Gridfam, LLC is committed to safeguarding any personal information that may be collected through our website (the "Site" and together with the Site, "App", or "Service") and to ensuring that you are fully informed as to how your personal information will be used. The following policy describes such collection and usage.
Our primary purpose in collecting your personal data is to provide you with the services you requested and with those we believe will optimize and enhance your use of our Site and related services. Providing us with your information is not a requirement for using our Site, App, Service, but note that if you choose not to provide us with certain information, we may not be able provide certain services or functionality of the Site, App and/or Service.
There are a number of different ways that we may collect personal information from you:
Registration: When you register to use our Service, we receive certain information about you through Twitch®, Twitter®, or Google®, as applicable to your method of registration, or by authentication within the Site, App and/or Service. This information, as indicated during the connection process may, include your name, your activities, hometown, interests, likes, user location, your photos and videos, email, phone number, friends, online presence, social following and other. This registration process is optional for Gridfam users who only wish to view content, but is required for users who would like to broadcast via Gridfam or to use the Service's more advanced options.
We may use the information provided to us to:
Although we make every effort to preserve user privacy, we may need to disclose personal information when required to do so by law or when necessary to comply with a current judicial proceeding, a court order or legal process served on our Service, or when we believe in good faith that disclosure of information is necessary to prevent imminent physical harm, financial loss or to report suspected illegal activity. We may also disclose your personal data to enforce our policies or respond to claims that a listing or other content violates the right of others. In all cases, such information will be disclosed in accordance with applicable laws and regulations.
We may also share your information with:
We take reasonable technical and organizational measures to guard against unauthorized or unlawful processing of the information collected and against accidental loss or destruction of, or damage to, your personal data. While no system is completely secure, we believe the measures implemented by our Service reduce the likelihood of security problems to a level appropriate to the type of data involved.
Information received via 3rd party login schemes is encrypted using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL). This ensures that your information is secure as it is sent over the Internet to our server. Furthermore, we have implemented procedures to ensure that your information is only made available to such designated staff as necessary to carry out the stated purposes that we have communicated to you. In addition, we recommend that you do your part in protecting yourself from unauthorized access to your account by ensuring no one else uses your machine when you are logged in, by logging off from the Site when it is not in use and by keeping your password confidential.
We may make use of "cookies" on our Site. A cookie is a small text file that can be placed and stored on your computer's hard disc when you visit a website for record keeping purposes. A cookie itself is not designed or intended to read any information from a user's computer (other than the contents of the cookie); rather, it is an identifier used by the Web Site that originally placed it on your hard drive. The actual contents of the cookie information can be retrieved by the same server to identify the computer and subsequently to customize, monitor, or regulate the use of a Site based on information stored on the host server. Therefore, cookies only identify the user's computer to the Web Site which may correlate other information, including personally identifiable information, with the cookie.
The information that we collect from you is the same information that you have previously provided to Twitch®, Google+®, or Twitter®, or relevant portions thereof. By updating the information in your Twitch®, Google+®, or Twitter® account, you may be automatically updating the information in your Gridfam account the next time that you log in. You can also access and modify your Gridfam account information directly by logging into Gridfam and navigating to your profile settings page, as well as make any changes to any consent that you may have given with respect to us contacting you relating to information that you receive from us. You may also ask at any time that your preferences as to the type of communications that you receive from us are modified in order to stop receiving them or to be added to our mailing list. You can also do this by following the instructions included in each communication or newsletter.
The information that is collected by Gridfam is considered to be an asset. In the event that Gridfam, any affiliated company, division or portions of its assets are acquired by another company, such information may be one of the transferred assets. We will take reasonable steps to place a notification of such a transfer on our Site and or App.
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