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From time to time, we may ask for data that identifies you, as in user surveys or orders placed through our site. We use this information to operate this site, provide you with the highest quality services and offer you opportunities we think will be of interest.

You also may choose to provide information about yourself by participating in various forums we intend to offer for readers. You should remember that when you yourself voluntarily disclose personal information to other Internet users, such as when you include personal information in a posting to an online discussion forum, that information could be used by others and may result in unsolicited messages or other forms of attention.

slashnews.co.uk uses IP addresses to analyze traffic and administer this site. IP addresses track individual computers and do not contain personally identifiable data. In order to describe our services to prospective partners, advertisers and others, we may disclose user information, but only in a form that does not identify individuals. For example, we might disclose that a certain percentage of our users are female or within a certain age range.

Content

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slashnews.co.uk reserves the right to remove Content that is objectionable to us for any reason. The decision to remove Content is in slashnews.co.uk's sole and final discretion. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, slashnews.co.uk does not assume any responsibility or liability for Content that is generated by third parties or for any failure to or delay in removing such Content.

You are solely responsible for your Content and may be held liable for Content that you post.

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Making unauthorized copies of Content found on slashnews.co.uk may result in the termination of your slashnews.co.uk Account(s), prohibition on use of slashnews.co.uk, and further legal action. Content owners may take criminal or civil action against you for unauthorized use of intellectual property. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless slashnews.co.uk from any unauthorized or illegal conduct by you, or through the use of your Account, on slashnews.co.uk.

E-Commerce

When slashnews.co.uk.com offers items for sale, information is collected to process the orders and is used only in relation to that transaction. It is not sold to other vendors. We also host or provide links to advertisers, sponsors and online stores that sell a variety of goods and services. These vendors may ask you for information, such as your name and credit card number. slashnews.co.uk does not collect, use or disclose this information, nor does it own or control the vendors or have responsibility for transactions made by those merchants. If you would like to know more about the information collected when you participate in e-commerce through this site, please contact the merchants directly.

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Cookies themselves do not contain any personal information, nor does slashnews.co.uk use cookies to collect personal information. In addition to recognizing subscribers, our cookies may sometimes be used to track which parts of our site you have used so that we can better serve you when you return. Advertisers may use cookies to determine or control how many times you see their message or to customize the message you are presented.

Email

slashnews.co.uk will never give your email address to anyone else. We will only send you mail in response to your questions or as part of services for which you have signed up.

Third Party Ad Serving and Sites

slashnews.co.uk works with carefully chosen third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our Web site. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, visit the Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) opt-out page.

slashnews.co.uk collects what is known as "Click Stream Data," which is anonymous and includes a web user's IP address, web pages viewed, date and time of access and responses by a web surfer to an advertisement. For more information about the companies whose ads appear on this site, read the privacy statements for advertising.com, Google, Casale Media, Value Click and Tacoda.

Some of our pages contain links to other sites that may have information practices different from ours. slashnews.co.uk has no control over information that is submitted to, or collected by, these third parties. You should consult the privacy notices of any site you choose to visit.

Disclosing Information to Others

slashnews.co.uk will only disclose personal information when required to do so by law or when we have your explicit permission to do so.