Last Modified Sep 26, 2017.
Types of Information Collected
We may automatically track and collect the following categories of information when you use our Services: (1) IP addresses; (2) domain servers; (3) types of computers accessing the Services; (4) types of web browsers used to access the Services; (5) other information associated with the interaction of your browser and the Services (collectively "Traffic Data"). Traffic Data is anonymous information that does not personally identify you.
In order for you to access certain areas of the Services, we may require you to provide us with certain information that personally identifies you ("Personal Information"). Personal Information includes the following categories of information: (1) Contact Data, such as your e-mail address and DR.Oogle password, and including information made available through an SNS Account as described below; and (2) Demographic Data (such as your zip code, age, and income). If you communicate with us by, for example, e-mail or letter, any information provided in such communication may be collected as Personal Information.
Social Network Accounts
You can also register with our Services and create a Services account by linking your Services acount to your account certain third-party social services such as Facebook (each such account, an “SNS Account”), if and when such functionality is available. If you choose to create a Service account through one of your SNS Accounts, you may have to provide us with your username (or userID) so that your identity can be authenticated by the SNS Account. When the authentication is complete, we’ll be able to link your Services account with the SNS Account. That linking may allow us to access certain Personal Information, such as your name and email address, and other personally identifiable information Depending on the SNS Accounts you choose and subject to applicable SNS privacy settings, personally (e.g., information about your contacts on the social networking service) may be available on and through your DR.Oogle Account. that your privacy settings on the SNS Account permit us to access, in connection with creating your Service account. We don’t receive or store passwords for any of your SNS Accounts.
The User Content that you contribute through the Service is intended for public consumption, including your posts, photos, comments, friend list, and any elements of your Account you make visible (e.g., your user name). We may display this information through the Service, share it with businesses, and further distribute it to a wider audience through third party sites and services.
You may choose not to provide us with any Personal Information. In such an event, you can still access and use much of the Services; however you will not be able to access and use those portions of the Services that require your Personal Information.
We will retain your personally identifiable information that we process for as long as needed to provide Services to you, and thereafter as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements. We will retain non-personally-identifiable information such as Demographic Data, Traffic Data and other usage data for as long as we believe it to be useful in our business.
Uses of Information Collected
By DR.Oogle Itself
We use the information we collect to market, operate and improve our Services, track the usage of the Services, provide feedback to Providers participating in the Services, display relevant advertising, and comply with legal obligations. Without limiting the generality of the above: (a) we use Contact Data to send you information about DR.Oogle or our products or services, or to contact you when necessary; and (b) we may use your Demographic Data or your Traffic Data to customize and tailor your experience on the Services, displaying content that we think you might be interested in and according to your preferences, and to provide relevant advertising to you.
Cookies and Other Tracking Tools
A "cookie" is an element of data that a website, when visited by a user, sends to that user's browser which, in turn, may store that element on the user's hard drive or memory. We use "cookies" to customize your experience of our Services, to improve the security of the Services, to store your password so you do not have to re-enter it each time you visit the Services, and to compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future. At your option, expense and responsibility, you may block our cookies or delete our cookies from your hard drive. However, by disabling cookies, you may not have access to the entire set of features of the Services.
We may contract with third-party service providers to assist us in better understanding our site visitors. Presently, the only third-party analytics service provider we use is Google Analytics. For Google’s privacy practices see this. To opt out of data recording and analysis by Google Analytics, see this.
Do Not Track
Expectations of Privacy
Any information that you may reveal in a posting or other online discussion or forum is intentionally open to the public and is not in any way confidential or private. You should think carefully before disclosing any personally identifiable information in any public forum. What you have written may be seen and/or collected by third parties and may be used by others in ways we are unable to control or predict.
Your Personal Information may be transferred to, and maintained on, computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the privacy laws may not be as protective as those in your jurisdiction. If you’re located outside the United States and choose to provide your personally identifiable information to us, we may transfer your personally identifiable information to the United States and process it there.
Updates and Changes
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