Inc. supports the protection of consumer privacy
on the Internet and the principles of disclosure and fair
information practices. Your online privacy is a priority.
Dallas Electronics respects your privacy choices. If you share
personal information with Dallas Electronics, the information
will be treated according to this policy. The Dallas Electronics
and those of all web sites you visit. Below is a summary of
and uses of personal information provided to Dallas Electronics.
personal information is used in the following ways:
IDs and Passwords. Provides you with access to your
profile areas and to protected content. Customer Feedback,
Surveys and Support. Provides a mechanism for requesting or
providing information to Dallas Electronics. Also used to
inform Dallas Electronics how products and services can be
improved. E-mail Correspondence. Used to raise and respond
to issues and inquiries of all types. Also used to distribute
information about Dallas Electronics contract assembly services.
Dallas Electronics will not change the way your personal information
is used without your consent.
Measures. Dallas Electronics protects the personal
information you make available to us. Access to your personal
information is provided only to those Dallas Electronics employees
who need it in the course of their job. From time to time
authorized third parties may need access to some of your personal
information. For example, if Dallas Electronics ships something
to you, it is necessary to provide your name and address to
a shipping company. We strictly limit third party access and
use of your personal information. We do not otherwise share
your personal information with third parties, unless you have
granted us permission to do so.
Firewall. Dallas Electronics has security measures
in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the
information under Dallas Electronics control. The Dallas Electronics
web site is run on servers located in a secure location and
locked in a rack. Host staff is onsite 24 hours a day, monitoring
equipment and services.
of Data Cookies. Cookies are small (1KB) data entries
commonly sent from a web server to a special file on your
computer. It contains the name of the site you visited and
information about the choices you made while you were there.
If you return to that site, the server requests data back
from the cookie. The Dallas Electronics web site uses "cookies."
Cookies help Dallas Electronics provide a better user experience
by measuring which web site areas are of greatest interest.
on-line programs. In this situation, a cookie will store useful
information that enables the Dallas Electronics web site to
remember you when you return. Dallas Electronics can only
read cookies placed by the Dallas Electronics web server.
You can choose to disable cookies in your browser if you so
Personal Information. If you have submitted personal
information while visiting the Dallas Electronics web site,
it is your responsibility to make sure your personal information
is correct in our systems. Please notify us of changes to
your name, address, title, telephone number or e-mail address.
In most cases the web site will facilitate updating your personal
information via an "Update Subscription" link.
Out and Unsubscribe. We provide users the opportunity
to opt out of receiving any further communications from Dallas
Electronics when they receive distributions via e-mail. At
the end of each email message, instructions on how to unsubscribe
and be removed from the mailing list database are included.
Dallas Electronics also gives users the option of contacting
Dallas Electronics at any time to remove their information
from our database or to stop receiving future electronic distributions.
Electronics Internet Protocol Reporting. Dallas Electronics
uses your IP (Internet Protocol) address to monitor web site
traffic and to help diagnose problems with our server. We
do not use IP addresses to personally identify users. Dallas
Electronics does use a log file of IP addresses to determine
which areas of our site visitors like based on the volume
of traffic and on aggregate geographic data. This information
is used to better prepare future site content and design based
on the interests of users.
to Other Sites. The Dallas Electronics web site contains
links to other industry web sites of interest to our customers
and visitors. Dallas Electronics is not responsible for the
privacy practices or the content of other web sites or servers.
Dallas Electronics encourages you to review the privacy policies
posted on these (and all) web sites you visit.
Enter and Win Contests and Promotions. When
you enter or participate in a Dallas Electronics sponsored
on-line contest, we ask for contact information. For example:
name, address, telephone number, e-mail address. Information
requested will vary depending upon the contest. We will not
share any of your personal information with any third parties,
unless required by law, without your consent. Contest participants
must be 18 years of age or older.
Privacy. The Dallas Electronics web site complies
with general industry guidelines that promote fair information
practices and protect children. We do not collect contact
information from children. Nor do we entice children -- by
the prospect of a special game, prize or other activity --
to divulge any information. Dallas Electronics does not knowingly
collect contact information from anyone under the age of 18.
If Dallas Electronics learns that the company has obtained
personal information on a child under the age of 18, the information
will be deleted from the database. Dallas Electronics web
site visitors must be at least 18 years old to participate
in any Dallas Electronics sponsored on-line contests or giveaways.
Electronics encourages parents to participate actively
in their children’s Internet experience. Tips for
parents to help make a child's online experience safer:
Instruct children never to submit personal information online,
unless supervised by a parent or responsible adult. Be aware
of the sites your children are visiting and which sites are
appropriate. Locate and read web site privacy statements.
Know how your child's information is used.