Privacy and Cookies Policy

Privacy policy

This site (decodexlab.com and all its sub-directories and sub-domains) collects some personal data of users automatically and/or sending them explicitly by the user. Personal data collected independently or through third parties may include cookies, usage data, name, last name and email.
Other personal data collected may be indicated in other sections of this policy or by informative texts displayed while collecting the data.
Personal data can be sent explicitly by the user, or collected automatically when using the site. Any use of cookies or other tracking tools by this site or the third party services used, unless otherwise specified, has the purpose of identifying the user and registering their preferences for purposes strictly related to delivery of the service requested by the user, as specified further below.
You are responsible for the personal data of third parties that are published or shared through this site and warrant that you have the right to disclose or distribute them by releasing the holder from any liability to third parties.

Indipendently collected personal data, where possible, will not be stored in any way, or in any case for the time strictly necessary for completing the service and will only serve to provide the requested service.
Among these are the data sent through the contact form, which will only be used to contact the user and deleted immediately afterwards.

The comment services are managed and delivered through a third-party platform: Disqus. Users are responsible for the content of their comments.
For all information regarding the acquisition and management of personal data please refer to the Disqus privacy policy.

Third-party services could be used to view user avatars, for example Gravatar. These could track the user through the avatar in the various sites where it is used.
For all information regarding the acquisition and management of personal data please refer to the privacy policies of each service.
Gravatar privacy policy.

Any ads displayed through banners in various graphic forms and/or links are managed by the third-party platforms listed below: Google AdSense.
Click on the advertising links or banners posted on this site are tracked by the third-party services listed and shared with the site.
For all information regarding the acquisition and management of personal data please refer to the privacy policies of each service.
Google AdSense privacy policy.

Statistic data is collected, monitored and analyzed in aggregate and, where possible, in anonymous terms. These data can be collected in a stand-alone form using the tools provided by the platform (WordPress) or through third-party services. Third party services may use your personal data to contextualize and customize ads on its advertising network.
The third-party platform used here is Google Analytics.
For all information regarding the acquisition and management of personal data, please refer to the Google Analytics privacy policy.

For the interactions with social networks or other platforms are used the tools provided directly by these or through third-party add-ons such as banners, share and/or opinion buttons and widgets. The interactions and the information captured are in any case subject to the user’s privacy settings for each social network.
If a social networking service is installed, it is possible that even if users do not use the service, it may collect traffic data for the pages in which they are installed.
For all information regarding the acquisition and management of personal data please refer to the privacy policies of each service.
Facebook privacy policy.
Twitter privacy policy.
Google+ privacy policy.

Third-party platforms may be used to display content on this site. If a service of this type is used, it is possible that even if users do not use the service, it may collect traffic data for the pages in which it is installed.
For all information regarding the acquisition and management of personal data please refer to the privacy policies of each service.
YouTube privacy policy.

Spam protection could use automated methods provided by the installed platform (WordPress) or external services such as Akismet and Google reCaptcha. These could collect personal information from users.
For all information regarding the acquisition and management of personal data please refer to the privacy policies of each service.
Akismet privacy policy.
Google reCaptcha privacy policy.

Extendend cookie policy

Cookies are used to deliver the service and to use the site’s content.
Cookies are small files downloaded and stored on your computer through the browser automatically and/or following user consent to improve usage experience. For more information about cookies, refer to its Wikipedia article.
The following information will also show you how to prevent cookies from being stored, however, this may hinder the correct viewing of content or the use of the services.

Cookies are used for different purposes, have different features and can be used both by the site and by third parties. The site uses or can use, even in combination, the following categories of cookies:

  • Session or permanent cookies
  • Technical, profiling or aggregate statistics cookies
  • First-party cookies or third-party cookies

Session and permanent cookies
Cookies may expire at the end of a browser session (the period between the opening of a browser window by the user and its closing) or can be stored for a longer period of time. Session cookies are the ones that allow websites to link a user’s actions during a browser session. Session cookies expire when the browser session ends. Permanent cookies are stored on a user’s device between browser sessions for variable time periods, and allow to store your preferences or actions from a web site.

Technical, profiling and aggregate statistic cookies
Technical cookies are those used by the site owner for the sole purpose of transmitting a communication on an electronic communications network, or to the extent strictly necessary for the service provider of the information explicitly required by the user to provide such service.
Profiling cookies are designed to create user-related profiles and are used to send advertisements in line with the preferences displayed by the same in the context of network browsing.
Aggregate statistic cookies are those used for aggregate tracking and analysis to optimize and improve user navigation experience.

First-party cookies and third-party cookies
A cookie is “first-party cookie” or “third-party cookie” according to the website or domain from which it comes.
First-party cookies are essentially cookies that are set up and/or managed directly from the site.
Third-party cookies are cookies set by a different domain than that visited by the user.

FIRST-PARTY COOKIES

The site uses technical cookies.
Technical cookies can be subdivided into the following subcategories:

  • navigation cookies, by which we can save your navigation preferences and possibly optimize your user’s navigation experience;
  • analytics cookie, including third parties, through which we acquire statistical information about how users navigate. This information is processed in aggregate and anonymous form;
  • feature cookies, including third-party, used to activate specific features of this site and necessary to deliver or improve the service.

 

OTHER COOKIE TYPES OR TOOLS OF THIRD PARTS

Some of the services listed below, based on the functionality offered to users, focused on the use of third-party cookies, may not require user consent.
For detailed information, please refer to the respective privacy policies of the listed services, where you will be able to receive information about the treatment and give your consent to it.

Comment on content: Disqus.
Privacy policy, Opt-out.

Viewing user avatars: Gravatar.
Gravatar privacy policy.

Interaction with social networks and external platforms: Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus.
Facebook privacy policy.
Twitter privacy policy.
Google+ privacy policy.

Advertising: Google AdSense.
Privacy policy, Opt-out.

Statistics: Google Analytics.
Privacy policy, Opt-out.

Viewing content from external platforms: YouTube.
Privacy policy.

Spam protection: Akismet, Google reCaptcha.
Akismet privacy policy.
Google reCaptcha privacy policy.

Check your cookies installation
In addition to what is stated in this policy, the user can manage cookie preferences directly within their browser and prevent, for example, that third parties can install them. You can also delete cookies that you have installed in the past, including the cookie where consent to install cookies from this site may be saved. Note that by disabling all cookies, the working of this site may be compromised. You can find information on how to manage cookies in your browser at the following links: Google ChromeMozilla FirefoxApple Safari and Microsoft Windows Explorer.
In the case of services provided by third parties, the user may also exercise his right to oppose the tracking by informing himself on the third party privacy policy, through the opt-out link provided in this policy or by directly contact the third party.
You can also use Your Online Choices. Through this service, you can manage tracking preferences for most of advertising tools.

More information about the processing of personal data

On user request, in addition to the information contained in this policy, this site may provide additional and contextual information regarding specific services, or the collection and processing of personal data. More information may be required through the available contact options.

This policy may be changed, integrated and/or changed at any time by giving users notice on this page. Please check this page often, taking as reference the date of last change shown at the bottom. In case of non-acceptance of the changes made to this policy, the user is bound to stop using this site.

For working and maintenance purposes, this site, hosting provider, and any third party services used, may collect system logs, ie files that record interactions and may also contain personal data, such as the user’s IP address.

The connection to the site is done through a secure protocol (https) in a secure way, so you can check by the presence of the padlock icon, displayed by the browser beside the url. Data transmitted to and from the client is then encrypted, guaranteeing the utmost protection of information and data transmitted. The same could not be guaranteed for third-party services used, as they could establish their own connection, even unprotected.

This policy is written in compliance with the obligations of the regulations in force, regarding the protection of privacy and the use of cookies.

 

Last change: 08/11/2017