Privacy Policy

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Disclaimer

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Privacy

At ChromebookRatings.com, the privacy of our visitors is of extreme importance to us. This privacy policy document outlines the types of information that is received and collected when you visit ChromebookRatings.com in your browser, and how it is used.

Log Files
Like other Web sites, ChromebookRatings.com makes use of data aggregated in log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information.

None of this information is linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Google Analytics

Visitors to this website who have javascript enabled are tracked using Google Analytics. Google Analytics may collect the following types of information about users:

  • Type of user agent (web browser) used, software manufacturer and version number.
  • Type of operating system.
  • Screen color and resolution settings.
  • Javascript support.
  • Flash version.
  • Network location and IP address.
  • Country, city, state, region, county, or any other geographic data.
  • Hostname.
  • Connection speed.
  • Time of visit.
  • Pages visited.
  • Time spent on each page of the website.
  • Referring site statistics.
  • The website (URL) the user came through in order to arrive at this website.
  • Search engine query used (example: typing in a phrase into a search engine like Google, and clicking on a link from that search engine)

Google Analytics data is shared with Google. For more information on Google’s Privacy Policies, visit: http://www.google.com/intl//privacypolicy.html

This data is primarily used to optimize our website for our visitors and search engines, however we will use this data for marketing purposes. An example of how this data could be used for marketing purposes would be to tell potential advertisers how many visitors we get to the website, where our visitors come from, and how they arrive at our website.

This data DOES NOT include any personal identification information such as:

  • Names
  • Phone Numbers
  • Email Addresses
  • Mailing Addresses
  • Social Security Numbers
  • Account Numbers/Credit Card Information

Cookies and Web Beacons
ChromebookRatings.com itself does not make use of cookies at the time of this writing (May 19, 2011). However, in the future cookies may be used for login sessions if a membership or online bulletin board system (BBS) is implemented.

Third-Party Advertisers
We use advertisements to support our site. Some of our advertising partners may use cookies and web beacons on our site. Chromebook Ratings is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising revenue by advertising and linking to Amazon.com. Third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to choose the advertisements and links that appear on ChromebookRatings.com. 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.

ChromebookRatings.com has no access to, nor any control over any cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

You should consult the respective privacy policies of third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices. Our privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites.

Disabling Cookies

If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites.

Questions?

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the information in this privacy policy, please contact us.

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