Throng respects the privacy of our users. We strive to provide a safe, secure user experience. This Privacy Statement sets forth the online data collection and usage policies and practices that apply to the Throng app. By using the Throng app, you consent to the policies and practices described in this Statement.
Your data will be stored and processed in whole or in part in the United States. If you access Throng outside the United States, your usage constitutes consent to the transfer of your data out of your country and to the United States.
Our app contain links to other Web sites over which we have no control. Throng is not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of other Web sites to which you choose to link from a Throng app. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of those other Web sites so you can understand how they collect, use and share your information. This Privacy Statement applies solely to the information we collect on Throng, and does not apply to information we collect in any other fashion.
In some areas of our Web sites, Throng requests or may request that you provide personal information, including your name, address, e-mail address, telephone number, credit card number, social security number, contact information, billing information and any other information from which your identity is discernible. In other areas, Throng collects or may collect demographic information that is not unique to you such as your ZIP code, age, preferences, gender, interests and favorites. Sometimes we collect or may collect a combination of the two types of information.
We also gather or may gather certain information about your use of our site, such as what areas you visit and what services you access. Moreover, there is information about your computer hardware and software that is or may be collected by Throng. This information can include without limitation your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses.
Throng may sometimes afford you the opportunity to provide descriptive, cultural, behavioral, preferential and/or life style information about yourself, but it is solely up to you whether you furnish such information. If you do provide such information, you are thereby consenting to the use of that information in accordance with the policies and practices described in this Statement. For example, such information may be used for the purpose of determining your potential interest in receiving email or other communications about particular products or services.
Please remember that if you post any of your personal information via the Throng app, such information may be collected and used by others over whom Throng has no control. We are not responsible for the use made by third parties of information you post or otherwise make available via the Throng app or in online conversations with other individuals.
We only retain the most recent information we gather from you.
We use the information we gather via the Throng app, whether personal, demographic, collective or technical, for the purpose of operating and improving the Throng app, fostering a positive user experience, and delivering the products and services that we offer.
We may also use the information we gather to inform you of other products or services available from Throng or to contact you about your opinion of current products and services or potential new products and services that may be offered.
We may use your contact information in order to send you e-mail or other communications regarding updates at the Throng site, such as new Throng opportunities and additional listings which may be of interest to you. The nature and frequency of these messages will vary depending upon the information we have about you.
We do not disclose to third parties your personal information, combined personal and demographic information or information about you or your use of a Throng Web site (such as the areas you visit or the services you access), except as set forth in the following four subparagraphs.
1. We may disclose such information to third parties if you consent to such disclosure. For example, if you indicate that you would like to receive information about the products or services of third parties at the time you install the Throng app, we may supply your contact information to third parties such as employers, recruiters, data aggregators, marketers or others for the purpose of sending you e-mail or otherwise communicating with you. We may use data we have about you (such as the interests and preferences you have expressed) to determine whether you might be interested in the products or services of a particular third-party
2. We may disclose such information to companies and individuals we employ to perform functions on our behalf. Examples may include hosting our Web servers, analyzing data, providing marketing assistance, processing credit card payments, and providing customer service. These companies and individuals will have access to your personal information as necessary to perform their functions, but they may not share that information with any other third party.
3. We may disclose such information if legally required to do so, if requested to do so by a governmental entity or if we believe in good faith that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to legal requirements or comply with legal process; (b) protect the rights or property of Throng or its affiliated companies; (c) prevent a crime or protect national security; or (d) protect the personal safety of users or the public.
4. We may disclose and transfer such information to a third party who acquires all or a substantial portion of Throng's business, whether such acquisition is by way of merger, consolidation or purchase of all or a substantial portion of our assets. In addition, in the event Throng becomes the subject of a bankruptcy proceeding, whether voluntary or involuntary, Throng or its trustee in bankruptcy may sell, license or otherwise dispose of such information in a transaction approved by the bankruptcy court.
Throng may also share aggregated anonymous information about visitors to each of its Web sites (for example, the number of visitors to a particular Throng page) with its clients, partners and other third parties so that they may understand the kinds of visitors to Throng's site and how those visitors use the site.
Throng has implemented reasonable technical and organizational measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration or disclosure. However, we cannot guarantee that unauthorized third parties will never be able to defeat those measures or use your personal information for improper purposes.
When you place an order online at Throng, your credit card information is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer ("SSL") protocol. SSL makes it difficult for your credit card information to be intercepted or stolen while being transmitted
Throng is not intended for children under 13 years of age. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13.
If we decide to change our Privacy Statement for Throng, we will post those changes here so that you will always know what information we gather, how we might use that information, and to whom we will disclose it. If at any time, you have questions or concerns about Throng's Privacy Statement, please feel free to email us at privacy@Throng.com .
Throng is a name under which NimbleCat, Inc., a California corporation with its principal place of business at 45987 Paseo Padre Parkway, Suite 7, Fremont, California, does business. (NimbleCat, Inc. is the legal entity which determines the purposes and means of processing the information gathered by the Throng app. The information we gather may be shared within NimbleCat, Inc. and its affiliated companies.
We welcome your comments concerning this Privacy Statement. If you believe that we have not adhered to this Statement, please contact us by e-mailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.
Thank you for using Throng!