Last updated as of August 12, 2016.
RoomKaroo.com, LLC and its affiliates, successors and assigns (“RoomKaroo” “we,” “our” or “us”) respects your privacy and is committed to adhering to protecting the identity of visitors to the RoomKaroo website (available at https://www.roomkaroo.com, the “Website”), the Application and/or any other aspect of our Services. The Terms are applicable to (1) non-registered visitors of the Website (each, a “Guest”), (2) registered Users or Partner (each, a “Member”), and (3) to anyone else who accesses the Services. The terms “you”, “your”, “User” and “Users” refer to Guests, Members, and/or any other users of the Services.
BY VISITING THE WEBSITE, DOWNLOADING THE ROOMI APPLICATION, AND USING THE SERVICES, YOU UNEQUIVOCALLY AND UNAMBIGUOUSLY CONSENT TO THE COLLECTION AND PROCESSING IN THE UNITED STATES OF ANY INFORMATION COLLECTED OR OBTAINED BY US THROUGH VOLUNTARY SUBMISSIONS, AND THAT U.S. LAW GOVERNS ANY SUCH COLLECTION AND PROCESSING.
2. Information we collect about you
We collect certain personal information (“Personal Information”) so we can improve our Services and enhance your experience. Any of the below activities with regard to the collection of usage information may be performed on our behalf by our Vendors (as defined in Section 4, below) and other service providers.
While you may access some of the Services without registration, many of the Services require registration, as more fully set forth in the Terms. Upon registration to the Services, creation of a Listing, communication with us or with fellow Users, or if you otherwise use our Services, you may be required or otherwise have the option to submit certain information, some of which may personally identify you. Such information may include any questions, comments or problems you report to us, your first and last name, your geo-location (if you assent), Third-Party Account (defined below) profile and login information, Third-Party Account contact lists and information about and photos of your Third-Party Account contacts who might be common Third-Party Account contacts with other RoomKaroo Users, profile/Unit images, tags, age, preferred move-in date, preferred rental duration, rental description, Unit amenities, Unit location, videos, phone number, home address, date of birth, e-mail address, credit card information, biographical information, username and password. You are solely responsible for ensuring the accuracy of the Personal Information you submit.
Information Automatically Collected. We may automatically collect information about Users, such as, the type of device you used and its operating system; the pages accessed most frequently and how pages are used; materials downloaded; search terms entered; the last login time; the last time you updated your account; or the time you created a Listing or otherwise published something through the Services. In the event that you login to your RoomKaroo account through our Facebook login system or otherwise access social media platforms via our Services, for example by logging into Instagram for the purposes of uploading photos to our Services or LinkedIn for providing certain other information (collectively, “Third-Party Accounts”), you authorize us to access the information you made publicly available on such Third-Party Accounts, including without limitation, your Instagram photos and, with respect to your Facebook account, the following: your Facebook profile (consistent with your Facebook privacy settings), your email address, interests, likes, gender, birthday, education, relationship interest, current city, photos, personal description and any other information made available to us via Facebook (collectively, “Facebook Content”). Subject to the privacy settings that you have set in your Facebook account, personally identifiable information that you post to Facebook will be available on and through your RoomKaroo account on the Services.
We and/or our Vendors (as defined in Section 4 below) automatically receive and collect information from or about the computers, phones, or other devices where you install or access our Services, depending on the permissions you’ve granted, such as IP addresses, unique device identifiers, the URLs of websites you arrive at the Services from or leave the Services to go to, your type of browser and language, access times, the content of any undeleted cookies that your browser previously accepted from us, your operating system, your mobile provider, your mobile device, and your ISP. We may use such information to better understand how Users use our Services, to analyze trends, administer the Services, prevent fraud, and gather broad demographic information, such as country of origin.
Online Tracking. We may utilize cookies and other technologies, such as, web beacons (also known as “clear gifs” and “pixel tags”) to recognize you, customize your experience, provide advertisements and keep track of whether you are logged in. While you may disable the usage of cookies through your browser settings, we do not change our practices in response to a “Do Not Track” signal in the HTTP header from your browser or mobile application. We track your activities if you click on advertisements for RoomKaroo’s Services on third party platforms such as search engines and social networks, and may use analytics to track what you do in response to those advertisements. Cookies are small files placed on your computer, and they allow us to count the number of visitors to the Services and distinguish repeat