Data Policy

    • Data Policy
    • What kinds of information do we collect? Depending on which Services you use, we collect differ ent kinds of information from or about you. Things you do and information you provide. We collect the content and other information you pr ovide when you use our Services, including when you sign up for an account , create or share, and message or communicate with others. This can include inform ation in or about the content you provide, such as the location of a photo or the date a file was created. We also collect information about how you use our Services, such as the types of content you view or engage with or the frequency and duration of your activities. Things others do and information they provide. We also collect content and information that other people provide when they use our Services, including information about you, such as w hen they share a photo of you, send a message to you, or upload, sync or import your contact information. Your networks and connections. We collect information about the people and groups yo u are connected to and how you interact with them, such as the people you comm unicate with the most or the groups you like to share with. We also collect cont act information you provide if you upload, sync or import this information (such as an address book) from a device. Information about payments. If you use our Services for purchases or financial transactions (like when you buy something on N3xt g3nov8ion, make a purchase in a g ame, or make a donation), we collect information about the purchase or transactio n. This includes your payment information, such as your credit or debit card number and other card information, and other account and authentication information, a s well as billing, shipping and contact details. Device information. We collect information from or about the computers, phones, or other devices where you install or access our Services, depending on the permissions you’ve granted. We may associate the information we collect from your different devices, which helps us provide consistent Services across your devices. He re are some examples of the device information we collect:  A ttributes such as the operating system, hardware vers ion, device settings, file and software names and types, battery and signa l strength, and device identifiers.  Device locations, including specific geographic loc ations, such as through GPS, Bluetooth, or WiFi signals.  Connection information such as the name of your mob ile operator or ISP, browser type, language and time zone, mobile phone number and IP address. Information from websites and apps that use our Ser vices. We collect information when you visit or use third- party websites and apps that use our Services (like when they offer our Like button or N3xt g3nov8ion Log In or use our measurement and advertising services). This inc ludes information about the websites and apps you visit, your use of our Servic es on those websites and apps, as well as information the developer or publisher of th e app or website provides to you or us. Information from third-party partners. We receive information about you and your activitie s on and off N3xt g3nov8ion from third-party partners, such as information from a partner when we jointly offer services or from an advertiser about your experienc es or interactions with them. N3xt g3nov8ion companies. We receive information about you from companies tha t are owned or operated by N3xt g3nov8ion, in accordance with their terms and policies. Learn more about these companies and their privacy policies. How do we use this information? We are passionate about creating engaging and customi zed experiences for people. We use all of the information we have to help us pr ovide and support our Services. Here’s how: Provide, improve and develop Services. We are able to deliver our Services, personalize co ntent, and make suggestions for you by using this information to understand how you use and interact with our Services and the people or things you’re connected t o and interested in on and off our Services. We also use information we have to provide shortcut s and suggestions to you. For example, we are able to suggest that your friend ta g you in a picture by comparing your friend's pictures to information we've put tog ether from your profile pictures and the other photos in which you've been tagged. I f this feature is enabled for you, you can control whether we suggest that another use r tag you in a photo using the “Timeline and Tagging” settings. When we have location information, we use it to tai lor our Services for you and others, like helping you to check-in and find local events or offers in your area or tell your friends that you are nearby. We conduct surveys and research , test features in development, and analyze the information we have to evaluate and improve products and services, develop new products or features, and conduct audits and troubl eshooting activities. C ommunicate with you. We use your information to send you marketing commu nications, communicate with you about our Services and let you know about our pol icies and terms. We also use your information to respond to you when you contact us. Show and measure ads and services. We use the information we have to improve our advertising and measurement systems so we can show you relevant ads on and off our Services and measure the effectiveness and reach of ads and services. Learn more about advertising on our Services and how you can control how information about you is used to personalize the ads you see. Promote safety and security. We use the information we have to help verify accou nts and activity, and to promote safety and security on and off of our Services, suc h as by investigating suspicious activity or violations of our terms or policies. We work hard to protect your account using teams of engineers, automated systems, and adva nced technology such as encryption and machine learning. We also offer easy -to-use security tools that add an extra layer of security to your account. For mor e information about promoting safety on N3xt g3nov8ion, visit the N3xt g3nov8ion Security Help Center . We use cookies and similar technologies to provide a nd support our Services and each of the uses outlined and described in this sect ion of our policy. Read our Cookie Policy to learn more. How is this information shared? Sharing On Our Services People use our Services to connect and share with ot hers. We make this possible by sharing your information in the following ways: People you share and communicate with. When you share and communicate using our Services, y ou choose the audience who can see what you share. For example, when you post o n N3xt g3nov8ion, you select the audience for the post, such as a customized grou p of individuals, all of your Friends, or members of a Group. Likewise, when you u se Messenger, you also choose the people you send photos to or message. Public information is any information you share with a public audience, as well as information in your Public Profile , or content you share on a N3xt g3nov8ion Page or another public forum. Public information is availab le to anyone on or off our Services and can be seen or accessed through online search e ngines, A PIs, and offline media, such as on TV. In some cases, people you share and communicate with may download or re-share this content with others on and off our Services. Wh en you comment on another person’s post or like their content on N3xt g3nov8i on, that person decides the audience who can see your comment or like. If their audience is public, your comment will also be public. People that see content others share about you. Other people may use our Services to share content about you with the audience they choose. For example, people may share a photo o f you, mention or tag you at a location in a post, or share information about you that you shared with them. If you have concerns with someone’s post, social repor ting