LAST UPDATED: January 1, 2020.
Welcome to Avatoon! We respect your privacy and recognize the importance of protecting your personal information. This is why we will do everything to protect and handle your private information with upmost care and keep it confidential.
Avatoon respects the privacy of its visitors, customers, and partners. We understand the importance of being transparent about what personal data we collect in order to provide the Services, how the data is used, and with whom we share it as well as your rights regarding your own data. All of that information is explained below in this Privacy Notice.
1. Information we collect
When you use our service, we consider you consent to provide your personal information voluntarily. There are two general categories of information we may collect.
1.1 Information that you provide
We ask for and collect the personal information about you when use the App. This information is necessary for the adequate performance of the contract between you and us. Without such information, it is impossible to provide complete functionality of the App all perform the requested services.
Face data: Your face data in only use in Facial Recognition. The face photo will be analyzed by deep learning algorithm. We collect face information from the camera and use the collected information to create your personal avatar. We don’t store this information on our servers or share it with third parties.
1.2 Information we get when you use our services
When you use our service, some information about your device and your user behavior may be processed automatically. This information is generally non-personal and we may access it only in aggregated form. We process this information on the ground of our legitimate interest in improving our App and giving our users the best experience. Otherwise, we may not be able to provide you with all the requested services and features of the App
2. Information we use
The main reason we use your information is to deliver and improve our services. Additionally, we use your information to keep you safe. Read on for a more detailed explanation of the various reasons we use your information:
When you upload pictures to our community, we may collect the Content (photos) you provided while using our Mobile applications and Site. It is only used to assist us in providing an effective service. We get inspiration from your work and help us improve our services. We do NOT SELL or SHARE your data with other person.
Some of the information we collect is stored only on your local devices, and some are stored securely in encrypted formats on servers located in AWS. We have strict policies to control access and use of such data. If you would like to delete your information, please contact us.
3. Information the Third-Party SDKs collect and use
This policy does not apply to any third-party SDK, they have their privacy policies, and we encourage you to review the privacy policies of each third-party website or service you visit.
3.1 Information collected by Third-Party Platforms
Google AdMob, DoubleClick Ad Exchange, DoubleClick for Publishers
3.2 Information collected by Third-Party Analytical Tools
4. The use and shutdown of device permissions
We do not activate or use your device permissions automatically. Only when the feature you are using requires permission, the system will pop up the window to confirm whether you activate the corresponding permission. You can choose to reject but will not be able to use the feature.
The permissions we might use are as follows:
5. California privacy rights
7. Contact us