Giffer® Privacy Policy

This privacy policy was created to describe how your personal information is treated when using the Giffer® app (the "Service") and the Giffer® web site (the "Site").

What Information is Collected?

Information collected while using the Service includes: a randomly generated device UDID string and your device's IP address. Information collected while using the Site includes: your IP address, computer operating system, browser version and language setting, screen resolution, and referring URL. This information is used to help diagnose server issues, to provide statistics/usage traffic information, and to stop malicious behavior when using the Site or the Service.

Information regarding your use of the Service may be captured anonymously, for example actions performed on UI elements. In order to aid in improving the Giffer experience, Giffer makes use of the Flurry API, owned by Yahoo, Inc. Yahoo's privacy policy governs the use of your personal information associated with them. For more information you are encouraged to review Yahoo's Privacy Policy.

While using the Site, information about your usage may be captured, such as which links were clicked, etc. To help improve the site, Giffer uses Google Analytics. Google's privacy policy governs the use of your personal information associated with them. For more information you are encouraged to review Google's Privacy Policy.

Your email address is required to submit a support ticket through the Service or the Site (and your name is optional). Giffer uses the UserVoice support ticketing system. UserVoice's privacy policy governs the use of your personal information associated with them. For more information you are encouraged to review UserVoice's Privacy Policy.

Your information will only be shared in compliance with court orders, subpoenas, regulatory obligations, or when otherwise required to do so by law, including suspected fraud, and/or situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person.

Content Shared Using the Service

The Service makes use of third party sharing services including but not limited to Twitter, Facebook, and Tumblr. The privacy notices of these web sites or services govern the use of your personal information associated with them. Giffer is not responsible for the privacy policies or your adherence to the terms of use on these services. You agree that submitting any personal information to any and/or all of these services in conjunction with Giffer, even if voluntarily disclosed, is your responsibility. You are also encouraged to review the Terms of Use.

Uploaded Content

Content that you choose to upload to the Service will be assigned a randomly generated giffer.co URL. This URL will not be made public unless you choose to do so by redistributing it. Also, unless opted-out of, uploaded content may be featured in the Service or on the Site. Please read the Terms of Use for further details.

Information Use

The Site or the Service may use cookies, web beacons, and/or log file information to: (a) store information so that you will not have to re-enter it during your next session; (b) monitor aggregate metrics such as total number of visitors and pages viewed; and (c) track your submissions and activity (eg: how many frames each GIF contains, how many GIFs have been shared, etc). This information is solely used to improve the Service and the Site.

Cancellation/Termination

The Service or the Site may ban, block, or otherwise prevent your device ID and/or IP address from accessing the Service, for any reason at its sole discretion without prior notice. In addition, you may remove the app from your iOS device at any time.

More Information

For questions or comments regarding the privacy practices of the Site or the Service, please use the contact form located on the support page.

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