Who we are

Our website address is: https://www.wastedinkspace.com.

This policy applies to the entire Wastedinkspace platform: Websites, Online Stores, Voice Apps, and all social media channels which include but may not be limited to the following products of:

  • Wasted Ink Space app on Alexa and Google Assistant
  • The Weekly Comet app on Alexa and Google Assistant 
  • Up and Up Voice app on Alexa and Google Assistant
  • My Spotify Top Songs app on Alexa and Google Assistant
  • Central Jersey Community News Voice App on Alexa
  • The Wastedinkspace.com website and the Wastedinkspace.com Store

If you do not accept this policy, you may not use our products nor visit any other web pages.

This privacy policy (this “Privacy Policy”) explains how personal information is collected, used, stored, and disclosed by Wastedinkspace. This Privacy Policy applies to consumer users (individually referred to as “you”) of our websites, applications, and other online services to which this Privacy Policy is posted (collectively, our “Products”).

The terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms and Conditions, which is accessible at wastedinkspace.com/terms-and-conditions unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy.

Personal identification information

We collect personal information from you such as name, and email address, etc. when you interact with Products, or communicate with Wastedinkspace. Please do not submit your personal information to us if you do not wish us to collect it.

Non-personal identification information

We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Products. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to our platform, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

By using our Products, you agree that we may collect, hold, process and use your information (including personal information) for the purpose of providing you with the platform services and developing our business which includes (without limitation):

To improve customer service: The information you provide helps us respond to your customer service requests and support needs more efficiently. Carrying out technical and statistical analysis to measure the performance of our Products.

To personalize user experience: We may use information in the aggregate to understand how our Users as a group use the services and resources provided on our platform.

To improve our platform: We may use feedback you provide to improve our products and services.

To process payments: We may use the information Users provide about themselves when placing an order only to provide service to that order.

To run a promotion, contest, survey or other platform feature

To send Users information they agreed to receive about topics we think will be of interest to them.

To send periodic emails/messages: We may use the email address to send User information and updates pertaining to their order. It may also be used to respond to their inquiries, questions, and/or other requests. If User decides to opt-in to our mailing list, they will receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, etc. If at any time the User would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email or User may contact us via our email: support@wastedinkspace.com.

Social Sharing: Enabling you to share our content with others e.g. using an ‘Email a friend’ or ‘Share this’ functionality.

Conducting market research.

We are not responsible for any information you choose to submit and make public through any features of our Products.

The Products may link to third-party websites and services that are outside our control. We are not responsible for the security or privacy of any information collected by these third parties, which operate pursuant to their respective privacy policies.

If you cancel your user account for the Products, we will promptly and securely delete all of the Personal Information we hold about you. However, we reserve the right to retain any Anonymous Data collected up to the point of cancellation and to continue using it in accordance with this policy.

Comments

When visitors leave comments on our site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

If you upload images to our website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Cookies

Our platform may use “cookies” to enhance User experience. User’s web browser places cookies on their hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about them. User may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. If they do so, note that some parts of the platform may not function properly.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Analytics and Log Data

We want to inform you that whenever you use our Service, in a case of an error in the app we collect data and information (through third party products) on your phone called Log Data. This Log Data may include information such as your device Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, device name, operating system version, the configuration of the app when utilizing our Service, the time and date of your use of the Service, and other statistics.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

For a better experience, while using our Service, we may require you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information. The information that we request will be retained by us and used as described in this privacy policy. We use third party services that may collect information used to identify you.

Link to privacy policy of third party service providers used by the app

Sharing Your Information

We do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal identification information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers for the purposes outlined above. We may use third-party service providers to help us operate our business and the platform or administer activities on our behalf, such as sending out newsletters or surveys. We may share your information with these third parties for those limited purposes provided that you have given us your permission. We will use reasonable endeavors to control and be responsible for the use of your information by such suppliers.

How we protect your Information

We value your trust in providing us your Personal Information, thus we are striving to use commercially acceptable means of protecting it. But remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure and reliable, and we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Third party websites

This Service may contain links to other sites. If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that site. Note that these external sites are not operated by us. Therefore, we strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of these websites. We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites or services.

Children’s Privacy

Our Services do not address anyone under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13. In the case we discover that a child under 13 has provided us with personal information, we immediately delete this from our servers. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with personal information, please contact us so that we will be able to do necessary actions.

Changes to this privacy policy

Wastedinkspace has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time. When we do, we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page. We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

Your acceptance of these terms

By using this platform, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Products. Your continued use of the platform following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes. If you do not agree to every provision of this Privacy Policy and our Terms and Conditions, you may not access or use our Products.

Contacting us

If you have any questions or suggestions about our Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to contact us at support@wastedinkspace.com.

Last updated: 30 July 2020