Information Collection and Use
Information Collected Upon Registration/Upload/Post: When you create or reconfigure a Handwritingdetectives.com account or use our services, you provide some personal information, such as your name, phone, email address. None of this information, is listed publicly on our Services.
Additional Information: You may provide us with profile information to make public, such as a short biography, your location, your website, or a picture. You may provide information to customize your account, such as a cell phone number for the delivery of SMS messages. We may use your contact information to send you information about our Services or to market to you. You may use your account settings to unsubscribe from notifications from Handwritingdetectives.com. You may also unsubscribe by following the instructions contained within the notification or the instructions on our website. We may use your contact information to help others find your Handwritingdetectives.com account, including through third-party services and client applications. Your account settings control whether others can find you by your email address or cell phone number. If you email us, we may keep your message, email address and contact information to respond to your request. If you connect your Handwritingdetectives.com account to your account on another service in order to cross-post between Handwritingdetectives.com and that service, the other service may send us your registration or profile information on that service and other information that you authorize. This information enables cross-posting, helps us improve the Services, and is deleted from Handwritingdetectives.com within a few weeks of your disconnecting from Handwritingdetectives.com your account on the other service. Providing the additional information described in this section is entirely optional.
Posts and other Public Information: Our Services are primarily designed to help you upload handwriting samples for anlaysis. You may decide to post these content to third party sites. Most of the information you provide us is kept private except where you explicitly state so. This includes not only the messages you Post and the metadata provided with Posts, and many other bits of information that result from your use of the Services. We shall not be held liable or responsible where such information, videos, photos are downloaded, ripped or shared by users.
Location Information: We may use and store information about your location, IP and server to provide features of our Services, such as Posting with your location, and to improve and customize the Services. You may update location under your account settings/Edit Profile.
Cookies: Like many websites, we use “cookie” technology to collect additional website usage data and to improve our Services, but we do not require cookies for many parts of our Services such as posting and searching for data. A cookie is a small data file that is transferred to your computer’s hard disk. Handwritingdetectives.com may use both session cookies and persistent cookies to better understand how you interact with our Services, to monitor aggregate usage by our users and web traffic routing on our Services, and to customize and improve our Services. Most Internet browsers automatically accept cookies. You can instruct your browser, by changing its settings, to stop accepting cookies or to prompt you before accepting a cookie from the websites you visit. However, some Services may not function properly if you disable cookies.
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, 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 Handwritingdetectives.com account to authenticate to a third-party website or application, or visit a third-party website that includes a Handwritingdetectives.com button or widget. Handwritingdetectives.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 9 months.
Third-Parties: Handwritingdetectives.com uses third-party services to help provide our Services. These third-party service providers may collect information sent from your mobile device of a request. Third-party ad partners may share information with us, like a browser cookie ID or cryptographic hash of a common account identifier (such as an email address), to help us measure ad quality and tailor ads.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
Your Consent: We may share or disclose your personal information at your direction, such as when you authorize a third-party web client or application to access your Handwritingdetectives.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 comments and criticisms.
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. You can also permanently delete your Handwritingdetectives.com account. Your account will be deactivated and then deleted. When your account is deactivated, it is not viewable on Handwritingdetectives.com. For up to 90 days after deactivation it is still possible to restore your account if it was accidentally or wrongfully deactivated. After 90 days, we delete your account from our systems.
Changes to this Policy