This privacy statement covers the website Kid101.com. Your use of Kid101.com indicates your agreement to abide by the Terms in effect.
Kid101.com is the sole owner of the information collected on the Kid101.com. Kid 101.may collect information from our users at several different points on the Kid101.com site.
A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user’s computer tied to information about the user. We may use both session ID cookies and persistent cookies. For the session ID cookie, once users close the browser, the cookie simply terminates. A persistent cookie is a small text file stored on the user’s hard drive for an extended period of time. Persistent cookies can be removed by following Internet browser help file directions. You can configure your browser to accept all cookies, reject all cookies, or notify you when a cookie is set. If you reject all cookies, you will not be able to use Kid101.com products or services that require you to “sign in,” and you may not be able to take full advantage of all offerings. However, not all Kid101.com services require that you accept cookies.
Third Party Links, Websites and Services
The Websites contain links to websites and content operated by third parties. Such links do not mean or imply that Kid101.com endorses, recommends, sponsors, or otherwise has any affiliation or relationship with any third party, and no affiliation or relationship should be presumed. Kid101.com does not control and is not responsible for any aspect of such websites and content.
Like most standard Web site servers Kid101.com uses log files. This includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user movements in the aggregate, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses, etc. are not linked to personally identifiable information. We may use a tracking utility that uses log files to analyze user movement.
In the event Kid101.com goes through a business transition, such as a merger, acquisition by another company, or sale of a portion of its assets, users’ personal information will, in most instances, be part of the assets transferred.
In order to enhance their use of Kid101.com, users can choose to leave comments on particular articles of interest. However, if a third party complains that a comment breaches our Terms of Service (e.g. libels them), then in accordance with our Terms, we will make reasonable efforts to contact the commenter and alert them to the situation. If we are required to by law to disclose commenters’ contact information, we will attempt to contact commenters to give them the opportunity to respond to such requests.
Kid101.com may launch a mailing list for the website Kid101.com, in order to provide subscribers with relevant information – breaking news, or weekly or daily round-ups, for example. In order to sign up to receive regular emails from a site’s mailing list, users must submit information including a valid email address and demographic information. This information will be used in aggregate form only in order to assess general user interest in various internal and third party products and services, and your personal and contact information will not be passed to any other organization. Users who choose to sign up for a mailing list will receive regular emails from the site. Most of the time, these will be content from the site in question, but we may occasionally send out an email from a third party sponsor. This does not represent an endorsement by Kid101.com of any products advertised therein. It will clearly be marked as advertising: please check it out, as we hope you will feel that it is relevant to you. If you do not wish to receive emails from third party advertisers, please do not sign up for the mailing list.
Though we make every effort to preserve user privacy, Kid101.com may need to disclose personal information when required by law wherein we have a good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with a current judicial proceeding, a court order or legal process served on any of the Kid101.com Sites.
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