Privacy Policy - Wetstyles

Privacy Policy

Introduction

This Privacy Policy informs you about the type, scope of the processing of data (hereinafter referred to as "data") in the context of the provision of our range of services and on our websites, mobile applications, functions and contents connected with them as well as external online representations, e.g. How to Draw Cars(hereinafter collectively referred to as "Services").

Wetstyles team has adopted this privacy policy ("Privacy Policy") to explain how Wetstyles uses the information required in connection with Wetstyles’s Services.

BY INSTALLING, USING, REGISTERING TO OR OTHERWISE ACCESSING THE SERVICES, YOU AGREE TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY AND GIVE AN EXPLICIT AND INFORMED CONSENT TO THE PROCESSING OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA IN ACCORDANCE WITH THIS PRIVACY POLICY. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY, PLEASE DO NOT INSTALL, USE, REGISTER TO OR OTHERWISE ACCESS THE SERVICES. Wetstyles reserves the right to modify this Privacy Policy at reasonable times, so please review it frequently. If Wetstyles makes material or significant changes to this Privacy Policy. Your continued use of Services will signify your acceptance of the changes to this Privacy Policy.

Non-personal data

This Privacy Policy applies to all Wetstyles games, as well as marketing and advertising activities on all platforms, and other services that may be provided by Wetstyles (hereinafter referred to as the “Service” or “Games”).

This Privacy Policy is available for perusal at all times. Should there be any changes or amendments to this Privacy Policy, Wetstyles will notify the user by posting the amended version on this site.

Use of Data

For purposes of this Privacy Policy, "non-personal data" means information that does not directly identify you. The types of non-personal data Wetstyles may use temporary include, but are not limited to: application properties, including, but not limited to application name, package name and icon installed on your device. Your checkin (include like, recommendation) of a game will be disclosed to all Wetstyles users.

We will not share any personal data with any unaffiliated third party for any purpose ever.

The personal data and information includes:

  1. Your social network or third-party service user identification number (like your Facebook ID number), which is linked to publicly-available information like your name and profile photo.
  2. In-game transaction identifiers and purchases
  3. Your device types and its OS version
  4. The local language and country settings on your device

Disclosure and Transfer of Personal Data

Wetstyles doesn’t collects and processes personal data and it is not in the business of selling your personal data to third parties.

Besides, If Wetstyles becomes involved in a merger, acquisition, or any form of sale of some or all of its assets, we will provide notice before personal information is transferred and becomes subject to a different privacy policy.

Data provided by users upon registration


To use the Service, the user may log in through their Facebook account and/or Facebook Messenger account. Through this log in process, Wetstyles may use some or all of the following information:

  1. The user’s game-scoped ID
  2. The user’s Facebook and/or Facebook Messenger user ID
    Publicly available information such as the user’s name and profile picture

 Such information is collected to create the user’s game account and provide them access to the Games.

In order to manage the information Wetstyles receives through third-party applications wherein the user plays the Game (e.g. Facebook, Google Analytics), the user must follow the instructions provided by the third-party application in question for modifying said user’s information and privacy settings. The privacy management tools for applications on Facebook can be found athttps://www.facebook.com/settings?tab=instant_games

Safeguards

Wetstyles follows generally accepted industry standards and maintains reasonable safeguards to attempt to ensure the security, integrity and privacy of the information in Wetstyles For Free's possession.

Majority of the information Wetstyles collects comes directly from the user when the user plays the Games and/or interacts with advertising, content, and other Services. Wetstyles may collect and process the following information with the reasons provided, depending on which of the Games the user interacts with:


Details on how the user makes use of and interacts with the Games and Services, such as the amount of time the user spends on specific game pages, at which point in the game the user is at, and the user’s date/time of activity on the Games. e.g. In order to facilitate a seamlessly synchronized user experience across multiple devices, information about where the user left off on one of the Games said user played shall be used to allow the user to start from said point. 

A list of the user’s Facebook friends who play the same Games on Facebook (hereinafter referred to as “connected friends”). This information is collected to notify the user when their connected friends are playing Wetstyles Games.


The user’s approximate location data. This allows Wetstyles to better understand the user’s timezone and provide a customized service such as sending push notifications at appropriate times. This also allows Wetstyles to set the user’s language preference automatically. 

Push Notifications
Users are provided information about the Service and pertinent content through messages sent through Facebook Game Bots (hereinafter referred to as “push notifications”).

Push notifications are set with consent from the user. The user’s browser and/or app and/or device must also support such push notifications. In order to facilitate the delivery of such push notifications, Wetstyles must store an identifying feature of the user’s browser/app/device, messenger ID, locale, timezone, and information about the user’s connected friends. 

The user may choose to opt out of the push notification service at any time by disabling the function through their browser/app/device settings. 

Information collected for personalized advertisements


Wetstyles Games may include advertising for third-party products and services based on personal information about the users. Unless the user opts out of interest-based advertising, Wetstyles and its advertising partners (hereinafter referred to as “Third-Party Advertisers”) makes use of technologies such as cookies and web beacons to collect information to personalize advertising content. Such technologies will also be used to improve advertising, targeting, and measurement systems to display third-party ads that may be relevant to the user. 

