Privacy Policy and Term’s of service.

The terms 'We', 'Us', or 'Our' in this agreement refer to the development team of Hitbytes Technologies.

We value your privacy and security, and we are dedicated to protecting the information you provide in our mobile application. Our commitment to you is reflected in our Privacy Policy, which ensures that your data remains your property and is safeguarded to the best of our ability. This Policy extends to all of our products, services, and platforms, including our website and other digital channels. We are serious about protecting your privacy and processing your personal data with care, and we've outlined the details in this Policy Notice. If you have any questions or concerns about our data processing or this Privacy Policy, please don't hesitate to contact our customer support. We're here to help you understand your rights and defend them.

Accepting Privacy Policy and the terms of service

By accessing and using our app or any other services we offer, you acknowledge and agree to be bound by this Policy. This Policy constitutes a legally binding agreement between you and us.

Changing our privacy policy and terms of service:

We reserve the right to modify this Policy and our Terms of Service from time to time. If we make any changes, we will notify you through the app or by other means. Your continued use of our app or Services following any such modification constitutes your acceptance of the updated Policy. If you do not agree with the revised Policy, you may delete your app account at any time.

What is personal data?

Personal data refers to any information that pertains to an identifiable or identified individual. This means that an individual can be identified, either directly or indirectly, by such information, which could include an identification number or any factors specific to their physical, physiological, mental, economic, cultural, or social identity.
Special categories of data, also known as sensitive data, include information that reveals an individual's racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, trade-union membership, and data concerning health or sex life. The processing of such sensitive data is generally prohibited, except in certain circumstances as specified by law.

Personal data which we handle

We only process your personal data with your consent, when it is necessary for the performance of a contract to which you are a party, or when it is necessary for us to comply with a legal obligation. We describe below the processing of your personal data, including the specific purposes, legal basis, and storage duration.

When you sign up to our app, we may process your name based on your consent. We will retain your name as long as you have an account with us.

Email address:
We process your email address for the purpose of enabling login and creating an identity in our system. Your email address may also be used for support and marketing purposes, provided that you have given your explicit consent. Signing up to our app is optional, and any processing of your email address will be based on your consent. We will keep your email address until you delete your account and data.

Other information submitted by the user:
If you choose to upload recipes, we will store that data on our cloud database, but we will not share it with any third parties. The recipe may include images/photos and text information that you have added. We may also use your profile picture for your account. Please note that any user-generated recipe content may be displayed publicly in our app to all users. We will only process this data with your consent, and it will be kept until you delete the recipe or choose to delete your account with all associated data.
In addition, you may post reviews to recipes and add images to them. You may also post in chef communities, which are publicly visible to all users of the app. This data will also be kept until you choose to delete it or delete your account with all associated data.
We reserve the right to delete user-generated content that violates any of our policies. Users are solely responsible for the content they upload, and they should ensure that they have the necessary rights to do so. If content is found to be in violation of our policies, it may be removed. We also provide users with report options to notify us of any violations.

Deletion after inactivity

We adhere to the principle of retaining your information for no longer than necessary for the purposes for which it was collected and processed. The duration of time for which we retain your information is determined by the purposes for which we collected and used it, and/or as required to comply with applicable laws.

Permitted Users

By creating an account, you confirm that you are either 13 years of age or older, or that you have obtained permission from your legal guardian/parent to use the app. If you are unsure about whether you have reached the age of 13 or if you are unclear about this section, please seek assistance from your legal guardian or parent before creating an account. For more information about children's privacy, please refer to our Children's Privacy policy.
You may only create an account on behalf of others if you are authorized to do so as a parent, guardian, or legal representative. By creating such an account, you certify and agree that you have the authority to do so, that we are entitled to rely on your certification as true, and that you will hold us harmless from any claims by the account holder that you did not have authority to create an account on their behalf.
We reserve the right to restrict eligibility for using our app or Services, and to reject any account creation or deletion requests at our sole discretion, without incurring any liability. We will exercise this right only where we have a reasonable concern or issue.

Youtube API Services Terms of Use and Privacy Policies

Our app using Youtube API Services to show instruction videos for cooking, Youtube's privacy and terms of use may affect this service. By using our app, you are agreeing to be bound by the YouTube Terms of Service. Youtube may show thrid party advertisements on the videos. You can refer YouTube's Terms of Service and Google Privacy Policy for more reference.

Subscriptions and premium accounts

Subscriptions and premium accounts paid activation of the premium account is optional. The specific characteristics of the premium account, in particular price, term and the features included in the premium account are displayed within the app.The free trial period is only valid for some particular users. If you are eligible for free trial, After the free trail period, your subscriptions will be automatically renewed and charged as per the selected plan period. You can cancel subscription at any time on Google Play subscriptions page. Subscription cancellation goes into effect only after the current billing period has passed. The available payment methods depend on the users location. The additional content and functions of the premium account are digital content. The users does not acquire any property right in them, only a simple right of use limited to the term of the content or availability of the content. After the end of its term, the premium account automatically turns into a regular user account again.

