At Beet, we understand our role and our social obligation in protecting all personal information held by us. As such, we have drawn up this personal information protection policy ("Privacy Policy") to explicitly state the intention of all our officers and employees to obey all applicable laws and regulations on personal information usage and disclosure, to implement an appropriate data protection management system, and to maintain and enhance such system in light of the social and technological changes of an ever-evolving society.


Beet provides this Privacy Policy to inform you of our policies and procedures regarding the collection, use and disclosure of personal information we receive from users of the Beet Services. This Privacy Policy may be updated from time to time. We will notify you of any material changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on the Site. You are advised to consult this policy regularly for any changes. Unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy, terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms of Service. As used in this policy, the terms "using" and "processing" information include using cookies on a computer, subjecting the information to statistical or other analysis and using or handling information in any way, including, but not limited to collecting, storing, evaluating, modifying, deleting, using, combining, disclosing and transferring information within our organisation or among our affiliates within India or internationally.


Information Collected by Us


Our primary goals in collecting information are to provide and improve our Services and to enable users to enjoy and easily navigate the Services.

 

Service Preferences: User preferences that you provide us to help us tailor our Services to you.


Device Information: Device identifiers, and connection information such as MAC ID to enable services and to analyse trends, administer our Services, track use around our Services, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use.


Usage Information: Details of your access and use of the Service including, but not limited to, traffic data, broad location data, other communication data, the resources that you access and the areas of the Service that you access.


Customer Support: If you contact us, we may keep a record of that correspondence and other information relevant to client enquiries. This includes any information you provide when you report a problem with the Service or provide any feedback on our Services.


Other information: All voluntary information you provide us if you complete any surveys that we use for research purposes.
The nature of some of our Services requires that you provide information to us to be stored on our Services and Products. Where you are required to sign up we may collect the following information in conjunction with all other collected information:

 

Account Information: Personal information, such as your name, email address and a password to register the account.
 

Content Information: Content including, but not limited to text, information and images you supply when creating or posting information through our Service. However, any images provided or uploaded on our Services must not contain any personal information.
 

Other Personal Information: Demographic information, such as preferences and interests.
 

Right to Videos: Both Beet and You shall have an equal right to Videos and shall use the same for any purpose including showcasing it on various platforms of Beet as it may deem fit.


How we Use the Collected Information


Collecting this data allows us to provide our Service and functions to you, helps us understand your needs and what you expect from us as Beet, enabling us to deliver improved Products and Services. Specifically, we may use data for:


Providing, Developing and Improving our Services

 

  • Delivering the information and support you request, support and administrative messages, alerts, and provide assistance for problems with our Services

  • Providing, maintaining and improving our Services

  • Developing new Products, services and improvements

  • Improving, personalising, and facilitating your use of our Services

  • Providing you with the Products and features you choose to use

  • Processing or recording payment transactions

  • Measuring, tracking, and analysing trends and usage in connection with your use or the performance of our Services


Providing Personalised Account Services

 

  • Where required and provided, to create you a personalised private account to securely store your information and data within. This is an integral part of some of our Services that allows your data to be secured and accessible by only you.

 

Protecting our Services and Maintaining Security

 

  • Investigating, detecting, preventing, or reporting fraud, misrepresentations, security breaches or incidents, other potentially prohibited or illegal activities, or to otherwise help protect your account or information.

  • Protecting the security and integrity of our Services.

  • Enforcing our Terms of Service or other applicable agreements or policies.

  • Complying with any applicable laws or regulations, or in response to lawful requests for information from the government or through legal process

  • Contacting you to provide assistance with our Services

Other uses

  • For any other purpose disclosed to you in conjunction with our Services. 

 

Permissions We Collect and its Use

Get Accounts Permission: Through this permission, we are accessing the email ID, user's display name, user id, user profile photo URL, user login provider. This is used for accessing the accounts saved in the device for registering in Beet. This is used for creating a unique user profile and managing the Videos and activities for an individual user.

Use Camera Permission: Accessed for capturing images for Video Upload feature.

Record Audio: For recording audio while recording the video.

Write External Storage Permission: Used for storing captured images from Video Upload feature to the internal storage before uploading to server.

Read External Storage Permission: Used to access the images or videos from the gallery for uploading Video or image.

 

Access Network State Permission: Accessed for showing the real time state of the network, and for optimizing the home screen if slow connection is detected.

Access Coarse Location and Access Find Location Permission: Accessed for delivering localised feeds.

 

Access WIFI State : For accessing device MAC ID for uniquely identifying devices even without login.

