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Terms and Policies What is the Privacy Policy and what does it cover?We at Joyaboo Cwant you to understand what information we collect, and how we use and share it. That’s why we encourage you to read our Privacy Policy. This helps you use Joyaboo Products in the way that’s right for you.In the Privacy Policy, we explain how we collect, use, share, retain and transfer information. We also let you know your rights. Each section of the Policy includes helpful examples and simpler language to make our practices easier to understand. It's important to us that you know how to control your privacy, so we also show you where you can manage your information in the settings of Joyaboo you use. How long do we keep your information?We keep information as long as we need it to provide our Products, comply with legal obligations or protect ours or other’s interests. We decide how long we need information on a case-by-case basis. Here’s what we consider when we decide:If we need it to operate or provide our Products. For example, we keep profile information, photos you’ve posted (and not deleted) and security information for the lifetime of your account. And when you search for something on Joyaboo, we keep your search history until you clear the search in your activity log or delete your account. Once you clear a search or delete your account, it will no longer be visible to you, and it will be delete. But even if you don’t clear your search or delete your account, within three months of your search we delete information about that search that isn’t necessary to show you your search history, like information about the device you were using, or your location.How long we need to retain the information to comply with certain legal obligations. For example, we retain information for as long as we need it for:A legal request or obligation, including obligations of some Companies or to comply with applicable lawA governmental investigationA legal claim, complaint, litigation or regulatory proceedingsIf we need it for other legitimate purposes, such as to prevent harm; investigate possible violations of our terms or policies; promote safety, security and integrity; or protect ourselves, including our rights, property or productsIn some instance and for specific reasons, we’ll keep information for an extended period of timeHow do we respond to legal requests, comply with applicable law and prevent harm?We access, preserve, use and share your information:In response to legal requests, like search warrants, court orders, production orders or subpoenas. These requests such as civil litigants, law enforcement and other government authorities. Is required by law in that jurisdiction,Affects users in that jurisdiction, andIs consistent with internationally recognized standards including, for example, our corporate human rights policy.In accordance with applicable lawTo promote the safety, security and integrity of Joyaboo Products, users, employees, property and the public.We may access or preserve your information for an extended amount of time.What information do we collect?The information we collect and process about you depends on how you use our Products. For example, we collect different information if you sell furniture on Marketplace. When you use our Products, we collect some information about you if you have accountHere's the information we collect:Your activity and information you provideOn our Products, you can send messages, take photos and videos, buy or sell things , write blog, take voice, post link , chat with others, video call , audio call, live stream and much more. We call all of the things you can do on our Products "activity." We collect your activity across our Products and information you provide such as:Content you create, like posts, comments , views or audio.Content you provide through our camera feature or your camera roll settings, or through our voice-enabled features. Learn more about what we collect from these features, and how we use information from the camera for masks, filters, avatars and effects.Messages you send and receive, including their content, subject to applicable law. We can't see the content of end-to-end encrypted messages unless users report them to us for review.About content and messages, subject to applicable lawTypes of content you view or interact with, and how you interact with it.Apps and features you use, and what actions you take in them. Purchases or other transactions you make, including credit card information or mobile money infoHashtags you use.The time, frequency and duration of your activities on our Products.Information with special protectionsYou might choose to provide information about your religious views, political views, who you are "interested in" (which could reveal your sexual orientation) or your health in your Joyaboo profile fields or life events. This and other information (such as racial or ethnic origin, philosophical beliefs or trade union membership) could have special protections under the laws of your country.Friends, followers and other connectionsInformation we collect about your friends, followers and other connectionsWe collect information about friends, followers, groups, accounts, Joyaboo Pages and other users and communities you’re connected to and interact with. This includes how you interact with them across our Products and which ones you interact with the most.Information we collect about contactsWe also collect your contacts’ information, such as their name and email address or phone number, if you choose to upload or import it from a device, like by syncing an address book.If you don’t use them without an account, your information might still be collected. Information we collect or infer about you based on others’ activityWe collect information about you based on others' activity. We also infer things about you based on others' activity. For example:We may suggest a friend to you through Joyaboo's People You May Know feature if you both appear on a contact list that someone uploads.What you’re doing on your device, like whether our app is in the foreground or if your mouse is moving (which can help tell humans from bots)Identifiers that tell your device apart from other users’, including Family Device IDs.  