Privacy & Cookies Policy
Welcome to peribytes.com!
OUR COOKIES AND YOU
Hello! If you are reading this, then you care about privacy – and your privacy is very important to us. Cookies are an important part of almost all online companies these days, and this page describes what they are, how we use them, what data they collect, and most importantly, how you can change your browser settings to turn them off. You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the Cookie Declaration on our website. Your consent applies to peribytes.com
WHAT IS A COOKIE?
A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.
Cookies may be either “persistent” cookies or “session” cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.
Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal information that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.
WHAT TYPE OF COOKIES DO WE USE?
Essential: Some cookies are essential for you to be able to experience the full functionality of our site. They allow us to maintain user sessions and prevent any security threats. They do not collect or store any personal information. For example, these cookies allow you to log-in to your account and add products to your basket, and checkout securely.
Statistics: These cookies store information like the number of visitors to the website, the number of unique visitors, which pages of the website have been visited, the source of the visit, etc. These data help us understand and analyze how well the website performs and where it needs improvement.
Marketing: Our website displays advertisements. These cookies are used to personalize the advertisements that we show to you so that they are meaningful to you. These cookies also help us keep track of the efficiency of these ad campaigns. The information stored in these cookies may also be used by the third-party ad providers to show you ads on other websites on the browser as well.
Functional: TThese are the cookies that help certain non-essential functionalities on our website. These functionalities include embedding content like videos or sharing content of the website on social media platforms.
Preferences: These cookies help us store your settings and browsing preferences like language preferences so that you have a better and efficient experience on future visits to the website.
The below list details the cookies used in our website.
|__gads||This cookie is set by Google and stored under the name dounleclick.com. This cookie is used to track how many times users see a particular advert which helps in measuring the success of the campaign and calculate the revenue generated by the campaign. These cookies can only be read from the domain that it is set on so it will not track any data while browsing through another sites.|
|_ga||This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, campaign data and keep track of site usage for the site's analytics report. The cookies store information anonymously and assign a randomly generated number to identify unique visitors.|
|_gat_gtag_UA_172829734_1||This cookie is set by Google and is used to distinguish users.|
|_gid||This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the website is doing. The data collected including the number visitors, the source where they have come from, and the pages visted in an anonymous form.|
|cookielawinfo-checbox-analytics||This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Analytics".|
|cookielawinfo-checbox-functional||The cookie is set by GDPR cookie consent to record the user consent for the cookies in the category "Functional".|
|cookielawinfo-checbox-others||This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Other.|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-advertisement||The cookie is set by GDPR cookie consent to record the user consent for the cookies in the category "Advertisement".|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessary||This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookies is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Necessary".|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-performance||This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Performance".|
|IDE||Used by Google DoubleClick and stores information about how the user uses the website and any other advertisement before visiting the website. This is used to present users with ads that are relevant to them according to the user profile.|
|test_cookie||This cookie is set by doubleclick.net. The purpose of the cookie is to determine if the user's browser supports cookies.|
WHAT COOKIES DO PERIBYTES.COM USE?
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.
We use a cookie to show success and failure messages to logged-in users, in response to certain actions, like joining a group. These cookies contain no personal data, and are deleted immediately after the next page load.
We send images to the external servers to optimize them for web use. This includes the transfer of EXIF data. The EXIF data will either be stripped or returned as it is. It is not stored on the external servers.
This site utilizes caching in order to facilitate a faster response time and better user experience. Caching potentially stores a duplicate copy of every web page that is on display on this site. All cache files are temporary, and are never accessed by any third party, except as necessary to obtain technical support from the cache plugin vendor. Cache files expire on a schedule set by the site administrator, but may easily be purged by the admin before their natural expiration, if necessary.
WHAT COOKIES ARE USED BY OUR SERVICE PROVIDERS?
In addition to this, different browsers provide different methods to block and delete cookies used by websites. You can change the settings of your browser to block/delete the cookies. To find out more about how to manage and delete cookies, visit wikipedia.org, www.allaboutcookies.org.
