Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Last updated: May 25, 2018
Notey Limited ("us", "we", or "our") operates the notey.com website (the "Service").

This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information when you use our Service.

We will not use or share your information with anyone except as described in this Privacy Policy.

We use your Personal Information for providing and improving the Service. By using the Service, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy. Unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy, terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms and Conditions, accessible athttps://www.notey.com/termsofservice.html

Information Collection And Use
When you sign up or use Notey, you’ve voluntarily provide us certain information. This may include:

• Name, First Name, Last Name
• Email Address
• Profile Photos
• Social Media Profiles
• Comments; and any other information you provide us.
• You may also choose to share with location data or photos.

If you are a specifically a Notey Connect user and subscribe to a paid service, we may also collect payment information

If you link your Facebook account, or accounts from other third party services, we also get information from those accounts (such as friends or contacts). The information we get from those services depends on your settings and the third party services privacy policies so please also refer their privacy policies.

Other Data Collected
When using services like Notey where there is website, mobile apps and other internet service, there are information that is created and logged automatically. We set this out in detail below under Log Data, Cookies, Device Information and Service Providers.

Log Data
We may also collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Service ("Log Data"). This Log Data may include information such as:

• your computer's Internet Protocol ("IP") address
• browser type, browser version,
• sessions information: the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics.
• other Notey functionalities like Search functions, Stories you like, Stories you’ve saved, Notebooks you’ve created, Topics and Local Guides you’ve selected, and Quizzes you’ve taken

In addition, we may use third party services such as Google Analytics that collect, monitor and analyze this type of information in order to increase our Service's functionality. These third party service providers have their own privacy policies addressing how they use such information.

Cookies
Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and stored on your computer's hard drive.

We use "cookies" to collect information. Some of the cookies we use are associated with your Notey account and your selected preferences (for eg. your selected Topics).

You can also instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.

Device Information
In addition to Log Data, we also collect information on the device you’re using Notey on including type of devices, operating system, settings, unique device identifier. This information also depends on whether you’re using a Mac or PC, an iOS or an Android device, or other.

Service Providers
We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service, to provide the Service on our behalf, to perform Service-related services or to assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.

These third parties have access to your Personal Information only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.

Use of Information Collected
We use the information we collect to provide you Notey services. We are committed to protecting your privacy while providing you our services, and do so in an effort to continue to improve them.

For Notey Explore, we use your information to provide the following services and to improve our service:

 - Identify you when you use Notey Explore

 - Recommend stories, topics, quizzes based on your activity. For example, if you have chosen to Follow Travel or have read stories about Travel, we will suggest travel stories to you.

 - Conduct analytics on who is using Notey Explore and what they are doing

 - Send you updates on Notey Explore by notifications or email. You can edit these setting under your Account profile

 - Recommend stories, topics, quizzes based on your activity. For example, if you have chosen to Follow Travel or have read stories about Travel, we will suggest travel stories to you.

We may have to deliver ads that are relevant to you as part of our business operation to provide our services. In this respect, we will use the information we collect to:

• Decide which ads to who you
• Tell our ad partners how Notey ads are doing and how to improved them. Some of this information will be aggregated data from all our of our users.
• tell our ad partners what types of products our users might be interested in

For Notey Connect, we use your information to provide the followings services and to continuously improve our services:
To provide you access to Notey Connect. Notey Connect’s services include a multi-language blogging platform and translation services:

• Process payments
• Respond to questions and enquiries
• Publish your content to your public page

Communications
We may use your Personal Information to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that may be of interest to you. You may opt out of receiving any, or all, of these communications from us by following the unsubscribe link or instructions provided in any email we send. You can also email privacy@notey.com to remove yourself from all marketing materials.

Compliance With Laws
We will disclose your Personal Information where required to do so by law or subpoena or if we believe that such action is necessary to comply with the law and the reasonable requests of law enforcement or to protect the security or integrity of our Service.

Business Transaction
If Notey Limited is involved in a merger, acquisition or asset sale, your Personal Information may be transferred. We will provide notice before your Personal Information is transferred and becomes subject to a different Privacy Policy.

Security
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

International Transfer
Your information, including Personal Information, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdictions. By Submitting your personal data, you agree to such transfers. Notey is based in Hong Kong and uses hosting providers based in the United States like Amazon Web Services. We will not transfer your personal information unless those jurisdictions has comparable levels of protections in place to protect personal data and with your consent

When personal data is transferred from the EU to outside the EU, we use Model Clauses, so ensuring that such data transfers are compliant with applicable privacy legislation.

Your Info and Your Choice
You have options to the information you have provided to us and described below, and can contact us at privacy@notey.com for more information. If you are a user from the European Economic Area, you can:

• Access information we have stored in relation to your Personal Information. This will be provided to you within 30 days.
• You can update or delete your information anytime under Account Settings. You can also email us on privacy@notey.com
• You can opt-out of any marketing materials sent to you
• You can link or unlink social media profiles (like Facebook) and whether to publish or unpublish Notey Explore activity to that services
• Close your account at any time under “Account Settings” or emailing privacy@notey.com

Data Retention
To the extent required by law, we take reasonable steps to destroy, or de-identify or redact, personal data in a secure manner when we no longer need it for the purposes for which it was collected (as set out in this Privacy Policy) and retention is no longer necessary for legal or business purposes.

Links To Other Sites
Our Service may contain links to other sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party's site. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of every site you visit.

We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.

Children's Privacy
Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 13 ("Children").

We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Children has provided us with Personal Information, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Information from a children under age 13 without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.

Changes To This Privacy Policy
We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page.

You are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on this page.

Contact Us
If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us at privacy@notey.com or writing to us by post at

Notey 
20/F Tower 535 
535 Jaffe Road 
Causeway Bay 
Hong Kong