Alexa Skill

Privacy Policy

Welcome to our Privacy Policy

Your privacy is critically important to us.

This Influents Innovations Alexa Skill Privacy Policy describes how Influents Innovations (“Influents Innovations”, “Influents”, “us”, “our” or “we”) protects your (“you”, “your”, or “the user”) privacy and your data when using any of Influents’ Alexa Skills (“our Skills”). Before using any of our Alexa Skills, please read this Influents Innovations Alexa Skill Privacy Policy and the Influents Innovations Alexa Skill Terms of Use as well as the Alexa Terms of Use and the Privacy Policies by the Amazon Digital Services LLC (with its affiliates, “Amazon”), which also govern and apply to any use by you of our Skills.

Regarding Amazon, “Alexa” means the Alexa Voice Service which includes third-party services (like our Skills), any third-party Alexa enabled hardware (such as Amazon’s “Echo” device”), and other related Software.

If you use one of our Skills, you fully agree to this Influents Innovations Alexa Skill Privacy Policy.

User Provided Information

When you use one of our Skills, you have to “talk” to Alexa. Your voice input is sent to Amazon and us, where we use it to understand what our Skill should do for you. This is necessary for our Skill to give you an appropriate answer to any of your queries posed to our Skill or to provide feedback on that voice input.

In addition, our Skills may obtain information that you provide when you download and register our Skills through the Amazon Alexa skills web site. In the context of research studies, there may be a requirement for pre-registration and in those cases appropriate consents would be requested before pre-registration. Should your registration be required to use future enhancements, please keep in mind that you may not be able to use some of the features offered by the Skills unless you register with us. Credit card information is not collected by any of our Skills at this time. Any information that you share with Amazon’s own online app store during purchase is held by Amazon and covered by Amazon’s own privacy policy(ies).

We will not normally use any information you provide to us in the Skill to contact you. Important information concerning required notices, upgrades and/or bug-fix notifications to any of our Skills, or marketing promotions will normally be distributed by means of the Amazon Alexa skills site.

If one of our Skills has a companion website, it is possible that our Skill will collect your login information. Any future enhancements to our Skills which enable to us to collect your login information will be notified to you at the time of delivery or upgrade, and you may consent to, or otherwise opt-out, of such collection at any time.

Automatically Collected Information

In addition, our Skills may automatically collect certain of your information as part of normal operation within the context of the Amazon Alexa environment, including, but not limited to, your hardware device(s) unique ID (such as the IMEI associated with your device(s)), a unique user ID, your internet protocol (IP) addresses, type of browser, browser version, your prior usage of our Skills, and information about the way you use our Skills. Our Skills may also employ “cookies”, which are files with small amounts of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies may be sent to your browser from one of our or Amazon’s website and stored on your computer’s hard drive. We use “cookies” to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Skills.

None of our Skills collects precise information about the location of your device (such as the physical location where your device is being used. Only aggregated, anonymized data that may be automatically collected by our Skills will be periodically transmitted to Amazon’s software environment and services to help us improve the Skills and the services you received from them.

We may share User Provided and Automatically Collected Information (“your information”) with third parties only in the ways that are described in this Influents Innovations Alexa Skill Privacy Policy. We will not sell this information.

We may disclose User Provided and Automatically Collected Information:

  • As required by law, such as to comply with a subpoena, court or administrative agency order, or similar legal process;
  • When we believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, or respond to a judicial, administrative agency, government request or investigation, or otherwise;
  • With our trusted services providers who work on our behalf, do not have an independent use of the information we disclose to them, and have agreed to adhere to the rules set forth in this privacy statement.
  • In the event of a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of the stock, business or assets of Influents Innovations (a “change in ownership”), you will be notified via the contact information you may have provided to us (if any) and/or via a prominent notice on our Web site of any such change in ownership of Influents Innovations and/or and changes to the uses of your information as a result of any such change in ownership, as well as any choices you may have regarding your information.

What are my Opt-Out Rights?

You may use the standard uninstall processes as may be available as part of your device or Amazon account.