We collect certain personal information that is absolutely necessary for service provision. This information is limited to your email address, phone number or Facebook ID. You may choose not to share this information with us. Please remember that in this case you will still be able to browse the website but you will not be able to create your personal account and enjoy our Platform’s free and paid features.
We also collect, use and process the following information that is not vital for service provision:
We collect, store and process information you provide to us directly. When you fill in the Profile section of your account, communicate with us or fill in a form you may choose to share your phone number, date of birth, place of study, your educational background and other information that you deem appropriate.
The following information is collected automatically when you use our Platform:
We might receive information about you from other sources when these third-party sources have your consent or permission to share information about you with us. If you choose to create your account or log in to your account using a third-party social media such as Facebook, we will receive access to certain information about your account from that service. In particular, we will receive your email that you used to create your account on Facebook. This type of information is crucial for your access to the Platform, its free and paid functionality, and is vital for service provision.
Sensitive information pertains to your race, ethnic origin, gender, political opinions and religious beliefs, and your medical condition. GeeklyHub does not collect sensitive information about you. If you choose to share this information with us, we will not store or process it. We are not responsible for any sensitive information that you choose to share with other Users of the Platform.
GeeklyHub is not intended for use by anyone under eighteen (18) years of age and does not intentionally collect information about anyone under that age.
Legal basis for collecting, processing and using your information described in the previous section of this Policy depends on the context, in which such information is collected, and the type of information we collect:
Information about you is used to operate, modify, improve and protect our platform, provide you with our free and paid services, and communicate with you.
This is how your information is used to facilitate GeeklyHub operation, modification and improvement:
We use information that we collect about you for various ways of communicating with you. This means we need it to do the following:
We also use information about you to show you content and platform features that match your profile. Me might use it to facilitate promotions.
We share information about you with third parties and with authorities. We need to do so to comply with legal obligations and protect our own legal rights. We might transfer information about you to other countries for the same reasons.
We need to use third-party services to operate our website and improve it. We use them to process payments, send our emails, host our data, manage advertisement, and provide technical support. We authorize them to use only certain types of information about you that they absolutely need to conduct their operations. We ensure that they do not violate rules of access to your information.
We employ various technical and organizational measure to ensure that your information is safe with us. In particular, all information that you choose to share with us is protected against unauthorized access, modification, disclosure and other use. We store all your information securely. We have trained our employees on all our data protection policies. We made sure that only employees with appropriate levels of authorization have access to your information. We constantly test our hardware and software for vulnerabilities and undertake all necessary actions to protect your information against data breach. No matter how hard we try to protect your data, we need your help here as well. We require all our users to store their Platform access data safely and securely. Do not share your password with anyone. When you create your password, make sure that it does not match your other passwords.
Your data rights include:
You can change and review information about you; you can request that we delete you database record completely or in part; you can decide to opt out of our promotional and marketing messages; you can download information you provided to us.
You may review and change (update) or delete some or all of your account information. You can do this by accessing your profile page on our platform. You can also change the information we store about you by sending a request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
You may request that we delete your database record by sending us an email to email@example.com.
You may opt out of promotional or marketing communications (emails) by clicking “Unsubscribe” in our emails. If you want to stop receiving other types of communication such as status updates, technical and security notifications or other types of messages, please send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can download the information you provided to us. If you want to receive a data file that contains all information that you provided to us, please send us an email to email@example.com.