How We Collect and Use Information
We collect the following types of information about you:
Information you provide us directly:
We ask for certain information such as your real name, phone number and e-mail address when you if you correspond with us. We may also retain any messages you send through this site, and may collect information you provide in User Content you post to this site. We use this information to provide to you requested information, updates on products, services and this policy, and information deemed to be of value to you.
Information we may receive from third parties:
We may receive information about you from third parties. For example, if you access our website through a third-party connection or log-in, for example, through Facebook Connect, by “following” or “liking,” that third party may pass certain information about your use of its service to Spectral Energies. This information could include, but is not limited to any information that you have permitted the third party to share with us, and any information you have made public in connection with that service. You should always review, and if necessary, adjust your privacy settings on third-party websites and services before linking or connecting them.
We may directly collect analytics data, or use third-party analytics tools and services, to help us measure traffic and usage trends. These tools collect information sent by your browser or mobile device, including the pages you visit and other information that assists us in improving our content. We collect and use this analytics information in aggregate form such that it cannot reasonably be manipulated to identify any particular individual user.
When you access this site by or through a mobile device, we may access, collect, monitor and/or remotely store “location data,” which may include GPS coordinates (e.g. latitude and/or longitude) or similar information regarding the location of your mobile device. Location data may convey to us information about how you browse and use this site.
Commercial and marketing communications:
We use the information we collect or receive, such as your email address, to communicate directly with you. We may send you emails containing newsletters, promotions, and special offers. If you do not want to receive such email messages, you will be given the option to opt out or change your preferences. We also use your information to send you service-related emails You may not opt out of service-related emails.
Use of certain service type information we collect about you:
Sharing of Your Information
We will not rent or sell your information into third parties without your consent, except as noted below:
Who we may share your information with:
Who can see User Content:
Any User Content that you voluntarily disclose or post to this website becomes available to the public and cannot be removed, except by Spectral Energies at its sole discretion. Once posted on this site, User Content may not be removable from public view, as copies may remain viewable in cached and archived pages of the site, on other sites that have republished us, or if other Users have copied or saved that information. If you do not wish your User Content to be available to the public, please don’t post it to this site. Your username and if you choose to disclose it, your real name, may be published publicly. Once published your username and / or real name may not be able to be removed.
What happens in the event of a change of control:
We may buy or sell/divest/transfer the company (including any shares in the company), or any combination of its products, services, assets and/or businesses. Your information such as customer names and email addresses, User Content and other user information related to the Service may be among the items sold or otherwise transferred in these types of transactions. We may also sell, assign or otherwise transfer such information in the course of corporate divestitures, mergers, acquisitions, bankruptcies, dissolutions, reorganizations, liquidations, similar transactions or proceedings involving all or a portion of the company.
Instances where we are required to share your information:
Spectral Energies will disclose your information where required to do so by law or subpoena or if we reasonably believe that such action is necessary to (a) comply with the law and the reasonable requests of law enforcement; (b) to protect the security, quality or integrity of our service; and/or (c) to exercise or protect the rights, property, or personal safety of Spectral Energies, our users or others.
Sharing certain service type information we collect about you:
We may share certain service type information, including information obtained through tools such as cookies, log files, device identifiers, location data and clear gifs (such as anonymous usage data, referring/exit pages and URLs, platform types, number of clicks, etc.): (i) with our third-party business partners for the purposes described in the section above on “How We Collect and Use Information.” We may also aggregate or otherwise strip data of all personally identifying characteristics and may share that aggregated, anonymized data with third parties.
We may also share certain information such as your location, browser, or cookie data and other data relating to your use of our site with our business partners to deliver advertisements (“ads”) that may be of interest to you. We may allow third-party ad servers or ad networks to serve advertisements regarding our service. These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to send, directly to your browser or mobile device, the ads and ad links that appear on the service, and will automatically receive your IP address when they do so. They may also use other technologies to compile information about your browser’s or device’s visits and usage patterns on this site and on other websites, and to measure the effectiveness of their ads and to personalize the advertising content delivered to you.
How We Store and Protect Your Information
Storage and Processing:
Keeping your information safe:
Spectral Energies cares about the security of your information, and uses commercially reasonable safeguards to preserve the integrity and security of all information collected through this site. However, Spectral Energies cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to Spectral Energies or guarantee that information on the site may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed.
Compromise of information:
In the event that any information under our control is compromised as a result of a breach of security, Spectral Energies will take reasonable steps to investigate the situation and where appropriate, notify those individuals whose information may have been compromised and take other steps, in accordance with any applicable laws and regulations.
Your Choices about Your Information
You may update your contact information and email-communication preferences at any time by notifying us through the contact page of this site. You can also stop receiving promotional email communications from us by clicking on the Unsubscribe link at the bottom of each communication. We make every effort to promptly process all unsubscribe requests. As noted above, you may not opt out of Service-related communications (e.g., purchase and billing confirmations and reminders, changes/updates to this policy, technical and security notices, etc.). If you have any questions about reviewing or modifying your account information, please contact us directly.
Opting out of collection of your information for Tracking / Advertising:
Please refer to your mobile device or browser’s technical information for instructions on how to delete and disable cookies, and other tracking/recording tools. Depending on your type of device, it may not be possible to delete or disable tracking mechanisms on your mobile device. Note that disabling cookies and/or other tracking tools prevents Spectral Energies or its business partners from tracking your browser’s activities in relation to this site, and for use in targeted advertising activities by third parties. However, doing so may disable features available through this site.
How long we keep your private profile information:
Spectral Energies may retain your private profile information for a commercially reasonable time for backup, archival, or audit purposes. For the avoidance of doubt, any information that you choose to make public on the site may not be removable.
Spectral Energies does not knowingly collect or solicit any information from anyone under the age of 13 or knowingly allow such persons to engage. This site and its content are not directed at children under the age of 13. In the event that we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under age 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us directly.
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