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Privacy Policy

Updated On : 12th August, 2015

1. INTRODUCTION

This is the privacy policy for Mink Chatter, our products including, but not limited to, our mobile apps and our various cloud-based services, content and websites ("Products"). Specifically, this policy exists to inform you about the types of information we may receive, how we use that information, the measures we take to safeguard the information we receive, the choices you may make and certain legal rights that you have.

We value your privacy. Our Privacy Policy informs you of your choices and our practices regarding any information you provide to us.

We provide Privacy Policy, regarding the collection, use and protection of the personal information of those using Mink Chatter application. Where we refer to "Personal Data" in this privacy policy we mean any data that may identify you as an individual.

We encourage you to have a look at our Privacy Policy, and become familiar with it. This page states the terms under, which you may use Mink Chatter (www.minkchatter.com) site and its services. Please read it carefully before using this site and/or any applications or services available from it. This is an agreement between Indian Mesh ("Indian Mesh Private Limited") a corporation, Mink Chatter a product of Indian Mesh, the operator of www.minkchatter.com, and the users accessing Mink Chatter services and its site.

2. OVERVIEW & Scope OF OUR PRIVACY POLICY

This Privacy Policy applies across all of our services as defined above.

We will collect your email address, basic demographic information and information concerning the words and phrases that you use ("Language Modeling Data") to enable services such as personalization, prediction synchronization and backup. We may use data provided by you to develop and improve our Products.

All data transferred by us between your device and our services is encrypted, including any personal data we may collect and store on your behalf. When you are using our Products our prediction technology learns from the way you use language. Upon first installation we need to establish a base for your personalized language model.

Our app uses your content to build a personalized language model on our servers, which is then transferred to your device. This is an optimized view of the words and phrases that you use most often, and reflects your unique writing style. Your use of our personalization service means we may store and use data provided by you to develop and improve our Products.

Please also note that this Privacy Policy does not apply to Information collected: (I) through third party services (including any third party websites) that you may access through our services; or (II) by other companies and organizations who advertise their services on our website or application.

By subscribing to and/or using any of our services you agree that you have read, understood and are bound by these terms, regardless of the way you subscribe with us. By accepting the terms and conditions set forth by Indian Mesh and Mink Chatter, you give us the consent to hold your personal information and other data provided by you and/or uploaded through our services, which will be kept confidential until notified of its usage.

In providing our services, we collect, store and use the following Information relating to you:

Personal Information- is any information or combination of information that relates to you, and can be used to identify you. Personal information may include mobile number, IP address, email-ID, location data, and log data.

Non-Personal Information- is any information that relates to you, but from which it is not practicable to directly or indirectly identify you, including personal information in aggregated, anonymized or pseudonymous form.

Shared Information- is information about you or relating to you that is voluntarily shared on our services, including postings that you make about our services (including your public profile, the lists you create), any postings from others that you re-post and including location, data and log data associated with these postings. Shared Information also includes information about you that others who are using our services share about you.

3. WITHDRAWING CONSENT

You may at any time withdraw your consent for our storage and use of personal data collected by any of our Products. By withdrawing consent your personal data will be destroyed and you no longer will be able to use Mink Chatter applications as we collect information to make sure that we deliver customized results. It is important to note, however, that we will retain any transactional data relating to your purchase of the Products that we make available in order that such purchases can be reclaimed by you, should the need arise in the future.

4. SHARING YOUR INFORMATION

Except as stated in this privacy policy, we will not share your personal data with any third party unless you have given us permission. We may share anonymized data, where we have removed any personal data, with other parties.

We may share your information (including but not limited to, information from cookies, log files, device identifiers, learned language data/Language Modeling Data and statistics) with businesses that are legally part of the same group of companies as Touch Type Limited, or that become part of that group ("Group Companies"). Group Companies may use this information to help provide, understand, and improve our Products (including by providing analytics and data analysis) and Group Companies own services.

We may share your information (including but not limited to, information from cookies, log files, device identifiers, learned language data/Language Modeling Data and statistics) with third-party organizations that help us provide our Products ("Service Providers") such as providers of hosting services or analytics tools. Our Service providers will only be given access to your information as is reasonably necessary and under appropriate confidentiality terms.

5. IN CASE OF MERGER, INSOLVENCY OR SALE

In the event that Mink Chatter business is merged or acquired, we may transfer your information as a part of the transaction. In any such transfer, your information would still be subject to this privacy policy. We may share non-personal information that is publicly made available by you to our users and partners for non-marketing or administrative purposes.

In the unlikely event of our bankruptcy, insolvency, reorganization, receivership, or assignment for the benefit of creditors, or the application of laws or equitable principles affecting creditors' rights generally, we may not be able to control how your personal information is treated, transferred, or used.

6. LINK TO THIRD PARTY SITES

Mink Chatter may contain links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites. You can look at the privacy policy of those services, as those websites and services may not be under Mink Chatter's control. Privacy practices found on other services accessed through Mink Chatter could differ from the policies set forth by Mink Chatter and Indian Mesh.

7. INTERNATIONAL USERS

Mink Chatter services are hosted in India (Asia) and are under the Indian law. If you are a user of Mink Chatter services from the European Union, America, Africa, Asia or any other region with laws or regulations governing personal data collection, and disclosure, that differ from Indian laws, please be advised that through your continued use of the Mink Chatter website and services governed by Indian law, this Privacy Policy, and our terms of use, you are transferring your personal information to India. You consent to that transfer and to be governed by Indian law, this Privacy Policy, and our Terms of Use for these purposes.

Please review our terms of use if you have any questions. For further information, contact us directly or through our live chat facility.

8. POLICY CHANGES

From time to time we may make changes to this privacy policy, which will be posted on our websites and relevant communications channels. You are advised to check our websites regularly to view our most recent privacy policy. We last updated our privacy policy on August 12, 2015.

Camera - The use of camera is to enable the user to capture his picture and upload it instantly in the'?My Profile' section of the app. This would save the effort of browsing through the numerous files stored in the phone.

Account - The login feature through Facebook account is employed to allow the user a social login option.

Contacts - The contacts of the user are accessed to allow him/her invite and send event notifications to friends.

Location - The location of the user is accessed in order to show local news as per his/her current radius.