disclosure of Your information when You use the Service and tells You about Your
privacy rights and how the law protects You.
We use Your Personal data to provide and improve the Service. By using the
Service, You agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this
Interpretation and Definitions
The words of which the initial letter is capitalized have meanings defined under the following conditions. The following definitions shall have the same meaning
regardless of whether they appear in singular or in plural.
● Account means a unique account created for You to access our Service or
parts of our Service.
● Affiliate means an entity that controls, is controlled by or is under common
control with a party, where "control" means ownership of 50% or more of the
shares, equity interest or other securities entitled to vote for election of
directors or other managing authority.
● Application means the software program provided by the Company
downloaded by You on any electronic device, named Howzu
● Company (referred to as either "the Company", "We", "Us" or "Our" in this
Agreement) refers to Howzu, 64-66 Rue des Archives, 75003 Paris.
● Country refers to: France
● Device means any device that can access the Service such as a computer, a
cellphone or a digital tablet.
● Personal Data is any information that relates to an identified or identifiable
● Service refers to the Application.
● Service Provider means any natural or legal person who processes the data
on behalf of the Company. It refers to third-party companies or individuals
employed by the Company to facilitate the Service, to provide the Service on
behalf of the Company, to perform services related to the Service or to assist
the Company in analyzing how the Service is used.
● Usage Data refers to data collected automatically, either generated by the
use of the Service or from the Service infrastructure itself (for example, the
duration of a page visit).
● You means the individual accessing or using the Service, or the company, or
other legal entity on behalf of which such individual is accessing or using the
Service, as applicable.
Collecting and Using Your Personal Data
Types of Data Collected
While using Our Service, We may ask You to provide Us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify You. Personally
identifiable information may include, but is not limited to:
● Email address
● First name and last name
● Phone number
● Address, State, Province, ZIP/Postal code, City
● Usage Data
Usage Data is collected automatically when using the Service.
Usage Data may include information such as Your Device's Internet Protocol
address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service
that You visit, the time and date of Your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique
device identifiers and other diagnostic data.
When You access the Service by or through a mobile device, We may collect certain
information automatically, including, but not limited to, the type of mobile device You
use, Your mobile device unique ID, the IP address of Your mobile device, Your
mobile operating system, the type of mobile Internet browser You use, unique device
identifiers and other diagnostic data.
We may also collect information that Your browser sends whenever You visit our
Service or when You access the Service by or through a mobile device.
Information Collected while Using the Application
While using Our Application, in order to provide features of Our Application, We may
collect, with Your prior permission:
● Information regarding your location
● Information from your Device's phone book (contacts list)
● Pictures and other information from your Device's camera and photo library
We use this information to provide features of Our Service, to improve and
customize Our Service. The information may be uploaded to the Company's servers
and/or a Service Provider's server or it may be simply stored on Your device.
You can enable or disable access to this information at any time, through Your
Use of Your Personal Data The Company may use Personal Data for the following purposes:
● To provide and maintain our Service, including to monitor the usage of our
● To manage Your Account: to manage Your registration as a user of the
Service. The Personal Data You provide can give You access to different
functionalities of the Service that are available to You as a registered user.
● For the performance of a contract: the development, compliance and
undertaking of the purchase contract for the products, items or services You
have purchased or of any other contract with Us through the Service.
● To contact You: To contact You by email, telephone calls, SMS, or other
equivalent forms of electronic communication, such as a mobile application's
push notifications regarding updates or informative communications related to
the functionalities, products or contracted services, including the security
updates, when necessary or reasonable for their implementation.
● To provide You with news, special offers and general information about other
goods, services and events which we offer that are similar to those that you
have already purchased or inquired about unless You have opted not to
receive such information.
● To manage Your requests: To attend and manage Your requests to Us.
● For business transfers: We may use Your information to evaluate or conduct
a merger, divestiture, restructuring, reorganization, dissolution, or other sale
or transfer of some or all of Our assets, whether as a going concern or as part
of bankruptcy, liquidation, or similar proceeding, in which Personal Data held
by Us about our Service users is among the assets transferred.
