1. Unsubscribe Procedures.
1.1 If you wish to discontinue receiving email messages from Playphone Social Gaming Network, you have several options:
1.1 To unsubscribe via email, send a request which includes your 10-digit mobile device number .
1.2. Unsubscribe from a particular SMS messaging campaign. To unsubscribe from a particular SMS messaging campaign on a cell phone, send "STOP", "END", or "QUIT" to the SMS message received by the individual. In addition, other methods to unsubscribe may be set forth on the website at which the individual signed up for the SMS messaging campaign. For more information about protecting your privacy, you may wish to visit: http://ftc.gov. If you have questions about this policy, please contact us at
2. Collection of Information.
2.1 Survey Information. Playphone Social Gaming Network collects information from individuals by various methods, including, but not limited to, when an individual voluntarily completes an Playphone Social Gaming Network survey, order form, or a registration page either online or offline, or by means of online or offline surveys, order forms, or registration pages operated by third parties (collectively, a "Survey"). (As used herein, "online" means using the Internet, including the Website, and related technologies, and "offline" means by methods other than online, including in person, in the postal mail, using telephones and cell phones, and other similar means.) In the Surveys, Playphone Social Gaming Network or a third party (a "Third Party") may ask an individual to provide various information to Playphone Social Gaming Network, which may include his or her name, email address, street address, zip code, telephone numbers (including cell phone numbers and carriers), SMS messaging details (e.g. date, time and content of the SMS message), birth date, gender, salary range, education and marital status, occupation, social security number, employment information, personal and online interests, and such other information as may be requested from time to time (together, "Survey Information"). Playphone Social Gaming Network may also collect information concerning an individual from another source and use that information in combination with information provided from this Web Site. Completing the Surveys is completely voluntary, and individuals are under no obligation to provide Survey Information to Playphone Social Gaming Network or Third Party, but an individual may receive incentives from Playphone Social Gaming Network or a Third Party in exchange for providing Survey Information to Playphone Social Gaming Network.
2.2 Third Party List Information. Playphone Social Gaming Network collects information from individuals when an individual provides information to a Third Party and Playphone Social Gaming Network subsequently purchases, licenses, or otherwise acquires the information from the Third Party (the "Seller"). Such purchased information may include, but is not limited to, an individual's name, email address, street address, zip code, telephone numbers (including cell phone numbers and carriers), SMS messaging details (e.g. date, time and content of the SMS message), birth date, gender, salary range, education and marital status, occupation, industry of employment, personal and online interests, and such other information as the individual may have provided to the Seller (together, "Third Party List Information"). When acquiring Third Party List Information, Playphone Social Gaming Network seeks assurances from the Seller that the Seller has a right to transfer the Third Party List Information to Playphone Social Gaming Network and that the Seller has a right to provide offers from advertisers to the individuals whose personal information is included on the Seller's list.
2.3 Other Information. Other occasions when Playphone Social Gaming Network obtains information from individuals include (1) when an individual is making a claim for a prize or seeking to redeem an incentive offered by Playphone Social Gaming Network or by a Third Party, (2) when an individual requests assistance through Playphone Social Gaming Network's customer service department, and (3) when an individual voluntarily subscribes to a Playphone Social Gaming Network service or newsletter (together, "Other Information").
2.5 Outside Information. Playphone Social Gaming Network may receive information about individuals from Third Parties or from other sources of information outside of Playphone Social Gaming Network including information located in public databases ("Outside Information").
2.6 Individual Information. As used herein, Individual Information means Survey Information, Third Party List Information, Other Information, Technology Information, and Outside Information, and any other information Playphone Social Gaming Network gathers or receives about individuals such as usage data, file transfer and viewing data.
2.7 No Information Collected from Children. Playphone Social Gaming Network will never knowingly collect any personal information about children under the age of 13. If Playphone Social Gaming Network obtains actual knowledge that it has collected personal information about a child under the age of 13, that information will be immediately deleted from our database. Because it does not collect such information, Playphone Social Gaming Network has no such information to use or to disclose to Third Parties. Playphone Social Gaming Network has designed this policy in order to comply with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act ("COPPA").
