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Privacy Statement

StrongPix Privacy Policy

Effective as from May 2010.

Our mission at StrongPix AB (“StrongPix”) is to provide you, the Digital Photographer, with a world class Digital Photo Secure Storage service based on social network collaboration for free unlimited secure backup storage of digital photos on the internet (the “StrongPix Services” as defined in the StrongPix End User License Agreement).

Your privacy is one of our cornerstones and this policy (the “Privacy Policy”) describes what personal information we may collect from You and what we will and will not do with that information.

To be able to provide You with the StrongPix Services, we may request some information from You and automatically collect information about Your use of the StrongPix Services.

The same applies to your use of the StrongPix websites at http://www.strongpix.com and any other StrongPix branded URLs (the ”StrongPix Websites”) where we may request some information from You and automatically collect information about Your use of the StrongPix Websites.

1. How we collect and use personal information

When you sign up for a StrongPix account in the StrongPix Services or on the StrongPix Websites or when you install the StrongPix Services on your computer or other device, we may ask you for certain personal information such as email address, postal address, age, gender and place of residence. In addition, when you use the StrongPix Services and StrongPix Websites, we will automatically receive information about your use of the StrongPix Services and StrongPix Websites including personal information such as camera type, camera brand, camera make and camera model used, date and time of pictures taken, your Internet protocol address, performance of your network and computer, your browser type, language and identifying information, your operating system and application version. We may also collect aggregated statistics like, but not limited to, number of photos captured or stored per time period, per camera type.

Some of the information that we ask about You may be required and other information may be optional and is up to Your own discretion to provide. All the information that You do provide in Your personal information, including any optional, may be used by us in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

We reserve the right to request that You, at any time and at our discretion, update Your personal information records from within the StrongPix Services or the StrongPix Websites. We will notify You that such a request is pending by a notification message inside the StrongPix Services, StrongPix Websites or by a email notification.

We also reserve the right to add or remove, at any time and at our discretion, what information is to be asked for, and also if that information is required or optional, within the StrongPix Services or the StrongPix Websites. What information that is asked for, will be visible the next time you change your personal information records from inside the StrongPix Services or StrongPix Websites.

We will use your personal information

(i) to provide the products and services that You have purchased or requested (including the display of customized content and advertising),

(ii) to communicate with You concerning Your account and customer service issues.

(iii) to personalize and improve the StrongPix Services and the StrongPix Websites,

(iv) to ensure the technical functioning of our products and services,

(v) to develop new products and services,

2. Sharing information with others

Unless you give us your explicit approval in advance we will only share your personal information as is necessary to:

Provide You with the products or services that You have purchased or requested.
Enforce the terms and conditions of the StrongPix End User License Agreement.
Comply with laws and regulations or respond to litigation.
Allow for a change of ownership of StrongPix (including but not limited to an acquisition by or merger with another company) and related transfer of all personal information to the new owner in which case any information remains protected in accordance with this Privacy Policy.
Allow advertising audits and analysis measuring the size and composition of the group of users that have experienced and/or viewed an advertisement or other promotional information.
Allow us to use a third party to perform surveys measuring Your experiences and use of our services (not permitting the third party to use Your personal information for any other purpose).
Allow us to share aggregated statistics about use of the StrongPix Services with our business partners. We will not, however, share personally identifying information with these partners or any third parties, except under the narrow circumstances described above.
In some cases, access to certain products and services may require You to provide Your personal information to a third party, such as our business partners. In such cases, this will be stated during the registration process, in the terms of use or in a similar manner. The third party’s use of such information is governed by that party’s privacy policy, and StrongPix’s use is governed by this Privacy Policy. Please visit the privacy policy of our business partners’ to make sure that You understand how they use the personal information You provide to them. If You do not wish for such use of your personal data taking place, you should not register for the applicable product or service.

3. Transfer of personal information to other countries

StrongPix processes personal information on servers in a number of countries. We may therefore transfer and process Your personal information on a server outside your country. However, we will always do so in accordance with this Privacy Policy and applicable law.

4. Security

We take a number of steps to keep Your personal information secure from unauthorized access. For example, we store Your personal data in encrypted format and use encrypted transmissions to the systems that store your personal information. Further, we respect and comply with EU legislation on data protection.

5. Access to personal information and corrections

You can access and update some of the personal information we keep on You directly from within the StrongPix Services by editing Your user profile.

6. Links

We may display links to third party websites. Please note that we cannot control and cannot be held responsible for the privacy policies of such websites. You should always read the privacy policy of a website to find out more about how personal information is collected and processed.

7. Cookies

We may also store information about You using cookies (files which are sent by us to Your computer or other access device) that we can access when you visit the StrongPix Websites in the future. We do this to help improve the user experience of the website.

If You want to delete any cookies that are already on your computer, please refer to the instructions for your file management software to locate the file or directory that stores cookies.

Please note that by deleting our cookies or disabling future cookies you may not be able to access certain areas or features of our site.

8. Changes to this Privacy Policy

StrongPix reserves the right to make changes to this Privacy Policy. If we make any material changes to this policy we will notify you by posting the new version of the policy on the StrongPix Websites. It is your own responsibility to check the website for such postings from time to time.

Please note that by accepting the StrongPix End User License Agreement or by using the StrongPix Services or the StrongPix Websites, You consent to the collection and processing of Your personal information as described in this Privacy Policy. As mentioned above, we will notify You if we make any material changes to this Privacy Policy by posting the new version of the policy on the StrongPix Websites. Your continued use of the StrongPix Services or the StrongPix Websites following the posting of changes to this Privacy Policy will constitute an acceptance of such changes.

If you have any concerns, questions or thoughts on how we can improve our privacy policy, please let us know by sending an email to privacy@strongpix.com.

9. English version prevails

In the event that this Privacy Policy is translated into other languages and there is a discrepancy between the two language versions, the English language version shall prevail to the extent that such discrepancy is the result of an error in translation.

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