Effective date of this Privacy Notice
June 1, 2016
This Privacy Notice applies to the personal data of visitors that is collected or used by FOSHAN KAWA ELECTRONIC TECHNOLOGY CO.,LTD. or its affiliates or subsidiaries (Smartfrog). Smartfrog appreciates the interest you have shown in our company, products and services by visiting our websites, www.ismartfrog.com or related communication channels, including, but not limited to, our social media pages and/or channels and blogs (together "Smartfrog Pages"). This Privacy Notice applies to all the personal data Smartfrog collects when you interact with Smartfrog, such as when you visit our websites, when you use the products or services offered by Smartfrog, when you purchase products of Smartfrog, when you subscribe to newsletters, when you contact customer support etc.
This includes, without limitation, all online and offline collections of all types of personal data. Whenever and wherever that is the case, Smartfrog will make it clear that the privacy notice concerned is different from this general Privacy Notice.
Why we ask you to share your Personal Data
We ask you to share your personal data with us for purposes including, but not limited to:
- Receiving information about Smartfrog products and services;
- Participating in Smartfrog online communities, including our social media channels/pages and blogs;
- Storing your preferences for future interactions and communications from Smartfrog;
- Helping us to develop products and create campaigns that are designed around you, optimise customer services and continuously improve our websites;
- Helping us to improve products and services, and allowing Smartfrog to keep you informed of, or involve you in testing of, new products and services;
- We generally process your personal data only for those purposes that we have communicated with you. If we use it for other (closely related) purposes, additional data protection measures will be implemented if required by law.
Type of Personal Data we may collect
When you interact with Smartfrog, for instance by registering at My Smartfrog, purchasing a product or interacting with Smartfrog via our Smartfrog Pages (e.g. "like us on Facebook"), we may ask for or receive certain data, such as:
- Your name;
- Your email address;
- Information about How You Want to Cooperate With us;
- Your usage of and activities on our Smartfrog Pages;
- Other information related to your online behavior.
Also, depending on the choices you have made regarding your settings on various social media sites, certain personal data may be shared with Smartfrog about your online activities and social media profiles (e.g. interests, marital status, gender, user name, photo, comments you have posted etc.).
In addition, we may collect personal data via cookies or similar techniques, including, but not limited to:
- Your IP address;
- Your cookie ID;
- Your web browser;
- Your location;
- The web pages you visit on our websites;
- The advertisements you've viewed or clicked through;
Different ways we collect your Personal Data
You can share your personal data with Smartfrog in several ways, including, but not limited to:
- Participating in a social media activity related to a Smartfrog promotion (for example clicking "like" or "share");
- Subscribing to a Smartfrog newsletter;
- Sending us a completed reply card, included with your Smartfrog product;
- Social sign-on (using your Facebook or LinkedIn credentials, for example, to create an account or log on);
- Cookies placed on your computer or mobile device when you visit our websites;
- Social Listening: Smartfrog may search the Internet for relevant and publicly available content and use it to improve its products or services, resolve consumer issues and provide targeted marketing.
If you do not want Smartfrog to use your personal data that has not been provided by you, you may let us know at any time by contacting us at email@example.com
Sharing your Personal Data with others
We may share your personal data with service providers, business partners and other third parties, in accordance with applicable law.
For example, Smartfrog may sell you a product or offer you a service in a joint marketing effort with another company (Business Partner). We will let you know that such a relationship exists and who these companies are prior to processing your data for such joint marketing efforts.
If we are required by law to obtain your consent, or otherwise believe that your consent is appropriate in the circumstances, we will obtain your consent before we share your personal data.
The agreements with these Business Partners will limit the purposes for which your personal data can be used and disclosed, and will require your personal data to be adequately safeguarded.
Smartfrog will disclose personal data only in conformance with this Privacy Notice and/or when required by law.
From time to time, Smartfrog may sell a business or a part of a business to another company. Such a transfer of ownership could include the transfer of your personal data directly related to that business to the purchasing company.
Do Not Track Signals
Smartfrog takes privacy and security very seriously, and strives to put our website users first in all aspects of our business. Smartfrog utilises cookies to help you to get the most out of the Smartfrog Pages.
Please be aware that Smartfrog currently does not make use of a technical solution that would enable us to respond to your browser's 'Do Not Track' signals. In order to manage your cookie preferences, however, you may alter the cookie settings in your browser settings at any time. You may accept all, or certain, cookies. If you do disable our cookies in your browser settings, you may find that certain sections of our website(s) will not work. For example, you may have difficulties logging in or making online purchases.
You can find further information on how to alter your cookie settings for the browser that you use from the following list:
On the Smartfrog pages, Flash cookies are also used. Flash cookies may be removed by managing your Flash Player settings. Depending on the version of Internet Explorer (or other browser) and media player you use, you may be able to manage Flash cookies with your browser. You may manage Flash Cookies by visiting the Adobe website.Please be aware that restricting the use of Flash Cookies may affect the features available to you.
When you participate in various social media forums like Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram etc., you should be familiar with and understand the tools provided by those sites that allow you to make choices about how you share the personal data in your social media profile(s).
Also, depending on the choices you have made regarding your settings on various social media sites (and/or in combination with your settings on the Smartfrog pages), certain personal data may be shared with Smartfrog about your online activities and social media profiles (e.g. interests, marital status, gender, user name, photo, comments and content you have posted/shared etc.).
Linking to other websites
During your online journey across Smartfrog websites, you may encounter links to other websites for your convenience and information. These websites may operate independently from Smartfrog, and may have their own privacy notices, statements or policies. We strongly suggest that you review them to understand how your personal data may be processed in connection with those sites, as we are not responsible for the content of non-Smartfrog-owned or -managed sites, or the use or privacy practices of those sites.
Special information for parents
While Smartfrog websites are not generally targeted at children under the age of 16, it is Smartfrog' policy to comply with the law when it requires parent or guardian permission before children's information is collected, used or disclosed.
Smartfrog strongly recommends that parents take an active role in supervising the online activities of their children. If you believe we have collected personal data from a person who is under the age of 16, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Changes to this privacy notice
The services that Smartfrog provides are always evolving and the form and nature of the services that Smartfrog provides may change from time to time without prior notice to you. For this reason, we reserve the right to change or add to this Privacy Notice from time to time and will post any material revisions on our websites.
We will post a prominent notice on our privacy notice page to notify you of any significant changes to this Privacy Notice, and will indicate at the top of the notice when it was most recently updated. We encourage you to check back often to review the latest version.
The new Privacy Notice will be effective upon posting. If you do not agree to the revised notice, you should alter your preferences, or consider stopping using the Smartfrog pages. By continuing to access or make use of our services after the changes become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised privacy notice.