A Note to Users Regarding Geographic Territories
Among other functions, the Service is designed to provide real-time (or near real-time) notifications of incidents occurring within a certain radius of a user’s then-current physical location. Users located outside of such radius will not receive such notifications and the Service may not be functional for users physically located outside areas where the Service provides such notifications.
“Anonymous Information” means information that is not associated with or linked to your Personal Information; Anonymous Information does not, by itself, permit the identification of individual persons. We collect Personal Information and Anonymous Information, as described below.
“Personal Information” means information that allows someone to identify or contact you, including, for example, your name, address, telephone number, email address, as well as any other non-public information about you that is associated with or linked to any of the foregoing information.
Our Services and App are not directed to children and children are not eligible to use our Services or the App. Protecting the privacy of children is very important to us. We do not collect or maintain Personal Information from people we actually know are under 13 years of age, and no part of our App or Services is designed to attract people under 13 years of age. If we later learn that a user is under 13 years of age, we will take steps to remove that user’s Personal Information from our databases and to prevent the user from utilizing the App and the Services.
How We Collect Information
Information You Choose to Give Us
In general, the Personal Information we gather enables us to provide the Services to you and helps us learn more about the use of the App and/or Services. We collect Personal Information (such as your mobile telephone number) that you submit to us voluntarily at registration and in the course of your use of the App and/or Services. To use certain aspects of our Services, we may require you to create an “Account,” which may require you to provide additional information to us. You can choose whether to provide such additional information. If you elect not to provide such requested information, this may limit the features of the App and/or Services you are able to use.
When you communicate with us by sending us messages, we will collect and store any information that is contained in your communications with us.
Information We Automatically Collect When You Use Our Services
When you use our Services, we collect Anonymous Information about your use of the Services.
Disclosure – Analytics
We may also use third-party tracking services to help us analyze how users use the App and Services. These services collect only the unique device identifier assigned to your mobile device, rather than your name or other personally identifying information, and use it to collect information such as how often users open the App and what features they use in the App. We only use this information to improve our App and Services. We do not combine this information with your Personal Information and we do not associate you in any way with your device identifier.
How We Use Information
We will use your Personal Information to:
We may also use your Personal Information to create Anonymous Information records by excluding information that makes the information personally identifiable to you.
We use Anonymous Information we collect to analyze trends, administer and improve the Services, track users’ movements in the App, gather demographic information about our user base as a whole, and better tailor our Services to our users’ needs. For example, some of the Log Files may be collected so that when you use the App again, it will recognize you and the information could then be used to serve advertisements and other information appropriate to your interests.
How We Disclose Information
sp0n is a content creation and distribution platform. When you upload content through the App, including videos, that content may become public. This includes the metadata provided with such content, including when and where the content was recorded. We may enable functionality to allow your videos to be anonymous, but you will still be responsible for such videos.
We may also disclose certain Personal Information:
We reserve the right to disclose Anonymous Information publicly without restriction.
Controlling Your Information
Information Disclosed to Third Parties