Privacy Statement for The Gauntlet

The Gauntlet has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy. The following discloses the information gathering and dissemination practices for this Web site: The Gauntlet

Information Automatically Logged

We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer our Web site.


We use an both an outside ad company and inhouse ad network to display ads on our site. These ads may contain cookies. While we use cookies in other parts of our Web site, cookies received with banner ads are collected by our ad company, and we do not have access to this information.
(1) State that the site’s advertisers may engage in the collection of non-personally identifiable information about end users by third parties through the use of cookies and pixel tags;
(2) Enable end users to opt out of behavioral targeting through the opt-out link located at; and
(3) Note that you are participating in the Digital Advertising Alliance's (DAA) Self-Regulatory Program for Online Behavioral Advertising, with the provision an “Ad Choices” link on your site or within advertising units that links to


We run contests on our site in which we ask visitors for contact information (like email address), and demographic information (like zip code, country and age) We do not collect postal addresses.

We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our Website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other Web sites 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 these companies, click here.

Contact information from the contests is used to get in touch with the visitor when necessary and if requested is added to the mailinglist to receive info from the band that sponsored the contest.

Users may opt-out of receiving future mailings; see the choice/opt-out section below.

Demographic and profile data is also collected at our site.

External Links

This site contains links to other sites. The Gauntlet is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites.


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Contacting the Web Site

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, you can contact: LLC is an online advertising network. LLC provides high quality, exclusively sourced, and performing video and web ad inventory to advertisers, agencies and ad networks on a fully transparent basis. Data Collected

Cookies and pixels provide us with the ability to anonymously identify the machine including:

The URLs of web pages which have been viewed The date and time of visit Whether the user has clicked on an ad of one of our Advertisers, visited their website, or undertaken a transaction with them

Session information relates to user, campaign and interest-based history and is used for frequency capping and interest targeting. This information is gathered from websites visited and clicks registered by the user’s machine. Information passed to us by the user’s computer browser with every request and is stored entirely anonymously for statistical purposes only:

IP (Internet Protocol) addresses Browser type Computer Operating System

We do not collect any personally identifiable information. All of the information collected relate to a computer rather than a user. Cookies and Pixels

Cookies are small text files that are stored within a folder on your computer and are used only by your Internet browser. They are not programs or applications – they are merely a marker of our previous contact with you. They take up a tiny amount of space on your computer (less than a regular webpage without images does) and can be used to uniquely, but anonymously, identify your computer. Most websites use cookies to identify users and improve the user experience. The LLC. cookie does not harm your computer in any way or provide us with any information about your identity. The LLC. cookie is not spyware or adware. The general definition of spyware/adware is that of a software package installed on your computer for purposes of monitoring all your internet or general computer activity. We do not install software of any kind on your computer and have no ability to monitor or track your general computer or overall internet usage. Cookies can be easily avoided by opting out from them, or adjusting your browser settings. Pixels are small text files used to track website visitation and actions taken by users on these websites. The information collected from the pixel is stored in the cookie. How Data is used LLC uses the information collected to target advertising campaigns more effectively. The aim is for you to see ads which you are more likely to be interested in, rather than ads that you aren’t. We do this by comparing the information relating to the machine’s anonymous profile, against our selection of ad campaigns and choosing the most suitable advertisement. LLC. can only create these profiles and display ads to you when you visit a website that we have a relationship with.

We do not sell, rent or share any of the anonymous data to third-parties. Network Advertising Initiative

We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our Web site. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other Web sites 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 these companies, click here. DMCA Policy LLC respects the intellectual property rights of others and expects its users to do the same. In accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998, the text of which may be found on the U.S. Copyright Office website at, LLC will respond expeditiously to claims of copyright infringement committed using the LLC service and/or the LLC website (the “Site”) if such claims are reported to LLC such as in the sample notice below.

If you are a copyright owner, authorized to act on behalf of one, or authorized to act under any exclusive right under copyright, please report alleged copyright infringements taking place on or through the Site by completing the following DMCA Notice of Alleged Infringement and delivering it to LLC at Upon receipt of Notice as described below, LLC will take whatever action, in its sole discretion, it deems appropriate, including removal of the challenged content from the Site. DMCA Notice of Alleged Infringement (“Notice”)

Identify the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed, or – if multiple copyrighted works are covered by this Notice – you may provide a representative list of the copyrighted works that you claim have been infringed. Identify the material or link you claim is infringing (or the subject of infringing activity) and to which access is to be disabled, including at a minimum, if applicable, the URL of the link shown on the Site or the exact location where such material may be found. Provide your company affiliation (if applicable), mailing address, telephone number, and, if available, email address. Include both of the following statements in the body of the Notice: “I hereby state that I have a good faith belief that the disputed use of the copyrighted material is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law (e.g., as a fair use).” “I hereby state that the information in this Notice is accurate and, under penalty of perjury, that I am the owner, or authorized to act on behalf of, the owner, of the copyright or of an exclusive right under the copyright that is allegedly infringed.” Provide your full legal name and your electronic signature.

Deliver this Notice, with all items completed, to LLC at Security

If you provide us with your contact or business information in order to conduct business with us as an advertiser or publisher, LLC. uses reasonable physical, managerial, and technical safeguards to preserve the integrity and security of your information. We cannot, however, ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to LLC. and you do so at your own risk. Changes to Privacy Policy

The LLC privacy policy is subject to change without notice.

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