​​​​​​​​​​​​​ChalkStory

​​​Chalkstory App - The social drawing app for IOS and Android. Draw animation on your photos and create custom filters.

CHALKSTORY LTD.

PRIVACY POLICY


Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy prescribes how CHALKSTORY LTD (“CHALKSTORY”) shall process your data when using the iOS and Android CHALKSTORY Applications (“the App”).

By using the App or any of our services (“the Services”) you are accepting the practices outlined in this Privacy Policy.

 This Privacy Policy is to be read alongside our Terms and Conditions.


Information Used and Collected

Our primary goal in collecting personal information is to provide you with a friendly, customized, and efficient experience. We only collect personal information that is relevant to the purpose of providing the Services or creating an account for you on the App.

CHALKSTORY collect personally identifying information during the registration process, including email address and date of birth. You shall also have the option to supply other personally identifying information such as location, name and gender, which will be stored by CHALKSTORY.

CHALKSTORY may also, on occasion collect user preference information (such as items clicked from emails). We may also store information users knowingly provide such as feedback forms, suggestions, and emails to the CHALKSTORY App. CHALKSTORY may use such information for its internal purposes, including, but not limited to, email and web design optimisations, new features, and editorial and feedback purposes. Information entered may be aggregated across all users in order to determine and target demographics for marketing and advertising purposes.

When you use the Services and submit to the App any posting or data file, this information is stored on our servers so that you may re-access this information.

All user information stored by CHALKSTORY is considered confidential and will not be shared with outside parties except as described herein. CHALKSTORY may share unidentifiable aggregated results of preferences for all users for marketing and advertising purposes, however these shall be anonymous.

If you object to such use for any reason, you can either let us know by sending us feedback at chat@chalkstory.com, or you can unsubscribe from the CHALKSTORY App.


Data Storage

CHALKSTORY’s secure cloud collaboration platform is hosted by Amazon Web Services (“AWS”) in a highly secure, fully redundant data center which has achieved PCI DSS Level 1, ISO 27001 certification and has successfully completed multiple SAS70 Type II audits. CHALKSTORY servers and data are monitored 24x7 for up-time, availability and intrusion detection. CHALKSTORY’s provider stands behind a 99.9% up-time guaranty.

Physical access to our servers is strictly controlled and all precautions are taken including: power redundancy, temperature control and fire detection.

The AWS network provides significant protection against traditional network security issues: packet sniffing by other tenants, Denial of Service (“DDoS”) attacks, Man In the Middle (“MITM”) attacks, etc.

AWS has multiple server “clusters” based across the world. Your data shall either be based in the EU. Because of AWS’s data storage policies, as detailed above, they have been approved for EU Regulation purposes, in that their procedures and practices of data storage complies with EU Regulations. Therefore, when servers are used outside of the EU with AWS for your data storage, this policy is fully compliant with EU regulations.


Sharing

Information about our users and the data you submit to our App is an integral part of our business. We share your personal information only as described below. WE DO NOT SELL YOUR INFORMATION, OR DISCLOSE IT FOR MARKETING PURPOSES.

We may release personal information when we believe in good faith that release is necessary to comply with the law; enforce or apply our Terms and Conditions; or protect the rights, property, or safety of CHALKSTORY, our employees, our users, or others.

We may share your information in connection with a merger between CHALKSTORY and another entity, or in the event of a transfer of all or some of our assets to another company. We shall endeavour, however, to keep personal account information secure and anonymous.


Security

Your CHALKSTORY account information is protected by a password for your privacy and security. You need to work to protect against unauthorised access to your password and to your computer by logging off once you have finished using a shared computer.

Links to Other Apps

CHALKSTORY may use links to guide you toward valuable products, services, support articles and editorial. We are not responsible for any content that appears on these Apps, nor do we endorse them.

 Unsubscribing

CHALKSTORY may send you emails to let you know about our newest and best deals available on the App. If you are unhappy about receiving these, you can unsubscribe to them.

To unsubscribe, click on the unsubscribe link in any CHALKSTORY email. You will be taken to a confirmation page. Click on the confirm link and you will be unsubscribed.

Data Protection

We are totally committed to protecting the privacy of our App visitors and members. We are all customers of other Internet Apps and fully appreciate and respect the importance of privacy on the Internet. We will not disclose information about our customers to third parties.

To allow us to provide the Services we must hold some of your private data and by becoming a member of the App you agree to allow us to hold this data.

We will not sell, or make available, your name, address, e-mail address, credit card information or personal information to any third party (excluding partners from whom you may have linked to our App) without your permission.

Cookies

Cookies are small data files that use alphanumeric identifiers that are transfer to your computer through your web browser to enable systems to recognize your browser and tell us how and when pages in our App and by how many people.

CHALKSTORY makes use of Cookies within the App. The type of cookies used may be:

CHALKSTORY user cookies
Anonymous analytics cookies
Third-party cookies

CHALKSTORY’s cookies do not collect personal information, and we do not combine information collected through cookies with other personal information to tell us who you are or what your screen name or email address is.

Some of our business partners may also use cookies on our App, or example to identify advertising preferences, however, we have no access to or control over these cookies.

Cookies help us to provide you with a good experience when you browse this App and allow you to make full use of the Services and personalised features available on this App.  We do not use cookies to collect or record information such as your name, address or payment details.

We use cookies on this App for the following main purposes:

For technical purposes essential for the operation of this App, such as keeping track of your use sessions;

To distinguish you from other users of this App, so we can personalise your experience of the Services and so we can remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the country you are in) when you return to visit this App;

To collect statistical information about how visitors use this App, so we can improve the way this App works and measure the success of competitions and campaigns; and

To enable us to fulfil our contractual obligations to third parties, for example to pay a partner if you have made a purchase on this App by following a link from their App.

Most web browsers automatically accept cookies.  Unless you have adjusted your browser settings so that it will refuse cookies, cookies will be sent when you access this App. 

By using and browsing this App, you consent to cookies being used in accordance with this policy on cookies.  If you do not consent, you must either disable in your browser or not use the App. 


Modifications to Privacy Policy

CHALKSTORY reserves the right to change this policy from time to time, however, all changes will be posted to this Privacy Policy at the time such changes are made. The date of the most recent revisions will appear on this page so please check back. Please note that continued access of CHALKSTORY will constitute your acceptance of any changes or revisions to the Privacy Policy.

If you have concerns or questions about any aspect of the CHALKSTORY Privacy Policy, please e-mail us. We welcome your questions and feedback. Please send all emails to: chat@chalkstory.com.

App Description

ChalkStory - Create fun animated messages which you can share with friends, using a mixture of live drawing and flipbook style animation. The app is free to download, contains no adds and allows to restrict you messages from being forwarded/saved.