A Piece of Life, Inc. ("A Piece of Life") operates apieceoflife.tk and may operate other websites. It is A Piece of Life's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, A Piece of Life collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. A Piece of Life's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how A Piece of Life's visitors use its website. From time to time, A Piece of Life may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
A Piece of Life also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on apieceoflife.tk blogs/sites. A Piece of Life 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 and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to A Piece of Life's websites choose to interact with A Piece of Life in ways that require A Piece of Life to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that A Piece of Life gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at apieceoflife.tk to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with A Piece of Life are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, A Piece of Life collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with A Piece of Life. A Piece of Life 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.
A Piece of Life may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. A Piece of Life may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, A Piece of Life does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
A Piece of Life discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on A Piece of Life's behalf or to provide services available at A Piece of Life's websites, and (ii) 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 A Piece of Life's websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. A Piece of Life 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, A Piece of Life discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when A Piece of Life believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of A Piece of Life, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an A Piece of Life website and have supplied your email address, A Piece of Life 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 A Piece of Life and our products. If you send us a request (for example via 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. A Piece of Life takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If A Piece of Life, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that A Piece of Life 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 A Piece of Life may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.