Play Rhymes Privacy Policy

As Playrhymes.inc team we are complete responsible for your privacy and we have taken all the necessary steps to secure your information and your experience at Playrhymes.com will be private and safe. This is why we have updated our Privacy Policy to reflect our commitment with your privacy as well as with common regulation in this matter, like the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA).Our latest updates to our Privacy Policy below, also include a small summary to the right of the text, so you can easily browse and learn about our commitment to your privacy and security. All the privacy steps taken are mentioned below for quick reference

  • Information collected
  • Authorized third parties
  • Use of information
  • Disclosure of information
  • Children's privacy and COPPA
  • Our commitment to data security
  • Updates to our privacy policy
  • Questions and suggestions
  • Information Collected:

    Similar to other services on the internet or applications, Playrhymes.inc need to collect some information from our users and their usage, to be able to provide you with the high quality experience you expect from us - rest assured, we will make every reasonable effort to insure that our service is secure and private in accordance with our promise of service and our policies. The information we collect (whether through our own means or through third parties, as explained below) can be in the form of:

    • Personal information you submit while creating an account with Playrhymes.inc,
    • Automatically collected information in the application or play cloud,
    • Information from other sources within the application.

    Personal Information:

    We collect personal information when you register through any of our platforms: website, mobile, or tablet applications (IOS or Android). Personal information is any information about you that is personally identifiable, such as your name, address, email address or phone number. In addition, if you send email invitations to friends or family to join your Playrhymes.com network, those email addresses are, in some instances, also collected. In addition, there is other information that is stored in our service when either your spouse or kids use our apps, including but not limited to, including name and address, the Spouse(s),Guardian(s), Kid(s) name(s) or age, as well as the information sent over the service, including messages, announcements, images, events and other.

    Automatically Collected Information:

    When you use any of our services platforms (web, mobile or other, including when you open our email notifications) we or our authorized third party service providers may also collect information relating to your devices, including your device model, operating system, browser type, unique device identifier, IP address, mobile phone number, mobile network carrier, location, and event information (such as application installations). We may also automatically record certain information from your web browser by using different types of technology, including "clear gifs" or "web beacons." This "automatically collected" information may include your IP address or other device address or ID, web browser and/or device type, the web pages or sites that you visit just before or just after the Service, the pages you view on the Service, and the dates and times that you visit, access, or use the Service. This information is gathered for all users.

    Information from Other Sources:

    We may also obtain information, including personally identifiable information, from third parties and sources other than the Service, such as our partners or other service providers, according to their own policies and terms of use. We may also, at your direction, receive information from third party services that provide a mechanism to expose information you have provided to such third parties through the use of an application program interface (API), such as Facebook Connect or the Twitter API. If we combine or associate information from other sources with personally identifiable information that we collect through the Service, we will treat the combined information as personally identifiable information in accordance with this Privacy Policy. We offer a range of features that use technologies like cookies, pixel tags ("pixels"), device or other identifiers and local storage to provide a seamless and safe experience.

    Authorized Third Parties:

    Providing a great experience is our first priority, but sometimes doing it all on our own is really hard, so we work with third party vendors, service providers, and other partners to help us provide the Service by performing tasks on our behalf. We may share or provide information (including personal information) to them to help them perform these business functions, for example sending emails on our behalf, database management services, database hosting, providing customer support software, and security. These service providers do not have the right to use your personal information we share with them beyond what is necessary to assist us. Additionally, these service providers must adhere to confidentiality and security obligations in a way that is consistent with this Privacy Policy.
    We also work with third party service providers to monitor certain pages of our Apps for such purposes as reporting traffic and other kid's analytics. Where authorized by us, these third party providers may use cookies and/or other monitoring technologies to compile anonymous analytics about our subscribers. No personally identifiable information is transferred to these third party service providers. This information is collected directly by the third party, and Play rhymes does not participate in that data transmission. Information collected by third parties in this manner is subject to that third party's own data collection, use, and disclosure policies.

    Use of Information:

    We use your information for the following general purposes: to operate, maintain, and improve our services, to contact you, for internal business purposes, and to customize any advertising andcontent you see in our apps. We use third party information you provide to us solely to provide services you specifically request.

    We will also use all of the information that you provide and that we collect to understand and analyze the usages trends and preferences of our users, to improve our product, and to create new features and functionality. We may use your information to personalize our services, such as remembering your information so that you will not have to re-enter it during your visit or the next time you visit the Apps; monitor and analyze the effectiveness of our services; monitor aggregate site usage metrics such as total number of visitors and pages viewed; and track your entries, submissions and status in many activities.

    We will never use spouse/guardian or kid's personal identifiable information, or collect, use, or share such Information for any purposes beyond the authorized activities or events that are authorized by the parent.

