1. Information We Collect
We collect your personal information in the following ways:
1.2 Profile Information
Once you become a user, you may provide additional information to your project portfolios and your profile describing your skills, professional experiences and educational background. Providing additional information about yourself beyond what is required at registration is optional, but providing additional information may enable you to build your professional identity and develop your professional network.
1.3 Using Customer Service
We collect information when you interact with CE today’s customer service in order to accurately categorize and respond to your inquiries.
1.4 Using the CE today Website and Applications
We receive information when you interact with and use our website and our online applications.
1.5 Using Third Party Services and Visiting Third Party Sites
We receive information when you use your CE today account to log in or authenticate to a third-party website or application.
1.6 Using Cookies
1.7 Log files, IP Addresses and Information about Your Computer or Mobile Device
Due to the communications standards on the internet, when you visit our website we automatically receive the URL of the site from which you came and the site to which you are going when you leave our website. CE today also receives the internet protocol address of your computer, your computer operating system and type of web browser you are using, email patterns, or your mobile device and mobile operating system, as well as the name of your ISP or your mobile carrier. CE today may also receive location data passed to us from third-party services or GPS-enabled devices that you have enabled.
Uses of Collected Information
2.1 Consent to CE today Processing Information about You.
2.2 CE today Communications
We may communicate with you through your email address, or through other means available through the service. We may send you a series of emails that help explain the functions of the Services. We may also send you messages with promotional information directly or on behalf of our partners, unless you have opted out of receiving promotional information.
2.3 User Communications
Communications you send to CE today will list your primary email address and name in the header of the message. Messages you initiate may also provide aggregate information about your network, but will not list the people to whom you’re directly connected.
2.4 Sharing Information with Third Parties
We offer search services to help find information and learn more about other users (for example, you can search for users with particular expertise or consulting experience, or particular type of projects). We use information from user profiles and project profiles to inform and refine our search service.
If you participate in CE today Forum, you should be aware that any personal information you choose to provide there can be read, collected, or used by other users of these forums. CE today is not responsible for the information you choose to submit in these forums. Also, some content in CE today Forum may be public and searchable on the internet. CE today cannot guarantee that other users have not made copies of or use the ideas and information that you share with others on CE today Forum.
If you provide any testimonials about CE today Services, we may post those testimonials in connection with our promotion of these services to third parties. Testimonials may include your name and other personal information that you have provided. CE today is not responsible for the personal information users elect to post within their testimonials.
2.8 Legal Process
2.9 Disclosures to Others as the Result of a Change in Control or Sale of CE today Inc.
We may also disclose your personal and other information to another third party as part of a sale of the assets of CE today Inc., or as the result of a change in control of the company. Any third party to which CE today transfers or sells CE today’s assets will have the right to continue to use the personal and other information that you provide to us.
We use the internet protocol address, browser type, browser language, referring URL, files accessed, errors generated, time zone, operating system and other user’s visit details collected in our log files to analyze trends, administer the website, and track user's movements. Your usage details such as time, frequency, duration and pattern of use, features used and the amount of storage used will be recorded by us in order to enhance your experience of the CE today Services and to help us provide you the best possible service.
2.11 Contents of Your User Account
2.12 Financial Information
In case of services requiring payment, we process your payments using PayPal Express Checkout. PayPal will process your credit card directly. Subject to your prior consent and where necessary for processing future payments, your credit card information will be stored in encrypted form on PayPal’s secure servers and will not be stored by us.
2.13 Security of Collected Information
We adopt industry appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures, as well as physical security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information stored in your user account. Access to your data on CE today is password-protected and is restricted to our employees who need to know such information in connection with providing the CE today Services to you and are bound by confidentiality obligations. Sensitive data (such as credit card information) is protected by SSL encryption when it is exchanged between your web browser and the CE today’s Payment Gateway Service Provider.
3. Your Choice in Information Use
3.1 Opting Out
3.2 Accessing, Updating and Removing Personal Information
You can review the personal information you provided to us and correct, update or remove any such personal information by accessing your user account at any time by logging in to your account on the CE today website. Please be aware that even after your request for a change is processed, CE today may, for a time, retain residual information about you in its backup and/or archival copies of its database.
3.3 Closing Your Account
You can close your account at any time through CE today customer service. Once your account is closed, we will remove your name and other personal information from our publicly viewable database, and may delete any or all of your account information without liability. However, we may retain certain data contributed by you if CE today believes it may be necessary to prevent fraud or future abuse, or for legitimate business purposes, such as analysis of aggregated, non-personally identifiable data, account recovery, or if required by law. CE today disclaims any liability in relation to the deletion or retention of information or any obligation not to delete the information.
4. Your Obligations
- You must not upload or otherwise disseminate any information that may be deemed to be injurious, violent, offensive, racist or xenophobic, or which may otherwise violate the purpose and spirit of CE today and its community of users.
- You must not provide to CE today and/or other users with information that you believe might be injurious or detrimental to your person or to your professional or social status.
- You must keep your username and password confidential and not share it with others.
Any violation of these guidelines may lead to the restriction, suspension or termination of your account at the sole discretion of CE today.
5. Online Children Privacy Protection
CE today does not knowingly collect personal information from users who are under 13 years of age.
6. Notification of Changes
CE today Inc. complies with the provisions of the U.S-E.U Safe Harbor framework as set forth by the United States Department of Commerce, with regards to the collection, use and storage of personal information received from the European Union. For more information about the U.S-E.U Safe Harbor framework kindly visit http://export.gov/safeharbor/
CE today, Inc.
315 Bay Street, 2nd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94133
We shall respond to all inquiries within 30 days of receipt upon ascertaining your identity.