wit Privacy Policy


Released on Feb. 9 of 2018


Welcome to wit(“Service”) presented by Playlist("company", "we," "us" or "our"). Our Privacy Policy explains how we and some of the companies we work with collect, use, share and protect information in relation to the provision of Service.


By using Service, you understand and agree that we are providing a platform for you to make a story by posting text, graphics, photos, videos or other materials (collectively referred to as "Content"), to the Service and to share stories publicly. This means that other users may search for, see, use, or share any of your Content that you make publicly available through the Service, consistent with the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use.




1. Information We collect


1) Information you directly provide us


We collect your profile picture, username and email address when you log in to our Service by engaging your social login(s)(LINE, Facebook, Kakao and Google). The collection of your email address is optional, which means you can exclude it while using the social login or we do not ask for you to submit the information when you do not have your email address pre-registered with the social platform you choose to use when logins are needed for the Service.


2) Information you provide us when you use our services


Because wit is about making a story and sharing it with people, there is some information we collect when you access our Service, which we use to facilitate the broad range of communications offered through our Service, to provide you cool features and functionality, and to enable all the other purposes described in this privacy policy. We explain all this below:


Usage Information. We collect information about your activities on the Service and stories you make and post to share. For example, we collect information such as the time, date, viewer of a story, the number of story you post, etc. Also, any logs automatically created through using our Service can be collected by default or human-engaged system settings.

Content Information. Content can be construed as PII sometimes. It’s contextual. We collect Content Information as defined above. We can also make some inferences by analyzing your Content Information alongside with the activities you engage in the Service.

Device Information. We collect information about your device, including the hardware model, operating system and version, browser type and language, and mobile network information. And we do collect a unique device identifier, UUID. We also collect certain device information that will help us diagnose problems in the (hopefully rare) event you experience any crash or other problem while using our Services. So, for example, if we detect a crash or other problematic event, we may collect the list of apps on your device and other information about your device’s performance at the time of the event for troubleshooting purposes.

Camera and Photos. To make a story out of the stored pictures, movies, or any other materials on your Device, we might require us to use your device’s camera and photos function or any other permissions needed. We’ll access your camera, photos or any other materials on your Device, only after you give us your consent.

Location Information. When you use our services we may collect information about country and city you’re in by using geo-location services.

We do not use Internet cookies or any other tracking technologies other than Google Analytics for Firebase. For more information, read the ‘3) Analytics Information’ below.


3) Analytics information. We use third-party analytics tool(s) to help us measure traffic and usage trends for the Service. These tools collect information sent by your device or our Service, including the web pages you visit, add-ons, and other information that assists us in improving the Service. We collect and use this analytics information with analytics information from other users so that it cannot reasonably be used to identify any particular individual User. We specifically use Google Analytics for Firebase. For more information about this tool, you can visit ‘How Google uses data when you use our partners’ sites or apps (http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/partners/)



2. How We Store Your Information


1) The information you directly provide us will be technically and organizationally protected based on sensitivity of the information’s nature. Some information might be encrypted after collection or separately stored from other data based on the risk assessment.


2) You are responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your unique password and account information, and for controlling access to the service at all times as the account information is not collected and/or stored in our system.



3. How We Use Information


We do our utmost to provide you with an amazing set of Services that we improve with the information we collect from you. But we do a lot more as well, such as:



4. How We Share Information


Here’s the type of information we may share about you with others and how we do so:


When you post a story, the viewers might see your profile while they are reading your story. They might see the number of people who read your story or their reactions as we add more functionalities. They will also see other story-related information displayed such as the genre, characters, or any other story-related data shown to them.

We may share information about you with service providers who perform services on our behalf.

With respect to jointly offered services or functionality or services offered separately by other companies through our Service, we may share information about you with business partners to provide the Services and functionality you request and to communicate with you about those Services;

We may share information about you in response to legal process or a request for information if we believe disclosure is consistent with, or required by, any applicable law, rule, or regulation; to investigate or remedy potential violations of our user agreements or policies, or to protect the rights, property, and safety of us, our users, or others; or in connection with, or during negotiations of, any merger, sale of company assets, financing, or acquisition of all or a portion of our business to another company.

We may share information about you with your consent or at your direction, or as otherwise provided in this privacy policy.

We may also share aggregated or de-identified information, which cannot reasonably be used to identify you.


The Service may also contain third-party links or be a co-branded or third-party-branded Service that’s being provided jointly with or by another company. By going to those links or by using a co-branded or third-party-branded Service, you may be providing personal information directly to the third party, us, or both. You acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for how those third parties collect or use your information. As always, we encourage you to review the privacy policies of every third-party website or service that you visit or use, including those third parties you interact with through our Services.



5. Your decision about your informations


Profile information

You can view, update or modify informations(nickname, interest pick, email address etc.) that you provided to us at “My Profile > Settings > Account” in our application. If you do not want to use our service anymore, you can delete your account by selecting “Delete Account”.

Content information

You can delete contents that you created by yourself following these steps: “My Profile > choose content > more (three dots) > Delete”

You can also delete contents you created and provided to us (profile information, all of your contents, contents you liked, recently viewed contents, saved content list etc.) by selecting “My Profile > Settings > Account > Delete Account’ in our application. Once you delete your account, you cannot modify or delete contents you uploaded. So if you need to partially delete your contents, please make sure to modify or delete content before deleting your account.

If you need to remove contents that you created after deleting your account, please notify us at witapp.team@gmail.com with list of contents you want to remove and your reason for removal. We will help delete your contents after verification process. Only content creator or his/her representative can request content removal. If the request is made by the representative of the content creator, we can ask the representative to submit a power of attorney so that we can confirm he/she is the legitimate representative of the content creator. We can reject a removal request if the request is not given by the content creator (or his/her legitimate representative) or preservation is required by the law. We will explain the reasons for rejection cases.



6. Children’s Privacy


Playlist. respects the privacy of children under the terms of COPPA. We do not knowingly collect or solicit any information from anyone under the age of 13 or knowingly allow such persons to register for the Service. The Service and its content are not directed at children under the age of 13. In the event that we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under age 13 without parental consent, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us via witapp.team@gmail.com.



6. Change to Our Privacy Policy


Playlist. may modify or update this Privacy Policy from time to time, so please review it periodically. We may provide you additional forms of notice of modifications or updates as appropriate under the circumstances. Your continued use of Playlist. or the Service after any modification to this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such modification.