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Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting Getfork.com. We hope you will download our app and enjoy using it to share and discover great food ideas. In the meantime, here’s some legal stuff we want you to know.

This application (hereinafter “Application”) collects some Personal Data from its Users.

The Data are collected and processed for the purposes set out below.

Data Processing Ownership:

Fork Labs Inc.
contact@getfork.com

Kinds of Data

The Data that may be collected by this Application are: Cookie, Browsing and usage Data, Email and Various types of data.
The Personal Data may be freely inserted by the User or the Data Subject, or collected automatically when using the Application.
Any use of Cookies by the Application or the owners of third party services used by the Application, unless stated otherwise, serves to identify the User and remember his/her preferences for the sole purpose of providing the service required by the User.
Failure to provide certain Personal Data, in particular Navigation Data, by deactivating the Application’s Cookies may make it impossible for the
Application to provide its services.
The Personal Data collected may regard both the User and third parties whose data the User provides.
The User assumes responsibility for the Personal Data of third parties published
or shared through the Application and declares that (s)he has the right to communicate or broadcast them, thus relieving the Owner of all responsibility
towards third parties.

Mode and place of processing the Data obtained

Method of Processing: The Data Controller processes the Data of the Interested Parties and Users in a lawful and proper manner and shall take appropriate security measures to prevent unauthorized access, disclosure, modification or unauthorized destruction of the Data. Processing is carried out using computers and / or telematic means, with organizational methods and logics strictly related to the stated purposes.
In addition to the owner, in some cases, access to the Data may be available to external parties (such as third party technical service providers, mail carriers, hosting providers, IT companies, communications agencies). The updated list of Managers may be requested from the Owner at any time.

Conservation Time: The Data are kept for the time necessary to perform the service requested by the User, and the User can always ask for their suspension or removal.

The use of the collected Data: The Data concerning the User or the Data Subject are collected for the following purposes: Analytics, Social Applications and Interaction with external social networks and platforms.
The kinds of Personal Data used for each purpose are given in the specific sections of this document.
The use of Data for additional purposes by the Owner, may in some cases, and for legal purposes, require specific consent by the User or the Data Subject.

Detailed information on the processing of Personal Data and the services provided by third parties

Analytics

1. Social Applications
2. Interaction with external social networks and platforms
3. Additional information about data processing

Legal Protection: The User’s Personal Data may be used for legal purposes by the Owner of the Application in court or in the stages leading to possible legal action arising from its improper use or that of related services by the User.

Additional Information: Specific information may be shown on the pages of the Site concerning particular services or the processing of Data provided by the User or by the Data Subject.

Maintenance: The User’s Personal Data may be further used in ways and for purposes required for Application maintenance.

System Logs: For operation and maintenance purposes, this Application and any third party services it uses may collect system logs, i.e., files that record interaction – including navigation. They may also contain personal data, such as IP addresses.

Information not contained in this policy: More information on processing Personal Information may be requested from the Owner at any time.

The Rights of Data Subjects: Those persons to whom the Data refer have the right, at any time, to know whether their data has been stored and can consult the Data Controller to learn about their contents and origin, to verify their accuracy or to ask for them to be supplemented, cancelled, updated or corrected, or for their transformation into anonymous format or to block any data held in violation of the law, as well as to oppose their treatment for any and all legitimate reasons. Requests should be sent to the Owner of the Processing System.

Changes to this Privacy Policy: The Application reserves the right to make changes to this Privacy Policy at any time by giving notice to its Users on this page, and by ensuring analogous protection of the Personal Information in all cases. It is strongly recommended to check this page often, referring to the date of the last modification listed at the bottom.

Information about this privacy policy: This privacy policy was prepared autonomously and with full assumption of responsibility by the Owner of the Personal Data, taking the modules provided by Iubenda and hosted on the Iubenda servers as a starting point.

Personal information or Data: Any information regarding a natural person, a legal person, an institution or an association, which is, or can be, identified, even indirectly, by reference to any other information, including a personal identification number.

Browsing and usage Data: Information collected automatically from the Site, including the IP addresses or domain names of the computers utilized by the users who connect to the site, the URI addresses (Uniform Resource Identifier), the time of the request, the method utilized to submit the request to the server, the size of the file received in response, the numerical code indicating the status of the server's answer (successful outcome, error, etc.), the country of origin, the features of the browser and the operating system utilized by the visitor, the various time details per visit (e.g., the time spent on each page) and the details about the path followed within the site with special reference to the sequence of pages visited, and other parameters about the operating system and the user's IT environment.

User Means the individual user of the Application’s services or products.

Data Subject: The legal or natural person to whom the Personal Data refer.

Data Processor: The natural person, legal person, public administration or any other organization, association or organization designated by the Data Controller for the Personal Data processing system.

Data Controller: The natural person, legal person, public administration or any other body, association or organization with the right, also jointly with another Data Controller, to make decisions regarding the purposes, and the methods of processing of Personal Data and the means used, including the security measures concerning the operation and use of this Site.

Email: Provides access to the user's primary email address

Legal information: Notice to European Users: this privacy statement has been prepared in fulfillment of the obligations under Art. 10 of EC Directive n. 95/46/EC, and under the provisions of Directive 2002/58/EC, as revised by Directive 2009/136/EC, on the subject of Cookies.
This privacy policy exclusively regards this Application.

Analytics: The services contained in this section enable the Owner to monitor and analyze web traffic and can be used to keep track of User behavior.

Google Analytics (Google)
Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google utilizes the Data collected to track and examine Application use, to prepare reports on an Application’s activities and share them with other Google services. Google may use the Data collected to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network. Personal data collected: Cookie and Browsing and usage Data.

Place of Processing: USA

Social applications: These services allow the web site to access the data on your profile in the social networks, and to interact through your post. These services are not activated automatically, but require express authorization by the user.

Facebook App: This service allows the Application to connect with the User's Facebook account and perform actions with it, depending on the permissions granted. When Users authorize a Facebook Application, the Application is allowed not only to perform the actions connected to the permissions granted, but also to access some basic information of the Facebook profile.

By default, this includes certain properties of the User object such as ID, name, picture, gender, and their locale. Certain connections of the User object such as the Friends connection are also available. If the user has made more of their data public, more information will be available.

Permissions asked: Email.

Twitter App: Twitter App. is managed by Twitter, a company that complies with the Safe Harbor Privacy Policy Framework initiative.. The service allows websites to obtain information about the User within Social Networks (for instance name and surname), as well as to interact with his/her/its account, for example by posting messages or other contents. This service becomes active only after the express consent of the User, by means of an appropriate authorization window. For further information on the use of the Personal Information by Twitter, please consult the following twitter.com/privacy.

Personal data collected: Various types of data.

These services allow interaction with social networks or other external platforms directly from the Application’s pages. The interaction and information obtained by this Application are always subject to the User’s privacy settings for each social network. If a service enabling interaction with social networks is installed it may still collect traffic data for the pages where the service is installed, even when Users do not use it.

Pinterest “Pin it” button and social widgets (Pinterest): The Pinterest “Pin it” button and social widgets are services allowing interaction with the Pinterest platform provided by Pinterest Inc. Personal data collected: Cookie and Browsing and usage Data.

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