What is Personally Identifiable Information
“Personally Identifiable Information” is information that we can use to identify you as an individual. Personally, identifiable information includes your name, address, telephone number and any other information that is connected with your identity.
Information We Collect
- Non-Registered Users: Certain content and tools on the gadgetsbeat.com website, such as news articles, pictures, graphics, stock quotes, are available to all users without registration. GadgetsBeat does not collect any personally identifiable information from you when you visit these areas of the gadgetsbeat.com website.
- Editorial Contributions, Promotions & Surveys: Contributions, surveys and other promotions may be offered on the gadgetsbeat.com website. In conjunction with such contribution requests or surveys, we may ask gadgetsbeat.com participants for personally identifiable information related to the topic of the survey, entry in the promotion, prize notification or fulfillment.
- Website Usage Information: GadgetsBeat automatically collects IP addresses and website usage information from you when you visit the gadgetsbeat.com website. This information helps us evaluate how our users navigate and use our Web site.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
Use of Information
GadgetsBeat uses personally identifiable information collected from you for the following general purposes: To fulfill your requests for specific products and services; To customize the advertising and content you see; To improve the design and content of our site; To contact you about special offers, products or services that may be of interest to you; To enter you in editorial contributions or promotions at your specific request; To provide you with customer service.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
GadgetsBeat will not sell, share or otherwise disclose any personally identifiable information about our current or former web site users to third party companies or individuals, except as permitted or required by law.
To the extent that GadgetsBeat utilizes third-party service providers to set and access cookies on the computer of our website users on behalf of GadgetsBeat, we require such service providers to agree to maintain the confidentiality of the information collected and not to use such information for any reason except to carry out the purpose(s) for which we hired them.
Your gadgetsbeat.com registration information is password-protected for your privacy and security. The personally identifiable information we collect about you is stored in limited access servers. We maintain (directly and through our agents) physical, electronic and procedural security safeguards to protect your personally identifiable information.
Review and Correction
GadgetsBeat offers registered users the online ability to correct or update information that we have collected during the registration process. This can be done by visiting your account.
GadgetsBeat offers registered users the online ability to correct or update information that we have collected during the registration process. This can be done by visiting your account. Transfer to U.S.: If you are located outside of the United States, please note that the information you provide to us will be transferred to the United States. By registering with gadgetsbeat.com, you consent to this transfer.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Website, you can contact us or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.