Welcome to tinkbit.com operated by Tinkbit OÜ.
Tinkbit OÜ (“us”, “we”, or “our”) operates http://www.tinkbit.com hereinafter referred to as “Service”).
We respect your privacy.
This section describes the ways your personal information is collected, used and protected when you visit or login to Tinkbit’s platform. Use of this platform constitutes consent to the data collection and use and security practices detailed herein.
“SERVICE” means http://www.tinkbit.com website operated by Tinkbit OÜ.
“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” is data collected automatically either generated by the use of Service or from Service infrastructure itself (for example, the duration of a page visit).
“COOKIES” are small files stored on your device (computer or mobile device).
“DATA PROCESSORS (OR SERVICE PROVIDERS)” means any natural or legal person 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” is any living individual who is the subject of Personal Data.
“THE USER” is the individual using our Service. The User corresponds to the Data Subject, who is the subject of Personal Data.
3. Information Collection and Use
3.1. While completing our online registration form, we will require you to provide us with personal information, such as your name and contact details.
3.2. You must provide complete, accurate and correct details and you hereby confirm the details you provided are correct.
3.3. You are not required by law to provide the Company with your personal details. However, if you provide false, incorrect, or out dated information, or only partial information, it may impair our ability to contact you.
3.5. The Company may collect information pertaining to your activity on the Website, including information or content that you have read, your session durations, the web pages you watched, services that were of interest to you, the location of the computer and the Internet Protocol (IP) address through which you had access to the Website and more.
3.6. Additionally, the Company may collect or use the assistance of third parties to collect and analyze anonymous, statistic or aggregative information related to your use of the Website.
4. Types of Data Collected
4.1. Personal Data
4.1.1. 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:
a) Email address
b) First name and last name
c) Phone number
d) Address, State, Province, ZIP/Postal code, City
4.1.2. We may use your Personal Data to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that may be of interest to you. You may opt out of receiving any, or all, of these communications from us by following the unsubscribe link.
4.2. Usage Data
4.2.1. We may also collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Service or when you access Service by or through a mobile device (“Usage Data”).
4.2.2. 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.
4.2.3. When you access Service with 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.
4.3. Location Data
4.3.1. 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.
4.3.2. You can enable or disable location services when you use our Service at any time by way of your device settings.
4.4. Tracking Cookies Data
4.4.2. Cookies are files with a 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. Other tracking technologies are also used such as beacons, tags and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyze our Service.
4.4.3. 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.
4.4.4. Examples of Cookies we use:
a) Session Cookies: We use Session Cookies to operate our Service.
b) Preference Cookies: We use Preference Cookies to remember your preferences and various settings.
c) Security Cookies: We use Security Cookies for security purposes.
d) Advertising Cookies: Advertising Cookies are used to serve you with advertisements that may be relevant to you and your interests.
4.5. Other Data
4.5.1. While using our Service, we may also collect the following information: sex, age, date of birth, place of birth, passport details, citizenship, registration at place of residence and actual address, telephone number (work, mobile), details of documents on education, qualification, professional training, employment agreements, non-disclosure agreements, information on bonuses and compensation, information on marital status, family members, social security (or other taxpayer identification) number, office location and other data.
5. Use of Data
a) To provide the services on the Website and to enable you to use them;
b) To develop and improve our products and services as a whole, and to improve and expand the services and content offered on the Website, to create new services and content which correspond to the requirements and expectations of the users of the Website and our customers and to modify or cancel existing services and content. The information used by the Company for this purpose will be mainly statistical information, and will not identify you personally;
c) To contact you occasionally, either by the Company or by anyone on our behalf, including by sending email messages, SMS messages and information related to our services and products;
d) To conduct researches and surveys and other similar activities related to products and services development;
e) To analyze and provide statistical information to third parties. This information will not identify you personally;
f) For the orderly and proper operation and development of the Website;
6. Retention of Data
6.2. We will also retain Usage Data for internal analysis purposes. Usage Data is generally retained for a shorter period, 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.
7. Transfer of Data
7.1. 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 from those of your jurisdiction.
7.2. If you are located outside Estonia and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the data, including Personal Data, to Estonia and process it there.
