Regarding the Information Being Collected by TechRT
Personally Identifiable Information
Personally Identifiable Information is collected by TechRT through different methods and at many occasions. One of the many methods used collect such information is through online forms, which you may fill in while using the website. For instance, you may be required to input your name, email ID and website while trying to make a comment on a post. The information may be required for some other activities also, but TechRT does not ask for personal information for visiting the website. Collection of personally identifiable information is completely voluntary and the user has the right to refuse from providing the data if they wish. However, refusal to provide information may cause the inability to use certain services offered by TechRT.
Non-Personally Identifiable Information
Non-Personally Identifiable Information is collected through various methods whenever a user interacts with TechRT website. Internet Protocol Address, ISP Details, Timestamp, Number of clicks and user’s movement across the website and several types of demographic information are examples for the kinds of non-personally identifiable information that are being collected by TechRT. As the name suggests, this information cannot be used to identify the actual person behind. The collected information is stored in secure systems and is used for analysis purposes and improvement of the website and its services. It won’t be used for commercial purpose or with illegal intentions.
Web Cookies — Web Browser Cookies
Cookies are digital tokens used for user-experience enhancement. These tokens are used to keep records in your computer and are used when you access TechRT again. Every cookie has its own validity and will be removed after the particular time. The user has the complete right to refuse the storage of cookies from TechRT and the settings can be found in Browser options. There is also an option to notify when a website is trying to store a web cookie in your hard-drive. TechRT, however, makes sure that the cookies are not used for tracking purposes and that user-privacy is always ensured. Refusal to access cookies may result in slight inconvenience or unavailability of certain features.
These are the different types of information being collected by TechRT and the methods being used for the collection purpose.
Using The Information Being Collected
Information TechRT collects — both personally identifiable and non-identifiable — may be used for the following purposes.
Improvement of TechRT Website
Information collected from users of TechRT may be used for improving the content, design and quality of the website. TechRT may also use the information for creating user-demanded content such as articles and tutorials.
Improve Customer Service
The collected information helps TechRT to serve the customer in the right way, clearing doubts and getting rid of possible issues. The information also helps the team to reach out to the issues and offer an amazing support in no time.
Offer a Personalized User Experience
Both personally identifiable and non-identifiable information are used to offer a personalized experience for the users of TechRT. As mentioned earlier, web browser cookies may be utilized to enhance total user-experience.
The information may be used to send emails to the users of TechRT, in case of urgent matters and emergency notices. Emails may also be sent for fixing issues and answering common queries raised by users of the site. In addition, if users have subscribed to the email newsletter, the ID will be used for sending the newsletter on a regular basis. In this case, however, the user has an option to withdraw participation from the mailing list, by clicking on the Unsubscribe button. Further details of removing subscription can be found on the email newsletters themselves.
Information collected is used for the abovementioned methods, with 100% security and privacy.
Protection of Information Collected
TechRT uses a variety of methods to ensure the best safety for user-information. The protection is offered in digital and physical manner and the information is free from accidental damages and attacks by other agents.
Disclosure of Information to Third-Parties
TechRT has a strict policy against the sale, trading or renting of personally-identifiable information with third-parties. This particular type of information is 100% safe with us unless demanded by the authority and law enforcement agencies. On the other hand, non-personally identifiable information may be shared with our partners, trusted affiliates and other trusted networks for a number of reasons, including the purposes mentioned in the above section. As it has been mentioned earlier, sharing such information helps the site to offer a more personalized and authentic user-experience.
Ads via Google AdSense
TechRT uses AdSense as one of its ad-delivery networks. AdSense may be using DART Cookies to ensure the best delivery of advertisements to the customers. Although the cookies collect non-personally identifiable information like IP address, there is no intention of user-tracking. However, TechRT has no right over the use of such cookies and further queries should be cleared by referring to Google policy.
Along with Google AdSense, this Site is affiliated with CMI Marketing, Inc., d/b/a CafeMedia (“CafeMedia”) for the purposes of placing advertising on the Site, and CafeMedia will collect and use certain data for advertising purposes. To learn more about CafeMedia’s data usage, click here.
The policy is only applicable for online data collection and does not have an effect on offline methods of data collection, distribution or storage.
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The document was updated on August 08, 2023.