Collection and Use of Personal Information
YB体育APPPersonal information is data that can be used to identify or contact a single person.
YB体育APPHere are some examples of the types of personal information Apple may collect and how we may use it:
What personal information we collect
- When you create an Apple ID♩♪✿♬❉☴, apply for commercial credit♩♪✿♬❉☴, purchase a product♩♪✿♬❉☴, download a software update♩♪✿♬❉☴, register for a class at an Apple Store♩♪✿♬❉☴, contact us or participate in an online survey♩♪✿♬❉☴, we may collect a variety of information♩♪✿♬❉☴, including your name♩♪✿♬❉☴, mailing address♩♪✿♬❉☴, phone number♩♪✿♬❉☴, email address♩♪✿♬❉☴, contact preferences and credit card information.
- When you share your content with family and friends using Apple products♩♪✿♬❉☴, send gift certificates and products♩♪✿♬❉☴, or invite others to participate in Apple services or forums♩♪✿♬❉☴, Apple may collect the information you provide about those people — such as their name♩♪✿♬❉☴, mailing address♩♪✿♬❉☴, email address and phone number. Apple will use such information to fulfil your requests♩♪✿♬❉☴, to provide the relevant product or service♩♪✿♬❉☴, or for anti-fraud purposes.
- In certain jurisdictions♩♪✿♬❉☴, we may ask for a government-issued ID in limited circumstances — including when setting up a wireless account and activating your device — for the purpose of extending commercial credit♩♪✿♬❉☴, managing reservations or as required by law.
How we use your personal information
- The personal information we collect allows us to keep you posted on Apple’s latest product announcements♩♪✿♬❉☴, software updates and upcoming events. If you don’t want to be on our mailing list♩♪✿♬❉☴, you can opt out at any time by .
- We also use personal information to help us create♩♪✿♬❉☴, develop♩♪✿♬❉☴, operate♩♪✿♬❉☴, deliver and improve our products♩♪✿♬❉☴, services♩♪✿♬❉☴, content and advertising♩♪✿♬❉☴, and for loss-prevention and anti-fraud purposes.
- We may use your personal information♩♪✿♬❉☴, including your date of birth♩♪✿♬❉☴, to verify your identity♩♪✿♬❉☴, assist with identification of users and determine appropriate services. For example♩♪✿♬❉☴, we may use a date of birth to determine the age of Apple ID account holders.
- From time to time♩♪✿♬❉☴, we may use your personal information to send important notices♩♪✿♬❉☴, such as communications about purchases and changes to our terms♩♪✿♬❉☴, conditions and policies. Because this information is important to your interaction with Apple♩♪✿♬❉☴, you may not opt out of receiving these communications.
- We may also use personal information for internal purposes such as auditing♩♪✿♬❉☴, data analysis♩♪✿♬❉☴, and research to improve Apple’s products♩♪✿♬❉☴, services and customer communications.
- If you enter into a sweepstake♩♪✿♬❉☴, contest or similar promotion♩♪✿♬❉☴, we may use the information you provide to administer those programs.