We may collect information about you in a variety of ways. The information we may collect via the Application depends on the content and materials you use, and includes:
Demographic and other personally identifiable information (such as your name and email address) that you voluntarily give to us when choosing to participate in various activities related to the Application, such as chat, posting messages in comment sections or in our forums, liking posts, sending feedback, and responding to surveys. If you choose to share data about yourself via your profile, online chat, or other interactive areas of the Application, please be advised that all data you disclose in these areas is public and your data will be accessible to anyone who accesses the Application.
Information our servers automatically collect when you access the Application, such as your native actions that are integral to the Application, including liking, re-blogging, or replying to a post, as well as other interactions with the Application and other users via server log files.
We may request access to location-based information from your mobile device. Personal location data is collected for the purposes of Synced's core functionality (discovering nearby marks) and is only collected following informed consent from the user prior to each Synced function (foreground location search, background Ambient mode). Personal location data is transmitted over HTTPS, and is deleted within 30 days. We never share your location data with third parties beyond our server hosting providers.
Location data we hold can also be manually seen and cleared on the app, by going to the privacy settings. If you wish to change our access or permissions, you may do so in your device’s settings.
We may request to send you push notifications regarding your account or the Application. If you wish to opt-out from receiving these types of communications, you may turn them off in your device’s settings.
We use your information to provide the best service possible on the application and for any legal requirements. This may also include:
Assist law enforcement and respond to warrant.Create and manage your account. Delivering newsletters and other information regarding promotions and the Application to you. Email you regarding your account or order. Enable user-to-user communications. Fulfill and manage purchases, orders, payments, and other transactions related to the Application. Generate a personal profile about you to make future visits to the Application more personalized. Increase the efficiency and operation of the Application. Monitor and analyze usage and trends to improve your experience with the Application. Notify you of updates to the Application. Perform other business activities as needed. Prevent fraudulent transactions, monitor against theft, and protect against criminal activity. Process payments and refunds. Request feedback and contact you about your use of the Application. Resolve disputes and troubleshoot problems. Respond to product and customer service requests. Send you a newsletter. Solicit support for the Application.
We may share information we have collected about you in certain situations. Your information may be disclosed as follows:
If we believe the release of information about you is necessary to respond to legal process, to investigate or remedy potential violations of our policies, or to protect the rights, property, and safety of others, we may share your information as permitted or required by any applicable law, rule, or regulation. This includes exchanging information with other entities for fraud protection and credit risk reduction.
We may share your information with third parties that perform services for us or on our behalf, including payment processing, data analysis, email delivery, hosting services, customer service, and marketing assistance.
If you interact with other users of the Application, those users may see your name, profile photo, and descriptions of your activity, including sending invitations to other users, chatting with other users, liking posts, following blogs.
When you post comments, contributions or other content to the Applications, your posts may be viewed by all users and may be publicly distributed outside the Application in perpetuity
We are not responsible for the actions of third parties with whom you share personal or sensitive data, and we have no authority to manage or control third-party solicitations. If you no longer wish to receive correspondence, emails or other communications from third parties, you are responsible for contacting the third party directly.
We use administrative, technical, and physical security measures to help protect your personal information. While we have taken reasonable steps to secure the personal information you provide to us, please be aware that despite our efforts, no security measures are perfect or impenetrable, and no method of data transmission can be guaranteed against any interception or other type of misuse. Any information disclosed online is vulnerable to interception and misuse by unauthorized parties. Therefore, we cannot guarantee complete security if you provide personal information.
We do not knowingly solicit information from or market to children under the age of 13. If you become aware of any data we have collected from children under age 13, please contact us using the contact information provided below.
You may at any time review or change the information in your account by:
Logging into your account settings and updating your account, or contacting us using the contact information provided below