Last Modified: 25th July, 2017

PRIVACY POLICY

Introduction

Blastworks Inc. (“Company” or “We”) respect your privacy and are committed to protecting it through our compliance with this policy.

This policy describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit the website http://www.blastworksinc.com (our “Website”) and/or access any of our games, including Slingo Arcade, Slingo Blast, Slingo Adventure, Slingo Shuffle, Slingo Showcase, Hidden Artifacts (our “Games”), and/or our mobile or desktop apps, including Bluefin (our “Apps”), and our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting and disclosing that information. Together, where applicable, we refer to our Website, Games and Apps collectively as our “Platform”.

This policy applies to information we collect:

  • Through our Platform.
  • In e-mail, text and other electronic messages between you and our Website, or otherwise in connection with our Platform.
  • Through mobile and desktop applications, including any Games, you download from our Website, or Games and/or Apps, which you access either through or Website or separately, including from third parties, and which provide dedicated non-browser-based interaction.

It does not apply to information collected by:

  • us offline or through any other means, including on any other website operated by Company or any third party; or
  • any third party, including through any application or content (including advertising) that may link to or be accessible from our Platform.

Please read this policy carefully to understand our policies and practices regarding your information and how we will treat it. If you do not agree with our policies and practices, your choice is not to use our Website or play our Games and use our Apps, i.e. not use our Platform. By accessing or using any part of our Platform, you agree to this privacy policy. This policy may change from time to time as described in Changes to our Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this Website or accessing our Games or Apps, after we make changes is deemed to be acceptance of those changes, so please check the policy periodically for updates.

 

Persons Under the Age of 18

Our Platform or parts of it, including our Website, Games or Apps, may not be intended for anyone under a certain age. These restrictions, if any, will be stated in the applicable terms of use. If there are age restrictions, we do not knowingly collect personal information from anyone under the applicable age. If you are under the applicable age, do not use or provide any information on our Website, on or through any of its features or through our Games or Apps in violation of the applicable terms of use. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a person under the applicable age, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about anyone under the applicable age due to your use of our Platform, please contact us at support@blastworksinc.com.

 

Information We Collect About You and How We Collect It

We may collect several types of information from and about users of our Platform, including information:

  • by which you may be personally identified, such as name, date of birth, e-mail address, and any other identifier by which you may be contacted online or offline (“personal information”);
  • that is about you but individually does not identify you, such as the date and time of your visit, page views, the URL of the page before and after you visit our Platform; and/or
  • about your internet connection, the browser and/or equipment you use to access our Platform and usage details.

We collect this information:

  • Directly from you when you provide it to us.
  • Automatically as you navigate through our Website, play our Games or use our Apps. Information collected automatically may include usage details, IP addresses and information collected through cookies, and other tracking technologies.
  • From third parties, for example, our business partners.

 

Information You Provide to Us

The information we collect on or through our Platform may include:

  • Information that you provide by filling in forms on our Website or in connection with playing our Games or using our Apps. This includes information provided at the time of registering to use any part of our Platform, posting material or requesting further services. We may also ask you for information when you enter a contest or promotion sponsored by us, and when you report a problem with our Platform.
  • Records and copies of your correspondence (including e-mail addresses), if you contact us.

You also may provide information to be published or displayed (hereinafter,“posted”) on public areas of the Website, or transmitted to other users of the Website or third parties (collectively, “User Contributions”). Your User Contributions are posted on and transmitted to others at your own risk. Please be aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. Additionally, we cannot control the actions of other users of the Website with whom you may choose to share your User Contributions. Therefore, we cannot and do not guarantee that your User Contributions will not be viewed by unauthorized persons.

 

Information We Collect Through Automatic Data Collection Technologies

As you navigate through and interact with our Platform, we may use automatic data collection technologies to collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions, activities and patterns, including:

  • Details of your visits to our Website, including traffic data, location data, logs and other communication data and the resources that you access and use on the Website, as well as detail of your Game play and/or App usage.
  • Information about your computer and internet connection, including your IP address, operating system and browser type.

The information we collect automatically is statistical data and does not include personal information, but we may maintain it or associate it with personal information we collect in other ways or receive from third parties. It helps us to improve our Platform and to deliver a better and more personalized service, including by enabling us to:

  • Estimate our audience size and usage patterns.
  • Store information about your preferences, allowing us to customize our Platform according to your individual interests and/or improve our Platform based on how it is generally used.
  • Speed up your searches
  • Recognize you when you return to our Platform.

