Data collection and use
When you visit Streaming Better, we may collect various forms of data. This can include personal information, such as information that is provided directly to us when contacting us either through our Contact Us form or by email. Additional data may also be collected when performing certain actions on the website.
When visitors leave comments on Streaming Better, we collect the data shown in the comments form, including the name and the contents of the message. In addition, the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string are also collected to help in SPAM detection. When a comment is submitted, the comment and its metadata remain there forever.
Streaming Better collects data provided in a “Contact us” form. This will include your name, email address, and any personal information shared in the message.
Streaming Better offers visitors the option to sign up to a newsletter. This allows us to provide an easy way for visitors to receive our latest news and guides delivered to their mailbox. In an attempt to limit the amount of data we collect, our mailing list only requires users to provide their email address. However, our newsletter is provided by a third-party and it is possible that additional data could be collected and shared with us and/or others.
Streaming Better uses analytics for insight into how we’re doing. This data can include when a user visits our site, how long they remain on the site for, and which pages were visited. This information can also be grouped with other users to provide an overview of how many users were on the site, for how long, and which pages were visited. All of this allows us to better understand our readers, what they want, and how to better serve them in the future.
Protection of your data
Streaming Better tries not to collect any more information than is necessary to assist with your visit. For example, Streaming Better does not offer the option to create an account on the website and does not require any information when posting a comment.
Depending on your location, some of the data protection information described below may also apply to you.
Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA)
Streaming Better is in compliance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA). Streaming Better does not knowingly collect any information from users under the age of 13. None of the content produced on Streaming Better is intended for use by anyone under the age of 18.
California Consumer Privacy Act (California residents)
General Data Protection Regulation (EU visitors)
How is Streaming Better funded?
Streaming Better primarily uses advertising as a source of revenue. These ads are provided through Google’s AdSense program. These ads can also collect data about the user to help deliver a personalized experience. Google allows users to opt-out of personalized ads. For more details on what data can be collected, or to opt-out of personalized ads, see Google’s Privacy & Terms at https://policies.google.com/technologies/ads
Some links on Streaming Better are affiliate links for services and products. These links are there to provide the visitor with an easy way to connect with the service or product described in an article. When an affiliate link is clicked, Streaming Better may earn a commission if you buy a product or subscribe to a service. In some cases, just clicking the link may result in a commission.
We want to assure you that links to third-party products and services are primarily there for your convenience. Links will never be added for the sole purpose of affiliation. For more information, please read our affiliate disclaimer.
Removal requests and contact information
Visitors can request to receive an exported file of any of their personal data we hold, if any. Visitors can also request that we erase any personal data we hold on them, if any. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Requests can also be made in writing by mailing us at the following address:
C/O Streaming Better, LLC
9051 Mira Mesa Blvd, #26976
San Diego, CA 92126
Last updated: April 3, 2023