TappUm Privacy Policy

Privacy policy

TappUm B.V. operates the TappUm services. We do this with an app and a website. In this privacy statement, we explain how we handle the personal data we obtain through the services. By signing up for a TappUm account you consent to the use of your personal data in accordance with this privacy policy.

TappUm is a social video platform.
We respect your privacy.
We only store information that is necessary for you to use TappUm.
You can get in touch with us via privacy@tappum.com.

Processing of personal data by TappUm

TappUm respects your privacy and will ensure that the personal data that you may provide to TappUm is always treated confidentially and in accordance with applicable privacy law .

The personal data we collect and what we use it for

When you make and upload videos with TappUm, or when you comment on a video on TappUm, it is necessary to have a TappUm account. When you register for TappUm account, we collect and use the following personal data:

  • Your screenname, a real name or an alias, what you prefer. This name is also visible when you place a comment.
  • Your member profile image.
  • Your member e-mail address.
  • Your password or a third-party authentication such as Facebook Login.
  • What you share on TappUm: movies, likes, the channels you follow, comments, etc.

We currently don’t ask for a real name, birthdate or gender.

We use the data to contact you, to inform you about new videos/services both in the app and outside of it, and to show you advertising and other third-party content based on your use of TappUm.

If you contact us via mail with a question we process the name you give us and your e-mail address.

Your data is protected against unauthorized access and loss through the use of various electronic, technical, physical, administrative and contractual measures.

Cookies from Tappum

TappUm uses cookies when you visit the TappUm website.
If you visit this site the following data will be stored in a cookie:

  • your IP address
  • a session number
  • your username, if you have a TappUm account

We use these cookies to:

  • remember your log-in information
  • make it possible to share videos

If you do not want this, you can prevent the use of cookies by changing the browser-settings on your computer. This may have as a result that the usability of our website is reduced or that our website becomes completely or partially inaccessible.

The third party services described below also place cookies. Please refer to their privacy policies to see how.

Google Analytics

We use aggregated Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (Google). Google processes your IP address and information about how you use this website. This information is generated by means of cookies on your computer and then transmitted to computers of Google in the United States.

Google uses this information to track how you use the website, to prepare reports on website activity for website operators like TappUm and to offer other services relating to website activity and Internet usage. Google may provide this information to third parties where Google is obliged to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. To learn about Google’s information practices visit: http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.

JW Player

To enable video, we use JW Player for some videos. JW Player is offered by LongTail Ad Solutions, Inc. and they place a cookie on your device when the JW Player is used. You can find more about the purpose and scope of data collection by LongTail, how it uses this data, as well as your rights in their privacy policy at http://www.jwplayer.com/privacy/.

Social Media Plugins and Logins

Embedded on our website and in the app are various links to social media and video sharing media networks such as Facebook and Twitter. You can also Loging with Facebook or Instagram . These links are identified by their respective logo’s. If you click on one of these links, then the respective plugins are activated and establish a direct connection to that service. If you clicks one of those links, and you have an account for the service and are logged in, information about the video you were viewing will be forwarded to that social media network.

You can find more about the purpose and scope of data collection via these networks, how they use this data, as well as your rights in their respective privacy settings section:
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/privacy
Instagram: https://instagram.com/about/legal/privacy/

Questions and right of access and correction

If you have questions about the processing of your personal data by TappUm, or if you want to know what data we process, please contact us at privacy@tappum.com.