The type of information we collect depends on how you use the service and interact with us. If we do not need to use for the requested activity (for example, to provide a service that you are requesting or buying, to verify your identity, or to participate in an activity), you can control the personal information we collect from you. We will let you know when we need information.
You provide us with information when you use the Services, such as when you:
Create an account, or register for or use the Services;
Subscribe to newsletters and communications;
Comment on our message boards, forums, chat rooms, feeds, sites, or other Services;
Purchase or redeem one of our products or services, including physical items, virtual items, virtual currency, or add-ons;
Download, install, or access demos, programs, or other software;
Contact us for support or other purposes;
Use our email / share features;
Participate in events, contests, promotions, or surveys; or
Participate in an activity where you can provide, or need to provide, your information.
Pinecone, for example, may collect and keep any or all of the data shared by the third-party application:
Depending on the service or activity, we will collect your name, email address, phone number, photo, postal address / postal code, payment or purchase information, age, gender, hardware configuration, console ID, game software, survey, and other information data, IP address, geographic location and the system you are playing on. We will combine this information on the computer or other device you are using.
We may need to disclose your personal information with others on occasion, such as in the following circumstances.
When we have a legal basis, we will collect, use and process your information in other ways, namely:
Consent: We ask you to consent to the collection or use of your personal information for certain purposes, such as when we want to send you emails about special offers or contests, or if you choose to link your account with a third-party service.
Contract fulfillment: When we need to fulfill and manage a contract with you (such as our terms of service) or act based on your requirements before we sign a contract with you, we will process your personal information, such as completing a transaction with you AND allow you to play our games online.
Legal Requirements: We will process your personal information when required by law.
Legitimate interests: When our or other legitimate interests are necessary and those interests do not go beyond your rights and interests, we will process your personal information. This refers to processing for the purpose of improving our products and services; analyzing and using surveys to better understand our users; conducting direct marketing (when we do not need your consent); supporting us in other ways Business, operations, and services; ensuring the smooth operation, safety and integrity of our services; solve user problems; enforce our terms of service and end-user license agreements; prevent fraud; prevent illegal activity; prevent violations of our EULA and terms of service, codes of conduct or other policies; and prevention of infringement of intellectual property rights.
We shall store personal data for individuals located in the European Union or Switzerland for as long as is necessary to achieve the purpose for which the data was collected, unless otherwise required by law (see " Information We Collect" above).
To prevent accidental loss, use, or unauthorized access, modification, or disclosure of your personal information, we have implemented necessary security measures. In addition, we only give employees, agents, contractors, and other third parties that need to know about their operations access to your personal information. They are only allowed to treat your personal information in accordance with our instructions and are expected to keep it private. We have systems in place to deal with any suspected breach of personal information, and we will notify you and any applicable regulatory authorities if we are required to do so by law.
We will only keep your personal information for as long as it is required to accomplish the purpose for which it was acquired, including any legal, accounting, or reporting obligations. We will consider the amount, nature, and confidentiality of personal information, the potential risk of damage caused by unauthorized use or disclosure of your personal information, and the purpose of our processing of your personal information when determining the appropriate retention period for personal information. And these objectives can be met in a variety of ways, as long as they are in compliance with applicable legal requirements. You have the right to request that we erase your data in certain circumstances (see "Legal rights of EU data subjects"). We may anonymize your personal information for research or statistical purposes in some situations (so that it is no longer associated with you). In this situation, we are free to utilize the data indefinitely. Without any prior notice.
Our services are intended for a broad audience, and we do not intentionally collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen (or over if applicable laws provide other protections). Certain services may be available to audiences of all ages, including children. We may limit the collection of personal information about the service from anyone for these services, apply age restrictions that allow children to use the service, limit the collection of personal information about the service from children, or obtain parental permission to collect personal information from children for these services. If we discover that a child has supplied personal information without parental consent, we will remove that information promptly. When using the Internet, parents should educate their children not to give their true names, addresses, or phone numbers without permission.