PRIVACY POLICY FOR JRUSTONAPPS MOBILE APPLICATIONS

This privacy policy governs your use of the software applications for mobile devices that were created by jRustonApps.com.

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

The Application may collect certain information automatically, including, but not limited to, 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. 

Does the Application collect precise real time location information of the device?

When you visit the mobile application, we may use GPS technology (or other similar technology) to determine your current location in order to determine the city you are located within and display a location map with relevant advertisements.

If you do not want us to use your location for the purposes set forth above, you should turn off the location services for the mobile application located in your account settings or in your mobile phone settings and/or within the mobile application. 

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

We may disclose User Provided and Automatically Collected Information:

Automatic Data Collection and Advertising

We may work with analytics companies such as Flurry and Firebase Analytics to help us understand how the Application is being used, such as the frequency and duration of usage. You can find information about the data sent to analytics companies here.

We work with advertisers and third party advertising networks such as Appodeal and Google AdMob, who need to know how you interact with advertising provided in the Application which helps us keep the cost of the Application low. Advertisers and advertising networks use some of the information collected by the Application, including, but not limited to, the unique identification ID of your mobile device. To protect the anonymity of this information, we use an encryption technology to help ensure that these third parties can't identify you personally. You can find information about the data sent to advertising companies here. The app also partners with third parties for the testing of signal quality with your carrier. This includes, but is not limited to, the collection of location information, network type, device information and connection speed. You can find information about this data being sent here.

X-Mode Social, Inc. may collect and pass to third parties precise geolocation information linked to your mobile device or advertising identifiers and may do when you use the app or when the app runs in the background on your device. That information may be used by third parties to customize ads in this app or in other apps. The information may also be used for market or other research regarding aggregated traffic patterns. X-Mode automatically collects usage information that does not identify an individual user ("Usage Data"). For example, when you download and use the Services on a mobile device, X-Mode may automatically collect information such as your device type, operating system version and type, certain device settings, device time zone, device carrier, current IP address, and platform-specific advertising identifiers. X-Mode uses this information to enhance the services we offer, provide targeted advertising, and to help us understand how people use the Services. Aggregated device data, including location and usage data, is also measured for the purposes of targeted advertising and market research by X-Mode Social, Inc. For further information, please see X-Mode's Privacy Policy. If you do not want this information to be linked to your device, you may go to your device settings and opt out of interest-based or personalized advertising (iOS: Settings -> General -> Privacy -> Advertising -> Limit Ad-Tracking; Android: Settings -> Google -> Ads -> Opt out of Ads Personalization). You may also prevent location from being collected by this or other apps through your location permission settings.

These third parties may also obtain anonymous information about other applications you've downloaded to your mobile device, your precise location information (e.g., your latitude and longitude) and other pieces of information (including, but not limited to, the operating system, date & time, accuracy (GPS), SSID (network), BSSID (network), internal MAC address (network), bundle ID, device model, device manufacturer, carrier code, carrier name, sim code, the presence of connected devices via bluetooth, country and locale) in order to help analyze and serve anonymous targeted advertising on the Application and elsewhere including the creation of reports, market research and trend analysis. We may also share encrypted versions of information you have provided in order to enable our partners to append other available information about you for analysis or advertising related use. Partner companies include, but are not limited to, Huq and Cuebiq. You can find more information about how they use your data here and here

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 using the 'Limit Ad Tracking' option in the settings of your device or by disabling the app's location permission. You can find information about opting out of ad tracking here

Third-party links

We may receive a commission on purchases you make after you tap on a link or banner to partner websites, including, but not limited to, the Apple App Store. 

Data Retention Policy, Managing Your Information

We will retain the data for as long as you use the Application and for a reasonable time thereafter.

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 jake@jrustonapps.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 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 posting the new Privacy Policy here. You are advised to consult this Privacy Policy regularly for any changes, as continued use is deemed approval of all changes.

Your Consent

By using the Application, you are consenting to our processing of your 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 United States your information will be transferred, processed and stored there under United States privacy standards. 

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 jake@jrustonapps.com.

Last Edited on 2018-11-20