Top Notch Tech ("Top Notch Tech") operates topnotch.tech and may operate other websites. It is Top Notch Tech's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, Top Notch Tech collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Top Notch Tech's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Top Notch Tech's visitors use its website. From time to time, Top Notch Tech may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Top Notch Tech also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on topnotch.tech blogs/sites. Top Notch Tech only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Top Notch Tech's websites choose to interact with Top Notch Tech in ways that require Top Notch Tech to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Top Notch Tech gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at topnotch.tech to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Top Notch Tech are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Top Notch Tech collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Top Notch Tech. Top Notch Tech does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Top Notch Tech may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Top Notch Tech may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Top Notch Tech does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Top Notch Tech discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Top Notch Tech's behalf or to provide services available at Top Notch Tech's websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Top Notch Tech's websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Top Notch Tech will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Top Notch Tech discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Top Notch Tech believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Top Notch Tech, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Top Notch Tech website and have supplied your email address, Top Notch Tech may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what's going on with Top Notch Tech and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Top Notch Tech takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Top Notch Tech, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Top Notch Tech goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Top Notch Tech may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.