Your privacy is of the highest value to us here at Woow. We collect and hold the smallest personal data required so we can give the best possible experience for you.
The submission of private information is not wanted to browse Woow . Moreover, we discourage disclosure of any of your personal addresses, emails or phone numbers when interacting with our readers in the comments and view sections of Woow .
Automatically collected information
When you tour Woow , we may automatically record some information from the User’s or Visitor’s device by using various types of technology, including cookies, “clear gifs” or “web beacons”. This “automatically collected” information may include IP address or other device address or ID, web browser and/or device type, the web pages or sites visited just before or just after hitting Woow , the pages or other content the User or Visitor views or interacts with on Woow , and the dates and times of the visit, access, or use of Woow .
We use this information to improve your experience with Woow . Besides, we use this information to promote safety and security, by monitoring suspicious activity or violations of our terms and policies. So processing is based on our genuine interest in helping ensure the safety of our services.
If you would like to read more about what options you have about limiting the gathering of information by third-party ad networks, you can consult the website of the Network Advertising Initiative.
In agreement with the European Union legislation, we inform you that our website Woow will store some information about your preferences inside a tiny text file called a ‘cookie’.
A cookie is a small piece of data, which a website asks your browser to store on your computer or mobile device. The cookie allows the website to “remember” your actions or preferences over time.
You can remove all cookies that are already on your machine, and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being saved. If you do this, however, you may have to manually change some preferences every time you visit a site, and some assistance and functionality may not work.
Identify you as a returning user and to count your visits in our traffic statistics analysis
Get you to display preferences
Remembers the last 5 phones/devices that you searched for in our search field
Enabling cookies from Woow is not strictly necessary for the website to work, but it will provide you with a better browsing experience.
The cookie-related information is not used to identify you personally, and the content is fully under our control. These cookies are not used for any purpose other than those described here.
(1) Google: Google Analytics helps us analyze how visitors use Woow . It counts the number of visitors and tells us things about their overall actives – such as the typical length of stay on the site or the average number of pages a user views. Information collected via Google Analytics has aggregated anonymously and includes no personal data. To learn more about Google Analytics Privacy and how to opt-out of having your data used by Google Analytics click here.
(1) Posts made within the Comments & Opinions sections are public including your Woow nickname and your avatar. When another Woow user selects your nickname within Comments and Opinions.
The submission of private information is not needed to browse Woow anonymously.
To create an account with Woow, somebody must be 16 years of age or older. If we discover that we have collected the personal data from a child under the age of 16, we will take steps to remove the data as soon as possible. If you know of or have reason to believe anyone under the age of 16 has provided us with any private data, please contact us.
Woow reserves all website data within the European Union, besides all personal data and backups, are encrypted.
Woow follows trusted industry standards to protect the information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. Woow controls proper administrative, technical and physical safeguards to protect Personal information upon accidental or unlawful destruction, accidental loss, unauthorized alteration, unauthorized disclosure or access, misuse, and any other unlawful form of processing of the Personal Information in our possession. This involves, for example, firewalls, password protection, and other access and authentication keys. We use SSL technology to encrypt data during transmission through public internet, and we also employ application-layer security features to further anonymize Personal Data.
However, no way of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Woow cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us or reserve on the Service, and you do so at your own risk. Woow also cannot guarantee that such information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our physical, technical, or managerial safeguards. If you believe your Personal Data has been compromised, please contact us immediately.
If Woow learns of a security systems breach, we will inform you and the rights of the occurrence of the breach by relevant laws.
Transfers of Personal Data
We do not sell our users’ private personal data.
We only share information about you in the limited circumstances detailed below with appropriate safeguards on your privacy:
(1) As required by law: We may have to reveal data on you in reply to a court order or other governmental requests.
Third-Party Ad Servers
We may become third-party advertising companies serving ads to you when you visit our website. These companies may store data about your visits to our website and to other websites to provide you with relevant advertisements about goods and assistance.
These organizations may employ cookies and other identifiers to measure advertising effectiveness. The information is usually not individually identifiable unless, for example, you provide personally identifiable data to them through an ad or an e-mail message.
If you would want to learn more about what options you have about limiting the collection of information by third-party ad systems, you can ask the website of the Network Advertising Initiative.
You can opt-out of sharing in interest-based advertising networks but opting out does not mean you will no longer receive online advertising. It just means that the companies from which you opted out will no longer customize ads based on your interests and web usage models using cookie-based technology.
Do Not Track
Any browsers include the capability to transmit “Do Not Track” signals. We do not process or respond to “Do Not Track” signals. Instead, we adhere to the standards described in our Privacy Statement and this Cookie Statement.