabyTV uses commercially reasonable administrative, technical, personnel and physical measures to safeguard information in its possession against loss, theft and unauthorized use, disclosure or modification. However, no one can guarantee the complete safety of your information.
5. USER ACCESS AND CONTROL
In certain jurisdictions, you have certain rights to see information we hold about you. Any request for such information may be subject to a small fee to meet our costs in providing you with such details. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
or write to us at Legal Team, Unit 3.5 Shepherds Building East, Richmond Way, London W14 0DQ, United Kingdom if you would like further information on this.
If you would like to access, review, correct, update, suppress, or otherwise limit our use of your personal information you have previously provided directly to us, you may contact us email@example.com
. We will try to comply with your request as soon as reasonably practicable.
We give eligible users many choices regarding our use and disclosure of their personal information for marketing purposes. Eligible users may opt-out from:
• Receiving electronic communications from us: If you no longer want to receive marketing-related emails from us on a going-forward basis, you may opt-out of receiving these marketing-related emails by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
• Our sharing of your personal information with BabyTV Affiliates for their marketing purposes: If you would prefer that we do not share your personal information on a going-forward basis with BabyTV Affiliates for their direct marketing purposes, you may opt-out of this sharing by sending an email to email@example.com
• Our sharing of your personal information with business partners for their marketing purposes: If you would prefer that we do not share your personal information on a going-forward basis with business partners for their direct marketing purposes, you may opt-out of this sharing by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
6. OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION
Location of Data
Collection of Personal Financial Information by a Payment Service
Remember that even after you cancel your account, copies of some information from your account may remain viewable in some circumstances where, for example, you have shared information with social media or other services. Because of the nature of caching technology, your account may not be instantly inaccessible to others. We may also retain backup information related to your account on our servers for some time after cancelation for fraud detection or to comply with applicable law or our internal security policies. It is not always possible to completely remove or delete all of your information due to technical constraints, contractual, financial or legal requirements.
We ask that you not send us, and you not disclose, any sensitive personal information (such as social security numbers, information related to racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religion or other beliefs, health, criminal background or trade union membership) on or through the BabyTV Services or otherwise.
7. CONTACT US
Mail: Legal Team, Unit 3.5 Shepherds Building East, Richmond Way, London W14 0DQ, United Kingdom. Telephone: 44 (0) 207 471 7693