(a) Collection of Your Information. In order to access the Services, you will be required to provide us with your Phone Number. Once you receive an invite via SMS message from us, you can register for an Account through the App by providing your name, e-mail address, contact book and Phone Number. In using the Services, any such information that personally identifies you and which you provide to us through the Site and App such as, and as applicable, your name, e-mail address, Phone Number, photos, activities which you are engaged in, and other such information is considered your “Personal Information”. To the extent applicable, Personal Information may additionally include comments, ratings, information about you and your friends from any social network you may have connected from, your ID and your profile picture. It is your responsibility to give us current, complete, truthful and accurate information, including Personal Information, and to keep such information up to date. We will not be responsible for any problems or liability related to inaccurate or incomplete Personal Information, whether due to your failure to update such Personal Information or otherwise.
In addition to the Personal Information, we may collect general non-personal information from your use of the Services and/or which you provide to us (the “General Information”):
- Your interests based on how you use the App;
- Your gender;
- Your GPS location accessible by us through the App (your “Location”). Your approximate location may also be derived from your IP address;
- Certain information about your mobile device, such as, for example, advertising identifiers, the hardware model, operating system, software and file names, preferred language, unique device identifier, serial number, device motion information, and mobile network information; and
- Certain standard browser information, such as your browser type, IP address, access times, and App usage data.
In using and/or accessing the Services, you expressly authorize us to collect and use your Personal Information and General Information in connection with the Services. You further acknowledge and agree that we may, but are not obligated to, maintain copies of your Personal Information and General Information indefinitely, or delete any or all such information, at our sole discretion. When you receive promotional e-mails or newsletters from us, if any, we may use customized links or similar technologies to determine whether such newsletters or e-mail has been opened and which links you click. This information is used to provide you more focused e-mail communications and/or other information.
Security of Your Personal Information. The Personal Information is securely stored within our database, and we use standard, industry-wide practices such as firewalls, encryption, and (in certain areas) Secure Socket Layers (“SSL”) for protecting your information. However, as effective as encryption technology is, no security system is impenetrable. We cannot guarantee the security of our database, nor can we guarantee that information you supply won't be intercepted while being transmitted to us over the Internet. We recommend that you not disclose your password to anyone.
In addition, we may use third party analytics providers and products to obtain, compile and analyze General Information about how Users are using and interacting with GatherApp and/or the Services. We may provide General Information to these analytics providers for the purpose of obtaining statistics and other information about how Users are using and interacting with GatherApp. These analytics providers may use a variety of established or new tracking technologies or tools (including, without limitation, cookies, web beacons, HTTP cache, local shared objects and persistent identifiers) to recognize your computer or device and/or to collect or compile this information. We have no control over the technologies, tools or practices of the third parties that providing analytics products and services to GatherApp.
Location Information. From the permission system on your mobile operating system, we request permission for the App’s collection of your Location from your device. If you initially permit the collection of this information, you can later disable it by changing the location settings on your mobile device. However, you understand that (i) your ability to use certain features of our Services will be limited if you do so, and (ii) disabling the App’s collection of your Location from your device will not limit our ability to derive approximate location from your IP address.
Collection and Use of Children's Personal Information. The Site, the App and the Services are intended for general audiences, and we do not knowingly or intentionally collect any Personal Information from children. During the registration process for an Account, if Users identify themselves as under 13 years of age or we obtain actual knowledge that a User is under 13 years of age, we will block such Users from providing Personal Information.
E-mail Communications. Upon registration for an Account or using the Services provided by GatherApp, we may send you daily or weekly e-mails. If you do not want to receive e-mail or other mail from us, please notify us by e-mail at privacy@Gatherwith.us] and include sufficient information for us to identify your account, including your name, email address and the specifics of your request. However, after you unsubscribe to cease receiving e-mails, we may still contact you via e-mail for administrative or informational purposes, including messages regarding the administration of your account and/or any services or events to which you have registered.