|Effective as of June 14, 2006:
Singin.com is an online service that allows our users to set up unique personal profiles that can be connected together through networks of friends, fans and musicians. Singin.com members can view each others' profiles, communicate with old friends and meet new friends on the service; share images, post comments, and best of all listen to users’ original music. We request and display some personal information to other registered users and visitors, which allows our users to identify each other and expand their online community. Singin.com users can change their profile information at any time and can control how other users view the profiles through options such as: open to public, friends only, and private.
Information Use and Collection
Singin.com collects user submitted information such as name, email address, and age to authenticate users and to send notifications to those users relating to the Singin.com service. For purchases we protect your address and other important financial information. We will never sell any address or financial information to anybody.
We will not give your personal information to other companies so they can call you or send bulk mail and e-mail to you. You can feel safe giving us your information.
Singin.com also logs non-personally-identifiable information including IP address, profile information, aggregate user data, and browser type, from users and visitors to the site. This data is used to manage the website, track usage and improve the website services. This non-personally-identifiable information may be shared with third-parties to provide more relevant services and advertisements to members. User IP addresses are recorded for security and monitoring purposes
User Profile information including users' pictures, original songs and screen names are displayed to people in order to facilitate user interaction in the Singin.com social networking community. Email addresses are used for the purposes of inviting new friends to join Singin.com, to add users to users' friends' networks, and to send notifications related to the service. With the exception of inviting friends, adding friends, and notifications, a user's email address is not shared or displayed to people within a user's personal network Users within a personal network communicate on Singin.com with each other through the Singin.com service, without disclosing their email addresses. Users' full names are never directly revealed to other members. To facilitate searching and finding friends and acquaintances on the service, Singin.com allows users to search for other members using email address, zip codes, age, and gender. We may also use a user's email address to send updates, a newsletter or news regarding the service. Users may choose not to receive email of this type by changing their "notification" setting to "Do not send me notification emails" in the user "Account Settings"
From time to time, Singin.com or a partner may sponsor a promotion, sweepstake or contest on Singin.com. Users may be asked to provide personal information including name, email address or home address or to answer questions in order to participate. We may transfer personal information to certain ad partners that you have explicitly requested to receive information from. It will be clear at the point of collection who is collecting the personal information and whose privacy statement will apply.
Invitations and Other Communications to Non-Members
Singin.com members can invite friends to join the service by sending invitation emails via our automated invitation system. Singin.com stores the email addresses that members provide so that the respondents may be added to the friend's list of the member sending the invitations, and also to send reminders of the invitations Singin.com does not sell these email addresses or use them to send any other communication besides invitations, invitation reminders (up to three (3) per email address). Recipients of invitations from Singin.com may contact Singin.com to request the removal of their information from our database.
You may prevent Singin.com email invitations and other messages from being sent to any email address you control by sending a single email with the subject "Privacy: Block Emails" to firstname.lastname@example.org Please note that the email must come from the account you wish to block.
Please remember that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information.
Correcting/Updating or Removing Information
Singin.com users may modify or remove any of their personal information at any time by logging into their account and accessing features such as Edit Profile and Account Info.
Users who no longer wish to receive updates or notifications may choose not to by selecting 'Do not send me notification emails' in the user profile 'Account Settings'.
3rd Party Advertising
Singin.com user accounts are secured by member-created passwords Singin.com takes precautions to insure that user account information is kept private. We use reasonable measures to protect member information that is stored within our database, and we restrict access to member information to those employees who need access to perform their job functions, such as our customer service personnel and technical staff. Please note that we cannot guarantee the security of user account information. Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors may compromise the security of member information at any time For any additional information about the security measures we use on Singin.com , please contact us a email@example.com
Sharing and Disclosure of Information Singin.com Collects
Except as otherwise described in this privacy statement, Singin.com will not disclose personal information to any third party unless we believe that disclosure is necessary:
(1) To conform to legal requirements or to respond to a subpoena, search warrant or other legal process received by Singin.com , whether or not a response is required by applicable law;
(3) To protect the safety of members of the public and users of the service. Singin.com reserves the right to transfer personal information to a successor in interest that acquires rights to that information as a result of the sale of Singin.com or substantially all of its assets to that successor in interest.
Privacy of Children
None of the Singin, Inc. sites are directed to children under the age of 14. We operate our network of sites in compliance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998, and do not permit registration by, and will not knowingly collect or use personally identifiable information from, anyone under 14 years of age. This requirement is clearly posted during the registration process.
Contacting the Web Site
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your business with this Web site, please contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.