Privacy Summary

Effective August 1st, 2006

We at YOUnite®, Inc. are committed to protecting your online privacy and recognize your need for your personal identification information ("Personal Information") to be protected and safeguarded. We take privacy very seriously, and have taken many steps to help safeguard the Personal Information you share with us.

Personal Information means any information that may be used to identify an individual, including, but not limited to, a first and last name, a physical address, an email address, an account password or other contact information.

YOUnite®, Inc. strives to comply with all applicable privacy laws around the world. YOUnite®, Inc. will adhere to its privacy policy as described herein regardless of whether another country's privacy laws are as stringent. YOUnite®, Inc.'s priority is to protect your Personal Information regardless of where it is transferred, collected or stored.

This privacy statement covers http://www.youniteinc.com, http://beta.youservice.com, http://dev.youservice.com, http://google.youservice.com.

To that end, our Online Privacy Policy will tell you about YOUnite®, Inc., the information YOUnite®, Inc. collects, with whom your Personal Information may be shared, what choices you have regarding the use and distribution of your Personal Information and the security procedures in place to protect your Personal Information.

YOUnite®, Inc. YOUservice LLC Online Privacy Policy

Protecting your privacy is very important to YOUnite®, Inc. We offer services that enable the personal attributes of you and others to be shared via electronic devices at designated times. We know that you are concerned with privacy on the Internet, and we've taken many steps to help safeguard your information.

This privacy statement is provided to inform you of our privacy policy and practices and of the choices you can make about the way your personal information ("Personal Information") is collected online and how that information is used. By Personal Information we mean information about you collected through this Web site, including your name, email addresses, home or work addresses, an account password or any other information combined with these identifiers.

The organization collecting information at this Web site:
YOUnite®, Inc. collects Personal Information about you when you sign-up for YOUnite® or any other services offered by YOUnite®, Inc.. Personal Information collected by YOUnite®, Inc.'s Web site and services may be stored and processed in the United States or any other country in which YOUnite®, Inc. or its affiliates, subsidiaries or agents acting on YOUnite®, Inc.'s behalf maintain facilities, and by using YOUnite®, Inc.'s Web site or services, you consent to any such transfer of information outside of your country for this purpose.

Information we collect:
YOUnite®, Inc. asks you for Personal Information that enables us to provide the services you wish to use, including downloading and installing the software, subscribing to the service, and configuring the software to connect with individuals or businesses. This Personal Information may include your email addresses, your name, your work or home address, your telephone number and any other information that defines your personal attributes.

YOUnite®, Inc. collects information about your interactions with our services and our Web site, including the date and time you submit your registration for our services as well as other administrative information that helps YOUnite®, Inc. prevent people from misusing our system.

YOUnite®, Inc. also collects information from recipients of your personal attributes, including their email addresses and any other contact information identified by YOUnite®, Inc. YOUnite®, Inc. will not use the recipients' email addresses other than as points of receipt of your personal attributes and, possibly, to offer them an opportunity to register with YOUnite®, Inc. themselves. If a user of any services provided by YOUnite®, Inc. provides YOUnite®, Inc. with a referral of a third party to YOUnite®, Inc., YOUnite®, Inc. will request that referral's email address and will use that email address, on a one-time basis, to contact the referral and to track the success of any YOUnite®, Inc. referral program. The third party referral may contact YOUnite®, Inc. to request the suppression of his or her contact information at .

Data integrity:
YOUnite®, Inc. processes Personal Information only for the purposes for which it was collected and in accordance with this Online Privacy Policy. YOUnite®, Inc. reviews its data collection, storage and processing practices to ensure that we only collect, store and process the Personal Information needed to provide or improve our services. YOUnite, Inc®. takes reasonable steps to ensure that the Personal Information it processes is accurate, complete and current, but YOUnite®, Inc. depends on its users to update or correct their Personal Information whenever necessary.

How we use this information:
YOUnite®, Inc. uses the collected information for the following general purposes: to inform you of your account activity, to customize the services or content you receive, to provide customer service, to determine your eligibility to receive offers for special features or services, to improve our services, to conduct research, and to provide anonymous reporting for internal and external clients.

YOUnite®, Inc. treats your Personal Information as confidential and does not disclose it or use it except as permitted by you, as described in this Online Privacy Policy, or as required by law, subpoena, court order, legal process or a warrant.

  • When you register with YOUnite®, Inc., we send out a confirmation email. We do this to validate your registration and to help prevent people from misusing our service. Our confirmation emails provide instructions on how to activate your registration, or cancel it as appropriate.
  • YOUnite®, Inc., on occasion, surveys selected users regarding their use of our services, as well as their interests and/or preferences so that we may continue to enhance our services to best serve all of our customers. Should we ask you to participate in one of these surveys, your participation is completely at your option.

Your email address serves as your account log-in ID. You should use an email address that only you have access to for this purpose to reduce the risk of someone misusing your YOUnite®, Inc. account.

YOUnite®, Inc. responds to subpoenas, court orders, legal process or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims. We reserve the right to disclose your personally identifiable information as required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our right and/or comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on our website.

YOUnite®, Inc. may engage third parties to perform analysis or data processing of our databases that involves access to your Personal Information in order to better provide you with the services for which you joined. If YOUnite®, Inc. does so, it will ensure that such parties are contractually required to keep your Personal Information confidential and not to use it in any way other than is necessary to perform their work for YOUnite®, Inc.

