Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy:

Smart New Gadgets ("Smart New Gadgets") operates smartnewgadgets.com and may operate other websites. It is Smart New Gadgets's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, Smart New Gadgets collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Smart New Gadgets's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Smart New Gadgets's visitors use its website. From time to time, Smart New Gadgets may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Smart New Gadgets also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on Smart New Gadgets blogs/sites. Smart New Gadgets only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to Smart New Gadgets's websites choose to interact with Smart New Gadgets in ways that require Smart New Gadgets to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Smart New Gadgets gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at smartnewgadgets.com to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Smart New Gadgets are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Smart New Gadgets collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Smart New Gadgets. Smart New Gadgets does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Aggregated Statistics

Smart New Gadgets may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Smart New Gadgets may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Smart New Gadgets does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

Smart New Gadgets discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Smart New Gadgets's behalf or to provide services available at Smart New Gadgets's websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Smart New Gadgets's websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Smart New Gadgets will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Smart New Gadgets discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Smart New Gadgets believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Smart New Gadgets, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Smart New Gadgets website and have supplied your email address, Smart New Gadgets may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what's going on with Smart New Gadgets and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Smart New Gadgets takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookies

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor's computer, and that the visitor's browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Smart New Gadgets uses cookies to help Smart New Gadgets identify and track visitors, their usage of Smart New Gadgets website, and their website access preferences. Smart New Gadgets visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Smart New Gadgets's websites, with the drawback that certain features of Smart New Gadgets's websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Business Transfers

If Smart New Gadgets, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Smart New Gadgets goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Smart New Gadgets may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Ads

Ads appearing on any of our websites may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by Smart New Gadgets and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Smart New Gadgets may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Smart New Gadgets's sole discretion. Smart New Gadgets encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. If you have a Smart New Gadgets account, you might also receive an alert informing you of these changes. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.