Signals from your device. Information you’ve shared with us through device settings, like GPS location, camera access, photos.Information about the network you connect your device to, including your IP address.Information about our Products’ performance on your device.Information from cookies and similar technologies. What happens if you don’t let us collect certain information?For example, if you don’t provide an email address gender, name, we won’t be able to create an account for you to use our Products.How will you know the policy has changed?We'll notify you before we make material changes to this Policy. You’ll have the opportunity to review the revised Policy before you choose to continue using our Products.How to contact Joyaboo with questions?You can learn more about how privacy works on Joyaboo. If you have questions about this Policy or have questions, complaints or requests regarding your information, you can contact us as described below.Put our contacts and our emailsTerms of ServiceJoyaboo builds technologies and services that enable people to connect with each other, build communities, and grow businesses. These Terms govern your use of Joyaboo and the other products, features, apps, services, we offer, except where we expressly state that separate terms (and not these) apply. These Products are provided to you by Joyaboo Platforms.We don’t charge you to use Joyaboo or the other products and services covered by these Terms, unless we state otherwise. Instead, businesses and organizations, and other persons pay us to show you ads for their products and services. By using our Products, you agree that we can show you ads that we think may be relevant to you and your interests. We use your personal data to help determine which personalized ads to show you.We don’t sell your personal data to advertisers, and we don’t share information that directly identifies you (such as your name, email address or other contact information) with advertisers unless you give us specific permission. Instead, advertisers can tell us things like the kind of audience they want to see their ads, and we show those ads to people who may be interested. We provide advertisers with reports about the performance of their ads that help them understand how people are interacting with their content.Our Privacy policy explains how we collect and use your personal data to determine some of the ads you see and provide all of the other services described below. You can also go to your Settings pages of the relevant Joyaboo Product at any time to review the privacy choices you have about how we use your data.1. The services we provideOur mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. To help advance this mission, we provide the Products and services described below to you:Use and develop advanced technologies to provide safe and functional services for everyone:We use and develop advanced technologies - such as artificial intelligence, machine learning systems, and augmented reality - so that people can use our Products safely regardless of physical ability or geographic location. For example, technology like this helps people who have visual impairments understand what or who is in photos or videos shared on Joyaboo. We also build sophisticated network and communication technology to help more people connect to the internet in areas with limited access. And we develop automated systems to improve our ability to detect and remove abusive and dangerous activity that may harm our community and the integrity of our Products.Research ways to make our services better:We engage in research to develop, test, and improve our Products. This includes analyzing data we have about our users and understanding how people use our Products, for example by conducting surveys and testing and troubleshooting new features. Our Privacy Policy explains how we use data to support this research for the purposes of developing and improving our services.Provide consistent and seamless experiences across the Joyaboo Products:Our Products help you find and connect with people, groups, businesses, organizations, and others that are important to you. We design our systems so that your experience is consistent and seamless across the different  Joyaboo Products that you use. For example, we use data about the people you engage with on Joyaboo to make it easier for you and we enable you to communicate with a business you follow on Joyaboo.Ensuring access to our services:To operate our global services and enable you to connect with people around the world, we need to transfer, store and distribute content and data to our data centers, partners, service providers, vendors and systems around the world, including outside your country of residence. The use of this global infrastructure is necessary and essential to provide our services. This infrastructure may be owned, operated, or controlled by Joyaboo Platform.2. How our services are fundedInstead of paying to use Joyaboo and the other products and services we offer, by using the Joyaboo Products covered by these Terms, you agree that we can show you ads that businesses and organizations pay us to promote on and off the Joyaboo products. We use your personal data, such as information about your activity and interests, to show you ads that are more relevant to you.Protecting