Last update: November 10, 2021.
Thank you for using Spotiz! Your trust is important to us, and we are committed to protecting the privacy and security of your personal data. The information provided to us helps us provide you with an excellent experience with Spotiz.
A cookie is a small data file that is transferred to your device (e.g., your phone or computer). For example, one cookie may allow us to recognize your browser, while another may store your preferences.
Four types of cookies are used on the Site:
These cookies are grouped into two categories of cookies used on the Site: (1) « session cookies » and (2) « persistent cookies ». Session cookies will normally expire when you close your browser, while persistent cookies will remain on your device once you close your browser and can be used again the next time you visit the Site.
I – Why does Spotiz use these technologies?
We use these technologies for different reasons, for example to:
II – Cookies
When you visit our websites, we place cookies on your computer. Cookies are small text files that websites send to your computer or other Internet-connected device to uniquely identify your browser or to store information or settings in your browser. Cookies allow us to recognize you when you return to our site. They also help us provide a personalized experience and may enable us to detect certain types of fraud.
III – Flash Cookies
We may use Flash cookies, or « Locally Stored Objects », and similar technologies to personalize and enhance your online experience. A Flash cookie is a small data file placed on a computer using Adobe Flash technology. Adobe Flash Player is an application that allows you to quickly develop dynamic content, such as video clips and animations.
We use Flash cookies to personalize and enhance your online experience and generate content for Flash players. We may also use Flash cookies for security purposes, to collect certain site data and to help us remember your settings and preferences. Flash cookies are managed through a different interface than that provided by your web browser. To manage Flash cookies, please visit the Adobe website.
If you disable Flash cookies or other similar technologies, please note that certain content and product features may not be accessible, such as whether your device remembers an Ad you viewed during a previous visit.
III – Spy Pixels and web beacons
Web beacons and web beacons are tiny graphic images and small blocks of code placed on web pages, in advertisements or in our e-mails, which allow us to know if you have performed a specific action. When you view these pages or open an e-mail, web beacons and web beacons tell us that you have viewed the web page or opened the e-mail. These tools help us measure the response to our communications and improve our web pages and promotions.
IV – Server logs and other technologies
We collect a multitude of different types of information through server logs and other technologies. For example, we collect information about the device you use to access our website, the type of operating system you use, the type of browser you use, your domain, and other system settings, as well as the language your system uses and the country and time zone in which your device is located. Our server logs also record the IP address of the device you use to connect to the Internet. An IP address is a unique identifier that devices need to identify and communicate with each other over the Internet. We may also collect information about the web site you visited before coming to our site, as well as the site you accessed after leaving our site. These tools help us improve the user experience and ensure the delivery of our services.
V – Device information
We may use information about a device to identify users. For example, we may use your IP address, browser information or other data provided by your browser or device to identify the device used to access our platform. We may also use these device-related techniques to associate you with various devices that you may use to access our content, including for fraud protection and better targeting of advertising.
VI – Third parties
We may also authorize certain business partners to install these technologies on the SIte. These partners use these technologies to (1) help us analyze how you use the Spotiz Platform, such as by tracking the third party services through which you arrived at the Site, (2) market and promote Spotiz services on the Site and third party websites, (3) help us detect and prevent fraud or conduct risk assessments, or (4) collect information about your activities on the Site, other sites and/or the advertisements you clicked on. For example, to help us better understand how the Site is used, we work with various analytics partners, including Google Analytics. To prevent Google Analytics from using your information for analysis purposes, you can install the Google Analytics Disable Browser by clicking on https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout .
Third parties may also use tracking technologies to present you with ads that they believe are most likely to interest you and to evaluate the effectiveness of their ads both on the Spotiz Platform and on other websites and online services. The targeting and advertising cookies we use may include Google, as well as other advertising networks and services that we use from time to time. To learn more about targeting and advertising cookies and how you can disable them, please visit the Network Advertising Initiative’s opt-out page https://optout.networkadvertising.org/?c=1, the Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out page https://optout.aboutads.info/?c=2&lang=EN, or https://youronlinechoices.eu ;To disable Google Analytics for ad display purposes or to customize the display of Google ads, please visit the Google Ads Settings page https://adssettings.google.com/authenticated. To the extent that advertising technologies are integrated into the Site, even if you disable personalized advertising, you will still be able to receive advertising content. In this case, the advertising content will not be personalized according to your interests. On the other hand, we have no control over these deactivation links and are not responsible for the availability or accuracy of these mechanisms.
VII – Third Party Social Plugins
The Site may use social plug-ins provided and operated by third party companies, such as Facebook’s « Like » button. As a result, you may send the third party the information you view in a certain section of our Platform. If you are not connected to your account with the third party, the third party will not be able to know your identity. If you are logged into your account with the third party, then the third party may link information or actions relating to your interactions with the Spotiz Platform to your account with the third party. Please review the third party’s privacy policies to learn more about its data practices.
VIII – Your choices
Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can change your browser settings to refuse them by going to the Help section of your browser toolbar.
Flash cookies » work differently than browser cookies and the cookie management tools available on a web browser will not delete these « flash cookies ». To learn more about how to manage flash cookies, you can visit the Adobe Web Site and make changes to the Global Privacy Settings Panel.
You may be able to control cookies through the « Settings » function on your mobile device. Please refer to your device manufacturer’s instructions for more information.
If you choose to decline cookies, certain sections of the Airbnb Platform may not function as intended or at all.