Effective 1 October 2009
WRN is an online Internet portal, owned and operated by WRN Broadcast Limited, where users can access audio and visual content from world radio and television stations, and then customise how they access them ("Service"). WRN users can setup their own preferences, including, timezones, streaming and download options, languages and favourites, all from the same Internet portal.
Information Collection and Used by WRN
WRN collects user submitted information such as your name, email address, age and gender to authenticate users and to send notifications to those users relating to the Service.
WRN also logs non-personally-identifiable information including IP address, profile information, aggregate user data, and browser type, from users and visitors to the site. This data is used to manage the WRN website, track usage and improve the Service. This non-personally-identifiable information may be shared with third-parties to provide more relevant services and advertisements to members. User IP addresses are recorded for security and monitoring purposes.
Visitors and users can ask questions in the 'Help' section. These questions may be answered on the website for all visitors to see, but the name of the visitor who asks the question will not be shown. WRN may edit the question for content.
We may use a user's email address to send updates, a newsletter or news regarding the Service. Users may choose to unsubscribe from email of this type in the subscriptions options in the user "My Account" section.
From time to time, WRN or a partner, may sponsor a promotion, sweepstake or contest on WRN. Users may be asked to provide personal information including name, email address or home address or to answer questions in order to participate. We may transfer personal information to certain ad 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.
Chat Rooms and Forums
Please be aware that whenever you voluntarily post information to the WRN Chat Rooms or Forums, that the information you post can be accessed by the public.
Correcting/Updating or Removing Information
WRN users may modify or update their personal information at any time by logging into their account and accessing the "My Account" section.
Third Party Advertising
WRN user accounts are secured by user-created passwords. The internet is not a secure medium, however WRN takes precautions to insure that user account information is kept private. We use reasonable measures to protect user information that is stored within our database, and we restrict access to user information to those WRN employees who need access to perform their job functions, such as our customer service personnel and technical staff. Please note that we cannot guarantee the security of user account information. Unauthorised entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors may compromise the security of user information at any time.
Sharing and Disclosure of Information WRN Collects
Contacting the Web Site
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with the WRN website, please contact us or write to WRN Website, PO Box 1212, London, SW8 2TG, UK.