Science Digest

stay updated with latest research news

Privacy Policy:

At ScienceDigest, one of our main priorities is the privacy of our visitors. This Privacy Policy document contains types of information that is collected and recorded by ScienceDigest and how we use it.

If you have additional questions or require more information about our Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to contact us.

This Privacy Policy applies only to our online activities and is valid for visitors to our website with regards to the information that they shared and/or collect in ScienceDigest. This policy is not applicable to any information collected offline or via channels other than this website.

Consent

By using our website, you hereby consent to our Privacy Policy and agree to its terms.

Information we collect

The personal information that you are asked to provide, and the reasons why you are asked to provide it, will be made clear to you at the point we ask you to provide your personal information.

If you contact us directly, we may receive additional information about you such as your name, email address, phone number, the contents of the message and/or attachments you may send us, and any other information you may choose to provide.

When you comment, we may ask for your contact information, including items such as name and email address.

How we use your information

We use the information we collect in various ways, including to:

  • Improve our website
  • Understand and analyze how you use our website
  • Develop new features, and functionality
  • Communicate with you directly to provide you with updates and other information relating to the website
  • Send you emails
  • Find and prevent fraud

Log Files

ScienceDigest follows a standard procedure of using log files. These files log visitors when they visit websites. All hosting companies do this and a part of hosting services’ analytics. The information collected by log files include internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date and time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. These are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable. The purpose of the information is for analyzing trends, administering the site, tracking users’ movement on the website, and gathering demographic information. Our Privacy Policy was created with the help of the Privacy Policy Generator and the Online Privacy Policy Generator.

Cookies and Web Beacons

Like any other website, ScienceDigest uses ‘cookies’. These cookies are used to store information including visitors’ preferences, and the pages on the website that the visitor accessed or visited. The information is used to optimize the users’ experience by customizing our web page content based on visitors’ browser type and/or other information.

For more general information on cookies, please read “What Are Cookies”.

Our Advertising Partners

WordPress.com, sometimes display advertisements on your free blog as we are using a restrictive plan.

Third-party ad servers or ad networks uses technologies like cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons that are used in their respective advertisements and links that appear on ScienceDigest, which are sent directly to users’ browser. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. These technologies are used to measure the effectiveness of their advertising campaigns and/or to personalize the advertising content that you see on websites that you visit.

Note that ScienceDigest has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

Third Party Privacy Policies

ScienceDigest’s Privacy Policy does not apply to other advertisers or websites. Thus, we are advising you to consult the respective Privacy Policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information. It may include their practices and instructions about how to opt-out of certain options. 

You can choose to disable cookies through your individual browser options. To know more detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers, it can be found at the browsers’ respective websites.


Disclaimer:

The information provided on ScienceDigest is for general informational purposes only. Information in this Site is provided “as is” from the press releases of various institutions and may be edited for correction and better presentable form.

We provide links to other websites in good faith, but content belonging to or originating from third parties are not monitored for accuracy, adequacy, validity, reliability, or availability. 

This Site may include content from guest contributors, and any views or opinions expressed in such posts are personal and do not represent those of ScienceDigest or any of its team unless explicitly stated.