Last Modified: August 1, 2019
Our App may ask you for access to and upload your list of contacts on your mobile device. We use your contact list to cross reference other users of our App and help you establish connections with those individuals. You may decline to upload or allow our app to access your contact list.
To establish an account with us or use our Website or App, we may collect the following personal information:
As part of your ordinary use of the App, we will also collect audio and video recordings you participate in, which are published on the App. Our App requires access to your device's microphone for calls and camera for video calls. Our App will also ask for your permission to access photos on your device or your camera for adding or taking a profile photo.
We collect your cellular phone number to:
We use a third party service, Firebase, offered by Google LLC, and their related and affiliated entities, including but not limited to, Google Cloud Canada Corporation and others, to implement the SMS text message sign-up and passcode delivery process.
Our App may use location services made available online and by iOS, Android and other platforms. Location services allows location-based apps and websites to use information from internet service providers, cellular, Wi-Fi, Global Positioning System (GPS) networks, and iBeacons to determine your approximate location. To learn more about privacy and location services in iOS 8 and later, visit https://support.apple.com/en-ca/HT203033. To learn more about the use of location services by Android devices, visit https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/3467281?hl=en.
We do not sell personal information to third-parties. However, we may use personal information to:
We may share personal information and any content collected, uploaded or provided to us if required by law, such as in response to a subpoena, court order or other legal process in any jurisdiction. If we are required by law to make any disclosure of your personal information or content, we may, but are not obligated to, provide you with written notice of such disclosure, if permitted by law.
Absent a court order, subpoena or other legal requirement to disclose personal information or content in our possession or control, you agree that we may also share personal information and content you upload or which is associated with your account to cooperate with law enforcement authorities in the investigation of any criminal matter if we reasonably believe doing so is necessary or beneficial in protecting your safety, the safety of any third-party or preventing damage or harm.
Our suppliers, partners, independent contractors (collectively "Third-Party Providers") and/or employees, may have access to, or be shared personal information to use in connection with one or more of the purposes for which the information was collected.
Our Third-Party Providers may have access to personal information in providing services to us, or providing you with access to the Website or App. We may use a variety of Third-Party Providers in order to host our Website and App and facilitate their ordinary use, including for example, hosting servers which store personal information.
We also use the following Third-Party Providers for data analytics in connection with your use of our Website and App, including:
We may update the above list of Third-Party Providers from time-to-time as our Website and App continue to evolve. Third-Party Providers may have their own agreements and privacy policies on the collection and use of personal information which either we or you provide them.
As we may have servers, Third-Party Providers, employees and other parties we share your personal information with in locations both inside and outside of Canada, your personal information may become subject to foreign laws and foreign legal proceedings.
Our technical measures to protect personal information take into account current technology available and the costs of implementing that technology in addition to the nature, scope, context and purposes of the personal information collected and processed. However, our collection processes and data practices, which include the involvement of Third-Party Providers outside the European Union, were not designed to meet the requirements of the General Data Protection Regulation of the European Union. As such, you may only provide us with personal information if you are not a European person. To the extent you provide us with the personal information of any third parties, you agree to only provide us with their information if they are not European person. As we are a company registered and operating in Canada, you agree and acknowledge that your personal information will be accessed by us in Canada, although it may be stored with Third-Party Providers in locations both in and outside of Canada.
We may share personal information with our successors (if our business, the Website or App are acquired by another legal entity) or any assignee of our assets relating to the Website and App. Disclosure in such circumstances is governed, in-part, by the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act, SC 2000, c 5 in Canada.
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT WHEN SHARING PERSONAL INFORMATION ONLINE, THERE IS ALWAYS A RISK OF DATA BREACHES, INCLUDING DATA BREACHES IN WHICH THIRD-PARTIES UNLAWFULLY ACCESS OUR SYSTEMS, OR THE SYSTEMS OF OUR THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS, WHICH STORE PERSONAL INFORMATION.
WHILE WE TAKE MEASURES TO PROTECT PERSONAL INFORMATION, YOU AGREE THAT, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, IN NO EVENT WILL WE, OUR AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, SHAREHOLDERS, EMPLOYEES, CONTRACTORS, AGENTS, THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS OR LICENSORS BE LIABLE, HOWSOEVER CAUSED, INCLUDING BY WAY OF NEGLIGENCE, FOR THE LOSS OR THEFT OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION OR ANY DAMAGES CAUSED AS A RESULT THEREOF.
We keep your personal information for as long as it is required for the purpose for which it was collected. There is no single retention period applicable to the various types of personal information collected. Please contact us if you would like to delete any personal information, we hold about you following the termination of your account or our Apps.
Cookies are small text files sent to and automatically downloaded by your web browser (assuming you have cookies enabled) when you visit our Website. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows our Website and Third-Party Providers we use to recognize you, track your activity across our and other websites and is usually used in conjunction with logging your internet protocol ("IP") address.
Cookies can be "persistent" or "session" cookies. Persistent cookies remain on your computer (in your browser files) or mobile device when you go offline, while session cookies are deleted as soon as you close your web browser.
Most web browsers also permit you to delete cookies. This is typically done via your web browser's settings, which vary depending on which web browser you use. For details on managing cookies settings using: