A. COLLECTED INFORMATION
Third Party Content/Application
Not all content or products on our Website is owned and controlled by us. The Website may contain links to other websites or products owned and/or operated by third parties. These third parties may drop cookies and/or use web beacons on your system, which may be used to identify your preferences or to recognize if you have previously had contact with these third parties. We do not control these websites or products, their content, or their information collection practices and are not responsible for their privacy policies or practices. Please direct all concerns regarding any third party website to that site’s administrator or
We may use third party advertising companies to display advertisements when you visit the Website, use our services or play our games. These companies may use general information about your visits to the Website or use of the services and products as well as other websites to provide specialized advertisements tailored to you. If you would like more information about this practice, please direct such concerns to the advertising company’s administrator or webmaster.
Information We Collect
As a visitor to the Website or user of our services and products, you can engage in many activities without providing any personal information. However, if you engage in some activities, such as subscribing to certain additional services or purchasing or downloading any of our products and services, we may ask you to voluntarily provide us with certain information about yourself, such as your first and last name, mailing address (including ZIP code), e-mail address, Twitter, Facebook and/or other social sites usernames.. Please note that we automatically receive your location when you use our services, browse our Website or use our products.
If you opt to use your Facebook account to login to our Website, use our services or interact with other user of the Website, services or products, Astra Studio is able to access all of your data in connection with your Facebook account, including your friends list, pictures you posted or those posted of you on Facebook, businesses and stories you “liked,” places you visited, etc.
This information you provide is used for such purposes as allowing you to set up a user Account and profile that can be used to interact with other users through the service, improving the content of the service, customizing the advertising and content you see, and communicating with you about specials and new features. It is completely optional for you to engage in these activities and/or make any purchases from Astra Studio and therefore to provide us with your personal information
You are never obligated to provide personal information to us. However, if you should choose to withhold certain requested information, we may not be able to provide you with some or all of our services. The information we request from you may be identified as mandatory or voluntary. If you do not provide us with the mandatory data we request, you may be unable to engage certain activities, use some of our services or make purchases.
When ordering products and services from us, you may be asked to provide a credit card number, account and/or billing and shipping information. This information is collected and processed by an online payment services (for example, PayPal®), which we use for payment processing, including automatic subscription renewals. Understanding the sensitive nature of information, we use reputable online payment services.
When you use the Website or services, Astra Studio or third parties authorized by us may collect certain technical and routing information about your computer (also known as environmental variables) to facilitate your use of the Website and related services. In short, when you browse the Internet, your Internet browser (such as Mozilla Firefox or Microsoft Internet Explorer) automatically transmits some information to us every time you access content on one of our internet domains. Examples of such information include the URL of the particular Web page you visited, the IP (Internet Protocol) address of the computer you are using, or the browser version that you are using to access the Website. All of this information may be collected by Astra Studio and used to help improve our offerings to you. Without expressly informing you in each circumstance, we do not match this information with any of your personal information.
You may be provided an opportunity to subscribe to a periodic newsletter and product updates from us. The subscription service requires you to provide your first and last name, your email address, and other information. You will be given the opportunity to choose the type of information we provide to you and will be provided with an opportunity to opt-out from receiving the information altogether by either making appropriate choice to your account or by writing to info@astrastudio.
The information you submit to us may be transferred across national boundaries and may be stored and processed in any of the countries in which we (and our affiliates) maintain offices or web hosting servers. In certain countries, or with respect to certain activities, the collection, transferring, storage, and processing of your information may be undertaken by our trusted vendors. These vendors are generally bound by a contract not to use your personal information for their own purposes or provide it to any third parties.
You may be given an opportunity to create a personal account, which may be required for using our services offered or to be offered on the Website or third party mobile OS (i.e. Android or iOS). Once the personal account is created, you will be able to access, review and update your personal account information.
If you wish to deactivate your personal account, you can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. When you deactivate your personal account, all information stored and maintained as part of your account will be deleted from our servers (although some information may be retained for archival, backup and record purposes). You may change your personal information and privacy preferences at any time by logging into your personal account.
