Privacy Policy

Last Modified: October 24, 2017

HeyYa! is a social mobile app designed to change the way people meet up, do things together and have fun offline.

HeyYa! allows users to post and share offline events of any kind either publicly or privately and invite others to join, meet and follow people with similar interests, discover cool events around, get together to go out and have fun.

When you use our service, you’ll share some information with us. This Privacy Policy describes how we handle with user data (e.g., information provided by a user, collected about a user, and collected about a user’s use of the app or device).

Information we collect

Information you give us

When you interact with our service, we collect the information that you share with us. For example, when you set up your HeyYa! account, you provide some information about you, such as: a username, a password, a phone number, your photo and your interests.

You’ll also provide us information you send and share through our service, such as your events and chats to your friends.

Information we get when you use HeyYa! app

Usage Information. We collect information about your activity through app. For example, we may collect information about:

Information we collect from third parties

We may collect information that other users provide about you when they use HeyYa! app. For example, if another user allows us to collect information from their device phonebook—and you’re one of that user’s contacts—we may combine the information we collect from that user’s phonebook with other information we have collected about you.

How we use information

All data we collect we use to provide better and safer user experience to you. Here are some of the ways we do that:

We may also store some information locally on your device. For example, we may store information as local cache so that you can open the app and view content faster.

How we share information

We may share information about you in the following ways:

We may also share with third parties—such as advertisers—aggregated, non-personally identifiable, or de-identified information.

Analytics and advertising services

We may let other companies collect information about how you use our service. This information may be used to, among other things, analyze and track data, determine the popularity of certain content, and better understand your online activity.

How long we store your data

We do not store on our servers information about your location, contacts and data from your phone storage.

We store content you post and share until you delete it or it will be expired.

We store your phone number to identify you, also profile information, in-app contacts all the time while you use our service. If you ask to delete your account, you will have up to 30 days to restore your account before we delete your information from our servers. During this period, your account will not be visible to other users.

 

Children

Our service are not intended for—and we don’t direct them to—anyone under 12. And that’s why we do not knowingly collect personal information from anyone under 12.

Revisions to the privacy policy

We may change this Privacy Policy from time to time. But when we do, we’ll let you know one way or another. Sometimes, we’ll let you know by revising the date at the top of the Privacy Policy that’s available on our website and mobile application. Other times, we may provide you with additional notice (such as adding a statement to our websites’ homepages or providing you with an in-app notification).