Kits and Bits Pty Ltd ("Kits and Bits") operates kitsandbits.com.au and may operate other websites. It is Kits and Bits' policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, Kits and Bits collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Kits and Bits' purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Kits and Bits' visitors use its website. From time to time, Kits and Bits may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Kits and Bits also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on kitsandbits.com.au blogs/sites. Kits and Bits only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Kits and Bits' websites choose to interact with Kits and Bits in ways that require Kits and Bits to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Kits and Bits gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at kitsandbits.com.au to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Kits and Bits are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Kits and Bits collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Kits and Bits. Kits and Bits does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Kits and Bits may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Kits and Bits may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Kits and Bits does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Kits and Bits discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Kits and Bits' behalf or to provide services available at Kits and Bits' websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Kits and Bits' websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Kits and Bits will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Kits and Bits discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Kits and Bits believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Kits and Bits, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Kits and Bits website and have supplied your email address, Kits and Bits may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what's going on with Kits and Bits and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Kits and Bits takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Kits and Bits, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Kits and Bits goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Kits and Bits may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.