Welcome to use BUD App (“App”), which is designated and operated by BUD INTERACTIVE PTE. LTD. (hereinafter referred to as “BUD Interactive”, “we” or “us”). App provides users (hereinafter “you”) a virtual platform to create and experience 3D interactive content with other users, such as to create, play, hangout and explore 3D experiences built by the community, use your imagination to create something cool to share with the community, create and list your NFT, and create your BUD Wallet (hereinafter “Services”). We respect your privacy. We will take security protection measures according to the requirements under the applicable laws and regulations and try our best to protect your personal data.1. Who we are 2. How, for what reason and on what legal basis we collect your data
In order to facilitate your login and use of relevant services on App and provide you with a better user experience and services, we may collect and use your data. Through this Policy, we hope to explain to you how we collect, use, store and disclose your data when you use our product and services, and how we provide you with access to, update, control and protect your data.
If you have any questions, comments or suggestions about this Policy or if you would like to make a complaint about a potential breach of relevant laws and regulations, please contact us through the contact information provided by BUD Interactive in this Policy.
BUD INTERACTIVE PTE. LTD. is the data controller for all users’ personal data.
“Personal data” is any information recorded electronically or by other means about users which could, alone or together with other information, personally identify them or otherwise be reasonably linked or connected with them, but not include anonymized information. Information such as a username and password, an email address, a real name, an Internet protocol (IP) address, and a photograph are examples of “personal data.”
To the extent that our processing of your personal data is subject to certain data privacy protection laws (including, but not limited to, Personal Data Protection Act (“PDPA”), the European Union’ s General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) , the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (“CCPA”), together hereafter “appliable laws”)., we will also notify you about the legal basis on which we process your personal data and your rights under such laws.
Our legal basis for collecting and using the personal data described in this Policy depends on the personal data we collect and the specific context in which we collect the information:
Other legal basis permitted by applicable laws. We use various methods to collect your personal data, including:
2.1 Personal data we collect directly from you
(1) Log in
In order to log in the App, you need to submit mobile number, gender and username. Your gender information will be used to generate your virtual social avatar. You may also log in the App with a third-party account, e.g. WeChat account, QQ account or Tik Tok account, where we will collect your public information, including user ID, profile, username, region and gender under such third-party account. . If you refuse to provide the corresponding information, you will not be able to log in the App. We process such information on the basis of performing our contract (BUD Service Agreement) with you and your consent.
(2) Refine basic user information
In order to refine your basic user information, you can choose to provide the date of your birthday. If you refuse to provide the corresponding information, the functions of App will not be impacted. We process such information on the basis of performing our contract (BUD Service Agreement) with you and your consent.
(3) Create your BUD Wallet
To create your account for BUD Wallet through which you can create and list your NFT, we will collect your wallet address, password, bank account number, email address and application programming interface (API)-key.We may also collect the transaction information about the transactions you make via BUD Wallet, such as the name of the recipient, your name, the amount, and/or timestamp. However, we will never collect or ask you to share your private key, wallet seed, or recovery phrase. Never trust anyone or any site that asks you to enter your private keys, wallet seed or recovery phrase.
(4) Public Posting
You can post comments and leave feedback through our App. Any content, including such comments, feedback, and notes that you choose to post through our App is available to the public by default. Please remember that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information for both us and other users to use and share. Take care not to share personal data unless you intend for that data to become public. Please also be considerate and respectful of others while using the community to share your opinions. We reserve the right, but do not have the obligation, to review and retain monitor such posting or any other content on our App, and to delete postings or content that may be viewed as inappropriate or offensive to others.
(5) Communications to us
You may contact us via email or by other means (for example, with questions about our Services, for customer support, or to let us know your ideas for new products or modifications to existing products). When you do so, we collect the information you choose to provide us, such as your contact details, any images you choose to upload and the contents and nature of your message. You should not send sensitive personal data to us through our chat services or other means, unless we explicitly request that data as part of providing our Services to you. When you provide such information to us directly, you consent to the processing of this data by us and/or our Service providers. We process such information on the basis of performing our contract (BUD Service Agreement) with you and your consent.
(6) Creating and listing your NFT
You (“Creator”) can mint your User Generated Content (“User Content”) into Non-Fungible Token (“NFT” or “Digital Asset”) via our Services, which is done by the public blockchain. As a result, the User Content would be available to the public by default. During the creation and listing, you may voluntarily embed personal data in the Metadata of any minted NFT(s) or in the User Content referenced by the NFT. All personal data embedded in the metadata of NFT will not be available for deletion and there is no reasonable expectation of privacy for any personal data put in the Metadata or the User Content referenced by the NFT.
