Collection and use of information
We use the information we collect to analyze how the Service is used, diagnose service or technical issues, maintain security, personalize content, remember information to help you access your account efficiently, monitor aggregated metrics such as total visitor count, traffic, and demographic trends, and track user content and users as necessary to comply with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act and other applicable laws.
Information provided by the user:
You provide us with information about yourself, such as your name and email address, if you register for a member account with the Service. Your name and other information you choose to add to your profile will be publicly available on the Service. We may use your email address to send you Service-related notifications. You can control the receipt of certain Service-related messages on your Settings page. We may also use your contact details to send you marketing messages. If you do not wish to receive such messages, you can unsubscribe by following the instructions contained in the message. If you correspond with us by email, we may retain the content of your emails, your email address and our responses.
You also provide us with information in User Content that you post to the Service. Your posts and other contributions to the Service, and the metadata about them (such as when you posted them), are publicly visible on the Service, along with your name (unless the Service allows you to post anonymously). This information may be searched by search engines and republished elsewhere on the web in accordance with our Terms of Service.
If you choose to use our invitation service to invite a friend to the Service, we will ask you for that person's email address and automatically send you an email invitation. We store this information to send this email, to register your friend if your invitation is accepted, and to track the success of our invitation service.
When you visit the Service, we may send one or more "cookies" - small data files - to your computer to uniquely identify your browser and let TLS help you connect faster and improve your site experience. . A cookie can send us anonymous information about how you navigate the Service, but does not collect personal information about you. A persistent cookie remains on your computer after you close your browser so that it can be used by your browser on subsequent visits to the Service. Persistent cookies can be deleted by following the instructions in your web browser. A session cookie is temporary and disappears after closing your browser. You can reset your web browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, some features of the Service may not work properly if the ability to accept cookies is disabled.
Log file information is automatically reported by your browser each time you access a web page. When you use the Service, our servers automatically record certain information that your web browser sends each time you visit a website. These server logs may include information such as your web request, Internet Protocol ("IP") address, browser type, referring / exit pages and URLs, number of clicks, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed and other such information.
Third party services:
We may use Google Analytics or Mixpanel to help understand use of the Service. Google Analytics and Mixpanel collect information sent by your browser as part of a web page request, including cookies and your IP address. Google Analytics and Mixpanel also receive this information and its use is governed by their privacy policies.
How we share your information
Personally Identifiable Information:
We may share or disclose your information with your consent, for example if you choose to connect to the Service through a third party service. We cannot control the use of your information by third parties.
TLS may disclose your personal information if the law or a subpoena so requires or if we believe it is reasonably necessary to comply with a law, regulation or legal request; to protect the safety of all persons; to resolve fraud, security or technical issues; or to protect the rights or property of TLS.
Non-personally identifiable information:
We may share non-personally identifiable information (such as anonymous usage data, referring / exit pages and URLs, platform types, number of clicks, etc.) with interested third parties for them. help to understand the usage patterns of certain TLS services.
How we protect your information
We use commercially reasonable physical, managerial and technical safeguards to maintain the integrity and security of your personal information. However, we cannot ensure or guarantee the security of any information you transmit to TLS or guarantee that your information on the Service cannot be viewed, disclosed, modified or destroyed in the event of a breach of any of our physical protections, technical or managerial.
Your choices regarding your information
You may, of course, refuse to submit personally identifiable information through the Service, in which case TLS may not be able to provide certain services to you. You can update or correct your account information and email preferences at any time by signing into your account.
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Last update on: September 6, 2021