The Bitsmash application (the "App") is operated by Slinger Media, Inc.
("Slinger", "us" or "we"). Slinger is committed to protecting your privacy,
information is collected, used and shared by Slinger and its affiliates. We
will only collect, use and share Personal Information (defined herein) with
When and How We Collect Personal Information
What Personal Information We Collect
How We Use Personal Information
How We Share Personal Information
Your Rights to Your Personal Information
Security, Children's Privacy and California Resident Privacy
How to Contact Us
WHEN AND HOW WE COLLECT PERSONAL INFORMATION
"Personal Information" means information that alone or when in combination
with other information can be used to readily identify, contact, or locate
you, such as your name, email address or phone number. We do not consider
Personal Information to include information that has been anonymized so
that it doesn't allow third parties to identify specific individuals.
We collect Personal Information in order to provide an enjoyable user
experience within the App. You can browse the App without providing
Personal Information, however, in order to fully enjoy the services
provided by the App you may be required to register an account and provide
certain Personal Information. For example, in order to begin interacting
with other users you will need to create a username and upload audiovisual
Slinger collects Personal Information:
When you download the App.
During use of the App.
When you communicate with us or provide feedback to us.
application or website's way of remembering who you are. A cookie is a
small text file that is stored on your devices hard drive or stored
temporarily in your devices memory. There are two kinds of cookies: those
that are "session" oriented and those that are "persistent". Session
cookies delete from your device when you close your browser. Persistent
cookies retain information for later use tomorrow, next week, next month,
account holders and to optimize their experience on our App. We may also
and third party cookies. First party cookies belong to us and third party
cookies are ones that another party places on your device. Third party
cookies may be used by companies providing a service to us or by business
partners in order to advertise to you. By using your device or web
browser's settings, or both, you may modify your cookie settings. Please
note, when you disable cookies you may not be able to access certain parts
of the App or the App may not work properly.
WHAT PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT
There are three basic categories of information we collect:
Information you choose to give us.
Your username, password and e-mail address when you register for an
Profile information that you provide for your user profile including,
but not limited to, first and last name, picture, phone number,
date-of-birth, gender and profile or cover pictures.
Content (e.g., photos, videos, comments, and other materials) that you
post or otherwise transmit through the App.
Communications between you and Slinger.
Information we get when you use the App.
Usage Information. We collect information about your activity through
the App. For example, we may collect information about:
How you interact with features in the App or other users.
How you communicate with other App users, such as their names, the
time and date of your communications, the number of messages you
exchange with your friends, which friends you exchange messages
with the most, your interactions with messages and whether you
choose to follow them or if they follow you.
Content Information. We collect information about the content you
create in and provide to the App, such as who has viewed the content,
responded to the content, replayed the content, and the metadata that
is provided with the content.
Device Information. We collect device-specific information, such as the
hardware model, operating system version, advertising identifier,
unique application identifiers, unique device identifiers, browser
type, language, wireless network, mobile network information (including
the mobile phone number), and information from device sensors such as
accelerometers, gyroscopes, compasses, microphones and whether you have
Device Phonebook. We may-with your consent-collect information from
your device's phonebook.
Camera and Photos. We may access your camera and photos with your
Location Information. When you use the App we may collect information
about your location. With your consent, we may collect information
about your precise location using methods that include GPS, wireless
networks, cell towers, Wi-Fi access points, and other sensors, such as
gyroscopes, accelerometers, and compasses.
Information Collected by Cookies and Other Technologies. Like most
technologies, such as web beacons, web storage, and unique advertising
identifiers, to collect information about your activity, browser, and
device. We may also use these technologies to collect information when
you interact with services we offer through one of our partners, such
as commerce features. Most web browsers are set to accept cookies by
default. If you prefer, you can usually remove or reject browser
cookies through the settings on your browser or device. Keep in mind,
though, that removing or rejecting cookies could affect the
availability and functionality of the App.
Log Information. We also collect log information when you use our
Service. That information includes, but is not limited to:
Details about how you've used the App.
Device information, such as your web browser type and language.
Identifiers associated with cookies or other technologies that may
uniquely identify your device or browser
Pages you visited before or after navigating to the App.
Information we get from third parties.
Other Users. We may collect information about you from other users, if
for example, information about you is on another user's phone and they
provide they information to us.
Third Parties. We may also collect information about you from any third
parties that are owned or operated by us or any other third-party
sources. For example, advertisers mat let us know you installed a new
app or game so we can determine whether we showed you an ad for it. If
you interact with an advertiser, they may share information with us to
help target or measure the performance of ads.
