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Privacy Policy

THINGLE Privacy Policy

1. General

This Privacy Policy applies to the THINGLE Platform.

A Platform is managed and owned by the company THINGLE, LDA., headquartered in Rua do Hospital, 8, 3250-126 Alvaiázere, Leiria, Portugal, with unique registration and legal person number 517082349, registered at the Conservatory of Aveiro Commercial Register, with share capital of 5,000.00 Euros (hereinafter referred to as THINGLE).

We take take your privacy very seriously. All personal data will be collected, stored and used by us in accordance with the General Protection Regulation European Union Data Regulation No. 2016/679 (GDPR) and/or other legal regulations applicable.

Os Services offered by us through the Platform may only function if collect, store, transfer, delete and/or otherwise we use (“collection and use”) specific data related to you (“personal data” or “data”).

Data personal means all information relating to a natural person identified or identifiable, such as your name, date of birth, address or email address.

We collect and we use your personal data for the purposes indicated below until deactivation of your THINGLE account or during 5 years of inactivity on your account.

Determined Services on our Platform are offered by third-party providers. When use these services, the data protection regulations of the providers third parties will then apply together with this data protection declaration data. Before using these services, third-party providers may require that provides permission under data protection law.

2. Why and how do we use your personal data?


2.1. To allow you to use the Platform.

We collect and we use your personal data to allow you to use our Platform, to provide our services and, especially, to carry out commercial transactions through the Platform, to use the payment system electronic payment or to leave reviews and communicate with other Users. To use these services, you need a THINGLE account. For this purpose, you must register as a User on the Platform.


2.2.To improve your experience when using the Platform.

We collect and use your personal datato improve your experience when using the Platform, allowing you personalize your feed and search results by providing you with suggestions relevant and maintaining your previous searches, sending you notifications and making using the Platform more enjoyable.


2.3.To ensure the security of your account and the Platform.

A THINGLE strives to ensure that our Users' accounts and Platform itself is safe and protected against cyberattacks, access is not authorized and other related risks.


2.4.To supervise the compliance with our Terms & Conditions of Use.

A THINGLE actively monitors compliance with the Terms & Conditions of Use, available at [link], to issue and enforce warnings, delete or hide Articles that violate the Terms & Terms of Use, detect and block accounts compromised, temporarily suspend accounts and/or Users, impose blocks or apply IP blocks.


2.5.To allow your payments for Articles.

Os Payments on the Platform are made through payment service providers. payment services that provide payment processing services.

A most of your personal data is necessary to allow you to make a purchase, that adds a payment card for payment purposes, that adds a bank account for transfer purposes, which makes and receives payments in the our Platform or to maintain financial records.


2.6.To allow sending items purchased on the Platform.

A THINGLE strives to make the shipping of items purchased on the Platform as smooth as possible. simple and practical as possible, offering shipping methods on the Platform.

A most of your personal data is necessary to allow you to send or receive items and to track your order.


2.7. To carry out activities of marketing.

A THINGLE seeks to involve our Users in marketing campaigns that benefit them.

A most of your personal data is necessary to send you emails marketing, personalize marketing messages, contact you regarding earning opportunities, carry out advertising campaigns that involve you, publish your content on our social media accounts, view ads personalized or evaluate the effectiveness of promotional campaigns.


2.8.For legal purposes.

We collect and we use your personal data to manage your requests related to personal data, provide information to authorities and other government institutions or defend the rights and interests of THINGLE.

3. Recipients of personal data

A THINGLE transfers or shares personal data with service providers only to the extent necessary and permitted in accordance with applicable laws applicable.

We carry out and we constantly improve the technical maintenance of the Platform to protect the security and confidentiality of the personal data we process and to perform certain business-related functions that help make our services available and functional. For this reason, we transfer the your profile data to service providers who provide cloud and hosting, IT security, maintenance and technical services and services communications.

In addition In addition, we will share your data within the THIGLE group that may exist, to the extent necessary for the management of the group.

A THINGLE is obliged to provide personal and/or usage data to the authorities investigative, criminal or supervisory, if and to the extent necessary, to avoid risks to the public and for the purposes of investigating criminal acts.

