Information You Provide to Us
We collect any information that you give us. For example, we collect information about you when you sign up for one of our Services, participate in any interactive features of the Sites or the Services, fill out a form, give us feedback, ideas or submissions about any of the Services, communicate with us via third party social media sites, request customer support, or otherwise communicate with us via the Sites, the Services, or any other means. The types of information we may collect include your name, email address, as well as any other information you choose to provide to us.
Information We Collect Automatically When You Use the Sites or the Services
When you access or use the Sites or use the Services (or certain portions of the Sites or Services), we automatically collect certain information about you. This information includes:
Log Information: We log information about your use of the Sites and the Services, including the type of device you use, access times, IP address, pages viewed, and the page you visited before navigating to one of our Sites and/or using the Services. We use this information for analytics and product improvement purposes.
Device Information: We collect information about the computer you use to access the Sites and the Services, including the hardware model, operating system and version and unique device identifiers.
Information Collected by Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies: We use various technologies to collect information, including cookies and web beacons. Cookies are small data files stored on your hard drive or in device memory, while web beacons (also known as “tracking pixels”) are non-visible electronic images. These technologies are used for analytics and product improvement purposes, such as seeing which areas and features of our Sites and Services are popular, or determining whether an email has been opened and acted upon.
Information We Collect From Other Sources
We may obtain information about you from other sources, and combine that with information we collect through your access and use of our Sites and the Services. For example, if you create or log into your account through a site like Google.com or GitHub.com, we may have access to certain information about you from those sites, such as your name, account information, and friends lists, in accordance with the authorization procedures determined by those sites.
How We Use Your Information
We may use your information for a variety of purposes, including to:
- Provide, deliver, maintain, test and improve our Sites and Services;
- Send you technical notices, updates, confirmations, security alerts and support and administrative messages;
- Respond to your comments, questions, and requests, and to provide customer service;
- Communicate with you about products, services, offers, promotions, rewards and events offered by Biarca and others, and to provide news and information that we think may be of interest to you;
- Monitor and analyze trends, usage and activities in connection with our Sites and Services;
- Detect, investigate and prevent suspected breaches of the terms applicable to your use of our Sites and Services; and Link or combine with information we get from others to help understand your needs, and to provide you with better service.
How We Share Your Information
We may share your information with vendors, consultants and other service providers who need access to such information to perform work or provide services on our behalf. These third parties will only have access to your information as necessary to perform their functions, and may not use your information for any other purpose.
We may disclose information about you to government or law enforcement officials or to private parties as we, in our sole discretion, believe necessary or appropriate to (i) respond to claims and/or legal process (including subpoenas); (ii) to protect the property and/or rights of Biarca or any third party; (iii) to protect the safety of the public or any person; (iv) to prevent or stop any illegal, unethical, or legally actionable activity; (v) to comply with applicable law or regulation; or (vi) in response to any lawful request by public authorities, including, without limitation, to meet national security or law enforcement requirements.
We may also share aggregated or anonymized information that does not directly identify you.
Biarca is committed to safeguarding the confidentiality of information that we collect about you. As part of that commitment, we take reasonable administrative, physical, and electronic measures to help protect your information from loss, theft, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration or destruction. Please be aware, however, that no method of transmitting information over the Internet or storing of information is completely secure. Accordingly, we cannot guarantee the absolute security or secrecy of any of your information.