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Like most standard websites, this website uses log files. These include: Internet Protocol addresses (IP addresses), browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, and the number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user movement in the aggregate, and to gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses, etc., are not linked to personally identifiable information.
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Collection of Information
We collect personally identifiable information, like name, email address and optional website URL when posting a comment only on this blog/website, when voluntarily submitted by our visitors. The information you provide is used to fulfill your specific request of submitting comments. We do not ask people to register on this website/blog to view or comment on the posts. The email id will not be displayed along with the user comment. Only the name provided will be displayed in the comments section.
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This website uses outside advertising networks and companies in order to display ads on this site. These ads may contain cookies and/or web beacons in
order to collect data in the ad serving process. These such cookies and/or web beacons are collected by the companies and/or advertising networks, themselves. I do not have any access to this information.
This website/blog employs Google Adsense as the advertising network.
Google Advertising Cookie and Privacy Policies
The DoubleClick DART cookie is used by Google in the ads served on publisher websites displaying AdSense for content ads. When users visit an AdSense publisher’s website and either view or click on an ad, a cookie may be dropped on that end user’s browser. The data gathered from these cookies will be used to help AdSense publishers better serve and manage the ads on their site(s) and across the web.
- Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to your users based on their visit to your sites and other sites on the Internet.
suggests the following language for data collection of non-personally identifying information:
We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, click here.
You can find additional information in Appendix A of the NAI Self-Regulatory principles for publishers (PDF). Please note that the NAI may change this sample language at any time.
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Last updated: March 15th, 2010