Your privacy is important to you and to us. We understand you might have questions about the types of personal information we obtain, how we use that information, and what choices you have about the use of your information.
BETA USER PRIVACY STATEMENT
Effective Date: March 9, 2020
Welcome to the HomeAware Beta User Privacy Statement, provided by Ubiety Technologies Inc. (“HomeAware,” “Ubiety,” “we,” “us,” and “our”). Your privacy is important to you and to us. We understand you might have questions about the types of personal information we obtain, how we use that information, and what choices you have about the use of your information. If so, we hope that this Privacy Statement will answer your questions (and, if it doesn’t, you can contact us at the address below). By using our Products or Services, you agree to allow us to collect and use information as described in this Privacy Statement.
When This Privacy Statement Applies
This Privacy Statement applies to information collected when you use the HomeAware sensor and any other hardware (“Products”) and HomeAware Web and Mobile Apps (“Services”). Please share the information in this Privacy Statement with your family members and guests whose information may be collected. Or, better yet, send it to them and they can review our Privacy Statement themselves.
Where We Get Information
We collect information directly from you, for instance when you register with us and when you use our Products or Services. We also may collect information about you from other sources, such as from other HomeAware users who provide us with information about you when they use our Products or Services. We collect information about what happens within the HomeAware Protected Area (“Protected Area”) of a home. We also use common technologies, such as cookies, to collect information about our users, administer our website, and analyze trends about how our Products or Services are used.
What Information We Collect
The information we collect includes:
HomeAware is intended for personal household use. Data protection and privacy laws in your state may impose certain responsibilities on you and your use of HomeAware. You (not HomeAware) are responsible for ensuring that you comply with any applicable laws when you use HomeAware. For example you may need to display a notice that alerts visitors to your home that you are using HomeAware and to obtain their explicit consent.
How Information is Protected
The HomeAware sensor is intended for use only in the United States of America, and all of our information is stored in the United States. We use encryption and other appropriate, industry-standard security controls. We limit access to your personal information within our company to only those with jobs requiring such access, and train our employees on the importance of privacy and security. You can also help protect your information by keeping your mobile device secure, choosing a strong password and changing your password often, not sharing your username or password with anyone, and avoiding unknown or untrusted WiFi networks.
How Information is Used
We use the information we collect to:
We also may use the personal information we collect about you in other ways for which we provide specific notice and obtain your consent if required by applicable law.
How Information is Shared
We do not share personal information for any commercial or marketing purpose unrelated to the activation and delivery of our Products or Services without asking you first. And we never rent or sell our customer lists. We may share your information with:
We may share non-personal information in an aggregated, anonymized form for various purposes, including to raise awareness about crime trends.
We reserve the right to transfer any information we have about you in the event we sell or transfer all or a portion of our business or assets (including in the event of a merger, acquisition, joint venture, reorganization, divestiture, dissolution or liquidation).
As a HomeAware Beta User, you agree that we may maintain the information collected through your use of our Products and Services indefinitely for our research and development and other legitimate business purposes. If you do not want your information to be used for the purposes described in this Privacy Statement, or would like your information deleted, you must withdraw from the Beta User program by contacting us at the address listed below and requesting that your information be deleted. We will attempt to comply with your request, unless we have to maintain your information for business, legal, or tax purposes.
Web Site Data Collection Notice:
We do not knowingly allow other parties to collect personally identifiable information about your online activities over time and across third-party web sites when you use our websites and services.
“Do Not Track” Notice:
Because the providers of “do not track” and similar signals do not yet operate according to common, industry-accepted standards, we currently do not respond to those signals. For more information on "Do Not Track", please visit www.allaboutdnt.com.
Policies for Children
Our Products and Services are intended for use by adults. Our Products and Services are not directed to children, and we do not knowingly collect or store personal information from children under the age of 13.
Updates to our Privacy Statement
This Privacy Statement may be updated periodically and without prior notice to reflect changes in our personal information practices. We will post a notice on our website and App to notify you of material changes and will indicate at the top of the notice when it was last updated.
If you have questions, concerns, or suggestions related to our privacy practices, or would like us to update information we have about you or exercise any other privacy rights, you may email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Or write to us directly at:
Ubiety Technologies Inc., C/O General Counsel’s Office, 625 W. Adams, 19th Floor, Chicago, Illinois 60661.