Information Relating to Children
Our Website and any products or services available on our Website are not directed to children under 13 years of age. However, despite our intent, we recognize that children under the age of 13 may access this Website and subscribe to the newsletter or purchase products and services. Parents and Legal Guardians may request for us to review, delete, or stop the collection of their child’s personally identifiable information by contacting us at email@example.com. For additional information and resources regarding child online privacy, please visit the Federal Trade Commission Web site at http://www.ftc.gov/.
Securing the Transmission and Storage of Information
We are committed to protecting the security of your personal information. To protect that information, we use a variety of security technologies and procedures. Our data networks are protected by industry standard firewall and password protection systems and our security policies are periodically reviewed and enhanced as necessary. Furthermore, only authorized individuals have access to the information provided by our users. However, you should be aware that no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of any information you transmit to us and you use our content, products, and services at your own risk.
We treat the information you provide to us as confidential information. You personally identifiable information is stored on a server with physical and electronic security features as customary in the industry, including login/password procedures and electronic firewalls designed to block unauthorized access. Because laws applicable to personal information vary by country, our offices or other business operations may put in place additional measures. All of our employees are aware of our privacy and security policies. Your information is only accessible to those employees who need it in order to perform their jobs.
If you use a password to protect your accounts and personal information, it is your responsibility to keep your password confidential. Always install and use the latest versions of antivirus software. Do not share this information with anyone. If you are sharing a computer, you should always log out before leaving any site or service to protect access to your information from subsequent users.
B. USE AND DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION
How Your Personal Information Is Used
We collect your information in order to record and support your participation in the activities you select. We may use your e-mail address to send a confirmation e-mail and, if necessary, may use other information you provide to us to contact you to assist us in processing purchases and services you select. If you subscribe to a service or register a product, for example, your information may be made available to other registered users. Unless you opt-out, your personal information also may be used to keep you informed about new messages you received in connection with your account or recent online activities, our new products, product upgrades, patches, special offers, and other products and services of selected third parties.
We may collect information about the use of the Website, services and products. This information is collected in aggregate form, without identifying any user individually. We may use this aggregate, non-identifying statistical data for statistical analysis, marketing, or similar promotional purposes.
Choices Available to You
You can always choose whether or not to disclose personally identifiable information and that choice will not prevent you from using the Website. However, as previously discussed, withholding certain requested information may prevent us from providing you with certain services.
You can choose at anytime to opt out of receiving emails from AstraStudio or from having your personally identifiable information shared with selected companies. If you wish to opt out, you can do so by editing your account preferences with respect to e-mail or the sharing of information or contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you elect to “opt out” we will not share your personal information with third parties or send you regular emails. However, we may continue to use your personal information for internal purposes, such as to enhance your user experience or as necessary to administer the Website or comply with applicable laws and regulations.
We may send a one-time registration confirmation email, and infrequent “service alert” messages to you to inform you of specific changes that may impact your ability to use a service you have previously signed up for, regardless of email contact opt-in status. Also, we may contact you if compelled to do so as part of a legal proceeding or if there has been a violation of any applicable licensing, warranty and purchase agreements.
We retain these rights because in limited cases we may need to contact you as a matter of law or regarding matters important to you. These rights do not allow us to contact you to market a new or existing service if you have asked us not to do so, and issuance of these types of communications is rare.
If you create a personal account with us, based on your personal preferences we may periodically contact you via e-mail to provide information about special offers and promotions that may be of interest to you. These communications will relate to select, reputable third parties with whom we have a strategic marketing relationship. We may use a third party e-mail service provider to send e-mails. This service provider is prohibited from using your e-mail address for any purpose other than to send Astra Studio related e-mail. If you do not wish to receive e-mails with updates and information please unsubscribe by sending email to: email@example.com. In addition, every time you receive an e-mail you will be provided the choice to opt-out of future e-mails by following the instructions provided in the e-mail.
To ensure that your request is honored, provide information sufficient for us to accurately identify and access your records, such as your full name, address and the email address you provided to us when you requested services or products. We reserve the right to contact you to verify that we have accurately identified record.
