Effective Date: March 16, 2016
Last Updated Date: August 24, 2017
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information we obtain through the METHINKS mobile application (the “App”). All other terms not defined herein will have the meanings set forth in the EULA.
“Personal Information” means information that alone or when in combination with other information may be used to readily identify, contact, or locate you, such as: name, address, email address, or phone number. We do not consider Personal Information to include information that has been anonymized so that it does not allow a third party to easily identify a specific individual.
THE APP COLLECTS YOUR INFORMATION
We collect Personal Information when you:
• register and log in with social networking credentials;
• use the App; and
• communicate with us.
We also collect information, such as anonymous usage statistics, by using cookies, server logs, and other similar technology as you use the App.
Personal Information Collection. You must register to use the App using Facebook. We collect Personal Information, such as your name, profile picture, and any other information you have made publicly available, from Facebook when you log in.
Using the App. We collect information you post through the App. For example, when you interact with other Users by Posting User Content, the App will collect the information you provide in such submissions, including any Personal Information.
Customer Support. We may collect Personal Information through your communications with our customer-support team. Location Information from Your Mobile Device. We may collect and store your location information if you enable your mobile device to send it to us. Collection of this information may improve the provision of the App.
Cookies, Automatic Data Collection, and Related Technologies. The App collects and stores information that is generated automatically as you use it, including your preferences and anonymous usage statistics.
When you visit the App, we and our third-party service providers receive and record information on our server logs from your browser, including your IP address, and from cookies and similar technology. Cookies are small text files placed in visitors’ computer browsers to store their preferences. Most browsers allow you to block and delete cookies. However, if you do that, the App may not work properly.
By using the App, you are authorizing us to gather, parse, and retain data related to the provision of the App.
HOW METHINKS USES YOUR INFORMATION
We use Personal Information to
• facilitate and improve our services; and
• communicate with you.
We may use aggregate information for any purpose, including for marketing purposes.
Internal and Service-Related Usage. We use information, including Personal Information, for internal and service-related purposes only and may provide it to third parties to allow us to facilitate the App. We may use and retain any data we collect to provide and improve our services.
Communications. We may send email to the email address you provide to us to verify your account and for informational and operational purposes, such as account management, customer service, or system maintenance.
Marketing. We may use information, including Personal Information, to provide online advertising on the App and to facilitate transmittal of information that may be useful, relevant, valuable or otherwise of interest to you.
Aggregate Data. We may anonymize and aggregate data collected through the App and use it for any purpose.
METHINKS MAY DISCLOSE YOUR INFORMATION
We may share your information:
• with our third-party service providers;
• to comply with legal obligations;
• to protect and defend our rights and property; and
• with your permission.
We Use Vendors and Service Providers. We may share any information we receive with vendors and service providers retained in connection with the provision of the App.
Displaying to Other Users. The content you post to the App may be displayed on the App. Your Friends will be able to see your photographs and Messages. We are not responsible for privacy practices of the other Users who will view and use the posted information.
Social Networking and Other Websites. The App may allow you to share information, including Personal Information, with social networking websites, such as Facebook. We do not share your Personal Information with them unless you direct the App to share it. Their use of the information will be governed by their privacy policies, and you may be able to modify your privacy settings on their websites.
Marketing. We may allow access to other data collected by the App to enable the delivery of online advertising on this website, or otherwise facilitate transmittal of information that may be useful, relevant, valuable or otherwise of interest to you.
As Required By Law and Similar Disclosures. We may access, preserve, and disclose your Personal Information, other account information, and content if we believe doing so is required or appropriate to: comply with law enforcement requests and legal process, such as a court order or subpoena; respond to your requests; or protect yours’, ours’ or others’ rights, property, or safety.
We may also disclose your Personal Information with your permission.
SECURITY OF YOUR INFORMATION
By using the App or providing Personal Information to us, you agree that we may communicate with you electronically regarding security, privacy, and administrative issues relating to your use of the App. If we learn of a security system’s breach, we may attempt to notify you electronically by posting a notice on the App or sending an e-mail to you. You may have a legal right to receive this notice in writing. To receive free written notice of a security breach (or to withdraw your consent from receiving electronic notice), please notify us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We do not knowingly collect information from children under 13 and we do not want it. We will take steps to delete it if we learn we have collected it.
We do not knowingly collect, maintain, or use Personal Information from children under 13 years of age, and no part of the APP is directed to children under the age of 13. If you learn that your child has provided us with Personal Information without your consent, you may alert us at email@example.com. If we learn that we have collected any Personal Information from children under 13, we will promptly take steps to delete such information and terminate the child’s account.
By using the App, you will transfer data to the United States.
If you are visiting from the European Union or other regions with laws governing data collection and use, please note that you are agreeing to the transfer of your information to the United States and processing globally. By providing your information you consent to any transfer and processing in accordance with this Policy.
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methinks Technologies Inc.
137 Forest Ave
Palo Alto, CA 94301