Privacy Policy

Thank you for reviewing the STW Innovation Company Limited (“STW”) privacy policy for its website located at https://www.shaketowin.net (“Site”). This Privacy Policy details certain policies implemented throughout STW governing STW’s collection and use of personally identifiable information about users of our Site.

PRIVACY POLICY UPDATES

STW may need to update this Privacy Policy from time to time. If so, STW will post our updated Privacy Policy on our Site, along with notice that the Privacy Policy has been changed so you are always aware of what personally identifiable information we may collect and how we may use this information. STW may also send users that have provided us with their email address an email notification notifying such users of any changes to the Privacy Policy. STW encourages you to review this Privacy Policy regularly for any changes. Your continued use of the Site and/or continued provision of personally identifiable information to us will be subject to the terms of the then-current Privacy Policy.

INFORMATION COLLECTION AND USE

You may generally browse our Site without providing us with any personally identifiable information. If you contact us with questions or to request information, we will collect any personally identifiable information that you voluntarily transmit with your communications to us. If you opt-in to receive our newsletters, we will collect your email address. If you post a comment on our articles, we will collect your email and any personally identifiable information that you include in your comment. If you participate in a contest, we will collect your name, email address and any content specifically related to the contest. From Google Analytics, we also will receive your gender, age range (but not specific age), browser and device used to access the Site and geo-location data to identify the city in which you are using the Site. We may receive personal data from third parties regarding their contest participants and winners such as school, grade level, parent/guardian contact information, email address, age, date of birth, photos and videos. Contest participants must be over age 13. We may post winner information on the Site and social media channels and we may also send correspondence to participants regarding our services that may be of interest. We may use your personally identifiable information to respond to your requests or send you newsletters you have requested, detect fraud, illegal activities or security breaches, provide notices regarding our services you have purchased from us, administer contests, provide notices regarding services you might want to purchase in the future and improve the content and general administration of the Site. If you do not provide your personally identifiable information to us as set forth above, you may not be able to post comments, participate in contests or have us respond to you.

CHILDREN'S PRIVACY

STW recognizes the privacy interests of children and we encourage parents and guardians to take an active role in their children’s online activities and interests. The Site is directed to school administrators and is not directed to children under the age of 13. STW does not target its Site to children under 13. STW does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. If we learn that a child under the age of 13 provided us with personally identifiable information, we will delete that information. If your child has provided personally identifiable information, please contact us so we can delete it. If you are under the age of 13, please do not provide us with any personally identifiable information.

COOKIES AND TRACKING

We may use small text files called cookies to improve overall user experience in the Site. A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user’s hard drive containing information about the user. We may use WordPress and Disqus cookies to remember your login to the Site. You can read more about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org. If you reject cookies, you may still use our Site, but your ability to use some areas of our Site may be limited.

Our Site does not follow do not track signals from your browser. STW does not track users over time and over multiple websites. Third party providers of external services like web traffic analysis services, such as Google Analytics, may track users over time and over our Site and third party apps or websites and such third parties may also place cookies, via our Site. You can read more about privacy and cookies set by Google Analytics at www.google.com/policies/privacy/.

AGGREGATE INFORMATION

We may track information that will be maintained, used and disclosed in aggregate form only and which will not contain your personally identifiable information. For example, we may collect IP addresses, browser type, and geo-location data. We may analyze this data for trends and statistics in the aggregate, and we may use such aggregate information to administer the Site, track users’ movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use.

DISCLOSURE

We may provide your personally identifiable information and the data generated by cookies and the aggregate information to the vendors and service agencies that we may engage to assist us in providing our services to you for their use solely to provide us with such assistance. We will also disclose your personally identifiable information (a) if we are required to do so by law, regulation or other government authority or otherwise in cooperation with an ongoing investigation of a governmental authority, (b) to enforce the STW Terms of Use or user agreements or to protect our rights or (c) to protect the safety of users of our Site and our services. We will not sell your personally identifiable information to any company or organization, but we may transfer your personally identifiable information to a successor entity upon a merger, consolidation or other corporate reorganization in which STW participates or to a purchaser or acquirer of all or substantially all of STW’s assets to which the Site relates. If you post a blog comment on the Site, other users will be able to see your Disqus username and comment and any personally identifiable information that you include in your comment.

HONG KONG PRIVACY RIGHTS

We do not disclose any personally identifiable information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. Should this practice change, we will seek your consent before disclosing information for a third party’s direct marketing.

LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES

The Site may provide links to other Web sites or resources over which STW does not have control (“External Web Sites”). Such links do not constitute an endorsement by STW of those External Web Sites. You acknowledge that STW is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and further agree that STW is not responsible for the content of such External Web Sites. Your use of External Web Sites is subject to the terms of use and privacy policies located on the linked to External Web Sites.

SECURITY AND RETENTION

We may employ procedural and technological measures that are reasonably designed to help protect your personally identifiable information from loss, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration or destruction. We retain personally identifiable information for so long as we have a legitimate business need to retain it.

SOCIAL PLUGINS ON OUR SITE

We may use social plugins on our Site and may include icons that allow you to interact with third party social networks such as Facebook, Twitter, or Weibo. For example, you may “Like” us on Facebook. The third party social plugin may set a cookie when your browser creates a connection to the servers of such social networks and the plugin may transmit your data to the social networks. Your use of these social plugins is subject to the privacy policies of the third party social networks.

UPDATING PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION AND DELETING COMMENTS

STW provides you with the ability to review, update and request to delete certain information that you provide to us by contacting us at privacy@shaketowin.net. You may edit and delete your comments using Disqus.

QUESTIONS

If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Policy please contact us via email at privacy@shaketowin.net or mail at:
STW Innovation Company Limited
Attn: Emily Cheung
Room 509, 5/F Capitol Centre
5-19 Jardine’s bazaar, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong

USERS OUTSIDE OF HONG KONG

Our computer systems and third party hosting provider systems are currently based in the China and may be located in other countries, so your personal data will be processed by us in Hong Kong and other countries where data protection and privacy regulations may not offer the same level of protection as in other parts of the world, such as the European Union. If you create a user account with the Site as a visitor from outside Hong Kong, by using the Site you agree to this Privacy Policy and you consent to the transfer of all such information to Hong Kong, which may not offer an equivalent level of protection of that required in the European Union or certain other countries, and to the processing of that information as described in this Privacy Policy.