Effective Date: January 1, 2023
Information We Collect
We collect various types of information to provide and improve PendulumInk.com. The information we collect depends on how you use our platform. Here are the types of information we collect:
a. Information You Provide: This includes the content, communications, and other information you provide when using PendulumInk.com, such as when you sign up for an account, create or share content, and communicate with others. It may also include metadata associated with the content you provide, such as the location of a photo or the date a file was created.
b. Special Categories of Data: You have the option to provide information in your PendulumInk profile fields or life events about your religious views, political views, who you are "interested in," or your health. Such data may be subject to special protections under applicable laws.
c. Networks and Connections: We collect information about the people, pages, accounts, hashtags, and groups you are connected to and how you interact with them across PendulumInk.com. This includes contact information you choose to upload, sync, or import from your devices.
d. Usage Information: We collect information about how you use PendulumInk.com, including the types of content you view or engage with, the features you use, the actions you take, and the time, frequency, and duration of your activities.
e. Information about Transactions: If you make purchases or engage in financial transactions on PendulumInk.com, we collect information related to those transactions, including payment details and shipping information.
f. Information from Devices: We collect device attributes, operations, identifiers, signals, data from device settings, and cookie data from the devices you use to access PendulumInk.com.
g. Information from Partners: We may receive information from advertisers, app developers, publishers, and other partners who use PendulumInk.com Business Tools or integrate with our platform.
How We Use Your Information
We use the information we collect (subject to your choices) for the following purposes:
a. Provide, Personalize, and Improve PendulumInk.com: We use your information to deliver personalized features and content, make suggestions for you, and improve our platform's functionality and user experience.
b. Measurement and Analytics: We use aggregated data to provide insights and analytics to users, businesses, and partners about engagement with their content.
c. Promote Safety and Security: We use your information to verify accounts, combat harmful conduct, prevent spam, and promote safety and security on PendulumInk.com.
d. Communicate with You: We use your information to send you marketing communications, updates about our products, and responses to your inquiries.
e. Research and Innovation: We may use information, including data from research partners, for research that supports social welfare, technological advancement, public interest, health, and well-being.
How Your Information Is Shared
Your information is shared in the following ways:
a. Sharing on PendulumInk.com: The content you share and communicate with others on PendulumInk.com will be visible to the audience you choose. Public information may be seen by anyone, even without an account.
b. Content Shared by Others: Other users may share or reshare content about you, and people in your networks may see your activity and active status.
c. Third-Party Partners: We work with third-party partners who help us provide and improve PendulumInk.com or use our business tools to grow their businesses. We do not sell your information to anyone.
d. Legal Requests: We may share your information in response to legal requests, to prevent harm or violations of our terms, or to protect our rights and the rights of others.
Managing Your Information
You have the ability to access, rectify, port, and delete your data. You can review and control your privacy settings in the PendulumInk.com Settings.
We retain your data until it is no longer necessary for providing our services or until your account is deleted, whichever comes first. The retention period varies based on the nature of the data and relevant legal or operational needs.
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