Cookies and Privacy Policy

Cookies and Privacy Policy TechClatter

Cookie Policy of TechClatter.com/

Cookies and other Identifiers contain portions of code installed in any browser that assists the site Owner to provide the Service in accordance with the purposes described. User’s consent may also be required for certain purposes for which Cookies are installed.

Consent can be withdrawn at any time from any such installation of Cookies where consent is a requisite by simply following the instructions provided in this document.

Technical Cookies and Cookies serving aggregated statistical purposes

  • Activity strictly necessary for the functioning of the Service

This Application uses Cookies to save the User’s session and to carry out other activities that are strictly necessary for the operation of this Application, for example, in relation to the distribution of traffic.

  • Activity regarding the saving of preferences, optimization, and statistics

This Application uses Cookies to save browsing preferences to optimize the User’s browsing experience. Among these Cookies are, for example, those used for the setting of language and currency preferences or for the management of first party statistics employed directly by the Owner of the site.

Other types of Cookies or third parties that install Cookies

Some of the services listed below collect statistics in an anonymized and aggregated form and may not require the consent of the User or may be managed directly by the Owner – depending on how they are described – without the help of third parties.

User’s browsing habits may be tracked without the Owner’s knowledge if any third party operated services are listed among the tools below. For further details, the privacy policy of the listed services may be referred.

  • Advertising

This type of service enables User Data to be utilized for advertising communication purposes displayed in the form of banners and other advertisements on this Application, solely based on User’s interests.
However, this does not mean that all Personal Data is used for this purpose. Information and conditions of use are specified below.
Some of the services listed below may use Cookies to identify Users or they may use the behavioral retargeting technique, i.e. displaying ads that are tailored to the User’s interests, including those detected outside this Application. For more information, privacy policies of the relevant services may be referred.
In addition to any opt-out offered by any of the services below, the User may opt-out of a third-party service’s use of cookies by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page.

Google AdSense (Google Inc.)

Google AdSense is an advertising service provided by Google Inc. This service uses the “Double-click” Cookie, which tracks use of this Application and User’s behavior concerning ads, products and services offered.
Users may decide to disable all the Double-click Cookies by clicking on: google.com/settings/ads/onweb/optout.

Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data.

Place of processing: United States – Privacy Policy – Opt Out. Privacy Shield participant.

 

 

  • Analytics

The services contained in this section enable the Owner to monitor and analyze web traffic and may be used to track User behavior.

Google Analytics (Google Inc.)

Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google utilizes the Data collected to track and examine the use of this Application in order to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services.
The Data collected may be used to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.

Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data.

Place of processing: United States – Privacy Policy – Opt Out. Privacy Shield participant.

Hotjar Form Analysis & Conversion Funnels (Hotjar Ltd.)

Hotjar is an analytics service provided by Hotjar Ltd.
Hotjar honors generic Do Not Track headers. This means your browser can tell its script not to collect any of your data. This is a setting that is available in all major browsers. Find Hotjar’s opt-out information here.

Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data.

Place of processing: Malta – Privacy Policy – Opt Out.

  • Heat mapping and session recording

Heat mapping services are used to display the areas of a page where Users most frequently move their mouse or click. This shows where the points of interest are. These services make it possible to monitor and analyse web traffic and keep track of User’s behavior.
Some of these services may record sessions and make them available for later visual playback.

Hotjar Heat Maps & Recordings (Hotjar Ltd.)

Hotjar is a session recording and heat-mapping service provided by Hotjar Ltd.
Hotjar honors generic “Do Not Track” headers. This means the browser can tell its script not to collect any of the User’s data. This is a setting that is available in all major browsers.

Personal Data collected: Cookies, Usage Data and various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service.

Place of processing: Malta – Privacy Policy – Opt Out.

  • Interaction with data collection platforms and other third parties

This type of service enables Users to interact with data collection platforms or other services directly from the pages of this Application for the purpose of saving and reusing data.
If one of these services is installed, it may collect browsing and Usage Data in the pages where it is installed, even if the Users do not actively use the service.

Hotjar Recruit User Testers (Hotjar Ltd.)

The Hotjar Recruit User Testers widget is a service for interacting with the Hotjar data collection platform provided by Hotjar Ltd.
Hotjar honors generic “Do Not Track” headers. This means the browser can tell its script not to collect any of the User’s data. This is a setting that is available in all major browsers. Hotjar’s opt-out information here can be found here.

Personal Data collected: Cookies, Usage Data and various types of Data.

Place of processing: Malta – Privacy Policy – Opt Out.

  • Interaction with online survey platforms

This type of service enables Users to interact with third-party online survey platforms directly from the pages of this Application.
If one of these services is installed, it may collect browsing and Usage Data in the pages where it is installed, even if the Users do not actively use the service.

Hotjar Poll & Survey widgets (Hotjar Ltd.)

The Hotjar Poll & Survey widgets are services that enable interaction with the Hotjar platform provided by Hotjar Ltd.
Hotjar honors generic “Do Not Track” headers. This means the browser can tell its script not to collect any of the User’s data. This is a setting that is available in all major browsers. Find Hotjar’s opt-out information here.

Personal Data collected: Cookies, Usage Data and various types of Data.

Place of processing: Malta – Privacy Policy – Opt Out.

  • SPAM protection

This type of service analyses the traffic of this Application, potentially containing Users’ Personal Data, with the purpose of filtering it from parts of traffic, messages and content that are recognized as SPAM.

Google reCAPTCHA (Google Inc.)