7.5. We may share personal information outlined in this policy, with others, in any of the following instances:
a) With our service providers in order to operate, maintain and enhance the Website and facilitate our email communications with you;
b) If you abused your rights to use the Website, or violated any applicable law, your information may be shared with authorities or other third parties, if we believe it is necessary or justified;
c) With attorneys, courts and relevant third parties, in any case of dispute, or legal proceeding of any kind involving you with respect to the Website;
d) If the operation of the Website is organized within a different framework, or through another legal structure or entity (such as due to a merger or acquisition), provided that those entities agree to be bound by the provisions of this policy, with reasonably necessary changes taken into consideration; and
e) We may share personal information with our corporate group entities (companies that we control, control us, or are under common control with us, whether directly or indirectly), but their use of such information must comply with the policy.
f) In any case other than above, your personal information will be shared with others only if you provide your explicit prior consent.
8. Accessing, Updating or Deleting your Personal Information and Obtaining a Copy of it
8.1. We respect your privacy rights and therefore you may contact us at any time and request:
a) to access, delete, change or update any Personal Information relating to you (for example, if you believe that your personal information is incorrect, you may ask to have it corrected or deleted); or
b) that we will cease any further use of your personal information (for example, you may ask that we will stop using or sharing your personal information with third parties) or that we shall remove your personal information (subject to any other legal obligation that may require us to keep the information).
8.2. Please note that unless you instruct us otherwise we retain the information we collect for as long as needed to provide the services and to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes and enforce our agreements.
8.3. We may rectify, replenish or remove incomplete or inaccurate information, at any time and at our own discretion. If you wish to raise a complaint on how we have handled your personal information, please contact us directly at [email protected]
8.4. If you are not satisfied with our response or believe we are collecting or processing your Personal Information not in accordance with the laws, you can complain to the applicable data protection authority.
9. Disclosure of Data
9.1. We may disclose personal information that we collect, or you provide:
9.1.1. Disclosure for Law Enforcement. Under certain circumstances, we may be required to disclose your Personal Data if required to do so by law or in response to valid requests by public authorities.
9.1.2. Business Transaction. If we or our subsidiaries are involved in a merger, acquisition or asset sale, your Personal Data may be transferred.
9.1.3. Other cases. We may disclose your information also:
i) to our subsidiaries and affiliates;
ii) to contractors, service providers, and other third parties we use to support our business;
iii) to fulfill the purpose for which you provide it;
iv) for the purpose of including your company’s logo on our website;
v) for any other purpose disclosed by us when you provide the information;
vi) with your consent in any other cases;
vii) if we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the rights, property, or safety of the Company, our customers, or others.
10. Security of Data
10.1. 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.
11. Your Data Protection Rights Under General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
11.1. If you are a resident of the European Union (EU) and European Economic Area (EEA), you have certain data protection rights, covered by GDPR. – See more at https://eur-lex.europa.eu/eli/reg/2016/679/oj
11.2. We aim to take reasonable steps to allow you to correct, amend, delete, or limit the use of your Personal Data.
11.3. 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 email us at [email protected]
11.4. In certain circumstances, you have the following data protection rights:
a) the right to access, update or to delete the information we have on you;
b) the right of rectification. You have the right to have your information rectified if that information is inaccurate or incomplete;
c) the right to object. You have the right to object to our processing of your Personal Data;
d) the right of restriction. You have the right to request that we restrict the processing of your personal information;
e) the right to data portability. You have the right to be provided with a copy of your Personal Data in a structured, machine-readable and commonly used format;
f) the right to withdraw consent. You also have the right to withdraw your consent at any time where we rely on your consent to process your personal information;
11.5. Please note that we may ask you to verify your identity before responding to such requests. Please note, we may not able to provide Service without some necessary data.
11.6. You have the right to complain to a Data Protection Authority about our collection and use of your Personal Data. For more information, please contact your local data protection authority in the European Economic Area (EEA).
12. Your Data Protection Rights under the California Privacy Protection Act (CalOPPA)
12.2. According to CalOPPA we agree to the following:
a) users can visit our site anonymously;
d) users are able to change their personal information by emailing us at [email protected]
12.3. Our Policy on “Do Not Track” Signals:
12.3.1. We honor Do Not Track signals and do not track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a Do Not Track browser mechanism is in place. Do Not Track is a preference you can set in your web browser to inform websites that you do not want to be tracked.
