Below are our basic privacy principles:
Providing information to use is and will always be your choice.
You will always have the ability to opt-out of receiving communication from us.
At any time you can end your membership.
Personal Identifiable Information (PII)
You may use the website in any means without registering. You may also register and voluntarily provide personally identifiable information (“PII”). This personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you and administer you account, may include, but is not limited to, your name, age, phone number, email address, and home and business postal addresses. Also, you will be able to enter your PII into your password-protected account. You will be solely responsible for the maintenance and confidentiality of your password and your account information. Furthermore, apprve allows you to create profiles that may be viewed b users of www.apprve.com. To enhance your experience and overall joy, you may also choose to provide PII in your public profile so that other users can identify and interact with you. You have the right and power to change or delete your profile at anytime.
Non-Personally Identifiable Information (Non-PII)
We may also collect other information, non-personally identifiable information (“Non-PII”), such as your internet protocol address and information associated with your computer, browser and network. We use your Non-PII mainly to provide services or information, track usage, deliver notices, verify your authority to use the Sites, store your preferences, and for the most part improve the functionality, quality, and content of the Sites.
Whenever you visit our Sites, as a member or non member, we may use tiny text files stored in your browser called cookies to store your valuable preferences, record session information, and generally improve your experience on the Sites. We will not associate these cookies with the PII you submit your account.
We will not share your important PII with advertising companies. We utilize third-party advertising companies to serve ads. These advertising companies, such as Google Adsense, may collect session information, such as your IP address, to display advertisements directly targeted to you based on your internet protocol address, and information associated with your computer browser or network. It is possible that you may configure your browser to reject all or some cookies, or notify you when a cookie is set, however, you may not be able to use all portions and functionalities of the Site. Many of our advertising partners are part of the Network Advertising Initiative. You may opt-out of behavioral advertising for Network Advertising Initiative member companies by visiting http://www.networkadvertising.org.
We may use your email address for identification, inviting new friends to Apprve, finding and searching friends, social communication, and the occasional site announcement. Members who agree to the terms and conditions of the Apprve Terms of Service Agreement are given the opportunity to opt in to receiving such communication from us in the future. You will have full control concerning which of these emails you wish to receive. To facilitate the social communication, and finding and searching friends, Apprve allows users to search for other users using text searches, email address, first and last name, and other searchable attributes. If in the future you wish to longer receive emails from us, please follow the unsubscribe instructions provided in your account settings.
Third Party Social Networking Services
During the use of the Sites, you may have the opportunity to interact or access the Services through other social networking websites and services (“SNSs”) like MySpace and Facebook. As a result, your Personal Information may be shared with those SNSs. If you choose to provide your information to a third party SNSs, your information will be governed by the policies of those other SNSs, as we do not possess control over third party SNSs. These third party SNSs may solicit Personal Information from you and adhere to different rules regarding the application of your information. We suggest and encourage you to read the privacy policies or statements of the other websites you visit.
Apprve employs systematic and technological measures, such as firewalls, password protection, internal restrictions and other security measures to protect your information from unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure, and/or destruction. If you have any questions about the security of our Services, please contact us using the links at the bottom of the page.