PRIVACY POLICY

Protecting your Information Matters

LAST UPDATED: 22OCT22

INTRODUCTION:  

 

At VAVID Technologies we understand the care you assign towards usage and sharing of your  information and we appreciate your unwavering trust that we will do so carefully. This notice  describes our privacy policy. 

GEORA, LLC. is a fully owned subsidiary of VAVID Technology. LLC (hereinafter collectively  referred to as “GEORA”, “We”, “Us” or “Our”). This Privacy Policy describes how we collect, use,  and disclose information when you visit or use our website platform (www.georaapp.com) or  mobile application (Apple or Android) hereinafter collectively referred to as GEORA App or any of  the “Service(s)” provided by Us. Any capitalized terms not defined here have meanings set out in  our Terms of Use. 

 

This Privacy Policy explains what information of yours will be collected by us when you access  the Service(s), how the information will be used, and how you can control the collection,  correction and/or deletion of information. We will not knowingly use or share your information  with anyone except as described in this Privacy Policy. The use of information collected through  our Site shall be limited to the purposes under this Privacy Policy and our Terms of Service. 

 

By visiting this Site or providing your personal information to one of our sales representatives or  live chat representatives or signing up or logging in you are accepting and consenting to the  practices described in this policy. Please note that this includes consenting to the processing of  any sensitive personal information you provide, as described below. 

 

Please review this Privacy Policy carefully. By using our Services, you consent to the use and  sharing of your personal information as described in this Privacy Policy. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE  WITH THESE PRACTICES, PLEASE DO NOT USE THE SERVICES, OR OTHERWISE PROVIDE US WITH  YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION. 

WHAT PERSONAL INFORMATION ABOUT CUSTOMERS DOES GEORA COLLECT?  

 

The information we learn from customers can be broadly classified into three categories as  mentioned below, such information helps us personalize and continually improve our services  and hence your experience: 

 

INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE US:  

 

We receive and store any information you enter on our site or give us in any other way. For  example, during sign up you provide us with name, email, address, telephone and your credit  card details. You can choose not to provide certain information, but then you might not be able  to take advantage of all of our services and features. We use the information that you provide  for purposes such as responding to your requests, shipping the beacons to your respective locations, to convey across any promotional offers from us or the third parties we work with and  communicating with you. By providing us with this information, you expressly consent to our use of your Personal Data in  accordance with this Privacy Policy. 

INFORMATION WE COLLECT AUTOMATICALLY:  

 

We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with us. For example,  like many sites, we use "cookies," and we obtain certain types of information when your Web  browser accesses our Site or advertisements served by or on behalf of GEORA on other sites. 

 

We collect navigational information about what Site pages you access or visit, your device’s  Internet Protocol “IP” address, information about your mobile device (such as operating system  of your mobile device or browser type), the URLs of websites that referred you to us, non precise geographic location, technical information about your device, data about the type of  browser and operating system used, which web pages you view, the time and duration or you  visits to our Site, the search queries you may use on the Site, whether you clicked on any  advertisements, whether you have clicked on any links in any e-mails sent from us, or third parties on our behalf and whether you have chosen to opt-out of certain services or information  sharing and other metadata concerning with your usage of our Services. 

 

INFORMATION FROM OTHER SOURCES:  

 

Our Site may include buttons, tools, or information that link to other third-party services (for  example, a Facebook "Comment" button). We may collect information about your use of these  features. In addition, when you see or interact with these buttons, tools, or information, or view  a GEORA web page containing them, some information from your browser may automatically be  sent to the other company. Please read that company’s privacy policy for more information. You  can refer to the list of third parties. 

 

USE OF INFORMATION  

We may use your personal information including but not limited to the following purposes: 

• To administer your use of our Services 

• To better understand your needs and interests 

• To better understand and improvise our products and services 

• To facilitate your use and personalizing your experience on the Site 

• To serve you relevant ads 

• To respond to your inquiries or fulfilling your requests for information about our  Service(s)

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  • To provide you with information about our Services and sending you information and  materials from GEORA including marketing communication 

 

• To help you address problems with the Site, including any technical problems • To Process online job application, you might have applied for 

 

• To detect and prevent identity theft, fraud, and other potentially illegal acts as well as  protecting the integrity of the website 

 

• To respond to subpoenas, court orders, or judicial processes 

 

• To provide information to law enforcement agencies or in connection with an  investigation on matters related to public safety 

 

• To resolve disputes and troubleshoot problems 

 

• To help with any investigations or complaints 

 

• To provide you with relevant information or Service(s) that you request from us or which  we feel may interest you based on previous interactions, where you have consented to  be contacted 

 

SHARING OF INFORMATION  

 

GEORA provides your personal information to third parties who are obligated to use the personal  information that we share with them for the purpose of provision of their services to us in order  to help us run our business. These third parties include but are not limited to business partners,  suppliers, sub-contractors, advertisers & advertising networks, analytics & search engine  providers, payment providers. We may also share with third parties aggregate information or  information that does not personally identify you. Should you require more details on third  parties we work with or have any questions around it, please click here to know more about the  third parties we work with. 

 

For example, we use Stripe to manage our payments, but we reserve the right to change this  service provider at any time for any reason. Although no method of transmission over the  Internet or electronic storage is 100% secure, we follow all PCI-DSS requirements and implement  additional generally accepted industry standards. Your credit card information will also be  subject to our payment processor’s privacy policy in addition to ours. Please read the privacy  policy on the website of any payment processor that you are directed to regarding the use,  storage and protection of your credit card information before submitting any credit card  information. When you make a charge, we shall display a completed charge screen. This is your  electronic receipt. You should print or save this electronic receipt for your records. You  represent and warrant that you have the legal right to use any credit cards, debit cards or other  payment means used to initiate any transaction. 

