CrowdSense App

Privacy Policy
Last updated: 21st September 2018

This privacy policy ("Policy") describes how collects, use and share personal data of users of CrowdSense App for iOS and Android.

Please take a moment to read this Policy which explains how we collect, use, disclose and transfer the personal information that you provide to us on our websites or mobile applications, when you visit our site.

By visiting our site and providing us with your personal data, you acknowledge and agree that your personal data may be processed for the purposes identified in this Policy.


Kleomenis Katevas is a Research Associate at Imperial College London, located at South Kensington Campus, London SW7 2AZ, UK.

We welcome your comments about this Policy. If you have any questions about how we use your personal data, please do not hesitate to contact us at [email protected]


We obtain information about you in a range of ways:

Information You Give Us.

CrowdSense App is a research app for recording mobile sensor data into your device's memory. We do not collect the recorded data. You are free to share these data with an e-mail address you want using the share functionality of our app. You are responsible for the recipient of this data.

Information Automatically Collected.

We automatically log information about you and your mobile device. For example, while using CrowdSense app, we log your smartphone's operating system type, browser type, browser language etc.

IP Addresses

We may collect information about your computer or mobile device, including where available your IP address, operating system, log in times and browser type. We use this information to better understand how visitors use our site and for internal reporting purposes. We may anonymise and share this information with advertisers, sponsors and/or other businesses.


We want you to feel confident about using our app, and we are committed to protecting the personal information we collect. We limit access to personal information about you to the researcher responsible for the development of CrowdSense app. We have appropriate technical and organisational physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect the personal information that you provide to us against unauthorised or unlawful processing and against accidental loss, damage or destruction.


We will retain your personal data for the period necessary to fulfil the purposes outlined in this Policy unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law.


You have the right to ask for a copy of any personal information that we hold about you in our records, to correct any inaccuracies and to update any out of date information. You can also ask us not to send you direct marketing communications (however please note that we may continue to send you service related (i.e. non-marketing) communications, such as email updates). If you wish to exercise any of these rights, or wish to object to our use of your personal information, please write to us at the address given above.


From time to time we may change this Policy. If we make any changes, we will change the Last Updated date above. If you do not agree to these changes, please do not continue to use Hiver. If material changes are made to this Policy, we will notify you by email or by placing a prominent notice on the site.