Hot Chili Digital ("Hot Chili Digital") operates hotchili.digital and may operate other websites. It is Hot Chili Digital's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, Hot Chili Digital collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Hot Chili Digital's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Hot Chili Digital's visitors use its website. From time to time, Hot Chili Digital may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Hot Chili Digital also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on hotchili.digital blogs/sites. Hot Chili Digital only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Hot Chili Digital's websites choose to interact with Hot Chili Digital in ways that require Hot Chili Digital to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Hot Chili Digital gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at hotchili.digital to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Hot Chili Digital are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Hot Chili Digital collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Hot Chili Digital. Hot Chili Digital does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Hot Chili Digital may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Hot Chili Digital may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Hot Chili Digital does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Hot Chili Digital discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Hot Chili Digital's behalf or to provide services available at Hot Chili Digital's websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Hot Chili Digital's websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Hot Chili Digital will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Hot Chili Digital discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Hot Chili Digital believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Hot Chili Digital, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Hot Chili Digital website and have supplied your email address, Hot Chili Digital may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what's going on with Hot Chili Digital and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Hot Chili Digital takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Hot Chili Digital, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Hot Chili Digital goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Hot Chili Digital may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.