Privacy Policy

At epictechnology.co.uk, we recognize that privacy of your personal information is important. If you have questions please ask us via our contact form.

What information do we collect?

Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on your site. Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to your users based on their visit to your sites and other sites on the Internet. Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy.. for more info see EU user consent policy.

We use cookies to personalise content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyse our traffic. We also share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners who may combine it with other information you’ve provided to them or they’ve collected from your use of their services.

DoubleClick DART Cookie

  • Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on epictechnology.co.uk
  • Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to users based on their visit to epictechnology.co.uk and other sites on the Internet.
  • Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following URL – http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html

Some of our advertising partners may use cookies and web beacons on our site. Our advertising partners include: Google Adsense.

These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to deliver the advertisements and links that appear on epictechnology.co.uk, sent directly to your browsers. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies (such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons) may also be used by the third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and / or to personalize the advertising content that you see.

epictechnology.co.uk has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers. You can however opt out of some, but not all, of these cookies in one location at the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out website at www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp

You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices. epictechnology.co.uk’s privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites.

If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites.

Email Addresses

You may choose to add your email address to our contact list via the forms on our websites. We agree that we will never share your email with any third party.

Ownership of Information

epictechnology.co.uk is the sole owner of any information collected on our website.

Comments/Message Boards

epictechnology.co.uk contains comment sections (a.k.a. message boards). We do not actively monitor these comments and the information on them is for entertainment purposes only. If we are alerted to something we deem inappropriate in any way, we may delete it at our discretion. We use email validation on our message boards in order to reduce “comment spam.” These email addresses will not be shared with any third party and not used for any other purpose. In short, we will not send you unwanted emails.

Push notifications

epictechnology.co.uk readers can opt in to receive push notifications every time a new article is published. We do not collect any information from you and anyone can unsubscribe at any time.

Email newsletters

epictechnology.co.uk readers can opt in to receive email newsletters. The email addresses collected for this are handled by Feedburner, a service by Google. We do not use your email address for anything else but sending you this newsletter. If you wish to unsubscribe, please see the unsubscribe link at the bottom of the newsletter you receive.

Cookies, Web Beacons, and Similar Technologies

epictechnology.co.uk may use cookies, or similar technologies to manage users’ site preferences and ensure the site’s functionality. This data is not shared with any third party. Accessing our website is not dependent on accepting cookies and all major browsers allow you to disable cookies if you wish.

Third Party Cookies

epictechnology.co.uk and its advertisers may also use ad network providers and other service providers to help present customized content and advertisements on the website. These providers may use cookies, or similar technologies on your computer to help present, better target, and measure the effectiveness of their content and advertisements, using data gathered over time and across their networks of web pages to determine or predict the characteristics and preferences of their audience.

epictechnology.co.uk may share certain non-personally identifiable information about you as an epictechnology.co.uk user (such as user age and zip code) with certain ad network and service providers to help them deliver more relevant content and advertisements through their networks. The use of cookies, or similar technologies by ad networks and content providers is subject to their own privacy policies, not that of epictechnology.co.uk.

Traffic Reports

Our industry-standard traffic reporting records IP addresses, Internet service provider information, referrer strings, browser types and the date and time pages are loaded. We use this information in the aggregate only to provide traffic statistics to advertisers and to figure out which features and editorials are most popular. We using Google Analytics to follow any traffic and statistics on our epictechnology.co.uk website.

Google Analytics (_utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz ….) – This cookie allows us to record page visits and sources so we can measure the performance of our site, using a service called Google Analytics. For more information about Google’s privacy policy, and more details on how this cookie operates, please use this link: www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy.

Legal proceedings

We will make every effort to preserve user privacy but epictechnology.co.uk may need to disclose information when required by law.

Links

epictechnology.co.uk frequently links to other websites. We are not responsible for the content or business practices of these websites. When you leave our website we encourage you to read the destination site’s privacy policy.

Contact Information

If you have any questions regarding our privacy policy, please contact us.

Last Updated: 24/04/2017