Last Updated: 19.10.2020
Approved Date: 19.10.2020
Valid From: 19.10.2020
The user will be declared and accepted over the age of 18 by downloading the Application or using the Website. It is deemed that the parent or guardian of the User who has not completed the age of 18 has received the explicit consent of this contract.
Hobbycorn; is a specially designed mobile app to help the person get a hobby that suits them
In addition, we are taking your personal data and privacy seriously and we carefully carry out all the processes regarding the protection and processing of your personal data.
In this policy, we explain all kinds of policies regarding your personal data you have given us electronically. We invite you to take a few moments to read and understand the policy. You can always access the text of this contract through our website or application. Any changes to be made in the text of the contract will definitely be notified to you and your consent will be obtained. The protection and processing of your personal data will be subject to the updated contract provisions. You can send us any questions regarding the text of the contract through our communication channels.
Hobbycorn takes your privacy seriously and means it. For this reason, our policies are written in an easy, plain and understandable language that everyone can understand.
Hobbycorn uses SSL certificate and end-to-end encryption method while storing your personal data.
This policy covers:
Personal data is any information that relates to an identified or identifiable living individual. Different pieces of information, which collected together can lead to the identification of a particular person, also constitute personal data. Examples of personal data ; a name and surname; a home address; an email address such as email@example.com ; an identification card number,etc.
Individuals race, ethnic origin, political opinion, philosophical belief, religion or other beliefs, costume and dress, association, foundation or union membership, health, sexual life, criminal conviction and security measures, and biometric and genetic data are private qualified personal data under the Law on the Protection of Personal Data No.6698
Your personal data can only be processed if permitted by the law and the following legislation, or if the User gives explicit consent to the processing of his/her/they personal data.
We need to process certain data to help you to monitor your hobby progress and provide you with better service.You can sign up for our Product and Service using your email address or social integration system.
Hobbycorn gives the user a choice of use of the Product and Service, including paid and free services.If you would like to use our paid services, you must/need to enter your bank details through the payment system we use.It should be noted that the payment system is not operated by Hobbycorn and there is no data collection process by us.
Your profile, which you will fill in in line with the account you have created on Hobbycorn, including your name, e-mail address and country code you have registered for the application; It contains data optionally referred to as your gender, place of residence, application language, photo. You have the right to change your personal data in the section of your profile as you wish. However, keep in mind that Hobbycorn requires your email address and date of birth to work.
Hobbycorn will provide advisory information and create plans in the field of hobby acquisition and development to users through the application or the Website. The information provided by Hobbycorn and the plans prepared are in the nature of advice and information, and Hobbycorn-Yesil Science cannot be held responsible for any consequences that may arise from the use of the application or website, the scope of the information and content, and the implementation of the plans and recommendations by the user.
During your visit to our Products and Services through our Website and / or application, we automatically collect certain information about your service visit and the device you use. This data includes data about hardware, software, operating system, internet browser, IP address, language and application settings and version. We also collect data about which pages you visit in the Application and / or the Website, as well as when and how you use the service.
Basic data such as your name, date of birth and e-mail address when you register for our Product and Service. Apart from that, all data that defines you is your personal data.
If you choose to use our product and service for a fee, your bank information will not be stored or processed by us.
When you use our app, we may automatically collect the following information where permitted by your device settings:
(a) the address used to connect your mobile phone or other device to the Internet, your login information, system and operating system type and version, browser or application version, time zone setting, operating system and platform and location (by IP address))
(b) we may collect information about your visit, including the products and services you view or use, application response times, interaction information (such as button presses), and any phone number used to call our customer service number.
We work with partners that provide us with analytics and advertising services (not only for third-party advertising, but for our services).
This includes helping us understand how users interact with our services, serving our ads online, and measuring the performance of our services and ads. Cookies and similar technologies can be used to collect this information, such as your interactions with our services.
We receive and use your medical information for medical purposes, including health care or recommendations.The purposes we use your personal data and the legal reasons we do this are:
We use your data to provide you with the best possible service. To provide you with full service and we need certain data to assist in our hobby development service.
We can also use your data for research purposes to improve our service. Also, your information is services that can be used for marketing, communication and legal purposes. Please for more information keep reading.
We use your email address and / or phone number to contact you with updates and marketing messages from time to time, based on our legitimate interest in offering our services to you and your right to opt out at any time.
Based on our legitimate interest in managing and planning our business, for example, users find the most helpful and most helpful and the features users want from us, to troubleshoot errors within the application, anticipate the demand for services, and to understand other trends in usage, including which features of our products and services. We may analyze data about your usage. This does not include making any decision about you, it is only about improving our App so that we can provide you with better service. Hobbycorn will always enforce strict privacy and data security provisions.
