Privacy & Cookies Policy
IoT Lab respects and is committed to protecting your personal information. Our privacy policies reflect current global principles and standards on handling personal information, including Swiss and European norms on personal data protection, – notice and choice of data use, data access and integrity, security and enforcement/oversight. Below are some of the highlights of our Online Privacy Statement.
We avoid collecting unnecessary personal data. Personal information is limited to very specific reasons, such as processing your order, providing you with a newsletter subscription, personalizing your experience, or in connection with a job application. We will inform you of the purpose for collecting personal information when we collect it from you and keep it to fulfill the purposes for which it was collected or as required by applicable laws or for legitimate purposes.
We may exceptionally combine the information we collect from you with information obtained from other sources to help us improve its overall accuracy and completeness, and to help us better tailor our interactions with you. We may also collect information relating to your use of our websites through the use of various technologies, including cookies.
Notice and Your Choices of Data Use
We will use your personal information for the purpose it was collected and will not use it for a different purpose without first asking for your permission.
By principle, we do not share personal information with any third party, public or private. If for any not foreseen reason this should be the considered, we would ask your permission before we share your personal information with third parties for any purpose other than the reason you provided it or as otherwise stated in our Online Privacy Statement.
For information relating to your use of our websites, you may turn off cookies in your browser.
Data Access and Integrity
To update your personal information and communication preference, or get more information on personal data you provided to us, contact us through our contact form on IoT Lab website.
We are committed to protecting your personal information against unauthorized use or disclosure.
When someone visits our website, we may collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behavior patterns. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the site. We collect this information in a way which does not identify anyone. We will not associate any data gathered from this site with any personally identifying information from any source. If we do want to collect personally identifiable information through our website, we will be upfront about this. We will make it clear when we collect personal information and will explain what we intend to do with it.
What are cookies?
A cookie is a simple text file that is stored on your computer or mobile device by a website’s server and only that server will be able to retrieve or read the contents of that cookie. Each cookie is unique to your web browser. It will contain some anonymous information such as a unique identifier and the site name and some digits and numbers. We use the term ‘cookies’ in this policy to refer to all files that store information in this way.
There are many functions cookies serve. For example, they can help us to remember your username and preferences, analyze how well our website is performing, or even allow us to recommend content we believe will be most relevant to you.
Certain cookies contain personal information – for example, if you click to ‘remember me’ when logging in, a cookie will store your username. Most cookies won’t collect information that identifies you, and will instead collect more general information such as how users arrive at and use our websites, or a user’s general location.
Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
If you do wish to disable our cookies then please follow the instructions for Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Firefox. Please be advised that if you do choose to disable cookies, you will find that certain sections of our website do not work properly.
Google Analytics Cookies
We can use the AddThis social bookmarking button on our blog (blog.iesve.com) to allow easy sharing of pages to websites such as Facebook and Twitter. A cookie is used to record if a user has used the ‘Addthis’ share button. It stores information about which pages you have shared but does not store any other personal information. AddThis collect non-personally identifiable information from many of the websites in which AddThis is enabled, and use that information to deliver targeted advertising on those websites as well as other websites you may visit. To opt out of data collection by Addthis please visit www.addthis.com/privacy/opt-out.