Last Updated: October 2, 2014
Collection of Information
Information You Provide to Game Circus. Game Circus collects information you provide directly to it, such as if you register for a Service; participate in Game Circus’ contests and special events; request technical support; or send Game Circus an email or otherwise interact with it. The types of information Game Circus may collect directly from you include your name, e-mail address, and phone number.
Information Game Circus Collects Automatically. When you access the Services, Game Circus automatically collects certain information, including:
- Log Information:Game Circus logs information about your use of the Services, including the type of browser you use, access times, pages viewed, your IP address and the page you visited before navigating to its websites.
- Device Information: When you access or use the Services, Game Circus collects information about (i) device properties, including, but not limited to Media Access Control (“MAC”) address, unique device identifier (“UDID”), or other device identifiers; (ii) device software platform and firmware; (iii) mobile phone carrier; (iv) geographical data such as zip code, area code and location; and (v) game score and achievements. Game Circus may also collect other data as reasonably required by Game Circus to provide, maintain and improve the Services.
Information Game Circus Collects from Other Sources. Game Circus may receive information about you from other sources and combine or link that with information it has about you. For example, when you authorize Game Circus to connect to certain third-party social networking sites, Game Circus will access information about you from those sites, such as your name, account information, friend lists, and any other information you make publicly available. Game Circus collects this information in accordance with the privacy policies and authorization procedures determined by third-party social networking sites in addition to the privacy settings you establish with those sites. For more information, please refer directly to the privacy policies of the relevant third-party social networking sites.
Use of Information
Game Circus may use the information it collects about you for a variety of purposes, including to:
- Provide, maintain, and improve the Services and deliver the information and support you request, including technical notices, security alerts, purchase confirmations, and support and administrative messages;
- Personalize the Services and provide advertisements, content, or features that are targeted toward your interests;
- Send you news and information about the Services and communicate with you about products, services, contests, promotions, incentives, and rewards offered by Game Circus and select partners;
- Track and analyze trends and usage in connection with the Services; and
- Process and deliver contest and promotion entries and rewards.
Game Circus is based in the United States and the information we collect is governed by U.S. law. By accessing or using the Services or otherwise providing information to us, you consent to the processing and transfer of information in and to the U.S. and other countries.
Sharing of Information
Game Circus may share personal information about you as follows:
- With third party vendors, consultants and other service providers who work on Game Circus’ behalf and need access to such information;
- With other players (for example, in connection with leaderboards);
- In connection with, or during negotiations of, any merger, sale of company assets, financing or acquisition of all or a portion of Game Circus’ business by another company;
- If Game Circus has a good faith belief that disclosure is reasonably necessary to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request; to enforce Game Circus’ agreements, policies and Terms of Service; and to protect Game Circus, its users and others from harm; and
- With your consent or at your direction.
Game Circus may also share aggregated or non-personally identifiable information, which cannot reasonably be used to identify you.
Our Services are designed for users who are 13 or older. If you are a parent or guardian of a child under 13 and believe that your child might have provided personal information to Game Circus, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. If we become aware that a child under 13 has provided us with personal information, we take steps to delete such information.
Game Circus takes reasonable measures, including administrative, technical, and physical safeguards to help protect personal information from loss, theft, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction.
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Your Privacy Choices
Information About You. If you wish to have the information Game Circus collects about you updated or deleted, please contact email@example.com, but note that Game Circus may retain information about you for legitimate business purposes or as required by law.
Location Information. You have the ability to turn location-based services on and off by adjusting the settings of your mobile device or by following the standard uninstall process and removing all Game Circus applications from your mobile device.
Cookies. Most web browsers are set to accept cookies by default. If you prefer, you can usually choose to set your browser to remove or reject cookies; however, the Services may not function properly if you do so.
Advertising Opt Out. Most mobile devices provide the ability to opt out of the collection and use of information from your device for purposes of serving ads targeted to your interests. For more information, and to exercise these choices, consult the settings on your device.