EFFECTIVE DATE : - 1ST JULY 2018
We respect the privacy of users of our Service and visitors of our Site (“you”) and we are committed to protecting your online privacy.
As the operator of the THE MINERS website (https://theminers.co/) (Website), our company (Company, we or us) is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. The data controller is the Company.
This policy (together with our Website Terms of Service and any other documents referred to herein) sets out the basis on which any personal information we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us.
Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal information and how we will treat it. By visiting the Website you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this policy.
A. Information Collection
We use your Personal Data for providing and improving our hosted blockchain and mining services (the “Service”) and improving your experience of the Site. “Personal Data” means any information relating to an identified or identifiable person. We collect information you provide us when creating an account for the Service. We also use various technologies to collect and store information, including cookies, pixel tags, local storage, such as browser web storage or application data caches, databases, and server logs.
1. INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE US
1.1. Account Creation Information
When you sign up for the Service or create an account on the Site, we collect and use the Personal Data you provide to us such as your name, email address, or billing information, credit card information, cryptocurrency wallet address, IP address, or other data that can be reasonably linked to such information by The miners, such as information we associate with your The miners Account and the Service provided to you. You will also be asked to choose a unique username and a password in order to sign up for the Service, which information will be used solely for the purpose of providing access to your user account. Upon signing up, you will have the option of securing your account by enabling the Google Authentication on Settings page. For account or password recoveries, you will be able to enter recovery email on the Settings page.
1.2. Log Information
The miners collects information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Site and log into your account (“Log Data”). This Log Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics. In addition, we may use third-party services such as Google Analytics that collect, monitor and analyze this type of information in order to increase our Service’s functionality.
These third-party service providers have their own privacy policies addressing how they use such information. These third-party service providers have limited access only to your Personal Data necessary to perform the tasks for which they were engaged for our behalf and are contractually bound to protect and use it only for the purposes for which it was disclosed.
2. INFORMATION WE COLLECT ABOUT YOU
2.1. Cookies and other tracking technologies
Cookies contain a small amount of information that allows our web servers to recognize you. We gather certain information automatically and store information in log files to record your preferences. We may collect certain information automatically from your device, such as the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet, your login information, browser type, version time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system and platform, information about your visit, including the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL), clickstream to, through and from our Website (including date and time), information you viewed or searched for, page response times, download errors, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouseovers).
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. If you disable cookies off, some features may be disabled It won't affect the users experience that make your site experience more efficient and some of our services will not function properly. However, you can still place orders.
2.2 Usage of our Services
When you use our Services, we may collect information about your engagement with and utilization of our Services, such as processor and memory usage, storage capacity, navigation of our Services, and system-level metrics. We use this data to operate the Services, maintain and improve the performance and utilization of the Services, develop new features, protect the security and safety of our Services and our customers, and provide customer support. We also use this data to develop aggregate analysis and business intelligence that enable us to operate, protect, make informed decisions, and report on the performance of our business.
B. Compliance with Laws
- We will disclose your Personal Data where required to do so by law or subpoena or if we believe that such action is necessary to comply with the law and the reasonable requests of law enforcement or to protect the as is set forth in the General Data Protection Act.
1. International Data Transfers
C. Security Information :
The miners has adopted reasonably designed industry appropriate data collection, storage, and processing practices and security measures, as well as physical security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your Personal Data, username, password, transaction information and data stored in your user account. Our employees are restricted from accessing user’s names and email addresses on a need to know basis. The security of Personal Data is important to us, but we remind users that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use effective measures and tools for protection of your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee 100% security and protection of such information.
D. We do not:
Sell or trade personal data;
Transfer personal data to a third country or international organisation;
Make decision based solely on automated processing, including profiling.
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F. CHILDREN PRIVACY
We do not knowingly collect or maintain personal data on our Website from persons under 18 years of age, and no part of our Website is directed to persons under 18 years of age. If you are under 18 years of age, then please do not use or access this Website at any time or in any manner.
We will take appropriate steps to delete any personal data of persons less than 18 years of age that has been collected on our Website without verified parental consent upon learning of the existence of such personal data.
G. WHERE WE STORE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
All information you provide us with is stored on our providers' cloud-servers.
H. LENGTH OF STORAGE OF YOUR INFORMATION
We store the information we collect about you for as long as is necessary for the purposes for which we originally collected it, unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by applicable law.
I. Changes to your Personal Data
Users may subscribe to our Newsletter through the Site to receive information about the Service and new service offerings. To receive our Newsletter, users must provide a valid email address and will, in turn, receive a confirmation email for the user to verify and authorize use of the email address as a recipient of the Newsletter.
K. How to Contact Us