Generally. We will only process your personal information in accordance with applicable information protection and privacy laws. We collect personal information from you, our users, in order to provide you with a personalized, useful, and efficient experience. If you’ve created a profile and/or registered with our Service, you’ll be asked to agree to provide this information in order to access our Service. This consent provides us with the legal basis we require under applicable law(s) to process your personal information. You maintain the right to withdraw such consent at any time. If you do not agree to our use of your personal information in line with this Policy, please do not use our Service.
The categories of information we collect can include:
Information you provide. You may use the Service without providing any personal information, but you must register and create a profile to participate in our official forums. We may collect and store personal information or you will voluntarily provide to us in some manner or another your name, email address, user name and password when you register for our Service. We may also collect any communications between you and Yostar, as well as any information you provide if you take part in any interactive features of our Service. Information that is part of your profile will be viewable to the public and to other members of our Service.
Information collected through the use of our Service. After you’ve set up your account, you may choose to provide additional information which may be shared through public profiles. Such information can be your photograph or avatar, biographical content, and other information (collectively, “Profile Information”). You control how much personal identifying information you wish to disclose to the public profile. We also collect information about how you use our Service and about your actions on our Service. This may include your Service usage and activities, gaming levels, interactions with others on our Service and user content you post on our Service, as well as other content (collectively, “User Content”). Please remember that Yostar may, but has no obligation to, monitor User Content posted by our users.
Information we receive from third party sites. When you interact with our site through various third-party channels, we may receive information from these channels. Third-party channels being: Facebook, Google+, Twitter, and other social media platforms. The information we may receive includes your: profile information, profile picture, gender, user name, user ID associated with your social media account, age range, language, country, friends list, and any other information you permit the social network to share with third parties. We may use your friend and/or friends’ data to let you know what he/she/they are doing on our Service; and similarly, let your friend and/or friends know what you are doing on our Service. The data we receive is dependent upon your privacy settings with the social network(s). We will not post information about you on third party social media sites without your consent. You should always review, and if necessary, adjust your privacy settings on third-party websites and services before linking or connecting them to our website or to our Service.
Address Book Information. With your permission, Yostar may access your contact list available on your mobile device or in your email accounts. We may locate your friends and contacts via your contact list in order to invite your friends and contacts to connect with our Service. When we invite your friends to join our Service, we will include your name and photo to let them know that you are the person extending the invitation. After sending these invitations, we may also send reminder emails to your invitees on your behalf. We will store these contacts for the purpose of alerting you when your contacts join Yostar at a later time so that you may connect with them on our Service; and to further suggest friends and connections to other members of Yostar.
We’ll use this information to operate, maintain, and provide to you the features and functionality of our Service, as well as to communicate directly with you, such as to send you email messages and push notifications, and permit you to communicate with others on our Service or on social media or invite others to join our Service. We may combine information internally across different Service offerings or games to enhance your experience with our Service. For example, we may identify a friend you may know from one service so as to suggest that you may engage with that friend on another service. We may let your friends on one service know about your activities on another service. For example, we may send an email to your friend(s) on one of our Games to let them know that you're active on our Games, and we may include your profile picture in the email so that your friend(s) will recognize you. We may also use information about your activities on our Service to provide personalized content, including targeted content and advertising. We may also send you Service-related emails or messages (e.g., account verification, account status, change or updates to features of our Service, technical and security notifications). For more information about your communication preferences, see “Your Choices Regarding Your Information” down below.
When you access our Service by or through a mobile device, we may receive or collect and store a unique set of identification numbers associated with your device or your mobile application. This may include, for example: a unique device ID, Unique ID for Advertisers (“IDFA”), Google Ad ID, or Windows Advertising ID, MAC address, mobile carrier, device type, model and manufacturer, mobile device operating system brand and model, phone number; all of which, are dependent of your mobile device settings. In addition, we create a unique user ID to track your use of our Service. This unique user ID helps us to track the games you’re playing.
We use or may use the information collected through cookies, log file, device identifiers, location data and clear gifs information to:
We may share your personal information in the following instances described below, not beyond the reasonable purpose of our Service and not in anyway to sell or disclose your personal information for profit. For further information on your choices regarding your information, refer to the “Your Choices Regarding Your Information” section below.
We may also share your personal information with:
We may also share information with others in an aggregated and anonymous form that does not reasonably identify you directly as an individual.
Push Notifications. We may occasionally send you push notifications through our mobile applications to send you game updates, high scores and other service related notifications that may be of importance to you. You may at any time opt-out from receiving these types of communications by turning them off at the device level through your settings.
Marketing Communications. If you do not wish to receive promotional emails, you can click the "unsubscribe" button on promotional email communications. Note that you are not permitted to unsubscribe or opt-out of non-promotional messages regarding your account, such as account verification, change or updates to features of our Service, or technical and security notices.
