Privacy Policy

The collection, processing, and use of users’ personal data by TECHGUT through the website or mobile vehicle application (hereinafter referred to as “App”) operated by TECHGUT comply with the provisions of the “Personal Data Protection Law” of the Republic of USA and this statement.

Scope of application

This statement applies to your business dealings with TECHGUT, participating in various activities (for example: registering for seminars/courses, joining website members, subscribing to newsletters, buying books, newspapers, etc.) or making inquiries or through telephone, fax, or TECHGUT website suggestion mailboxes. When making recommendations (including TECHGUT official website and various service websites), the collection, processing, and use of personal data involved.

Where the TECHGUT website is linked to a third-party independently managed and operated website, the protection of personal data applies to the privacy policy of the third party or the website, and TECHGUT shall not bear any joint liability.

Collection and processing of personal data:

When you join TECHGUT as a member of the website or use its related services, you may be required to provide your personal information based on your identity confirmation, membership services, and related marketing needs.

Personal data categories: identification (name, title, address, contact number, email address), characteristics (age, gender, date of birth, etc.), social situation (interests, leisure, consumption patterns, etc.), education, Technical or other professions (educational qualifications, etc.), employment status (employment company, etc.), and others (e-mails, website messages, track information automatically recorded by the system, etc.).

Personal information optional description: When TECHGUT collects personal information, if the relevant webpage or document states that it is optional, it is only to provide you with a better experience of using related services, and does not affect your rights to use TECHGUT related services.

When you provide your personal information, your personal information will be collected by us, and collectively stored in the TECHGUT database system for TECHGUT processing and utilization. In the process of processing your personal data, TECHGUT will abide by the relevant procedures and internal operating standards, and carry out necessary personnel control in accordance with the requirements of information security.

If you do not provide your personal information, you may not be able to become a member of TECHGUT, or enjoy the services provided by TECHGUT; if you do not provide complete and correct information, you may not be able to enjoy the services we provide or get the latest information.

Privacy of children and teenagers

We will not collect personal data of minors who are under eighteen (18) years old or otherwise specified in accordance with local laws or regulations without knowing and without the consent of the guardian.

If you are a minor, please seek the consent of your guardian. You can only provide information to us after we confirm that you have obtained the consent of your guardian. Your guardian can revoke any consent and request updates, access, deletion, etc. at any time.

Special or sensitive personal information: We will not ask you, and please do not provide special or sensitive personal information to TECHGUT, such as your medical history, medical treatment, politics, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, sexual life, crime Records, or genes.

Cookie usage and server records:

TECHGUT is based on the needs of the internal management of the website and provides the best-personalized service. The TECHGUT website will write a cookie in your browser and read and record the visitor’s IP address, surfing time, and the number of times the information has been viewed. Perform total analysis of website traffic and online behavior surveys. This cookie does not contain enough information to identify you but records your personal settings and other information on this website.

This information is only used for statistical analysis and does not involve your personal identification information. It is for the purpose of improving our products, services, website content, systems, and advertising.

The website server can only read the activity records of the TECHGUT website in the cookie, and cannot read the activity records of the user on other websites.

If you do not want to accept cookies, please use your browser settings to exclude them; however, you will not be able to enjoy some of the services provided by the websites.

If you use the TECHGUT App service through a mobile vehicle, the App will place an anonymous identification code in the mobile vehicle you are using. This identification code will not collect enough data to identify you personally. With regard to the usage behavior of the TECHGUT App service, we collect these usage behavior data (usage track) to optimize the quality of the App, enhance the user experience, and provide you with better services. If you do not agree with this mode, it is recommended that you do not download or remove the TECHGUT App, but you will not be able to enjoy the services provided by the App.

Use of personal data:

TECHGUT will use your personal data in accordance with the collection purpose and the method and scope disclosed in this statement and will take all necessary measures to protect your personal data in accordance with the law, including administrative, technical, and practical measures, so that your Personal Data is protected from loss, theft or misuse, and it is protected from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration or destruction.

TECHGUT may use personal data to provide and improve our products, services, content, and marketing services. For example, use personal data for the following purposes:

To inform you about TECHGUT latest products, service announcements, and latest news.

Use personal data to assist TECHGUT in developing, delivering and improving our products, services, content and advertising.