Information We Collect
Generally, you control the amount and type of information you provide to Peribytes when you use our Website/Service. Visitors to our Website can find our more about our Service. As a Visitor, you are not required to provide us with any Personally Identifiable Information. However, if you decide to become a Member of our Website to use our Service, you will provide at least some Personally Identifiable Information to Peribytes in order for us to provide you with our Service. As a Member, we collect your Personally Identifiable Information in the following ways:
We collect your username, password, email address, nationality, ZIP code, profession, and employer size at the time of registration.
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.
In your Member Profile, you may provide additional information such as your locale, case file history, and other related information.
There may be places in our Service where you fill out online forms. The information you enter into these online forms may contain information that you might consider to be personal.
Computer Information Collected
When you visit most our Website, or any website for that matter, there is certain amount of computer information that is automatically collected by the interaction of your web browser with the website that is typically considered Non Personal Information.
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.
Peribytes also collects the following:
Finally, just by browsing our Website or using our Service, we automatically receive certain types of information such as the URL of the website from which you entered our Website. We also receive the website to which you’re headed when you leave our Website. We also receive the IP address of your computer/proxy server that you use to access the Internet, your Internet service provider name, web browser type, and computer operating system. We use all of this this information to analyze trends among our Users to help improve our Website and Service.
How We Use Your Information
Peribytes uses the information we receive as provided below.
When Peribytes communicates with you about our Website/Service, we may use the email address you provided on your Profile and/or send messages through the messaging features associated with our Service. We may also send you emails/messages to inform you about changes or service messages regarding our Website/Service. Finally, we may also send you emails/messages with promotional information about Peribytes or our newsletter, unless you have opted out of receiving such information. Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
Customizing Our Content
Peribytes may use the Personally Identifiable information you provide to us along with any computer information we receive to customize your experience on our Website/Service.
Sharing Information with Affiliates and Other Third Parties
Peribytes does not sell, rent, or otherwise provide your Personally Identifiable Information to third parties for marketing purposes. We may provide your Personally Identifiable Information to affiliates that provide services to Peribytes with regards to our Website/Service (i.e. payment processors, website hosting companies, etc.); such affiliates will only receive information necessary to provide the respective services and will be bound by confidentiality agreements limiting the use of such information.
- Google’s use of advertising cookies enables it and its partners to serve ads to your users based on their visit to your sites and/or other sites on the Internet.
- Notify your site visitors of the third-party vendors and ad networks serving ads on your site.
- Provide links to the appropriate vendor and ad network websites.
Community Discussion Boards
Promotions and Newsletter Mailing List
When you become a Member, we may automatically add you to our promotions and newsletter mailing list. If you no longer wish to be on our mailing list, you can always opt out of further such emails from us. Please remember that such opt-out doesn’t affect emails related to your account (i.e. billing) or general information and updates about our Service and Website.
Legally Required Releases of Information
Peribytes may have need to disclose your Personally Identifiable Information, if such disclosure is (a) required by subpoena, law, or other legal process; (b) necessary to assist law enforcement officials or government enforcement agencies; (c) necessary to investigate violations of or otherwise enforce our Terms of Service; (d) necessary to protect us from legal action or claims from third parties including you and/or other Members; and/or (e) necessary to protect the legal rights, personal/real property, or personal safety of Peribytes, our Users, employees, and affiliates.
“Non Personal Information” is information that is not personally identifiable to you and we automatically collect when you access our Website with a web browser.
“Personally Identifiable Information” is non-public information that is personally identifiable to you and obtained in order for us to provide you with products and services. Personally Identifiable Information may include information such as your name, address, country of origin, phone number, email address, immigration case or file information, credit card information, and other related information that you provide to us or that we obtain about you.
The terms “us” or “we” or “our” refers to Peribytes, the owner of this Website.
A “Member” is someone who has registered with our Website to use our Service or has paid us to use our Service. A Member can create a “Profile”, which is an online representation of the Member, which may contain Personally Identifiable Information regarding that Member.
“Service” refers to the service we provide through our Website to our Members.
A “Visitor” is someone who browses our Website, but hasn’t become a Member and hasn’t paid us to use our Service.
A “User” is a collective identifier that refers to either a Visitor or a Member.
All text, information, graphics, audio, video, and data offered through our Website, whether free to all or part of our paid Service, whether originating from us or from our Users, are collectively known as our “Content.”