What information does MAD.com collect? MAD may request and/or collect information from you on a voluntary basis when you: register with us, or when you send questions or comments via e-mail to MAD.com customer support. The requested information may include personal information such as your name and e-mail address. If you are under the age of 13, you will need your parent or guardian's consent before you can provide any personal information to us for purposes of registration and other online activities.
Sign up to our free newsletter If you wish to sign up to our free newsletter, you will be asked to supply personal information such as your e-mail address. With your permission, MAD.com uses such information to periodically contact you with product information news, special offers and new games that are released.
E-mail By allowing you to send e-mail to us, we are not attempting to collect any personal information about you. We will only use personal information (such as name and e-mail address) contained in your e-mail to respond to your specific inquiry or comments in the e-mail. Although we may retain your e-mail for a period of time, we will not use any personal information contained in your e-mail for any purpose other than responding to your specific inquiry or comments. Whatever the activity may be, we will only collect information to the extent deemed reasonably necessary to fulfill your requests and our legitimate business objectives.
Opt out If you are receiving e-mails or regular mail and at a later date you choose to opt out and have your name removed from the e-mailing list, you can do so by using the link included with a MAD.com e-mail.
IP Addresses MAD.com may also collect your IP address for safety and security purposes. An IP address is a number that is used by computers on the network to identify your computer every time you log on to the Internet.
Log Files Other non-personal information collected by MAD.comis in the form of logs - files that record website activity, including how many "hits" a particular web page is getting (a.k.a., "click-through data"). For example, log file entries are generated every time a visitor clicks the "Home" icon on our site. These entries enable MAD.comto assess overall site activity, track interest in advertised sales, track interest in purchase behavior, and troubleshoot technical concerns. Through the use of log files, we may also collect certain demographic information such as the type of browser you are using (e.g., Netscape, Internet Explorer), the type of operating system you are using (e.g., Windows 98 or Mac OS), and the domain name of your Internet service provider (e.g., America Online, Earthlink).
Linking to third party sites To provide relevant information not found on our Web site, MAD.com may provide links from our Web sites to third party Web sites and we encourage our users to read third party sites' privacy policies before submitting personal information. All the downloads and Exe files provided on this site are from a 3rd party and MAD.com is not responsible for any files or adware that gets installed by their games and screensavers. They contain several adware products so download and install @ your own risk. MAD.com resumes NO responsibility. MAD.com is not responsible for the privacy practices of the content of third party sites'. MAD.com hereby disclaims any representations or warranties expressed on any site other than its own site.
Who is collecting my personal information? Any personal information that you disclose while visiting any of our websites is collected by MAD.com, and is used in the manner specified above.
We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, click here.