Information We Collect
Personally Identifiable Information
SNAPP Guides enables users to sign up using a SNAPP Guides account and third party sign in. SNAPP Guides collects basic Personally Identifiable Information; your first name, surname, e-mail address (username) and password when signing up for a SNAPP Guides account. This Personally Identifiable Information is used to:
Submitting your Personally Identifiable Information is voluntary. Should you decide not to provide particular information, you may not be able to use all services SNAPP Guides provides. SNAPP Guides may use Facebook integration. If you allow Facebook application, the app may access all information provided by Facebook, including, but not limited to your name, your e-mail address, your friends list or your likes. Use of Facebook integration is on a voluntary basis. For details, consult Facebook Data Use Policy.
Your e-mail address is used to deliver important transactional e-mail and periodical newsletters via Mailchimp. These may have the form of commercial messages and may include promotions. You can request to opt out at any time by following the link at the bottom of each email or by emailing us at email@example.com
SNAPP Guides uses GPS technology (or similar) to determine your current location in order to determine the location you are travelling and photographing within and display a location map with relevant information. We will not share your current location with other users or partners. This information is not transferred to or collected on our servers, with the exception of explicit user actions, such as saving a user’s current location as a part of user’s photo trip. If you do not want your location to be tracked, disable the location tracking on your mobile device. Doing so may affect some aspects of the functionality of SNAPP Guides. Mapbox is our chosen location data platform.
Third party access to information obtained by SNAPP Guides
Disclosure of Information
We will only disclose User Provided Information:
Your Opt-out Rights
You can stop all collection of information by SNAPP Guides easily by uninstalling the applications or ceasing to use the website. You may use the standard uninstall processes as may be available as part of your mobile device or via the mobile application marketplace or network. You can also request to opt-out via email, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Data Retention Policy, Managing Your Information
We will retain User Provided data for as long as you use SNAPP Guides and for a reasonable time thereafter. If you would like us to delete Personally Identifiable Information that you have provided via SNAPP Guides, please contact us at email@example.com and we will respond in a reasonable time. Please note that some or all of the User Provided Data may be required in order for SNAPP Guides to function properly.
Our Policy Towards Children
We do not use SNAPP Guides to knowingly solicit data from or market to children under the age of 18. If a parent or guardian becomes aware that his or her child has provided us with information without their consent, he or she should contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will delete such information from our files within a reasonable time.
We are concerned about safeguarding the confidentiality of your information. We provide physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect information we process and maintain. For example, we limit access to this information to authorized employees and contractors who need to know that information in order to operate, develop or improve SNAPP Guides. Please be aware that, although we endeavour to provide reasonable security for information we process and maintain, no security system can prevent all potential security breaches. We cannot guarantee the security of our database, nor can we guarantee that information you supply will not be intercepted while being transmitted to us through electronic means. We ask that you do your part by maintaining your Internet and App passwords and access codes strictly confidential.
All user passwords are encypted, which is an industry practice to protect passwords in case of a security breach. Nonetheless, users should never use the same password for multiple sites. SNAPP Guides does not see nor collect your SNAPP Guides, Facebook or Google+ passwords.