Effective Date: December 10, 2021
This Privacy Notice applies to personal information collected and processed by Anhui Huami Information Technology Co., Ltd. and its affiliates(“we,” “us,” and “our”) through our website and related offerings. To make this Privacy Notice easier to read, our website and related offerings are collectively called the “Services.”
PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT
The categories of personal information we collect depend on how you interact with our Services.
Information You Provide to Us
Your Communications with Us. We collect personal information from you such as your name, email address, phone number, or mailing address when you request information about our Services, register for an account, sign up for marketing from us, register for our newsletter, or otherwise communicate with us.
Webcast Registration. If you sign up for one of our webcasts, wewill ask for personal information such as your name, email address, and company.
Surveys. We may contact you to participate in surveys. If you decide toparticipate, you may be asked to provide certain information which may include personal information.
Interactive Features. We may offer interactive features such as blogs and socialmedia pages. We and others who use our Services may collect the information you submit or makeavailable through these interactive features. Any content you provide on the public sections ofthese features will be considered “public” and is not subject to the privacy protections referencedherein. By using these interactive features, you assume the risk that the personal informationprovided by you may be viewed and used by third parties for their own purposes.
Conferences, Trade Shows, and Other Events. We may attendconferences, trade shows, and other events where we collect personal information from individualswho interact with or express an interest in Huami and/or the Services. If you provide us with anyinformation at one of these events, we will use it for the purposes for which it was collected.
Business Development and Strategic Partnerships. We may collectpersonal information from individuals and third parties to assess and pursue potential businessopportunities.
Job Applications. We may post job openings and opportunities on the Services. If you reply to one of these postings by submitting your application, CV and/or cover letter to us, we will collect and process the information contained therein to assess your suitability, aptitude, skills, and qualifications for employment with us.
Information Collected Automatically
Automatic Data Collection. We may collect certain information automatically when you use the Services. This information may include your Internet protocol (IP) address, user settings, MAC address, cookie identifiers, mobile advertising and other unique identifiers, details about your browser, operating system or device, location information (including inferred location based off of your IP address), Internet service provider, mobile carrier, pages that you visit before, during and after using the Services, information about the links you click, information about how you interact with the Services, including the frequency and duration of your activities, and other information about how you use the Services.
- Cookies. Cookies are small text files placed in device browsers to store their preferences. Most browsers allow you to block and delete cookies. However, if you do that, the Services may not work properly.
- Pixel Tags/Web Beacons. A pixel tag (also known as a web beacon) is a piece of code embedded in the Services that collects information about engagement on the Services. The use of a pixel tag allows us to record, for example, that a user has visited a particular web page or clicked on a particular advertisement. We may also include web beacons in e-mails to understand whether messages have been opened, acted on, or forwarded.
Analytics. We may use Google Analytics and other service providers to collect and process analytics information on our Services. For more information about how Google uses data, please visit www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/.You can opt out of Google Analytics’ collection and processing of data generated by your use of our website by going to http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
Information from Other Sources
We may obtain information about you from other sources, including from third party services and organizations.
HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION
We use your personal information for a variety of business purposes, including:
To Provide the Services or Information Requested, such as:
- Fulfilling our contract with you;
- Responding to questions, comments, and other requests;
- Allowing you to register for events and webcasts;
- Providing access to certain areas, functionalities, and features of our Services; and
- Answering requests for customer or technical support.
Administrative Purposes, such as:
- Pursuing legitimate interests, such as direct marketing, research and development (includingmarketing research), network and information security, and fraud prevention;
- Measuring interest and engagement in our Services;
- Improving the Services;
- Developing new products and services;
- Ensuring internal quality control and safety;
- Authenticating and verifying individual identities;
- Carrying out audits;
- Communicating with you about your account, activities on our Services and Privacy Noticechanges;
- Preventing and prosecuting potentially prohibited or illegal activities;
- Enforcing our agreements; and
- Complying with our legal obligations.
Marketing Our Products and Services. We may use personal information to tailor andprovide you with content and advertisements. We may provide you with these materials as permitted byapplicable law.
If you have any questions about our marketing practices or if you would like to opt out of the use ofyour personal information for marketing purposes, you may contact us at any time as set forth below.
Consent. We may use personal information for other purposes that are clearlydisclosed to you at the time you provide personal information or with your consent.
Use De-identified and Aggregated Information. We may use personal information andother data about you to create de-identified and/or aggregated information, such as de-identifieddemographic information, de-identified location information, information about the device from whichyou access our Services, or other analyses we create. De-identified and/or aggregated information isnot personal information, and we may use and disclose such information in a number of ways,including research, internal analysis, analytics, and any other legally permissible purposes.
Share Content with Friends or Colleagues. Our Services may offer various toolsand functionalities. For example, we may allow you to provide information about your friendsthrough our referral services. Our referral services may allow you to forward or share certaincontent with a friend or colleague, such as an email inviting your friend to use our Services.