2.8 Log File Information. When users log-in to access their account, our servers may automatically record and archive certain information that web-browsers send whenever visiting a Website. These server logs may include information vital to validating the user's authorization to access the account. Information, such as a web request, Internet Protocol (the "IP") address, browser type, browser language, referring pages, exit pages and visited URLs, platform type, click counts, pages viewed and in what order, time spent, the date and time of the request, and other important data is necessary to validate and authorize a user's entry and activity on the Website.
2.9 Credit Card Information. Playphone Social Gaming Network may in certain cases collect credit card numbers and related information, such as the expiration date of the card ("Credit Card Information") when an individual places an order from Playphone Social Gaming Network. When the Credit Card Information is submitted to Playphone Social Gaming Network, such information is encrypted and is protected with SSL encryption software. Playphone Social Gaming Network will use the Credit Card Information for purposes of processing and completing the purchase transaction, and the Credit Card Information will be disclosed to Third Parties only as necessary to complete the purchase transaction.
3. Use of Individual Information.
3.1 Discretion to Use Information. THE COMPANY MAY USE INDIVIDUAL INFORMATION FOR ANY LEGALLY PERMISSIBLE PURPOSE IN COMPANY'S SOLE DISCRETION. The following paragraphs in Section 2 describe how Playphone Social Gaming Network currently uses Individual Information, but Playphone Social Gaming Network may change or broaden its use at any time. As noted, Playphone Social Gaming Network may update this policy from time to time. Playphone Social Gaming Network may use Individual Information to provide promotional offers to individuals by means of email advertising, telephone marketing, direct mail marketing, online banner advertising, and package stuffers, among other possible uses.
3.2 Email. Playphone Social Gaming Network uses Individual Information to provide promotional offers by email to individuals. Playphone Social Gaming Network may maintain separate email lists for different purposes. If email recipients wish to end their email subscription from a particular list, they need to follow the instructions at the end of each email message to unsubscribe from the particular list. To unsubscribe from all Playphone Social Gaming Network's email lists, a person must send an email to .
3.2(a) Content of Email Messages. In certain commercial email messages sent by Playphone Social Gaming Network, an advertiser's name will appear in the "From:" line but hitting the "Reply" button will cause a reply email to be sent to Playphone Social Gaming Network. The "Subject:" line of Playphone Social Gaming Network email messages will usually contain a line provided from the advertiser to Playphone Social Gaming Network.
3.2(b) Solicited Email. Playphone Social Gaming Network only sends email to individuals who have agreed on the Website to receive email from Playphone Social Gaming Network or to individuals who have agreed on Third Party websites to receive email from Third Parties such as Playphone Social Gaming Network. Playphone Social Gaming Network does not send unsolicited email messages. As a result, statutes requiring certain formatting for unsolicited email are not applicable to Playphone Social Gaming Network's email messages.
3.3 Targeted Advertising. Playphone Social Gaming Network uses Individual Information to target advertising to an individual. When an individual is using the Internet, Playphone Social Gaming Network uses Technology Information (see also Section 2.5 below) to associate an individual with that person's Individual Information, and Playphone Social Gaming Network attempts to show advertising for products and services in which the person has expressed an interest in the Surveys, indicated an interest by means of Technology Information, and otherwise. Playphone Social Gaming Network may, at its discretion, target advertising by using email, direct mail, telephones, cell phones, and other means of communication to provide promotional offers.
3.4 Direct Mail and Telemarketing. Playphone Social Gaming Network uses Individual Information to advertise, directly or indirectly, to individuals using direct mail marketing or telemarketing using telephones and cell phones.
3.5 Mobile Phone SMS Messaging. In certain cases, when requested by an individual, a Third Party may use Individual Information to provide customized content and advertising via SMS messaging to an individual's cell phone. Playphone Social Gaming Network is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Third Parties.
3.6 Use of Technology Information. Playphone Social Gaming Network uses Technology Information (1) to match a person's Survey Information and Third Party List Information to other categories of Individual Information to make and improve profiles of individuals, (2) to track a person's online browsing habits on the Internet, (3) to determine which areas of Playphone Social Gaming Network's web sites are most frequently visited. This information helps Playphone Social Gaming Network to better understand the online habits of individuals so that Playphone Social Gaming Network can target advertising and promotions to them.
