ThreeFold Website
Privacy Policy

This privacy policy will explain how the ThreeFold Foundation (“company”, “we”, or “us”) uses the personal data we collect from you when you use the following websites:

www.threefold.io

Topics

What data do we collect?

How will we use your data?

How do we store your data?

Marketing

What are your data protection rights?

The right to access

The right to rectification

The right to erasure

The right to restrict processing

The right to object to processing

The right to data portability

What are cookies?

How do we use cookies?

What types of cookies do we use?

How to manage cookies

Privacy policies of other websites

Changes to our privacy policy

How to contact us

What data do we collect?

For optimising purposes we collect data on navigation, page visits, length of visit and more. These are all tracked through Google Analytics and Hotjar are anonymized.


How do we collect your data?

We automatically collect data and process data when you use or view our website via your browser's cookies.
We collect data through the email signup pop up if you decide to use that.

How will we use your data?

We use this information to monitor and analyze your use of our website and for the website's technical administration, to increase our website's functionality and user-friendliness, and to better tailor it to our visitors' needs.

If you agree, our company might share your data with the following partner companies so that they may offer you or us their products and services:

The aforementioned processors operate independently from us and have their own privacy policy, which we strongly suggest you review. These processors may use the information collected through their services to evaluate visitors’ activity, as set out in their respective privacy policies.

How do we store your data?

We store all email address signups for the 3bot news letter in our Google Suite on a sheet. All entries older than 90days will be deleted automatically. You will receive an opt in when we kickoff with the first mailing to stay on that list. The provider/email client is yet to be determined and this policy will be updated accordingly by that time.
We only analyze the anonymised data in Google Analytics and Hotjar

We use Hotjar in order to better understand our users’ needs and to optimize this service and experience. Hotjar is a technology service that helps us better understand our users experience (e.g. how much time they spend on which pages, which links they choose to click, what users do and don’t like, etc.) and this enables us to build and maintain our service with user feedback. Hotjar uses cookies and other technologies to collect data on our users’ behavior and their devices (in particular device's IP address (captured and stored only in anonymized form), device screen size, device type (unique device identifiers), browser information, geographic location (country only), preferred language used to display our website). Hotjar stores this information in a pseudonymized user profile. Neither Hotjar nor we will ever use this information to identify individual users or to match it with further data on an individual user. For further details, please see Hotjar’s privacy policy by clicking on this link.

You can opt-out to the creation of a user profile, Hotjar’s storing of data about your usage of our site and Hotjar’s use of tracking cookies on other websites by following this opt-out link. 

Marketing

We will not use your information for any (re)marketing reasons, nor send you information about products and/or services of ours or any partner companies. The only emails you might receive are related to the chat you might have had with any of our agents.

What are your data protection rights?

We would like to make sure you are fully aware of all of your data protection rights. Every user is entitled to the following:

The right to access

You have the right to request from us copies of your personal data. We may charge you a small fee for this service.

The right to rectification 

You have the right to request that we correct any information you believe is inaccurate. You also have the right to request us to complete information you believe is incomplete.

The right to erasure

You have the right to request that we erase your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to restrict processing

You have the right to request that we restrict the processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to object to processing

You have the right to object to our company processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to data portability  

You have the right to request that we transfer the data that we have collected to another organization, or directly to you, under certain conditions.

If you make a request, we have one month to respond to you. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact us

What are cookies?

Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard Internet log information and visitor behaviour information. When you visit our websites, we may collect information from you automatically through cookies or similar technology.

For further information, visit allaboutcookies.org.

How do we use cookies?

We use cookies in a range of ways to improve your experience on our website, including:

• Understanding how you use our website

• for the websites’ technical administration

What types of cookies do we use?

There are a number of different types of cookies, however, our websites use:

How to manage cookies

You can set your browser to not accept cookies, and the above website tells you how to remove cookies from your browser. However, in a few cases, some of our website features may not function as a result.

Privacy policies of other websites

Our website contains links to other websites. Our privacy policy applies only to our website, so if you click on a link to another website, you should read their privacy policy.

Changes to our privacy policy

We keep our privacy policy under regular review and places any updates on this web page. This privacy policy was last updated on 16 May 2019.

How to contact us

If you have any questions about our privacy policy, the data we hold on you, or you would like to exercise one of your data protection rights, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Email us at: dataprivacy@threefold.io