Data Protection Declaration of Hydrominer GmbH, Wiedner Hauptstraße 65, 1040 Vienna, Austria (“Hydrominer“; “We“) concerning the website www.hydrominer.org (“Website“).

Thank you for your interest in the services of Hydrominer. The protection of your privacy is of high priority to Us. The following declaration is intended to inform you comprehensively on what (personal) data We collect while using Our services respectively buying Our products as well as which rights you have within this context. We are acting solely in line with the duties imposed by the (Austrian) Data Protection Act 2000 and other statutory data protection regulations.

Data protection requirements primarily serve the protection of your personal data, which is considered information allowing Us or third parties to potentially identify your person. This terminology may also apply to IP addresses as long as they allow e.g. Internet Service Providers such identification.

1.             Data Processing following the Access of Our Website

Our website may be used without providing any information about your person. When accessing Our Website, We will only store access data (e.g. date and time of retrieval, volume of transferred data, requesting provider) in server log files. Such data are necessary to maintain an undisturbed operation of Our Website and are not used to draw any conclusion regarding your person. As a visitor, you thus may inform yourself about Our products and services without any need to disclose personal information.

2.             Data Processing following the Participation in the Initial Token Offering

If you decide to participate in Our Initial Token Offering (“ITO”) which will be available from 18 October 2017 to 14 November 2017, We will collect certain additional data in order to provide Our services. For more detailed information on the ITO please review the Website as well as Our specific Token Offer Document, available under www.hydrominer.org/wp-content/uploads/TokenOfferDocument.pdf. The ITO intends to offer for exchange up to 25 million units of a new Ethereum-based token named “H2O”. To participate over the Website you are required to indicate your email address as well as the address of your Ethereum wallet supporting ERC20 tokens natively. Wallet addresses are not considered personal data. Email addresses will only be used by Hydrominer to fulfil all relevant legal requirements and – without any legal obligation – in no circumstances transferred to third parties.

3.             Newsletter

If you wish to subscribe to Our newsletter, please use the following link: [•]. For this purpose, We must collect and store your email address. There is no necessity to indicate any other (personal) data. You can unsubscribe from Our newsletter at any time by using the “unsubscribe” link placed at the end of each mailing. After such unsubscription-procedure your email address will be deleted, if it has not been legally collected for other purposes as well. We will in no event issue newsletters to email addresses which have not been registered beforehand.

4.             Transfer of Data to Third Parties; Right of Information, Rectification, Deletion

Hydrominer will not transfer any of your personal data to third parties without explicit prior consent.

You are entitled to request information about which of your data We process, where they originate from and how We use them at any time. However, you may also obtain the abovementioned information by reading this Data Protection Declaration. Furthermore, you may demand the correction of incorrect or inaccurate data, if such correction is of importance for the purpose of the respective data application. We will comply with this request without delay, but at the latest within four (4) weeks. The same applies to a sufficiently substantiated request for the deletion of certain submitted data. You may at any time rescind your separately provided consent with effect for the future. All such requests are to be fulfiled free of charge as long as they are not pursued excessively.

5.             Data Security

Hydrominer will protect processed data adequately against unauthorized access (of third parties) in accordance with the provisions of the legal framework of Austria. Data will not be used or stored by other means than set out in this Data Protection Declaration. All employees of Hydrominer have been informed about applicable data protection provisions as well as data security measures and are bound to Our privacy practices. Our web presence and other systems are adequately protected by a variety of security mechanisms. Thus, Hydrominer intends to keep your (personal) data as safe as possible and avoid any loss, destruction, unauthorized access, alteration or dissemination. Nevertheless, We are not able to guarantee complete protection. There will always remain a slight risk of security measurements to fail. Accordingly, Hydrominer shall not be liable for any data loss outside Our sphere of influence.

6.             Cookies

Our Website uses “cookies”. Cookies are small text files, which are stored on your computer in order to enable certain functions and thus make the Website more userfriendly. Please note that certain cookies are set as soon as you visit the Website. Depending on your browser software, you may have the option to configure how cookies are to be treated (e.g. deletion of cookies upon closing the browser, forbidding third-party cookies or cookies in general). Please be advised that restricting cookies may limit the functionality of Our Website.

To learn about your cookie management options with the most common browsers, please use the following links:

  1. Internet Explorer™: https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
  2. Edge™: http://www.thewindowsclub.com/allow-or-block-cookies-in-microsoft-edge
  3. Safari™: https://support.apple.com/kb/PH21411?locale=de_DE&viewlocale=en_US
  4. Chrome™: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en&hlrm=en
  5. Firefox™: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences
  6. Opera™: http://www.opera.com/help/tutorials/security/privacy/

7.             Google Analytics

This Website is using the web analysis tool “Google Analytics”. This service is provided by Google, Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google“). Google Analytics uses cookies (so called third party cookies). The information generated by the cookie concerning your use of this Website (including your IP address) is generally transferred to and stored by Google on servers in the USA. However, due to the activation of IP anonymization on this Website, your IP address will be abbreviated by Google within the member states of the European Union respectively the European Economic Area. Exceptionally, the full IP address may be transferred to a Google server in the USA to be abbreviated after such transfer has taken place. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the Website, compiling reports on website activity for Us as well as providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties if required to do so by law or if such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with other data stored. You may refuse the use of cookies by configuring your browser according to point 6. In this case, however, you may not be able to use this Website in its full functionality and be provided with all services required.

If you wish to prevent your information from being transferred to Google, you can alternatively install an add-on for your browser to deactivate such services. You may download such add-on under https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/181881?. Please note, however, that its availability is currently limited to Microsoft Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari and Opera. Your browser may be configured to allow third party cookies for the add-on to work.

Without your explicit consent, we will not use such tracking tool to invisibly collect personal data, share such data with third parties respectively marketing platforms or link such data with any personal information.

For more details, please review the Google Analytics security and privacy principles carefully: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en.

Please note that Google is participating in the EU-US Privacy Shield, wherefore the company is obliged to adhere to the agreement and permanently maintain a level of data protection corresponding to the European data protection standards. The EU-US Privacy Shield – as subject to an adequacy decision of the European Commission – has been classified to carry a sufficient level of data protection. Data transfers to certified companies within the USA are thus to be considered in line with the legal framework. Google’s certification under the EU-US Privacy Shield can be examined under https://www.privacyshield.gov/list.

8.             Contact Details regarding Data Protection Issues

In case you have any questions or requests concerning Our privacy practices, please send Us a written request outlining your desire to:

Hydrominer GmbH
Wiedner Hauptstraße 65
1040 Vienna
Austria

E-mail: [email protected]