2. SUBMISSION AND COLLECTION OF INFORMATION – This section addresses the types of information that Alive Game Zone collects directly from users and the collection of non-personally identifiable information via cookies and related technologies by, and on behalf of, Alive Game Zone and third parties.
4. USE AND DISCLOSURE – This section describes how Alive Game Zone uses your information to provide and manage the Alive Game Zone Services, including when Alive Game Zone may disclose your information to third parties that assist Alive Game Zone in providing those services.
5. SECURITY – This section describes Alive Game Zone’s security measures.
6. USER CONTROL AND ACCOUNT CANCELLATION - This section informs users how to access and change their personal information stored by Alive Game Zone, and how to cancel their accounts.
7. CONTACT US – This section instructs users how to contact Alive Game Zone.
Alive Game Zone, which provide a collection of online services, including, without limitation, various communication tools, online forums, social networking features, personalized content and branded programming, and any other features, content or applications offered from time to time by Alive Game Zone in connection with Alive Game Zone’s business, including when the Alive Game Zone Sites are accessed via the Internet, mobile or other device (collectively, the “Alive Game Zone Services”). Alive Game Zone is part of the Indian based operations of News Corporation.
As set forth in our User Agreement the Alive Game Zone Sites are general audience sites, are not targeted to children, and Alive Game Zone does not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13 years of age.
2. SUBMISSION AND COLLECTION OF INFORMATION ON Alive Game Zone SERVICES
User Submitted Information
Registration Information is the information that users provide to Alive Game Zone: (a) to register for certain Alive Game Zone Services, for example, creating a profile, creating a post, participating in sweepstakes, contests, surveys, or certain special initiatives, supplying user reviews, submitting game guides, or participating in chat rooms; or other services through the Alive Game Zone Services. Registration Information may include one or more of the following: full name, email address, gender, date of birth, postal address, telephone number and credit card number.
My Alive Game Zone Profile Content consists of information Members may choose to add to their My Alive Game Zone profile, including a Member’s profile picture or avatar, user name, vanity URL, stated location, gender, online addresses (i.e., free-form content such as a Member’s Bio, stream, blog, friends, games, photo albums, videos, audio conversations, and similar information). You can control which Alive Game Zone users can post to or comment in your My Alive Game Zone Profile Content by adjusting your My Alive Game Zone Profile Settings. My Alive Game Zone Profile Content is always public, which means it is available to everyone and may be displayed in search results both on the Alive Game Zone Services and on external search engines.
Public Site Content consists of information you disclose in public areas of an Alive Game Zone Site, such as the My Alive Game Zone Profile Content, Member home pages, message boards, chat rooms and other community areas. Please be aware that Public Site Content is always public and available to everyone and may be displayed in search results both on the Alive Game Zone Services and on external search engines.
Correspondence consists of information you disclose when you contact Alive Game Zone, for example, for customer service purposes.
Alive Game Zone Collected Information
Third parties that support the Alive Game Zone Services by serving advertisements or providing services, such as allowing users to share content or tracking aggregate site usage statistics, may also use these technologies to collect similar information. Alive Game Zone does not control these third-party technologies and their use is governed by the privacy policies of third parties using such technologies. For more information about third-party ad networks that use these technologies, see www.aboutads.info.
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 (e.g., http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows-vista/Block-or-allow-cookies). Users can manage the use of Flash technologies, including cookies, with the Flash management tools available at Adobe’s website, see http://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 or personalization available through the Alive Game Zone Services.
Third Parties. To improve the quality of the Alive Game Zone Services, we may supplement the information we collect with information from third parties. If you access the Alive Game Zone Services through a third-party connection or log-in, we may also collect your user ID and/or user name associated with that third-party service, or any information you have made public in connection with that service or which the third party shares with partner services.
Cookies & 3rd Party Advertisements
We allow third-party companies to serve ads and/or collect certain anonymous information when you visit our web site. These companies may use non-personally identifiable information (e.g., click stream information, browser type, time and date, subject of advertisements clicked or scrolled over) during your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services likely to be of greater interest to you. These companies typically use a cookie or third party web beacons to collect this information. To learn more about this behavioral advertising practice or to opt-out of this type of advertising, you can visit http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp.
3. NOTICE & CHOICE
4. USE AND DISCLOSURE
Information Made Public Through Use of Alive Game Zone Services and User Privacy Settings
The Public Site Content, including, without limitation, the My Alive Game Zone Profile Content, is always publicly available to anyone, including other users, search engines, advertisers, third-party application developers, and anyone else with access to the Alive Game Zone Services. You control what information you add to your My Alive Game Zone Profile Content. You may also restrict which other Alive Game Zone users can post content or comments to your My Alive Game Zone Profile through your My Alive Game Zone Profile Settings.
Alive Game Zone’s Use and Disclosure of Information
We use the information we collect from and about users for the following purposes:
To allow third-party service providers to assist us in providing and managing the Alive Game Zone Services. Alive Game Zone may make your non-public personal information available to certain third-party service providers, such as contractors, agents or sponsors, who help us manage or provide the Alive Game Zone Services. These outside service providers are required to protect non-public personal information entrusted to them and not use it for any other purpose than the specific service they are providing to Alive Game Zone.
To allow other users to find you. In order to locate My Alive Game Zone Members that a user may already know in the physical world and/or want to get to know in the online world, Alive Game Zone allows users to search for Members using information the user already knows, such as username, full name, or gamer profile, and identifies users matching that search information.
To contact you. Alive Game Zone may periodically send promotional materials (e.g., newsletters) or notifications related to the Alive Game Zone Services to the email address you provided to us at registration or to your account. If you want to stop receiving promotional materials from Alive Game Zone, you can follow the unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email. There are certain service notification emails that you may not opt-out of as long as you are a Member, such as notifications of changes to the Alive Game Zone Services or policies.
To protect the rights of Alive Game Zone and our users. There may be instances when Alive Game Zone may disclose user information without providing notice or choice, including situations where Alive Game Zone has a good faith belief that such disclosure is necessary in order to: (i) protect or defend the legal rights or property of Alive Game Zone, our Affiliated Companies or their employees, agents and contractors (including enforcement of our agreements); (ii) protect the safety and security of users of the Alive Game Zone Services or members of the public; (iii) protect against fraud or for risk management purposes; or (iv) comply with the law or legal process.
To complete a merger or sale of assets. If Alive Game Zone 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, Alive Game Zone may transfer your information to the party or parties involved in the transaction as part of that transaction.
Alive Game Zone uses commercially reasonable administrative, technical, personnel and physical measures to safeguard user information and credit card information in its possession against loss, theft and unauthorized use, disclosure or modification.
6. ACCESS, REMEDIES AND COMPLIANCE
User Control. To access, correct or update your account or other personal information such as your city or interests, please use the “My Account” link on the Alive Game Zone Site on which you are registered. You may unsubscribe from any premium Alive Game Zone Service for which you have previously subscribed by following the instructions included in the Alive Game Zone User Agreement. 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 a third-party application or website. We may also retain backup information related to your account on our servers for some time after cancellation for fraud detection or to comply with applicable law or our internal security policies. Because of the nature of caching technology, your account may not be instantly inaccessible to others, and there may be a delay in the removal of the content from elsewhere on the Internet and from search engines.
7. CONTACT US
* Be sure to include the specific Alive Game Zone Site to which you are a Member and about which you have a question.