FlashMyAndroid - Privacy policy

If you require any more information or have any questions about our privacy policy, please feel free to contact us by using the link in the footer of our site. At “FlashMyAndroid”, the privacy of our visitors is of extreme importance to us. This privacy policy document outlines the types of personal information is received and collected by “FlashMyAndroid” website and how it is used.

This policy explains in detail how “FlashMyAndroid” along with its affiliated companies (hereinafter “we”, “us”, “our”, “FlashMyAndroid”, “http://flashmyandroid.com/forum”) use any information collected during any session of usage by you (hereinafter “your information”).

Log Files
Like many other Web sites, “FlashMyAndroid” makes use of log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Cookies and Web Beacons
Your information is collected via three ways. Firstly, by browsing “FlashMyAndroid” will cause the software to create a number of cookies, which are small text files that are downloaded on to your computer’s web browser temporary files. The first two cookies just contain a user identifier (hereinafter “user-id”) and an anonymous session identifier (hereinafter “session-id”), automatically assigned to you by the software. A third cookie will be created once you have browsed topics within “FlashMyAndroid” and is used to store which topics have been read, thereby improving your user experience.

The second way in which we collect your information is by what you submit to us. This can be, and is not limited to: posting as an anonymous user (hereinafter “anonymous posts”), registering on “FlashMyAndroid” (hereinafter “your account”) and posts submitted by you after registration and whilst logged in (hereinafter “your posts”).

The third way in which we collect your information is DoubleClick DART Cookie Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on “FlashMyAndroid”. Googles use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to your users based on their visit to “FlashMyAndroid” and other sites on the Internet Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following URL - http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html

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Your account will at a bare minimum contain a uniquely identifiable name (hereinafter “your user name”), a personal password used for logging into your account (hereinafter “your password”) and a personal, valid email address (hereinafter “your email”). Your information for your account at “FlashMyAndroid” is protected by data-protection laws applicable in the country that hosts us. Any information beyond your user name, your password, and your email address required by “FlashMyAndroid” during the registration process is either mandatory or optional, at the discretion of “FlashMyAndroid”. In all cases, you have the option of what information in your account is publicly displayed. Furthermore, within your account, you have the option to opt-in or opt-out of automatically generated emails from the software.

Your password is ciphered (a one-way hash) so that it is secure. However, it is recommended that you do not reuse the same password across a number of different websites. Your password is the means of accessing your account at “FlashMyAndroid”, so please guard it carefully and under no circumstance will anyone affiliated with “FlashMyAndroid”, or 3rd party, legitimately ask you for your password. Should you forget your password for your account, you can use the “I forgot my password” feature provided by the phpBB software. This process will ask you to submit your user name and your email, then the phpBB software will generate a new password to reclaim your account.


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