Last updated: May 16, 2018
At Netbeast, S.L., the company behind Yeti, a Spanish corporation (“Netbeast”, “Yeti”, “Company”, “us”, or “we”), we respect and protect the privacy of visitors to our website, www.getyeti.co, and the other websites under the getyeti.co domain (collectively, the “Sites”), and our customers who use our SaaS product, smart home control software, tools, and related services (together with the Sites, the “Service”).
Capitalized terms that are not defined in this Policy have the meaning given them in our Terms of Service.
By using the Service, you do hereby warrant and represent that:
In this Policy, “Personal Information” means information or an information set that identifies or could be used to identify an individual. Except as described in this Policy, Yeti will not give, sell, rent or loan any Personal Information to any third party.
Personal Information does not include “Usage Data” which we define as encoded or anonymized information or aggregated data we collect about a group or category of services, features or users which does not contain personally identifying information. Usage Data helps us understand trends in usage of the Service so that we can better consider new features or otherwise tailor the Service. In addition to collecting and using Usage Data ourselves, we may share Usage Data with third parties, including our customers, partners and service providers, for various purposes, including to help us better understand our customers’ needs and improve the Service as well as for advertising and marketing purposes. We do not share Usage Data with third parties in a way that would enable them to identify you personally.
“Personal Information” is information someone can use to identify you.
If you are located in the EU, United Kingdom, Lichtenstein, Norway, or Iceland, you may have additional rights under the EU General Data Protection Regulation (the “GDPR”) related to your Personal Data, as further described below. Yeti will be the controller of your Personal Data processed in connection with the Service, unless you access the Service through an enterprise account, or other Yeti account that is controlled by a third party (e.g. your employer).
If you are a EU citizen, you're data privacy rights are covered by these European policies
When you register for the Service, we may ask for Personal Information such as your name, email address, or credit card or other billing information. Additionally, as users employ the Services to control smart home peripherals, the software continuously saves changes made by users with the server and will document items such as when users are creating automation rules and saving changes, when a user last opened the app, when changes to a smart home peripheral’s state are made, or when a user performs certain tasks.
We may also retain the contents of any messages you send to us or through the Service, and we may collect information you provide in user content that you post or upload to the Service (“User Content”).
Yeti may use Personal Information provided to operate, improve upon, and personalize the Service, for billing identification and authentication, to contact and communicate with you about the Service and your use of the Service, to support use of the Service, to send marketing materials (subject to your opt-in option), for research purposes, and to generally improve the content and functionality of the Service. We may also combine your Personal Information with third-party analytics information to build a broader profile of our individual users so that we can serve you better and provide custom, personalized content and information. Additionally, we may use the Personal Information we collect for identification and authentication and fraud prevention, to analyze Site and Service usage and improve the Service, for internal market research, troubleshooting problems, to enforce our Terms of Service, and as otherwise set forth in this Policy. Note that we will never email you to ask for your account information; if you receive such an email, please forward it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you would like more information about our policy, please review our Terms of Service.
We use financial information solely as authorized by you in accordance with the Service. While Yeti does not store your credit card information and will use commercially reasonable efforts to ensure the security of all credit card and all other Personal Information, we expressly disclaim any liability for any unauthorized access to or use of our secure servers and/or any and all personal and/or financial information stored therein, and you agree to hold Yeti harmless for any damages that may result therefrom.
We may now or in the future receive Personal Information about you from third parties. For example, if you access our Site or Service through a third-party connection or log-in or connect an application to Yeti, that third party you connected with may pass certain information about your use of its service to Yeti. This information could include, but is not limited to, the user ID associated with your account, an access token necessary to access that service, any information that you have permitted the third party to share with us, and any information you have made public in connection with that third-party service. You should always review, and if necessary, adjust your privacy settings on third-party websites and services before linking or connecting them to the Service.
Yeti may also share Personal Information with its third party service providers (such as its credit card processors and hosting partners) to provide the necessary hardware, software, networking, storage, and other service we use to operate the Service and maintain a high-quality user experience. We do not permit our service providers to use the Personal Information we share for their marketing purposes.
We use third-party analytics tools to help us measure traffic and usage trends for the Service. These tools collect information sent by your browser and our mobile service as part of a web page request, including information that assists us in improving the Service. We may collect and use this analytics information together with your Personal Information to build a broader profile of our individual users so that we can serve you better.
The Site primarily uses the following analytical tools, for which we include relevant privacy information and opt-out options:
Google Analytics and Google Adwords
Facebook Remarketing Service
Yeti gathers certain information automatically and stores it in log files. This information includes internet protocol addresses as well as browser, internet service provider, referring/exit pages, search terms, operating system, date/time stamp, and click stream data. Occasionally, we may connect Personal Information to information gathered in our log files, as necessary to improve the Service for individual customers. Otherwise, we generally use this information as we would any Usage Data, to analyze trends, administer and maintain the Service, or track usage of various features within the Service.
