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Describablity Privacy Policy

Last revised on 25th January 2013.
Describability collects personally identifiable information from you solely for the purposes described in the "How We Use Your User Information" section below. We will not sell your personally identifiable information to advertisers or spammers. We will only share the information we collect from you as described in the section below entitled "How We Share Your User Information."

We respect your privacy and value the relationship we have with you. This Privacy Policy is designed to show you what information about you we collect through the Describability app on Facebook (the "Facebook Application"), the Describability app on Twitter (the "Twitter Application"), the mobile device software applications (the "Mobile Software") and the Describability website at describability.com (together with the Facebook Application, the Twitter Application and the Mobile Software, the "Describability Service"), and how we use and share that information. Your use of Facebook in general and your relationship with Facebook are subject to Facebook's own Privacy Policy and Facebook's other terms and policies, which we strongly recommend that you review before you start using Describability. We do not control and are not responsible for Facebook's processing of your information. Your use of Twitter in general and your relationship with Twitter are subject to Twitter's own Privacy Policy and Twitter's other terms and policies, which we strongly recommend that you review before you start using Describability. We do not control and are not responsible for Twitter's processing of your information.

Information We Collect About You

Facebook The Describability Service enables you to find friends who also have the Mobile Software installed. In order to facilitate this, the Describability Service may collect personal information and content that was provided by you or other users to Facebook or was associated by Facebook with a particular user ("Facebook Information"). When you use the Describability Service, we may collect any Facebook Information you have made visible to "Everyone" on Facebook as well as the information Facebook designates as your publicly available information. This includes your name, profile picture and friend list.
When first using the Describability Service, you will also be asked to grant us access to additional Facebook Information that you are allowed to share under Facebook's policies. Currently, we ask that you share your email address only.
We may also send you emails and post on your Facebook Wall in connection with your use of the Describability Service.

Twitter The Describability Service enables you to find friends who also have the Mobile Software installed. In order to facilitate this, the Describability Service may collect personal information and content that was provided by you or other users to Twitter or was associated by Twitter with a particular user ("Twitter Information"). When you use the Describability Service, we may collect any Twitter Information you have made visible to "Everyone" on Twitter as well as the information Twitter designates as your publicly available information. This includes your name, username and profile picture.
When first using the Describability Service, you will also be asked to grant us access to additional Twitter Information that you are allowed to share under Twitter's policies. Currently, we do not ask for any additional Twitter Information.
We may also send you emails and post on your Twitter Feed in connection with your use of the Describability Service.

Other Information In addition, we may collect information we receive from you in connection with your requests for customer support, your user feedback or other communications you direct to us. We may also collect information related to your usage of the Describability Service, such as how often you log into the Describability Service and what functions of the Describability Service you use the most frequently. Any such information will be treated in the same manner as Facebook Information.

Information We Collect When You Access the Describability Service on a Mobile Device

When you use the Mobile Software on your mobile telephone or other mobile device, we collect your unique device identifier for the purposes of sending push messages to your device ("Mobile Information" and together with Facebook Information and Twitter Information "User Information").

Mobile Log-In Information

To log into the Mobile Software with Facebook, you must input your email address and Facebook password. This Facebook login information is collected directly by Facebook as part of the login process and does not pass through our servers.
To log into the Mobile Software with Twitter, you must input your email address and Twitter password. This Twitter login information is collected directly by Twitter as part of the login process and does not pass through our servers.
To log into the Mobile Software with your Describability Service password, you must input your email address or username and Describability Service password.

How We Use Your User Information

We will only use your User Information for the following purposes: We will not sell your personally identifiable User Information to anyone, including advertisers or spammers. You may choose to not receive communications from us about new features or promotions of the Describability Service by opting out of such communications.

How We Share Your User Information

We may share your User Information in the following cases: We will not provide personally identifiable User Information to third parties for their use in marketing their products or services to you, but we do not control and are not responsible for Facebook's or Twitter's own use of content and information it collects in relation to the Describability Service.

How We Protect Your User Information

We maintain administrative, technical and physical safeguards designed to protect the User Information that we collect about you against accidental, unlawful or unauthorised destruction, loss, alteration, access, disclosure or use. While we cannot guarantee that no accidental, unlawful or unauthorised destruction, loss, alteration, access, disclosure or use of your information will occur, we will work hard to prevent any such occurrences.

Transfers of User Information to Other Countries

We use databases located in different jurisdictions. We may transfer User Information we collect about you to our databases outside your country of residence. Even if the laws in the country to which the information is transferred do not require us to provide adequate protection for your data, we will nevertheless seek to ensure that information transferred to such country is adequately protected.

Your Privacy Rights and Choices

You may stop the Describability Service from using your Facebook Information at any time by (i) uninstalling the Facebook Application and setting your Facebook privacy settings to prevent the Describability Service from accessing your Facebook Information through your friends or (ii) deleting your Facebook account. You may stop the Describability Service from using your Twitter Information at any time by (i) uninstalling the Twitter Application or (ii) deleting your Twitter account. Following your de-installation of the Describability Service or deletion of your Facebook or Twitter account, certain of your information may still be preserved in a non-personally identifiable form as part of aggregate historical data. Subject to applicable law, we provide you with access to the User Information we have retained about you and the ability to review, correct, update, block or delete the information where it is inaccurate. Subject to applicable law, we may limit or deny access to your User Information where providing such access is unreasonably burdensome or expensive under the circumstances. Please submit your request as specified in the "How to Contact Us" section below.

Updates to This Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy may be updated periodically and without prior notice to you to reflect changes in our information processing practices or for any other purpose. We will post a notice in the Info section of the Describability Service's profile to notify you of any significant changes to the Privacy Policy and indicate there and at the top of the Privacy Policy when it was most recently updated.

How to Contact Us

If you have any questions or comments about this Privacy Policy, please contact us here. Questions or comments submitted through other means may not be received or addressed.