people's privacy is central to how we've designed our ad system. This means that we can show you relevant and useful ads without telling advertisers who you are. We don't sell your personal data. We allow advertisers to tell us things like their business goal, and the kind of audience they want to see their ads (for example, people live in Rwanda or Usa who like cycling). We then show their ad to people who might be interested.We also provide advertisers with reports about the performance of their ads to help them understand how people are interacting with their content on and off Joyaboo. For example, we provide general demographic and interest information to advertisers (for example, that an ad was seen by a woman between the ages of 25 and 34 who lives in kigali and likes software engineering) to help them better understand their audience. We don’t share information that directly identifies you (information such as your name or email address that by itself can be used to contact you or identifies who you are) unless you give us specific permission. Learn more about how Joyaboo ads work here.We collect and use your personal data in order to provide the services described above to you. You can learn about how we collect and use your data in our Data Policy. You have controls over the types of ads and advertisers you see, and the types of information we use to determine which ads we show you. 3. Your commitments to Joyaboo and our community We provide these services to you and others to help advance our mission. In exchange, we need you to make the following commitments:1. Who can use JoyabooWhen people stand behind their opinions and actions, our community is safer and more accountable. For this reason, you must:Provide for your account the same name that you use in everyday life.Provide accurate information about yourself.Create only one account (your own) and use it for personal purposes.Not share your password, give access to your Joyaboo account to others, or transfer your account to anyone else (without our permission).We try to make Joyaboo broadly available to everyone, but you cannot use Joyaboo if:You are under 14 years old.You are a convicted sex offender.We've previously disabled your account for violations of our Terms or the Community Standards, or other terms and policies that apply to your use of Joyaboo. If we disable your account for a violation of our Terms, the Community Standards, or other terms and policies, you agree not to create another account without our permission. Receiving permission to create a new account is provided at our sole discretion, and does not mean or imply that the disciplinary action was wrong or without cause.You are prohibited from receiving our products, or services under applicable laws.2. What you can share and do on Joyaboo ProductsWe want people to use Joyaboo Products to express themselves and to share content that is important to them, but not at the expense of the safety and well-being of others or the integrity of our community. You therefore agree not to engage in the conduct described below (or to facilitate or support others in doing so):You may not use our Products to do or share anything:That violates these Terms, the Community Standards, or other terms and policies that apply to your use of our Products.That is unlawful, misleading, discriminatory or fraudulent (or assists someone else in using our Products in such a way).That you do not own or have the necessary rights to share.That infringes or violates someone else's rights, including their intellectual property rights (such as by infringing another’s copyright or trademark, or distributing or selling counterfeit or pirated goods), unless an exception or limitation applies under applicable law.You may not upload viruses or malicious code, use the services to send spam, or do anything else that could disable, overburden, interfere with, or impair the proper working, integrity, operation, or appearance of our services, systems, or Products.You may not access or collect data from our Products using automated means (without our prior permission) or attempt to access data you do not have permission to access.You may not proxy, request, or collect Product usernames or passwords, or misappropriate access tokens.You may not sell, license, or purchase any data obtained from us or our services, except as provided in the Platform Terms.You may not misuse any reporting, flagging, dispute, or appeals channel, such as by making fraudulent, duplicative, or groundless reports or appeals.We can remove or restrict access to content that is in violation of these provisions. We can also suspend or disable your account for conduct that violates these provisions, as provided.If we remove content that you have shared in violation of the Community Standards, we’ll let you know and explain any options you have to request another review, unless you seriously or repeatedly violate these Terms or if doing so may expose us or others to legal liability; harm our community of users; compromise or interfere with the integrity or operation of any of our services, systems or Products; where we are restricted due to technical limitations; or where we are prohibited from doing so for legal reasons. For information on account suspension or termination, see Section below.To help support our community, we encourage you to report content or conduct that you believe violates your rights (including intellectual property rights) or our terms and policies, if this feature exists in your jurisdiction.We also can remove or restrict access to content features, services, or information if we determine that doing so is reasonably necessary to avoid or mitigate misuse of our services or adverse legal or regulatory impacts to Joyaboo.3. The permissions you give usWe need certain permissions from