This policy was published on July 27, 2023. It will take effect on July 27, 2023.
HearMe in 30 Inc, a Delaware corporation ("Company," "our," "us" or "we"), respects your ("your" or "you") privacy and is committed to protecting it through our compliance with this policy.
This policy describes:
This policy applies only to information we collect in this App and in email, text, and other electronic communications sent through or in connection with this App.
This policy DOES NOT apply to information that:
Our websites and apps, and these other third parties may have their own privacy policies, which we encourage you to read before providing information on or through them.
Children Under the Age of 16
The App is not intended for children under 16 years of age, and we do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 16. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 16 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 16, please contact us at DataPrivacy@hearme.app.
Under the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), California residents under 16 years of age may have additional rights regarding the collection and sale of their personal information. Please see the “California Privacy Rights” Section for more information.
Information We Collect and How We Collect It
We collect information from and about users of our App:
Information You Provide to Us
When you download, register with, or use this App, we may ask you provide information:
This information includes:
You may also provide information for publication or display ("Posted") on public areas of the app or websites you access through the App (collectively, "User Contributions"). Your User Contributions are Posted and transmitted to others at your own risk. Please be aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. Additionally, we cannot control the actions of third parties with whom you may choose to share your User Contributions. Therefore, we cannot and do not guarantee that your User Contributions will not be viewed by unauthorized persons.
Automatic Information Collection and Tracking
When you download, access, and use the App, it may use technology to automatically collect:
If you do not want us to collect this information, do not download the App or delete it from your device. Note, however, that opting out of the App's collection of location information will disable its location-based features.
We also may use these technologies to collect information about your activities over time and across third-party websites, apps, or other online services (behavioral tracking).
Information Collection and Tracking Technologies
The technologies we use for automatic information collection may include:
Third-Party Information Collection
When you use the App or its content, certain third parties may use automatic information collection technologies to collect information about you or your device. These third parties may include:
Amazon Web Services, Cloudflare, Docebo, Ejabberd, ElasticMail, GDPR Local, Google Drive, Google Analytics, Google Firebase, IAPHub, Metabase (our data analytics provider), OneTrust Cookie Management Tracker, Postgres, Ruzuku, Smartsheet, Stream.io INC, Vanta, ViaLink Crisis Management, Your mobile device manufacturer, Your mobile service provider, YouTube video tutorials.
These third parties may use tracking technologies to collect information about you when you use this App. The information they collect may be associated with your personal information or they may collect information, including personal information, about your online activities over time and across different websites, apps, and other online services websites. They may use this information to provide you with interest-based (behavioral) advertising or other targeted content.
We do not control these third parties' tracking technologies or how they may be used. If you have any questions about an advertisement or other targeted content, you should contact the responsible provider directly. For information about how you can opt out of receiving targeted advertising from many providers, see Your Choices About Our Collection, Use, and Disclosure of Your Information.
How We Use Your Information
We may use, disclose information that we collect about you or that you provide to us, including any personal information, to:
The usage information we collect helps us to improve our App and to deliver a better and more personalized experience by enabling us to:
We use location information we collect to staff the Listener population in a geographically appropriate manner.
We may also use your information to contact you about our own and third parties' goods and services that may be of interest to you. If you do not want us to use your information in this way, please adjust your user preferences in your account profile. For more information, see Your Choices About Our Collection, Use, and Disclosure of Your Information.
We may use the information we collect to display advertisements to our advertisers' target audiences. Even though we do not disclose your personal information for these purposes without your consent, if you click on or otherwise interact with an advertisement, the advertiser may assume that you meet its target criteria.
Disclosure of Your Information
We may disclose aggregated information about our users, and information that does not identify any individual or device, without restriction.
In addition, we may disclose personal information that we collect or you provide:
Your Choices About Our Collection, Use, and Disclosure of Your Information
We strive to provide you with choices regarding the personal information you provide to us. This section describes mechanisms we provide for you to control certain uses and disclosures of over your information.
We do not control third parties' collection or use of your information to serve interest-based advertising. However, these third parties may provide you with ways to choose not to have your information collected or used in this way. You can opt out of receiving targeted ads from members of the Network Advertising Initiative ("NAI") on the NAI's website.
California residents may have additional personal information rights and choices. Please see the “California Privacy Rights” Section for more information.
Accessing and Correcting Your Personal Information
You can review and change your personal information by logging into the App and visiting your account profile page.
You may also send us an email at Support@hearme.app to request access to, correct, or delete any personal information that you have provided to us. We cannot delete your personal information except by also deleting your user account. We may not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect.
California residents have additional personal information rights and choices. Please see the “California Privacy Rights” section for more information.
We rely on a number of legal bases to use your personal information in the ways described herein. These legal bases include:
California Privacy Rights
If you are a California resident, California law may provide you with additional rights regarding our use of your personal information. To learn more about your California privacy rights, visit our CCPA Privacy Notice section.
California's "Shine the Light" law (Civil Code Section § 1798.83) permits users of our App that are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please send an email to DataPrivacy@hearme.app or write us at: HearMe in 30 Inc, c/o Jeff Sauerhoff, 1 Rockefeller Plaza, Suite 1040, New York, NY 10020
European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
European Union (EU) residents and citizens are entitled to certain rights under the EU GDPR regarding our use of your personal information.
Rights to Access and Portability
By contacting us through the contact information provided herein, you may have the right to access and receive a copy of the personal information associated with your account.
Right to Correction
You have the right to request that we correct inaccurate information about you by sending an email to DataPrivacy@hearme.app
Right to Restrict Processing or Delete
You may have the right to restrict or limit the ways in which we use your personal information. You may have the right to request that we delete your personal information, except for information that we are required to retain by law, regulation, or other exceptional circumstances.
Right to Object
If we process your information based on our legitimate interests, or in the public interest, you can object to this processing in certain circumstances. You can also object to receiving direct marketing from us by emailing us at DataPrivacy@hearme.app. In such cases, we will cease processing your information unless we have compelling legitimate grounds to continue processing or where it is necessary for legal reasons.
Kristy Malm is the data controller and is responsible for your personal information.
If you live in the EU and wish to report a complaint, or if you feel we have not addressed your concern in a satisfactory manner, you may file a complaint with your local data protection regulator.
We have implemented measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration, and disclosure. All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers behind firewalls. Any payment transactions will be encrypted using SSL technology.
The safety and security of your information also depends on you. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password for access to certain parts of our App, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share your password with anyone. We urge you to be careful about giving out information in public areas of the App like message boards. The information you share in public areas may be viewed by any user of the App.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet and mobile platforms is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted through our App. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures we provide.
Email Address: DataPrivacy@hearme.app
Mailing Address: HearMe in 30 Inc. c/o Jeff Sauerhoff, 1 Rockefeller Plaza, Suite 1040, New York, NY 10020