Effective Date: September 1, 2019
We collect information you provide to us when you browse our Sites, create an online account, post messages to our forums, sign up for email alerts and newsletters, provide feedback through forms or surveys, participate in any interactive features, participate in events we offer or otherwise use our Services. The types of information we may collect include your name, username, email address, profile picture, password, or public key, and any other information you choose to provide. We also collect the information you submit through your communications with us such as if you provide information about your occupation when you sign up for newsletters we offer, communications to learn more about or contribute to our Services, report a security bug, receive lumens, or apply for a job with SDF.
We also collect technical information including, but not limited to, browser type, IP address, domain name, pages visited and other activities on the Services, device type, identifiers, and the time and date of your visits. We collect location information if permitted by your browser settings. We use tracking technologies such as cookies, pixels, web beacons, web server logs, and other similar technologies to collect such information about your interactions with our Services. These technologies help us(1) understand how you use and interact with our Services; (2) measure and improve the usability of our Services and the effectiveness of our communications; and (3) otherwise manage and enhance our Services and help ensure they are working properly.
We obtain information from other sources. For example, we may receive information from business intelligence partners that help us learn more about the careers and professional interests of those who engage with our Services.
We may also infer certain information about you based on other data we collect. For example, we may infer which city you live in based on your IP address.
We use your personal information for the following purposes:
We may also share information that has been de-identified or aggregated without restriction.
[In addition, we may share identifiers, like email addresses and phone numbers, with some of our advertising partners. These advertising partners translate that information into a unique identifier that can then be used to show ads that are more relevant to you across the web and in mobile apps.] You can learn more about interest-based ads, or opt out of having your web browsing information used for behavioral advertising purposes by companies that participate in the Digital Advertising Alliance, by visiting www.aboutads.info/choices, or, if you reside in the European Union, by visiting www.youronlinechoices.eu. Your device may also include a feature that allows you to opt out of having certain information collected through mobile apps used for behavioral advertising purposes.
This section applies to those that access our Services from outside of the United States. Please be aware that the personal information we collect may be transferred to and maintained on servers or databases located outside your state, province, country, or other jurisdiction, where the privacy laws may not be as protective as those in your location. If you are located outside of the United States, please be advised that we process and store personal information in the United States. Where required by law, we provide adequate protection for the transfer of personal data in accordance with applicable law, such as by obtaining your consent, relying on the European Commission’s adequacy decisions, or executing Standard Contractual Clauses. Where relevant, you may request a copy of these Standard Contractual Clauses by contacting us at [email protected].
When we process your personal data as described above, we do so in reliance on the following lawful bases:
To perform our responsibilities under our contract with you (e.g., providing the products and services you requested).
When we have a legitimate interest in processing your personal data to operate our Services or protect our interests (e.g., to provide, maintain, and improve our Services, conduct data analytics, and communicate with you).
To comply with our legal obligations (e.g., to maintain a record of your consents and track those who have opted out of marketing communications).
When we have your consent to do so (e.g., when you opt in to receive marketing communications from us or when you consent to the placement of non-essential cookies on your device). When consent is the legal basis for our processing your personal data, you may withdraw such consent at any time.
If you reside in the European Economic Area (“EEA”), the United Kingdom, or Switzerland you have a right:
To exercise these rights, please contact us through the methods provided in the “Contact Us” section below.
Additionally, you have the right to lodge a complaint against us. To do so, contact the supervisory authority in your country of residence. Details can be found at the links below:
If you live in the EEA, the UK, or Switzerland, you may learn more about the cookies we use and exercise choices with respect to certain categories of cookies by clicking on the “Cookie Settings” link in the footer of our website.
We will retain your personal information on file for as long as necessary for our legitimate business purposes. After that, we take steps to destroy it unless we are required by law or regulation to keep it longer.
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