Information collection is a necessary practice to improve the services we offer you. The extent and type of information you share totally depend on you and it’s not even mandatory to share your information with us. As a reader, you can browse through our rich content without leaving a trace. However, we took some time to list the scenarios where your information may be collected by our website.
We may collect and store any information voluntarily provided to us. This may include, but not be limited to: tip/story submissions, article requests, E-mails, post comments, newsletter subscriptions.
Automated Information Collection:
We may collect Non-Personal Information when you visit our website through a web browser operated from a computer or mobile phone. This kind of information was not intentionally collected by us, but we use it for providing a better experience for our readers. Below are some methods of automatic information collection:
We use “Cookies” to identify your activity on the Internet which will help us deliver targeted content related to your search history. A Cookie is a small piece of data stored on your computer or mobile device by your web browser. You can always disable the cookies in your web browser settings but that may degrade your experience with the pages on Internet.
- Other Information
We use the information provided by your web browser, which includes the name of the website from which you entered our website (if any) as well as the name of the website you’re visiting from our website. We also use information regarding the IP address of your computer/proxy server that you use to access the Internet, your network, and host details.
Information from other sources
We may collect information and media from other sources for the sake of a story or a tutorial. In this case, we might use your personal information such as name, website and other related info from the source just to provide proper credits.
How we use this Information
The collected information will be used to improve the quality of the website and service offered to you. The usage of information includes but not limited to:
Improving our Services
We use the information collected to analyze the trends of your searches which will allow us to provide targeted content related to your interests. We may analyze the inbound and outbound links from our website to identify the areas where we must improve our website.
Sharing Information with Third Parties