The Broadcasters' Desktop Resource

Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is:

What personal data do we collect, and why do we collect it


We don’t allow comments on our website. 


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

Our contact form will collect the personal information you willingly provide us. We will only use this information to contact you in order to answer your question(s) or provide additional information that you have requested.


We do not use cookies to enhance your visits or return visits to our website.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will set up several cookies to save your login information and screen display choices. Login cookies last two days, and screen options cookies last a year. If you select “Remember Me,” your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, a cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after one day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g., videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


We track our website visitors on Google Analytics, which collects anonymous and generic visitor information for analysis.

Affiliate Advertisers

If you click on one of the Affiliate Advertisers’ ads, you will be redirected to our Advertiser’s website. The information sent to our Advertiser will include our Affiliate ID number but not your personal information. The Advertiser’s website may want to collect information from you, and we advise you to read their Privacy Policy Statement before your share your personal information.

Our Buy & Sell Service for Broadcasting equipment

We provide a service to buy or sell equipment. You will be required to provide personal information to use this service. Your information will be available for other users of this service to read and use to contact you to make a purchase or a sale. This information is stored on our website for six months or until your equipment is sold or purchased, and you contact us to declare that the deal is done so that we can delete your information and remove you from our Buy & Sell service.

Who do we share your data with

We don’t share any personal information with other websites or 3rd parties. 

How long we retain your data

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Our contact information

Barry Mishkind, Editor