We may also share your personal information in the following circumstances 

 

• When we are required to provide information in response to a subpoena, court order, or  other applicable law or legal process.

 

• When we have a good faith belief that the disclosure is necessary to prevent or respond  to fraud, defend our apps or websites against attacks, or protect the property and safety  of GEORA our customers and users, or the public. 

 

• If we merge with or are acquired by another company, sell a GEORA website, app, or  business unit, or if all or a substantial portion of our assets are acquired by another  company. In those cases, your information will likely be one of the assets that is  transferred. 

 

There are several places within the Site and our App that allow you to post comments or submit  Service Data for others to see. Any information you choose to provide should reflect how much  you want others to know about you. Please consider carefully what information you disclose in  your profile page. You can review and revise your profile information at any time. To remove  Service Data, you have shared on the Site or our App, you may use the same features (available  on the Site) to do so. 

 

STORAGE AND TRANSFER OF PERSONAL INFORMATION  

 

Your Personal Data and files are stored on GEORA’s servers and the servers of companies we hire  to provide services to us. Your personal information may be transferred across national borders,  and the companies we hire to help us run our business may be located in different countries  around the world. 

 

The information that we collect from you may be transferred to, and stored in, a country outside  the United States. It may also be processed by staff operating outside the U.S. who work for us  or for one of our suppliers. The laws in some countries may not provide as much legal protection  for your information as in the U.S. By submitting your personal information, you agree to this  transfer, storing or processing. We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your  data is treated securely and in accordance with this privacy policy. 

Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure.  Although we will do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the  security of your information transmitted to our site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once  we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to  prevent unauthorized access. 

 

RETAINING YOUR INFORMATION  

 

We retain the data we collect for different periods of time depending on what it is, how we use  it, and how you configure your settings: 

 

• Some data you can delete whenever you like, such as the content you create or upload.  You can also delete activity information saved in your account or choose to have it  deleted automatically after a set period of time.

 

• Other data is deleted or anonymized automatically after a set period of time, such as  advertising data in server logs. 

 

• We keep some data until you delete your Google Account, such as information about  how often you use our services. 

 

• And some data we retain for longer periods of time when necessary for legitimate  business or legal purposes, such as security, fraud and abuse prevention, or financial  record-keeping. 

 

When you delete data, we follow a deletion process to make sure that your data is safely and  completely removed from our servers or retained only in anonymized form. We try to ensure  that our services protect information from accidental or malicious deletion. Because of this,  there may be delays between when you delete something and when copies are deleted from our  active and backup systems. 

 

SECURITY OF YOUR INFORMATION  

 

We understand that the security of your personal information is important. We provide  reasonable administrative, technical, and physical security controls to protect your personal  information. At the same time, it is important for you to protect against unauthorized access to  your password and to your computer. Be sure to sign off when finished using a shared computer.  However, despite our efforts, no security controls are 100% effective and GEORA cannot ensure  or warrant the security of your personal information. 

ADVERTISING AND LINKS TO OTHER SITES  

 

We might display interest-based advertising on both our sites and unaffiliated sites using  information you make available to us when you interact with our site or Service(s). Interest based ads, also sometimes referred to as personalized or targeted ads, are displayed to you  based on information from activities including but not limited to usage of our Service(s) and  visiting sites that contain GEORA content or ads. 

 

Some of the functionality on our Service(s) may be provided by third parties that are not  affiliated with GEORA. These entities may collect or receive certain information about your use  of our Service(s) and your activities over time and across different websites, including through  the use of cookies, web beacons, and similar technologies. This Privacy Policy does not apply to,  and we are not responsible for, third-party cookies, web beacons, or other tracking technologies.  GEORA is not responsible for the privacy practices of these entities. In addition, our Service(s)  may contain links to other websites not operated or controlled by us. Such websites are not  under our control and we are not responsible for their privacy policies or practices. If you  provide any personal information through any such third-party website, we recommend that you  familiarize yourself with the privacy policies and practices of that third party.

 

You may choose to enable or log in to our Service(s) via various online services like Google,  including social networking services like Facebook, LinkedIn etcetera. Our services also may  enable you to access social networking services such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, or Google  (collectively, “Social Network”) directly or indirectly through our Services. 

 

When you link a Social Network account to our App or log into our Service(s) using your Social  Network account, we may collect relevant information necessary to enable our Service(s) to  access that Social Network and your data contained within that Social Network. We may share  your information with the operator of that Social Network to facilitate or enhance delivery of  that Social Network or other Service(s) to you. A Social Network may provide us with access to  certain information that you have provided to them, and we will use, store, and disclose such  information in accordance with this Privacy Policy. Additionally, a Social Network may collect  personal information and information about your use of our Site or Service(s) automatically. The  manner in which a Social Network collects, uses, stores, and discloses your information is  governed by the policies of such third parties and GEORA shall have no liability or responsibility  for the privacy practices or other actions of any Social Network that may be enabled within its  Service(s). 

 

QUESTIONS/CHANGES TO POLICY  

 

GEORA welcomes your comments regarding this Privacy Policy. If you believe that we have not  adhered to this Policy or If you have questions or concerns with respect to our Privacy Policy,  please write to us at contact@georaapp.com