Privacy policy


This privacy policy is intended to provide you with an explanation of how we, qip , process personal data. We are very much aware of the importance, from the user’s perspective, of the sensitive handling of all of the personal data disclosed by him or her to us, and thus observe all of the relevant provisions of data privacy legislation. Given that the protection of your privacy is, as a matter of principle, of paramount importance to us, we consider compliance with the statutory regulations on data privacy to be a matter of course.


Responsible body/contact person

The responsible body within the meaning of the German data privacy legislation is invio UG, An der Technologiewerkstatt 1, 72461 Albstadt

Should you have any questions or suggestions regarding data privacy, please also feel free to contact us via email at the following address:


Personal data comprise all information relating to an identified or identifiable individual’s personal and material circumstances and includes, for example, such information and details as for example your name or also your email address.

Data collected

We collect personal information about you during the registration process, namely your name, your email address, and profile picture. We also process the content and usage data generated by you during the use of the app.

Intended uses

We only collect personal data voluntarily provided by you, for example as part of the registration process or in the context of the processing of your contractual relationship with our company, and then only to the extent and for the purposes indicated by you. In using qip, you consent to the application of our data privacy policy and to the collection, storing, use and disclosure of your data. We store this data on a particularly well-protected server in Germany, and only collect information relating to your identity where you expressly provide this to us.

Data protection

We have undertaken extensive technical and organizational measures to safeguard your data against possible dangers, such as unauthorized access or access, unauthorized disclosure, alteration or dissemination, as well as loss, destruction or misuse. In order to protect your personal data during the transmission from unauthorized access by third parties, we secure the data transfers using SSL encryption. It is a standardized encryption method for online services, especially for the web.

Web Analysis

We use analysis tools to determine the frequency of use and the number of users of our service.


The app uses the Flurry Analytics analysis of Flurry Inc., 282 2nd Street 202, San Francisco, CA 94105, United States ("Flurry"). Flurry allows us to analyze the stability of the app and its usage. This information is transferred to a Flurry server and stored there. The following technical data are collected via Flurry: terminal model, operating system, time stamp, app version, provider name, time and language settings, country code, time zone, network status, battery status and error reports.

If Flurry collects data relating to the individual terminal (MAC address, IMEI number, mobile identifier), these are deleted immediately after collection and replaced by a Flurry-specific code. This information is provided to qip in aggregated form. We do not evaluate personal data.

You can prevent data collection via Flurry by visiting the following Web site and following the instructions given there: For more information on compliance with Flurry's privacy, please visit


The app uses the Crashlytics service, which is part of the Twitter platform Fabric, to log crashes of the application. No personal data will be transmitted. Only crash messages are sent in real-time to simplify maintenance and improve the stability of the app. Crashlytics' privacy policy can be found here:


We use SendGrid, Inc., 1401 Walnut, Suite 500, Boulder, CO 80302, United States to send emails. We will send your email address to SendGrid. You can view the current data protection data on SendGrid and additional information on this website:

Information, revocation, deletion

You have the right at any time to receive free information about the data stored by us, to correct incorrect data and to request the deletion or blocking of your personal data. In addition, you have the right at any time to object to the further use of your personal data for the future. Please contact us:

Changes to this privacy policy

We reserve the right at any time to amend this privacy policy in compliance with the legal requirements.

Last updated: 24 July 2017