Pikted also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on Pikted. Pikted only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of Pikted.
Certain visitors to Pikted choose to interact with Pikted in ways that require Pikted to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Pikted gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for Pikted to provide a username and email address. Pikted collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction. Pikted 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.
Pikted may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. For instance, Pikted may monitor the most popular posts on the Pikted.com site or use spam screened by the Akismet service to help identify spam. Pikted may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Pikted does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Pikted discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that need to know that information in order to process it on Pikted’s behalf or to provide services available at Pikted.com, and 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 Pikted.com, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Pikted will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Pikted discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Pikted believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Pikted, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of Pikted.com and have supplied your email address, Pikted 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 Pikted.com or other products of Adam Háyek. We primarily use our various product blogs to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Pikted takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Pikted, or substantially all of its assets were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Pikted.com goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Pikted may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.