This policy applies to all information collected or submitted on StoryMoment [DD] apps and websites for iPhone and Android and any other devices and platforms.
This page is used to inform visitors regarding DD policies with the data collection, data use, and disclosure of Personal Information.
We store information about the stories you read, favourite stories and time of use. We also collect anonymous statistics about which stories are most popular to help inform our recommendation engine and give better service and guidance to our writers.
For a better experience, while using our Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information, including but not limited to email.
DD collects data and information (through third party products) regarding your device 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 DD Service, the time and date of your use of the Service, and other statistics.
We may employ third-party companies and individuals due to the following reasons:
- To facilitate our Service;
- To provide the Service on our behalf;
- To perform Service-related services; or
- To assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.
These third parties have access to your 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 use commercially acceptable means of protecting it. We implement a variety of security measures to help keep your information secure.
Accessing, changing, or deleting information
You may access or change your information or delete your account from DD. Deleted information may be kept in backups for up to 90 days. Backups are encrypted and are only accessed if needed for disaster recovery.
DD may delete your information at any time and for any reason, such as technical needs, legal concerns, abuse prevention, removal of idle accounts, data loss, or any other reason.
Links to Other Sites
DD does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. In the case we discover that a child under 13 has provided us with personal information, we immediately delete this from our servers. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with personal information, please contact us so that we will be able to do necessary actions.
California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
We comply with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. We therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties without your consent.
Information for European Union Customers
By using StoryMoment and providing your information, you authorize us to collect, use, and store your information outside of the European Union.
International Transfers of Information
Information may be processed, stored, and used outside of the country in which you are located. Data privacy laws vary across jurisdictions, and different laws may be applicable to your data depending on where it is processed, stored, or used.
Please note that account deletion should be done within the DD app, not via email requests, for security reasons.
This policy is effective as of 2020-04-28.