Information We Collect
When you access BrickandPortal.com or the Brick & Portal iOS app: The moment you go on BrickandPortal.com, or download the Brick & Portal app, we collect your IP address, geographic location (based on the IP address), browser type, operating system type, and version and language settings.
When you create an account on BrickandPortal.com or the Brick & Portal iOS app: In addition to the above, we collect further information once you register to our services. These are: your name, email address, username, password, birthday, “about me” and location info, mobile phone device ID. We also collect any other information you voluntarily provide on the site: your styles, selected products, likely items, your followers and those you follow, your groups, your messages and all sets or collections you create.
When you create an account on BrickandPortal.com, or the Brick & Portal iOS app through another service (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or Google+): If you decide to register through Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or Google+, we collect that account’s information (including “About” information, friends/followers list, likes, etc.…)
When you participate in a Contest/Sweepstakes on BrickandPortal.com Brick & Portal iOS app: We collect the information that you provide, required when entering one of our contests or sweepstakes.
Cookies: “Cookies” (tiny data files transferred to your hard drive) on BrickandPortal.com and the Brick & Portal iOS app serve to collect information, to save your login information for your future uses of BrickandPortal.com and/or the Brick & Portal iOS app (“persistent” cookies), and to activate certain features of Brick & Portal according to your interaction with BrickandPortal.com and/or the Brick & Portal iOS app, as well as to monitor your web traffic routing and aggregate usage on BrickandProtal.com and/or the Brick & Portal iOS app (“session ID” cookies). These “session ID” cookies are deleted upon logging out of BrickandPortal.com or the Brick & Portal iOS app, and closing your browser or app.
How We Use Information
There are various reasons we may use your information, namely to:
The collected information may be specific or non-specific to the user (with regards to identifying the user), depending on the context for use of the collected information.
How We Share Information
There are various ways we may share your information, namely:
Information used by Third Parties
Your Control Over Information
Cookies: You can configure your browser to stop accepting cookies or to notify you of accepting cookies before accessing and using BrickandPortal.com and/or the Brick & Portal iOS app. However, not accepting cookies will compromise the full functionality of BrickandPortal.com and/or the Brick & Portal iOS app, and you will not be able to use all of the site’s services.
Email: You can suspend your reception of Brick & Portal™ email notifications, by unsubscribing from them. To do so, follow instructions in the “preferences” section of your Account Settings.
Messages: You may restrict your messaging accessibility to those you are following through your account on BrickandPortal.com and/or the Brick & Portal iOS app.
De-Linking Account: You may de-link your Brick & Portal™ account from your account on another service (such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google+). This is done in your account settings.
Modifying Information: You may change, update or remove information in your account by editing your account on BrickandPortal.com and/or the Brick & Portal iOS app or contacting us at email@example.com. Removing all your information may result in de-activation of your account. We may hold on to certain information, for analytics, business purposes, legal requirements, and other regular functions in our practices.
Security Of Your Information
While we take up commercially reasonable measures to protect the information you provided on BrickandPortal.com and/or the Brick & Portal iOS app, we cannot ensure that your information will not be accessed, altered, published or destroyed by unauthorized persons. We provide no warranty over your information and the protection thereof.
Children under 13
BrickandPortal.com and/or the Brick & Portal iOS app may not be used by children under 13 (in accordance with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998), and we thus do not knowingly collect information from children under 13. If you know of any case of children under 13 using BrickandPortal.com and/or the Brick & Portal iOS app, please notify us at firstname.lastname@example.org.