Privacy Notice

Introduction:

Thecryptogarage.com operate solely online providing information, guidance, how-to guides and conduct related projects in the given field. Our area of expertise is regarding Crypto and BlockChain technology.

Our website address is: https://thecryptogarage.com

We do not have a fixed address however should you need to contact Thecryptogarage.com regarding privacy please contact us via email: privacy@thecryptogarage.com

Our Commitment

We take both security and privacy very seriously and always operate in accordance with data protection laws.

– Privacy

Our website is available globally which will result in various regional compliance requirements. Thecryptogarage.com however have chosen to operate under the highest privacy requirements of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) this ensures that we process any personal data under the highest principles of privacy requirements and provides our users with the most rights for individuals regarding their data. Under GDPR you have the right to the following where applicable. For full details and more information please see: https://ico.org.uk/for-organisations/guide-to-data-protection/guide-to-the-general-data-protection-regulation-gdpr/individual-rights/

  • The right to be informed
  • The right of access
  • The right to rectification
  • The right to erasure
  • The right to restrict processing
  • The right to data portability
  • The right to object
  • Rights in relation to automated decision making and profiling.

– Security

We will take appropriate security measures to protect your personal data and our website.

Purposes

The purpose of this privacy notice is to inform you as to how your personal data may be collected, processed, stored and shared with third parties when you interact with us through the following ways:

– Register as a user & use our services

When visitors register as a user to Thecryptogarage.com will collect the minimal amount of data required in order to register your account, this will include personal data such as first name, last name, email address and account credentials in order for you to log in and use our services.

Once a user becomes registered we will collect data such as login attempts and source of login including changes account settings etc for the purpose of your account security. You are responsible for ensuring that at all times you keep your user credentials and the access you are provisioned with safe and secure.

– Post Comments

When visitors leave comments on Thecryptogarage.com we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

– Project Collaboration

If you are a project collaborator, Thecryptogarage.com will collect and hold personal information such as first name, last name, handler name, email address. This is for the purpose of communication and project collaboration. Some projects may utilise third-party software or services which you may sign up to as part of the project collaboration. You’re responsible for ensuring that you read and are content with any third party which is used prior to providing your personal data and must refer to each third party software or services privacy notice.

– Browsing and interacting with the website

When you visit our website certain data may be collected through the use of cookies as detailed below. Your interaction and usage of our site may also be collected for the purpose of improving our website for legitimate purposes. Where required when data is being collected through the use of cookies your consent will be required.

Cookies

Google Analytics: Google Analytics is enabled on thecyrptogarage.com and all sub-domains. Google Analytics is a software tool created by Google that helps us monitor and analyze website traffic. For further information on How Google uses data when you use our partners’ sites or apps please visit: https://policies.google.com/technologies/partner-sites

To opt-out of google analytics please visit: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Microsoft Clarity: Microsoft Clarity is enabled on thecryptogarage.com and all sub-domains. Clarity is a user behaviour analytics tool that helps us understand how users are interacting with our website including Session Recording, Heatmaps and User Insights. For full details please refer to the Microsoft Clarity Privacy Policy: https://privacy.microsoft.com/en-us/privacystatement. Any personal data will be masked from Microsoft Clarity when using thecryptogarage.com

Please visit our cookie notice for full details of cookies used on thecryptogarage.com

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share your data with

We have very limited purposes to share your data with thrid parties. When you interact with thecyrptogarage.com during a project for example we may use third party services and sties for collaboration and project management. On each occasion we will inform you prior to this.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username).

If you collaborate with thecryptogarage.com on a project, we will retain your personal data such as name and contact details for a period of 3 years after the project has ceased and no longer active or you request us to delete your data.

We only hold your personal data for as long as necassary and where a purpose exisits such as providing you with a service.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Further Information

Should you wish to gain further detail on GDPR compliance, guidance, news and updates. You may find the following website useful: https://gdpr.eu/

Thecryptogarage.com – Privacy Notice V.1.0 last updated June 2021