Cookies. Cookies are small pieces of data stored on your device (computer or mobile device).
Data Processors (or Service Providers). Data Processor (or Service Provider) means any natural or legal person who processes the data on behalf of the Data Controller. We may use the service of various Service Providers in order to process your data more effectively.
Personal Data. Personal Data means information about a living individual who can be identified from such information (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 by the use of the Service itself (for example, dates and times of Service visits or usage, the duration of a web page visit or the use of a mobile app, IP addresses, browser characteristics, device characteristics, operating system, language preferences, referring URLs and information on actions taken on our Service).
We collect information in different ways from individuals who access the Service. We collect information from you in the following ways:
When you sign-up to use the Service.
When you provide information to create your account.
When you verify your account.
When you explore and answer Throws™ on the Service.
When you like, dislike, report or invest answers on the Service.
Through third party tools used to collect User behavior, such as through Cookies. We may also receive reports based on the use of these technologies from our Service Providers on an individual as well as aggregated basis.
We collect different information from you depending on how you engage with us.
We collect your email address number when you provide it to us by signing up to use the Service.
We collect your biographical information, such as your name, date of birth, gender and geographical location, when you set up your account on the Service.
We collect your association with Throws and answers on our Service when you participate in the Service and generate Throws, like or dislike answers and invest in answers.
We automatically collect Usage Data through your use of the Service.
We collect information regarding your personality, interests and expertise traits when you participate in the Service.
We may process and use your Personal Data primarily to perform a contract with you, and to otherwise deliver the Service or a service that you request, including:
To create your account and authenticate you.
To fulfill your requests to initiate or respond to Throws or to re-publish your responses to Throws pursuant to a report of offensive comments.
To associate you with the Throws and answers that you initiate, respond to, like, dislike or invest.
To address reports of offensive comments.
To associate your account with the Score determined by the Service.
To assist us in operating and improving the Service, including to anonymize, deidentify and aggregate your Personal Data, following which processing it will no longer be considered Personal Data.
We may also process your Personal Data because it is necessary for our or a third party's legitimate interests and it’s not overridden by your rights. In this respect, we may use your Personal Data to:
To contact you via email, postal mail, or telephone to learn more about your preferences, to conduct market research and learn more about how we can improve our offerings.
To contact you to obtain additional information and assist in the resolution of a report of offensive comments.
To track Service performance, to make your visit better, and for aggregate Service analytics.
To analyze trends, measure page views and performance, administer the Service, track Users’ movements around the Service and to gather demographic information about our User base as a whole.
We may also process your Personal Data for our compliance with our legal obligations. In this respect, we may use your Personal Data for the following:
When necessary to conform to legal requirements or to respond to a subpoena, search warrant or other legal process received by us, whether or not a response is required by applicable law.
When necessary to enforce or apply our Terms and other related agreements.
To protect our rights or the property or safety of our employees, Users or members of the general public.
We aim to take reasonable steps to allow you to correct, amend, delete, or limit the use of your Personal Data. If you wish to be informed what Personal Data we hold about you and if you want it to be removed from our systems, please contact us using the details set out below. You have the right to:
Access or update the information we have on you. Find out if we use your Personal Data, access your Personal Data and have it corrected or amended if it is inaccurate or incomplete.
Withdraw consent. Withdraw any express consent that you have provided to the processing of your Personal Data at any time without penalty.
Object. You have the right to object to our processing of your Personal Data.
Data portability. Obtain a transferable copy of some of your Personal Data which can be transferred to another provider when the Personal Data was processed based on your consent.
Rectification. If you believe your Personal Data is inaccurate, no longer necessary for our business purposes, or if you object to our processing of your Personal Data, you also have the right to request that we restrict the processing of your data pending our investigation and/or verification of your claim.
Deletion or restriction. Request your Personal Data be deleted or restricted under certain circumstances. For example, if Throw App is using your Personal Data on the basis of your consent and has no other legal basis to use such, you may request your Personal Data be deleted when you withdraw your consent.
If you wish to exercise any of these rights, or raise a complaint on how we have handled your Personal Data, please contact us at email@example.com or via the details below.
You additionally have choices regarding the collection, use, and sharing of your Personal Data.
Users of the Service from California:
Visiting our Service from outside the United States:
We store and process all Personal Data within the US.
Users of the Service from the EU:
If your Personal Data is subject to GDPR, in the course of providing the Service to you, we may transfer your Personal Data outside of the EU, principally to our servers in the United States; this means that your Personal Data will not have the automatic protection of European data protection laws (including the GDPR) which apply in the EU. In these circumstances, in order to ensure that your Personal Data continues to have adequate protection when it is transferred outside the EU, your Personal Data will only be transferred on one of the following bases:
Where the transfer is subject to one or more of the appropriate safeguards for international transfers prescribed by applicable law (for example, standard data protection clauses adopted by the European Commission);
A European Commission decision provides that the country or territory to which the transfer is made ensures an adequate level of protection; or
There exists another situation where the transfer is permitted under applicable law (for example, where we have your explicit consent).
You can obtain more details of the protection given to your Personal Data when it is transferred outside the EU by contacting us using the details set out below.
We 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.
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. We take precautions to insure that our visitors’ Personal Data is secured and we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, but we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
We use a variety of industry-standard technical, contractual, administrative and physical security measures and procedures to help protect your Personal Data from unauthorized access, use, alteration or disclosure. Unless otherwise provided, we restrict access to Personal Data to those employees who need access to perform their job functions. Please note that despite our best efforts, no one can guarantee the security of Personal Data. Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors may compromise the security of Personal Data at any time.
Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 18 (“Children”).
We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child 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.
When we receive formal written complaints, it is our policy to contact the person regarding his or her concerns. We will cooperate with the appropriate regulatory authorities, including local data protection authorities, to resolve any complaints regarding the transfer of Personal Data that cannot be resolved between us and an individual.
Send us an e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Write to us at:
Throw App Co. 3500 South DuPont Highway
Dover, DE 19901