A cookie is a small software file stored temporarily or placed on your computer’s hard drive. The main purpose of cookie is to allow a web server to identify a user’s computer and web browser, and tailor web pages and/or login information to user’s preferences. Cookies help us promptly display the information needed to use the capabilities on the Service and other information which we consider to be of interest to visitors to the Sites and users of the Service. By gathering and remembering information about website preferences through cookies, we can provide a better web and marketing experience. Cookies don’t give us access to users’ computers, and the information we collect through cookies doesn’t include Personal Information.
We utilize session cookies, which allow us to uniquely identify your browser while you are logged in and to process your online transactions. Session cookies disappear from your computer when the web browser is closed or computer is turned off. We also utilize persistent cookies to make it easier to log into and use the Service. Persistent cookies remain on computers after the web browser is closed or the computer is turned off.
Many jurisdictions require or recommend that website operators inform users as to the nature of cookies they utilize and, in certain circumstances, obtain the consent of their users to the placement of certain cookies. If you require more specific information as to the nature of the cookies utilized in the Service for purposes of fulfilling these obligations, please contact us by email at email@example.com.
When you use the Service, we may employ clear GIFs (also known as web beacons) which are used to anonymously track the online usage patterns of our users. In addition, we may also use clear gifs in HTML-based emails sent to our users to track which emails are opened and which links are clicked by recipients. The information is allows for more accurate reporting and improvement of the Service.
When you access the Service by or through a mobile device (including but not limited to smart-phones or tablets), we may access, collect, monitor, and/or remotely store one or more “device identifiers,” such as a unique device identifier (“UDID”). Device identifiers are small data files or similar data structures stored on or associated with your mobile device, which uniquely identify your mobile device. A device identifier may be data stored in connection with the device hardware, data stored in connection with the device’s operating system or other software, or data sent to the device by Yeti. A device identifier may convey information to us about how you browse and use the Service. A device identifier may remain persistently on your device, to help you log in faster and enhance your navigation through the Service. Some features of the Service may not function properly if use or availability of device identifiers is impaired or disabled.
In order to facilitate the exchange of data between third-party SaaS applications, we may need to store certain information (“App Credentials”) that helps us access these third-party SaaS application accounts on your behalf. We store your App Credentials in an encrypted form.
When we access these third-party applications on your behalf, the third-party application provides us with access to certain data. We will use, store, and disclose this data in accordance with this Policy.
You should note that Yeti shall have no liability or responsibility for the privacy practices or other actions of any third-party applications for which you provide us with App Credentials.
In addition to the purposes described above, we disclose Personal Information to respond to subpoenas, court orders and law enforcement or governmental requests or investigations, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims. We may also share such information if we believe it is necessary in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations or our Terms of Service, or as otherwise required by law.
We use or may use information such as cookies, log files, device identifiers, and clear GIFs information to:
(a) remember information so that you will not have to re-enter it during your visit or the next time you visit the site
(b) provide custom, personalized content and information
(c) to provide and monitor the effectiveness of our Service
(d) monitor aggregate metrics such as total number of visitors, traffic, and demographic patterns
(e) diagnose or fix technology problems
(f) help you efficiently access your information after you sign in, and
(h) automatically update the Yeti application on your mobile devices.
We may share information, including Personal Information, with any member of the Yeti team, which includes any entity that controls, is controlled by, or under common control with Yeti.
Yeti won't sell or rent your personal information to a third party. Primarily, we use personal information to run our service, make sure it works well and is secure, and make improvements.
Sometimes we aggregate user data anonymously to understand our customer base better.
We collect some information from you automatically using cookies so that we know when things go wrong, or to help us understand what parts of Yeti need some improvement.
Sometimes the law or subpoenas requires us to share information or we may need to use information to investigate and prevent wrongful actions.
We will only use your Personal Data if we have a lawful basis for doing so. Lawful bases for processing include consent, contractual necessity, and our “legitimate interests” or the legitimate interest of others, as further described below.
Examples of these legitimate interests include:
We will only use the information you provide us with for the purposes for which we required that information.
Some information is required for us to provide you our Services so failing to provide it or revoking access to it will prevent you from enjoying our Service anymore.
We also use the information you provide us with for business activities we believe are in your best interest, when you provide consent to use the information or as required by law.
The Service contains links to websites and applications other than the Service, including websites and applications operated by affiliates and other third parties. Please be aware that we do not determine and we are not responsible for the privacy practices or content of websites and applications operated by third parties. Your browsing and interaction on any third-party website or service, including those that have a link on our website, are subject to that third party’s own rules and policies. We encourage you to be aware when you leave the Service, and read the privacy statements of third-party websites and applications linked to the Service. Yeti does not endorse and is not responsible for the practices of third parties or their websites or applications. In addition, you agree that we are not responsible for and we do not control any third parties that you authorize to access your User Content. If you are using a third-party website or service and you allow such a third party access to you User Content, you do so at your own risk. This Policy applies only to information collected by the Service.
Our blogs are accessible by the public and any information provided in these areas, including your personal information, may be read, collected, and used by the public. You can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will remove your personal information, if possible.
From time to time, we post customer testimonials on the Sites which may contain Personal Information. We obtain the customers’ consent to post their names along with their testimonials.
