At Xtrium, we value your privacy.
Xtrium’s policy is to respect user’s privacy regarding any data that is gathered while you use our website. Xtrium respects your privacy and our motto is to protect personal identifiable information of our users.
The website Xtrium can be accessed at https://xtrium.com/.
Xtrium collects some non-personal information that are not meant to hamper your privacy. We collect some statistics like your browser type, language, the web browser you are using, time you visited our website and location.
This information is collected with the sole purpose of giving our users a better user experience. Xtrium sometimes collect your Internet Protocol (IP) address and some identifying information of our users who uses our website and comments on the articles. Xtrium never discloses your IP addresses to others with any intention or to hamper your privacy.
Gathering of Personally Identifying Information
We at Xtrium collects some personal identifying information from users who interacts with our website to give them a better experience. For example, we ask our users who sign up on our website to provide their email address.
The security of your personal information is utmost important to us. The electronic storage where we store your data is 100% secure. We always strive to protect your personal data and we value your privacy.
We use advertisements on our website, and it is done through trusted and reputed advertising partners. This process may require cookies. These cookies send or serves you relevant advertisement on your computer. By relevant ads we mean targeted ads served to you.
When you visit this website, you will be served with advertisements from third-party companies. Your visit data may be stored by these companies to show your useful and relevant advertisements. These companies may target you with repeated ads, while you use this website.
To analyze advertisements effectiveness, these advertisement companies may input cookies and other tools to collect data for analysis. However, no personal information is collected in this process other than provided by you via email subscription etc.
Also, these advertisement companies do not divulge your identity with unaffiliated sites to present you with custom advertisements.
Xtrium does not give your personal data to any advertisers or any third-party websites. All advertisers including the third party like ad networks, ad-serving companies assume that when you click on any advertisement are part of the same group that the advertisement or content is directed.
Moreover, setting cookies may help these ad networks with information such as where ads were shown and geographic location to provide you with more relevant and curated advertisements.
If you want to know more on how to limit the information sharing of these ad networks, you may use the website of Network Ads Initiative.
Also, you can opt-out in these interest-based ads network. However, this does not ensure that you will not receive online advertising. It only ensures that the ad networks from which you opted out, will no more serve you with customized and interest-based ads as per your usage and cookie records.
Mediavine Programmatic Advertising (Ver 1.1)
The Website works with Mediavine to manage third-party interest-based advertising appearing on the Website. Mediavine serves content and advertisements when you visit the Website, which may use first and third-party cookies. A cookie is a small text file which is sent to your computer or mobile device (referred to in this policy as a “device”) by the web server so that a website can remember some information about your browsing activity on the Website.
First party cookies are created by the website that you are visiting. A third-party cookie is frequently used in behavioral advertising and analytics and is created by a domain other than the website you are visiting. Third-party cookies, tags, pixels, beacons and other similar technologies (collectively, “Tags”) may be placed on the Website to monitor interaction with advertising content and to target and optimize advertising. Each internet browser has functionality so that you can block both first and third-party cookies and clear your browser’s cache. The “help” feature of the menu bar on most browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new cookies, how to receive notification of new cookies, how to disable existing cookies and how to clear your browser’s cache. For more information about cookies and how to disable them, you can consult the information at All About Cookies.
Without cookies you may not be able to take full advantage of the Website content and features. Please note that rejecting cookies does not mean that you will no longer see ads when you visit our Site. In the event you opt-out, you will still see non-personalized advertisements on the Website.
The Website collects the following data using a cookie when serving personalized ads:
- IP Address
- Operating System type
- Operating System version
- Device Type
- Language of the website
- Web browser type
- Email (in hashed form)
Mediavine Partners (companies listed below with whom Mediavine shares data) may also use this data to link to other end user information the partner has independently collected to deliver targeted advertisements. Mediavine Partners may also separately collect data about end users from other sources, such as advertising IDs or pixels, and link that data to data collected from Mediavine publishers in order to provide interest-based advertising across your online experience, including devices, browsers and apps. This data includes usage data, cookie information, device information, information about interactions between users and advertisements and websites, geolocation data, traffic data, and information about a visitor’s referral source to a particular website. Mediavine Partners may also create unique IDs to create audience segments, which are used to provide targeted advertising.
If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices to opt-in or opt-out of this data collection, please visit National Advertising Initiative opt out page. You may also visit Digital Advertising Alliance website and Network Advertising Initiative website to learn more information about interest-based advertising. You may download the AppChoices app at Digital Advertising Alliance’s AppChoices app to opt out in connection with mobile apps, or use the platform controls on your mobile device to opt out.
For specific information about Mediavine Partners, the data each collects and their data collection and privacy policies, please visit Mediavine Partners.
Links To External Sites
Xtrium may link to external sites that we don’t have any control. When you click on an external link, you will be taken to the new website. Please check the policy page of that website as it may differ from us.
Xtrium collects the data about the behavior of our visitors when they visit our websites. This is done to serve you better and in an effective way. However, whatever data we may collect, it is never disclosed to others at any cost.
Xtrium in no way will sell, rent, or disclose your personal information to third parties except the following:
(a) Affiliated Service Providers. Xtrium has special agreements with some affiliate providers to help run this website. Also, this website uses tools like Google Analytics, Google AdSense, etc. to collect your information while you use the website.
(b) When asked by law. If required by law, especially by government authorities, especially to help meet legal requirements.
(c) Statistical Analysis. For statistical analysis, this site may provide data to third party websites. However, no personal information is shared in this process.
To provide our users with the best user experience, we at Xtrium use “Cookies” and similar technology to show your personalized content or targeted advertisements and this is stored on your computer. This is like all other websites and we are doing nothing extra.
By using Cookies Xtrium stores information in the user’s browser. If you disagree you may refuse to accept Cookie and exit the website.
However, without using Cookie our website may not function properly. Hence, it is user’s decision whether you want to use Cookie or not.
European User Consent Policy
By using our website you consent to give the following as per EU user Consent policy:
- Use of cookie on our website
- Collection of data, usage statistics for personalized advertisements
We keep all the records of consent given by all visitors to our website. If you require you data to be deleted, you can contact us through the contact us form for immediate deletion of your data.
Interest-Based Advertising – How to opt out?
Xtrium is a member of the Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) and always follow the codes of conduct as prescribed by the NAI website. We also follow self-regulatory principles of the Digital Advertising Alliance (DAA).
To opt-out of interest-based ads served to you by a third-party ad network, you can visit NAI’s opt-out page or visit DAA’s Consumer Choice Page.
While you continue to use our website with or without any change in Policy Page, we hereby constitute that you accept our Policy and its changes