UCCTU.COM connects people and businesses everywhere to what most important to them. Any registered user can send a micro-blog, which is a message that is public by default and can include other content like photos, videos, locations, and links to other content and websites.
Information Collection and Use
What information do we collect? We collect information from you when you register on our site, use your micro-blog, communicate with others, post information, place an order or query our site. When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name, e-mail address, a password and optionally your date of birth, gender, location, website, twitter account, facebook account, google+ account as well as a bio on yourself. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.
What do we use your information for?
Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
- To personalize your experience (your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs)
- To improve our website (we continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you)
- To improve customer service (your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs)
- To process transactions Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or service requested.
- To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature
- To send periodic emails The email address you provide for order processing, may be used to send you information and updates pertaining to your order, in addition to receiving occasional company news, updates, related product or service information, etc.
Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, discontinue your account.
Micro-blogs, Following, Lists and other Public Information: Our Services are primarily designed to help you share information with the world. Most of the information you provide us is information you are asking us to make public. This includes not only the messages you blog and the metadata provided with blogging, such as when you blogged, but also the lists you create, the people you follow, the blogs you mark as favorites or reblog, and many other bits of information that result from your use of the Services. Our default is almost always to make the information you provide public for as long as you do not delete it from UCCTU.COM. Your public information is broadly and instantly disseminated. For instance, your public user profile information and public micro-blogs may be searchable by search engines and are immediately delivered to a wide range of users and services, with one example being the UCCTU.COM framework of services, which archives micro-blogs for historical purposes. When you share information or content like photos, videos, and links via the Services, you should think carefully about what you are making public.
Location Information: You may choose to publish your location in your micro-blogs and in your UCCTU.COM profile. You may also tell us your location when you set your trend location on UCCTU.COM or enable your computer or mobile device to send us location information. We may use and store information about your location to provide features of our Services, such as blogging with your location, and to improve and customize the Services.
Links: UCCTU.COM may keep track of how you interact with links across our Services, including our email notifications, third-party services, and client applications, by redirecting clicks or through other means. We do this to help improve our Services, to provide more relevant advertising, and to be able to share aggregate click statistics such as how many times a particular link was clicked on.
Yes (Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computers hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information
Log Data: Our servers automatically record information ("Log Data") created by your use of the Services. Log Data may include information such as your IP address, browser type, operating system, the referring web page, pages visited, location, your mobile carrier, device and application IDs, search terms, mouse behavior, and cookie information. We receive Log Data when you interact with our Services, for example, when you visit our websites, sign into our Services, interact with our email notifications, use your UCCTU.COM account to authenticate to a third-party website or application, or visit a third-party website that includes a UCCTU.COM button or widget. UCCTU.COM uses Log Data to provide our Services and to measure, customize, and improve them. If not already done earlier, for example, as provided below for Widget Data, we will either delete Log Data or remove any common account identifiers, such as your username, full IP address, or email address, after 28 months.
Third-Party Service Providers: UCCTU.COM uses a variety of third-party services to help provide our Services, such as hosting our various blogs and wikis, and to help us understand the use of our Services, such as Google Analytics. These third-party service providers may collect information sent by your browser as part of a web page request, such as cookies or your IP address.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
Your Consent: We may share or disclose your information at your direction, such as when you authorize a third-party web client or application to access your UCCTU.COM account.
Non-Private or Non-Personal Information: We may share or disclose your non-private, aggregated or otherwise non-personal information, such as your public user profile information, public blogs, the people you follow or that follow you, or the number of users who clicked on a particular link (even if only one did).
Modifying Your Personal Information
If you are a registered user of our Services, we provide you with tools and account settings to access or modify the personal information you provided to us and associated with your account.
Terms and Conditions
Please also visit our Terms and Conditions section establishing the use, disclaimers, and limitations of liability governing the use of our website at http://www.ucctu.com/index.php?a=page&b=tos.
Changes to this Policy
Effective: Jan 26, 2015.