User Provided Information
This Application does not require an account, and will not ask you for any personal information. Any interactions saved by the Application will be attributed to the device’s ANDROID_ID, a unique 64-bit number that is assigned by the Android operating system to the device upon first boot. This identifier can be changed by performing a factory-reset on the device.
This Application will request access to your device’s camera in order to enable QR code scanning. If you deny the Application this permission you will be unable to scan QR codes, but the ability of the Application to scan and detect BLE beacons will be unaffected. This Application does NOT store images or video, and if a QR code is scanned the data from the QR code will be stored, not the image of the code itself.
This Application must access your device’s internet connection to allow HTTP requests to our database to store any BLE beacons or QR codes you interact with in your history and to allow loading websites served upon interacting with BLE beacons or QR codes. This Application will NOT access any settings, cookies, data, caches, or other information about your internet usage and browser.
This Application must access your device’s Bluetooth antenna to enable scanning and detection of BLE beacons. This Application will NOT store information about any other Bluetooth enabled devices either connected to your device or scanned while searching for BLE beacons. Disabling Bluetooth will prevent the Application from scanning and interacting with BLE beacons, but will not affect the scanning of QR codes.
Automatically Collected Information
In addition, the Application may collect certain information automatically, including, but not limited to, the type of mobile device you use, your mobile devices unique device ID, the IP address of your mobile device, your mobile operating system, the type of mobile Internet browsers you use, and information about the way you use the Application.
Does the Application collect precise real time location information of the device?
The Application will request to track your device’s location at all times. Blue Bite will NOT store or utilize this information in any way. The Application is required to request to track your device’s location due to rules put in place by the Android operating system. Refusal to allow the Application to access your device’s location will render the Application unable to scan for and detect BLE beacons.
Do third parties see and/or have access to information obtained by the Application?
Yes. We will share your information with third parties only in the ways that are described in this privacy statement.
We may disclose User Provided and Automatically Collected Information:
As required by law, such as to comply with a subpoena, or similar legal process.
When we believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, or respond to a government request.
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If Blue Bite is involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, you will be notified via email and/or a prominent notice on our Web site of any change in ownership or uses of this information, as well as any choices you may have regarding this information.
What are my opt-out rights?
You can stop all collection of information by the Application easily by uninstalling the Application. You may use the standard uninstall processes as may be available as part of your mobile device or via the mobile application marketplace or network.
Data Retention Policy, Managing Your Information
We will retain User Provided data for as long as the server which it is stored upon is in use. This data contains no personally identifying information and as a result we do not offer a standard data removal/deletion request. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions or concerns regarding the removal of interaction data.
We are concerned about safeguarding the confidentiality of your information. We provide physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect information we process and maintain. For example, we limit access to this information to authorized employees and contractors who need to know that information in order to operate, develop or improve our Application. Please be aware that, although we endeavor provide reasonable security for information we process and maintain, no security system can prevent all potential security breaches.
If you have any questions regarding privacy while using the Application, or have questions about our practices, please contact us via email at email@example.com.