Last Modified on July 11, 2020
This policy answers the following questions:
• What information do we collect about you and how do we use it?
• Will we share your personal data with third parties?
• What choices do you have about the collection and use of your personal data?
• What security measures do we take to safeguard your personal data?
Lowkey utilizes encryption to provide private messaging (“Services”). Your messages are always encrypted, so they can never be shared or viewed by anyone but yourself and the intended recipients who are part of your group chat.
Key Revolution is hosted and operated in the United States and is subject to United States law. Please do not provide us with any information or attempt to access the Site, App or Services if you live outside of the United States. If you are from a jurisdiction outside of the United States, please notify us so that we may take necessary action. This may include terminating your account and deleting your information. We are committed to resolving those issues, so if you have any questions about how we collect or use your information you may email us at email@example.com.
What information do we collect about you and how do we use it?
Types of Information we collect
Personal data means information that can be used to identify and contact you. You need to submit personal data to access the Service.
We collect personal data when you create an account through the Service, fill out registration forms, participate in chats and/or receive customer or technical support.
To create an account for the Service, we require you to provide certain data including your name, phone number, school email and your college. Additionally, at your option, you may provide additional information beyond what is required to create an account, such as age, class, gender, a profile picture, access to your phone’s contact list, photo galleries and enabling the sharing of location services, which will enable you to gain more from the Service. If you sign up for one of our services which involves social networking sites, or access to your contacts, we may also collect personally identifiable information from these internet sources and database services. When you are purchasing advertisements, event tickets, or other products through the Service, you will also be required to provide a billing address and credit card or other payment information. No information of this type will be collected unless you have registered for services that require it.
How We Use Your Personal Data
The personal data you provide to us will allow us to verify a user and connect users with their friends through the Service, add you in to groups where your friends are participating also, fulfill your product or service order; alert you of new products or services, features, or enhancements; handle your customer service questions or issues; and notify you of promotions, updates, or special offers that we think may interest you. We also use your phone number as part of the Service in sending you messages and notifications about the Service and other general announcements. This includes, but is not limited to, contacting through email, text or in-app messaging.
We keep track of your interactions with us, including but not limited to your activity within the Service. We may use personal data that you provide to us to send messages to you in response to your request to perform an activity in connection with your use of any of the Service. We may also use your personal data to contact you when necessary.
We may use your personal data with non-personal data that we have collected in a manner such that the end-product does not personally identify you or any other user of the Service. We may make your personal data non-personally identifiable by either combining it with information about other users (aggregating your personal data with information about other users), or by removing characteristics (such as your name or email address) that make the information personally identifiable. This process is known as de-personalizing your information. You grant us a royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable and fully transferable right and license to use your personal data in connection with the creation and development of analytical and statistical analysis tools relating to the use of the customer data we collect in providing the Service (the “Analytical Data”). We are expressly authorized to make any commercial use of the Analytical Data, including without limitation, sharing the Analytical Data with third parties, provided that we do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer from us any part of the Analytical Data that personally identifies any users of the Service.
Do Not Track
In compliance with California legislation, AB370, effective January 1, 2014, Key Revolution’s practices in responding to “do not track” signals and collecting user information over time and across a network of websites when you visit the Site are as follows: We do honor the request of “do not track” signals sent by your browser when you visit the Site. Additionally, Key Revolution may collect user information about your online activities over time and across different websites and may authorize third parties to do so.
“Cookies” are small bits of electronic information that a website sends to a visitor’s browser and are stored on the visitor’s hard drive. Like many websites, we may choose to employ cookies in certain areas of the Site to allow us to provide information to make your online experience more convenient. For example, when you return to the Service after logging in, cookies provide information to the Service so that the Service will remember who you are on subsequent visits. speeding up or enhancing your experience of the Service by, for instance, tailoring content to you.
Our servers automatically record, and we collect other personal data that your browser or mobile device sends whenever you visit the Service. This information includes, among other things, your access times, Internet Protocol address, the search engine you used to find the Service, if any, type of mobile device, device identification number, geographic location, which parts or elements of the Service you use and when and how long you use them. We use this information to monitor and analyze how users use the Service, to provide customer service and to maintain and improve the Service.
You must be at least 13 years old or otherwise the age of majority in your jurisdiction in order to obtain an account for the Service.
We do not knowingly collect personal data from children under 13 or allow them to create an account for the Service. We take children’s privacy seriously and encourage parents to play an active role in their children’s online experience at all times.
Google Analytics for Firebase
Key Revolution uses Google Analytics for Firebase to help us provide functionality across the Site and App, providing access to analytics databases, messaging and reporting of crashes to provide better experiences to users. Key Revolution has implemented Google Analytics for Firebase features including but not limited to Analytics, Cloud Messaging, Events, Conversions, Audiences, Latest Release, Retention and StreamView. It may collect data including use of identifiers for mobile devices including Android Advertising ID and Advertising Identifier for iOS, or other third-party identifiers, together.
Will we share your personal data with third parties?
Sharing of Information
• Asset transfers. If we become involved in a merger, acquisition or other transaction involving the sale of some or all of Key Revolution’s assets, user information, including personal data collected from you through your use of the Service, could be included in the transferred assets. Should such an event occur, we will use reasonable means to notify you through email and/or a prominent notice on the Site.
Disclosure of Your Information for Security Purposes
Key Revolution fully cooperates with law enforcement agencies in identifying those who use our services for illegal activities. We will release personal or general information without your consent for security purposes, when required by law, or to prevent imminent harm to any person or entity. We will disclose personal or general information upon receipt of a court order or subpoena, or to cooperate with a law enforcement investigation, which may include responding to requests and court orders from jurisdictions outside the United States. We reserve the right to report to law enforcement agencies any activities that we in good faith believe to be unlawful, as determined in our sole discretion. If we receive such a request we may, but are not required to, notify you of such request and give you an opportunity to respond.
Opting Out of Receiving Communications from Us
If you no longer want to receive our newsletter, emails or other announcements, you may unsubscribe by selecting “unsubscribe” in your account, writing to us at firstname.lastname@example.org or replying to the unsubscribe link at the bottom of our emails. Please note that you cannot unsubscribe from certain correspondence from us, including messages relating to your account transactions, and we may notify customers of any unauthorized access of their personal data by email or text messaging.
What security measures do we take to safeguard your personal data?
We have put in place appropriate security measures to prevent your personal data from being accidentally lost, used or accessed in an unauthorized way, altered or disclosed. Key Revolution may collect personal data from you, in which case the personal data is stored on servers by Amazon, located in a secure and environmentally controlled location and protected by protocols and procedures designed to ensure the security of such information including firewalls, Secure Sockets Layer, encryption methods and password protection features. In addition, we restrict access to personal data to Key Revolution employees, independent contractors and agents who need to know this information in order to develop, operate and maintain the Service. All Key Revolution personnel who have access to this information are trained in the maintenance and security of such information. However, no server, computer or communications network or system, or data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect user information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us or through the use of any of the Service and you acknowledge and agree that you provide such information and engage in such transmissions at your own risk. Once we receive a transmission from you, we will endeavor to maintain its security on our systems.
In the event that personal data you provide to us is compromised as a result of a breach of security, when appropriate we will take reasonable steps to investigate the situation, notify you and take the necessary steps to comply with any applicable laws and regulations.
Notification of Changes
Questions? Contact Us
36700 Trousdale Pkwy.
Bridge Hall, B1F
Los Angeles, CA 90089