Honestube's Privacy Policy

The Privacy Policy was written in English (US). To the extent any translated version of this agreement conflicts with the English version, the English version controls.

Date of Last Revision: October 20th, 2017

The Summary

If you clicked through to here from our Terms and Conditions of Use. You should read this privacy policy because it will tell you exactly how your personal data is being looked after by Honestube and that’s a pretty important thing for you to know. Here are the topics that we cover:

1. What information we collect and how we collect it.

2. How we use the information and who we share it with.

3. How you can access and update such information.

4. How we protect the information we store about you.

The full legal bit

We know that other people’s use of your personal data is a big concern for social network users, so we at Honestube have developed this privacy policy (the "Policy") to let you know how we use personal information ('personal data' or 'personal information').

Our Policy applies to your use of the Honestube website at www.Honestube.com (“Honestube” or the “site” which includes the mobile apps). We suggest you read it in conjunction with our Terms and Conditions of Use (the “Terms”). When you access or use Honestube, you agree to our Privacy Policy and you consent to our collection, storage, use and disclosure of your personal information as we’ve set out in this Policy.

Honestube reserves the right to change our Policy at any time and without notice, so be sure to check this Policy regularly to understand how we use your information.

By installing, using, registering to or otherwise accessing the services, you agree to this privacy policy and give an explicit and informed consent to the processing of your personal data in accordance with this privacy policy. IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT AND AGREE WITH OUR PRIVACY POLICY THEN YOU MUST NOT ACCESS OR USE THE SITE.

1. Honestube user's information

To join Honestube you will have to complete our online registration form, where we ask you to provide us with information about you such as your name, your gender, your date of birth, your location details. You also have the opportunity to provide other details about yourself, but these are optional. Because you control your user profile, these details are available to you at any time by accessing your “Profile” page, which gives you the chance to correct or update (other than gender) your information at any time by just logging in to Honestube.

What information does Honestube collect

Once you have created a Profile, we will automatically track certain information such as your IP, device locale, time zone. And we also collect information about Wi-Fi access points as well as other location information about your longitude and latitude.

For safety and security and to ensure you have the best possible user experience, we require users to verify their accounts (because we want to make sure you are not a robot!) and might ask for your phone number or Facebook Account. Don’t worry! This is only to make sure you are real and breathing! We won't use your phone number for marketing purposes.

When you use our Service, our servers automatically record certain log file information, including your web request, Internet Protocol ("IP") address, browser type, referring / exit pages and URLs, number of clicks and how you interact with links on the Service, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed, and other such information. We may also collect similar information from emails sent to our Users that then help us track which emails are opened and which links are clicked by recipients. The information allows for more accurate reporting and improvement of the Service.

How we use your information

In addition to some of the specific uses of information we describe in this Privacy Policy, we may use information that we receive to:

1. help you efficiently access your information after you sign in;

2. remember information so you will not have to re-enter it during your visit or the next time you visit the Service;

3. provide personalized content and information to you and others, which could include online ads or other forms of marketing;

4. provide, improve, test, and monitor the effectiveness of our Service;

5. develop and test new products and features;

6. monitor metrics such as total number of visitors, traffic, and demographic patterns;

7. diagnose or fix technology problems;

8. automatically update the Honestube application on your device Honestube or other Users may run contests, special offers or other events or activities ("Events") on the Service. If you do not want to participate in an Event, do not use the particular Metadata (i.e. hashtag or geotag) associated with that Event.

If I put other information about me on the Honestube, what does Honestube do with it?

Honestube is designed to make it easy for you to find, connect and interact with other users of Honestube by posting information about yourself. When using the App you should assume that anything you post or submit will be publicly viewable and accessible, both by Users of the App and non-Users of the App. For example, to make it easier to find other Honestubers and connect with them, we have allowed you to share videos on Facebook. We recommend and encourage you (and all our users) to think carefully about the information they disclose about themselves. We also do not recommend that you put email addresses, URLs, instant messaging details, phone numbers, full names or addresses, credit card details, national identity numbers, drivers’ license details and other sensitive information in your Profile which is open to abuse and misuse.

Please be careful about posting sensitive details about yourself on you Profile such as your religious denomination and health details. While you may voluntarily provide this information to us when you create your Profile, including your sexual preferences and ethnic background, there is no requirement to do so. Please remember that photographs or any video clips that you post on Honestube may reveal these kinds of sensitive personal data. Where you do upload and choose to tell us sensitive information about yourself, you are explicitly consenting to our processing your information and making this public to other users.

When you post information about yourself or use the messaging, the amount of personal information you share is at your own risk. If you post anything that is inconsistent with our Terms and Conditions of Use, we reserve the right to terminate your account.

Can Honestube collect information about me from other sites I use, such as Facebook?

We support Facebook and Google as our partner website, you can register with their accounts on Honestube. Remember that when you register with a Honestube partner, you are also giving them personal information, so we recommend that you read their privacy policies, as Honestube does not control how they use their information.

If you have registered on one of our partner websites, such as Facebook, or you have verified your account via a partner website, we may connect your Honestube profile with your profile on such partner website. We may do this by way of new products and applications which we introduce from time to time, including new products powered by our group companies.

Does Honestube collect any other personal information about me?

If you contact our Customer Support team via feedback@honestube.com, we will receive your email address, and may track your IP address as well as the information you send to us to help resolve your query. We will keep records of our communications with you, including any complaints that we receive from you about other users (and from other users about you).

Does Honestube use my personal information for any other purpose?

We may use material that you post on the open access areas of Honestube in advertising and promotional materials on our partner sites and partner products. We believe these uses allow us to improve our site and better tailor your online experience to meet your needs.

We use your personal information to resolve disputes, troubleshoot problems and enforce our Terms and Conditions of Use.

When I put information about myself on Honestube, what do the other users see?

To ensure you can find as many people as possible on Honestube, other users get to see your user name and any information you post on your Profile, including photos if you select the 'Public' access setting. Any information you choose to provide should reflect how much you want other Honestube users to know about you. You can also choose to limit the information that other users see by adjusting your privacy settings in the "Settings" page.

What am I allowed to do with other user’s personal information?

Use it to meet new friends and make new contacts! Beware that you may not use other users' information for commercial purposes, to spam, to harass, or to make unlawful threats. Honestube reserves the right to terminate the accounts of those who misuse other users' information or who otherwise violate the Terms and Conditions of Use.

What information does Honestube collect about my friends and contacts?

You can choose to invite your friends to join Honestube to make sure that they also get the benefits of meeting new people. To make it easier to search and find friends and acquaintances on Honestube, users may search for other users by Honestube Id. You can also invite your Facebook friends to join Honestube via Facebook invitations.

How my contacts will be added while I am using Honestube?

If you invite a friend to the service by tapping invite beside their name, Honestube will send an invitation on your behalf via SMS text message. This will include your name and sometimes the recipients name, along with a link provided by Honestube. You agree that the individuals you invite to Honestube are over the legal age in the territory of your residence and are eligible to sign up for Honestube.

2. Third parties

Does Honestube sell my information to other parties?

Not at all. We do not sell or rent out any personal information about you to any third party. Honestube discloses aggregated non-personal data for marketing and promotional purposes. That means we do not disclose any information that could be used to identify you.

Does Honestube disclose my information to other parties?

We may share aggregated information with such parties as Facebook that includes your personal information (but which doesn’t identify you directly), together with other information including log data with third parties for industry analysis and demographic profiling and to deliver targeted advertising about other products and services.

In particular, in relation to targeted advertising, we use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you use our app. These companies may use information about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you.

Honestube also wishes to maintain a healthy community, and we will cooperate with all third parties to enforce their intellectual property or other rights. We will also cooperate with law enforcement enquiries from within or outside your country of residence. This may include disclosing your personal information to government or law enforcement agencies, or private parties, when we have a good faith belief that disclosure is required by law or when we, in our discretion, believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our legal rights, or those of third parties and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on us. In such cases, we may raise or waive any legal objection or right available to us.

3. Data storage

Honestube is a global social app operating through servers located in a number of countries around the world, including the United States. If you live in a country with data protection laws, the storage of your personal data may not provide you with the same protections as you enjoy in your country of residence. By submitting your personal information, or by choosing to upgrade the services you use, or by making use of the applications available on Honestube, you agree to the transfer of your personal information to, and storage and processing of your personal information in, any such countries and destinations.

4. Security

How does Honestube protect my personal information?

Honestube has implemented reasonable and appropriate security measures to protect and prevent the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control, including your personal information. Honestube uses reasonable security measures to safeguard the confidentiality of your personal information such as secured servers using firewalls. Our technical experts at Honestube work hard to ensure your secure use of our site.

While we take reasonable precautions against possible security breaches of our website, member database and records no website or Internet transmission is completely secure and we cannot guarantee that unauthorized access, hacking, data loss, or other breaches will never occur. We urge you to take steps to keep your personal information safe (including your password) and to log out of your account after use.

We cannot guarantee the security of your personal data while it is being transmitted to our site and any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information we have procedures and security features in place to try to prevent unauthorized access.

How do I help keep my information secure?

You may not disclose your password to any third parties or share it with any third parties. If you lose your password or give it out, your personal information may be compromised. If that happens, please report it to feedback@honestube.com You must change your password immediately via your “Settings” page. Honestube cannot be held responsible for your failure to keep your password secure and failure to do so may violate our Terms and Conditions of Use.

5. Your rights

You can review and revise your profile information at any time. Once you register, you will be able to review and edit much of your personal information as you want.

To prevent abuse and/or misuse of Honestube by a user following termination or deletion of a profile/account we shall retain such information as we deem in our sole discretion may be necessary to ensure that user does not open a new account and profile in breach of our Terms and Conditions of Use and to ensure compliance with all laws and regulations.

If you have questions about our Privacy Policy or how we collect and use information, please contact us to feedback@honestube.com.