Your privacy is very important to us. At Alström Angels, we have a few fundamental principles that we follow:
Alström Angels (“Alström Angels”, “Our,” “The Company,” “Ourselves,” “We”, “Our,” “Us,” and “Website” refers to our Company and/or website(s).) operates alstromangels.com. Alström Angel’s policy is to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, We collect non-personally identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Our purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Our visitors use its website. From time to time, We may release non-personally identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of Our website.
We also collect potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged-in users and for users leaving comments on our blogs. We only disclose logged-in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that blog commenter IP addresses are visible and disclosed to the blog administrators where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Our website(s) choose to interact with Our Company in ways that require Us to gather personally identifying information. The amount and type of information that We gather depend on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who comment on our blog to provide a username and email address. We collect their emails for those who wish to receive updates from Our Company via email. In each case, We collect such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Us. We do not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
We may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to Our website(s). For instance, We may monitor the most popular pages on our website(s) or use a spam screener by the Akismet service to help identify spam. We may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, We do not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Our Company discloses potentially personally identifying and personally identifying information only, to those of its employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information to process it on Our behalf or to provide services available on Our website(s), and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Our website(s), you consent to the transfer of such information to them. We will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations, as described above, Our Company discloses potentially personally identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order, or other governmental requests or when Our Company believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect Our property or rights, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of Our website(s) and have supplied your email address, We may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Our Company and our products. We primarily use our various product blogs to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example, via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. We take all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration, or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Our Company or substantially all of its assets were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Our Company goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that are transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur and that any acquirer of Our Company may continue to use your personal information as outlined in this policy.
Comments and other content submitted to the Akismet anti-spam service are not saved on our servers unless they were marked as false positives. We store them long enough to use them to improve the service and avoid future false positives.