NewGyrus.com (“NewGyrus.com”, “we”, “our” or “us”) respects the privacy rights of our online visitors and mobile customers and recognizes the importance of protecting the information collected about you. For our practices regarding children, please see below.
NewGyrus.com follows the principles of the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (“COPPA”), a U.S. law designed to protect the online privacy of children, in our online services and Apps that are directed to children. If you would like to learn more about COPPA, you can refer to the “Children’s Privacy” section of the Federal Trade Commission’s website.
In our Apps directed to children users, we collect information which includes persistent identifiers such as a device identifier (“device ID”) or an Internet Protocol address (“IP address”). This information is collected solely for the purpose of providing functionality and support for our internal operations and optimizing our users’ game experience.
NewGyrus.com does not permit behaviorally-targeted advertising to children in the Apps or in the Platforms where we have actual knowledge that the user is under the age of 13.
If you believe that we may have unintentionally collected your child’s personal information without your prior consent, you may contact NewGyrus.com’ Privacy Officer:By email: support [at] newgyrus.com.
We may combine the non-personal and personal information you provide us through our Platforms. Information collected will vary depending upon the activity and may include your name, email address, phone number, mobile number, device type, operating system, home address, birth date, statistical and usage data (as further explained below), proof of identify (such as the Social Security, Social Identification Number or Social Insurance Number) of contest prize winners and, to the extent required to process any payment, your credit card information. In addition, we may collect demographic information such as gender, zip code or postal code and other data that you may provide in surveys or online profiles, for instance. We may combine demographic information with personal information.
NewGyrus.com may use the personal information you provide us for the purposes of
1. administering contests and awarding prizes which are only directed to parents and adult users,
2. warranty registration and/or providing customer support or responding to technical service requests,
3. providing online services for parents and users over 13,
4. registration for games or special game-specific event participation for parents and users over 13,
5. registration for membership and participation on our Site,
6. processing your order(s) of products or subscriptions from us online,
7. enabling your use of our software or online services and access to certain areas of our Site, features or programs,
9. newsletter sign-up,
10. improving our products and services.
You are not required to provide personal information to us to obtain access to any of our Platforms; however, the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information is required for registration to access certain areas or features of our Platforms and, if you do not provide the required information, you will not have access to these areas or features.
Statistical and Usage Data: When you use our Apps on your device, we may retrieve information about your hardware system and how your game is played, including your IP address or device ID. We may also collect information about your computer, hardware, software, platform, media, connection, information about online activity such as feature usage, game play statistics and scores, user rankings, click paths, and in-app purchases. We use this information to enable you to play our game over the Internet. We also use this information to better understand the behavior and preferences of our customers, so that we can improve our products and services.
Other Uses: We may also use your information for other legitimate business purposes. Whatever the purpose may be, we will only collect information to the extent reasonably necessary to fulfill the purposes for which it was collected and our legitimate business objectives or as permitted or required by law.
Internet Protocol Address: We collect an IP address from every visitor to our Platforms. An IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer or device when you use the Internet. We use IP addresses to help diagnose problems with our servers, administer our Platforms, analyze trends, track users' movement on our Platforms, gather broad demographic information for aggregate use in order for us to improve the Platforms, and deliver customized, personalized content. We do not link IP addresses with any personally identifiable information.
In-Game Advertising: Our Platforms may incorporate dynamic advertisement serving technology offered by our Ad Provider ( Adwords), which enables advertising to be temporarily uploaded into the game and replaced while you play. The data collected for this purpose may include IP address or players’ user name, downloaded or purchased Apps, in game location, length of time an advertisement was visible, size of the advertisements, and angle of view. The Apps you are using may be assigned an ID number, which is stored on your device, and used by our Ad Provider to calculate the number of unique and repeat views of dynamic in-game advertising. The ID number is not associated with any personal data and for children-directed Apps is not used for behavioral advertising purposes. None of the information collected and used for advertising purposes is used to personally identify you. The servers used by the Ad Provider may be located outside your country of residence. This ad serving technology is integrated into the Apps; if you do not want to use this technology, do not play the Apps while connected to the Internet.
NewGyrus.com may share your information with third parties for the limited purposes described below.
Partners: NewGyrus.com may also share non-personal information with our brand partners, which may include without limitation game session information, retention, purchases, gameplay events and user behavior. NewGyrus.com does not share any personal information with these partners.
Marketing: The personal information you provide will allow us to alert you to new products, features and enhancements; special offers; upgrade opportunities; and contests and events of interest. From time to time, we may also inform you on other companies and organizations that provide products or services that we believe may be of interest to you. We see this as a value-added service helping you to find useful products or services. We strive to limit use of the information you provide to those offers that we think you would appreciate receiving. You may opt out of this service by contacting us as set out in the opt-out provision below.
Legal Rights and Obligations: Finally, we may use and/or disclose your personal information to enforce legal rights and comply with the law, or to comply with an order from a government entity or other competent authority, or when we have reason to believe that a disclosure is necessary to address potential or actual injury or interference with our rights, property, operations, users or others who may be harmed or may suffer loss or damage. When necessary, we may also disclose personal information to law enforcement, or to the appropriate civil authorities.
Opt-Out Provision: Currently, NewGyrus.com does not share personal information with third parties for marketing purposes. In the event this was to
happen, NewGyrus.com would obtain your consent prior to any such disclosure. If you do not want NewGyrus.com to send you postal mail about our products
and services, you can opt out at any time and choose to have your name removed from our mailing list. You can do so by contacting us:
By email: support [at] newgyrus.com.
By providing us your email, you accept to receive emails from NewGyrus.com with respect to our products and services. Additionally, by providing NewGyrus.com with your email on Facebook, such as through a sweepstakes or a newsletter sign-up, you accept to receive emails from NewGyrus.com with respect to our products and services. If you opt to receive such communications, you may opt out of this consent at any time by contacting us as described above or by using the unsubscribe mechanism included in the email communications you will receive. You may also modify your user settings to edit the email address related to your account or opt-out of receiving emails, at any time.
You may withdraw your consent to our collection, use and disclosure of personal information at any time, subject to contractual and legal restrictions and reasonable notice, by contacting us as described above. Please note that if you withdraw your consent to certain uses of your personal information, we may no longer be able to provide certain of our products or services.
Business Transactions: We reserve the right to transfer any personal information we have about you in connection with the sale or transfer of all or a portion of our business or assets or rights relating thereto.
If we have unintentionally collected and stored any personal information from children under 13, parents can request access to review such information, have it deleted, or stop our further collection or use of such information. To make any of these requests (when applicable), please use the contact information below.