The Information programming help Collects and Uses
Some of the Personal Information (for example your name and username) is listed publicly on blogs.programming help.com, App.programming help.com and links.programming help.com (collectively, the "programming help.com Service"), including on your profile page and in search results. The programming help.com Service is designed to help you receive answers and comments. Because most of the information you provide to the programming help.com Service is information you want made public, your questions and comments may be broadly and instantly disseminated. You should be careful about all information that may be made public by the programming help.com Service. When you submit information, you are transferring such information into the World Wide Web and you hereby consent to such transfer. Likewise, your replies to questions submitted via the programming help.com Service may be published to other websites. You are responsible for what gets published. Whatever you enter into the programming help.com Service text boxes may be published and could be publicly viewable immediately upon your clicking the submit button.
programming help may utilize the Personal Information collected for the purposes of providing, analyzing, personalizing or improving the Site or the Services, or developing new services.
programming help may share with third parties certain aggregated, anonymous, non-personal information, such as the number of users who searched a particular category, for example, or how many users clicked on a particular advertisement. Such information does not identify any user individually.
programming help may but is not obliged to republish queries and answers which may be associated with geographic location information provided directly or indirectly by You. Republished queries are anonymous, and solely include content owned or licensed by programming help and a generalized location associated with the query which does not identify any individual.
programming help does not share Personal Information with other companies or individuals outside programming help except in the following limited circumstances:
We have your consent.
programming help may request additional information from you on product order forms or other online transaction forms. Such forms may require you to provide contact information (such as name and mailing or shipping address) and payment information (such as credit card number and credit card expiration date). Information that you provide may be used for billing and accounting purposes, for recording products and services that you have licensed, bought or downloaded, and to fill your orders. programming help may use contact information to communicate with you about orders, products, services, or fees or charges. programming help may use an outside shipping company to ship orders and uses a credit card processing company to process payments for goods and services. These companies have access to user information in order to perform their functions.
programming help may partner with other third parties to provide specific goods or services. When you sign up for such goods or services, programming help will share names or other contact information that is necessary for the third party to provide these goods or services. programming help does not authorize third party providers to use personally identifiable information except for the purpose related to these goods or services.