Bloom Privacy Policy

The Bloom app is a Free app. This SERVICE is provided by Bloom at no cost and is intended for use as is.


Bloom is committed to ensuring that the app is as useful and efficient as possible. For that reason, we reserve the right to make changes to the app or to charge for its services, at any time and for any reason. We will never charge you for the app or its services without making it very clear to you exactly what you’re paying for.


This page is used to inform website visitors regarding our policies with the collection, use, and disclosure of Personal Information if anyone decided to use our Service.


If you choose to use our Service, then you agree to the collection and use of information in relation to this policy. The Personal Information that we collect is used for providing and improving the Service. We will not use or share your information with anyone except as described in this Privacy Policy.


The terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms and Conditions, which is accessible at Bloom unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy.


Information Collection and Use

For a better experience, while using our Service, we may require you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information, including but not limited to Email, Mobile Phone Number, Date of Birth, Username, Profile Bio, Location. The information that we request is will be retained by us and used as described in this privacy policy.


The app does use third party services that may collect information used to identify you.


Links to privacy policies of third party service providers used by the app: Google Play, Apple


Bloom uses your location to tag photos you take to a specific geographical location. These photos and their location are stored on servers for a determinate amount of time until they are deleted.


By posting a photo to Bloom, you relinquish all rights to the photo. It may be used in advertising or otherwise by Bloom. Photos may also be deleted from Bloom without warning and for any reason whatsoever but especially in cases of abuse, bullying, harassing or any other illegal or ill-mannered intentions.


Bullying, harassing, pornography or any other ill-mannered or illegal activity will not be tolerated on Bloom. Your mobile phone number and email could get banned as well as your account deleted. You may be banned from using Bloom.


Photos uploaded to Bloom may be potentially viewed by everyone on the network. Location service accuracy is determined by the mobile operating system and may be inaccurate.


Profile photos and profile bio may be potentially viewed by everyone on the network.


Photos uploaded to Bloom expire after a 24 hour period and are deleted and irrecoverable from the service there after.


Once uploaded to Bloom, be aware that other users could screenshot your photos and save them. You agree that you will not upload anything to Bloom unless you want to whole world to potentially see it.


We will do our best to inform you of how data is used on Bloom when you use the app. We want pure transparency here and are constantly working towards making it easy for users of the app to understand how their data is shared and used.


Log Data

We want to inform you that whenever you use our Service, in a case of an error in the app we collect data and information (through third party products) on your phone called Log Data. This Log Data may include information such as your device Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, device name, operating system version, the configuration of the app when utilizing our Service, the time and date of your use of the Service, and other statistics.


Cookies

Cookies are files with a small amount of data that are commonly used as anonymous unique identifiers. These are sent to your browser from the websites that you visit and are stored on your device's internal memory. This Service does not use these “cookies” explicitly. However, the app may use third party code and libraries that use “cookies” to collect information and improve their services. You have the option to either accept or refuse these cookies and know when a cookie is being sent to your device. If you choose to refuse our cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of this Service.


Service Providers

We may employ third-party companies and individuals due to the following reasons: To facilitate our Service; To provide the Service on our behalf; To perform Service-related services; or To assist us in analyzing how our Service is used. We want to inform users of this Service that these third parties have access to your Personal Information. The reason is to perform the tasks assigned to them on our behalf. However, they are obligated not to disclose or use the information for any other purpose.


Security

We value your trust in providing us your Personal Information, thus we are striving to use commercially acceptable means of protecting it. But remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure and reliable, and we cannot guarantee its absolute security.


Links to Other Sites

This Service may contain links to other sites. If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that site. Note that these external sites are not operated by us. Therefore, we strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of these websites. We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites or services.


Children’s Privacy

You must be at least 14 years of age to use Bloom. No one under the age of 14 is permitted to use Bloom. These Services do not address anyone under the age of 14. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 14. In the case we discover that a child under 14 has provided us with personal information, we immediately delete this from our servers. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with personal information, please contact us so that we will be able to do necessary actions.


Changes to This Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. Thus, you are advised to review this page periodically for any changes. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page. These changes are effective immediately after they are posted on this page.


Contact Us

If you have any questions or suggestions about our Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to contact us.