Effective Date: November 22nd, 2020
We published our Data Policy on November 22nd, 2020 to tell about how we use your information and what happens when we make changes to our Data Policy. By continuing to use our website and/or our services, you acknowledge our Data Policy.
Bytes will be a service and product website owned and operated by Bytes Limited (“Bytes”). Bytes website (“Website”) helps Bytes (together, “us,” “our”) share information with you about the service (“Service”) and updates.
When you interact with us through this Website, we may collect or receive the following types of information:
Information you provide directly to us. We will collect your basic information including your full name, email address, and message via our contact form and/or comment fields.
Information we collect automatically. Depending on your actions, we will also collect certain information automatically when you interact with the Website, such as:
Device attributes: information such as the operating system, hardware and software versions, and browser type.
Device operations: information about elements you’ve interacted with on the Website, mouse movements (which helps us distinguish humans from bots), and pages visited on the Website.
Analytics information: information captured from the Google analytics such as how many unique visitors viewed the Website, how long they spend on the website, and if they are returning or new visitors.
Network and connections: information such as the name of your mobile operator or ISP, language, time zone, and IP address.
Cookie data: data from first party cookies stored on your device, including cookie IDs and settings.
We may use the information you provide or we otherwise collect to:
Analyze the use of the Website. We use your information to understand how you use the Website and how to help us improve our service to you.
Comply with legal obligations. We use your information to comply with legal obligations.
Provide you with marketing materials. We use your name and email address to send you promotional emails about our Service if you have signed up for updates by submitting your email address on the Website.
There are certain circumstances in which we may share your information with certain third parties without further notice to you, as set forth below:
Authorized third-party vendors and service providers. We share information with third-party vendors and service providers, including Google, who support the Website, such as by providing technical user behavior analytics.
Legal purposes. We may disclose information to respond to subpoenas, court orders, legal process, law enforcement requests, legal claims or government inquiries, detect fraud, and to protect and defend the rights, interests, safety, and security of the Website, owner, users, members, or the public.
With your consent. We may share information for any other purposes disclosed to you at the time we collect the information or pursuant to your consent.
If you access third-party services, such as Google, Facebook, Twitter, or any other means, through the Website to login to the Website or to share information about your experience on the Website with others, these services are outside our control. These third-party services may be able to collect information about you, including information about your activity on the Website, and they may notify your connections on the third-party services about your use of the Website, in accordance with their own privacy policies.
We may modify this Data Policy from time to time. When we update the Data Policy, we will revise the “Effective Date” above and post the new Data Policy. We recommend that you review the Data Policy each time you visit the Website to stay informed of our privacy practices.
If you have any questions about this Data Policy or our practices, please contact using any means provided below:
Lagos, Nigeria Office
63A, Capitol Road, Agege Bye-Pass, Ikeja,
Lagos State, Nigeria.
Tel: + 234 805 554 0336
Our Legal Bases for Processing Information
We rely on a variety of legal bases to process data, including:
- as necessary to fulfill our Terms;
- consistent with your consent, which you can revoke at any time;
- as necessary to comply with our legal obligations;
- to protect your vital interests, or those of others
- as necessary in the public interest; and
- as necessary for our (or others’) legitimate interests, including our interests in providing an innovative personalized, safe and profitable service to our users and partners, unless those interests are overridden by your interests or fundamental rights or freedoms that require protection of personal data.
You may withdraw consent at any time. Such withdrawal of consent will not affect the lawfulness of processing based on consent before its withdrawal.
Under applicable laws, you have the right to access, rectify, port, and erase your information, as well as the right to restrict and object to certain processing of your information. You also have the right to object to and restrict certain processing of your data. This includes:
- the right to object to our processing of your data for direct marketing, which you can exercise by using the “unsubscribe” link in such marketing communications,
- the right to object to our processing of your data where we are performing a task in the public interest or pursuing our legitimate interests or those of a third party, and
- the right to delete information you have provided us.
We generally retain information until it is no longer necessary to serve the purposes for which it was collected. This is a case-by-case determination that depends on things like the nature of the data, why it is collected and processed, and relevant legal or operational retention needs.
We share information globally, both internally within the Bytes Limited and externally with our partners and with those you connect and share with around the world in accordance with this policy. We utilize standard contract clauses approved by the European Commission and rely on the European Commission’s adequacy decisions about certain countries, as applicable, for data transfers from the EEA to Nigeria, Canada, and other countries.