Jamr

Jamr Privacy Policy (EN)

Welcome to Jamr

Thank you for choosing Jamr, the community-driven platform dedicated to enriching the live music experience. This Privacy Policy is designed to inform you about how we collect, use, and protect your personal information.

 

At Jamr, we understand the importance of your privacy and are committed to maintaining the trust and confidence of our users. Our policy outlines our practices concerning the personal data we collect from you or that you provide to us.

 

Our operations are currently based in the Netherlands, and we adhere to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) alongside other applicable data protection laws. As we grow and expand our services potentially worldwide, we remain dedicated to upholding the highest standards of privacy and data protection.

 

This policy applies to all information collected through our Jamr app and any related services. We encourage you to read this policy carefully to understand our practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it.

 

Your use of Jamr signifies your acknowledgment and consent to our practices as described in this privacy policy.

 

Information Collection

Types of Data Collected

 

User Account Information: Collected via Google login, including user ID, name, email, and profile picture.

Event Preferences: Information on events that users favorite or show interest in.

Biographical Information: User-provided biographical details, including age and any additional photos uploaded.

Location Data: To provide event suggestions in the user’s vicinity.

Device and Usage Data: This includes information like the type of device being used, operating system, app usage patterns, and interaction with the app.

Uploaded Content: Data from events users upload and interactions with event listings.

Methods of Data Collection

Event Images: Users have the ability to upload images related to events. These images are used to display the content uploaded by a user to other users within the app, enriching the event information and providing a visual context for the events.



Direct User Input: Information entered by users, such as event uploads, profile information, and preferences.

Automated Tracking: Use of tracking technologies to gather usage data and improve app functionality.

Third-Party Integrations: Data collected via Google login and other integrated services.

Use of Information

Google Analytics: Google Analytics collects information about app usage and user behavior through cookies and similar technologies, generating reports on app activities without identifying individual users. This information may include your IP address, browser type, device information, and usage patterns while you are interacting with our application.

 

Firebase is employed for tracking app performance, user engagement, and crash reporting. It collects data related to how users interact with our app, including session duration, app stability metrics, and usage patterns, again without specifically identifying individuals.

 

Application of Collected Data

 

Service Provision: Utilizing data to provide and enhance the app’s functionalities.

User Communication: To inform users about updates, changes, or relevant events.

App Improvement: Analyzing usage data for app enhancement and user experience optimization.

Personalization: Using preferences and behavior to tailor content and event suggestions.

Community Insights: Aggregating data to understand user preferences and predict trends in music and event attendance.

 

Google Analytics and Firebase:
Monitor the performance of our application.

Understand user engagement and interaction with the app.

Identify and resolve app stability and performance issues.

Enhance the user experience by making informed improvements based on the collected data.



Legal Basis for Processing Data

 

Consent: Users consent to data collection via app usage and interactions.

Compliance with Laws: Adhering to applicable data protection and privacy laws, like GDPR, especially for users in the European Union.

Legitimate Interests: Processing data for the legitimate interests of providing a comprehensive service to users, while respecting their privacy rights.

Criteria for Determining Retention Periods

 

The retention periods for the different types of personal data we collect through Jamr are determined based on the following specific criteria:

 

Data from Google Login: Information such as user ID, name, email, and profile picture obtained through Google login is retained for the duration of the user’s account activity plus one year to facilitate reactivation of dormant accounts.

 

Event Preferences and User Interactions: Data related to events users favorite and interactions with event listings are retained for a period of two years to ensure a dynamic and responsive user experience.

 

Biographical Information and Age: User-provided information like bio details and age are stored for the life of the user account plus one year for account recovery purposes.

 

Location Data: Location data provided by users is used exclusively while they are actively using the app to show relevant events in their area. This data is not stored beyond the duration of the app session. Once the user closes or exits the app, their location data is immediately discarded to ensure their privacy and data minimization.

 

User-Uploaded Content: Photos and event information uploaded by users are stored for a period of three years or until they are no longer relevant to the platform’s community, whichever is shorter.

 

App Usage Data: Information on how users interact with the app is collected and retained for a period of one year for the purpose of improving app functionality.

 

The retention of all personal data is subject to our ongoing review and any applicable legal requirements. We regularly evaluate the necessity of keeping the data, and if it is no longer required for the specified purposes, it will be securely deleted or anonymized.

 

User Rights

Rights of Users Regarding Their Data

 

You, as a user of Jamr, have various rights regarding your personal data, which include:

 

Right to Access: Access the personal data we hold about you.

Right to Rectification: Correct inaccurate or incomplete data.

Right to Erasure: Request the deletion of your personal data.

Right to Restrict Processing: Limit how we use your personal data.

Right to Data Portability: Transfer your data to another organization.

Right to Object: Object to our processing of your personal data.

Exercising User Rights

 

To exercise any of these rights, please contact us at support@jamr.live.




Data Security 

Security Measures:

 

Encryption: We employ encryption for all sensitive data, both in transit and at rest. This includes secure communication protocols like HTTPS/TLS for data during transmission, and robust encryption methods for data stored on our servers and within the app.

Code Security: Our source code undergoes rigorous protection measures to prevent unauthorized access and tampering. We implement code signing to ensure the authenticity of our app and utilize the latest cryptography techniques for enhanced security.

Secure APIs: All APIs within Jamr are thoroughly vetted and authorized to meet high security standards.

Authentication: Jamr implements strong, multi-factor authentication methods to verify user identities and protect against unauthorized access.

Data Breach Notification Procedures:

 

In the unlikely event of a data breach, we have a detailed incident response plan, which includes:

 

Immediate Investigation: Swift investigation of any suspected or actual breach to determine its nature and scope.

Notification: Prompt notification to affected users, in compliance with legal requirements and best practices. We provide relevant details of the breach, including potential impact and measures taken to address it.

Remedial Actions: Rapid actions to secure our systems, mitigate any harm, and prevent future breaches, such as system updates, security patches, and enhanced monitoring.

Regulatory Compliance: Adherence to all applicable legal and regulatory requirements regarding data breach notification and reporting.

We continually update our security measures in response to emerging threats and advancements in technology to ensure the highest level of protection for your data.

 

Children’s Privacy

Children’s Data Approach

 

Jamr recognizes the importance of protecting the privacy of children. While our app is not specifically targeted at children, we are committed to complying with applicable laws and regulations regarding children’s data. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 16 without parental consent. If we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under 16 without verification of parental consent, we will take steps to remove that information from our servers.

 

Age Limit

 

The use of Jamr is intended for individuals aged 16 and above. Children under the age of 16 are advised to use the app only with parental guidance and consent.

 

Changes to the Policy

Policy Updates

 

We reserve the right to update this privacy policy at any time. Changes to our policy will be communicated through our app and/or website, ensuring users are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it.

 

Notification of Changes

 

If we make material changes to how we treat our users’ personal information, we will notify you through a notice on the app or website. The date the privacy policy was last revised is identified at the top of the page. You are responsible for ensuring we have an up-to-date, active, and deliverable email address for you, and for periodically visiting our app and this privacy policy to check for any changes.

 

Contact Information

Queries and Concerns

 

If you have any questions or concerns about this privacy policy or our privacy practices, please contact us at:

 

Email: support@jamr.live

Postal Address: Oostersingeldwarsstraat 1, Groningen

Your privacy is important to us, and we are committed to protecting your personal information. Please feel free to reach out with any questions or concerns.