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In addition to these data protection provisions, the following guidelines apply:

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1. Preamble

a) The following data protection provisions apply to the customers (hereinafter "users") of Schneider Holding Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft mbH, based in Neunkirchen, Austria (FN 293314w) (hereinafter "operator of CANDIDATE"), which can be found at www.getcandidate.com (hereinafter " Website ") and offers a platform (hereinafter" CANDIDATE ") on the mobile app (hereinafter" App "). With every form of registration on the website and / or the app, these data protection provisions become part of the contracts between the user and CANDIDATE.

b) The operator of CANDIDATE will use details, information and data provided by the user exclusively in accordance with Austrian and European data protection law and these data protection provisions.

c) Every user registered on CANDIDATE (hereinafter "user") can use a question and answer game (hereinafter "game") and thus by using the services offered by the operator of CANDIDATE (hereinafter "online services") Get to know users.

d) The operator of CANDIDATE is aware that the protection and careful handling of the user's personal data are very important. Since data protection is very important to CANDIDATE and the operator of CANDIDATE, the operator of CANDIDATE strictly adheres to the statutory provisions applicable in Austria when using this data.

e) The users have the right and the duty to keep, edit, replace and / or change the information and data in accordance with these data protection provisions and the terms and conditions. The user can do this at any time under his personal profile (hereinafter "CANDIDATE account").

f) Questions about data protection regulations can be sent by the user at any time by email to [email protected]

2. Scope

a) The operator of CANDIDATE expressly points out that this data protection declaration applies to:

All websites,

· Mobile apps for devices with the operating systems iOS and Android as well as

· Social media pages

of the operator of CANDIDATE and thus for the online services.

b) As part of the use of the online services offered, the user may be shown links to third-party websites. The operator of CANDIDATE has no influence on the referenced content of the third party providers and cannot guarantee that their data protection regulations are in conformity with those of CANDIDATE. Furthermore, the operator of CANDIDATE points out that the operator of CANDIDATE has no control or information about the handling of data protection regulations and their compliance by third parties.

c) CANDIDATE users are therefore advised to read the data protection regulations of third-party providers before providing them with personal data. The operator of CANDIDATE expressly points out that personal data made available to third parties or collected by them do not fall under the data protection provisions of CANDIDATE.

d) The operator of CANDIDATE has neither access to nor influence on cookies and other functions that are used by third-party providers in connection with any advertising on the website and / or the app.

3. Collection and use of personal data

a) The user expressly agrees that personal data may be collected and used by the user for the use of CANDIDATE's online services. Personal data can also be used for analysis and improvement purposes for the benefit of the user.

b) The operator of CANDIDATE uses the following personal data for the purpose of operating CANDIDATE and for the user's participation in games:

· Place of residence

· Gender

· Interest in male and / or female contacts

· „About me": This is a free text field in which each user can describe himself individually.

· E-mail address

· Password

· Telephone number

· User / device ID, advertising IDs

· IP address

· Geolocation

Photo (if uploaded by the user)

· Data on the paid acquisition of points from an in-app billing system

· Data on the payment of a subscription

c) The operator of CANDIDATE uses the following personal data for the purpose of the user's participation in surveys, competitions, marketing campaigns, newsletter subscriptions, tests, support and services:

· E-mail address

· User / device ID, advertising IDs

In individual cases, additional data may also be required (this is explicitly communicated to the user by the operator of CANDIDATE.)

d) Connect functions from third-party providers such as Facebook Connect are optionally available for registering with CANDIDATE. When registering via Connect functions from third-party providers, the user agrees to the respective conditions of these third-party providers and also consents to certain data from the respective profiles of the user being transferred to the CANDIDATE database.

e) CANDIDATE shows advertisements from third parties as part of its online services. With these, emphasis is placed on target group-specific advertisements. For this purpose, the operator of CANDIDATE may use parts of the personal user data to select the target groups. However, this selection takes place exclusively on an anonymous basis, so that CANDIDATE's advertising customers do not make any personal reference to users.

