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Privacy Policy

Last revised on November 5, 2022

The Privacy Policy describes how and why Kind Robots Ltd. ("Kind Robots", "we", "us" or "our") might collect, store, use, and/or share ("process") your information when you use our services("Services") such as when you:

  • Visit our website at grammarerror.com (Site) and the Forum at forum.grammarerror.com, or any other website operated by Kind Robots that links to this privacy policy;
  • Download and use our mobile application, or any other application of ours that links to this privacy policy.

You are required to agree to our Privacy Policy to use our Services. If you have questions and concerns regarding this privacy policy, please contact us at support@kindrobots.com.

Kind Robots Ltd. is headquartered in Ontario, Canada. If you are a resident of the European Union ("EU"), Kind Robots Ltd. is the controller of your personal data for the purposes of EU data protection law.

Information we Collect

Kind Robots collect information about you, including information that directly or indirectly identifies you, if you or your other members choose to share it with Kind Robots. We receive information in a few different ways, including when you author content and participate in activities using the Services. Kind Robots also collect information about how you use the Services.

  • If you decide to create a user account, we collect basic account information such as your username, email address, and password;
  • Profile and use information when you perform activities on the website, contribute Content, fill your user profile information, use the Forum or otherwise use the Services.
  • Kind Robots allow you to sign up and log in to the Services using accounts you create with third-party products and services, such as Facebook or Google (collectively, "Third-Party Accounts"). If you access the Services with Third-Party Accounts we will collect information that you have agreed to make available such as your name, email address, profile information and preferences with the applicable Third-Party Account. This information is collected by the Third-Party Account provider and is provided to Kind Robots under their privacy policies. You can generally control the information that we receive from these sources using the privacy settings in your Third-Party Account.
  • We may also collect information about you from other members such as when they give you Likes or comment about you.
  • We collect information from your browser, which provide us with technical information when you access or use the Services. This technical information includes network information, cookies, log files and analytics information.

Cookies and Similar Technologies

When you visit the Services, a cookie will be stored on your computer. Kind Robots use these technologies to personalize your experience and to assist in delivering content specific to your interests. If you create a user account using the Services, cookies are used to authenticate you to give you access to your Account.

Most browsers automatically accept cookies. To manage the collection of information through cookies or other equivalent technology you can use the settings on your browser or mobile device. Not accepting cookies may make certain features of the Services unavailable to you. Kind Robots may also use your IP address to identify you, to administer the Services and to assist in diagnosing problems with Kind Robots servers.

Some of the ads may be served by Google. You can learn more about how Google uses cookies for advertising by visiting: https://policies.google.com/technologies/ads.

Log Files

The Services use log files. Stored information includes IP addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, and number of clicks. This information is used to analyze trends, administer, protect and secure the Services, track member movement in the aggregate, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses, etc., may be linked to session IDs, user IDs and device identifiers.

How We Use the Information

Kind Robots use the information we collect and receive to administer and operate the Services and as otherwise described in this Privacy Policy. For example, we use your learning information to provide you with data about your progress and visualizations answered questions. Your information, including your profile, username, photos, your activities, and likes and comments you give and receive will be shared on the Site and the Forum to participate in the Services, for example to show your place in the rankings.

We also use your information to analyze, develop and improve the Services. To do this, Kind Robots may use third party analytics providers to gain insights into how our Services are used and to help us improve the Services, provide support related to the Services, protect members and enforce our Terms of Service, promote safety, and communicate with you. Additionally, your information may be shared with third parties, as set forth below.

Kind Robots may de-identify or aggregate the content you make available in connection with the Services, in ways that do not personally identify you. Examples of such aggregated information or statistical data include information about equipment, usage, demographics, and performance.

We use your information to communicate with you about the Services, or let you know about new features or updates to our Terms of Service. We also use your information to respond to you when you contact us. Kind Robots will use your information to communicate with you, for example by sending you notifications.

How Information is Shared

Publicly Available Information

The information and content you decide to share on our website may be publicly accessible. Note that content you have shared with others (for example, through Forum) or that others have copied may also remain visible after you have deleted your account or deleted the information from your own profile. Your public profile may be displayed in search engine results until the search engine refreshes its cache.

Legal Requirements

We may preserve and share your information with third parties, including law enforcement, public or governmental agencies, or private litigants, within or outside your country of residence, if we determine that such disclosure is reasonably necessary to comply with the law, including to respond to court orders, warrants, subpoenas, or other legal or regulatory process.

DMCA Notices

We may share your information with third parties when we forward Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) notifications, which will be forwarded as submitted to us without any deletions.

How We Protect Information

We take several measures to safeguard the collection, transmission and storage of the data we collect. Although we strive to employ reasonable protections for your information information, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be absolutely secure, and Kind Robots cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit. Transmitting personal information is done at your own risk.

Managing Your Settings

You can adjust Notification preferences via user account Login menu -> Settings -> Notifications. Personal data will be automatically destroyed when the User deletes their personal account on the Website. Self-service personal account deletion is available via Login menu -> Settings -> Delete My Account and Data.

Retention of Information

We retain information as long as it is necessary to provide the Services to you and others, subject to any legal obligations to further retain such information. Information associated with your account will generally be kept until it is no longer necessary to provide the Services or until you ask us to delete it or your account is deleted whichever comes first. Additionally, we may retain information from deleted accounts to comply with the law, prevent fraud, collect fees, resolve disputes, troubleshoot problems, assist with investigations, enforce the Terms of Service and take other actions permitted by law. The information we retain will be handled in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

Privacy Policy Information

Kind Robots reserve the right to modify this Privacy Policy at any time. Please review it occasionally. If Kind Robots make changes to this Privacy Policy, the updated Privacy Policy will be posted on the Services in a timely manner. If you object to any of the changes to this Privacy Policy, you should stop using the Services and delete your account.