Privacy Policy

Effective Date: This Privacy Policy was last updated on September 30, 2014.

ClipConnections Inc. recognizes that its customers, visitors and users, want to know how information about them is collected, used and disclosed . ClipConnections provides this Privacy Policy to help you make an informed decision about whether to use or continue using the ClipConnections Site, ClipConnections Software and/or the ClipConnections Service. This Privacy Policy is incorporated into and is subject to the ClipConnections Terms of Service. Please note that we may change this Privacy Policy from time to time. If we make changes, we will notify you by revising the date at the top of the policy and, in some cases, we may provide you with additional notice (such as adding a statement to our websites' homepages or sending you a notification). We encourage you to review the Privacy Policy whenever you access the Services to stay informed about our information practices and the ways you can help protect your privacy.

Collection of Information

ClipConnections may obtain the following types of information from or concerning you or your mobile phone device, which may include information that can be used to identify you as specified below (“Personally Identifying Information”): Information You Provide to Us You provide certain Personally Identifiable Information, such as your mobile phone number, push notification name (if applicable), and mobile device information to ClipConnections when choosing to participate in various uses of the ClipConnections Service, such as registering as a user, updating your status or requesting status for your contacts. In order to provide the ClipConnections Service, ClipConnections will periodically access your address book or contact list on your mobile phone to locate the mobile phone numbers of other ClipConnections users. Once you create an account on ClipConnections and start storing information using our services, we collect this information so that we can provide you with personalized features and improve our services. Please save/post information using your best judgement so that there is no misuse/unauthorized access to the information associated with your account. We are also not responsible for access of information cached on the web, copied by other users/non-users or searchable by other sites. We may occasionally collect information about you through other sources to provide you with personalized services. Occasionally we may have promotional offers or contests and you may be asked to provide personal information if you wish to participate in such events. We may provide this information to our partners whose offers/contests you are participating in. Information We Collect Automatically When You Use the Services When you access or use our Services, we automatically collect information about you, including:

Usage Information

When you send or receive messages via our Services, we collect information about these messages, including the time, date, sender and recipient of the message. We also collect information about the number of messages sent and received between you and your friends and which friends you exchange messages with most frequently.

Log Information

We log information about your use of our websites, including your browser type and language, access times, pages viewed, your IP address and the website you visited before navigating to our websites.

Device Information

We may collect information about the computer or device you use to access our Services, including the hardware model, operating system and version, MAC address, unique device identifier, phone number, International Mobile Equipment Identity ("IMEI") and mobile network information. In addition, the Services may access your device's native phonebook and image storage applications, with your consent, to facilitate your use of certain features of the Services.

Information Collected by Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies

We use various technologies to collect information, and this may include sending cookies to you. Cookies are small data files stored on your hard drive or in device memory that help us to improve our Services and your experience, see which areas and features of our Services are popular and count visits.

Information We Collect From Other Sources

We may also obtain information from other sources and combine that with information we collect through our Services.

Use of Information

We may use information about you for various purposes, including to: Provide, maintain and improve our Services, including to provide additional features and content for your messages; Provide and deliver the products and services you request, process transactions and send you related information; Respond to your comments, questions and requests and provide customer service; Send you technical notices, updates, security alerts and support and administrative messages; Communicate with you about products, services, offers, promotions, rewards, and events offered by ClipConnections and others, and provide news and information we think will be of interest to you; Monitor and analyze trends, usage and activities in connection with our Services; Personalize and improve the Services and provide advertisements, content or features that match user profiles or interests; Link or combine with information we get from others to help understand your needs and provide you with better service; Detect, investigate and/or prevent fraudulent, unauthorized or illegal activity; and Carry out any other purpose for which the information was collected. ClipConnections is based in the United States and the information we collect is governed by U.S. law. By accessing or using the Services or otherwise providing information to us, you consent to the processing and transfer of information in and to the U.S. and other countries.

Sharing of Information

We may share information about you as follows or as otherwise described in this

Privacy Policy

With other users when you send them messages, including your username and the contents you send them; In response to legal process or a request for information if we believe disclosure is in accordance with any applicable law, rule, or regulation, or as otherwise required by any applicable law, rule or regulation; In order to investigate or remedy potential violations of our user agreements or policies, or to protect the rights, property and safety of ClipConnections, our users or others; In connection with, or during negotiations of, any merger, sale of company assets, financing or acquisition of all or a portion of our business to another company; and With your consent or at your direction. We may also share aggregated or de-identified information, which cannot reasonably be used to identify you. Analytics Services Provided by Others We may allow others to provide analytics services on our behalf. These entities may use cookies, web beacons and o ther technologies to collect information about your use of the Services and other websites, including your IP address, web browser, pages viewed, time spent on pages, links clicked and conversion information. This information may be used to, among other things, analyze and track data, determine the popularity of certain content and better understand your online activity.

Security

We take reasonable measures to help protect information about you from loss, theft, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction.

Your Choices

Device Information

Certain features of the Services require access to your device's native phonebook and image storage applications. If you choose to invite and/or find friends, the names and phone numbers in your device's native phonebook will be transmitted to ClipConnections. If you later decide to revoke your consent and prevent us from continuing to access your phonebook and image storage applications, you can do so by either changing the settings on your device, if this settings option is provided by your device operating system, or by following the standard uninstall process and removing our Services from your device. On iOS devices, you can grant or revoke your consent at any time and prevent us from continuing to access your phonebook and image storage applications by changing the settings on your device.

Cookies

Most web browsers are set to accept cookies by default. If you prefer, you can usually choose to set your browser to remove or reject browser cookies. Please note that if you choose to remove or reject cookies, this could affect the availability and functionality of our website.

Push Notifications/Alerts

ClipConnections may send push notifications or alerts to your device. You can deactivate these messages at any time by changing the notification settings on your device.

CONTACT

If you have any questions about our privacy policy or how we handle your information, VenPlex Inc., 440 North Wolfe Road, MS 164, Sunnyvale CA 94085; email: [email protected]