1. What information do we collect and how is it used?
Information we receive through Facebook Connect: Airtime is currently available only if you have an established Facebook account and authorize access through Facebook Connect. By connecting to Airtime with Facebook Connect, you give us permission to access, store and use your information from Facebook including, but not limited to, your Facebook UID, any information that you have permitted Facebook to share with us, any information you have made public in connection with that service, any interests that are not hidden and mutual friends that you may have in common with another User. You should always review, and if necessary, adjust your privacy settings on Facebook and other third-party websites and services before linking or connecting them to the Service.
Analytics information: We may directly collect analytics data, or use third-party analytics tools, to help us measure traffic and usage trends for the Service. These tools collect information sent by your browser that assist us in improving the Service. We collect and use this analytics information in aggregate form such that it cannot reasonably be manipulated to identify any particular individual user.
Cookies information: When you visit the Service, we or our vendors may send one or more cookies — a small text file containing a string of alphanumeric characters — to your computer that uniquely identifies your browser and lets Airtime help you log in faster and enhance your navigation through the site. A cookie may also convey information to us about how you use the Service, and allow us to track your usage of the Service over time. We currently only employ cookies that are immediately removed from your computer after you login to Airtime. These cookies direct you to the appropriate room, video or link when you click on a link to airtime.com from a third-party location such as email, Facebook or Twitter. If you do not log into Airtime after clicking on an Airtime link, the cookie may remain on your computer for a maximum of 90 minutes.
You can reset your web browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, some features of the Service may not function properly if the ability to accept cookies is disabled.
How to enable and disable cookies using your browser:
- Click the “Wrench” icon on the browser toolbar
- Select “Settings”
- Click on “Show advanced settings”
- In the “Privacy” section, click the ‘Content settings’ button
- To enable cookies in the “Cookies” section, pick “Allow local data to be set,” this will enable both first-party and third-party cookies. To allow only first-party cookies pick “Block all third-party cookies and site data.”
- To disable cookies, in the “Cookies” section, pick “Block sites from setting any data”
- There are various levels of cookie enablement and disablement in Google Chrome. For more information on other cookie settings offered in Google Chrome, refer to the following page from Google: http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=95647
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0, 7.0, 8.0
- Click on “Tools” at the top of your browser window and select “Internet options”
- In the “Options” window navigate to the “Privacy” tab
- To enable cookies, set the slider to “Medium” or less
- To disable cookies, move the slider to the top
- There are various levels of cookie enablement and disablement in Internet Explorer. For more information on other cookie settings offered in Internet Explorer, refer to the following page from Microsoft: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-GB/windows-vista/Block-or-allow-cookies
- Click on “Tools” at the browser menu and then select “Options”
- Select the “Privacy” panel
- To enable cookies, check “Accept cookies for sites”
- To disable cookies, uncheck “Accept cookies for sites”
- There are various levels of cookie enablement and disablement in Mozilla Firefox. For more information, refer to the following page from Mozilla: http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/Enabling%20and%20disabling%20cookies
Safari on OSX
- Click on 'Safari' at the menu bar and select the 'Preferences' option
- Click on 'Privacy'
- To enable cookies, in the 'Block cookies' section select 'Never'
- To disable cookies, in the ‘Block cookies’ section select ‘Always’
- There are various levels of cookie enablement and disablement in Safari. For more information on other cookie settings offered in Safari, refer to the following page from Apple: http://support.apple.com/kb/PH11913
For other browsers, please look for a “Help” function in the browser or contact the browser provider.
Log file information: Log file information is automatically reported by your browser each time you access the Service. When you use our Service, our servers automatically record certain log file information. These server logs may include anonymous information such as your web request, Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type, referring / exit pages and URLs, number of clicks and how you interact with links on the Service, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed, and other such information.
Clear gifs/web beacons information: When you use the Service, we or our vendors may employ clear gifs (also known as web beacons) which are used to anonymously track the online usage patterns of our Users. In addition, we may also use clear gifs in HTML-based emails sent to our users to track which emails are opened and which links are clicked by recipients. The information is allows for more accurate reporting and improvement of the Service.
Geo-location data: When you access the Service, we access, collect, monitor and/or remotely store “geo-location data,” which may include GPS coordinates (e.g. latitude and/or longitude) or similar information regarding your location. The purpose of collecting this information is in order to match people by region and to comply with regional privacy and regulatory rules. However, on your Airtime profile, we only show your Facebook location information, which you can change on Facebook at anytime.
Communications: We use the information we collect or receive to communicate directly with you. We also use your information to send you Service-related emails (e.g., account verification, confirmations and reminders, changes/updates to features of the Service, product features, technical and security notices).
