Last Updated: August 20, 2020
WHO WE ARE
INFORMATION WE COLLECT
Information You Give Us
Non-Identifiable Data. When you interact with parentUpp through the Services, we receive and store certain personally non-identifiable information. Such information, which is collected passively using various technologies, cannot presently be used to specifically identify you. parentUpp may store such information itself or such information may be included in databases owned and maintained by parentUpp affiliates, agents or service providers. The Services may use such information and pool it with other information to track, for example, the total number of visitors to our Site, the number of visitors to each page of our Site, and the domain names of our visitors' Internet service providers. It is important to note that no Personal Data is available or used in this process. Additionally, we collect usage information and information about your device such as the model, manufacturer and OS version of device used, MAC (Media Access Control) address, device identifiers, International Mobile Equipment Identity (IMEI), and network status (WiFi, etc.).
Aggregated Personal Data. In an ongoing effort to better understand and serve the users of the Services, Company often conducts research on its customer demographics, interests and behavior based on the Personal Data and other information provided to us. This research may be compiled and analyzed on an aggregate basis, and Company may share this aggregate data with its affiliates, agents and business partners. This aggregate information does not identify you personally. Company may also disclose aggregated user statistics in order to describe our services to current and prospective business partners, and to other third parties for other lawful purposes.
Information Automatically Collected Through our Mobile App
Additionally, we collect usage information and information about your device. This information allows us to understand how users access and utilize the mobile application. Once a user has downloaded and started using parentUpp, we automatically collect information such as the model, manufacturer and OS version of device used, MAC (Media Access Control) address, device identifiers, International Mobile Equipment Identity (IMEI), and time-stamped logs of messages sent and received including sender and recipient and data exchanges, and network status (WiFi, etc.). We use all of this information to investigate trends and to restructure and improve the parentUpp application. We also detect when users take actions relating to messages as further described below.
Information Collected on parentupp.com.
When you visit our website, some information is automatically collected, such as your computer's operating system, Internet Protocol (IP) address, access times, browser type and language, and the website you visited before our site are logged automatically.
Web Beacons. We may collect information using Web beacons. Web beacons are electronic images that may be used on our website. We use Web beacons to deliver cookies, count visits, and understand usage and campaign effectiveness.
When you send or receive messages using the Services, we temporarily process and store your images in order to provide our Services. Although we attempt to delete image data as soon as possible after the message is received and opened by the recipient (and after a certain period of time if they don't open the message), we cannot guarantee that the message contents will be deleted in every case. For example, users may take a picture of the message contents with another imaging device or capture a screenshot of the message contents on the device screen. Consequently, we are not able to guarantee that your messaging data will be deleted in all instances. Messages, therefore, are sent at the risk of the user. We also log information about messages, including time, date, and who sent and received the message.
Our uses of Personal Data collected through our site and in our app include to:
operate and improve our Service (including the app, site and related services);
understand you and your preferences to enhance your experience and enjoyment using our Service (including the app, site and related services);
respond to your comments and questions and provide customer service;
send you related information, including confirmations, technical notices, updates, security alerts, and support and administrative messages;
communicate with you about promotions, products and services offered by parentUpp and our selected partners (If we do so, each marketing communication we send you will contain instructions permitting you to "opt-out" of receiving future marketing communications. In addition, if at any time you wish not to receive any future marketing communications or you wish to have your name deleted from our mailing lists, please contact us as indicated below);
link or combine with other Personal Data we get from third parties, to help understand your needs and provide you with better service; and
protect, investigate, and deter against fraudulent, unauthorized, or illegal activity.
parentUpp allows you to connect with co-parents, students, teachers, and school administrators. When you create a user name, we create a public profile with that user name where users can contact you. Please be mindful of your own privacy needs as you choose who to connect with and what to share. We cannot control the privacy or security of information you choose to share with others. If you share information about others, we suggest you get consent from them.
We will tell a the other party who sends you a message when you open a message and when we detect that you have captured a screenshot of an image they send you.
By using the Service you agree to let parentUpp collect information about your interactions with private groups of parentUpp users ("users"). For example, when you open a parentupp or capture a screenshot of a parentupp, we detect those interactions. You agree that we may share the fact that you took these actions with the sender of the parentupp.
We may also share your Personal Data with third parties including as follows:
with your consent, for example, when you agree to our sharing your information with other third parties for their own marketing purposes subject to their separate privacy policies;
with third party vendors, consultants and other service providers who work for us and need access to your information to do that work;
to: (a) satisfy any and all applicable laws, regulations, legal processes, or lawful government requests; (b) enforce our agreements, policies, and the TOS, including investigation of potential violations thereof; (c) detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security, or technical issues; or (d) protect against harm to the rights, property, or safety of parentUpp, its users or any person as required or permitted by law;
in connection with or during negotiation of any merger, financing, acquisition or dissolution, transaction or proceeding involving sale, transfer, divestiture or disclosure of all or a portion of our business or assets to another company.
LINKS TO OTHER WEB SITES
INTEGRATING SOCIAL NETWORKING SERVICES
You may also have the option of posting your Services activities to Social Networking Services when you access content through the Services (for example, you may post to Facebook that you performed an activity on the Service); you acknowledge that if you choose to use this feature, your friends, followers and subscribers on any Social Networking Services you have enabled will be able to view such activity.
parentUpp takes reasonable steps to help protect your Personal Data in an effort to prevent loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. There are a number of risks in transmitting any kind of data over the public Internet and no company can prevent every risk. Under no circumstances should you use the Service to transmit confidential or privileged information of any sort.
ACCESS TO INFORMATION; CONTACTING PARENTUPP
To keep your Personal Data accurate, current, and complete, please contact us as specified below. We will take reasonable steps to update or correct Personal Data in our possession that you have previously submitted via the Services.
You may contact us as follows: firstname.lastname@example.org
INFORMATION CHOICES AND CHANGES
You can choose who your parentUpp get messages from and who you block using controls in the app.
To opt-out of x Analytics tracking used in our app visit http://www.parentupp.com. To opt-out of cookie tracking on our site, most browser settings can be set to accept or reject cookies. Please note that opting out of cookies may affect our site functionality.