Privacy Policy

Thank you for using an app based on the Tipple framework. This privacy policy has been compiled to better serve those who are concerned with how their ‘Personally Identifiable Information’ (PII) is being used online. PII, as described in US privacy law and information security, is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context. Please read our privacy policy carefully to get a clear understanding of how we collect, use, protect or otherwise handle your Personally Identifiable Information in accordance with our website.

What personal information do we collect from the people using our app?

We do not collect personal information from users of our apps.

We do use cookies in our apps. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your device that enables the service provider’s systems to recognize your app instance and capture and remember certain information. We use third-party cookies such as the Google-Analytics cookies to compile data regarding user interactions with the app. They are also used to help us understand your preferences based on previous or current screen activity, which enables us to provide you with improved services. We may also use trusted third-party services that track this information on our behalf.

Opting out: Users can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page. Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative Opt Out page.

How do we use your information?

We may use the collected information to improve the user experience of the app, e.g., simplify accessing functionality of the app.

How do we protect your information?

We never ask for  or private information like names, email addresses, or credit card numbers. The app does not transfer any data except for data related to Google Analytics. These are transmitted using secure communication protocols such as SSL.

Third-party disclosure

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information.

Third-party links

We do not include or offer third-party products or services in our app.

Notification about Changes

Changes to the privacy policy will be announced on the Privacy Policy page within 3 business days.

Contacting Us

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy, you may contact us using the information below.

University of Waikato
Information Systems and Databases
Private Bag 3105
Hamilton 3240
New Zealand
tipple@waikato.ac.nz


Last Edited on 12.3.2017