The Joy of Mechanics

Privacy Policy


This privacy policy governs your use of Oris’s "The Joy of Mechanics". This is an app. Download it for free or play it directly in your browser. When you have played the game, you can register to take part in a competition and/or subscribe to the Oris newsletter. These terms apply until 30 November 2022, 24:00 CET.

Information provided by you

Oris SA will receive the information you provide when you enter the competition. Participation in the competition is not mandatory in order to play the game. When registering, you must provide your first and last name, your e-mail address and your country. The language in which you play the game is saved for this purpose. We use this information to conduct the competition.

Automatically collected information

The app may automatically collect certain information, such as the type of mobile device used, the operating system, the generated ID and the score achieved, or app crash reports.

Does the app collect accurate device location information in real time?

This app does not collect accurate information about the location of your mobile device.

Does the app have special requirements in order to function properly?

The app requires an Internet connection. The transmission of information in real time to “The Joy of Mechanics” is absolutely essential.

Data Retention Policy, managing your information

We will retain the data you provide for as long as you use the app and for a reasonable period of time thereafter. Automatically collected information and aggregated data are also retained by us.

If you would like us to delete the data you have provided (first name, last name, e-mail address) that you have provided via the app, please contact us at: Oris SA, Ribigasse 1, 4434 Hölstein, Switzerland, or via

Please note that some of the data you provide is required for the app to work properly.


It is very important to us to maintain the confidentiality of your data at all times. We take physical, electronic and procedural security precautions to protect the data we process.

For example, we restrict access to this information to authorised employees and contractors who need it to operate, develop or improve our app.

Please note that while we strive to take appropriate security precautions for the data we process, no security system can prevent all potential security breaches.


This Privacy Policy may be updated from time to time. You can find the latest version on this page. We recommend that you consult this Privacy Policy on a regular basis with regard to amendments, as you will be deemed to have agreed to all amendments if you continue to use this app.

Your consent

By using the app, you consent to the processing of your data as set out in this Privacy Policy. Your data will be transferred to Oris SA and processed and stored by that company.

Your rights

You can easily stop the collection of information by the app by not using the app, not entering the competition, or uninstalling the app.

You may revoke your consent to the processing of your data with effect for the future at any time by contacting us by e-mail or post.

You may at any time request information about the personal data stored about you and the purpose of its storage.

Furthermore, within the framework of the statutory provisions, you have the right to have your data corrected, blocked and deleted. For the assertion of your rights and other questions, please write to the following address: Oris SA, Ribigasse 1, 4434 Hölstein, Switzerland, or contact the company via

Contact us

If you have any questions about our Privacy Policy, please write to us at