The Little Blue World ("The Little Blue World") operates little-blue-world.com and may operate other websites. It is The Little Blue World's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, The Little Blue World collects 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. The Little Blue World's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how The Little Blue World's visitors use its website. From time to time, The Little Blue World may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
The Little Blue World also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on little-blue-world.com blogs/sites. The Little Blue World only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to The Little Blue World's websites choose to interact with The Little Blue World in ways that require The Little Blue World to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that The Little Blue World gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at little-blue-world.com to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with The Little Blue World are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, The Little Blue World collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with The Little Blue World. The Little Blue World does 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.
The Little Blue World may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. The Little Blue World may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, The Little Blue World does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
The Little Blue World 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 in order to process it on The Little Blue World's behalf or to provide services available at The Little Blue World's websites, 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 The Little Blue World's websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. The Little Blue World 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, The Little Blue World discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when The Little Blue World believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of The Little Blue World, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an The Little Blue World website and have supplied your email address, The Little Blue World 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 The Little Blue World and our products. If you send us a request (for example via 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. The Little Blue World takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If The Little Blue World, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that The Little Blue World goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of The Little Blue World may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.