Privacy statement
The staff of The World Company is very sensitive to issues of individual privacy on the Internet. To that end, we provide the following policy on the use of information gathered on • gathers identifying information about individuals only when individuals provide that information on a voluntary basis - for instance, in registering to use our User-Posted Content areas or in using our feedback or suggestion forms. It is not the policy of The World Company to sell or make available such information to unrelated third parties; occasionally such information may be shared with other divisions of The World Company. • performs statistical analysis of its server logs to study the use and popularity of various areas of our site. We also look at IP addresses to analyze where we are getting our audience. We may inform advertisers of the results of such analyses. And under any circumstance, will refer only to general, aggregate usage data from these analyses - never specific identifying information. • Users should keep in mind that, when posting their user name or e-mail address on bulletin boards or in other User-Posted Content areas, that information, along with any information in their postings, can be read by any third parties and may result in unsolicited messages from other posters or third parties. has no control over that. • may make use of or refer to user-posted content for the purposes of promotion of This will mainly involve taking screen shots of a particular area of the site and using that screen shot as a graphic in an advertisement. makes no claim of ownership to such user-posted content.