This Privacy Policy sets out how AnglingIQ ehf., Hlíðasmára 2, 201 Kópavogur, Iceland, collect, use and share information that Angling iQ obtain as a result of your use of Angling iQ application and/or our website,, and any related services (collectively the 'Services'). By using or accessing the Services, you confirm that you have read this Privacy Policy and understood, and agree to the use of your information as explained in this Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy operates alongside our Terms of Use. If you do not agree, please do not use the Services.

Information we collect

In order to provide you with our Services, we collect certain information from you when you register and use our Services.

Information you provide:

  • Registration and profile information. When you register for an account we will ask for username, email address and password.

  • Contacts. With your permission, we may collect from your mobile address book contacts, including names, telephone numbers, email addresses, and social media handles, if available.

  • We may also collect additional information such as full name, profile picture, date of birth and phone number if you provide them.

  • Information you post. We collect information or other content that you may post using our Services (such as text, photos, videos and locations) or actions that you take using our Services (such as commenting on friends’ content, changing your profile picture, or connecting to third-party apps). We collect this information whether you post it directly to our Services or via a third-party service. When you post things like photos or videos on our Services, we may receive additional related data (or metadata), such as the time, date, and place you took the photo or video.

  • Other Services. We receive information when you choose to connect social media or other third party accounts and applications with your account, including a token to authenticate your identity between these accounts.

  • Communications between you and Angling iQ. For example, we may send you Service-related emails (e.g., account verification, changes/updates to features of the Service, technical and security notices).

Information Others Share About You

We may receive information about you from other users, such as when they connect their address book to our Services, invite you to use our Services, post a photo of you, or include you in a photo.

Information We Receive From Your Use of Our Services

  • Usage Information. We collect certain information when you use our Services, including: (1) information about your interaction with the Services, including the actions you take on the Services and your interaction with other users, third party applications, and advertisements; and (2) device information, such as unique device identifiers, wireless service provider or mobile carrier, operating system information, IP address, browser type and language.

  • Location Information. We will collect location information based on, for example, your telephone’s GPS coordinates, unless you configure your operating system settings to prevent our collection of location information.

  • Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies. We may also collect certain information through the use of “cookies” and other tracking technologies. Cookies are small files that your browser places on your computer. We may use session cookies, persistent cookies, and other tracking technologies to better understand how you interact with our Services, to monitor usage by our users and web traffic routing on our services, and to improve our Services. Most Internet browsers automatically accept cookies. You can instruct your browser, by editing its options, to stop accepting cookies or to prompt you before accepting cookies from the websites you visit.

How do we use your information

We may use the information we collect from you when using the Services in the following way:

  • Help you efficiently access your information after you sign in.

  • Remember information so you will not have to re-enter it during your visit or the next time you visit the Service.

  • Provide personalized content and information to you and others, which could include online advertisements or other forms of marketing.

  • Provide, improve, test, and monitor the effectiveness of our Service.

  • Develop and test new products and features.

  • Monitor metrics such as total number of visitors, traffic, and demographic patterns.

  • Diagnose or fix technology problems.

  • Angling iQ or other Users of the Service may run contests, special offers or other events or activities ('Events') on the Service. If you do not want to participate in an Event, do not use the particular Metadata (i.e. hashtag) associated with that Event.

  • To help you to find and connect with your friends, including inviting them to use our Services, and to help your friends find you.

  • For any other purpose for which the information was collected.

Information we share

Sharing With Other Users

On Angling iQ your followers will have access to your profile data and the content that you post unless you mark it as private and in that case no one will see it except you. Other Users on Angling iQ may search for you. Your username, full name and profile picture will always be public to other Users.

Service Providers and Other Third Parties

We will share your information with service providers and other third parties who are working with us to perform functions and process user data on our behalf. We may share information with third party partners in order to understand how you interact with advertisements. To opt out of sharing information with third party partners for advertising purposes, please send an email to from the email address you used to register your account. Service providers have access to your personal information only to perform services on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose it or use it for any other purposes. Some of these service providers and other third parties, such as analytics providers, may collect information about your online activities over time and across different websites or online services when you use our services. We are not responsible for the actions of third parties, nor are we responsible for any additional information you provide directly to any third parties.

Other Sharing. We will also share your information:

  • When you give us your consent to do so.

  • With our corporate affiliates.

  • When we believe in good faith that we are lawfully authorized or required to do so or that doing so is reasonably necessary or appropriate to comply with the law or legal processes or respond to lawful requests, including responding to lawful subpoenas, warrants or court orders.

  • To enforce our Privacy Policy, our Terms of Use, or our other policies or agreements.

  • In connection with, or during negotiations of, any merger, sale of company assets, financing or acquisition, or in any other situation where personal information may be disclosed or transferred as one of our business assets.

Accessing and modifying your personal information

You can access and modify certain profile information or delete content you have posted through our Services. You can either temporarily disable or permanently delete your account by sending us an email via
If you disable your account, we log you out of your account and cease sending you push notifications, but we will save your information in case you later decide to reactivate your account.
If you delete your account, we will permanently delete your account information and other data you have posted via the service. Please note that we will continue to store certain information for analytics purposes, but that information will not include your personal information such as name, email address, or telephone number. We will also retain any information as required by law.

Children’s privacy

Our Services are not directed to children under 13, and we do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If we learn that we have collected personal information of a child under 13, we will delete such information.

Personal information protection

We take reasonable measures to protect your personal information in an effort to prevent loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. Please be aware, however, that despite our efforts, no security measures are perfect or impenetrable and no method of data transmission can be guaranteed against any interception or other type of misuse.

How to contact us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or the Service, please send an email to

Changes to this policy

Angling iQ may modify or update this Privacy Policy from time to time, so please review it periodically. We may provide you additional forms of notice of modifications or updates as appropriate under the circumstances. Your continued use of Angling iQ or the Service after any modification to this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such modification.

Effective date: October 8, 2015