Privacy Policy

1.   Information rights and express consent
TDS does not sell or rent its users’ personal data to third parties with commercial purposes without the users’ prior consent. However, TDS is enabled to disclose personal data in order to (i) fulfill a legal requirement, (ii) demand the fulfillment of our policies, (iii) answer claims regarding the breach or protection of any third party’s rights or its property or security, in the event they are affected by advertisements or contents.
User expressly permits TDS to transfer its personal data for the sole purposes specified in the Privacy Policy.

2.   Purpose
TDS collects information concerning users who register via the TDS websites for the following reasons:
Creation of a community of users interested in software, where they can share their opinions and favorite programs with other users.
To provide users’ opinions about computer programs through forums or any other electronic means.
To inform the Users about anything related to the software.
To study and analyze information provided by the Users in order to evaluate new trends or services.
To share and send contents and opinions.
To send e-communications with promotional and informative purposes regarding the software sector or any others that could be interesting, as the ones indicated on clause 7 below.
The personal data belonging to Users such as companies, individual authors or group of programmers provided via forms available at “Authors Services” are collected by TDS with the following purposes:
Option only for companies that sell software.
Sale and promotion of software and other content related to electronic means, PC, Mac, mobiles and/or any other electronic communication device.
To send e-communications with promotional and informative purposes regarding the software sector or any others that could be interesting, as the ones indicated on clause 7 below.

3.   Mandatory or optional nature of the information provided by the User and reliability of the information
The User guarantees that the personal information provided is true and agrees to inform TDS of any changes to the same.
The User guarantees that the personal information provided is exact and up to date and reflects the User’s current status. The User is responsible for keeping his or her information up to date at all times. The User is responsible for any mistake or error in the data provided, and shall be liable for any damage deriving from said errors, as regards TDS or third parties, by virtue of using TDS services.

4.   User Consent
By filling of the form and sending his or her personal data, the User declares to have read and expressly accepted the legal terms, and grants his or her consent to the automated handling of his or her details, according with the purposes being informed and services provided by TDS.
Moreover, the User expressly consents that his or her opinions and the contents provided by him or her are handled by TDS for the indicated purposes.
5.   Information provided by minors
Users older than fourteen years old are able to register into without their parents’ or tutors’ prior consent.
In the event the User is a minor under fourteen, their parents’ or tutors’ prior consent is required for the handling of the minor’s personal data.
The minor will be never asked about other members of his/her family’s professional or economical situation or their privacy.
If you are a minor under fourteen and you have accessed this Website without letting your parents know, please do not register as a User.

6.   Electronic communications
By completing and submitting an electronic form or email address  to TDS, Users expressly consent to receive bulletins concerning the most relevant news, innovation, and information regarding the website, as well as electronic communications relating to the sector and the following sectors:
IT and Technology:IT, software and technology
Digital TV / Satellite / Cable
Fixed telephony
Mobile telephony
Gastronomy / Food
Art / Crafts, Decorating and Interiors
News and communications about working with and joining non-government organisations / Charity
Construction / DIY
Business exchange services
Purchase and sale of companies
Financial services:Finance
Private bank
Stock market and investments
Credit: Loans and mortgages
Accounts and credit cards
Investment funds
Renting / leasing
Property offers
Motor / Cars/ Sailing
Leisure and Entertainment:Digital channels
Cinema and Shows
Culture / Museums
Restaurants and Nightclubs
Videogames and multimedia
Articles for women and men:Shoes
Cosmetics and Perfume
Personal care
Jewelry, watches and optics
Fashion and accessories
Travel:Flight offers
Hotel offers
Rent vehicles with and without engines
Rural tourism
Holidays and weekends
Business trips
Children’s products:Products for Babies
Children’s shoes
Toys / Educational games
Baby / Youths clothes
Music / Books
Training/ Employment

through his or her personal account, the following services:
All about Software (weekly subscription): The User will receive at his or her e-mail account all the information required to choose the best software: programs’ comparisons, analysis and others.
Notices and alerts through e-mail related to downloading programs.
TDS has established two mechanisms by which users can reject said services, simply and at zero cost.
To do so the user must enter the access menu and de-activate the relevant sending options in the electronic communications section. Users can also deactivate this service by clicking on the unsubscribe option at the bottom of the e-mails received.

7.   Security
TDS informs Users that it has adopted the technical and organizational measures laid down by law to protect their personal data and to prevent it from being altered, lost, handled or accessed without authorization, bearing in mind the status of the technology, nature of the data saved and the risks to which they are exposed, in accordance with all the regulations in force.

8.   Cookies and IPs
The User agrees to cookies and IP tracking. Our software and the site’s traffic analyzer use cookies and IP trackers that collect data for statistical purposes, including: date of first visit, number of visits, date of last visit, URL and domain, operating system, browser and screen resolution. The User is also free to de-activate and/or eliminate cookies by following the instructions given by their Internet browser.
Advertising on this site includes Google AdSense, a system that uses cookies to display advertising that relates to the pages viewed by the User.
When a user accesses a site that uses Google AdSense, a cookie that allows Google to collect the information about the user’s activity is activated in order to manage and publish advertisements through Google Adsense.
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.
The user can deactivate Google cookies by deactivating cookies in their browser.
TDS also uses cookies related to the Nielsen measuring system.
TDS does not spam and only handles data provided by the Users via the Website or email messages.

9.   Modification of the Data Protection Policy
TDS reserves the right to modify this policy to adapt it to future legislative or case law developments.

10.   Questions regarding this Policy
Any doubts or question related to this Personal Data Protection Policy can be sent by email

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