Updated on July 23, 2014
We are deeply concerned about your privacy. In the course of using our website http://meddy.co (“Website”), you may provide us with personally identifiable information, used to contact and identify you (“Personal Information”). This notice describes the privacy practices on the Website and its subdomains, including articles, discussion forums, resources and the services and features available through this website (the “Services”) as provided by Meddy. (“Meddy”, “we” or “us”) and tells you how we collect, use, disclose and protect your Personal Information.
Sign-ups and invites.
When you sign-up to receive invitations to new and beta services, we collect your name, email address so that we can notify you when these services are available and/or ready for your use. We do not share this information with third-party advertisers or partners, as this is meant for our communication with you only.
When you register for an account as a user on the Website, we ask you to provide us with information about yourself, including your name and email address We use this information to build a member profile for you on the Website and communicate with you changes on the Website. We do not share this information with third-parties without your permission.
We may use technologies called technologies called Web Beacons that communicate information from your browser to our web server. Web Beacons are tiny graphics with unique identifiers, similar in function to cookies, and are used to track the online movements of Web users. Web Beacons can be embedded in web pages, videos, or emails, and can allow a web server to read certain types of information from your browser, check whether you have viewed a particular web page or email message, and determine, among other things, the time and date on which you view the Web Beacon, the IP of your computer, and the URL of the web page from which the Web Beacon was viewed. These Web Beacons may be used for a variety of purposes, including to analyze the use of the Services in conjunction with cookies to provide content and ads that are more relevant to you.
Similar to most other websites accessible via a web server, we collect and store footprints of user traffic activity in flat files called log files. This information includes Internet Protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, referring/exit pages, operating system and date/time stamp. We use this data as aggregated information to observe and analyze trends, and subsequently to serve the Website to the demographic users in a better fashion.
Use of Information
Offering you with the services you request
We constantly use the inputs on the Website and email newsletters to elicit feedback on your preferences for new products or services, and concerns and suggestions regarding existing Services. This allows us to offer the best new products and services and improve upon existing Services.
Personalize your experience
We use your usage information and preferences expressed upon registration and updates to your account to constantly personalize your experience while using our Services. We may also use the non-personally identifiable information that we gather about you to be be targeted for the users for whom advertising is most pertinent.
Analysis of Website visitors
We use aggregate demographic data of our anonymous and authenticated visitors to analyze usage trends in order to serve the needs of active communities using the Website much better.
We may send you communications regarding your user account and major notice updates. You cannot opt out of this communication. We may also occasionally send you marketing communication upon the release of new products and services on the Website and communication relating to our partners. You may opt-out of these by following the unsubscribe directives in each of these messages.
If you no longer wish to receive our newsletter and promotional communications, may opt-out of receiving them by following the instructions included in each newsletter or communication by emailing us at contact [at] meddy [dot] co