Our ethics, policies & principles
We consider the privacy of our visitors to be extremely important.
ArtRage Desktop EditionsThe ArtRage desktop editions (ArtRage 2, ArtRage Studio, ArtRage Studio Pro, ArtRage 4) does not use DRM (Digital Rights Management), or run any kind of background services. There is no additional software installed, and there are no ads. Once you have successfully installed ArtRage, you do not need an internet connection at all, except for the an optional update check that will alert you to updates.
ArtRage Mobile Editions
The ArtRage mobile editions (ArtRage Touch and ArtRage for iPad/iPhone/Android) do not include adware or other background services. We do not collect any personal data or require an active internet connection. Licensing and updates are handled by the App store service used to install the app.
The following privacy statement discloses the information gathering, what we use, and privacy protection practices of this site, ArtRage.com.
Like many other Web sites, ArtRage makes use of log files. These files merely logs visitors to the site – usually a standard procedure for hosting companies and a part of hosting service’s analytics. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. This information is used to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.
If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites. What Are Cookies?
Third-Party Sites and Services
ArtRage may contain links to third-party websites, products, widgets and services. You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party sites for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices, if desired.Google Services
ArtRage has an affiliate relationship with the Amazon store and benefits from any purchases made through Amazon sales. Details about Amazon’s Privacy.Apple Software
ArtRage has software for the iPad and iPhone, sold via the Apple iTune Store. You’ll notice that we also use iTunes affiliate links where appropriate. Rest assured, these affiliate links do not affect you in any way. They will, however, share a small portion of the sale with us. Check here for the Apple’s Customer Privacy.Facebook and other social networks
ArtRage links out into various social networks for the art community, such as Facebook. More information about Facebook’s Privacy.
We believe it is important to provide added protection for children online. We encourage parents and guardians to spend time online with their children to observe, participate in and/or monitor and guide their online activity. ArtRage does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. We advise all children to first get their parents or guardians permission before creating an account for the Member’s Area and Forums.