DATA WE COLLECT
To use HiRoads' website you need to provide some personal information. Only the email address is actually required, but some other data may be collected by automated systems we use. In particular, IP addresses are stored in our forum database to permit its services to work correctly and they can be analized by our advertisement system to provide targeted ads.
All the further information you provide to our site is only used internally and it is not shared nor sold to third parties.
Facebook Connect is not necessary to use any of the services offered, but it will enhance users experience. When you click on the "connect" button and enter for the first time your facebook data, our database will associate your HiRoads account with your one on facebook to permit automatic login.
You can later grant HiRoads website the permit to write on your facebook profile. By doing so, whenever you complete a level or publish a new one, a short story is published on your facebook profile and it will be visible to your friends. We use this technique only to attract users to our site and it is totally optional. You will be always able to change this behavior in your profile on HiRoads website.
DATA WE STORE ON YOUR COMPUTER
We use a feature of your browser called a "cookie" to assign a unique number that automatically identifies your computer when you visit the site. A cookie is a piece of text-only data stored on your hard drive. By setting a cookie on our site, you would not have to log in a password each time you visit our site, thereby saving time while on our site. If you reject the cookie, you may still use our site. The only drawback to this is that you will be limited in some areas of our site, or may have to enter passwords or identifying information each time you visit our site.
Finally, we use Flash Shared Objects to store game progresses and achievements.
Any time during the use of HiRoads website you will be able to cease your relationship with us. If an option is not explicitly available, you can require your account deletion by contacting us.
If you have any other question regarding privacy issues, don't hesitate to contact us.