Privacy Policy for Sticker Apps

Privacy Policy for Sticker Apps for iMessage by Pomelo Tree by Panadda Sheppard

Last Revised: November 8th, 2016

Pomelo Tree by Panadda Sheppard (“Pomelo Tree”) has adopted this Privacy Policy to explain how Pomelo Tree collects, stores, and uses the information collected in connection with Pomelo Tree’s iOS iMessage Sticker Apps. Pomelo Tree respects the privacy of the users of their Sticker Apps (“User” or “you”) and is committed to protecting the User’s information. You have a right to know our practices regarding the information Pomelo Tree may collect and use when you use our sticker apps.

Pomelo Tree operates certain mobile applications (sticker apps) which may be viewed as being directed to children under the age of thirteen (13) which are distributed in Apple’s iMessage Store under the “Kids & Family” category.

Should you have any questions relating to this Privacy Policy, please contact us via the contact form located at https://pomelotreeblog.wordpress.com/about/.

Pomelo Tree reserves the right to modify this Privacy Policy as reasonably necessary, so please review it frequently.  Your continued use of the sticker apps will signify your acceptance of the changes to this Privacy Policy.

PLEASE NOTE: IF YOU OR, AS APPLICABLE, YOUR LEGAL GUARDIAN, DISAGREE TO ANY TERM PROVIDED HEREIN, YOU MAY NOT INSTALL, ACCESS AND/OR USE THE STICKER APPS AND YOU ARE REQUESTED TO PROMPTLY ERASE THEM, AND ANY PART THEREOF, FROM YOUR MOBILE DEVICE.

If you are under 13 years of age or a minor in your country of residence, please ask your legal guardian for permission to access the sticker apps after your legal guardian reviews this Privacy Policy. Pomelo Tree encourages parents and/or guardians to play an active role in their children’s online experience. This Privacy Policy is designated to provide the legal guardian of a child under the age of 13 years old, with guidance regarding our privacy policies and principles with respect to collecting, using and disclosing personal information regarding children under the age of 13 (“Kids”) when using our sticker apps.

1. Personal Information

While the sticker apps are being used by our Users Pomelo Tree does not knowingly collect Personal Information from any Users and hereby specifically prohibit any User under the age of 13 from providing Pomelo Tree with any Personal Information. If you are a legal guardian of a child under the age of 13 and you believe that your child has provided Pomelo Tree Personal Information, please contact us at https://pomelotreeblog.wordpress.com/about/ and Pomelo Tree will delete such information from our servers.

For purposes of this Privacy Policy, “Personal Information” includes without limitation the following:

  • First and last name;
  • A home or other physical address including street name and name of a city or town;
  • Online contact information;
  • A screen or user name that functions as online contact information;
  • A telephone number;
  • A social security number;
  • A persistent identifier that can be used to recognize a User over time and across different websites or online services, including a cookie number, an IP address, a processor or device serial number, or a unique device identifier;
  • A photograph, video, or audio file, where such file contains a Kid’s image or voice;
  • Geolocation information sufficient to identify a User’s street name and name of a city or town; or
  • Any information collected online from a Kid (and/or the Kid’s legal guardian) and combined with any item of information listed above.

Pomelo Tree does not directly collect and store on its servers any Personal Information from Users of the sticker apps.

 

2. Non-personal Data

Pomelo Tree collects non-identifiable and anonymous information via Apple, Inc. as detailed below (“Non-personal Data”). Pomelo Tree only receives data from Apple from users who have agreed to share their diagnostics and usage information with app developers.

With respect to such sticker apps Non-personal Data, Pomelo Tree has no idea of the identity of the User from whom Apple collected the sticker apps Non-personal Data. Sticker apps Non-personal Data collected by Apple may include the following technical information: device type (e.g. iPhone, iPad, iPod) and country of sale (e.g. United States, United Kingdom, Germany, etc).

 

3  How User Information is Collected

The above-mentioned Non-personal Data are collected by Apple, Inc. and stored on Apple’s servers. Pomelo Tree accesses the data via a iTunes Connect, App Analytics.  For more information on Apple’s User Information collection please refer to their privacy policy at http://www.apple.com/legal/privacy/

4. Advertising

Pomelo Tree does not display external advertising in its Sticker Apps. Some free Sticker Apps do display cross-advertising for directly related Sticker Apps by Pomelo Tree, such as where the character from a paid Sticker Pack is used in a free Sticker Pack. Pomelo Tree does not collect any User Information regarding this advertising and does not knowingly use any form of tracking for this form of advertising.

Information about this privacy policy

This privacy policy relates solely to sticker apps distributed via Apple’s iOS, iTunes or iMessage App Stores.


Many thanks to the fine folks at kitefaster.com for help with the wording in this policy.

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