4. Transfer of personal data

a) As a matter of principle, the operator of CANDIDATE does not transmit personal data to third parties, with the exception of the individual cases provided for in these data protection provisions.

b) The operator of CANDIDATE uses the services of third parties (hereinafter "partners") to enable and maintain the operation of the online services offered by CANDIDATE. For this purpose, personal data must be provided to these partners in certain cases. As far as possible, the operator of CANDIDATE will transmit this data in anonymized form. The partners of the operator of CANDIDATE are contractually obliged to treat personal data that they receive from the operator of CANDIDATE confidentially and to use them exclusively for the services requested by CANDIDATE.

c) In addition, the operator of CANDIDATE may be entitled or even obliged to pass on personal data to third parties in cases provided for by law.

5. Integrity of personal data and access to it

a) The operator of CANDIDATE attaches great importance to data integrity. This means that the correctness of the stored personal data is ensured in the system provided by the operator of CANDIDATE. Furthermore, CANDIDATE offers the user access to his personal profile (hereinafter "CANDIDATE account") as well as the possibility to edit and delete the data contained therein.

b) The operator of CANDIDATE uses certain technologies, access procedures and internal protocols (guidelines) to ensure this protection to protect data integrity. Basically, the operator of CANDIDATE endeavors to offer the user the easiest possible access to the CANDIDATE account.

In order to ensure the protection of the above-mentioned data integrity and access, however, the user must note that access to his personal data is only possible via the app, i.e. purely via the access of his mobile device on which CANDIDATE is installed. Therefore, the operator of CANDIDATE expressly advises the user not to negligently leave his mobile device to third parties or to protect his mobile device from unauthorized use by third parties.

6. Security

It is important for the operator of CANDIDATE to prevent unauthorized or unauthorized access to the personal data processed by the operator of CANDIDATE. For this purpose, the operator of CANDIDATE uses certain technologies and technical protective measures. The transmission and collection of personal data takes place via SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) encryption. The systems used by the operator of CANDIDATE are secured with the help of firewalls, among other things.

7. Data protection for minors

The operator of CANDIDATE does not knowingly collect any data from persons under the age of 18. CANDIDATE is expressly not aimed at people under the age of 18. CANDIDATE recommends parents and guardians to take an active role in their children's online activities and interests to protect their children.

8. Anonymity and visibility of the user towards other users

a) The user agrees that when using CANDIDATE, the following personal data can be viewed by other users in the following cases:

  • If a user creates a question-and-answer game of his own accord, for which other users are shown the opportunity to participate, the name, age, gender, place of residence, distance between the user's whereabouts and the place of residence of the user are displayed from the time of creation until the end of the game respective other user (the distance of the place of residence is shown no more precisely than 2 kilometers), interest in male / female contacts, "About me" text and the questions of the game of the user can be viewed.
  • The user has the option of permanently activating his profile for other users. The name, age, gender, place of residence, distance between the place of residence of the user and the place of residence of the respective other user (the distance of the place of residence is not displayed more precisely than 2 kilometers), interest in male / female contacts, "About me" -Text, photos (if uploaded by the user) and interests can be viewed. If a user defines a permanent question using the function provided, this question will also be visible to the other users.
  • By using premium features or taking out a subscription for a fee, it is possible for other users to view all of the user's photos.

b) By registering on CANDIDATE, communication between users is also possible due to the sending of messages by an internal message exchange system (hereinafter "message system"). Messages can only be exchanged if two users have come into contact with one another using the mechanisms provided for this purpose. If two users have come into contact with each other, they can see each other's profile. The following personal data can be viewed: Name, age, gender, place of residence, distance between the user's whereabouts and the respective other user's whereabouts, interest in male / female contacts, "About me" text, photos (if uploaded by the user) and Interests. If a user defines a permanent question in his profile using the function provided, the other users can also see this question.

9. State of the art

a) The user of CANDIDATE acknowledges that, according to the current state of the art, technical systems and the transmission between them cannot be completely protected against unauthorized (unauthorized) access by third parties. For this reason, the operator of CANDIDATE cannot guarantee the protection of personal data.

b) In particular, the operator of CANDIDATE cannot guarantee the security of the transmission of the content of messages.

