Privacy Policy

Last Updated: September 6, 2017

This Privacy Policy describes Shopping Owl (hereinafter referred as “Company”, “we”, ”us” or ”our”) information practices for our website and browser extension (collectively, the “Products”). We take your privacy seriously and want you to understand exactly what information we collect, how we use that information, which pieces of information you can request us to remove, and how to contact us about this policy. Please read this policy carefully. Your continued use of the Shopping Owl browser extension and/or the Shopping Owl website constitutes your agreement to this policy. If you don’t accept term of this Privacy Policy, please don’t access or use our Products.

From time to time we review this Privacy Policy to ensure that it complies with applicable law. Consequently, we reserve the right to update and revise this Privacy Policy at any time. You will know if this Privacy Policy has been revised since your last visit to the website by referring to the “Last Updated” date at the top of this page. Your use of our Products constitutes your acceptance of the terms of the Privacy Policy as amended or revised by us from time to time, and you should, therefore, review this Privacy Policy regularly to ensure that you are aware of its terms.

Information we collect

Generally, you can use Products without providing us with any personal information about yourself. However, as you use Products, certain anonymous information may be passively collected (that is, gathered without your actively providing the information) using various technologies, such as cookies or server logs. This information is used by us for internal business purposes, to analyze trends and to improve upon our Products.

  • Personal Information

Your privacy and security is very important to us. We do not record personal information that you have not provided to us directly or explicitly given us permission to record.

Company collects and uses the personal information that you proactively provide to us only when you contact us to request information or otherwise correspond with us.

  • Automatically Collected Information

In order to fully provide the features available in the Products we also collect certain information automatically:

1. Default HTTP(S) request headers: IP address, User-Agent string, timestamp;

2. Non-personal information about products you’re reviewing on the websites supported by Shopping Owl extension (such as online marketplaces and online shops) when you visit them using the Shopping Owl extension: brand, title, category, ID & rating;

3. Information about the way you use the Products such as when you click on the Shopping Owl extension button to see reviews.

Uninstallation Page Feedback

After uninstalling Shopping Owl extension, you may be directed to a webpage that asks for your feedback. The webpage anonymously stores some application and platform related data. If you decide to submit feedback, we will also store it anonymously.

Cookies

When you access and/or use our Products, our server may place a small data file called a "cookie" (sometimes called "web cookie" or "browser cookie") on your hard drive. By using our Products you agree to the use of cookies as described in this privacy policy. The data we acquire from cookies is processed by various analytics tools and may be used to determine your geographic location (via your IP address and automated geolocation techniques), or to acquire basic information about the computer, tablet, or mobile phone that you use to visit us. Geolocation data helps us to deliver content in the correct language and offer region- or country-specific products. We may also use cookies to collect anonymous information regarding downloads of our products from download site(s); this information is used only for statistical purposes, and no personal information is collected or stored. If you wish, you can disable cookies on your web browsing software. Click the "Help" tab in your browser window for more information. If you would like to find out more about cookies in general and how to manage them, please visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org

Google Analytics

Google Analytics helps us understand the use of our Products by our users.

Google Analytics is a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. The information generated by it about your use of the Products (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the Products, compiling reports on activity and providing other services relating to Products activity and usage. You can find more information about how Google Analytics collects and processes data here - https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/

How we’re using and disclosing collected information

Company uses the information we collect for our own general business purposes:

  • to help us analyze, research, report on and improve upon the Products we provide;
  • to fulfill your requests and/or orders for Products, services and support;

We will not share your information with third parties except as follows:

1. as required by law, such as to comply with a subpoena, or similar legal process;

2. when we believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, or respond to a government request;

3. with our trusted services providers who work on our behalf, do not have an independent use of the information we disclose to them;

4. In the event of a corporate transaction (e.g. the sale of a substantial part of our business, or a merger or consolidation with another legal entity), including during negotiations of such a transaction. We will endeavor to require that the acquiring or surviving legal entity assume the rights and obligations as described in this Privacy Policy.

Data Retention

We retain the data collected in accordance with this Privacy Policy for as long as reasonably necessary to fulfill and support our operational and business purposes as described herein, or to comply with any applicable legal request or requirement as set forth herein.

Data Storage & Security

We are concerned about safeguarding the confidentiality of your information. We provide physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect information we process and maintain. For example, we limit access to this information to authorized employees and contractors who need to know that information in order to operate, develop or improve our Products. Please be aware that, although we endeavor provide reasonable security for information we process and maintain, no security system can prevent all potential security breaches.

Deletion of Personal Information

If you’d like us to delete Personal information that you have provided us, please contact us at support@owl.shopping and we will respond in a reasonable time. In the event you make such a request, note that we may require certain information from you in order to verify your identity and locate your data.

Third-Party Links

Our Products may contain links to third-party websites and applications, including social networking platforms. Any access to and use of such linked websites and applications is not governed by this Privacy Policy but instead is governed by the privacy policies of those third parties. We are not responsible for the information practices of such third-party websites or applications and encourage you to review the privacy policies provided by such third parties.

Do Not Track

Shopping Owl Products do not respond to Do Not Track signals. For more information about Do Not Track signals, please see http://www.allaboutdnt.com/

Children's Privacy

Our Products do not target and is not intended for children under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect any personal information from young people under the age of 13 and if we learn that we have inadvertently done so, we will promptly delete it.

Contact Us

We welcome your comments regarding this privacy policy and our privacy practices. If you have any questions, feedback or a reason to believe that we haven’t adhered to this privacy policy, feel free to contact us at support@owl.shopping