Privacy Policy

What This Privacy Policy Covers 

This policy covers how Blue Mango Multimedia, LLC ("Blue Mango," "we," "us," or "our") treats personal information that it collects and receives on ScreenSteps Live and www.screenstepslive.com] (“ScreenSteps Live”). Information you share with us is used for ScreenSteps Live’s business purposes. Blue Mango is not in the business of selling information about you. This notice tells you what information we collect, steps we take to protect and secure it, how we use and share information, and finally, how you can contact us with questions or concerns.

Information We Gather

ScreenSteps Live collects personal information when you register with us, use ScreenSteps Live products or services or post content on a ScreenSteps Live site.

The Blue Mango Sites, Products and Services may combine information about you that we have with information we obtain from business partners or others.

ScreenSteps Live may also collect information about your transactions with us and with some of our business partners. This information might include information necessary to process payments due to us from you such as your credit card number.

ScreenSteps Live may automatically receive and record information on our server logs from your browser, including your IP address, cookies, and the pages you request.

The Blue Mango Sites, Products and Services use information for the following general purposes: products and services provision, billing, identification and authentication, services improvement, contact, research, and anonymous reporting.

IP Address

ScreenSteps Live may occasionally obtain IP addresses from users depending upon how you access our web sites. IP addresses, browser and session information may be used for various purposes, including to: 
Diagnose and prevent service or technology problems reported by our users or engineers that are associated with the IP addresses controlled by a specific web company or ISP. 

  • Estimate the total number of users visiting Blue Mango's web sites from specific geographical regions.
  • Help determine which users have access privileges to certain content, services or resources that we offer.
  • Monitor and prevent fraud and abuse.

Cookies

A cookie is a small amount of data, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier that is sent to your browser from a web site's computers and stored on your computer's hard drive. 
If you reject all cookies, you may not be able to use ScreenSteps Live services or products that require you to "sign in" and you may not be able to take full advantage of all offerings. 
You can configure your browser to accept all cookies, reject all cookies or notify you when a cookie is set. 
ScreenSteps Live uses its own cookies for a number of purposes, including to: 

  • Require you to re-enter your password after a certain period of time has elapsed to protect you against others accidentally accessing your account contents.
  • Keep track of preferences you specify while you are using the Blue Mango Sites, Products and Services.
  • Estimate and report our total audience size and traffic.
  • Conduct research to improve the content and services provided on the Blue Mango Sites, Products and Services.
  • Blue Mango lets other entities that show advertisements or provide services on some of our web pages set and access their cookies on your computer. Other entities' use of their cookies is subject to their own privacy policies, and not this policy. Advertisers or other entities do not have access to Blue Mango's cookies.

Information Relating to Children

Users under the age of 13 are prohibited from using ScreenSteps Live.

Information Use, Sharing and Disclosure

ScreenSteps Live does not share personal information we learn about you from your use of the ScreenSteps Live web sites, products and services with others except as described in this policy.

When you provide personal information through using ScreenSteps Live you are however sharing your personal information with Blue Mango Multimedia, LLC and its affiliated entities. The use of your personal information by these organizations is subject to this policy.

We do not share your information with unrelated third parties for their direct marketing purposes. However, ScreenSteps Live may display targeted advertisements based on personally non-identifiable information (such as browser type and IP address) and/or personal selection (See the Section entitled “Third Party Advertising” below for more information on how your information is shared with advertisers).

ScreenSteps Live may use or share your personal information where it is necessary to complete a transaction, to operate or improve the ScreenSteps Live products and services, to do something that you have asked us to do, or tell you of products and services that we think may be of interest.

From time to time, Blue Mango or a partner, may sponsor a promotion, sweepstake or contest on ScreenSteps Live. You may be asked to provide personal information including name, email address or home address or to answer questions in order to participate. Blue Mango may transfer personal information to certain advertising partners that you have explicitly requested to receive information from. It will be clear at the point of collection who is collecting the personal information and whose privacy statement will apply.

Where you are contacted with an offer or service based on information you have shared with ScreenSteps Live, we will do our best to provide you with an opportunity to opt-out of receiving such further communications at the time you are contacted, however, in connection with any of our paid products and services (i.e., products or services that you license or use for a fee), we reserve the right to send you certain communications relating to those products and services, such as service announcements, administrative messages and the ScreenSteps Live Newsletter, that are considered part of your ScreenSteps Live account, without offering you the opportunity to opt-out of receiving them.