2. How do we share your information?
Who we may share your information with: We may share your information with third-party business partners (such as Facebook) to assist them in providing a better experience for you and with partners that we have engaged to help ensure site safety. You may opt out of posts to your Facebook newsfeed or timeline by clicking on the “Account” link under “Gear” icon on the top left corner of the main Airtime screen. We may share your information with agents, contractors or partners of Airtime in connection with our Services. These agents, contractors or partners are restricted from using your data in any way other than to provide services for Airtime. Our site safety team reviews User Content, including video posts and messages, for inappropriate content. Also, we may use images and video from special events for promotional and marketing purposes, but this will be disclosed to you in advance of your participation in such events and you’ll be given an opportunity to opt-out of the special event.
Who you may choose to share your User Content with: The “edit” feature allows you to customize what information is shared or not shared with the people you meet on Airtime. Your name is not shared when you are matched with a stranger. However, your Airtime and Facebook friends will be able to directly call you and see when you are online. You may edit or delete your interest information on Airtime and modify your profile information to increase anonymity. In general, you should treat any information or content that you voluntarily disclose for posting to the Service, such as User Content on the video stream or YouTube and video posts and messages, as if it is available to the public.
What happens in the event of a change of control: We may sell, assign or otherwise transfer user information in the course of corporate divestitures, mergers, acquisitions, bankruptcies, dissolutions, reorganizations, liquidations, similar transactions or proceedings involving all or a portion of the Airtime.
Sharing certain service type information we collect about you: We may share certain service type information, including information obtained through tools such as cookies, log files, device identifiers, location data and clear gifs (such as anonymous usage data, referring/exit pages and URLs, platform types, number of clicks, etc.): (i) with our third-party business partners for the purposes described in the section above on “WHAT INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT AND HOW IS IT USED.” We may also aggregate or otherwise strip data of all personally identifying characteristics and may share that aggregated, anonymized data with third parties.
However, please note that if an advertiser is seeking to reach a particular demographic audience and you respond by clicking on the advertisement, the advertiser or ad server may conclude that you fit the demographic description of the audience they are trying to reach.
3. My choices regarding my information
You control your account information and settings:
- You may update your account information (including interests and sharing settings), as contained in the “Account” and “Edit Profile” links under the “Gear” icon at any time by logging in to your account and changing your profile settings.
- You can change identifying information by modifying your Facebook profile, such as your hometown. Your name is only shared with strangers if you mutually “Add” one another as friends to your Airtime friend list.
- If you wish to block someone from being able to call you on Airtime or see your status on Airtime, you may simply remove them from your friend list. This change will not be sent to Facebook.
- You can stop receiving promotional email communications from us by clicking on the “unsubscribe link” provided in such communications. We make every effort to promptly process all unsubscribe requests.
- If you have any questions about reviewing or modifying your account information, you can contact us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Note: You may not have the opportunity to control or delete content you Post (as defined below) on our Service. Please be aware that any information you Post or "share" via Facebook or Twitter with others through this Service may be available to the public.
Deleting your account: On active accounts, text chats may be saved indefinitely as well as snapshots of your video sessions and your User history. You can choose to delete your Airtime account from within the service by clicking on the “Account” tab under the “Gear” icon and then clicking on the “Delete” button under Delete Account or by emailing email@example.com. We will make every effort to delete all snaps and User history within thirty (30) days of when the account is deleted. However, Airtime may retain snaps and User history for deleted accounts that contain potentially illegal behavior which may require reporting to law enforcement or NCMEC.
Opting out of collection of your information for Tracking / Advertising: Please refer to your browser’s technical information for instructions on how to delete and disable cookies, and other tracking/recording tools. Note that disabling cookies and/or other tracking tools prevents Airtime or its business partners from tracking your browser’s activities in relation to the Service, and for use in targeted advertising activities by third parties. However, doing so may disable many of the features available through the Service.
4. EU and Swiss Safe Harbor Certification
Airtime adheres to the US-EU Safe Harbor Framework and the U.S.-Swiss Safe Harbor Framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use and retention of personal information from European Union member countries and Switzerland. Airtime has certified that it adheres to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles of notice, choice, onward transfer, security, data integrity, access and enforcement. To learn more about the Safe Harbor program, and to view Airtime’s certification, please visit the Safe Harbor website at http://export.gov/safeharbor/.
5. What steps do you take to keep my data safe?
Keeping your information safe: Airtime cares about the security of your information, and uses commercially reasonable safeguards to preserve the integrity and security of all information collected through the Service. However, Airtime cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to Airtime or guarantee that information on the Service may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed. Your privacy settings may also be affected by changes to the functionality of third party sites. Airtime is not responsible for the functionality or security measures of any third party.
Compromise of information: In the event that any information under our control is compromised as a result of a breach of security, Airtime will take reasonable steps to investigate the situation and where appropriate, notify those individuals whose information may have been compromised and take other steps, in accordance with any applicable laws and regulations.
6. What about children’s privacy?
Airtime does not knowingly collect or solicit any information from anyone under the age of 13 or knowingly allow such persons to register as Users. The Service and its content are not directed at children under the age of 13. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
7. What about my privacy on other sites that I get to from Airtime?
8. How do I contact Airtime?
Airtime Media Inc.
435 Market Street #44426
San Francisco, CA 94104