Effective Date: June 8, 2021
1. Personal Data We Collect
The following generally describes the type of Personal Data we may collect about you.
Information Provided by You. We collect information directly provided by you (which may be obtained from emails, registration, web forms or in other manners), including, without limitation:
This includes information provided at the time that you register for an account with us, participate in our contests, request support, sign up to receive notifications, submit a video, or in any other way take steps that require the submission of information.
If you choose to submit your information to us for any other reason in any other form (e.g., customer support requests, inquiry submissions, etc.), we will collect such information and use it for the purposes for which you submitted it and to improve the App and our services.
We may access your device's phonebook or contact list to gather information such as your friends' contact information in order to facilitate inviting your friends to join our App, but only if you have first given us your consent.
Technical Information. As you navigate through and interact with our App, we use automatic data collection technologies to collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions, and patterns, including:
Even if you do not submit Personal Data through the App, we gather navigational information about where visitors go on the App and information about the technical efficiencies of our App and services (i.e., the time the App was accessed, what content was accessed, etc.). This information allows us to see which areas of our App are most utilized and helps us better understand the user experience. In this process of gathering information, we may collect personally identifiable and non-personally identifiable information (for example, browser type and version, service provider and IP address, operating system, and date/time stamp). This helps us to improve our App and to deliver a better and more personalized service, including by enabling us to:
We may also create and use this navigational information to compile statistics about how our visitors collectively interact with our App. We may also maintain this information or associate it with Personal Data we collect in other ways or receive from third parties.
We also may use these technologies to collect information about your online activities over time and across third-party websites or other online services (behavioral tracking). Click here for information on how you can opt out of behavioral tracking on this App and how we respond to web browser signals and other mechanisms that enable consumers to exercise choice about behavioral tracking.
Social Media. We may monitor social media or review sites, and collect information posted on comments or reviews. When you post information on social media pages owned or controlled by us, we may collect information about your activities on those pages, including whether you visited or commented on the page, or provided a rating or review.
Customer Support. You may contact our customer support for assistance, such as getting information and advice regarding using our Site, etc. If you do so, we may ask you for information such as your name, email address, postal address and telephone number. We use this information to respond to your requests.
2. How We Collect Your Personal Data
We collect Personal Data in three primary ways:
We also may use various technologies to collect information about you, including:
3. How We Process Your Personal Data
In this section, we set out the purposes for which we use Personal Data that we collect and, in compliance with our obligations under the General Data Protection Regulation ("GDPR"), identify the legal bases on which we rely to process that Personal Data. These legal bases are set out in the GDPR. The GDPR allows companies to process personal data only when the processing is permitted under the following grounds:
Your Personal Data may be used for the following purposes on the following bases:
4. How We Use Automated Decision Making
5. Children's Information
We recognize the importance of children's safety and privacy. This Site is not directed to nor is it intended for individuals under the age of 16 located in the EEA (each a "Child", and collectively "Children") and we do not knowingly solicit or collect information from these Children. We do not request or collect any Personal Data from any Child in the EEA who we know to be under the age of 16. If you are under the age of 16, you should not register with, or provide information to us. If you are a parent of legal guardian or a Child under the 16 years of age and you believe a Child has provided us with Personal Data, please contact us at email@example.com.
If we become aware that a user of our App is a Child and has registered for our App or provided other Personal Data without providing appropriate consent, we will take all commercially reasonable steps to delete such information from our files and not to use such information for any purpose (except where necessary to protect the safety of the Child or others as required or allowed by law). We ask all parents and legal guardians to assist us in our efforts to comply with the GDPR by prohibiting children under the age of 16 from providing us with any of their Personal Data or using the App without parental oversight and assistance. If you have knowledge or become aware that a Child has submitted Personal Data to us, please contact us and we will remove that child's Personal Data from our files. If you are under the age of majority, you should use this website only with the involvement of a parent or legal guardian and should not submit any Personal Data to us.
8. What are Your Rights Related to Your Personal Data
You have the following rights in relation to your Personal Data:
Your exercise of these rights is subject to certain exemptions to safeguard the public interest (e.g. the prevention or detection of crime) and our interests (e.g. the maintenance of legal privilege).
Where your exercise of any of the rights above is dependent on our action, we will abide by our legal obligation to take reasonable measures to ascertain your identity and the legitimacy of your request, and may ask you to disclose to us any information necessary for that purpose. We will respond to legitimate requests usually within a month of our receipt of the request. Pursuant to any such requests, we may retain certain data necessary to prevent fraud or future abuse or as otherwise required or permitted by law, including to comply with legal obligations we are subject to, as well as to establish, exercise and defend our legal claims.
