Collection, Retention, and Use of Information / Content
You may from time to time update your PII associated with your registration, however, such information previously submitted by you to us may be retained by us for technical, legal or other reasons.
To facilitate the display of targeted or other advertising, we may share identifiable information from or about you with third parties, such as location data, advertising identifiers, or a cryptographic hash of a common account identifier (such as an email address). You may be able to limit our sharing of some of this information through your mobile device settings.
In addition, we may use your PII or non-PII to set-up your account. If you believe that someone has created an unauthorized account depicting you or your likeness, you can request its removal at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Furthermore, you can invite your friends and/or colleagues to join Plot Services by providing us with their contact information, or by allowing us to access your contacts from your computer, mobile device, or third party sites, to select which friends or colleagues you want to invite. If you allow us to access your contacts, we may transmit that information to us to process your invitations.
When using Plot Services you are opting to receive messages/postings/text from Your Other Parties and us. We may track your actions in response to the messages/postings/text you receive from us or through Plot Services, such as whether you deleted, opened, or forwarded such messages/postings/text. If you exchange messages/postings/text with others through Plot Services, we may store them in order to process and deliver them, allow you to manage them, and we may review and disclose them in connection with investigations related to the operation and use of Plot Services. In our sole discretion, we may not deliver messages/postings/text that we believe are objectionable. If you send or receive messages through Plot Services via SMS text message, we may log phone numbers, phone carriers, and the date and time that the messages were processed. Carriers may charge recipients a fee for texts that they receive.
We may also store information that you provide through communications to us, including from phone calls, letters, emails and other electronic messages, or in person. We may contact you, including by phone or email, using the contact information you provide us, make publicly available, or that we have on record for your business.
In addition, we may store information about your use of Plot Services, such as, without limitation, the pages you view.
We also may store information that your computer or mobile device provides to us in connection with your use of Plot Services, such as your browser type, type of computer or mobile device, browser language, IP address, mobile carrier, phone number, unique device identifier, advertising identifier, location (including geolocation, beacon based location, and GPS location), and requested and referring URLs. In addition to other items, these could tell us the pages you visit, the features you use, dates and times, if you navigated from or navigate to another website, the address of that website; and information regarding your internet service provider. Once you log into Plot Services on your device, we may recognize your device to provide you with a personalized experience, independent of your device settings. You may be able to disallow our use of certain location data through your device or browser settings, for example by disabling “Location Services” for the Modio application in iOS privacy settings.
We may also use “cookies” and/or “web beacons” to track and analyze your use of the Web Site. “Cookies” are small data files with a unique identifier that we transfer to your computer’s hard drive or web browser and which collect and store data about your visit to the Web Site, which allows identification when you return to Plot Services. It may be possible to disable some (but not all) Cookies through your device or browser settings, but doing so may affect the functionality of Plot Services for you. The method for disabling Cookies may vary by device and browser, but can usually be found in preferences or security settings.
“Web beacons” are small graphic files with unique identifiers contained in our web site or application that we use to track web site or application usage and traffic. In each case, we may combine such information collected with your PII in our data collection.
In addition, we may collect information about your activities on Plot Services through the use of clear GIFs, local shared objects, Flash cookies, or through other identifiers or technologies, including similar technologies as they may evolve over time.
Additional Uses and Sharing of PII
We also reserve the right to send you certain communications relating to Plot Services, such as service announcements, administrative messages and any newsletters, without offering you the opportunity to opt out of receiving them.
In addition, we may disclose your personal information to persons and entities who provide customer or technical support, but only for such purposes.
Any PII and your Content and/or Your Other Parties’ Content we share with third parties shall be only shared with third-parties who are subject to confidentiality and data restriction agreements at least as restrictive as set forth herein.
We reserve the right to also disclose PII and Content when we determine in good faith that such disclosures are required by law (for example, to comply with a court order), to enforce the TAC or the rules of Plot Services, to protect the safety and security of Plot Services, and/or to protect the safety, security and rights of the public, users of Plot Services, and/or Modio, its affiliates, and its and their owners, directors, officers, employees, representatives, contractors and/or agents.
Security of Information
We endeavor to maintain the security and confidentiality of your PII and Content in accordance with applicable industry standards, including administrative, digital and physical security measures to protect your information and Content from unauthorized access and improper use. That said, no security measures are impenetrable and so-called hackers or other third parties may intercept and misuse your PII and Content, including, without limitation, during transmission of same to and from Plot Services.
Plot Services is intended for general audiences and is not directed to minors (children) under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personal information or Content from minors under the age of 13. If you become aware that a child under the age of 13has provided us with personal information or Content without parental consent, please contact us at email@example.com. If we become aware that a minor under the age of13 has provided us with personal information or Content without parental consent, we take steps to remove such information and Content and terminate the minor’s Account and/or access.
California Residents: Your California Privacy Rights
If you are a California resident, California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits you to request information regarding the disclosure of your personal information by Modio to third parties for the third party’s direct marketing purposes. Pursuant to California Civil Code Section 1798.83 (c)(2), Modio does not share user’ personal information with third parties for those third party direct marketing use, unless a user elects Modio to do so. As a user of Plot Services, you agree that some of your PII and Content may available to others using Plot Services so that, with your permission, other users may contact you and interact and provide comments as to your Content. To make a request regarding California Civil Code 1708.83 or to receive further information regarding what is set forth in this paragraph, please contact us at:
California Privacy Rights
Contact us Regarding Privacy Issues.