10. Use of data for analysis purposes

CANDIDATE uses certain procedures and mechanisms (tools) for analysis purposes. As far as possible and legally required, personal data is used in anonymised form so that no direct personal reference to users can be made.

11. Use of automatic data collection methods

a) While using all of CANDIDATE's online services, certain automatic data collection methods, such as cookies and other common mechanisms, may be used to collect information. This includes, among other things, browser-specific data as well as data that reflect the usage behavior of the online services. This data is collected by CANDIDATE for analysis and improvement purposes, among other things. If CANDIDATE collects personal data in this way, this is done on the basis of the statutory provisions of Section 96 Paragraph 3 of the Telecommunications Act (TKG) and Section 6 et seq. Of the Data Protection Act (DSG). The transmission of personal data takes place on the basis of § 12 Data Protection Act (DSG).

· Cookies / use of cookie data

- Session cookies: When visiting the CANDIDATE website, data is temporarily stored in the user's browser, which is deleted when the browser is exited (depending on the provider).

- Mobile cookies: Cookies can also be used when using CANDIDATE via a mobile web browser.

- Google Analytics cookies: see below "Google Analytics"

· Google Cloud Vision API: see below “Google Cloud Vision API”

· Flurry Analytics: see below "Flurry Analytics"

· Facebook Analytics for apps: see below "Facebook Analytics for apps"

· Crashlytics: see below "Crashlytics"

· Pixel tags

· Visitor action pixels from Facebook: see below "Visitor action pixels from Facebook"

· Remarketing functions: see below "Remarketing functions"

Use of mobile device IDs and advertising IDs: CANDIDATE uses mobile device IDs or advertising IDs (Apple's Identifier for Advertisers (IDFA), Android, Android Advertising ID, Universal Device ID (UDID)) to monitor user behavior to be able to analyze when using CANDIDATE.

· IP (Internet Protocol) address

· Data for determining the location, eg GPS data

Furthermore, information can be obtained from third parties / partners (e.g. advertising companies, ad networks, etc.). These partners use certain tracking methods to enable services such as the display of advertisements.

Avoidance of cookies: The user can refuse the setting of cookies at any time. There is a corresponding option in the settings of the browser used, as well as the possibility of using various additional programs, such as the opt-out option on the deactivation page of the Digital Advertising Alliance

b) The user agrees to the use of cookies and the other functions / technologies mentioned during the contractual relationship with CANDIDATE. This consent can be revoked at any time by removing and deleting cookies from the end device and browser and / or by using the options listed in the previous paragraph. However, this can impair the functionality of the online services.

c) CANDIDATE has neither access to nor influence on cookies and other functions that are used by third parties in connection with advertising on the website.

12. Google Analytics

a) This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service from Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files that are stored on the user's computer and that enable an analysis of the user's use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about the user's use of this website is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. If IP anonymization is activated on this website, the IP address of the user will be shortened beforehand by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. The full IP address will only be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there in exceptional cases.

b) On behalf of CANDIDATE, Google will use this information to evaluate the use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide the website operator with other services relating to website activity and internet usage. The IP address transmitted by the user's browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.

c) The user can prevent the storage of cookies by setting the browser software accordingly; However, CANDIDATE points out to the user that in this case the user may not be able to use all functions of this website to their full extent. The user can also prevent Google from collecting the data generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) and from processing this data by Google by clicking on the following link (http: / /tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de) downloads and installs the available browser plug-in.

d) CANDIDATE also uses Mobile Google Analytics. The automatic data collection does not work with cookies, but the data is transferred directly from the app to the Google server.

e) CANDIDATE transmits the internally used user ID to Google, which is stored by Google. The internally used user ID is a numeric code assigned to the user. The data that are collected using Google Analytics can be linked by CANDIDATE with the help of the user ID. With the help of the user ID transmitted by CANDIDATE, Google cannot identify individual persons. It also does not enable Google to permanently identify a specific device (e.g. the unique device identifier of a mobile phone, if this cannot be reset).