Receive SMS: To receive OTP for login

Read SMS: To read OTP for login

Broadcast SMS: For listening to OTP for login

Information Shared with Others


We do not share your Personal Information we have collected from you, except as described in this Privacy Policy or when you share something through our Service (like when you use the Import button) or you give us your consent to do so (like when we notify you that the information you provide will be shared in a particular manner and you provide us with such information), with your Social Network Sites (if you allow such sharing), or with your friends with whom you want to connect (according to the preferences you have set in your Account).
 

Aggregate Information : We may share aggregated information that does not include Personal Information and we may otherwise disclose Non-Identifying Information, Application Usage Information and Log Data with third parties (including suppliers, advertisers, research companies and other organizations) for industry analysis, demographic profiling and other purposes. Any aggregated information shared in these contexts will not contain your Personal Information.
 

Service Providers : We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Services, to provide the Services on our behalf, to perform Site-related services (e.g., without limitation, maintenance services, database management, web analytics and improvement of the Site\'s features) or to assist us in analyzing how our Site and Services are used. These third parties have access to your Personal Information only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
 

Compliance with Laws and Law Enforcement : Beet cooperates with government and law enforcement officials and private parties to enforce and comply with the law. We will disclose any information about you to government or law enforcement officials or private parties as we, in our sole discretion, believe necessary or appropriate to respond to claims and legal process (including but not limited to subpoenas), to protect the property and rights of Beet or a third party, to protect the safety of the public or any person, or to prevent or stop activity we may consider to be, or to pose a risk of being, any illegal, unethical or legally actionable activity.
 

Business Transfers : Beet may sell, transfer or otherwise share some or all of its assets, including your Personal Information, in connection with a merger, acquisition, reorganization or sale of assets or in the event of bankruptcy.

 

Changing or Deleting Your Information
 

All registered users may review, update, correct or delete their Personal Information by contacting us or by making the appropriate modifications in your user account preferences through the Site and/or Application. If you completely delete all such information, then your account may become deactivated. If you would like us to delete your record in our system, please contact us and we will attempt to accommodate your request, however, we may have to retain a copy of some of your information for record keeping purposes.
 

Security


Beet is very concerned with safeguarding your information. We employ administrative, physical and electronic measures designed to protect your information from unauthorized access, however, despite these efforts, no security measures are perfect or impenetrable and no method of data transmission can be guaranteed against any interception or other type of misuse. We will make any legally required disclosures of any breach of the security, confidentiality, or integrity of your unencrypted electronically stored "personal data" (as defined in applicable state statutes on security breach notification) to you via email or conspicuous posting on this Site in the most expedient time possible and without unreasonable delay, insofar as consistent with (i) the legitimate needs of law enforcement or (ii) any measures necessary to determine the scope of the breach and restore the reasonable integrity of the data system.


International Transfer


Your information may be transferred to and maintained on computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the privacy laws may not be as protective as those in your jurisdiction. If you are located outside India and choose to provide information to us, Beet transfers Personal Information to India and processes it there. Your consent to this Privacy Policy followed by your submission of such information represents your agreement to that transfer.
 

Links to Other Sites


Our Site contains links to other websites. If you choose to visit an advertiser by "clicking on" a banner ad or other type of advertisement, or click on another third party link, you will be directed to that third party's website. The fact that we link to a website or present a banner ad or other type of advertisement is not an endorsement, authorization or representation of our affiliation with that third party, nor is it an endorsement of their privacy or information security policies or practices. We do not exercise control over third party websites. These other websites may place their own cookies or other files on your computer, collect data or solicit personal information from you. Other sites follow different rules regarding the use or disclosure of the personal information you submit to them. We encourage you to read the privacy policies or statements of the other websites you visit.


Our Policy Towards Children


This Site or App is not directed to children and we do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Information from a child under 13, we will take steps to delete such information from our files as soon as possible.


Personally Identifiable Information (PII) Policy


Notwithstanding anything else in this policy, we may work with partners who use mobile SDKs, including the OneSignal Messaging SDK, to passively collect information (collectively, "SDK Information"), which generally helps us deliver personalized notifications. This data may also be used to identify you in a unique manner across other devices for the purposes of customizing ads or content. Depending on the permissions granted to this application, this information may include personally identifiable information (PII) including your e-mail address. This information may also include precise location (i.e. GPS-level data) or WiFi information, apps you have installed and enabled, and your mobile identifier (e.g., Android Advertising ID).

Consumer Control & Opt-Out Options

a. Opting-out of OneSignal Push Notifications

You may in most cases opt out of receiving push notifications by going to your device "Settings" and clicking on "Notifications," and then changing those settings for some or all of the apps on your device. (Different device configurations, or updates to devices, may affect or change how these settings work.)