Privacy Policy Pinterest

We, FairFair GmbH, Max-Eyth-Str. 19, 72644 Oberboihingen, Germany, utilize the technical platform and services of Pinterest Inc., 505 Brannan St, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA (hereinafter called "the Provider") for the Pinterest news service offered here (hereinafter called "the Service"):

Pinterest Europe Ltd, Palmerston House, 2nd Floor, Fenian Street, Dublin 2, Ireland, is responsible for processing the data of persons living outside the United States.

You do not need to use this Service to contact us or receive our information. The information that we publish via this Service can also be viewed on the following pages in the same or similar form:

In addition, you can contact us at any time via

We would therefore like to point out that you use the Service offered here and its functionalities at your own risk. This applies in particular to the use of interactive Pinterest functions, such as sharing or commenting on information.

The data collected about you when using the Service is processed by the Provider and may be forwarded to countries outside the European Union. We have no influence on the type and scope of data processed by the Provider, or on the way it is processed and used or disclosed to third parties, in particular to countries outside the European Union.

Information on the data processed by the Provider and the purposes for which it is used can be found in the Privacy Policy of the Service, which can be viewed at the following address:

This mainly concerns the following data:

Usage data and default settings:
Registration data
Authentication details
Login history

Email settings
App and web notification settings
Privacy and personalization settings

Transcript of proceedings:
Actions performed during a session
Device-specific information (device type and identifiers; events, such as crashes)

Account profile information:
Social contacts that you authorize us to receive
Interaction with Pinterest contents

Search queries:
Actions concerning pins (clicks, close-ups, like information, marking and sharing pins)
Actions concerning pinboards (creating pinboards, like information, marking and sharing pins)

Interactions with ads
Ads on a page and the likelihood that you have seen them
Actions concerning ads (clicking on ads, marking information on pages with ads)
Cookies associated with your account

Verification of login data:
Application of your preferences and settings (notification, privacy, language, etc.)
Storing your information collected during a session by all devices and recording notifications sent
Viewed pages or actions performed on pages or with browsers with built-in Pinterest features
Measuring the popularity of Pinterest features

Please note that the Provider also receives data from you if you have not created a profile for the Service yourself but visit websites and apps of third parties that use the Provider's services or which offer services together with the Provider. This includes, for example, information about the websites and apps you visit, or interactions with advertisers.

Pinterest buttons embedded in web pages and the use of cookies also enable your visits to these web pages to be recorded and assigned to your profile. This data can be used to tailor content or advertising to your requirements.

You can also find information on the various way you can contact the Provider and on the setting options for advertisements in the Service's Privacy Policy at:

The way in which the Provider uses the data collected from your visit to the Service for its own purposes, the extent to which your interactions with the Service are assigned to individual user profiles, the length of time the Provider stores this data and whether data is passed on to third parties is not clearly and conclusively answered by the Provider and is not known to us.

The fact that the Service is offered by a non-European provider who only has a European branch in Ireland means that this Provider is not bound by German data protection regulations. This may also affect your rights under Art. 15 ff. of the German Data Protection Act DSGVO (right to information, right to correction, deletion, restriction of processing, right to data transfer, right of objection).

However, the Provider has committed itself to the principles of the EU-US privacy shield. Further information can be found at:

In the privacy settings of your profile, you also have the option to restrict how your data is processed. Information on privacy settings can be found on the following page (with further links):

In addition, you can use the settings available there to restrict access by the Service to contact and calendar data, photos, location data, etc. on mobile devices. However, this varies according to the operating system you are using.

We do not collect or process any data from your use of the Service ourselves. However, should we share or respond to your comments, or write postings that refer to your profile, we will also process the data you enter in the Service, in particular your (user) name and the content published under your account, to the extent that this is included in our offer and made available to our fans.

You can find the current version of this Privacy Policy at:

If you have any questions about the information we offer, you can contact us at any time at Here you can also exercise your rights as an affected person according to Art. 15 ff. of the German Data Protection Act DSGVO (right to information, right to correction, deletion, restriction of processing, right to data transfer, right of objection).


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