Privacy & Cookie Policy

Privacy Policy

This privacy notice discloses the privacy practices for Gadget Boulevard (“us”, “we”, “Website”, or “our”) on the https://gadgetboulevard.com. This privacy notice applies solely to information collected by this website. It will notify you of the following:

1) What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the website, how it is used and https://www.gadgetboulevard.com with whom it may be shared.
2) What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.
3) The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
4) How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.

INFORMATION COLLECTION, USE, AND SHARING

Gadget Boulevard is the sole owner of the information collected on this website. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us through subscribing to our newsletter, interacting our Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest accounts, or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.

We will use your information to provide you with updates regarding our website and products that we feel our readers would appreciate. We will not share your information with any individuals or businesses outside of our organization other than as necessary in giving you updated information about our website.

Unless you ask us not to, Gadget Boulevard may contact you via email in the future to tell you about new gaming related articles, tech deals and discounts, new gaming products, or changes to this privacy policy.

We partner with 3rd party companies to provide Gadget Boulevard with specific services, such as MailChimp services for our newsletters. When the user signs up for these services, we will share names, or other contact information that is necessary for the third party to provide these services. These parties are not allowed to use personally identifiable information except for the purpose of providing these services. For the privacy policy of Mailchimp, kindly visit this page – MailChimp Privacy Policy.

We also use Hubspot for managing our relationship with our readers and partners. Hubspot is not allowed to use any information that Gadget Boulevard collects through the website or newsletter as indicated in their privacy policy – Hubspot Privacy Policy.

YOUR ACCESS TO AND CONTROL OVER INFORMATION

You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the contact form on our website:

1) See what data we have about you, if any.
2) Change/correct any data we have about you.
3) Have us delete any data we have about you.
4) Express any concern you have about our use of your data.

You may opt out from our email newsletter any time by clicking on the unsubscribe button on our email newsletter. If it still persist, send us a message via our Contact Page.

AGE OF CONSENT

By using this site, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site. Gadget Boulevard will not be held responsible in any way for your misrepresentation or the use of the website by any of your minor dependents.

PRIVACY OF CHILDREN

We do not knowingly collect any Personal Information from children under the age of 13. If you are under the age of 13, please do not submit any Personal Information through our Website or Service. We encourage parents and legal guardians to monitor their children’s Internet usage and to help enforce this Policy by instructing their children never to provide Personal Information through our Website or Service without their permission. If you have reason to believe that a child under the age of 13 has provided Personal Information to us through our Website or Service, please contact us.

NEWSLETTERS

We offer electronic newsletters to which you may voluntarily subscribe at any time. You may choose to stop receiving our newsletter or marketing emails by following the unsubscribe instructions included in these emails or by contacting us.

COOKIES

The Website uses “cookies” to help personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. We may use cookies to collect, store, and track information for statistical purposes to operate our Website and Services. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer.

DO NOT TRACK SIGNALS

Some browsers incorporate a Do Not Track feature that signals to websites you visit that you do not want to have your online activity tracked. Tracking is not the same as using or collecting information in connection with a website. For these purposes, tracking refers to collecting personally identifiable information from consumers who use or visit a website or online service as they move across different websites over time. Our Website does not track its visitors over time and across third party websites. However, some third party sites may keep track of your browsing activities when they serve you content, which enables them to tailor what they present to you.

LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES

Our Website contains links to other websites that are not owned or controlled by us. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other websites or third-parties. We encourage you to be aware when you leave our Website and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that may collect Personal Information.

AMAZON AFFILIATE LINKS

Gadget Boulevard is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com.

For information about Amazon’s Condition of Use, kindly visit this page – Amazon Conditions of Use. And for Amazon’s Privacy Policy, kindly visit this page – Amazon Privacy Policy.

If you wanted to know more about how the affiliate links work, please visit this page: How to Support Us.

INFORMATION SECURITY

We secure information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. We maintain reasonable administrative, technical, and physical safeguards in an effort to protect against unauthorized access, use, modification, and disclosure of Personal Information in its control and custody. However, no data transmission over the Internet or wireless network can be guaranteed. Therefore, while we strive to protect your Personal Information, you acknowledge that (i) there are security and privacy limitations of the Internet which are beyond our control; (ii) the security, integrity, and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and our Website cannot be guaranteed; and (iii) any such information and data may be viewed or tampered with in transit by a third-party, despite best efforts.

DATA BREACH

In the event we become aware that the security of the Website has been compromised or users Personal Information has been disclosed to unrelated third-parties as a result of external activity, including, but not limited to, security attacks or fraud, we reserve the right to take reasonably appropriate measures, including, but not limited to, investigation and reporting, as well as notification to and cooperation with law enforcement authorities. In the event of a data breach, we will make reasonable efforts to notify affected individuals if we believe that there is a reasonable risk of harm to the user as a result of the breach or if notice is otherwise required by law. When we do, we will post a notice on the Website, send you an email.

