Graph Commons Privacy Policy



This Privacy Policy describes how and when Graph Commons collects, uses and shares your information when you use our Services.

Any information that you or other users provide to Graph Commons is subject to our Privacy Policy which governs our collection and use of your information.

You understand that through your use of the Services you consent to the collection and use (as set forth in the Privacy Policy) of this information, including the transfer of this information to the United States, and/or other countries for storage, processing and use by Graph Commons. Irrespective of which country you live in, you authorize us to use your information in, and as a result to transfer it to and store it in the United States and any other country where we operate.

As part of providing you the Services, we may need to provide you with certain communications, such as service announcements and administrative messages. These communications are considered part of the Services and your account, which you may not be able to opt-out from receiving.

Information Gathering and Usage

When you register for Graph Commons we ask for information such as your name, email address, billing address, or payment information. Members who sign up for the free account are not required to enter any payment details.

Web use collected information for the general purposes of products and services provision, billing, identification and authentication, services improvement, contact, and research.

Log Data

When you use our Services, we may receive information (“Log Data”) such as your IP address, browser type, operating system, the referring web page, pages visited, location, your mobile carrier, device information (including 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 account to authenticate to a third-party website or application, or visit a third-party service that includes a Graph Commons button or widget. We may also receive Log Data when you click on, view or interact with links on our Services, including links to third-party applications, such as when you choose to install another application through Graph Commons.

Graph Commons uses Log Data to provide, understand, and improve our Services, to make inferences, like what topics you may be interested in, and to customize the content we show you.

Also, we may share your Log Data provided that we are required to do so by an official request directed by Courts or jurisdictional departments.

Cookies

A cookie is a small amount of data, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier, that is sent to your browser from a web site's computers and stored on your computer's hard drive.

Cookies are required to use the Graph Commons service.

We use cookies to record current session information, but do not use permanent cookies. You are required to re-login to your Graph Commons account after a certain period of time has elapsed to protect you against others accidentally accessing your account contents.

Data Storage

Graph Commons uses third-party vendors and hosting partners to provide the necessary hardware, software, networking, storage, and related technology required to run Graph Commons. Although Graph Commons owns the code, databases, and all rights to the Graph Commons application, you retain all rights to your data.

Disclosure

Graph Commons may disclose personally identifiable information under special circumstances, such as to comply with subpoenas or when your actions violate the Terms of Service.

Changes

Graph Commons may periodically update this policy. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your Graph Commons primary account holder account or by placing a prominent notice on our site.

Effective: 9 October 2016

Thoughts or questions about this Privacy Policy? Please, let us know.