Who we are?
Dreamsedge Studios provide a comprehensive suite of web based services for our clients. These include but are not limited to Website Design, Software Development, Software Maintenance and Support Services, Custom Web App development. If your website or Web App is designed by us we can also provide domain registration, hosting and other extended services – so your website is always looked after for you – leaving you available to look after your business.
Any external links to other websites are clearly identifiable and as such, we are not responsible for the content or the privacy policies of these other websites.
What is the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)?
The General Data Protection Regulation (‘GDPR’) applies from 25 May 2018 and significantly changes data protection law in Europe, strengthening the rights of individuals and increasing the obligations on organisations. The GDPR is designed to give individuals more control over their personal data. (A copy of the GDPR is available here). The key principles under the GDPR are lawfulness, fairness and transparency; purpose limitation; data minimisation; accuracy; storage limitation; integrity and confidentiality, and accountability (Article 5 of the GDPR).
Under GDPR data subjects have increased rights. Guidance on these rights is available here.
You may give us information about yourself, when you enquire about our activities, fill in forms on our site or correspond with us by phone, e-mail or otherwise provide us with personal data. This includes, but is not limited to, information you provide when you share information via our websites. This information may include your first name, surname, postal address, e-mail address, phone number, date of birth, your personal preferences about being contacted and your comments about our services.
Other data are collected automatically by our IT systems when you visit our website. These data are primarily technical data such as the browser and operating system you are using or when you accessed the page, but may also include the referrer URL, host name of the accessing computer, time of the server request and the IP address of the computer access the site. This data is primarily used to identify and block abusive actions taken against our website. These data are collected automatically as soon as you enter our website.
We also work closely with third parties (including, business partners, sub-contractors in technical, payment and delivery services, data analytics service providers, search information providers, credit finance agencies) and we may receive information about you from them. All such processing will be done in compliance with GDPR.
Purposes for which we hold your Information:
We will process any Personal Data you provide to us for the following purposes:
- To ensure the proper functioning of the website.
- To analyze how visitors use the site – so that we can improve the site for you in the future.
- To contact you, if required, responding to any communications you may send to us.
- To provide you with receipts or acknowledgement of any interaction you have had with our organisation.
- To share news and updates on our services, where you agree to receive such information.
Disclosure of Information to Third Parties
It may become necessary to disclose your personal information to third parties in the event of these organisations being involved in the business of providing support in line with our data management.
We will not disclose your Personal Data to other third parties unless you have consented to this disclosure or that disclosure is necessary to help provide you with our services (related to our work), such as an external data processor or a financial transaction organisation (in such circumstances, the third party is bound by similar data protection requirements).
Otherwise, we will only disclose your Personal Data if we believe in good faith that we are required to disclose it in order to comply with any applicable law, a summons, a search warrant, a court or regulatory order, or other statutory requirement.
All information you provide to us is held on secure servers by our Data systems managers. The nature of the Internet is such that we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us via the Internet. No data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. However, we take all reasonable steps (including appropriate technical and organisational measures) to protect your Personal Data.
This site uses SSL or TLS encryption for security reasons and for the protection of the transmission of confidential content, such as the inquiries you send to us as the site operator. You can recognize an encrypted connection in your browser’s address line when it changes from “http://” to “https://” and the lock icon is displayed in your browser’s address bar. With SSL or TLS encryption activated, the data you transfer to us cannot be read by third parties.
Updating, Verifying and Deleting Personal Data
You may inform us of any changes in your Personal Data, and in accordance with our obligations under the General Data Protection Regulations 2018, we will update or delete your Personal Data accordingly. You have the right to be informed about any Personal Data we hold on you or to have your Personal Data updated, amended or removed from our database. To initiate this action please email: ei.egdesmaerdnull@ycavirp or write to us at Dreamsedge Studios, 17 Ryebridge Avenue, Kilcock, Co. Kildare, Ireland. W23 T257
You have the right at all times, to object to processing of your personal data which you find intrusive, excessive or unwarranted. We will respect your right to do so, but may need to continue such processing where required to do so by law, or within the terms of an existing contractual arrangement.
In certain circumstances, you have the ‘Right to be Forgotten’. This means that you can request that we remove any and all references to you from our records and systems. We will comply with all such requests in a timely manner, as required by the Data Protection Regulation, unless other operational or legal obligations require us to retain such data for a particular purpose or period of time.
Revocation of your consent to the processing of your data
Many data processing operations are only possible with your express consent. You may revoke your consent at any time with future effect. An informal email making this request is sufficient. The data processed before we receive your request may still be legally processed.
Right to file complaints with regulatory authorities
If there has been a breach of data protection legislation, the person affected may file a complaint with the competent regulatory authorities. You may make a complaint to the Data Protection Commissioner of Ireland here.
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small text file that may be stored on your computer or mobile device that contains data related to a website you visit. It may allow a website “remember” your actions or preferences over a period of time, or it may contain data related to the function or delivery of the site. Cookies can be set by the owner of the website or in some cases by third party services the website owner allows to present other information, run content or provide other functionality such as analytics. Further information on cookies can be found here.
How are they used on this site?
All users on this website are requested to read and approve our Privacy and Cookie Policies on their first time accessing this website.
www.dreamsedge.ie does not use any third party or persistent cookies.
Analytics and third-party tools
When visiting our website, statistical analyses may be made of your browsing behavior. This happens primarily using cookies and analytics. We have a legitimate interest in analyzing user behavior to make our website better for you the user.
The analysis of your browsing behaviour is usually anonymous, i.e. we will not be able to identify you from this data. You can object to this analysis or prevent it by not using certain tools.
Further information and options about analytics
You can prevent the data generated by cookies about your use of the website (incl. your IP address) from being passed to Google, and the processing of these data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.
Within your browser you can choose whether you wish to accept cookies or not. However, we wish to point out that doing so may mean you will not be able to enjoy the full functionality of this website.
Different browsers make different controls available to you and so we provide links below to popular manufacturers’ instructions on how you can do this. Generally, your browser will offer you the choice to accept, refuse or delete cookies at all times, or those from providers that website owners use (“third party cookies”), or those from specific websites.