Privacy Policy for btechforum

Effective Date: 01/06/2023

At btechforum, we value your privacy and are committed to protecting your personal information. This Privacy Policy outlines how we collect, use, disclose, and protect the information you provide while using our forum (“btechforum”, “BTF”). By accessing and using the Forum, you consent to the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

  1. Information We Collect:

1.1. Personal Information: When you register for an account on our Forum, we may collect personal information, such as your name, email address, and other optional profile information you choose to provide.

1.2. Log Data: Like most websites, we collect log data, which may include your IP address, browser type, operating system, referring/exit pages, and timestamps. This information is used for analyzing trends, administering the Forum, and gathering demographic information.

1.3. Cookies and Similar Technologies: We may use cookies and similar technologies to enhance your experience on the Forum. Cookies are small text files stored on your device that help us remember your preferences, track usage patterns, and improve functionality. You can manage cookie preferences through your browser settings.

  1. Use of Information:

2.1. Personal Information: We may use your personal information to create and maintain your Forum account, communicate with you, provide customer support, and send you important updates and notifications related to the Forum.

2.2. Non-Personal Information: Non-personal information, such as log data, may be used to analyze trends, monitor Forum usage, improve the Forum’s performance and functionality, and prevent security breaches.

  1. Disclosure of Information:

3.1. Service Providers: We may share your information with trusted third-party service providers who assist us in operating the Forum, providing services to you, or conducting business-related activities. These service providers are obligated to protect your information and may only use it for authorized purposes.

3.2. Legal Requirements: We may disclose your information if required by law, government request, court order, or to protect our rights, property, or safety, as well as the rights, property, or safety of others.

3.3. Aggregated or Anonymized Information: We may share aggregated or anonymized information that does not personally identify you, for purposes such as marketing, advertising, or research.

  1. Data Security:

We take appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect your information from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, no data transmission or storage system can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account credentials and taking appropriate security measures.

  1. Third-Party Links:

The Forum may contain links to third-party websites or services. This Privacy Policy does not apply to those third-party websites or services. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of those websites or services before providing any personal information.

  1. Children’s Privacy:

The Forum is not intended for individuals under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you believe we have inadvertently collected information from a child under 13, please contact us, and we will promptly delete it.

  1. Geographical Scope:

The Forum is primarily intended for consumption by users in India for their B.Tech study requirements. By using the Forum, you acknowledge and consent to the collection, use, and storage of your information.

  1. Changes to this Privacy Policy:

We reserve the right to modify or update this Privacy Policy at any time. We will notify you of any material changes by posting the updated Privacy Policy on the Forum or by sending you a notification. Your continued use of the Forum after the effective

date of the updated Privacy Policy constitutes your acceptance of the changes.

  1. Contact Us:

If you have any questions, concerns, or requests regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact us at [email protected].