Privacy Policy

Nine0Media (“Nine0Media” or We) strives to offer its visitors the many advantages of Internet technology and to provide interactive and personalized experience on
We may use Personally Identifiable Information (your name, e-mail address, street address, telephone number or other information about you that could potentially identify you) subject to the terms of this privacy policy. Please note this policy applies only to information collected by Nine0Media through and does not impact information collected or used by Nine0Media or its Affiliates through other means.

How we gather information from users

How we collect and store information depends on the page you are visiting, the activities in which you elect to participate and the services provided. You can visit many pages on our site without providing any information. Other pages may prompt you to provide information, such as when you register for access to portions of our site, sign up for membership, request certain features (e.g. newsletters, news updates and other products), sign up for a sign up for various print subscriptions or make a purchase. You may also provide information when you participate in sweepstakes and contests, voting and polling activities, message boards and chat rooms and other interactive areas of our site. Like most Web sites, also collects information automatically and through the use of electronic tools that may be transparent to our visitors. For example, we log the name of your Internet Service Provider or use “cookie” technology. Among other things, the cookie may store your user name and password, sparring you from having to re-enter that information each time you visit, or may control the number of times you encounter a particular advertisement while visiting our site. As we adopt additional technology, we may also gather information through other means. In certain cases, you can choose not to provide us with information, for example by setting your browser to refuse to accept cookies, but doing so may limit your ability to access certain portions of the site or may require you to re-enter your user name and password. Additionally we may not be able to customize the site’s features according to your preferences.

What we do with information we collect.

The information provided by you, we use, only as permitted by law and as described in this policy. Aggregated information (information that does not personally identify you) may be used in many ways. As one example, we may combine information about your usage patterns with similar information obtained from other users to learn which pages are visited most or what features are most attractive. Aggregated information may occasionally be shared with our advertisers and business partners, but cannot be used to contact you individually.

We also collect information to enhance your visit and deliver more individualized content and advertising. For example, we may use Personally Identifiable Information collected on to communicate with you regarding our Terms of Service and this Privacy Policy, products and services offered by Nine0Media and other Nine0Media Affiliates (defined below) and partners, administration of sweepstakes and contests, processing e-commerce transactions and other topics we think you might find of interest. In some cases we may combine Personally Identifiable Information collected on with demographic or other information (such as census records or customer information in our regular business records) to assist with tailoring advertising to your preferences and behaviors, and for other sales and marketing efforts of Nine0Media business units and any entities that control, are controlled by, or are under common control with, Nine0Media (collectively “Affiliates”), including without limitation Nine0Media’s and its Affiliates’ websites, broadcast venues and print media outlets. This policy does not apply to any Affiliates’s use of such information.

Personally Identifiable Information collected by Nine0Media may be used for other purposes including but not limited to site administration and troubleshooting. Certain third parties who provide technical support for the operation of our site (our Web hosting service and our newsletter provider, for example) may access such information.

As we continue to develop our business, we may sell, buy, merge or partner with other companies or businesses. In such transactions your information in response to court order, at other times when we are reasonably required to do so by law, in relation with the collection of amounts may be due to us by you, and/or whenever we deem it appropriate or necessary to give such information to law enforcement authorities. Please note we may not provide you with notice prior to disclosure in such cases.

Your choice to opt out.

The quality news and information on is supported by advertising revenue and controlled program of e-mail marketing is an important element of our online publishing business. Like other Web publishers, we sometimes permit our advertising and promotional partners to e-mail you about services, features, products, special offers and unique content we believe might interest you. If you prefer not to receive e-mail communications sent directly from our advertisers or promotional partners, you will be given an opportunity to decline before you provide us information we might use for this purpose. If you decline at the time you provide us such information, we will not share the Personally Identifiable Information you provide with non-Affiliate advertisers for such purposes, though we may on occasion send you information on their behalf.

Affiliated sites, linked sites and advertisements.

Nine0Media expects its partners, advertisers and third-party Affiliates to respect the privacy of our users. However, third parties, including our partners, Affiliates and other content providers accessible through our site, may have their own privacy and data collection and practices. For example, during your visiting you may link to, or view as part of a frame on a page, certain content that is actually created or hosted by a third party. Also, through you may be introduced to, or be able to access, information, Web sites, advertisements, features, contest or sweepstakes offered by other parties. Nine0Media is not responsible for the actions or policies of such third parties. You should check the applicable privacy policies of those third parties when providing information on a feature or page operated by a third-party.

