1. What information do we collect?
In short: We collect personal data you give us
We collect personal data that you voluntarily give us when you express an interest in receiving information about us or our products and services, when you participate in activities on the services, or otherwise when you contact us.
Personal information that you provide
The personal information we collect depends on the context of your interactions with us and the Services, the choices you make, and the products and features you use. The personal information we collect may include the following:
- email addresses
We do not process sensitive information.
Information collected automatically
Some information - such as your IP address and/or browser and device characteristics - is collected automatically when you visit our Services. We automatically collect certain information when you visit, use or navigate the Services. This information does not reveal your specific identity (such as your name or contact information), but may include device and usage information, such as your IP address, browser and device characteristics, operating system, language preferences, referring URLs, device name, country, location , information about how and when you use our services, and other technical information. This information is primarily necessary to maintain the security and operation of our services, and for our internal analysis tools and reporting purposes. Like many companies, we also collect information through cookies and similar technologies.
The information we collect includes:
- Log and usage data
Log and usage data is service-related, diagnostic, usage and performance information that our servers automatically collect when you access or use our services, and that we record in log files. Depending on how you interact with us, this log data may include your IP address, device information, browser type, settings, and information about your activity in the Services (such as the timestamps associated with your use, viewing of pages and files, searches, and other actions you perform, such as what functions you use), device event information (such as system activity, error reports (sometimes called "crash dumps") and hardware settings).
We collect device data such as information about the computer, phone, tablet or other device you use to access the Services. Depending on the device used, this device data may include information such as the IP address (or proxy), device and application identification numbers, location, browser type, hardware model, internet service provider and/or mobile operator, operating system and system configuration information.
2. How do we process your information?
In short: We process your information to provide, improve and administer our services, communicate with you, for security and fraud prevention and to comply with the law. We may also process your information for other purposes with your consent.
We process personal information for various reasons, depending on how you interact with our services, including: To request feedback. We may process your information when it is necessary to request feedback and contact you about the use of our services. To protect our services. We may process your information as part of our measures to keep our services safe and secure, including fraud monitoring and prevention. To identify usage patterns. We may process information about how you use our services to better understand how they are used, so that we can improve them. To assess the effectiveness of our marketing and promotional campaigns. We may process your information to better understand how to offer marketing and promotional campaigns that are most relevant to you. To save or protect an individual's vital interests. We may process your information when it is necessary to save or protect an individual's vital interests, which may prevent harm.
3. What legal basis do we use to process your information?
In short: We only process your personal information when we believe it is necessary and we have a valid legal basis for doing so in accordance with applicable law, for example with your consent, to comply with laws, to provide you with services, to enter into or fulfill our contractual obligations, to protect your rights, or to fulfill our legitimate business interests.
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the UK GDPR require us to explain the valid legal grounds on which we rely to process your personal information. Therefore, we can rely on the following legal basis for processing your personal information:
We may process your information if you have given us permission (ie consent) to use your personal information for a specific purpose. You can revoke your consent at any time.
We may process your information when we believe it is reasonably necessary to achieve our legitimate business interests, and these interests do not outweigh your interests and fundamental rights and freedoms. For example, we may process your personal information for some of the purposes described in order to: Analyze how our services are used so that we can improve them to engage and retain users
Support our marketing activities
Diagnose problems and/or prevent fraud
Understand how our users use our products and services so that we can improve the user experience
We may process your information where we believe it is necessary to comply with our legal obligations, for example to cooperate with an investigative authority or regulatory body, exercise or defend our legal rights, or disclose your information as evidence in a dispute in which we are involved.
We may process your information where we believe it is necessary to protect your important interests or the important interests of a third party, such as in situations where there are possible threats to the safety of an individual.
4. When and with whom do we share your personal information?
In brief: We may share information in specific situations as described in this section and/or with the following categories of third parties.
