pixTR.org's Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which pixTR.org collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users (each, a "User") of the pixTR.org website ("Site"). This privacy policy applies to the Site and all products and services offered by pixTR.org.

Personal identification information

We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our site, register on the site, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, email address. Users may, however, visit our Site anonymously. We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personally identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities.

Non-personal identification information

We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Site. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to our Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information. Our site uses Google Analytics as a web analytics tool that helps us understand how visitors engage with our website. Google Analytics customers can view a variety of reports about how visitors interact with their website so that they can improve it. Like many services, Google Analytics uses first-party cookies to track visitor interactions as in our case, where they are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We then use the information to compile reports and to help us improve our site. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. These cookies are used to store information, such as the time that the current visit occurred, whether the visitor has been to the site before and what site referred the visitor to the web page. Google Analytics collects information anonymously. It reports website trends without identifying individual visitors. You can opt out of Google Analytics without affecting how you visit our site – for more information on opting out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites you use, visit this Google page - https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

Advertising

Ads appearing on our site may be delivered to Users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile non personal identification information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to the advertisements and links that appear on our Site send directly to your browsers. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies ( such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons ) may also be used by the third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and / or to personalize the advertising content that you see. Our Site has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers. You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices.

If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers' respective websites.

Google Adsense

Some of the ads may be served by Google. Google's use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to Users based on their visit to our Site and other sites on the Internet. DART uses "non personally identifiable information" and does NOT track personal information about you, such as your name, email address, physical address, etc. You may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at - http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html.

Shareaholic

Our Site uses the Shareaholic service to allow visitors to bookmark and share content on a variety of social media sites. Visitors who use the Shareaholic service to share content do not need to register or provide any personal information. The Shareaholic service providers collect non-personal data, including the aggregate and summary statistics on browsers and usage patterns. Shareaholic also uses non-personal data to manage the service efficiently and diagnose server problems. The Shareaholic Privacy policy is available at - www.shareaholic.com/privacy.

Bit.ly

Our Site provides bit.ly to shorten long URLs for use in e-mail messages, direct link, forums, Twitter feeds and on Facebook pages. Bit.ly collects information about accesses (such as clicks) of every shortened URL created through the Services. This information includes, but is not limited to: the IP address and physical location of the devices accessing the shortened URL, the referring websites or services, the time and date of each access and information about sharing of the shortened URL on Third Party Services such as Twitter and Facebook. These metrics and analytics are used by Bit.ly and its partners to improve their websites and services by, for example, providing value-added features. Bit.ly analytics do not provide any personally identifiable information about the visitors who opened the shortened links. The Bit.ly Privacy policy is available at - http://bit.ly/pages/privacy

How we protect your information

We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our Site.

Sharing your personal information

We do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal identification information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers for the purposes outlined above.

Changes to this privacy policy

Our Site has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time. When we do, we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page. We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

Your acceptance of these terms

By using our Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of our Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

Contacting us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings our site, please contact us.

This document was last updated on Apr 03, 2015