Effective Date: 2023 06 10 Introduction Thank you for using NotchLN and its related services ("Platform"). NotchLN is committed to protecting your privacy and providing you with a safe and secure user experience. This Privacy Policy outlines how we collect, use, disclose, and safeguard your information when you use our Platform. Please read this Privacy Policy carefully to understand our practices regarding your information and how we will treat it. By accessing or using our Platform, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy. 1. Information We Collect 1.1. Account Information: When you create a NotchLN account, we collect personal information such as your name, email address, phone number, date of birth, and password. 1.2. Profile Information: We collect information that you voluntarily provide on your profile, including your profile picture, gender, hometown, education, work history, and other biographical details. 1.3. User Content: We collect the content you create, upload, or share on NotchLN, including posts, comments, photos, videos, and other media. 1.4. Contact Information: We may collect and store the contact information you provide, such as your address book or email addresses, to enable you to connect with friends and family on NotchLN. 1.5. Usage Information: We collect information about how you interact with our Platform, including your IP address, device information, browser type, pages visited, and the time and date of your visits. 1.6. Cookies and Similar Technologies: We use cookies, pixels, and similar technologies to collect information about your browsing activities, preferences, and interests on NotchLN. 1.7. Location Information: With your consent, we may collect and process information about your precise or approximate location, using GPS, Wi-Fi, or other technologies. 1.8. Third-Party Information: We may receive information about you from third parties, such as advertisers, developers, or other NotchLN users. 2. How We Use Your Information 2.1. Providing and Personalizing our Services: We use your information to provide, personalize, and improve our Platform, including recommending content, features, and connections that may be of interest to you. 2.2. Communication: We may use your email address or other contact information to send you notifications, updates, newsletters, and marketing communications about NotchLN or third-party products and services that may interest you. You can manage your communication preferences in your account settings. 2.3. Safety and Security: We use your information to verify accounts, detect and prevent fraud, investigate suspicious activities, and ensure the security of our Platform and users. 2.4. Research and Analytics: We may analyze user trends, preferences, and behavior to improve our Platform, develop new features, conduct research, and provide aggregated insights to advertisers and other third parties. 2.5. Advertising and Sponsored Content: We may use your information to deliver personalized advertisements, promotions, and sponsored content based on your interests and activities on NotchLN and other websites and apps. 2.6. Legal Compliance: We may use and disclose your information to comply with applicable laws, regulations, legal processes, or governmental requests, and to protect our rights, privacy, safety, and property, as well as that of our users and the public. 3. Information Sharing and Disclosure 3.1. Sharing with Other NotchLN Users: Your public information, posts, and certain profile details may be visible to other NotchLN users based on your privacy settings and the audience you choose. 3.2. Service Providers: We may share your information with third-party service providers who assist us in operating our Platform, delivering services, analyzing data, or performing other business functions. 3.3. Third-Party Apps and Integrations: When you use third-party apps, websites, or other services that are integrated with NotchLN, your information may be shared with those third parties based on your privacy settings and the permissions you grant. 3.4. Business Transfers: In the event of a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of our assets, your information may be transferred to the acquiring entity. 3.5. Legal Requirements: We may disclose your information if required to do so by law, or in good faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with legal obligations, protect our rights or safety, or investigate and prevent fraud or security issues. 3.6. Consent and Sharing Settings: We will share your information with third parties as directed by you or authorized by your privacy settings, including when you interact with ads or sponsored content. 4. Data Security We implement appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect your information from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, no method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage is 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to protect your information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. 5. Your Choices and Rights 5.1. Account Settings: You can review and update your account information, privacy settings, and preferences within the NotchLN settings. 5.2. Advertising Preferences: You can manage your ad preferences, including opting out of personalized advertising, through the NotchLN Ad Preferences settings. 5.3. Data Access and Deletion: You have the right to access and control your personal information, including the ability to download a copy, make corrections, or request deletion, subject to certain legal exceptions. 6. Third-Party Links and Services NotchLN may contain links to third-party websites, apps, or services that are not controlled or operated by us. This Privacy Policy does not apply to such third-party platforms, and we are not responsible for their privacy practices. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of those third parties before providing any information to them. 7. Children's Privacy NotchLN is not intended for children under the age of 13, and we do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If we become aware that we have collected personal information from a child under 13, we will take steps to delete such information. 8. Changes to this Privacy Policy We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time, and any changes will be effective when we post the revised policy on our Platform. We encourage you to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any updates. 9. Contact Us If you have any questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy or our privacy practices, please contact us at [contact information]. Conclusion Protecting your privacy is a priority for NotchLN. By using our social media platform, you acknowledge and consent to the collection, use, and disclosure of your information as described in this Privacy Policy. We are committed to maintaining the highest standards of privacy protection and will continue to update our practices to ensure the security of your personal information.