2.0 USER PRIVACY AND DATA PROTECTION CORE PRINCIPLES
- Data is collected and processed only when necessary
- We will never sell, rent or otherwise distribute or make public your personal information
2.1 RELEVANT LEGISLATION
Along with our business and internal computer systems, this website is designed to comply with the following national and international legislation with regards to data protection and user privacy:
This site’s compliance with the above legislation means that this site is likely compliant with the data protection and user privacy legislation set out by many other countries and territories as well. If you are unsure about whether this site is compliant with your own country of residences’ specific data protection and user privacy legislation you should contact our data protection officer (see 10.2) for clarification.
3.0 PERSONAL INFORMATION THAT THIS WEBSITE COLLECTS AND WHY WE COLLECT IT
This website collects and uses personal information for the following reasons:
3.1 PERSONAL INFORMATION
We use a tool called Google Analytics to record user interactions on the Creative Creature website (creativecreature.co.uk). This information includes but is not exclusive to user page views, user interactions and user usage time.
The information gathered from Google Analytics is used to improve the Creative Creature website and apps. All our apps supporting Google Analytics include the ability to turn this functionality ON or OFF.
Although GA records data such as your geographical location, device, internet browser and operating system, none of this information personally identifies you to us. GA also records your computer’s IP address which could be used to personally identify you but Google do not grant us access to this. We consider Google to be a third party data processor.
- All information is anonymous.
- We do not collect any personal information about the users of our apps.
- We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you believe we have inadvertently collected such information, please contact us so that we can remove the information in question.
3.0 ABOUT THIS WEBSITE’S SERVER
This website is hosted by 34sp within a UK data centre located just outside Manchester.
All traffic (transferral of files) between this website and your browser is encrypted and delivered over HTTPS.
4.0 LINKS WITHIN APPS
Creative Creature website has links to partner sites where applicable to functionality or to Creative Creature social media channels where users can find out more about our games.
We do not include any links to external sites in our apps intended for use by children under the age of 5.
5.0 OUR THIRD PARTY DATA PROCESSORS
We use a number of third parties to process personal data on our behalf. These third parties have been carefully chosen and all of them comply with the legislation set out in section 2.0. These third parties are based in the USA or EU and were outlined below are EU-U.S Privacy Shield compliant.
Where our apps includes advertising these are provided by third parties as outlined above.
All our apps intended for use by children under the age of 5 do not contain any third party advertising.
We do not allow advertising companies to collect data through our service for ad targeting.
We do not use geo-location in any apps intended for use by children under the age of 5.
9.0 IN-APP PURCHASES
Our apps do not currently contain any In-App Purchases.
10.0 DATA BREACHES
We will report any unlawful data breach of this website’s database or the database(s) of any of our third party data processors to any and all relevant persons and authorities within 72 hours of the breach if it is apparent that personal data stored in an identifiable manner has been stolen.
10.1 DATA CONTROLLER
The data controller of this website is: PING ONLINE COMMUNICATIONS LTD, a UK Private limited Company with company number: SC371730
Whose registered office is:
Rhueval, Atholl Place, Dunblane, FK15 9AQ
And whose operating office is:
Ping Create, CodeBase Stirling, 8 – 10 Corn Exchange Road, Stirling FK8 2HU
10.2 DATA PROTECTION OFFICER
Mr. Jason Wagner
CEO, PING ONLINE COMMUNICATIONS LTD
11.0 PRIVACY QUESTIONS
11.1 PRIVACY-RELATED INFORMATION
What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer or device when you visit a website. Cookies are used by all websites, and have several different functions.
At a basic level cookies will:
- Allow the site to work correctly.
- Help us understand how people use the website.
- Make the site easier to use by remembering information that you’ve entered
- Add content from other websites e.g. Google Maps, Vimeo, YouTube