At The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW), we are committed to protecting the privacy and security of our visitors. This Privacy Policy outlines the types of information we collect, how it is used, and the measures we take to protect your personal information.

Information Collection and Use

Personal Information: We collect personal information when you interact with our site, such as when you subscribe to our newsletter, comment on articles, or participate in forums. This information may include your name, email address, and any other details you choose to provide.

Non-Personal Information: We automatically collect non-personal information when you visit our site. This includes your IP address, browser type, access times, and the pages you visit. This data is used to manage, improve, and customize our website, ensuring a better user experience.

Cookies and Tracking Technology: uses cookies to enhance your interaction with our website. Cookies help us understand site usage and improve the content and offerings on our sites. For instance, we may use cookies to personalize your experience on our site or to offer you products, programs, or services based on your preferences.

Google AdSense

We use Google AdSense to serve ads when you visit our website. Google may use cookies or web beacons to collect information (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by Google, please visit Google’s ad and content network privacy policy.

Data Sharing and Disclosure

We do not sell, trade, or rent your personal information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates, and advertisers for the purposes outlined above.


The security of your Personal Information is important to us. We follow industry-standard measures to protect the personal information

submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. However, no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Third-Party Websites

Our website may contain links to other websites operated by third parties. These third-party websites have their own privacy policies, which you should review before engaging with them. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for their policies or for any personal data that may be collected through these websites, including Contact Us pages, nor do we endorse them.

Updates to Our Privacy Policy

We may update this privacy policy periodically to reflect changes in our practices or services. When changes are made, we will revise the “last updated” date at the top of the policy. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information on our privacy practices.

Children’s Privacy does not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from anyone under the age of 13. If we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under age 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at our support address.

Your Rights

You have the right to access, correct, or delete your personal information held by us at any time. Please contact us to initiate any of these processes. You may also opt out of receiving marketing messages from by following the unsubscribe link in our emails.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy, our data practices, or your dealings with this website, please contact us at:


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