Data Protection Policy


The protection of your data is very important to us. This data protection policy applies to the blog https://blog.plustek.com/, as well as its subpages.

We have implemented technical and organisational measures to ensure the highest possible level of security for the personal data processed via this blog. Nevertheless, the transmission of data via the Internet can present security risks and thus, absolute and general protection cannot be guaranteed by us. Of course, you are free to submit your personal data to us in other ways or by other technical means, such as by telephone.

Personal Data

You can visit this blog at any time without providing or leaving any personal information about yourself. However, if you leave comments, fill in the Contact Us form, or sign in for a campaign on this blog, the processing of personal data may become necessary. If no legal basis exists here, we will obtain the consent of the data subject.

The processing of personal data of a data subject, such as his / her first and last name, e-mail address, takes place at Plustek in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

General Data and Information

This site also collects the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection. An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website. These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

We use embedded videos and content from YouTube on this blog. YouTube’s operating company is YouTube LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. YouTube LLC is a subsidiary of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Pkwy, Mountain View, CA 94043-1351, USA. When accessing a page incorporating a YouTube video, the Internet browser used will automatically be prompted to download the content of the corresponding YouTube video from the YouTube platform. If you are logged into YouTube at this time, or are already logged into the YouTube platform, YouTube and Google will be aware of the specific subpage of this blog you are visiting. This information is collected by YouTube and Google and associated with the corresponding YouTube account. This happens regardless of whether the embedded video is clicked or not. If you wish to object to the transfer of this information or prevent it from happening, you must log out of your YouTube account before visiting our websites. For more information about the collection, processing and use of personal data, please read the data protection policies of YouTube and Google:
https://policies.google.com/privacy.

Website analysis and use of cookies

In order to make your visit to this blog attractive and to enable the use of certain functions, we use so-called cookies. For example, we use cookies to statistically record the viewing of pages and posts on this blog, so as to display content attractively and to continually optimize this blog to make this blog more interesting to you.

When you first visit this blog, we inform you about the use of cookies. Here, you can choose whether you agree to the use of cookies or not. In addition, you can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and individually decide on their acceptance or exclusion for specific cases or in general, and enable the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. Failure to accept cookies may limit the functionality of this blog.

How to contact us for privacy-specific concerns

For any further information or explanations, please contact Plustek Inc., 13F-1, No. 3, Yuan Qu Street, Taipei, Taiwan, R.O.C., or send an e-mail to marcom@plustek.com.

Changes to this data protection policy

We reserve the right to update this data protection policy from time to time. If you continue to use this blog and services after you have been clearly informed about the updated data protection policy, you agree to accept and be bound by the updated terms.

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