Last Updated: May 25, 2018
Blockcoin Today operates https://blockcointoday.com (the “Site”). This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information we receive from users of the Site.
By using the Site, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.
Information Collection, Use, and Sharing
While using our Site, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to your name and email address (“Personal Information”). We may share this Personal Information with our affiliated entities or our service providers, including IT service providers, commercial email providers, and security consultants, so that they may provide services to us or on our behalf.
Like many site operators, we collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Site (“Log Data”).
This Log Data bay include information such as your computer’s IP address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Site that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, and other statistics.
In addition, we may use third party services such as Google Analytics to collect, monitor and analyze this data.
We may use your Personal Information (i.e. email address) to contact you with news, marketing, updates and other relevant business or industry information that pertains to the content on our Site.
We will not sell or rent this information to any third parties.
Residents of the European Economic Area
If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (“EEA”), you have certain rights and protections under the law regarding the processing of your personal data.
Legal Basis for Processing
If you are a resident of the EEA, when we process your personal data we will only do so in the following situations:
- We need to use your personal data to perform our responsibilities under our contract with you (e.g., providing the services you have requested) including the sending of emails to you containing information about our products and services, our affiliated or partner entities or about blockchain technology or other industry or business news.
- We have a legitimate interest in processing your personal data. For example, we may process your personal data to send you marketing communications, to communicate with you about changes to our Services, and to provide, secure, and improve our Services.
Data Subject Requests and Rights
If you are a resident of the EEA, you have the right to access or modify personal data we hold about you and to ask that your personal data be corrected, erased, or transferred. The right to transfer your personal data or the right to data portability means that you can request that we provide certain personal data about you that we process in a machine-readable format. The right to erasure means that you can request deletion or removal of certain personal data we process about you.
You also have the right to know whether, and for what purposes, we process personal data about you, the right to be informed about the personal data we collect and/or process about you, the right to know with whom we have shared personal data about you, for what purposes, and what personal data has been shared (including whether personal data was disclosed to third parties for their own direct marketing purposes), and where processing of personal data about you is based on consent, the right to withdraw your consent to such processing. You may also have the right to object to, or request that we restrict, certain processing. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, you may contact us as indicated below.
Note that we may need to request additional information from you to validate a request relating to the exercise of any of the rights above.
Questions or Complaints
If you are a resident of the EEA and have a concern about our processing of personal data that we are not able to resolve, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the data privacy authority where you reside. For contact details of your local Data Protection Authority, please see: http://ec.europa.eu/justice/data-protection/article-29/structure/data-protection-authorities/index_en.htm.
Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and stored on your computer’s hard drive.
Like many sites, we use “cookies” to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Site.
Your Control Over Information
You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do so at any time by contacting us via the email address given on our website, or through the unsubscribe link in our emails.
This web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Retention of Personal Information
We retain Personal Information for as long as is necessary to fulfil the purpose for which it was collected, as well as to the extent we deem necessary to carry out the processing activities described above, including compliance with applicable laws, regulations, rules and requests of relevant law enforcement and/or other governmental agencies, and to the extent we reasonably deem necessary to protect our and our partners’ rights, property, or safety, and the rights, property, and safety of our users and other third parties.
We may, in the future, sell or otherwise transfer some or all of our business, operations or assets to a third party, whether by merger, acquisition or otherwise. Personal data we obtain from or about you via the website or through services we provide to you may be disclosed to any potential or actual third-party acquirers and may be among those assets transferred.