Your privacy is very important to us at UKTechHub.com we have a few fundamental principles that we follow: § We don’t ask you for personal information unless we truly need it. § We don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, or protect our rights. § We don’t store personal information on our servers unless required for the on-going operation of our site.
UKTechHub.com collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. UKTechHub.com purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how visitors use its website.
UKTechHub.com also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on our forums. UKTechHub.com only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that forum commenter IP addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to UKTechHub.com website choose to interact with UKTechHub.com in ways that require UKTechHub.com to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that UKTechHub.com gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask Forum members who comment on our forum to provide a username and email address. Those who wish to receive UKTechHub.com updates via email, we collect their emails. In each case, UKTechHub.com collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with UKTechHub.com. we do not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below, users can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
UKTechHub.com may collect statistics about the behaviour of visitors/members to its websites. For instance, UKTechHub.com may monitor its most popular pages on the various ranking tools site or use spam screened by the Akismet service (for example) to help identify spam. UKTechHub.com may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, UKTechHub.com does not disclose personally-identifying information.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
UKTechHub.com only discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to UKTechHub.com administrators and hosting company.
UKTechHub.com will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. UKTechHub.com will discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when UKTechHub.com believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of UKTechHub.com, third parties or the public at large.
If you are a registered user of an UKTechHub.com website and have supplied your email address, UKTechHub.com may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with UKTechHub.com. We primarily use our registered domain/portal www. UKTechHub.com to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email) we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. UKTechHub.com takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If UKTechHub.com, or substantially all of its assets were acquired, or in the unlikely event that UKTechHub.com goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by such a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers (highly unlikely) may occur, and that any acquirer of UKTechHub.com may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.
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Comments and other content submitted to Akismet anti-spam service (or similar) are not saved on our servers unless they were marked as false positives, in which case we store them long enough to use them to improve the service to avoid future false positives.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
If you decide to remove you account from this site, this is achieved by accessing your Profile and selecting Delete Profile, the Account will be deleted, content posted will remain and Profile name will be anonymised, You can also request that we erase any personal (posted content) data we hold about you, This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
GDPR – Data Protection Notice (your reference)
People have the right to be forgotten, unless the information is business critical You must have informed consent rather than assumed consent, you can’t use an email address for marketing if it was sent to you asking a question etc. Data can only be made available to those who need it.
Information We Obtain From Facebook Authentication (added 20/05/2020)
UKTechHub.com will collect information about you when you elect to register via the Facebook. ‘Continue with Me’ login service.
The categories of information we receive from these sources include:
- Facebook registered email address,
- Facebook Access Token (API).
- Facebook Profile Picture / Avatar
- Facebook First or Last names (used to auto-create Forum uusername and can be changed after registration)’
These information profile sources are ported into the Forums user registration system (encrypted) and data is treated the same as all other personnel user data forms at UKTechHub.com.