Information We May Gather
Studium Magazine may obtain the following types of non-personally identifiable information from users and subscribers:
Site Usage Data
We collect non-identifiable information to measure how our Users and Subscribers use our web site. This information may include statistics about the numbers and timing of unique visits to the site, repeat visits, and which pages are viewed.
IP Address Data
We may use IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the site, track user's movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.
Operating System and Web Browser Data
Additionally, we may collect information pertaining to the type of operating system and web browser you are using and other non-personally identifiable technical specification information to prevent the attempt to deliver advertising that may not work on your computer.
Use of Personal Information
Your registration, subscription, and any other data will be closely protected.
Studium Magazine has no access to your subscription data. We may provide our advertisers with non-identifiable, aggregated information about our web site traffic. This information may also be disclosed in describing our web sites and services to prospective business partners and other third parties. This aggregated information about Web site traffic will not include personally-identifiable information such as registration, subscription, other data or individual page-views.
Studium also reserves the right to disclose information as required by law, or to the extent that we believe in good faith that such disclosure is legally required or necessary to protect others' rights or property.
Studium does not rent to third parties our opt-in email lists. These lists are comprised users of our products and services. Our site provides users the opportunity to opt-out of receiving direct mail and/or electronic communications from us. To remove your information from our database so as to not receive future communications from Studium; follow the unsubscribe instructions included with each e-mail and or publication and enter your email address or return to Studium with opt-out in the heading.
Studium does not use "cookies," which are small files that Web sites send to your Internet browser for storage on your computer's hard drive. However, in the course of serving advertisements to our site our third-party advertisers may place or recognize a unique "cookie" on your browser.
We may use several third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our web site. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, e-mail address or telephone number) about your visits to our site and other web sites in order to provide advertisements on our site and other sites about goods and services that may be of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, please contact us.
Third Party Cookies
In the course of serving advertisements to the Studium Magazine web site, our third-party advertisers may place or recognize a unique "cookie" on your browser. Uses of the cookie may include:
- Keeping track of how many times we have served an advertiser's banner to a particular user.
- Keeping track of the number of unique users that visit each of our websites. We provide this information to advertisers so they may configure their ad campaigns accordingly.
- Keeping you from seeing the same advertisement repeatedly.
Spyware or Adware
These terms refer to applications that are downloaded to your computer. These types of applications deliver ads (usually in the form of pop-up type ads) based on your Web usage. We do not participate in any way with spyware or adware applications, and we do not download these types (or any types) of applications without your expressed acceptance. Cookies and .swf files are not spyware or adware, and they are not harmful to your computer.
What We Won't Do
We do not engage in the collection, distribution, sale or use of personally identifiable information about web users, such as email address, name, phone number and street address. We do not conduct individual web user "profiling". We do not deliver or install "spyware" or any other software on your computer to monitor your web use.
How Ads May Be Served
When you visit our web site, as our page is loaded on your computer, the site may contact another third party ad server to deliver advertising on the web page you are viewing. That process may entail redirecting the request for the ad to one or more additional, third party servers, and may include the use of Java scripts. During the process of loading the ads, your computer may connect to our servers to receive the advertising and/or to process the Java script. At no time do our servers intrude on your computer to extract any information other than the non-personally identifiable information described above nor do we install any software of any kind on your computer.