Privacy Policy

Foodbie is a service (Website and Apps) which allows you to find and keep track restaurants you like with the help of your friends.

Principles

Your privacy is important to us. At Foodbie we have a few fundamental principles:

  • We don’t ask you for personal information unless we need it.
  • We don’t share your personal information except to comply with the law, develop our products, or * protect our rights. If we share information with partners or contractors it will be clearly stated here.
  • We don’t store personal information on our servers unless required for the on-going operation and enhancement of one of our services.

If you have questions about deleting or correcting your personal data please contact our support team.

Foodbie operates getfoodbie.com and the Foodbie App (Android, IOS and Windows Phone). It is Foodbie's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our services.

App & Website Users

Like most website operators, Foodbie collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Foodbie purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Foobie visitors use its website. From time to time, Foodbie may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its service.

Foodbie also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users using our services. Foodbie only discloses logged in user IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that user IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of Foodbie.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Information we collect :

  • Your username, password, firstname, lastname and e-mail address when you register for a Foodbie account.
  • Profile information that you provide for your user profile (e.g., first and last name, picture, phone number). This information is used to help you find your friends or get found by your friends.
  • User Content (e.g., restaurant lists, photos, comments, ratings, and other materials) that you submit to the Service.

Analytics

We use third-party analytics tools to help us measure traffic and usage trends for the Service. These tools collect information sent by your device or our Service, including the web pages you visit, add-ons, and other information that assists us in improving the Service. We collect and use this analytics information with analytics information from other Users so that it cannot reasonably be used to identify any particular individual User.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

Foodbie discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Foodbie's behalf or to provide services available at Foodbie's websites and apps, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Foodbie’s services, you consent to the transfer of such information to them.

Foodbie will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors, partners and affiliated organizations, as described above, Foodbie discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Foodbie believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Foodbie, third parties or the public at large.

If you are a registered user of Foodbie and have supplied your email address, Foodbie may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, special offers if you opted in, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Foodbie and our products.

If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Foodbie takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookies and similar technologies

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Foodbie uses cookies and similar technologies such as local storage to help Foodbie identify and track users, their usage of Foodbie website, and their services access preferences.

Foodbie users who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Foodbie’s websites. Foodbie apps won't run without local storage. If you don't want Foodbie to store information don't install the apps.

Business Transfers

If Foodbie, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Foodbie goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Foodbie may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Ads

Ads appearing on any of our websites may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by Foodbie and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Foodbie may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Foodbie’s sole discretion. Foodbie encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy.

If you are a registered user of our app, we will notify you of those changes by email.

Change log

  • March 6, 2015 : First privacy policy version