The Application is intended for people who are competent to contract under applicable law. Individuals who are less than 18 years old are not permitted to use this application unless the complete Agreement is seen and agreed by parents or their legal guardians under applicable law. You confirm that You are at least 18 year old or otherwise competent to contract including with consent of Your parent/legal guardian as may be required under applicable law.
TingTongs may obtain the following types of information from or concerning You or Your mobile device, which may include personal information that can be used to identify You as specified below:
“last seen” information is available and displayed to each user whom you have added in your Friends (and which you have not blocked), and reﬂects the last approximate time the TingTongs application has been backgrounded or brought to the foreground on your mobile phone. “Last Seen” information is reported to TingTongs when a user brings the mobile application to the foreground or quits it.
TingTongs may receive data whenever You connect with an application or site through TingTongs (such as during status update, when You connect to other sites and in which case TingTongs posts to these sites on Your behalf ). This may include date and time You visit the site, the web address, IP address information, browser and if You are logged into TingTongs and Your authentication tokens used on such sites. Your authentication tokens may be saved on the server for the sole purpose of seamless posting to the same site by You in the future through TingTongs.
TingTongs does not collect emails, addresses or other contact information from its users’ mobile address book other than mobile phone numbers and names associated with such mobile phone numbers of the persons in such users’ contact lists and/or address books. The Application will associate whatever name the TingTongs user has assigned to the mobile telephone number in his/her mobile address book.As a result, if You have Your friend’s mobile phone number associated with the name “Doctor” or “Electrician” in Your mobile address book, that’s the name that will appear for that mobile phone number in Your TingTongs list of contacts. We may collect location data for use in the improvement of Services and users may also voluntarily share their location with other users via the TingTongs application.
If the recipient can be messaged via the TingTongs application, the message is delivered to that recipient via data service routed through our servers. Any messages that are undelivered are held on the TingTongs servers until they can be delivered or for a period of 30 days whichever is earlier. Messages and Files that are sent through the Service temporarily reside on our servers for a short period of time until delivery of such messages or files to the intended recipient is complete.
Any status update messages and profile image updates posted by you is stored on our servers to facilitate the normal use of the Status Updates feature in TingTongs. This includes but is not limited to the timestamp and the actual status update message.
TingTongs may retain date and time stamp information associated with successfully delivered messages and the mobile phone numbers involved in the messages, as well as any other information which TingTongs is legally compelled to collect in accordance with retention policies applicable under Indian law.
Use of Information
Except Your mobile phone number and other information from Your address book (such as names and/or mobile phone numbers of the persons in Your contact list) which we intend to share with other users of the TingTongs Caller service, We do not share or sell Your Personally Identifiable Information that we collect with any third parties for use for commercial, advertising and or similar marketing purposes without your consent. However, In the future as a part of a specific promotion or feature You may specifically choose to opt-in/opt-out for any specific product and or service which may allow Your personal information to be used for such purposes.
We may share Your Personally Identifiable Information and Contents to deliver the Services desired by You to the extent it is necessary to maintain or further develop and enhance our Application, its services and to ensure the functionality and security of our Services and to prevent and investigate any fraud and other misuse.
We may share non-Personally-Identifiable Information (such as anonymous user usage data, referring / exit pages and URLs, platform types, asset views, number of clicks, etc.) with third-parties to better understand usage patterns for certain content, services, advertisements, promotions, and/or functionality related to TingTongs application.
We may disclose the Personally Identifiable Information and available user Contents as required pursuant to applicable laws, a directive or order of a government entity or statutory authority or any judicial or regulatory authority or to law enforcement agencies in any official investigation including but not limited to cyber incidents, prosecution and punishment of offences. You agree that TingTongs has the right to monitor the Application electronically from time to time and to disclose information as may be necessary to satisfy any law, regulation or other governmental request, to operate the Application properly for justified purposes that are relevant for the features and functionalities of the Application and related services opted by You, or to protect itself or its subscribers. We may transfer Your Personally Identifiable Information or other information collected, stored, processed by TingTongs to any other entity or organization located in India or outside India only in case it is necessary for providing services to You in connection with Application. Except with Your consent including under this Agreement for specified purposes, We will not disclose any Personally Identifiable Information to any third party. We will cooperate with the appropriate law enforcement authorities in investigating claims of illegal activity.
In the interest of protecting Your privacy and for security measures, TingTongs ensures to take reasonable steps to identify and authorise You before registering Your mobile phone number and granting You use of the TingTongs application.
Upon use of TingTongs application or related services, you authorize us to contact you regarding any promotions / notifications pertaining to TingTongs Application, notwithstanding that your number may be registered in the respective Do not Call Registry in your jurisdiction.
Your name associated with Your mobile phone number may be displayed if any other user does a manual number search against the Caller database. Similarly, a caller’s name may be automatically displayed when a call is received by You.
Security of Personal Information
We have implemented commercially reasonable physical, managerial, operational and technical security measures to protect the loss, misuse and alteration and to preserve the security of the Personally Identifiable Information in our care. Our security practices and procedures limit access to personal information on need to know basis only.
Such measures may include, where appropriate, the use of firewalls, secure server facilities, implementing proper access rights management systems and processes, careful selection of processors, standard authentication and encryption policies for our servers and other technically and commercially reasonable measures.
However, TingTongs cannot guarantee in any way with respect to any Personally Identifiable Information or Contents that You upload transmit, share or display through the Application or the Site and You do so at Your own risk.
Using unsecured or other unprotected networks to send messages and use of other features through the TingTongs application is not recommended.
If TingTongs learns of a security breach, then we may attempt to notify You electronically so that You can take appropriate protective steps.
Third Party Application Stores
The Application can also be downloaded from third party application stores including Google Play, Nokia. You agree to comply with all third party privacy policies, if any, applicable to the use of the Application or related services. TingTongs shall not be responsible for Your use of any third party product and or service including the terms and conditions of such third party product and or service and or violation and infringement of any third party rights, policies, terms and conditions in connection with access, download or installation of the Application.
We will strive to address Your feedback and concerns in a timely and effective manner.