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Five Byte Studios provides services that sometimes ask for you to share information in order to better enhance our services. We want you to understand how we are using the information you provide and more importantly how we protect that information.
We collect information to provide better services to all of our users -- from simple things like your email address to detailed items like your location.
We collect information in two ways:
We use the information we collect to create better services for all our users.
We use the information we collect from all of our services to provide, maintain, protect and improve them, to develop new ones, and to protect Five Byte Studios and our users.
When you contact Five Byte Studios, we may keep a record of your communication to help solve any issues you might be facing. We may use your email address to inform you about our services, such as letting you know about upcoming changes or improvements.
We will use your information from the accounts that you provide to personalize and simplify your experience in our services. We may display your first name along with your profile photo in our services. We may use your account information to make it easier to share our services with your friends. If other users of our services already have your account information that identifies you, then we may show them your publically visible account information, such as your name and photo.
We use information collected from logs and other technologies to improve the overall quality of the services that we provide. For example, we may use the logs that were generated by your activity with our services to resolve issues and enhance our services.
Privacy is important and we understand people’s concerns with sharing information. In our services you have the choice to not share your information. However, it is important to remember that our services are enhanced through the information provided by our users.
Many of our services let you share information with others. Remember that when you share information publicly, it may be indexable by search engines. Our services provide you with different options on sharing your content.
We do not share personal information with companies, organizations and individuals outside of Five Byte Studios unless one of the following circumstances apply:
We work hard to protect Five Byte Studios and our users from unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of information we hold. In particular: