Personal Information We Collect
When you visit the Site, we automatically collect certain information about your device, including information about your web browser, time zone, and some of the cookies that are installed on your device. Additionally, as you browse the Site, we collect information about the individual web pages or products that you view, what websites or search terms referred you to the Site, and information about how you interact with the Site. We refer to this automatically-collected information as Device Information.
We collect Device Information using the following technologies:
- “Cookies” are data files that are placed on your device or computer and often include an anonymous unique identifier. For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.
Additionally when you supply your email or fill out a survey, we collect certain information from you, including, but not limited to, your name, email address, and phone number. We refer to this information as Intentionally Provided Information.
How Do We Use Your Personal Information?
We use the Intentionally Provided Information that we collect generally to fulfill the purpose for which it was provided. For example, Intentionally Provided Information provided in response to surveys to become a node in the Elixxir network will be used in connection with node development and your participation in the Elixxir test network.
Additionally, we use Personal Information to:
Communicate with you, and when in line with the preferences you have shared with us, provide you with information or advertising relating to our products or services.
We use the Device Information that we collect to help us screen for potential risk and fraud, and more generally to improve and optimize our Site (for example, by generating analytics about how our customers browse and interact with the Site, and to assess the success of our marketing and advertising campaigns).
We will store the Personal Information as long as it is reasonably necessary to attain the mentioned purposes and in accordance with any applicable laws. When a user’s account is terminated, all Personal Information collected through the Site will be deleted, as required by the applicable laws.
The Personal Information will be stored on a series of servers which have implemented the necessary security measures to prevent accidental or unlawful destruction, loss, alteration, unauthorized disclosure and/or access to the above-mentioned Personal Information. By submitting to us the Intentionally Provided Information you give your express consent to such transfer of Personal Information. If you are a EU resident, please note that your information might be held and/or transferred outside of Europe, including to Canada and the United States.
Sharing Your Personal Information
We share your Personal Information with third parties to help us use your Personal Information, as described above. We use Google Analytics and Hubspot to help us understand how our customers use the Site--you can read more about how Google uses your Personal Information here: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy and Hubspot here: https://legal.hubspot.com/privacy-policy
You can also opt-out of Google Analytics here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout. You can manage your personal information use by Hubspot by emailing [email protected]
Finally, we may also share your Personal Information to comply with applicable laws and regulations, to respond to a subpoena, search warrant or other lawful request for information we receive, or to otherwise protect our rights.
As described above, we might use your Personal Information to provide you with targeted advertisements or marketing communications we believe may be of interest to you. For more information about how targeted advertising works, you can visit the Network Advertising Initiative’s (“NAI”) educational page at http://www.networkadvertising.org/understanding-online-advertising/how-does-it-work.
You can opt out of targeted advertising by:
Additionally, you can opt out of some of these services by visiting the Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out portal at http://optout.aboutads.info.
Do Not Track
Please note that we do not alter our Site’s data collection and use practices when we see a Do Not Track signal from your browser.
You have the right to access personal information we hold about you and to ask that your personal information be corrected, updated, or deleted. In accordance with applicable laws, you are allowed the possibility to access, rectify, cancel and object to the processing of your personal Information simply by making a written request to [email protected] Your requests will be dealt with in a prompt and proper manner.
All collection, processing and storing of personal data is performed in accordance with the Regulations (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27th April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, known as the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”), and the Company’s processing will take place in accordance with the GDPR. You can exercise your right to complain to a data protection authority by using the contact info found here.
When you provide your email or fill out a survey through the Site, we will maintain your Intentionally Provided Information for our records unless and until you ask us to delete this information.
The Site is not intended for individuals under the age of 18.
For more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint, please contact us by e-mail at: [email protected].