12.3.2. You can enable or disable Do Not Track by visiting the Preferences or Settings page of your web browser.
13. Your Data Protection Rights under the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA)
13.1. If you are a California resident, you are entitled to learn what data we collect about you, ask to delete your data and not to sell (share) it. To exercise your data protection rights, you can make certain requests and ask us:
13.2. What personal information we have about you. If you make this request, we will return to you:
i) The categories of personal information we have collected about you.
ii) The categories of sources from which we collect your personal information.
iii) The business or commercial purpose for collecting or selling your personal information.
iv) The categories of third parties with whom we share personal information.
v) The specific pieces of personal information we have collected about you.
vi) A list of categories of personal information that we have sold, along with the category of any other company we sold it to. If we have not sold your personal information, we will inform you of that fact.
vii) A list of categories of personal information that we have disclosed for a business purpose, along with the category of any other company we shared it with.
13.3. Please note, you are entitled to ask us to provide you with this information up to two times in a rolling twelve-month period. When you make this request, the information provided may be limited to the personal information we collected about you in the previous 12 months.
13.4. To delete your personal information. If you make this request, we will delete the personal information we hold about you as of the date of your request from our records and direct any service providers to do the same. In some cases, deletion may be accomplished through de-identification of the information. If you choose to delete your personal information, you may not be able to use certain functions that require your personal information to operate.
13.5. To stop selling your personal information. If you submit a request to stop selling your personal information, we will stop selling it. If you are a California resident, to opt-out of the sale of your personal information, send us an email with title “Do Not Sell My Personal Information” to submit your request.
13.6. Please note, if you ask us to delete or stop selling your data, it may impact your experience with us, and you may not be able to participate in certain programs or membership services which require the usage of your personal information to function. But in no circumstances, we will discriminate against you for exercising your rights.
13.7. To exercise your California data protection rights described above, please send your request(s) by one of the following means:
i) By email: [email protected]
13.8. Your data protection rights, described above, are covered by the CCPA, short for the California Consumer Privacy Act. To find out more, visit the official California Legislative Information website. The CCPA took effect on 01/01/2020.
14. Service Providers
14.1. We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service (“Service Providers”), provide Service on our behalf, perform Service-related services or assist us in analysing how our Service is used.
14.2. 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.
15.1. We may use third-party Service Providers to show advertisements to you to help support and maintain our Service.
15.2. Google AdSense DoubleClick Cookie
15.2.2. You may opt out of the use of the DoubleClick Cookie for interest-based advertising by visiting the Google Ads Settings web page: http://www.google.com/ads/preferences/
16. Behavioral Remarketing
16.2. Google Ads (AdWords)
16.2.1. Google Ads (AdWords) remarketing service is provided by Google Inc.
16.2.2. You can opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize the Google Display Network ads by visiting the Google Ads Settings page: http://www.google.com/settings/ads
16.2.3. Google also recommends installing the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on – https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout – for your web browser. Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on provides visitors with the ability to prevent their data from being collected and used by Google Analytics.
16.2.4. For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy Terms web page: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en
16.3.1. Facebook remarketing service is provided by Facebook Inc.
16.3.2. You can learn more about interest-based advertising from Facebook by visiting this page: https://www.facebook.com/help/164968693837950
16.3.3. To opt-out from Facebook’s interest-based ads, follow these instructions from Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/help/568137493302217
16.3.4. Facebook adheres to the Self-Regulatory Principles for Online Behavioural Advertising established by the Digital Advertising Alliance. You can also opt-out from Facebook and other participating companies through the Digital Advertising Alliance in the USA http://www.aboutads.info/choices/, the Digital Advertising Alliance of Canada in Canada http://youradchoices.ca/ or the European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance in Europe http://www.youronlinechoices.eu/, or opt-out using your mobile device settings.
16.3.5. For more information on the privacy practices of Facebook, please visit Facebook’s Data Policy: https://www.facebook.com/privacy/explanation
17.1. We may provide paid products and/or services within Service. In that case, we use third-party services for payment processing (e.g. payment processors).
17.3. The payment processors we work with are:
17.4. PayPal or Braintree:
17.5. Apple Store In-App Payments:
18. Links to Other Sites
18.2. We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.
19. Children’s Privacy
19.1. Our Services are not intended for use by children under the age of 18 (“Child” or “Children”).
19.2. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from Children under 18. If you become aware that a 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.
21. Contact Us
a) By email: [email protected]