Types of Information we collect
Basically, we collect two types of information – Personal information and anonymous information.
- Registration information when you create an account, enter a promotion etc.
- Transaction Information
- Email, names and telephone numbers
- Activity information about your usage, and the use by any person(s) you authorize through your account, your preferences etc.
- Any other information in the form of reviews etc.
- Technical information about the device you use including. Internet protocol address, device type etc.
This type of information gathering occurs when:
- You register on the site
- You enter a contest
- You order products or services or requests
- You respond to any survey
- Communicate to us via email
- Provide reviews or content
However, please note that it does not apply to information collected offline or by third parties like distributors, subsidiaries etc. from links on the site.
How will we use your information?
We will not share your personal information with a third party outside of our site.
We do not use your email address or any other personal information for sending any marketing or commercial messages without your consent. Any non-personal information (such as cookies, Anonymous user usage data, browser type etc.) may be utilized to improve the quality of our website. We may do so only in the following circumstances, such as:
- Giving consent and directing us to share your personal information with third-party sites such as social networking sites.
- Once we share your personal information with another company, how it is utilized is controlled by that company and becomes subject to the other company’s privacy practices.
Cookies Usage Policy
The cookies help us provide you with a good personal and interactive experience on our website. Please note that we may also be using the cookies for data analytics purposes. Should you feel the need, you have the option of choosing to delete or even not accepting cookies from us. In the event of you doing so, you will be missing out on some important features. You should check the web browser you are using to modify your cookie settings.
- Collate all the information we collect about you.
- Identify you as a user of our website
- To store any preferences or content based upon your viewing information on our site to personalize your visit.
- Monitor the effectiveness of marketing campaigns by us.
- To improve your overall online experience and to provide you with customized information and content
- To help process your transactions quickly
- Track details regarding your entries, submissions, status, promotions etc.
- To gather information about your browsing activity across different services and websites to provide you with relevant advertisements on the site.
How do we protect your information?
Please note that security, integrity, and confidentiality of your information is extremely important to Geeksfromindia.com. For your utmost privacy, we have implemented adequate technical, administrative, and physical security measures. These are designed to protect guest information from unauthorized access, disclosure, modification or misuse. We regularly review our security procedures to ensure they are impenetrable. However, despite the best efforts, please note that no security measures are perfect.
Children’s Information Policy
The services of this website are not directed towards anyone under the age of consent. The features on our sites are not available for use by children. We make sure that we do not knowingly collect any kind of personal information from children in connection with any features which require so.
Global Data Transfer
In the case of international transfer of information, we apply the substantive requirements of the standard contractual clauses approved by the country or Union.
Third-Party Links To Other Sites
geeksfromindia.com works with third-party networks/ad networks like
to serve ads on the website. It uses technology/tools to send information to your browser the advertisements and links that appear on geeksfromindia.com. They also receive the IP address when this happens to be able to personalize your advertising material. It does not leak the information, however, and also seeks consent by virtue of mail and message. geeksfromindia.com will not share any personal information with these third-party networks without your consent. The advertiser may use information regarding your use of geeksfromindia.com, such as the number of times you viewed an ad (but not any personally identifiable information), to determine which ads to deliver to you and frequency.
You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers or ad networks for more information on their practices and for instructions on how to opt-out of certain practices.
Changes and Updates to this Policy