you to provide our services:Permission to use content you create and share: Some content that you share or upload, such as photos or videos, may be protected by intellectual property laws.You retain ownership of the intellectual property rights (things like copyright or trademarks) in any such content that you create and share on Joyaboo. Nothing in these Terms takes away the rights you have to your own content. You are free to share your content with anyone else, wherever you want.However, to provide our services we need you to give us some legal permissions (known as a "license") to use this content. This is solely for the purposes of providing and improving our Products and services as described above.Specifically, when you share, post, or upload content that is covered by intellectual property rights on or in connection with our Products, you grant us a non-exclusive, transferable, sub-licensable, royalty-free, and worldwide license to host, use, distribute, modify, run, copy, publicly perform or display, translate, and create derivative works of your content (consistent with your privacy and application settings). This means, for example, that if you share a photo on Joyaboo, you give us permission to store, copy, and share it with others (again, consistent with your settings) such as Joyaboo Products or service providers that support those products and services. This license will end when your content is deleted from our systems.You can delete individual content you share, post, and upload at any time. In addition, all content posted to your personal account will be deleted if you delete your account. Account deletion does not automatically delete content that you post as an admin of a page or content that you create collectively with other users, such as photos in Shared Albums which may continue to be visible to other album members.It may take up to 90 days to delete content after we begin the account deletion process or receive a content deletion request. If you send content to trash, the deletion process will automatically begin in 30 days unless you chose to delete the content sooner. While the deletion process for such content is being undertaken, the content is no longer visible to other users. After the content is deleted, it may take us up to another 90 days to remove it from backups and disaster recovery systems.Content will not be deleted within 90 days of the account deletion or content deletion process beginning in the following situations:where your content has been used by others in accordance with this license and they have not deleted it (in which case this license will continue to apply until that content is deleted);where deletion within 90 days is not possible due to technical limitations of our systems, in which case, we will complete the deletion as soon as technically feasible; orwhere immediate deletion would restrict our ability to:investigate or identify illegal activity or violations of our terms and policies (for example, to identify or investigate misuse of our Products or systems);protect the safety, integrity, and security of our Products, systems, services, our employees, and users, and to defend ourselves;comply with legal obligations for the preservation of evidence, including data Companies providing financial products and services preserve to comply with any record keeping obligations required by law; orcomply with a request of a judicial or administrative authority, law enforcement or a government agency;in which case, the content will be retained for no longer than is necessary for the purposes for which it has been retained (the exact duration will vary on a case-by-case basis).In each of the above cases, this license will continue until the content has been fully deleted.Permission to use your name, profile picture, and information about your actions with ads and sponsored or commercial content: You give us permission to use your name and profile picture and information about actions you have taken on Joyaboo next to or in connection with ads, offers, and other sponsored or commercial content that we display across our Products, without any compensation to you. For example, we may show your friends that you are interested in an advertised event or have liked a Joyaboo Page created by a brand that has paid us to display its ads on Joyaboo. Ads and content like this can be seen only by people who have your permission to see the actions you've taken on Joyaboo Products. You can learn more about your ad settings and preferences.Permission to update software you use or download: If you download or use our software, you give us permission to download and install updates to the software where available.4. Limits on using our intellectual propertyIf you use content covered by intellectual property rights that we have and make available in our Products (for example, images, designs, videos, or sounds we provide that you add to content you create or share on Joyaboo), we retain all rights to that content (but not yours). You can only use our copyrights or trademarks (or any similar marks) as expressly permitted by our Brand Usage Guidelines or with our prior written permission. You must obtain our written permission (or permission under an open source license) to modify, translate, create derivative works of, decompile, or reverse engineer our products or their components, or otherwise attempt to extract source code from us, unless an exception or limitation applies under applicable law.Managing blocking, Your Restricted list is for people you’ve added as a friend but may not want to share with (example: your boss).When you add someone to your Restricted list, you’ll still be friends with them on JOYABOO, but they'll only be able to see your public information (example: your posts and profile info you choose to make