We may collect and store the following information:
Account Information. If you sign in to Literary Map, you must provide us your email address. If you connect to the Services using credentials from a Third Party Application (e.g., Google Sign In and as defined in the Terms of Service) you authorize us to collect your authentication information, such as your email address, encrypted access credentials and profile information. To make it easier for others to find you, we may also ask you to provide us voluntarily with some additional information in your profile that will be publicly visible on our Services, such as username, profile pictures, short biography, a name or other useful identifying information.
Payment Information. We use Stripe to process payments for any purchase or subscription of our products and/or services. If you purchase or subscribe to any of our products and/or services, you will be required to provide any information Stripe requires to process the payment, such as personal information related to payments and billing (for example name, surname, zip code, telephone number, e-mail address or billing address), as well as card or bank details . We do not store personal information related to payments and billing, card details or bank details. We collect transaction details from the payment gateway provider only.
Usage Information. We collect information about your activity through our Services. For example, we may collect information about how you interact with the Services, other users and Third Party Applications; click on links, search queries you submit, people you follow, content you comment, like or share.
We collect your User Content (as defined in the Terms of
Service) that you post,
upload and/or contribute to the Services, and information about your User Content, such as if the recipient has
viewed the content and the
metadata that is provided with the content.
Device Information. We may collect device-specific information, such as the hardware model, operating system version, unique application identifiers, unique device identifiers, browser type, language, wireless network, and mobile network information.
Many of our services require us to collect images and other information from your device's camera and photos. We will not access your photos or camera without first getting your explicit permission and we will never scan or import your photo library or camera roll. If you give us permission to access photos or your camera, we will only use images that you specifically choose to share with us.
Location Information. When you use our services we may collect general information about your location. With your consent, we may also collect information about your precise location using methods that include GPS, wireless networks, cell towers, Wi-Fi access points, and other sensors, such as gyroscopes, accelerometers, and compasses.
Most web browsers are set to accept cookies by default. If you prefer, you can usually remove or reject browser cookies through the settings on your browser or device. Keep in mind, though, that removing or rejecting cookies could affect the availability and functionality of our services. Literary Map may use both persistent and session cookies; persistent cookies remain on your computer after you close your session and until you delete them, while session cookies expire when you close your browser.
Log Information. We also collect log information when you use our Services. That information includes, among other things:
Additional Information. If you email us or communicate with us in any other way, we'll collect whatever information you volunteer (your message, email address or contact information).
We may use the information we collect, including your personal information to:
We may also store some information locally on your device. For example, we may store information so that you can open the app and view content faster.
With specific audiences within Literary Map:
With all public, inside or outside Literary Map:
With Third Parties:
Your account is protected by your account password, email access link or associate account and we urge you to take steps to keep your personal information safe by not disclosing any password and by logging out of your account after each use. We further protect your information from potential security breaches by implementing certain technological security measures with our service providers. However, this measure do not guarantee that your information will not be accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed by breach of such technology. By using our Services, you acknowledge that you understand and agree to assume these risks.
Finally you should understand that users who see the content you provide can always save it using any number of techniques: screenshots, in-app functionality, or any other image-capture technology. It's also possible, as with any digital information, that someone might be able to access messages forensically or find them in a device's temporary storage. Keep in mind that we can not promise that deletion of your information will occur within a specific timeframe. And we may need to suspend those deletion practices if we receive valid legal process asking us to preserve content or if we receive reports of abuse or other Terms of Service violations. We may also retain certain information in backup for a limited period of time or as required by law.
Effective as of May 10, 2021