A THINGLE may also share your data with third parties when transferring rights and obligations relating to the contractual relationship between you and THINGLE to third parties, in particular in the case of transfer of a sector of activity, merger through the constitution of a new company or through incorporation, spin-off or any change in control affecting THINGLE. Before such event, THINGLE will inform Users separately about the details of sharing your data and will obtain your consent, when legally necessary.

4. Use of cookies

A THINGLE uses cookies and similar technologies on the Platform. Can get more information by visiting our Cookies Policy, available at [link].

5. Right to change

Considering that we are constantly developing our services, we reserve the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time, subject to applicable regulations. Any changes will be published immediately this page. Regardless of the above, you should consult this page regularly to check for updates.

6. What legal rights do you have in relation to your personal data?

Subject to the conditions, limitations and exceptions established by the legal provisions of data protection, you have the right to, at any time:

  • a) receive information about the data we collect and use and request access or a copy of the data in question – Right of Access;
  • b) require the correction of inaccurate data and, subject to the nature of the collection and use, filling in incomplete data – Right to Rectification;
  • c) demand the deletion of your data, if there is a legal reason for doing so – Right to Deletion;
  • d) require the limitation of the collection and use of your data, as long as the criteria legal requirements are complied with – Right to Limitation of Treatment;
  • e) receive the data you provided in a structured, current and machine-readable form and transfer this data to another data controller or, when technically feasible, arrange its transfer by THINGLE – Right to Portability;
  • f) oppose the collection and use of data whenever a processing necessary for the exercise of functions of public interest or for the exercise of public authority, the pursuit of the legitimate interests of the responsible or third party or a reuse of data for a purpose other than that for which it was initially collected, including profiling. You also have the right, at any time, to object to the collection of your personal data for direct marketing purposes, including the definition of associated profiles – Right to Oppose;
  • g) revoke any permission you have provided to us at any time. That revocation will not affect the legality of collection and use carried out before revocation and based on the permission granted. You can revoke your permission to send our newsletter by adjusting your settings THINGLE account to block the sending of any marketing emails additional. Alternatively, you can click on "Unregister" at the end of marketing email;
  • g) not receive discriminatory treatment when exercising their rights.

For exercise any of the rights specified in this section, you can contact THINGLE and send your request via info@thingle.io. Regardless of any other legal solution, you also have the right, at any time, to submit a complaint to the control authorities.

7. Our contact details

If have any questions about the collection and use of your data as part of your use of the Platform, or regarding your rights, contact the our data protection officer at info@thingle.io.


Effective since 23-08-2022.

Cookie Policy



When uses the THINGLE Platform, we may store and/or access information on your device, through cookies or similar technologies, to process personal data. This Cookies Policy aims to explain what cookies are cookies, how they are used on our Platform and how you can manage them.


1. What are cookies?

Os Cookies are small text files that are stored by the browser on the your device – e.g. computer, mobile phone, tablet – when browsing websites. Other technologies, including any means for storing data on the your browser or device, identifiers associated with your device and other software, are used for similar purposes. They are widely used so that websites work better and more efficiently. In this Policy of Cookies, we refer to all of these technologies as “cookies”.

Saved If otherwise indicated, the cookies we use are necessary for the operation and performance of the THINGLE Platform. This includes cookies that give you allow you to register in the protected areas of our Platform, purchase an Article or use the electronic payment system. Some cookies are deleted from the your device after the end of the browser session (session cookies). To the information stored in necessary cookies will only be used by us to provide the requested services and functions.


2. Why do they use cookies?

We use cookies for:

  • a) Do ensure that our Platform works as expected by you;
  • b) Improve the speed/security of the Platform;
  • c) Recognize users when they return to visit our Platform. This helps us to personalize our content for you and to note your preferences (cookies operation);
  • d) Recognize how many visitors visit our Platform and how they behave when are here. This helps us improve the functionality of our Platform, for example, ensuring that users can find the they are looking for (performance cookies);
  • e) Register your visit to our Platform, which pages you visit and which links are that clicks. We use this information to adapt our Platform and the advertising we present to you according to your interests. If you give us your permission to send you marketing emails, we will also use this information to send you personalized marketing emails (cookies segmentation);
  • f) Allow you share pages on social networks such as Facebook or Instagram (cookies sharing and tracking content on social media plugins, which, ultimately fall into the category of targeted cookies).

