APPHANCE PRIVACY POLICY

GENERAL SUMMARY

This Privacy Policy describes the collection of your personal information by uTest Apphance from our website located at http://www.uTest.com, including all sub-domains thereof on which this Privacy Policy is posted (collectively, the"Site"). By accessing or using our Site, you consent to the collection, use, and disclosure of your personal information in accordance with this Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy is incorporated by reference into and subject to the provisions of the uTest Apphance Terms of Service. The terms "uTest Apphance," "we," "our," and "us" refer to uTest, Inc. The terms "you" and "your" refer to the user accessing or using the Site.

The term "personal information" as specified  in this Privacy Policy refers to personally identifiable information that specifically identifies an individual (including an individual's first and last name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, credit card or other account number), and information about that individual or such individual's activities or preferences when such information is directly linked to personally identifying information. For this purpose, personal information does not include "aggregate information" (i.e. in which identities are omitted) or other non-personally identifiable information. We may collect, use and disclose such aggregate information, and other non-personally identifiable information, as we deem necessary.

COLLECTION OF INFORMATION

(i) If you register for an account on the Site or otherwise register to access or use any uTest Apphance products or services available through the Site, the collection, use, and disclosure of your personal information through such registration, access and use is governed by the uTest Terms of Service. (ii) If you contact us by e-mail, using a chat box or contact form on the Site, or by mail, fax, or other means, we collect the personal information contained within, and associated with, your correspondence. (iii)  If we offer e-mail newsletters from time to time on the Service,  we collect your e-mail address once you sign up to receive a newsletter.

USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION BY uTEST APPHANCE

Personal information is used for a variety of purposes, including the following: (i) to prevent fraudulent use of our programs, services, products, websites, and other systems (ii) to provide programs, services, products and information that you request; (iii); to prevent or take action against activities that are, or may be, in violation of our Terms of Use or applicable law; (iv) to enhance, improve, operate, and maintain our programs, services, products, websites, and other systems ; (v)to maintain a record of our dealings with you ; (vi) to tailor advertisements, content, and other aspects of your experience on and in connection with the Site; (vii) for any other purposes that we may disclose to you at the point at which we request your personal information, and pursuant to your consent; and (viii) for other administrative purposes; .

Personal information may also be used to contact you regarding products, services, and offers, both from ourselves and from third parties, that we believe you may find of interest. We allow you to opt- out from receiving such marketing communications from us, as described below.

HOW INFORMATION WITH OTHERS IS DISCLOSED BY uTEST APPHANCE

As a general rule, uTest Apphance does not disclose or transfer personal information about you with other people without your consent. Regardless of the foregoing, uTest uTest Apphance may disclose personal information if we believe that doing so is legally required, or is in our interest to protect our property or other legal rights (including, but not limited to, enforcement of our agreements), or the rights or property of others, or as otherwise necessary to help protect the safety or security of our Site and other users of the Site.

HOW INFORMATION AND CONTACT PREFERENCES CAN BE UPDATED; OPTING OUT

We provide mechanisms for you to review and update your personal information by logging into your account on the Site.

If you receive commercial e-mail from us, you may unsubscribe at any time by following the instructions contained within the e-mail. You may also opt-out from receiving commercial e-mail from us, and any other promotionalcommunications that we may send to you from time to time (e.g., by postal mail) by sending your request to us by e-mail at privacy @ uTest.com or by writing to us at the address given at the end of this policy. Additionally, if you have a user account on the Site, we may allow you to view and modify settings relating to the nature and frequency of promotional communications that you receive from us. You may also opt-out from allowing us to share your personal information with third parties for their marketing or promotional use by sending your request to us by email at privacy@uTest.com.

Please be aware that if you opt-out of receiving commercial e-mail from us or allowing us to share your personal information with third-party organizations for their marketing or promotional use, it may take up to ten business days from the time that we receive your request for us to process your opt-out request, and you may receive commercial e-mail from us during that period. Additionally, even after you opt-out from receiving commercial messages from us, you will continue to receive administrative messages from us regarding your use of any products or services available through or on the Site.

HOW PERSONAL INFORMATION IS PROTECTED BY uTEST APPHANCE

uTest Apphance uses reasonable efforts to protect your personal information against unauthorized access and unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction. However, we cannot guarantee that your personal information will be absolutely protected. For example, your personal information may be affected by actions outside of our control, such as computer "hacking" and physical theft. You acknowledge that you provide your personal information at your own risk.

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR INTERNATIONAL VISITORS

Our servers and data centers are located in the United States. If you choose to use the Site from outside the U.S., then you should know that you are transferring your personal information outside of your region and into the U.S. for storage and processing. By providing your personal information to us through your use of the Site, you agree to that transfer, storage, and processing in the U.S. Also, we may transfer your data from the U.S. to other countries or regions in connection with storage and processing of data, fulfilling your requests, and operating the Site. You should know that each country can have its own privacy and data security laws, some of which may be less stringent as compared to those of your own country.

CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY


We reserve the right to  change this Privacy Policy at any time. We will post all changes to this Privacy Policy on this page and will indicate at the top of the page the '"Last Updated" date. We therefore encourage you to refer to this page on an ongoing basis so that you are aware of our current privacy policy. Your continued use of the Site constitutes your agreement to the Privacy Policy as modified. If we change this Privacy Policy in a manner that is materially less restrictive of our use or disclosure of your personal information, we will use commercially reasonable efforts to notify you of the change and to obtain your consent prior to applying the change to any personal information that we collected from you prior to the date the change becomes effective.

HOW TO CONTACT US

If you have any questions or suggestions regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact us at privacy@uTest.com.

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