Google reCAPTCHA is a SPAM protection service provided by Google Inc.
The use of reCAPTCHA is subject to the Google privacy policy and terms of use.

Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data.

Place of processing: United States – Privacy Policy. Privacy Shield participant.

  • Traffic optimization and distribution

This type of service allows this Application to distribute their content using servers located across different countries. This is to optimize their performance.
Which Personal Data is processed depends on the characteristics and the way these services are implemented. Their function is to filter communications between this Application and the User’s browser.
Considering the widespread distribution of this system, it is difficult to determine the locations to which the contents that may contain Personal Information of the User.

Cloudflare (Cloudflare)

Cloudflare is a traffic optimization and distribution service provided by Cloudflare Inc.
The way Cloudflare is integrated is that it filters all the traffic through this Application, i.e. communication between this Application and the User’s browser, while also allowing analytical data from this Application to be collected.

Personal Data collected: Cookies and various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service.

Place of processing: United States – Privacy Policy.

How to provide or withdraw consent to the installation of Cookies

In addition to what is specified in this document, Cookie preferences can be managed by the User directly from within their own browser and prevent third parties from installing Cookies.
Cookies installed in the past can be deleted through browser preferences, including the Cookies that may have saved the initial consent for the installation of Cookies by this website.
Users can, for example, find information regarding the management of Cookies in the most commonly used browsers at the following addresses: Google ChromeMozilla FirefoxApple Safari and Microsoft Internet Explorer.

With regard to Cookies installed by third parties, Users can manage their preferences and withdrawal of their consent by clicking the related opt-out link (if provided). This may be achieved by using the means provided in the third party’s privacy policy, or by contacting the third party.

Notwithstanding the above, Users are hereby informed that they may follow the instructions provided by YourOnlineChoices (EU), the Network Advertising Initiative (US) and the Digital Advertising Alliance (US), DAAC (Canada), DDAI (Japan) or other similar services. Such initiatives allow Users to select their tracking preferences for most of the advertising tools. The Owner thus recommends that Users make use of these resources in addition to the information provided in this document.

Owner and Data Controller

TechClatter, Sydney Australia

Owner contact email: [email protected]

Since the installation of third-party Cookies and other tracking systems through the services used within this Application cannot be technically controlled by the Owner, any specific references to Cookies and tracking systems installed by third parties are to be considered indicative. In order to obtain complete information, the User is kindly requested to consult the privacy policy for the respective third-party services listed in this document.

Given the objective complexity surrounding the identification of technologies based on Cookies, Users are encouraged to contact the Owner if they wish to receive any further information on the use of Cookies by this Application.

Definitions and legal references

Personal Data (or Data)

Any information directly, indirectly, or in connection with other information — including a personal identification number — allows for the identification or identifiability of a natural person.

 

Usage Data

Information is collected automatically through this Application (or third-party services employed in this Application), which can include: the IP addresses or domain names of the computers utilized by the Users who use this Application, the URI addresses (Uniform Resource Identifier), the time of the request, the method utilized to submit the request to the server, the size of the file received in response, the numerical code indicating the status of the server’s answer (successful outcome, error, etc.), the country of origin, the features of the browser and the operating system utilized by the User, the various time details per visit (e.g., the time spent on each page within the Application) and the details about the path followed within the Application with special reference to the sequence of pages visited, and other parameters about the device operating system and/or the User’s IT environment.

 

User

The individual using this Application who, unless otherwise specified, coincides with the Data Subject.

Data Subject

The natural person to whom the Personal Data refers.

Data Processor (or Data Supervisor)

The natural or legal person, public authority, agency or other body which processes Personal Data on behalf of the Controller, as described in this privacy policy.

Data Controller (or Owner)

The natural or legal person, public authority, agency or other body which, alone or jointly with others, determines the purposes and means of the processing of Personal Data, including the security measures concerning the operation and use of this Application. The Data Controller, unless otherwise specified, is the Owner of this Application.

 

 

This Application

The means by which the Personal Data of the User is collected and processed.

 

Service

The service provided by this Application as described in the relative terms (if available) and on this site/application.

European Union (or EU)

Unless otherwise specified, all references made within this document to the European Union include all current member states to the European Union and the European Economic Area.

 

Cookies

Small sets of data stored in the User’s device.

Legal information

This privacy statement has been prepared based on provisions of multiple legislations, including Art. 13/14 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (General Data Protection Regulation).

This privacy policy relates solely to this Application, if not stated otherwise within this document.

 

 

Privacy Policy of TechClatter.com/

This Application collects some Personal Data from its Users.

 

Personal Data collected for the following purposes and using the following services:

Advertising

Google AdSense

Personal Data: Cookies; Usage Data

 

Analytics

Google Analytics and Hotjar Form Analysis & Conversion Funnels

Personal Data: Cookies; Usage Data

 

Contacting the User

Contact form

Personal Data: email address; first name; last name

 

Heat mapping and session recording

Hotjar Heat Maps & Recordings

Personal Data: Cookies; Usage Data; various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service

 

 

Interaction with data collection platforms and other third parties

Hotjar Recruit User Testers

Personal Data: Cookies; Usage Data; various types of Data

 

Interaction with online survey platforms

Hotjar Poll & Survey widgets

Personal Data: Cookies; Usage Data; various types of Data

 

SPAM protection

Google reCAPTCHA

Personal Data: Cookies; Usage Data

 

Traffic optimization and distribution

Whoisguard

Personal Data: Cookies; various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service

 

Contact information

Owner and Data Controller

U29 24-28 College Cr Hornsby NSW 2077, Sydney Australia

Owner contact email: [email protected]

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