Information We Collect
We may collect your email address, for purposes such as sending confirmation emails, authenticating your purchases, Camera Bits Forum registration, creation, etc. We may collect personal information if you provide it to us, or if you contact us directly. When you access the Site, web logs used to help us diagnose problems with our server, to administer the Site, and to otherwise provide our Services to you, may automatically collect standard web log entries for each page served, including your IP address, page URL, browser type, and language, access times, referring website addresses, information you search on the Site, date and timestamps associated with Site access and usage, system configuration information, metadata concerning the files that you upload/download, and other interactions with the Site and/or Services. All aggregate information collected, including without limitation aggregate data collected by our servers and web logs, is the sole and exclusive property of Camera Bits.
This Site also use “cookies” to collect information and improve our Site. A cookie is a small data file that we transfer to your computer or electronic device. We may use “persistent cookies” to save your user name and login password for future access to the Site. We may use “session ID cookies” to enable certain features of the Site, helping us to gain a better understanding of how you interact with the Site, and to monitor aggregate usage and web traffic routing on the Site. You can instruct your browser, by changing its options, to stop accepting cookies or to prompt you before accepting a cookie from the websites you visit. If you do not accept cookies, however, you may not be able to use all aspects of the Site.
Many electronic devices track real-time location-based information. Currently, we do not actively collect this information from any computer or device; though, we may do so in the future. However, some files you share may are embedded with this location information. We may use this information to optimize your experience. If you do not wish to share this information, do not upload those embedded files and/or turn off that feature on your camera, or other device.
When you register for the Camera Bits Forums, including the creation of your profile, and at other times during your membership, when you make purchases on the Site, and at other times in your use of the Site, we make ask you to provide information which may personally identify you and/or allow us to contact you, such as your name and email address, user name and password, billing address, credit card number, applications purchased, date of purchase, and information about your computer and software.
Access To Your Personal Information
You may request details of the personal information we hold about you. If you become aware that the personal information we hold about you is inaccurate, you may amend it, or you may request that we amend it. Any requests should be mailed to us or called in to us using the company information described at the bottom of this statement.
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Security and Limitations to Internet Privacy
Circumstances in Which Camera Bits May Use or Release Information
The personal information you provide, in combination with other information collected, will be used to operate the Site, to improve the quality of our Site, and to provide you with a better experience. Specifically, it may be used to: (i) provide you with important information about the product or service that you are using, including critical updates, notifications, and product announcements; (ii) diagnose problems with the Site; (iii) reduce fraud, software piracy, and protect our users and customers; (iv) provide and improve functionality and user-friendliness of our Site; (v) verify a user name and administer your use of the Site; (vi) better understand your needs and interests, and personalize and improve your experience; and (vii) monitor and analyze use of the Site. In addition, we distribute a newsletter via the email address you provide to us. If you no longer wish to receive this newsletter from us, you may “unsubscribe” by following the instructions in the email.
We will display some personal information on your profile, as dictated by you in the creation of your profile. Any information you choose to share should reflect how much you want others to know about you personally. Please consider carefully what information you wish to disclose and your desired level of anonymity.
If you make credit card payments online through the Site, Camera Bits shall obtain information about your credit card necessary to process the transaction(s) you have requested or authorized and limit its use of such information to processing your credit card transaction. Camera Bits also collects information that is not personal and does not identify you.
A Special Note About Minors and Children
Persons under the age of majority in their applicable jurisdiction are not eligible to use our Site without the supervision of a parent or guardian. Camera Bits does not permit children under the age of 13 to use or access our site. Camera Bits will not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 13.
Attention: Website Administrator
Camera Bits, Inc.
471 S. 1st Ave.
Hillsboro, OR 97123
+1 503 547 2800