13. Piwik web analysis

14. Google Cloud Vision API

CANDIDATE uses "Google Cloud Vision API", a service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). The Google Cloud Vision API enables the operator of CANDIDATE to analyze the content of images uploaded by the user using a machine learning model in order to identify morally objectionable or inappropriate content or to learn about the interests of the user. The images are transmitted to a Google server and are usually processed and stored by Google. More information can be found at: https://cloud.google.com/terms/.

15. Flurry Analytics

CANDIDATE uses "Flurry Analytics", an analysis service from Flurry Inc., 282, 2nd St # 202, San Francisco, CA 94105, United States ("Flurry"). Flurry Analytics enables the operator of CANDIDATE to analyze the use of the app by its users. The information generated by Flurry about the use of CANDIDATE is usually transmitted to a Flurry server and stored there. The following technical data are collected via Flurry Analytics: Platform, app version, software development, kit version, API key, start / end of a session, IMEI (International Mobile Equipment Identity) number, Media Access Control (MAC) - Address, device model, manufacturer, provider name, device operating time, battery usage, location, time zone, network status (WiFi etc.) and error reports. Device identification data related to the end device as well as platform, IMEI number and MAC address are automatically replaced by a code after collection by Flurry, so that it is not possible to draw any conclusions about your person. CANDIDATE, the information obtained via Flurry is made available in aggregated form, such as: B. Number of users in a period, number of users per device type, usage time. CANDIDATE transmits the internally used user ID to Flurry, which is usually saved by Flurry. The data collected by Flurry Analytics can be linked by CANDIDATE with the help of the user ID. With the help of the user ID transmitted by CANDIDATE, Flurry cannot identify individual persons. The user can prevent data collection via Flurry Analytics at any time. To do this, select the link below and follow the instructions there: https://dev.flurry.com/secure/optOut.do. You can find more information on Flurry's compliance with data protection here: https://policies.yahoo.com/ (under “Flurry Analytics”).

16. Facebook Analytics for Apps

CANDIDATE uses "Facebook Analytics for Apps", an analysis service provided by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA ("Facebook"). Facebook Analytics for apps enables the operator of CANDIDATE to analyze the use of the app for statistical and market research purposes. Facebook Analytics for Apps collects data from people who use CANDIDATE. The operator of CANDIDATE receives this data in an aggregated and anonymous form. CANDIDATE transmits the internally used user ID to Facebook, which is usually saved by Facebook. The data that is collected for apps using Facebook Analytics can be linked by CANDIDATE with the help of the user ID. With the help of the user ID transmitted by CANDIDATE, Facebook cannot identify individual persons. The information generated by the use of Facebook Analytics for apps about the use of CANDIDATE is stored and processed by Facebook, about which CANDIDATE informs the user according to its level of knowledge. Facebook can connect this data to the user's Facebook account and also use it for its own advertising purposes in accordance with Facebook's data usage guidelines (https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy).

17. Crashlytics

CANDIDATE uses "Crashlytics", an analysis service from Google Inc. ("Google"). Crashlytics enables the operator of CANDIDATE to analyze the use of the app for statistical purposes. Crashlytics collects information about system crashes and system errors within applications. Crashlytics collects data from people who use CANDIDATE. The operator of CANDIDATE receives this data in an aggregated and anonymous form. CANDIDATE transmits the internally used anonymized user ID ("user ID") to Crashlytics, which is usually saved by Crashlytics. The data collected by means of Crashlytics can be linked by CANDIDATE with the help of the user ID. With the help of the user ID transmitted by CANDIDATE, Crashlytics cannot identify individual persons. The information generated by the use of Crashlytics about the use of CANDIDATE is stored and processed by Crashlytics, about which CANDIDATE informs the user according to its level of knowledge. You can find more information on data protection compliance by Crashlytics here: http://try.crashlytics.com/terms/

