Like most website operators, FillGap News 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. Fillgap News purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Fillgap News visitors use its website. From time to time, Fillgap News may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g. by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Fillgap News also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. Fillgap News does not use such information to identify its visitors, and does not disclose such information, other than under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information, as described below.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Fillgap News websites choose to interact with Fillgap News in ways that require Fillgap News to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Fillgap News gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for Fillgap News to provide a username and email address.
In each case, Fillgap News collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Fillgap News. Fillgap News does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Fillgap News may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. For instance, Fillgap News may monitor the most popular collections on Fillgap.News. Fillgap News may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Fillgap News does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Fillgap News discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Fillgap News behalf or to provide services available at Fillgap News websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others.
Some of those employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Fillgap News websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. In addition, in some cases we may choose to buy or sell assets. In these types of transactions, user information is typically one of the business assets that is transferred.
Moreover, if Fillgap News or substantially all of its assets were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Fillgap News goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that are transferred or acquired by a third party.
You acknowledge that such transfers may occur and that any acquirer of Fillgap News may continue to use your personal and non-personal information only as set forth in this policy. Otherwise, Fillgap News will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone.
Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Fillgap News discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only when required to do so by law, or when Fillgap News believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Fillgap News, third parties or the public at large.
If you are a registered user of a Fillgap News website and have supplied your email address, Fillgap News 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 Fillgap News and its products.
If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), 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. Fillgap News takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
Ads appearing on any Fillgap News websites 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 information about you or others who use your computer.
Links to Third Party Sites
Any information you provide to, or that is collected by, third-party sites may be subject to the privacy policies of those sites if any. We encourage you to read such privacy policies of any third-party sites you visit.
It is the sole responsibility of such third parties to adhere to any applicable restrictions on the disclosure of your personally-identifying information, and Fillgap News and its affiliates shall not be liable for wrongful use or disclosure of your personally-identifying information by any third party.
All non-personally-identifying information, potentially personally-identifying and personally identifying-information described above is stored on restricted database servers.
If we ever send you information by email concerning new products, services or information that you did not expressly request, we will provide you with an email address by which you may request no further notices.
Address Book Data
Any external address book data (email contacts, etc.) that a user voluntarily gives Fillgap News access to will only be used for the described feature (looking up friends, etc.), and will not be stored or repurposed.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.