Cookies and Web Beacons
Our Website and services use “cookie” and “web beacon” technology. “Cookies” are short pieces of data generated by a web server or mobile application that a service or website stores on a user’s device. Certain pages on our Website may require the use of a cookie for purposes of keeping information you enter on multiple pages together. Cookies also enable us to customize our Website and services and offerings to your needs and provide you with a better online experience with us. In addition, cookies are used to:
Astra Studio prohibits and does not recognize any purported transfers of Virtual Items effectuated outside of the Service, or the purported sale, gift or trade in the "real world" of anything that appears or originates in the Service, unless otherwise expressly authorized by Astra Studio in writing. Accordingly, you may not sublicense, trade, sell or attempt to sell in-game Virtual Items for "real" money, or exchange Virtual Items for value of any kind outside of a game, without Astra Studio’s written permission. Any such transfer or attempted transfer is prohibited and void, and will subject your Account to termination.
In the Service you may purchase, with “real world” currency a license to use Virtual Items and or other goods or Services. You may also obtain a license to use Virtual Items by redeeming third party virtual currency, such as Facebook Credits.
Purchases or redemptions of third party virtual currency to acquire a license to use virtual items are non-refundable.
You can license Virtual Items by visiting the purchase page in one of our games, providing your billing information, confirming the particulars of your purchase and re-affirming your agreement to these Terms. When you purchase a license to Virtual Items from our Service, We may send you a confirmatory e-mail that will contain details of the items you have ordered. Please check that the details in the confirmatory e-mail are correct as soon as possible and maintain a copy of it for your records. Astra Studio keeps records of transactions in order to deal with any subsequent queries. Facebook Credits that you purchased or otherwise obtained from Facebook are subject to Facebook’s terms and conditions and Astra Studio is not a party to those agreements or transaction relating thereto.
For Virtual Items, your order will represent an offer to us to purchase a license for the relevant service(s) which will be accepted by Astra Studio when Astra Studio makes the Virtual Items available on your account for you to use in our games or debit your credit card, whichever comes first.
Your license to Virtual Items for use in Astra Studio games is a service provided by Astra Studio that commences upon acceptance by Astra Studio of your purchase or redemption of third party virtual currency (e.g. Facebook Credits). By ordering a license to use Virtual Items you agree and accept that Astra Studio will provide you with the Virtual Items upon completion of the purchase transaction. If you reside in the European Union and you purchase a product or service from Astra Studio, you may have the right to withdraw from a purchase within seven calendar days, commencing on the day after the date of purchase (the “Cooling Off Period"”). However, you lose your right of withdrawal if the performance of the services commenced prior to the last day of the Cooling Off Period. Accordingly, please note that if you purchase a license to use Virtual Items from Astra Studio, your right of withdrawal is lost as the performance of our services begins promptly once your purchase transaction is completed.
UPON TERMINATION OF THIS AGREEMENT YOU WILL NO LONGER BE AUTHORIZED TO USE THE SERVICES IN ANY WAY.
Links to Other Sites and Third Party Materials
Copyright, trademark and all other proprietary rights in the Website, Content (including but not limited to software, services, audio, video, text and photographs) and/or Services rest with Astra Studio and/or its licensors. Unless otherwise specifically provided herein or authorized by Astra Studio in writing, all rights in the Website, Content and/or Services not expressly granted herein are reserved. You agree not to copy, republish, frame, make available for download, transmit, modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, assign, distribute, license, sublicense, reverse engineer, or create derivative works based on the Content, Website, its products or Services.
Astra Studio hereby disclaims any rights to trademarks, service marks, trade names, logos, copyright, patents, domain names or other intellectual property interests of third parties. All intellectual property interests of third parties referenced herein, including without limitation Third Party Material or otherwise provided on this Website are the properties of their respective owners. Astra Studio disclaims any proprietary interests in the intellectual property rights other than their own.