Use your personal data to send important notices, such as notices about major TECHGUT messages or to modify our terms or policies, but this does not mean that we are therefore obligated to notify you of various messages one by one.

Personal data may be used for internal purposes, such as audits, data analysis and research, etc., to improve TECHGUT’s products, services and customer communication. We may use the software and hardware of external service providers for the above activities.

If you participate in competitions or similar promotions offered by us, we may also use the personal information you provide for such activities.

Personal data retention period, region and target:

Unless otherwise agreed, TECHGUT retains your personal data for the period necessary to complete the purpose set out in this statement, but if a longer period is required or permitted by law, it is not limited.

Personal data utilization area: the location of TECHGUT personal data host, relevant web server host and TECHGUT related service or product issuance or marketing area.

Personal data use objects: TECHGUT, TECHGUT subsidiaries or branches, companies that TECHGUT owns a certain percentage of shares or actual control through agreements (hereinafter referred to as TECHGUT affiliates), outsourced institutions/companies entrusted by TECHGUT to handle affairs, TECHGUT’s cooperative manufacturers, TECHGUT’ joint marketing or cooperation partners, and other organizations that have business dealings or cooperation with TECHGUT. If it is collected by TECHGUT and other manufacturers, it will be listed in the joint collection activity.

Sharing data with a third person:

TECHGUT will not provide, exchange, rent or sell any of your personal data to other people and units, and we strictly prohibit internal personnel from using these personal data privately, except for those with other legal basis or contractual obligations. The proviso in the preceding paragraph includes but is not limited to:

Comply with applicable laws, regulations, legal procedures or government execution orders.

When your behavior on the TECHGUT website violates TECHGUT’s terms of service or may damage or hinder the rights and interests of TECHGUT or cause damage to anyone, the analysis of TECHGUT reveals that your personal information is necessary to identify, contact or take legal action.

Protect the rights, property or safety of TECHGUT, users or related organizations from harm in accordance with the law or within the legal scope.

If it is collected by TECHGUT and other vendors, it will perform the obligation to provide personal information in accordance with the agreement when obtaining your consent.

When TECHGUT entrusts manufacturers to assist in the collection, processing or use of your personal data (for example: cash flow services, logistics services, marketing and publicity, data analysis, etc.), it will perform its responsibility for supervision and management of outsourced vendors or individuals.

Notice on behalf of Google and Facebook:

Google

Some of the services provided by TECHGUT (including apps and websites), if Google Analytics and Google advertising functions (hereinafter referred to as Google services) are used, are data collected and returned by Google services to improve the quality of TECHGUT services and Provide Google advertising purposes.

Facebook

TECHGUT will collect your relevant information (including your own information or friend information) on Facebook (Facebook) after obtaining your consent, and use it within the scope of this statement and the laws of the Republic of USA.

Self-protection measures:

Please take good care of your password and or any personal information, and do not provide any personal information, especially your password, to anyone. After you use your membership rights, you must remember to log out of your account. If you are sharing your computer with others or using a public computer, remember to close your browser window to prevent others from reading your personal information.

If you use the discussion area or message board of TECHGUT related websites to post information, the personal information you provide will be displayed to other users, and other users can also read, collect or use it, and the information is public information. In such cases, you must be responsible for the personal information you choose to provide. TECHGUT does not interfere with your own decision to disclose your personal information. However, TECHGUT will not be responsible for the results caused by such behaviors.

How to exercise personal data rights:

Use related services on the TECHGUT website. After logging in, you can modify your personal information or password at any time. TECHGUT will help ensure that your contact information and preferences are correct, complete and up-to-date information and options, so as to provide you with better quality Products and services.

If the website cannot meet your needs for exercising your personal data rights, you can submit a document about the exercise of your personal data rights by mail. TECHGUT will process your request as soon as possible in accordance with laws and regulations.

Something else: 

If each service of TECHGUT has more detailed and specific privacy regulations, this statement does not exclude the effectiveness of such more detailed and specific regulations.

We will regularly self-review whether we comply with the privacy policy. TECHGUT will coordinate and modify in accordance with legal amendments, development of related technologies, and adjustments of internal management systems in a timely manner to ensure your privacy and network security. When TECHGUT completes the modification of relevant terms, it will be published on the TECHGUT website immediately, and you can click to read it at any time. The updated website privacy statement will take effect from the modification date. If you continue to use our services, you agree to the terms of the above statement.