ThinkingEngine.net Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how ThinkingEngine.net uses and protects any information that you give ThinkingEngine.net when you use this website or its software.

ThinkingEngine.net is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website or our software, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

ThinkingEngine.net may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 29 April 2018.

What we collect

We may collect the following information:

  • Name (First Name and Last Name)
  • Email address
  • Anonymised demographic and usage information (website)
  • Anonymised usage information (Software)

 

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Reporting of issues and ideas for our software.
  • We may use the information to improve our products and services.

 

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Location of your data

Our hosting provider may choose to store and manage our data (and therefore your personal information) in the USA,  the EEA or UK.  Rest assured that under all circumstances your data will be secured and managed in compliance with GDPR.

Sharing your personal data

Although anonymised data may be shared with other services and organisations (for example Google Analytics), no personal will be shared without your express permission.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about webpage traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Controlling your personal information

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:

  • Whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, you have the choice not to submit the data.

 

Access to your personal information

Under GDPR, the data subject (you) has the right to access and amend any of their personal data that we hold.

You are entitled to view, amend, or delete the personal information that we hold. Email your request to admin@thinkingengine.net