The Privacy Policy for App Sales Trends App

 

No Information about Your iOS App Sales Is Shared

The App Sales Trends app does not use any third party software for analytics or any other purposes. All information about the iOS app sales that are downloaded from Apple or imported from files are saved in the user/Application Support/appSalesTrends folder. None of that data is ever transmitted outside the app.

Reports Are Downloaded Directly from Apple

The App Sales Trends app connects directly to Apple.com to download new daily reports. There is no need to store any of your data in the cloud.

No Ads

The App Sales Trends app does not have any ads.

The App Works Without an Internet Connection

The App Sales Trends app does not require an Internet connection to work, expect when the user downloads new reports from Apple, checks for updates, or the app downloads new currency rates.

The app downloads data from 3 sites:

Apple

The app downloads new sales reports from apple.com.

European Central Bank

www.ecb.int is the web site of European Central Bank. The app uses ECB public api to fetch the latest currency data every time the app is launced. The most recent succesfull ECB data is saved and used if there is no internet connection. Recent currency values are only used for sales that happened after the latest Apple payment. For historical sales the currency information is already in the app for each Apple payment date.

ECB currency api: http://www.ecb.europa.eu/stats/exchange/eurofxref/html/index.en.html

s3.amazonaws.com

The app uses Sparkle to handle updates and all files realated to udpating in are stored in AWS (Amazon Web Storage).

The app does not use Sparkle system profiling: https://github.com/sparkle-project/Sparkle/wiki/System-Profiling

You can disable automatic checking for updates in the preferences. If automatic checking for updates is disabled, the app does not contact AWS unless you check for updates manually by selecting Check for Updates... from the AppSalesTrends menu. It is recommended to let the app check for updates automatically.

The app sends data to 1 site:

Fabric.io

The app sends crash reports to Fabric.io. Fabric by Twitter is a collection of tools for developers. Their privacy policy .

No In-App Purchases

The App Sales Trends app does not contain in-app purchases.

No Integration with Social Media Sites

The App Sales Trends app does not contain any integration with Facebook, Twitter, or any other social media sites or services.

Your iTunes Connect Password Saved in Your Mac's Keychain

To download new reports the App Sales Trends app needs user's iTunes Connect username. The username is saved in the Keychain of the user's Mac. If the user does not want to save the password in the Keychain, she can also enter the password every time new reports are downloaded. The user's username and vendor ID are saved in the app's preferences.

 

The Privacy Policy for the AppSalesTrends.com Website

You Can Sign up for the Newsletter

There is a form that you can use to sign up for the newsletter. The form has a place for name and email information. The information is only used to send the newsletter. The newsletters are sent using MailChimp, please also see the MailChimp privacy policy.

No Other Information of Any Kind Is Collected

The AppSalesTrends.com website does not collect any information about the user unless the user submits the information using the contact form. 

You Can Request to See Your Personal Data

The only way for us to have any data about you is for you to have contacted us through email or the contact form. If you would like to see that data, please contact us by email and request to see or delete this information.

Your Data Is Not Shared with Others

Your data is never shared with any third party.

You Can Ask Privacy Questions

Please contact me through the contact form or email esa.helttula@appsalestrends.com

 

The Privacy Policy for the FastSpring.com Website

Sales are handled by FastSpring. If you click the 'Buy' button you will go to the AppSalesTrends store on FastSpring. You can read their privacy policy at: http://www.fastspring.com/privacy.php.

 

This privacy policy was updated June 2, 2015

Esa Helttula
esa.helttula@appsalestrends.com