We believe in keeping customers informed of STRADEUM’s practices, especially those regarding the privacy of our online visitors. This Privacy Statement contains the guidelines that will be followed if and when we collect information from your visits. These guidelines pertain only to your visit to the websites operated by or for stradeum.com, regional STRADEUM site and their URLs. Since the linked sites may have different privacy policies, please visit the sites for details on their applicable practices.
For each online visitor, our web server automatically recognizes, collects, and /or maintains certain kinds of information such your IP address, domain name combination and any referring sites. We may use several electronic tools to do this, two of which are coolies and web beacons.
When you visit our website or advertisements appearing thereon or use our website service, we may use “cookies” to store certain information on your computer. Cookie technology allows us to recognize you and hold information from your visit, so that we can deliver more individualized content and advertising. You can set your browser to delete cookies from your hard drive, block acceptance of cookies, or receive a warning before a cookie is stored. You can set your browser to delete cookies from your hard drive, block acceptance of cookies, or receive a warning before a cookie is stored. If you delete or block cookies, we may not be able to restore any customized settings that you previously indicated, and our ability to personalize your experience with our websites will be limited. Please refer to your browser instructions or the “help” screen to learn more about these commands.
We may also itself research or employ third parties to research particular usage and activities on our websites via web beacons. The information collected through these web beacons is in an anonymous and collective form. Web beacons are used to learn more about users including demographics and usage patterns, and can result in more accurate reporting and more effective marketing.
Generally, we do not require that our online visitors provide personally identifiable information to visit and use our websites. However, such information is necessary if you elect to participate in certain activities. If you choose to refrain from providing the required information, you may not be eligible to participate in those activities. We may request “personal information” to enable you to participate in contests and forums, to fill out registrations, or to order products and services through these sites. Personal information is individually identifiable information such as your email address, name, mailing address, telephone number, social security number, credit card number, or persistent identifier (such as a customer number held in a cookie) which is associated with individually identifiable information. STRADEUM may combine the information you directly provide on our websites with information we may collect offline from you or from third parties. This is so that we can more effectively customize our site, services, and offers to you.
We will not share the personal information you provide on our websites with nay other parties, except (a) to affiliated iriver companies, (b) with your consent (refer to paragraph below), (c) as may be required by law or court order, (d) to persons or companies with whom STRADEUM engages to carry out or provide support for the operations of the site or our business, or (e) under extreme circumstances to protect the personal safety or property of our users, the public, or ourselves.
We may gather, aggregate, and maintain anonymous information pertaining to our online visitors, such as visitors’ hobbies, interests, purchasing habits, and music preferences. This aggregated information can then be used to tailor STRADEUM’s website contents and advertising to supply a better experience for our visitors. We may also share aggregated information with advertisers, business partners, sponsors, and other third parties to provide various kinds of statistical information. This information does not include any personally identifiable information about you or allow anyone to identify you individually.
Unless you request otherwise, we may contact you to provide information about products, services, promotions, contests, or other activities or offers that may interest you. You may specify whether or not you wish to receive such communications on our websites where such opportunities are given or by submitting the required information. Additionally, every time we contact you, you will have the opportunity to elect not to receive further direct communications.
We make great efforts to maintain the security of your personal information and prevent unauthorized access to it through the use of appropriate technology and internal procedures. Nevertheless, we do not guarantee that unauthorized access will never occur.
By submitting any personal information to our websites, all users, including without limitation users in the member states of the European Union, fully understand and unambiguously consent to the collection and processing of the information in Korea and in the United States of America.
If you have any questions or comments about our personal information practices or about this Privacy Statement, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org