Chessify, Inc. ("us", "we", or "our") operates the chessify.me website and the Chessify mobile application (the "Service").
This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal data when you use our Service and the choices you have associated with that data.
We use your data to provide and improve the Service. By using the Service, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.
Service means the Chessify mobile application operated by Chessify, Inc.
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 the Service or from the Service infrastructure itself (for example, the duration of a page visit).
Cookies are small pieces of data stored on your device (computer or mobile device).
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 services of various Service Providers in order to process your data more effectively.
Data Subject is any living individual who is using our Service and is the subject of Personal Data.
We collect several types of information for various purposes to provide and improve our Service for you.
We do not request you to register with the Chessify application and open an account. We may collect the information through the periodical unanimous surveys.
You may log in to our Service with the following available options: your phone number, Facebook, or Google accounts.
We may collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Service or when you access the Service by or through a mobile device ("Usage Data").
When you access the Service by or through 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, mobile carrier, the type of mobile Internet browser you use, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data. The Usage Data may also include a request to access the camera and the storage space on your device.
In case you have chosen the option to log in to our Service, we will get access to all related profile data (i.e. Facebook or Google accounts), depending on the login option you have used.
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. Tracking technologies also used are beacons, tags, and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyze our Service.
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. Examples of Cookies we use:
Chessify, Inc. uses the collected data for various purposes:
In case you preferred to have an account with our Service, you will be also provided with:
Chessify, Inc. may process your Personal Data because:
Chessify, Inc. 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.
The data on your mobile device is stored only locally and is deleted when you uninstall the Chessify application. The deleted information can not be restored.
We may retain the information about the reported errors.
In case you have logged in to our Service your data will be stored at our Data Processing and Storage Provider, currently, Firebase Google.
We do not support encryption for the received, processed, and stored data.
Your information, including Usage 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 than those from your jurisdiction.
Under certain circumstances, Chessify, Inc. may be required to disclose your Usage Data if required to do so by law or in response to valid requests by public authorities (e.g. a court or a government agency).
Chessify, Inc. may disclose your Usage Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:
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 and Usage Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Your Data Protection Rights Under General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA), you have certain data protection rights. Chessify, Inc. aims to take reasonable steps to allow you to correct, amend, delete, or limit the use of your Usage Data.
If you wish to be informed of what Usage Data we hold about you and if you want it to be removed from our systems, please contact us.
Please note that we may ask you to verify your identity before responding to such requests.
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)
We may employ third-party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service ("Service Providers"), to provide the Service on our behalf, to perform Service-related services or to assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.
These third parties have access to your Usage Data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
We may use third-party Service Providers to monitor and analyze the use of our Service:
Firebase Analytics and Facebook Analytics for Apps are web analytics services that track and report website or app traffic. They use the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Service. For Firebase Analytics, this data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.
We may provide paid products and/or services within the Service. In that case, you can make purchases via Apple Pay or Google Pay services.
The payment processors we work with are:
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites or services.
We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Children have 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.
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