When you sign up for the Service, we may collect information we ask you for, like your username, password, e-mail address, date of birth, gender, postal code, and country. We may also collect information you voluntarily add to your profile, such as your mobile phone number and mobile service provider.2.2 Usage & log data
When you use the Service, we automatically collect certain information, including: (i) information about your type of subscription and your interactions with the Service, including with advertising, products and services which are offered, linked to or made available on the Service; (ii) the details of the queries you make; (iii) technical data, which may include the URL you are coming from, your IP address, unique device ID, network and computer performance, browser type, language and identifying information, transactional information enabling digital rights management, and operating system; and (iv) location information.
When you sign up for a Trial or any of our Paid Subscriptions (as defined in the Terms and Conditions of Use), or make other purchases through the Service, your credit card information and other financial data that we need to process your payment are collected and stored by third party payment processors, and we may collect some limited information, such as your postal code and details of your transaction history. These third parties generally provide us with some limited information related to you, such as a unique token that enables you to make additional purchases using the information they’ve stored, and your card’s type, expiration date, and last four digits.
We may share the information we collect, including your personal information, as follows:
If you connect to EchoMTG using Google or otherwise connect your EchoMTG account to an Other Integrated Service, the default setting is generally that EchoMTG automatically shares your activity and activity-related stories with that service. You understand that such information may be attributed to your account on Google or the Other Integrated Service and may be published on such service. See section 5 below to learn how you can disable sharing of information on Google and Other Integrated Services.
To personalize your experience, we may share some information we have collected about you with providers of Third Party Applications, such as high-level geographic information, your personal preferences, settings and technical data. However, we take precautions to prohibit Third Party Application providers from attempting to identify you by using the information we provide to them or by collecting additional information without your consent.Please note that if you:
actively choose to provide Third Party Applications with additional information, such as by visiting a Third Party Application (which enables collection of your IP address) or allowing us to share precise geographic data which Third Party Application providers request from us; or
consent to collection of additional information about you by a Third Party Application provider when you for example register with or log in to the Third Party Application,
In addition to the above, we may also share your information to third parties for these limited purposes:
to allow a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of our assets;
to respond to legal process (e.g. a court order or subpoena), if we believe in good faith that it is necessary to do so; to comply with requirements of mandatory applicable law; to protect the safety of any person; to protect the rights and property of EchoMTG, including to enforce the Terms and Conditions of Use and Mobile Terms; and to address fraud, security or technical issues;
to inform business partners about use of the Service and products and services made available through the Service, in the form of aggregated statistics or otherwise in a format which does not reveal your identity;
if you expressly opt in to such sharing.
You agree and understand that the privacy policies of the third parties will govern all use of information that we provide to it or that it collects from you.
We may display links to third parties and other content which links to third party websites. We cannot control or be held responsible for third parties’ privacy practices and content. Please read their privacy policies to find out how they collect and process your personal information.
We are committed to protecting our users’ information. Your password protects your user account, so you should use a unique and strong password, limit access to your computer and browser, and sign off after having used the EchoMTG Service. While we take reasonable data protection precautions, no security measures are completely secure, and we do not guarantee the security of user information at any time.
For users in the United States, the EchoMTG Service is not directed to children under the age of 13, and we do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you are under 13 years of age, do not use the Service and do not provide any personal information to us. If we discover that a child under 13 has provided us with personal information, we will delete it.
You can access and amend some of the information we keep on you through your settings. To learn more about the information we store about you, e-mail teeg at echomtg dot com. We will respond within a reasonable period of time upon verification of your identity.
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