- Website Visitors
Like most website operators, Something Useful, Inc. collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Something Useful, Inc.’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Something Useful, Inc.’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Something Useful, Inc. may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Something Useful, Inc. also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on http://someoneuseful.com blog posts. Something Useful, Inc. only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.
- Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Something Useful, Inc.’s websites choose to interact with Something Useful, Inc. in ways that require Something Useful, Inc. to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Something Useful, Inc. gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for a blog at http://someoneuseful.com to provide a username and email address.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
- Links To External Sites
We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites, products or services.
- Aggregated Statistics
Something Useful, Inc. may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. Something Useful, Inc. may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Something Useful, Inc. does not disclose your personally-identifying information.
- Affiliate Disclosure
This site uses affiliate links and does earn a commission from certain links. This does not affect your purchases or the price you may pay. If there are any discrepancies, they can contact directly from the purchasing company.
GDPR -We use the information that we collect to operate and maintain our at someoneuseful to respond to your questions and concerns. The legal basis is the protection of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
In compliance with the Privacy Shield Principles, Someoneuseful.com commits to resolve complaints about our collection or use of your personal information. EU individuals with inquiries or complaints regarding our Privacy Shield policy should first contact Something Useful, Inc.
Something Useful, Inc. further committed to cooperate with the panel established by the EU data protection authorities (DPAs) with regard to unresolved Privacy Shield complaints concerning human resources data transferred from the EU in the context of the employment relationship.
In any matters relating to the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework, Something Useful, Inc. is subject to the investigatory and enforcement powers of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).
Under certain conditions, more fully described on the Privacy Shield website at https://www.privacyshield.gov/article?id=How-to-Submit-a-Complaint, you may invoke binding arbitration when other dispute resolution procedures have been exhausted.
Something Useful, Inc. shall comply with the Privacy Shield Principles for all onward transfers of personal data from the EU, including the onward transfer liability provisions.
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- Credit & Contact Information