Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy applies to any Tizen Community/Forum(https://samsung.tizenforum.com & Tizen Community App). This Privacy Policy is part of Terms of Service pertaining to Tizen Community/Forum.

It is important that you read the privacy policy carefully because anytime you use our services/ Tizen Community/Forum, you consent to the practices we describe in the privacy policy. If you do not agree to the practices described in the privacy policy, you should not use the Tizen Community/Forum.

Information Collection

A. We collect the following information about you:
  1. Information you provide directly:
    1. We may ask you to provide certain information about yourself to set up the account or profile. For example, you can submit certain information about yourself, such as your name and email address, gender, phone number when you create account in the Tizen Community/Forum.
    2. We may ask your name, contact information, shipping address, proof of your identification and IMEI number of your device to enable us to ship prize or user / beta test device to you.
    3. We may ask your gender, profession, education qualification while conducting surveys to understand user behaviour
B. Information about your use of the Tizen Community/Forum
     In addition to the information you provide, we may collect information about your use of Tizen Community/Forum through software on your device and other means. For example, we may collect IP address.

Use of your information

We may use information we collect for the following purposes:

  • to register you for the Tizen Community/Forum;
  • to provide services
  • for assessment and analysis of our products and services (including asking you for your opinions on our products and services and carrying out customer surveys);
  • to understand the way people use our services so that we can improve them and develop new products and services.
  • to conduct free prize drawings, prize competitions or promotions, as permitted by law; and
  • otherwise with your consent

We make every effort to allow you to opt-in and opt-out of receiving messages from Tizen Community/Forum. However, if you are receiving messages from us and cannot find a way to unsubscribe, please contact us at admin@tizenforum.com.

Information Sharing

We will not release your personal information to anyone by any method, including selling, renting, or sharing, unless:

  • you grant us permission
  • we are required to do so by law

We will not share personal identification information data, either for single individuals or groups, with any parties, including those affiliated with the Site, such as members or sponsors.

How We Use Cookies

The Tizen Community/Forum uses cookies. A cookie is a small amount of text data, sent from our webserver to your browser, and stored on your device. The cookie is sent back to the webserver each time the browser connects to this site. We use cookies to personalize the site and to streamline your interaction with the site

It may be possible to configure your browser to refuse cookies, or to ask you to accept each time a cookie is offered. If you choose not to accept cookies, areas of this site may have reduced functionality or performance.

Software on our servers, or third party web statics services, may store your IP address, and other information passed on by your browser (such as browser version, operating system, screen size, language, etc.,). Site and/or third party services will aggregate this information to provide usages statistics for this Site. We use this information to optimize the design, structure, and performance of this site.

Data Security

The Site is also committed to the security of your personal information. We train those who work on the Site on this privacy policy. On the Site, we use SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) to protect your personal information, by encrypting your information when you send it to the Site.

Public Forum Content

The Site also makes available to its users communication forums, such as blogs, and others. Be aware that any information or messages you share in these forums becomes public information immediately. Exercise caution in determining whether to disclose any of your personal information. This Site is intended to encourage creative thinking and free expression, however, this Site reserves the right to act as necessary to preserve the integrity of the site and its forums, including removing any and all posts deemed vulgar or inappropriate.

Updates to this Privacy Policy

We may update this policy. We will contact you if we make any substantial changes in how we use your personal information.

Contact Information

If you have any questions about this privacy policy itself, or on how we use personal information on Site, please contact us at admin@tizenforum.com.