Last Update: July 13th, 2015
breakupbuddy is an internet and mobile application that helps users whose relationship has ended to ease their loneliness and supports them in meeting or socializing with people in the same situation. By means of the breakupbuddy application and website, users can create their own profile, arrange social events with other members, and provide feedback about each other afterwards in the framework of the mobile application and on the website, www.breakupbuddyapp.com.
Collection of Data from or about You or Your Device
In order to provide you with the Service, we collect, store, use, and analyse data we collect from or about you or your device.
We collect certain personal data that you provide voluntarily about yourself and which can identify you (“Personal Data”).
At registration, we collect your name, contact information and/or month and year of birth.
During your use of the service we collect and may store GPS location data from your mobile device.
If you download or use the Service, you must approve our collection of your device location information.
While using the Service, you may choose to provide or share: name, address, email address, telephone number, photos, a personal description and information about your gender and preferences for recommendations, such as search distance and age range.
If you use our Services and visit our website, we also automatically collect certain technical data such as information about your browser or device which include your IP address, device ID and type, your browser type and language, the operating system used by your device, access times, your mobile device’s geographic location during the active use of our Services, and the website which refers you to our Service.
Web beacons and other technologies may be used by us for the purpose of tracking your activities within our Services, to provide you with cookies and to communicate with them and to notice whether messages have been opened and acted upon by you, to customize our Services, to provide targeted advertisements and to evaluate effectiveness of our online advertising, content, programming or other activities.
Use and disclosure of collected data
The Data which we collect as described above, may be used by us for example: (a) to verify your eligibility to open a profile or use the Service; (b) to verify the accuracy of the representations and warranties you make at registration; (c) to provide, deliver, develop, manage, research, analyse and advertise or promote our Services or in connection with our Services; (d) for website or mobile application analytics; (e) to enforce or exercise any rights in our Terms of Services; (f) for the settlement and processing of contests and sweepstakes; and (g) to perform functions or services as otherwise as set out in the description provided to you at the time of collection.
We may use a third party vendor to process your data on our behalf, including to verify your eligibility to use the service, or the accuracy of representations and warranties you make in the course of opening and maintaining an account with us. Personal Data which we provide to such third parties shall only be used by the third parties to perform services for us.
We may share your Non-Personal Data with third party social platforms, if you access our Services from such platforms, in the scope of your privacy settings on each social platform.
After you register as a user of breakupbuddy, your breakupbuddy profile will be viewable by other users of the Service. The data accessible to other users are data you provided us directly or through your Facebook settings. The data you provide directly to other users are just viewed by the certain user.
We may disclose Personal Data if we are under a duty to disclose or share a your Personal Data in order to comply with any legal obligation, including responding to subpoenas or other lawful service of process, or in order to enforce or apply any contract with you or other agreements; or to protect our rights, property, or safety of our employees, customers, or others. We may also disclose information we’ve collected from or about you to law enforcement or others for purposes of protecting the health and safety of our community and registered users, such as in the case of risk of harm or violence against any person (including you).
We may combine certain non-identifying data collected from users we collect with additional data from other sources. We also may share such data, for example, in the aggregate, with advisors, advertisers and investors, for the purpose of conducting general business analysis or other business purposes.
Right to information
breakupbuddy GmbH is an Austrian Company, Registry Number 422412w and registered office in Reisnerstraße 61/21, 1030 Vienna, Austria.
If your Personal Data changes, or if you no longer desire our Services, or if you wish to update your preferences to receive email or other communications from us, you may correct, delete inaccuracies, or amend your Personal Data and preferences by making the change within your User profile or by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
California Civil Code Section § 1798.83 permits Users of our Services that are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of Personal Data to third parties, if any, for their direct marketing purposes or choose to opt out of such disclosure. To make such a request, you may contact us by email at email@example.com.
Your Choices and Preferences
breakupbuddy protects your information using technical, physical, and administrative security measures to reduce the risk of loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure or modification of your information. Some of our safeguards include firewalls, encryption, physical access controls, etc. While we have employed reasonable security technologies and procedures to assist safeguarding your personal information, no system or network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure.
Information and Content You Voluntarily Share about Yourself
Although our Service is a general audience Service, we restrict the use of our service to individuals age 13 and above and we require parental or guardian consent for users aged at least 13 and up to 18 years old. Accordingly, we do not knowingly collect, maintain, or use personal information from children under the age of 13. If you are a parent or guardian of a child under 13 years of age and believe that he or she is using the Service, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.