  • If you register with YOUnite®, Inc., you give YOUnite®, Inc. permission to use the information we have told you we collect here, for the purposes we have stated here, according to the options you indicate through the YOUnite®, Inc. emails and on our Web site.
Information we share:
  • YOUnite®, Inc. does not maintain a database of your Personal Information. All users of the services provided by YOUnite, Inc. will be covered by this Online Privacy Policy. YOUnite®, Inc. only works with businesses that practice permission marketing. If you are concerned about the privacy practices of a business that has requested your Personal Information using the services provided by YOUnite®, Inc., please notify us at .
  • YOUnite®, Inc. may gather anonymous information about the web traffic of customers visiting the site to better understand where our site visitors are coming from. This may include: browser type, referring page, computer operating system and your regional location.

Our use of cookies:
YOUnite®, Inc.'s Web site may use cookies to enable you to sign in to the services provide by YOUnite®, Inc. and to help personalize your online experience. A "cookie" is a small text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies contain information that can later be read by a Web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

YOUnite®, Inc.'s Web site may use cookies to store your preferences and other information on your computer in order to save you time by eliminating the need to repeatedly enter the same information and to display your personalized content and, if applicable, appropriate advertising on your later visit to its Web site.

Most browsers automatically accept cookies by default, but you can usually refuse cookies or selectively accept certain cookies by adjusting the preferences in your browser. If you turn off cookies, there may be some features of the YOUnite®, Inc. Web site that will not be available to you and some Web pages may not display properly.

Our use of web beacons:
Some YOUnite®, Inc. Web pages, banner ads and HTML-formatted client initiated email newsletters use Web beacons in conjunction with cookies to compile aggregate statistics about Web site usage. A Web beacon is an electronic image, called a single-pixel (1x1), an action tag or a clear GIF. Web beacons can recognize certain types of information on a visitor's computer, such as a visitor's cookie number, time and date of a page view, and whether the visitor is using an email reader that understands HTML email messages. This information helps us understand and improve the effectiveness of our web-based communications. You may render some Web beacons unusable by rejecting their associated cookies.

Our use of third party media companies:
We may display advertisements from third parties. Third-party ad-serving companies control which ads are shown. These ad-serving companies may use their own cookies to collect non-personally identifiable information from you. To prevent third party media companies from placing cookies on your computer, you will need to visit each media company's Web site and use their cookie removal process or set your browser cookie filter accordingly.

To change or remove your registration:
When registering for the YOUnite® Beta on our website, you provide information such as your name, e-mail address and other optional fields about your mobile phone or computer. If you have entered this information in error or if you wish to have these details permanently removed from our database, please e-mail YOUnite®, Inc. with your request, which should include the name and e-mail address you registered with. We will promptly change or remove your entry from our database per your request.

To Unsubscribe:
Providing your information by signing up for the YOUnite® Beta on the YOUnite®, Inc. website provides a means by which we can contact you regarding our service. If you decide at any time that you do not wish to receive any promotional e-mails, you can unsubscribe at any time by clicking on the link provided in any email message. To opt out of all e-mails from YOUnite®, Inc. (including those notices of service updates and confirmation e-mails, you may contact YOUnite®, Inc. .

YOUnite®, Inc. does not send out secondary e-mails (newsletters, etc.) to the client base that registers via this website.

Security Safeguards: YOUnite®, Inc. is committed to protecting the Personal Information you provide us on the YOUnite®, Inc. website. To prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, to maintain data accuracy, and to ensure the appropriate use of your Personal Information, YOUnite®, Inc. has in place appropriate physical and managerial procedures to safeguard the Personal Information we collect. We hold our employees and partners accountable for maintaining the privacy and integrity of our users' information.

YOUnite®, Inc. may engage employees, contractors, and other companies to perform work that involves access to Personal Information that you've provided on the YOUnite®, Inc. website. If YOUnite®, Inc. does so, it will take reasonable measures to ensure that such parties are contractually required to keep your Personal Information confidential and not to use it in any way other than as is necessary to perform their work for YOUnite®, Inc.

We use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption when collecting or transferring sensitive data. SSL encryption is designed to make the information unreadable by anyone but us.

Children's Privacy:
YOUnite®, Inc. is committed to protecting the privacy needs of children and we encourage parents and guardians to take an active role in their children's online activities and interests. YOUnite®, Inc. does not knowingly collect Personal Information from children under the age of 13 and YOUnite®, Inc. does not target its Web sites to children under 13.

Business Transfers or Bankruptcy:
As we continue to develop our business, we might sell or buy companies or assets. In such transactions, customer information generally is one of the transferred business assets. In the unlikely event that YOUnite®, Inc. or substantially all of its assets are acquired, customer information will be one of the transferred assets. YOUnite®, Inc. users will be notified of such business transfer or bankruptcy and be given the opportunity to opt-out of any such transfer. For more information see the "Notification of Changes" section below.

Notification of Changes:
If there are changes to the terms of YOUnite®, Inc.'s Online Privacy Policy, we will post those changes and update the revision date in this document on YOUnite®, Inc.'s Web site prior to implementing those changes, so you will always know what information we collect online, how we use it, and what choices you have. For material changes to this Online Privacy Policy, YOUnite®, Inc. will post an announcement on our site and provide email notification to affected customers. We also encourage you to periodically review this Online Privacy Policy to be informed of how YOUnite®, Inc. is protecting your Personal Information.

Your consent:
By using YOUnite®, Inc.'s website, you consent to the terms of our Online Privacy Policy and to YOUnite®, Inc.'s processing of your Personal Information for the purpose of providing you with its services as described herein.

Contacting us:
We value your opinions. If you have comments or questions about our Online Privacy Policy, please send them to our privacy officer, , or contact:

YOUnite®, Inc.
Privacy Officer
650 Castro Street, Suite 120-377
Mountain View, CA 94041

Toll Free: 866.794.4YOU (4968)
Fax: 650.938.7776

v.1.1, Revised 25 June, 2008

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