Yeti is committed to ensuring the security of your Personal Information. We use commercially reasonable technological, physical, and administrative security safeguards, such as firewalls and carefully developed security features, to protect the confidentiality and security of your Personal Information within the Service and the Sites. For example, when you enter confidential information (such as login credentials or information submitted from within the Service) we encrypt the transmission of that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL). These technologies, procedures, and other measures are used in an effort to ensure that your data is safe, secure, and only available to you and to those you authorized to access your data. However, no internet, email, or other electronic transmission is ever fully secure or error-free, so you should take care in deciding what information you send to us in this way. Yeti is not responsible for the functionality or security measures of any third party.
The security of your information is important to us, and we take it very seriously. We take many steps to ensure your personal information is safe by using commercially reasonable technology and security safeguards. We are not responsible for the security measures of any third party.
We are based in Spain, but, unless we expressly agree otherwise (including through our Terms), we may host, transfer, and process data, including Personal Information, in Spain and in other countries through Yeti and third parties that we use to operate and manage the Service. When you access or use the Service, or otherwise provide information to us, you are consenting, on behalf of you and your authorized agents, (and representing that you have the authority to provide such consent) to the processing and transfer of information in and to Spain and other countries which may have different privacy laws from your or their country of residence. We will always make sure to transfer information only to countries that are covered by the European GDPR law requirements for data transfer.
Even though we are based in Spain, we may host, transfer, or process data in other countries through third parties that manage our service. By using our service, you are consenting to this use of data in other countries, which may have different privacy laws. However, we will make sure that said countries are compliant with GDPR privacy law.
Yeti will retain Personal Information we process on behalf of our customers or collect directly from our customers for as long as needed to provide Service to our customers, subject to our compliance with this Policy. We may further retain and use this Personal Information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, maintain accurate accounting, financial and other operational records, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements. We have established internal policies for the deletion of data from customer accounts following termination of a customer’s subscription to the Service.
We keep your personal information until we no longer need it to provide you with the service. We may also keep your personal information if required by law or if needed to maintain accurate internal records. Once you terminate your account, we will delete your personal information, unless we are required by law to retain it.
Yeti does not knowingly collect any Personal Information from children under the age of 13. If you are under the age of 13, please do not submit any Personal Information through our Service. We encourage parents and legal guardians to monitor their children’s internet usage and to help enforce our Policy by instructing their children never to provide Personal Information on our Service without their permission. If you have reason to believe that a child under the age of 13 has provided Personal Information to Yeti through our Service, please contact us, and we will use commercially reasonable efforts to delete that information from our databases. If you’re under the age of 16 you need written authorisation from your parents or legal guardian before using our Service.
You must be at least 13 years old to use Yeti. People under the age of 16 need to provide us with written authorisation from their parents to use Yeti.
Accessing, Correcting, and Deleting Your Personal Data and Other Data Subject Rights
You have certain rights with respect to your Personal Data, and we want to help you review and update your information to ensure it is accurate and up-to-date.We may limit or reject your request in certain cases, such as if it is frivolous or extremely impractical, if it jeopardizes the rights of others, if it is not required by law, or if the burden or expense of providing access would be disproportionate to the risks to your privacy in the case in question. In some cases, we may also need you to provide us with additional information, which may include Personal Data, to verify your identity and the nature of your request. We will take reasonable steps to respond to all requests within 30 days (or less!).
If you are an Yeti Account holder, you can accomplish most of the following by logging into your User Account or, for those using enterprise accounts, by contacting your account administrator. You can also contact us directly at email@example.com if you have any additional requests or questions:
For the following, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org:
You also have the right to lodge a complaint about Yeti’s practices with respect to your Personal Data with the supervisory authority of your country or EU Member State.
Closing Your Account
You may close an account, and upon termination of your User Account, we will take reasonable steps to provide, modify, or delete your Personal Data as soon as is practicable. However, Yeti may nevertheless retain your Personal Data to protect the business interests of Yeti, Yeti Affiliates, vendors, and other users, and some information may remain in archived/backup copies for our records or as otherwise required by law. Those interests include without limitation the completion of transactions, maintaining records for financial reporting purposes, complying with our legal obligations, resolving disputes, and enforcing agreements.
You can always access and manage your personal information through your Yeti account, or by contacting us at email@example.com.
We may, in our sole discretion, modify or update this Policy from time to time. If we make any material changes to this Policy, we will endeavor to notify you by email or by posting a prominent notice on the Sites or Service prior to the change becoming effective. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information on our privacy practices. Your continued use of the Service constitutes your agreement to be bound by such changes to this Policy. Your only remedy, if you do not accept the terms of this Policy, is to discontinue use of the Service.
If you have questions regarding this Policy or about the privacy practices of Yeti, please contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or at:
Avenida Santa Lucía, 55-14,
41500 Alcalá de Guadaíra, Spain
You may contact our Data Protection Officer by email at email@example.com, or at:
Jesús Darío Rivera Rubio
Avenida Santa Lucía, 55-14,
41500 Alcalá de Guadaíra, Spain