While on our site, our advertisers, promotional partners or other third parties may use cookies or other technology to attempt to identify some of your preferences or retrieve information about you. For example, some of our advertising is served by third parties and may include cookies that enable the advertiser to determine whether you have seen a particular advertisement before. Through features available on our site, third parties may use cookies or other technology to gather information, Nine0Media does not control the use of this technology or resulting information and is not responsible for any actions or polices of such third parties.

A cookie gets entered by your Web browser into the “Cookies” folder on your hard drive after you close your browser, and may be used by your browser on subsequent visits to the site. We use persistent and session cookies to analyze and enhance your experience on the site, and use third party ad technology to serve ads. The data that is collected is the property of Nine0Media, not the third party. We also allow third parties called ad networks or ad servers to serve ads to you on Cookies enable them to compile information about where you, or other who have used your computer, saw their advertisements and determine which ads are clicked on. This information makes it possible for the ad technology, ad servers and ad networks to deliver targeted advertisements to you on Nine0Media does not have access to the cookies that may be placed on your computer by a number of third-party networks, including without limitation Doubleclick. Those parties that use cookies may offer you a way to opt out of ad targeting. You may find more information at the the Web site of the individual ad network or the Network Advertising Initiative.

Please be careful and responsible whenever you are online. Should you choose to voluntary disclose Personally Identifiable Information on our site, such as in message boards, chat ares or in advertising or notices you post, that information can be viewed publicly and can be collected and used by third parties without our knowledge and may result in unsolicited messages from other individuals or third parties. Such activities are beyond the control of Nine0Media and this policy.


Nine0Media does not knowingly collect or solicit Personally Identifiable Information from or about children under 13 except as permitted by law. If we discover we have received any information from a child under 13 in violation of this policy, we will delete that information immediately. If you believe Nine0Media has any information from or about anyone under 13, please contact us at the address listed below.

Changes to this policy.

Nine0Media reserves the right to change this policy at any time. Please check this page periodically for changes. Your continued use of our site following the posting of changes to these terms will mean you accept those changes. Information collected prior to the time any change is posted will be used according to the rules and laws that applied at the time the information was collected.

Governing law.

This policy and the use of are governed by California law. Any claim related to or this policy shall be brought in a federal or state court in San Diego county, within one year after the claim arises. You agree no such claim may be brought as class action. Users of consent to the jurisdiction and venue of such as the most convenient and appropriate for the resolution of disputes concerning disputes concerning this policy. is controlled, operated and administered entirely within the United States. If you are located outside the United States, please note the information you provide to us will be transferred to the United States. You hereby consent to this transfer.

These Terms of Service govern your use of Your use of our site tells us you have read and agreed to these Terms of Service and our Privacy Policy. Nine0Media (“Nine0Media), the owner and operator of this site, reserves the right to deny access to the site to any person or entity who violates these Terms of Service.

Copyright. All information, content, services and software displayed on, transmitted through, or used in connection with, with the exception of User Content as defined below, including for example news articles, reviews, directories, guides, text, photographs, images, illustrations, audio clips, video, html, source and object code, trademarks, logos, and the like (collectively, the “Content”), as well as its section and arrangement, is owned by Nine0Media, and/or its affiliated companies, licensors and suppliers. You may use the Content online only, and solely for your personal, non-commercial use, and you may download or print a single copy of any portion of the Content solely for your personal, non-commercial use, provided you do not remove any trademark, copyright or other notice from such Content. If you operate a Web site and wish to link to, you may do so provided you agree to cease such link upon request from Nine0Media. No other use is permitted without prior written permission of Nine0Media. The permitted use described in this Paragraph is contingent on your compliance at all times with these Terms of Service.

You may not republish any portion of their Content on any internet, Intranet, or extranet site or incorporate the Content in any data base compilation, archive or cache. You may not distribute any Content to others, whether or not for payment or other consideration, and you may not archive, modify, copy, frame, cache, reproduce, sell, publish, transmit, display or otherwise use any portion of the Content. You may not scrape or otherwise copy our content without permission. You agree not to decompile, reverse engineer or disassemble any software or other products or processes accessible through, not to insert any code or product or manipulate the content of in any way that affects the user’s experience, and not to use any data mining, data gathering or extraction method.

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