How We Share and Disclose Your Information

Service Providers:
We provide access to or share your information with operations and maintenance contractors and other third parties who perform services on our behalf. They have access to perform these services but are prohibited from using your information for other purposes. They provide a variety of services to us, including billing, sales, marketing, test proctoring, product content and features, advertising, analytics, research, customer service, data storage, security, fraud prevention, payment processing, and legal services.
Protection of the app and Others:
By using the app, you agree that we may access, retain, and disclose the information we collect about you if it's necessary to comply with the law or a legal process, enforce our agreements with you, investigate potential violations of our policies, respond to claims of third-party rights infringement, respond to customer service requests, or protect the rights, property, or safety of the app, our users, or the public. This may include sharing information with other companies for purposes such as fraud prevention, spam/malware prevention, and compliance with applicable laws.

Business Transfers:
As we grow and expand our business, we may engage in partnerships, mergers, or acquisitions with other companies. In such scenarios, user information may be among the transferred assets. If any portion or all of our assets are sold or transferred to a third-party, customer information (including email addresses) may be included as part of the business assets. We will comply with any mandatory restrictions under applicable laws regarding the transfer of such information.

Related Entities and Affiliates:
We may share information with our affiliated companies that are under common ownership or control for the purposes outlined in this Privacy Policy.

Ads on the app:
We may share some of your information with our business partners to deliver ads that may interest you, such as your location, browser and cookie data, and usage data. Third-party ad servers or ad networks may use various technologies to compile information about your visits and usage patterns on the Service and to measure the effectiveness of their ads. However, we do not sell, rent, or share your information with these third-party ad servers or ad networks for their own marketing purposes.

You acknowledge and accept that parties with whom you share Your Data may have different privacy policies and terms of use from ours. Prior to sharing Your Data, it is your responsibility to review and accept the privacy policy and terms and conditions of any parties with whom you share Your Data, and the implications of such sharing. You agree not to hold us responsible for any use or publication of Your Data that you have chosen to share.
We will not make Your Data available to anyone without your instruction or permission, except as we state in this Policy. We reserve the right to provide any information to the authorities if we believe in good faith that we have a legal obligation to do so or if there is a threat of physical harm or other damage to you, our company, or someone else.
If we stop operating for any reason, we will notify you in advance, where possible, and allow you to delete Your Data. If we are acquired, merged, or operated by another company, that company may change this Policy or our Terms of Use, including provisions governing how it treats Your Data. You may be notified of any changes to this Policy, and if the changes are not acceptable to you, you may choose to export Your Data, close your account, and delete its contents.


We take the security of Your Data seriously and have implemented measures to ensure its protection while it is within the app. When you use Services that require our employees or Service Providers to access Your Data to perform the Services, we have procedures in place to safeguard your security and privacy. However, we cannot guarantee that a breach will never occur or that Your Data will always be secure and will never be misused. You acknowledge and agree that we cannot be held responsible for any breach or unauthorized access to or use of Your Data, but we will notify users using email or other available means in case of a breach.
We offer various ways for you to share Your Data, such as email, text, other apps, and social media, which do not encrypt or protect Your Data during transmission. You understand and agree that when you use these tools, you do so at your own risk and that we cannot be held responsible for any unauthorized access or use of Your Data resulting from such sharing.
To prevent unauthorized access to Your Data, we strongly recommend that you follow best practices for safe passwords and do not share your credentials or Your Data with anyone whom you do not trust.

Service providers

Occasionally, we may establish business relationships with other companies that we believe are reliable and have confirmed that their privacy practices align with ours. These companies, which we call "Service Providers," may offer services like hosting and maintenance, data storage and management, or other types of support. To perform their duties, we only provide Service Providers with the necessary information and they are required to use reasonable security measures appropriate for the type of information involved to protect Your Data from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. Our Service Providers are prohibited from using Your Data for any other purpose than what is specified by us and in compliance with our privacy policy.
We use the following Service providers:
Google Firebase (Google LLC) : For cloud storage
Google Admob: For Advertisements
Youtube Api services: For showing YouTube instruction videos ( Youtube's Terms)

Privacy standards

You have complete ownership and control over your content and account, and can decide how much of your data you share with others. It is your responsibility to verify the identity of anyone you invite to your account and monitor their access and use of your account and data. We are not liable for any unauthorized access or use of your account or data by anyone you have authorized. As required by GDPR, we will disclose the personal data we collect and process about you, as well as the purposes for which we use that data, in this Privacy Notice.

The Regulation in its entirety in your language may be accessed by following this link:
Would you like to defend your rights, which are listed in this Privacy Notice, you may contact us using the contact information listed below.

Deleting your account

Once you create an account with us, it will remain active until you or we delete it. You can terminate your account and stop using the app at any time. If you choose to delete your account only, your recipe data will remain in our system and we will retain ownership rights to that content. Alternatively, you can delete your account and all data you have created in the app by selecting the ‘delete account and data’ option. We reserve the right to suspend or delete your account for reasons including but not limited to, lack of use, violation of this Privacy Policy or our Terms and Conditions, or other reasons which we deem sufficient in our discretion. Please note that once you delete Your Data, it cannot be recovered. If you have given access to Your Data to third parties for analytical or other purposes in both anonymous and/or personally identified formats, and have agreed that some or all of Your Data will not be deleted in the future, then Your Data will continue to be stored, shared, and used as you have consented.

Children’s Privacy

This website is intended for use by individuals who are 13 years of age or older, and we do not knowingly collect personal information from anyone under 13 years of age. If we become aware that we have collected personal information from a child under 13 without obtaining parental consent, we will take immediate steps to delete that information from our servers. If you are a parent or legal guardian and believe that we might have collected information from your child without your consent, please contact us immediately so that we can take appropriate action.

Contact Details

Hitbytes Technologies
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