Argus Development makes great games that offer fun and entertainment for everyone. We
at Argus Development respect the privacy of everyone who uses our Games, website(s)
and all related services which we may provide to you from time to time (“Services”). In this
document we refer to Argus Development GmbH, Angerer Strasse 22, Top 7, 1210 Vienna,
Austria, a company which is registered in Austria, with the registration number FN 409839
f, as “Argus Development”, “us”, “we” or “our” and we refer to you as “you” and “your”.
personal data belonging to you, meaning information about you which is personally
identifiable such as your name, address, telephone number or email address. Such
information is referred to throughout this policy as "Personal Information" or "data".
By accessing and/or using our Services you agree to us collecting, processing, storing and
any concerns about providing data to us or having it used in any manner permitted in this
relating to our Services, you must be at least 13 years old to access and use our Services.
2. About us
Argus Development is a new established company, which specializes in mobile games and
apps, and is settled in Vienna, Austria.
3. Information we collect about you, and how we collect it
We may collect and process the following data about you:
information that you provide us with when you fill in forms when using our Services, or when you create an account with us;
details of your use of our Services and the resources that you access (for example, information about how and when you play our games or visit our website(s), or what device you use to access our Services);
if you contact us or respond to messages and communications that we send to you, we may keep a record of that correspondence;
your interactions with us on our social media channels; and
information we collect via cookies, as explained further below.
information on your computer or mobile device.
to allow us to recognize you and your device, for example by identifying your IP address;
to allow our Services to interact with a third party social network or platform (where you have chosen to allow such interaction);
to allow our payment processors to process your payment instructions;
to provide you with more customized Services, for example to provide our Services in the correct language;
to obtain data which will allow us to understand how people are using our Services so that we can improve them.
browser settings but you may find you are not able to enjoy all the features of our Services
if you do so.
We promote our Services on mobile devices. Ad identifiers are non-permanent, nonpersonal,
device identifiers such as the Android advertising ID and/or Apple’s ID for
advertising, or IDFA. When we advertise our Services on mobile devices, we may use your
device’s advertising identifier and other information associated with it, which we may hold
ourselves or may be provided to us by our advertising network partners, to help us to
deliver ads that relate to your interests and to improve and measure the effectiveness of
ad campaigns. You can choose to prevent your device’s ad identifier being used for
interest based advertising, or you can reset your device’s ad identifier, by changing the
settings of your device. Settings vary from device to device but if you are using an Apple
device with iOS 7 you can find the ad identifier settings under
Settings>Privacy>Advertising, and if you are using a Google Android device running
Android 2.3 or later you can find the ad identifier settings under Settings>Google>Ads.
When you purchase Services on our website(s), we may collect certain payment
information from you on behalf of our payment service providers, but this information is
temporarily cached in a way that is unreadable by us. When you purchase items via our
apps (such as those you can purchase in the App Store, via Amazon Kindle or on Google
Play) we do not collect or store any payment information from you.
4. How will we use your Personal Information?
You agree that we (or a supplier or group company acting on our behalf and only under
our instructions) may use your Personal Information for the purposes of:
getting in touch with you, for example as part of customer service or to send you updates about our Services;
managing your account and relationship with us and improving your experience when you use our Services;
surveying, research and engaging with you, for example by sending you communications (including by email) for these purposes;
marketing and promotion of our Services linked products, for example sending you communications (including by email) for these purposes on our, or a third party's
behalf. For example, we might send you information about merchandise relating to
our Services. If you do not want us to use your data in this way please let us know
by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
to create reports, analysis or similar services for use by us for the purposes of
research or business intelligence, for example to track potential problems or trends
with our Services;
preventing cheating, crime or fraud. We may also need to pass your information to