- Operationally Necessary. This includes Technologies that allow you access toour Services, applications, and tools that are required to identify irregular site behavior,prevent fraudulent activity and improve security or that allow you to make use of ourfunctionality;
- Performance Related. We may use Technologies to assess the performance of ourServices, including as part of our analytic practices to help us understand how our visitors usethe Services;
- Functionality Related. We may use Technologies that allow us to offer youenhanced functionality when accessing or using our Services. This may include identifying youwhen you sign into our Services or keeping track of your specified preferences, interests, orpast items viewed;
- Advertising or Targeting Related. We may use first party or third-partyTechnologies, including cross-device tracking, to deliver content, including ads relevant toyour interests, on our Services or on third party sites.
DISCLOSING YOUR INFORMATION TO THIRD PARTIES
We may share your personal information with the following categories of third parties:
Service Providers. We may share any personal information wecollect about you with our third-party service providers. The categories of service providers towhom we entrust personal information include service providers for: (i) the provision of theServices; (ii) the provision of information, products, and other services you have requested; (iii)marketing and advertising; (iv) payment and transaction processing; (v) customer service activities;and (vi) the provision of IT and related services.
For example, we use Mailchimp to help us manage our email marketing campaigns. Mailchimp’s PrivacyPolicy can be found here.
Business Partners. We may provide personal information to businesspartners to provide you with a product or service you have requested. We may also provide personalinformation to business partners with whom we jointly offer products or services.
Affiliates. We may share personal information with our affiliated entities.
Advertising Partners. Through our Services, we may allow thirdparty advertising partners to set Technologies and other tracking tools to collect informationregarding your activities and your device (e.g., your IP address, cookie identifiers, page(s)visited, location, time of day). These advertising partners may use this information (and similarinformation collected from other websites) for purposes of delivering targeted advertisements to youwhen you visit third party services within their networks. This practice is commonly referred to as“interest-based advertising” or “personalized advertising.” If you prefer not to share your personalinformation with third party advertising partners, you may follow the instructions below.
APIs and Software Development Kits. We may use third party APIsand software development kits (“SDKs”) as part of the functionality of ourServices. APIs and SDKs may allow third parties including advertising partners to collect yourpersonal information in order to provide content that is more relevant to you. For more informationabout our use of APIs and SDKs, please contact us as set forth below.
Disclosures to Protect Us or Others. We may access, preserve, anddisclose any information we store in association with you to external parties if we, in good faith,believe doing so is required or appropriate to: (i) comply with law enforcement or national securityrequests and legal process, such as a court order or subpoena; (ii) protect your, our, or others’rights, property, or safety; (iii) enforce our policies or contracts; (iv) collect amounts owed tous; or (v) assist with an investigation and prosecution of suspected or actual illegal activity.
Disclosure in the Event of Merger, Sale, or Other AssetTransfer. If we are involved in a merger, acquisition, financing duediligence, reorganization, bankruptcy, receivership, purchase or sale of assets, or transition ofservice to another provider, then your information may be sold or transferred as part of such atransaction, as permitted by law and/or contract.
INTERNATIONAL DATA TRANSFERS
To the extent that we may need to transfer personal information outside of your jurisdiction, whether to our affiliated companies or Third Party Service Providers, we shall do so in accordance with the applicable laws. In particular, we will ensure that all transfers will be in accordance with requirements under your applicable local data protection laws by putting in place appropriate safeguards. You will have the right to be informed of the appropriate safeguards taken by us for this transfer of your personal information.
General. You may be able to opt out of certain uses of yourpersonal information.
Email Communications. If you receive an unwanted email from us,you can use the unsubscribe link found at the bottom of the email to opt out of receiving futureemails. Note that you will continue to receive transaction-related emails regarding products orServices you have requested. We may also send you certain non-promotional communications regardingus and our Services, and you will not be able to opt out of those communications (e.g.,communications regarding the Services or updates to our Terms of Service or this Privacy Notice).
“Do Not Track”. Do Not Track (“DNT”) is a privacypreference that users can set in certain web browsers. Please note that we do not respond toor honor DNT signals or similar mechanisms transmitted by web browsers.
Cookies and Interest-Based Advertising. You may stop or restrictthe placement of Technologies on your device or remove them by adjusting your preferences as yourbrowser or device permits. Please note that cookie-based opt-outs are not effective on mobileapplications. However, you may opt-out of personalized advertisements on some mobile applications byfollowing the instructions for Android and iOS.
The online advertising industry also provides websites from which you may opt out of receivingtargeted ads from data partners and other advertising partners that participate in self-regulatoryprograms. You can access these websites and learn more about targeted advertising and consumerchoice and privacy, at www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp, http://www.youronlinechoices.eu/, https://youradchoices.ca/choices/,and www.aboutads.info/choices/.
Please note you must separately opt out in each browser and on each device.
