Bluenumber automatically collects your information when you use our Sites or products and services. For example, if you access our Sites through a computer, we will automatically collect information such as your browser type and version, computer and connection information, IP address and standard web log information.
When you download and use one of our mobile applications or devices, we may collect and store the information and content that you store in Bluenumber solutions, including transactions you perform, actions you take in the applications, pictures that you uploaded, etc.
If you access our Sites through a mobile device, we may also be able to identify the location of your mobile device. You may choose not to share your location details with us by adjusting your mobile device’s location services settings. If you choose not to share your location details some or all of the features and functions of our Sites or products and services may be affected. For instructions on changing the relevant settings, please contact your service provider or device manufacturer. This information that we automatically collect from you is used to enhance the performance of our Sites.
Bluenumber also uses your location information (if shared with Bluenumber) to identify the geographic locations from which our content is accessed so that we can better understand what content topics may be most relevant in that region.
Bluenumber also automatically collects your information using “cookies” and other similar tracking technology such as Google Analytics. Cookies are small amounts of data that are stored within your computer’s Internet browser and that are accessed and recorded by the websites that you visit so that they can recognise the same browser navigating online later. The cookies are not able to execute code or access other information stored on the computer.
Google Analytics will help us create a better user experience for people visiting our Sites. These tools allow us to look at aggregated data such as clicks, user behaviour and allow us to run tests to determine which pages result in the best actions. However, your personal identifiable information is not used by any of these tools.
Information that may be collected by cookies or tracking technology when you use our Sites may include, without limitation:
- the pages you visit within our Sites;
- the date and time of your visit to our Sites;
- the amount of time you spend using our Sites;
- other general demographic trends; the Internet Protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet; and/or
- your computer and connection information (browser type and version, operating system and platform).
The collected information is to enhance our Sites’ performance and end user experience. You can set your browser to reject cookies or to notify you when you are sent a cookie. If you reject cookies our Sites’ performance and you end user experience may be affected. To learn more about your ability to manage cookies and web beacons, please consult the privacy features in your browser.
In addition, to find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set on your device and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.