You may from time to time provide suggestions, comments or other feedback to Astra Studio with respect to any product, material, software or information provided by Astra Studio (hereinafter “Feedback”). You agree that all Feedback is and shall be entirely voluntary and shall not, absent separate agreement, create any confidentiality obligation for Astra Studio. However, Astra Studio shall not disclose the source of any feedback without the providing party’s consent. Astra Studio shall be free to disclose and use such Feedback as it sees fit, entirely without obligation of any kind to you. The foregoing shall not, however, affect either party’s obligations hereunder with respect to the information protected pursuant to any Astra Studio’s privacy policies posted on this Website.
Notice and Procedure for Making Claims of Copyright Infringement
It is Astra Studio’s policy to respond to notices of alleged copyright infringement that comply with applicable international intellectual property law (including, in the United States, the Digital Millennium Copyright Act). If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide Astra Studio’s Copyright Agent the written information specified below. (Please note that this procedure is exclusively for notifying Astra Studio and its affiliates that your copyrighted material has been infringed.)
Name: Dmitri I. Dubograev, Esq.
901 North Pitt Street; Suite 325
Alexandria, VA 22312
Information and Materials Provided By You
Notwithstanding anything to the contrary herein, Astra Studio reserves the right to remove Your Content or any part thereof at any time and for any reason, including but not limited to claims by a third party that Your Content violates such third party’s rights in any way.
Contests, Sweepstakes, Auctions, and Promotions
From time to time, Astra Studio may conduct promotions on or through the Website, including, without limitation, auctions, contests and sweepstakes which may be subject to additional terms and/or rules.
Software made available for downloading from or through this Website, or any other third party distributors (e.g. Apple’s iTune,GooglePlay or Microsoft’s Window Store) is licensed subject to the terms of the applicable end use license agreements. Both the Software and any accompanying documentation is the copyrighted work of Astra Studio or its licensors. You must agree to the terms of the applicable end user license agreement prior to use of the products (i.e. games) made available by AstarAstra Studio through this Website.
Except as otherwise specifically provided herein or in the applicable end user license agreement or as otherwise agreed by AstarAstra Studio in writing, you may not use, copy, republish, frame, emulate, clone, download, transmit, rent, lease, loan, sell, assign, modify, distribute, license, sublicense, decompile, disassemble, create a derivative work, otherwise reverse engineer, or transfer the licensed program, or any subset of the Website, its products or services. Any such unauthorized use shall result in immediate and automatic termination of this license and may result in criminal and/or civil prosecution.
WARRANTIES, IF ANY, WITH RESPECT TO SUCH SOFTWARE SHALL ONLY APPLY AS EXPRESSLY SET FORTH IN THE APPLICABLE END USER LICENSE AGREEMENT. ASTRA STUDIO HEREBY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL FURTHER REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT WITH RESPECT TO THE SOFTWARE.
Without limiting the foregoing, Astra Studio makes no warranty that: the services and products will meet your requirements; the services and products will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free; the results that may be obtained from the use of the services or materials will be effective, accurate, or reliable; the quality of any services or products purchased or accessible by you through the Website will meet your expectations; any errors in the software obtained from or used through the Website, or any defects in the Website, its services or products will be corrected.
The Services which you use may automatically download and install updates from Astra Studio. These updates are designed to improve, enhance and further develop the Services and/or products and may take the form of bug fixes, enhanced functions, new software modules and completely new versions. You agree to receive such updates (and permit Astra Studio to deliver these to you) as part of your use of the Services.
This Website may contain pages or sections which may be edited by and are visible for all visitors of this Website and/or use the Services, including but not limited to forums, chats, guestbooks, comments and image galleries, (“Publicly-Edited Sections”). Any notes, postings, ideas, suggestions, concepts, or other material submitted to Publicly-Edited Sections will become the property of Astra Studio and Astra Studio shall be entitled to use such material for any type of use whatsoever in perpetuity, including in any media whether now known or hereafter devised.
Discretion should be used in entering personally identifiable information within Publicly-Edited Sections, as it may be collected by third parties. Use of personally identifiable information contained in the Publicly-Edited Sections, and your options regarding our use of this information, are subject to Astra Studio’s privacy policies posted on this Website.
