- Your privacy is important to us
Last Modified: August 14, 2020
- Information Provided by You
In order to provide and improve the Services, we will collect and process your personal information and user information in accordance with this Policy. If you do not provide this information, we may be unable to provide you with our products or Services. You should ensure that all personal information and user information submitted to us is complete, accurate, true and correct. Failure on your part to do so may result in our inability to provide you with all or some of the Services. Please also note that the AirBrush app provided to you contains our service provider’s Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) or Software Development Kits (SDKs), which have tracking tools of such service providers. These third parties may use APIs and SDKs on AirBrush to collect, store, use, and manage user information. The third parties may provide Meitu with certain statistic data which must be based on certain user information, and these third parties decide which kind of user information is needed in order to get the statistical data, they also decide the means of the processing of user information.
- Face Recognition
In order to provide the Services, we use face recognition technology to recognize faces in photos and camera experiences. We may detect and use facial marks to provide face recognition contents and facial manipulation features. Our Services may utilize calculation results of ARKit from Apple in relation to depth of facial mapping information, which may require to use your facial recognition features in order to ensure the face image processing effect and perform feature analysis using the algorithm. The information we collect cannot be used for identifying a specific person, and is used to provide the mentioned features only. When the content recommendation is finished or upon the closing of the application, the facial mapping information is discarded. These information is not shared with any third parties. We will neither use the results for other purposes, nor capture any data in the file nor upload data to the server for recording purposes.
- Device Information
When you use our Services on your mobile device, we collect information about your device including, where applicable, its International Mobile Equipment Identity (“IMEI”), Identifier for Advertising (“IDFA”) and Identifier for Vendor (“IDFV”), Integrated Circuit Card Identifier (“ICCID”), Android ID, Media Access Control (“MAC”) address, model and resolution, which will be used by us to calculate the number of devices that use our products and Services and analyze data on device models and graphics adaptation. Meitu also need unique count analytics information such as Daily Active Users (DAU), Daily Active Devices (DAD), Monthly Active Users (MAU), Monthly Active Devices (MAD) and features such as Retention, Funnels, Crash, and others.
- Installed Applications
- Crash Data
We need data to count the number of users which can help Meitu improve AirBrush, meanwhile, we need the data to bring you better user experience. For the purpose of above, we will collect your universally unique identifier (“UUID”). Firebase will collect your Instance IDs. By collecting such information can the third party provide Meitu with unique product analytics. You may choose not to share this information. To do so, open settings on your AirBrush app, tap Personalization & Data and turn off the switch of Product Analytics. For more information about Firebase, please click https://firebase.google.com/support/privacy/.
- Communication and Feedbacks
We would love to hear from you and talk with you, but before we do, we need to get your approval for use of your name, email address and IP address you may provide as you send the feedback. We need your name, email address to better assess your feedback and identify the problems if you’re reporting one. When you send feedback or report a problem to us via email, we will also automatically collect certain log information stored in AirBrush (“Log Information“). Log Information may include (i) details on when and how often you use the Services, (ii) device statistics, including critical operation paths, errors, crashes, language and time zone. This Log Information is used to assess your feedback and identify the problem if you’re reporting one and is NOT USED to identify our users individually.
We may partner with an ad network third party to display advertising within the AirBrush app. Our third-party partners may provide you advertising based on your personal data such as device identifiers and location information. For the purpose of the above, we or an ad network third party may collect your Advertising ID for advertising and user analytic purposes. If your device does not have Advertising ID, we may use other persistent identifiers. If you wish to opt out of interest-based advertising, you could open settings on your AirBrush app, tap Personalization & Data and turn off the switch of Personalized Ads. Please note you will continue to receive generic ads. Our partner ad networks are Facebook SDK (for more information please click https://developers.facebook.com/docs/ios or https://developers.facebook.com/docs/android), MoPub (for more information please click https://www.mopub.com/legal/privacy/), Google-Mobile-Ads (for more information please click https://policies.google.com/privacy/) and AppMonet (for more information please click https://appmonet.com/privacy-policy/).
- Information Sharing and Disclosure
We make sure the third parties will not share with or disclose to other third parties (other than our service providers) your personal information in whole or in part except for the purposes of: (i) protecting the security of others or their property; (ii) preventing or dealing with Internet fraud; (iii) safeguarding the legitimate rights and interests of Meitu; (iv) taking action in line with our purposes as described in the “The Information We Collect” section, provided that recipient of any such disclosure by us is also bound by this Policy and can provide adequate protection for your information; and/or (v) complying with laws and regulations or requests by government departments or judicial authorities, which are typically designed to uphold Internet security and the rights, property and safety of us, our users and third parties.
