Privacy Policy

Introduction

This privacy policy explains how and when Apptuto uses and shares your information when you visit Apptuto.com and use our Service. We are not in the business of selling information about you: we use information shared with us for the sole purpose of running and improving our services.

¨Service¨ means Apptuto’s examination preparation solutions and related services, which include applications for mobile devices (¨Apps¨), Apptuto websites, (¨Site¨) and any of our related services, content, software, or materials.

Apptuto respects your privacy and is committed to ensuring its protection. We assure you that any identifiable data that you provide when using this website will be used only in accordance with this privacy policy.

By visiting Apptuto.com you are accepting the terms and conditions of the privacy policy; if you do not agree with the terms and conditions you should not use the website. Any external links to other websites are visibly defined as such. We are not responsible for the content or privacy policies of these other websites.

How We Collect Your Information

We collect data when you register to our site, fill out a form or create an account to use one of our products.

When you register or complete a form you will be asked for your name and email address. Take note that you may also visit our site without going through the registration process.

Information We Collect

Personal information during customer’s registration by using Facebook Connect, LinkedIn or other SNS authentication options to create an account or profile, customer support or technical service request, newsletter subscription, marketing surveys or otherwise through use of Apptuto.

We use technologies like cookies (small files stored on your browser), web beacons, or unique device identifiers to identify your computer or device so we can deliver a better experience. Our systems also log information like your browser, operating system and IP address.

When you create an account using an SNS such as Facebook or LinkedIn you allow Apptuto to access certain personally identifiable information from your profile for that site. The information you allow Apptuto to access varies SNS but may include as your name, profile picture, email address, physical location, gender and your birthday. Such information may also be collected through customer support or technical service request, newsletter subscription, marketing surveys or otherwise through use of Apptuto’s Services.

Our systems may associate this personal information with your activities in the course of providing service to you.

When purchasing a subscription to Apptuto products we will collect the billing and financial information necessary to process your charges, which may include your postal and e-mail addresses. Apptuto may also receive the billing and payment information that you provide when your purchase is processed by another party, such as Apple (for purchases on iOS devices). Our Terms of Service explain our policies and terms relevant to our charges and billing practices.

We do not knowingly contact or collect personal information from children under 13. If you believe we have inadvertently collected such information, please contact us so we can promptly obtain parental consent or remove the information.

Use of Cookies

This website uses cookies. A cookie is a small piece of text which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies although it may be possible to alter your browser to refuse cookies or to have it indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, this may prevent you from experiencing all that the website can offer.

We and service providers acting on our behalf, such as Google Analytics and Flurry, use Log Files and tracking technologies to collect and analyze certain types of technical information, including cookies, IP addresses, device type, device identifiers, browser types, browser language, referring and exit pages, and URLs, platform type, the number of clicks, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed and the order of those pages, the amount of time spent on particular pages, the date and time of activity on our websites or apps, and other similar information.

How We Use the Information We Collect

Having visitor information is essential for us to properly identify our customers’ needs. When we understand our customers we can provide them with the best service. When we process your information we may use it for the following reasons:

  • To create your Apptuto account and use our services
  • To identify and suggest connections with other Apptuto users
  • To provide in-product leaderboards and promote user achievements
  • To enable user-to-user communications
  • To provide you with the service you have requested
  • To contact you in relation to the service you have requested
  • To send promotional email about new offers or services which we think may be of benefit to you
  • To respond to any communications we may receive from you
  • For internal record keeping

Disclosure of Information to Third Parties

We may make non-personal information available to third parties, such as the number of unique visitors to our website or the typical motions visitors go through when visiting our website. Your personal information will not be disclosed to third parties unless we have your permission.

We will provide your personal information if we are required to by any applicable law, a summons, a search warrant, a court order or other statutory requirement.

In the event of a sale, merger, receivership, liquidation we reserve the right to transfer all or largely all of our companies assets, including your personal information, to a third party as long as the third party uses your personal information for the purposes for which you provided it to us and only if the third party agrees to following the terms of this privacy policy. You will be contacted in the event of any such transfer and given the option to withdraw your connection with the website.

Security

We have implemented security safeguards designed to protect the personal information that you provide in accordance with industry standards. Access to your data on Apptuto is password-protected, and sensitive data (such as credit card information) is protected by SSL encryption when it is exchanged between your web browser and the Apptuto Services. We also offer secure https access to the Apptuto.com website. To protect any data you store on our servers, we also regularly monitor our system for possible vulnerabilities and attacks, and we use a tier-one secured-access data center. However, since the Internet is not a 100% secure environment, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information that you transmit to Apptuto. There is no guarantee that information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our physical, technical, or managerial safeguards. It is your responsibility to protect the security of your login information. Please note that emails, internal messaging, and similar means of communication with other Members are not encrypted, and we strongly advise you not to communicate any confidential information through these means. Please help keep your account safe by using a strong password.

Confirming, Updating and Removing Personal Information

We remove personally identifiable information (such as your name or email address) and other preferences associated with your account promptly after you delete your account. We may retain other data indefinitely.

You may have your personal data updated or you may find out what personal information we have stored by emailing us at [email protected]

Users From Outside of the United States

The website and the servers upon which the website is hosted are located in the United States. Any personal data that users outside of the United States provide via the Service will be transferred to the United States, and by visiting the website or using the Service and submitting personal data, you authorize this transfer.

Amendments to this Privacy Policy

This privacy policy was last updated on 1st August 2014. August 2014. Our privacy policy may change from time to time. Should any modifications to this privacy policy be undertaken, a clearly visible notification will be placed on the website so that all users are fully aware of what data we collect, how that data is used, and if and why it is disclosed.

If we ever decide to use personal information in a considerably different manner to that described in this privacy policy, or otherwise stated to you when you agreed to provide your details, we will inform you by email.

Contacting us

If we ever decide to use personal information in a considerably different manner to that described in this privacy policy, or otherwise stated to you when you agreed to provide your details, we will inform you by email.

If you have any questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy, you may contact us at: [email protected]

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