You should exercise cautions before including any personal data in the user generated content that you intend to create and list as NFT, unless you intend for that personal data to become public. You are solely responsible for ensuring their personal data or other sensitive data are properly protected during the minting and exhibition of NFT. For more information about NFT creation and listing, please refer to our NFT Terms TERMS OF SERVICE
(7) In-app purchase
We may collect other personal information when you use our other features and services of the Service. For example, when you make purchases on the Service, if you or your parents buy BUD Gems, we will collect additional information from the buyer in order to take the payment such as your name, billing address, email address and payment card details or other payment information.
2.2 Personal data collected by automated means
(1) Services Security
In order to provide continuous services and guarantee service quality and personalized services, we will record and save the information of your login and use of the services, including IP address, version, access date and time, We process this information on the basis of performing our contract (BUD Service Agreement) with you and our legitimate interests.
(2) Access to your device
Specific personal data collected through the above functions may need to enable us on your device to access your device permissions. You can view the state of your above permissions in your device through “Settings” (such as “Settings-Privacy” in iOS and “Settings-App Permissions” in Android) and turned on or off certain permission at any time. Please note that if you choose to enable these permissions, you expressly agree to authorize us to collect and use the personal data to achieve the above functions. When you turn off the permissions, you cancel these authorizations, and we will no longer collect and use your personal data, but the corresponding functions will be disabled. Please see the following details:
2.3 Personal data collected by SDK
For your using the Service, our App has integrated SDK or other similar applications of authorized partners. which will collect your personal data Please see the following table for details.
We will not share your personal identifiable information. Additionally, personal data does not include aggregated, non-personally identifying information that does not identify a user or cannot otherwise be reasonably linked or connected with them. We may use such aggregated, non-identifiable information for research purposes and to operate, analyze, improve, and optimize our App.
|NO.||SDK name||Processing Purpose /Relevant Service Scene||Provider||Personal data Collected||Private Policy Link|
|3||TikTok Business||Ad Tracking||TikTok||Device information||https://www.tiktok.com/legal/privacy-policy-row?lang=en|
|6||Firebase||Statistics||Firebase||Device Mode, IMEI||https://firebase.google.com/support/privacy|
|7||Flurry||Statistics||Flurry||Device Mode, IMEI||https://legal.yahoo.com/us/en/yahoo/privacy/index.html|
|8||Bugsnag||Bug Collection||Bugsnag||Device Mode||https://docs.bugsnag.com/legal/privacy-policy/|
|9||Sendbird||IM Chat||Sendbird||User Id，User Name，Profile URL||https://sendbird.com/privacy-policy|
|10||YouTube||Use of Information||Channel ID||https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en-HK&fg=1|
3. How we use your data
Your personal data may be used for the following purposes including to:
Provide you with the App, create your account and manage our relationship with you;
Improve and develop our products and services by analyzing how they are used and interacted with, as well as by assessing the use of and interactions with our App and certain content our customers send or display through the App, including by conducting data analytics to develop insights about you, your needs and preferences so we can make more informed predictions, recommendations and products for our customers;
Run and manage our business, including resolving billing and financial disputes;
Provide features to you;
Connect you with other users;
Communicate with you, such as sending you electronic notifications;
Protect against misuse or abuse of our services and ensure compliance with our terms, including in relation to content our customers send or display through the App;
Market our services, products and experiences, including to deliver gifts and promotional materials, product recommendations and other non-transactional communications via email, post, telephone, SMS or push notifications, in accordance with your marketing preferences;
Personalize your experience and tailor recommendations, advertising and offers presented to you, including through the development of insights about you and your needs based on your interactions with the products, services and offerings of our App;
Combine and anonymize information about your interactions with BUD Technology to create aggregate, anonymized statistics for use in research and for marketing, promoting, improving and developing our platform;
Provide you with support and resolve disputes;
Comply with our legal and regulatory requirements;
Protect the rights, property, safety or security of BUD Technology, our customers, employees or others and prevent fraudulent or illegal activity;
Exercise our rights in the course of judicial, administrative or arbitration proceedings;
Enforce, remedy or apply our Terms of Service or other agreements and/or;
Process your data for other purposes that are compatible with the disclosed purposes if and where this is permitted by applicable law.
4. How we share or disclose your data
We may share your personal data with third parties under one of the following circumstances:
(i) With your consent
We share your personal data, if you consent, after letting you know what information will be shared, with whom, and why.
(ii) With service providers and partners
We use third parties to help us operate and improve our Service. These third parties assist us with various tasks, including data hosting and maintenance, analytics, customer care, marketing, advertising, and security operations. We may also share information with partners who distribute and assist us in advertising our Services. For instance, we may share limited information on you in hashed, non-human readable form to advertising partners.Or when you or your parent purchase BUD Gems, so we may provide some of your information to them, but only because we need to in order to complete your transaction.
