You should read this policy in full, but here are a few key things:
- SoundGym is public, your posts, achievements, and activity are immediately viewable and searchable by anyone around the world.
- The information on your SoundGym profile page is public, including your name, your country, the members you follow and your followers, your achievements and activity on SoundGym.
- We may use your email for updates and tips on SoundGym's products and services, and activities notifications. You can unsubscribe at any time in your account settings.
SoundGym ('Company' or 'we') respect the privacy of SoundGym users ('User' or 'you') and are committed to protecting the User's information. We believe that you have a right to know our practices regarding the information we may collect and use when you visit the SoundGym website and use the SoundGym Application.
1. How do we collect users information?
When you access or use the SoundGym Application we are aware of your usage of SoundGym, and may gather, collect and record the information relating to such usage. For example, when you connect to SoundGym, your computer tells us your IP address, your country, your timezone and more.
We also collect information which you voluntarily permitted Facebook to provide us. For example, when you wish to connect to SoundGym for the first time through your Facebook account, we will ask you to allow Facebook to provide us certain information such as your name, your birthday, your Facebook friends and your Facebook profile picture.
When you create an account, we may collect your personal information such as your username, first and last name, email address, your gender, a photo and any other information you entered while creating your account. This information and additional information can be collected when you decide to signup with Facebook, or when you connect your Facebook or Twitter accounts with SoundGym.
1.2 Information you added to your Profile Page
When you add pictures, music, and any other information about yourself on your profile page.
1.3 Data collected through the use of the Service
After you set up your account and while using SoundGym, we may ask and you might provide us other profile and demographic information, such as age, gender, information about your studio gear, your music and more. We also collect information about your activity performance and achievements on SoundGym.
1.4 Connected social accounts
Personal Information can be gathered from Facebook (if the User holds an active account on Facebook) or Twitter (if the User holds an active account on Twitter) and which the User specifically permits Facebook or Twitter to provide SoundGym with, upon any access to or use of the SoundGym Application. This information includes first name, last name, birthday, list of your Facebook friends and more.
1.5 Info from your browser
Such as country, timezone, device, browser type and so on.
1.6 Activity on site
We may also collect analytics data, or use third-party analytics tools, to help us measure traffic and usage trends for the Service. These tools collect information sent by your browser or mobile device, including the pages you visit, your use of third-party applications, information regarding your activity on SoundGym, and other information that assists us in analyzing and improving the Service. Although we do our best to honor the privacy preferences of our Users, we are not able to respond to Do Not Track signals from your browser at this time.
2. Purposes of collecting information
2.1 Information is collected in order to enhance the User's experience on SoundGym. And also to learn about the preferences of users and general trends on SoundGym (e.g. understand which features are more popular than others)
2.2 We may use your email for updates and tips on SoundGym's products and services, and for activities notifications. You can unsubscribe at any time in your account settings.
2.3 Information is also collected in order to:
- Provide you with the services on SoundGym.
- Analyzing and improving the Service.
- Personalize and enhance your experience on SoundGym.
- Enable the overall operation of SoundGym.
- Provide you with certain information and services available only to Registered Users.
- Enable you to connect and communicate with other users.
- Allow us to contact you with proposals and tailored information regarding events, offers, services, etc.
- Identify you when conducting customer service operations (such as providing feedback, etc.).
3. Sharing personal information
3.1 SoundGym is a social platform. To encourage engagement and communication most of the information you provide, your activity and your achievements on SoundGym are public and can be seen by anyone: your name, your country, your profile picture, your ranking, your achievements, and your activity on SoundGym (Including but not restricted to workout completion, personal records, days on the platform, completing a learning program, winning a contest). Your posts, comments, and probes are public. Anyone can see who you follow and who is following you. Other data, images, links or music that you upload, provide or post might be available publicly (That means that anyone can read, watch or listen to it).
3.2 You can choose to make your profile information hidden here
. Please note that certain information, such as your awards, posts and other social remarks, will still be public or visible to SoundGym members.
3.3 Users that follow you with get notifications regarding your activity and achievments on SoundGym.
3.4 In the event that we are involved in a bankruptcy, merger, acquisition, reorganization, or sale of assets, your personal data may be sold or transferred as part of that transaction.
3.5 We share or disclose non-personal data, such as aggregated information like the total number of times people engaged with a post, the number of people who clicked on a particular link or voted on a poll on SoundGym (even if only one did), the topics that people are posting about in a particular location, or reports to advertisers about how many people saw or clicked on their ads.
4. Deleting your account
4.1 You must be signed in to your account in order to delete it. You can delete your account here
4.2 Please bear in mind that, if you delete your account, data associated with your account will be deleted and will not be recoverable. Posts that you wrote can not be deleted, but it will not be referred to you anymore.
4.3 Our deletion policy upholds a user`s right to always remove their own account data, while protecting against account fraud and the deletion of data without an account owner`s consent.
4.4 We don't have control over the deleted account link showing up in Google's search results. If you have deleted your account, Google should catch up and recognize this soon. However, as they cache search results for faster loading times, they may keep your information in their search results if enough people have clicked on it in the past. To fully remove your profile/information, you will need to contact Google directly by filling in this public removal form
4.5 If you connected to SoundGym for the first time through your active Facebook profile, then you will not be able to delete your Personal Information directly from SoundGym. This is because you originally inserted such Personal Information to your profile on Facebook. To delete this Information, you will be required to edit your Facebook profile accordingly. Such deletion of Personal Information on your Facebook profile will be reflected on your account on SoundGym thereafter.
5. Sharing personal information with third parties (other than users)
6. Cookies and local storage
6.1 What is a cookie?
Also known as browser cookies or tracking cookies, cookies are small files placed onto your computer or mobile device that enables SoundGym features and functionality. For example, cookies enable us to identify your device, secure your access to SoundGym, and may help us serve relevant ads to you.
6.3 What types of cookies does SoundGym use?
A persistent cookie helps us recognize you as an existing user, so it`s easier to return to SoundGym or interact with our Services without signing in again. After you sign in, a persistent cookie stays in your browser and will be read by SoundGym when you return to one of our sites or a partner site that uses our Services. Session cookies only last for as long as the session (usually the current visit to a website or a browser session).
We use Google Analytics code to gather statistical information. Google Analytics sets cookies to help us accurately estimate the number of visitors to the Products and the volumes of usage of the Products. This is done to ensure that the Products are available when you want them and are fast.
We also use Facebook Pixle to advertise on Facebook according to pages that you have visited or your performance on SoundGym.
We take a great care in maintaining the security of SoundGym and your information and in preventing unauthorized access to it through industry standard technologies and internal procedures. However, we do not guarantee that unauthorized access will never occur.
9. Third party websites
10. Use of SoundGym by minors
You must be 18 years of age, or the age of majority in your province, territory or country, to sign up as a registered user of SoundGym. Individuals under the age of 18, or the applicable age of majority, may utilize SoundGym only with the involvement and consent of a parent or legal guardian, under such person's account and otherwise subject to these Terms.
12. Got any questions?
, and we will make an effort to reply within a reasonable timeframe.
(last Revision: May 23st, 2018)