Status October 2012

Protection of your data is important to us. For this reason, b-interaktive GmbH undertakes to ensure protection of your data and respects the confidentiality of your personal information, traffic information and content of your communications.

b-interaktive, Lohbachstr. 12, D-58239 Schwerte collects and processes your personal information pursuant to the laws of the Federal Republic of Germany and this data protection policy.

With this data protection policy, b-interaktive intends to show you how we use and protect the information you provide when using our games and application service. The service enables users to play our games and apps to communicate with other users.


1. Scope of Application

This data protection policy applies to all Services operated by b-interaktive by this App and addresses all Users of the Services. If other offers of b-interaktive have a differing data protection policy, the differing data protection policy published on that offer shall apply. The Services may contain cross-references to offers of third party providers. By clicking on such links, you leave the services. In such a case, b-interaktive does not take any responsibility for the content and compliance with data protection laws of these offers. This Data Protection Policy does not apply to those offers.


2. Collection, processing and use of your data for the Services

(1) b-interaktive will only collect, process or use your data pursuant to the applicable data protection laws, such as the german data protection act ("BDSG") and the telemedia Act ("TMG"). Besides that, we will provide the data security standards required by the BDSG.

(2) b-interaktive will only collect, process or use any data referring to you as a person for the purpose of fulfilling the user contract, i.e. the establishment, performance and ending of the contract (including billing the Services). B-interaktive will not disclose your personal data to third parties unless b-interaktive is required by law or unless you have consented to any other use. Collection, usage and processing of the data are carried out in electronic form.

(3) Personal data which may be collected by b-interaktive for the purpose of fulfilling the user contract could be your name and your e-mail-address. Any additional data you provide to b-interaktive for completing your profile or when uploading content, you provide voluntarily to b-interaktive.

b-interaktive assigns a universally unique identifier (uuid) to each user by which B-interaktive can identify the User and his or her requests during the visit on offer. In addition, relevant data is used in order to gain knowledge on malfunctions or on an abuse of our services.

B-interaktive also uses personal data in the course of ending the contractual relationship with a user to the extent necessary to terminate the obligatory relationship.

(4) b-interaktive may give Users the opportunity to register for the Services via facebook. In this case, b-interaktive may collect, process or use data, the User published in his or her facebook profile. The other way around b-interaktive may submit information on the participation in the services to facebook. Such information and other personal data may be made publicly accessible on facebook for other facebook users. Please review the data protection policy of facebook on this.

(5) When using our services, b-interaktive collects information on how you use the services in order to enable and bill for the proper and contractual use of the services. Usage data is, in particular, characteristics for purposes of identifying the user, information concerning the beginning and end, as well as the scope of the respective use, IP-address, used device, a unique identifier of the device and information concerning the services used by the user. For example, the location of the users could be identified and, when communicating with other users of the services, the location could be transmitted to these other users together with the information you send to them.

(6) b-interaktive may collect and use payment data insofar as this is required for billing. In order to conduct in-application purchases such as the purchase of virtual goods, b-interaktive currently works with payment-providers such as Microsoft, Nokia, Google, Apple, Android Pit, Vodafone, T-Mobile, O2, e-plus, m-blox. In this case, b-interaktive is entitled to transfer any data which is required for billing the services via a third party payment provider to that provider, if applicable. Some payment providers may collect the necessary billing data directly from the user. In such cases, the terms and conditions and data protection policy of those payment providers apply. In addition to that, b-interaktive may involve offer based services, such as admob, inneractive or metaaps, which collect the user-ids  of each user and/or the unique identifier. Such unique identifier cannot be connected to an individual by the offer based services provider. Further to that, b-interaktive will not pass on user data, or the content of private messages in services, to any third party unless required by law or if the user has consented to it.

(7) b-interaktive is entitled to transmit and store personal user data any states of the european union as well as other states that guarantee an adequate level of data protection exclusively for the purposes stated in this policy. Besides that, b-interaktive will not transmit personal data to any third parties unless explicitly set out in this policy.


3. Advertising in our games and apps

(1) Some services are partly financed through advertising. Advertising messages may therefore appear throughout the use of the services. B-interaktive may display personalized advertising matched to the actions you perform and content you upload when using the Services.

(2) b-interaktive will only send third party advertising to your e-mail address upon your prior consent.


4. Logging of data for internal system purposes and statistical purposes

b-interaktive automatically records information, namely usage data. For advertising, market research, improvement of existing and creation of new innovative products, b-interaktive may create aggregated anonymized data.

Besides that, b-interaktive uses a tracking tool, such as google analytics to track the usage of the services in order to optimize the services for the customers. All data is used in anonymized form.


5. Communication between Users

Please note that if you upload content within the services, this information may be publicly accessible and can be seen by other users. Therefore, be careful with the information you disclose to other users and customers.


6. Data Security

b-interaktive would like to point out that data protection and data security cannot be guaranteed for data transmissions outside of our sphere of authority, such as your mobile and internet network. You are aware that your mobile operater and internet provider, or unauthorized third parties may have access to the data stored on the servers or transmitted through b-interaktive and used in the services.


7. Rights of Users

Upon request, b-interaktive will promptly inform you about all data collected with reference to your person free of charge. This information will generally be provided in electronic form, usually via e-mail. Furthermore you can contact b-interaktive if you want to correct your data because it is false or if you request the blocking or deletion data with reference to your person.  In such cases, please send b-interaktive an e-mail with your request to: support@binteraktive.com.


8. Policy of Consent

By using the games and aopplication services, you consent to the abovementioned collection, processing and use of your data.


9. Amendment of the Privacy Policy

b-interaktive reserves the right to amend this privacy policy at any time, but b-interaktive will always preserve the principles of data protection as stated above. Therefore, b-interaktive recommends that users review the current privacy policy regularly, which will be published on the respective website. b-interaktive will inform the users in advance before a use of personal data exceeding this policy takes place.