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Privacy Policy

DIYgamer.com is published by Indelible Marks, Inc., a California corporation, and the word “we” as used throughout this Privacy Policy refers to Indelible, GlobalShift.org, StudentStuff.com and its related websites, and to the founders, management and staff of Indelible Marks, Inc.

Links to Other Sites

This Web site contains links to other sites that are not owned or controlled by Indelible Marks. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites.

We encourage you to be aware when you leave our Web site and to read the privacy statements of each and every site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies only to information collected by this Web site.
Use and Disclosure of information

We may use the information collected automatically, such as your IP address and information stored via cookies, to gather statistics about the number of people who visit DIYgamer.com and to customize the site’s content, layout and services. We may share this information with third parties to help us improve DIYgamer.com and better serve our users.

Advertisements that appear on DIYgamer.com are delivered to you by our advertising partners. We may transfer information about your use of DIYgamer.com, such as your IP address and information stored via cookies, to our advertising partners and other third parties.

We may provide your personally identifiable information and the data generated by cookies and the aggregate information to the vendors and service agencies that we may engage to assist us in providing our services to you. Such third party entities will be obligated to use your personally identifiable information solely to provide the services to us.

We will disclose your personally identifiable information if we reasonably believe we are required to do so by law, regulation or other government authority or to protect the rights and property of Indelible Marks Inc., its affiliates or the public. We may also co-operate with law enforcement agencies in any official investigation and we may disclose your personally identifiable information to the relevant agency or authority in doing so.

We reserve the right to transfer your personal information in the event of a transfer of ownership of DIYgamer.com, such as acquisition by or merger with another company. If an acquiring company should plan to materially change this privacy policy, we will notify you beforehand.

Cookies

Cookies are a common Internet technology. Many web sites use cookies to provide useful features for their users. Cookies are small files that are written or downloaded to your computer’s hard drive when you access a site. They allow DIYgamer.com to store and quickly retrieve login information on your computer and provide data that we can use to improve the quality of our service. Most Internet browsers (such as Internet Explorer and Safari) are initially set up to accept cookies. If you prefer, you can set your browser to refuse cookies, although you may not be able to take full advantage of DIYgamer.com if you do so. You can disable cookies by going to Tools on your top menu bar. This will bring up the “Internet Options” dialogue box. On the top of the dialogue box, click on “Privacy”. This will bring up the “Settings” box. Scroll up using the slide bar on the left-hand side of the box, until the wording in the box states Block All Cookies. Then click on the “OK” button on the bottom of the menu box. If you follow these instructions, your computer will not accept cookies in future.

We may link information stored in cookies such as your age, gender and country with your personally identifiable information and we may use such information to gather statistics about the number of people who visit DIYgamer.com and to customize the site’s content, layout and services for delivery to you.

Our advertising partners may set and access cookies or use other technologies such as web beacons (which are electronic files that allow a web site to count users who have visited that page or to access certain cookies) in order to personalize advertising content. Use by these advertising partners of their own cookies and any other tracking technologies are subject to their privacy policies. DIYgamer.com uses its reasonable efforts to ensure that its advertising partners are operating with privacy policies that are in accordance with Indelible Marks Inc.’s own privacy standards as set out in this privacy policy.
Internet Awareness

Whenever you voluntarily post personal information in public areas, like journals, weblogs, message boards and forums, this information can be accessed by the public and can in turn be used by others to send you unsolicited communications. DIYgamer.com recommends that you exercise discretion in deciding what information you disclose on the Internet.
Changes in Privacy Policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes to this privacy statement, the home page, and/or other places we deem appropriate so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it.
We reserve the right to modify this privacy statement at any time, so please review it frequently. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here, by email, or by means of a notice on our home page.
Contact

If you have questions or concerns regarding this statement, please contact us by emailing editor.diygamer@gmail.com.

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Indelible Marks Inc.
2763 Via Segovia
Fullerton, CA 92835