Our Privacy & Cookie Policy

Gobuya takes your privacy seriously. Please read the following to learn more about our privacy policy.

Gobuya ("Gobuya" or "we" or "us" or “Website” or "site" or "our" or "app" or "webapp") is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. We appreciate your use of our websites and mobile sites, apps and related services (collectively known as the "Services," or, each individually, a "Service"). By using Gobuya, you agree to abide and bound by this Privacy Policy, which may be modified or updated from time to time. Please read the information below to learn more about our privacy policy guidelines. Since this is a website in progress with continual additions and expansions, and because Internet technologies are constantly evolving, these guidelines are subject to change. Use of Gobuya is also subject to our .

1.    Cookies

A cookie is a small piece of text sent to your browser by a website you visit. It helps the website to remember information about your visit, like your preferred language and other settings. That can make your next visit easier and the site more useful to you. Cookies play an important role. By using Gobuya, you agree that we and our partners may set cookies for non-personalized advertising and to analyse our traffic. IP address anonymization is activated in Google Analytics.

There are different types of cookies in use, which are explained below.

Functionality & Strictly necessary cookies - Gobuya uses these cookies to store information such as your preferred settings when you visit our site. These cookies make the interaction between our users and Gobuya faster and easier. For example, We may place cookies to save your personalized Gobuya start page.

Google Analytics Cookies - Anonymous Traffic data are generated when your computer connects to the internet and to Gobuya. These data may be used for statistical purposes to analyse the traffic (most and least-viewed pages, activity per day and hour, etc.). Traffic data are always processed anonymously. Gobuya uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”), to collect these anonymous traffic data. Google Analytics uses “cookies” to help us analyze how users use our site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Gobuya will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage.

- Traffic data is encrypted and processed anonymously. (IP address anonymization is activated in Google Analytics.)
- 'Data sharing' with other Google services is turned off.
- 'Advertising features' are disabled.
- 'Remarketing features' are disabled.

Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. If you don’t want Analytics to be used in your browser, you can. Learn more about

Advertising & Third Party cookies - We use Google Adsense cookies to serve non-personalized ads. Theis used by Google in the ads served on the websites of its partners, such as websites displaying AdSense ads or participating in Google certified ad networks. Read how Google uses information from sites or apps that use Google service.

We only show Non-personalized ads. Non-personalized ads are ads that are not based on a user’s past behavior. They are targeted using contextual information. Google disallows all interest-based audience targeting, including demographic targeting and user list targeting. Although non-personalized ads don’t use cookies or mobile ad identifiers for ad targeting, they do still use cookies or mobile ad identifiers for frequency capping, aggregated ad reporting, and to combat fraud and abuse.

Most Internet browsers automatically accept cookies. You can choose to disable or selectively turn off our cookies or third-party cookies in your browser settings. However, this can affect how you are able to interact with our site as well as other websites. You may suppress cookies after your visit or configure your internet browser to prevent them. However, you should be aware that in this event your preferences will be lost. Find instructions for popular browsers below.

2.    Advertisement

Gobuya uses third party advertisements on Gobuya to support our web site. As a web directory and start page, and as an advertising publisher, you will find various links on our site, including but not limited to sponsored search results and sponsored listings. These sites are owned and maintained by independent companies, over which Gobuya has no control, and who are not covered by this privacy policy. Gobuya is not liable or responsible for the content of these sites, or their collection of information and its use. Please note that this privacy policy applies only to the Gobuya.co.uk website and the. Real time search suggestions on Gobuya may consist of affiliate links. (Gobuya Powersearch) These search results may contain tracking URLs to identify clicks from the search results page or to provide more relevant advertising in the future. You will find various links on our site which are sponsored or affiliate listings. If someone clicks on an affiliate link, they may notice additional information in the website address; e.g. awin1.com. This information will briefly show in the address bar before arriving at the retailer’s site. This is called the domain of an affiliate network, an intermediary company who manage the relationship between this website and a retailer. When you click directly through to the retailer’s website via an affiliate link, and you buy something, this website earns a referral payment.

We use Google Adsense cookies to serve non-personalized ads. The is used by Google in the ads served on the websites of its partners, such as websites displaying AdSense ads or participating in Google certified ad networks. Read how Google uses information from sites or apps that use Google

3.    Application cache

Every Web browser has a built-in cache that stores recently visited Web pages. This means the same pages and assets will load faster the next time the browser returns. It enables the browser to make all cached resources available in offline mode. Our website and our mobile site uses HTML5 application cache. By the use of application data cache we can enable our website to run without an internet connection and improve the performance of the application by enabling faster loading of content. You can choose to remove your browser's cache in your browser settings. Clearing your browser’s cache and cookies means that website settings will be deleted and our website and especially our mobile site might appear to be a little slower because all of the images have to be loaded again.

