Privacy Policy

Welcome to ViProjects!  ViProjects (“we”, “us”, or “our”) takes the private nature of the users (“you”, “your”, “User”, or “Member”) personal information seriously.  This policy addressing our privacy practices (the “Privacy Policy”) details how we treat the information collected when you use the ViProjects application and/or ViProjects’s other domains, products, services, and content (collectively with the app, the “Services”).  When you are using the Services, you are consenting to the collection, transfer, manipulation, storage, disclosure and other uses of your information as detailed in this Privacy Policy.

This Privacy Policy does not govern what Users do on their own ViProjects account, and ViProjects is not responsible for the information collected by its individual users or account holders, or their use practices of collected information.

1.    Collection and Use of Information

Personal Information – ViProjects collects Member-submitted information such as name, email address, and phone number to send notifications and authenticate Users. 

Device Token – ViProjects collects Users’ Device Token’s associated with their mobile device(s) in order to enforce the Terms of Use including removal of content that violates the Terms of Use.  ViProjects may also use Device Token information to limit or terminate other behavior which we deem in our sole judgment to be inconsistent with ViProjects’s policies, practices, or mission.

Technical Information – ViProjects logs non-personally-identifiable information including IP address, profile information, aggregate-user data, and browser type from Users and visitors to the application.  This data is used to manage the Services, track usage, and improve ViProjects Services.  This non-personally-identifiable information may be shared with third parties to provide more relevant services including, but not limited to, advertising to Members. User IP addresses may be recorded for security and monitoring purposes.

User Profiles – User Profile information including real name, User chosen name, avatar, biography, and location are displayed to other Members and visitors as part of the interaction features of the ViProjects community.  User profile information may be searched for by other community Members within ViProjects.  ViProjects’s default setting is to make information provided within ViProjects public unless it is deleted.  Users have access to settings to create greater privacy for User’s information and postings.  User’s public information may be broadly and instantly disseminated, be searchable by search engines, and immediately delivered via ViProjects’s APIs to a wide range of users and services.

User Names – ViProjects reserves any and all rights to issue, modify, suspend, or otherwise limit and control the use of usernames; although ViProjects is under no obligation to do so.

Email Addresses – A User’s email address may be used for the purpose of inviting contacts to join ViProjects.  ViProjects reserves the right to use a Member’s email address to send updates, newsletters, or other information regarding the App or ViProjects.

 

2.    Sharing of Information

Sharing Content – The content ViProjects’s Users currently collect and share includes photos, comments, and locations.  ViProjects may, from time to time, expand the types of content that Users can collect and share.  ViProjects’s default is that all User’s content is public; Users may apply provided privacy settings to alter what content and information is public.  Users can choose what content they share in ViProjects.  Content shared in ViProjects will appear to other Users and can be shared outside of ViProjects at the User’s discretion.

Modifying or Removing Content – Users may remove their own Content.  Please note that Content removal or modification may not be immediate as a result of technical limitations, therefore after deleting or modifying your Content there may be some time where it is still visible on ViProjects.

Personal Information – ViProjects may process personal information collected through your use of the of the Services for the following purposes: Providing our products and services to Users, including the display of customized Content and advertising and for new ViProjects services; auditing, research, and analysis in order to maintain, protect, and improve ViProjects Services; Ensuring the technical functioning of ViProjects Services; and Developing new ViProjects services.

Invitations and Other Communications – ViProjects may enable its Members to invite friends to join the service by sending invitation emails or automated text messages.

 

3.    Access to Information

Use of Cookies – ViProjects uses cookies to enable automatic login to the website.

Links – ViProjects content may contain links to other websites not owned by ViProjects.  ViProjects is not responsible for the privacy policies and/or practices on other websites.  When linking to another website, Users are responsible for reading what the privacy policy states on that website.  The ViProjects Privacy Policy only governs information collected on ViProjects Services.

Weblogs (blogs), Text (SMS) Messages, and Email Messages – Whenever you share comments, text messages, and email messages the content of these documents will be visible to those you share it with, possibly including the public. 

Personal Information in Comments or Captions -- The User should be careful about what comments and captions are shared, particularly those that contain personal information about the User or their correspondents.  Personally identifiable information in shared comments and captions may be visible by the public.  The User should be particularly careful about sharing others’ identity or personal information.

Advertising – ViProjects Services may be supported and made available through advertising and promotional support. ViProjects may track certain technical information about Members and Member use of ViProjects.  Various technologies may be used and these technologies may change over time or as new methods and technologies develop.

Member Personal Information and Communications – ViProjects takes precautions to ensure that Member account information is kept private.  ViProjects uses reasonable measures to protect Member information that is stored within ViProjects databases.  Member information access is restricted to those employees who need access to perform their job functions.  ViProjects cannot guarantee the security of Member account information.  Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, or other factors may compromise the security of Member information at any time.  If ViProjects learns of a security systems breach, ViProjects may notify Members so they can take appropriate protective steps.  This notification may be sent via Member provided email or push notification.  Due to the existing and future regulatory environment, ViProjects cannot ensure that all Member personally identifiable information and communications will remain private and will never be disclosed in ways not otherwise described in this Policy.  Therefore, although ViProjects will make every effort to comply with evolving privacy standards, ViProjects will not be able to promise that Member personally identifiable information or private communications will always remain private.

Disclosure of Collected Information – ViProjects will not disclose personally identifiable information to any third party without the Member’s permission unless ViProjects believes that disclosure is necessary: (1) to conform to legal requirements or to respond to a subpoena, search warrant, or other legal process; (2) to enforce the ViProjects Terms of Use or to protect ViProjects rights; or (3) to protect the safety of members of the public and Users of the service.  ViProjects reserves the right to transfer personal information to a successor in interest that acquires the right to that information because of the sale of ViProjects or substantially all of its assets to that successor in interest.

 

4.    Account Settings

Correcting, Updating or Removing Information – ViProjects Members may modify or remove personal information at any time by logging into their account and accessing the “Account Settings” section of the app.  If you would like to completely remove your account, please delete your account.

Passwords – ViProjects Member accounts are secured by Member created passwords or other form of authentication.  ViProjects takes precautions to ensure that Member account information, such as a password, is kept private.  ViProjects uses reasonable measures to protect Member information that is stored within ViProjects databases.

 

5.    Changes to Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy Changes – ViProjects reserves the right to make changes to this Privacy Policy.  Our most current Privacy policy will be available through the website or application.  A User is bound by any minor changes to the Privacy Policy when he or she uses the Services app after those changes have been posted.  If ViProjects is going to allow Users’ personally identifiable information in a manner materially less restrictive from that states at the time of collection, ViProjects will seek to obtain User consent through reasonable means which may include posting a notice on the ViProjects app for 30 days.

 

6.    Governing Law and the Entire Agreement

User agrees that the laws of Hong Kong, People’s Republic of China will govern any dispute between User and ViProjects, and legal action taken will be brought in the courts of Hong Kong.  These terms constitute the entire agreement between User and ViProjects with respect to User’s use of ViProjects.  This agreement supersedes any prior communication or proposal made between User and ViProjects.  If any part of this Privacy Policy is determined to be invalid or unenforceable, the remainder of this Privacy Policy shall remain in effect.

 

7.    ViProjects Contact

If you need to contact ViProjects about this Privacy Policy, please do so at http://support.viprojects.co/ or at support@viprojects.co.