Privacy Policy for HackerMinded

At HackerMinded, accessible from https://www.hackerminded.com, one of our main priorities is the privacy of our visitors. This Privacy Policy document contains types of information that is collected and recorded by HackerMinded and how we use it.

If you have additional questions or require more information about our Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to contact us through email at contact@hackerminded.com

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
We are a Data Controller of your information.

HackerMinded legal basis for collecting and using the personal information described in this Privacy Policy depends on the Personal Information we collect and the specific context in which we collect the information:

  • HackerMinded needs to perform a contract with you

  • You have given HackerMinded permission to do so

  • Processing your personal information is in HackerMinded legitimate interests

  • HackerMinded needs to comply with the law

HackerMinded will retain your personal information only for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy. We will retain and use your information to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our policies.

If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA), you have certain data protection rights. If you wish to be informed what Personal Information we hold about you and if you want it to be removed from our systems, please contact us.

In certain circumstances, you have the following data protection rights:

  • The right to access, update or to delete the information we have on you.

  • The right of rectification.

  • The right to object.

  • The right of restriction.

  • The right to data portability.

  • The right to withdraw consent.

Log Files
HackerMinded 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 includes 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.

Electronic newsletters
If User decides to opt-in to our mailing list, they will receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, etc. We may use third-party service providers to help us operate our business and the Site or administer activities on our behalfs, such as sending out newsletters or surveys. We may share your information with these third parties for those limited purposes provided that you have given us your permission.

Cookies and Web Beacons
Like any other website, HackerMinded uses 'cookies'. These cookies are used to store information including visitors' preferences, and the pages on the website that the visitor accessed or visited. The information is used to optimize the users' experience by customizing our web page content based on visitors' browser type and/or other information.

Google DoubleClick DART Cookie
Google is one of a third-party vendor on our site. It also uses cookies, known as DART cookies, to serve ads to our site visitors based upon their visit to www.hackerminded.com and other sites on the internet. However, visitors may choose to decline the use of DART cookies by visiting the Google ad and content network Privacy Policy at the following URL – https://policies.google.com/technologies/ads

Google Analytics
This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solutions on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.

For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.
https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/

Opting-out of Google Analytics:
You may opt-out of Google Analytics by installing the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on.
https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/

Social media buttons
We use some social media buttons to allow you to share pages and content of our website on social networks such as Facebook and Twitter. These buttons work through a code owned by the respective social network company. This code will place a cookie on your hard drive. We have no control over this code or cookie and thus refer you to their privacy policies (which change frequently).

Link to Privacy Policy
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/privacy?lang=en

AddThis
We use the bookmark service AddThis, to allow you to share pages and content of our website on social media. This plugin places cookies so that you can correctly view how many times a page has been shared. For more information, please visit AddThis privacy policy.
http://www.addthis.com/privacy/privacy-policy/

Please follow the link below if you want to opt out. http://www.addthis.com/privacy/opt-out/

YouTube
We use YouTube embedded videos on our website and this will place a cookie on your device. We have no control over this cookie and thus refer you to their privacy policy (which change frequently).

Link to Privacy Policy
https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en

Push Notifications
When you visit our website, you might receive a pop-up asking for your permission to send you push notifications on your device. In case you choose not to agree, you can continue using our website. If you choose to agree to receive push notifications on your device, you can later opt-out of the notifications by searching for “Notifications” in your web browser’s “Settings” section. For more information, please visit OneSignal privacy policy.
https://onesignal.com/privacy_policy

Email newsletters
We run a mailing list by SendInBlue. If you subscribe to this mailing list and receive an email from ourselves, the way you interact with the email (whether opening the email or clicking any links within the email) will be recorded and presented to us as performance and analytics data. For more information, please visit SendInBlue privacy policy.
https://www.sendinblue.com/legal/privacypolicy/

Our Advertising Partners
Some of the advertisers on our site may use cookies and web beacons. Our advertising partners are listed below. Each of our advertising partners has their own Privacy Policy for their policies on user data. For easier access, we hyperlinked to their Privacy Policies below.

Privacy Policies
You may consult this list to find the Privacy Policy for each of the advertising partners of HackerMinded.

Third-party ad servers or ad networks use technologies like cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons that are used in their respective advertisements and links that appear on HackerMinded, which are sent directly to users' browser. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. These technologies are used to measure the effectiveness of their advertising campaigns and/or to personalize the advertising content that you see on websites that you visit.

Note that HackerMinded has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

Third Party Privacy Policies
HackerMinded's Privacy Policy does not apply to other advertisers or websites. Thus, we are advising you to consult the respective Privacy Policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information. It may include their practices and instructions about how to opt-out of certain options. You may find a complete list of these Privacy Policies and their links here: Privacy Policy Links.

Disabling Cookies
You can choose to disable cookies through your individual browser options. To know more detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers, it can be found at the browsers' respective websites. What Are Cookies?

You can also opt out of tracking by many companies using cookies via the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out website at www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp

Links to Other Sites
Our Service may contain links to other sites. If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that site. Note that these external sites are not operated by us. Therefore, we strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of these websites. We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites or services.

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.

HackerMinded 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.

Online Privacy Policy Only
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 HackerMinded. 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.

Update
This document was last updated on September 22, 2018.
Should we update, amend or make any changes to this document, those changes will be prominently posted here.

Credit: This Privacy/Cookies Policy was created with the help of the GDPR Cookies Policy Generator and GDPR Privacy Policy Generator.