1. Information We May Collect
1.1. Information Received Through Your Games AFK Games Account.
When you use or access the Games AFK Games using a third party social networking service(“SNS), such as Facebook or Google +, you allow us to access and/or collect certain information from your SNS profile/ account as permitted by the terms of the SNS Platform and your privacy settings thereon. The information you allow us to access varies depending upon the Games AFK Games you use as well as the terms of the SNS Platform and your privacy settings thereon. For example, Games AFK may access and/or collect some or all of the following information from your SNS profile/account when you use or connect to the Games AFK Games through your SNS account:
• Your first and last name
• Your profile picture or its URL
• Your user ID number, which is linked to publicly available information such as name and profile photo
• The login e-mail you provided to that SNS when you registered
Games AFK may also access and/or collect some or all of the following information from your SNS profile/account when you use or connect to the Games AFK Games through your SNS account:
• Your age or date of birth
• Your gender
• Your physical location and that of your access devices
• Other information about the hardware you may own
• The user ID numbers and other public data of your friends
• Your favorite websites and fan pages.
1.2. Other Information Collected by the Games AFK Games
The Games AFK Games will also record game play information including, without limitation, your high scores or game session duration. Any time you access the Games AFK Games, we may also collect aggregate information, including, without limitation:
• Internet protocol addresses
• Browser type
• Brower language
• Referring/exit pages and URLs
• Platform type
• Number of clicks
• Domain names
• Landing pages
• Pages viewed and the order of those pages
• The amount of time spent on particular pages
• The date and time of any of the activity listed above
Games AFK uses the game play information and aggregate information to better tailor the Games AFK Games to your interests, to provide you more efficient customer support, and to overall enhance the Games AFK Games.
1.3. Information You Provide To Us Directly.
When you use any of the Games AFK Games (including through a SNS) we may collect the following information you provide to us directly.
Customer Support Correspondence When you ask our customer support team for assistance, we may collect and store from you your contact information as well as your payment information regarding the purchase of digital items of Games AFK Games to the extent reasonably necessary to provide customer support.
Telephone Number/ Technical & Usage Information Collected Through Automated Means When you access and/or use the Games AFK Games, we may collect
(a) your telephone number (we collect the telephone number through automated means only if you attempt to create a Game Account and you are an Android phone user; if you are an iOS user, we will not collect your telephone number unless your identity is verified in a reasonable way),
(b) certain technical information about your mobile device, including MAC Address, IP Address and mobile device ID (except for iPhone’s unique identifier, “UDID”); and
(c) usage statistics about your interactions with the Games AFK Games.
Such information and usage data is collected through the use of server log files and/or tracking technologies. We may use “cookies” and other technologies such as pixel tags and web beacons, clear GIFs on certain our services, games, advertising and web pages to analyze your use of our services, games, advertising and web pages, to customize, improve our services, games, advertising and web pages, to measure promotional effectiveness, and to promote trust and safety. E-mails and other electronic communications we send to you may contain code that enables us to track your usage of the communications, including whether the communication was opened and/or what links were followed (if any). You are always free to decline our cookies if your browser, device permits, although doing so may interfere with your use of some of our services, games, advertising and web pages. Please note that certain features of our services, games, advertising and web pages will not be available once cookies are declined.
2. How We Use the Information We Collect
Games AFK may use the information we collect through your use of the Games AFK Games for providing enhanced game services and promotional information regarding Games AFK Games. For example, we may use the information we collect in any of the following ways:
• Creating your Game Account and managing the account information;
• Informing you of (a) products, new products, services, features, promotions, enhancements, and updates regarding the Games AFK Games and (b) updates to the Games AFK Policy;
• Promoting and facilitating your use of the Games AFK Games, including the targeted advertising and affiliate marketing;
• Marketing Games AFK Games to you, including sending you offers, promotion information, newsletters, local or push notifications, e-mail campaigns, and communications regarding new, improved or existing Games AFK Games;
• Providing customer support and responding to user inquiries;
• Fulfilling your request and/or order for Games AFK Games and our obligations under the Games AFK Policy;
• Enabling user-to-user communication and interaction;
• Soliciting your input and feedback to improve user experience;
• Monitoring the technical functioning of the Games AFK Games;
• Developing new and/or improved games, products, services or offerings;
• Analyzing market trends and user traffic;
• Trouble-shooting errors or issues with any of the Games AFK Games; and
• Complying with applicable laws, regulations, or administrative orders.
Also, Games AFK Limited may combine your information in an attempt to provide you with a better user experience, to improve the quality and value of the Games AFK Games and to analyze how the Games AFK Games is used.
3. Sharing of Your Information
We may share your information with certain third parties in the following circumstances:
Third Party Service Providers We may provide your information with third party companies that perform services on our behalf, including, without limitation, data analysis, marketing services, promotional events, e-mail campaigns, hosting services, and customer service or support. Such third party companies may access your personal information, but are required to use it solely as directed by us for performing requested services.
Advertising of Third Party Products/Services We will not actively share personal information with third party advertisers for their direct marketing purposes unless we obtain your consent. We may share (a) aggregated information (information about you and other Games AFK users collectively, but not specifically identifiable to you); (b) anonymous information; and (c) certain technical information (including IP Addresses, MAC Addresses for mobile devices and mobile device IDs) to develop and deliver targeted advertising in the third party advertiser’s website or application. We may also allow advertisers to collect these and similar types of information within the Games AFK Games and they may share it with us and/or use it for advertising. Advertisers may collect this information through the use of a variety of tracking technologies, including without limitation, browser cookies and web beacons. The information collected may be used to offer you targeted ad-selection and delivery in order to personalize your user experience by ensuring that advertisements for products and services you see will appeal to you, a practice known as behavioral advertising, and to undertake web analytics (i.e. to analyze traffic and other end user activity to improve your experience).
Offer Walls Games AFK Games or their purchase pages may display an “offer wall” that may be hosted by a third party offer wall provider. The offer wall allows third party advertisers to provide virtual currency to users in exchange for interacting with an advertisement or for completing a marketing offer that may include signing up for an account with one of those advertisers. These offers are not controlled by or made by Games AFK. These offers may be displayed to you based on certain technical information, such as your geographic area or anonymous demographic information. After clicking on one of these advertisements, you will no longer be on a site hosted by Games AFK. To properly credit user accounts and to prevent fraud, a unique identifier will be shared with the offer wall provider. This identifier is used to ensure proper crediting of your account, prevent fraud or duplicate offers and to resolve any customer service inquiries that may arise.
Safety, Security and Compliance with Law We may disclose your information to certain third parties if we reasonably believe that:
(a) we are required to disclose the information in response to legal process (e.g., a court order, search warrant or subpoena);
(b) we are required to satisfy any applicable laws, regulations, or administrative orders;
(c) there is an emergency that poses a threat to the safety condition of you, another person, or general public; and
(d) such disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the rights or property of Games AFK.
Sale or Merger In the event that Games AFK undergoes a business transition, such as a merger, acquisition by another company, or sale of all or the substantiation portion of its assets, we may transfer all of your information you have provided, including personal information, to the successor organization in such transition if permitted by and done in accordance with any applicable law. If material changes to Games AFK’s privacy practices will occur as a result of the business transition, we will notify you the business transition prior to transferring your personal information.
4. Change/Delete Your Information
To manage the information Games AFK receives about you from an SNS, you should change your privacy settings on the SNS, Games AFK Games setting in accordance with any applicable policy of the games
The Games AFK Games may contain links to other websites. The fact that the Games AFK Games links to a website or presents a banner ad or other type of advertisement does not mean that Games AFK endorses or authorizes that third party, nor is it a representation of our affiliation with that third party. Games AFK is in no way responsible for the privacy policies of these other websites to which you choose to access from the Games AFK Games. It is your responsibility to read the privacy policies of these other websites when exiting the Games AFK Games.
6. Security of Your Information
Games AFK takes commercially reasonable security measures to protect against unauthorized access to, or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of, sensitive data that you share and we collect and store. Despite our efforts to enhance a security level of the Games AFK Games, we cannot guarantee that unauthorized access, hacking, data loss, or other breaches will never occur. We strongly encourage you not to share your account password with any third parties for any reasons. Also please note that email and messaging systems are not considered secure, so we discourage you from sending us personal information through these mediums. If you have questions regarding the security measures of the Games AFK Games, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
7. Our Policy Concerning Children
We do not knowingly collect any personal information from children under the age of 13. Children under the age of 13 should not use the Games AFK Games at any time. If we learn that we have inadvertently gathered personal information from such children, we will take reasonable measures to promptly erase such information from our records.
8. Your California Privacy Rights
California residents have the right to receive (a) information identifying any third party company to whom Games AFK may have disclosed (within the previous calendar year) his/her personal information for that company’s direct marketing purposes; and (b) a description of the categories of personal information disclosed. If you are a California resident and wish to obtain such information, please send a request email to email@example.com.