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YourDuino.com Privacy Statement DATE OF LAST MODIFICATION 05/25/2018

Welcome to our YourDuino.comWeb Site.

We provide this Privacy Statement to inform you on how we use and manage the information collected at YourDuino.com. The YourDuino.com Web site may contain links to other websites. YourDuino.com does not control or take responsibility for personal information collected on these sites nor is YourDuino.com responsible for the accuracy or the content of these sites. This Privacy Statement is intended to cover the operations of YourDuino.com doing business as YourDuino.com.

For those of you accessing this Web Site from the European Union, YourDuino.com, a U.S. based company, located at 152 Colby Road, West Topsham, VT 05086, is the responsible body and controller as defined by data protection laws:

1. Types And Use Of Information We Collect From You:

Customer Information - During a Web Site visit, we may ask a customer for contact information (such as name, title, company name, email address, telephone number, and addresses for shipping/billing.

Yourduino.com does not handle or record any Credit/Debit card information: Paypal handles all of this type of data.

Purchases : Once you make a purchase, become a registered user, or request information from YourDuino.com, your name, title, company name, shipping/mailing address, telephone number, email address, and other information may be included in our customer file. We use commercially reasonable security to protect the data you provide as a part of making purchases from the Web Site as stated in the Security portion of this Privacy Statement. Customer Registration: Registration may be required to access and use certain parts of the Web Site, such as for making a purchase. Registered users are able to change or delete the data they provide upon registration at any time if required by law, and we will provide you with information about the personal data we have saved about you at any time. We will correct and delete such data at your request as long as doing so does not conflict with any legally required retention obligations. To contact us to review, edit, or delete data collected about you, please use the contact information located at the end of this Privacy Statement. Newsletter Signup: If you subscribe to our newsletter, the information you provide is used for this purpose in addition to the purposes stated in the Use of Information section of this Privacy Statement and you consent to its use for these purposes. We might also use e-mail to inform subscribers of information relevant for this service or for the subscription itself (for example, changes to the newsletter offering or technical issues). You can withdraw your consent of our use of your newsletter signup information for sending you newsletters by using the opt-out procedure stated in the newsletter.   Contact Form: If you contact us by email or by using one of our contact forms, the information you provide will be saved and used to respond to your contact as well as for the purposes stated in the Use of Information section of this Privacy Statement and you consent to its use for these purposes. Use of Information - We use this information to fulfill your orders and otherwise provide the products and services you request, as well as support for those products and services. We may use customer information to send you information and advertising about YourDuino.com and its products and services. For example, YourDuino.com may use your mailing address to send YourDuino.com marketing materials to keep you updated on our most current products and services and email addresses may be used to communicate information of interest to you about YourDuino.com. This includes Order Shipment/Tracking Information, Service Change Information or other YourDuino.com promotional emails. You may elect to opt out of any or all of these emails by email request to terry@yourduino.com. Emails may be sent to you by YourDuino.com or an authorized agent working for YourDuino.com. We also reserve the right, but not the obligation, to contact you regarding changes to this Privacy Statement and other matters relevant to the Web Site. 2. Information Automatically Collected When you visit the Web Site, we collect some information of a general nature automatically. By collecting this information we get a better understanding of your needs and preferences, what products and services we can develop to meet those needs and preferences, and how well YourDuino.com’s Web Site is functioning. Some of the information we automatically collect is necessary for the proper functioning of the Web Site, such as cookies as explained below. We treat information collected by cookies and other technologies as non-personal information. However, to the extent that Internet Protocol (IP) addresses or similar identifiers are considered personal information by local law, we also treat these identifiers as personal information. Similarly, to the extent that non-personal information is combined with personal information, we treat the combined information as personal information for the purposes of this Privacy Statement.

Links, Embedded Content, and Buttons – YourDuino.com may keep track of how you interact with links across our services, including our email notifications. We do this to help improve our services, provide information and advertising, and to be able to analyze aggregate click statistics such as how many times a particular link was clicked on. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of other websites or their data collection practices. You should check the privacy policies of other websites when providing personally identifiable information or to find out what other information they collect from users, whether while on their platform or website or in relation to links, buttons, or embedded media. At present, it is reasonable to assume that a direct connection to the services of the provider is established and that at least your IP address and device-related information are collected and used. The service providers might also attempt to save cookies on the computer used. Note: If you are logged into Facebook at the same time, Facebook may be able to identify you as a visitor to a specific page.

Information From Your Computer – YourDuino.com may itself, or through our third party service providers, collect information about your computer, such as the browser, operating system, IP address, country and other geolocation data, date and time of visit, whether you are using a mobile device, referring websites, the search engine queries you used to get to the Web Site, the pages of the Web Site you visit and your activities on the Web Site such as what images, videos, or other embedded media you view, as well as the amount of time spent on the Web Site pages, and the number of pages visited. Some of this information may be collected using cookies, as further explained below. This information is used for a variety of purposes to improve the Web Site and its content, including without limitation to gather broad demographic data, identify trends and statistics, help diagnose problems with our server, and to administer the Web Site and its content. YourDuino.com may also collect and share information between pages of the Web Site for the proper functioning of the Web Site, as well as authentication. YourDuino.com may also use this information to provide you with information and advertising regarding our products and services.

