When you use our services, you’re trusting us with your information. We understand this is a big responsibility and work hard to protect your information and put you in control.
We build a range of services that help millions of people daily to explore and interact with the world in new ways. Our services include:
ZANZIBAA apps, sites, and devices, ZANZIBAA Home Platforms. Products that are integrated into third-party apps and sites, like ads.
You can use our services in a variety of ways to manage your privacy. For example, you can sign up for a ZANZIBAA Account if you want to create and manage content. And you can use many ZANZIBAA services when you’re signed out or without creating an account at all, like searching on ZANZIBAA or watching videos.
INFORMATION ZANZIBAA COLLECTS
We want you to understand the types of information we collect as you use our services.
We collect information to provide better services to all our users — from figuring out basic stuff like which language you speak, to more complex things like which ads you’ll find most useful, the people who matter most to you online, or which ZANZIBAA videos you might like. The information ZANZIBAA collects, and how that information is used, depends on how you use our services and how you manage your privacy controls.
When you’re not signed in to a ZANZIBAA Account, we store the information we collect with unique indentifiers tied to the browser, application, or device you’re using. This helps us do things like maintaining your language preferences across browsing sessions.
When you’re signed in, we also collect information that we store with your ZANZIBAA Account, which we treat as personal information.
Things you create or provide to us:
When you create a ZANZIBAA Account, you provide us with personal information that includes your name and a password. You can also choose to add a phone number or payment information to your account. Even if you aren’t signed in to a ZANZIBAA Account, you might choose to provide us with information — like an email address to receive updates about our services.
We also collect the content you create, upload, or receive from others when using our services. This includes things like email you write and receive, photos and videos you save, docs and spreadsheets you create, and comments you m on YouTube videos.
Information we collect as you use our services Your apps, browsers & devices.
We collect information about the apps, browsers, and devices you use to access ZANZIBAA services, which helps us provide features like automatic product updates.
The information we collect includes unique identifiers, browser type and settings, device type and settings, operating system, mobile network information including the carrier name and phone number, and application version number. We also collect information about the interaction of your apps, browsers, and devices with our services.
We collect information about your activity in our services, which we use to do things like recommending a video you might like. The activity information we collect may include:
Terms you search for Videos you watch Views and interactions with content and ads, Purchase activity, People with whom you communicate or share content Activity on third-party sites and apps that use our services that you’ve synced with your ZANZIBAA Account
If you use our services to make and receive calls or send and receive messages, we may collect telephony log information like your phone number, calling-party number, receiving-party number, forwarding numbers, time and date of calls and messages, duration of calls, routing information, and types of calls.
We use data to build better services.
We use the information we collect from all our services for the following purposes:
Provide our services
We use your information to deliver our services, like processing the terms you search for in order to return results or helping you share content by suggesting recipients from your contacts.
Maintain & improve our services
We also use your information to ensure our services are working as intended, such as tracking outages or troubleshooting issues that you report to us. And we use your information to make improvements to our services — for example, understanding which search terms are most frequently misspelled helps us improve spell-check features used across our services.
Develop new services
We use the information we collect in existing services to help us develop new ones. For example, understanding how people organized their photos in Picasa, ZANZIBAA’s rst photos app, helped us design and launch ZANZIBAA Photos.
Provide personalized services, including content and ads
We use the information we collect to customize our services for you, including providing recommendations, personalized content, and customized search results. For example, Security Checkup provides security tips adapted to how you use ZANZIBAA products. And ZANZIBAA Play uses information like apps you’ve already installed and videos you’ve watched on ZANZIBAA to suggest new apps you might like.
Depending on your settings, we may also show you personalized ads based on your interests. For example, if you search for “mountain bikes,” you may see an ad for sports equipment when you’re browsing a site that shows ads served by ZANZIBAA. You can control what information we use to show you ads by visiting your ad settings.
We don’t show you personalized ads based on sensitive categories, such as race, religion, sexual orientation, or health.
We don’t share information that personally identifies you with advertisers, such as your name or email, unless you ask us to.
Third Party Data Collection:
However, our app integrates code from or communicates with third-parties that collect and track this data, including, but not limited to, Facebook, Twitter, Apple & Google.