Bard

Privacy Policy

This privacy policy explans how and when Bard collects, uses, and shares information, when you use our websites and mobile applications (the "Service"). Bard receives your information through our websites, mobile applications, email notifications, and other interactions with our Services. When using any of our Services you consent to the collection, transfer, manipulation, storage, disclosure and other uses of your information as described in this Privacy Policy. Irrespective of which country you live in, you authorize us to use your information in, and as a result to transfer it to and store it in, the United States and any other country where we operate. Privacy and data protection laws in some of these countries may vary from the laws in the country where you live.

Creating an account and profile information

When you create or update a Bard account, you provide some personal information, such as your name, a username, a picture and a short biography. If you create your Bard account by connecting through another service, such as Facebook or Twitter, we may use public information from that connected account to help complete your profile. Your profile information is listed publicly, including on your profile page and in search results, and you can use either your real name or a pseudonym.

Contact information

In addition to using your contact information to create your account, we may use this information to send you information about our Services, respond to your requests and facilitate your use of the Services. We may use the contact information (such as your phone number or email address) to help connect you with other Bard users, even if that information is not publicly displayed

We may use your contact information to market to you. You may unsubscribe from marketing and notification emails that we send you by following instructions contained within those emails. As part of providing you the Services, we may need to provide you with certain communications, such as service announcements and administrative messages. These communications are considered part of the Services and your account, which you may not be able to opt-out from receiving.

Usage Information

We collect information about how you interact with our Services. For example, we may collect information about the content you create and the features you access.

Links

We may keep track of how you interact with links across our Services, including our email notifications, third-party services, and client applications, by redirecting clicks or through other means. We do this to help improve our Services, for example to provide relevant advertising, and to be able to share aggregate click statistics such as how many times a particular link was clicked on.

Cookies and similar technologies

We use session cookies, persistent cookies and mobile identifiers to help us to identify how our users use the Service and so that we can continuously evolve and improve it. User's web browser places cookies on their hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about them. User may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. If they do so, note that some parts of the Site may not function properly.

Logs

We may collect information ("Log Data") such as your IP address, browser type, operating system, the referring web page, pages visited, location, your mobile carrier, device information (including device and application IDs), search terms, and cookie information. We receive Log Data when you interact with our Services, for example, when you visit our websites, sign into our Services, or interact with our email messages. We may also receive Log Data when you click on, view or interact with links on our Services. We use Log Data in order to troubleshoot, understand, and improve our services.

Third-Party Services

We use a variety of third-party services, such as Google Analytics, Crashlytics, and Instabug, to help provide our Services. These third-party service providers may use cookies and other technologies to collect information about your use of our Services and other websites and services, including your IP address, device ID, pages viewed, and links clicked.

Changes to this privacy policy

Bard has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time. When we do, we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page. We encourage Users to frequently check this page, which will always be at https://bard.co/privacy, for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

Your acceptance of these terms

By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.



Effective: August 3 2016