Mad Scientist Digital (“Mad Scientist Digital“) operates Madscientist.digital and may operate other websites. It is Mad Scientist Digital policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, Mad Scientist Digital 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. Mad Scientist Digital purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Mad Scientist Digital visitors use its website. From time to time, Mad Scientist Digital may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website. Mad Scientist Digital also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on Madscientist.digital. Mad Scientist Digital 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 commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Mad Scientist Digital websites choose to interact with Mad Scientist Digital in ways that require Mad Scientist Digital to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Mad Scientist Digital gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at Madscientist.digital to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Mad Scientist Digital are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Mad Scientist Digital collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfil the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Mad Scientist Digital. Mad Scientist Digital 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.
Mad Scientist Digital may collect statistics about the behaviour of visitors to its websites. Mad Scientist Digital may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Mad Scientist Digital does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying
Mad Scientist Digital 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 Mad Scientist Digital behalf or to provide services available at Mad Scientist Digital 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 Mad Scientist Digital websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Mad Scientist Digital 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, Mad Scientist Digital discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Mad Scientist Digital believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Mad Scientist Digital, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of a Mad Scientist Digital website and have supplied your email address, Mad Scientist Digital 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 Mad Scientist Digital and our products. If you send us a request (for example via 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. Mad Scientist Digital takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Mad Scientist Digital, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Mad Scientist Digital goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Mad Scientist Digital may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.