Privacy Policy

Effective date: May 26, 2018

rockNdevel GmbH ("us", "we", or "our") operates the website and the FAVr mobile application (the "Service").

This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal data when you use our Service and the choices you have associated with that data.

We use your data to provide and improve the Service. By using the Service, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy. Unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy, terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms and Conditions.

Definitions

Personal Data

Personal Data means data about a living individual who can be identified from those data (or from those and other information either in our possession or likely to come into our possession).

Usage Data

Usage Data is data collected automatically either generated by the use of the Service or from the Service infrastructure itself (for example, the duration of a page visit).

Cookies

Cookies are small pieces of data stored on a User’s device.

Data Controller

Data Controller means a person who (either alone or jointly or in common with other persons) determines the purposes for which and the manner in which any personal data are, or are to be, processed.

For the purpose of this Privacy Policy, we are a Data Controller of your data.

Data Processor (or Service Providers)

Data Processor (or Service Provider) means any person (other than an employee of the Data Controller) who processes the data on behalf of the Data Controller.

We may use the services of various Service Providers in order to process your data more effectively.

Data Subject

Data Subject is any living individual who is the subject of Personal Data.

User

The User is the individual using our Service. The User corresponds to the Data Subject, who is the subject of Personal Data.

Information Collection And Use

We collect several different types of information for various purposes to provide and improve our Service to you.

Types of Data Collected

Personal Data

While using our Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you ("Personal Data"). Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to:

Usage Data

We may also collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Service or when you access the Service by or through a mobile device ("Usage Data").

This Usage Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.

When you access the Service by or through a mobile device, this Usage Data may include information such as the type of mobile device you use, your mobile device unique ID, the IP address of your mobile device, your mobile operating system, the type of mobile Internet browser you use, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.

Location Data

We may use and store information about your location if you give us permission to do so (“Location Data”). We use this data to provide features of our Service, to improve and customize our Service.

You can enable or disable location services when you use our Service at any time, through your device settings.

Tracking & Cookies Data

We use cookies and similar tracking technologies to track the activity on our Service and hold certain information.

Cookies are files with small amount of data which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device. Tracking technologies also used are beacons, tags, and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyze our Service.

You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.

Examples of Cookies we use:

Use of Data

rockNdevel GmbH uses the collected data for various purposes:

Retention of Data

rockNdevel GmbH will retain your Personal Data only for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy. We will retain and use your Personal Data to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations (for example, if we are required to retain your data to comply with applicable laws), resolve disputes, and enforce our legal agreements and policies.

rockNdevel GmbH will also retain Usage Data for internal analysis purposes. Usage Data is generally retained for a shorter period of time, except when this data is used to strengthen the security or to improve the functionality of our Service, or we are legally obligated to retain this data for longer time periods.

Transfer Of Data

Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction.

If you are located outside Austria and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the data, including Personal Data, to Austria and process it there.

Your consent to this Privacy Policy followed by your submission of such information represents your agreement to that transfer.

rockNdevel GmbH will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy and no transfer of your Personal Data will take place to an organization or a country unless there are adequate controls in place including the security of your data and other personal information.

Disclosure Of Data

Business Transaction

If rockNdevel GmbH is involved in a merger, acquisition or asset sale, your Personal Data may be transferred. We will provide notice before your Personal Data is transferred and becomes subject to a different Privacy Policy.

Disclosure for Law Enforcement

Under certain circumstances, rockNdevel GmbH may be required to disclose your Personal Data if required to do so by law or in response to valid requests by public authorities (e.g. a court or a government agency).

Legal Requirements

rockNdevel GmbH may disclose your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:

Security Of Data

The security of your data is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

"Do Not Track" Signals

We do not support Do Not Track ("DNT"). Do Not Track is a preference you can set in your web browser to inform websites that you do not want to be tracked.

You can enable or disable Do Not Track by visiting the Preferences or Settings page of your web browser.

Location of your personal information

The Personal Information that we collect from you will be transferred to, stored at, or processed in Europe

Your Rights

rockNdevel GmbH aims to take reasonable steps to allow you to correct, amend, delete, or limit the use of your Personal Data.

Whenever made possible, you can update your Personal Data directly within your account settings section. If you are unable to change your Personal Data, please contact us to make the required changes.

If you wish to be informed what Personal Data we hold about you, please contact us. Furthermore, all your personal data will be automatically deleted if you delte your FAVr account.

In certain circumstances, you have the right:

You have the right to data portability for the information you provide to rockNdevel GmbH. You can request to obtain a copy of your Personal Data in a commonly used electronic format so that you can manage and move it.

