Date of Last Revision: 01 April 2017
MyRide is an online social network for motor vehicles enthusiasts to create, share and discuss content of fellow enthusiasts. MyRide apps have a functionality to let people create their own communities and meets inside of MyRide apps. MyRide lets you share your enthusiasm and interest for automobiles and motorcycles with users around the world by posting text, pictures and other content and through our apps. The content you post, and your user profile, will be public, so make sure you don’t share anything that you’d like to keep private and set up your privacy settings in our apps.
We do not knowingly collect personal information from persons under 13 years of age. If you are younger than this, please do not use our websites or apps. If you think we have collected personal information about someone who is younger than 13, please let us know.
This policy does not apply to practices of companies that we do not own or control, or to individuals that we do not employ or manage.
1.1. Data you supply (“Submitted Information”) includes:
1.1.1. We will obtain personal data about you (such as your name, country and city of living, telephone number, email address, photograph, gender) whenever you contact us, register an account with us, submit material through a form, or via part of the Service, for example when you upload picture, we will obtain any personal data which is contained in those picture.
1.1.2. We may also obtain sensitive personal data about you if you voluntarily supply it through the Service. If you volunteer such information, you will be consenting to our processing it for the purpose indicated when you supply it.
1.2. Data we collect includes:
1.2.1. We may monitor your use of our Service through cookies and similar tracking technologies. For example, we may monitor how many times you visit, which pages you go to and which pages you watch, traffic data, your IP and MAC address, a unique device identifier, the browsers and devices you use to access our Service, your internet service provider, your location and the actions you take when using our Service (“Analytics”).
1.2.2. Our Service may also collect information which you make available to us and which is stored on your device, or your Facebook or other social media or similar profiles, including contact information, images, location, digital content (“Content Information”). Details of the information we collect from your Facebook or social media account will be notified to you when you first grant us permission to access your account.
2.1. We will use your personal data for the purposes described to you at the time your data were obtained, and for the following purposes:
2.1.1. Submitted Information: to help us identify you and to open, run and monitor any accounts you hold with us; for administration; to process your enquiries; to monitor and distribute videos and other material you contribute through our Service; to provide personalized content, including promotional content; and to send you information about our Service.
2.1.2. Analytics: to understand how, and how often, users use our Service, and to help us improve it.
2.1.3. Content Information: to allow you to connect with friends and other users, to share information, posts and other contributions you might make, and to make it easier for you to use the Service, for example by pre-populating forms and user accounts.
2.2. We may associate any category of information with any other category of information and will treat the combined information as personal data in accordance with this policy for as long as it is combined. We will only use information collected about you in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.
2.3. We do not disclose information about identifiable individuals to advertisers, but we may provide them with anonymous aggregate information about our users (for example, we may inform them that 500 men aged under 30 have clicked on their advertisement on any given day). We may also use such aggregate information to help advertisers reach the kind of audience they want to target (for example, women in Los Angeles). We may make use of the personal data we have collected from you to enable us to comply with our advertisers' wishes by displaying their advertisement to that target audience.
2.4. We may also use your submitted data to serve personalized content which we believe may be of interest you or to serve relevant advertising to you based on your personal data held by us.
3.1. We may disclose some or all of the data we collect from you when you download or use the Service:
We may share your name and email address with the email service providers we use to keep you updated with news about our Service, and with other third parties we use (who process your Submitted Information in accordance with our instructions) including for the purpose of live chat, marketing, feedback and support.
Information which you include within your public profile, or which you share through forums and other interactive messaging features through our Service, will be shared with other users of the Service.
Analytics information may be shared with advertisers on an anonymous aggregate basis. We may also publicize anonymous, aggregate statistics through our websites or other channels although this will not include your personal data.
Our Service integrates with third party analytics providers who process the Analytics information we collect in accordance with our instructions, including to: track technical errors, which arise from your use of the Service; monitor the performance of the Service; monitor how you use our Service including the actions you take when using our apps and websites. Data shared with Analytics providers will be processed by them for our use only, save that they may create their own reports on an anonymous and aggregated basis.
