Nerdiest Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy was last updated on May 9, 2017.

This Privacy Policy describes the policies and procedures of Nerdiest, Inc. (“we”, “us”, “us”, or “our” Site “) and the services, features, content or applications we offer (collectively, with the Site, the” Services “). We receive information about you from a variety of sources, including: (i) through your user account on the Services, if you register for the Site and Services (your “Account”); (Ii) your use of the Services in general; And (iii) third-party websites and services. When you use the Services, you consent to the collection, transfer, handling, storage, Disclosure and other uses of your data as described in this Privacy Policy. In order to comply with local practices and legal requirements, our privacy practices may vary depending on the country in which we operate.

What is this Privacy Policy?

This Privacy Policy covers the processing of personal identifying information (“Personal Information”) and other information described in this Privacy Policy that is collected when you use or access the Services. This Privacy Policy also covers our handling of any Personal Information that our business partners share with us and that we share with them.

This Privacy Policy does not apply to third-party practices that we do not own or control, including but not limited to third-party websites, services and applications such as Facebook ( “Third Party Services”) that you choose to access through the Service. While we make every effort to facilitate access only to third-party services that share our privacy, we can not assume any responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of such third party services. We invite you to read carefully the privacy policies of the third-party services that you access.

What Information Do We Collect?

The information we collect allows us to customize, improve the Services, and continue to manage them. In connection with certain aspects of the Services, we may request, collect, use, share and/or display certain of your Personal Information. We collect the following types of information from our users.

ACCOUNT INFORMATION:

When you create an Account, you must provide information such as your username, password, and email address. If you access the Services through Facebook IDs, we may automatically collect certain information, such as your name, photo and e-mail address. We will use all the information available through Facebook, in accordance with Facebook’s policies and your preferences selected through Facebook. In accordance with the law, we may use your contact information to send you information about our Services, if we believe this information is important. You can unsubscribe from these messages using your Account settings,

USER CONTENT:

Some features of the Services allow you to provide content to the Services, such as written comments. The Services are designed to help you share this type of content with others. As a result, certain portions of the content provided are shared publicly or with third parties. We may retain the content you submit to the Services for as long as necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy, subject to state law, even after you terminate your account. We may continue to disclose such content to third parties as defined in this Privacy Policy.

INFORMATION AUTOMATICALLY GATHERED:

We automatically receive and store information from your device or web browser when you interact with the Services. This information may include, your IP address, an identifier that we can create and associate with your content, information contained in cookies, as well as other details. This information is used to combat spam/malware, to facilitate the collection of data concerning your interaction with the Services (for example, links you have clicked or shared with others, including E-mail and social networks), as well as to customize, improve and continue to manage the Services. We may associate the information we collect automatically with your Account if you have one,

Generally, the Services automatically collect usage information, such as the number and frequency of visitors to the Site or the mobile application. We can use these data in an aggregated form, that is, as a statistical measure. This type of aggregate data allows us and third parties authorized by us to understand the frequency with which individuals use certain portions of the Services so that we can analyze and improve them.

When you visit the Site, we may also collect information about your online activities over time as well as on third-party websites or online services. As there is as yet no consensus on how companies should respond to DNT (do-not-track) mechanisms that signal to Internet applications that the user does not want to be “tracked”, we do not respond for the DNT signals.

For more information about the information, we can collect automatically and about your choices, please refer to our Cookies Policy.

LOCATION DATA:

Some of our Services, such as mobile apps, may collect location-based data (which determines where you are at any given time) in order to provide a service-related feature of the Service. We may link the location information to other information about you that we have collected for the purposes described in this Privacy Policy. You can stop sharing your location data by adjusting the location services settings on your mobile device. For instructions on how to change these settings, please contact your service provider or the device manufacturer.

COMMUNICATIONS BY EMAIL:

We can receive a confirmation when you open an email that we have sent you. We use this confirmation to improve our services, including customer service.

ADVERTISING INFORMATION:

In order to support and improve the Services, we may broadcast advertisements and also allow third parties to distribute advertisements through the Services. These advertisements are sometimes targeted and served to particular users, and may come from third-party companies called “ad networks”. These ad networks include third-party ad servers, advertising agencies, advertising technology providers and research firms. We can work with advertising networks that are members of organizations or programs that manage the privacy choices about advertising that these ad networks offer to consumers. For more information about ad networks and setting your preferences,

When you visit our Site or use our mobile apps or other Services, ad networks and other parties may collect information about your online activities over time and on various websites. We are not responsible for the practices of these advertising networks and other parties with respect to confidentiality.

Advertisements distributed through the Services may target users who fall into a certain general profile category, which can be inferred from information provided to us by a user, or can be based on Services by particular users or they may depend on your activity on Third Party Services. We do not provide Personal Information to any advertising network for any use other than as part of the Services.

COLLECTED INFORMATION:

We collect statistical information on how users, registered or not, collectively use the Services (“Information Collected”). Some of this information is derived from Personal Information.

How and with whom my information is shared?

The Services are designed to help you share information with others. As a result, some of the information generated by the Services is shared publicly or with third parties.

