Dangle Privacy Policy

Last Modified Date: August 28, 2018

Appstep SRL, owner of Dangle app and Matcher ("Dangle," "we," and "us") regards the security of its clients ("you") and has built up this Privacy Policy to exhibit its responsibility on ensuring your data protection. This Privacy Policy depicts the data we gather, how that data might be utilized, with whom it might be shared, and your decisions about such uses and revelations. We urge you to peruse this Privacy Policy precisely when utilizing our application or benefits or executing business with us. By utilizing our site, application, you are tolerating the practices depicted in this Privacy Policy.

If you have any questions about our privacy practices, please refer to the end of this Privacy Policy for information on how to contact us.

Information Gathering and Usage

We gather and process information:

  • Email from newsletter subscription form if you subscribed to our newsletter we will use it only to keep you up to date with our products and features. Your email address is never sold or used to promote 3rd party products.
  • Kik account data(first name,last name, profile picture, kik username)

    We use your name and profile image to show you profile to other users. We use your kik username in order to put you in contact with the persons you select.

  • Data provided explicitly by you

    Birth date,gender, cards preferences,images, we use this data to show you relevant cards in the app and also to show your profile to other relevant users.

  • Log Data

    We receive and process information when you view content or interact with our Services, even if you have not created an account. This information is automatically reported by your browser or mobile application each time you use our Services. The Log Data include the following information: your operating system, browser type, the referring web page, pages visited, exit page, landing page, domain names, location, device information, and other such information. We also receive Log Data when you click on, view or interact with links, buttons and inputs, swipe cards. This Log Data includes your IP address. Purposes for processing Log Data is to find and improve the most requested features, to create features that improve your experience, to understand the usage of our Services, to improve our Services and to protect ourselves from abuse by banning downloads from certain IP addresses.

With whom we share your information

We work with 3rd party providers to be able to provide better services.

We share data with:
  • Google Analytics, Google Firebase - is shared only Log Data to understand how you use our services; to find and fix errors; for marketing purposes

  • Google Adsense, Google Admob - is shared only Log Data in order to provide better and more relevant ads.

  • MailChimp - we use their services in order to better manage email subscriptions and send newsletters

  • Pollfish - we use Pollfish web plugin. Pollfish is an on-line survey platform, through which, anyone may conduct surveys. Pollfish collaborates with Developers of applications for smartphones and website owners in order to have access to users of such applications/websites and address survey questionnaires to them. This website uses and enables Pollfish cookies. When a user connects to this website, Pollfish detects whether the user is eligible for a survey. Data collected by Pollfish will be associated with your answers to the questionnaires whenever Pollfish sents such questionnaires to eligible users. For a full list of data received by Pollfish through this website, please read carefully Pollfish respondent terms located at https://www.pollfish.com/terms/respondent. By using this website you accept this privacy policy document and you hereby give your explicit consent for the placement of a Pollfish cookie in your system and the processing by Pollfish of the aforementioned data. Furthermore, you are informed that you may disable Pollfish operation at any time by using the Pollfish “opt out section” available on Pollfish website or by disabling “third party cookies” from your browser’s settings. We once more invite you to check the Pollfish respondent’s terms of use, if you wish to have more detailed view of the way Pollfish works works. APPLE, GOOGLE AND AMAZON ARE NOT A SPONSOR NOR ARE INVOLVED IN ANY WAY IN THIS CONTEST/DRAW. NO APPLE PRODUCTS ARE BEING USED AS PRIZES.

Personal information. We don't impart your own data to others with the exception of cases showed in this Privacy Policy or when we advise you and give you a chance to quit having your own data shared.

Cookies and localstorage

Cookies and localstorage are small amount of data that is sent to your computer or mobile device. Although most web browsers automatically accept cookies, you can modify your browser’ settings to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. If you reject cookies, you may still use our Services, but your ability to use some features may be limited, and user experience will also be affected. We use cookies to collect additional website usage information. Cookies store user preferences so that you don’t have to re-enter it during a visit or on subsequent visits, other information, that we use to monitor usage and web traffic on our Services, and to provide, customize and improve our Services. We process data collected through the usage of Cookies: to identify your browser and/or device; to provide our customized Services; to improve our Services.

How you can access and correct your information

On the off chance that you have a Dangle account, you can audit and refresh your own data inside the Service by opening your application to "Settings" and/or "Your Profile". Appropriate protection laws may permit you the privilege to get to and additionally ask for the adjustment or exclusions in your own data that is in our authority or under our control. You can also contact us directly to correct your information.

Data retention

We keep your data just as long as we require to provide our services. If you wish to delete your account with us and the data we have about you, you can do so by pressing the "Delete Account" button in the Settings Tab or by contacting us directly. Keep in mind that some data will be retained after this point in our database backups(for up to 6 months) and log data in Google Firebase and Google Analytics(for up to 24 months).

Data transfer

While creating your user profile, you give your authorization to the transfer outside the European Union of your personal data for the purpose of storage of data processed by us, realization of statistical studies and for the needs of the functioning of Dangle/Matcher, we guarantees that such transfers are carried out under conditions ensuring the confidentiality and security of the data and an adequate level of protection.

Your choices about collection and use of your information

  • You can choose not to provide us with certain information, but that may result in you being unable to use certain features of our Service because such information may be required in order for you to register as user; purchase products or services; participate in a contest, promotion, survey, or sweepstakes; ask a question; or initiate other transactions.
  • Our Service may also deliver notifications to your phone or mobile device. You can disable these notifications by going into “App Settings” on the app or by changing the settings on your mobile device.

How we protect your personal information

In order to better protect data we store personal information:

  • - on encrypted databases situated in USA, provided by Amazon
  • - files on Spaces and S3 buckets situated in in USA, provided by Amazon and DigitalOcean

We use SSL certificate to securely transfer information between our servers and browsers.

We take safety efforts to help defend your own data from unapproved access and revelation. In any case, no framework can be totally secure. In case you have information that there was a security breach please contact us.

Information you provide about yourself while using our Service

We give ranges on our Service where you can post data about yourself as well as other people and speak with others. Such postings are represented by our Terms of Use. Additionally, at whatever point you intentionally uncover individual data on openly perceptible pages, that data will be freely accessible and can be gathered and utilized by others. For instance, in the event that you post your email address, you may get spontaneous messages. We can't control who peruses your posting or what different clients may do with the data you deliberately post, so we urge you to practice prudence and alert as for your own data.

Children Privacy

In order to use our services you have to be at least 16 years old. We do not allow any account to be created if the users is under 16 years old. Furdther more, we have in place filters that do not allow matching people if it detects an account with a user aged under 16 years.

Contact Us

You can contact us by various means for any issues regard our services or to provide us with feedback and features requests:

  • - send a message from our website's form - dangle.chat;
  • - email us at dangle@appstep.co;
  • - write us on Kik Messanger at matcher_support .