Effective November 24, 2020
Welcome to SociaBatt!
Our major duty is to ensure users’ privacy and protection. This Data policy is collected and generated by SociaBatt team. If you have any question or need any additional information about our policy, don’t hesitate to contact us at [email protected]
Collection of Data
Due to our application type and services, we gather all necessary and provided data by you. However, it is protected as mentioned in the terms and conditions section.
There are different types of data collected; one of them is your data usage on the application. You will recognize that our application will store all the necessary information when you sign in through a mobile device or tablet. Such saved information include your cell phone IP address and ID, your portable working framework, unique phone identifiers and the Internet browser you are accessing from.
As a user on SociaBatt, you are asked to provide us with your personal data that will be used later to contact you or to identify your identity. Also, some of the following data are used or will be used later to implement more security feature to protect your account such as login email activity, SMS login activity or send secure code upon authentication.
This data includes:
- Email Address
- First Name and Last Name
- Phone Number
Note: in certain conditions, we may ask you to provide us with more information.
We collect information about how you use our Product, such as the types of content you view or engage with; the features you use; the actions you take; the people or accounts you interact with; and the time, frequency and duration of your activities.
We also collect information about how you use features like Sociabatt camera or other activities.
Networks and connections
We collect information about the people, accounts you are connected to and how you interact with them across our Products, such as people you interact with the most.
Currently, We don’t collect contact information if you choose to upload, sync or import it from a device (such as an address book or call log or SMS log history), which we may use it later for things like helping you and others find people you may know
Things others do and information they provide about you
We also receive and analyze content, communications, and information that other people provide when they use our Product. This can include information about you, such as when others comment or vote on a battle of yours
As described below, we collect information from and about the computers, phones, connected TVs and other web-connected devices you use that integrate with our Product, and we combine this information across different devices you use.
For example, we use information collected about your use of our Product on your phone to better personalize the content or features you see when you use our Product on another device, such as your laptop or tablet, or to measure whether you took an action in response to an ad we showed you on your phone on a different device.
Information we obtain from these devices may include:
Device attributes information such as the operating system, hardware and software versions, battery level, signal strength, available storage space, browser type, app and file names and types, and plugins.
Device operations: information about operations and behaviors performed on the device, such as whether a window is a foreground or background, or mouse movements (which can help distinguish humans from bots).
Identifiers: unique identifiers, device IDs, and other identifiers, such as from games, apps or accounts you use, and Family Device IDs
Device signals: Bluetooth signals, and information about nearby Wi-Fi access points, beacons, and cell towers.
Data from device settings: information you allow us to receive through device settings you turn on, such as access to your GPS location, camera or photos.
Network and connections: information such as the name of your mobile operator or ISP, language, time zone, mobile phone number, IP address, connection speed and, in some cases, information about other devices that are nearby or on your network, so we can do things like help you stream a video from your phone to your TV.
Cookie data: data from cookies stored on your device, including cookie IDs and settings..
Information Others Provide About You.
We receive information other people provide us, which may include information about you. For example, when other users you know use our Services, they may provide your phone number from their mobile address book (Same as you may provide theirs).
We work with third-party providers to help us operate, provide, improve, understand, customize, support, and market our Services. For example, we work with companies to distribute our apps, provide our infrastructure, delivery, and other systems, supply map and places information, process payments, help us understand how people use our Services, and market our Services. These providers may provide us information about you in certain circumstances; for example, app stores may provide us reports to help us diagnose and fix service issues. Other platform may help us obtain your device information when an error or crash occurs,
Use of Data
We use the information we have (subject to choices you make) as described below and to provide and support the Sociabatt services described in the Sociabatt Terms Here’s how:
Provide, personalize and improve our Products.
We use the information we have to deliver our Product, including to personalize features and content (including your Home Feed, Topic Feed ) and make suggestions for you (such as people or topics you may want to follow ) on and off our Product. To create personalized Product that are unique and relevant to you, we use your connections, preferences, interests and activities based on the data we collect and learn from you and others (including any data with special protections you choose to provide); how you use and interact with our Products; and the people, places, or things you’re connected to and interested in on and off our Product.
Information across Sociabatt Products and devices:
We connect information about your activities on Sociabatt to provide a more tailored and consistent experience on the product you use, wherever you use it. For example, we can suggest that you follow peoples, topics.
Product research and development:
We use the information we have to develop, test and improve our Product, including by conducting surveys and research, and testing and troubleshooting new products and features.
Promote safety, integrity, and security.
We use the information we have to verify accounts and activity, combat harmful conduct, detect and prevent spam and other bad experiences, maintain the integrity of our Product, and promote safety and security on Sociabatt. For example, we use data we have to investigate suspicious activity or violations of our terms or policies, or to detect when someone needs help.
Communicate with you.
We use the information we have to send you marketing communications, communicate with you about our Product, and let you know about our policies and terms. We also use your information to respond to you when you contact us.
How is your information shared?
Your information is shared with others in the following ways:
Sharing on Sociabatt
People and accounts you share and communicate with
When you share and communicate using our Products, you choose the audience for what you share. For example, when you post a battle on Sociabatt, you select the audience for the battle, such as public or followers. Your network can also see actions you have taken on our Product, including engagement with other content or battles.
Public information can be seen by anyone, on or off our Product, including if they don’t have an account. This includes your Sociabatt username; any information you share with a public audience; information in your public profile on Sociabatt;
You, other people using Sociabatt, and we can provide access to or send public information to anyone on or off our Product, in search results, or through tools and APIs. Public information can also be seen, accessed, reshared or downloaded through third-party services such as search engines, APIs, and offline media such as TV, and by apps, websites and other services that integrate with our Products.
