This policy is not valid for practices of third parties, unless they are owned or controlled by Yably.
1. Information collection
In order to provide an optimal user experience, as well as for the website to function properly and display various features, Yably requires the location (address, city, state or zip code) of the users. This may either be detected in an automatic manner or the users may be given the option of entering their location when entering the search queries.
Although entering this information is not always mandatory, Yably strongly recommends it for a better user experience.
Moreover, the systems of Yably may also automatically detect the IP address of the users, as well as the version and type of the browser they use.
Yably will sometimes place small data files called cookies on the devices of users. These cookies are generated by web servers and with the help of the browsers they are saved on the devices of users. These files are session based and they are used to enable web applications, along with certain functions and services of the website.
Users can see a notification about these cookies and they can disable them in their browsers. Nevertheless, users must be aware that disabling the cookies may lead to various features of the website not functioning properly.
By default, browsers are set to accept cookies. This can be changed in the options/settings menu of each browser. Users can also set their browser to notify them them prior to placing any kind of cookies on their device. For more information regarding the privacy settings of a browser or the disabling of cookies, users can check the help manual of the browser.
3. Use of data
Yably will use the collected information mentioned above for the proper functioning of the website as well as to enhance user experience. Yably may also use the gathered data for promotional purposes, for establishing the preferences of a user and for customizing the services offered by the website.
Unless obligated by the law to do so, Yably will not share this information to third parties and it shall act in accordance with the applicable laws and regulations.