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Privacy Policy 


March 6th, 2019


FRE STUDIOS ('Company' or 'We') respect your privacy and are committed to protecting it through our compliance with this policy. 


PLEASE NOTE WE DO NOT COLLECT ANY PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION THROUGH OUR APPLICATION OR WEBSITE.



This policy governs the following:

• The types of information we may collect or that you may provide when you purchase, download, install, register with, access, or use the Phone Buddy for Watch or visit the website (collectively the 'Application’).

• Our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting, and disclosing that information.


This policy applies only to information we collect in this Application and, in email, text, and other electronic communications sent through or in connection with this Application.



This policy DOES NOT apply to information that:

• Any other Company apps or websites, including websites you may access through this Application.



Please read this policy carefully to understand our policies and practices regarding your information and how we will treat it. If you do not agree with our policies and practices, do not download, register with, or use this Application.


By downloading, registering with, or using this Application, you agree to this privacy policy. This policy may change from time to time (see Changes to Our Privacy Policy). Your continued use of this Application after we revise this policy means you accept those changes, so please check the policy periodically for updates.



Information You Provide to Us


When you download, register with, or use this Application, we may ask you provide information:

• That is about you but individually does not identify you, such as access to post Notifications to your Phone or Watch, use the location of your Watch, and access to the Bluetooth radio on your Phone and Watch.

This information includes:

• Information that you provide by filling in forms in the Application. This includes information provided at the time of registering to use the Application, and subscribing to our service, and posting material, and requesting further services. We may also ask you for information when you enter a contest or promotion sponsored by us, and when you report a problem with the Application.

• Records and copies of your correspondence (including email addresses and phone numbers), if you contact us.

• Your responses to surveys that we might ask you to complete for research purposes.

• Details of transactions you carry out through the Application and of the fulfillment of your orders. You may be required to provide financial information before placing an order through the Application.

• Your search queries on the Application.


Automatic Information Collection


When you download, access, and use the Application, it may use technology to automatically collect:

• Usage Details. When you access and use the Application, we may automatically collect certain details of your access to and use of the Application, including traffic data, logs, and other communication data and the resources that you access and use on or through the Application.

• Device Information. We may collect information about your mobile device and internet connection, operating system, and mobile network information.

• Stored Information and Files. The Application may write usage data to local files. Deleting the Application will remove any store information and files. 

• Location Information. This Application uses real-time information about the location of your device. Location data is only used on the Watch. Location data is never stored, accessed in detail, or sent anywhere. We don't use your location data for any analytics or other metrics and never will.


If you do not want us to collect this information do not download the Application or delete it from your device. Note that you may opt out of location use at any time by disabling location access through Phone settings. However, be aware that opting out of the Application's location use information will cause its location-based features to be disabled.


How We Use Your Information


We use information that we collect about you or that you provide to us to:

• Provide you with the Application and its contents, and any other information, products or services that you request from us.

• Give you notices about your account/subscription, including expiration and renewal notices.

• Carry out our obligations and enforce our rights arising from any contracts entered into between you and us, including for billing and collection.

• Notify you when Application updates are available, and of changes to any products or services we offer or provide though it.

• Help resolve issues submitted to our Support team.


The usage information we collect helps us to improve our Application and to deliver a better and more personalized experience by enabling us to:

• Store information about your preferences.

• Recognize you when you use the Application.


Disclosure of Aggregated Information


We may disclose aggregated information about our users (information that does not identify any individual or device) without restriction.

In addition, we may disclose personal information that we collect or you provide:

• To a buyer or other successor in the event of a merger, divestiture, restructuring, reorganization, dissolution, or other sale or transfer of some or all of FRE STUDIOS' assets, whether as a going concern or as part of bankruptcy, liquidation, or similar proceeding.

• To comply with any court order, law, or legal process, including to respond to any government or regulatory request.


Your Choices About Our Collection, Use, and Disclosure of Your Information


We strive to provide you with choices regarding the personal information you provide to us. This section describes mechanisms we provide for you to control certain uses and disclosures of over your information.

• Location Information. You can choose whether or not to allow the Application to collect and use real-time information about your device's location through the device's privacy settings. If you block the use of location information, some parts of the Application may then be inaccessible or not function properly.


