This policy describes the information we process to support Lafia.io.
We believe you should always know what data we collect from you, how we use it and that you should have meaningful control over it. We want to empower you to make the best decisions about your information that you share with us.
We require certain information to provide our services to you. For instance, you must have an account in order to upload or share content on Lafia.io. When you choose to share the information below with us, we collect and use it to operate our services.
If you do choose to create an account, you must provide us with some personal data so that we can provide our services to you. On Lafia.io this includes your first name, a password, and an email address, facebook account or twitter account. Bear in mind that your first name is always public.
Most activity on Lafia.io is public, including your profile information, your time zone and language, when you created your account, your posts and certain information about your posts like the date and time. Information posted about you by other people who use our services may also be public.
You are responsible for your posts and other information you provide through our services, and it is important to think carefully about what you make public especially if it is sensitive information. If you update your public information on Lafia.io, such as by deleting a post or deactivating your account, we will reflect your updated content on Lafia.io, Lafia.io for iOS, and Lafia.io for Android. By publicly posting content when you post, you are directing us to disclose that information as broadly as possible.
We use your contact information, such as your email address or facebook or twitter account or phone number, to authenticate your account and keep it – and our services – secure, and to help prevent spam, fraud, and abuse and to send you information about our services, and to personalize our services.
If you email us, we will keep the content of your message, your email address, and your contact information to respond to your request.
We receive certain information when you use our services via our website or mobile applications, we use the data below to operate our services.
We utilize information about your signup and current location, which we get from signals such as your IP address or device settings, to securely and reliably set up and maintain your account and to provide our services to you.
Subject to your settings, we may collect, use, and store additional information about your location – such as your current precise position or places where you’ve previously used Lafia.io.
In order to operate our services, we keep track of how you interact with links across our services. This includes links in emails we send you and links in posts that appear on our websites or mobile applications.
We receive information when you view content on or otherwise interact with our services, which we refer to as “Log Data,” even if you have not created an account. For example, when you visit our websites, sign into our services and interact with our email notifications. This Log Data includes information such as your IP address, browser type, operating system, the referring web page, pages visited, location, your mobile carrier, device information (including device and application IDs), search terms (including those not submitted as queries), and cookie information. We also receive Log Data when you click on, view, or interact with links on our services. We use Log Data to operate our services and ensure their secure, reliable, and robust performance. For example, we use Log Data to protect the security of accounts and to determine what content is popular on our services.
We share or disclose non-personal data, such as aggregated information like the total number of times people engaged with a post, demographics, the number of people who clicked on a particular link.
You control the personal data you share with us. You can access or rectify this data at any time. You can also deactivate your account. Please note, to help protect your privacy and maintain security, we take steps to verify your identity before granting you access to your personal information or complying with deletion, portability, or other related requests.
When you are logged into your Lafia.io account, you can manage your privacy settings and other account features at any time. It may however take some amount of time for privacy settings to be fully reflected throughout our systems.
Our services are not directed to children, and you may not use our services if you are under the age of 13. You must also be old enough to consent to the processing of your personal data in your country (in some countries we may allow your parent or guardian to do so on your behalf).