Applause.com has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy. The following discloses the information gathering and dissemination practices for this Web site: Applause.com.
For each visitor to Applause.com web site, our web server automatically recognizes only the consumer's domain name, but not the e-mail address. Applause.com collects only the domain name, but not the e-mail address of visitors to our web site, aggregate information on what pages consumers access or visit, information volunteered by the consumer, such as survey information and/or site registrations. The information we collect is used to improve the content of our web site, used to notify consumers about updates to our web site, not shared with other organizations for commercial purposes.
When you participate on the Applause.com web site, we request certain information. Applause.com does not share any of your personally identifiable or transactional information with any person or entity. No other third party receives your personally identifiable information or other transactional data except for those with whom you have transactions.
If you supply Applause.com with your postal address on-line you will only receive the information for which you provided us your address. Users who supply us with their telephone numbers on-line will only receive telephone contact from us with information regarding orders they have placed on-line.
Personally Identifiable Information-When visiting Applause.com's or any Client's Web site and signing up for or using Applause.com services through any Service Page, you may choose to supply Applause.com with information that identifies users personally. For Testers, this information may include name and contact information, gender, birth date, occupation and industry, shipping and billing information, behavior patterns, purchase history, and other information.
From time to time, Applause.com may use customer information for new, innovative and unanticipated uses not previously disclosed or described in our privacy notice. If our information practices change at some time in the future we will post the policy changes to the Applause.com web site to notify you of these changes and provide you with the ability to opt out of these new uses or changes. If you are concerned about how your information is used, you should check back at our web site periodically.
Companies may prevent their information from being used for purposes other than those for which it was originally collected by contacting us here to request this. Upon request we provide site visitors with access to all information [including proprietary information] that we maintain about them.
Aggregate Information--Applause.com collects non-identifying, general, generic and aggregate information to better design our Web site and services, and shares the aggregate data with advertisers and other third parties. With respect to security: Applause.com uses PayPal, which utilizes industry-standard encryption technologies when transferring and receiving Company and transaction data exchanged with our site.
Unless otherwise indicated, the information contained in this site including all images, illustrations, icons, designs and written and other materials that appear on the site are copyrights, trademarks, trade dress or other intellectual property owned, controlled, or licensed by Applause or its affiliates or are the property of their respective owners and are protected by U.S. and international copyright laws and conventions.
Accessing the Applause.com web site does not authorize Users to use any name, logo, trademark or service mark in any manner. Permission is granted to display, download and print in hard copy format other resources of the site solely for the purposes of using the site as an internal or personal business resource. None of the resources may be copied, reproduced, distributed, republished, downloaded, displayed, posted electronically or mechanically, transmitted, recorded, in any manner mirrored, photocopied or reproduced without the prior written permission of Applause.com or the applicable owner.