(i) Access and use our website for BrandBee available at: https://www.brandbee.io/ (“Visitor(s)” and “Website,”respectively); and
(ii) Access, install, use or interact with our BrandBee market research panel mobile application (“User(s)” and “BrandBee” or “App”respectively) available on Google Play and App Store.
The services enabled through the App include, without limitation, the offer to participate as panelists in research market panels (“Panels”),respond to a demographic survey (“Demographic Survey”), and respond to surveys, market research surveys (“Market Research Survey(s)”), the exclusive research study (“Study”) and the receiving of points for such participation (“Points”), provided by our third-party partners (“Partners”) through the App.
For the purposes of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (Regulation 2016/679) (“GDPR”) and the UK data protection laws, Similarweb is the Controller of the personal data that we collect from our Visitors and Users.
You can contact our Data Protection Officer directly at: DPO@brandbee.io.
To learn more about our App please visit: https://www.brandbee.io/ or contact us directly for more information about Similarweb or the App by using the information in the Contact Us section below.
In the event that you are a California resident, the California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”) may apply to you. Please make sure to review our CCPA Privacy Exhibit attached hereto as Exhibit A to learn more about our privacy practices with respect to the CCPA.
Depending on your interaction with us, we may collect one or both of the following types of data from you:
(i) Non-Personal Data: This type of data may be non-identifiable, anonymous, de-identified or aggregated data (“Non-Personal Data”). We are unable to identify the individual from whom we collected the Non-Personal Data. Non-Personal Data mainly consists of technical data such as, without limitation, the type of operating system and type of browser you may use, what device make and model you use, the actions you take while accessing the website or while on your device, the battery state of your device, your network type, time zone, signal strength and speed and the roaming or connection status of your device. Some of this information is collected by way of cookies or similar technologies. Please review the Cookies section below for more information.
(iii) Special Categories of Personal Data: This type of data includes demographic data such as gender, age as well as ethnicity, race, financial data and income, etc. (“Sensitive Data”),Sensitive Data also includes Personal Sensitive Data as defined under the CCPA.
For the avoidance of doubt, any Non-Personal Data that is connected or linked to any Personal Data will be considered and treated by us as PersonalData for as long as such connection exists. Additionally, please be advised that you are not required by law to provide us with any of your information and you may choose to refrain from providing us with certain types of Personal Data as you see fit.
We will only collect, use and share your Personal Data where we are satisfied that we have an appropriate legal basis to do so. We have also included the legal bases which we rely on, which will impact the rights you have in relation to your Personal Data (see below for more details).
Depending on the way you interact with us, we may collect data from you in the following ways:
(i) Automatically: we may automatically collect some data from you when you use our Website, the App and the Services.
(iii) Third Parties: we may receive information from third-parties, such as, if you sign in with a social network they will provide us with your profile information.
We will not share any of your Personal Data with a third party, except under the following circumstances:
(i) Service Providers: We may share Personal Data with our authorized third-party service providers (e.g.,Amazon Web Services and Zendesk) as necessary and reasonable for our business purposes, including investigations of potential violations of our Terms. These third-party service providers and agents have agreed to confidentiality restrictions and only have access to Personal Data that they need in order to perform their services and functions and they are not permitted to use it for any other purpose.
(ii) Security: We may share your Personal Data in order to detect, prevent or otherwise address fraud, security or other technical issues.
(iii) Legal: we may share your personal data with regulators, in order to comply with any applicable law, regulation, requests of law enforcement, legal process, subpoena or other similar investigative demand or governmental request.
Please visit: www.allaboutcookies.org to learn more about cookies.
We use the following cookies, third-party tracking or analytic technologies on our Website and App:
It is important to note that most browsers allow you to erase cookies from your computer’s hard drive, block the acceptance of certain cookies, or receive a warning before a cookie is stored on your device. Please note however, that by choosing to block or erase certain cookies you may be limiting or diminishing your online experience with us. We encourage you to visit the following links to learn more about how you can block or erase cookies via your browser of choice: Google Chrome; Firefox; Internet Explorer; Safari; Edge; Opera.
