Data contained in log files at the time of visiting the site – such as IP (internet protocol) address, ISP (internet service provider including AOL or Shaw Cable), the web browser used, pages visited, is collected much like other websites.
Cookies and Web Beacons
BambooPillows.net uses third party advertising for support and information for geo-targeting, wherein ads are targeted basis of sites visited. Advertisers access information like your IP address, ISP, the browser used, and if you have Flash installed. This information about your preferences is stored in Cookies and appears as a pop up when a particular site or forums are visited.
Google AdSense and the DoubleClick DART Cookies
BambooPillows.net uses DART/Amazon.com cookies for ad serving through Google’s DoubleClick/Amazon.com whereby a cookie is placed on the computer when you visit a site through DoubleClick/Amazon.com advertising. You will then see ads specific to your interests with this cookie. For instance, if you search information about a particular product, the cookies will display ads related to your search. DART/Amazon.com uses “Non-personally identifiable information”, meaning your personal information such as email, address, phone number, credit card and bank details, social security number etc. isn’t traced. And you can always opt out if you need to protect the privacy of your information. You can visit http://www.doubleclick.com/privacy/dart_adserving.aspx and http://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html?ie=UTF8&nodeId=468496 to opt out of ad serving on sites and this type of advertising.
You can use options in Norton Internet Security or your browser settings to disable or selectively turn off third party cookies. However, interaction on our site and others can be affected if you disable third party cookies other than issues like inability to login on forums.
Deleting of cookies doesn’t ensure opting out of advertising programs entirely. A new cookie is added when you visit the next site that has any advertisement if you do not select settings that disallow cookies.
Personal information collection
Visiting BambooPillows.net logs information including IP address, time, and date of access, which is only used to analyze trends and collate demographic information for internal purposes like tracking user movement and administering the site. IP addresses are not linked to any personally identifiable information to protect your privacy.
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