Information We Collect
You may visit our Site without providing any information that identifies you personally (“Personally Identifying Information”). However, if you wish to receive communications from us, such as a daily or weekly digest of news or news alerts, you will need to register for the site by providing us with certain Personally Identifying Information. You may also choose to provide us with Personally Identifying Information in any communications you send us. The types of Personally Identifying Information that we may collect about you include: name, age, gender, income level, religious affiliation, marital status, address, corporate alliance, e-mail address, telephone number, fax number, and information about your interests in and use of our products. You are not legally required to provide us with Personally Identifying Information, but if you choose not to do so, you may not be able to use certain aspects of the Site or Services.
We offer you opportunities to engage in public activities on our Site and Services. “Public activities” are any actions you take that are designed to be visible to other users, including comments, recommendations, reviews, ratings or any other items that you submit. Any information you disclose in your public activities, along with your screen name or ID, or any image or photo, becomes public and may be used for online and offline promotional or commercial uses in any and all media. If you choose to engage in public activities, you should be aware that any personal information you submit there can be read, collected, or used by other users of these areas, and could be used to send you unsolicited messages. We are not responsible for the Personally Identifying Information you choose to submit in these areas and we have no responsibility to publish, take down, remove or edit any of your public activities or any of your submissions that are a result of your public activities. By choosing to participate in public activities, you are electing to share and display such public activities via the Site.
Cookies and Web Beacons
You can set up your browser to reject cookies or tell you when a cookie has been sent. However, cookies allow you to take full advantage of Jspace News’ interactive features, and we hope you will leave them turned on.
Jspace News also uses web beacons (also known as action tags or single pixel gifs) to access Jspace News cookies inside and outside our Web pages and in connection with Jspace News products and services. A web beacon is a transparent image placed on a web page that sends a signal when a person visits that page. This enables us to assess the popularity and effectiveness of the material posted on the Jspace News website. We may also use web beacons in connection with emails sent to Jspace News Subscribers, to let us know whether and when the e-mail was opened. No personal information is transmitted through web beacons.
Jspace News and third-party vendors, including Google, use first-party cookies, such as to support Google Analytics as described above, and third-party cookies together to report how your ad impressions, uses of ad services, and interactions with advertising impressions relate to our website. This information is not associated with any personally identifiable information about you, and is used to improve the quality and placement of advertising place on our website. We have implemented remarketing features through Google Analytics that allow for us to advertise online. This allows for third-party vendors, including Google, to show our ads on websites across the Internet. Jspace News and other third-party vendors, including Google, use first-party cookies and third-party cookies (as described below) together to inform, optimize and serve ads based on a user’s past visits to this website.
How We Use Information
We will not share Personally Identifying Information provided to us with third parties without your explicit permission, except as set forth herein or as we believe in good faith is required by law, regulation, subpoena or court order, or to cooperate with any investigation carried out by a law enforcement agency.
We and our affiliates will use Personally Identifying Information for the purpose for which you submitted it to us, such as to respond to your inquiry, to send you information about us and about our products and services, to fulfill a request by you for written materials (such as a daily or weekly digest, email news alerts) or to carry out transactions which you have requested. If you no longer wish to receive a specific digest or alert, you can notify us via the Contact page.
We may use the information you provide to provide you with customized reading recommendations or targeted advertising on our site or our mobile applications. We may use information about your device in order to personalize your experience towards the specific device you are using or to send specific advertising. We may use location information to provide you with information-specific content or advertising.
We may use information about your use of the Site or the Services, including the history of the pages you view, to analyze usage of the Site or Services.
We may choose to make available mobile applications that can deliver content or advertising based on your current location.
We reserve the right to send you emails relating to your account status or specific to your use of the Site and Services. In addition, we may send you emails inviting you to participate in user surveys or asking for feedback, or other information to better understand our customers.
In addition, we may provide you with the opportunity (on an opt-in basis) to receive promotional emails which include content provided by our partners or advertisers which we think may be of interest to you. Such partners and advertisers will not be able to access any of your Personally Identifiable Information. We will not send unsolicited messages to you if indicate that you do not wish to receive such messages. In addition, you may remove yourself from any or all of the electronic newsletters’ mailing lists at any time by following instructions for unsubscribing found at the end of every email.
Other Uses of Your Information
We may disclose personally identifiable information in response to legal process, for example, in response to a court order or a subpoena. In addition, we will fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing us to disclose the identity, behavior or digital content of any user suspected to have engaged in illegal, infringing or offensive behavior on the Site.
We may exchange information with third parties (including but not limited to merchants) for the purposes of fraud protection.
We may transfer our databases containing your Personal Information if we sell our business or part of it, or merge or partner with other companies and businesses.
We or our affiliates may hire other companies to provide services on our behalf. These companies will have access to only the personal information they need in order to provide such services, and will be obligated to maintain the confidentiality of the information and will be prohibited from using it for other purposes.
Our Commitment to Security
We have put in place physical and electronic procedures to safeguard and help prevent unauthorized access, maintain data security, and correctly use the information we collect online. However, no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Identifying Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Although we take appropriate measures to safeguard against unauthorized disclosures of information, we cannot assure you that Personally Identifying Information that we collect will never be disclosed in a manner that is inconsistent with this Policy. Regardless of the precautions taken by you or by us, “perfect security” does not exist on the Internet. We cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, and you transmit such information at your own risk.
Online Links to Other Sites
The Site is intended for use by individuals over the age of 18. We do not knowingly provide children under the age of 13 with access to the Site. If you are under 13, please do not submit any Personally Identifiable Information on our site. Children should always ask a parent or guardian for permission to send any personal information online to anyone.
All updates to this Policy will be posted on this page. You are bound by any revisions or updates. Last update: March 20, 2014.
How to Contact Us
If you have any questions or concerns about this Policy, or to update or change your personal information, please contact us via the Contact page.