Privacy Policy

Who we are

LazyTech is a deals and price comparison aggregator, a personal blog with articles and tutorials, as well as a portfolio.

Our website address is: homebrewgr.info

1. Privacy and data protection

Data is a requirement, and must be collected and processed only when absolutely necessary. We hate spam as much as you!

We will never sell, rent or distribute in any other way or disclose your personal information.

2. Relevant legislation

Along with our business and internal IT systems, this site is designed to comply with the the international legislation on data protection and privacy of users:

3. Personal information collected by this site and why we collect it

This site collects and uses personal information for the following reasons:

3.1 Tracking Website Traffic

Like most sites, we also use Google Analytics (GA) to track user activity. We use this data to determine the number of people who use our site to better understand how they find and use our web pages and to see their course on the site.

Although GA records data such as your geographic location, your device, your web browser, and your operating system, none of this information makes you personally known to us. GA also records your computer's IP address, which could be used to identify you, but Google does not provide access to it. We consider Google as a third data processing medium.

GA uses cookies, details of which you can find in Google's developer guides. For your information, our site uses GA's analytics.js application.

Disabling cookies on your browser will prevent GA from tracking any part of your visit to pages within that site.

3.2 Contact form and newsletters

If you choose to contact us using the contact form, none of the data you provide will be stored from this site.

3.3 Electronic newsletter

If you choose to submit in the system for getting info for new articles, price changes or any other information on our website, only the submitted e-mail address will be stored in the database on this site.

Your email address will remain in the database until you explicitly request it to be removed from the list. You can do this by using the delete link contained in all the email we send you.

If you are under 16, you **MUST** have your parents' consent before signing up for our email newsletter.

As long as your email address remains in the database, you will receive newsletters from us every time we post a new article or a price changed.

3.4 Comments

We use Disqus for comments.

In the comment form, you will be asked to add a name, email and website (if you have one). These are maintained on Disqus server and is being used to identify who you are. See and Section 9.

See the Disqus privacy policy here: https://blog.disqus.com/update-on-privacy-and-gdpr-compliance

3.5 Multimedia

If you upload an image to our site (via comments), you should avoid uploading it with built-in location data (EXIF GPS). Site visitors can download the image and find your location from this data.

3.6 Google Adsense

Google, as a third-party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on our site. The use of the DART cookie by Google allows it to display ads to our users based on past visits to our site and other websites on the Internet. Users can opt out of using the DART cookie by going to the Google Advertising and Content Network privacy policy.

We have implemented the following:

  • Remarketing with Google AdSense
  • Google Display Network display report
  • Demographics and interest reporting
  • Integrate DoubleClick platform

We, together with third-party vendors such as Google, use first-party cookies (such as Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third party identifiers together to gather data about user interactions with ad impressions and other advertising service features that are relevant to our site.

Exclusion:
Users can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ads Settings page. Alternatively, you can opt out of the personalized ad by visiting https://www.google.com/settings/ads.

3.7 Detailed Information

See at the section 12. more information about data collection by this site.

4. How we store your personal information

As described in detail in Section 3 above, some personal information of you will be stored in the database of this site. This data is stored in pseudonymous form, ie data requires additional processing using a separately stored 'key' before it can be used to identify a person.

Pseudonymization is a GDPR requirement that we have implemented on this site.

5. Cookies

We use a cookie to personalize content and ads, provide social media features, and analyze our traffic. In addition, we share information about how you use our site with social media, advertising, and analytics partners who may be able to combine them with other information that you have given or collected in connection with your use of the services their.

Cookies are small text files used by websites to make the user experience more efficient.

The law states that we can store cookies on your device if it is absolutely necessary for the operation of this site. For all other types of cookies, we need your license.

For your simple browsing of our site pages, no personal information is collected.

If you leave a comment on our article or page, you will be asked to enter a name, your email, and your website address. These will also be stored in cookies. This is done for your convenience so that you are not asked to repeat this process again. These cookies are kept for one year.