    When you invite recipients to join our service, we may contact them regarding our application, using the appropriate form of communication. If they would prefer not to receive our communications, they may opt-out using the "Unsubscribe" or "STOP" instructions contained in those communications. Rest assured that we will not use the email addresses that you enter through email invitations, or your address books through any of our Apps to send marketing communications to your friends and family, unless they sign up for an account on their own and accept our terms and services.

    When Playhost/Playmate invite others in his play network on Playrhymes via our Playvite feature in our app, the emails entered in the invitation will automatically be opted-in to via email. We do this to provide more feasible to the subscriber.

    Your accounts also contain a feature called PlayDairy where you can store events and other key dates and details about family. You may update or correct your profile information and preferences at any time by accessing your account preferences page through the Service. Please note that while your changes are reflected promptly in active user databases, we may retain all information you submit for a variety of purposes, including backups and archiving, prevention of fraud and abuse, and analytics.

    Disclosure of information:

    We do not sell or disclose your personally identifiable information to nonaffiliated parties except in connection with our services and the operation of our business as explained in this policy and our terms of service. We may disclose your personal information in the following ways:

    Any information that you voluntarily choose to include in a publicly accessible area of the Apps, such as a public profile page, will be available to anyone who has access to that content, including other users.

    We provide personal information to nonaffiliated companies that we engage as contractors or agents to perform services for us, such as administering our websites, systems and software, hosting maintenance, and other such services. These third party service providers may have access to or process your information to the extent it is necessary for them to complete their contractual obligations to us. Generally, these disclosures are made under terms comparable to this policy, and the recipients are limited to using the information the purpose for which it was provided.

    As we deem appropriate to attempt to prevent physical or emotional harm to other persons and/or to their property based on overt or implied threat;

    In connection with an actual or proposed corporate merger, acquisition, asset purchase, or other transaction or proceeding involving all or part of the business or assets to which the information pertains.

    Children's Privacy:

    Our Application was designed to use by whole family, but kids under age of 13 will have access only under parents approval, we have enabled all the security methods as needed, kids can't even jump onto parent's profile without there authorization. In fact, we will provide analytics of the respective kid to the parent for all the activities that kid is participating in our application. As part of that process, parent can control the kid's activities with respect to fact sheet provided in our application. We will assure that any identifiable information of the kid posted in our PlayCloud will be secure and safe. If we learn that personally identifiable information has been collected on the Service from persons under the age of 13 and without verifiable parental consent, then we will take the appropriate steps to delete this information.

    COPPA Compliance:

    The COPPA Rule was put in place to protect kids' personal information on websites and online services - including apps - that are directed to children under 13. The Rule also applies to a general audience site that knows its collecting personal information from kids that age. Since Playrhymes.inc doesn't collect information from children under 13, other than as previously stated, and any information related to kids in Playrhymes is knowingly entered by parents or guardians with permission of the parents, Playrhymes is COPPA compliant.

    If you are a parent or guardian and discover that your Kid has obtained an account on the Service without parental control on it , please alert us immediately at letplay@playrhymes.com.

    Our Commitment to Data Security:

    We use all the managerial and technical safeguards that are designed to improve the integrity and security of your information. However, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to your playmate or store on the Apps and you do so at your own risk. We also cannot guarantee that such information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our physical, technical, or managerial safeguards. If we learn of a security systems breach, then we may attempt to notify you electronically so that you can take appropriate protective steps. We may post a notice through the Apps if a security breach occurs.

    Similarly, although we will allow you to adjust your privacy settings to limit access to your information, please be aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. We cannot control the actions of other users with whom you may choose to share your information. Therefore, we cannot and do not guarantee that information you post on the Apps will not be viewed by unauthorized persons. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Website. You understand and acknowledge that, even after removal, copies of information that you have posted may remain viewable in cached and archived pages or if other users have copied or stored such information.

    Updates to Privacy Policy:

    We may modify this Privacy Policy from time to time by posting updates on this page. Please check back periodically to view any updates. In the event that the modifications materially alter your rights or obligations hereunder, we will make reasonable efforts to notify you of the change via email, if we have one on file, or generate a pop-up or similar notification when you access the Apps for the first time after such material changes are made. Our amended Privacy Policy will automatically take effect 30 days after it is made available through the Apps. If you do not agree with any changes to the Privacy Policy, you may terminate your account and stop using the Apps. Your continued use of the Apps after the revised Privacy Policy has become effective indicates that you have read, understood and agreed to the current version of the Privacy Policy.

    Questions and Suggestions:

    If you have questions about this Privacy Policy, you can contact us at letplay@playrhymes.com. or through the feedback link on our Apps.