emotake privacy policy


We collect personal and activity data that you provide to us while using our services. When you sign up to emotake you will use your Facebook login details, by doing this you agree that we will automatically receive your name, profile picture, email address.

When you send or receive photos or videos ("emotakes") we temporarily collect, process and store the contents of those 'emotakes'. Also any written text messages that are sent or received will be collected, processed and stored within our server. Once an 'emotake' is played this is stored in completed games for a set duration, showing points scored and time of completion. These games will also be stored on the devices of your recipients for a set duration.

When you create your own words through the myEmotake feature these words will be stored on your device until you choose to delete them. We have no way of stopping or monitoring others who may take a copy of your 'emotake' (by taking a screen shot), but if we become aware we will do our best to try to notify you.

During your participation of emotake our service will automatically collect information regarding your game play. This will include statistics such as your ranking, scored points, most consecutive wins, time guessed/quickest time guessed.

Our systems log information like your browser, operating system and IP address to enable us to view statistical information about our website traffic.

We do not knowingly contact or collect personal information from children under 13. If you believe we have inadvertently collected such information, please contact us so we can promptly obtain parental consent or remove the information.


These are the following reasons we may use your information:
* To enable a smooth and effective gaming experience.
* Data from your game play is used to provide statistic information for your benefit.
* To contact you with promotions that we may offer from time to time.
* To improve our service to you.
* To investigate complaints or where necessary if any illegal activity has occurred.
* To aid players to connect with each other.
* To conduct research.


When registering to play the game through social network site (Facebook) your emotake friends will be able to see your name, profile picture and your activity within the game (i.e. name, online status, ranking and scored points and stats). Players will also be able to see your name and profile picture when using the Find Friends section.

In order to serve you, we may share your personal information with other companies, including vendors and contractors. Their use of information is limited to these purposes, and subject to agreements that require them to keep the information confidential. Our vendors provide assurance that they take reasonable steps to safeguard the data they hold on our behalf, although data security cannot be guaranteed.

Analytics companies may access anonymous data (such as your IP address or device ID) to help us understand how our services are used. They use this data solely on our behalf. They do not share it except in aggregate form; no data is shared as to any individual user.


Third party payment for in app purchases through Apple App Store will collect billing and financial information it needs to process any charges you make within our app . This may include postal address, email and financial information. emotake does not receive any information regarding your financial information, we may however receive information from said third party related to your purchases (e.g. what and how many items purchased). For more information see third party payment terms.

We may collect but do not share your location history.
To customize our service for you, we may collect and store your precise geographic location as part of your user profile. We may ask for your consent on your first use of the service, if you give your permission this will be visible to your emotake friends through the find friends section. You can change your location at any time within your phone settings.

We keep personal data until you delete it.
We remove personally identifiable information (such as your name, email) and other preferences associated with your account promptly after you delete your account. We may retain other data indefinitely.

We don't share your personal information with marketers.
We generally do not share personally identifiable information (such as name, email) with other companies for marketing purposes.

You can ask privacy questions or opt-out of marketing.
If you have any questions or concerns about our privacy policies, please contact us:

If you have given us contact information but do not want us to contact you with promotional or marketing information, you can opt-out here: unsubscribe@emotake.com

Please allow sufficient time for us to process your request.


We will send push notifications regarding your game. You can delete this anytime by changing your settings on your own device.

We take steps to protect personal information
We take reasonable steps to secure your personally identifiable information against unauthorized access or disclosure. However, no security or encryption method can be guaranteed to protect information from hackers or human error.

Information we collect may be stored or processed on computers located in any country where we do business for a set duration.

Special situations may require disclosure of your data.
To operate the service, we also may make identifiable and anonymous information available to third parties in these limited circumstances: (1) with your express consent, (2) when we have a good faith belief it is required by law, (3) when we have a good faith belief it is necessary to protect our rights or property, or (4) to any successor or purchaser in a merger, acquisition, liquidation, dissolution or sale of assets. Your consent will not be required for disclosure in these cases, but we will attempt to notify you, to the extent permitted by law to do so.

You can review more privacy-related information.
This privacy policy was last updated on 1 November 2014. Our privacy policy may change from time to time. If we make any material changes to our policies, we will place a prominent notice on our website or application. If the change materially affects registered users, we will send a notice to you by email or push notification.


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