CHANGES AND AMENDMENTS

We reserve the right to modify this Policy relating to the Website or Services at any time, effective upon posting of an updated version of this Policy on the Website. When we do we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page. Continued use of the Website after any such changes shall constitute your consent to such changes.

Cookie Policy

Gadget Boulevard (“us”, “we”, “Website”, or “our”) uses cookies on the https://gadgetboulevard.com website (the “Service”). By using the Service, you consent to the use of cookies.

Our Cookies Policy explains what cookies are, how we use cookies, how third-parties we may partner with may use cookies on the Service, your choices regarding cookies and further information about cookies.

WHAT ARE COOKIES

Cookies are small pieces of text sent by your web browser by a website you visit. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows the Service or a third-party to recognize you and make your next visit easier and the Service more useful to you.


Cookies can be “persistent” or “session” cookies. Persistent cookies remain on your personal computer or mobile device when you go offline, while session cookies are deleted as soon as you close your web browser.

Cookies may be set by the Website (“first-party cookies”), or by third parties, such as those who serve content or provide advertising or analytics services on the website (“third party cookies”). These third parties can recognize you when you visit our website and also when you visit certain other websites.

HOW DOES GADGET BOULEVARD USES COOKIES

When you use and access the Service, we may place a number of cookies files in your web browser.

We use cookies for the following purposes:

1) To enable certain functions of the Service
2) We use both session and persistent cookies on the Service and we use different types of cookies to run the Service:
3) Essential cookies. We may use essential cookies to authenticate users and prevent fraudulent use of user accounts.

WHAT ARE YOUR CHOICES REGARDING COOKIES

If you’d like to delete cookies or instruct your web browser to delete or refuse cookies, please visit the help pages of your web browser.

Please note, however, that if you delete cookies or refuse to accept them, you might not be able to use all of the features we offer, you may not be able to store your preferences, and some of our pages might not display properly.

For the Chrome web browser, please visit this page from Google: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/32050

For the Internet Explorer web browser, please visit this page from Microsoft: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/278835

For the Firefox web browser, please visit this page from Mozilla: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/delete-cookies-remove-info-websites-stored

For the Safari web browser, please visit this page from Apple: https://support.apple.com/kb/PH21411?locale=en_US

For any other web browser, please visit your web browser’s official web pages.

WHERE CAN YOU FIND MORE INFORMATION ABOUT COOKIES

You can learn more about cookies and the following third-party websites:

AllAboutCookies: http://www.allaboutcookies.org/

Network Advertising Initiative: http://www.networkadvertising.org/

GOOGLE ANALYTICS

Gadget Boulevard uses Google Analytics to help us learn about our customers and site visitors behaviour during their visit to our website, https://www.gadgetboulevard.com, the pages being viewed (products, blog, and other pages of gadgetboulevard.com), and the links being clicked. This let’s Gadget Boulevard improve the website and increase customer satisfaction.

WHAT IS GOOGLE ANALYTICS

Google Analytics is a free Web analytics service that provides statistics and basic analytical tools for search engine optimization (SEO) and marketing purposes. The service is available to anyone with a Google account.

WHAT DATA DOES GOOGLE ANALYTICS CAPTURE

  • Page Information
    • URL – the URL of the page the user is viewing
    • Title – the title of the page the user is viewing
  • Browser Information
    • Browser name – the browser the user is using
    • Viewport or Viewing pane – the size of the browser window
    • Screen resolution – the resolution of the user’s screen
    • Java enabled – whether or not the user has Java enabled
    • Flash version – what version of Flash the user is using
  • User/System Information
    • Location – this is derived from the IP address where the hit originated. The IP address itself is not available in GA as it is personally identifiable information (PII) which violates the terms of Google Analytics.
    • Language – derived from the language settings of the browser
    • Operating System – the device operating system the user uses.

HOW GADGET BOULEVARD USES GOOGLE ANALYTICS DATA

The tracking information allows Gadget Boulevard to better understand the people who visits the website, what content they’re reading, what products they are viewing, and what products are eventually bought. This allows Gadget Boulevard to make better decisions about the website’s design, articles to write, and products to offer.

Occasionally, Gadget Boulevard will compile aggregate statistics about the number of visitors this site receives and browsers being used. No personally identifying data is included in this type of reporting.

All of Gadget Boulevard’s use of Google Analytics falls within the bounds of the Google Analytics Terms of Service.

HOW TO OPT-OUT OF TRACKING

You can opt-out of Google’s advertising tracking cookie by following the Google’s FAQ on ads, or use a browser plugin to opt-out of all Google Analytics tracking software.

AMAZON.COM

Gadget Boulevard is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program. Although Amazon will only use cookies for you once you clicked on our affiliate links and enter into the Amazon website, we feel it is your right to know their privacy policy.

For Amazon’s Privacy Policy, please visit their policy page: Amazon Privacy Notice

CHANGES AND AMENDMENTS

We reserve the right to modify this Policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we use and/or disclose it.

CONTACT INFORMATION

If you feel that we are not abiding by this privacy policy, you should contact us immediately via our Contact Page.

This Privacy and Cookie policy was last updated: January 25, 2019

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