The following information may be collected by Third-Party Advertisers or shared with Third-Party Advertisers by Wetstyles”

Performance data (e.g. number of pageviews, visits, impressions)


Aggregated non-personally identifiable information about the user and other players


Technical information such as IP address, device type, and non-personally identifiable device identifiers such as a hashed Android ID
The user’s social network ID
Other contextual data on the user’s game play such as level, achievements, and the like

The information collected may be used for the following:


Measure the effectiveness of the ads, and to offer the user behavioral advertising i.e. display advertisements for products and services more likely to apply to the user

Facilitate web analytics, analyze traffic and player activity in order to improve user experience.

The user may choose to opt out from ad-serving cookies by using the service provided through these links:  http://www.aboutads.info/choices/ or http://www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/your-ad-choices/ for users from the European Union.

User’s or Legal representative’s rights and the exercise thereof

Right of access. The user can request review any and all user data Wetstyles may have collected about them. The user may request for their personal data through the email address provided below. However, Wetstyles reserves the right to ask for reasonable evidence to verify the user’s identity before they are provided with any such information. Wetstyles also may not be able to provide all the information the user requests for, in certain instances such as the information includes personal information about another person.


Right to correct personal information. Wetstyles endeavors to ensure that the information held about the user is accurate and up to date. Should the user realize that the information is outdated or incorrect, they may send a request for correction. 

Data deletion.

The user must take note that in order to delete data collected by Facebook through pixel-tags, web beacons, and the like, the user must do so through the settings of their Facebook and/or Facebook Messenger account. In some cases, personal information about the user that is visible through gameplay (e.g. user name, high scores, chat messages) may be cached on their connected friends’ Facebook and/or Facebook Messenger accounts. Wetstyles will not be able to modify or remove the data from those.

Other

Please be aware of the open nature of certain social networking and other open features of the Services Wetstyles may make available to you. You may choose to disclose data about yourself in the course of contributing user generated content to the Services. Any data that you disclose in any of these forums, blogs, chats or the like is public information, and there is no expectation of privacy or confidentiality. Wetstyles is not responsible for any personal data you choose to make public in any of these forums.

If you are under 15 years of age or a minor in your country of residence, please ask your legal guardian's permission to use or access the Services. Wetstyles takes children's privacy seriously, and encourages parents and/or guardians to play an active role in their children's online experience at all times. Wetstyles does not knowingly collect any personal information from children below the aforementioned age.

Wetstyles regularly reviews its compliance with this Privacy Policy. If Wetstyles receives a formal written complaint from you, it is Wetstyles For Free's policy to attempt to contact you directly to address any of your concerns. Wetstyles will cooperate with the appropriate governmental authorities, including data protection authorities, to resolve any complaints regarding the collection, use, transfer or disclosure of personal data that cannot be amicably resolved between you and Wetstyles.

Legal Basis for Data Processing

International Transfers of Personal Data

Your Rights

Subject to limitations in applicable law, you are entitled to object to or request the restriction of processing of your Personal Data, and to request access to, rectification, erasure and portability of your own Personal Data.

Where the use of your information is based on consent, you can withdraw this consent at any time without affecting the lawfulness of processing based on consent before its withdrawal.

If you are aware of changes or inaccuracies in your information, you should inform us of such changes so that our records may be updated or corrected. You may lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority if you consider that our processing of your Personal Data infringes applicable law.

We retain your Personal Data as long as needed to provide services or products to you, or as required or permitted by applicable laws, such as tax and accounting laws.

Web analytics, online marketing and technology partners

In this section we inform you which services of technology partners are used for web analytics and online marketing purposes. Their application is based on Art. 6 (1) letter f GDPR and our interest in increasing user convenience, optimizing our services and their economic efficiency. The processed data includes in all cases the usage data and the metadata. Further explanations can be found in the definitions of terms, in particular on the functions and security measures, at the end of this Privacy Policy. The retention of the data is determined, unless otherwise stated, in accordance with the Privacy Policies of the technology partners.

Google Tag Manager

Google Tag Manager is a tool that allows us to manage so-called website tags via an interface (and thus integrate Google Analytics and other Google marketing services into our online serviced,). The Tag Manager itself (which implements the tags) does not process any personal data of the users. With regard to the processing of users' personal data, reference is made to the following information on the Google services. Usage guidelines: https://www.google.com/intl/de/tagmanager/use-policy.html.  

 

Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics for purposes of web analytics/ measurement and target group building.

Google AdWords

We use Google AdWords to place ads  to measure the success of the ads we place on Google's and Google partner's websites.

Google Doubleclick

We use Google Doubleclick to place ads and to measure the success of the ads we place on Google's and Google partner's websites.

Facebook Pixels and Custom Audiences

We use the Facebook pixel to form target groups and measure the success of the ads we place on Facebook and to build target groups for ads.

Section IV - Definitions

This section provides an overview of the terms used in this Privacy Policy. Many of the terms are taken from the law and defined above all in Art. 4 GDPR. The legal definitions are binding. The following explanations, on the other hand, are intended primarily for understanding. The terms are sorted alphabetically.

 

© 2019 Wetstyles. All Rights Reserved.

THIS PRIVACY POLICY WAS UPDATED ON OCTOBER.23RD.2019. According to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (EU) 2016/679.        

 

Contact Information
Wetstyles Contact
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