Privacy Policy

This document describes the privacy policy of Ciencia Technologies ("Ciencia"). Ciencia values the privacy and security of the information that you share with us and we can be reached via e-mail at info@ciencia.com.pk or http://www.ciencia.com.pk if you feel that this site is not following its stated information policy, please contact us immediately using the methods provided above.

 

Our Privacy Policy includes the following guidelines on the collection, storage, use and retention of your Personal Information:

 

INFORMATION WE COLLECT

We are committed to respecting the privacy of individuals and we recognize the need of people with whom we do business to have appropriate controls and protection of any Personal Information that you agree to provide us.  Ciencia.com.pk collects minimal information from users. The information's usage is detailed in this privacy policy.

We do not collect email addresses of our visitors, except if they are in communication with us or have subscribed to the email subscription service.  Email addresses and messages are kept confidential and are not stored, rented or shared with a third-party.

A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user's computer tied to information about the user. We do not set any cookies. Some of our advertisement providers may set cookies; please refer to section "Third-Party Advertising" for more information.

 

USER PROVIDED INFORMATION

Our Applications obtain the information you provide when you download and register the Applications. Registration with us is optional. However, please keep in mind that you may not be able to use some of the features offered by the Applications unless you register with us.

When you register with us and use the Applications, you generally provide (a) your name, email address, age, user name, password and other registration information; (b) transaction-related information, such as when you make purchases, respond to any offers, or download or use Applicationss from us; (c) information you provide us when you contact us for help; (d) credit card information for purchase and use of the Applications, and; (e) information you enter into our system when using the Applications, such as contact information and project management information.

We may also use the information you provided us to contact your from time to time to provide you with important information, required notices and marketing promotions.

 

AUTOMATICALLY COLLECTED INFORMATION

In addition, the Applications may collect certain information automatically, including, but not limited to, the type of mobile device you use, your mobile devices unique device ID, the IP address of your mobile device, your mobile operating system, the type of mobile Internet browsers you use, and information about the way you use the Applications.

When you visit the mobile Applications, we may use GPS technology (or other similar technology) to determine your current location in order to determine the city you are located within and display a location map with relevant advertisements. We will not share your current location with other users or partners without your consent.

If you do not want us to use your location for the purposes set forth above, you should turn off the location services for the mobile Applications located in your account settings or in your mobile phone settings and/or within the mobile Applications.

 

OUR USE AND DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION

We respect our users' privacy and will not use the information in ways other than specified herein, unless we are required to do so by law or we believe that it is in the best of interests for us to (1) protect and defend our and our general users' rights, (2) prevent the misuse or unauthorized use of Ciencia.com.pk.

The information we collect is used for internal review and is then discarded.  Information is not shared with other organizations for commercial purposes.

With respect to our products, we do not transmit your personal location information.

 

ACCESS

We promote the individual's right of access to personal information about themselves. We will provide access to information upon request. Access will be provided according to established procedures. With respect to our products, your personal location will be available for display if and when the software collects it.

 

YOUR OPT OUT RIGHT

You can stop all collection of information by the Applications easily by uninstalling the Applications or deleting your account. You may use the standard uninstall processes as may be available as part of your mobile device or via the mobile Applications marketplace or network, or email us at info@ciencia.com.pk to do so.

 

SECURITY MEASURE

We generally do not request sensitive information from our users such as credit card of bank details.


DATA RETENTION POLICY

We will retain User Provided data for as long as you use the store and for a reasonable time thereafter. We will retain Automatically Collected information for up to 24 months and thereafter may archive it in aggregate. If you'd like us to delete User Provided Data that you have provided via the registration form, please contact us at info@ciencia.com.pk and we will respond in a reasonable time. Please note that some or all of the User Provided Data may be required in order for the Applications to function properly.

 

SECURITY

We are concerned about safeguarding the confidentiality of your information. We provide procedural safeguards to protect information we process and maintain. For example, we limit access to this information to authorized employees and contractors who need to know that information in order to operate, develop or improve our Applications. Please be aware that, although we endeavor provide reasonable security for information we process and maintain, no security system can prevent all potential security breaches.

 

POLICY CHANGES

This Privacy Policy may be updated from time to time for any reason.  If our information practices change at some time in the future we will post the policy changes to our Web site to notify you of these changes. You are advised to consult this Privacy Policy regularly for any changes, as continued use is deemed approval of all changes.

 

YOUR CONSENT

By using any of our websites, store or applications, you are consenting to our processing of your information as set forth in this Privacy Policy now and as amended by us. "Processing," means using cookies on a computer/hand held device or using or touching information in any way, including, but not limited to, collecting, storing, deleting, using, combining and disclosing information.

 

CONTACTING US

If you have any questions regarding privacy while using the Application, or have questions about our practices, please contact us via email at info@ciencia.com.pk and we will respond in a reasonable time.