Hobby advice: The main reason we collect your personal data is because the app can work and provide you with our basic hobby advice.
Management and improvement of our services: We use your information on our website, app and business
We use it to manage our space and to continuously improve our services.
Customer Service: Our customer service is there to help you and provides you with your health information.
Marketing: To inform you about communications about our business, by e-mail or other we can send with contact information.
Communication: We will send you information regarding your evaluations through the Product and Service. If you choose to join our mailing list, we will send you non-commercial writings, including our newsletter. When using our services, we may send you a survey or invite you to review your experience with our service. We may also contact you about your feedback, questions and complaints about our website and app.
Research activities: To support research on throat infection and detection methods, we can use your data for research purposes by anonymizing them in accordance with the legislation. This may include sharing your data with carefully selected third-party research institutions. By uploading your health datas to the application, you expressly consent to the anonymous use of data processed for the purpose of providing services and for research and testing of our services. Therefore, your datas may be reviewed by our employees or by third-party consultants who work for us and are bound by strict confidentiality.
To comply with these, we need information such as your location and date of birth.
Hobbycorn has third-party service providers that help us provide or improve our service, this includes service providers, payment providers and financial institutions, partners or research institutions.
For certain reasons, Hobbycorn may share your personal data with carefully selected third parties. You can find an up-to-date list of third party categories here:
It is vital to get feedback from users about our service. We use Satismeter © to ask users to give a Net Promotor Score (NPS) © and leave their explanations. Therefore, we share our users’ email addresses.
We use Branch.io © to deeply connect our applications in our branch. In this way, we can provide a seamless user experience.
Crashlytics © is used to record crash data and provide it back to our development team so that we can continue to constantly improve our service.
Our Android © application uses Firebase © to send you push messages.
We need to share this email address and name. Also, we can use Intercom © to provide in-app chat facilities so that you can better use the service.
We use Leanplum © as a marketing automation and customer support tool.
We use Microsoft ©’s HockeyApp © app on our Android © app to provide technical monitoring.
Segment © is a business intelligence tool for data analysis that we use to automate messaging to our users.
Sendgrid © deals with sending service mails that we need to send as part of the Hobbycorn Service. Therefore, we share our users’ email addresses.
Sometimes we use Survicate © to send surveys to some of our users to get feedback on our services. Therefore, we share our users’ email addresses.
Twilio © sends SMS text messages that we need to send as part of the Hobbycorn Service. We use our main customer support tool Zendesk © to handle emails.
We only use Google ©️ Login as social integration and for signing up to the App. Therefore we do not store any of your personal data from Google services. We only use your name, surname and your email address inorder to create an account.
When necessary, we may need to share your personal and financial data for the purpose of fraud prevention and detection.
When necessary for security, regulatory and / or compliance purposes, we may audit consulting and your interactions with our other services. Strict privacy and data security provisions will always apply to such control and access.
We may use non-personal data (data where no individual can be identified) to improve our products and services.
You can choose to link your existing accounts with other providers (such as a social media provider) with us. This can make it easier, for example, to create an account with us. If you choose to do so, we will receive limited information from that provider, such as your email address, name and other details regarding registration.
In our app, we combine and share social media such as buttons (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram) that allow you to share your infection score directly with your network. Social media plug-ins can process your personal data when you choose to share or like any content in our application with your network. Hobbycorn does not control and is not responsible for the processing of personal data by these networks.
All data that you provide to us and that we collect from you is secured in a reliable cloud server in the USA or similar reliable cloud server that is held to high standards by trusted third-party service providers. As a result, your personal data may be transferred and stored to a destination outside of your country.
By submitting your data, you agree to transfer the data to the servers.
Personal data may be used by staff or by other employees working outside of your country and working for us.
It may also be processed by third party service providers. We take the necessary steps to ensure that any third-party service provider has access to your data securely and in accordance with applicable laws.
Your use of Hobbycorn is anonymous. Your personally identifiable information (such as your name, age, e-mail address) cannot be viewed by others.
We may share with our business partners aggregated data that do not personally identify you but show general trends such as the number of users we serve.
As Hobbycorn, our Products and Services are hosted on Amazon Web Services © servers. AWS complies with ISO 27018, a code of practice that focuses on protecting personal data in the cloud. It is based on the ISO information security standard 27002 and provides implementation guidelines on ISO 27002 controls that apply to personally identifiable information (PII) processed by public cloud service providers. To learn more or view the AWS ISO 27018 Certification, view the AWS ISO 27018 Compliance web page.
