We strive to only collect data that enables us to provide you with the best Services. This includes, for example, minor things like allowing others to see your name, along with your profile picture in team chats, if you have one.
It also helps us provide maximum protection for your Teamy account from fraud and spam.
In addition, we also safeguard your communications via Teamy, like team chats, private one-on-one messages, shared media and other files, with end-to-end encryption.
That is, your unique encryption key is being stored solely on your device, hence no one else has access to it.
1.1. Account registration
We collect elements of your Personal Data during your Teamy account registration, such as your name and email address.
If you sign up to Teamy using your email address, we will use it to verify your account and further provide you with to our Services, handle your account support, and respond to your inquiries, if any.
We may also use your email address to share our latest news and product updates with you.
You may opt out of receiving newsletters and promotional emails from us anytime. Please refer to Chapter 4. Your Choice & Control for more information, regarding your opt-out options in Teamy.
We may also ask you to provide your phone number during registration, when you choose to.
However, in case you choose not to provide it to us, your access & use of certain Teamy features and services, may be restricted.
You may also choose to provide us with other information that includes elements of your Personal Data, as part of the registration process.
By voluntarily providing such Personal Data to us by choice, you confirm your consent to our collection, processing and use of this data.
1.2. Use of Our Services
Access to your Teamy account and further use of our Services via Teamy Applications, may require granting the following permissions to our App:
|Permission||Purpose of Access/Collection|
|Contacts||Our App requires access to Contacts (names & phone numbers) on your device to enable you to connect with people from your contact list via Teamy.|
|Device info||Our App requires access to your device OS and ID to verify the device and add it to the list of your devices in Teamy (as a primary or secondary device), alert you of unusual or suspicious sign-in attempts for extra verification|
|Storage||We may require access to Storage to enable you to upload media and other files from your device for sharing via Teamy, as well as download files sent to you, on device.|
|Camera||This permission is required to enable you to capture photos or videos directly in the App and instantly share them via Teamy - either in a private message, or a team chat.|
|Notifications||This permission is required to enable Teamy to instantly notify and remind you of new messages and other conversation updates, alert you of suspicious account activity and update you on the latest or upcoming app updates.|
Web: Required to determine and assign language to your Teamy account.
Required if/when you choose to share your current location with a particular person or team chat in Teamy.
1.3. Personal Data Obtained from Other Sources
For more information, please refer to policies.google.com/privacy.
a. Service Provision Cookies
While you are visiting the Website, our web servers for the operation of the Service temporarily collect general technical information, in particular about the software and hardware you use, the IP address of the requesting computer, which websites you have visited and when, and the Duration of your visit.
We use such service provision cookie technology to help you navigate our Website and enhance your experience with our Services and features.
Such cookie technology is non-privacy intrusive, as the collected data has no personal reference to you.
In case of a user login, however, we set a cookie, which then remains stored to enable automatic login (permanent cookie).
b. Service Performance Cookies
We may use third-party analytics and research services, such as Google Analytics to better understand how visitors interact with our Applications, e.g. collect data such as where visitors came from, what actions they took, and where visitors went when they left our Applications.
This data is collected and stored in the pseudonymized manner and can not be attributed separately to reveal a natural person's individual identity.
For more information on data collection via Google Analytics cookie technology, please refer to support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245.
Teamy may share your Personal Data with third-party service providers who may assist us in responding to your inquiries or requests, and/or otherwise perform some operational functions for us.
Any use of your Personal Data by such Service Providers for purposes other than performing operational functions for Teamy is strictly prohibited.
Teamy may also disclose your Personal Data, if it is required by law, including without limitation, by search warrant, subpoena or court order; to protect our and third-party rights; and for purposes disclosed at the time of collection.
We do our best to provide you choice and control, with regard to Personal Data and other information you provide to us.
4.1. Right to Withdraw Consent
You may withdraw your consent to the collection and use of Personal Data by Teamy - generally or with regard to the additionally voluntarily communicated data in accordance with effect for the future.
However, in the event of your cancellation, certain features that require registration may no longer be provided.
This does not apply to the revocation to collect further voluntary data, provided to us.
To withdraw your consent to the collection and use of your Personal Data by Teamy, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
4.2. Opting Out of Newsletters and Marketing Emails
To unsubscribe from our newsletters and marketing emails, use the “Unsubscribe” link, provided in such emails.
