The website www.comcastro.com (“COMCASTRO”) provides news and entertainment on a wide variety of topics including, but not limited to, philosophy, gadgets, politics, comedy, video games, comic books, food, music, entertainment, business, DIY, and movies. The website is currently located at http://www.comcastro.com and email newsletters are also offered (collectively known as the “Site” or “COMCASTRO”). COMCASTRO is strongly committed to protecting the privacy of your personal information, and providing a safe and secure environment for our users.
Please note that the Policy applies only to the Site, and not to other websites to which we link, or to advertisers on the Site. Your use of the Site is governed by COMCASTRO’s Terms of Service and by other published rules pertaining to particular products and services offered throughout the Site.
Comcastro, LLC, is a Georgia LLC. COMCASTRO is not intended to subject us to the laws or jurisdiction of any state, country or territory other than that of the State of Georgia, United States. Please note that we do not represent or warrant that COMCASTRO is appropriate for use in any particular jurisdiction. Those who choose to access the Site do so at their own initiative and are responsible for complying with all local laws, rules and regulations.
The Information We Gather
Personal information about children is a concern for all of us. At COMCASTRO, we take the protection of children’s privacy very seriously. COMCASTRO does not encourage participation or visitation by children. The Site is not directed toward anyone under the age of eighteen (18) years of age. COMCASTRO does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under eighteen (18) years of age. If you are under eighteen (18) years of age, you should not provide any Personally Identifiable Information through the Site. Children under the age of eighteen (18) are allowed to sign up for any newsletter topic, but are not allowed to fully register to the Site with Personally Identifiable Information including, but not limited to phone number and postal address. The subscription of any person under the age of eighteen (18) will not be processed, however the child will still be eligible to receive email newsletters and advertisements delivered to the email address that was provided at the time of signup.
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When you engage in an ecommerce transaction on the Site you may be asked to provide credit card information and other Personally Identifiable Information in order to complete the transaction.
COMCASTRO offers electronic newsletters on a variety of topics. If you subscribe to any of these newsletters, you will be required to provide a valid email address as well as any other information that is relevant to the delivery of the newsletter (e.g., certain newsletters may require you to provide your birthday, or gender, but my also require postal address, phone number or any other information asked for at the time of registering for the newsletter). If you would like to unsubscribe to any of our newsletters or choose not to receive special offers from COMCASTRO, please refer to the instructions in the newsletters or special offer e-mails that you are receiving from us. Alternatively, you may send us mail at the following address:
426 Marietta St NW #310
Atlanta, Georgia 30313
Like many other Web sites, COMCASTRO makes use of log files. These files log visits to the site, a standard procedure for hosting companies and hosting services as they track analytics. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. This information is used to analyze trends, administer the site, track users’ movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.
Site Signups or Registration
In order to use many Site features, tools and services, we may ask you to register to become a member. During this registration process, we may ask you for Personally Identifiable Information. In addition, you may choose to provide COMCASTRO with additional information including but not limited to marital status, household income, education and employment status where applicable.
Survey and Polls
From time to time, COMCASTRO may offer online surveys and questionnaires that ask users for opinions on various issues and/or other information. Occasionally, we may request demographic information including but not limited to (zip code, age and gender) when you answer a survey. Such surveys are completely voluntary.
Sweepstakes and Contests
We regularly operate sweepstakes, contests and giveaways throughout the COMCASTRO website and email newsletters. We typically ask you for your email address and/or phone number (to notify you in the event that you have won, or not). We may also require first and last names, post office addresses, gender and date of birth in order to verify the entrant’s identity. In some situations, we need additional information as part of the entry process, such as a prize selection choice.
User Comments and Reviews
We provide a service that allows users to add their own reviews or comments to our content. Please note that the reviews or any other information you provide that is placed on the Site will be available for any user to read, and is therefore no longer private. COMCASTRO owns the rights to this content and reserves the right to publish such reviews in other media formats, in its sole discretion.
The Site uses reasonable security methods to protect the data that resides on our servers. However, no security system is impenetrable. COMCASTRO cannot warrant or guarantee the security of its servers, nor can it guarantee that information that users supply will not be intercepted while being transmitted to COMCASTRO over the Internet. If we ever ask users to enter credit card numbers, then that information shall always be encrypted.
How We Use the Information That We Gather
COMCASTRO uses information obtained from users as stated in this Policy. COMCASTRO does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or non-affiliated companies except to provide products or services you have requested, when we have your permission, or under the following circumstances:
We provide the information to COMCASTRO’s partners who work on behalf of or with COMCASTRO under confidentiality agreements. These companies may use your personal information to help COMCASTRO or its partners to communicate with you about offers from COMCASTRO and our marketing partners. In some cases, users will need to unsubscribe from different lists to no longer be contacted. However, these companies have on a case by case basis an independent right to share this information with other parties;
We respond to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims;
To manage how COMCASTRO can communicate with you, please visit http://www.comcastro.com.
Co-Branded and Other Affiliated Sites
Certain information or services offered or provided on or through the Site from time to time may be provided on or through other sites operated by or in conjunction with third party providers (“Partners”). These sites may have the same “look and feel” of the Site, and are often cobranded, such that a Partner’s logo or name may appear on the site, or the Partner’s name may appear in the URL. Aggregate or personally identifiable information collected about you on these sites may be shared by COMCASTRO with that Partner. A Partner will not rent, sell, or disclose any of your personally identifiable information to third parties unless you consent to its doing so, for example, by opting-in while on a particular site to receive information or offers from a Partner’s affiliates, partners, or other third parties.
Disclosure of Personal Information in the Event of a Merger or Sale of Assets
COMCASTRO, or its related entities, could merge with or be acquired by another business entity, or all or substantially all of their respective assets could be acquired. Should such a combination, acquisition or transaction occur, you should expect that COMCASTRO would share some or all of your personal information with the acquiring or merged entity to continue serving you and other users of the Site.
Third Party Links, Advertisers, and Member Websites
In addition, the Site may provide links to other Internet websites or resources (“Linked Sites”). COMCASTRO neither controls nor endorses such Linked Sites nor have we reviewed or approved any content that appears on such Linked Sites. You acknowledge and agree that COMCASTRO is not responsible for the legality, accuracy or inappropriate nature of any content, advertising, products or other materials on or available from such Linked Sites. You further acknowledge and agree that COMCASTRO shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods, and services available on or through any such Linked Site.
The information contained in this website is for general information and entertainment purposes only. The information is provided by Comcastro, LLC, and while we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.
In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website.
Through this website you are able to link to other websites which are not under the control of Comcastro, LLC. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them.
Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, Comcastro, LLC, takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.
The opinions expressed on this website, on the podcast, on social media, and in the media in general are those of the authors, hosts, and guests and do not necessarily reflect the positions of Comcastro, LLC.