To comply with a law/code regulation, legal process or government request, and to assert or defend against legal claims or to prevent illegal activity, fraud, abuse, violation of our terms or threats to the security of our services or the physical safety of any person we may store or disclose it for detection or investigation.
Except as explained above, we will not share your personal information with any party without your consent.
Hobbycorn’s infrastructure is protected using firewalls and monitoring features. Suitable to prevent unauthorized access and / or misuse of your personal data
We work with authorized persons with procedures. Hobbycorn uses appropriate procedures and systems to protect your personal data. In addition, we use technical and physical restrictions to access and use personal data on our servers. Only authorized personnel can access your personal data for tracking purposes.
Hobbycorn uses advanced encryption and storage systems. We use various procedures and systems to protect your personal information from unauthorized use. Hobbycorn also employs procedures that restrict employees from accessing user information (through confidentiality agreements that bind and restrict employees with Hobbycorn). Your personal information is stored securely. Unrestricted access to the application is provided only with your e-mail address and password. The user is responsible for all uses made with your own username and password; Therefore, users should keep their information such as e-mail address and password confidential. Hobbycorn reserves the right to freeze or suspend your user account for any reason or not.
Hobbycorn has implemented various measures and procedures as specified in the data protection law of Turkey to protect your personal data.
If you terminate the services and delete your account, we will retain your personal data for a period of 12 months, then delete your data. Before finalizing, we will anonymously store your uploaded images for medical, clinical and commercial research and for testing services. We will ask for your consent to process your data anonymously for research purposes. (Electronic) documents containing personal data in accordance with the law; If we believe the documents may be related to ongoing or prospective legal proceedings, we will retain them for the establishment, exercise or defense of our legal rights (including providing information to others for fraud prevention and credit risk reduction). In addition, the personal data determined by us in accordance with the relevant laws are kept within the maximum periods specified below. After the deadline, your personal data will be deleted, destroyed or anonymized by us or upon your request.
We do not store your personal health data on your mobile device. We store all your personal health data on secure servers.
When you choose a password that allows you to access parts of our application, you are responsible for keeping this password secret. We request that you do not share the password with anyone.
We do not store any bank / payment information. Payments are handled by a third-party payment provider that is fully compliant with Level 1 Payment Card Industry (PCI) data security standards. Any payment transaction is encrypted using SSL technology. For purchases made within the application, the General Terms and Conditions of Apple App Store © and Google Play Store © will apply depending on the type of mobile device and usage of Apple App Store © or Google Play Store ©.
As a community, we use Amazon Web Services © to present you with our Products and Services at the highest level. You can find detailed information about the service and other policies from this link. The service ensures the security of your data with high-level security protocols over cloud technology.
Under GDPR you have various rights in relation to your personal data (as listed below).
All of these rights can be exercised by sending us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Verification: in order to verify your request, we will take reasonable steps such as asking you to send us a confirmation from the email address associated with your account, so that we can verify that you are the owner of this email account. If there is no email address associated with your account, we may ask you for proof of ID.
Asking us to stop processing your personal data or deleting your personal data will likely mean that you are no longer able to use our Services, or at least those aspects of the Services which require the processing of the types of personal data you have asked us to delete, which may result in you no longer being able to use the Services.
You can make a request to review, correct, delete, obtain your data at any time. As is stated above, you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time by accessing the privacy settings whenever you ask for your consent to process your personal data.
At your request, we will provide access to your personal information held by us. We will provide you with the data in a structured, understandable and machine readable form. We ask you to provide us with appropriate evidence of your identity (for this purpose we will accept a photocopy of your passport, a photocopy of your ID or driver’s license, an original copy of a bill of the bill showing your current address). We will ask you to make your personal identification number and picture invisible to us. In your request for access, we also ask you to define as clearly as possible the types of information you want to be able to access. We will comply with your request to gain access to your personal information within 30 days, and if you agree, we may request your reasonable requests to access that information. You can always object to the processing of personal data about you, even if they are relevant to the purpose of the application.
Our applications are only available on the Google Play Store © and Apple App Store © application markets. Hobbycorn , as the controller, is not responsible for any disputes that may arise during the installation of these applications on their devices other than official application links and / or access through unofficial websites.
At any time, we may instruct us not to process your personal information for marketing purposes and give us the opportunity to opt out of using your personal information for marketing purposes. If you have any concerns about your rights, contact the Hobbycorn team.
The main operation of the Products and Services is under Yesil Science.
By using the Data Privacy Related Application Form on our website, you can request all kinds of information about your personal data processed for the reasons mentioned above. The application procedure is explained on the page of the relevant form.
You can send us all your requests and complaints at email@example.com email address.