Beyond 3D Books Inc. ("Beyond 3D Books") operates Beyond3dbooks.com and may operate other websites. It is Beyond 3D Book's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, Beyond 3D Books collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Beyond 3D Book's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Beyond 3D Book's visitors use its website. From time to time, Beyond 3D Books may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Beyond 3D Books also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on Beyond3dbooks.com blogs/sites. Beyond 3D Books only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Beyond 3D Book's websites choose to interact with Beyond 3D Books in ways that require Beyond 3D Books to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Beyond 3D Books gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at Beyond3dbooks.com to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Beyond 3D Books are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Beyond 3D Books collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Beyond 3D Books. Beyond 3D Books does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Beyond 3D Books may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Beyond 3D Books may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Beyond 3D Books does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Beyond 3D Books discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Beyond 3D Book's behalf or to provide services available at Beyond 3D Book's websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Beyond 3D Book's websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Beyond 3D Books will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Beyond 3D Books discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Beyond 3D Books believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Beyond 3D Books, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Beyond 3D Books website and have supplied your email address, Beyond 3D Books may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what's going on with Beyond 3D Books and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Beyond 3D Books takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Beyond 3D Books, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Beyond 3D Books goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Beyond 3D Books may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.