Hmmm recognizes that its customers, visitors, users, and others who use the Hmmm mobile app and www.hmmmapp.com
value their privacy. This Privacy Notice details important information regarding the use and disclosure of User information collected on the Hmmm mobile app and www.hmmmapp.com
. Hmmm provides this Privacy Notice to help you make an informed decision about whether to use or continue using the Hmmm mobile app and the website.
Please note that any photo, image, or other content posted at the direction of Users onto the Hmmm mobile app and the website becomes published content and is not considered personally identifiable information subject to this Privacy Notice.
Information Hmmm Collects
User Provided Information:
You provide certain personally identifiable information (such as your name and email address) to Hmmm when choosing to participate in various activities on the Hmmm Sites such as uploading photos, posting messages in our forums or in the comments section, entering contests or sweepstakes, taking advantage of promotions, responding to surveys, or subscribing to newsletters or other mailing lists.
When you visit the Hmmm website, we may send one or more cookies - a small text file containing a string of alphanumeric characters - to your computer that uniquely identifies your browser. Hmmm uses both session cookies and persistent cookies. A persistent cookie remains after you close your browser. Your browser may use persistent cookies on subsequent visits to the site. Persistent cookies can be removed by following your web browser help file directions. A session cookie is temporary and disappears after you close your browser. You can reset your web browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, some features of the Hmmm website may not function properly if the ability to accept cookies is disabled.
Log File Information:
When you use the Hmmm website, our servers automatically record certain information that your web browser sends whenever you visit any website. These server logs may include information such as your web request, Internet Protocol ("IP") address, browser type, browser language, referring / exit pages and URLs, platform type, number of clicks, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed and the order of those pages, the amount of time spent on particular pages, the date and time of your request, and one or more cookies that may uniquely identify your browser.
The Way Hmmm Uses Information
1. If you submit personally identifiable information to us through the Hmmm mobile app and the website, then we use your personal information
to operate, maintain, and provide to you the features and functionality of the Hmmm mobile app and the website.
2. Any personal information or photo content that you voluntarily disclose
online (on discussion boards, in messages and chat areas, within your public profile page, etc.) becomes publicly available and can be collected and used by others. Your account name (not your email address) is displayed to other Users when you upload photos or share any other content through the Hmmm Sites and other Users can contact you through messages and comments. Any photos that you submit to the Hmmm Sites may be redistributed through the Internet and other media channels, and may be viewed by the general public.
3. We do not use your email address
or other personally identifiable information to send commercial or marketing messages without your consent or except as part of a specific program or feature for which you will have the ability to opt-in or opt-out. We may, however, use your email address without further consent for non-marketing or administrative purposes (such as notifying you of major Hmmm Site changes or for customer service purposes).
4. We use both your personally identifiable information and certain non-personally-identifiable information
(such as anonymous User usage data, cookies, IP addresses, browser type, clickstream data, etc.) to improve the quality and design of the Hmmm Sites and to create new features, promotions, functionality, and services by storing, tracking, and analyzing User preferences and trends.
(a) remember information so that you will not have to re-enter it during your visit or the next time you visit the Hmmm Sites; (b) provide custom, personalized content and information; (c) monitor the effectiveness of our marketing campaigns; (d) monitor aggregate metrics such as total number of visitors, pages viewed, etc.; and (e) track your entries, submissions, and status in promotions, sweepstakes, and contests.
When Hmmm discloses Information
Changes and updates to this Privacy Notice
This Privacy Notice may be revised periodically. Please revisit this page to stay aware of any changes. In general, we only use your personal information in the manner described in the Privacy Notice in effect when we received the personal information you provided. Your continued use of the Hmmm Sites constitutes your agreement to this Privacy Notice and any future revisions.
For revisions to this Privacy Notice that may be materially less restrictive on our use or disclosure of the personal information you have already provided to us, we will attempt to obtain your consent before implementing such revisions with respect to such information.
BY USING OR ACCESSING ANY Hmmm WEBSITE OR DOWNLOADING AND USING THE SERVICE, YOU AGREE TO THE COLLECTION AND USE OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION (AS HEREUNDER DESCRIBED), ALL IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SET HEREUNDER. Hmmm MAY AMEND THIS POLICY FROM TIME TO TIME.
If you are under the age of 13, you are not eligible to use the Service, and we ask you not to submit any personal information to us.
Collection of Information
Use of certain features of the Service may require submission of certain personal information, including your first and last name, email address, a nick name (or other user ID) and a password.
Non personally identifiable Information:
Hmmm may also collect or receive additional non personally identifiable usage information specifically related to the use of a particular feature or offering on the Hmmm Service or website(s). Hmmm may also collect or receive (in some cases as part of the internet communication protocol) certain non personally identifiable technical information, when the Hmmm website(s) and pages are visited or when the Hmmm Service is used.
How is the information being used?
The information is used to operate and improve the features, offerings and content presented to you by Hmmm, to personalize the content and advertisements provided to you ; to fulfill your requests for Services, programs, and services; to communicate with you and respond to your inquiries; to conduct research about your use of the Service and/or website(s), offerings and advertisements presented on Hmmm Service, email communication, website(s) and pages; and to help offer you other Services, programs, or services that may be of interest.
Any personally identifiable information of yours will not be shared with third parties unless you have consented to the sharing of this information. Hmmm may use this information to present offers to you on behalf of business partners and advertisers. These business partners and advertisers may receive aggregate data about various groups of Hmmm users, but do not receive information that personally identifies you.
Notwithstanding the foregoing, your information may be accessed and disclosed if and as required by legal procedures.
Hmmm does not require that you accept cookies, and you may disable cookies at any time. However, some functionality of our Services and/or web sites may be impaired if you decline to accept cookies.
Special Note for Parents
Hmmm's Service and websites are intended for a general audience, and children under the age of thirteen (13) are not permitted to register with Hmmm's Service and websites.
Modification and Deletion of Personally Identifiable Information
Deletion (Opt-Out). In order to delete the personally identifiable information you submitted, notify us, to the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
that you wish to delete your personally identifiable information or any part thereof contained at our databases.
Modification. If you wish to modify or update your personally identifiable information, use the web-site or application interface. If you need help, please contact us at the following email address: email@example.com
Please note that deletion of your personally identifiable information from Hmmm's database will not prevent Hmmm from using gathered anonymous information.
Third Parties' Practices.