Social Media and Third-party Websites
Edge-Gamers.com uses commenting and social media plug-ins and third-party websites. We use those third-party services to interact with visitors and to build our community on social media. We also use these third-party services to measure the number of visitors to our website, to interact with visitors on the site, and to make our website more useful to visitors.
In such cases, the third-party application may request an email address, username, password, internet protocol (IP) address, and geographic location for account registration or sign-in purposes. Edge-Gamers.com does not use those third-party websites or services to collect personal information from individuals. Any personal information collected by the third-party website will not be stored or transmitted by Edge-Gamers.com. Edge-Gamers.com has no control over or access to specific login information or any other sensitive personal information provided to third-party websites.
Edge-Gamers.com uses third-party analytics services (like Google Analytics) to gather information for analysis.
This type of service allows User Data to be utilized for advertising communication purposes displayed in the form of banners and other advertisements on Edge-Gamers.com, possibly based on User interests. This does not mean that all Personal Data are used for this purpose.
Edge-Gamers.com collects and temporarily stores certain information about your visit to help us to better align our content and the website design with your needs. The information these cookies collect includes:
1. The domain you access our website from
2. Your computer’s IP address
3. The date and time you accessed the site
4. The operating system of your computer
5. The browser you’re using to access our site
6. The Universal Resource Locators (URLs) of the pages you visit on our website
7. Your username, if you’ve logged into the site
8. The URL of site you came from, if you clicked a link there that brought you to our website
We may share this information internally with Edge-Gamers.com employees or third-party contractors as needed. This information is only used to to improve the website and enhance our visitors’ experience. Raw data logs are only retained temporarily for site management purposes.
Registration and Authentication
By registering , users allow Edge-Gamers.com to identify them and give them access to dedicated services. The user registers by filling out the registration form and providing the Personal Data directly to Edge-Gamers.com.
Personal Data collected: Date of Birth, User Name, password, email address, referer, time zone, and profile picture. This information can be viewed and edited by EdgeGamers leadership only. Edit requests can be made to Community Managers who can be found on the Roster at https://www.edge-gamers.com/leadership/ or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Donating with PayPal (PayPal Inc.)
Users can donate to Edge-Gamers.com using PayPal. Log In with PayPal is a registration and authentication service provided by PayPal Inc. and is connected to the PayPal network.
Twitch.tv Authentication (Twitch Interactive, Inc.)
Users may link their TwitchTV streams to Edge-Gamers.com. Twitch.tv Authentication is a registration and authentication service provided by Twitch Interactive, Inc.
Protecting Your Information
Edge-Gamers.com takes the security of your personal information very seriously. We take many precautions to ensure that the information we collect is secure and inaccessible by anyone outside of our organization. These precautions include advanced access controls to limit access to that information to only internal personnel who require access to that information. We also use numerous security technologies to protect all data stored on our servers and related systems. Our security measures are regularly upgraded and tested to ensure they are effective.
We take the following specific steps to protect your information:
1. Use internal access controls so only limited personnel have access to your information.
2. Anyone with access to user information is trained on all relevant security and compliance policies.
3. Servers that store visitor information are regularly backed up to protect against loss.
4. All information is secured through modern security technologies like secure socket layer (SSL), encryption, firewalls, and secure passwords.
All access safeguards described above are in place to prevent unauthorized access by outsiders to information stored on or transmitted by our systems.
You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address given on our website:
1. Ask for a list of personal information we have about you, if any.
2. Request a change, correction, or deletion of your personal information.
3. Request that we avoid collecting anything in the future (opt-out).
If you do not wish to have cookies stored on your machine, you have the option to turn cookies off in your browser. However, keep in mind that turning off cookies may impact how this website functions. Disabling browser cookies will also impact how other websites you visit store browser cookies as well.
Some of the services on this website allow you to send us an email. We will use the information you provide, such as email address or phone number, only to respond to your inquiry. Keep in mind that email transmissions are not encrypted by default, so we suggest you do not send sensitive information such as Social Security numbers, credit card numbers, or bank account information via such contact forms. All electronic messages received from visitors are deleted when no longer needed.