The technologies we use for this automatic data collection may include:

  • Cookies (or browser cookies). A cookie is a small file placed on the hard drive of your computer. You may refuse to accept browser cookies by activating the appropriate setting on your browser. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of our Platform. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you direct your browser to our Website.
  • Flash Cookies. Certain features of our Website may use local stored objects (or Flash cookies) to collect and store information about your preferences and navigation to, from and on our Website. Flash cookies are not managed by the same browser settings as are used for browser cookies. For information about managing your privacy and security settings for Flash cookies, see Choices about How We Use and Disclose Your Information.
  • Web Beacons. Pages of our the Website may contain small electronic files known as web beacons (also referred to as clear gifs. pixel tags and single-pixel gifs) that permit the Company, for example, to count users who have visited those pages and for other related website statistics (for example, recording the popularity of certain website content and verifying system and server integrity).

Third-party Use of Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies

Some content or applications, including any advertisements, on our Platform are served by third-parties, including advertisers, ad networks and servers, content providers and application providers. These third parties may use cookies alone or in conjunction with web beacons or other tracking technologies to collect information about you when you use our website. The information they collect may be associated with your personal information or they may collect information, including personal information, about your online activities over time and across different websites and other online services. They may use this information to provide you with interest-based (behavioral) advertising or other targeted content.

We do not control these third parties’ tracking technologies or how they may be used. If you have any questions about an advertisement or other targeted content, you should contact the responsible provider directly.

 

How We Use Your Information

We use information that we collect about you or that you provide to us, including any personal information:

  • To present our Platform and its contents to you.
  • To provide you with information, products or services that you request from us.
  • To fulfill any other purpose for which you provide it.
  • To notify you about changes to our Platform or any products or services we offer or provide though it.
  • To allow you to participate in games and/or interactive features on our Website, play our Games or use our Apps.
  • In any other way we may describe when you provide the information.
  • For any other purpose with your consent.

 

Disclosure of Your Information

We may disclose aggregated information about our users, and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction.

We may disclose personal information that we collect or you provide as described in this privacy policy:

  • To our subsidiaries and affiliates.
  • To contractors, service providers and other third parties we use to support our business.
  • To a buyer or other successor in the event of a merger, divestiture, restructuring, reorganization, dissolution or other sale or transfer of some or all of the Company’s assets, whether as a going concern or as part of bankruptcy, liquidation or similar proceeding, in which personal information held by the Company about our Platform users is among the assets transferred.
  • To fulfill the purpose for which you provide it.
  • For any other purpose disclosed by us when you provide the information.
  • With your consent.

We may also disclose your personal information:

  • To comply with any court order, law or legal process, including to respond to any government or regulatory request.
  • To enforce or apply the applicable terms of use.
  • If we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the rights, property, or safety of the Company, our customers or others.

 

Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information

We strive to provide you with choices regarding the personal information you provide to us. We have created mechanisms to provide you with the following control over your information:

  • Tracking Technologies. You can set your browser to refuse all or some browser cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. To learn how you can manage your Flash cookie settings, visit the Flash player settings page on Adobe’s website. If you disable or refuse cookies, please note that some parts of the Website may then be inaccessible or not function properly.

 

Your California Privacy Rights

California Civil Code Section § 1798.83 permits users of our Platform that are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please send an e-mail to support@blastworksinc.com.

 

Data Security

We have implemented measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration and disclosure. All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers behind firewalls.

The safety and security of your information also depends on you. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password for access to certain parts of our Platform you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share your password with anyone. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to our Platform. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on our Platform.

 

Changes to Our Privacy Policy

It is our policy to post any changes we make to our privacy policy on this. If we make material changes to how we treat our users’ personal information, we will notify you by e-mail to the e-mail address specified in your account and/or through a notice on our Website home page. The date the privacy policy was last revised is identified at the top of the page. You are responsible for ensuring we have an up-to-date active and deliverable e-mail address for you, and for periodically visiting our Website and this privacy policy to check for any changes as you continue to use our Platform.

 

Contact Information

To ask questions or comment about this privacy policy and our privacy practices, contact us at:

privacy@blastworksinc.com