and disclosure of your information.
Buzzwah receives your information through our various web sites, SMS, APIs, services
and third-parties (‘Services’).
When using any of our Services you consent to the collection, transfer, manipulation,
Irrespective of which country that you reside in or create information from, your information
may be used by Buzzwah in the United States or any other country where Buzzwah operates.
Information Collection and Use TipTip: We collect and use your information to provide our
Services and improve them over time, Information Collected Upon Registration: When you
create or reconfigure a Buzzwah account, you provide some personal information, such as
- your name,
- email address.
Some of this information, for example, your name and username, is listed publicly on our
Services, including on your profile page and in search results.
Some Services, such as search, public user profiles and viewing Buzzes Activity, do not require registration.
You may provide us with additional information to make public, such as a
- short biography,
- your location,
- a picture.
You may customize your account with information such as a cell phone number for the
delivery of SMS messages or your address book so that we can help you find Buzzwah
users you know.
We may use your contact information to send you information about our Services or to
market to you, you may unsubscribe from these messages by following the instructions
contained within the messages or the instructions on our web site.
If you email us, we may keep your message, email address and contact information to
respond to your request, Providing the additional information described in this section
is entirely optional.
Buzzes, Following, Lists and other Public Information:
Our Services are primarily designed to help you share information with the world.
Most of the information you provide to us is information you are asking us to make
public, This includes not only the messages you Buzz and the metadata provided
with Buzzes, such as when you Buzzed, but also the lists you create, the people
you follow, the Buzzes you mark as favorites or ReBuzz and many other bits of
information. Our default is almost always to make the information you provide
public but we generally give you settings to make the information private if you
Your public information is broadly and instantly disseminated. For example,
your public Buzzes are searchable by many search engines and are
immediately delivered via SMS and our APIs to a wide range of users and
services. You should be careful about all information that will be made public
to Buzzwah readers, not just your Buzz’es.
Tip: What you say on Buzzwah may be viewed all around the world instantly.
You may choose to note your location in your Buzz’es and in your Buzzwah profile.
If you turn on Buzzing with your location, we may also save exact coordinates to help
improve our service. You can control your location information settings in your account
Log Data: Our servers automatically record information (‘Log Data’) created by your use
of the Services. Log Data may include information such as your IP address, browser type,
the referring domain, pages visited, and search terms. Other actions, such as interactions
with advertisements, may also be included in Log Data.
Like many websites, we use ‘cookie’ technology to collect additional website usage data
and to improve our Services, but we do not require cookies for many parts of our Services
such as searching and looking at public user profiles.
A cookie is a small data file that is transferred to your computer’s hard disk. Buzzwah may
use both session cookies and persistent cookies to better understand how you interact
with our Services, to monitor aggregate usage by our users and web traffic routing on our
Services, and to improve our Services.
Most Internet browsers automatically accept cookies. You can instruct your browser, by
editing its options, to stop accepting cookies or to prompt you before accepting a cookie
from the websites you visit.
Third Party Services:
Buzzwah uses Google Analytics to help understand use of our Services. Through Google,
Analytics collects the information sent by your browser as part of a web page request,
including cookies and your IP address.
Information Sharing and Disclosure:
We do not disclose your private information except in the limited circumstances described here.
We may share or disclose your information with your consent, such as when you use a
third party web client to access your Buzzwah account.
We engage certain trusted third parties to perform functions and provide services to us.
We may share your personal information with these third parties, but only to the extent
necessary to perform these functions and provide such services, and only pursuant to
Law and Harm:
We may disclose your information if we believe that it is reasonably necessary to comply
with a law, regulation or legal request; to protect the safety of any person; to address fraud,
security or technical issues; or to protect Buzzwah’s rights or property.
In the event that Buzzwah is involved in a bankruptcy, merger, acquisition, reorganization
or sale of assets, your information may be sold or transferred as part of that
to the new entity.
Non-Private or Non-Personal Information:
We may share or disclose your non-private, aggregated or otherwise non-personal
information, such as your public Buzzes or the number of users who clicked on a particular
link (even if only one did).
Modifying Your Personal Information:
If you are a registered user of our Services, we provide you with tools to access or modify the
personal information you provided to us and associated with your account.
Our Policy Towards Children:
Our Services are not directed to people under 13. If you become aware that your child has
provided us with personal information without your consent, please contact us We do not
knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If we become aware that a
child under 13 has provided us with personal information, we take steps to remove such
information and terminate the child’s account.
Changes to this Policy:
will govern our use of your information, and will always be at
http://www.buzzwah.com/privacy-policy/ If we make a change to this policy that, in our sole
discretion, is material, we will notify you via an @Buzzwah update or e-mail to the email
associated with your account.
By continuing to access or use the Services after those changes become effective, you agree