1. The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (including its servants and agents) (hereafter referred to as "the Government") are committed to fully implementing and complying with the data protection principles and all relevant provisions of the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance in relation to the operation of iCWeatherOS (hereafter referred to as “the App”). 

  2. The Privacy Policy may be modified or updated from time to time without prior notice.  Please check it regularly for any modifications.  Your continual use of the App after any modification to this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such modification. 

  3. To get the full functions of the App, a user account is required.  Your username, nickname, password and e-mail address would be collected upon account registration.  The above information is used strictly for the purpose of communication in connection with the organization of competitions and activities among users of the App.

  4. The App would collect your User Contents (e.g., weather photos, weather observations and reports, comments, and other materials) that you post to the App for sharing to the public.

  5. Your locations would be collected by the App when you choose to attach geographical information to your photos.  The location would be either retrieved automatically by GPS or specified by you.

  6. The App would collect non-personal information including: mobile device type, mobile device software version, geographical data, total time of the App usage and other non-personal app data as reasonably required by the App to help improve its features and functions.  Such general statistics are collected to compile statistical reports and diagnose problems with, or concerning, computer systems to help enhance the App. 

  7. The App supports sharing of User Contents (the "Share" function) via third party service providers  such as “Facebook” and “Weibo”.  If you use the "Share" function of the App, please refer to the privacy policy of the corresponding service providers.

  8. Following termination or deactivation of your account, your account information will be deleted in due course.

  9. Enquiries regarding this Privacy Policy may be addressed to us via e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

  10. This Privacy Policy has been translated into Chinese.  If there is any inconsistency or ambiguity between the English and  Chinese versions, the English version shall prevail.

 

Last Revision Date: 15 November, 2013

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