Privacy Policy

Website, Application and Mobile Application Privacy Policy

This privacy policy governs your use of all software applications (“Application”) created by Boy Howdy Technology LLC that run on computers, websites, or mobile devices.

 

What information does the Application obtain and how is it used?

While using the Application, you may provide us with personally identifiable information (“Personal Information”). Personal Information includes but is not limited to email address, name, and facebook login information. We use your Personal Information to respond to support requests, send email newsletters, and to post information to Facebook on your behalf using Facebook’s SDKs to do so.

If you choose to connect the Application with Facebook, other players/users of the Application may be able to see Personal Information from your Facebook Profile including but not limited to: your name, home town, game scores, etc. This information is governed by Facebook’s privacy policy and your privacy settings in Facebook.

The Application may collect certain information automatically, such as 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 may collect precise information about the location of your device, in order to present either location-based leaderboards, or to be able to show banner advertisements for businesses near your current location.

 

Do third parties see and/or have access to information obtained by the Application?

Yes. We will share your information with third parties only in the ways that are described in this privacy statement.

We may disclose Personal Information and Automatically Collected Information:

• as required by law, such as to comply with a subpoena, or similar legal process;

• 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;

• with our trusted services providers who work on our behalf, do not have an independent use of the information we disclose to them, and have agreed to adhere to the rules set forth in this privacy statement.

• if Boy Howdy Technology LLC is involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, you will be notified via email and/or a prominent notice on our Web site of any change in ownership or uses of this information, as well as any choices you may have regarding this information;

• to advertisers and third party advertising networks and analytics companies as described below under the Section entitled Automatic Data Collection and Advertising

 

Automatic Data Collection and Advertising

We may work with analytics companies to help us understand how the Application is being used, such as the frequency and duration of usage. We work with advertisers and third party advertising networks, who need to know how you interact with advertising provided in the Application which helps us keep the cost of the Application low [or free]. Advertisers and advertising networks use some of the information collected by the Application, possibly including the unique identification ID of your mobile device. These third parties may also obtain anonymous information about other applications you’ve downloaded to your mobile device, the mobile websites you visit, your non-precise location information (e.g., your zip code), and other non-precise location information in order to help analyze and serve anonymous targeted advertising on the Application and elsewhere.

If you’d like to opt-out from third party use of this type of information to help serve targeted advertising, please visit the section entitled “Opt-out” below.

 

What are my opt-out rights?

There are multiple opt-out options for users of this Application:

Opt-out of all information collection by uninstalling the Application – 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.

Opt-out from the use of information to serve targeted advertising by advertisers and/or third party network advertisers.

You may at any time opt-out from further allowing us to have access to your location data by disabling GPS/location services for the Application from within your OS settings screen.

 

Children

We do not use the Application to knowingly solicit data from or market to children under the age of 13. 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 privacy@boyhowdytechnology.com. We will delete such information from our files within a reasonable time.

 

Security

We are concerned about safeguarding the confidentiality of your information. We provide physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect information we process and maintain. 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. Please be aware that, although we endeavor to provide reasonable security for information we process and maintain, no security system can prevent all potential security breaches.

 

Changes

This Privacy Policy may be updated from time to time for any reason. We will notify you of any changes to our Privacy Policy by updating the new Privacy Policy on http://boyhowdytechnology.com. You are advised to consult this Privacy Policy regularly for any changes.

 

Your Consent

By using the Services, you are consenting to our processing of User Provided and Automatically Collection information as set forth in this Privacy Policy now and as amended by us. “Processing,” means using cookies on a computer/hand held device or using or touching information in any way, including, but not limited to, collecting, storing, deleting, using, combining and disclosing information, all of which activities will take place in the United States. If you reside outside the U.S. your information will be transferred to the U.S., and processed and stored there under U.S. privacy standards. By using the Application and providing information to us, you consent to such transfer to, and processing in, the US.

 

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 privacy@boyhowdytechnology.com.

 

Effective Date – December 4th, 2012