Privacy Policy & Terms of Use

This document was last changed at September, 2013.

GPS Tuner Kft. (Hungary, 1012 Budapest, Vermezo ut 4.) and its subsidiaries and affiliates (collectively "GPST", "us", or "we") appreciate the interest you ("You" or "Your") have shown in our products and services by visiting our websites, www.gpstuner.com , www.gpsshare.com ("Websites"). This Terms of Use and Privacy Policy outlines our guidelines for the information GPST collects when You interact with GPST, such as when You visit or register at our Websites, when You use the products and services offered by GPST, when You subscribe to our newsletter or when You contact our Customer Support, and also it describes the terms of use of our Websites.

"Personal Information" is information about You that is personally identifiable to You like Your name, address, e-mail address, or phone number.

"Anonymous Information" means information that is not associated with or linked to Your Personal Information. Anonymous Information does not permit identification of You. Anonymous Information, such as basic usage statistics regarding Your use of the products and services offered by GPST, does not by itself identify You to GPST, though such information may be unique or consist of or contain information that You consider personal.
In accessing the Websites You accept all the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy. You also agree that GPST may amend and/or revise this Privacy Policy at its discretion, and You agree to be bound by these revisions and amendments. Your Personal Information may be processed in the country where it was collected as well as in other countries (including the United States) where laws regarding processing of Personal Information may be less stringent than the laws in Your country.
If You do not agree with the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy we request that You immediately cease using and accessing the Websites as well as the products and services for which You need to provide Personal Information.

Collection of Information by GPST

We collect Personal Information that You submit to us voluntarily through our Websites and Your use of our products and services. We may collect Anonymous Information passively or actively. The types of Personal Information and Anonymous Information we collect are:

  • When you register at our Website we collect your e-mail address, your name and address.
  • If You request customer support services for our products and/or services, we may collect your e-mail address, your name and address.
  • If You send us an email to apply for a position with GPST, we will collect Your email address and the full content of Your email, included attached files, such as resumes, and other information necessary to process Your application.

You represent, warrant and covenant that any Personal Information that You supply to GPST is true, complete and accurate in all respects. You agree to notify GPST immediately of any changes to Your Personal Information via our Websites.

How does GPST processes Personal Information and Anonymous Information?

  • Personal Information will be collected, processed, and used by GPST for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy.
  • Your Personal Information is used by GPST to perform its obligations resulting from the delivery of the GPST products and/or services to You, under the End-User License Agreement, Limited Warranty, if any, or any other terms that may apply. GPST uses Your Personal Information to respond to Your questions and to fulfil Your requests or to manage interactive customer programmes. GPST is entitled to contract third parties for its fulfilment of its obligations hereunder, however, GPST will not provide Your Personal Information to a third party without Your permission, except as necessary to process Your order, fulfil Your requests or manage the interactive customer programmes or if compelled by law. These third parties may help GPST to i.e. process information, fulfil customer orders, deliver products to You, manage and enhance customer data, provide customer service, assess Your interest in our products and services or to conduct customer research or satisfaction surveys. These third parties are obligated to protect Your Personal Information in accordance with this Privacy Policy. GPST is and will remain responsible for the use of Your Personal Information.
  • GPST uses Personal Information to contact You via mail or via email to inform You of our (new) products and/or services, promotions we may offer, to submit a customer survey and any other marketing activity. GPST is entitled to contract third parties to perform its direct marketing activities. GPST may use Your Personal Information to conduct market research, to improve our products and/or services, to provide more responsive customer service and to improve our Websites, products and services.
  • GPST may provide, distribute or disclose Your Personal Information to third parties where GPST reasonably believes that it is required to do so to conform to legal requirements or litigation, to protect and defend the rights or property of GPST or other third parties, to enforce this Privacy Policy or act to protect the interests of its users. GPST is also entitled to disclose Your Personal Information for the purposes of national security or other issues of public importance.
  • GPST is entitled to exchange any Personal Information between the GPST companies including those based in countries within and outside the EU, for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy.
  • GPST may create Anonymous Information records from Personal Information by excluding information (such as Your name) that makes the information personally identifiable to You. We may use this Anonymous Information to analyse usage patterns, to improve all our services, to develop new services and reserve the right to use and disclose Anonymous Information to third parties in its discretion.
  • We may also use Personal Information to resolve disputes, collect fees, and troubleshoot problems or to prevent potentially prohibited or illegal activities, and enforce our terms and conditions.
  • If our company or our assets are acquired by another company, that company will possess the Personal Information collected by us and it will assume the rights and obligations for Your Personal Information as described in this Privacy Policy.

Our disclosure of Your information

We may disclose Personal Information to respond to legal requirements, to enforce our policies, to respond to claims that a listing or other content violates the rights of others, or to protect anyone's rights, property, or safety. Such Personal Information will be disclosed in accordance with applicable laws and regulations.
We may also share Your Personal Information with:

  • Law enforcement or other governmental officials, in response to a verified request relating to a criminal investigation or alleged illegal activity. In such events, we will disclose information relevant to the investigation, such as name, city, state, zip code, telephone number, email address, user account history and IP address.

Your Choices regarding Your Personal Information

We offer You choices regarding the collection, use and sharing of Your Personal Information. When You receive newsletters or promotional communications from us, You may indicate a preference to stop receiving further communications from us and You have the opportunity to "opt-out" by following the unsubscribe instructions provided in the e-mail You receive or by contacting us directly at our Websites. However, regardless of Your indicated e-mail preferences, we may send You service e-mails regarding our products and services or notices of any updates to the terms and conditions or Privacy Policy.

Accessing, reviewing and changing Your Personal Information

You can see, review, delete and change much of Your Personal Information by contacting us with the relevant request via our contact channels. We do retain Personal Information from closed accounts to comply with law, prevent fraud, collect any fees owed, resolve disputes, troubleshoot problems, assist with any investigations, enforce our terms and conditions, and take other actions permitted by law.

Site availability

We do not guarantee 24/7 proper operation of any Websites, but we do our best to maintain the highest possible availability of the Websites.

Approval of Submitted Customer Data

It is GPST's sole discretion to use any submitted customer data. GPST retains the right to delete any of the data received by You via any means, also GPST undertakes no obligation to retain or store any data submitted by You.

Privacy Policy and Terms of Use Updates

This Privacy Policy and Terms of Use is subject to occasional revision, and if we make any substantial changes in the way we use Your Personal Information, we will post a notice on this page. If You object to any such changes, You must cease using our Websites and our products and services where Personal Information is collected. Continued use of our Websites and our products and services following notice of any such changes will indicate Your acknowledgement of the changes and agreement to be bound by the new terms and conditions.


Links: www.gpstuner.com, www.gpsshare.com