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Privacy Policy

Simple Scanner Privacy Policy

This privacy policy of the mobile application Simple Scanner for Android or IOS devices that was created by TongSoft Information Co., Ltd. Hereinafter referred to as (TongSoft)

Your scanned documents

Your scanned documents are saved locally on your devices. Users are able to set up auto upload to cloud storage (Google Drive, Box, Dropbox or OneDrive) so that their data won't lost and they can access them anywhere. The upload process will run automatically when Simple Scanner app is in background. Simple Scanner requires App Folder permission only for cloud storage services. It means Simple Scanner only accesses (read, write and delete) files created by Simple Scanner app, our app can't access other user's data on their cloud service.

Login to Simple Scanner using Google account

Simple Scanner suggests users login to our system using Google account. User can use that account for all devices

The validation Google account process will be done by Google server, Simple Scanner will receive the result from Google server. On our server, each user has a record contains the basic information: email id (example: simple.scanner@tongsoftinfo.com), account type (free or Premium).

Protecting YOUR Privacy

It is TongSoft principle to respect the privacy of the personal information of our users. TongSoft will take reasonable measures to protect user’s personal information, without disclosing such information to any third party other than its Partners (without the consent of the user), unless such disclosure is (i) required by law, court order or competent government departments or (ii) agreed to by the user. Exceptions will be applied if the user selects to accept such disclosures during the registration process (where applicable), or is otherwise stipulated on the disclosure or use of a user’s personal information between the user and TongSoft and its Partners. The user shall bear any risks that may arise from any authorized disclosure of a user’s personal information. For the operation and improvement of TongSoft ’s technologies and services, TongSoft may collect and use the non-personal information of its users, or provide such information to third parties, in order to provide better user experience and improve the quality of our services.

This Application requests certain permissions from Users that allow it to access the User's device Data as described below.

Device permissions for Personal Data access (this Application)

This Application requests certain permissions from Users that allow it to access the User's device Data as summarized here and described within this document.

Personal Data processed: Camera permission; Storage permission.

Permissions Used in Simple Scanner

1. Storage: Simple Scanner needs this permission to store docs in your phone.

2. Camera: Simple Scanner needs this permission to use camera to scan docs.

Collection of Information

TongSoft may collect your personal information when you voluntarily opt to use our services, apps or provide us with your personal information. We may use your personal information to communicate with you, and may send certain mandatory service communications to you, such as notification, information on technical service issues, and security announcements. We may also occasionally send you product surveys or promotional mailings to inform you of other products or services available from TongSoft and its affiliates. Your download, installation and use of the software shall be deemed to constitute consent to our use of your personal information.

The application also includes a fax function, using the Google firebase SDK, Google admob advertising SDK , Flurry Analytics, Google Analytics for Firebase Google Analytics for Firebase or Firebase Analytics is an analytics service provided by Google LLC or by Google Ireland Limited, depending on the location this Application is accessed from. In order to understand Google's use of Data, consult Google's partner policy.

Additional information about Data collection and processing
Legal action
The User's Personal Data may be used for legal purposes by the Owner in Court or in the stages leading to possible legal action arising from improper use of this Application or the related Services.
The User declares to be aware that the Owner may be required to reveal personal data upon request of public authorities.

Additional information about User's Personal Data
In addition to the information contained in this privacy policy, this Application may provide the User with additional and contextual information concerning particular Services or the collection and processing of Personal Data upon request.

System logs and maintenance
For operation and maintenance purposes, this Application and any third-party services may collect files that record interaction with this Application (System logs) use other Personal Data (such as the IP Address) for this purpose.

Information not contained in this policy
More details concerning the collection or processing of Personal Data may be requested from the Owner at any time. Please see the contact information at the beginning of this document.

How “Do Not Track” requests are handled
This Application does not support “Do Not Track” requests.
To determine whether any of the third-party services it uses honor the “Do Not Track” requests, please read their privacy policies.

Changes to this privacy policy The Owner reserves the right to make changes to this privacy policy at any time by notifying its Users on this page and possibly within this Application and/or - as far as technically and legally feasible - sending a notice to Users via any contact information available to the Owner. It is strongly recommended to check this page often, referring to the date of the last modification listed at the bottom.

Should the changes affect processing activities performed on the basis of the User’s consent, the Owner shall collect new consent from the User, where required.

Changes to Our Privacy Policy

We may update our privacy policy any time. Please check frequency to the latest update.

Contact us

If you have any question about Simple Scanner privacy. Please contact us at   simple.scanner@tongsoftinfo.com