Below we explain the Privacy Act Policy of www.myLike-app.com and “myLike“ app, (hereinafter “myLike“). Protecting your privacy is of utmost importance to us. Therefore we will explain to you which data we store and how the data is processed. We use current and technical methods to guarantee data security to protect your data, and we also advise our employees and service providers accordingly. However, we would like to point out that our services also contain third party offers (such as links) and unfortunately we cannot control whether these parties are in compliance with the Privacy Act Policy. Please obtain the necessary information with respect to these parties’ Privacy Act Declarations.
Service provider and responsible business is myLike UG (limited liability),
Bruderstraße 8, 80538 Munich, Germany, HRB (Trade Register) 214654 Registry Court Munich,
VAT-ID: DE 297081416, represented by: Managing Director Uwe Hering,
Personal data may include information that can be attributed to a specific party, such as name, address, telephone number, e-mail address and possibly an IP address.
It is possible to use our services without disclosing personal data, provided special offers, or offers subject to charges are not used. Anonymous data that can no longer be associated with a specific person, such as statistics about user behavior is not considered personal data.
Using the website for strictly informational purposes, more specifically, if you do not login, register or provide other information to us for the use of the website, the web provider automatically stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser transmits to us automatically. This information includes browser type, browser version, operating system used, referrer URL (previous page visited), and host name of the accessing PC and time of server inquiry. We reserve the right to review this data at a later date in the event we become aware of specific suspicions of illegal use.
In addition, personal data is collected by registering on the website and in the myLike app in order grant extended use, especially enabling you to submit evaluations. Beyond this scope you may volunteer additional data, which is defined accordingly.
During the registration process, you must enter your name, address, date of birth, e-mail address and a password, as well as selecting a username at your discretion. You can manage and update your data in the secure user mask under “settings”
Based on the contractual services, your data may be disclosed to other users when using the myLike-website and app. Non-registered users do not have access to your personal data.
You may enter personal settings on myLike with respect to viewing your data during use. These may be restricted to you specifically or expanded to “friends”, “groups”, or “public”. Your also have an option to grant view to 2nd grade friends. However, your username and your profile picture are visible to anyone, regardless whether or not you released it.
The default setting is generally permission for the “public”
Our offer also includes location-relevant services, in which we offer you special selections tailored to your specific location. You may turn off this option in the settings of your operation system or the app. If you contact myLike via email and/or contact/registration forms we collect data. We will store your e-mail address, your name and possibly your telephone number in order to respond to your inquiries. We collect, process and use the data to continuously adapt our services to the users’ requirements and to achieve constant improvement. Data collection is limited to a minimum, and implemented specifically to continuously improve contractual services and provide you with interesting information. We will only forward your personal data to third parties with your explicit consent.
Personal data disclosed to myLike is only stored for the time-period of the purpose for which it was disclosed. If you no longer agree to storage of your data, you may contact us at any time. Detailed information is available under the segments information, editing, cancellation, blocking and deleting.
To use the myLike app you have to download a mobile app to your mobile end-device. During the downloading process the necessary information, more specifically, your username, e-mail address and your account’s customer number the download time, payment information and individual device ID is transferred to the app store. We cannot control this type off data collection or accept responsibility. We process this data to the extent necessary for downloading the app to your end-device. Beyond this process, the data will not be stored
We will collect the following additional personal data to enable using the app functions:
your IMEI, IMSI, MSISDN, MAC-address for WLAN use and the name of your mobile end-device.
We will possibly use the so-called “Advertising Identifier“(IDFA) for advertising purposes. This I a unique, but not personalized or permanently stored ID-umber for a specific end-device, which is provided by iOS. The data collected with these numbers are not linked to other information relevant for the device. We use this IDFA to provide personalized advertisements and analyze your usage.