Astra Studio reserves the right to modify and/or delete any message submitted to the Publicly-Edited Sections, at its sole discretion, at any time and for any reason, including, but not limited to material which in Astra Studio’s opinion:
A. may constitute libel, defamation, invasion of privacy, or is obscene, pornographic, abusive, or threatening;
B. may infringe any intellectual property or other right of any entity or person;
C. may violate any applicable law or advocates illegal activity;
D. advertises or otherwise solicits funds or is a solicitation for goods, services, advertisers or sponsors or otherwise engages in commercial activity;
E. disrupts the normal flow of dialogue or otherwise acts in a way which affects the ability of other people to engage in real time activities via Astra Studio’s websites;
F. includes programs which may contain viruses, worms, trojan horses or other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunication;
G. includes MP3 format files;
H. violates any policy or regulation established from time to time regarding use of this Website or any networks connected to this Website; or
I. contains links to other sites that contain the kind of content which falls within the descriptions set out in (A) to (H) above.
Linking to the Website
Linking to the Website is permitted provided that you comply with the following rules. You may link to the home page of the Website or to any other page of the Website. However, you are not allowed to use in-line linking (or hot-linking) or framing. You must not imply that Astra Studio endorses or sponsors the linker or its site, products or services. You must not use Astra Studio’s intellectual property including but not limited to trademarks, trade names, copyrights without advance written permission from Astra Studio. Furthermore, you agree to remove the link at any time upon Astra Studio’s request.
Astra Studio Sponsored Content
From time to time Astra Studio may enter into partnerships with third-party service providers that may use Your Content in connection with commercial, sponsored, or related content, within the Astra Studio’s Services or Website (such use referred to as “Sponsored Content”). If Your Content (including your name, username, profile picture, content, photograph, or other likeness) is used on Astra Studio’s Website or Services for purposes of Sponsored Content, Astra Studio will notify you of this use and provide you the option to “opt-out” of having Your Content used in this way. Also, you may choose to prevent all future use of Your Content for purposes of Sponsored Content within Astra Studio’s Services or Website. If you are under the age of eighteen (18) or under any other legal age of majority, you represent that at least one of your parents or legal guardians has also agreed to the terms of this section (and the use of your name, username, profile picture, content, photograph, or other likeness) on your behalf. Parents or legal guardians of minor children whose Your Content appears in Astra Studio’s Sponsored Content may choose to “opt-out” and prevent all future use of a minor’s Your Content in this way. If you are unsure whether Your Content has been used as part of Astra Studio’s Sponsored Content and would like to find out, please contact us at [ ]. Astra Studio will need to verify your identify before responding to any requests so please be prepared to provide certain information such as your username, password, or other information as requested by Astra Studio.
Ending Your Relationship with Astra Studio
Agreement to Deal Electronically
All transactions with or through the Website or Services Astra Studios may, at our option, be conducted and executed electronically. We may keep records of any type of communication conducted via the Website. All electronic records are deemed sent when they are properly addressed to the recipient and the record enters an information processing system outside the control of the sender or the record enters a region of an information processing system under the recipient's control. All electronic records are received when the record enters an information processing system that the recipient has designated or uses for the purpose of receiving electronic records or information of the type sent, in a form capable of being processed by that system, and from which the recipient is able to retrieve the electronic record.
Astra Studio does not bear any responsibility nor assumes any risks if by any reason a product or a service made available on this Website breaches national law of any state. Those who access this Website do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with their national laws.
Copyright © 2013 Astra Studio. All rights reserved. This Website and accompanying products and documentation are the copyrighted property of Astra Inc. and/or its licensors and protected by copyright laws and international intellectual property treaties. Astra Studio and related logo, and all related product and service names, design marks and slogans are the trademarks and/or registered trademarks of Astra Inc. All other product and service marks contained herein are the trademarks of their respective owners. Any use of the Astra Studio or third party trademarks or logos without the prior written consent of Astra Inc or the applicable trademark owner is strictly prohibited.