(iii) For legal disclosure
We strive for transparency in complying with legal process and legal obligations. Unless prevented from doing so by law or court order, or in rare, exigent circumstances, we make a reasonable effort to notify you of any legally compelled or required disclosure of your data. We may disclose personal data or other information we collect about you to law enforcement if required in response to a valid subpoena, court order, search warrant, a similar government order, or when we believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to comply with our legal obligations, to protect our property or rights, or those of third parties or the public at large.
(iv) Change in control or sale
5. How we keep your data
We will retain your personal data only for a limited period of time needed to fulfil the purposes of processing mentioned above, and will erase your personal data thereafter.
Where we enter into a contract with you, we will keep your data for the duration of the contractual relationship you have with us, and, to the extent permitted, after the end of that relationship for as long as necessary to perform the purposes set out in this notice. The criteria to determine the storage period are statutory and contractual requirements, the nature of our relationship with you, the nature of the data concerned and the technical requirements. Laws may require us to hold certain information for specific periods.
Where we process personal data for marketing purposes or with your consent, we process the data until you withdraw your consent and for a short period thereafter (to allow us to implement your requests). We also keep a record of the fact that you have asked us not to send you direct marketing or to process your data so that we can respect your request in future.
We will also delete your personal data when you object to the processing in accordance with your rights to your data (see below) or when we are obliged to delete it in accordance with an obligation under applicable law.
In other cases, we may retain data for an appropriate period after any relationship with you ends, to protect ourselves from legal claims, to administer our business, or to the extent permitted by applicable law, which may require us to hold your personal data for specific periods.
For further information about our approach to data retention, please contact us as set out in Section "Contact Us".
6. International transfers of personal data
7. Your rights to your data
We list the rights in relation to your data and how you can use them below. However, please note that the rights may vary from users according to the personal data protection laws in different countries or regions and may be limited in some situations – for example, where we can demonstrate that we have a legal requirement to process your data or where it is needed for proper performance of a contract. In some instances, this may mean that we are able to retain data even if you withdraw your consent.
The details of your NFT-related activities, including without limitation details of your NFT and BUD Wallet address (collectively,“On-chain Data”), are public information and stored on the publicly searchable blockchain that we do not control. If you use the Services, you are consenting to allow your On-chain Data to be cryptographically transmitted and stored on that public blockchain, and any deletion or modification of that On-chain Data (to the extent possible on a blockchain) is governed by the terms of the relevant Smart Contract, instead of us.
7.1 You may exercise the rights including:
7.2 Respond to Your Above-Mentioned Requests
You may exercise the aforementioned rights by contacting us via the contact details listed in this Policy.
In response to your above request, you may be required to provide a written request or otherwise prove your identity. We may ask you to verify your identity before processing your request. We will respond you as soon as possible. If you are not satisfied, you can also complain us via the contact details listed in this Policy.
8. How we protect your data
We strive to protect your data from loss, misuse, unauthorized reading or disclosure.
We use a variety of security technologies to ensure the security of information and prevent information from leakage, damage and loss through various security measures such as multiple server backup and password encryption.
We have established strict management system and procedures to ensure the security of your data. We only provide access rights to a few maintainers for the purpose of work and require them to keep users' information absolutely confidential.
We attach great importance to information security and compliance. We encrypt all sensitive/disclosure information you provide through secure technology, and fully guarantee your data security with industry-leading solutions.
In case of security events such as personal data leakage, we will launch the emergency plan to prevent the deterioration of security events, timely report to the data protection authorities, and inform you of the relevant information in the form of email, push notifications, announcement, etc., and offer you security suggestions.
We are only responsible for the disclosure of your personal data directly caused by us. Therefore, please keep your account number, password information, private keys, and any other authentications or codes that you use to access the Services properly to avoid the disclosure of your personal data, and do not provide above-mentioned information and other personal data to any third party.
9. How we process information about minors
If we find that we have collected personal data from a minor under the age of 13 or a minor under the age of 16 without the prior separate consent of a verifiable parent or other guardian, we will try to delete the data as soon as possible. At any time, if the guardian has reason to believe that we have collected personal data from minors, please contact us through the contact information set out in this policy.
10. Third-Party Links and Services
The Service may contain links to other websites not operated or controlled by BUD Interactive, including social media services (“Third Party Sites”). The information that you share with Third Party Sites will be governed by the specific privacy policies and terms of service of the Third Party Sites and not by this Policy. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of those third-party sites to learn about their practices or what rights you may have. By providing these links we do not imply that we endorse or have reviewed these sites. Please contact the Third Party Sites directly for information on their privacy practices and policies.
12. Contact Us
If you have any questions or comments on this Policy or if you have any requests to exercise your rights, please contact us at the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org. We will review the issues involved as soon as possible and reply after verifying your user identity as soon s as possible.