Last Updated: August 1st, 2015
1. International Data Processing
2. Information Collection and Use
We collect certain information every time a visitor comes to the Website. This information is used for specific purposes which we list below. The specific types of personal data we collect depend upon your activities on the Website.
2.1 Information you provide
We collect the information you provide to us, e.g. in the course of your enrolment to the Wacom Developer Program or when you request certain Services. Such information may include:
We use this information for different purposes: Providing our Services, managing the Services, improvement of our products and Services, troubleshooting bugs, and improving overall performance of the Website. We may also use this information to communicate with you by sending you technical notices, updates, security alerts and support and administrative messages, respond to your comments, questions and requests and provide customer service and carry out any other purpose for which the information was provided by you (subject to applicable data protection laws).
If you enroll to the Wacom Developer Program we will use the data about you which you provide to us to determine whether you are eligible for the specific part of the program you would like to enroll in.
2.2 Information that is Automatically Collected
3.1 What are cookies?
“Cookies” are small text files that are stored by your web browser on your device's hard drive. They allow websites to store such things as user preferences. The Website uses both session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are temporary cookies that expire (and are automatically erased) when you close your browser. Persistent cookies usually have an expiration date far into the future and thus stay in your browser until they expire, or until you manually delete them.
3.2 What are the cookies used for?
3.3 How to allow/deactivate cookies
3.4 What cookies does Wacom use?
Below we have provided a list of the categories of cookies found on our Websites, and a description of what those cookies do. Some of these cookies are essential to the operation of our Services. Others are not essential, but help us to improve our Website by collecting anonymous user information, or try and improve your experience of our Website by remembering your choices.
We use the following types of cookies:
Strictly necessary cookies – which enable services you have specifically asked for
We use a number of cookies which are essential to the operation of our Websites. For example, these types of cookies which enable you to log into secure areas of our Websites, provide the necessary security your visit to our Websites requires and help ensure the content of the pages you request load quickly. Without these cookies, services that you have asked for cannot be provided.
We want you to understand these essential cookies, and why we use them, but we don't need to get your consent to use them on our Website as we use these cookies only to provide you with services that you have requested.
Functionality Cookies- – which remember your choices to improve your experience
These cookies allow our Website to remember choices you make, such as, remembering your username, your preferred language, the region you are in and changes you make to other parts of our Website which you can customize. The aim of these cookies is to provide you with a more personal experience so that you don't have to reset your preferences each time you visit us.
The aim of these cookies is to provide you with a more personal experience so that you don't have to reset your preferences each time you visit us.
As described below, you may disable any of these functional cookies; but if you do so, then various functions of our Website may be unavailable to you or may not work the way you want them to.
Performance/ analytics Cookies: – which collect anonymous information about the web pages you visit
These cookies collect information about how visitors use our Website, for example, which pages our visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages on those pages. These performance cookies don't collect information that identifies you as an individual – all information they collect is aggregated and anonymous. The information gathered is only used to improve how our Website works. For disabling the analytics cookie please visit https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/181881?hl=en.
We use the services of Sitecore Corporation A/S, Vester Farimagsgade 3. 1606 København V, Denmark (“Sitecore”) to analyse your use of our website (e.g. page views, media download and other activities on the website) and create basic user profile data to support the functionalities of our website. For these purposes we transfer the data to Sitecore who stores and processes it on Microsoft Azure servers which are run by the Microsoft Corporation, One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA 98052-6399, USA and which are located in the USA.
4. Sharing Data
Information which we collect in connection with your use of the Website as listed in Section 2.1 might be transferred to other entities belonging to the Wacom group of companies if and insofar as allowed by applicable laws and this is necessary for the purposes of the respective data processing operations which are stated in this policy.
Sharing of Your Personal Information for business reasons
Wacom does not sell, rent, or share customer information to or with any third party, except if allowed by applicable data protection laws or unless otherwise defined in this policy; in particular, your personal data might be transferred to other entities belonging to our group if it is allowed by applicable law. We will never give or sell your personal information to be used for the purposes of sending you unsolicited commercial offers (such as spam) from any third party, without your consent.
We may use third party service providers to offer or facilitate services on our behalf, such as an email service provider to send out emails or a data processor to store our data on our behalf. Any sharing of your personal data with such third party service providers will be made in accordance with all applicable data protection laws and will be limited to the extent necessary. These third parties are prohibited from using your personal data for their own commercial, promotional or any other purposes than those described herein and they have to follow our express instructions and comply with appropriate security measures to protect your personal data. In particular, we will use a service provider located in the United States of America to store the data which includes the information as listed in Section 2.1. To remove your account or any account data, please refer to Section 9.
Sharing of Your Personal Information As Required By Law
We will disclose personal information when required by law to comply with a current judicial proceeding, a court order or legal process served on us, or as otherwise required by any applicable law, rule or regulation;
Sharing of your Personal Information During Business Transitions
In the event Wacom goes through a business transition, such as a merger, acquisition by another company, or sale of a portion of its assets, and our customers' personal information may be part of the assets transferred, customers will be notified via prominent notice on our Web site If, as a result of the business transition, your personal data will be used in a manner materially different from that stated at the time of collection, you will be notified consistent with our Notification of Changes section.
5. Third Party Features
We will occasionally send you information on products, services, contests, events, and opportunities to interact with Wacom and our community. We will only send you such newsletters if allowed by applicable data protection laws. You can sign up to receive these emails from us on our newsletter sign up page.
Our Website provides users the opportunity to opt out of receiving communications. If you would no longer like to receive communications from us, click here ,or click a link you will find in the newsletter you receive and follow the instructions.
This Website contains links to other sites. Wacom is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of these other sites. We encourage you to be aware when you leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every Website that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected on the Website by Wacom.
WACOM takes reasonable precautions to help protect information about you. However, given the nature of the Internet and the fact that network security measures are not infallible, we cannot guarantee the security of your information.
When registering for access to a secure area of the site, we will ask you to select a username and password. We recommend that you do not divulge your password to anyone. We will never ask you for your password in an unsolicited phone call or in an unsolicited email. Also, remember to sign out of the registered site and close your browser window when you have finished your work. This is to ensure that others cannot access your personal information and correspondence when accessing your computer.
If you have any questions about the security at our site, you can send a message to the webmaster at email@example.com.
9. Correction, Updating, Deletion of Personal Data
You may modify or remove your account data by logging into your account and accessing your account info.
Furthermore, you are entitled to request information about the personal data we store about you at any time. You may also correct or update information about yourself at any time. For any such request you may contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
10. Contact Information
If you have any questions about this privacy statement or how your data is being processed, you can contact us at email@example.com. Please see our website www.wacom.com for local representatives in your jurisdiction.
11. Changes to this Policy
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