public) and posts you tag them in.What will people on my Restricted list see when I share posts?To add someone to your Restricted list:Go to their profile.Click  at the top of their profile.Select Edit Friend List.Select Restricted.To view or edit your Restricted list:From your Feed, click Friends in the left menu. If you don't see it, click See More.Click Custom Lists, then click Restricted.To remove someone from the list, click  next to their name.Learn more about how to control your audience for your post on JOYABOO.Block usersOnce you block someone, that person can no longer see things you post on your timeline, tag you, invite you to events or groups, start a conversation with you, or add you as a friend. Note: Does not include apps, games or groups you both participate in.Block messagesWhen you block messages and calls from someone's profile, they can't:Chat with you or call you from the profile you blocked. Note that Joyaboo Chat do not support cross-app calling.Receive messages or calls from your Joyaboo profile to their profile.Join a room you’re in if both you and they are logged into Joyaboo.When you block messages and calls from someone's profile, they can still:See your profile on Joyaboo.Leave comments on your posts, or post on your profile.See your messages if you're both in the same group conversation. If you and the profile you block are in a group conversation together, you'll be notified before you enter the conversation.Communicate with you if they’re not logged into that profile and join a room that you are in. Remember that you can leave a room at any time.Keep in mind that:Blocking someone’s Joyaboo profile also blocks that profile’s messages and calls.A person whose profile you’ve blocked may message you from a different Joyaboo profile they have.Blocking messages and calls to your Joyaboo profile does not block them automatically from your other account, if you have one.Block app invitesOnce you block app invites from someone's profile, you'll automatically ignore future app requests from that person's profile. To block invites from a specific friend's profileBlock events invites Once you block event invites from someone’s profile, you’ll automatically ignore future event requests from that profile.Block appsOnce you block an app, it can no longer contact you or get non-public information about you through Joyaboo.Block pagesOnce you block a Page, that Page can no longer interact with your posts or like or reply to your comments. You'll be unable to post to the Page's timeline or message the Page. If you currently like the Page, blocking it will also unlike and unfollow it.Why do we use cookies?Cookies help us provide, protect and improve Joyaboo Products, such as by Personalizing content, tailoring and measuring ads, and providing a safer experience. The cookies that we use include session cookies, which are deleted when you close your browser, and persistent cookies, which stay in your browser until they expire or you delete them. While the cookies that we use may change from time to time as we improve and update new features, we use them for the following purposes:AuthenticationWe use cookies to verify your account and determine when you’re logged in so that we can make it easier for you to access the Joyaboo Products and show you the appropriate experience and features.For example: We use cookies to keep you logged in as you navigate between Joyaboo Pages. Cookies also help us remember your browser so you don't have to keep logging in to Joyaboo and so you can more easily log in to Joyaboo via apps and websites. For example, we use the "c_user" and "xs" cookies, including for this purpose, which have a lifespan of 365 days.Security, site and product integrityWe use cookies to help us keep your account, data and the Joyaboo Products safe and secure.For example: Cookies can help us identify and impose additional security measures when someone may be attempting to access a Joyaboo account without authorization, for instance, by rapidly guessing different passwords. We also use cookies to store information that allows us to recover your account in the event that you forget your password or to require additional authentication if you tell us that your account has been hacked. This includes, our "sb" and "dbln" cookies, which enable us to identify your browser securely, as well as “datr." "Datr" is a unique identifier for your browser that, amongst other things, helps us protect you from fraud. For example, it helps us identify trusted browsers where you have logged in before. “Datr” has a lifespan of two years.We also use cookies to combat activity that violates our policies or otherwise degrades our ability to provide the Meta Products.For example: Cookies help us fight spam and phishing attacks by enabling us to identify computers that are used to create large numbers of fake Joyaboo accounts. We also use cookies to detect computers infected with malware and to take steps to prevent them from causing further harm. Our "csrf" cookie, for example, helps us prevent cross-site request forgery attacks. The “datr” cookie also helps us to identify the browsers used by malicious actors and to prevent cyber-security attacks, such as a denial of service attack that could prevent you from accessing Joyaboo Products. Cookies also help us prevent underage people from registering for Joyaboo accounts.Advertising, recommendations, insights and measurementWe use cookies to help us show ads and to make recommendations for businesses and other organizations to people who may be interested in the products, services or causes they promote.For example: Cookies allow us to help deliver ads to people who have previously visited a business’s website, purchased its products or used its apps and to recommend products and services based on that activity. Cookies