3. How can I manage cookies?

Ao visiting the Platform for the first time, or if you visit it after having passed for a long time, or if you browse our Platform in private (incognito) mode, you will see a cookie notification at the bottom of the window and you can accept all cookies or configure cookie preferences by choosing types of cookies you would like to have on your device. You may also, at any Currently, change your cookie settings by clicking Cookie Settings at the bottom of the page.

Can set your browser to refuse some or all cookies or to ask for your permission before accepting them. Please note that when deleting cookies or disabling future cookies, it may not be possible access certain areas or features of our Platform. For more information about how to adjust or change your browser settings, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

Can disable the use of some third-party cookies by accessing the deactivation of the Network Advertising Initiative, in http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp.

If use multiple devices to access our Platform – for example, smartphone, tablet, computer, etc. - you must make sure that each browser is adapted to each device according to your cookie preferences. If you adjust your cookie settings, this will also affect other websites who visits.

4. What cookies are used?

4.1. Strictly necessary cookies

These Cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be turned off in our systems. Typically, they are only configured in response to actions carried out by you and which correspond to a request for services, such as how to set your privacy preferences, log in or complete forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the website will not work. These Cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.

4.2. Performance cookies

These Cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our website. They help us to know which are the most and least popular pages and see how visitors move via the website. All information collected by these cookies is aggregated and, therefore, anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies, we will not know when you visited our website.

4.3. Functionality cookies

These Cookies allow the website to provide functionality and personalization improved. They may be established by us or by external suppliers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies some of these features, or even all of them, may not work correctly.

4.4. Advertising cookies

These Cookies may be set through our website by our partners of advertising. Can be used by these companies to build a profile about your interests and show you relevant ads on other websites. They do not directly store personal information, but are based on unique identification of your browser and internet device. If not If you allow these cookies, you will receive less targeted advertising.

We can, also, use cookies to develop and improve products, use data from Precise geolocation, actively search for device characteristics for identification, ensure security, prevent fraud and correct errors, compare and combine offline data sources, connect different devices, or receive and use device characteristics automatically sent to identification.

5. Do you use partners to display ads on the Platform?

For show more relevant ads to you, THINGLE's ad partners use various cookies and mobile trackers. We allow the presentation of personalized advertisements for you, as well as the use of cookies associated with personalized ads, only after receiving your consent.

Os Cookies may be used for the purposes of measuring reach or activating contextual advertising or to carry out targeting campaigns. Based on your permission for the use of cookies, we also evaluate the profiles of pseudonymous users. Personal identification is not possible. These third-party monitoring technologies and their use are not controlled by us. These service providers are subject to confidentiality with us and other legal restrictions. Cookies from Third parties are covered by the third party's privacy policy. We transfer information about your consent or lack of consent regarding the use of cookies and associated data processing for the purposes of personalizing ads for our advertising partners ads.

Have Please note that your consent/lack of consent with regard to personalized ads on THINGLE will apply across all platforms (Android, iOS, Web, etc.).

Some of our ad partners are located outside the European Economic Area. When your cookie data is transferred to such partners, we protect your information by taking appropriate safeguards.

Can Opt out of additional tracking for ad personalization purposes by clicking on Cookie Settings at the bottom of the page and removing the selection of the relevant cookie types that had been previously chosen. If is not a registered user, the revocation of consent will be recorded through the installation of an opt-out cookie. This will avoid future collection of your data for ad personalization purposes when you visit this Platform. Your decision to revoke prior consent will apply to all devices you may use. Please note that if you delete all cookies in a browser you use, a cookie will also be deleted exclusion used to record your choice. Furthermore, its definition updated may take some time (until there is an update to a application) taking effect on a mobile device.

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