Last Modified: 29 January 2013
Information We Collect
We collect information to provide a better service to our users. This can include information such as ratings and trends.
We collect information in two ways:
- Information that you give us. For example when you sign up for a StormPass account we'll ask for some personal information such as your name and email address.
Information that we get from the use of our services. We may collect information about the services that you use and how you use them, such as when you connect to StormMeta, our
Meta Data service provider used by the StormPlay client. This information includes:
We may collect device-specific information (such as your hardware model, operating system version and unique device identifiers). We may associate your device identifiers with your StormPlay client or StormPass Account.
When you use our services or view content provided by Storm Entertainment, we may automatically collect and store certain information in server logs. This may include:
- Details of how you used our service, such as your metadata search queries.
- Internet protocol address.
- Device event information, such as crashes, system activity, hardware settings and the date and time of your request.
We may collect and process information to help us identify your location, such as GPS signals and Internet Protocol Address data.
Unique Application Identifiers
Certain services include a unique application identifier. This identifier and information about your installation (for example, the operating system type and application version number) may be sent to Storm Entertainment when you install or uninstall that service or when that service periodically contacts our servers, such as for automatic updates
Cookies And Anonymous Identifiers
We use various technologies to collect and store information when you visit a Storm Entertainment service, which may include one or more cookies or anonymous identifiers sent to your device
How We Use The Information We Collect
We use the information that we collect from all of our services to provide, maintain, protect and improve them, to develop new ones and to protect Storm Entertainment and our users. We also use this information to offer you tailored content such as giving you more relevant search results and recommendations.
We may use the information provided by you to StormPass accross all of the services that require or support StormPass such as your name and photo. We may show any publicly visable StormPass profile information.
We may combine information across services, for example data collected from StormPlay may be used by StormMeta
Storm Entertainment processes personal information on our servers in many countries around the world. We may process your personal information on a server located outside the country where you live.
Information That We Share
We do not share personal information with companies, organisations and individuals outside Storm Entertainment unless one of the following circumstances applies:
With Your Consent
We will share personal information with companies, organisations or individuals outside Storm Entertainment when we have your consent to do so. We require opt-in consent for the sharing of any sensitive personal information.
For Legal Reasons
We will share personal information with companies, organisations or individuals outside Storm Entertainment if we have a belief in good faith that access, use, preservation or disclosure of the information is reasonably necessary to:
- Meet any applicable law, regulation, legal process or enforceable governmental request.
- Enforce applicable Terms of Service, including investigation of potential violations.
- Detect, prevent or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues.
- Protect against harm to the rights, property or safety of Storm Entertainment, our users or the public, as required or permitted by law.
We may share aggregated, non-personally identifiable information publicly and with our partners, such as publishers, advertisers or connected sites. For example, we may share information publicly to show trends about the general use of our services.