Looksery Privacy Policy

Looksery, Inc. (“Looksery") respects your right to privacy. Your ability to make informed choices about the uses of your information is important to us. This Privacy Policy explains Looksery’s policy regarding the collection, use, disclosure and protection of any information we receive in connection with your use of our website or the Service. If not otherwise defined herein, capitalized terms have the meaning given to them in the Looksery License and Service Agreement, which is available at https://www.looksery.com/terms (the “Agreement").

Information We Collect

Personal Information. In order to use the Service, you will be required to register, create a user account and provide us with certain information that can be directly associated with a specific person or entity such as a name, address, telephone number, or e-mail address (“Personal Information"). Looksery also has access to any Personal Information contained in any Content that you make available through the Application, and Looksery collects Personal Information contained in any message that you may send to Looksery. Looksery may also collect certain information that cannot be used by itself to identify you, such as your interests and organization.

Social Network Information. We may also provide you with the ability to create an account for the Service through your account with certain third-party Social Networks, such as Facebook. If you choose to do so, you may have to provide us with your Social Network user name or user ID so that your identity can be authenticated by the Social Network. By doing so, we’ll be able to link your Service account with your Social Network account and in creating and maintaining your account, we will access certain Personal Information, such as your name and email address, and other Personal Information that your Social Network account privacy settings permit us to access. Please check the Social Network policies and your privacy settings in order to understand what information we receive. We may maintain a copy of your Social Network profile photo so that we may more easily connect you with your Social Network contacts or friends who sign up for our service in the future.

Address Book Information. In order to enable you to invite friends to use the Service, the Service may request access to and/or collect information from your phone’s address book, including the contact information of individuals contained in your address book (“Address Book Information"). We do not collect or use this information unless you authorize it via the Service. We use Address Book Information only for the purpose of enabling you to send invitations, as described herein, to build a list of your friends, and to notify you if one of your friends joins the Service.

Geolocation Information. We receive information about your location from your mobile device (“Geolocation Information"). We use Geolocation Information for routing optimization techniques on our messaging platform in order to provide a high quality user experience.

Device Information. In addition, when you use the Service, we may collect certain other information about your mobile device or operating system. Such information may include, but is not limited to, IP address, MAC address, and operating system type.

Publicly Visible Information. When you make Content available to others through the Service, please remember that in so doing you may make information available to the public. Looksery will not consider such information Personal Information. You should exercise caution when disclosing any information (including Personal Information), as you do not know who will access or use such information and for what purposes. Please pay attention to the settings that allow you to control who may access any Content that you make available through the Service.

Statistical Information. We automatically record and compile anonymous statistical information (“Statistical Information") consisting of all of the information we receive, including all information concerning use of the Service and any material contained in any Content. Statistical Information helps us to understand trends and customers’ needs. Statistical Information is anonymous, and we will not link Statistical Information to any Personal Information. We may share such Statistical Information with our partners, without restriction, on commercial terms that we determine.

Cookies and Other Tracking Mechanisms. A cookie is a small piece of text that a website or online service sends to a visitor’s browser. The browser provides this piece of text to the visitor’s device when this visitor returns. Looksery uses cookies to help personalize your Looksery experience. We may also use cookies to monitor aggregate usage and web traffic routing on our Service and to customize and improve our Service. A “persistent" cookie may be used to help save your settings and customize your experience for multiple visits. Also, when you log in to Looksery, Looksery will use a cookie to recognize you as a valid user so that you will not need to log in each time you use the Application. Most Web browsers are initially configured to accept cookies, but you can change this setting so that your browser either refuses all cookies or informs you when a cookie is being sent. In addition, you are free to delete any existing cookies at any time. Please note that some features of Looksery may not function properly when cookies are disabled or removed. Note that this Privacy Policy covers only our use of cookies and does not include use of cookies by any third party service providers (including third-party advertisers) that we may engage.

Do Not Track

Looksery does not use cookies to collect personal information or track user’s online activities over time and across different web sites, and so does not respond to the Do Not Track setting in your browser. Third party service providers (including advertisers) we have engaged may use cookies to collect your personal information or online activities over time and across different web sites. For more information regarding Do Not Track mechanisms, see https://allaboutdnt.com/.

How We Protect Information

We use reasonable safeguards to protect the Personal Information submitted to us, both during transmission and after we receive it. Please be aware, however, that no method of transmission over the Internet, and no method of electronic storage, is completely secure. Consequently, we cannot guarantee the absolute security of any information.

How We Use And Disclose Information

Except as expressly set forth herein, we will not share your Personal Information with third parties without your explicit permission. We may use Personal Information internally – for example, to help diagnose problems with our servers, to make Looksery more useful, to customize Looksery and personalize its content for you. In addition to the uses we have disclosed above, we will use and disclose your Personal Information in the ways described below.

