Effective Date: October 1, 2014
Like most Website operators, DG2FreeMaps collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. DG2FreeMaps purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how DG2FreeMaps visitors use its Website. From time to time, DG2FreeMaps may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its Website.
DG2FreeMaps also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on DG2FreeMaps blogs/sites. DG2FreeMaps only discloses logged in user and commenters IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenters IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.
You will provide DG2FreeMaps information about yourself, your valid email address for possible inclusion into a newsletters and/or for sending Website related news. You will also provide DG2FreeMaps with a username and password to allow you to enter and use this Website. DG2FreeMaps may also collect the IP address both when you register and when you log into our Website.
If you choose to correspond with the Admin Team through email, DG2FreeMaps may retain the content of your email messages together with your email address and the Admin Team's responses.
Website Use Information
Similar to other websites, DG2FreeMaps Website utilizes a standard technology called "cookies" (see explanation below, "What Are Cookies?") and Web server logs to collect information about how DG2FreeMaps Website is used. Information gathered through cookies and Web server logs may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at our Website, and the websites visited just before and just after our Website. DG2FreeMaps, our advertisers and ad serving companies may also use small pieces of code called "web beacons" or "clear gif" to determine which advertisements and promotions users have seen and how users responded to them.
How Does DG2FreeMaps Use the Information That You Provide?
Broadly speaking, DG2FreeMaps use personal information for purposes of administering and expanding this websites activities, providing user support and making available future products and services to DG2FreeMaps users and prospective users. Occasionally, the Admin Team may also use the information collected to notify you about important changes to our Website, new services and special offers we think you will find valuable. You can remove yourself from the mailing list by using the supplied link at the bottom of the email you received.
What Are Cookies?
A cookie is a very small text document, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier. When you visit a Website, that site’s computer asks your computer for permission to store this file in a part of your hard drive specifically designated for cookies. Each Website can send its own cookie to your browser if your browser’s preferences allow it, but (to protect your privacy) your browser only permits a Website to access the cookies it has already sent to you, not the cookies sent to you by other sites.
How Does DG2FreeMaps Use Information Collected from Cookies?
Sharing Information with Third Parties
the Admin Team may enter into alliances, partnerships or other business arrangements with third parties who may be given access to personal information including your name, address, telephone number and email for the purpose of providing you information regarding products and services that the Admin Team think will be of interest to you. In connection with alliances, partnerships or arrangements, the Admin Team may also provide certain information to third parties if the Admin Team have determined that the information will be used in a responsible manner by a responsible third party. For example, some of our partners operate stores or provide services on our site, while others power offerings developed by us for your use. the Admin Team also use third parties to facilitate our business, including, but not limited to, sending email and processing credit card payments. In connection with these offerings and business operations, our partners and other third parties may have access to your personal information for use in connection with business activities. the Admin Team may also transfer such information in the course of divestitures, mergers, or any dissolution.
How Does DG2FreeMaps Secure Information Transmissions?
Email is not recognized as a secure medium of communication. For this reason, the Admin Team request that you do not send private information to us by email. Some of the information you may enter on our Website may be transmitted securely via Secure Sockets Layer SSL, 128 bit encryption services. Pages utilizing this technology will have URLs that start with HTTPS instead of HTTP.
How Can You Access and Correct Your Information?
You can make all necessary updates to your account information once you have successfully logged in click on your profile name, then edit, and update any out of date information.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to DG2FreeMaps websites choose to interact with DG2FreeMaps in ways that require DG2FreeMaps to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that DG2FreeMaps gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, the Admin Team ask visitors who sign up at DG2FreeMaps to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with DG2FreeMaps are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, DG2FreeMaps collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with DG2FreeMaps. DG2FreeMaps does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Website-related activities.
DG2FreeMaps may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. DG2FreeMaps may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, DG2FreeMaps does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
DG2FreeMaps discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to the Admin Team, and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on DG2FreeMaps behalf or to provide services available at DG2FreeMaps websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using DG2FreeMaps websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. DG2FreeMaps will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to the Admin Team, and affiliated organizations, as described above, DG2FreeMaps discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when DG2FreeMaps believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of DG2FreeMaps, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an DG2FreeMaps Website and have supplied your email address, DG2FreeMaps may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what's going on with DG2FreeMaps and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), the Admin Team reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. DG2FreeMaps takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
What About Other Websites Linked to Our Website?
the Admin Team is not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our Website nor the information or content contained therein. Often links to other websites are provided solely as pointers to information on topics that may be useful to the users of our Website.