Privacy Policy / Terms of Service

Effective Date: 11 May 2012

General

This Privacy Policy (“Privacy Policy”) applies to the use and collection of personal data at the following site and for the Services provided (“Services”) on it: www.blaast.com (“the Server”). The Services are operated and provided to you by and the data controller and collector is Blaast Ltd. (a limited liability company validly organized under the laws of Finland, business identity code 2343623-7, having its registered place of business at Erottajankatu 11 A 20, 00130 Helsinki, Finland, usersupport@blaast.com) (“Blaast” and “we”). We value the privacy of our users (“user” and “you”) and honor your wishes regarding the management of your personal data. In order to offer you Services, we may, from time to time, request different kinds of information from you. This Privacy Policy describes the methods, how Blaast collects and uses your personal data, the options you have, and how you can inform us about your choices.

Scope of Application

By accessing the Server and/or using the Services, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy in particular. If you do not agree to all of the following terms and conditions, please discontinue using the Server or the Services. In this Privacy Policy the word “personal data” means user information, such as your name, e-mail or home address, and all other user information, which you provide or which we may collect according to the applicable legislation.

Use of Personal Data

The information sent to the Server or the Services is used for the purpose to which it has been collected. Personal data is collected in order to collect customer information for Blaast to provide the best possible level of customer service. It enables us to deliver product announcements, software updates and special offers as well as provide convenient and personalized user access and improve the features and usability of our Services. With your consent, if required, Blaast may use your personal data for direct marketing purposes connected to the Services, or any other Services provided by Blaast at the moment or in the future. Blaast may also share your personal data with its designated third parties for e.g. direct marketing purposes. Your personal data can also be used for market research and other research purposes connected to the Server and/or the Services. Additionally, for the purpose of effectively running the Service, your personal data may be transferred to and processed with equipment and services controlled by third parties.

We may collect personal data connected to the use of the Services. The data that we collect includes the following types of information, in case you decide to provide them:

Blaast collects personal data when you first time start using Blaast and may continue to do so during your use of Services and/or when you update your profile.

When you access Services via a browser, application or other client our Servers automatically record certain information. This automatically collected information may include information such as your web request, your interaction with the Service, your mobile phone number, unique application number, Internet Protocol address, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your request, your user name and information from one or more cookies that may uniquely identify your browser or your account, provided that you have consented to the use of cookies.

When you send email or other communications to Blaast, we may retain those communications in order to process your inquiries, respond to your requests and improve our services. We may use your email address to communicate with you about our Services. By submitting your personal data on forms or otherwise providing your personal data to us, you approve and give your express consent to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal data according to this Privacy Policy for the limited purposes given in this Privacy Policy.

Use of Cookies

By using the Server and/or Services you expressly consent to Blaast using and installing cookies on your browser. Blaast uses cookies to identify you when you visit and use the Server and/or Services. In case you do not want to allow cookies to be installed on your browser, you may be able to modify your settings of your browser to turn of the cookies.

Sharing of Personal Data

We do not share, sell, rent or otherwise distribute information you enter in Blaast to others, except as disclosed in this Privacy Policy. Blaast may share your information with others outside of Blaast under the following circumstances: We have your explicit consent to share the information (such as but not limited Blaast’s right to use and share your personal data for direct marketing purposes under this Privacy Policy); We need to share your information to fulfill your product or service request; We have a good faith belief that sharing or otherwise permitting access, disclosure, use or preservation of such information is reasonably necessary in order to comply with our legal obligations; or

We believe it is necessary in order to investigate, prevent or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud or potential threats against persons or property.

Accuracy of Information

You pledge to provide Blaast accurate information when you register to use the Services. After your registration you can view your profile in the Services. You can alter, update or remove information you have given either by logging in to the Services or by contacting Blaast’s customer service. You have also the right to delete or update incorrect, incomplete, out-of-date or unnecessary personal data, and Blaast may also without a separate notice, correct or remove all incorrect, incomplete, out-of-date or unnecessary personal data. You have also the right to prohibit Blaast from using your personal data for marketing purposes or market research at any time. You can use your rights by contacting us by sending e-mail to usersupport@blaast.com. We will handle your request without unnecessary delay.

Information Security

We take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of data. These include internal reviews of our data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures, including appropriate encryption and physical security measures to guard against unauthorized access to systems where we store personal data. We restrict access to personal information to Blaast employees, contractors and agents who need to know that information in order to process it on our behalf. These individuals are bound by confidentiality obligations and may be subject to discipline, including termination and criminal prosecution, if they fail to meet these obligations. Retaining, Verifying and Updating of Personal Data

Blaast retains your personal data as long as it is necessary for those purposes for which the personal data was originally collected. The personal data collected by Blaast is retained on servers, which information security is protected in accordance with the applicable law and general market practice.

If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Policy or if you want to verify the personal data in Blaast’s possession, please contact us by e-mail at usersupport@blaast.com.

We may offer links to other websites. Linked sites are not under the authority of Blaast and we are not responsible for the contents of them or the contents of their links. If you visit a linked site, you shall verify separately the privacy policies and other practices of such site.

Children

Children under the age of 15 years are not allowed to register as users of the Service, unless they have permission to do so from their parent or guardian.

Changes and Updates

Blaast reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time. We will revise and display the effective date at the top of the web page. You should periodically review it to keep abreast of our plans and procedures to protect the personal information that we collect. Your continued use of the Blaast Services constitutes your agreement to this Privacy Policy and any updates.