Information we collect and how we use it
We may collect the following types of information about our users and visitors.
Information you provide
When you leave your personal information in the form of comments or other feedback on iTechtics, we store all this information in our database. We will never give or sell this information to third parties but we may use this information for personalization.
When you visit iTechtics, a cookie is used to store user preferences which results in enhanced user experience.
When you visit any website in our network, our servers (and third party services we use like Google Analytics) automatically record certain information including but not limited to IP address, browser type, screen resolution, browser language, date and time of request etc.
We send periodic updates to all the users who opt into our newsletter service. When you signup for our newsletter or followup comments service, we may store and retain your name and email address until you opt out of the specific service. We may also communicate with the commentators by using their email address on specific issues.
Specifically, we may use Google Adsense for advertising on our site, here is an excerpt of advertising cookies from Google:
Google uses the DoubleClick cookie on publisher websites displaying AdSense for content ads. Subject to any applicable laws, rules and regulations, you will have the sole and exclusive right to use all data derived from your use of the DoubleClick cookie for any purpose related to your business, provided that Google may use and disclose this data subject to the terms of Google’s advertising privacy policies and any applicable laws, rules and regulations.
Apart from display ads, we may also use affiliate links using third party services like VigLink. The links inserted by VigLink or other affiliate link tools may earn us revenue but the reviews or content we provide is not affected by any affiliates.