Last modified: Jun 30, 2020
There are many different ways you can use our service – to search for and share information, to communicate with other people or to create new content. When you share information with us, for example by creating a Ceilz Account, we can make the service even better – to help you connect with people or to make sharing with others quicker and easier. As you use our service, we want you to be clear how we’re using information and the ways in which you can protect your privacy.
Your privacy matters to Ceilz so whether you are new to Ceilz or a long-time user, please do take the time to get to know our practices – and if you have any questions contact us.
We collect information to provide better service to all of our users.
We collect information in the following ways:
When you use our service or view content provided by Ceilz, we automatically collect and store certain information in server logs. This includes:
When you use Ceilz service, we may collect and process information about your actual location. We use various technologies to determine location, including IP address and Google Maps API.
We may collect and store information (including personal information) locally on your device using mechanisms such as browser web storage (including HTML 5) and application data caches.
We and our partners use various technologies to collect and store information when you visit a Ceilz service, and this may include using cookies or similar technologies to identify your browser.
For more information about how you can access, manage or delete information that is associated with your Ceilz Account, visit the Transparency and choice section of this policy.
We use the information we collect from our service usage to provide, maintain, protect and improve it.
If you have a Ceilz Account, we may display your Account name, Account photo, and actions you take on Ceilz.
When you contact Ceilz, we keep a record of your communication to help solve any issues you might be facing. We may use your email address to inform you about our service, such as letting you know about upcoming changes or improvements.
We use information collected from cookies to improve your user experience and the overall quality of our service.
Ceilz processes personal information on our servers in many countries around the world. We may process your personal information on a server located outside the country where you live.
People have different privacy concerns. Our goal is to be clear about what information we collect, so that you can make meaningful choices about how it is used. For example, you can:
You may also set your browser to block all cookies, including cookies associated with our service, or to indicate when a cookie is being set by us. However, it’s important to remember that our service may not function properly if your cookies are disabled.
Whenever you use our service, we aim to provide you with access to your personal information. If that information is wrong, we strive to give you ways to update it quickly or to delete it – unless we have to keep that information for legitimate business or legal purposes.
We aim to maintain our service in a manner that protects information from accidental or malicious destruction. Because of this, after you delete information from our service, we may not immediately delete residual copies from our active servers and may not remove information from our backup systems.
We do not share personal information with companies, organizations and individuals outside of Ceilz unless one of the following circumstances applies:
We will share personal information with companies, organizations or individuals outside of Ceilz when we have your consent to do so. We require opt-in consent for the sharing of any sensitive personal information.
We will share personal information with companies, organizations or individuals outside of Ceilz if we have a good-faith belief that access, use, preservation or disclosure of the information is reasonably necessary to:
We may share non-personally identifiable information publicly and with our partners – like publishers, advertisers or connected sites. For example, we may share information publicly to show trends about the general use of our service.
We work hard to protect Ceilz and our users from unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of information we hold. In particular: