UPDATED JANUARY 15, 2010

Your privacy is important to us

Because your privacy is important to us, we have created this Privacy Policy to inform you all about what information we collect and how we handle it when you visit http://www.gamesforbored.com and its sub pages. In respect to personal information submitted to us, we follow generally accepted industry-standard security measures to protect your information. Note, however, that we acknowledge that no security system is perfectly safe. We cannot guarantee the security of our databases, nor can we guarantee that any information submitted to us over the Internet will not be intercepted.

What information do we collect and how do we use it?

First of all, be sure that all the information we collect is not shared with other organizations for any purposes. We are committed to maintain all the information in a secure environment. On registration, GamesForBored asks you to provide some personally identifiable information (name and email), which you can edit later, on a voluntary basis.

Log files

Like many other Web sites, GamesForBored makes use of log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol ( IP ) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider ( ISP ), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user's movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable. We reserve the right to use this information as a basis to make service improvements.

Cookies and Web Beacons

GamesForBored.com does use cookies to store information about visitors preferences, record user-specific information on which pages the user access or visit, customize Web page content based on visitors browser type or other information that the visitor sends via their browser. A cookie is a string of information that a Web site stores on a visitor's computer, and that the visitor's browser provides to the Web site each time the visitor returns. GamesForBored uses cookies to help identify and track visitors, their usage of GamesForBored Web site, and their Web site access preferences. GamesForBored visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using the Web site, with the drawback that certain GamesForBored's features may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

DoubleClick DART Cookie

(i) Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on GamesForBored.com
(ii) Google's use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to users based on their visit to GamesForBored.com and other sites on the Internet.
(iii) Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following URL -
http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html
(iv)Some of our advertising partners may use cookies and web beacons on our site. Our advertising partners include
Google Adsense
ValueClickMedia
These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to the advertisements and links that appear on www.gamesforbored.com send directly to your browsers. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies (such as cookies,JavaScript,or Web Beacons) may also be used by the third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and / or to personalize the advertising content that you see.
GamesForBored.com has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.
You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices. www.gamesforbored.com's privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites.
GamesForBored visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using the Web site, with the drawback that certain GamesForBored's features may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Data storage and opting out

GamesForBored owns the code and databases of the site, but you retain all rights to your data. At any time you can request that we remove your personally identifiable information from the web site and quit using it. Although this data is deleted from the active databases, please note that due to backups and other records, it's possible that some residual data can't be deleted. Changes GamesForBored reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify or replace any part of this Agreement. It is your responsibility to check this Agreement periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to the Web site following the posting of any changes to this Agreement constitutes acceptance of those change If you require any more information or have any questions about our privacy policy, please feel free to contact us by email at info@gamesforbored.com