Please note that we may ask you to verify your identity before responding to such requests.

Service Providers

We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service ("Service Providers"), to provide the Service on our behalf, to perform Service-related services or to assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.

These third parties have access to your Personal Data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.

List of thrid parties and data they have access to: Twilio, Inc (email and phone number for the sole purpose of authenticaiton), Pushy LLC (your unique device ID for the sole purpose to establish a push notification service)

Payments

We may provide paid products and/or services within the Service. In that case, we use third-party services for payment processing (e.g. payment processors).

We will not store or collect your payment card details. That information is provided directly to our third-party payment processors whose use of your personal information is governed by their Privacy Policy. These payment processors adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of payment information.

The payment processors we work with are:

Links To Other Sites

Our Service may contain links to other sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party's site. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of every site you visit.

We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.

Children's Privacy

Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 13 ("Children").

We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Children has provided us with Personal Data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Data from children without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.

Contact list

With your permission we use your contact list data to check if any of your acquaintances already use FAVr and recommend them as your friends. Therefore, we use phone numbers and email addresses. We do not store any of your contact information! The data are temporarily send to our servers which only happens with your compliance!

Changes To This Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page.

We will let you know via email and/or a prominent notice on our Service, prior to the change becoming effective and update the "effective date" at the top of this Privacy Policy.

You are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on this page.

Social media sharing

FAVr provides the opportunity to share information to audience outside of your FAVr network. For example, public accessable FAVr entries can be reposted on other platforms. This creates a direct link between two websites. Any information you distribute using such features may be read, collected, and used by third parties that are not controlled by rockNdevel GmbH.

This Privacy Policy only applies to any Information collected by us, and does not apply to any services offered by or information practices of any third parties.

What Personal Infromation are accessable by others, thus are shared information

When you are using FAVr you have to be aware that some of your personal information can be accessed by any other FAVr user!

Your public name (alias name) and your interests are visible to any other FAVr user at any time

Furthermore, information about whom you are friend with, what you already have rated (favrd), how many FAVr entries you have published, whom you follow and who follows you are visible to your friends on FAVr.

How we process your information

The following table lists what Personal Information we collect and how we process it:

InfromationPurpose of Processing
Mendatory regitration data: A public name (an alias the user itself can choose freely), Mobile phone number, password, e-mail
Optional (shared) registration data: first name, last name, gender, date of birth, interets
Legal Basis (EU): Contract
  • to be able to establish a login procedure
  • to communicate with you
  • to notify you about changes
  • to send you push notifications
  • to provide support
  • to enforce our terms, conditions, and policies
  • to provide language and location customisation
  • to protect any rights, property or safety of ours
  • for internal operations, including troubleshooting, data analysis, testing, research, security, fraud-detection, account management, and survey purposes.
Contact list: With your permission we use your conntact to check, if acquaintances already use FAVr and recommend them as your friends. We do not store any of your contact information!
Legal Basis (EU): Contract
  • to recommend your acquaintances as possible friends
  • to help you find your acquaintances
  • We do not store any of your contact information!
Shared data (FAVr entries). The main purpose of FAVr is that users can share FAVr entries with everyone or with their friends. We a FAVr entry you created until you delete
Legal Basis (EU): Contract
  • to administer FAVr
  • to provide personalized recommendations
  • to maintain your FAVr account
Chat Data (text). We do not store the communication between you and other users permanently, however in order to guarantee that all messages reaches the recipient, we do store messages temporarily until all recipeints devices received the sent messages.
Legal Basis (EU): Contract
  • to establish instant messaging functionality.
Chat Data (media data). See Chat Data (text). Restriction: Pictures are delted after 72h from our servers, no matter if they were delivered or not
Legal Basis (EU): Contract
  • to establish instant messaging functionality.
  • to establish media sharing
Log Data. Information that is automatically collected while using FAVr through our servers (cookies, log fiels, scripts). These information can include technical infromatin (IP address, device ID), tracking information (what you have searched, visited on FAVr) metadata (image time or location)
Legal Basis (EU): Contract
  • to improve our services
  • to administer FAVr
  • for internal operations, including troubleshooting, data analysis, testing, research, security, fraud-detection, and account management.
Report Data. On FAVr you can generate reports to tell us about inappropriate content. We store this data for up to 1 year
Legal Basis (EU): Contract
  • to adminster FAVr
Customer Support Information. Any information that you provide to our customer support team.
Legal Basis (EU): Contract
  • to investigate your support issue.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us: