Privacy & Cookies Policy

EFFECTIVE DATE : 19th February, 2018
This privacy & cookies policy applies to the use of collected personal information and other information relating to the visitors and registered users (hereinafter referred to as "You" or "Your" or "Yourself" or "User") of websites and mobile applications (collectively referred as "products" or "ZibApp") operated by ZibApp.com, owned by Slickalpha Digital Private Limited, headquartered in India (collectively referred as "we", "ZibApp.com", "us" or "our").

THIS PRIVACY & COOKIES POLICY IS AN ELECTRONIC RECORD IN THE FORM OF AN ELECTRONIC CONTRACT FORMED UNDER THE INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ACT, 2000 AND THE RULES MADE THEREUNDER AND THE AMENDED PROVISIONS PERTAINING TO ELECTRONIC DOCUMENTS / RECORDS IN VARIOUS STATUTES AS AMENDED BY THE INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ACT, 2000. THIS PRIVACY POLICY DOES NOT REQUIRE ANY PHYSICAL, ELECTRONIC OR DIGITAL SIGNATURE.

THIS PRIVACY & COOKIES POLICY IS A LEGALLY BINDING DOCUMENT BETWEEN YOU AND ZIBAPP.COM. THE TERMS OF THIS PRIVACY POLICY WILL BE EFFECTIVE UPON YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THE SAME (DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY IN ELECTRONIC FORM, BY CLICKING ON THE I ACCEPT TAB OR BY USE OF THE WEBSITE OR BY OTHER MEANS) AND WILL GOVERN THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN YOU AND ZIBAPP.COM FOR YOUR USE OF THE PRODUCTS.

THIS DOCUMENT IS PUBLISHED AND SHALL BE CONSTRUED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF THE INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (REASONABLE SECURITY PRACTICES AND PROCEDURES AND SENSITIVE PERSONAL DATA OF INFORMATION) RULES, 2011 UNDER INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ACT, 2000; THAT REQUIRE PUBLISHING OF THE PRIVACY POLICY FOR COLLECTION, USE, STORAGE AND TRANSFER OF SENSITIVE PERSONAL DATA OR INFORMATION.

PLEASE READ THIS PRIVACY & COOKIES POLICY CAREFULLY. BY USING THE WEBSITE, YOU INDICATE THAT YOU UNDERSTAND, AGREE AND CONSENT TO THIS PRIVACY & COOKIES POLICY. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THE TERMS OF THIS PRIVACY POLICY, PLEASE DO NOT USE THE PRODUCTS. YOU HEREBY PROVIDE YOUR UNCONDITIONAL CONSENT OR AGREEMENTS TO ZIBAPP.COM AS PROVIDED UNDER SECTION 43A AND SECTION 72A OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ACT, 2000.

Your privacy is important to us, and we take our responsibility of protecting it in accordance with all applicable privacy and data protection laws. We may amend this policy from time to time. Check this page from time to time to ensure that you are comfortable with any changes. Use of information we collect now is subject to this policy in effect at the time such information is used.

Information We Collect
Providing personal information is voluntary except that you must provide your name and a valid email address in order to set up your user account.

Information collected by us directly
  • Your name, bio, and contact information including your email address
  • Images that you upload or voluntarily imported it to ZibApp from third-party services such as Facebook
  • Original URLs and the shortened URLs posted on ZibApp
Information collected by us during your use of our products
  • IP address and geo-location
  • Mobile and other hardware or device identifiers
  • Browser information, including your browser type and the language you prefer
  • Details about what product features you use and your use of them
  • Metadata of websites of URLs posted on ZibApp
We also may collect and store information locally on your device, using mechanisms like cookies, browser web storage (including HTML 5) and application data caches as described in the Cookies section of this Privacy and Cookies policy.

Information collected by third parties
Our products use third party services such as Facebook Analytics, and other similar services, to collect statistical information about how our products are being used. They use information such as your IP address, browser type and unique identifiers stored in cookies on your devices to record how you interact with our website. They may also provide us with demographic information such as age, gender and interests related to our products.

URL Access Data and Analytics
ZibApp.com collects information about clicks of every shortened URLs created through our products. This information includes, but is not limited to:
  • IP address and physical location of the devices accessing the URLs
  • Referring websites or services
  • Time and date of each access
  • Information on the channels through which the URLs were shared. This information is used by ZibApp.com and its users and partners to improve their websites and services.

Cookies
Cookies are small files that apps and websites save to your device's memory or computer's hard drive. They're used to make the app or website work better for you, and to help us understand how people use the app and website. A cookie in no way gives us access to your device or computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us (e.g. if you are a registered user). Instead they can remember activities and preferences chosen by you and your browser. Most app and web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies, or to delete existing ones, if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the app or website.

We do not sell personal data collected from cookies to any other organisations. If you want to know about data collected by third parties when you click on their URLs, you should check their privacy notice to find out what they collect, how they process it and what they use it for.

Virtually all modern browsers allow you to see what cookies you've got, and to clear them individually or clear all of them. To find out how to do this, go to aboutcookies.org, which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of desktop browsers.

How We Use Your Information
We use your personal and non-personal information, both individually and combined together, in the following ways:
  • Create and maintain accounts that you have registered for
  • To operate, improve, and develop our products
  • Facilitate sharing on social networks
  • Provide application updates
  • Identify, fix, and troubleshoot bugs and service errors
  • Serve and measure the effectiveness of advertising
  • Communicate with you and respond to your specific requests or questions
  • To help keep our services safe and fair, resolve disputes, investigate and help curb fraud and illegal behaviour, comply with the law, and to enforce our agreements and policies.
We may periodically send promotional emails or send push notifications (if turned on in the product settings), about our new products and product features, special offers or other information, from us, and/or from third parties which we think you may find interesting (subject to your right to unsubscribe from emails, or turn off push notifications, at any time)

Where We Hold Your Information
Personal Information we collect may be stored and processed for the purposes set out in this Privacy and Cookie Policy in the United States, India or any other country in which ZibApp.com, or third party agents operate. By using our products, you consent that your personal information may be transferred to recipients in the United States and other countries that may not offer the same level of privacy protection as the laws in your country of residence or citizenship.

How We Safeguard Your Information
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure or use by third parties, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online in accordance with current industry standards. We may allow third parties access to your data without additional permission from you if they are acting as a supplier for us of one of our direct services to you, or if they are processing data on our behalf, but we will take steps to ensure that your privacy rights are protected.

Your Choices and Controls
We provide simple and meaningful controls within our products to protect the information you share with us. You may also choose to deactivate your ZibApp account or delete the personal information associated with your account by contacting us directly to support@zibapp.com

By doing so, you will no longer have access to ZibApp and services associated with your account. Note that we may retain information needed to resolve disputes, enforce our user agreements, protect our legal rights, and comply with technical and legal requirements and constraints related to the security, integrity and operation of our products. Otherwise, we will retain your personal information for as long as reasonably necessary to provide you services, create and improve our products, comply with the law, and to run our business.

Contact Us
Any queries or comments about this privacy and cookies policy, or for requests of copies of the information we hold about you, or if you wish to have a copy of your information, restrict, transfer or erase your records, write to Customer Relations, Slickalpha Digital Private Limited, 15-202D/1, 6th Cross Street, Christopher Colony Ext., Parvathipuram, Kanyakumari District, Tamil Nadu, India - 629003 or visit https://www.zibapp.com/support to contact us by email.

Before we process any request, we may ask you for certain personal information in order to verify your identity and we may request payment where allowed by law. Where permitted by local law, we may reject requests that are unreasonable or impractical. We will respond to your requests in a reasonable timeframe.