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Types of Data
Information You Provide to Little Deer Engineer
A User may voluntarily make personal data available to LITTLE DEER ENGINEER such as, for example: (i) when a parent subscribes to a newsletter or alerts through the parent section of the Service; (ii) when a parent contributes user generated content to the Service or participates in any support forums, community blogs or the like that LITTLE DEER ENGINEER may establish; (iii) when a User requests technical support; or (iv) otherwise through use of the LITTLE DEER ENGINEER Service where personal data is required for use and/or participation. The types of personal data collected may vary depending on the type of activity the User is engaged in. The personal data LITTLE DEER ENGINEER may collect, process, and use may include, but are not limited to, the User’s name, screen name/nickname, LITTLE DEER ENGINEER or third-party service ID, email address, photo or other image, birthdate, gender, or avatar image.
Other Information LITTLE DEER ENGINEER Collects and Uses
LITTLE DEER ENGINEER may use tools or third-party analytical software to automatically collect and use certain data including, but not limited to: (i) device properties, including, but not limited to, IP address, Media Access Control (“MAC”) address, and unique device identifier or other persistent or non-persistent device identifier (“Device ID”); (ii) device software platform and firmware; (iii) mobile device carrier; (iv) story progress, time used playing, and achievements; or (v) other non-personal data as reasonably required by LITTLE DEER ENGINEER to enhance the Service and other LITTLE DEER ENGINEER products and services.
Use and Sharing of Personal and Non-Personal Data
LITTLE DEER ENGINEER may disclose personal and non-personal data to its partners and contractors for purposes of analyzing usage of the Service, providing customer and technical support, managing and providing the Service, customizing LITTLE DEER ENGINEER’s communications, and to further develop the Service and other LITTLE DEER ENGINEER services and products. When LITTLE DEER ENGINEER shares this information, it is with vendors and other service providers who are engaged by or working with LITTLE DEER ENGINEER in connection with the operation of the services LITTLE DEER ENGINEER provides to the User and/or for analytics purposes which may require the reproduction and display of such information in an aggregated and anonymized manner such that will not in any way identify the User.
LITTLE DEER ENGINEER may use a parent’s personal data provided in the parent section to send messages to the parent with informative and/or commercial content about LITTLE DEER ENGINEER’s services, such as new features and services, special offers, and updated information. In addition, if a User has agreed to receive push notifications, and appropriate consent to receive them has been given, LITTLE DEER ENGINEER will use the data collected and share it with its vendors for the purpose of delivering approved push notifications.
If a User contacts LITTLE DEER ENGINEER by email, LITTLE DEER ENGINEER will use the personally identifiable email address information only to respond to the specific inquiry.
The Service may use “cookies” and other technologies such as pixel tags, locally shared objects, clear GIFs, and web beacons. LITTLE DEER ENGINEER treats information collected by cookies and similar technologies as non-personal data.
Cookies: A “cookie” is a small bit of record-keeping information that websites often store on a user’s computer. LITTLE DEER ENGINEER’s cookies do not include personal data and are typically used to quickly identify a User’s device and to “remember” the User. Users can disable cookies or set their browsers to alert them when cookies are being sent to their device; however, disabling cookies may affect their ability to use the Service.
Web beacons and pixel tags: A “web beacon” or a “pixel tag” is an electronic image that allows LITTLE DEER ENGINEER to count Users who have visited certain pages. Web beacons, like cookies, do not include personal data. Emails and other electronic communications LITTLE DEER ENGINEER sends to a User may contain pixel tags that enable LITTLE DEER to track a User’s usage of the communication, including whether the communication was opened and/or what links were followed, if any.
LITTLE DEER ENGINEER may disclose a User’s personal data to third parties as required by law enforcement or other government officials in connection with an investigation of fraud, intellectual property infringements, or other activity that is illegal or may expose a User or LITTLE DEER ENGINEER to legal liability. LITTLE DEER ENGINEER may also disclose a User’s personal data to third parties when LITTLE DEER ENGINEER has a reason to believe that a disclosure is necessary to address potential or actual injury or interference with LITTLE DEER ENGINEER’s rights, property, operations, Users, or others who may be harmed or may suffer loss or damage; or LITTLE DEER ENGINEER believes that such disclosure is necessary to protect LITTLE DEER ENGINEER’s rights, combat fraud, and/or comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on LITTLE DEER ENGINEER. To the extent permitted by applicable law, LITTLE DEER ENGINEER will make reasonable efforts to notify affected Users of such disclosure through LITTLE DEER ENGINEER’s website or in another reasonable manner.
When a parent discloses data about him or herself in the course of contributing user-generated content or participating in support forums, community blogs, or the like, the information disclosed is public information, and there is no expectation of privacy or confidentiality. LITTLE DEER ENGINEER is not responsible for any personal data a User makes public in any of these forums.
Third-Party Terms and Conditions
A User’s access to and use of the Service may be subject to certain third-party terms and conditions and privacy policies, including, but not limited to, application stores, mobile software platforms, online gaming platforms, social networking services, and payment providers. LITTLE DEER ENGINEER is not liable for any such third-party terms and conditions and their use of Users’ personal data.
LITTLE DEER ENGINEER may, in its discretion, make available links or otherwise enable Users to access third-party products or services. LITTLE DEER ENGINEER is not responsible for the actions of such third parties, the content of their products or services, the use of information a User provides to them, or any products or services they may offer. LITTLE DEER ENGINEER ‘s linking to those products or services does not constitute its sponsorship of, or affiliation with, such third parties.
Data Retention and Accuracy
Users that wish to opt out from receiving communications (such as any newsletters or offers) from LITTLE DEER ENGINEER should contact [email protected].
LITTLE DEER ENGINEER makes good-faith efforts to enable Users to review, update, or correct any personal data in LITTLE DEER ENGINEER’s possession. Users should contact LITTLE DEER ENGINEER at [email protected]. LITTLE DEER ENGINEER will need sufficient information from the User to establish the User’s identity and to verify the User’s access, and also to assist in handling the User’s request. Even if personal data is changed or deleted according to a User request, LITTLE DEER ENGINEER may still retain some of the data to the extent such retention is necessary to resolve disputes, enforce LITTLE DEER ENGINEER user agreements, and comply with technical and legal requirements and constraints related to the security, integrity, and operation of the Service.
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How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
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