Privacy Policy

Kelvin Oil App Privacy Policy

(Updated MARCH 25, 2016)

Kelvin Oil App is a software application owned and developed by Kelvin Inc.  Kelvin Inc. (“Kelvin” or “we”) shares the concerns of users of our applications and websites (“you”) about the protection of your personal information. This is our policy regarding the privacy of information we collect inside our applications and websites. This privacy policy applies to the kelvininc.com website and all of the internet-accessible web properties and applications owned or operated by Kelvin (the “Services”). This policy does not apply to the practices of companies that we do not own or control.

By using our Services you understand and agree that we are providing a website and applications intended for you to create and share operational content (“Content”). This means that other users may search for, see, use, or share any Content submitted by you that you make publicly available through the Services, consistent with the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy and our Terms of Service, which can be found at www.kelvininc.com/termsofservice. By installing, using, or accessing the Services, you agree to this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, do not install, use, or access our applications or websites. We may update this policy from time to time and will post updates to this policy on this web page, including the policy’s effective date.

 

1. INFORMATION COLLECTION AND USE

We collect and use your information as described below to provide the Services and to measure and improve them over time.

INFORMATION THAT YOU PROVIDE TO US DIRECTLY

Basic account information

In order to register for a Kelvin account on our website or in our applications, you are required to provide us with certain pieces of information, such as your email address, phone number, username and password. Your username is listed publicly on our Services, including in search results. We may use your phone number or email address to send you information about our Services, provide customer support or to notify you of additional Kelvin products and services. You may use your account settings to unsubscribe from notifications from Kelvin.

Additional profile information

You may also choose to provide us with additional profile information to make public, such as a picture, your location and an additional information about yourself.

INFORMATION THAT WE GET FROM YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES

Log data and location information

When you use our Services, we automatically collect certain log data, including your IP address, browser type, hardware type, unique device ID, the version of your operating system, your activity within the Services, and your location (based on opt-in location-based services, which rely upon a device’s GPS coordinates). We use this information to administer, troubleshoot and improve our Services, and to help us understand how you and our other users use our Services. We may also collect similar information from emails sent to our users, which helps us track which emails are opened and which links are clicked by recipients.

Cookies and similar technologies

Our websites and applications use cookies, which deposit certain record keeping information on your computer or mobile device, and other similar technologies, to collect usage data, to keep track of your preferences, to deliver Content and advertising specific to your interests and for other similar purposes. These cookies can't read other data from your hard drive or read cookie files created by other sites or applications. Most browsers are set to accept cookies unless you reconfigure your browser to refuse them or to notify you when you will have received one. If you do not accept cookies, you will not be able to use certain features of the Services. 

Third-party platforms and marketplaces

Third-party libraries included in our applications collect device information and user activity within the application. Third-party platforms and marketplaces through which our applications are made available may collect information about you or receive information from us in order to provide or analyze their services. These third-party platforms and marketplaces are neither developed nor administered by us and we are not responsible for the actions of those third-parties. You should carefully review the terms of service and privacy policies of any third-party platforms or marketplaces that you use to access our applications.

Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics’ Demographics and Interest Reporting feature to collect information about use of the Kelvininc.com website. Google Analytics collects information such as how often users visit this site, what pages they visit when they do so, and what other sites they used prior to coming to this site. We will not facilitate the merging of personally identifiable information with non-personally identifiable information collected through Google Analytics unless we have given you notice of that merger. You may opt-out of Google Analytics tracking with the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on.

 

2. INFORMATION SHARING AND DISCLOSURE

We do not sell or disclose your personal information to unaffiliated third parties except under the circumstances described in this privacy policy.

Other users

Any information in your public profile (e.g., your username and any profile image, location or additional information that you provide as part of your public profile, but not your first and last name or email address) will be accessible by other users of the Services. Content that you create through or upload to the Services will by default be public and available to users of the Services. For information about how to change your privacy settings with respect to Content or delete Content from the Services, see the frequently asked questions at www.Kelvininc.com/support. Similarly, if you comment on any Content on the Services, your comments will be public and available to users of the Services.

With your consent

We may disclose your information when we have your express permission.

Service providers

We may disclose your information on a confidential basis to nonaffiliated service providers we engage to perform services for us in connection with our provision of the Services. Information will be shared with such service providers only to the extent reasonably necessary for them to perform such services.

If required by law

We may preserve and disclose your information if we believe in good faith that we are required to do so by law or regulation, including in response to a court order, subpoena or other legal demand or request.

Safety and security

We may preserve and disclose your information if we believe that it is reasonably necessary to protect the safety of any person, to address fraud, security or technical issues, or to protect Kelvin’s rights or property.

Change of control

If Kelvin is acquired by or merged with another company, we will notify you before information about you is transferred and becomes subject to a different privacy policy.

 

3. SECURITY

Our websites have certain security measures in place in effort to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control.

 

4. OTHER WEBSITES AND APPLICATIONS

The Services contain links to third-party websites and applications. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites or applications. You may wish to review the privacy policies of those websites and applications before use.

 

5. CORRECTING AND UPDATING INFORMATION; DELETING YOUR ACCOUNT

We offer the ability to correct or update online the information collected during registration via your account settings on our website or the applicable application or by contacting support via our online support form. You may request deletion of your account by contacting support via our online support form.