Privacy Policy

Welcome to the Privacy Policy of Smarthink. The privacy of our website visitors is very important to us, and we are committed to safeguarding it. This policy explains what we will do with your personal information.

1. Types of Personal Information That Might Be Collected

When you visit our Website, the following types of *Personally Identifiable Information (as such term is explained at the end of this Section) about you may be collected:

your IP address;your operating system and browser software used to access our Website;other information, as will be explained in Section 4 (With Whom We Share Information) below;
andin the event you contact us by email, we may keep a record of that correspondence; such record may include, apart from your email address, the Personally Identifiable Information that you will include in the communication.

Such data are collected by Our Partners (as such term is explained in Section 4).

If you wish to register on our Website in order to receive our subscription-based services, we will ask you to provide the following data:

your email address;your gender;
andyour date of birth.

In addition, when subscribing for any of the services offered on our Website you will be requested to identify your display name and choose your profile image which may be an avatar or a photo. The display name is what will be displayed next to your comments on our Website. We strongly encourage you not to use your real-life name and/or surname as your display name.

We never share with third parties any of the data supplied by you as part of subscription-based services/registration.

2. Ways Personal Information Might Be Used

Use of Personal Data by Us. We collect and use your Personally Identifiable Information for the following legitimate business purposes:

to carry out general data analysis and to administer our Website and affiliated sites;to generate statistics and measure web traffic and popularity of specific areas of our Website;to identify usage trends and expand our business activities;to build higher quality and develop more useful services by performing statistical analyses of the collective characteristics and behavior of our usersto improve or modify our Website, develop new services and functionality;to comply with applicable legal requirements, legal process and relevant industry standards, and satisfy requests by governmental and supervisory authorities;
andto identify and prevent fraud.

Additionally, if you choose to register on our Website in order to receive our subscription-based services, your Personally Identifiable Information will be used in order to communicate with you.

If, at any time, you decide to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, detailed unsubscribe instructions will be displayed at the bottom of each email.

Use of Personal Data by Our Partners. Our Partners (as such term is explained in Section 4, With Whom We Share Information) may be collecting and using your Personally Identifiable Information to tailor the content that advertisers display to you, including building relevant data segments based on what you click and view and when or how many times you have viewed it; for these purposes, they use the information collected by technologies, such as pixel tags or cookies, to improve the services provided by third-party advertising companies, which include Google.