Monday, August 8, 2016

PRIVACY POLICY


This Privacy Policy explains what information Call-Timer collects and how it uses and protects that information. This policy may be changed from time to time by updating this content. You should check this page to ensure that you are happy with the changes.
  1. The Information Collection And Use:


We collect contact information, call log and log .. The informations are used:
To help us implement and improve features offered by the app.
To provide personalised services unique to individual users.


For details see section B Permissions and Use, where permissions and related information use are explained.


Except those information mentioned above in some Call-Timer version we also may mediate Targeting information for  Facebook ads. Those targeting information is collected by Facebook ads service from  facebook app, if the app is installed on the device and the facebook account  is logged on. The targeting information is be used by Facebook for showing relevant ads.


In some old version of the app Targeting information also used for ads service.


  1. Permissions and Use:


Device & app history
  • read sensitive log data
This is legacy permission,  it used to optimize timer. It is depreciated now.
Contacts
  • read your contacts
  • modify your contacts
This is needed when you configure specific contacts.
Location
  • approximate location (network-based)
  • precise location (GPS and network-based)


This is for ads service. In some versions of the app, it is just reserved for future ads service. This may be removed in future.
Phone
  • read phone status and identity
  • reroute outgoing calls
These are used for timer function.
  • directly call phone numbers
This is used for redial function.
  • read call log
  • write call log
Used to correctly define calls direction (incoming call or outgoing call) in complex call state situations. It also used for ads service.
  • directly call any phone numbers
It is for redial function.
Photos/Media/Files
  • modify or delete the contents of your USB storage
  • read the contents of your USB storage
Used for cache images from ads service.
Storage
  • modify or delete the contents of your USB storage
  • read the contents of your USB storage
Used for caching images from ads service.
Wi-Fi connection information
  • view Wi-Fi connections
Used for ads service.
Device ID & call information
  • read phone status and identity
Used to implement timer function.
Other
  • read precise phone states
It reserved for future use. Currently, it is not useable.
  • enable or disable app components
Used to disable/enable (depend on configuration) incoming call  phone state broadcast receiver.
  • control vibration
  • change your audio settings
Used to customize user experience.
  • run at startup
Used to reset timer (daily/weekly/monthly depend on configuration)
  • prevent device from sleeping
To keep call timer on.
  • view network connections
  • draw over other apps
  • full network access
Used for ads service.


  1. Information protection


Except targeting information for facebook, which is protected by Facebook, other information is used locally - not sending over networks. Therefore, the information and privacy of users are protected.


In some version of the app, there may be certain ads service that uses targeting information. The use of those information is explained in the  EULA in the corresponding version of the app.