18. Facebook visitor action pixels

This website uses the "visitor action pixel" of Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA ("Facebook"). With its help, CANDIDATE can track the behavior of the user after they have seen or clicked on a Facebook advertisement. This enables the effectiveness of Facebook advertisements to be recorded for statistical or market research purposes. The data collected in this way are anonymous for CANDIDATE. This means that the user's personal data cannot be seen. However, this data is stored and processed by Facebook, which CANDIDATE informs the user about according to its level of knowledge. Facebook can connect this data to the user's Facebook account and also use it for its own advertising purposes, in accordance with Facebook's data usage guidelines. (https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy). The user can enable Facebook and its partners to place advertisements on and outside of Facebook. A cookie can also be stored on the user's computer for these purposes.

19. Remarketing functions using cookies from third parties

CANDIDATE uses the following remarketing functions from third-party providers: Google AdWords Remarketing and "similar target groups" from Google Inc. as well as "visitor action pixels" from Facebook Inc. To carry out these remarketing functions, third-party providers use cookies, which analyze the use of the website and the app enable by the user. The information generated in this way is used to address the user via remarketing campaigns with online advertising at a later point in time on websites or apps that belong to the third-party providers' online network. The use of remarketing services enables CANDIDATE to show the user advertising that corresponds to the interests of the user. The user can deactivate the use of cookies by third parties by visiting the deactivation page of the Digital Advertising Alliance (Digital Advertising Alliance Consumer Choice Page) at

20. Share functions

CANDIDATE uses transfer functions that enable the user to use software programs, in particular apps, to share user content with other users and people who are not yet registered as users of CANDIDATE ("third parties involved"). When the transfer functions are used, the other users and / or the third parties involved are shown the photo (if uploaded by the user), the name and age of the shared user and a link is transmitted via which (i) other users can directly access the profile of the shared user User and (ii) involved third parties are redirected to an opportunity to register as a user of CANDIDATE. Only after the third party involved has registered as a user does he have unrestricted access to the profile of the shared user.

21. Declaration of Consent

By completing and thus confirming the registration dialog in the course of registration or by subsequent consent, the user confirms that he has read these data protection provisions and declares his / her consent.

In particular, the user grants the following data protection approvals:

The user can revoke his consent at any time in writing by mail to Schneider Holding Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft mbH, Schwarzottstrasse 2a, 2620 Neunkirchen or by email to [email protected]

  1. The user agrees that the automatic data collection methods described in these data protection provisions, in particular cookies, are used by both CANDIDATE and third parties during the contractual relationship with CANDIDATE. This consent can be revoked at any time by removing and deleting cookies from the end device and browser. However, this can impair the functionality of the online services. The user also agrees that Schneider Holding Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft mbH may use the internally used user ID (i.e. one assigned to the user) for the purposes of information and advertising for activities and the services offered by the CANDIDATE introductory platform, for using the CANDIDATE services and for advertising third-party offers assigned number) to Google; Flurry Inc., 282, 2nd St # 202, San Francisco, CA 94105, United States ("Flurry") and Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, United States ("Facebook") the data generated by Google, Flurry and Facebook on the basis of this transmission are processed for the purpose of information and advertising for activities and the services offered by the introductory platform CANDIDATE, as well as for using the CANDIDATE services The user can revoke his consent in accordance with this paragraph at any time in writing by mail to Schneider Holding Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft mbH, Schwarzottstrasse 2a, 2620 Neunkirchen or by email to [email protected]

3. The user agrees that Schneider Holding Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft mbH, for the purpose of recognizing and preventing images with morally offensive or inappropriate content, for analyzing user interests with regard to information and advertising for activities and the range of services on the introductory platform CANDIDATE, and for analyzing the User interests in advertising for third-party offers with the help of a self-learning software program operated by Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheater Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, United States ("Google"), which transmits the images uploaded by the user to Google. The user can revoke his consent in accordance with this paragraph at any time in writing by mail to Schneider Holding Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft mbH, Schwarzottstrasse 2a, 2620 Neunkirchen or by email to [email protected]

As of 02/26/2019