When you register for ScreenSteps Live, Blue Mango collects user-submitted account information such as name, email address and age to identify users and send notifications related to the use of the service. Blue Mango also collects user-submitted profile information, including additional contact information, location, biographical information and photos. This additional profile information will assist other users in finding and communicating with you.

ScreenSteps Live will display your “First and Last Name” on your ScreenSteps Live Site.

ScreenSteps Live will display your name and email address on your ScreenSteps Live Site according to the preferences you set in your account. Additionally, Blue Mango will display any user-submitted profile information on your ScreenSteps Live Site.

When you post a comment or lesson on a ScreenSteps Live Site, you have the ability to post a comment or lesson which may include personally identifiable information about yourself.

If you post personal information online that is accessible to the public, you may receive unsolicited messages from other parties in return.

Blue Mango may share personally identifiable information about you under the following circumstances:

  • In the course of operating our business it may be necessary or appropriate for us to provide access to your personal information to others such as our service providers, contractors and select vendors so that we can operate ScreenSteps Live and our business. Where practical, we seek to obtain confidentiality agreements that are consistent with this policy and that limit others' use or disclosure of the information you have shared.
  • We may share your personal information to respond to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, to establish or exercise our legal rights or, defend against legal claims and if in our judgment in such circumstances disclosure is required or appropriate.
  • We may share your personal information if we believe it is necessary in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of our various terms of use, or as otherwise required by law.

As we continue to develop our business, we may also buy or sell all or part of our business. In such transactions, personally identifiable information you have shared with us is generally one of the business assets that will be transferred. The transferred personally identifiable information will remain subject to the promises made in this privacy policy or subsequent policies to which you have consented.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

Blue Mango may revise, modify or update this policy. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your particular Blue Mango account or by placing a prominent notice on our site.

Confidentiality and Security

No data transmissions over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure.

Consequently, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your transmission, we make efforts to ensure security on our systems.

We use physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect personal information about you.

Your account information is password-protected.

In certain areas, ScreenSteps Live uses industry-standard SSL-encryption to protect data transmissions. However, please note that this is not a guarantee that such information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed by breach of such firewalls and secure server software.

If Blue Mango learns of a security systems breach we may attempt to notify you electronically so that you can take appropriate protective steps. By using ScreenSteps Live or providing personal information to us you agree that we can communicate with you electronically regarding security, privacy and administrative issues relating to your use of those sites, products and services. We may post a notice on our applicable web sites if a security breach occurs. If this happens, you will need a web browser enabling you to view the applicable web sites. We may also send an email to you at the email address you have provided to us in these circumstances. Depending on where you live, you may have a legal right to receive notice of a security breach in writing. To receive free written notice of a security breach (or to withdraw your consent from receiving electronic notice) you should notify us at support@screensteps.com.

Changing your Preferences and Personal Information

You can edit your account information with ScreenSteps Live at any time. Most personal information you may provide is entirely optional. For example, to the extent that parents are considering whether to permit their children to use ScreenSteps Live, we do not condition a child's participation based upon their provision of any more personal information than is necessary to operate those sites, products and services.

You can delete your applicable account by visiting the applicable account deletion page; however, please note that some personal information, primarily your contact information, may remain in our records to the extent necessary to protect our legal interests or document compliance with regulatory requirements.

Contacting Blue Mango Learning Systems

If you have a privacy concern regarding ScreenSteps Live, or this policy, and if you cannot satisfactorily resolve it through the use of those sites, products or services you can write to us by email at info@bluemangolearning.com. Alternatively, we can be reached by telephone at 866-275-7856 or our postal mail address:

Blue Mango Learning Systems

PO Box 801 
McLean, VA 22101 
Attn: Privacy Officer

If you object to any sharing of your personal information that may be permitted under this policy, you may do so by writing us at the above address. We will take reasonable steps to accommodate your requests as they relate to our advertising practices. In some instances, honoring your requests may interfere with or preclude your ability to use ScreenSteps Live or may require us to terminate our relationship with you.

Effective Date: Jan 1, 2008

Last updated: Jan 27, 2014

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