Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy of Maple Violin

This Application collects some Personal Data from its Users.

Personal Data collected for the following purposes and using the
following services:
Device permissions for Personal Data access
Device permissions for Personal Data access
Personal Data: Microphone permission

Owner and Data Controller
Types of Data collected
Among the types of Personal Data that this Application collects, by itself or through third parties, there are:

Microphone permission.

Complete details on each type of Personal Data collected are provided in the dedicated sections of this privacy
policy or by specific explanation texts displayed prior to the Data collection.
The Personal Data may be freely provided by the User, or, in case of Usage Data, collected automatically when
using this Application.

All Data requested by this Application is mandatory and failure to provide this Data may make it impossible for
this Application to provide its services. In cases where this Application specifically states that some Data is not
mandatory, Users are free not to communicate this Data without any consequences on the availability or the
functioning of the service.

Users who are uncertain about which Personal Data is mandatory are welcome to contact the Owner.

Any use of Cookies – or of other tracking tools – by this Application or by the owners of third-party services
used by this Application serves the purpose of providing the service required by the User, in addition to any
other purposes described in the present document and in the Cookie Policy, if available.

Users are responsible for any third-party Personal Data obtained, published or shared through this Application
and confirm that they have the third party’s consent to provide the Data to the Owner.

Mode and place of processing the Data

Methods of processing
The Data Controller processes the Data of Users in a proper manner and shall take appropriate security measures
to prevent unauthorized access, disclosure, modification, or unauthorized destruction of the Data.

The Data processing is carried out using computers and/or IT enabled tools, following organizational procedures
and modes strictly related to the purposes indicated. In addition to the Data Controller, in some cases, the Data
may be accessible to certain types of persons in charge, involved with the operation of the site (administration,
sales, marketing, legal, system administration) or external parties (such as third-party technical service
providers, mail carriers, hosting providers, IT companies, communications agencies) appointed, if necessary, as
Data Processors by the Owner. The updated list of these parties may be requested from the Data Controller at
any time.

Place
The Data is processed at the Data Controller’s operating offices and in any other places where the parties
involved with the processing are located. For further information, please contact the Data Controller.

Retention time
The Data is kept for the time necessary to provide the service requested by the User, or stated by the purposes
outlined in this document, and the User can always request that the Data Controller suspend or remove the data.

The use of the collected Data
The Data concerning the User is collected to allow the Owner to provide its services, as well as for the following
purposes: Device permissions for Personal Data access.

The Personal Data used for each purpose is outlined in the specific sections of this document.

Device permissions for Personal Data access

Depending on the User’s specific device, this Application may request certain permissions that allow it to access
the User’s device Data as described below.
By default, these permissions must be granted by the User before the respective information can be accessed.
Once the permission has been given, it can be revoked by the User at any time. In order to revoke these
permissions, Users may refer to the device settings or contact the Owner for support at the contact details
provided in the present document.
The exact procedure for controlling app permissions may be dependent on the User’s device and software.

Please note that the revoking of such permissions might impact the proper functioning of this Application.

If User grants any of the permissions listed below, the respective Personal Data may be processed (i.e accessed
to, modified or removed) by this Application.

Microphone permission

Used for accessing and recording microphone audio from the User’s device.

Detailed information on the processing of Personal Data

Personal Data is collected for the following purposes and using the following services:

Device permissions for Personal Data access

Additional information about Data collection and processing

Legal action

The User’s Personal Data may be used for legal purposes by the Data Controller, in Court or in the stages leading
to possible legal action arising from improper use of this Application or the related services.

The User declares to be aware that the Data Controller may be required to reveal personal data upon request of
public authorities.

Additional information about User’s Personal Data

In addition to the information contained in this privacy policy, this Application may provide the User with
additional and contextual information concerning particular services or the collection and processing of Personal
Data upon request.

System logs and maintenance

For operation and maintenance purposes, this Application and any third-party services may collect files that
record interaction with this Application (System logs) or use for this purpose other Personal Data (such as IP
Address).

Information not contained in this policy

More details concerning the collection or processing of Personal Data may be requested from the Data
Controller at any time. Please see the contact information at the beginning of this document.

The rights of Users

Users have the right, at any time, to know whether their Personal Data has been stored and can consult the Data
Controller to learn about their contents and origin, to verify their accuracy or to ask for them to be
supplemented, cancelled, updated or corrected, or for their transformation into anonymous format or to block
any data held in violation of the law, as well as to oppose their treatment for any and all legitimate reasons.

