Information Collection & Use
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Uses of Information
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to information in the profile.
We do not share your profile with other third parties.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
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We do not link aggregate user data with personally
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and clickstream data.
We use this information, which does not identify
individual users, to analyze trends, to administer the site, to track
users' movements around the site and to gather demographic information
about our user base as a whole.
We do not link this automatically-collected data to
personally identifiable information.
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visitors to our site in the aggregate. This includes usage and volume
statistics to determine market position of our Web site.
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identifiable information you submit while on our site.
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See "Third Party Advertisers" below.
Third Party Advertisers
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when you visit our Web site. These companies may use information (not
including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about
your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide
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in the ads served on our Web site. When users visit our Web site and
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we, DataTrends Publications, Inc., are not responsible for the privacy
practices of such other sites.
We encourage you to be aware when you leave our site and
to read the privacy statements of each and every Web site that collects
personally identifiable information.
This privacy statement applies only to information
collected by this Web site.
Access to Personally Identifiable Information
If your personally identifiable information changes, or
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The security of your personal information is important
to us. When you enter sensitive information (such as credit card number
and/or social security number) on our order forms, transmission of your
personal financial information to our servers is protected by the most
advanced 128-bit SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) encryption. Our site has been
validated and certified for online credit card transactions by Network
Solutions, the world's largest repository of Internet domain names. We follow generally accepted industry standards to
protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission
and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or
method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, while we
strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal
information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
If you have any questions about security on our Web
site, you can
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In the event DataTrends Publications, Inc., goes through
a business transition, such as a merger, acquisition by another company,
or sale of all or a portion of its assets, your personally identifiable
information will likely be among the assets transferred. You will be
notified via e-mail and a prominent notice on our Web site for 30 days of
any such change in ownership or control of your personal information.
Changes in this Privacy Statement
those changes to this privacy statement, the homepage, and other places we
deem appropriate so that you are aware of what information we collect, how
we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it.
We reserve the right to modify this privacy statement at
any time, so please review it frequently. If we make material changes to
this policy, we will notify you here, by e-mail, or by means of a notice
on our home page.
If you have any questions or suggestions regarding our
This page was updated on
Sunday, August 04, 2013.