SocioMee Privacy Policy

Welcome to SocioMee the social community app where we value and respect your privacy. The use of SocioMee through our mobile applications may include the collection and use of your information. This privacy policy describes, notifies and tell you how your information is gathered, used and disclosed by SocioMee concerning your access and use of our services through our mobile applications. You must comprehend this privacy policy carefully.

1. Application scope of this privacy policy

By using SocioMee, you accept that we may collect, access, use and share your information in agreement with this privacy policy, as reviewed from time to time. Additionally, your use of SocioMee indicates that you agree with the terms of this privacy policy. If you don’t agree to the terms of this privacy policy, don’t use SocioMee.

This policy is unified into and forms part of the SocioMee Terms of Service that you have agreed to to use SocioMee. Any terms used in this privacy policy will have the same meaning as the corresponding defined terms in the SocioMee Terms and Conditions until otherwise described in this privacy policy or the context requires otherwise. If otherwise identified in this privacy policy, these terms in the SocioMee terms and conditions shall also be applicable in this privacy policy.

Any details that are composed is subject to the privacy policy in effect at the time such details are gathered. However, we may update and revise our privacy policy from time to time.

If we make any change to this policy that we deem to be material changes, we will (where sensibly feasible) inform you of such changes by posting them on our website, through our services or by sending you an email or other notification, and we will specify when such changes will become effective.

SocioMee Privacy Policy

 By continuing to use or access our services after the changes become effective, with or without notification, you are accepting to be bound by the revised policy.

SocioMee may bond you to social media or other features or services (comprising websites, plug-ins and widgets) offered by a third party. Kindly, note that this privacy policy doesn’t apply to the details gathered by other companies and organizations who advertise their services on SocioMee. We bear no liability for any third-party use of any details offered by you to them.

2. Details you give and we gather

2.1 For providing the service of SocioMee, we gather, access, store the following details connected to you:

  • Information given to us when you open the SocioMee account, involved your account name, date of birth, age, city or area, gender, social media account details (gender, profile photo, etc.), and any tags you posted about yourself;
  • Any details involved in your SocioMee profile that is visible to other users of SocioMee, or details you make available to us through your use of SocioMee that may comprise your gender, photos, and city or area;
  • Details about your and others’ usage of and interaction with the service and our application, incorporating use by geographies, device and connection information, IP address, statistics on page views, device capability, network type, and bandwidth;
  • Details that we gather as you use SocioMee that may comprise;
  • Technical details like your mobile carrier-related details, configuration details made available by other programs you use to access SocioMee, your IP address, your device version and identification number, your location/country/state/region/time zone, operating system, and user settings; and
  • Details about the likes and dislikes you have made using SocioMee.

2.2 Special Note about sensitive personal details

To give certain features (such as online video calling), we must access your microphone, camera, or location, with your permission, as defined below:

Microphone- We access the microphone on your device (with your consent and permission) to record audio messages and deliver sound during video calls.

Camera- We access the camera of your device (with your consent and permission) to take your profile pictures and deliver real-time images during video calls.

Location- We show your current location on your profile (with your consent and permission) to give an optimized and personalized experience for you and other users.

By using SocioMee, you accept that all processing activities of sensitive personal details are for the purpose and in a manner as defined in this privacy policy.
Kindly note that we don’t use your sensitive personal details to make direct marketing unless agreed by you.

2.3 Special Note about children’s details

The services of SocioMee are not for anyone under the age of 16 years, and anyone under the specified minimum age may not create a SocioMee account or use SocioMee services, Thus, we don’t knowingly gather personal details from any data subject under such age. If we came to know that we have gathered personal details of a data subject under 16 years, we will take the necessary steps to delete or remove such details from our files as soon as possible.

3. How we utilize the details we gather

3.1 Purposes

We might utilize your details for any of the following purposes:

  • To give service to you (comprising both the services currently offered by us through SocioMee and the services to be rendered by use through SocioMee in the future);
  • To personalize and enhance our services and your experiences when you use our services by, among other things. Suggesting friends or profile details, or customizing the content we depict you, comprising ads;
  • To respond to enquiries, for customer service, archival and backup purposes, security in relation with offering services of SocioMee;
  • To analyse and monitor usage and trends of our services;
  • To improve the security and safety of our products and services;
  • To authenticate your identity and avert fraud or other unauthorized or illegal activity;
  • To impose our terms and conditions and other usage policies.