HOW WE USE PERSONAL INFORMATION
We use your Personal Information for a variety specific purposes described
herein, however, we may also use information we received to:
Send you communications, including by email.
Monitor and analyze trends and usage within the App.
Personalize our services by, among other things, suggesting user
profiles or content, or customizing advertising shown to you.
Contextualizing your experience by, among other things, tagging your
content with location information (if, of course, you've given your
consent to collect such location information) and applying other labels
based on content.
Test, improve and monitor the App, including to enhance the safety and
security or our products and services.
Verify your identity and prevent fraud or other unauthorized or illegal
Develop and test new products, features and services
Diagnose, fix and troubleshoot problems within the App.
HOW WE SHARE PERSONAL INFORMATION
Slinger does not rent or sell your information to third party companies
share your information (i) with data processors, (ii) that is anonymized an
aggregated with third party Slinger partners and services providers, (iii)
to comply with legal obligations, (iv) in the case of a merger, sale or
acquisition of Slinger Media, Inc., (v) to protect and defend our rights
and property or the safety of others, or (vi) with your permission.
another website owned or operated by or on behalf of service providers,
including distribution partners and content providers, has different
policies for the collection and use of information about you. Distribution
partners and content providers may include additional provisions that apply
to your use of their sites, so please carefully check for such provisions
before using such sites or services. To the extent that there is a conflict
Policy shall apply with respect to our use of information and our partner's
Data Processors; Third-Parties. We use data processors, third-party
vendors and content and service providers. We may share any information
we receive with vendors and content and service providers retained in
connection with, and to the extent necessary for the provision of the
As Required By Law and Similar Disclosures. We may access, preserve,
and disclose your Personal Information, other account information, and
content if we believe doing so is required or appropriate to: comply
with law enforcement requests and legal process, such as a court order
or subpoena; respond to your requests; or protect your rights,
property, or safety.
Merger, Sale, or Other Asset Transfers. If Slinger is
involved in a change in control, merger, acquisition, financing due
diligence, reorganization, bankruptcy, receivership, sale assets, or
transition of the App to another provider, your information may be sold
or transferred as part of such a transaction as permitted by law and/or
contract. We cannot control how such entities may use or disclose such
YOUR RIGHTS TO YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
As a Bitsmash user, you have the right to review and obtain a downloadable
copy of your Personal Information from Slinger, to request corrections to
your Personal Information, and to request deletion of your Personal
Information. You may also withdraw your consent to receive e-mail
communications from us, and/or withdraw your consent to our collection,
use, and sharing of your Personal Information at any time by sending an
e-mail request to email@example.com.
SECURITY, CHILDREN'S PRIVACY AND CALIFORNIA RESIDENT PRIVACY
Security. Unfortunately, the Internet cannot be
guaranteed to be 100% secure, and we cannot ensure or warrant the
security of any information you provide to us. We do not accept
liability for unintentional disclosure. Do not share any information on
or through the App if you are concerned about the unauthorized access
to such information by a third party. By using the App or providing
Personal Information to us, you agree that we may communicate with you
electronically regarding security, privacy, and administrative issues
relating to your use of the App. If we learn of a security system's
breach relating to your Personal Information, we will notify you
electronically by posting a notice on the App or, if you have consented
to receiving email communications from us, by sending an email to you.
Children's Privacy. The App is not directed to individuals under the
age of thirteen (13), and we request that children do not provide
Personal Information through the App. If, following a notification by a
parent or guardian or discovery by other means, a child under the age
of thirteen (13) has provided us with Personal Information, we will
cancel the child's account and delete the child's Personal Information
from our records. If you learn that your child under the age of
thirteen (13) has provided us with Personal Information without your
consent, you may alert us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Notice to California Residents/Your California Privacy Rights.
California residents are entitled once a year to request and obtain
certain information regarding our disclosure, if any, of personal
information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes during
the immediately prior calendar year (e.g. requests made in 2018 will
receive information about 2017 sharing activities). To make such a
request, send an e-mail to email@example.com. You must include your full
name, e-mail address, and postal address in your message.
HOW TO CONTACT US
If you would like get in touch with us regarding your Personal Information
suggestions, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
please review it periodically. We may provide you additional forms of
notice of modifications or updates as appropriate under the circumstances.
Your continued use of Slinger or the App after any modification to this
From time to time we may desire to use Personal Information for uses not
regarding previously collected Personal Information, we will provide notice
and obtain consent to any such uses as may be required by law.