(a) Required Registration Information
Participants must create an account to use the Platform. An account may require the Participants to provide at least first name, last name, and mobile phone number (“Account Information”).
(b) Participant Profile Information
(c) Social Media Information
If you choose to register for the Platform via a third-party service with which you have an account like Facebook, we collect information from your third-party accounts, such as name, email address, profile picture, list of friends, people you follow, likes, work, and education history, current city or other third-party account information that your privacy settings in your third-party account permit us to access. Third-party services, such as Facebook and other social networking services, have their policies concerning the collection, use, sharing, and protection of your information. Poocho does not have any control over how any third-party services use or disclose the information they collect about you. Poocho shall not be responsible for any information disclosed by any such third-party and no claims shall further be brought against Poocho.
(d) Information Provided by Participants in Response to Studies
(e) Information We Automatically Collect as You Access and Use the Platform
To provide Platform, we may require certain user information and may obtain the same through User-provided data or automatic data collection. In addition to any information that you choose to submit to us, we and our third-party service providers use a variety of technologies that automatically (or passively) collect certain information whenever you visit or interact with the Platform (“Usage Information”). This Usage Information includes the browser that you are using, the URL that referred you to the Platform, all of the areas within the Platform that you visit, and the time of day, among other information. In addition, we collect the IP address or other unique identifier (“Device Identifier”) for a user’s computer or other device used to access the Platform (a “Device”). A Device Identifier is a number that is automatically assigned to a Device used to access the Platform, and our computers identify a Device by its Device Identifier. With your permission, we and our service providers collect and use precise location data, cellphone movement sensor data, or information about the websites or apps you visit. We collect and use your Device’s operating system and version, Device type, and carrier name if you are using the App on a Mobile Device. A few of the methods that we use to collect Usage Information include, without limitation, cookies, beacons, and embedded scripts (any subsequent technology and methods hereafter developed).
• Advertisements on Other Websites. We display advertisements for recruiting Participants on other websites and services. When you click on a Poocho advertisement on these other websites and services, we receive information about the website or service that served the advertisement, and which advertisement you clicked. If you then interact with our Platform, we may combine the information about your activity with our advertisement with the information we subsequently collect and/or you subsequently submit on our Website.
• Email Receipt. If you receive an email from us, we may use certain analytics tools, such as clear GIFs to capture data such as when you open our message or click on any links or banners our email contains. This data allows us to gauge the effectiveness of our communications and marketing campaigns.
(f) Payment and Tax Information
If you are a Participant, we collect your Paytm or Google Pay or online banking/payment account information and such other associated information, to provide compensation for Studies; Participants who earn over certain amounts of compensation may be required to provide additional documentation to allow Poocho to send certain tax documentation.