4.    Personal Information

You do not need to open an account and provide us with personally identifiable information to use Gobuya. If we collect and process any contact information (email correspondence) we use it in a fair and lawful manner and in respect of your rights.

We will never share your contact information with third parties. Please be aware that we may provide your personal information if we are required to do so by law or compelled by a court of law.  In case of any violation of our Terms of Service, Gobuya reserves the right to block you from accessing the site as well as to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any law, regulation, governmental request or partner request, at it sole discretion.

Gobuya has a legitimate interest in communicating with its public and receiving feedback about its services. Gobuya is therefore happy to offer you the opportunity to provide this feedback or to communicate with Gobuya in any other way. For this, Gobuya necessarily processes the following personal data:

- Your name
- Your email address

Personal data that you have provided via the contact form or otherwise will be retained for a maximum of two (2) years after the last contact.

We collect information about how you use our apps, webapps and websites. It includes:

- IP address
- Type of browser and device
- Webpage that led you to Gobuya
- Search terms entered into a search engine which lead you to Gobuya
- Your device (manufacturer, model, IP address)
- Language setting of device
- Country setting of device
- Use and navigation of our websites and apps (collected through cookies and similar technologies)
We collect device-specific information when you install our Android app, access, or use our websites or services. This includes information such as hardware model, operating system information, browser information, IP address, mobile network information including device identifiers. We collect service-related, diagnostic, and performance information. This includes information about your activity (such as how you use our Services, how you interact with others using our Services, and the like), log files, and diagnostic, crash, website, and performance logs and reports. If you have installed the Gobuya android app, you can also remove it again.

5.   Search Features

Gobuya provides various search features, such as real time search suggestions as you type a search query. When you conduct a search we collect information from your experience, such as your search queries. Gobuya may base suggestions on aggregated searches across all users. A variety of third party providers help power Gobuya search and sponsored search services. We may share your search query, IP address, and other depersonalized information from your web browser with these search partners. These third party providers may use this information, as well as your search results clicks, to provide more relevant advertising and search results for search product improvement, research and analysis, and to help detect and defend against fraudulent activity on sponsored or contextual search results. As a web directory and search engine, and as an advertising publisher, you will find various links on our site, including but not limited to sponsored search results and sponsored listings.

6.    Links to other sites

Although Gobuya provides numerous links to web sites, Gobuya has no control over any of the sites we feature anywhere on the site. Featured sites on Gobuya may use cookies of their own or other files on your computer, collect data or solicit personally identifiable information from you. Other sites comply with different rules regarding the use or disclosure of the personally identifiable information submitted to them by users. Please consult the privacy policies and / or statements of the other web sites you visit.

7.    Remove Gobuya as homepage

Gobuya won't change your homepage settings without your permission. Gobuya is a website which can be set as a homepage in your browser manually, meaning you can also remove it fairly easy. If you do not wish to use Gobuya, or simply do not want Gobuya as your browser's start page, you can change your desired homepage within your browser's settings. Select your browser below for general instructions to learn how to change your homepage. When you follow the steps, you can select any site you want as your homepage.

8.    Delete our App / Webapp

If you have installed the, you can also remove it again. Visit thefor detailed instructions. You can also simply visit our apps's page in the Google Play Store and click 'uninstall'.

You can also visit the Settings menu in your android device:

1. Open Settings on your device.
2. Tap on Apps or Application manager.
3. Tap on the app you want to remove. You may need to scroll to find the right one.
4. Tap Uninstall.

It is also possible to just open up the app drawer / homescreen where all of your apps are located, tap and hold on the one you want to remove, and drag it to the Uninstall section that you’ll see on the screen. The final step is just to tap on OK when the window asks you if you want to uninstall the app.

9.  Security

We maintain a level of security at all times in the processing of data and personal data that is appropriate to prevent unauthorized access to, modification, disclosure or loss of data and personal data. This includes both technical and organizational measures (such as encryption of data, access control to our locations, and a limited group of employees who have access to the data, pseudonymization of data, anonymization of data, etc.).

10.   Contact & Company Information

Gobuya is operated by Atlas Internet B.V. Atlas Internet B.V. is registered with the Dutch Chamber of Commerce under number 60529911.

The company’s contact information is:

Last modified: August 8, 2019