Collection of your Personal Information
EdgeGear may collect personally identifiable information, such as your name. If you purchase EdgeGear ‘s products and services, we collect billing and credit card information. This information is used to complete the purchase transaction. We may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future. This includes, but is not limited to, your name, email address, but does not include your credit card number or billing information. Transactions on Skillshare involving your billing and payment information are processed by PayPal and Stripe and are subject to their privacy policies. We do not store any of the credit card or banking information that you provide to these payment processors.
Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by EdgeGear. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the EdgeGear website.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through EdgeGear ‘s public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.
EdgeGear encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from EdgeGear so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. EdgeGear is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the EdgeGear website.
Use of your Personal Information
EdgeGear collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.
EdgeGear may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from EdgeGear and its affiliates. EdgeGear may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
EdgeGear does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
EdgeGear may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is transferred to the third party. EdgeGear may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to EdgeGear , and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
EdgeGear may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within EdgeGear , in order to determine what EdgeGear services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within EdgeGear to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
EdgeGear will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on EdgeGear or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of EdgeGear ; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of EdgeGear, or the public.
Information About Cookies
Cookies can either be “session Cookies” or “persistent Cookies”. Session Cookies are temporary Cookies that are stored on your device while you are visiting our Site or using our Services, whereas “persistent Cookies” are stored on your device for a period of time after you leave our Site or Services. The length of time a persistent Cookie stays on your device varies from Cookie to Cookie. We use persistent Cookies to store your preferences so that they are available for the next visit, and to keep a more accurate account of how often you visit our Services, how often you return, how your use of the Services may vary over time. We also use persistent Cookies to measure the effectiveness of advertising efforts. Through these Cookies, we may collect information about your online activity after you leave our Services. Your browser may offer you a “Do Not Track” or “DNT” option, which allows you to signal to operators of websites, and web applications, and services that you do not wish such operators to track certain of your online activities over time and across different websites. Because we collect browsing and persistent