Cookies: The Web Site may use "cookies" to provide information on your computer. Cookies are pieces of data that a website can send to your browser, which may then be stored on your computer or device. YourDuino.com may use both session and persistent cookies on our own or through our third-party service providers as described below. Cookies may save your preferences while you are at the Web Site, such as allowing for persistent login on pages that require logging in, to hold the current contents of your "Cart" prior to your placing and order, and YourDuino.com may use them to provide you with tailored information and tracking as you use the Web Site services. Cookies help YourDuino.com, among other things, to determine which areas of the Web Site are popular by tracking hits to those areas, which may in turn allow YourDuino.com to provide you with targeted information or advertising regarding YourDuino.com’s products and services. By modifying your browser preferences, you may have the choice to accept cookies, to be notified when a cookie is sent, or to reject cookies. The rejection or limitation of cookies by your browser may limit your ability to use the Web Site. Cookies we use fall into the categories below and usually have specific purposes of use:

Cookie Category Purpose of Cookies Strictly Necessary These are general purpose platform session cookies, used to maintain an anonymous user session by the server. Performance Based These cookies are used for web analytics to identify repeat visits by unique users, sometimes by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. These cookies can also identify session and campaign data for analytics reports. By default, these cookies are set to expire after 2 years, although this is customizable by website owners. Functionality These cookies are used to stored the visitor's geolocation, to record location and update a page share count, and track how often a user interacts with a web widget. These cookies can also identify unique identifiers for each page and test whether or not a browser is set to accept first party cookies. Targeting These cookies are used for advertising, audience targeting, and provide a data management platform which enables cookies to capture real time profiling of visitor interests. Unknown These cookies help manage availability and performance of software applications and the impact on user experience in the form of deep transaction tracing, synthetic monitoring, real user monitoring, and network monitoring. These cookies are also associated with managing sessions on load balanced servers, to ensure user requests are routed consistently to the correct server, usually the one that it is hosted on, but not always. These unknown cookies do not always have names or descriptions. They can change for each page on the site and different users will have different cookies. Different countries have different tags as well.

3. Sharing Of Your Information YourDuino.com may share information we collect through the Web Site, including personal information, with its product suppliers, for example, for market research.

In addition, YourDuino.com may use and disclose customer information in special instances when YourDuino.com has reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to investigate, identify, contact, or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interfering with YourDuino.com’s rights or property, or the rights or property of others. We may disclose visitor information when subpoenaed, if ordered or otherwise required by a court of law, arbitrator, or other similar proceeding or the rules governing such a proceeding, for government investigations, with government agencies if required by law, and when YourDuino.com otherwise believes in good faith that any applicable law requires it.

Business Transfers - In the event that we are involved in a merger, acquisition, bankruptcy, reorganization or sale of assets or change in our ownership or control, your information may be sold or transferred as part of that transaction.

4. Your Right to Receive, Correct, Block, Delete, and Object to Stored Data.

You have the right to receive information about the personal data we hold about you at any time. You also have the right to the correction, blocking, or, except for the prescribed storage of data for business purposes or as otherwise legally required, deletion of your personal data. Please contact terry@yourduino.com if you wish to request this.

So that data blocking can be observed at all times, this data must be kept in a block file for control purposes. You can also demand the deletion of data as long as the data in question is not subject to any legal archiving obligation. If an obligation of this kind does exist, we are happy to block your data if you request that we do so. You can make changes to or revoke your consent to the storage of your data for the future at any time by notifying us accordingly.

  5. Other Information Practices Security – YourDuino.com takes commercially reasonable steps to protect data, particularly financial information, transmitted through the Web Site. YourDuino.com, however, cannot be responsible for and does not warrant the security of any information you transmit over the Internet, including using the Web Site. YourDuino.com's site is equipped with Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology. Browsers that support the SSL encryption technology are called secure browsers. Online orders to YourDuino.com must be placed from a secure browser.

Access to Personal Information for Reviewing, Editing, and/or Removing - If you wish to discuss this Privacy Statement and the information we collect, you may contact us at the address provided in this Privacy Statement. Children - The Web Site is not intended to solicit, collect or maintain personally identifiable information from users under the age of 13. If you are a parent or guardian, please contact us if you believe information regarding a child has been collected by us through our Web Site. Do Not Track - Presently the Web Site does not honor "do not track" settings on web browsers and does not offer you the opportunity to request that we not track your use of its services. Changes to this Policy - We may revise this Privacy Statement from time to time. The most current version of the Privacy Statement will govern our use of your information and will always be available. Please check this Privacy Statement often for changes. By continuing to access or use the Web Site after those changes become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised Privacy Statement and acknowledge that the revised Policy Statement applies to all information held by YourDuino.com.

Contacting Us:

If you are outside of the E.U. and have questions about our use of information, please contact us at terry@yourduino.com. For any other questions, please contact us at: Outside the E.U. YourDuino.com 152 Colby Road West Topsham, VT 05086 Phone: 802-439-5503 Email: terry@yourduino.com

Revision 1.1 04/25/2018