Access to the Apps is provided through the account you maintain with an App store (Account). You may authorize children to access your Apps, and thus, make the Services and content accessible to children, however, we do not ask for you to provide any personal information of children.
For Teachers Using Search and Explore
Access to the Apps is provided through your Account. We do not ask for any PI from children. Please see Section 3.B. (Information We Collect from Users) for more information regarding the data we collect about your use of the Services including the use by any person who you authorize through your Account or allow to access your Apps.
Content You Submit
A. Information Users Provide to Us. As more fully set forth below, we and our third-party service providers collect information that you provide when using the Services, including when you access the Apps or contact us with a question, comment, or request. We will only use or disclose this information in accordance with this policy and applicable law. Please see Section 4 When We Disclose Information to Third Parties below for more information.(i) Adult Users We do not store billing information in our databases and requests for refunds, upgrades, or cancellations are processed by the App store (Apple, Google, Amazon) that handled your original transaction.
B. Information We Collect from Users. We and our third-party service providers collect information directly from you in the form of the actions you take and content you view using the Services. For example, we may collect information about patterns of usage, order history, content preferences, and viewed history.
When you download and use one of our Apps, we and our service providers may track and collect App usage data, such as the date and time the App on your device accesses our servers and what information and files have been downloaded to your App, based on your device number.
We and our third-party service providers may use the information collected through these technical methods for a number of purposes, including delivering content, tracking, and enhancing your experience on the Services. We do not allow third-party advertising networks to collect information about you when you are logged in to our Services.
As part of your use of the Services we may ask if you would like to receive push notifications, which may include alerts and notifications, badges, banners, and sounds on your mobile device. You may choose to stop receiving push notifications at any time by changing the settings on your mobile device. We may also ask if you would like to receive SMS text messages. Please note that your carrier may charge you for the text messages you receive. To permanently stop receiving SMS text messages from us (if you are located in the U.S. or Canada) text STOP, CANCEL, or UNSUBSCRIBE in reply to any SMS text message sent by us.
How We Use Information
We will never monetize the PI of any User of the Services by providing it to a third party in exchange for money, except as described in this policy in the context of a sale of the Company.
We and our third-party service providers may use the information collected from you as follows:
When We Disclose Information to Third Parties
Information collected from you will not be disclosed except in circumstances for the following purposes, which include our operations purposes:
We also may disclose de-identified and/or aggregated information for any other purpose as permissible by applicable law—for example, the distribution of de-identified data to outside researchers or the distribution of reports containing aggregate user demographic and traffic patterns—provided that no individual or any specific end-user device can be readily identified.
How to Access, Change, or Delete Account Information
You may contact us at any time as described in Section 12 Contact Us below (i) to request that we provide for your review, or delete from our records, any PI you have provided through the Account; or (ii) to cease collecting PI from you, as applicable. Please keep in mind that a request to delete PI may lead to the inability to use certain Services.
Discontinuing Access and Data Deletion
At any time, you may discontinue your access to the Apps through the App store Account where you originally purchased the App. Please note that removing the Search and Explore App on your mobile device may not mean that your access to the Apps has been canceled or deleted.
Upon discontinuing your access to the Apps, de-identified information may nonetheless persist internally in our archive files or similar databases and may still be used on a de-identified basis for our internal support, administrative, and record-keeping purposes including, but not limited to, allowing us to improve the Services and other services we provide through research, evaluation, and analytics as permissible by applicable law.
California Privacy Rights
Effective January 1, 2020, the CCPA provides California residents with specific rights regarding their Personal Information. This section describes your CCPA rights and explains how to exercise those rights. In this section, “you” or “your” refers to California residents. Under the new law we are required to disclose the categories of sources from whom we collect personal information, and the third parties with whom we share it, which we have explained above. We are also required to communicate information about rights you have under California law, such as:
Right to opt-out of certain sharing with third parties. You may be entitled to direct us to stop disclosing your Personal Information to third parties for monetary or other valuable consideration. You can exercise such right to opt-out Do Not Sell My Personal Information.
As stated in the Summary of Key Points above, we will never monetize the Personal Information you provide through the Services by providing it to a third party in exchange for money. The CCPA has a broader definition of the term “sell” which includes disclosing Personal Information to any third party for valuable consideration. When we work with our advertising partners we are disclosing certain information such as cookies for their services, which are of value to us. You may be entitled to direct us to stop disclosing your Personal Information to third parties for monetary or other valuable consideration. You can exercise such right to opt-out Do Not Sell My Personal Information.
In addition, we are required to provide you certain information about the business and commercial purposes for which we collect and share your personal information.
We use and disclose the information we collect for the business purposes described in this policy, including but not limited to: process payments, conduct research, detect security incidents and prevent fraud, debug and repair errors, maintain your account, provide customer service, and other activities to improve our service, show advertising, market our services, and understand how users interact with our services.
In the preceding 12 months, we have also disclosed the following categories of personal information for one or more business purposes: identifiers, characteristics protected by law, commercial information, internet or electronic network activity information, location data, and inferences we draw or derive about users.
We use and disclose the information we collect for the following business purposes: enabling and affecting commercial transactions and advancing our commercial and economic interests, such as delivering interest-based advertising to you and analyzing the effectiveness of our advertisements.
Exercising Access, Disclosure, Data Portability, and Deletion Rights
To exercise the access, disclosure, data portability, and deletion rights described above, please submit a verifiable consumer request to us by either contacting us as set forth in in Section 12 Contact Us below, or by visiting:
Only you or a person registered with the California Secretary of State that you authorize to act on your behalf, may make a verifiable consumer request related to your Personal Information. You may also make a verifiable consumer request on behalf of your child.
You may only make a verifiable consumer request for access or data portability twice within a 12-month period. The verifiable consumer request must:
We cannot respond to your request or provide you with Personal Information if we cannot verify your identity or authority to make the request and confirm the Personal Information relates to you. Making a verifiable consumer request does not require you to create an account with us. We will only use Personal Information provided in a verifiable consumer request to verify the requestor's identity or authority to make the request.
We fully support your privacy rights and will not discriminate against you for exercising any of your CCPA rights.
Location of Information Processing
The Services are controlled and operated by us from the United States. Your information may be stored and processed in any country where we have facilities or in which we engage service providers, including the United States, which may have data protection laws that are different from those of your country. In addition, your information may be subject to access requests from governments, courts, or law enforcement officials in countries where it may be processed, under the laws of those countries.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, and we employ physical, technical, and administrative security measures designed to safeguard the information collected by the Services. We use industry standard SSL (secure socket layer technology) encryption to transfer PI. Other security safeguards include, but are not limited to, data encryption, firewalls, and physical access controls to buildings and files.
Please be aware, however, that no information system can be guaranteed to be 100 percent secure, so we cannot guarantee the absolute security of your information. Moreover, we are not responsible for the security of information you transmit to the Services over networks that we do not control, including the internet and wireless networks. If you have reason to believe that your interaction with us is not secure, please contact us as described in Section 12 Contact Us below.
Age of Learning, Inc.
Attention: Legal Department
P.O. Box 230
Glendale, CA 91209
Telephone Number: 1-800-633-3331
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