We follow strict protocols on how we handle your data. We have designed this page in a way that makes it easier for our young learners to understand their privacy and answer common questions they have when they use our service, in a simplified language.
Since when this has been effective?
On May 25, 2020 - 00:45 - a new clause A1.1 was added, more details were added/removed in Clause 5, 6 with immediate effect.
My child uses your app - what's the safety?
I'm seeing inappropriate ads on the platform!
We've taken strict measures and applied filters to disable such ads. But, as no filter is 100% accurate; you can report the ad directly to our ad serving partners, namely Google Ads, Facebook Ads if you find an advertisement disturbing. Furthermore, you can email us the screenshot to firstname.lastname@example.org so that we can block such advertisers manually.
Will my number be shared with advertisers?
Absolutely, no! Your email, phone number and any other private information is not shared with any other third-party for commercial purposes et al.
Someone is bothering me in the app
On our platform, user interaction is possible in following ways:
I have more questions.
“You”, “Your”, “Yourself” and “User” shall mean and refer to natural and legal individuals who use the Website.
“Website” shall mean and refer to gujjustudent.com, buddhimaan. co-created by Creative/Creativly/Gujju Student
“Personal Information” shall mean and refer to any personally identifiable information that We may collect from You.
“Third Parties” refer to any Website, Website, company or individual apart from the User and the creator of the Website.
The above-mentioned words in inverted-commas are used below in the same case format or in small-case as well, which does refer to the same, as mentioned above.
Gujju Student by Buddhimaan ("us", "we", or "our") operates the https://www.gujjustudent.com website including mobile applications namely Gujju Student, Gujju Nibandh, Pucho by Gujju Student, Gujju Grammar, Gujju Guide (the "Service").
1. Information Collection And Use
We collect several different types of information for various purposes to provide and improve our Service to you.
A. Types of Data Collected
A1. Personal Data
While using our Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you ("Personal Data"). Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to:
First name and last name
Address, State, Province, ZIP/Postal code, City
Cookies and Usage Data
School Details which may include email, phone number
Parent Name and their details
Student Name and their details
Class Details, Syllabus
We may also collect basic details from your connected “Social” accounts in certain cases.
A1.1 Public Information
When you sign up to use our Service, your account profile is not publicly visible. You have full control on whether your profile should remain public or private. When you enter Doubts forum, you will be asked to if you want to make your profile public. Once confirmed by you, your profile, comments and likes will be visible to other students ("members") If you wish to make it private again, you will have to contact our Support team.
A2. Usage Data
We may also collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Service or when you access the Service by or through a mobile device ("Usage Data").
This Usage Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.
When you access the Service by or through a mobile device, this Usage Data may include information such as the type of mobile device you use, your mobile device unique ID, the IP address of your mobile device, your mobile operating system, the type of mobile Internet browser you use, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.
Tracking & Cookies Data
Cookies are files with small amount of data which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device. Tracking technologies also used are beacons, tags, and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyze our Service.
You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.
B. Use of Data
B1. Data Collection Purpose
Buddhimaan Gujarati/Gujju Student uses the collected data for various purposes:
To provide and maintain the Service
To notify you about changes to our Service
To allow you to participate in interactive features of our Service when you choose to do so
To provide customer care and support
To provide analysis or valuable information so that we can improve the Service
To monitor the usage of the Service
To detect, prevent and address technical issues
B2. How Information is Collected
Before or at the time of collecting personal information, we will identify the purposes for which information is being collected.
We will collect and use of personal information solely with the objective of fulfilling those purposes specified by us and for other compatible purposes, unless we obtain the consent of the individual concerned or as required by law.
We will only retain personal information as long as necessary for the fulfilment of those purposes.
We will collect personal information by lawful and fair means and, where appropriate, with the knowledge or consent of the individual concerned.
Personal data should be relevant to the purposes for which it is to be used, and, to the extent necessary for those purposes, should be accurate, complete, and up-to-date.
3. Transfer of Data
Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction.
If you are located outside India and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the data, including Personal Data, to India and process it there and in certain cases, to our Service Providers outside of India.
4. Disclosure of Data
A. Legal Requirements
Buddhimaan Gujarati/Gujju Student may disclose your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:
1. To comply with a legal obligation
2. To protect and defend the rights or property of Buddhimaan Gujarati/Gujju Student
3. To prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the Service
4. To protect the personal safety of users of the Service or the public
5. To protect against legal liability
B. Other Partner Entities
We share much of our data, including personally identifiable information about you, with our parent and/or subsidiaries that are committed to serving your online needs and related services, throughout the world. Such data will be shared for the sole purpose of enhancing your browsing experience and providing our services to you. To the extent that these entities have access to your information, they will treat it at least as protectively as they treat information they obtain from their other members. It is possible that We and/or its subsidiaries, or any combination of such, could merge with or be acquired by another business entity. Should such a combination occur, you should expect that we would share some or all of your information in order to continue to provide the service. You will receive notice of such event (to the extent that it occurs).
C. Security of Data
The security of your data is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. In case of any data leaks, we will inform all the users as soon as we identify the leaks. However, we cannot guarantee complete security of all the user data assets as some static contents like name and profile picture in the chat section are public in the app and can be seen by anyone.
D. Service Providers
We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service ("Service Providers"), to provide the Service on our behalf, to perform Service-related services or to assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.
These third parties have access to your Personal Data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
We may use third-party Service Providers to monitor and analyze the use of our Service.
Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Service. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network. For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en
E. Links To Other Sites
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.
5. Child’s Privacy
We may collect personally identifiable information from a visitor/user under the age of 12 if provided by him/her through any of our site/app mediums. We cannot control who submits information and thus since the application/site is directed towards children, certain steps are taken to ensure security and provide a child-friendly environment. We do not knowingly incline anyone under the age of 12 to provide us with any details or personally identifiable information; however certain cases might differ.
As mentioned in Clause A1.1 in this policy, your details such as name, profile photo, comments/likes will be visible to other students ("members").
If as a parent, shall you wish to remove all the information your child from the application/website, please contact us on email@example.com with the subject "Child's Privacy - Removal of Information" with relevant information and we will take steps to remove that information
from our servers.
We might let you know via email and/or a prominent notice on our Service, prior to the change becoming effective in case of any major changes
7. Contacting us
We request you to use “e-mail” as a medium for contacting us over any privacy-related issues. Any complaints lodged through any other “social media” platform or any “forms” may not be acted upon.
Effective since March 2019.