The Information We Collect
Required Personal Information
The site can be used without creating an account. Certain features, however, require registration. If you register as a General user or as a Teacher/Librarian, you will be asked to provide your email address, a user ID of your choosing, and a password. If a payment is necessary, you will be asked to provide credit card or billing information. If you register as a student, you will be asked to provide a user ID of your choosing and a password. Teachers and Students are asked to associate their accounts with specific classes.
Other Collected Information
We may collect certain non-personally identifiable information when you visit the Site, such as the type of browser and operating system you are using, the IP address you are using to connect to the Site, and the name of your Internet service provider. This type of information helps us ensure consistent delivery of the Site and improve our services.
We also collect information on how you use the Site, such as what topics users have researched.
Like most major websites, we may use "cookies" to store information during your use of our Site. Cookies are small pieces of code that are stored in a designated file on your computer. They do not provide us with any personally identifiable information and cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer.
Updating Or Removing Your Personal Information
You may update or remove yourself from our database by contacting us:
- (720) 583-4765
How We Use Your Personal Information
We will use the personal information you provide in connection with your use of the Site. If we need to contact you, we may do so using your email address. Information we collect about how you use the Site--such as what topics you have researched--will be presented to you as your research history. We may also use it (in a way that is not personally identifiable) to improve our service and add new features.
Please be aware that any information that you disclose on the site--for instance, when customizing your Grok or writing in your journal--may be accessible to other users. instaGrok cannot take any responsibility for such collection or disclosure.
How We Share Your Personal Information
instaGrok is not in the business of selling the information you provide to us to any other party. We will not share the personal information you provide except (a) if it is for the purpose(s) you provided it; (b) with your consent; (c) as may be required by law or as we think necessary to protect our company or others from injury; or (d) with vendors who provide services to us, such as hosting services, tech support, database managers, and credit card processors.
Links To Other Sites
Security Of The Information You Provide
We believe we have taken reasonable steps to protect the information you provide us from loss or theft, unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use, or modification.
If you are visiting our Site from a location outside of the United States, your connection will be through and to servers located in the United States and all information you provide will be processed and securely maintained in our web servers and internal systems located within the United States. By using this Site, you authorize the export of personal information to the USA and its storage and use as specified above when you provide such information to us. This policy and our legal obligations are subject to the laws of the State of California and the USA, regardless of the location of any user. Any claims or complaints must be filed in the USA in the State of California.
Changes To This Policy
How To Contact Us
- (720) 583-4765