3.7 Profiles of Individuals. Playphone Social Gaming Network uses Individual Information to make a profile of an individual. A profile can be created by combining Survey Information and Third Party List Information with other sources of Individual Information such as information obtained from public databases.
3.8 Storage of Individual Information. Playphone Social Gaming Network stores the Individual Information in a database on Playphone Social Gaming Network computers. Our computers have security measures (such as a firewall) in place to protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under Playphone Social Gaming Network's control. Not withstanding such measures, Playphone Social Gaming Network cannot guarantee that its security measures will prevent Playphone Social Gaming Network computers from being illegally accessed, and the Individual Information on them stolen or altered.
3.9 Do Not Call Registry Compliance. By submitting personal contact and/or financial information through the website, the user hereby grants written permission to Playphone Social Gaming Network, its affiliated sites, and its business partners for contact via telephone, voice broadcasts, mail, sms text message, and/or e-mail. Further, by registering on the website you are consenting to receive phone calls from Playphone Social Gaming Network, its affiliated sites, and its business partners for contact via telephone and thereby registrants waive their right to file a claim with the FTC or any other agency in reference to these calls or contacts.
4. Dissemination of Individual Information.
4.1 Sale or Transfer to Third Parties. Playphone Social Gaming Network MAY SELL OR TRANSFER INDIVIDUAL INFORMATION TO THIRD PARTIES FOR ANY LEGALLY PERMISSIBLE PURPOSE IN Playphone Social Gaming Network'S SOLE DISCRETION.
4.2 Order Fulfillment. Playphone Social Gaming Network will transfer Individual Information to Third Parties when necessary to provide a product or service that a person orders from such Third Party while using Playphone Social Gaming Network web sites or when responding to offers provided by Playphone Social Gaming Network.
4.3 Legal Process. Playphone Social Gaming Network may disclose Individual Information to respond to subpoenas, court orders, and other legal processes.
4.4 Summary Data. Playphone Social Gaming Network may sell or transfer non-individualized information, such as summary or aggregated anonymous information about all persons or sub-groups of persons.
4.5 Access. Individuals have access to their Individual Information collected to provide an opportunity for an individual to correct, amend, or delete such information. Access can be obtained by contacting . Playphone Social Gaming Network may also grant advertising clients and email services providers' access to an individual's email address to verify the origin of the Individual Information collected.
5. Privacy Practices of Third Parties.
5.1 Advertiser cookies and web beacons. Advertising agencies, advertising networks, and other companies (together, "Advertisers") who place advertisements on the Website and on the Internet generally may use their own cookies, web beacons, and other technology to collect information about individuals. Playphone Social Gaming Network does not control Advertisers' use of such technology and Playphone Social Gaming Network has no responsibility for the use of such technology to gather information about individuals.
5.2 Links. The Website and email messages sometimes contain hypertext links to the web sites of Third Parties. Playphone Social Gaming Network is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such other web sites. Linked web sites may contain links to web sites maintained by Third Parties. Such links are provided for your convenience and reference only. Playphone Social Gaming Network does not operate or control in any respect any information, software, products or services available on such Third Party web sites. The inclusion of a link to a web site does not imply any endorsement of the services or the site, its contents, or its sponsoring organization.
5.3 Affiliated Companies. Playphone Social Gaming Network may disclose, transfer, and sell Individual Information to entities affiliated with Playphone Social Gaming Network in Playphone Social Gaming Network's discretion. Should Playphone Social Gaming Network be subject to an acquisition, merger, sale or other change of control or business entity status, Playphone Social Gaming Network reserves the right to transfer or assign the Information collected from the Website.
6.Individuals Outside of the United States. Anyone using the Website outside of the United States acknowledges that personal information will be collected and stored by Playphone Social Gaming Network in the United States. By using the Website, you consent to the transfer of information to and/or storage of information outside of your country and in the United States.
7. California User Consumer Rights. In accordance with California Civil Code Sec. 1789.3, California resident users are entitled to know that they may file grievances and complaints with California Department of Consumer Affairs, 400 R Street, STE 1080, Sacramento, CA 95814; or by phone at 916-445-1254 or 800-952-5210; or by email to email@example.com.