Privacy Policy

Last updated: January 14, 2019



Driof | Research & analysis (“us,” “we” or “our”) runs the RTREval and RTRonline (the “service”) tools. This page informs you of our policies on the collection, use and disclosure of personal data when using our services and the choices you have with that information. We use your data to provide and improve the service. By using the Services, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy. Unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Statement, the terms used in this Privacy Statement have the same meaning as in our privacy policy.

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Collecting and using your data

We collect different types of information for different purposes to provide and improve our service. Our most important service when using our apps and tools is to ask you to rate a video or audio offer while watching/listening to it. This rating is recorded and stored on our server-technically, for every second of the running media content, we log the state of your “slider” in the form of a value between 1 and 100.

In some studies, we also ask you questions such as your gender, your media preferences or your age-depending on the aim of the study. This data is also stored on our servers. However, we have no further information about you, but these questions are beyond and your evaluation histories.

If you have been redirected from another website to our tools (RTRonline or RTReval), we will not collect the information you provide there, nor do we know anything about you from these websites. We only store a participant number if such a number has been provided to you by the other website and this number is transferred to our tool.

After the evaluation, you will be redirected to another website in some study designs, for example for a survey. We only transfer your participant ID there. Please contact the provider of these websites to how they handle your evaluation data.

Kind of collected data

When using our services, we may ask you to provide us with certain personal information that can be used to contact or identify (“personal information”). Personal data may be cookies and usage data, but is not limited to it.



When you access our services through a mobile device, we may automatically collect certain information, including, but not limited to, the type of mobile device you use, your unique mobile device ID, which IP address of your mobile device, your mobile operating system, the type of mobile Internet browser you use, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data (“usage data”).


Tracking data & cookies

We use cookies and similar tracking technologies to track activity on our services and store certain information. Cookies are files with a small amount of data that can contain an anonymous, unique identifier. Cookies are sent from a website to your browser and stored on your device. Also used are tracking technologies such as beacons, tags and scripts to collect and track information, as well as to improve and analyze our service. You can set your browser to reject all cookies or show when a cookie is being sent. However, if you don’t accept cookies, you may not be able to use some parts of our service.

Examples of cookies we use:

  • Session Cookies. We use session cookies to operate our service.
  • Preference Cookies. We use settings cookies to store your settings and different settings.
  • Security Cookies. We use security cookies for security purposes.
Use of the data

Driof | Research and analysis uses the collected data for various purposes:

  • Providing and maintaining our services
  • To inform you of any changes to our services.
  • So that you can participate in the interactive functions of our service if you choose to do so.
  • Providing customer support and support
  • To provide analysis or valuable information so we can improve the service.
  • To monitor the use of our services
  • To detect, prevent and fix technical problems.
Disclosure of Data

Your data, including personal information, may be transferred to computers outside your state, province, country or other government jurisdiction and kept where data protection laws are held by those of your jurisdiction Can deviate.

If you are abroad and provide us with information, please note that we transmit and process the data, including personal data, to Switzerland or Germany. Your consent to this Privacy Statement and the subsequent transmission of this information constitute your consent to this transfer. Driof | Research & Analysis takes all reasonable steps to ensure that your data is handled securely and in accordance with this Privacy Statement and that your personal data is not disclosed to a company or company or A country will take place unless there are adequate controls, including the security of your data and other personal data.

Disclosure of data

Legal requirements: Driver-| Research & analysis may disclose your personal data in good faith if necessary:

  • To comply with a legal obligation
  • To protect and defend the rights or property of Fahr | Research & analysis
  • To prevent or investigate possible misconduct related to the service.
  • To protect the personal safety of users of the service or the public
  • To protect against legal liability
Data security

The security of your data is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Service providers

We may hire third-party companies and individuals to facilitate our service (“service provider”), provide the service on our behalf, provide service-related services, or analyze the use of our services. Support. These third parties have access to your personal data only in order to perform these duties on our behalf and are obliged not to disclose it or to use it for any other purpose.

Links to other sites

Our service may include links to other websites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third-party link, you will be redirected to that third party’s website. We strongly recommend that you read the privacy policy of any website you visit. We have no control over and do not accept any control over the content, privacy policies or practices of third-party websites or services.

Privacy for children

Our service is not aimed at people under the age of 18 (“children”). We do not knowingly collect personal information from anyone under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian and know that your children have provided us with personal information, please contact us. If we find that we have collected personal information from children without verifying parental consent, we will take steps to remove this information from our servers.

Changes to this Privacy Statement

We may update our privacy policy from time to time. We will inform you of any changes by posting the new privacy policy on this page. We will inform you by email and/or a clear notification of our service prior to the change taking effect and update the “effective date” at the top of this Privacy Statement. It is recommended that this privacy policy be reviewed regularly for changes. Changes to this Privacy Statement will take effect when they are published on this page.


Get in touch

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