2. Collection of Information
Registration. In order to access the entire Amber Engine, users may be required to register for an account, which may provide the registrant with expanded access to Amber Engine. During the account registration process, You will be asked to submit personal information, including Your legal name and an active email address.
Other Information You Provide Us. If You apply for a job, purchase products, or contact Us through Our website, We collect the requested information that You provide including Your phone number, address, and credit card information. You may choose whether or not to provide such information; however, the information may be required to complete Your transaction or respond to Your request.
Automatically Collected Information. Information concerning Your computer hardware and software is automatically collected and may be shared within Amber and its service providers. This information may include: Your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times, Your location information and referring website addresses. Amber may use this information to maintain the quality of its service and to provide general statistics about visitors.
Storage and Transfer of Personal Information. Amber may store and process in the United States or any other country in which Amber or its affiliates, subsidiaries, or agents maintain facilities. By using Amber Engine, You consent to any such transfer of information outside of Your country.
3. Use + Sharing of Information
Amber collects and uses Your personal information in order to operate Amber Engine. Therefore, We use Your information in specific ways such as:
• processing Your product orders;
• creating and managing Your account;
• communicating with You;
• responding to Your inquiries and communications;
• customer service and technical support, which may include responding to Your requests, resolving issues, and/or troubleshooting problems;
• improving and customizing the website, communications, and advertisements;
• for internal operations such as enhancing Our offerings and to conduct research and analysis;
• to assist in loss prevention and anti-fraud measures;
• to comply with applicable laws, regulations, and legal processes; and/or
• to protect the security and integrity of Our business, the website, the products We sell, users, customers, and Our third party business partners and service providers.
Except as otherwise stated below, the personal information that You provide on Amber Engine will not be shared with any third parties, although Amber reserves the right to share such information with its affiliates and subsidiaries without Your permission. We also use Your information for internal marking purposes, such as to notify You when You might be interested in Our products.
Amber provides links to send email messages to Amber Engine for Your convenience and Your email address is used so that Amber Engine may reply to Your inquiry. Amber tracks the pages on Amber Engine that Our customers visit in order to determine which areas of Amber Engine are the most popular.
4. Information Security
The email address You provide to Amber is held on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. If You create a profile on Amber Engine or if You register for an account, You will be required to select a password. This password can be changed at any time after You first log into the service by using Your current password. You must keep Your password confidential and You must not share this information with anyone. If You share a computer with anyone, You should always log out of Amber Engine before leaving it to prevent access to Your information from subsequent users of that computer.
Amber Engine pages may contain electronic images known as web beacons that permit Amber to count users who have visited those pages and for other related statistics—(e.g., recording the popularity of certain Amber Engine content and verifying system and server integrity). Web beacons are not used to access Your personal information on Amber Engine; they are solely used to compile aggregated statistics concerning the use of Amber Engine. Web beacons collect only a limited set of information including a cookie number, the time and date of a page view, and a description of the page on which the web beacon resides.
6. User Disclosed Content
Any personal information or personally sensitive data that You disclose through the communities, forums, message boards, chat rooms, or other public online forums hosted on Amber Engine, may be collected and used by others. We recommend that You exercise serious caution when disclosing personal information to others in these public online forums.
7. User Access to Information
You can access some of the information that We collect and process about You. For example, You can access information regarding recent orders from Amber Engine; personal information (including name, email, password, communications preferences and address book); payment settings; email notification settings; and prior order history.
Occasionally, Amber may send out emails concerning Amber Engine disruptions, new products and other news about Amber’s services. These emails are sent to all account holders and are not subscription-based. Such emails are considered a part of Amber’s service to the users of its Amber Engine.
8. Links and Third Party Websites
We employ industry recognized security safeguards to help protect the personal information that You have provided to Us from loss, misuse, or unauthorized alteration. All such data sent to Us is protected with technology that enables encryption of Your data. Amber’s web server supports the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) transaction protocol originally developed by Netscape and now largely accepted as an industry standard. The purpose of this encryption protocol is to keep confidential the information passed back and forth between a Web server and its users.
10. Use Outside the United Stated or Canada
Amber Engine is provided from within the United States, and products sold to customers residing in, the United States or Canada, and are subject to the applicable laws and regulations of the United States and Canada. If You use Amber Engine from outside the United States, please be aware that Your information may be transferred to, stored, or processed in the United States where Our servers are located and Our database is operated. The data protections and other laws of the United States may not be as comprehensive as those in Your country. We will rely on legally-provided mechanisms to lawfully transfer personal information across borders.
11. Children’s Privacy
Amber Engine is intended for a general audience and is not intended for use or view by children under 13 years of age without parental consent, and We do not knowingly collect information about children or sell products to children. Consistent with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act, We will not knowingly collect any information from children under the age of 13. If You are under the age of 13, You must ask Your parent or guardian to assist You in using Amber Engine. Please contact Us as provided below in the Contact Information section if You believe that We may have collected such information without parental or guardian consent.
12. Email Security
“Phishing” is a scam designed to steal Your personal information. If You receive an email that looks like it is from Amber Engine asking You for Your personal information, including account information, please notify Us as provided below.
13. Contact Information
14. Do Not Track Requests
California and Delaware law requires Us to indicate whether We honor “Do Not Track” settings in Your browser. At this time, there is no worldwide uniform or consistent industry standard or definition for responding to, processing, or communicating Do Not Track signals. Thus, like many other websites and online services, Amber Engine is currently unable to respond to Do Not Track Signals. To find out more about “Do Not Track”, You may wish to visit http://www.allaboutdnt.com.