Privacy Policy

1. Introduction

SlashData Limited (referred to as SlashData, “we, or “our”) is committed to protecting the privacy of visitors to the SlashData web site(s) together with all related surveys, discussion forums, directories and databases. This privacy policy explains how we collect and use the information we collect about you.

By accessing and using this web site, you agree to the terms of this privacy policy.

As used in this Privacy Policy, the term “Personal Data” means data such as: your name, mailing address, e-mail address or other personal information that may be supplied by you or collected about you. We hope that this Privacy Policy helps you understand what kind of Personal Data, if any, we collect at this site and how we handle and use any such personal data after collection. Please note that we may provide aggregate statistics about our surveys, sales, traffic patterns, and related site information to reputable third parties, but these statistics will not include personally identifiable information (such as name and email address). SlashData is committed to protecting your privacy and does not engage in the practice of selling or trading Personal Data to other companies for promotional purposes.

2. Personal Data Provided by You

To respond to your questions, fulfill your requests or manage our online Surveys, it may be necessary to ask for or obtain Personal Data. If you provide us with any Personal Data, we may use it to respond to your requests or manage our surveys. By providing information to SlashData through this Site, you acknowledge and consent to the collection, use and disclosure of personally identifying information of the type and for the limited purposes described in this Privacy Policy.

If you place an order for a product, request a service or submit content to this site, we may need to contact you for additional information required to process or fulfill your order and/or request. Unless compelled by applicable law or administrative or judicial order, we will not provide this information to a third party without your permission, except as necessary to process your order, fulfill your requests, manage interactive customer programs or, if you are a corporate user, enable administration of access and usage of this Site by authorized personnel in your organization.

3. What type of information is collected?

To provide you with our Services and/or Products and to collect your views via our online surveys, we collect certain personal information about you. The information we collect may include, but is not limited to, your name, address, email address and work details.

We do not store credit card or debit card details. If you have given us your credit card or debit card details, we will only use this information to process your order and we will delete this information once your order has been completed.

We do not collect any sensitive personal information such as information on your racial or ethnic origins, political opinions, religious beliefs, trade union affiliations, sexual life, health or criminal history.

4. How is information collected?

We may collect personal information about you from the following sources:

  1. Personal details registered by yourself in relation to SlashData online surveys.
  2. Personal details registered by yourself in other ways e.g. via our website contact form, our blog or our newsletter(s).
  3. Information about your visits to our web site(s);

5. How long is the information retained by us?

We only collect information which is necessary for the operation of our web site(s) and for the provision of our Services. We will not keep your personal information for longer than necessary to provide the Services or as required by law.

6. External Web Sites

This privacy policy only applies to our web site(s). Our web site(s) may contain links to external web sites. Please note that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of other web sites. We recommend that you check the privacy policy of any other web sites you may visit through our web sites.

7. Changes to Privacy Policy

We may amend this privacy policy from time to time. If we make any changes we will post them on the web site, so that you will always be aware of the way we use your personal information.

8. Terms of use

The contents of the downloadable papers published through this website are licensed under the terms specified within each paper. The remaining contents of this website are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 License.

9. Refund/Cancellation Policy

Our research and reports are information and analysis contained in a digital form. The value is in the information communicated. Once delivered, the information cannot be returned.