The Information We Collect
Children Under Age 13
Livefyre does not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from anyone under the age of 13 or knowingly allow such persons to register. If you are under 13, please do not attempt to register for Livefyre or send any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, or email address. No one under age 13 may provide any personal information to or on Livefyre. 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 at [email protected]
Children Between the Ages of 13 and 18
We recommend that minors 13 years of age or older ask their parents for permission before sending any information about themselves to anyone over the Internet.
Use of Information Obtained by Livefyre
When you register with Livefyre, you create your own profile. Your profile information is displayed to the public to enable you to connect with people on Livefyre. We may occasionally use your name, Livefyre username, Twitter username or email address to send you notifications regarding new services offered by Livefyre that we think you may find valuable. Profile information is used by Livefyre primarily to be presented back to and edited by you when you access the service and to be presented to others permitted to view that information in accordance with your privacy settings. Profile information you submit to Livefyre will be available to users of Livefyre. Your profile information will be available in search results across the Livefyre network and it may also be made available to third party search engines. This is primarily so people with like interests can find you and connect with you on Livefyre. By submitting profile information to Livefyre, you expressly consent to the uses of that personal information that are described above. Livefyre may send you service-related announcements from time to time through the general operation of the service. Livefyre may use information in your profile without identifying you as an individual to third parties. We do this for purposes such as aggregating how many people in a network like a band or movie and personalizing advertisements and promotions so that we can provide you Livefyre. We believe this benefits you. We may use information about you that we collect from other sources, including but not limited to newspapers and Internet sources such as blogs, instant messaging services, Livefyre Platform developers, Twitter, Facebook and other users of Livefyre, to supplement your profile. Where such information is used, we generally allow you to specify in your privacy settings that you do not want this to be done or to take other actions that limit the connection of this information to your profile.
Sharing Your Information with Third Parties
Third Party Advertising
Changing or Removing Information
Access and control over most personal information on Livefyre is readily available through the profile editing tools. Livefyre users may modify or delete profile information at any time by logging into their account. Information will be updated immediately. Removed information may persist in backup copies for a reasonable period of time but will not be generally available to members of Livefyre. Where you make use of the communication features of the service to share information with other individuals on Livefyre, however, you may not be able to “unshared” or remove all communications.
Livefyre takes appropriate precautions to protect our users’ information. Please do not send private information to us by email or instant messaging services. If you have any questions about the security of Livefyre Web Site, please contact us at [email protected]
Contacting the Web Site
- • Never share your password with anyone;
- • Be cautious about posting and sharing personal information, especially information that could be used to identify you or locate you offline;
- • Block and report anyone that sends you unwanted or inappropriate communications.
Livefyre strongly urges parents to talk to their children about the dangers they may encounter online, and to make sure their children are using Livefyre in a safe manner. Parents may want to install monitoring software on home computers if they are concerned about what their children are doing online. Children must know that they should report any inappropriate or offensive Livefyre content to their parents and to Livefyre using the tools made available through the site. Parents should always remind their children to follow the important safety tips listed on this page when using Livefyre. More information regarding Internet safety can be found on the following sites:
- • OnguardOnline.gov
- • WiredSafety.org
- • Commonsense.com
- • Ncmec.org
- • TRUSTe.org
- • ConnectSafely.org
- • NetSmartz.org
- • WebWiseKids.org
U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Framework