Requests should be sent to the Data Controller at the contact information set out above.

This Application does not support “Do Not Track” requests.

To determine whether any of the third-party services it uses honor the “Do Not Track” requests, please read their
privacy policies.

Changes to this privacy policy
The Data Controller reserves the right to make changes to this privacy policy at any time by giving notice to its
Users on this page. It is strongly recommended to check this page often, referring to the date of the last
modification listed at the bottom. If a User objects to any of the changes to the Policy, the User must cease using
this Application and can request that the Data Controller remove the Personal Data. Unless stated otherwise, the
then-current privacy policy applies to all Personal Data the Data Controller has about Users.

Information about this privacy policy

The Data Controller is responsible for this privacy policy, prepared starting from the modules provided by
iubenda and hosted on iubenda’s servers.

Definitions and legal references
Personal Data (or Data)

Any information regarding a natural person, a legal person, an institution or an association, which is, or can be,
identified, even indirectly, by reference to any other information, including a personal identification number.

Usage Data

Information collected automatically from this Application (or third-party services employed in this Application),
which can include: the IP addresses or domain names of the computers utilized by the Users who use this
Application, the URI addresses (Uniform Resource Identifier), the time of the request, the method utilized to
submit the request to the server, the size of the file received in response, the numerical code indicating the status
of the server’s answer (successful outcome, error, etc.), the country of origin, the features of the browser and the
operating system utilized by the User, the various time details per visit (e.g., the time spent on each page within
the Application) and the details about the path followed within the Application with special reference to the
sequence of pages visited, and other parameters about the device operating system and/or the User’s IT
environment.

User

The individual using this Application, which must coincide with or be authorized by the Data Subject, to whom
the Personal Data refers.
Data Subject
The legal or natural person to whom the Personal Data refers.
Data Processor (or Data Supervisor)
The natural person, legal person, public administration or any other body, association or organization authorized
by the Data Controller to process the Personal Data in compliance with this privacy policy.
Data Controller (or Owner)
The natural person, legal person, public administration or any other body, association or organization with the
right, also jointly with another Data Controller, to make decisions regarding the purposes, and the methods of
processing of Personal Data and the means used, including the security measures concerning the operation and
use of this Application. The Data Controller, unless otherwise specified, is the Owner of this Application.
This Application
The hardware or software tool by which the Personal Data of the User is collected.

Information we receive from other sources
We work closely with third party service providers and may receive information about you from them. These services providers collect usage data in compliance with their privacy policies. These service providers are described below:

  • We use Google Universal Analytics(“Google Analytics”) for the collection of analytics data such as monitoring traffic levels, search queries and site visits (which includes all URLs); we link to the Google Play Developer Console data to collect Impressions, Downloads, and Traffic Sources; and we have implemented Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting based on Google Display Advertising. Google Analytics does not collect any personal information about users of our Software or Websites.
  • We may deploy AdSense advertising on some / all of our Websites and AdMob advertising in some / all of our Software where it may use an anonymous identifier, a random string of characters that is used for the same purposes as a cookie on platforms including certain mobile devices, where cookie technology is not available. AdSense and AdMob are advertising services provided by Google Inc through which third parties may be using cookies, web beacons, and other technologies to collect information and usage data as a result of ad serving. We do not use AdMob’s optional GPS/location-based ad targeting.
  • We use or may use the following ad serving services to help monetise the Websites and / or Software:
    • AdMob
    • AdSense

    Google may use the information that it obtains via the third party cookies, web beacons, and other technologies used in connection with AdMob and AdSense in accordance with its advertising Privacy Policies. You can visit these third party websites to opt out of cookies for interest based advertising or opt out by visiting www.aboutcookies.org.

    View Admob’s Privacy Policy.

 

Legal information

Notice to European Users: this privacy statement has been prepared in fulfillment of the obligations under Art.
10 of EC Directive n. 95/46/EC, and under the provisions of Directive 2002/58/EC, as revised by Directive
2009/136/EC, on the subject of Cookies.

 

This privacy policy relates solely to this Application.

 

Questions, suggestions or comments ts please contact us at mapleviolin@mecatronium.com

Latest update: March 28, 2018