PRIVACY POLICY MODEL FOR PHILEAS GUIDES MOBILE APPLICATIONS

This privacy policy governs your use of the software applications under the brand Phileas Guides (“Application”) for mobile devices that was created by Phileas Fogg Tourist Guides.
The Application is available for the following geographic areas: Karpathos, Lesvos, Tinos, Mykonos, Famagusta, Nicosia, Limassol, Paphos and Larnaca (“Area”).
The Application is the ideal companion for any traveller. The travel guide has catalogued ALL of the Area’s tourist related businesses in 9 main categories. The app does not require data connection to work after the initial installation.

CONTENT
The user uses the application to see all of the Area’s hotels, businesses, villages, bars, restaurants jewellery stores, food markets or anything else you might need. Each entry can contain multiple images, contact details, the menu or brochure and the exact GPS point for easy access and navigation.

FEATURES
RATE: The user can rate each entry to his/her liking, with 1 to 5 stars.

ADD TO FAVOURITES: The user taps the “Add to Favourites” button to get easy access to his/her prefered choices.

NEAR ME: The user selects the “Near Me” button on the right hand side menu and he/she can see ALL of the businesses, beaches, historical sites or events near him/her. He/she can use the filters to facilitate his/her search.

USEFUL INFORMATION: Easy access of all the important services in Lesvos island, such as the police, the hospital etc. Easily call and locate with one click buttons.

 

What information does the Application obtain and how is it used?

User Provided Information

The Application does not require user login and therefore the user does not provide any personal information.

Automatically Collected Information

The Application may collect certain information automatically, including, but not limited to, the type of mobile device you use, your mobile devices unique device ID, the IP address of your mobile device, your mobile operating system, the type of mobile Internet browsers you use, and information about the way you use the Application.

Does the Application collect precise real time location information of the device?

When you visit the mobile application, we may use GPS technology (or other similar technology) to determine your current location in order to determine the city you are located within and display a location map with relevant tourist spots. We will not share your current location with other users or partners.

If you do not want us to use your location for the purposes set forth above, you should turn off the location services for the mobile application located in your account settings or in your mobile phone settings and/or within the mobile application.

Do third parties see and/or have access to information obtained by the Application?

Yes. We will share your information with third parties only in the ways that are described in this privacy statement.

We may disclose User Provided and Automatically Collected Information:

  • as required by law, such as to comply with a subpoena, or similar legal process;
  • 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;
  • with our trusted services providers who work on our behalf, do not have an independent use of the information we disclose to them, and have agreed to adhere to the rules set forth in this privacy statement.
  • if Developer Company Name is involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, you will be notified via email and/or a prominent notice on our Web site of any change in ownership or uses of this information, as well as any choices you may have regarding this information.

What are my opt-out rights?

You can stop all collection of information by the Application easily by uninstalling the Application. You may use the standard uninstall processes as may be available as part of your mobile device or via the mobile application marketplace or network. You can also request to opt-out via email, atinfo@phileasguides.com.

Changes

This Privacy Policy may be updated from time to time for any reason. We will notify you of any changes to our Privacy Policy by posting the new Privacy Policy here and informing you via email or text message. You are advised to consult this Privacy Policy regularly for any changes, as continued use is deemed approval of all changes.

Your Consent

By using the Application, you are consenting to our processing of your information as set forth in this Privacy Policy now and as amended by us. “Processing,” means using cookies on a computer/hand held device or using or touching information in any way, including, but not limited to, collecting, storing, deleting, using, combining and disclosing information.

Push Notifications via OneSignal

Notwithstanding anything else in this policy, we may work with partners who use mobile SDKs, including the OneSignal Messaging SDK, to passively collect information (collectively, “SDK Information”), which generally helps us deliver personalized notifications. This data may also be used to identify you in a unique manner across other devices or browsers for the purposes of customizing ads or content. Depending on the permissions granted to this application, this information may include personally identifiable information (PII) including your e-mail address. This information may also include precise location (i.e. GPS-level data) or WiFi information, apps you have installed and enabled, and your mobile identifier (e.g., Android Advertising ID).

Consumer Control & Opt-Out Options

a. Opting-out of OneSignal Push Notifications

You may in most cases opt out of receiving push notifications by going to your device “Settings” and clicking on “Notifications,” and then changing those settings for some or all of the apps on your device. (Different device configurations, or updates to devices, may affect or change how these settings work.)

b. Opting Out of “Cross-App” Advertising on Mobile Devices

You can opt out of having your mobile advertising identifiers used for certain types of interest-based (also called “cross-app”) mobile behavioral advertising, by accessing the “settings” on your Apple or Android mobile device, as follows: By opening the Google Settings app on your device, selecting Ads, and then selecting the option to opt-out of interest-based ads. (Different device configurations, or updates to devices, may affect or change how these settings work.)

Contact us

If you have any questions regarding privacy while using the Application, or have questions about our practices, please contact us via email at info@phileasguides.com.