SocioMee permits you to share text messages, videos, photos, screenshots, blogs, podcast, recommendation, etc. and other communication in the SocioMee application with other users, and if you select to do so your share text messages, videos, photos, screenshots, blogs, podcast, recommendation, etc. and other communication will be stored in our servers. Additionally, if you select to share these items with other SocioMee users, we might not be able to delete or remove them from our servers or make them unavailable to anyone you have shared them with. Sharing and sending share text messages, videos, photos, screenshots, blogs, podcast, recommendation, etc. and other communication in the SocioMee application is your choice. By choosing to share that details, you should comprehend that you might no longer be able to control how that details are used and that they might become publically available (subject to part on your actions or the actions of others with whom you have shared the details). SocioMee is not liable for any use or misuse of details you share.

3.2 Storage and transfer

We work and may continue to work servers in several jurisdictions around the world, so the server which had your details is used and stored might not be in your jurisdiction.

You consent to the transfer of your details (from both inside and outside of your jurisdiction) for the resolve defined in this privacy policy.

3.3 Sharing

Sharing on our products

  • Anyone can see the public details on your profile. Kindly, don’t post or add personal data to your profile that you would not want to be publicly available.
  • Your usage information or active status is gathered and shown to other users (such as whether you are presently active on SocioMee).

Sharing with third-party partners

By using SocioMee you agree to the third-party use, transfer, and sharing of our details (both inside and outside of your jurisdiction) as agreed in this privacy policy.

Measurement partners

We might share details about you in anonymous and/or aggregated form with third parties for usage analytics (to assist us better comprehend who is using our services and how), and for industry research, analysis, and other similar purposes.

Partners offering services to SocioMee

Your details might be used and accessed by our service benefactors who are working with us in association with the operation of our services. These service providers might have access to your details but only to the extent necessary to perform services on our behalf and are obliged not to share that details or use it for any other purpose. These benefactors will gather the details sent by your cell phones, desktop computers, tablets, and their use of that details is governed by their applicable privacy policy.

Law enforcement

We might share details about you if we are (or if we came to know or believe) obligatory by law or legal process (like a warrant, court order or a subpoena), if we have to respond to a lawful appeal from legal consultants to disclose such details, or if we require to impose or apply this privacy policy, our terms and conditions or our other policies.

New owner

If we acquired by a third party or may re-organise our group structure, your details might be shifted within our group and/ or to a third party who will carry on to work SocioMee or similar services under either this privacy policy or a different privacy policy that will be notified to you. The party to which your details is shifted might be located, and use your details, outside of your jurisdiction.

Other than as allowed under this privacy policy or as otherwise agreed to by you or as needed by law or legal process, we will not hand over your details to any other third parties for their handling for any purposes.

3.4 Security measures we take to protect your details

We hire administrative, physical, and electronic measures designed to protect your details from illegal access, still, despite these efforts, no safety methods are perfect or impermeable and no method of data diffusion can be certain against any intervention or other type of misappropriation. If your details are compromised as a result of a breach of security, we will punctually inform you if your details have been compromised, as obligatory by applicable law.

Where we do share your details with third parties, we will utilize judicious efforts to make sure that such third parties only use your details: (i) in amenability with this privacy policy; and (ii) subject to any other instructions we provide them, comprising any suitable confidentiality and safety measures that we used.

3.5 Geolocation Information:

Suppose a user has given SOCIOMEE location access to your phone settings. Then, we will surely collect proper data including WIFI access points as well as other business data collection about your longitude and latitude and also may collect user device’s coordinates just to offer some amazing features and accessibility to our user. This particular data effectively help us magnify your physical location and we may also filter user interface and make it simpler for user to connect with other users geographically just by enabling the limited locality data to be identified to the users visualizing user effective profile and also classifying other user profiles who are actively passing through your nearest location.

Perhaps, if a user actively gives SOCIOMEE app a proper access to your accurate location services, but at some point wish to turn it off the records, user will have authority to do so by the following:

  • iPhone/ IOS App – Go to Settings, then Location services, SOCIOMEE.
  • Android- Go to Setting, Location, SOCIOMEE, Active Permission, Location.