Online Advertising. We may permit third-party online advertising networks, social media companies, and other parties to collect information about your use of our website and apps over time so that they may play or display ads that may be relevant to your interests on our Service as well as on other websites or apps. Typically, the information we share is provided through cookies or similar tracking technologies. The only way to completely “opt out” of the collection of any information through cookies or other tracking technology is to actively manage the settings on your browser or mobile device. Please refer to your browser’s or mobile device’s technical information for instructions on how to delete or disable cookies and/or other tracking/recording tools. (To learn more about cookies, clear gifs/web beacons and related technologies, you may wish to visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org and/or the Network Advertising Initiative's online resources, at https://www.networkadvertising.org). If you access our service on your mobile device, you may not be able to control tracking technologies through settings.
Data Retention: We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you our Service. Please contact us at info@Yo-star.com if you wish to permanently delete your account from our systems. Please be aware that we will not be able to delete any content you have shared with others or with social media sites.
Deleting or Anonymizing Your Content: If you are under 18 years of age, you may request that the User Content which you posted to our Service to be deleted or anonymized such that your personal information will not be identifiable publicly on our Service. You can request to do so by contacting us at info@Yo-star.com While we will use all commercially reasonable efforts to delete or anonymize your User Content upon request, please be aware that due to the social nature of our Service, you may not be able to completely remove all of your personal identifiable User Content if, for example, said content has been stored, republished, or reposted by another user or other third-party entities. We may also maintain your information in identifiable form for our internal use, even if your personal information is no longer visible to the public on our Service.
Yostar cares about the security of your information. As such, we’ll use commercially reasonable physical, administrative, and technological safeguards to preserve the integrity and security of all information which we collect and that we share with our service providers. However, no security system is impenetrable and we cannot guarantee 100% the security of our systems. In the event that any information under our control is compromised as a result of a breach of security, we will take reasonable steps to investigate the situation; and where appropriate, notify those individuals whose information may have been compromised and take other steps, in accordance with any applicable law(s) and regulation(s).
Our Service and its content are not directed at children under the age of 13. In the event that we learn that we’ve collected personal information from a minor under the age of 13 without parental consent, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that we might have any information collected from a minor under the age of 13, please contact us at info@Yo-star.com.
Subject to the following paragraph, we ask that you do not send us, and do not disclose, any of the following sensitive personal information , including without limitation to your social security number, information related to personal property, racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religion or other beliefs, health, biometrics or genetic characteristics, criminal background or trade union membership, on or through our Forums, Social Media, Service or otherwise.
If you send or disclose any sensitive personal data to us when you submit user generated content to our Forums, Social Media or Service, then you consent to our processing and use of such sensitive personal information in accordance with this Policy. If you do not consent to our processing and use of such sensitive personal information, then you must not submit to us such user generated content to our Forums, Social Media, and Service or otherwise. Where you suffer any loss, damage or otherwise due to such unpermitted disclosure to us, you shall undertake all liabilities therefrom.
We are committed to resolving any complaints about our collection or use of your personal information. If you would like to make a complaint regarding this Policy or our practices in relation to your personal information, please contact us at: info@Yo-star.com. We will reply to your complaint as soon as we can or within 45 days. We hope to resolve any complaint brought to our attention, however if you feel that your complaint has not been adequately resolved, you reserve the right to contact your local data protection supervisory authority; which for the UK, is the Information Commissioner’s Office.
Yostar complies with the EU - U.S. Privacy Shield Framework set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal data transferred from the EU to the United States. We’re certified by the Department of Commerce that we adhere to the Privacy Shield Principles. If there is any conflict between the terms in this Policy and the Privacy Shield Principles, the Privacy Shield Principles shall take precedence. To learn more about the Privacy Shield program, the Privacy Shield Principles and to view our certification, please visit www.privacyshield.gov.
In compliance with the Privacy Shield Principles, Yostar is committed to resolving complaints about our collection or use of your personal information. EU individuals with inquiries or complaints regarding this Policy should first contact us at: info@Yo-star.com.
Yostar is further committed to refer unresolved Privacy Shield complaints to Jams, an alternative dispute resolution provider located in the United States. If you do not receive timely acknowledgment of your complaint from us, or if we have not resolved your complaint, please visit https://jamsadr.com for more information or to file a complaint. The services of Jams are provided at no cost to you.
Yostar is further committed to refer unresolved Privacy Shield complaints to JAMS, an alternative dispute resolution provider located in the United States. Mediations will be conducted pursuant to JAMS International Mediation Rules unless the parties have specified a different set of Rules or Procedures. Download the JAMS International Mediation Rules, here. If you do not receive timely acknowledgment of your complaint from us, or if we have not resolved your complaint, please visit https://jamsadr.com for more information or to file a complaint. The services of JAMS are provided at no cost to you.
The Service may contain links to and from third party websites of our business partners, advertisers, social media sites, and our users may post links to third party websites. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for their policies. Please check their own policies before you submit any information to our affiliated third-party websites.
If you have questions about this Policy, please contact us at https://jamsadr.com or write to us at: YOSTAR (HONG KONG) LIMITED.
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This Policy was last revised on, and effective as of April 9th, 2019.