Privacy Policy

Effective Nov 17, 2020

This policy covers MATRIXREAD

What data we collect and Why

We use your Personal Information for providing and improving your experience of MATRIXREAD. By visiting or accessing the content of matrixread.com, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.

While using our website, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally, identifiable information may include but is not limited to, your name, other information (“Personal Information”).

Terms and Conditions

You agree that you shall not use this website for any illegal purposes and you agree not to use it in any way that may impair the performance, corrupt or manipulate the content and information available or reduce the overall functionality and agree not to compromise the security or attempt to gain access to secured areas of the website or attempt to access any sensitive information you may believe exist on the website or server where it is hosted. The reproduction, distribution in any method whether online or offline is strictly prohibited.

Comments & Media

When visitors leave comments on the site 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. While uploading images, you should avoid images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Cookies

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address, and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, posts, etc.) from other websites. Embedded content from other websites behaves in the same way as if the visitor has visited that other website. For example, YouTube videos, Codepens, Twitter tweets, or GitHub code that appear within a post. MATRIXREAD does not control what data third parties collect in this case, or what they will do with it. Third-party embeds are not covered by this privacy policy, they are covered by the privacy policy of the third-party service. Be mindful when interacting with these services.

Emails

When you interact with a transactional email sent from MATRIXREAD (such as opening an email or clicking on a particular link in an email), we may receive information about that interaction.

Analytics

We use “Google Analytics” to better understand how you use the Website and the other Services, with a view to offering improvements and to tailor our business and marketing activities accordingly, both generally and specifically to you the visitor. Google Analytics cookies do not us with any Personal Information.

You can prevent Google Analytics from recognizing you on return visits to this site by disabling cookies on your browser, and you may opt-out of this feature by installing the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on. Blocking of some features might break the site appearance and user experience.

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). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

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 it is possible partially due to some technical constraints. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Data Security

We use encryption (HTTPS/TLS) to protect data transmitted to and from our site. The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. . You use the Service at your own risk, and you’re responsible for taking reasonable measures to secure your account/data.

Deleting Your Personal Information

You may request deletion of your personal information and account by emailing privacy[at]matrixread[dot]com. To protect information from accidental or malicious destruction, we may maintain residual copies for a brief time period

Privacy Policy Updates

We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time. If we make changes to this policy, this post will be revised and update the Effective Date, above, to reflect the date of the changes.

Questions

We welcome feedback about this policy at [email protected]