NIBT may collect different information from or about you depending on the manner in which you use the Services.
Please note, NIBT is not responsible for how others use information that is publicly available or otherwise accessible to others who have access to the Services.
When you sign up for and use the Services we will collect any information you provide to us directly such as the following:
a. Registration Information:
In order to use certain features of the Services, such as purchasing or registering for a Course, You are required to register for an Account, and in that case, We will collect and store any registration information You provided to us, such as e-mail address, password, Your date of birth, and age, and we will assign You a unique identifying number.
b. Profile Information:
You may also have the option of providing additional information about yourself, including but not limited to a photo, headline, website link, and other information you may choose to enter to create a profile. Your Profile and Profile Information will be publicly viewable to others.
c. Public Posting / Shared Content:
Some of the Services may allow you to interact with other Users and/or post, share, communicate or otherwise transmit content publicly, such as by posting comments in a course page, sending messages to others. We may collect and store Public Postings and Shared Content. Shared Content or Public Postings may be publicly available or viewable by others depending on where such content is posted.
You hereby grant us a non-exclusive right and license to reproduce, distribute, publicly perform, offer, market and otherwise use and exploit the Public Postings and Shared Content.
d. Course Information:
NIBT allows you to enroll in and take online Courses on a variety of topics which are taught by Instructors where, among other things, you will see reviews for Courses by others. We collect information relating to taking Courses, including, without limitation, course, assignment, and quiz completion activity, answers to questions and other items submitted to satisfy the Course requirements.
NIBT does not provide Students’ email addresses to Instructors or teaching assistants.
e. Payment Information:
We may collect certain information regarding your purchase (such as your name and zip code) as necessary to process your order. You will be required to provide certain payment and billing information directly to our payment processing partners, including but not limited to your name, credit card information, billing address and zip code. We do not access, store or collect your credit card information.
f. Communications, Support Requests, Potential Abuse:
We may use third-party browser and mobile analytics services on our service, including but not limited to Google Analytics. These service providers use the sort of technology described above to help us analyze how users use the services, including by noting the third-party website from which you arrive, how often you use the services, the events that occur within the service, usage data, performance data, and where the application was downloaded from.
The information collected will be disclosed to or collected directly by these service providers, and we use this information to improve the services, to better understand the functionality of the services on a computer or other device, and to provide information that may be of interest to you.
You have some choices concerning our use of these analytics. For instance, to prevent Google Analytics from using your information for analytics, you may install the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on
b. Online Advertising
We may use third-party advertising technologies that allow for the delivery of advertising about our services on other websites. The ads may be based on various factors such as the content of the page you are visiting, information you enter such as age and gender, searches, demographic data, user-generated content, and other information we collect from you. These ads may be based on your current activity or your activity over time and across other websites and online services and may be tailored to your interests.
We use third parties (e.g., ad networks and ad servers such as Google Analytics, DoubleClick and others) to help deliver these tailored advertising on other websites and in mobile applications. These third parties may place cookies or other tracking technologies on your computer, mobile phone, or other device to collect information about your use of the Services as discussed above and may access these cookies or other tracking technologies on your computer, mobile phone, or other device you use to access the Services in order to serve these tailored advertisements. We also may share with third-party advertisers a hashed version of your email address that is anonymized and cannot be used to identify you, solely in non-human readable form and content that you share publicly when using the services (e.g, user-generated content) for purposes of delivering tailored advertising.
When using a mobile application, you may also receive tailored in-application advertisements. Each operating system, iOS for Apple phones, Android for Android devices and Windows for Microsoft devices provides its own instructions on how to prevent the delivery of tailored in-application advertisements. You may review the support materials and/or the privacy settings for the respective operating systems in order to opt-out of tailored in-application advertisements. For any other devices and/or operating systems, please visit the privacy settings for the applicable device or contact the applicable platform operator.
Please note that to the extent advertising technology is integrated into the services, you may still receive advertisements on other websites and mobile applications even if you opt-out. In that case, the advertising will not be tailored to your interests. Also, we do not control any of the above opt-out links or whether any particular company chooses to participate in these opt-out programs. We are not responsible for any choices you make using these mechanisms or the continued availability or accuracy of these mechanisms.
NIBT may use the information to:
a. Provide you with information, products or services that you request from us or which we feel may interest you. Process or fulfill Your request(s) and/or order(s) for Courses, products, services, information or features;
b. Understand and improve the Services and develop new products, services or features;
c. Enable User-to- User communication and interaction;
d. Manage your Account preferences, establish your Profile and Registration Information;
e. Facilitate the technical functioning of the services, including without limitation to troubleshoot and resolve issues, secure the services; and prevent fraud and abuse
f. Respond to customer support questions and issues and resolve disputes;
g. Create, review, analyze and share Technical Information;
h. Analyze trends and User traffic, track purchases and usage information;
i. Advertise our services on third party websites or mobile applications
j. Market, process or fulfill Promotions administered or sponsored by NIBT;
k. Solicit feedback from Users;
l. As required or permitted by law;
m. As We, in Our sole discretion, otherwise determine to be necessary or required to ensure the safety and/or integrity of Our Users, employees, third parties, members of the public, and/or our services;
n. Identify unique users across devices
We take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to, or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of, data that you share and we collect and store. These measures vary based on the sensitivity of the data we collect and store. Unfortunately, however, no system can be 100% secured, and we cannot guarantee that communications between you and NIBT, the services, or any information provided to us in connection with the information we collect through the services will be free from unauthorized access by third parties. Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors may compromise the security of user information at any time. Your password is an important component of our security system. As such, it is your responsibility to protect it. Do not share your password with any third parties. If your password has been compromised for any reason, you should change it immediately and contact email@example.com