4.3. Opting Out of Data Collection via Cookie Technology
To opt out of data collection via Google Analytics cookie technology, please visit tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
If you wish to block, erase, or be warned of cookies, please contact your browser manufacturer to learn more about this.
For more information about cookies, please visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
To opt out of data collection via mobile applications, please visit the DAA AppChoices page youradchoices.com/appchoices.
Learn how to opt out of personalized ads and reset your Android Advertising ID at https://support.google.com/ads/answer/2662922?hl=en.
Learn how to opt out of interest-based advertising and reset your Apple Advertising ID at https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT205223.
4.4. Sharing Personal Data with Other Users
Teamy enables you to share media, documents and/or other types of content with other users via team chats and private messages. Teamy doesn't claim ownership of Your Content.
When you share content with others, you acknowledge that they may be able to save, record, reproduce, share, transmit, broadcast, display or otherwise use such content without providing any compensation to you.
Teamy doesn't use what you say in emails, messages, media and other files to target advertising to you.
We take reasonable measures to help maintain data we collect through our Applications in a secure manner.
Teamy shall not retain, use or process shared Personal Data, such as your email address or phone number, for longer than necessary to fulfill our business purpose.
We store non-personally intrusive data and the Personal Data obtained from the Use of our Applications, in a pseudonymized manner, up to one year in order to ensure that our Services function properly.
We process information in a way that is compatible with and relevant to the purpose for which it was collected as described above. To the extent necessary for those purposes, we take reasonable steps to ensure that any information in our care is accurate, complete, current and reliable for its intended use.
Teamy takes reasonable steps to ensure that information is accurate, complete, current, and reliable for its intended use.
For the Data you choose you provide us with, you may review, correct and/or update your Personal Data by sending us an email at email@example.com.
Teamy Applications are designed for people 18 years of age and older.
Teamy does not knowingly collect Personal Data from anyone under the age of 18. In case Teamy is made aware that it has received Personal Data from someone under 18, we will take reasonable efforts to remove that information from our records.
Teamy is committed to compliance and adherence to Personal Data privacy and protection rules, laws and regulations, including:
10.1. Personal Data Retention
Retention of Personal Data of EEA and Swiss individuals will be handled in accordance with Teamy Data Retention policy (as described above).
10.2. Right to Access & Erase Personal Data
EEA and Swiss individuals have the right to access their Personal Data that Teamy maintains about you, as that term is defined in EU data protection and privacy regulations, including GDPR principles.
You may be able to correct or amend that information, in case it is inaccurate or has been processed by Teamy in violation of the GDPR principles, to the extent allowed by applicable law.
EEA and Swiss individuals have the right to:
To exercise these rights, please email with us a corresponding inquiry at firstname.lastname@example.org.
10.3. Disclosure of Personal Data to Third Parties, Onward Transfer
You may request notification of the intended purpose, disclosure, addition, correction, erasure and/or cessation of disclosure of your Data to third parties via email email@example.com.
10.4. Notifying Third Parties about Personal Data Rectification, Restriction & Erasure
Where Teamy has disclosed Personal Data of its User to any third parties, and the User has subsequently exercised any of the rights of rectification, blocking or erasure, Teamy will promptly notify those third parties of the exercising of such rights by the User.
In no case Teamy shall be liable for the failure of any third party to comply with such User's request. Teamy is exempt from this obligation if it is impossible or would require disproportionate effort.
Where Teamy has made its User’s Personal Data public, and the User exercises any of the rights as described above, Teamy shall take reasonable steps to inform third parties that the User has exercised such rights.
10.5. Collection and Use of Sensitive or Special Categories of Personal Data
We do not knowingly collect or process in any other way Sensitive and/or Special Categories of Personal Data, such as user data revealing ethnic or racial origin, philosophical and/or religious beliefs, trade-union membership, political opinions; Data regarding health and/or sex life and sexual orientation; genetic and/or biometric data; Personal Data of Children below the age of 18.
In case Teamy is made aware that it has received (a combination of) such Personal Data elements, we will use reasonable efforts to erase such Data from our records.
Our Applications may contain links to third-party websites. We do not own or control these websites, and their data practices are regulated by the Privacy Policies of such websites.
If you have any questions about this Policy, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.