Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy is effective as of January 17, 2017. For information about privacy and data usage policies prior to January 17, 2017 please click here.

Unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy (“Policy”), terms used in this Policy have the same meanings as in our User Agreement, accessible on the website here.

Story Street Labs respects your privacy and we are committed to protecting it through our compliance with this policy. We take the privacy of our Users very seriously and will not share your Personal Information with anyone except as described in this Policy.

This Policy describes (1) the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide through your use of the Services, and (2) our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting, and disclosing that information.

This Policy applies to information we collect: (1) through your use of our Services, (2) from e-mail, text, and other electronic messages between you and Story Street Labs, and (3) through our offline communication with you. It does not apply to information collected by any third party.

Please read this Policy carefully to understand our policies regarding your information and how we will treat it. By accessing or using our Services, you agree to this Policy. This Policy may change from time to time. Your continued use of our Services after we make changes is deemed to be acceptance of those changes, so please check the Policy periodically for updates.

If you have questions or concerns regarding this statement, or feel that we have not complied with the Policy, you should contact us by email or through the “Feedback & Support” link on our website: https://storystreetlabs.uservoice.com/.

Information Collection and Use

We may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to, your name and email address ("Personal Information").

Additionally, Story Street Labs allows you to sign up and log in using your Facebook or Google account. If you sign up using these services, Facebook or Google will ask your permission to share certain information from your account with Story Street Labs. This includes, but is not necessarily limited to, your first name, last name, and email address. This information allows us to verify your identity, age, gender, and general location. This information is collected by Facebook and Google and is provided to us under the terms of Facebook’s privacy policy, available at https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy, and Google’s privacy policy, available at https://www.google.com/policies/privacy. You can control the information that we receive from Facebook or Google using the privacy settings in your Facebook or Google account.

By accepting to register to use our Services via your Facebook or Google accounts you agree to the collection and use of such information in accordance with the above description.

Information We Collect Through Automatic Data Collection Technologies

As you use our Services, we may use automatic data collection technologies to collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions, and patterns, including but not limited to:

  • Details pertaining to your use of our Services, including traffic data, the time and date of your visit, location data, the pages of our website that you visit, the time spent on those pages, and other such usage information; and
  • Information about your computer and internet connection, including your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, operating system, browser type, and browser version.

The technologies we use for this automatic data collection may include:

  • Cookies (or browser cookies). A cookie is a file sent by the Story Street Labs website and placed on the hard drive of your computer with a small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies allow us to know if your computer has accessed our Services in the past. Cookies can be used for delivering services and advertisements, help us to remember your preferences as a User, and allow us to understand more about how Users use the Services. You may refuse to accept browser cookies by activating the appropriate setting on your browser. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of our Services. Unless you have adjusted your browser settings so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you direct your browser to our website.

How We Use your Information

We may use the Personal Information that we collect about you or that you provide to us as described in this Privacy Policy:

  • To present our Services to you;
  • To provide you with information, products, or services that you request from us;
  • To notify you about changes to our Services or any products or services we offer or provide through our Services;
  • To allow you to participate in interactive features when using our Services;
  • To improve, monitor, and test our Services;
  • To contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials, and other information that may be of interest to you. You may opt out of receiving any, or all, of these communications from us by following the unsubscribe instructions provided in the email we send;
  • In any other way we may describe when you provide the information; and
  • For any other purpose with your consent.

Disclosure of Your Information

We may disclose personal information that we collect or you provide as described in this Privacy Policy:

  • To our subsidiaries and affiliates.
  • To contractors, service providers, and other third parties we use to support our business and who are bound by contractual obligations to keep personal information confidential and use it only for the purpose for which we disclose it to them.
  • In any other way we may describe when you provide the information.
  • For any other purpose with your consent.

We may also disclose your Personal Information:

  • To comply with any court order, law, law enforcement, or legal process, including to respond to any government or regulatory request.
  • To enforce or apply the User Agreement, available here
  • If we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the rights, property, or safety of Story Street Labs, our Users, or others.

Data Security

The security of your Personal Information is of critical importance to us. Our business practices limit employee access to confidential information, and limit the use and disclosure of such information to authorized persons. We take reasonable security precautions to secure Personal Information against loss, misuse, alteration or unauthorized access.

The safety and security of your information also depends on you. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password for access to our Services, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share your password with anyone. We urge you to be careful about giving out information in public areas when using our Services. The information you share in public areas may be viewed by any User of the Services.

You must remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. We use commercially reasonable safeguards to protect your Personal Information, but we cannot guarantee the security of Personal Information transmitted to our website. Any transmission of Personal Information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained in the Services.

Links to Other Sites

Our website may contain links to other sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party's site. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of each and every site you visit. Story Street Labs has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party sites or services. This Privacy Policy applies solely to information collected by Story Street Labs.

Children's Privacy

Story Street Labs does not intentionally collect or use Personal Information about individuals under the age of 13 (“Child” or “Children”). If it comes to our attention that Children have provided us with Personal Information, we will expeditiously delete such information from our servers. If you are a parent or guardian and believe that your Child has provided us with Personal Information, please contact us immediately.

Changes to Our Privacy Policy

Story Street Labs may modify or update this Privacy Policy from time to time. It is our policy to post any changes we make to our Privacy Policy on this page. We will notify you of any material changes through a notice on the Story Street Labs website or via e-mail. You are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes. Your continued use of the Services after any modification to this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of the modified Privacy Policy.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us by email or through the “Feedback & Support” link on our website: https://storystreetlabs.uservoice.com/.