Further, we will use reasonable means to ensure that the Personal Data you provided us remains accurate. In order to assist us with this, you should notify us of any changes to the Personal Data you have provided to us.
To exercise of any of the rights above that are dependent on our action, you may contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by regular mail at:
9. Additional Choices Regarding Your Information
If you do not consent to the way in which we may use your information, please do not submit any information to us.
Opt-Out of Email Promotions. If you do not wish to receive emails about special offers and other promotions from us, click the unsubscribe link located in our emails.
Updating Your Information. We ask that you keep the Personal Data that you provide to us current and that you correct any information you have provided us by contacting us at email@example.com. You represent and warrant that all Personal Data you provide us is true and correct and relates to you and not to any other person.
You may also contact us, as provided below, to request review, correction or deletion of any Personal Data that you have provided to us. We reserve the right to retain an archive of such Personal Data for a commercially reasonable time to ensure that its deletion does not affect the integrity of our data; and we further reserve the right to retain an anonymous version of such information.
Please note we may not be able to delete your Personal Data except by also deleting your user account. We may also not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect.
How We Respond to "Do Not Track" Signals. Some web browsers have "Do Not Track" or similar features that allow you to tell each website you visit that you do not want your activities on that website tracked. We will abide by any "Do Not Track" signals. As described above, such technology may negatively affect the functionality of the App. To learn more about DNT signals, please see http://allaboutdnt.com.
Targeted Advertising. If you do not want us to use information that we collect or that you provide to us to deliver advertisements according to our advertisers' target-audience preferences, you can opt-out by contacting us as provided below.
We do not control third parties' collection or use of your information to serve interest-based advertising. However these third parties provide you with ways to choose not to have your information collected or used in this way, namely:
Please note that any opt-out choice you exercise will apply to interest-based advertising by the third parties you select, but will still allow the collection and use of data for other purposes, including research, analytics, and internal operations. You may continue to receive advertising, but that advertising may be less relevant to your interests.
To learn more about interest-based advertising or to "opt-out" of interest based advertising programs from participating companies visit www.networkadvertising.org, www.aboutads.info/choices/, http://youradchoices.ca, or http://www.youronlinechoices.eu.
Depending on your device and its operating system, you may also be able to choose to prevent your device's ad identifier being used for interest-based advertising or reset your device's ad identifier by changing the settings of your device.
10. Right to Lodge a Complaint
The General Data Protection Regulation gives you the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, in particular in the European Union (or EEA) state where you work, normally live or where any alleged infringement of data protection laws occurred.
11. Right to Lodge a Complaint
We are a United States company that utilizes service providers located in the United States and other countries. Therefore, when you use our Site, your information may be transferred to, stored, or processed outside of the country in which you reside and may be maintained on servers and systems located within the United States or other countries. The data protection laws in the United States and those other countries might not be as strict as those in your country.
BY USING OUR SITE AND/OR SUBMITTING INFORMATION TO US, YOU SPECIFICALLY CONSENT TO THE TRANSFER OF YOUR INFORMATION TO THE UNITED STATES AND THOSE OTHER COUNTRIES AND THE FACILITIES AND SERVERS UTILIZED BY US AND THOSE WITH WHOM WE MAY SHARE YOUR INFORMATION.
12. How We Protect Your Information
It is entirely your choice whether or not you provide Personal Data to us. We have put in place physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to attempt to safeguard and help prevent unauthorized access, use, modification and disclosure and maintain data security, and correctly use the Personal Data collected through the App. We take, or obligate applicable third parties to take, reasonable precautions to protect our users' Personal Data against loss, misuse, unauthorized disclosure, alteration, and destruction. However, no transmission of data over the Internet or any wireless network or stored and utilized for business purposes can be guaranteed to be 100% secure, and no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. As a result, while we strive to protect your information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information we received, store or other utilize. Therefore, we advise you that if you provide us with your information you do so at your own risk.
If you believe your Personal Data is being improperly used by us or any third party, please immediately notify us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
13. How Long We Store Your Personal Data
We shall store your Personal Data based on business needs and legal requirements. We retain your Personal Data for as long as is necessary for the processing purpose(s) for which the information was collected, and any other permissible, related purpose. For example, we may retain certain Personal Data to comply with regulatory requirements regarding the retention of such data. When Personal Data is no longer needed, we securely destroy the data.
15. How to Contact Us