Communicating with other Users. As part of the Service, users may communicate with one another and when you do this your identity will be available to those other users. In addition, the content of your communications will be visible and available to those other users with whom you communicate.

Communicating with You. We may use your Personal Information (e.g., email address) to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that may be of interest to you. If you do not wish to receive promotional emails, newsletter notifications, or other communications from us, please follow the unsubscribe instructions provided in any of the communications. Please note that you will not be able to opt-out from receiving administrative communications regarding the Service.

Service Providers. We may use certain third party contractors, including those located in countries other than your own, to assist us with the provision of the Service and the operation of our business. We may share your Personal Information, your Social Network information and Address Book Information with these contractors, but only to the extent necessary for the contractors to perform such services for us. Those contractors have no independent right to use any of this information, and will have a contractual obligation to keep this information confidential.

Social Network Log-in. If you use the Service by logging in through a Social Network, we may share the fact that you are a Looksery user with other Looksery users you are connected to through the social network.

Analytics. Looksery uses third party providers ("Analytical Services"), such as Flurry and Google Analytics, to collect and analyze the Statistical Information described above. These Analytics Services use visitor tracking technology, such as a tracking pixel or other mechanism, to collect, use, share and store our end users’ data.

You can find more details about how Flurry collects, uses and stores our end users’ data by reviewing the Flurry privacy policy located at https://www.flurry.com/privacy-policy.html. In addition, Flurry provides you with the ability to opt-out of its tracking services. Details of such opt-out are available at https://www.flurry.com/user-opt-out.html. Opting-out of the Flurry services will only affect the collection and use of your data by Flurry but not by any other party.

You can find more details about how Google Analytics collects, uses and stores our end users’ data by reviewing the Google privacy policy located at https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/. In addition, Google Analytics provides you with the ability to opt-out of its tracking services. Details of such opt-out are available at https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/. Opting-out of the Google Analytics services will only affect the collection and use of your data by Google Analytics but not by any other party.

Disclosures for Legal Purposes. We may disclose your Personal Information if required to do so by law or if we, in good faith, believe that disclosure is necessary to (i) comply with a legal obligation, (ii) protect and defend the rights or property of Looksery, (iii) act in emergency situations to protect the personal safety, rights or property of users of the Services or the public, or (iv) protect against legal liability.

International Transfer. Your Personal Information may be transferred to and stored on computers located outside of your local jurisdiction where the privacy laws may not be as protective as those in your jurisdiction. Your consent to this Privacy Policy followed by your submission of any Personal Information represents your agreement to that transfer. As an example, but not a limitation, if you’re located outside the United States and choose to provide your Personal Information to us, we may transfer your Personal Information to the United States and process it there.

Business Transfers. Looksery may sell, transfer or otherwise share some or all of its assets, including your Personal Information, in connection with a merger, acquisition, reorganization or sale of assets or in the event of bankruptcy.

Public Information. Finally, any information that you may reveal in your user profile, in communication with other users, or may reveal in other online venues is intentionally visible to other persons and is not in any way private. You should think carefully before publicly disclosing any personally identifiable information. Anything you make public may be seen and/or collected by third parties and may be used by others in ways we are unable to control or predict.

Online Links to Other Sites

This Privacy Policy applies only to those websites, services and applications included within or Service and doesn’t apply to any third-party websites, services or applications, even if they are accessible through our Service. Looksery members or users can link to third party websites sites or applications. Any personal information you provide to a third party is provided directly to this third party and is not covered by this Privacy Policy. Except as described above, Looksery is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of any third party to which we link.

Use of Looksery by Children

Looksery does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. If we learn that we have collected personally identifiable information of a child under 13 we will take steps to delete such information from our files as soon as possible.

Modifying Your Information

You can access and modify the Personal Information about you associated with your Service account through the profile settings in the Application. If you want us to delete your Personal Information and your Account, please contact us support@looksery.com with your request. We’ll take steps to delete your information as soon as reasonably practical, but please be aware that some information may remain in archived/backup copies for our records or as otherwise required by law.


Any information that we collect is subject to the Privacy Policy in effect at the time such information is collected. Looksery may update this Privacy Policy from time to time. We encourage you to review it periodically. If we make any material changes to this Privacy Policy, we’ll notify you of such changes by posting them on the Service or by sending you an email or other notification, and we’ll indicate when such changes will become effective.

Comments and Questions

If you have any comments or questions about our privacy policy, please contact us at support@looksery.com.

Last updated: August 20, 2014