Updated: 16 September 2020
Your privacy is important to us. It is Today Brief's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect from you through our services. We only ask for personal information when we truly need it to provide a service to you. We collect it by fair and lawful means, with your knowledge and consent. We also let you know why we’re collecting it and how it will be used. Your continued use of our app will be regarded as acceptance of our practices around privacy and personal information.
While we endeavor to facilitate access only to Third Party Services that share our respect for your privacy, we can’t, and don’t, take responsibility for the content or privacy policies of those Third Party Services. We encourage you to carefully review the privacy policies of any Third Party Services you access via Today Brief.
Types of Data We Collect
When you create an Account or login using your Twitter, Facebook, and/or Google credentials, you will provide information that could be Personal Information, such as your username on that service and/or email address. You acknowledge that this information may be personal to you, and by creating an account with Today Brief and providing Personal Information to us, you allow us to identify you and therefore may not be anonymous.
We may also collect non-personal information from your mobile device if you have downloaded our Application. This information is generally used to help us deliver the most relevant information to you. Examples of information that may be collected and used include how you use the Application, and information about the type of device you use. In addition, in the event our Application crash on your mobile device, we will receive information about your mobile device model software version and device carrier, which allows us to identify and fix bugs and otherwise improve the performance of our Application. This information is sent to us as aggregated information and is not traceable to any individual and cannot be used to identify an individual.
We use Google Analytics to collect information about use of our services. Google Analytics provides us insight on app usage and user engagement. To accomplish this, Google Analytics collects data via identifiers for mobile devices (including Android Advertising ID and Advertising Identifier for iOS), cookies and similar technologies.
We do not combine the information collected through the use of Google Analytics with personally identifiable information. Google Analytics uses only first-party cookies for data analysis, which means that the cookies are linked to a specific service, and Google Analytics will only use that cookie data for statistical analysis related to your behavior on that service. The data collected cannot be retrieved by other services.
Use of Your Personal information
We don’t share any personally identifying information publicly or with third-parties, except when required to by law. In general, personal information you submit to us is used either to respond to requests that you make, or to aid us in serving you better. We use your personal information in the following ways:
- facilitate the creation of and secure your Account on our network;
- identify you as a user in our system;
- provide improved administration of our Application and Services;
- provide the Services you request;
- improve the quality of experience when you interact with our Application and Services;
- send you a welcome e-mail to verify ownership of the e-mail address provided when your Account was created;
- send you administrative e-mail notifications, such as security or support and maintenance advisories;
- respond to your inquiries;
- send newsletters, surveys, offers, and other promotional materials related to our Services and for other marketing purposes of Company.
Your Choices Regarding Your Information.
You have several choices regarding use of information on our Services:
Changing or Deleting Your Personal Information
You may change any of your personal information in your Account through the settings page. You may request deletion of your personal information by contacting us, and we will use commercially reasonable efforts to honor your request, but please note that we may be required to keep such information and not delete it (or to keep this information for a certain time, in which case we will comply with your deletion request only after we have fulfilled such requirements). When we delete any information, it will be deleted from the active database, but may remain in our archives. We may also retain your information for fraud prevention or similar purposes. Data Collection
You can stop all collection of information by the Application 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.
Security of Your Personal information
Today Brief is committed to protecting the security of your personal information. We use a variety of industry-standard security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, while we use reasonable efforts to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
What If I Have Questions or Concerns?
If you have any questions or concerns regarding privacy using Today Brief, please send us a detailed message to: firstname.lastname@example.org. We will make every effort to resolve your concerns.