Privacy Policy

 

 

 

Smartanda was started in January 2010 and our mission was to unite people by sharing each and every bits of their life to make their world more closely connected.Smartanda help you to hatch more andas by socializing with other people.Our aim was to become one of the best social net working site by connecting millions of people everyday to share their favourite photos, videos blogs links and learn more about the people they meet.

 

 

 

Privacy Policy...

 

The use of the smartanda website(s) and/or Smartanda software and any Smartanda services and products (collectively, the "Website") provided by Smartanda. ("Smartanda") are subject to the provisions of this Privacy Policy, including any amendments or updates hereto. This Privacy Policy is incorporated into and is subject to the Smartanda Terms & Conditions. If you do not agree to this Privacy Policy, please do not use the Website.

 

General

 

Smartanda takes your privacy seriously. We gather certain types of information about our users and we want to help you understand the terms related to the collection and use of the information which we collect. This Privacy Policy discloses the types of information we gather, how we use it, and what choices you have regarding the collection of such information. BY USING, ACCESSING OR DOWNLOADING THE WEBSITE), YOU AGREE TO THE COLLECTION AND USE OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION (AS HEREUNDER DESCRIBED), ALL IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SET HEREUNDER. Smartanda reserves the right to amend this Privacy Policy at any time and without notice, and it is your responsibility to review this Privacy Policy for any changes. Your use of the Website following any amendment of this Privacy Policy will signify your assent to and acceptance of its revised terms. If you are under the age of 13, you are not eligible to use the Website, and we ask you not to submit any personal information to us. Please note that any video, image, or other content posted at the direction of users onto the Smartanda website becomes published content and is not considered personally identifiable information subject to this Privacy Policy. Collection of Information Personal Information. Use of certain features of the Website may require submission of certain personal information, including your first and last name, email address, a nickname (or other user ID) and a password. Non personally identifiable Information. Smartanda may also collect or receive additional non-personally identifiable usage information specifically related to the use of a particular feature or offering on the Website, and responses to the offerings and advertisements presented on the Website. Smartanda may also collect or receive (in some cases as part of the internet communication protocol) certain non-personally identifiable technical information, when the Website and pages are visited or when a Smartanda client 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 smartanda, to personalize the content and advertisements provided to you; to fulfill your requests for products, programs, and services; to communicate with you and respond to your inquiries; to conduct research about your use of the Website; and to help offer you other products, programs, or services that may be of interest. Please note that Smartanda may use your personally identifiable information to present offers to you on behalf of business partners and advertisers. However, while Smartanda's business partners and advertisers may receive aggregate data about Smartanda users, any personally identifiable information of yours will not be shared with third parties unless you have consented to the sharing of this information. Notwithstanding the foregoing, your information may be accessed and disclosed if and as required by legal procedures, as determined by Smartanda in good faith. Furthermore, Smartanda may transfer personally identifiable information in the event of a transfer of ownership of Smartanda or any of its websites or products, in which case the information could become subject to a different privacy policy.

 

Cookies

 

Smartanda may use cookies or similar technologies to enhance and personalize your experience of the Website, including to operate and improve offerings through the Website; to help authenticate your identity when you visit and transact with the Website; to remember your preferences and registration information; to present and help measure and research the effectiveness of the various offerings, advertisements, and e-mail communications (by determining which e-mails you open and act upon); and to customize the content and advertisements provided to you. Google, as a third-party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on your site. Google's use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to your users based on their visit to your sites and other sites on the Internet. Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy. Smartanda use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and would like to know your options in relation to·not having this information used by these companies,Please visit their websites. Smartanda does not require that you accept cookies, and you may disable cookies at any time. However, some functionality of our Website may be impaired if you decline to accept cookies.

 

Third Party Ad Servers

 

Smartanda or its advertisers may use other companies known as third party ad servers to help present advertisements online in connection with the Website. These third party ad servers may use cookies or similar technologies to help present such advertisements, and to help measure and research the advertisements' effectiveness. The use of these technologies by these third party ad servers is subject to their own privacy policies, not Smartanda's.

 

Security

 

Smartanda has implemented security policies, rules and technical measures to protect and safeguard the personally identifiable information under our control from unauthorized access, improper use or disclosure, unauthorized modification, unlawful destruction or accidental loss. All our personnel that have access to, and are associated with the processing of your personally identifiable information, are obligated to respect the confidentiality of the information. Smartanda's Privacy Policy is to share personal information only with the owner's informed consent. With your consent, from time-to-time, Smartanda may provide its business partners with contact details for direct marketing purposes of relevant services, products, and programs. If you no longer wish your information to be shared, please let us know. If you have further inquires regarding Smartanda's information sharing practices, please let us know.

 

Special Note for Parents

 

Protecting the privacy of young children is especially important. For that reason, Smartanda does not knowingly collect or maintain personally identifiable information on the Website from persons under 13 years of age, and no part of our Website is directed to persons under 13. If you are under 13 years of age, then please do not use or access the Website at any time or in any manner. If Smartanda learns that personally identifiable information of persons under 13 years of age has been collected on the Website without verified parental consent, then Smartanda will take the appropriate steps to delete this information.

 

Modification and Deletion of Personally Identifiable Information

 

Deletion (Opt-Out). In order to delete the personally identifiable information you submitted, notify us at support@smartanda.com 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 Website or application interface. If you need help, please contact us at support@smartanda.com Please note that deletion of your personally identifiable information from Smartanda's database will not prevent Smartanda from using gathered anonymous information. Third Parties' Practices. This Privacy Policy does not cover the information practices exercised by other providers of products or services, advertisers or other web sites, or companies/people that Smartanda does not own or control, or does not employ or manage. See also, "Third Party Ad Servers." Last updated: February 2010.

 

Copyright

 

Smartanda respects the intellectual property rights of others, and requests you to do the same. Smartanda does not permit copyright infringing activities and infringement of intellectual property rights on its Website or related services, and Smartanda will remove all Content if properly notified that such Content infringes another's intellectual property rights. Smartanda reserves the right to remove Content without prior notice. Smartanda will also terminate a User’s account if the User is determined to be a repeat infringer of copyright. Smartanda may remove such Content and/or terminate a User's account due to a violation of these Terms & Conditions at any time, without prior notice and at its sole discretion. If you believe that your Content has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide the following information: User's access for uploading such Content in violation of these Terms & Conditions at any time, without prior notice and at its sole discretion. * (i) A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed. * (ii) Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site. * (iii) Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to locate the material. Providing URLs in an email enables us to most efficiently locate and remove the infringing material. * (iv) Information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted. * (v) A statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law. * (vi) A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed

 

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Please also note that under Copyright Act any person who knowingly materially misrepresents that material or activity is infringing may be subject to liability.