Giant Geek Communications believes that electronic privacy is crucial for the ongoing success of the Internet as a service, commercial, and entertainment medium.
On occasion, Giant Geek Communications may make available to potential advertisers, research firms, and business partners aggregated results from research it has conducted on its readership base. Giant Geek Communications will only provide such demographic information on an aggregated basis and does not disclose individual reader information.
- Any/all e-mail addresses sent to us as the result of correspondence with the consumers of Giant Geek Communications will not be used or collected for the purposes of reselling to a third party and will not be added to a bulk e-mailing list.
- The use of advertising cookies sent by third-party servers is standard in the Internet industry. You may occasionally get cookies from our advertisers. Giant Geek Communications cannot and does not control these cookies.
- Traffic Data
- Each time a visitor comes to the Giant Geek Communications site, information is collected to improve the overall quality of Giant Geek Communications site. Giant Geek Communications collects the visitor's domain name/IP Address (e.g., whether the user is logged on from netscape.com or yale.edu or 255.255.255.0), referral data (e.g., we record the address of the last URL a user visited prior to clicking through to the Giant Geek Communications site), and browser/platform type (e.g., a Netscape browser on a Macintosh platform).
In addition to collecting these types of information, Giant Geek Communications' advertisement delivery system collects aggregate search terms for internal reporting and targeted advertising. Giant Geek Communications' advertisement delivery system collects visitor information for purposes of product monitoring, product improvement, and targeted advertising.
Giant Geek Communications also counts, tracks, and aggregates the visitor's activity into our analysis of general traffic flows at the Giant Geek Communications web site (e.g., tracking where traffic comes from and how traffic flows within Giant Geek Communications site). Giant Geek Communications may merge this information into group data, which may then be shared on an aggregated basis with potential advertisers, research firms, and business partners. Giant Geek Communications will not disclose your individual identity or personal data. When Giant Geek Communications does present aggregated information to potential advertisers, research firms and business partners, no one will be able to identify you or contact you.