CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO cares about protecting the privacy of children. If you are a parent or guardian, we encourage you to become involved in your children's online experience, and to share your knowledge and experience with your young ones. If you are under 13, please do not register for our Services or provide us with any contact or other information, including your name, postal address or email address. If you are between the ages of 13 and 18, you must obtain permission from your parent or guardian before registering for CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO Services or otherwise sending any contact or other information to CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO.
INFORMATION WE AUTOMATICALLY GATHER WHEN YOU VISIT CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO WEBSITES
We and service providers working on our behalf will collect any information that you choose to provide directly through our Services, including your name, email address, postal address, telephone number, password, age, payment card information, country of residence, communications and content preferences and your favorite Member stations. Data we may collect includes:
ANALYTICS DATA COLLECTION
We may track your visit to sections of our websites in order for some site features to function properly for you. In some instances, "cookies" or a similar technology may be used to update your registration records with session information. If you do not wish to accept a cookie from CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO's servers, you can adjust the settings on your browser accordingly. Refusing to accept cookies from the CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO server may result in some limits on the benefits that we can automatically provide as you enjoy the CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO websites.
INFORMATION YOU GIVE US
CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO does not collect personally identifying information from outside websites unless you choose to provide that information to us. You must be at least eighteen (18) years of age to submit any User Materials or personally-identifying information; participate in any online contests; and/or place an order on the Online Store. If you are between the ages of 13 and 18, you may browse the CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO Digital Services or register for email newsletters or other features of the CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO Digital Services with the consent of your parent(s) or guardian(s), so long as you do not submit any User Materials. If you are under 13 years of age, please do not send any information about yourself, including your name, address or email address. If we discover that we have collected any personally-identifying information from a child under the age of 13, we will remove that information from our database as soon as possible.
NAME AND CONTACT INFORMATION
CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO may ask visitors (you) to provide certain personal information when you: register for a contest; sign up for an e-mail list; request information; purchase products or services; contribute material that may be used on the website; participate in a discussion board or chat; or use a CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO form to become a member of CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO. You will also have the opportunity to request future e-mail contact from CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO regarding its programs and websites. CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO tells you whether a specific piece of information is required at the time it is requested.
This information may be used by CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO to: verify your identity; manage CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO's members and donors; manage a contest; gather your editorial comments and feedback; contact you for additional information or administrative purposes; provide attribution for any submitted content of yours published by CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO, and fulfill your order or request. CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO will contact you only if necessary for the purposes above.
DEMOGRAPHIC AND PROFILE INFORMATION
CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO occasionally conducts online surveys, sometimes in association with a contest or other offer. These surveys may ask you for demographic information such as ZIP code, age, education, or income level. This information is used in an aggregate form to help us understand our audiences and improve our services. Demographic and profile information may be shared with selected third-party organizations, only on an aggregate basis, to describe the nature of our online audiences.
COMMITMENT TO DATA SECURITY
To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO has in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
CREDIT CARD INFORMATION
You must be 18 or over to engage in money-related transactions on a CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO site. When you do so, you will be asked for a credit card number. All financial transactions take place only on secure servers, and electronic communication of credit-card information is sent only in a secured or encrypted format. Your credit card information is not saved on internal systems. This information is not made available to any third party and is considered completely confidential. The CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO website does not store credit card information for the purpose of "personalizing" the website.
SPECIAL NOTE FOR CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO MEMBERS
If you use CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO 's secure online form to become a member or make a contribution to CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO, your name, complete contact information, and all contributions are only accessible by employees of the CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO Membership Department or specially-designated volunteers. Your membership information will be protected in full compliance with the CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO Member Lists Policy.
MEMBER LIST SHARING POLICY
CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO uses shared lists to maximize the benefits it can provide through other non-profit arts organizations and through qualified associations. If you are a member and allow it, your name and physical address may be exchanged for consideration with other local non-profit organizations for one-time mailing use only to promote a product or service that they offer. Such contacts from other local non-profits will only be made with CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO's consent, and CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO will only grant its consent when CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO considers the offer to be of potential interest to our members. Phone numbers, email addresses and giving histories are never shared.
CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO will not share, exchange, rent, or sell any of its lists to for-profit organizations, political parties or candidates for political office.
If you do not want your name and physical address to be used in this way, you may indicate this at the time you provide the information. If you decide after you have provided this information that you do not want CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO to share your information with any company or organization, you may also notify us by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org. CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO cannot remove your name from any third party's list; you will have to contact them directly.
The Direct Marketing Association (DMA) offers a Mail Preference Service that is designed to assist consumers in decreasing the amount of nonprofit or commercial mail they receive at home. For more information about this service, visit the DMA website at: www.the-dma.org and click on "Consumer Help".
CONTACT CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO
Your use of the CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO website constitutes consent to any policy then in effect.
WIRELESS CARRIERS AND AUTOMOBILE MANUFACTURERS
Wireless carriers and automobile manufacturers also may collect contact and other information and precise location data from our mobile services users through processes we do not control. You should check the privacy policies of your wireless carriers and automobile manufacturers for additional information.
LINKS TO AND FROM OTHER SITES AND SERVICES
Our Services contain links to other sites, applications, platforms and services operated by third parties whose privacy policies we don't control and may differ significantly from ours. For instance, clicking or tapping on a sponsorship credit or some third-party logos on the CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO Services will take you to an entirely different site or service that may collect, use and share information in ways that CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO would not. You also may access CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO content and the CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO Services from a third-party site or service that may collect, use and share information in ways that CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO would not. CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of these third-party services and we recommend that you familiarize yourself with the privacy policies of any such sites or services you visit or access.
CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO SOCIAL MEDIA
RE: Public use of Cincinnati Public Radio Social Media sites
Cincinnati Public Radio's ( DBA as "91.7 WVXU", "90.9 WGUC" and "88.5 WMUB") presence on social media sites includes but is not limited to Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, blogs, multimedia or other user-generated sites for the viewing of a variety of content (including written, audio, video, photographs) and posting comments.
Your use of Cincinnati Public Radio Social Media Sites is acceptance of this Policy and has the same effect as if you had actually physically signed an agreement.
1. You must be at least 18 years old to post any content on any Cincinnati Public Radio Social Media Site or submit any user materials or personally identifying information. If you are between the ages of 13 and 18, you may browse the CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO Digital Services or register for email newsletters or other features of the CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO Digital Services with the consent of your parent(s) or guardian(s), so long as you do not submit any User Materials. If you are under 13 years of age, please do not send any information about yourself, including your name, address or email address. If we discover that we have collected any personally-identifying information from a child under the age of 13, we will remove that information from our database as soon as possible.
2. As a guest posting content to any Cincinnati Public Radio Social Media Site on the internet, you agree to the following guidelines:
3. Cincinnati Public Radio reserves the right to monitor, prohibit, restrict, block, suspend, terminate, delete, or discontinue access to any Cincinnati Public Radio Social Media Site, at any time, without notice and for any reason and in its sole discretion.
4. By posting any content on any Cincinnati Public Radio Social Media Site, you grant to Cincinnati Public Radio the irrevocable right to reproduce, distribute, publish, display such content and the right to create derivative works from your content, edit or modify such content and use such content for any Cincinnati Public Radio purpose.
5. Cincinnati Public Radio does not endorse any product, service, views or content displayed on the Cincinnati Public Radio Social Media site.
6. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Cincinnati Public Radio and its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, successors and assigns against any losses, damages, judgments, liabilities or costs or expenses (including reasonable attorneys' fees) arising out of any claim by a third party relating to any content you have posted on a Cincinnati Public Radio Social Media Site.
7. You assume all responsibility related to the security, privacy, and confidentiality risks inherent in sending any content over the internet.
