Blink is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.
We have created this policy to explain the basis on which any personal data we collect and hold will be used and shared by us.
Definitions used in this policy are the same as those used in the Terms.
For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998, the data controller is Super Smashing Ltd, trading as Blink, of 41 Old Street, London, EC1V 9HX.
We may collect and process the following data (Information):
Information you give us: Account Holders, Administrators and End-users (you), may give us information about you when downloading or registering to use the App, filling in forms on the App, corresponding with us (for example, by e-mail or chat), sharing data via the App's social media functions and when reporting a problem with the App. Information may include your name, address, email address, Skype address, phone number, age, username, password, other registration information, financial and credit card information, personal description, photograph, job title, employer and Blink connections.
Information we collect from your Device: Each time you use the App we may automatically collect the following information:
Information about you contained within the content you send and receive on the App: The App is designed to help you work collaboratively with colleagues and across teams. It is inevitable, therefore, that messages you send or receive or content you share on the App may contain personal information about you and other people.
We use the Information you give us and that we collect from your Device in the following ways:
We may use the Information we collect from your Device:
Information about you contained within the content you send and receive on the App: Other than incidental to the delivery of messages and content across the App, we do not use Information about you contained within content you send and receive on the App for any purpose, although we may occasionally be required to disclose such Information as set out below.
We may share your Information as follows (on occasion this may include Information about you contained within the content you send and receive on the App but this will only be where absolutely necessary):
in order to enforce or to investigate potential breaches of the Terms or to protect the rights, property or safety of Blink, our customers, or others.
We may share End-users Information with the relevant Account Holder and/or Administrator.
We may share disaggregated/anonymized information with selected third parties as appropriate and with analytics and service providers that assist us in fault diagnostics, the improvement and optimisation of the App.
Unfortunately, the transmission of any information via the internet is not completely secure. We will do our best to protect your Information through the use of appropriate technical measures such as encryption but we cannot guarantee the security of Information transmitted; any transmission is at your own risk.
Information in transit between our servers and you over the internet is encrypted using industry wide accepted standards.
Once we have received your Information, we use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access. All Information we hold is stored on our secure servers. At rest data is encrypted using AES256 bit encryption, although some Account Holders may manage their own encryption keys with our agreement.
When you share information or communicate using the App you choose the audience who can see what you share. Those people may download or re-share any of your content with anyone on the App or otherwise. We have no control over this so do not share any personal data or information that you do not want to be seen, collected or used by other End-users.
End-users have the right to ask us not to process their personal data, as defined by the Data Protection Act 1998, for direct marketing purposes. We will usually inform you (before collecting your personal data) if we intend to use it for direct marketing. This might involve something like sending you emails about new products that we might offer. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by checking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect your data. You can also exercise the right at any time by contacting us at email@example.com
We will also send you messages and email that are of a service or administrative nature but you may not opt out of these.
The App may contain links to and from Non-Blink Services. Please note these Non-Blink Services may have their own privacy policies and we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies or for any personal data that may be collected through these Non-Blink Services, such as contact and location data. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these Non-Blink Services.
The Data Protection Act 1998 gives you the right to access personal data held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with that Act. Any access request may be subject to a fee of £10 to meet the costs of providing you with such details. To make a request contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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