TinyApp is a service developed and maintained by HelsinkiNYC International Ltd designed for the activity planning and evaluation of kindergartens, after school clubs and schools, documentation of the child's knowledge and learning, and communication with families.
TinyApp processes the collected personal data with due care and in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations.
TinyApp’s Contact details
Name: HelsinkiNYC International Oy
Company ID in the Finnish Trade Register: 2546069-5
Correspondence address: Lapinlahdenkatu 16, 00100 Helsinki, Finland
What types of data we collect
We collect two types of information from the users of our Application (“Users”): (i) User Data; and (ii) Technical Data. Although we do not normally use Technical Data to identify individuals, sometimes individuals can be recognized from it. In such situations, Technical Data can also be considered personal data under applicable laws.
We may collect and process the following User Data from Users: (i) first and last name; (ii) contact details, (iii) e-mail address, (iv) other personal data Users provide themselves, including pictures, for example when creating a profile, (v) information that Users provide when rating our services or giving feedback on our services, (vi) other data on Users which the User enters to the Application.
TinyApp collects User Data solely in connection with the use of TinyApp’s Application.
We and/or our authorized third party service providers, may automatically collect Technical Data when Users visit or interact with our Application. If you’re logged in to our Application, some of the following information could be associated with your account:
Your IP or proxy server IP
Basic domain information
Your Internet service provider is sometimes captured depending on the configuration of your ISP connection
Your device and operating system information
The date and time of your visit to the Application
The length of your session
The parts of the Application you have accessed
The number of times you access our Application
Cookies in TinyApp website
Our Application uses Google Analytics and other web analytics services to compile reports on visitor usage and to help us improve our sites and services. For an overview of Google Analytics, please visit It is possible to opt-out of Google Analytics with this browser add-on tool:
How is personal data collected?
We collect User Data solely if it is directly provided to us by the User.
If you choose not to provide personal data, we may not be able to provide you with our services and you may not be able to access the full range of features available through our Application.
How do we use personal data?
We may use personal data to:
Operate the Application and provide you with services as described in the Application
Customize our services and websites
Carry out technical analyses to determine how to improve the Application and services we provide
Update you with operational news and information about our Application and services, such as notifying you about changes to our Application, website disruptions or security updates
Monitor activity on the Application
Manage our relationship with you by e.g. responding to comments or queries submitted on the Application, or by asking for your feedback
Users shall be liable for the data and content they submit to the Application. Users shall be liable to ensure that they are entitled to submit the data to the Application.
When may we disclose personal data?
We only share personal data within the organisation of TinyApp if and as far as reasonably necessary to perform and develop our services.
We do not share personal data with third parties outside of TinyApp’s organization unless one of the following circumstances applies:
For legal reasons
We may share personal data with third parties outside TinyApp’s organization if we have a good-faith belief that access to and use of the personal data is reasonably necessary to: (i) meet any applicable law, regulation, and/or court order; (ii) detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues; and/or (iii) protect the interests, properties or safety of TinyApp, our users or the public in accordance with the law. When possible, we will inform Users about such transfer and processing.
For other legitimate reasons
With explicit consent
We may share personal data with third parties outside TinyApp’s organization for other reasons than the one mentioned before, when we have the data subject’s explicit consent to do so. The data subject has the right to withdraw this consent at all times.
Aggregate or anonymous information about you may be shared with advertisers, publishers, business partners, and other third parties.
Transfers outside Europe
We do not regularly transfer our users' personal data from our register outside the EU and the EEA. However, we may transfer personal information outside the EU or the European Economic Area when our affiliate partner is located outside these areas. In these cases, we will take appropriate safeguards to ensure the rights and freedoms of the data subjects in accordance with applicable data protection laws, such as the EU General Data Protection Regulation (679/2016).
The transfer of personal data outside the European Union or the European Economic Area will always take place on any of the following legitimate grounds:
The European Commission has decided that an adequate level of data protection is ensured in the recipient country;
TinyApp has taken appropriate safeguards to transfer personal data using standard data protection clauses approved by the European Commission. The registrant then has the right to obtain a copy of these standard terms by contacting us at ; or
The data subject has expressly consented to the transfer of his or her personal data, or there is another legitimate reason for the transfer of the personal data.
Purposes and legitimate grounds for the processing
There are several purposes for the processing of personal data by TinyApp:
To provide our services and carry out contractual obligations
TinyApp processes personal data in the first place to be able to deliver services via Application to its customers and Users and to run, maintain and develop TinyApp’s business. TinyApp uses personal data in order to conduct its contractual obligations. TinyApp uses the data for example to offer essential functionalities of the Application. If Users contact our customer service, we will use the provided information in order to answer questions or solve complaints.
For customer communication
TinyApp may process personal data to contact customers and Users regarding our services and to inform customers and Users of changes to our services and products. Data may also be used for research and analysis to improve our services and websites.
For quality improvement and trend analysis
TinyApp may process information about the use of the services to improve the quality of our services e.g. by analyzing any trends in the use of our services. When possible, we will do this using only aggregated, non-personally identifiable data.
Legitimate grounds for processing
TinyApp processes personal data to perform our contractual obligations and to comply with legal obligations. Furthermore, we process personal data to pursue our legitimate interest to maintain and develop our businesses.
How do we store personal data?
We store personal data on secure servers that are managed by us and our service providers. Personal data that we store are subject to security and access controls, including username and password authentication as well as data encryption where appropriate. However, please remember that no method of transmission over the Internet or method of electronic storage is completely secure. We will use the best possible methods to protect personal data.
TinyApp does not store personal data longer than is legally permitted and necessary for the purposes of providing our services. The storage period depends on the nature of the information and the purposes of the processing. The maximum period may, therefore, vary per use. In general, TinyApp deletes all personal data of Users when the relevant user relationship ends and when TinyApp when the User no longer uses the Application.
How can you access your personal data?
You can access some of the collected personal data by logging into your account. You also have the right to make a request to access other information we hold about you and to request corrections of any errors in that information, as set out below. To make an access or correction request, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Data Subjects’ rights
Right to access
TinyApp offers access for the data subjects to the personal data we process. This means that the data subject may contact us and we will inform what personal data we have collected and processed regarding the said data subject and the purposes such data are used for.
Right to correct
Data subjects have the right to have incorrect/imprecise, incomplete, outdated, or unnecessary personal data we have stored about the data subject corrected or completed by contacting us.
Right to deletion
Data subjects may also ask us to delete the data subject’s personal data from our systems. We will comply with such request unless we have a legitimate ground to not delete the data. After the data has been deleted, we may not immediately be able to delete all residual copies from our active servers and backup systems. Such copies shall be deleted as soon as reasonably possible.
Right to object
Data subjects may object to certain use of personal data if such data are processed for other purposes than purposes necessary for the performance of our services or for compliance with a legal obligation. Data subjects may also object any further processing of personal data after prior given consent. If data subject objects to the further processing of personal data, this may lead to fewer possibilities to use our services.
Data subjects have the right to prohibit us from using data subject’s personal data for direct marketing purposes, market research and profiling by contacting us.
Right to restriction of processing
Data subject may request us to restrict processing of certain personal data, this may however lead to fewer possibilities to use our website and services.
Right to data portability
Data subjects have the right to receive personal data from us in a structured, commonly used format.
How to use the rights
These rights may be used by sending a letter or e-mail to us on the addresses set out above, including the following information: name, address, phone number and a copy of a valid ID. We may request the provision of additional information necessary to confirm the identity of the data subject. We may reject requests that are unreasonably repetitive, excessive or manifestly unfounded. In case data subject considers our processing activities of personal data to be inconsistent with the applicable data protection laws, a complaint may be lodged with the local supervisory authority for data protection.
Information you make public or give to others
If you make personal data available to other people, we don’t control or accept responsibility for the way that information is used or managed. Before making any information publicly available or giving your information to anyone else, think carefully.
When do we need to update this policy?
How can you contact us?
If you have any questions about our privacy practices, please contact us at email@example.com.