Privacy Policy

Last updated: Jan 16, 2020.

At Techlurn.org, accessible from https://techlurn.org, one of our main priorities is the privacy of our visitors. This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of Personal Information recorded by Techlurn.org and how we use it. We will not use or share your information with anyone except as described in this Privacy Policy.

If you have additional questions or require more information about our Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to contact us.

This Privacy Policy applies only to our online activities and is valid for visitors to our website with regards to the information that they shared and/or collect in Techlurn.org. This policy is not applicable to any information collected offline or via channels other than this website.

Consent

By using our website, you hereby consent to our Privacy Policy and agree to its terms.

Information We Collect

The personal information that you are asked to provide, and the reasons why you are asked to provide it, will be made clear to you at the point we ask you to provide your personal information.

While using our Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally, identifiable information may include but is not limited to, your email address, name (“Personal Information”).

If you contact us directly, we may receive additional information about you such as your name, email address, phone number, the contents of the message and/or attachments you may send us, and any other information you may choose to provide.

How We Use Your Information

We use the information we collect in various ways, including to:

  • To provide, operate, and maintain our website
  • To improve, personalize, and expand our website
  • To understand and analyze how you use our website
  • To communicate/send you emails
  • To find and prevent spam and fraud

Log Data:

Techlurn.org follows a standard procedure of using log files. These files log visitors when they visit websites. All hosting companies do this and a part of hosting services’ analytics. The information collected by log files include internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date and time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. These are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable. The purpose of the information is for analyzing trends, administering the site, tracking users’ movement on the website, and gathering demographic information.

In addition, we may use third-party services such as Google Analytics that collect, monitor, and analyze this type of information in order to increase our service’s functionality. These third-party service providers have their own privacy policies addressing how they use such information.

Cookies and Web Beacons

Techlurn.org does not use cookies and web beacons.

Google’s DoubleClick DART cookie

  • Google, as a third-party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on www.techlurn.org.
  • Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to users based on their visit to www.techlurn.org and other sites on the Internet.
  • Users may opt-out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following URL – http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html

Advertising Partners Privacy Policies

Some of our advertising partners may use cookies and web beacons on our site. Our advertising partners include…

  • Google Adsense.
  • Amazon

These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to the advertisements and links that appear on www.techlurn.org send directly to your browsers. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies (such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons) may also be used by the third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and/or to personalize the advertising content that you see.

Techlurn’s privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or websites. Techlurn has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad services or ad networks for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices.

Links to Other Sites

This Site may from time to time contain links to third-party sites.

We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content or practices of any third-party sites or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

We recommend that you review the privacy policy and terms and conditions of those third-party sites. Once you leave our Site, you are no longer governed by our Terms of Use.

Embedded Content from Other Sites

Content on this Site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.).

Embedded content from other sites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These sites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that site.

CCPA Privacy Rights (Do Not Sell My Personal Information)

Under the CCPA, among other rights, California consumers have the right to:

Request that a business that collects a consumer’s personal data disclose the categories and specific pieces of personal data that a business has collected about consumers.

Request that a business delete any personal data about the consumer that a business has collected.

Request that a business that sells a consumer’s personal data, not sell the consumer’s personal data.

If you make a request, we have one month to respond to you. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact us.

GDPR Data Protection Rights

We would like to make sure you are fully aware of all of your data protection rights. Every user is entitled to the following:

The right to access – You have the right to request copies of your personal data. We may charge you a small fee for this service.

The right to rectification – You have the right to request that we correct any information you believe is inaccurate. You also have the right to request that we complete the information you believe is incomplete.

The right to erasure – You have the right to request that we erase your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to restrict processing – You have the right to request that we restrict the processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to object to processing – You have the right to object to our processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to data portability – You have the right to request that we transfer the data that we have collected to another organization, or directly to you, under certain conditions.

If you make a request, we have one month to respond to you. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact us.

Children’s Information

Another part of our priority is adding protection for children while using the internet. We encourage parents and guardians to observe, participate in, and/or monitor and guide their online activity.

Techlurn.org does not knowingly collect any Personal Identifiable Information from children under the age of 13. If you think that your child provided this kind of information on our website, we strongly encourage you to contact us immediately and we will do our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.

User Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

We reserve the right to remove any comment that we determine to be unlawful, inappropriate, offensive or otherwise objectionable or in violation of intellectual property laws or these Terms.

Affiliate Disclosures

We may have a financial relationship with some of the merchants I/we mention.

From time to time, I/our blog posts and pages may contain affiliate links, which means I/we may get compensated/earn a commission at no extra cost to you if the affiliate links are utilized to make a purchase.

Our editorial content, including the advice we provide for educational purposes, the reviews and opinion I/we express on products, services and merchants is not influenced in any way by advertisers or affiliate partnerships and the integrity of my/our content is in no way compromised by such financial relationships.

We only affiliate with products, services, and merchants that we believe will provide value to my/our readers. We only endorse products, services and merchants that I/we have personally used/tested and consider of the highest quality standard.

It remains solely your personal responsibility to conduct your own investigation to determine whether to purchase an affiliate product or service.

You will not rely on any recommendation, reference, or information provided by me/us and I/we cannot be held liable or responsible for any damages resulting from your purchase.

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for me/us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.

We are also a participant in Target Affiliate Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to <Target>.com.

Changes To This Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to update or change our Privacy Policy at any time and you should check this Privacy Policy periodically. Your continued use of our Site after we post any modifications to the Privacy Policy on this page will constitute your acknowledgment of the modifications and your consent to abide and be bound by the modified Privacy Policy.

Contact Information

At any time, please contact us about our privacy policy & affiliate disclosures.

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Affiliate disclosure:

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

Our editorial content, including the opinion we express on products and services, are not influenced in any way by advertisers or affiliate partnerships. Read our full affiliate disclosure here.