1. Information We Collect
We collect analytics information to provide better services to our users and our future users—things like (but not limited to) the way you interact with our user-interface.
For now, we are not providing a way for users to create accounts. However, to the extent we in the future may allow user account registration for contribution of content and or comments about current content, we may collect your personal identifying information necessary to register you for such account.
Also, for now, we are also not selling services or account subscriptions. If in the future we ever require payment, we may collect personal identifying information necessary to bill you for payment.
We currently collect information in the following manners:
1.1 Information We Derive from Your Use of our Website
We collect analytics information about how your use our Website, such as when you visit or abandon certain pages, how long you remain on pages, and how you click from one page to the next or to a third party page or hyperlink.
This information includes:
1.1.1 Device Information
We collect device-specific information (such as your hardware model, operating system version, unique device identifiers, and mobile network information including phone number).
1.1.2 Application Identifiers
When you use our services, we may collect and process information about your present location, to whatever granularity or specificity your device and the access point or cell tower through which it connects to the internet. We may use various technologies to determine or interpolate your location.
1.1.3 Log Information
When you use our services or view content provided by you or Gospel Vision, we automatically collect and store certain information in server logs. This includes:
(a) Details about how you used our service;
(b) Internet protocol address;
(c) Device event information such as crashes, system activity, hardware settings, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your request and referral URL; and/or
(d) Cookies that may uniquely identify your browser.
1.1.4 Location Information
When you use Gospel Vision, we may collect and process information about your actual location, using technologies such as your IP address, GPS, and other sensors, which may provide Gospel Vision with information on nearby devices, wi-fi access points, and cell towers.
1.1.5 Local Storage
We may collect and store information (including personal information) locally on your device using mechanisms such as browser web storage (including via HTML 5), application data caches, and browser-side encryption protocols.
1.1.6 Cookies and Such
We use various technologies to collect and store information when you use Gospel Vision, including cookies or similar technologies to identify your browser or device.
1.2 Information We Collect from Your Direct Communications with Us
If you communicate with Gospel Vision for the purposes of submitting and publishing content as an author, we may collect your personal information including your name and contact information. We collect personal identifying information when you comment on content, subscribe to our newsletter, and/or suggest a topic.
2. How We Use Information We Collect
We use the analytics information we collect from your use of our Website to provide, maintain, protect and improve our services to you, to develop new ones, and to protect Gospel Vision, our registrants, and the attendees of our game convention. and our users. We may also use this information in the future to offer you content tailored to your needs.
When you contact Gospel Vision, we keep a record of your communication to help solve any issues you might be facing. We may use your email address to inform you about our services, such as letting you know about upcoming changes or improvements.
Gospel Vision processes personal information on various servers, which may reside in several countries around the world. We may process your personal information on a server located outside the country where you live.
When you contact Gospel Vision for the purposes of submitting content for publication, we may use your name, email address, telephone number, or mailing address to communicate with you in return. If we enter into a contract with you to provide content for publication, we will use all such information to properly identify you as a contractual counterparty for drafting and execution of a publication contract.
3. Information We Share
We share personal information with third parties outside of Gospel Vision only in following circumstances:
3.1 When You Consent to Disclosure
We may share personal information with third parties when you affirmatively consent to do so.
3.2 When You Write Responsive Articles or Comments
To the extent you engage with the content on our Website and post reactions, comments, or responsive articles, treatises, or other content based on our Website’s content—whether you invite a reply from Gospel Vision’s authors or not—we may reply to your content at Gospel Vision’s Website and use your personal information to reasonably identify the content you have authored or posted elsewhere.
3.3 Legal Reasons
We will share personal information with third parties if we have a good-faith belief that access, use, preservation, or disclosure of the information is reasonably necessary to:
(a) Comply with any applicable law, regulation, due legal process, or enforceable governmental request;
(b) Enforce applicable Terms of Service, including investigation of potential violations;
(c) Detect, prevent, mitigate, or otherwise confront fraud, security, or technical issues; or
(d) Protect against harm to the rights, property, or safety of Gospel Vision, our users, or the public, each or all as required or permitted by law.
3.4 Anonymized Information
We may share nonpersonally identifiable information publicly and with our partners.
3.5 In Case of Merger, Acquisition, or Sale
4. Third Party Sites And Services
5. Information Security
We work fastidiously to protect Gospel Vision and our users from unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure, or destruction of information we hold. Specifically:
(a) We provide our main Service using SSL; and
(b) We review our information collection, storage, and processing practices to guard against unauthorized access to systems; and