Collecting user data
Data collected into the server log about an individual visitor to the Vilkku bikes’ website comprise IP address, time of visit and the search performed. In connection with some of the searches other information may also be collected. The user cannot be identified by mere cookies or other technologies, and our website does not identify, for example, the user’s email address. The City of Kuopio does not disclose data collected on the users to a third party.
Prevention of cookies
If a user visiting kaupunkipyorat.kuopio.fi website does not want the City of Kuopio to collect the aforementioned information with the help of cookies, most browsers allow disabling of cookies. This can be done, for example, by going to the browser’s ”Internet options” and clicking ”Privacy”.
It should be remembered that cookies may be necessary to deliver the full features of some pages and services.
Using location data
A part of the kaupunkipyorat.kuopio.fi web service content (for example map features) is adaptive adjusting the content of service to the location data of, for example, a mobile device. This type of service is based on user location. However, the user may choose whether they want to allow location tracking to be used by the web service. The service can be used also without an automatic location tracking of the user.