UNTV would like to inform you that our online and mobile websites, applications, digital services are under constant development and enhancement. As new services are added frequently, we encourage you to periodically check back and review this policy as it may be modified and updated from time to time.
Thank you for visiting our website. We value our users and we want you to enjoy and benefit from our website and mobile services securely. To ensure the best possible security and protection of users’ privacy, we upheld and implemented fair information practices.
We make sure that this policy applies to all websites and online services that UNTV operates, including untvweb.com, not the least to the content and services we provide to our mobile app users available on mobile devices, such as Android-powered devices and iOS-based phones.
What Information We Collect
Our Sites may recognize your domain name, IP address, browser version, operating system and the website you passed through to reach our websites and online services. In addition, our Sites may also automatically gather certain information related to your usage of our websites, like how many times and how frequent your visits to the Sites and their areas were. With regard to the information we derive from your mobile content usage may vary depending on the practices applied by your device manufacturer, service provider, and choices available to you as user.
We have some features at our Sites that do offer you as user the option of providing information (e.g., name, email address, phone number, location, etc.). Details of how we make use of such information are also provided below.
When it comes to cookies, we make sure that your information are and will never be used by our Sites to track any of your personally identifiable details.
How We Use the Information
Ultimately, the information we collect is used to help offer you the best user experience and content of UNTV and our websites as well as mobile content. For instance, your personal identifiable information may be used by our staff to reach you and invite you to take part of an online survey about our content offerings, let you know of material changes and additions to our services, update you about account status, and many of the likes. Your information may also be used to keep you apprised of additional services or special offers that may be of interest to you. Reaching you about any of the above reasons we have describe may sometimes be coursed through a vendor or business partner that we have.
What Information We Share and Disclose
From time to time we may allow third party companies, whose products or services we feel may interest users of our sites, to contact users using the addresses provided to us during the process of subscribing to electronic newsletters, etc. Rest assured, we do not share these addresses directly with these companies, however, only to third party who administers the process on our behalf. If you do not want your information to be shared, you can choose not to allow the transfer by letting us know by emailing, calling or writing us (see addresses below).
We may provide usage data in the aggregate – not information about you personally – to our partners about how visitors use our websites and online services. From time to time we conduct research on our users’ demographics, interests and behavior from our server log files or from surveys. We perform this activity to better understand and serve our users. Compiled and analyzed on an aggregated basis, the research we conduct are shared with advertisers or other businesses.
In some cases as when we are required by law or if such action is necessary to comply with the law or legal procedure, we may disclose information about you to a third party. Our belief is that this may be a more feasible action to protect and defend our rights or to prevent misuse of our sites, or to protect the personal safety or property of our users or the public.
What Are Cookies and How Do We Use Them
Our websites place a “cookie” on the browser of a user’s computer for the purpose of gathering and storing basic tracking information. Cookie is also used to monitor the presentation of advertisements. We also may use the information for editorial purposes, among other purposes such as measuring certain traffic patterns.
Cookies we place on the user’s browser are not used to retrieve information from your computer that was not originally sent in a cookie. Advertising vendors that serve ads into our websites may also use their own cookies. You are at liberty to anytime opt-out of the cookies delivered by the sites by changing the setting on your browser.
Some browsers are set to refuse all cookies, or to restrict the conditions under which they are set. As a result, this will disable all cookies delivered to your browser, not just the ones delivered by us.
Advertisers and Links
UNTV, including but not limited to online services and its mobile content, may include links that are not produced by its own but by other organizations. Our websites or advertisers that have links on our websites may also collected personally identifiable information directly from you on your discretion. With regard to third party organizations, please note that we are not responsible for the privacy policies or content of their sites. You may visit the sites of these organizations or businesses to review their privacy policies.
For Kids and Parents
If you under 13 years of age, please do not send us any information about yourself, such as name, address, or email address.
If you are a parent, please note that our sites are not directed to children under the age of thirteen (13). We also do not consciously collect personally identifiable information from kids under the age of 13 as part of the sites. Once we become aware of information that were received inadvertently from a user under the age of 13 without verifiable parental consent, we will delete such records from our records.
For Users Outside the Philippines
Users located outside of the Philippine territory will have their information transferred to the Philippines whose laws may not provide the same level of protection for personal information as your home country. You agree that by using our website, your information will be affected by this transfer. You also agree that adjudication of any disputes arising with this website in the local courts of, and in accordance with local laws, may affect you.
To protect the information we collect, we put in place reasonable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to the best of our knowledge. We cannot however guarantee the security of our database, websites or services, nor can we guarantee that we information you supply will not be intercepted while being transmitted to us over the Internet as no security system is impenetrable.
Our Postal Address
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UNTV, 915 Barangay Philam,
EDSA, Quezon City M.M. 1104