- Information Security
We and third parties will take reasonable measures to prevent the loss, improper use of, unauthorized access to or disclosure of information. For example, some of our Services will use encryption techniques (such as SSL) to protect your personal information. However, you understand and accept that (in the Internet industry) even though we and third parties will take all possible security measures, we cannot always guarantee that your information is 100% secure. We and third parties do not accept liability for unintentional disclosure. You understand and accept that the system and communication network used by you to access our Services may fail due to factors beyond our control.
- Information Access and Control
We will take all reasonable and appropriate technical measures to ensure that you can access, update and correct your personal information or other personal information provided to us by you when using our Services. Before you access, update, correct or remove such personal information, we may verify your identity in order to protect the security of your account. You may access to your information by sending your request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Data Retention and Correction, Update and Deletion
Subject to applicable laws and regulations and the fulfillment of our business purpose, the third parties will retain your information (including your personal information) for such period as is required for us to continue to provide you with our Services. If you wish to exercise your rights under CCPA, GDPR or other applicable laws, or wish the third party to correct, update or delete your personal information, you may send an email to email@example.com. (please quote “AirBrush” in your email title.) or send a mail to Unit 8106B, Level 81, International Commerce Centre, 1 Austin Road West, Kowloon, Hong Kong (attention: Legal Department, Meitu). We will process your request within a reasonable period of time after receiving your email or mail, and will make third parties cease collecting, using and disclosing your personal information thereafter, subject to certain exceptions prescribed by law. To protect your privacy, we will take steps to verify your identity before fulfilling your request. Please note that if you withdraw your consent or delete your personal information, your use of some of our Services may be influenced.
- Information about Children
The third parties will not knowingly collect or request personal information from children under 16 (or any other age stipulated by law applicable to your region). If you are under 16, please do not send your personal information to us or third parties, including your name, address, phone number or email address. If you believe we may have any information about children under 16, you may send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org (please quote “AirBrush” in your email title) or send a registered mail to Unit 8106B, Level 81, International Commerce Centre, 1 Austin Road West, Kowloon, Hong Kong (attention: Legal Department, Meitu). If we learn that we have collected personal information from children under 16 (or any other age stipulated by law applicable to your region), we will promptly take steps to delete such information.
- Governing Law
This Policy is established, comes into force, and will be enforced and interpreted under the laws of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China, without regard to its conflict of law provisions. Any disputes arising hereunder will also be resolved in accordance with the Terms of Service. We do not represent or warrant that this Policy complies with the privacy law of any jurisdiction. Therefore, you should not interpret this Policy in accordance with such law.
- Amendments to this Policy
You agree that we may update this Policy according to relevant laws and regulations or based on Meitu’s business decisions, and you agree to be bound by any such revisions hereto. We will post any significant changes to this Policy on AirBrush or notify you by other means accordingly.
- If You Are a Resident of California
The California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”) provides California residents with the right to know what categories of personal information we have collected about them:
Category of Personal Information Collected by us? Identifiers Yes Personal information categories listed in Cal. Civ. Code §1798.80(e) No Characteristics of protected classifications under California or federal law No Commercial information No Biometric information No Internet activity or electronic network activity information Yes Geolocation data Yes Audio, electronic, visual, thermal, olfactory, or similar information Yes Professional or employment-related information No Non-public education information (per the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (20 U.S.C. Section 1232g, 34 C.F.R. Part 99)) No Inferences drawn from other personal information to create a profile Yes
We use this information to provide and improve the Services and for the purposes set forth above. If you are a resident of California, you have the right to: (i) receive a copy of personal information that you have provided to us, or ask us to send that information to another company; and (ii) request erasure of personal information held about you by us, subject to certain exceptions prescribed by law. The California Consumer Privacy Act also provides California residents with the right to opt out of the “sale” of their personal information. Under the CCPA, a “sale” is broadly defined as making available personal information to a third-party for valuable consideration. It does not necessarily mean money was exchanged for the transfer of personal information. For purposes of the CCPA, a “sale” may include using targeted advertising services to deliver targeted advertising on the Services or other sites. Like most mobile applications, we use these services, which enable us to provide the Services and relevant offers to you. As a result, Meitu may “sell” the following categories of personal information: identifiers (e.g., advertising IDs); internet activity; geolocation data; and inferences drawn to create a profile. California residents may opt-out of the “sale” of their personal information by turning off the switch of “Do Not Sell My Personal Information” under the tab of “Personalization & Data”. California residents also have the right not to receive discriminatory treatment by us for the exercise of their rights conferred by the California Consumer Privacy Act. If you are a resident of California, every year we will provide you free of charge with an opportunity to obtain a list of third parties to which we have disclosed or with whom we have shared your personal information for their direct marketing purposes during the previous year. If you are a resident of California and wish to obtain this list, you may send an email with the subject “AirBrush – The right to privacy of a California resident” to email@example.com or send a registered mail to Unit 8106B, Level 81, International Commerce Centre, 1 Austin Road West, Kowloon, Hong Kong (attention: Legal Department, Meitu).
- Additional Information for users in the European Union