This APP is not intended for children and we do not knowingly collect data relating to children. Our Services are restricted to users who are 18 years of age or older. We do not permit users under the age of 18 on our APP and we do not knowingly collect personal information from anyone under the age of 18. If you suspect that a user is under the age of 18, please use the reporting mechanism available through the Service or contact us.
This version was last updated on May 27, 2019.
We are the data controller and responsible for your personal data.
Our full contact details are:
Nárožní 2787 / 7a, Stodůlky, 158 00 Prague 5, Czech
On 25th May 2018 Regulation 2016/678 of the European Union on the protection of personal data (“GDPR”) came into force and we respect and follow this regulation in relation to the European Union residents as well in relation to other users (with some limitations depending on the user’s residence) for the reason that GDPR is the best practice for the purpose of data protection.
It is important that the personal data we hold about you is accurate and current. Please keep us informed if your personal data changes during your relationship with us.
We waive any liability and responsibility in relation to the fake or false data provided by the users.
Personal data, or personal information, means any information about an individual from which that person can be identified. It does not include data where the identity has been removed (anonymous data).
We may automatically collect, use, store and transfer different kinds of personal data about you which we have grouped together follows:
Identity Data includes first name, maiden name, last name, username or similar identifier, marital status, title, date of birth and gender.
Contact Data includes address, email address and telephone numbers.
Technical Data includes internet protocol (IP) address, your login data, browser type and version, time zone setting and location, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system and platform and other technology on the devices you use to access this APP.
Usage Data includes information about how you use our APP.
Marketing and Communications Data includes your preferences in receiving marketing from us and our third parties and your communication preferences.
We do not collect Financial Data including payment card details, because all transactions are proceeding through appropriate application platform (iTunes or Google Play). We would like to pay your attention that providing with any details of your credit (debit) cards within your profile data or messages is strongly not recommended. We do not have any liability and responsibility if you provide such information voluntary within your Account and/or Content.
We might collect some Transaction Data including details about payments from you if such data is provided by appropriate application platform (iTunes or Google Play).
We do not collect Special Categories of Personal Data about you (this includes details about your race or ethnicity, religious or philosophical beliefs, sex life, sexual orientation, political opinions, trade union membership, information about your health and genetic and biometric data), but we do not have any liability and responsibility if you provide such information voluntary within your Account and/or Content.
If you fail to provide with personal data
Where we need to collect personal data by law, or under the terms of a contract we have with you and you fail to provide that data when requested, we may not be able to perform the contract we have or are trying to enter into with you (for example, to provide you with Services). In this case, we may have to cancel the Services you have with us but we will notify you if this is the case at the time.
Your duty to inform us about changes
It is important that the personal information we hold about you is accurate and current. Please keep us informed if your personal information changes during your relationship with us.
We use different methods to collect data from and about you including through:
Direct interactions. You may give us your Identity, Contact and Financial Data as part of our requirements by providing such information and completing profile.
This includes personal data you provide when you:
Automated technologies or interactions. As you interact with our APP, we may automatically collect Technical Data about your equipment, browsing actions and patterns. We might collect this personal data by using cookies and other similar technologies.
Third parties or publicly available sources. We may receive personal data about you from various third parties.
Data Protection Principles
We will ensure that the personal information we hold about you is:
We will only use your personal data in accordance with Data Protection Legislation and the Data Protection Principals. Most commonly, we will use your personal data in the following circumstances:
Purposes of use of personal data
We have set out below, in a table format, a description of all the ways we plan to use your personal data, and which of the legal bases we rely on to do so. We have also identified what our legitimate interests are where appropriate.
Note that we may process your personal data for more than one lawful ground depending on the specific purpose for which we are using your data. Please contact us if you need details about the specific legal ground we are relying on to process your personal data where more than one ground has been set out in the table below:
|Purpose for which data is used||Data||Legal basis|
|To provide you with our Services||Name, email address, date of birth, location||Contractual necessity|
|To facilitate networking opportunities on our APP||Optional information that you choose to provide in your profile, which may include information about your sexual preferences, religion, ethnic background, photos etc.||Consent|
|To verify your identity and prevent fraud and to ensure the safety and security of users||Phone number||Legitimate interests – it is in our legitimate interests to ensure that accounts are not set up fraudulently and to safeguard users of the APP|
|To serve targeted advertisements to users of our APP||Demographic and location information||Legitimate interests – it is in our legitimate interests to target advertisements so that users see relevant advertisements and to allow us to generate income from advertising revenue|
|To send you marketing information about our offers and services||Email address||Legitimate interests – it is in our legitimate interests to promote our products and Services|
|To enable users to create their Bloomy profile and log in to the app via Facebook||Data from Facebook, including email address, name and profile picture, date of birth, friends who use the app, pages liked, location and photos||Legitimate interests – it is in our legitimate interests to promote our products and services|
|To show “nearby” location information to you and other users of the APP||Wifi access points and location data when you use the mobile app||Consent|
|To provide the lookalikes function||Photos and faceprint||Legitimate interests – it is in our legitimate interests to provide this functionality|
|To carry out analysis to help us improve the APP||Log and usage data, including IP address, browser type, referring domain, pages accessed, mobile carrier and search terms||Legitimate interests – it is in our interests to analyze the way in which users are accessing and using our services so that we can further develop the APP and improve the Services|
|To fill Bloomy advertising content attracting new users||Photos, faceprint and videos||Consent|
|To respond to correspondence and queries that you submit to us||Email address and IP address||Legitimate interests – it is in our legitimate interests to respond to your queries to ensure that we provide a good service to users and troubleshoot problems|
We strive to provide you with choices regarding certain personal data uses, particularly around marketing and advertising.
