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Privacy Policy

Last Updated: 24 April, 2020

We encourage you to read through our Privacy Policy to understand all the aspects of how Desi Meme collects and uses data relating to users of the platform. It is our endeavour to be transparent about our practices and demonstrate the respect we have for privacy of our users’ data. If you do not agree with these practices, you are advised not to use the Desi Meme app.


Sapidlabs built the Desi Meme app as a Freemium app. This SERVICE is provided by Sapidlabs at no cost and is intended for use as is. This page is used to inform visitors regarding our policies with the collection, use, and disclosure of Personal Information if anyone decided to use our Service. If you choose to use our Service, then you agree to the collection and use of information in relation to this policy. The Personal Information that we collect is used for providing and improving the Service. we will not use or share your information with anyone except as described in this Privacy Policy. The terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms and Conditions, which is accessible at Desi Meme unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy.

Company facilitates a User to read, like and upload funny images and text as a part of image, read/listen to Published Work and images published by Company (“Company Content”), Published Work and Company Content shall together be referred to as “Content”. This Privacy Policy is a part of and is to be read with the Terms of Use. You agree to this Privacy Policy by using the Application. If you do not agree with the same, please stop using the Application.

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 Name, Email Address/ Facebook or Google log-in details along with profile details which are public or can be shared as per User’s privacy settings on these platforms. The information that we request will be retained by us and used as described in this privacy policy. The app does use third party services that may collect information used to identify you. Link to privacy policy of third party service providers used by the app * [Google Play Services](https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/)
 

What does Company use the collected User Information for?

Company uses the User Information to:
  1. Enable and facilitate usage of the Application including enforcing the Company’s Terms of Use
  2. To send mandatory and opted notifications to Users
  3. To communicate with the User
  4. Building communities amongst the Users
  5. Managing the Application which includes troubleshooting, analysis, conducting surveys, understanding the nature of Users etc
  6. Improve the User experience by customisation, personalisation and optimisation
  7. Improve the functioning of the Application and the Services (such as introducing new features and enhancing security measures to protect Users and Published Works)
 

Can any third party access the User Information?

Company will never sell or rent any User Information to any third party. User Information may be accessed by third parties as described below: Business Partners: Authorized third party business partners, who handle the User Information in accordance with their own privacy policies as mentioned in the table, engaged for: Analysing the User Information, for improving the Application and the Services such as below:
  1. Google Firebase (Location: US-central) Privacy Policy
  2. Facebook Analytics Privacy Policy

Special Circumstances: Company will disclose personally identifiable information about a User i. As and when required by law or litigation ii. If Company determines that such a step is essential for national security, law enforcement, or other issues of public importance iii. For enforcement of its Terms of Use iv. In case of fraud, security or technical issues

Corporate Restructuring: Company reserves the right to transfer User Information to another party as a result of merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of Company's assets to any third party. User Published Material: Company enables Users to interact with each other in its community building endeavours between authors and readers. Therefore, Users’ names, comments, likes etc are public and can be viewed by other Users. Users must ensure they do not put up any Inputs on the Website/Application which they do not intend to make public.
 

Where is the User Information stored and how is it secured?

Company hosts the Application and all User Information in the cloud infrastructure of Google Firebase (US-central) infrastructure. privacy policy

Company follows a need-to-know policy internally to ensure only those employees can view the User Information as is necessary. Passwords are encrypted using sha512 and stored internally. Users must ensure that their passwords are safeguarded and are not shared with anyone in an unauthorized manner. Any unauthorized use may compromise the security of User Information. Keeping in mind the nature of the internet, Users acknowledge that despite the very robust security measures, safety of User Information may not be guaranteed.
 

What are the rights of Users with respect to their User Information?

  1. Registration: Users have the option to not register on the Application if they do not want to share the mandatory personally identifiable information required to do so. Their ability to use the Website/Application may be restricted as reasonably determined by Company.
  2. Deletion of Profile: Users may ask for deletion of their profile and their personally identifiable information will be deleted along with any content they may have published on the Application. However, some fragments of the User Information may still be available on the internet. Further, all history of the User will remain with Company. For this to be fulfiled User needs to submit a request providing necessary details such as email, name, e.t.c and reason for deletion.

    No option is available to user for deletion of profile from the Application as of now. Any feature/implementation that fulfils, if added in future will be update via Update notes of that version of application and same will be updated here.

 

Log Data

we want to inform you that whenever you use our Service, in a case of an error in the app 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 our Service, the time and date of your use of the Service, and other statistics.
 

Cookies

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. This 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.
 

Service Providers

we may employ third-party companies and individuals due to the following reasons:
  1. To facilitate our Service;
  2. To provide the Service on our behalf;
  3. To perform Service
  4. To assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.
we want to inform users of this Service that 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.
 

Security

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.
 

Links to Other Sites

This Service may contain links to other sites. If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that site. Note that these external sites are not operated by us. Therefore, we strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of these websites. we have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites or services.
 

Children’s Privacy

These Services do not address anyone under the age of 13. we do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 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.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

we may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. Thus, you are advised to review this page periodically for any changes. we will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page.
This policy is effective as of 2020-04-24

Contact Us

If you have any questions or suggestions about our Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to contact us at developer@sapidlabs.com.