Effective Date: 10/14/2017
1. What information does the Application obtain?
Users may register with an email address or through their Facebook account. Registration is required as users may not use the Application as a guest.
Registration By Email:
When you register to use the Application via your email address, you will be asked to provide your email address, user name and password. Additional optional questions will be asked following initial registration to help us provide an optimial user experience in the App.
Registration By Facebook:
When you register to use the Application via Facebook, you will be asked permission for Facebook to share your public profile, friend list, email address, birthday and current city with Voicipe. Users should review the Facebook Data Policy for more information about the Facebook data collection practices.
Creating a Profile:
When you create a Voicipe Profile, you can add photos, post recipes, post blogs, follow other users and invite followers, and receive notifications relating to your preferences, including, but not limited to, following lists, recipe updates and recommendations, and user communications. Users can modify push notification preferences within the Application via Settings.
Participating in Voicipe Promotions or Contests:
Voicipe offers its users the ability to participate in various promotions and contests offered on the Site and App from time to time. In electing to participate, users will be required to provide certain personal information, such as first and last name and email address to enable Voicipe to track entrants and notify winners. All Promotions or Contests are limited to persons 18 years of age and older (on behalf of themselves or as the parent or legal guardian of entries submitted on behalf of minors).
Mobile Device Information Automatically Collected:
The Application may also collect certain mobile device information automatically, including, but not limited to, the type of mobile device you use, your mobile devices unique device ID, the IP address of your mobile device, your mobile operating system, the type of mobile Internet browsers you use, and information about the way you use the Application. This Application does not collect precise information about the location of your mobile device.
Voicipe utilizes a 3rd party mobile analytics tool to help us aggregate application usage metrics so we can identify most popular features and to assist us in improving future software versions and user marketing. Voicipe utilizes a tracking pixel, agent or any other visitor identification technology to collect, use, share and store anonymous, aggregate data about end users activities on our App.
The Voicipe website utilizes cookie technology to gather information on Internet use in order to serve you more effectively. Usage of cookies is in no way linked to personally identifiable information. You can set your browser to remove or reject cookies; however some Site features or Services may not work properly without cookies.
2. How is collected information used and stored?
Voicipe will also utilize your email to communicate featured recipes, services and promotions offered by the Application. You can unsubscribe via the opt-out link within the email or by emailing Voicipe at email@example.com.
3. Is Information Collected by or Disclosed to Third Parties by using the Application?
Voicipe Content Partners:
Voicipe enables companies (â€œRecipe Partnersâ€) to share quality recipes and cooking techniques with its users. Recipe Partners may insert their own website links to their profile. Voicipe does not control the data collection or privacy practices of Recipe Partners, and users are encouraged to review the privacy policies of their websites for a better understanding of their practices.
Users may follow Voicipe on Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, and Linkedin. Users should click on the hyperlinks for each site to review the applicable privacy policies for more detail about information collected from these sites.
Other Potential Third Party Disclosures:
Information may also be disclosed to third parties (1) as required by law, such as to comply with a subpoena, or similar legal process; (2) when we believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, or respond to a government request, or (3) if Voicipe is involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of its assets.
4. How are user voice commands stored and secured?
Voicipe utilizes “voice to text” technology algorithms to convert a users voice command to a flat text format on the users phone which is then used for processing the requested action. At no point is the users’ personal voice signature ever transmitted to or stored on Voicipe technology infrastructure.
In an effort to improve Voicipe app accuracy to spoken voice commands, Voicipe may identify unrecognized or voice commands and log those for future analysis and support.
5. When is Voicipe listening for voice commands?
Voicipe will only “listen” for voice commands after the user consciously initializes the cooking process by pressing “Start Cooking”. Voicipe does not listen for voice commands when the App is not actively being used.
6. How Does Voicipe Comply with the Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act?
We do not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 13 without parental consent. If a parent or guardian becomes aware that his or her child has provided us with information without their consent, he or she should contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will delete such information from our files within a reasonable time.
7. What are my opt-out rights?
You can stop all collection of information by the Application easily 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. You can also request to opt-out via email, at email@example.com.
8. How long does Voicipe retain information collected?
User Input Data:
Voicipe will retain data provided by users for as long as you use the Application and for an indefinite time thereafter. User input data may not be deleted once created. Please note a User Profile is necessary to access many features offered on the App.
Automatically Collected Data:
Voicipe will retain automatically collected information, such as anonymous data collected for analytics purposes, for up to 24 months and thereafter may store it in aggregate.
9. What is the Voicipe Security Policy?
We have implemented reasonable administrative, technical and physical security measures to protect your personal information against unauthorized access, destruction or alteration. For example, we limit access to this information to authorized employees and contractors who need to know that information in order to operate, develop or improve our Application. However, although we endeavor to provide reasonable security for information we process and maintain, no security system can ever by 100% secure.
10. How Does Voicipe Respond to Do Not Track Signals?
Do Not Track is a feature enabled on some browsers that sends a signal to request that a web application disable its tracking or cross-site user tracking. At present, Voicipe does not respond to or alter its practices when a Do Not Track signal is received.
12. Contact Us
If you have any questions regarding privacy while using the Application, or have questions about our practices, please contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org