Privacy Statement

We take good care of your privacy. If you feel concerned before registering, please read the following privacy statement carefully.

Collection of information

Information collected directly from you. Generally, we don't collect any personal data when you visit our website. On certain pages, we may ask you for personal informatuion to provide a service you requested. This personal information may include:

  • contact details, such as your name, e-mail address and physical address;
  • information about your music collection and personal interests;
  • feedback from you about the website and our services generally.
You are not required to provide any of this information, but if you do not, we may not be able to provide you the requested service.

Information collected automatically. We collect information about your visit to our sites, including what pages you view, the number of bytes transferred, the links you click, the materials you access, and other actions. We also collect certain standard information that your browser sends to every website you visit, such as your Internet Protocol (IP) address, your browser type and capabilities and language, your operating system, the date and time you access the site, and the website from which you linked to our site. We do not link this information to your identity.

Use of information

Services. We use your personal information to deliver services you have requested, such as regestering your copy of Wide Awake In Europe or sharing comments with other U2 fans on our Feedback page.

Website improvement. We may use your personal information to improve this website.

Communications. With your permission, we may use your personal information gathered via our website to inform you about updates on the site and new features.

Disclosure of your personal information

Except as described below, personal information you provide on this website will not be shared with other parties without your permission.

Disclosure to other visitors. Some information provided will be publicized on the website and visible for other visitors. This include registration information (city, state, country, photo, comments) and feedback information (name, comments).


We are committed to protecting the security of your personal information. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. For example, we store the personal information you provide on computer systems with limited access that are located in facilities to which access is limited.

Reviewing your personal information

We're working very hard on a login system for users to review and correct their registration information. Information shared via our Feedback page or automatically collected personal information cannot be reviewed or corrected.

Enforcement and changes to this privacy statement

If you have questions regarding this statement or our handling of your personal information, please send an e-mail to We may occasionally update this privacy statement. When we do, we will revise the "Last updated" date at the bottom of the privacy statement.

Last edited: 1 December 2010