Thank you for visiting The Apple Daily. We want you to know how information about you is collected, used, and shared with others. We also want you to know about the choices you have when you visit us at (the “Site”).

Information We Collect

When you visit our Site, send us or a Site writer an email, submit or comment on an article, or otherwise communicate with us or a Site writer, we may collect or have access to personal information that you voluntarily provide to us, a Site writer, or third parties acting on our behalf. We may also collect personal information from third parties, including without limitation, our business partners for marketing purposes and to deliver products or services you request. Personal information is information through which you can be identified such as your name, email address, photograph, and telephone number.

If you engage with our Site content through third-party social networking sites, we may have access to certain information associated with your social media account such as your name, email address, photograph, birthday, location, and people you follow or like. For information on controlling access to your personal information through social networking sites, you should review their privacy policies and terms of use.

Use of Information We Collect

We may use the information we collect for our own marketing and non-marketing purposes. For example, we may use your personal information to alert you to upcoming articles, features, or events. With your permission, we may share your personal information with third parties and other jurisdictions for marketing purposes.

If you do not want us to use or share your personal information for marketing purposes, you may opt-out through sending us an email informing us about it. Please note that even if you opt-out, we may still use and share your personal information with third parties for non-marketing purposes such as fulfilling your requests, responding to your inquiries, etc. In such cases, the companies with whom we share your personal information are authorized to use your personal information only as necessary to provide these non-marketing services.


Links to other Websites

Our Site contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the information collection or privacy practices of other websites. For example, if you click on an advertisement that links to another website, this privacy policy will not apply to information collected at that other website. We recommend that you review the privacy policies of other websites before you visit those websites or provide any personal information.

Submissions and Comments 

You can submit articles for publication at our Site by sending it to The information you provide on the submissions form is subject to our privacy policy. You can also post your own comments and other information at our Site (“Comments”) through our comments platform. Comments posted at our Site are subject to our privacy policy. Because our Site receives significant traffic and is accessible to anyone on the Internet, you should not submit articles or post Comments that are private or that you do not want to be used and viewed by others. You are solely responsible for any legal or other repercussions that occur as a result of articles you submit or Comments you post at our Site. We assume no responsibility or liability which may arise from your articles or Comments. Please note that when you post comments, we will have access to your email address even if it is not accessible to the public. However, we will not use your email address for marketing purposes unless you otherwise consent to such use (for example, by signing up for our newsletter).

Access to Personal Information 

You may access, update, and correct inaccuracies in your personal information which is in our custody and control by emailing us at We may request certain personal information from you for the purposes of verifying your identity. We will respond to your request within 30 days.

Data Retention

We will retain your personal information for as long as necessary to provide services you request (our newsletter, author profiles, etc.). We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.

Effective: July 17, 2016           

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