Your privacy is very important to us. At The Drawing Lab we have a few fundamental principles that we follow:
We don’t ask you for personal information unless we truly need it. (We can’t stand services that ask you for things like your gender or income level for no apparent reason.)
We don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, develop our products, or protect our rights.
We don’t store personal information on our servers unless required for the on-going operation of our site.
It is The Drawing Lab's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Website Visitors
Like most website operators, the Drawing Lab 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. The Drawing Lab’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how The Drawing Lab’s visitors use its website. From time to time, The Drawing Lab may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
The Drawing Lab also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on our blogs. The Drawing Lab 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 blog commenter IP addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to The Drawing Lab’s websites choose to interact with The Drawing Lab in ways that require The Drawing Lab to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that The Drawing Lab gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who comment on our blog to provide a username and email address. Those who wish to receive The Drawing Lab updates via email, we collect their emails. In each case, The Drawing Lab collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with The Drawing Lab . The Drawing Lab 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.
Aggregated Statistics
The Drawing Lab may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. For instance, The Drawing Lab may monitor the most popular pages on the list25.com site or use spam screened by the Akismet service to help identify spam.The Drawing Lab may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, The Drawing Lab does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
The Drawing Lab 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 The Drawing Lab’s behalf or to provide services available at The Drawing Lab’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 The Drawing Lab’s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. The Drawing Lab 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, The Drawing Lab discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when The Drawing Lab believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of he Drawing Lab , third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an The Drawing Lab website and have supplied your email address, The Drawing Lab 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 The Drawing Lab and our products. We primarily use our various product blogs to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support 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. The Drawing Lab takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
Cookies
A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. The Drawing Lab uses cookies to help The Drawing Lab identify and track visitors, their usage of The Drawing Lab website, and their website access preferences. Awesome Motive visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using The Drawing Lab’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of The Drawing Lab’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.
Business Transfers
If The Drawing Lab, or substantially all of its assets were acquired, or in the unlikely event that The Drawing Lab 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 The Drawing Lab may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.
Ads
Ads appearing on any of our websites may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by The Drawing Lab and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.
Comments
Comments and other content submitted to Akismet anti-spam service are not saved on our servers unless they were marked as false positives, in which case we store them long enough to use them to improve the service to avoid future false positives.
Privacy Policy Changes
Although most changes are likely to be minor, The Drawing Lab may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in The Drawing Lab’s sole discretion. The Drawing Lab encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.