Privacy Policy

Last modified: June 12, 2015

Qingers can be used to share information, to communicate with other people or to create new content.

Transparency and choice

People have different privacy concerns. Our goal is to be clear about what information (data) we collect, so that you can make meaningful choices about how it is used.

Our Privacy Policy applies to all present and past visitors of our site and to our clients online. When you visit and use our website you agree to our Privacy Policy. Our Privacy Policy applies to personal information that we collect while you are visiting or using our website or when you buy our products and services.

This is how we use your information at Qingers and how you can protect your own privacy.

Our Privacy Policy explains:

  • What information we collect
  • How we store and use that information
  • The choices we offer, including how to access and update information

Changes

Our Privacy Policy may change from time to time. We will not reduce your rights under this Privacy Policy without your explicit consent. We will post any privacy policy changes on this page and, if the changes are significant, we will provide a more prominent notice (including, for certain services, email notification of privacy policy changes).

Information you give us

We collect your data to offer you a better service and to improve your experience. We collect information in two ways:

  • Information you give us. While you are creating a Qingers account, we ask you some personal information such as name, email address, telephone number etc.
  • Device information.We may collect device-specific information (such as your hardware model, operating system version, unique device identifiers, and mobile network information).

Log information

When you use our services or view content provided by Qingers, we may automatically collect and store certain information in server logs. This may include:

  • details of how you used our service
  • Internet protocol address
  • device event information such as hardware settings, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your request and referral URL
  • cookies that may uniquely identify your browser or your Qingers Account

Location information

When you use a location-enabled Qingers service, we may collect and process information about your actual location, like GPS signals sent by a mobile device. We may also use various technologies to determine location, such as sensor data from your device that may, for example, provide information on nearby Wi-Fi access points and cell towers.

How we store and use information we collect

We store and process personal information on our servers. We will ask for your consent before using information for a purpose other than those that are set out in this Privacy Policy. For instance, we may use your email address to inform you about our services, such as letting you know about upcoming changes or improvements or managing, protecting and improving our services and offering you new products.

Information you share

Qingers let you share information publicly and with other users. Remember that we are not accountable for contents you public and share with platforms and/or social networks outside Qingers. All contents are shared under your full responsibility. Furthermore, once you share your contents, Qingers has no more control on information residing on other servers.

Accessing and updating your personal information

Whenever you use our services, we aim to provide you with access to your personal information. If that information is wrong, you can access without charge your information and update it quickly.

Information we share

We do not share personal information with companies, organizations and individuals outside of Qingers without your consent or unless we have a good-faith belief that access, use, preservation or disclosure of the information is reasonably necessary to meet any applicable law, regulation, legal process or enforceable governmental request, including detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues.

If Qingers is involved in a merger, acquisition or asset sale, we will continue to ensure the confidentiality of any personal information and give affected users notice before personal information is transferred or becomes subject to a different privacy policy.

Personal information can be communicated to personnel and collaborators of ESG Services S.r.l., owner of Qingers. Employees are qualified to treat personal information according to this Privacy Policy.

Information security

We work hard to protect Qingers and our users from unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of information we hold.

Our cookies policy

Cookies are small text files which are stored on the computer whenever you visit certain web pages.

Qinqers uses cookies to improve the quality of the service and to make it easier to use. To do this, we hold the users’ preferences in the cookie and we monitor their actions. Our cookies don’t store personal data, but we use the collected encrypted data to improve your experience on qingers.com.

If you wish to turn off the cookies you can configure your browser to alert you of the presence of a cookie, so that you can then decide whether to accept it or not, or you can set it to automatically reject all cookies.

Most Internet browsers are set to accept cookies by default. You can change these settings to either block the cookies or receive a warning when a cookie is sent to your device. There are many ways to handle cookies, please refer to the instruction manual or the help screen of your browser to learn how to adjust its settings. Disabling the cookies we use may condition your experience on the Qingers website, for example you may not be able to access certain areas or you may not receive customized information.

If you use different devices to view or access to websites (i.e. computer, Smartphone, tablet, etc.), make sure that every browser on every device is set to suit your preferences on cookies.

In addition of using the browser’s tool to turn on or turn off every single cookie, we inform you that the www.youronlinechoices.com website contains a list of the main providers who work with website managers to collect and use information to provide behavioural advertising. You can turn off or turn on all companies or alternatively set your preferences for individual ones. You can do that using the tool on www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/your-ad-choices .

Application

Our Privacy Policy does not apply to services offered by other companies or individuals, including products or sites that may be displayed to you in our ads.

When we receive formal written complaints, we will contact the person who made the complaint to follow up.

Account Rights

In relation to personal data that Qingers will hold, at any time, the owner of the personal data can exercise his rights towards the data controller under Article 7 of D.Lgs 196/2003 "Code of protection of personal data", which is transcribed below in full:

Art. 7 Right to access personal data and other rights.

1. The owner of personal data has the right to obtain confirmation of the existence or not of personal data concerning him, even if not yet recorded and their communication in intelligible form.
2. The owner of the personal data has the right to obtain indication about: a) the origin of personal data, b) the purposes and methods of treatment, c) the logic applied in case of treatment done with the aid of electronic instruments, d) the identification of the owner, the controller and the representative appointed under article 5, paragraph 2, e) the subjects or categories of persons to whom personal data may be communicated or who can learn about them as appointed representative in the State, managers or agents.
3. The owner of personal data has the right to: a) updating, rectification or, when interested, integration of data, b) the cancellation, transformation into anonymous form or blocking of data processed unlawfully, including those which need not be kept for the purposes for which the data were collected or subsequently processed, c) certification that the operations in letters a) and b) have been disclosed, including their contents, to those to whom the data were communicated or disseminated, unless this requirement proves impossible or involves a manifestly disproportionate to the protected right.
4. The owner of personal data has the right to oppose, wholly or partially a) for legitimate reasons concerning the processing of personal data, pertinent to the purpose of collection, b) the processing of personal data for purposes of sending advertising materials or direct selling or for carrying out market researches or commercial communication.

The responsible of the treatment is ESG Services S.r.l., To exercise the above stated rights, please send an email to support@qingers.com or a fax to +39 06 93956017.