Our Website, App andServices are not directed to and are not meant to be used by individuals who are under the age of 18. If you are under 18 years of age, we request that you not use our Website, Services or our App. We do not knowingly collect PersonalData from individuals who are considered children in their jurisdictions (i.e.,under the age of 16 or as otherwise defined under the applicable law in their jurisdictions). If we become aware of the fact that Personal Data of children has been collected through our Website, Services, or App, we will take the appropriate steps to delete this information. Please contact us at email@example.com you become aware of or have any reason to believe that a child has sharedPersonal Data with us.
Our Services App and our Website may contain links to third partyservices or websites that are not operated by us. These links are provided as aservice and do not imply any endorsement of the activities or content of thesewebsites, nor any association with their operators. Similarweb is notresponsible for the privacy policies or privacy practices of any third partyincluding, without limitation, websites directly linked to our Services, App orour Website (including any of the brands included in our cash back program). Weencourage you to review the privacy policies of any such third-party websitesor services before you access them.
Similarweb takes reasonable and has put in place industry standard technical and organizational precautions to protect the confidentiality, security and integrity of your Personal Data and in order to prevent any unauthorized use of such Personal Data. In addition, we limit access to yourPersonal Data on our servers. The data collected by us is stored mainly on the servers of Amazon Web Services (AWS) located in the United States and in theUK. Please visit the following link for more information regarding the data security provided by AWS: https://aws.amazon.com/privacy/.
We will store and retain your Personal Data for no longer than is necessary for the purposes set forth above, as otherwise required in accordance with applicable law or until you have requested to opt-out of our collection of such Personal Data, subject to applicable law. We may at our sole discretion delete or amend information that is stored by us, without providing you with any prior notice of our intention to do so once it is no longer necessary for us to retain it for our purposes.
We may store or process your Personal Data in the UK, the EU, theUnited States or in other countries. As such, please be advised that any information you provide us may be transferred to and processed in countries other than the country from which you accessed our Website or App. We will make sure to implement appropriate measures to ensure that your Personal Data receives an adequate level of data protection while it is being transferred.When Personal Data that was collected within the European Economic Area (“EEA”) or the UK is transferred outside the EEA or the UK (as applicable), we will take necessary steps in order to ensure that sufficient safeguards are provided during the transferring of suchPersonal Data. You may exercise your rights, where applicable, to receive information regarding the transfer mechanism that was used during the transferring of your Personal Data. Personal Data that is being transferred outside the EEA to a country which has not received an adequacy decision from the European Commission (“AdequacyDecision”)will be transferred pursuant to the standard contractual clauses approved by the European Union (“StandardContractual Clauses”). Personal Data that we transfer outside of the UK to a country that is not in the EEA, has not received an Adequacy Decision or an adequacy regulation has not been passed regarding it by the UK will be transferred, depending on the situation, either pursuant to the International Data Transfer Agreement or the addendum to be used with the StandardContractual Clauses, both as issued by the UK’s Information Commissioner.
Depending on your jurisdiction, data protection and privacy laws may provide you with the ability to exercise certain rights with respect to yourPersonal Data. We have included the rights that apply to EEA and UK residents below for your reference and convenience. If you are a California resident, please see our CCPA Exhibit for a description of your privacy rights.
(i) Right to Access: You may have the right to access your Personal Data by asking us to confirm whatPersonal Data we process about you, as well as additional information regarding how and the purposes for such processing, and to request and obtain a copy of such Personal Data.
(ii) Right to be Informed: You have the right to be informed regarding Similarweb’s information (e.g., our name and address) as well as what Personal Data we process, and how and why we process Personal Data.
(iii) Right to Rectification:You may have the right to require us to update and complete any Personal Data that we have about you that is inaccurate or incomplete and to require us to inform third parties that process such Personal Data on our behalf to update such inaccurate or incomplete data.
(iv) Right to Erasure: You may have the right, depending on the circumstances, to request that we delete your Personal Data that is held by us. The deletion right is not absolute and in certain cases we may refuse and reject such request.
(v) Right to Restrict the Processing: Depending on the circumstances, you may have the right to limit the purposes for which we process your Personal Data. We can continue to use your Personal Data following your request to restrict the processing of yourPersonal Data, where we have your consent; or to establish, exercise or defend legal claims; or to protect the rights of another natural or legal person.
