), forms the entire agreement between the user/viewer (the “User
”) and Metamarket Ventures Private Limited (“Company
” / “us
”) for using the Houzify website and mobile applications (collectively referred to as “Houzify
INFORMATION WE COLLECT
Personally Identifiable Information (PII)
Users may access and browse Houzify without signing up for the limited purpose of discovering images, designs, logos, video’s, ideas, stylebooks (collectively “Content”). In order to save, share images, comment or connect with other users, professionals and retailers it is mandatory for User to sign up or create a profile on Houzify. If you choose to sign up or create a profile on Houzify, you voluntarily provide us with all your details such as full name, location, age, gender, email address, mobile number and profile photo. The Company will not collect any PII unless the User elects to provide it to us.
By signing up or creating a profile on Houzify, you agree to receive communication from us about Houzify. Additionally by joining, you are agreeing to receive feedback and communications from third-parties within Houzify, including third-party providers of products or services who may comment on your postings within Houzify. All your communications, exchange of messages, comments, pictures through Houzify, may be stored by us in order to process and deliver them, allow you to manage them, and in order to investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with Houzify. Houzify may also enable you to connect to, at your initiation, third-party providers of products and services via your personal email address and mobile number.
Non-Personally Identifiable Information (NPII)
The Company may collect certain information that does not identify you or any other individual directly such as:
1. Houzify usage patterns;
2. Log data including browser types and settings, internet protocol address, date and time of your request;
3. Device information including type of device, settings of device, operating system, crash data, unique device identifiers, device location and requested and referring URL’s, mobile carrier;
4. Cookie, web beacons or similar technologies to log data depending on how you access Houzify and third party websites. Cookies used by us may be either “session” cookies (that last until you close your browser) or “persistent” cookies (that last until you or your browser delete them). Cookies may be used by us to transfer information about your use of Houzify including but not limited to the browser type used by you, the browser language, date and time of your visits and search preferences.
Information for Public Consumption
Users can upload and share designs, logos, images, stylebooks, videos, post ideas, comments on Houzify.
MANNER OF USAGE
Usage of PII
The Company will take all reasonable precautions for maintaining confidentiality of User’s data. The Company stores and maintains an industry-wide accepted professional standard for protection of PII and ensures that no PII is used for promotional or marketing activities.
Usage of NPII
The Company may use the NPII to analyse brand affinity analytics, study usage patterns to improve User experience and functionality of Houzify.
Usage of Information for Public Consumption
Information uploaded and posted by you on your profile will be displayed for public viewing. User can bookmark, share with their social networks and connect with the user who uploaded the Content based on this information.
INFORMATION SHARED WITH THIRD PARTY
Company may share User information with professionals and retailers to be able to understand and service the request of the User or provide customer support. Information may include User’s project details/ requirements and contact details.
Company may share User information with its affiliated entities such as subsidiaries, joint ventures or other companies under common control and those who have agreed to this Policy.
Company may transfer information to another company in case Company is acquired by or is merged with another company.
Notwithstanding the above, the Company in no way guarantees that such information will not be accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed by breach of firewalls and secured server software. The Company hereby disclaims any liability related to a security breach or loss of your information to the greatest extent permissible by law.
RETENTION, UPDATING INFORMATION AND DEACTIVATION OF ACCOUNT
The Company shall not be responsible for the authenticity of the information provided by you. If your information changes or you wish to deactivate your account, you may correct, update, amend, delete, remove or deactivate your User account details as well as delete your account at any time.
CHANGES AND UPDATES