also allow us to limit the number of times that you see an ad so you don’t see the same ad over and over again. For example, the "fr" cookie is used to deliver, measure and improve the relevancy of ads, with a lifespan of 90 days.We also use cookies to help measure the performance of ad campaigns for businesses that use the Products.For example: We use cookies to count the number of times that an ad is shown and to calculate the cost of those ads. We also use cookies to measure how often people do things, such as make a purchase following an ad impression. For example, the "_fbp" cookie identifies browsers for the purposes of providing advertising and site analytics services and has a lifespan of 90 days.Cookies help us serve and measure ads across different browsers and devices used by the same person.For example: We can use cookies to prevent you from seeing the same ad over and over again across the different devices that you use.Cookies also allow us to provide insights about the people who use Joyaboo, as well as the people who interact with the ads, websites and apps of our advertisers and the businesses that use Our Products.For example: We use cookies to help businesses understand the kinds of people who like their Joyaboo Page or use their apps so that they can provide more relevant content and develop features that are likely to be interesting to their customers.We also use cookies, such as our "oo" cookie, which has a lifespan of five years, to help you opt out of seeing ads from Joyaboo based on your activity on websites. Site features and servicesWe use cookies to enable the functionality that helps us provide the Products.For example: Cookies help us store preferences, know when you’ve seen or interacted with Joyaboo Products’ content and provide you with customized content and experiences. For instance, cookies allow us to make suggestions to you and others, and to customize content on sites that integrate our social plugins. If you are a Joyaboo Page administrator, cookies allow you to switch between posting from your personal Joyaboo account and the Joyaboo Page. We use cookies such as the session-based "presence" cookie to support your use of Joyaboo chat.We also use cookies to help provide you with content relevant to your locale.For example: We store information in a cookie that is placed on your browser or device so that you will see the site in your preferred language.PerformanceWe use cookies to provide you with the best experience possible.For example: Cookies help us route traffic between servers and understand how quickly Joyaboo load for different people. Cookies also help us record the ratio and dimensions of your screen and windows and know whether you’ve enabled high-contrast mode, so that we can render our sites and apps correctly. For example, we set the "dpr" and "wd" cookies, each with a lifespan of 7 days, for purposes including to deliver an optimal experience for your device’s screen.Analytics and researchWe use cookies to better understand how people use Joyaboo so that we can improve them.For example: Cookies can help us understand how people use the Joyaboo service, analyze which parts of our Products people find most useful and engaging, and identify features that could be improved.websites and appsOur business partners may also choose to share information with Joyaboo from cookies set in their own websites' domains, whether or not you have a Joyaboo account or are logged in. Specifically, cookies named _fbc or _fbp may be set on the domain of the business partner whose site you're visiting.How can you control your Information?We use cookies to help personalize and improve content and services, provide a safer experience and to show you useful and relevant ads on and off Meta Products. You can control how we use data to show you ads and more by using the tools described below.If you have a Joyaboo account:You can use your ad preferences to learn why you’re seeing a particular ad and control how we use information that we collect to show you ads.To show you better ads, we use data that advertisers and other partners provide us about your activity off Joyaboo Company Products, including websites and apps. You can control whether we use this data to show you ads in your ad settings. The Joyaboo Audience Network is a way for advertisers to show you ads in apps and websites off the  Joyaboo Products. One of the ways that Audience Network shows relevant ads is by using your ad preferences to determine which ads you may be interested in seeing. You can control this in your ad settings. You can review your Off- Joyaboo activity, which is a summary of activity that businesses and organizations share with us about your interactions with them, such as visiting their apps or websites. They use our business tools, such as advertising, to share this information with us. This helps us do things like give you a more personalized experience on Joyaboo Products. More information about online advertising:The advertising companies we work with generally use cookies and similar technologies as part of their services. To learn more about how advertisers generally use cookies and the choices they offer.Browser cookie controls:In addition, your browser or device may offer settings that allow you to choose whether browser cookies are set and to delete them. These controls vary by browser, and manufacturers may change both the settings they make available and how they work at any time. As of 23 June 2021, you may find additional information about the controls offered by popular browsers at the links below. Certain parts of Joyaboo Products may not work properly if you have disabled browser cookie use. Please be aware that these controls are distinct from the controls that we offer you.Google Chrome (make this google chrome as a link )