Suppliers, consultants and other third party service providers. We may share your data with third party suppliers, service providers, contractors or agents ('Third Parties') who perform services for us or on our behalf and who need access to such information to do that work. We have agreements in place with our third parties, which are designed to help protect your personal information. This means that they cannot do anything with your personal information unless we instruct them to do so. They also will not share your personal information with anyone other than us. They also undertake to protect the data they hold on our behalf and to keep it for the period we instruct. The categories of third parties we may share personal information with are the following: - Data analysis services
5. Policy on cookies and other tracking technologies
Your consent applies to the following websites: techpros.no
These guidelines for cookies were updated on 01.12.2023
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small file that is stored on your computer, tablet or smartphone. A cookie is not a program that contains harmful processes or viruses.
How long are cookies stored?
How long a cookie is stored on the device and in the browsers varies. The lifetime of a cookie is calculated based on the last visit you had to the website. When the lifetime of a cookie is over, it is automatically deleted. The lifespan of all the cookies we use is specified in the document Guidelines for cookies.
Reject or delete cookies
You can reject all cookies and/or cookies from third parties entirely by changing the settings in the browser on your computer, tablet or smartphone. The location of these settings depends on which browser you use. But you must be aware that if you reject all and/or third-party cookies, there will be functions and services that you can no longer use on the websites (since these are dependent on cookies).
How can I delete cookies?
It is easy to delete cookies that you have previously accepted. The deletion process depends on which browser you use (Chrome, Firefox, Safari, etc.), and the device you use (smartphone, tablet, Windows PC, Mac). You can normally find it under Settings - Security and privacy - but it varies from browser to browser.
Change your consent
You can change your consent by either deleting the cookies from your browser, or changing your original choice. Remember: If you use several browsers, you must delete the cookies from all of them.
Do you have any questions?
If you have comments or questions related to the information and/or processing of personal data, you can contact us via email@example.com.
6. For how long do we store your information?
7. How do we secure your information?
In short: We want to protect your personal information through a system of organizational and technical security measures.
We have implemented appropriate and reasonable technical and organizational security measures to protect the security of the personal information we process. However, even with our security measures and efforts to secure your information, no electronic transmission over the Internet or storage information technology can be guaranteed to be 100% secure, so we cannot promise or guarantee that hackers, cybercriminals or other unauthorized third parties will not be able to break through our security and unlawfully collect, access, steal or alter your information. Although we will do our best to protect your personal information, the transfer of personal information to and from our services is at your own risk. You should only access the Services within a secure environment.
8. What privacy rights do you have?
In short: In some regions, such as the EEA and Great Britain, you have rights that give you greater access to and control over personal information. You can have your data deleted at any time.
In some regions (such as the EEA and the UK) you have certain rights under applicable privacy legislation. This may include the right (i) to request access to and obtain a copy of personal information, (ii) to request correction or deletion; (iii) to limit the processing of personal information; and (iv) if possible, for data portability.
In certain cases, you may also have the right to object to the processing of personal information. You can make such a request by contacting us via firstname.lastname@example.org. We will assess and take a decision on any request in accordance with applicable privacy legislation. If you are located in the EEA or Great Britain and believe that we are processing personal information unlawfully, you also have the right to complain to your local data supervisory authority.
Withdrawal of consent:
If we rely on your consent to process personal information, you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time. You can withdraw your consent at any time by contacting us via email@example.com. Please note, however, that this will not affect the legality of the processing prior to the withdrawal, nor will it affect the processing of personal information carried out on the basis of lawful processing grounds other than consent.
Cookies and similar technologies:
Most browsers are set to accept cookies by default. If you prefer, you can usually choose to set your browser to remove cookies and reject cookies. If you choose to remove cookies or reject cookies, this may affect certain features or services.
If you have questions or comments about your privacy rights, you can send us an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
9. Security check for features that should not be tracked
10. Are we updating this statement?
In short: Yes, we will update this statement as necessary to remain in line with relevant laws.
11. How can you contact us about this statement?
If you have questions or comments about this message, you can send us an e-mail at email@example.com or by post to:
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12. How can you review, update or delete the data we collect from you?
Based on the applicable laws in your country, you may have the right to request access to the personal information we collect from you, change this information or delete it.
To request to review, update or delete your personal information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org