Privacy Policy

Introduction.
We take your right to privacy seriously and want you to feel comfortable using our web site. This Privacy Policy deals with personally identifiable information (referred to as “Data” below) that may be collected by us on our site. This Policy does not apply to other entities that we do not own or control or persons that are not our employees, agents or within our control. Please take time to read our Terms of Use.

1. General Viewing
PhilippineDailyMirror.com is best viewed using the latest versions of Microsoft Internet Explorer, Mozilla, Netscape or other browsers. To best view PhilippineDailyMirror.com site please set your resolution of your monitor to 1024×768 or higher to ensure you can view the full width of PhilippineDailyMirror.com web site in your browser window.

2. Pop-Up Windows
PhilippineDailyMirror.com site makes use of pop-up windows to display certain information and contents. If you are using software that prevents pop-up windows, please disable it while browsing our site. As there are many tools on the market which block popup windows, please refer to the documentation of your browser or plug-in software to find out how to enable the popups for this visit.

3. Missing Menus or Other Content
If you are experiencing any issues such as inability to view our main menu or missing content, please ensure that both Java and Java Script are enabled in your browser. As there are many browsers on the market, please visit your browsers website for detailed instructions on how to do this.

4. Collection of Data.
Our registration process requires only a valid e-mail address and a unique user ID and password. Providing us with other information is at your option. Please take note that your user name, e-mail address, or other submissions that you make on this site may contain your real name or other personally identifiable information and, as a result, may appear on this site. Like many web sites, we may also automatically receive general information that is contained in our server log files such as your IP address and cookie information. Information about how advertising may be served on this site (if at all) is set forth below.

5. Spam Blocker/Filter
If you use SPAM BLOCKER, SPAM FILTER (or equivalent), please add/use [email protected] or PhilippineDailyMirror.com domain when configuring e-mail or spam filter rules/blocker, i.e. earthlink.net, aol.com. We will NOT respond to the “challenge” and response function of your email (e.g. Earthlink Members). This is also true for those who have spam blocker, spam filter or web mail services that auto-scan for spam. If you do not whitelist the email address you will not received any emails from PhilippineDailyMirror.com domain. Contact your provider (e.g. Earthlink) for the specific instructions you need to follow to whitelist our domain or email address.

6. Use of Data.
We may use Data to customize and improve your user experience on this site. We will make efforts so that your Data will not be provided to third parties unless (i) provided for otherwise in this Privacy Policy; (ii) we obtain your consent, such as when you choose to opt-in or opt-out to the sharing of Data; (iii) a service provided on our site requires the interaction with or is provided by a third party, by way of example an Application Service Provider; (iv) pursuant to legal process or law enforcement; (v) we find that your use of this site violates our this Policy, Terms of Service, other usage guidelines or as deemed reasonably necessary by us to protect our legal rights and/or property; (vi) or (vi) this site is purchased by a third party whereby that third party will be able to use the Data in the same manner as we can as set forth in this Policy. In the event you choose to use links that appear on our site to visit other web sites, you are advised to read the privacy policies that appear on those sites.

7. Cookies.
Like many web sites, we set and use cookies to enhance your user experience, such as retaining your personal settings. Advertisements may appear on our web site and, if so, may set and access cookies on your computer and is subject to the privacy policy of those parties providing the advertisement. However, the companies serving the advertising do not have access to our cookies. These companies usually use non-personally identifiable or anonymous codes to obtain information about your visits to our site.

8. Children.
We do not allow persons who are ages thirteen or younger to become members of this site. For more information, please contact us .

9. Editing or Deleting Your Account Information.
We provide you with the ability to edit the information in your user account information that you provided to us in registration by using your personal page configuration area. You may request deletion of your user account by contacting us . Content or other data that you may have provided to us and that is not contained within your user account, such as posts that may appear within our forums, may continue to remain on our site at our discretion even though your user account is deleted. Please see our Terms of Use for more information.

10. Changes to this Privacy Policy.
We may make changes to this Policy from time to time. We will notify you of substantial changes to this Policy either by posting a prominent announcement on our site and/or by sending a message to the e-mail address you have provided to us that is contained within your user settings.

11. No guarantees.
While this Privacy Policy states our standards for maintenance of Data and we will make efforts to meet them, we are not in a position to guarantee these standards. There may be factors beyond our control that may result in disclosure of data. As a consequence, we disclaim any warranties or representations relating to maintenance or nondisclosure of Data.

12. Contact Information.
If you have any questions about this Policy or our web site, please feel free to contact us.