Privacy Policy

Your privacy is critically important to Striped Candy LLC.

At Striped Candy LLC we have a few fundamental principles:

It is Striped Candy LLC policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, Striped Candy LLC collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Striped Candy LLC purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Striped Candy LLC visitors use its website. From time to time, Striped Candy LLC may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website. Striped Candy LLC also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. Striped Candy LLC does not use such information to identify its visitors, however, and does not disclose such information, other than under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information, as described below. Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information Certain visitors to Striped Candy LLC websites choose to interact with Striped Candy LLC in ways that require Striped Candy LLC to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Striped Candy LLC gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we may ask visitors who sign up for an username and an optional email address. Striped Candy LLC collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Striped Candy LLC. Striped Candy LLC does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Aggregated Statistics

Striped Candy LLC may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. For instance, Striped Candy LLC may monitor the most popular maps and may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Striped Candy LLC does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information Striped Candy LLC discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Striped Candy LLC behalf or to provide services available at Striped Candy LLC websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Striped Candy LLC websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Striped Candy LLC will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Striped Candy LLC discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only when required to do so by law, or when Striped Candy LLC believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Striped Candy LLC, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of a Striped Candy LLC website and have supplied your email address, Striped Candy LLC may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Striped Candy LLC and our products, and we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send Striped Candy LLC a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help Striped Candy LLC clarify or respond to your request or to help Striped Candy LLC support other users. Striped Candy LLC takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookies

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Striped Candy LLC uses cookies to help Striped Candy LLC identify and track visitors, their usage of Striped Candy LLC website, and their website access preferences. Striped Candy LLC visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Striped Candy LLC websites, with the drawback that certain features of Striped Candy LLC websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Striped Candy LLC may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Striped Candy LLC sole discretion. Striped Candy LLC encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.

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