What information do we collect?
When registering on our web site, you may be asked to entre information; the data that we collect depends upon the services and features that you use, and include the following:
Name and contact data
We collect your first name and your surname, your business email address, business mobile number. We do not collect any personal data such as age, gender, country and preferred language.
We collect data about your location, which can be either precise or imprecise. Precise location data can be Global Positioning System (GPS) data, as well as data identifying nearby mobile phone masts and WIFI hotspots that can collect when you enable location based data or features. Imprecise location data includes, for example, a location derived from your IP address or data that indicates where you are located less with precision, such as at city or postcode level.
How we use Personal data
Microsoft collects data to operate effectively and provide you with the best experiences from our tracking services. You provide some of this data directly, such as when you create a Microsoft account or contact us for support.
Microsoft uses the data we collect to provide you with the services we offer, which includes using data to improve and personalise your experiences. We may also use the data to communicate with you, for example informing you about your account, security updates and product information.
Any information we collect from you made be used in one of the following ways:
To personalise your experience, your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs.
To improve our web site, we continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you.
To improve customer service, your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs.
With Microsoft account, you can sign into Microsoft services, as well as third-part services. Signing into your account can enable you improved personalisation, provide seamless and consistent experiences across services and devices, and help you access and use cloud data storage and other enhanced features and settings.