This site is owned and operated by SPAN Systems. Your privacy on the Internet is of the utmost importance to us. At SPAN Systems, we want to make your experience online satisfying and safe.
Optional Voluntary Information
We offer the following free services, which require some type of voluntary submission of personal information by users:
Electronic downloads (Dispatches)
We will offer a free electronic downloads to users. SPAN Systems gathers the email addresses of users who voluntarily subscribe. Usage tracking
SPAN Systems tracks user traffic patterns throughout all of our sites. However, we do not correlate this information with data about individual users. SPAN Systems does break down overall usage statistics according to a user's domain name, browser type, and MIME type by reading this information from the browser string (information contained in every user's browser).
SPAN Systems uses tracking information to determine which areas of our sites, users like and don't like based on traffic to those areas. We do not track what individual users read, but rather how well each page performs overall. This helps us continue to build a better service for you.
USE OF INFORMATION
SPAN Systems uses any information voluntarily given by our users to enhance their experience in our network of sites, whether to provide interactive or personalized elements on the sites or to better prepare future content based on the interests of our users. As stated above, we use information that users voluntarily provide in order to send out electronic newsletters and to enable users to participate in polls, surveys, message boards, and forums. We send out a newsletter schedule (depending on the comment given by the user), and occasionally send out special editions when we think subscribers might be particularly interested in something we are doing.
SPAN Systems never shares newsletter mailing lists with any third parties, including advertisers, sponsors or partners. When we use tracking information to determine which areas of our sites users like and don't like based on traffic to those areas. We do not track what individual users read, but rather how well each page performs overall. This helps us continue to build a better service for you. We track search terms entered in the Search function as one of many measures of what interests our users. But we don't track which terms a particular user enters.
SPAN Systems creates aggregate reports on user demographics and traffic patterns. We will not disclose any information about any individual user except to comply with applicable law or valid legal process or to protect the personal safety of our users or the public. SHARING OF THE INFORMATION
SPAN Systems uses the above-described information to tailor our content to suit your needs. We will not share information about individual users with any third party, except to comply with applicable law or valid legal process or to protect the personal safety of our users or the public. SECURITY
SPAN Systems operates secure data networks protected by industry standard firewall and password protection systems. Our security and privacy policies are periodically reviewed and enhanced as necessary and only authorized individuals have access to the information provided by our customers.