Privacy Policy

Techtronix and its staff wish to inform you of any and all instances in which your personal data may be saved and how it may be used by Techtronix. In addition, we wish to detail how this information can be shared, and how it is safeguarded when using our services.

Personal Information We Collect

For All Users:

  • Internet Protocol (IP) address
  • Nickname and username (ident)
  • Timestamp

For Registered Users:

  • IP address used to register the account
  • Account name
  • Email address
  • Your "real name" (gecos) from the most recent connection
  • Previous quit message
  • User state (on or offline, and last seen time)
  • (Any other information set in NickServ by the use of /ns set)

For Forum/Wiki Users:

The Techtronix website is hosted on Google Pages. The old wiki is hosted on Reddit.

Uses of Personal Information

IP addresses are used to help prevent abuse of our services. Email addresses are used for account notifications, and never for any marketing purposes. Other information collected is for the purpose of account management. Not all collected information is available to all IRC users.

Disclosure of Personal Information

Techtronix may be required to provide your personal information to law enforcement in the event of a criminal investigation, criminal prosecution, or civil subpoena. Techtronix will comply with legal instruments that follow proper procedure and are sufficiently narrow in their scope as to not infringe on the liberties of others.

Data Retention

All account information is retained indefinitely unless a user requests their information to be deleted. Inactive account information is automatically purged after a period of a year from their last active login.

Data Security

Your personal data is protected by Techtronix. Access to personal data is only allowed by authorized staff members and yourself. All available account data is available by typing /ns info.

How to Control Your Personal Data

  • Data can be viewed by typing /ns info
  • Data can be removed by dropping your account, /ns drop <nick>. You may need to verify that this action is intentional, and may also need to repeat this command for all registered usernames in your account.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

BY CONTINUING TO USE THIS WEBSITE AND/OR SERVICES, YOU AGREE THAT YOU CONSENT TO THIS MOST RECENT PRIVACY POLICY. YOU AGREE THAT TECHTRONIX MAY MAKE CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY AT ANY TIME WITHOUT ANY GIVEN NOTICE AT ITS DISCRETION.