It is not necessary to provide Static Media with your personally identifiable information to use the Static Media Websites, and unless you subscribe to a Static Media newsletter, Static Media does not collect personally identifiable information in connection with the operation of the Static Media Websites. If you contact Static Media by email through the Static Media Websites, Static Media may keep a record of your contact information and correspondence, and may use your email address, and any information that you provide to Static Media in your message, to respond to you. Static Media treats this information as it would treat any other unsolicited business correspondence, and has no obligation to keep this information confidential, nor to take any security measures to protect this information.
If you subscribe to a Static Media newsletter, you will need to provide us with your email address. We will use the email address you provide to us to subscribe to our newsletter(s) to send you the newsletter(s), marketing or promotional opportunities from us and our partners we believe may interest you, and certain administrative communications regarding the newsletters. We will not sell or rent your email address to anyone else for their marketing. You may unsubscribe from any or all of our newsletters or marketing communications at any time using the link provided in the email, and we will delete your email address from our records.
When you visit a Static Media Website, Static Media's servers automatically record information that your browser sends whenever you visit a website ("Log Data"). This Log Data may include information such as your IP address, browser type or the domain from which you are visiting. For most users accessing the Internet from an Internet service provider, the IP address will be different every time you log on. Static Media uses Log Data to monitor use of the Static Media Websites and the services we offer via the Static Media Websites and for the Static Media Website's technical administration.
Static Media mainly uses "session cookies", which enable certain features of the Static Media Websites and services offered via the Static Media Websites, to better understand how you interact with the Web Site and services we offer via the Static Media Websites, to monitor aggregate usage by our users and web traffic routing on the Static Media Websites, and to improve the Static Media Websites and services offered via the Static Media Websites. Session cookies should be deleted from your computer when you disconnect from or leave the Static Media Websites.
Static Media also uses a persistent cookie on some of the Static Media Websites that stays on your computer for a period of time after you leave the Static Media Websites, for the sole purpose of ensuring that, where rating, voting, or survey functions are available, you do not participate more than once.
Static Media Websites includes advertising from third party advertisers. Static Media does not provide any personally identifiable information to these advertisers.
Our advertising partners may include Facebook and Twitter. Facebook allows its users to control advertising on the Facebook platform. Instructions are here: https://www.facebook.com/help/568137493302217. Twitter allows its users to control advertising and cookie preferences on the Twitter service. Instructions are here: https://help.twitter.com/en/rules-and-policies/twitter-cookies.
To learn more about interest-based advertising or to opt-out of this type of advertising by those third parties that are members of self-regulatory programs such as the Network Advertising Initiative, please visit the NAI's website http://optout.networkadvertising.org/, which will allow you to opt out of Interest-Based Advertising by one, or all, NAI members. Similarly, information regarding opting out of targeted advertising by Digital Advertising Alliance members can be found here: https://optout.aboutads.info.
Most Internet browsers automatically accept cookies. To opt out of receiving cookies from us:
If you choose not to receive tracking pixels, you will need to disable HTML images in your email program and browser, but that may affect images in other emails you receive and the web pages you browse.
Static Media also uses analytics technologies such as Google Analytics, Quantcast and comScore. For Google's privacy practices see www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html and to opt out of data recording and analysis by Google Analytics on the Static Media Websites, see tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout. For Quantcast's privacy practices see www.quantcast.com/privacy , and to opt out of receiving interest-based content and ads enabled by Quantcast, see www.quantcast.com/opt-out. For comScore's privacy practices see www.comscore.com/About-comScore/Privacy-Policy and www.scorecardresearch.com/privacy.aspx , and to opt out of having comScore associate site visits with your browser, see www.scorecardresearch.com/preferences.aspx.
In accordance with the California Consumer Privacy Act legislation, compliance information and any user actions are available here: Addendum A – Special Information Regarding California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA).
Some web browsers may transmit "do not track" signals to the websites and other online services with which the browser communicates. Static Media will treat a “do not track” signal as a request not to track the user for advertising purposes. For more information regarding Do Not Track mechanisms, see allaboutdnt.com.
Further, under the applicable laws of various countries, you may have certain rights concerning your personal data, such as under EU law, the right to access to, rectification or erasure of, and/or restriction of processing or objection to processing of your personal data, and the right to data portability. If you have questions about our collection or processing of your personal data, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Before we process any request, we may request personal information to verify your identity where allowed by law. Where permitted by local law, we may reject requests that are unreasonable or impractical.
If you are a resident in the European Union, you also have the right to at no cost to lodge a complaint with EU data protection authorities. This right may also exist in other countries. If you have questions, please ask the data protection authority in your country.
Static Media cooperates with government and law enforcement officials or private parties, to enforce and comply with the law. Static Media may disclose any information about you to government or law enforcement officials or private parties as Static Media, in its sole discretion, believes necessary or appropriate to respond to claims, legal process (including subpoenas), to protect the property and rights of Static Media or a third party, the safety of the public or any person, to prevent or stop any illegal, unethical, or legally actionable activity, or to comply with the law.
If any or all of the assets of Static Media are acquired by, or merged with another entity, Static Media will share with this entity some or all of the information collected through the Static Media Websites.
Because Static Media does not collect any personally identifiable information from the Static Media Websites, Static Media does not take any specific security measures to protect the information we do collect.
Static Media Websites are not directed to children under 18. If a parent or guardian becomes aware that his or her child has provided Static Media with personally identifiable information without their consent, he or she should contact Static Media at email@example.com. If Static Media becomes aware that a child under 13 has provided Static Media with personally identifiable information, Static Media will remove such information from our files.
Last Update: October 18, 2022