● For other purposes: We may use Your information for other purposes, such
as data analysis, identifying usage trends, determining the effectiveness of
our promotional campaigns and to evaluate and improve our Service,
products, services, marketing and your experience.
We may share Your personal information in the following situations:
● With Service Providers: We may share Your personal information with
Service Providers to monitor and analyze the use of our Service, to contact
● For business transfers: We may share or transfer Your personal information
in connection with, or during negotiations of, any merger, sale of Company
assets, financing, or acquisition of all or a portion of Our business to another
● With Affiliates: We may share Your information with Our affiliates, in which
include Our parent company and any other subsidiaries, joint venture partners
or other companies that We control or that are under common control with Us.● With business partners: We may share Your information with Our business
partners to offer You certain products, services or promotions.
● With other users: when You share personal information or otherwise interact
in the public areas with other users, such information may be viewed by all
users and may be publicly distributed outside.
● With Your consent: We may disclose Your personal information for any other purpose with Your consent.
Retention of Your Personal Data
The Company will retain Your Personal Data only for as long as is necessary for the
the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations (for example, if we are
required to retain your data to comply with applicable laws), resolve disputes, and
enforce our legal agreements and policies.
The Company will also retain Usage Data for internal analysis purposes. Usage Data
is generally retained for a shorter period of time, except when this data is used to
strengthen the security or to improve the functionality of Our Service, or We are
legally obligated to retain this data for longer time periods.
Transfer of Your Personal Data
Your information, including Personal Data, is processed at the Company's operating
offices and in any other places where the parties involved in the processing are
located. It means that this information may be transferred to — and maintained on —
computers located outside of Your state, province, country or other governmental
jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from Your
represents Your agreement to that transfer.
The Company will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that Your data is
Personal Data will take place to an organization or a country unless there are
adequate controls in place including the security of Your data and other personal
Delete Your Personal Data You have the right to delete or request that We assist in deleting the Personal Data that We have collected about You.
Our Service may give You the ability to delete certain information about You from within the Service.
You may update, amend, or delete Your information at any time by signing in to Your
Account, if you have one, and visiting the account settings section that allows you to
manage Your personal information. You may also contact Us to request access to,
correct, or delete any personal information that You have provided to Us.
Please note, however, that We may need to retain certain information when we have
a legal obligation or lawful basis to do so.
Disclosure of Your Personal Data
If the Company is involved in a merger, acquisition or asset sale, Your Personal Data
may be transferred. We will provide notice before Your Personal Data is transferred
Under certain circumstances, the Company may be required to disclose Your
Personal Data if required to do so by law or in response to valid requests by public
authorities (e.g. a court or a government agency).
Other legal requirements
The Company may disclose Your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such
action is necessary to:
● Comply with a legal obligation
● Protect and defend the rights or property of the Company
● Prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the Service
● Protect the personal safety of Users of the Service or the public
● Protect against legal liability
Security of Your Personal Data The security of Your Personal Data is important to Us, but remember that no method
of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure.
While We strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect Your Personal
Data, We cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Detailed Information on the Processing of Your Personal Data
The Service Providers We use may have access to Your Personal Data. These
third-party vendors collect, store, use, process and transfer information about Your
activity on Our Service in accordance with their Privacy Policies.
Usage, Performance and Miscellaneous
We may use third-party Service Providers to provide better improvement of our
● Google Places
Google Places is a service that returns information about places using HTTP
requests. It is operated by Google
Google Places service may collect information from You and from Your Device
for security purposes.
The information gathered by Google Places is held in accordance with the
Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 13. We do not knowingly
collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13. If You area parent or guardian and You are aware that Your child has provided Us with
Personal Data, please contact Us. If We become aware that We have collected
Personal Data from anyone under the age of 13 without verification of parental
consent, We take steps to remove that information from Our servers.
If We need to rely on consent as a legal basis for processing Your information and
Your country requires consent from a parent, We may require Your parent's consent
before We collect and use that information.
Links to Other Websites
Our Service may contain links to other websites that are not operated by Us. If You
click on a third party link, You will be directed to that third party's site. We strongly
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy
policies or practices of any third party sites or services.
We will let You know via email and/or a prominent notice on Our Service, prior to the
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