8. This policy may be updated at any time without notice. The new policy will become effective upon posting. By continuing to post any content after such new terms are posted, you accept and agree to any and all such modifications to this Policy.
COMMUNITY CALENDAR SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
The Community Calendar features arts & entertainment events in the Greater Cincinnati local community. Listings are submitted by site visitors, performing arts and cultural organizations, venues, and event organizers. All submissions will be reviewed and approved by a Cincinnati Public Radio an editor before appearing on the site. Cincinnati Public Radio, dba 90.9 WGUC and 91.7 WVXU, reserves the right to edit any submissions. Cincinnati Public Radio does not check the details of the event, and does not take responsibility for inaccurate information.
Please contact Cincinnati Public Radio if you notice inaccurate information in event listings.
When submitting events:
Listings with incomplete information are less likely to be posted.
The contents of the CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO Digital Services are protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. The contents of the CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO Digital Services are owned by or licensed to CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO or CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO's stations (91.7 WVXU, 88.5 WMUB, and 90.9 WGUC) and other producers or providers of programs or content to CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO ("Content Providers"). In the case of User Materials (as defined in the "User Materials" section below), the contents are licensed to CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO by the user.
Cincinnati Public Radio will share links to its online news stories and multimedia content when asked for permission, but reserves the right to decline based on an evaluation of the request. It is Cincinnati Public Radio policy to not share or sell photographs / video to any non-partner organization. CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO will consider exceptions to this policy for non-commercial usage on a case by case basis.
Individuals may copy, download one copy on a single computer, and print a limited amount of content, for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided that (a) you include without modification all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the content, (b) you do not modify the content, (c) you do not use the content in a manner that suggests CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO promotes or endorses your, or any third party's, causes, ideas, websites, products or services, and (d) you do not use the content in any way that is unlawful or harmful to any other person or entity. In addition, you may use widgets and tools on the CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO Services that allow selected User Materials to appear on your personal, noncommercial website, weblog or other application, subject to the conditions in the preceding sentence.
No quotes, photographs, or other content from any material on the CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO Digital Services may be used in any media (commercial or non-commercial) without prior permission and attribution to Cincinnati Public Radio, WVXU, WGUC or WMUB.
Through social networking features, forums and discussions in the CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO Digital Services, through the Contact Us page, and through other features of the CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO Digital Services, users may post, upload, transmit and/or otherwise submit ("Submit") comments, messages, other text, photos, images, story ideas, essays, and other content and materials, and make recommendations, on or through the CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO Digital Services ("User Materials"). You acknowledge that User Materials may be routed through our servers, the servers of one or more third parties on our behalf, and the Internet, and may be viewed by CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO staff and on the CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO Digital Services by the general public. You acknowledge that the CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO Digital Services, the CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO social networking features, forums and discussions, and other features of the CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO Digital Services, are for public and not private communications.
CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO MOBILE SERVICES; HIGH DATA USAGE WARNING; MOTOR VEHICLE USAGE
CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO does not charge you for the use of its mobile sites, applications and services or any features of these sites, applications and services ("CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO Mobile Services"). Please check your wireless plan, however, because your carrier's per-minute, text messaging, and data or other charges may apply. You acknowledge that streaming media can result in high data usage and may lead to excess data charges. You consent to your downloading and use of the CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO Mobile Services notwithstanding the potentially high data usage. You must provide at your own expense the equipment and connections needed for you to use the CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO Mobile Services, and you agree that you are solely responsible for any costs you incur to access the CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO Mobile Services, including any excess data charges. You should keep in mind that the use of the CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO Mobile Services to send content to another person via e-mail or SMS (Short Message Service) or text message may result in wireless charges to both the sender and the receiver. You agree to obey all laws related to operation of the motor vehicle during use of the CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO Mobile Services.
USERS OUTSIDE THE U.S.
NOTICE TO EU RESIDENTS
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