If you choose to create a Beep account, you must provide us with some personal information, such as your name, username, password, email address, phone number and date of birth. We also collect contact information you provide, for instance if you upload and sync your address book.
We collect information about the people you are connected to and how you interact with them. We collect information in or about the content you provide, such as the date a file was created or the location of a photo or video. We also collect information about how you use the Services, such as the types of content you engage with or the frequency and duration of your activities.
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, and mobile network information. We may collect information about your location, such as through GPS, Bluetooth, or WiFi signals. Many of our services also require us to collect images and other information from your device’s camera and photos.
We collect information other users provide, including information about you, such as when they share a photo or video of you, send a message to you, or upload, sync or import your contact information.
We collect information when you visit or use third-party websites and apps that use our Services. This includes information about the websites and apps you visit, your use of our Services on those websites and apps, as well as information the developer or publisher of the app or website provides to you or us. We receive information about you and your activities from third-party partners, such as information from a partner when we jointly offer services or from an advertiser about your experiences or interactions with them.
We collect and use your information to help us develop, provide and improve our Services. We may use the information we collect to send you communications. We may personalize content by, for example, suggesting user accounts for you or customizing the content we show you. We may use your location information to tailor our services for you. We use the information we collect to improve our advertising so we can show you relevant ads and evaluate the effectiveness of our ads. We also use the information to promote safety and security by, for example, verifying accounts and activity and investigating suspicious activity and violations of our terms or policies.
We do not disclose your personal information except in the limited circumstances described herein.
Public information, such as information in your public profile or content you share on a public forum, is available to anyone on or off our Services. We may also share additional information at your direction.
In some cases, people you share and communicate with may download or re-share this content with others on and off our Services.
When you use third-party apps, websites or other services that use, or are integrated with, our Services, they may receive information about what you post or share, as well as your public information and any other information that you share with them. Beep is not responsible for the practices employed by any of these third-party apps, websites or other services.
We may share information about you with service providers who perform services on our behalf, sellers that provide goods through our services, and business partners that provide services and functionality.
We use all of the information we have about you to show you relevant ads. We do not share information that personally identifies you with advertising, measurement or analytics partners. We may provide these partners with information about the reach and effectiveness of their advertising without providing information that personally identifies you, or if we have aggregated the information so that it does not personally identify you.
We may preserve or disclose your information if we believe that it is reasonably necessary to comply with a law, regulation, legal process, or governmental request; to protect the safety of any person; to address fraud, security or technical issues; or to protect our or our users’ rights or property.
If Beep Inc. or any parent, affiliate, or related company gets involved in a merger, asset sale, financing, liquidation or bankruptcy, or acquisition of all or some portion of its business to another company, it may share your information with that company before and after the transaction closes.
User Access and Management of Personal Information
We store data for as long as it is necessary to provide products and services to you and others. Information associated with your account will be kept until your account is deleted, unless we no longer need the data to provide products and services. We use commercially reasonable security measures to safeguard the information we store.
Our services are not intended for anyone under 13. We do not knowingly collect personal information from anyone under 13.
Effective: August 1st 2017.