This Website is intended for adults aged 18 and older, and is not intended for or directed to persons under age 18. Hopecam does not collect Personal Information through this Website from any person known to be under the age of 18.
How We Collect Information About You
We collect information about you in the following ways:
You may submit Voluntary Information.
There may be certain areas in this Website where you can voluntarily submit information, including personal information such as information that could be used to identify or contact you ("Personal Information"), to Hopecam. If you choose to voluntarily submit information, including Personal Information, to Hopecam through this Website, you understand that such information will be transmitted over the Internet. While Hopecam has taken reasonable steps to protect any information that you may submit from unauthorized interception and use, the risk of unauthorized interception and use of electronically transmitted information cannot be entirely eliminated. Therefore, there is always a risk of unauthorized interception and use of any information that you submit to Hopecam through this Website. If you voluntarily access and use this Website, Hopecam will not be responsible for any unauthorized interception and use of your information, and you understand and agree that Hopecam shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special or consequential damages arising from your use of this Website.
We may store your Internet Protocol Address.
We may store the Internet Protocol (IP) address of your computer when you visit our Website. This information is only used in the aggregate to create broad demographic summaries of website users. For example, the information can be used to let us know what percentage of users come from North or South America. However, our use of the IP addresses does not identify the actual users of this Website.
Our Disclosure of Information to Third Parties
Internal Handling of Personal Information
We want your Personal Information to remain as secure as reasonably possible. That is why we have a two-tier system that combines technical safeguards and employee access restrictions. On the technical side, we use Secure Sockets Layer encryption technology to protect the integrity and privacy of the Personal Information you provide to us through the Internet. To take advantage of these technical safeguards, your computer must meet the minimum browser requirements for this site, which is Netscape 3.0 or Internet Explorer 4.0 or higher. Only authorized Hopecam employees and professional staff are permitted access to your Personal Information.
Our use of your information.
To enable us to verify user credentials in order to maintain reasonable security;
To provide our editors with information that is useful in developing new features and services for our users;
To allow us to potentially vary advertising based on user preference, usage preferences, and demographics;
To enable us to develop and improve the features, content, and services available through the site; and
To contact you regarding new Website features, topic-based news alerts, products, and product and service buying opportunities.
Internally, we use Aggregate Information in a number of ways to improve the Website and its content and services. The Aggregate Information helps us determine how much our customers use parts of the Website, so we can improve our site to assure that it is as appealing as we can make it for as many people as possible.
Updating Your Personal Information and Contacting Us