If you are a member on our site and log in, we will store a temporary cookie to see if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie does not contain personal data and it deleted when you close your browser.

If you add or edit an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie does not include any personal data and only contains the article ID you have edited. This cookie will be deleted after one (1) day.

6. Integrate content from other websites

Articles on this site may include content from third-party sites (e.g., videos, images, files, etc.). This content behaves the same as if you visited the other site.

These sites can collect your data, use cookies or services to monitor user activity, including tracking interaction with embedded content.

7. About the server of this site

All web traffic (file transfer) between this site and your browser is encrypted and transferred through the HTTPS protocol.

8. Our third-party data processors

We use a number of third parties to process personal data for us. These entities have been carefully selected and all comply with the legislation set out in Section 2. All three (3) entities are based in the US and are in agreement with the EU-U.S Privacy Shield.

9. How long do we maintain your data?

If you add a comment to our articles, your comment and data remain forever. This is so to recognize and approve your next comments automatically instead of keeping them in check.

For those users who join our site, we also maintain the personal information they provide from their profile. All users can view, edit, or delete their personal information (other than the nickname they gave when registering). Site administrators can also view and edit the data of all users.

10. Violations of data

We will report any unlawful violation of the database of this site to anyone and as well as to the authorities within 72 hours of the violation if it is obvious that the personal data that is stored in recognizable form, have been stolen.

11. Changes to our privacy policy

This privacy policy may change from time to time according to legislation or developments in the industry. We will not explicitly notify our customers or users of our site about these changes. Instead, we encourage you to occasionally review this page for any policy changes.

12. Detailed Cookie info

Activity Log

Data Used: To deliver this functionality and record activities around site management, the following information is captured: user email address, user role, user login, user display name, user IDs, the activity to be recorded, and the timestamp of the activity. Some activities may also include the user’s IP address (login attempts, for example) and user agent.

Activity Tracked: Login attempts/actions, post and page update and publish actions, comment/pingback submission and management actions, plugin and theme management actions, system updates, user management actions, and the modification of other various site settings and options. Retention duration of activity data is one year.


Google Analytics

Data Used: Please refer to the appropriate Google Analytics documentation for the specific type of data it collects.

Activity Tracked: This feature sends page view events over to Google Analytics for consumption.


Infinite Scroll

Data Used: In order to record page views via Google Analytics with additional loads, the following information is used: IP address, user ID (if logged in), username (if logged in), user agent, visiting URL, referring URL, timestamp of event, browser language, country code.

Activity Tracked: Page views will be tracked with each additional load (i.e. when you scroll down to the bottom of the page and a new set of posts loads automatically). A page view event will also be sent to Google Analytics with each additional load.


Disqus Comments

Data Used: Commenter's name, email address, and site URL (if provided via the comment form), timestamp, and IP address.

Activity Tracked: The comment author's name, email address, and site URL (if provided during the comment submission) are stored in cookies. Learn more about these cookies.


Protect

Data Used: In order to check login activity and potentially block fraudulent attempts, the following information is used: attempting user's IP address, attempting user's email address/username (i.e. according to the value they were attempting to use during the login process), and all IP-related HTTP headers attached to the attempting user.

Activity Tracked: Failed login attempts (these include IP address and user agent). We also set a cookie for 1 day to remember if/when a user has successfully completed a math captcha to prove that they’re a real human.

Data Synced: Failed login attempts, which contain the user's IP address, attempted username or email address, and user agent information.


Subscriptions

Data Used: To initiate and process subscriptions, the following information is used: subscriber's email address, the timestamp, and the ID of the post or product (depending on the specific subscription being processed). In the event of a new subscription being initiated, we also collect some basic server data, including all of the subscribing user's HTTP request headers, the IP address from which the subscribing user is viewing the page, and the URI which was given in order to access the page (REQUEST_URI and DOCUMENT_URI). This server data used for the exclusive purpose of monitoring and preventing abuse and spam.

Activity Tracked: The data is being stored in our database until the user choose to cancel it.