If you would like to receive our newsletter, we will need you to submit an e-mail address and information enabling us to review if you are the owner of this e-mail address and if you agree to receive the newsletter. We will not collect any additional data. We will use the data collected exclusively for mailing this particular information and will not forward the data to third parties. You may revoke your consent at any time.
myLike uses the functions of the web-analysis service Google Analytics provided by Google
Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics
Uses so-called "cookies". Cookies are text files stored on your computer to enable a usage analysis of the website. The information created by the cookies regarding the use of myLike is transferred to, and stored on a Google server in the USA.
If the IP-anonymization is activated on the myLike website and app. Google will abbreviate your IP-address within the European Union Membership States or other contract states for the European economic area. The complete IP-address is forwarded to a Google server in exceptional cases only. Google will use this information on behalf of myLike to analyze your use of our website and app, to create reports regarding the website and app activities and to provide additional services corresponding to the website, app and internet use.
The IP-address transferred within the framework of Google Analytics is not combined with other Google data.
myLike-website and app to the full extent.
In addition, you may prevent the collection of your personal data created by the cookie (including your IP-address) by Google, as well as data processing by Google, by downloading and installing the Browser-Plugin available under the following link:
IP-addresses will only be processed in an abbreviated version, which eliminates direct personal connection. myLike uses Google Analytics with the extension “_anonymizeIp()“.
Plugins of the social network Facebook, provider Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA, are integrated in the website. They can be recognized by the Facebook-Logo or "Like-Button" on the myLike page. An overview of Facebook-Plugins is available here:
When you visit our website the plugin creates a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server. Facebook will receive the information that you visited our webpage with your IP-address. If you click on the "Like-Button" while logged in to you Facebook account, you can link the contents of our pages on your Facebook profile. This way Facebook can assign your visit to our website to your user account. We advise you that as the website provider, we do not receive any information regarding the transferred data contents or how it is used by Facebook. Additional information is available in the Facebook Privacy Act declaration at:
If you do not want Facebook to assign your visit to our website to your Facebook user account, please log out from your Facebook user account prior to your visit. You may also completely prevent loading Facebook plugins with add-ons for the browser, e.g. “Facebook Blocker“
The myLike website and app occasionally uses so-called cookies. Cookies do not damage your PC and do not contain viruses. Cookies make our offer more user-friendly, more effective and more secure. Cookies are small text files filed on your PC and stored by your browser. Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session-cookies”. “Session-cookies” are small files we store in the memory of the user’s PC. A randomly created unique identification number (so-called session-ID) is stored. Session cookies are automatically deleted after your visit is concluded. (please insert which cookies are used at myLike). Other permanent cookies remain stored on your end-device’s hard drive until the user deletes the cookie. These cookies enable us to recognize your browser on your next visit.
You can setup your browser to notify you when a cookie is installed and only allow the installation of a cookie in exceptional cases, or reject acceptance of cookies in certain cases, or in general, as well as activate the automatic delete function for the cookie when closing the browser. If cookies are deactivated, the website’s functionality may be limited.
You may request information regarding your person or data stored under a username assigned to you at any time. In addition, you are entitled to have incorrect data updated, to request blocking or deleting your personal data, provided it does not negatively affect important interests of the company or violates statutory regulations.
Please address questions, information and cancellation inquiries to myLike UG
(limited liability), Bruderstraße 8, 80538 Munich or [email protected].
In the event of a conflict between any translated language version of the Terms and the original German language, the German language version of the Terms shall govern and control. myLike may chose to communicate disputes, claims and causes of action (and related proceedings) in German only.
We reserve the right to amend the Privacy Act declaration occasionally under consideration of the legal provisions or due changes in jurisprudence.
"Direkte Anfragen aus dem Freundeskreis oder eigene Fragen an die eigenen Freunde können mit myLike effektiv und schnell beantwortet werden."
"1.6 Millionen Antworten auf eine Frage helfen einem nicht weiter. Daher suchen wir nicht in der Anonymität der "Crowd", sondern in unserem direkten Umfeld nach Antworten."
"MyLike macht Schluss mit Bewertungen und Empfehlungen, denen du nicht vertrauen kannst. Hier schlagen dir deine Freunde oder ausgewählte User ihre Tipps vor."