In carrying out these purposes, we combine data we collect through the various services you use to give you a better experience with our services. We use data to provide and improve the services we offer and perform essential business operations.
For example, we may contact you by email or other means to inform you when a service, feature, or offer is in testing, available, in operation, changing, or ending, or to let you know when you need to take action to keep your account active.
Additionally, you can sign up for email subscriptions and choose whether you wish to receive promotional communications from -controlled affiliates and subsidiaries; with vendors working on our behalf; when required by law or to respond to legal process; to protect our customers; to protect lives; to maintain the security of our services; and to protect the rights or property of We share your personal data with your consent or as necessary to complete any transaction or provide any service you have requested or authorized.
For example, we share your content with third parties when you tell us to do so, such as when you send an communication to a friend, share media and/or documents, or link accounts with another service.
Sites use "cookies," small text files that can be read by a web server in the domain that put the cookie on your hard drive.
Then after you confirm creation of your account and only after you choose to provide and do enter such information we may collect your postal code, birth date, gender, country, and/or other information. We collect passwords, password hints, and similar security information used for authentication and account access. Only after you choose to provide such information we may collect data about you such as your birth date, gender, postal code, and/or country. We collect data about how you interact with our services.
This includes data, such as the features you use, the .
This also includes data about your browsing devices, including IP address, regional and language settings, and data about the network, operating system, browser and/or other software you use to connect to the services.
And it also includes data about the performance of services and any problems you may experience with them. We may collect imprecise data about your location, for example, a location derived from your IP address or data that indicates where you are located such as at a country, state, city, or postal code level. When you contact us, such as for customer support, phone conversations, email, and/or chat sessions with our representatives may be monitored and recorded. When you are asked to provide personal data, you may decline, but if you choose not to provide data that is necessary to provide a feature or service of uses the data we collect to provide you better services, which includes using data to improve and personalize your experiences.