Information that we collect
TechiPick may collect information from its users in three different ways: directly from the user, from traffic references of hosting servers and from cookies.
Information provided directly by the user: when you subscribe to a service provided by Softpedia, we may ask you about your name, e-mail address or other personal data.
Information from traffic references: when you visit a website, you unveil certain information about you, such as your IP address, time of visit, the place from which you accessed our website. TechiPick, like other operators, stores this information.
Information collected from software products: inorder to offer you product support, we collect your usage statistics of our software products as well as your system identifying information. We do not collect any of your personal details, files or any kind of information related to software programs installed in your computer other than the products offered by us.
TechiPick does not provide any personally identifiable information to these third-party ad servers or ad networks without your consent or except as part of a specific program or feature for which you will have the ability to opt-in or opt-out.
You need to acknowledge that, whenever you disclose information in public areas on the website, such as message boards (comments) or forums, that information becomes public and can easily be tracked and used by unauthorized persons. You should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information.
How and when we use the information
TechiPick uses the information collected from you for several purposes, depending on the type of data collected:
Information provided directly by the user: this information is used only in order to personalize the services that we offer you and to check your identity. TechiPick may use your e-mail address in order to send you service offers and promotional mail;
Information from traffic references: this type of info helps us identify the parts of our site of most interest for you. TechiPick also collects the IP addresses of its users, in order to safely manage our computer system;
Information from software products: this information helps us to identify your device uniquely and provide the product service and support.
How we protect information collected from you
We show great interest in confidentiality. TechiPick does not offer your personal data to third parties without your prior express consent. Any statistics that we may offer to our partners or to advertisement networks does not include any personal identifying information about any individual user.
Your use of certain software products offered by TechiPick is licensed with a license key. We advise you not to unveil this password to anyone except through the official communication offered by TechiPick.
Unfortunately, no data transmission by means of the internet can be 100% sure. As a consequence, despite our efforts to protect your personal data, TechiPick cannot guarantee the safety of your information. All this kind of transmission whatsoever is made at your own risk.
Who has access to the information collected from you
As a rule, TechiPick will never unveil any sort of personally identifiable information about any of its users, without their prior express consent. When you access TechiPick website or use our software products, and are asked to offer information about you, only TechiPick will have access to them. However, you acknowledge that our site contains links to some partner sites, TechiPick is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites. Also, if you purchase or deal with our authorized software product resellers, any details collected from you are accessible by TechiPick and the corresponding reseller. But we never provide your information to other resellers.