You can ask us to stop sending you marketing messages at any time by contacting us at any time.
Change of purpose
We will only use your personal data for the purposes for which we collected.
If we need to use your personal data for an unrelated purpose, we will notify you and we will explain the legal basis which allows us to do so.
We may have to share your personal data with the parties set out below for the purposes set out in the table:
We require all third parties to respect the security of your personal data and to treat it in accordance with the law. We do not allow our third-party service providers to use your personal data for their own purposes and only permit them to process your personal data for specified purposes and in accordance with our instructions.
We have put in place appropriate security measures to prevent your personal data from being accidentally lost, used or accessed in an unauthorized way, altered or disclosed. In addition, we limit access to your personal data to those employees, agents, contractors and other third parties who have a business need to know. They will only process your personal data on our instructions and they are subject to a duty of confidentiality.
We have put in place procedures to deal with any suspected personal data breach and will notify you and any applicable regulator of a breach where we are legally required to do so.
The period of use of personal data
We will only retain your personal data for as long as necessary to fulfil the purposes we collected it for, including for the purposes of satisfying any legal, accounting, or reporting requirements.
To determine the appropriate retention period for personal data, we consider the amount, nature, and sensitivity of the personal data, the potential risk of harm from unauthorized use or disclosure of your personal data, the purposes for which we process your personal data and whether we can achieve those purposes through other means, and the applicable legal requirements.
Usually we keep your personal information only as long as we need it for business purposes (as set out above) and as permitted by applicable law.
In practice, we delete or anonymize your information upon deletion of your account (following the safety retention window), unless:
You have certain rights in relation to your personal data as summarised here:
The implementation of your legal right is subject to section 11 below and relevant procedure, i.e. contacting us you shall provide us with written request signed by you and containing clear information about you, the data, the right in relation to the personal data.
You will not have to pay a fee to access your personal data (or to exercise any of the other rights). However, we may refuse to comply with your request in circumstances where your request is clearly unfounded, repetitive or excessive.
We may need to request specific information from you to help us confirm your identity and ensure your right to access your personal data (or to exercise any of your other rights). This is a security measure to ensure that personal data is not disclosed to any person who has no right to receive it. We may also contact you to ask you for further information in relation to your request to speed up our response.
We try to respond to all legitimate requests as soon as reasonably practicable and, in any event, within 30 days of receipt of the request.
data is information which is stored electronically, on a computer, or in certain paper-based filing systems.
data subjects for the purpose of this policy include all living individuals about whom we hold personal data. All data subjects have legal rights in relation to their personal information.
personal data means data relating to a living individual who can be identified from that data (or from that data and other information in our possession). Personal data can be factual (for example, a name, address or date of birth) or it can be an opinion about that person, their actions and behaviour.
data controllers are the people who or organisations which determine the purposes for which, and the manner in which, any personal data is processed.
data users are those of our employees whose work involves processing personal data. Data users must protect the data they handle in accordance with this data protection policy and any applicable data security procedures at all times.
data processors include any person or organisation that is not a data user that processes personal data on our behalf and on our instructions. Employees of data controllers are excluded from this definition but it could include suppliers which handle personal data on our behalf.
processing is any activity that involves use of the data. It includes obtaining, recording or holding the data, or carrying out any operation or set of operations on the data including organising, amending, retrieving, using, disclosing, erasing or destroying it. Processing also includes transferring personal data to third parties.
sensitive personal data and/or special categories of personal data includes information about a person's racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or similar beliefs, trade union membership, physical or mental health or condition or sexual life, or about the commission of, or proceedings for, any offence committed or alleged to have been committed by that person, the disposal of such proceedings or the sentence of any court in such proceedings. Sensitive personal data can only be processed under strict conditions, including a condition requiring the express permission of the person concerned.