Who we are
Our website address is https://www.usagadgetreview.com.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address, and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Who we share your data with
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.
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.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
2. ELIGIBILITY TO USE WEBSITE
3. INFORMATION COLLECTION PRACTICES
(a) Traffic Data. Like most website operators, USAGadgetReview gathers information of the sort that browsers automatically make available, including (i) IP addresses (ii) domain servers (iii) types of computers accessing the Website, and (iv) types of Web browsers accessing the Website (collectively “Traffic Data”). Traffic Data is anonymous information that does not personally identify You.
YOU ARE UNDER NO OBLIGATION TO PROVIDE PERSONAL INFORMATION, WITH THE CAVEAT THAT YOUR REFUSAL TO DO SO MAY PREVENT YOU FROM USING CERTAIN FEATURES OF THE WEBSITE OR FROM MAKING PURCHASES OR RESERVATIONS BY MEANS OF THE WEBSITE.
4. INFORMATION USE AND DISCLOSURE PRACTICES
(a) Traffic Data and Information Gathered Using Cookies. USAGadgetReview may analyze Traffic Data and information gathered using Cookies to help USAGadgetReview and USAGadgetReview’s licensors and suppliers better understand who is using the Website and how they are using it. By identifying patterns and trends in usage, USAGadgetReview is able to better design the Website to improve Your experience, and to serve You more relevant and interesting content and advertisements. From time to time, USAGadgetReview may release Traffic Data and information gathered using Cookies in the aggregate, such as by publishing a report on trends in the usage of the Website. Other than using cookies to store Your user name and password, USAGadgetReview does not attempt to link information gathered using Cookies to Personal Information.
(b) Personal Information
(i) Generally. USAGadgetReview uses Your Contact Data to send You information about USAGadgetReview and USAGadgetReview’s goods and services, to contact You as necessary in connection with Your transactions with USAGadgetReview, and to send You other communications that You have agreed to receive. USAGadgetReview uses Your Financial Data to verify Your qualifications for certain goods and/or services and to charge You for Your transactions with USAGadgetReview. USAGadgetReview uses Your Demographic Data to customize and tailor Your experience on the Website. USAGadgetReview uses Your Transactional Data to fulfill its obligations in connection with Your transactions and to provide customer service to You. As with Traffic Data and information gathered using Cookies, from time to time USAGadgetReview may release Demographic Data in the aggregate, such as by publishing a report on trends in the usage of the Website.
(iii) Other Disclosure. USAGadgetReview also discloses Personal Information under the following circumstances:
By Law or to Protect Rights – USAGadgetReview discloses Personal Information when required to do so by law, or in response to a subpoena or court order, or when USAGadgetReview believes in its sole discretion that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of USAGadgetReview, third parties or the public at large.
Unpaid Accounts – If You fail to pay any balance owed in consideration of any transaction with USAGadgetReview, USAGadgetReview may, as permitted by law, report Your Personal Information, including without limitation Your Financial Data and Transactional Data, to consumer credit reporting services, collection agencies, and others.
5. SECURITY OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
USAGadgetReview has implemented and maintains reasonable security procedures and practices to protect against the unauthorized access, use, modification, destruction, or disclosure of Your Personal Information.
6. USER ABILITY TO ACCESS, UPDATE, AND CORRECT PERSONAL INFORMATION
7. THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES
The Site contains links to websites of third parties. (Publisher) is not responsible for the actions of these third parties, including their privacy practices and any content posted on their websites. We encourage you to review their privacy policies to learn more about what, why, and how they collect and use personal information. (Publisher) adheres to industry-recognized standards to secure any personal information in our possession, and to secure it from unauthorized access and tampering. However, as is true with all online actions, it is possible that third parties may unlawfully intercept transmissions of personal information, or other users of the Site may misuse or abuse your personal information that they may collect from the Site.
(Publisher) uses third-party advertising companies to serve our ads on the Site. These third-party advertising companies employ cookies and 1×1 pixel .gifs or web beacons to measure and improve the effectiveness of ads for their clients. To do so, these companies may use anonymous information about your visits to our website and other websites, but will not collect any information which can personally identify you or can be linked to you. This information can include the date/time of the banner ad shown, the banner ad that was shown, their cookie, and the IP address. This information can also be used for online preference marketing purposes.
We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads and collect information when users visit our site. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements on our site, other websites, and other forms of media about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, check out http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp.
If you want to prevent a third-party advertiser from collecting data, currently you may either visit each ad network’s website individually and opt-out or visit the NAI gateway opt-out site to opt-out of all network advertising cookies. Click here for the NAI gateway opt-out site.
This site will also allow you to review the third-party advertising companies’ privacy policies.
8. PROMOTIONAL ACTIVITIES