Daily Tech Stuff ("Daily Tech Stuff") operates dailytechstuff.com and may operate other websites. It is Daily Tech Stuff's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, Daily Tech Stuff 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. Daily Tech Stuff's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Daily Tech Stuff's visitors use its website. From time to time, Daily Tech Stuff may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Daily Tech Stuff also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on dailytechstuff.com blogs/sites. Daily Tech Stuff 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 Daily Tech Stuff's websites choose to interact with Daily Tech Stuff in ways that require Daily Tech Stuff to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Daily Tech Stuff gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at dailytechstuff.com to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Daily Tech Stuff are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Daily Tech Stuff collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Daily Tech Stuff. Daily Tech Stuff 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.
Daily Tech Stuff may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Daily Tech Stuff may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Daily Tech Stuff does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Daily Tech Stuff discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Daily Tech Stuff's behalf or to provide services available at Daily Tech Stuff's websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Daily Tech Stuff's websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Daily Tech Stuff will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Daily Tech Stuff discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Daily Tech Stuff believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Daily Tech Stuff, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Daily Tech Stuff website and have supplied your email address, Daily Tech Stuff 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 Daily Tech Stuff 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. Daily Tech Stuff takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Daily Tech Stuff, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Daily Tech Stuff goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Daily Tech Stuff may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.