The photographs, posts and other content you submit through the Service will be shared publically. In some cases you may be able to select specific recipients (for example if you are sending a private message, or sharing a photograph with a particular individual) then only those recipients will receive it, however in all other cases, the videos and posts you share may be made publically available. Where you allow the Service to access your geo-location, that information will be used to make the content displayed to you through the Service more relevant to you. You may also tag your Content Information, in which case your approximate location (or any other tags you apply) will be visible to the public.
3.2. We may disclose your personal information to any member of our group, which means our subsidiaries, our ultimate holding company and its subsidiaries, as defined in section 1159 of the Companies Act 2006.
3.3. We may also disclose your personal information to third parties:
3.3.1. In the event that we sell or buy any business or assets, in which case we may disclose your personal data to the prospective seller or buyer of such business or assets.
3.3.2. If we or substantially all of our assets are acquired by a third party, in which case personal data held by us about our customers will be one of the transferred assets.
3.3.3. If we are under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal or regulatory obligation or request.
3.3.4. In order to enforce or apply the terms of agreements between us, to investigate potential breaches, or to protect the rights, property or safety of us, our customers, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction.
3.3.5. who are our external service providers as required to deliver and improve our Services.
5.1. Where you have chosen a password that enables you to access certain parts of our Service, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share a password with anyone.
5.2. We are committed to the security of your information and the data we hold. Unfortunately, the transmission and storage of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted or stored through our Service; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorized access.
5.3. When you share any Content with us, you should ensure that you are happy for that Content to be shared in case it contains personal information that you prefer to keep private.
6.1. You can edit, delete and vary any profile information via your account page.
6.2. If you believe we retain personal information about you that is incorrect please contact us and we shall correct the personal data as soon as reasonably practicable. If you would like to receive a copy of the information we have about you, please note that an administration fee of $10 may be applicable.
6.3. If the Service includes your personal data, leading to damage or distress, or which you would like to have removed for other reasons, please let us know. We will respond to your query as soon as possible, and expect to be in touch within three business days except in extraordinary cases. Please note that we may ask you for further information, or take other steps to confirm your identity before processing your requests.
6.4. You can contact us about your personal data and this policy at email@example.com.
7.1. The Service allows you to delete content which you post and to deactivate your account.
7.2. Please note that, if you deactivate your account, we will make your account unavailable to others.
7.3. However, any Content which you have already shared through the Service may be retained on the Service. For example, users may have shared your videos or you may have commented on other Content. If you deactivate your account without deleting content, that content will remain permanently accessible through the Service, but may be marked anonymous. We shall also retain all anonymous data related to your account and use of the Service to enable us to continue to better understand how users use the Service. We will not be able to identify you from this data.
8.1. If you follow a link to any third party websites or services, please note that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for the collection, storage or use of personal data by those third parties, and you should check the applicable privacy policies before you submit any personal data to those websites or use these services.
To log you into our Service and keep you logged in.
To remember information about you such as your preferred language and configuration.
To help us understand how you use our Service, and how often, so we can improve it to deliver a better experience for our users.
To carry out research and statistical analysis to help improve our content, products and services.
If you want to learn about how to opt out of Google Analytics, please visit the following URL: tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/ or change your Google Ads Settings. You can find out more about how Google uses data here: www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/.
9.3. Please note that, if you choose to disable cookies or similar technologies on your device, you may be unable to make full use of our Service.
9.4. We work with third parties who may also place cookies on your device, for example Google Analytics, Facebook and Instagram, which we use to enable social networking functionality and sharing and to monitor how visitors use our Service. These third party suppliers are responsible for the cookies they place on your device. Some of these cookies are session cookies, which will delete after you close the browser or app or log out. Other cookies can be deleted by using your browser or device settings. You may also use your browser or device settings to block cookies, although please note that this may limit your usability of the Service.