Effective date: 04.06.2018
Information that is stored, accessed, and/or collected
We collect your information when you interact with us or use our Services. We also collect certain information of visitors to our Services, so as to help us improve our Services and offer a better user experience.
There are 3 basic categories of information we collect:
- Information that you give us
- Information that we collect from you
- Information we get from third parties
Information that you give us
When you use our Services, we collect the information that you choose to share with us. When you register for a Bignest account, we collect a few important details about you, such as your full name, and your email address. While not obligatory, you may also choose to share your interests, and upload a profile picture -- all of which is for to be able to give you a better user experience. We reserve the right to view this information for the purpose displaying a more personalized user experience.
Information that we collect from you
When you use our services, we also collect the following information:
- Usage information (how you use our Services)
- IP address (for security reasons and localization)
- Log information
Information we get from third parties
We may also collect certain information from third parties. In most cases we will ask for your permission before a connection is established between Bignest and third parties.
Some of the third parties that we get information from are:
Alphabet Inc. (search, email, contacts, analytics, and calendar)
- Open weather (local weather)
How we use your information
We aim to use the information to improve our Services and provide a better and more custom user experience. Here are some of the ways we do that:
- Develop, operate, improve, deliver, maintain and protect our Services.
- Send you communications.
- Monitor and analyse trends and usage.
- Personalize the Services or customizing the content we show you.
- Enhance the safety and security of our Services.
- Verify your identity and prevent fraud or other unauthorised or illegal activity.
- Use information we’ve collected from cookies and other technology to enhance the Services and your experience with them.
- Enforce our Terms of Service and other usage policies.
We may also store some information locally on your device. For example, we may also store certain information in your local cache so as to improve your experience of the app.
How we share your information
We may share some of your information with third parties, to be able to offer you a better user experience.
Some of the information we share with third parties are:
- Information about you, such as your name and email.
- IP address.
We also reserve the right to share information about you for legal reasons, if we reasonably believe that disclosing the information is needed to:
- Comply with any valid legal process, governmental request, or applicable law, rule or regulation.
- Investigate, remedy, or enforce potential Terms of Service violations.
- Protect our, our users' or others' rights, property and safety.
- Detect and resolve any fraud or security concerns.
You have the right to always refuse all or some browsers cookies, however when disabled our Services may become inaccessible or not function properly.
Some of the cookie providers we use to make our Services work are:
- Google Analytics.
Under data protection law, you may have a number of rights concerning the data we hold about you. If you wish to exercise any of these rights, please contact us via email or by post, using the contact details set out bellow.
You have the following rights:
The right to be informed. You have the right to be provided with clear, transparent and easily understandable information about how we use your information and your rights.
The right of access. You have the right to obtain access to your information. This will enable you, for example, to check that we’re using your information in accordance with data protection law. If you wish to access the information we hold about you in this way, please get in touch (see Contact Details).
The right to rectification. You are entitled to have your information corrected if it is inaccurate or incomplete. You can request that we rectify any errors in information that we hold by contacting us (see Contact Details).
The right to erasure. This is also known as ‘the right to be forgotten’ and, in simple terms, enables you to request the deletion or removal of certain information that we hold about you by contacting us (see Contact Details).
The right to restrict processing. You have rights to 'block' or 'suppress' further use of your information. When processing is restricted, we may not be able to offer you a full Bignest experience, and/or our Services may no longer function.
The right to data portability. You have the right to obtain your personal information in an accessible and transferrable format so that you can re-use it for your own purposes across different service providers. This is not a general right however and there are exceptions. To learn more please get in touch (see Contact Details).
The right to lodge a complaint. You have the right to lodge a complaint about the way we handle or process your information with the national data protection authority.
The right to withdraw consent. If you have given your consent to anything we do with your information (i.e., we rely on consent as a legal basis for processing your information), you have the right to withdraw that consent at any time. You can do this by contacting us (see Contact Details). Withdrawing consent will not however make unlawful our use of your information while consent had been apparent.
You can always contact us for any comments, questions, concerns or suggestions, you may have. Our email is firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bignest Inc. is registered in the United States at 16192 Coastal Highway, Lewes, Delaware 19958, County of Sussex, with our current operational headquarters located in European Union, Slovenia at Celovška cesta 291, 1000 Ljubljana.
For all written communication with Bignest please use this address:
Celovška cesta 291,
or alternatively, send an email to our CEO: