Children’s Personal Information
All TSS products, services and websites are not intended for children under the age of 16, so children under the age of 16 should not use them at any time.
TSS does not knowingly collect any information from children under the age of 16. In the event that TSS discovers that it has received personal information from a child under the age of 16, TSS will promptly delete such personal information in a secure manner.
Information TSS Collects and Uses
TSS collects information when you use and access TSS’s products, services and website. We categorize the information we collect into three categories (collectively referred to as “Customer Information”): Personal Information, App Data and Share Data.
“Personal Information” is information about you that is personally identifiable, including your full name, business or residential address, email address, land-line or existing mobile phone number, or billing information.
“App Data” is information about the nature of your usage of TSS’s website and products and services and non-personal information. App Data can include: IP addresses, domain servers, referring/exit pages, operating system information, unique device identifiers, such as UDID and/or Ethernet MAC address, date/time stamp, clickstream data and information about actions taken by you through interaction with TSS’s products and/or advertising displayed within TSS products, messages sent and received using TSS services, information about those messages (date, duration, recipients, size, attachments), type of device, location information, age, gender, type of web browser, one or more cookies that identify your browser, and telecommunications carrier information.
“Share Data” is data and information you provide for use with TSS’s products or services, such as text, audio, and photos you make available through the Apps or contacts you add or import for use with TSS products, and which may be made available to third parties by your actions when using TSS products or services.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
TSS uses Customer Information to enhance your use of the TSS services by processing such information for various purposes, including improving and providing TSS’s products and services, product notifications, delivering advertisements and related links, for sending, sharing and storing your Share Data as you direct through use of TSS products and services, and other purposes relating to offering you TSS products and services.
If you provide your phone number as part of a request for information about TSS products or services or in setting up an account, we may use that phone number and share that phone number with third parties to contact you about TSS products and services and to provide advertisements to you about TSS Products and services.
TSS does not rent, sell, or share any Customer Information except as provided above and unless: you initiate the sharing through the TSS products, services or website; you have provided your express consent; and in the following circumstances:
(i) TSS may engage a trusted third party to perform limited functions on our behalf, such as fulfilling newsletter subscriptions, sending requested postal mail and e-mail, SMS, MMS, and voice communications, analyzing and processing data (such as billing information), and providing customer service. We require that these parties agree to use such information in a confidential manner. These third parties may have access to Personal Information needed to perform their functions, but we do not permit them to use it for other purposes.
(ii) TSS may share App Data and certain aggregated, non-personal information with third parties, but such information does not include your name, email address or any other Personal Information.
(iii) TSS may share Customer Information to respond to legal requirements, when legally required to do so, or at the request of governmental authorities.
(iv) TSS may share Customer Information to verify or enforce compliance with user agreements and applicable laws, to protect against fraud, to detect and prevent security or technical issues, to protect against misuse or unauthorized use of the TSS products, services, computing systems, or website, or to protect against imminent harm to the rights, property or safety of TSS, its subscribers or the public.
Cookies and Tracking
When you visit TSS or use TSS applications, we may send cookies to your computer that uniquely identify your browser or use tracking pixels, agents or other visitor identification technology (collectively, “Tags”) that collect App Data. We may also include Tags in promotional materials in order to determine whether messages have been opened and acted upon.
We use and share App Data as provided above.
Most browsers allow you to disable cookies or set your browser to alert you when cookies are being sent to your computer. If you disable cookies, you may not be able to utilize certain TSS products and services.
We use analytics tools provided by Google, Facebook, (“Analytics Tools”) which also use Tags to collect and analyze information about your use of our desktop and mobile applications. We use Analytics Tools to collect App Data, which we use as provided above. That information is also used by the Analytics Tools providers according to their privacy policies.
You can find more details about how Google uses data it collects here:http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/. Some applications may use Google Contacts API to allow access to your contacts usinghttps://www.googleapis.com/auth/contacts. That information is stored on your device and not uploaded to our servers, and is used solely to allow you to communicate with contacts using the features of those applications.
Currently, we do not respond to “Do Not Track” browser features.
Security and Data Integrity
Links to Third Party Sites
As a convenience to you, we may provide links and/or connections to third-party web sites or services from within our website or our products or services. TSS is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of these third-party sites.
Access/Removal of Your Personal Information