Date : September 20th 2017
There are many different ways you can use our services – to search for and share information, to communicate with other people or to create new content. When you share information with us, for example by creating a Smart Mob Account, we can make those services even better – to help you connect with people or to make sharing with others quicker and easier. As you use our services, we want you to be clear how we’re using information and the ways in which you can protect your privacy.
What information we collect and why.
How we use that information.
We’ve tried to keep it as simple as possible, but if you’re not familiar with terms like cookies, IP addresses, pixel tags and browsers, then read about these key terms first. Your privacy matters to Smart Mob so whether you are new to Smart Mob or a long-time user, please do take the time to get to know our practices – and if you have any questions contact us.
Information we collect
We collect information to provide better services to all of our users – like which language you speak or wich country you're from.
We collect information in the following ways:
- Information you give us. For example, our service require you to sign up for a Smart Mob Account. When you do, we’ll ask for personal information coming from Facebook, like your name, email address or telephone number to store with your account. If you want to take full advantage of the sharing features we offer, we might also ask you to create a publicly visible Smart Mob Profile, which may include your name and photo.
- Information we get from your use of our services. We collect information about the services that you use and how you use them. This information includes:
- Device information
We collect device-specific information (such as your hardware model, operating system version, unique device identifiers, and mobile network information including phone number). Smart Mob may associate your device identifiers or phone number with your Smart Mob Account.
- Log information
When you use our services or view content provided by Smart Mob, we automatically collect and store certain information in server logs. This includes:
- Details of how you used our service
- device event information such as crashes, system activity, hardware settings, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your request and referral URL.
When you use Smart Mob, we may collect and process information about your actual location. We use various technologies to determine location, including IP address, GPS, and other sensors that may, for example, provide Smart Mob with information on nearby devices, Wi-Fi access points and cell towers.
- Cookies and similar technologies
We and our partners use various technologies to collect and store information when you visit a Smart Mob service, and this may include using cookies or similar technologies to identify your browser or device. We also use these technologies to collect and store information when you interact with services we offer to our partners, such as advertising services or Smart Mob features that may appear on other sites. We use Google Analytics to analyze the traffic on our website and app.
How we use information we collect
We use the information we collect from all of our services to provide, maintain, protect and improve them, to develop new ones, and to protect Smart Mob and our users.
When you contact Smart Mob, we keep a record of your communication to help solve any issues you might be facing. We may use your email address to inform you about our services, such as letting you know about upcoming changes or improvements.
SmartMob processes personal information on our servers in many countries around the world. We may process your personal information on a server located outside the country where you live.
Information we share
We do not share personal information with companies, organizations and individuals outside of Smart Mob unless one of the following circumstances applies:
- With your consent
We will share personal information with companies, organizations or individuals outside of Smart Mob when we have your consent to do so. We require opt-in consent for the sharing of any sensitive personal information.
- For legal reasons
We will share personal information with companies, organizations or individuals outside of Smart Mob if we have a good-faith belief that access, use, preservation or disclosure of the information is reasonably necessary to:
meet any applicable law, regulation, legal process or enforceable governmental request.
enforce applicable Terms of Service, including investigation of potential violations.
detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues.
protect against harm to the rights, property or safety of Smart Mob, our users or the public as required or permitted by law.