Terms of Service
We are following clear principles to protect your data and privacy:
We are giving you full transparency regarding data protection and privacy. If you have any questions please contact us.
Information you publish and share using tiqz are public.
Information we collect
There is certain information that we collect automatically for statistical purposes as the result of your use of tiqz. This information includes:
the type of device, browser and operating system you use
the IP address of the device from which you access tiqz
the site that you visited immediately prior to visiting the website
any search terms that you may enter into forms
the pages that you visit and specific actions that you take
You don’t need to provide us with any other personal information in order to visit tiqz. However, certain services do require registering a tiqz account and, by doing so, you will provide us with personal information as described in our
Terms of Service .
How we use and disclose Your Personal Information
We will collect and use your personal information in order to fulfill the purpose of using tiqz and under the provisions of the data protection law of the Federal Republic of Germany. We will not share your personal information with any third party, except the following circumstance:
To other users: Any information you provide publicly in your profile will be accessible by other users of tiqz.
As aggregated data: We may aggregate your personal data with similar data relating to other users in order to create statistical information. However, none of this information would include anything that could be used to identify you.
Connected platforms: If you choose to connect your tiqz account with other apps or social networks such as Facebook, Google+ or Twitter or share content to these platforms, tiqz is not responsible for these other apps or networks, so please make sure you only connect your account and share content with apps or services that you trust.
Service Providers: We use certain third parties, some of whom may be located outside of the European Economic Area, to provide us with specialized services to improve our services for you. These third parties will have access to certain information about you, but only where this is necessary in order for those third parties to provide their services to us.
If required by law: If we are permitted or required to do so by law, including in response to a court order or other legal demand or request.
Deleting Your Account
You can delete your account by sending a message to our support team. If you delete your account, all personal data will be deleted and may not be recoverable. So back up all content uploaded to your account before you delete it. Statistical information and usage data might not be deleted but disconnected from your personal data. However, none of this information would include anything that could be used to identify you.
Please note that uninstalling our apps will not delete your tiqz account.
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. These text files can be read by these websites and help to identify you when you return to a website.
In addition to our own cookies, we work with various reputable companies to help us analyze how tiqz is used, and to optimize our website and apps to deliver the best possible experience:
To opt-out of analysis by Google Analytics on our website and other websites, please visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Social Plugins from Facebook, Google+ and Twitter
Our website uses social plug-ins ("plug-ins") provided by the social networks Facebook Inc. (“Facebook”), Google Inc. (“Google”) and Twitter Inc. (“Twitter”). The plug-ins are identifiable by a Facebook, Google or Twitter logo or a “like”, “+1” or “tweet” button. When you visit a page of our website that contains a social plug-in, your browser establishes a direct connection to the servers of Facebook, Twitter or Google. We have no impact on the amount of data that Facebook, Twitter or Google collects with the help of these plug-ins in particular when you are logged into Facebook, Twitter or Google+ and inform you according to our state of knowledge: Even if you are not a member of Facebook, Twitter or Google+ there is the possibility that they read your IP address and store it. If you are logged into your Facebook, Twitter or Google+ account they can assign your visit of tiqz to your Facebook, Twitter or Google+ account. So please read also the privacy policies of Facebook ( http://www.facebook.com/policy.php ), Twitter ( https://twitter.com/privacy ) and Google ( http://www.google.de/policies/privacy/ ) to find more information about purpose and scope of data collection.
It is also possible to block these plug-ins by using add-ons for your browser, for example with the "Facebook Blocker".
Access to Your Data
If you wish to access personal information about you, please contact us in written form.
tiqz endeavors to safeguard user information to ensure that user account information is kept private. However, we cannot guarantee the security of user account information. Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors, may compromise the security of user information at any time.
Last update: 12th November 2014