Thursday, October 15, 2009

Policies and Disclosures

Updated July, 2016

1. is owned and operated by Byrne Instructional Media, LLC. Unless otherwise stated, all views, thoughts, and ideas expressed are solely Richard Byrne's and or approved employee's and do not reflect the views or opinions of any organization or business other than Byrne Instructional Media, LLC.
2. Except as stated in sponsored blog posts, Byrne Instructional Media, LLC is not paid or in any way compensated by the companies whose products and services are reviewed on Free Technology For Teachers.
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What information do we collect? 

We collect information from you when you subscribe to our newsletter, respond to a

survey or participate in a contest. You may be asked to enter your name or e-mail

address. You may, however, visit our website anonymously.

What do we use your information for?

Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:

• To personalize your experience

(your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs)

• To improve our website

(we continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and

feedback we receive from you)

• To improve customer service

(your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service

requests and support needs)

• To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature

How do we protect your information?

We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal

information when we access your personal information.

Do we use cookies?

Yes (Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your

computer’s hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or

service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain


We use cookies to understand and save your preferences for future visits, keep track of

advertisements and compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that

we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future. We may contract with third-

party service providers to assist us in better understanding our site visitors. These

service providers are not permitted to use the information collected on our behalf except

to help us conduct and improve our business.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties? 

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable

information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our

website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to

keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we

believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect

ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor

information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Third Party Links

Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services

on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies.

We, therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these

linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any

feedback about these sites.

Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Children’s Online Privacy

Protection Act), we do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age.

Our website is directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.

Online Privacy Policy Only

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and

not to information collected offline.

Your Consent 

By using our website, you consent to our website privacy policy.

Changes to Privacy Policy 

If there are changes privacy policy, those changes will be posted on this page.

Contacting Us

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact us at
richardbyrne (at)