THE INFORMATION SCRIBD COLLECTS: Disclosed are additional data types we’re now collecting, which includes data acquired from your Scribd profile. Additionally noted are the cookie practices of our advertising partners and how we allow them to place these cookies on your browser.
THE WAY SCRIBD USES INFORMATION: There are new ways in which we’re using the data detailed in Section 1, which includes data usage for the purpose of serving relevant, targeted advertisements.
WHEN SCRIBD DISCLOSES INFORMATION: Changes here include when we will provide your email address to our advertising partner RapLeaf for the purpose of serving targeted ads. This section explains that this service is only available to Scribd users who have agreed to participate in Rapleaf’s data collection program and provides a general opt-out from online behavioral advertisements. We further detail how we aggregate user data for the purpose of marketing Scribd. This aggregate data includes the types of users on Scribd, but does not include personally identifiable data.
YOUR CHOICES: Here we’ve added the general opt-out provided by the DAA, as noted above.
THIRD-PARTY ADVERTISERS (NEW SECTION): Explains how we’re participating the DAA’s Self-Regulatory Principles for Online Behavioral Advertising and details partners on Scribd who are collecting data for the purpose of serving targeted ads. We’re also providing a link to a list of participants in the DAA program and detail how we’re using pixels and cookies for advertising, which may include non-personally identifiable data about the user gathered from 3rd-party sites. Here again we’re providing you with an opportunity to opt-out from this kind of advertising.