CHANNEL1.IN recognises the importance of maintaining your privacy. We value your privacy and appreciate your trust in us. This Policy describes how we treat user information we collect on www.channel1.in and other offline sources.
By submitting your personal data to us, you will be treated as having given your permission – where necessary and appropriate – for disclosures referred to in this policy.
With a view to offer most enriching and holistic internet experience to it’s users CHANNEL 1 (A unit of Innov8 Media Ventures) offers a vast repository of Online Sites and variety of community services. You may read ‘About Us’ to know more about CHANNEL 1 (A unit of Innov8 Media Ventures) .
Personal Information that you Give Us
Registration for the CHANNEL 1 (A unit of Innov8 Media Ventures) Services may require that you supply certain personal information, including a unique email address and demographic information (Pin code, age, sex, job industry and job title) to register.
Our web servers automatically collect limited information about your computer’s connection to the Internet, including your IP address, when you visit our site. (Your IP address is a number that lets computers attached to the Internet know where to send your data — such as the web pages you view.) Your IP address does not identify you personally. We use this information to deliver our web pages to you upon request, to tailor our site to the interests of our users, to measure traffic within our site and let advertisers know the geographic locations from where our visitors come.
We collect information in different ways
We collect information directly from you.We collect information directly from you when you register with us. We also collect information if you post a comment on our websites or ask us a question through phone or email.
We collect information from you passively. We use tracking tools like Google Analytics, Google Search Console, browser cookies and web beacons for collecting information about your usage of our website.
Device Information. We may collect non-personal information about the computer, mobile device or other device you use to access the CHANNEL 1 Services, such as IP address, geolocation information, unique device identifiers, browser type, browser language and other transactional information.
Purpose of collection of your Data or what do we do with the information we gather about you.
Provide the Services You Request
We use the information we gather about you to enable your use of the CHANNEL 1 Services and fulfill your requests for certain products and services, such as sending out electronic newsletters and enabling you to participate in polls and contests.
We perform statistical, demographic and marketing analyses of users of the CHANNEL 1 Services, and their subscribing patterns, for product development purposes and to generally inform advertisers about the nature of our subscriber base.
We use information to improve our services. We may use the information to customize the website according to your interests.
We use information for security purposes. We may use information to protect our company, our visitors, or our websites.
Channel1.in offers several email newsletters on subscription based. If you no longer wish to receive a specific newsletter, follow the “unsubscribe” instructions located near the bottom of each newsletter.
To improve the responsiveness of the site for our users, we may use “cookies”, or similar electronic tools to collect information to assign each visitor a unique, random number to understand the user’s individual interests using the Identified Computer. Unless you voluntarily identify yourself (through registration, for example), we will have no way of knowing who you are, even if we assign a cookie to your computer.
The only personal information a cookie can contain is information you supply (an example of this is when you ask for our Personalised Horoscope). A cookie cannot read data off your hard drive. Our advertisers may also assign their own cookies to your browser (if you click on their ads), a process that we do not control.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
Links to other websites
All information gathered on CHANNEL 1 is securely stored within the CHANNEL 1 controlled database. The database is stored on servers secured behind a firewall; access to the servers is password-protected and is strictly limited. However, as effective as our security measures are, no security system is impenetrable. We cannot guarantee the security of our database, nor can we guarantee that information you supply will not be intercepted while being transmitted to us over the Internet. And, of course, any information you include in a posting to the discussion areas is available to anyone with Internet access.
Change to this Policy
Collection of Information by Third-Party Sites and Sponsors
When we present information to our advertisers to help them understand our audience and confirm the value of advertising on our website. It is usually in the form of aggregated statistics on traffic to various pages within our site. When you register with Channel 1, we contact you from time to time about updation of your content to provide the users such features that we believe may benefit you.
We use 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.