We do not sell or disclose Personal Information we collect about you except as described in this Privacy Policy or when we notify you at the time we collect this information.

PUBLIC INFORMATION REGARDING YOUR SERVICES ACTIVITY:

Some of your activities on and through the Services are public by default. This may include, but is not limited to, content that you posted or shared publicly on the Site or through the Services, such as written messages, comments, or other material that you submitted to the Site.

Information from registered users can be associated with their Account. In addition, information about the use of the Services by non-registered users (for example, which pages they have visited) can be tracked anonymously by using cookies and other means of automatic data collection and stored for our care.

Remember that if you choose to provide Personal Information using certain public features of the Services, this information will be publicly available. Users who read this information may use or disclose it to other individuals or entities without our control and without your knowledge, and search engines may index this information. We invite you to think carefully before including any specific information that you consider private in the content you create or among the information that you submit through the Services.

INFORMATION ABOUT IP ADDRESSES:

We may share limited information about IP addresses with our partners, suppliers and other entities with whom we have business relationships, as otherwise specified in this Privacy Policy and for the purposes described therein.

COLLECTED INFORMATION:

We share the Collected Information with our partners, suppliers and others with whom we have business relationships. We share this kind of statistical data so that our partners can understand how and how often our Services and their services or websites are used, which facilitates the improvement of their services and how our Services interact with them . In addition, these third parties may share information about you that they have collected or acquired independently.

COMMUNICATIONS BY EMAIL:

As part of the Services, you may from time to time receive communications by e-mail or other forms of communication from us, such as communications relating to your Account. Communications relating to your Account will be sent to communicate objectives that are important to the Services, such as password recovery. We may use your email address to contact you for editorial purposes, to notify you of any changes made to our Site, and to send you messages about the products of our marketing partners with your consent or as permitted by law. You can choose not to receive our marketing emails by clicking on the unsubscribe link that appears in the emails you receive from us, Or by updating your preferences in your Account settings. Please note that if you choose not to receive these emails, we may continue to send you information related to the service.

USER PROFILE INFORMATION:

User profile information including your username and other information you enter may be visible to other users to facilitate interaction between users within the Services. We will not directly reveal the user’s email addresses to other users.

SHARED INFORMATION WITH OUR SERVICE PROVIDERS:

We employ and contract service providers – persons and other entities who perform certain tasks on our behalf. We may need to share Personal Information with our service providers to provide you with products or services. We ask our service providers to use Personal Information or other information that we share with them only to help us.

INFORMATION DISCLOSED IN THE FRAMEWORK OF COMMERCIAL TRANSFERS:

In some cases, we may choose to buy or sell assets. In these types of transactions, user information, including Personal Information, is generally one of the transferred business assets. In addition, if we, or substantially all of our assets, are acquired, or if we are no longer in business or if we declare bankruptcy, the information of users would be one of the assets transferred or acquired by the third. You acknowledge that such transfers may be made to the extent permitted by law. Following the transfer of information from users in the circumstances described in this paragraph,

INFORMATION DISCLOSED FOR OUR PROTECTION AND OTHERS:

We also reserve the right to access, read, preserve and disclose any information that we believe is reasonably necessary to (i) comply with any applicable laws, regulations, processes or governmental demands , (Ii) enforce our Terms of Use, including any investigation of potential violations of said Terms of Use, (iii) detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical problems; Requests for user support or (v) to protect our rights, property or security, as well as those of our users and the public. This includes the exchange of information,

INFORMATION WE SHARE WITH YOUR CONSENT:

In addition to the types of sharing Personal Information described above, we may share your information with third parties with your consent.

INTERNATIONAL DATA TRANSFERS:

We may transfer your Personal Information to countries other than the country where the data was originally collected. These countries may not have the same data protection laws as the country where you originally provided the information. When we transfer your Personal Information to other countries, this information will be protected as defined in this Privacy Policy.

Is the information about me secure?

Your account information will be protected by a password for your privacy and security. You must prevent unauthorized access to your Account and Personal Information by appropriately selecting and protecting your password and limiting access to your computer and browser by disconnecting after you have accessed your account.

We seek to protect Account information to ensure confidentiality; However, we can not guarantee the security of any information about the Account. Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors may compromise the security of user information at any time.

We store all of our information, including your IP address information, using standard industry techniques designed to secure information. We can not guarantee or certify that these techniques will prevent unauthorized access to information about you that we keep, either Personal Information or otherwise.

In some jurisdictions, we will retain your information as long as necessary to meet the purposes for which it was collected, the purpose for which it was collected, the nature of the information, any contractual relationship we may have with As well as our legal or regulatory obligations. We will destroy your information or make it anonymous for statistical or analytical purposes, in accordance with applicable law.

What Are The Information About Me To Which I Can Access?

If you are a registered user, you can access the information associated with your Account by logging into the Services. Registered and non-registered users can access cookies and delete them using their browser settings.

How Can I Remove My Account?