(vi) Right to Data Portability:You may have the right to request that we send or “port” the Personal Data that we process about you to a third-party, but in each case only where the processing is based on your consent or on the performance of a contract with you, and the processing is carried out by automated means. It is important to note that theGDPR and the CCPA differ in the application of this right and therefore we will handle the fulfillment according to the applicable laws in your jurisdiction
(vii) Right to Object: You may have the right to object to the processing of your Personal Data on the basis of our legitimate interest. The right to object does not exist, in particular, if the processing of your Personal Data is necessary in order to enter into a contract with you or to perform a contract with you.
(viii) Right to Withdraw Consent:If you have given us your consent for the processing of your Personal Data, you may have the right to withdraw your consent at any time, without affecting the lawfulness of processing based on consent before your consent was withdrawn.
(ix) Data Transfer Rights: You may be able to obtain a copy of, or reference to, the safeguards under which your Personal Data is being transferred outside the UK/EEA. We have included links and explanations regarding these mechanisms in section J above.
(x) Rights in relation to automated decision making and profiling: You may have the right to not be subject to a decision based solely on automatic decision making or profiling.
If you would like to exercise any of your rights listed above, please contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org to submit a request to exercise such rights, or otherwise, certain right can be exercised independently through the App settings, you can correct, access and review as well as delete your account information which includes the Sign Up information and the Demographic Data, you can delete your account data from the App settings (removing the App does not delete the account data, you need to first request deletion account and then remove the App), you can opt-out from direct marketing and tracking at any time as detailed above, etc.
We reserve the right to ask that you send us reasonable evidence in order to verify your identity before we provide you with any of the information that you requested, subject to applicable law. We aim to respond to a verifiable request without undue delay and in any event in accordance with applicable law. We will notify you if we require more time to respond to your request and inform you of the reason and length of the extension period in writing. Our response to your request may also explain the reasons why we cannot fulfill your request, if applicable. When you request to exercise your data portability right, we will provide your Personal Data in a format that is able to be used and that would allow you to easily transmit the information from one entity to another.
By email at: email@example.com
To learn more about your California privacy rights, please visit https://oag.ca.gov/privacy/privacy-laws
When you access our Website and use our App or Services, we collect certain information with respect to such use and access. This data may include “Personal Information” which is defined under the CCPA as any information that identifies, relates to, describes, references, is capable of being associated with, or could reasonably be linked, directly or indirectly, with a particular Consumer, household or device as specified in the table below.
The following table specifies the categories ofPersonal Information that we may collect (or may have collected within the last 12 months):
In the preceding twelve (12) months, the Company has disclosed the following categories of Personal Information for a business purpose:
We disclose your Personal Information for a business purpose to the following categories of third parties: service providers (e.g., servers etc.), business partners (e.g., our Partners), affiliates of Similarweb and third parties to whom you authorize us to disclose your Personal Information in connection with our Services.
We have sold the following types of Personal Information in the last twelve (12) months of those users who choose to participate in a Study or take part in a Demographic Survey or a Market Research Survey:
If you would like to opt-out of this “sale” you can send us a Do Not Sell My Personal Information request at any time here or by emailing us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
We may make available certain programs or offerings that are considered “financial incentives” under the CCPA. You can find a description of these programs and our applicable notice required by the CCPA here.
You have the right to request the following information from us with respect to the Personal Information that we have collected about you in the previous 12 months (which can be requested by you up to twice per year and is subject to certain exemptions):
Subject to certain conditions and exceptions, you may have the right to request deletion of Personal Information that we have collected about you.
California consumers who are registered users of the App and who are under 18 years of age may request the removal of content or information they posted on via the App. We will remove such content or information when we are required to do so by law. To request the removal of content or information you posted on the App, you may contact us as described below. Please note that even if we remove the content or information that you posted, we cannot prevent further use or disclosure of that content or information by others once you have shared it publicly
You may submit a request to us to opt-out of “sale” by visiting our Do Not Sell My Personal Information page and submitting a request there or by emailing us at email@example.com.
We will not discriminate against you for exercising any of the rights described in this section.
We provide you with the ability to exercise certain choices and controls in connection with our treatment of your Personal Information, depending on your relationship with us. You may exercise any or all of your rights in relation to your Personal Information by contacting our DPO at: firstname.lastname@example.org or by contacting our support team at: email@example.com.