3.6 Device Information:

SOCIOMEE will actively access data about your devices whenever a user will use the application that also includes UDI (Unique Device Identifier), Phone Model, and other operating system details, this data will be inherited for many genuine purposes as recorded there. What’s more, if the user terminally allows SOCIOMEE to do so, the application will also collect the user device’s address book solely just in order to add someone to the user phone contacts section.

When A User Actively Contact the Customer Support:
In any particular case, if a user deliberately wants to connect with our customer support team following the contact us page, SOCIOMEE will actively receive the user’s current email ID and may also verify the user IP address and other necessary information the user sends to us for better understanding and quick solutions. SOCIOMEE will progressively set the records of previous communication with the user which also includes any typical complaint that we gathered from the user profile for 5 Years just after the deletion of your SOCIOMEE account.

4. How to access your details

You can modify or access the details you give to us through your account.

If you consider your details posted on SocioMee is not legit or accurate and can give us ith reasonable proof regarding this, you can want us through the contact details offered in this privacy policy to right these inaccurate or unauthentic details and we will use realistic methods to honour your request; besides, we might retain an archived copy of your details as needed by law and/ or for record-keeping purposes.

When your account is deleted or closed, you will no longer have access to your preferences, message history, or any other details related to your use of our services. Even when you remove details from your account r profile, copies of that details might stay viewable elsewhere, to the extent it has been shared with others, it was otherwise distributed under your privacy settings, or it was stored or copied by other users.

Moreover, we will keep your data even after you have closed your account if rationally required to fulfil our legal obligations (involving law enforcement requests), meet obligatory requirements, maintain security, enforce terms and conditions, resolve disputes, or to prevent abuse or fraud. We will keep de-personalized details after your account has been closed or removed.

How to access your details

IN certain cases, we might not be able to amend, update or remove your details, in that case, we will let you know why we are unable to do so, for instance, some requests may need inconsistent technical effort or exceptionally impractical or are banned by law.

Since SocioMee will be used in multiple jurisdictions and we might not be able to possible to identify all the inconsistency amid several terms of this privacy policy and the relevant law in your jurisdiction, thus you accept to notify us once such inconsistency is identified by you. Under the circumstance, we will take necessary methods to eradicate such discrepancies, comprising deleting these personal details improperly gathered or used by us.

You can modify or access the details you give to us through your account.

If you consider your details posted on SocioMee is not legit or accurate and can give us ith reasonable proof regarding this, you can want us through the contact details offered in this privacy policy to right these inaccurate or unauthentic details and we will use realistic methods to honour your request; besides, we might retain an archived copy of your details as needed by law and/ or for record-keeping purposes.

When your account is deleted or closed, you will no longer have access to your preferences, message history, or any other details related to your use of our services. Even when you remove details from your account r profile, copies of that details might stay viewable elsewhere, to the extent it has been shared with others, it was otherwise distributed under your privacy settings, or it was stored or copied by other users. Moreover, we will keep your data even after you have closed your account if rationally required to fulfil our legal obligations (involving law enforcement requests), meet obligatory requirements, maintain security, enforce terms and conditions, resolve disputes, or to prevent abuse or fraud. We will keep de-personalized details after your account has been closed or removed.

IN certain cases, we might not be able to amend, update or remove your details, in that case, we will let you know why we are unable to do so, for instance, some requests may need inconsistent technical effort or exceptionally impractical or are banned by law.

Since SocioMee will be used in multiple jurisdictions and we might not be able to possible to identify all the inconsistency amid several terms of this privacy policy and the relevant law in your jurisdiction, thus you accept to notify us once such inconsistency is identified by you. Under the circumstance, we will take necessary methods to eradicate such discrepancies, comprising deleting these personal details improperly gathered or used by us.

5. Cookies and Related Technologies:

Particularly, when you actively use the SOCIOMEE application, we may progressively entertain personal information data from the user profile automatically by accepting cookies or related technologies as per our needs. Perhaps a small file that can be placed on a user device or browser that especially allows us to recognize and remember you as a user. If you would exceptionally like to identify about respective cookies, including the usage and respective choices are also available. We request you to refer to SOCIOMEEs’ Cookies Policy.

6. Contacting us

If you have any query, question or doubt about our privacy policy or any policy-related matters, kindly, feel free to contact us through email at info@sociomee.com.