- INFORMATION COLLECTED. InstantLocal collects the following types of information from you, using the techniques described below, when you use the Services:
Information you provide us directly:
- Your login credentials from your Facebook account or another similar social media platforms as allowed by the Services (collectively, a “Social Media Account”).
- Information from such Social Media Account including your public profile and related information.
- User generated content (e.g., photos, video, comments, or other materials) that you may post to the Services from time-to-time (“User Content”).
- Communications between you and InstantLocal regarding the Services.
- Information about you or your business including name, address, email address, website and other similar information.
When you use the Services we may collect information about your location using methods that include, but may not limited to, GPS, wireless networks, cell towers and Wi-Fi access points. Such location information will be used for the sole purpose of providing and improving the Services. InstantLocal will not use the location data for any other purpose and will use commercially reasonable efforts measured by industry standards to protect such location information.
We use third-party analytics tools to measure traffic and usage trends for the Services (“Analytics Information”). These analytics tools collect Analytics Information sent by your device or our Services, and assist us in improving the Services. We collect, use, and analyze the Analytics Information in aggregate, non-identifiable form, so that the Analytics Information does not identify any particular individual user.
Cookies and similar technologies:
When you use a mobile device to access our Services, we may access, collect, monitor, store on your device, and/or remotely store one or more “device identifiers.” Device identifiers are small data files or similar data structures stored on or associated with your mobile device, which uniquely identify your mobile device. A device identifier may be data stored in connection with the device hardware, data stored in connection with the device’s operating system or other software, or data sent to the device by InstantLocal. A device identifier may deliver information to us or to a third party partner about how you browse and use the Services and may help us or others provide reports or personalized content and ads. Some features of the Services may not function properly if use or availability of device identifiers is impaired or disabled.
- HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION
- help you efficiently access your information after you sign in;
- remember information so you will not have to re-enter it during your visit or the next time you use the Services;
- provide personalized content and information to you and others;
- provide, improve, test, and monitor the effectiveness of our Services;
- develop and test new products and features;
- market our Services to you;
- monitor metrics such as total number of visitors, traffic, and demographic patterns;
- diagnose or fix technology problems; and
- automatically update our application on your device.
- SHARING OF YOUR INFORMATION
Parties with whom we may share your information:
We also may share your information and User Content with third-party organizations that help us provide the Services to you (“Service Providers“). Our Service Providers will be given access to your information under reasonable confidentiality terms, and will only be given access to your information as is necessary for such Services Providers to assist us in providing the Services to you.
We will share your information and User Content in response to a legal request (like a search warrant, court order or subpoena) if we have a good faith belief that the law requires us to do so.
We may share your information and User Content in connection with any proposed or actual purchase, sale, lease, merger, assignment, re-organization, or financing of all or any portion of our business, assets or equity interests.
We may also share certain information such as cookie data with third-party advertising partners. This information would allow third-party ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you.
We may remove parts of data that can identify you and share such anonymized data with other parties. We may also combine your information with other information in a way that it is no longer associated with you and share that aggregated information.
We may access, preserve and share information when we have a good faith belief it is necessary to: detect, prevent and address fraud and other illegal activity; to protect ourselves, you and others, including as part of investigations; and to prevent death or imminent bodily harm.
Parties with whom you may choose to share your User Content:
Any information or content that you voluntarily post to the Services, such as User Content, becomes available to InstantLocal to re-share publicly. To change your privacy settings on the Services, please log into the Services and changing your profile settings in your account. Once you have shared User Content through the Services or otherwise made it public, that User Content may be re-shared by others.
If you remove information that you posted to the Services, copies may remain viewable in cached and archived pages of the Services, or if other users or third parties have copied or saved that information.
- HOW WE STORE YOUR INFORMATION
Your information collected through the Services may be stored and processed in the United States or any other country in which InstantLocal, its affiliates or Service Providers maintain facilities.
InstantLocal, its affiliates, or Service Providers may transfer information that we collect about you, including personal information, across borders and from your country or jurisdiction to other countries or jurisdictions around the world. If you are located in the European Union or other regions with laws governing data collection and use that may differ from U.S. law, please note that we may transfer information, including personal information, to a country and jurisdiction that does not have the same data protection laws as your jurisdiction.
However, InstantLocal cannot ensure the security of any information you transmit to InstantLocal or guarantee that information on the Services may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed.
You are responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your password and account information, and for controlling access to any electronic communications between you and InstantLocal at all times. Your privacy settings may also be affected by changes the social media services you connect to InstantLocal make to their services. We are not responsible for the functionality, privacy, or security measures of any other organization.
- YOUR CHOICES ABOUT YOUR INFORMATION
Your account information and profile/privacy settings: Update your account at any time by logging into the Services and changing your profile settings. Unsubscribe from email communications from us by clicking on the “unsubscribe link” provided in such communications.
How long we keep your information and User Content: Following termination or deactivation of your account, InstantLocal, its affiliates, or its Service Providers may retain your information (and User Content for backup, archival, audit purposes, and as otherwise necessary to operate the Services.
Your Responsibility: You are responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your password and account information, and for controlling access to any electronic communications between you and InstantLocal at all times.
- CHILDREN’S PRIVACY
InstantLocal does not knowingly collect or solicit any information from anyone under the age of 13 or knowingly allow such persons to register for the Services. The Services and its content are not directed at children under the age of 13. In the event that we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under age 13 without parental consent, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us.
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