TechInTrends (“Tech In Trends”) operates techintrends.com and may operate other websites. It is Tech In Trends policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, Tech In Trends collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Tech In Trends purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Tech In Trends visitors use its website. From time to time, Tech In Trends may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Tech In Trends also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on techintrends.com blogs/sites. Tech In Trends only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Tech In Trends websites choose to interact with Tech In Trends in ways that require Tech In Trends to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Tech In Trends gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at techintrends.com to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Tech In Trends are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Tech In Trends collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfil the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Tech In Trends. Tech In Trends does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Tech In Trends may collect statistics about the behaviour of visitors to its websites. Tech In Trends may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Tech In Trends does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Tech In Trends discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organisations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Tech In Trends behalf or to provide services available at Tech In Trends websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organisations may be located outside of your home country; by using Tech In Trends websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Tech In Trends will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organisations, as described above, Tech In Trends discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Tech In Trends believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Tech In Trends, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Tech In Trends website and have supplied your email address, Tech In Trends may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Tech In Trends and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Tech In Trends takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorised access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.