www.myowncookbook.net Website and My Own Cookbook iOS/Android Application Privacy Policy

This privacy policy governs your use of a software application My Own Cookbook ("Application") on a mobile device and website ("Website") www.myowncookbook.net that are created by Mirtella Oy.

Your privacy is important to us. We have one fundamental principle: we do not ask for your personal information. In other words, we do not collect information such as your name, address, phone number, or email address.

This Privacy Policy is based on the one at http://automattic.com/privacy/ - thanks very much to the kind people at WordPress.com for allowing the world to re-use their content via a Creative Commons Attribution Sharealike license. Naturally, this policy is also under the same license.

This privacy policy specifically relates to the www.myowncookbook.net website and the My Own Cookbook iOS/Android applications. It is our policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites and applications.

Website Visitors and iOS/Android Application Users

Like most website and app operators, we collect non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request.

Our purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how our visitors and customers use its products. From time to time, we may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its services.


Our Website does not use cookies.

Aggregated Statistics

We may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to our Website and users of our iOS/Android Applications. For instance, we will monitor usage of meditations. We may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, we do not disclose personally-identifying information as we do not collect it.


Our iOS/Android Applications or Website do not collect precise information about the location of your mobile device.

The iOS Applications are supported via advertising

Our iOS Applications use Apple iAd service.

There are two opt-out options for users of this application:


We do not use the Application to knowingly solicit data from or market to children under the age of 13.

Facebook and Dropbox

With our iOS/Android application you can share your content, recipes, and shopping lists, via Facebook or Dropbox services. The recipes and shopping lists do not contain any personal infomation other than what you have written.

Contact us

If you have any questions regarding privacy while using the Application or Website, or have questions about our practices, please contact us via email at info@myowncookbook.net.

This privacy policy was last updated on Thu 20th February 2014. Our privacy policy may change from time to time. If we make any major changes to our policies, we will place a prominent notice on our Website.