Video Age Global Privacy Practices EU — U.S. Privacy Shield & the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”):
Information that we collect will be stored and processed in the United States in accordance with this Privacy Statement. However, we understand that we have users from different countries and regions with different privacy expectations, and we try to meet those needs. To this end Video Age participates in and has certified its compliance with the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework and, as a Data Controller, complies with the GDPR. GDPR provides EU residents with certain rights to their data and questions should be sent to [email protected]. For purposes of Article 14(2) of the GDPR, Video Age relies on the following lawful basis for processing Personal Data: consent, compliance with law and legitimate interest.
Uploading and posting information on the Site:
If your comment or message contains personally identifiable information and is posted by you in a page that is accessible to the public, third parties may make note of the information and you may receive unsolicited messages from other parties as a result. Any content or information you upload that is visible to third parties may be read, collected, and used by others who access them. Our blog is managed by a third party application, and does not require you to register to post a comment to a post. Commenting is moderated by Video Age blog administrators and is subject to approval before appearing on the site. You will need to contact Video Age if you want the personal information that was posted to the comments section removed.
What information do we collect? Information provided by you:
You may provide us with certain personally identifiable information when you:
- request customer support or send us any other communication;
- sign up for newsletters;
- order products or gift certificates;
- enter sweepstakes or contests;
- sign up for, or redeem, special offers;
- respond to surveys; and
- use our Email-to-a-Friend or Refer-A-Friend features.
Such information may include your name, email address, billing address, shipping address, and credit card number. You may also provide us with information about other people, such as their email addresses, if you email a product to a friend or refer a friend to the Site or our promotions.
We may work with other companies who place cookies or web beacons on our Site. We do not have access or control over these cookies. These companies help operate our websites and provide you with additional products and services. They are subject to confidentiality agreements with Video Age and other legal restrictions. Video Age does not permit any of these companies to collect personally identifiable information using cookies or web beacons on our websites. Certain functionalities related to the provision of additional products and services require marketers to share website usage information about visitors to the Site, who have received a targeted promotional campaign, with a reputable third-party advertising company for the purpose of targeting future campaigns and upgrading visitor information used in reporting statistics. To this end, Video Age’ third-party advertising company makes a note of some of the pages you visit on the Site through the use of pixel tags. If you wish to not have this information used for the purpose of serving you targeted ads, you may opt-out by clicking here. Please note this does not opt you out of being served advertising. You will continue to receive generic ads.
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Google Analytics stores IP address anonymously on its servers in the US, and neither Videoageinternational or Google associate your IP address with any personally identifiable information.
These cookies enable Google to determine whether you are a return visitor to the site, and to track the pages that you visit during your session.
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We use Google Analytics as a third party tracking service, but we don’t use it to track you individually or collect your personally identifiable information. We use Google Analytics to collect information about how our website performs and how our users, in general, navigate through and use Video Age Website. This helps us evaluate our users’ use of Video Age Website; compile statistical reports on activity; and improve our content and website performance.
Google Analytics gathers certain simple, non-personally identifying information over time, such as your IP address, browser type, internet service provider, referring and exit pages, timestamp, and similar data about your use of Video Age Website. We do not link this information to any of your personal information such as your user name.
Video Age will not, nor will we allow any third party to, use the Google Analytics tool to track our users individually; collect any User Personal Information other than IP address; or correlate your IP address with your identity. Google provides further information about its own privacy practices and offers a browser add-on to opt out of Google Analytics tracking.
Certain pages on our site may set other third party cookies. For example, we may embed content, such as videos, from another site that sets a cookie. While we try to minimize these third party cookies, we can’t always control what cookies this third party content sets.
Information collected by Web Beacons and Log Files:
Video Age collects certain non-personally identifiable information through the use of web beacons and log files. Such information may include your IP address, browser type, Site usage, and whether you opened emails you received from us.
How do Video Age secures your information?
We work very hard to protect your privacy, but we do not promise, and you should not expect, that your personally identifiable information or private communications will always remain private. While we use industry-standard precautions to safeguard your personally identifiable information, no method of transmission, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. If you have any questions about security on our Site, you can contact us at [email protected].
How does Video Age use your information?
We use the personally identifiable information you provide to:
- provide the features and functionality of the Site;
- fulfill your requests for our products and services;
- send you information about our products and services;
- for our internal business purposes, such as data analysis, audits and so forth;
- help us create content that is most relevant to you; and provide notices about the results of contest, and other promotions.
We may share personally identifiable information with a limited number of third-party vendors who process it on our behalf to provide or improve our service. Our vendors perform services such as payment processing, customer support ticketing, network data transmission, and other similar services. When we transfer your data to our vendors under Privacy Shield, we remain responsible for it.
We use your email address to communicate with you about your account and to send you certain notification emails.
We use non-personally identifiable information to monitor the use and performance of the Site so that we can learn more about how people use the Site which helps us improve our products and services and significantly enhance your experience on our Site.
Does Video Age disclose the information it collects to outside parties?
- If you sign up for a promotion (e.g., a contest or sweepstakes offer) or enroll in a service we offer in partnership with a third party, we may provide information (such as your name, email address, and account activity) to such third parties.
- Video Age may also release information (including your name, addresses, telephone number, and account activity) when we, in our sole discretion believe that such release is necessary or appropriate to:
- comply with law;
- comply with subpoenas, warrants, court orders, government investigations, or other legal process;
- enforce or apply the terms of any of our user or license agreements;
- investigate or respond to allegations of fraud, intellectual property infringement, or other unlawful activity
- investigate fraud or similar claims;
- protect the rights, property or safety of Video Age, our users, or others.
- protect our operations; or
- permit us to pursue available remedies or limit the damages that we may sustain.
In the event that Video Age is acquired by or merges with another company, Video Age reserves the right to transfer, in connection with such acquisition or merger, all information we have collected from our users. You will be notified via email and/or a prominent notice on our Site of any change in ownership or uses of your personally identifiable information, as well as any choices you may have regarding your personally identifiable information.
Video Age may disclose non-personally-identifiable information to third parties in aggregate form or to potential business partners and investors.
Video Age will obtain assurances from its agents that they will only process the data for the limited and specified purposes consistent with the consent provided by the individual and will safeguard personal information consistently with this Policy. The assurance may include: a contract binding the agent to provide at least the same level of protection as is required by the relevant Privacy Shield Principles, being subject to EU Directive 95/46/EC (the EU Data Protection Directive), or Privacy Shield certification by the agent.
Video Age may use third party service providers to place ads on our behalf across the internet and sometimes on the Site. They may collect anonymous information about your visits to our Site, and your interaction with our products and services. They may also use information about your visits to this and other websites to target advertisements for goods and services. This anonymous information is collected through the use of a web beacon, which is industry standard technology used by most major sites. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this anonymous information about you used by our third party service providers, please contact us at [email protected].
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If you have any inquiries regarding our partner’s privacy practices or how they use your personal information, please contact us directly at [email protected].
Social Media Features and Widgets:
What about children’s privacy?
Children under the age of 13 may not use the Site.
Changing, deleting, or updating my information:
Most of your account information can be changed in the “Edit Profile” section of the Site. If you have any questions about what information is stored or would like to obtain a copy of such information, please contact us at [email protected]. After receiving proof of your identity, we will provide the information to you, and you may request that we delete or change any or all of the information. We will respond to your request to access within thirty (30) days of receipt. We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
Changes to our Privacy Statement: