Copyright: © Press4Kids, Inc.
This application belongs to Press4Kids, Inc. (Press4Kids).
Press4Kids does not allow persons under 13 years of age to create user accounts without a parent or adult present. Subscription to the application should be done under the supervision of a person 18 or over.
CONTENT OF THE APPLICATION:
The entire content of this application including illustrations, photographs, article, design, software, graphics, logos and icons, buttons, audios and videos, except the elements provided by our users (Ask Russ and Draw it), is fully owned by Press4Kids, Inc. and/or its affiliates, content suppliers and are protected by worldwide design, trademark, copyright and other intellectual property laws. Content of this application should not be copied. Content rights are not transferred to users and/or subscribers. By providing content to our application (Ask Russ and Draw it), it is intended that this is your own original work and that you own all the required rights and that you grant Press4Kids with these rights.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
The application, including all its content and functionalities associated with, is provided "as is" and "as available" with all faults and without warranty of any kind. Press4Kids does not guarantee the accuracy, timeliness, completeness performance or fitness for a particular purpose of the application. Press4Kids does not guarantee that your use of the application will be uninterrupted and/or error free. Without limiting to the foregoing, Press4Kids disclaims all responsibility or liability as to (i) the content, (ii) errors or omissions in the application, (iii) any failure or interruption in the availability of the application, and (iv) any losses or damages arising from the use of the application wether direct, indirect, consequential or otherwise.
All trademarks, trade names and service marks in the application are proprietary to Press4Kids and/or respective owners. No use of any of these elements can be made without the written consent of Press4Kids and/or respective owners.
In our News-O-Matic, Daily reading for kids, application, Press4Kids asks for the child first name, birthday and location but this information is not required to subscribe. A subscription can be made without providing any child’s personal information. Press4Kids requires Children to get a parent or guardian’s permission before subscribing and or submitting any information.
In our News-O-Matic, School Edition, application, Press4Kids asks for Teachers to register mentioning their school with mailing address and phone number, their email address, their username and, their password. Teachers can then create their own class adding the grade, the class name, the name, username and password of each student.
How Press4Kids will use the information collected from you
- First name: We use this information to personalize the app experience, welcome the child by name, and manage multiple users throughout the same subscription.
- Birthday: We use the user’s birth year on our "On This Date" timeline
- Location: We use the user’s location to pinpoint his or her location on our interactive maps. We also display location (at city or state level for drawings or messages from the kids that we publish). We never store that information.
- Gender: We use this information to improve the user experience.
- Teachers email address: It is an important part of the registration process to send you a confirmation email. We might use it as well to send you additional information and updates about our services, to help you retrieve your password, to email you in some cases specific reports for your class or specific students or to email you about updates about our website or its related policies.
- School mailing address and phone number will be used to mail you additional information related to our products, phone number used as an alternate way of contacting you.
- Students related information allows students to individually participate into our services and receive personalized learning. It will allow Teachers and/or Parents to access personalized reports about the students performance using the services. Only Teachers can input Students information and can only do it if they have the appropriate authorization to do so.
Press4Kids will never disclose any child / students personal information.
Press4Kids will not disclose any personal information to any third party, except to a respected and secure third party used to help us distribute our School Edition or informative newsletter or if requested by law.
Press4Kids may collect non-personal, aggregated information about subscribers’ use of our applications and our site. This information is not personally identifiable and will only be used to figure out how subscribers use our products. For example, this information will show how much time users spend on the application and/or website, from where (which sites) users came, and to where (sites) users go. The collection of this information allows Press4Kids to, among other things, prepare for traffic load demands and to efficiently distribute our email newsletter or improve our services.
All other personal information will only be accessible for authorized user, i.e. a teacher, a school or district administrator will be able to access the usage information of their students.
REVIEW AND ACCESS
You will have the ability to access the information that we have collected about you. You will have an opportunity to correct, update, or modify this information at firstname.lastname@example.org or on our website.
In order to use the News-O-Matic services, Teachers and/or students are asked to submit some personal information about themselves and to authorize Press4Kids to use in limited ways (see How we will use your personal information). We request that Educators and Parents have reviewed and submitted a Consent as part of the registration process, which will require them to consent to Press4Kids collection and use of the students information as described above.
At any time, subscribers to our email services or newsletter and/or teacher edition can unsubscribe by clicking to the unsubscribe link provided in the emails.
Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA)
Press4Kids is compliant with the guidelines created by the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 and all other applicable laws and regulations protecting children’s privacy on the Internet. We do not allow persons under 13 years of age to create user accounts without a parent or adult present. Any child using the Service must do so with permission from a parent or guardian. While we make every effort to make child’s experience safe, we encourage parents to monitor the child’s use of our application or website. When registering your child for a subscription, we will ask general questions including their name, age, gender and location. While this information is used to customize the child’s experience, it is not mandatory. We do not disclose this information for any purpose except to provide you with quality service. Any data shared is done so on an anonymous aggregate basis.
TRACKING & THIRD PARTY COOKIES (Website Only)
LINKS TO OTHER SITES (Website Only)
As part of the service, Press4Kids may create links allowing you to access third-party sites. Press4Kids is not responsible for the content that appears on these sites and does not endorse these sites. Please consult the sites’ individual privacy policies in order to determine how they treat user information.
IP ADDRESS (Website Only) Your Internet Protocol ("IP") address is usually associated with the place from which you enter the Internet, like your Internet Service Provider, your company or your university. From time to time, we may use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, gather broad demographic information and administer our Website.
SECURITY All information described above is stored on restricted database servers.