Whereis360 Privacy Police
We may collect, transmit, and store information about you in connection with your use of the platform, including any information you send to or through the platform. We use that information to provide the Whereis360’ functionality, fulfill your requests, improve the platform’s quality, engage in research and analysis relating to the service, personalize your experience, track usage of the service, provide feedback to third party businesses that are listed on the platform, display relevant advertising, market the service, provide customer support, message you, back up our systems, allow for disaster recovery, enhance the security of the platform, and comply with legal obligations.
When you create a Whereis360 account, we store and use the information you provide during that process, such as the first and last name you enter, email address, physical address, and any other information you may provide during the account creation process, such as phone number, or birth date. We may publicly display the first name and last initial that you provide, as well as any photo or other content you submit through the account creation process, as part of your account profile.
Your contributions to the platform are intended for public consumption and are therefore viewable by the public, including your photos, ratings, reviews, tips, lists, compliments and edits to business page information. Your account profile (e.g., first name, last initial, city, neighborhood, you created your Whereis360 account, profile photos) is also intended for public consumption.
We store information about your use of the platform, such as your search activity, the pages you view, the date and time of your visits, businesses you call using our mobile applications, purchases, or transactions you make through the platform. We also store information that your computer or mobile device may provide to us in connection with your use of the platform, such as your browser type, type of computer or mobile device, browser language, IP address, WiFi information such as SSID, mobile carrier, phone number, unique device identifier, advertising identifier, location (including geolocation, beacon based location, and GPS location), and requested and referring URLs.
If you represent a business on Whereis360, we may collect and display information about you related to your business activities, such as a business name that may incorporate your name, or a publicly available business address that is also used as a home address. We will also collect and display information about your professional background that you choose to share with us through the platform, such as information about your professional licenses or certifications, or your professional history or specialties.
Whereis360 utilizes Google Maps API to provide consumers with the location of user selected businesses. This feature is added at the option of business. The user has the option to request directions to the business through Maps API. No user submitted data is collected, maintained or stored by Whereis360. Further information on Google's privacy standards can be found at here. Cookies Whereis360 or third parties we contract with may use persistent identifiers such as cookies, embedded scripts, web beacons, pixel tags, log files, or similar technologies to collect certain information about visitors to platform and interactions with our online and mobile sponsorship information or advertisements.
Cookies may contain unique identifiers, and reside, among other places, on your computer or mobile device, in emails we send to you, and on our web pages. Cookies may transmit information about you and your use of the platform, such as your browser type, search preferences, IP address, data relating to advertisements that have been displayed to you or that you have interacted with, and the date and time of your use. Cookies may be persistent or stored only during an individual session. Purpose Of Cookies Processes: Intended to make the platform work in the way you expect. For example, we use a cookie that tells us whether you have already signed up for an account.
Preferences: Intended to remember information about how you prefer the platform to behave and look. For example, we use a cookie that tells us whether you have declined to allow us to send push notifications to your phone.
Notifications: Intended to allow or prevent notices of information or options that we think could improve your use of the platform. For example, we use a cookie that stops us from showing you the signup notification if you have already seen it.
Analytics: Intended to help us understand how visitors use the platform. For example, we use a cookie that tells us how our search suggestions correlate to your interactions with the search page.
The platform may link to third party-controlled websites, like a business’s URL. Except as set forth herein, we do not share your personal information with them, and are not responsible for their privacy practices.