YOUR PRIVACY RIGHTS
In accordance with applicable law, you may have the right to: (i) request confirmation of whether weare processing your personal information; (ii) obtain access to or a copy of your personalinformation; (iii) receive an electronic copy of personal information that you have provided to us,or ask us to send that information to another company (the “right of data portability”); (iv) objectto or restrict our uses of your personal information; (v) seek correction or amendment ofinaccurate, untrue, incomplete, or improperly processed personal information; (vi) withdraw yourconsent; and (vii) request erasure of personal information held about you by us, subject to certainexceptions prescribed by law. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact usas set forth below.
We will process such requests in accordance with applicable laws. To protect your privacy, wewill take steps to verify your identity before fulfilling your request.
We store the personal information we receive as described in this Privacy Notice for as long as you use our Services or as necessary to fulfill the purpose(s) for which it was collected, provide our Services, resolve disputes, establish legal defenses, pursue legitimate business purposes, enforce our agreements, and comply with applicable laws. We will cease to retain personal information, or remove the means by which the personal information can be associated with particular individuals, as soon as it is reasonable to assume that the purpose for which that personal information was collected is no longer being served by retention of the personal information.If further processing is for archiving purposes in the public interest, scientific or historical research purposes or statistical purposes according to the applicable laws, the data can be further retained by us even if the further processing is incompatible with original purposes in certain jurisdictions.
SECURITY OF YOUR INFORMATION
We are committed to ensuring that your personal information is secure, and we will take all practicable steps to safeguard your personal information. However, you should be aware that the use of the Internet is not entirely secure, and for this reason we cannot guarantee the security or integrity of any personal information which is transferred from you or to you via the Internet.
In order to prevent unauthorized access, disclosure or other similar risks, we have put in place reasonable administrative, technical and physical controls and procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect from your using of our Services and our websites. We will use all reasonable efforts to safeguard your personal information. For example, we use Secure Sockets Layer ("SSL") to encrypt your data when your data is transferred to us.
All your personal information is stored on secure servers. We make sure that our employees and Third Party Service Providers who access the information to help provide you with our Services are subject to strict contractual confidentiality obligations and may be disciplined or terminated if they fail to meet such obligations.
By using the Services or providing personal information to us, you agree that we may communicate with you electronically regarding security, privacy, and administrative issues relating to your use of the Services. If we learn of a security system’s breach, we may attempt to notify you electronically by posting a notice on the Services, by mail or by sending an email to you.
THIRD PARTY WEBSITES/APPLICATIONS
The Services may contain links to other websites/applications and other websites/applications mayreference or link to our Services. These third-party services are not controlled by us. We encourageour users to read the privacy policies of each website and application with which they interact. Wedo not endorse, screen or approve, and are not responsible for, the privacy practices or content ofsuch other websites or applications. Providing personal information to third party websites orapplications is at your own risk.
The Services are not directed to children under 13 (or other age as required by local law), and we donot knowingly collect personal information from children. If you learn that your child has providedus with personal information without your consent, you may contact us as set forth below. Ifwe learn that we have collected a child’s personal information in violation of applicable law, wewill promptly take steps to delete such information and terminate the child’s account.
This section only applies to our processing of personal information that is subject to the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (“CCPA”). The CCPA provides California residents with the right to know what categories of personal information we have collected about them and whether we disclosed that personal information for a business purpose (e.g., to a service provider) in the preceding 12 months. California residents can find this information below:
Category of Personal Information
Collected by Us?
Disclosed by Us for a Business Purpose?
Personal information categories listed in Cal. Civ. Code § 1798.80(e)
Characteristics of protected classifications under California or federal law
Internet activity or electronic network activity information
Audio, electronic, visual, thermal, olfactory, or similar information
Professional or employment-related information
Non-public education information (per the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act(20 U.S.C. Section 1232g, 34 C.F.R. Part 99))
Inferences drawn from other personal information to create a profile
The categories of sources from which we collect personal information and our business and commercialpurposes for using personal information are set forth above.
California residents also have certain rights in their personal information which are covered above in “YOUR PRIVACY RIGHTS”. For purposes of the CCPA, we do not “sell” personal information. California residents have the right not to receive discriminatory treatment by us for the exercise of their rights conferred by the CCPA.
If you are located in the European Economic Area or the United Kingdom, you have the right to lodge acomplaint with a supervisory authority if you believe our processing of your personal informationviolates applicable law.
CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY NOTICE
We may revise this Privacy Notice from time to time in our sole discretion. If there are any materialchanges to this Privacy Notice, we will notify you as required by applicable law. You understand andagree that you will be deemed to have accepted the updated Privacy Notice if you continue to use theServices after the new Privacy Notice takes effect.
If you have any questions about our privacy practices or this Privacy Notice, or if you wish tosubmit a request to exercise your rights as detailed in this Privacy Notice, please contact us at:
Anhui Huami Information Technology Co., Ltd.
7/F, Building B2, Huami Global Innovation Center, No. 900,Wangjiang West Road, High-tech Zone, Hefei City, China (Anhui) Pilot Free Trade Zone.