An App to show your friends that you care... with fun!

Privacy Policy
September 6, 2013

Welcome to FriendStrip ("we", "us" , "our", "FriendStrip") an application made by Photo Sous Presse Inc. ("PhotoInPress"). FriendStrip lets you create stunning comics trips using our nice pre-made stories with your friends.

Our Privacy Policy explains how we use, share and protect information in relation to our mobile services, web site, and any software provided on or in connection with PhotoInPress services (collectively, the "Service").

We are committed to providing a fun, entertaining, and safe website for people of all ages. We are dedicated to safeguarding any personal information collected on FriendStrip. We ensure that our Privacy Policy and our information practices adhere to the United States Children's Online Privacy Protection Act.

Parental consent is required for each purchase of additional content as well as for sharing pictures. Parent will be asked to provide a secret question and answer that will be asked before any purchase and prior to sharing.

1 - What Information Do We Collect?

Information you provide us directly

  • Your Name, username, email address, gender and Facebook ID when you login using your Facebook credentials.
  • User content (e.g., photos, texts, videos).
  • Content bought using In-App purchases.
  • Communications between you and us such as emails to our support team.

Logging in using Facebook login

When you login to the application using Facebook login feature, it may collect any information you have made visible to "Everyone" on Facebook as well as the information Facebook designates as your publicly available information. This includes your name, profile picture, gender, and networks. The application may ask you to allow it access to additional information. When you allow the application to access additional information, and when you use the application, the application will automatically collect other Information We Receive From Facebook about you. We use this information to operate the application.

Information Collected on friendstrip.com

When you visit our website, some information is automatically collected, such as your computer's operating system, Internet Protocol (IP) address, access times, browser type and language, and the website you visited before our site are logged automatically.

Cookies

We may automatically collect information using "cookies." Cookies are small data files stored on your hard drive by a website. Among other things, cookies help us improve our website and your experience. We use cookies to see which areas and features are popular and to count visits to our website.

Analytics information:

We use third-party analytics tools to help us measure traffic and usage trends for the Service. These tools collect information sent by your device or our Service, including the web pages you visit, add-ons, and other information that assists us in improving the Service. We collect and use this analytics information with analytics information from other Users so that it cannot reasonably be used to identify any particular individual User.

2 - HOW DO WE USE YOUR INFORMATION

In addition to some of the specific uses of information we describe in this Privacy Policy, we may use information that we receive to:

  • We may publish in the app community section photos that you submited for this purpose. To submit a photo for the community section you must answer correctly the parental control secret question you setup the first time you used FriendStrip;
  • Help you efficiently access your information after you sign in
  • Remember information so you will not have to re-enter it during your visit or the next time you visit the Service;
  • Provide personalized content and information to you and others, which could include online ads or other forms of marketing
  • Provide, improve, test, and monitor the effectiveness of our Service
  • Develop and test new products and features
  • Monitor metrics such as total number of visitors, traffic, and demographic patterns
  • Diagnose or fix technology problems
  • Display, make accessible and restore your In-app purchases.
  • Automatically update the FriendStrip application on your device

3 - SHARING OF YOUR INFORMATION

We will not rent or sell your information to third parties outside FriendStrip without your consent, except as noted in this Policy. Parties with whom we may share your information: We may share your information as well as information from tools like cookies, log files, and device identifiers and location data, with third-party organizations that help us provide the Service to you ("Service Providers"). Our Service Providers will be given access to your information as is reasonably necessary to provide the Service under reasonable confidentiality terms. We may remove parts of data that can identify you and share anonym data with other parties. We may also combine your information with other information in a way that it is no longer associated with you and share that aggregated information.

Parties with whom you may choose to share your User Content: Any information or content that you voluntarily disclose for posting to the Service, such as User Content explicitly made public by you, becomes available to the public, as controlled by any applicable privacy settings that you set. Once you have shared User Content or made it public, that User Content may be re-shared by others. Subject to your profile and privacy settings, any User Content that you make public is searchable by other Users and subject to use. If you remove information that you posted to the Service, copies may remain viewable in cached and archived pages of the Service, or if other Users or third parties have copied or saved that information.

Responding to legal requests and preventing harm:

We may access, preserve and share your information in response to a legal request (like a search warrant, court order or subpoena) if we have a good faith belief that the law requires us to do so. This may include responding to legal requests from jurisdictions outside Canada where we have a good faith belief that the response is required by law in that jurisdiction, affects users in that jurisdiction, and is consistent with internationally recognized standards. We may also access, preserve and share information when we have a good faith belief it is necessary to: detect, prevent and address fraud and other illegal activity; to protect ourselves, you and others, including as part of investigations; and to prevent death or imminent bodily harm. Information we receive about you may be accessed, processed and retained for an extended period of time when it is the subject of a legal request or obligation, governmental investigation, or investigations concerning possible violations of our terms or policies, or otherwise to prevent harm.

4 - HOW DO WE STORE YOUR INFORMATION

Your information collected through the Service may be stored and processed in Canada or any other country in which PhotoInPress, its Affiliates or Service Providers maintain facilities.

By using the Service you consent to the transfer of information to Canada or to any other country in which PhotoInPress, its Affiliates or Service Providers maintain facilities and the use and disclosure of information about you as described in this Privacy Policy.

PhotoInPress takes reasonable steps to help protect your personal information in an effort to prevent loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. There are a number of risks in transmitting any kind of data over the public Internet and no company can prevent every risk. Under no circumstances should you use the PhotoInPress service to transmit confidential or privileged information of any sort.

How long we keep your User Content:

Following termination or deactivation of your account, PhotoInPress may retain information (including your profile information) and User Content for a commercially reasonable time for backup, archival, and/or audit purposes. If you have any questions about termination or deactivation of your account, please contact us directly at support[at]friendstrip.com

5 - HOW TO CONTACT US

Please contact us at info[at]friendstrip.com

6 - CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY

Our privacy Policy is subject to changes at any time, without prior notice. so please review it periodically. Your continued use of FriendStrip or the Service after any modification to this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such modification