Privacy Policy at TekGazet.com

 

We, at tekgazet.com, give prime importance to securing the privacy of your personal information and in the interest of transparency, we’re reproducing below the details of what type of data is collected from your visits to this site and how it is safeguarded. Please read carefully these details before proceeding to access this site.

(1) We assure you at the outset itself that whatever personal data is collected from your visits to this site will never be sold by us to third parties.

(2) Visit analysis and web logs: We, at tekgazet.com, use the market-standard Google Analytics and/or StatCounter to know and analyze the data regarding visits to this site. The data collected by this service may include details of your IP address, the ISP, browser used, operating system, date and time of visit, web pages visited on this site, etc. Their services are used much in a similar manner as used by hundreds of thousands of other websites on the Internet. Similarly, like almost all other sites on the Internet, the Web-hosting company, on which this site is hosted, may be collecting web logs, containing data of the similar nature as collected by Google Analytics / StatCounter, as mentioned above. We assure you that we don’t collect any personal details of the visitors to this site, such as your name, address, phone numbers, or any such similar details. Moreover, whatever data is collected, as mentioned above, is for the purposes of analyzing the visitor preferences on this site, to find out the number of visitors, to ascertain the popular pages on the site, browser preferences, language preferences, for diagnostic purposes, and the like, so as to enable us to serve you better by providing you better material on this site.

(3) Ads served on this site: We use the market leader, Google Adsense, as the major advertising network for placing ads on this site. As you may know, Google AdSense serves ads on hundreds of thousands of other sites on the Internet. Please note that:

  • Google, as a third-party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on this site.
  • Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it and its partners to serve ads to the users of this site based on their visit to this site and/or several other sites on the Internet.
  • If you so wish, you may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy.
  • Google may collect some data from visitors of this site (including IP address) for the purposes of serving ads on this site, which does not include your name, mail ID, phone number, address or any such details.
  • Moreover, through Google, some third-party advertising companies may be serving ads when you visit this site. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites on the Internet in order to provide advertisements 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, click here.

(4) Cookies and Web beacons: The cookies are used to store information like your time of stay, personal data you provide in comment section. As you might have noticed, few third party advertisements and Google Analytics / StatCounter are also used on this site which may use cookies and web beacons which are needed for them to collect some information like your IP address, ISP, browser, operating system, etc. If you so wish, you may disable cookies on your browser but it affects your interaction with this site.

(5) Comment and Contact: If you make a comment on a web page of this site, you’re required to provide your name and email address in the comment section and optionally your web site address. Your IP address may also get collected when you make a comment. This information will be used to contact you only in good faith and in any case of a special need which may occur. In the normal course, we never contact visitors leaving comments on this site. In fact, even for replying to the comments, we generally reply in the comment section itself. Your email address is not published in the comments section. Moreover, the information collected in the comment section, as mentioned above, is not disclosed to any third parties.

If you need any further information in this regard, you may contact us by sending email at info AT tekgazet DOT com.