is a way for people to quickly and easily ask for help from someone they t rust. Learn More . A pps, websites and third-party integrations on or usin g our Services. When you use third-party apps, websites or other se rvices that use, or are integrated with, our Services, they may receive inf ormation about what you post or share. For example, when you play a game with your N 3xt g3nov8ion friends or use the N3xt g3nov8ion Comment or Share button on a web site, the game developer or website may get information about your activities i n the game or receive a comment or link that you share from their website on N3xt g 3nov8ion. In addition, when you download or use such third-party services, they can access your Public Profile , which includes your username or user ID , your age range and country/language, your list of friends, as well as any information that you sha re with them. Information collected by these apps, websites or integrated serv ices is subject to their own terms and policies. Learn more about how you can control the information about yo u that you or others share with these apps and websites. Sharing within N3xt g3nov8ion companies. We share information we have about you within the f amily of companies that are part of N3xt g3nov8ion. Learn more about our companies. New owner. If the ownership or control of all or part of our S ervices or their assets changes, we may transfer your information to the new owner. Sharing With Third-Party Partners and C ustomers We work with third party companies who help us prov ide and improve our Services or who use advertising or related products, which m akes it possible to operate our companies and provide free services to people around t he world. Here are the types of third parties we can share in formation with about you: A dvertising, Measurement and A nalytics Services (Non-Personally Identifiable Information Only). We want our advertising to be as relevant and intere sting as the other information you find on our Services. With this in mind, we use all of the information we have about you to show you relevant ads. We do not share information that personally identifies you (personally identifiable information is information like name or email address that can by itself be used to contact you o r identifies who you are) with advertising, measurement or analytics partners unles s you give us permission. We may provide these partners with information about t he reach and effectiveness of their advertising without providing information that personally identifies you, or if we have aggregated the information so that it does not personally identify you. For example, we may tell an advertiser how its ads perf ormed, or how many people viewed their ads or installed an app after seeing an ad, or provide non-personally identifying demographic information (such as 25 year old female, in Madrid, who likes software engineering) to these partners to he lp them understand their audience or customers, but only after the advertiser has agr eed to abide by our advertiser guidelines . Please review your advertising preferences to understand why you’re seeing a particular ad on N3xt g3nov8ion. You can adjust you r ad preferences if you want to control and manage your ad experience on N3xt g3nov8 ion. V endors, service providers and other partners. We transfer information to vendors, service provide rs, and other partners who globally support our business, such as providing tec hnical infrastructure services, analyzing how our Services are used, measuring the effectiveness of ads and services, providing customer service, facilitating pa yments, or conducting academic research and surveys. These partners must adhere to st rict confidentiality obligations in a way that is consistent with this Data Policy a nd the agreements we enter into with them. How can I manage or delete information about me? You can manage the content and information you shar e when you use N3xt g3nov8ion through the A ctivity Log tool . You can also download information associated with your N3xt g3nov8ion account through our Download Your Information tool . We store data for as long as it is necessary to pro vide products and services to you and others, including those described above. Inform ation associated with your account will be kept until your account is deleted, u nless we no longer need the data to provide products and services. You can delete your account any time. When you delet e your account, we delete things you have posted, such as your photos and sta tus updates. If you do not want to delete your account, but want to temporarily sto p using N3xt g3nov8ion, you may deactivate your account instead. To learn more abou t deactivating or deleting your account, click here . Keep in mind that information that others have sha red about you is not part of your account and will not be deleted when you delete your account How do we respond to legal requests or prevent harm? We may access, preserve and share your information in response to a legal request (like a search warrant, court order or subpoena) if we have a good faith belief that the law requires us to do so. This may include respon ding to legal requests from jurisdictions outside of the United States where we have a good faith belief that the response is required by law in that jurisdiction, a ffects users in that jurisdiction, and is consistent with internationally recognized stand ards. We may also access, preserve and share information when we have a good fa ith belief it is necessary to: detect, prevent and address fraud and other illegal activity; to protect ourselves, you and others, including as part of investigations; or t o prevent death or imminent bodily harm. For example, we may provide information to third-party partners about the reliability of your account to prevent fraud an d abuse on and off of our Services. Information we receive about you, including financi al transaction data related to purchases made with N3xt g3nov8ion, may be accessed, processed and retained for an extended period of time when it is the subject o f a legal request or obligation, governmental investigation, or investigations conce rning possible violations of our terms or policies, or otherwise to prevent harm. We also may retain information from accounts disabled for violations of our terms for at least a year to prevent repeat abuse or other violations of our terms. How our global services operate N3xt g3nov8ion, Inc. complies with the US-EU and US- Swiss Safe Harbor framework for the collection, use and retention of informatio n from the European Union and Switzerland, as set out by the Department of Commerc e. To view our certification, visit the Safe Harbor website . A s part of our participation in the Safe Harbor prog ram, we will resolve disputes you have with us in connection with our policies and pra ctices through TRUSTe. You can contact TRUSTe through their website . N3xt g3nov8ion may share information internally wit hin our family of companies or with third parties for purposes described in this pol icy. Information collected within the European Economic A rea (“EE A ”) may, for example, be transferred to countries outside of the EE A for the purposes as described in this policy. How will we notify you of changes to this policy? We’ll notify you before we make changes to this poli cy and give you the opportunity to review and comment on the revised policy before continuing to use our Services. How to contact N3xt g3nov8ion with questions To learn more about how privacy works on N3xt g3nov 8ion, please check out Privacy Basics . If you have questions about this policy, here’s h ow you can reach us: If you live anywhere else... The data controller responsible for your informatio n is N3xt g3nov8ion, which you can contact online or by mail at: N3xt g3nov8ion. 21 Blackwood Crescent Ongar Chase D15 H51P Date of Last Revision: July 15, 2015
The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but it is too low and we reach it !

— n3xt G3nov8ion