fraud prevention agencies and other organizations involved in crime and fraud
5. Will we share your Personal Information with third parties?
We will only share your data with third parties (for example, our group companies or
as reasonably necessary in order to provide the Services to you (for example, by
providing your Personal Information to suppliers we may use to fulfill the Services or
to communicate with you);
where it is essential to carry out your instructions (for example, to process a
payment instruction we must provide your Personal Information to our payment
where your data is on an anonymous and aggregated basis, meaning you could not be personally identified from it;
if you submit information as part of a competition or otherwise interact with our
social media channels (for example, by providing a testimonial about one of our
Services) we may publish the information you submitted, alongside your name and
home country on our website and social media channels;
as we reasonably believe is permitted by law or regulation;
in order to comply with any legal obligation, or in order to enforce or apply our terms
and conditions and/or any other agreement with you; or to protect the rights,
property, or our own safety, our users, or others;
in the event that there is a sale of the assets of Argus Development or corporate
restructuring, or as a result of a change of control of Argus Development or one of
its group companies, or in preparation of any of these events. Any third party to
which Argus Development transfers or sells Argus Development's assets will have
the right to continue to use the personal and other information that you provide to us
to any third party outside of these circumstances.
6. Interaction with third party social networks or platforms
You may allow our Services to interact with a third party, like a social network or platform,
which will provide data about you to us. These applications or websites are created and
maintained by a third party, which is not a part of, or controlled by us. You should ensure
that you read their terms of service and privacy policies to understand how they treat your
data and what data they might share with us.
You accept that where you allow your account with us to interact with any third party, social
network or platform, we may share data about you with your contacts (and vice versa) in
order that you may enjoy playing socially. This data includes your name, your social media
profile picture and your scores and/or progress in our games.
You are able to make changes to what data a third party social network or platform shares
with us, or stop our Services interacting with that social network or platform by adjusting
your settings with that third party provider, however you may find you are not able to enjoy
all of the same features of our Services.
7. For how long will we retain your information?
We will hold your Personal Information for as long as is necessary to fulfill the purposes for
which it was collected or as needed to provide you with Services. We may maintain your
Personal Information after you have closed any account you have with us or after we have
stopped providing Services to you, if retention of your Personal Information is reasonably
necessary to comply with our legal obligations, meet regulatory requirements, resolve
disputes between members, prevent fraud, cheating or abuse, or enforce this Privacy
Policy or any other agreement we may have with a user.
8. Will we transfer your Personal Information overseas?
May be your Personal Information will be transferred and stored at a destination outside
the European Economic Area ("EEA"). It may also be processed by staff operating outside
the EEA who works for one of our suppliers. We will take all steps reasonably necessary to
ensure that your Personal Information is treated safely and in accordance with this Privacy
9. How do we protect your Personal Information?
The security of your Personal Information is important to us. We maintain appropriate
technical and physical safeguards to protect your Personal Information against accidental
or unlawful destruction or loss, alteration, unapproved disclosure or access, use and all
other illegal forms of processing of the data in our possession. We use the same level of
skill in protecting your Personal Information as other similar games developers. However,
since the internet is not a completely secure environment we cannot guarantee that
information you transmit via our Games will not be accessed, disclosed, altered or
destroyed by breach of any of our safeguards.
10. Links from our Services
We may provide links to third party websites from our Services. You accept that when you
click on these links any data which you provide thereafter is subject to such third party's
will take no responsibility for the content, safety or security of any third party website.
11. Your rights in relation to your Personal Information
You have the right to request a copy of the information that we hold about you. If
you would like a copy of all or some of your Personal Information, please contact us
at email@example.com - we may charge a small amount for this.
We want to be certain that your Personal Information is accurate and up to date.
You may contact us to modify, correct or remove information by sending us an email
Information that you have shared via our Services on any social network or third
party platform cannot be adjusted or deleted by us where it is in the control of that
social network or third party platform. In addition, where any third party copies
information which you have made available via the use of our Services (for
example, one of your friends on a social network you allow to interact with your
account), we may not be able to adjust or delete it because it may not be in our
You have the right to ask us not to use your Personal Information for marketing
purposes. To change your marketing preferences, or to unsubscribe, please contact
us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
12. How to contact us
If you want to learn more about how your Personal Information will be used, please contact
us by email at the address mentioned above.
We trust that you won’t have any complaints about our Services or us. But if you are
afflicted with our use of your Personal Information, then please contact our customer
services department by emailing email@example.com.
You also have the right to complain to your local data protection authority if there is a
14. Legal matters
jurisdiction of the courts of Austria unless you choose the courts of your home country.
We are constantly innovating and looking for new ways to improve our Services and our
improvements or any other changes to our business. We will make an effort to tell you
in any material way. If you object to any of the changes you should immediately stop using
our Services and close any account you may have with us.