This privacy policy applies to information we collect when you use our website, and when you apply with us during our annual recruitment season.

Kindly note that throughout this Privacy Policy we will refer to our website and its utilities such as blogs and other content collectively as “Services.”

Your privacy is critically important to us. At D-Street, we have a few fundamental principles:

  • We are thoughtful about the personal information we ask you to provide and the personal information that we collect about you through the operation of our services.
  • We store personal information for only as long as we have a reason to keep it.
  • We aim to make it as simple as possible for you to control what information you would like to furnish us with.
  • We aim for full transparency on how we gather, use, and share your personal information.

Information We Collect

We only collect information about you if we have a reason to do so — for example, to provide our Services, to communicate with you, or to make our Services better.

We collect this information from two sources: if and when you provide information to us and automatically through operating our Services.

Information You Provide To Us

It’s probably no surprise that we collect information that you provide to us directly.

  • Communications with us: You may provide us with information when you respond to surveys, communicate using our live chat box and contact forms, register for events and updates and subscribe to our content. When you communicate with us via form, email, phone and comments on website, or otherwise, we store a copy of our communications.
  • Applicant information (SRites only): If you apply with us during our annual recruitment season — awesome! You may provide us with information like your name, contact information, and so on for the same. We store a copy of these communications as well.

Information We Collect Automatically

We also collect some information automatically:

  • Log information: Like most online service providers, we collect information that web browsers, mobile devices, and servers typically make available, including the browser type, IP address, unique device identifiers, language preference, referring site, the date and time of access, operating system, and mobile network information.
  • Usage information: We collect information about your usage of our Services e.g. how you navigate our site and which pages you spend the most time on. We use this information to, for example, provide our Services to you,
  • Location information: We may determine the approximate location of your device from your IP address. We collect and use this information to, for example, calculate how many people visit our Services from certain geographic regions.
  • Information from cookies & other technologies: Kindly view our cookie policy for the same.

How And Why We Use Information

Purposes For Using Information

We use information about you for the purposes listed below:.

  • Get insights on how people use our Services so we can make our Services better, and understand and make predictions about user retention and to market our Services and measure, gauge, and improve the effectiveness of our marketing.For example, by targeting our marketing messages to our users, advertising our Services, analyzing the results of our marketing campaigns and understanding and forecasting user retention.
  • To fix problems with our Services. For example, by monitoring, debugging, repairing, and preventing issues.
  • To communicate with you. For example, by emailing you to ask for your feedback, share tips for getting the most out of our content, or keep you up to date about what is happening at D-Street.
  • To recruit new members (SRites only) by evaluating applicants and communicating with them during our annual recruitment season. 

Cookie Policy

What Is A Cookie?

A cookie is a small data file stored on your computer or mobile device at the request to your browser from a website when you visit this website. The cookie allows the website to “remember” your actions or preference for a certain period of time.

Most browsers allow cookies. However, you can set your browsers to refuse or remove them, if you wish. Some cookies are deleted when you close your browser. They are known as session cookies. Others remain on your device until they expire or until you delete them from your cache. They are called permanent cookies and enable certain information about your use to be recalled when you return to the website.

A cookie can temporarily store anonymous information about the use and users of a website.

Some cookies are required in order to use a website, others allow customization and optimization of the displayed content, the collection of user preferences or the monitoring of the website’s audience, website errors and the securing of its access.

The Use Of Cookies When You Visit Our Website

Cookies allow us to store information on the server to help make the web experience better for you and for website performance review.

How To Control Cookies?

If you don’t want to receive cookies, you can modify your browser’s settings so that it notifies you when cookies are sent to it or you can refuse cookies altogether. You can also delete cookies that have already been set. If you wish to restrict or block web browser cookies which are set on your device then you can do this through  your browser settings.

We would like to draw your attention to the fact that disabling cookies might prevent you from accessing certain features on our website or sour your experience of the same.