1. Information collected
You are not required to provide personally identifiable information to visit micromobs; however, in order to take advantage of certain features you may need to provide some personally identifiable information.
o User Name and Password. In order to access your third party message accounts, you must enter your applicable user name(s) and password(s) on MicroMobs. To use the basic services of micromobs, MicroMobs does not store your password(s) on our server. If you wish to utilize advanced features of micromobs, such as automatic sign-in, storage of your and password(s) may be necessary.
o Aggregate Usage Data. MicroMobs may collect usage data and other information on all users, including data about their usage of the site and its various features, but it is not personally identifiable except as described below under the IP Addresses section.
o Social Features. From time to time, MicroMobs introduces features that allow friends to share more information about themselves with other friends, including information about what they are doing on micromobs. MicroMobs may store the personally identifiable information that you provide us in order to provide these services, including your friends list. Whenever a social feature involves the disclosure of personally identifiable information about you to other people, MicroMobs will either provide you with an opportunity to opt out of the disclosure or will seek your consent prior to making the disclosure.
Users of micromobs may post messages regarding various topics in the posting areas of micromobs. Such messages may be saved on our servers and may be accessible to the public. In addition, streams in a given Group are saved on our servers as a stream log (a Group History) and the Group History will be accessible to the users of that Group, who may include law officers and other authorities. To the extent that your message and/or any Group History include personally identifiable information, such information may be saved on our server(s) and may be disclosed to the public in perpetuity.
are small text files that are placed on your computer's hard drive by our
servers to identify your computer to our servers. Except as provided in Section
5, below, no personally identifiable information stored in the MicroMobs
cookies will be shared with outside companies for any purpose without your
permission. You can also disable cookies or otherwise manage them through tools
provided with your browser software and with third-party software packages, or
not use the features that require cookies.
We and our advertisers may use third-party companies to serve ads when you visit micromobs. These third-party ad-serving companies may also place cookies on your computer. Sometimes these cookies may be used to provide targeted advertising to you. These advertising companies may also use web beacons to help manage and optimize our online advertising.
4. IP Addresses
MicroMobs compiles logs of IP addresses of
visitors to micromobs for administrative and analytical purposes. MicroMobs
does not routinely collect any personally identifiable information through its
compilation of IP address or the location of computers on the Internet.
However, in cases of suspected abuse or service problems, MicroMobs may use an
IP address in conjunction with other personally identifiable information to
or others who may be affected. Except as provided in Section 5, below,
MicroMobs will not share personally identifiable information associated with IP
addresses with third parties without your permission.
MicroMobs may share data about aggregate IP addresses, but such data does not include personally identifiable information.
5. Sharing of Information
MicroMobs may share personally identifiable information with third parties in the following cases:
o to enable the normal course of functionality of micromobs (for example, your user name(s) and password(s) will be shared with your message services in order to permit you to send or receive massages). MicroMobs engages third party service providers in the normal course to help in the operation of its business. We may share your personally identifiable information with these third party service providers to the extent necessary for them to provide their services, on the condition that the third party maintains the information as confidential and uses the information only to perform the services specified by MicroMobs
o to respond to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, to prevent fraud or imminent harm, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims
o in the event that MicroMobs is acquired by or merged with another company, MicroMobs will transfer information about you to that other company.
6. Notification of Changes
Any changes to this policy will be posted on micromobs in this location.
7. Links to Other Sites
9. Comments and Questions
If you have any comments or questions you may address them here.