Last Updated: September 18, 2023
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 reasonably 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 in the following ways:
Directly from you:
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.
Automatically from you:
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 and any other information you provide to us when signing up to use the Service.
We collect your biographical information, such as your name, date of birth, gender and geographical location (zip code), 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.
To enhance your profile on the Service in order to optimize matching you with relevant Throws that match your expertise.
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 may 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 may 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or via the details below.
You additionally have choices regarding the collection, use, and sharing of your Personal Data.
Visiting our Service from outside the United States:
Our Service is intended for users within the U.S. We store and process all Personal Data within the U.S.
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.
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 is not intended for anyone under the age of 18 (“Children”).
We do not knowingly collect Personal Data 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 at user.privacy@ThrowApp.com or at the address provided below. 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: email@example.com
Write to us at:
Throw App Co. 3500 South DuPont Highway
Dover, DE 19901