To make sure that you have received backers’ consent to be appended to an off-site newsletter, we suggest one of the following:
Put a simple yes/no question to your reward survey, asking your backers if they consent to being added to an off-site newsletter.
Post an update with a link for backers to directly sign-up to your off-site newsletter. In addition, the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) provides citizens or residents of the European Economic Area (EEA) with certain rights over their personal data, including a right to access, correct, delete, and restrict processing of their data and requires a “lawful basis” for collecting and retaining their personal information. Any successful project on gadgetany may have backers that are EEA residents and handling of their backer information would be subject to GDPR.
All creators should be ready to respond to backer requests to provide or delete their personal info stored or used off of gadgetany site, comprising copies of backer surveys you’ve downloaded from the creator dashboard. We also encourage creators to evaluate and analyze the GDPR rules and consider consulting with a lawyer for proper guidance on how these rules and other applicable data privacy rules and regulations could directly impact them.
Can gadgetany be used to fund anything?
Gadgetany is a place to translate creative ideas into reality, and find support for your project. Projects are started on gadgetany to create something innovative; whether it be recording an album, publishing a comic, making a gadget, filming a ...
What does the ‘About the creator’ section deal about?
The “About the creator” section will show some fundamental information about yourself, a big chunk of such details can also be found on your public profile page: - Profile name - Location - Biography - Last login date - Facebook connection status - ...
Who can use Gadgetany?
GadgetAny is open to backers globally. Anyone from any part of the world can pledge to a project if they own a major credit or debit card. Project creation is currently available to individuals in the Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, ...
What content are prohibited on GadgetAny?
Prohibited Items We prohibit projects that are illegal, heavily regulated, or potentially dangerous for backers, as well as rewards that the creator did not make. Any item claiming to detect, cure, treat, or stop an illness or condition (whether via ...
What will you do with demographic info?
We’ll only use your information in line with our efforts for making the GadgetAny platform reliable and available to all. We analyze the data from the survey at a large scale in a de-identified way to track demographic trends and identify methods and ...