THE TINY DIGITAL FACTORY DOES NOT KNOWINGLY COLLECT INFORMATION FROM CHILDREN UNDER 13. IF YOU ARE UNDER 13, PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT ANY PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION TO THE TINY DIGITAL FACTORY.
THE TINY DIGITAL FACTORY collects both personal and non-personal consumer information. Personal information collected by THE TINY DIGITAL FACTORY is discussed below in this section. Non-personal information is discussed below in Section 3.
A. Personal Information collected by THE TINY DIGITAL FACTORY
Personal information is information that identifies you and that may be used to contact you online or off-line. THE TINY DIGITAL FACTORY may collect personal information during registration and/or use of our Games, Apps and Services.
THE TINY DIGITAL FACTORY also may maintain log files which contain IP addresses. An IP address is a numeric address that may be assigned to your computer by your Internet Service Provider. In general, we use log files to monitor activity in our Games and Apps and to troubleshoot technical problems. In the event of user abuse of our Games, Apps or Services, however, we may block certain IP addresses. If available, IP addresses and device IDs may be used to personally identify you in order to enforce our Terms of Service.
B. Personal information provided to THE TINY DIGITAL FACTORY by Third Parties
We may also receive other personal information from third parties in connection with the operation and distribution of our Games, Apps and Services as well as market and demographic studies that we use to supplement personal information provided directly by you. As with all other information, we use this data only for purposes consistent with this policy.
Non-personal information, alone, cannot be used to identify or contact you. THE TINY DIGITAL FACTORY collects non-personal information about your use of our Games, Apps and Services.
A. What types of non-personal information does THE TINY DIGITAL FACTORY Collect?
When you use THE TINY DIGITAL FACTORY Games, Apps and Services, we may collect certain non-personal demographic information including gender, zip code, information about your computer, hardware, software, platform, media or mobile device. We also collect other non-personal information such as feature usage, game play behaviors. scores, user rankings as well as other data that you may provide in surveys, via your account preferences and online profiles or through purchases, for instance. We may also receive either non-personal or public information from third parties in connection with market and demographic studies that we use to supplement personal information provided directly by you.
B. How does THE TINY DIGITAL FACTORY collect non-personal information?
2. Analytic metrics tools and other technologies
We use Bidstack as an in-game advertising partner.
Bidstack Terms of Service: https://www.bidstack.com/terms-of-service/
A. How THE TINY DIGITAL FACTORY uses your information
THE TINY DIGITAL FACTORY uses your information to operate THE TINY DIGITAL FACTORY’ Games, Apps and Services, fulfill your specific requests, and to send you profile and account-related information. In addition, if you choose to receive communications from us about THE TINY DIGITAL FACTORY products and news, the personal information you provide will allow us to send you messages about things including new features, enhancements, contests and events of interest. You may also later opt out of this service from THE TINY DIGITAL FACTORY.
B. Will THE TINY DIGITAL FACTORY share my information with third parties?
THE TINY DIGITAL FACTORY will never share your personal information with third parties without your consent. We may, however, share non-personal data in the aggregate (in a form that does not personally identify you) with third parties. You may also opt in to allow THE TINY DIGITAL FACTORY to share your personal information with companies and organizations that provide products or services that we believe may be of interest to you.
From time to time, THE TINY DIGITAL FACTORY may employ third party contractors to collect personal information on our behalf to provide email delivery, product, or promotional fulfillment, contest administration, credit card processing, shipping or other services on our sites. When requesting these services, you may be asked to supply your name, mailing address, telephone number and email address to our contractors. We ask some third party contractors, such as credit agencies or market research firms, to supplement personal information that you provide to us for our own marketing and demographic studies, so that we can consistently improve our sites and to better meet our visitors’ needs and preferences.
When our third party contractors collect and/or have access to the personal information you provide to THE TINY DIGITAL FACTORY, THE TINY DIGITAL FACTORY requires that they adhere to our stated privacy policies and protect the confidentiality of personal information they collect or have access to in the course of their engagement by THE TINY DIGITAL FACTORY. These third parties are prohibited from using your personal information for any other purpose without your specific consent.
We may also disclose personal information to law enforcement, or the appropriate civil authorities to enforce legal rights and comply with the law, or to comply with an order from a government entity or other competent authority, or when we have reason to believe that a disclosure is necessary to address potential or actual injury or interference with our rights, property, operations, users or others who may be harmed or may suffer loss or damage, or when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, combat fraud and/or comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on THE TINY DIGITAL FACTORY
THE TINY DIGITAL FACTORY utilizes data storage facilities located in the United States, Canada, France, Ireland and England.
The security of your personal information is important to us. We follow generally accepted industry standards, including the guidelines developed by the Online Privacy Alliance and the US Federal Trade Commission to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and in storage. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially reasonable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. If you have any questions about security on our website, please contact us at email@example.com.
You can correct, update or delete your account information at any time, depending on the Game, App or Service by logging on our site, navigating to the Games and Apps account settings or by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org. We will be happy to review, update or remove information as appropriate. We may still retain your information in our files however, to resolve disputes, enforce our user agreement, and due to technical and legal requirements and constraints related to the security, integrity and operation of Games, Apps and Services.
You may choose to disclose information about yourself in the course of contributing content to THE TINY DIGITAL FACTORY sites or in public online chat rooms, blogs, message boards, user “profiles” for public view or in similar forums on our sites. Information that you disclose in any of these forums is public information, and there is no expectation of privacy or confidentiality there.
You should be aware that any personally identifiable information you submit in the course of these public activities can be read, collected, or used by other users of these forums, and could be used to send you unsolicited messages. We are not responsible for the personally identifiable information you choose to submit in these forums.
If you post a video, image or photo on one of our sites for public view you should be aware that these may be viewed, collected, copied and/or used by other users without your consent. We are not responsible for the videos, images or photos that you choose to submit to THE TINY DIGITAL FACTORY’ site.
It is important to us that where we collect, use or disclose your personal information we have your consent to do so. Depending on the sensitivity of the personal information, your consent may be implied, deemed (using an opt-out mechanism) or express. Express consent can be given orally, electronically or in writing. Implied consent is consent that can reasonably be inferred from your action or inaction.
You may change or withdraw your consent at any time, subject to legal or contractual restrictions and reasonable notice, by contacting us at email@example.com. In some circumstances, a change in or withdrawal of consent may severely limit our ability to provide services to, or acquire products or services from, you. All communications with respect to such withdrawal or variation of consent should be in writing and addressed to your consultant or our Officer.
Stephane has 30+ years of AAA and Mobile game development expertise. Founder of Eden Games and The Tiny Digital Factory, Stephane is the creative mind behind hugely successful AAA and Mobile racing franchises such as V-Rally, Test Drive Unlimited, F1 Mobile racing and GT Manager.