If you decide to delete your Account, you can do so by sending an e-mail to nerdiestmail@gmail.com . If you close your Account, the information you provided will no longer be accessible through this account. However, given the nature of sharing on the Services, any public activity on your Account prior to its deletion will remain stored on our servers and will remain publicly available.

What Are My Choices About My Information?

This Privacy Policy also explains the privacy choices you have when you use the Services, including cookies, marketing emails, targeted advertising, data location, and sharing of your information By Nerdiest.

You can use several features of the Services without registering, which limits the type of personal information we collect.

When you use a Nerdiest application on your mobile device, you can choose not to share the exact details of your location by adjusting your device’s geolocation settings. For instructions on how to change these settings, contact your service provider or the device manufacturer.

You can delete your Account by sending an e-mail to nerdiestmail@gmail.com . Please note that we will need to verify that you have permission to delete the Account and that the activity generated before the deletion, which we have stored, will continue to be deleted and may be publicly available.

To the extent permitted by applicable law, you may withdraw your consent to processing your Personal Information or disclaim it at any time for legitimate reasons, by contacting us at nerdiestmail@gmail.com . We will apply your preferences in the future. In some cases, if you withdraw your consent to Nerdiest using or disclosing your Personal Information you will no longer be able to use Nerdiest products or services.

And to ensure that such information is blocked, made anonymous or deleted, as appropriate. Your right to access personal information may be limited. To exercise these rights, please contact us as indicated below.

What Happens When Changes Are Made To This Privacy Policy?

We may change this Privacy Policy from time to time without notifying you in advance. If we make changes to the way we collect or use information, we will notify you by posting an announcement about the Services and, in some cases, asking for your consent.

What if I have Questions or Concerns?

If you have any questions about privacy when using the Services, please send us a detailed message at nerdiestmail@gmail.com .

Cookies on Nerdiest

Nerdiest, Inc. (“us”, “us” or “our”) uses cookies, web beacons and other similar technologies (collectively, “cookies”) on www.nerdiest.org (the “Site” effectively. This cookie notice provides you with information about the cookies that are used on the Site, their purpose, and your choices regarding the use of cookies. You can get more information about this by accessing the Cookie Consent Tool on the Site.

WHAT ARE COOKIES ?

Cookies are small text files that can be placed on your computer’s hard drive via your internet browser when you access a website. Your browser retains cookies in a manner corresponding to the website you are visiting. We use cookies to enable our servers to recognize your web browser and tell us how and how often you visit the Site, share our content, or otherwise use our services via the Internet. A “web tag” (also called “Internet tab”, “invisible keyword” or “transparent GIF”) is used to return information to an internet server.

TYPES OF COOKIES AND OTHER TECHNOLOGIES USED ON SITE

• Essential Cookies
We use essential cookies for the duration of each session (“session cookies”). Session cookies are essential for secure access to the Site and its functionality. Session cookies are deleted when you log out of the Site or close your browser. The following information can be collected by session cookies: SSO data, session identifier (to remember your contact information during the session); Affinity with the server and authentication data (to establish and maintain communication with the most appropriate servers).

Session cookies are used by us and our service providers to determine whether you have seen this Cookie Notice or our Cookie Consent Tool and to allow the cap on The cookie notice on the site (this is a cookie notice on the site at the bottom of the homepage informing you that cookies are used on the site and explaining how to activate them or off). In addition, we use session cookies to keep track of the choices you make on the Site.

You can reject or disable session cookies by changing the cookie functionality on your browser. The “Help” part of the toolbar of most browsers will show you how to stop accepting new cookies, how to be notified when you receive a new cookie, and how to disable existing cookies. We strongly recommend that you do not disable cookies because they allow you to take advantage of the most attractive features of our services.

• Advertising
Cookies Third party cookies listed in the Cookie Consent Tool are used for advertising purposes on the Internet, as well as to understand your use of the Site and your online activities, and To present you Nerdiest offers and ads customized to your interests, including based on the country and language you have selected. We also partner with ad networks that use web beacons to customize the content of third party websites that may be of interest to you. Internet tags allow ad networks to serve you targeted ads when you visit other websites.

Advertising cookies collect the following information: the unique identification assigned to your device; The IP address; The type of device and browser; the operating system; Reference URLs; The content viewed or any other action taken on the Site; The time and date of such actions; And country information.

You can adjust your preferences for cookies placed and accessible on your device using the Cookie Consent Tool.

• Performance Cookies and Internet Tags
Persistent cookies from third parties, as well as web beacons, are used for web analytics purposes for our exclusive use, that is, to manage and improve the performance and design of the Site. Additionally, in order to advertise more effectively, we can provide you with an internet tag from an ad network through the use of our services. Web beacons allow ad networks to provide us, as well as advertisers, with aggregated anonymous audits, searches and reports.

The following information is placed/collected by means of persistent cookies and Internet tags: the unique identification number assigned to your device; The IP address; The type of browser; the operating system; Reference URLs; Information on the actions taken; As well as the time and date of visits to the Site. All data collected by third party cookies on our behalf are aggregated and statistical.

You can adjust your preferences for performance cookies and internet tags using the Cookie Consent Tool.