This policy is effective as of 2023-05-25
INFORMATION COLLECTION AND USE
For a better experience, while using our Service, we may require you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information, including but not limited to email address and your name.
The app does use third-party services that may collect information used to identify you.
We never collect and store your voice recordings on our servers without your express consent. All the recordings made in the app are stored on your device by default.
We want to inform you that whenever you use The Storytimes Service, in we collect data and information (through third-party products) on your phone called Log Data. This Log Data may include information such as your device Internet Protocol ("IP") address, device name, operating system version, the configuration of the app when utilizing The Storytimes Service, the time and date of your use of the Service, and other statistics.
Cookies are files with a small amount of data that are commonly used as anonymous unique identifiers. These are sent to your browser from the websites that you visit and are stored on your device's internal memory.
The Storytimes Service does not use these "cookies" explicitly. However, the app may use third-party code and libraries that use "cookies" to collect information and improve their services. You have the option to either accept or refuse these cookies and know when a cookie is being sent to your device. If you choose to refuse our cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of this Service.
We may employ third-party companies and individuals due to the following reasons:
We want to inform users of this Service that these third parties have access to their Personal Information. The reason is to perform the tasks assigned to them on our behalf. However, they are obligated not to disclose or use the information for any other purpose.
We value your trust in providing us your Personal Information, thus we are striving to use commercially acceptable means of protecting it. But remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure and reliable, and we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
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We adhere to the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) and will not knowingly collect Personal Information from any child under the age of 13 without express parental consent. Any child under the age of 13 using The Storytimes Service must do so with permission from a parent. All full names, email addresses, and credit card billing information must be from a parent or guardian. Further, The Storytimes Service is a general audience service, primarily used by parents and educators. The Storytimes is not marketed primarily to children. If a child under the age of 13 has provided us with age identifiable Personal Information, a parent or guardian of that child may contact us and request that such information be deleted from our records. Any data that is shared is done so on an anonymous, aggregate basis among all users or is related to analyzing and communicating reading behavior patterns.