Like most website operators, Cool Pics Bro collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Cool Pics Bro’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Cool Pics Bro’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Cool Pics Bro may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Cool Pics Bro also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. Cool Pics Bro does not use such information to identify its visitors, and does not disclose such information, other than under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information, as described below.
Certain visitors to Cool Pics Bro website choose to interact with Cool Pics Bro in ways that require Cool Pics Bro to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Cool Pics Bro gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for Cool Pics Bro using facebook account to provide a email address. In each case, Cool Pics Bro collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Cool Pics Bro does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.