Refinition complies with U.S. – E.U. Safe Harbor framework and the U.S. – Swiss Safe Harbor framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal data from European Union member countries and Switzerland. Refinition complies to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles of notice, choice, onward transfer, security, data integrity, access, and enforcement.
To perform these services, Refinition may partner with other parties such as advertising agencies, brands, media platforms and publishers (such as app developers) and other advertising platforms (our “Partners”). These Partners may help us to enhance our data sets, or to deploy our data in a way that helps customers, such as marketers or app publisher.
User Information Services
When you engage with our Partners (by using their mobile applications or viewing an ad provided by our Partners) we may collect or receive information about you, your location, your device, your online activity or the ad you are viewing. This Information sometimes may (but does not always or necessarily) include the following: a. Geo-location data of mobile device and an identifier, which is typically latitude/longitude. The device ID from the user’s mobile device, the IDFA for iOS devices or Android ID for Android devices and Windows ID for Windows mobile devices. b. User’s age, gender and other information, if the user provided it to us or to a Partner. c. Information about the device, device type, tablet, smartphone, OS, IP address, network provider, browser type, time-stamp, International Mobile Equipment Identify (IMEI) identifier, time zone, and or a variety of other unique identifiers. d. Information about the ads viewed, where the ad is being served and any click or view activity related to the ad (e.g., whether you view or click through it).
Information receive from Partners may be combined with additional anonymous or de-identified information we collect from third party sources. The Information we have or receive may be associated with geographic locations and other information, used to create marketing segments, or combined with other information.
Use of Information
Refinition uses the Information to enhance, provide services, provide analytics, marketing and advertising services. Refinition also uses the Information to improve our Services and our partner’s services to improve features and functionality. Refinition use the information and our partner’s information, to build attributes about users, on an anonymous or de-identified basis. The anonymous user of that device enjoys music, coffee or other consumer goods and that user may receive information, ads or offers for these goods. Refinition provides analytic which provide our partners with information about their own customers or prospective customers, services and advertising or about trends or behaviors among anonymous de-identified individual or aggregate users; an example maybe the types of users generally tend to shop at sporting goods stores.
We may use Information to enable advertising that is tailored to users’ potential interests, preferences or locations, if you prefer not to have ads tailored to you in this way, you may opt out of those Services, including our creation of demographic information and interest segments used to target those ads, by clicking here. You also are able to opt out of mobile app interest-based advertising through your mobile device settings. Many of these partners provide their own opt-out mechanisms, available at the Network Advertising Initiative, or NAI’s opt-out page.
Information and PII Collected on our Site. We may also collect Information, including personal information that you submit to us (“PII”) through our websites. Our server logs also automatically collect information such as your IP address, pages you access, your browser type and language, and the date and time of your visit, which helps us track users’ movements around our site and understand trends. We, and third-party service providers with whom we partner, may use standard Internet tools such as cookies and web beacons, which collect information that tracks your use of our website and enables us to customize our services. These cookies and web beacons may be set by our third-party partners and service providers to assist us in managing the content on our Site and in understanding how users interact with our Site. If you have provided us with your email address, we will use your email address, without further consent, for administrative communications such as notifying you of major Site and Services updates, for customer service purposes, to address copyright infringement or defamation issues, to contact you regarding any content that you have posted to or downloaded from the Site or Services, and/or to provide you with additional information and service offers (e.g., our newsletter). If you do not want to receive promotional emails, please notify us, or follow the unsubscribe instructions within the email. We may disclose user information to affiliated companies or other businesses or persons to: provide web site hosting, maintenance, and security services; fulfill orders; conduct data analysis and create reports; offer certain functionality; and assist Refinition in improving the Site or Services and creating new services features.
Refinition uses physical, managerial, and technical safeguards to preserve the integrity and security of your personal information. We cannot, however, ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to Refinition, and you do so at your own risk. There is no guarantee that any Information you provide may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our physical, technical, or managerial safeguards.
You should not create a Refinition account unless you are legally old enough to form a binding contract and in any case are 13 years of age or older. In the unlikely event that you are the parent or legal guardian of a child under 13 who has registered with the Site or Services, then please contact Refinition to have that child’s information deleted
Users visiting the Site or Services from the European Economic Area or other non-U.S. territories, please note that any data you enter into the Site or Services or that we gather as a result of your visit to the Site or use of the Services will be transferred outside the European Economic Area or such other non-U.S. territory for use by Refinition and its affiliates for any of the purposes described herein. By providing using and/or any data on the Site or Services, you hereby expressly consent to such transfers of your data to the United States or other countries.