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Privacy Policy

 

Privacy Policy for “Red Bull Air Race - The Game”

Since the protection of your personal data is very important to us, we as operator of the free2play massive multiplayer online game “Red Bull Air Race - The Game” (the “Service”) collect, process, and use personal data exclusively in accordance with the applicable statutory provisions. 
Data controller is Wingracers Sports Games GmbH & Co. Erste Productions KG, Akilindastr. 42, 82166 Gräfelfing, Germany (“Wingracers Sports” or “we”). If you have also given consent for the use of personal data to a company affiliated with Wingracers Sports, such company will be insofar the data controller. 
This Privacy Policy explains how we handle your personal data as part of our services. 

1. General

We undertake to comply with applicable data protection law, in particular the provisions of the German Federal Data Protection Act and the Telemedia Act. 
We collect, process and use your personal data only if we have your consent or where permitted by statutory provisions. We collect, process, and use only such data as necessary for use of the service or that you provide us with. 
We reserve the right to change the content of this Privacy Policy from time to time. It is therefore recommended to review the Privacy Policy at regular intervals.

2. Personal Data 

Personal data refers to individual information about the personal or material circumstances of an identified or identifiable individual (“ Data ”), Section 3(1) Federal Data Protection Act.

3. Processing and Use of Your Data 

1. We collect, process, and use your personal data with that you provide us voluntarily at the time of registration for the use of our service and through entries in your account to the extent necessary for the following purposes:

2. In addition, we collect anonymous technical data such as the name of your Internet service provider, web browser, operating system, screen resolution, as well as information about the website that led you to our website, quantity and date of your visits, the average time spent, and the pages of our website visited. Any such data is saved automatically. The analysis is performed in an anonymous manner and exclusively for statistical purposes aimed at further improving our website for you.

 

4. Transfer of Your Data to Third Parties 

  1. Data will only be transmitted to state institutions and authorities on the basis of mandatory national statutory provisions. Our employees and partners enter into an obligation with us to keep information confidential and to comply with the statutory data protection provisions.
  2. If you have granted us appropriate consent, for marketing purposes, Wingracers Sports Games GmbH & Co. Erste Productions KG will transmit data recorded in connection with the service to Red Bull GmbH, with registered office at Am Brunnen 1, 5330 Fuschl, Austria (“Red Bull”) in order to adapt the user experience in the service to your preferences and provide you with corresponding information, content, and offers. Red Bull's handling of this data is based on Red Bull's Privacy Policy, which may be found at http://www.redbull.com/en/data-privacy-policy.
  3. As part of the use of payment services, we transmit payment data (name, address, payment type, and methods) to the relevant payment services provider.

 

5. Cookies and Tracking 

  1. Cookies are used in our service. Cookies are text files containing information on the use of the service (websites visited, number of visits, times of visits, time spent on individual pages, browser used, operating system used, etc.), which are saved on your hard drive if permitted in your browser settings. As pure text files, cookies do not interfere with your computer system, but only influence the presentation of the content of the websites you visit. The user profiles contained are anonymous and are analyzed in a technical (statistical) evaluation procedure in order to enable later displaying of Internet advertising (such as banners) on other websites that enables a selection tailored to the interests of the user in question. Pseudonym cookies are used, containing a random figure or figure/letter combination, which makes it possible to determine that the visit is being made by the same user. It is not possible to determine who this user is based on this figure combination. Such cookies are also used by our service providers.
  2. Right of refusal in accordance with Section 15(3) German Telemedia Act: If you wish to forgo the advantages of cookies and prevent the analysis of user behavior, you may delete cookies that are already on your browser and block cookies in the browser setting for cookies for the future. You can use the help menu in your browser to find out how to change these settings.

 

6. Third-Party Tools 

The following third-party tools are used in our service: 

Google Analytics 
Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”), uses cookies. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA to be stored there. When IP anonymization is activated on our website, your IP address will, however, be truncated by Google in Member States of the European Union or in other States party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area prior to transmission. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. Google will use this information on behalf of Wingracers Sports as operator of the website to evaluate your use of our website, in order to compile reports on website activities and to provide other services related with website and Internet use to Wingracers Sports. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other data of Google. You may prevent the storage of cookies by adjusting your browser software; please note, however, that in such event you may not be able to use the full extent of all features of our website. You may also prevent the collection of the data generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) to Google and the processing of these data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at: 
http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en 

Turn Audience Suite

We use third party tools, including the Turn Audience Suite and related tools provided by Turn to make the advertising we show you on our Website and/or our partner websites more relevant and interesting to you. For this purpose, we use cookies, web beacons or similar technologies to collect information about your browsing behaviour (see sections 3.2, 5.1 and in our Cookie Policy https://www.redbullairracethegame.com/en/service/cookie-policy/) and deliver interest-based ads to you. For further information about the use of data by Turn please click on the following link: http://www.turn.com/trust/privacy-guidelines. You may opt-out at any time from the collection and use of your data by Turn by clicking the following link: http://www.turn.com/trust/consumer-opt-out.

7. Social Plugins

Our service uses functions of the following social networks (“Social Plugins”):

If you access one of our websites using such plugins, your browser will connect to servers of the plugin providers, which may be located in the USA. The content of the plugin will be transmitted directly by the providers of the plugins to your browser and integrated into the site. We have no influence on the scope of the data collected by the providers via the plugins. According to the representations of the platforms, personal data both of non-members and members that are logged or not logged in, including their IP address, are collected, processed and transmitted, including on servers in the USA. 
If you are logged on the respective social network, it can directly assign the visit of our website to your profile. If you interact with the plugins (for example, click on the "Like" button or make a comment), this information (including your IP address) will also be transmitted by your browser directly to a server of the plugin providers, which may be located in the USA, and will be stored there. 
The purpose and scope of the collection, processing and use of the data by the providers as well as your rights in this respect and the settings options for your protection can be found in the relevant privacy policies: 

If you are a member of the respective network, but do not wish the provider to link the data collected via our website with your profile, you may take the following measures:

 

8. Data Retention 

All data stored at Wingracers Sports Games GmbH & Co. Erste Productions KG are protected by technical and organizational measures against unauthorized disclosure to third parties. Access to the information is limited to authorized persons. 
Your data will only be stored as long as required for providing the service and the purposes mentioned in this Privacy Policy or as long as we have a legal obligation to retain your data. .

 

9. Information, Correction and Deletion 

You have the right to obtain information free of charge about your personal data stored with us at any time. Should your data be stored incorrectly or unlawfully by us, we will gladly correct, block or delete such data. We ask that you advise us immediately of any changes in your data. 
Please send your requests for information, questions, complaints or suggestions to the following address: 
Wingracers Sports Games GmbH & Co. Erste Productions KG 
Akilindastr. 42 
82166 Gräfelfing, Germany 
Email: [email protected]