*Automatically Collected Information
Whenever you interact with us, we will receive and compile the given information. For example, like many other sites, we use "cookies". When your Internet browser visits harddiskdirect.com, we will collect some information. (Please refer to the sample of Information Collecting Process stated at the end of this policy) Many companies provide you with the technology that can help you to visit the website anonymously. Although under this condition we can’t offer you the individualized experience on our website as your ID is unidentified, we still like to remind you of the existence of these technologies.
In order to help us making the E-mail more useful and interesting, when you open the email from harddiskdirect.com, we will often receive a mail confirming you having read the delivered email. (If your computer supports this function) we will also make the comparison between our customer list and other companies’ in order to avoid the junk messages.
*Information from Other Resources:
We may collect your information for other resources and add it into our customer database (Please refer to the sample of Information Collecting Process stated at the end of this policy)
Cookies can be defined as a kind of discriminating symbols consisting of letters and numbers read-in your computer hard disk by us through your internet browser so that our system will identify your browser during your visit and display the characteristics and quantity of items in your shopping cart. The help function of tool bar on your browser will tell you how to prevent the browser from installing new cookies and inform you when the browser installing a new cookie or shut down the cookies totally. Besides, you can close or cancel the alike data of browser add-ons like Flash cookies by changing its setting or visiting other manufactures’ websites. However, cookies can help you to make most use of the best special services from harddiskdirect.com, so we recommend you to set up an open status for this program.
*The Information from Other Sources
The examples of the information we get from other resources containing the dispatching and address information we get from our forwarder or other third party, which can correct our record and make it easy to deliver your next order and contact you. Account information, purchasing or returning information, searching keywords and results given by our affiliated enterprises’ service, page browsing information gotten from our cooperative enterprises, searching result and links, including not-for-free searching list. The information you can get easily from harddiskdirect.com containing the latest order information, identifiable personal information (including name, email address, password, directory inquiries etc.), payment settings (including credit card details) and so on. For any further questions or queries, please contact us by phone or email.