Content others share or reshare about you
You should consider who you choose to share with, because people who can see your activity on our Product can choose to share it with others on and off our Product, including people and businesses outside the audience you shared with. For example, when you add a battle, they can copy, screenshot, or reshare ( via link ) that content to others across or off our Product, in person or in virtual reality experience. Also, when you comment on someone else’s battle or vote, your comment or vote is visible to anyone who can see the other person’s content, and that person can change the audience later.
How can I delete or deactivate information about me?
We keep Log Data for a maximum of 10 months.
When you delete your account, we delete things you have posted, such as your photos and battles updates and logs, and you won’t be able to recover that information later. Information that others have shared about you isn’t part of your account and won’t be deleted. If you don’t want to delete your account but want to temporarily stop using the Product, you can deactivate your account instead.
Also when the account is deactivated or deleted, it won’t be visible in Sociabatt search including your comment, battle, votes.
Keep in mind that search engines and other third parties may still retain copies of your public information, like your profile information and public battles, even after you have deleted the information from our services or deactivated your account.
Note that votes count you gave to other battles will remain calculated in battle without knowing or showing who gave the vote. For example, you may see 7 votes on a battle but 6 names of the users are displayed, that’s because the account may be deleted or deactivated
Cookies are small pieces of text used to store information on web browsers. Cookies are used to store and receive identifiers and other information on computers, phones, and other devices. Other technologies, including data we store on your web browser or device, identifiers associated with your device, and other software, are used for similar purposes. In this policy, we refer to all of these technologies as “cookies.”
What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files containing a string of characters that can be placed on your computer or mobile device that uniquely identifies your browser or device. We may use technologies like cookies, pixels and local storage to deliver, secure, and understand products, services, and ads.
What are cookies used for?
Cookies and other technologies allow a site or services to know if your computer or device has visited it before. These technologies can then be used to deliver products, services, and ads, help us understand how the site or service is being used, help you navigate between pages efficiently, help remember your preferences, and generally improve your experience in using our services. Cookies can also help ensure marketing you see online is more relevant to you and your interests.
We may use these technologies to deliver the service, provide you with a service that is easy to use, enables you to move around the Service and use its features, such as accessing secure areas, and store information so that Sociabatt responds faster.
We may use these technologies to collect information about how you use the Service, for example, which pages you go to most often and if you get error messages from certain pages.
We may use these technologies to allow us to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you’re in) and tailor the Service to provide enhanced features and content for you. These cookies can also be used to remember changes you’ve made to text size, font and other parts of pages that you can customize. Sociabatt or our advertising partners may use these technologies to deliver advertising that is relevant to your interests.
These technologies can remember that your device has visited a site or service, and may also be able to track your device’s browsing activity on other sites or services other than Sociabatt. This information may be shared with organizations outside Sociabatt, such as advertisers and/or advertising networks to deliver the advertising, and to help measure the effectiveness of an advertising campaign. *We may use these technologies to understand, improve, and research products and services.
How long will cookies stay on my device?
The length of time a cookie will stay on your computer or mobile device depends on whether it is a “persistent” or “session” cookie. Session cookies will only stay on your device until you stop browsing. Persistent cookies stay on your computer or mobile device until they expire or are deleted.
First and third party cookies
First-party cookies are cookies that belong to Sociabatt, third-party cookies are cookies that another party places on your device through our Service. Third-party cookies may be placed on your device by someone providing a service for Sociabatt, for example, to help us understand how our service is being used. Third-party cookies may also be placed on your device by our business partners so that they can use them to advertise products and services to you elsewhere on the Internet.
How to control cookies or other collection mechanisms
Follow the instructions provided by your website or mobile browser (usually located within the “Help”, “Tools” or “Edit” facility) to modify your cookie settings. Please note that if you set your browser to disable cookies or other technologies, you may not be able to access certain parts of our Service and other parts of our Service may not work properly.
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
GDPR is very important when talking about Data Policy. Please read the below guide and understand it well if you want to discover more about GDPR and how it protects your rights.
Handling your own data is in Sociabatt genuine interests.
Sociabatt needs to conform to the law.
In the event that you wish to be educated what Personal Information we hold about you and in the event that you need it to be expelled from our frameworks, if you don’t mind get in touch with us.
The following are your data protection rights that you can ask for in some cases:
The right to question
The right to alter or delete data
The right to limitation
The right to data sharing
The right to drop approval
Transfer of Data
Your data, including Personal Data, might be exchanged to — and kept up on — PCs situated outside of your state, area, and nation
Data Confidentiality and Legal Requirements
From time to time, SociaBatt team may encounter confidential information, including but not limited to, about SociaBatt users. Therefore, they are required to keep such matters, which may be disclosed to them or learned by them, confidential. Furthermore, the security of your information is essential, yet you need to be informed that no strategy for transmission over the Internet, or technique for electronic capacity is 100% secure. While we try to use financially worthy intends to ensure your Personal Data, we can’t ensure its supreme security.
How do we respond to legal requests or prevent harm?
We access, preserve and share your information with regulators, law enforcement or others:
In response to a legal request (like a search warrant, court order or subpoena) if we have a good faith belief that the law requires us to do so. This may include responding to legal requests from jurisdictions outside of the United States when we have a good-faith belief that the response is required by law in that jurisdiction, affects users in that jurisdiction, and is consistent with internationally recognized standards.
When we have a good-faith belief it is necessary to: detect, prevent and address fraud, unauthorized use of the Products, violations of our terms or policies, or other harmful or illegal activity; to protect ourselves (including our rights, property or Products), you or others, including as part of investigations or regulatory inquiries; or to prevent death or imminent bodily harm. For example, if relevant, we provide information to and receive information from third-party partners about the reliability of your account to prevent fraud, abuse and other harmful activity on and off our Products.
How will we notify you of changes to this policy?