Our pledge to you, our customer, Technoworld respects your privacy. We do not sell, rent, or loan any identifiable information regarding our customers to any third party. Any information you give us is held with the utmost care and security, and will not be used in ways to which you have not consented.
Use of Information. Technoworld will not collect any personal information about individuals except when specifically and knowingly provided by such individuals. Examples of such information are: name, postal address, e-mail address, phone number, birthday, and product commentary.
Technoworld may share non-personal aggregate or summary information regarding its customers with partners or other third parties, but Technoworld does not sell or share any information at the individual customer level.
Technoworld recommends that if you are providing information on behalf of a child, use the parent or guardian’s e-mail address and obtain permission from the parent or guardian.
Parental Consent. Technoworld requires that children consult with their parents before providing any data about themselves, their purchasing profile, and their families.
Collection of Information on Rental Devices. Technoworld will not collect any personal information about individuals except when specifically and knowingly provided by such individuals for the purpose of renting electronic devices from Technoworld. Examples of such information are: name, postal address, e-mail address, phone number, birthday, and product commentary.
Technoworld may collect tracking information on rental SPOT devices for safety reasons during the rental timeframe. This tracking information will be deleted from its database as soon as the device is returned.
Before we use your tracking information for a purpose that is materially different than the purpose we collected it for or that you later authorized, we will provide you with the opportunity to opt out. An individual may opt-out of such uses of their personal data and tracking information by contacting us at the address given below. We will not use sensitive personal information for a purpose other than the purpose for which it was originally collected or subsequently authorized by the individual unless we have received the individual’s affirmative and explicit consent (opt-in).
- What is a cookie?
A cookie is small text file that is stored in your web browser after your visit a website. Cookies assist the website in remembering information about your visit, such as your unique browser session and settings. Cookies can help provide you with a better experience when you use the Technoworld service.
Cookies can either be session cookies or persistent cookies. Session cookies are temporary cookies, and they are erased after you close your browser. When you restart your browser and return to the Technoworld service, the website will not recognize you and you will have to log back in (if login is required) or select your unique preferences/settings again. Persistent cookies remain in your browser’s subfolders until they expire or you delete your cookies. Expiration dates are set within the cookies themselves, and some may expire after a few minutes while others may expire after many years.
The Technoworld service uses both “first party cookies,” which are cookies placed by the Technoworld service, and “third party cookies,” which are cookies placed by other select companies.
- What cookies are used when I use the Technoworld service?
Cookies may be set by the Technoworld service when you visit Technoworld’s websites, or they may be set by a third party that runs content on the page you are viewing. Some cookies will only be used when you use certain features on the Technoworld service, and some cookies will always be used.
Each cookie the Technoworld service uses serves a variety of purposes, including:
Preferences – these first party cookies store your Technoworld service preferences, such as your language, volume, HD mode, and communications preferences. Additionally, they provide you with customized content and features through our plugins.
Analytics – the Technoworld service uses these cookies to track information about how we make improvements to the Technoworld service and report our performance. We use these cookies to track our sites and plugins performances across the globe. Similarly, we may also use these analytics cookies to test new ads, pages, or features to gauge users’ reactions. Analytics may either be first or third party cookies.
Advertising – these third party advertising cookies are placed by advertising platforms or networks to show you relevant advertising both on and off the Technoworld service. Similarly, our partners may also use these cookies to learn whether members who saw an ad on the Technoworld service and later visited the advertiser’s website. These advertising networks can deliver ads that may be relevant to your based on your activities, commonly known as “targeted” advertising.
- What are my cookie options?
If you do not want to receive cookies through the Technoworld service, you can change your browser settings. To learn more about how to do this, please visit the help pages of your browser. If you use the Technoworld service without changing your browser settings, we will assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on the Technoworld service. Please note, however, that if you delete cookies or do not accept them, you may not be able to use all of the features the Technoworld service offers, you may not be able to store your preferences, and some of our pages may not display properly.
Rev. 1.4 – Last updated on September 3, 2018