No Information about Your App Sales Is Shared
All information about the 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 AppSalesTrends app connects directly to Apple.com to download new daily reports using iTunes access tokens. There is no need to store any of your data in the cloud, or to give your iTunes password.
The AppSalesTrends app does not have any ads.
The App Works Without an Internet Connection
The AppSalesTrends 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:
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
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:
No In-App Purchases
The AppSalesTrends app does not contain in-app purchases.
No Integration with Social Media Sites
The AppSalesTrends app does not contain any integration with Facebook, Twitter, or any other social media sites or services.
Your iTunes Connect Access Token Saved in Your Mac's Keychain
To download new reports the App Sales Trends app needs user's iTunes Connect Access Token. The token is saved in the Keychain of the user's Mac. The token can only be used to download sales reports. The app never asks for your iTunes password.
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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 firstname.lastname@example.org