Lake Ventures, LLC. ("Company, "we" or "us") is the distributor of the FoodBuzz extension ("Extension" or "FoodBuzz") which is available at www.foodbuzz.net (the "Site").FoodBuzz allows users to discover recipes and information on food by just highlighting a word and/or phrase on any website that they are viewing. The Extension, Site, and any related features, products, services, functionalities or content offered by the Company shall be referred to herein as "Services". Use of the Services is governed by the FoodBuzz
FoodBuzz is ad-supported. During general internet usage on sites where FoodBuzz operates, users may see additional banner, search, pop-up, pop-under, and in-text link advertisements. These advertisements will be identified with the FoodBuzz Name or Logo. FoodBuzz and all related advertisements are not affiliated with or endorsed by any underlying websites.
COLLECTION OF INFORMATION
WHAT INFORMATION IS COLLECTED?
USER SUBMITTED INFORMATION
When contacting FoodBuzz for issues related to the Service, Users have the option but not the requirement to submit personal information. The personal information (such as email address, name, and other identifying information) is collected to enable FoodBuzz to respond to issues and communicate effectively. However, the submission of personal information is not required but response cannot be guaranteed if a mechanism of communication is not provided.
Non-personally identifiable information, such as IP Address, unique identifier number, operating system, browser, search queries, and browsing history is collected during normal use of the Service. The non-personally identifiable information is stored and used to further the performance of FoodBuzz such as maintaining and improving the Services and displaying more relevant advertisements. The information may be combined with information from third parties. FoodBuzz shares non-personally identifiable information (including search and URL history) to advertising partners to improve product performance and ad relevance.
HOW IS THE COLLECTED INFORMATION COLLECTED?
THIRD PARTY COLLECTION
CHILDREN UNDER 18
The Company, and Services are neither intended for, nor directed to, persons under the age of 18. If FoodBuzz learns that a User or someone with access to FoodBuzz is under the age of 18, FoodBuzz will terminate the use of the Service for the User and delete any related information.
HOW IS THE INFORMATION USED?
The collected information will be used in one of the following, but not limited to, ways:
PROVIDE AND MANAGE SERVICES
ALLOW THIRD PARTY SESRVICE PROVIDERS TO ASSIST US IN PROVIDING AND MANAGING SERVICES
The Company may make your non-public personal information available to certain third party companies, contractors and individuals to perform functions. Examples include, but are not limited to, storing and analyzing data, providing search results and links (including paid listings), hosting and providing customer service. These third party service providers have access to user information needed to perform their functions, but are required to protect non-public personal informational provided to them and not use it for any other purpose than for the service they are providing to the company.
The Company may contact you in response to your inquiries from the support page or other means of correspondence you have utilized. We will use any personal information you voluntarily provide to us solely for the purpose of responding to your inquiry.
DELIVER RELEVANT ADVERTISING
PROTECT THE RIGHTS OF COMPANY AND OUR USERS
In certain instances , the Company may disclose user information without providing notice or choice where the Company has a good faith belief that such disclosure is necessary in order to: (i) protect or defend the legal right or property of the Company, our affiliated companies or their employees, agents and contractors (including enforcement of our agreements); (ii) protect the safety and security of users of the Services or members of the public; (iii) protect against fraud or for risk management purposes; or (iv) comply with the lay or legal process.
COMPLETE A MERGER OR SALE OF ASSETS
If the company sells all or part of its business or makes a sale or transfer of its assets or is otherwise involved in a merger or transfer of all or a material part of its business, the Company may transfer our information to the party or parties involved in the transaction as part of that transaction.
NOTICE AND MODIFICATIONS
LOCATION OF DATA
ADVERTISED OR LINKED SERVICES
The Company follows generally accepted industry standards to protect the personally identifiable information submitted to the Company, both during transmission and once received. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security
USER CONTROL AND UNINSTALLING SOFTWARE
FoodBuzz may be uninstalled at any time by following the instructions on the support page. After you uninstall FoodBuzz, certain related files may remain on your system. These remnant files are record of your previous download of the Company's software and are not executable programs. These files help the Company to prevent fraud on the Services and better service you.
CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS
California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits users who are California residents to request certain information regarding its disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please use the contact information above.