Personal identification information
Technology and Discovery may collect personal identification information from Users when they visit, fill out a form, and communicate with other activities, features, services or resources that are available on Site. Users may be asked for name, email address. However, Users may visit this Site anonymously. We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to provide such personal identification information, but except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities.
Non-personal identification information
We may collect non-personal identification information about Users when they visit our Site, engage in some Site related activities. Non-personal identification information may include the type of computer or device they use to visit our Site, their IP (internet protocol) address, their ISP (internet service provider, such as AOL or Shaw Cable), the browser they used to visit our site (such as Internet Explorer, Chrome or Firefox), the time they visited our site and which pages they visited throughout our Site and other similar information which are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.
Cookies and Web Beacons
How we use collected information
Technology & Discovery may collect and use Users personal information for the following purposes:
- To run and operate our Site: We may use that information, to display content on the Site correctly.
- To improve our Site: We may use Users provided feedback, to improve our features and services.
- To send periodic emails: We may use the email address to send Users about information and updates pertaining to their orders or to respond to their inquiries, questions, and/or other requests.
How we protect your information
We value Users personal information. We safeguard Users information which includes username, password, transaction information and data stored on our Site by adopting appropriate data collection, storage, processing practices, and security measures.
Sharing your personal information
We do not sell Users personal identification information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information which is not linked to any personally identifiable information regarding visitors and users with our advertisers and trusted affiliates and third-party service providers for the purposes mentioned above. We may use third-party service providers who may use the Personal identification information to help us operate some of our Site features or activities on our behalfs, such as sending out newsletters or surveys but this is only when you have given us your permission for those limited services.
If User decides to opt-in to our mailing list, they will receive emails which may include service information, updates, company news etc. If at any time the User would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, for that we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email or User may contact us via our Site. We may use third-party service providers who may use the Personal identification information to help us operate some of our Site features or activities on our behalfs, such as sending out newsletters or surveys but this is only when you have given us your permission for those limited services.
We also use third party advertisements on our Site. Those Ads appearing on our site may be delivered to Users by advertising partners, who may use technology such as cookies and web beacons when they send you online advertisement through our Site. These technologies may also send these advertisers (such as Google AdSense program) information which includes the browser you used to visit our site, your IP address, your ISP, and in some cases, whether you have some program installed or not (such as Flash program) to compile non-personal identification information about you or others who use your computer. This technological information generally used for showing certain ads based on specific sites visited (such as showing cooking ads to someone who frequently browses cooking sites) or for geotargeting purposes (for example, showing California real estate ads to someone in California).
Controlling Your Privacy
You can change your browser settings, or by managing preferences in programs such as Norton Internet Security to disable or selectively turn off our cookies or third-party cookies. However, this change for all sites is not recommended as it may interfere with your use of some sites and this could include the inability to login to services or programs, such as logging into forums or account. The best option is to change settings on a per-site basis. To block cookies and other tracking mechanisms please consult your browser documentation for instructions.
Google advertising and the DoubleClick DART Cookie
Any advertisements served on our Site by Google Inc. as a third party vendor uses the DoubleClick DART cookie to serve ads to Users based on their visit to our Site and other sites on the Internet.
Your acceptance of these terms
If you are using this Site that means you are agreed to accept this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of this Site will signify your acceptance of the latest policy including any changes we made.