Data Security


We have implemented measures designed to secure your usage information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration, and disclosure. All information you provide to us is stored encrypted locally on your device. Any payment transactions are done through Apple and subject to their terms (https://www.apple.com/legal/internet-services/itunes/us/terms.html).


Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet and mobile platforms is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your personal information (through encryption), we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted through our Application. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures we provide.


Changes to Our Privacy Policy


We may update our privacy policy from time to time. If we make material changes to how we treat our users' personal information, we will post the new privacy policy on this page.



Contact Information

To ask questions or comment about this privacy policy and our privacy practices, contact us at: 

legal@fre-studios.com

Terms of Use and End User License Agreement 


March 6th, 2019


This Mobile Application End User License Agreement ('Agreement') is a binding agreement between you ('End User' or 'you') and FRE STUDIOS ('Company'). This Agreement governs your use of the Phone Buddy for Watch available on iOS App Store, (including all related documentation, the 'Application'). The Application is licensed, not sold, to you. By downloading, installing, or using the Application, YOU (A) ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE READ AND UNDERSTAND THIS AGREEMENT; (B) REPRESENT THAT YOU ARE OF LEGAL AGE TO ENTER INTO A BINDING AGREEMENT; AND (C) ACCEPT THIS AGREEMENT AND AGREE THAT YOU ARE LEGALLY BOUND BY ITS TERMS. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS, DO NOT DOWNLOAD/INSTALL/USE THE APPLICATION AND IF DOWNLOADED DELETE IT FROM YOUR MOBILE DEVICE.


1. License Grant. Subject to the terms of this Agreement, Company grants you a limited, non-exclusive, and nontransferable license to:

(a) download, install, and use the Application for your personal, non-commercial use on a single Phone owned or otherwise controlled by you ('Mobile Device') strictly in accordance with the Application's documentation; and

(b) access and use on such Mobile Device the Content and Services (as defined in Section 5) made available in or otherwise accessible through the Application, strictly in accordance with this Agreement and the Terms of Use applicable to such Content and Services as set forth in Section 5.


2. License Restrictions. Licensee shall not:

(a) copy the Application, except as expressly permitted by this license;

(b) modify, translate, adapt, or otherwise create derivative works or improvements, whether or not patentable, of the Application;

(c) reverse engineer, disassemble, decompile, decode, or otherwise attempt to derive or gain access to the source code of the Application or any part thereof;

(d) remove, delete, alter, or obscure any trademarks or any copyright, trademark, patent, or other intellectual property or proprietary rights notices from the Application, including any copy thereof;

(e) rent, lease, lend, sell, sublicense, assign, distribute, publish, transfer, or otherwise make available the Application, or any features or functionality of the Application, to any third party for any reason, including by making the Application available on a network where it is capable of being accessed by more than one device at any time;

(f) remove, disable, circumvent, or otherwise create or implement any workaround to any copy protection, rights management, or security features in or protecting the Application;


3. Reservation of Rights. You acknowledge and agree that the Application is provided under license, and not sold, to you. You do not acquire any ownership interest in the Application under this Agreement, or any other rights thereto other than to use the Application in accordance with the license granted, and subject to all terms, conditions, and restrictions, under this Agreement. Company reserves and shall retain its entire right, title, and interest in and to the Application, including all copyrights, trademarks, and other intellectual property rights therein or relating thereto, except as expressly granted to you in this Agreement.


4. Collection and Use of Your Information. You acknowledge that when you download, install, or use the Application, Company may use automatic means (including, for example, cookies and web beacons) to collect information about your Mobile Device and about your use of the Application. All information we collect through or in connection with this Application is subject to our Privacy Policy (See above). By downloading, installing, using, and providing information to or through this Application, you consent to all actions taken by us with respect to your information in compliance with the Privacy Policy. The Application does not collect any Personally Identifiable Information.


5. Content and Services. The Application may provide you with access to Company's website located at http://phonebuddy.app/ or http://fre-studios.com (the 'Website') and products and services accessible thereon, and certain features, functionality, and content accessible on or through the Application may be hosted on the Website (collectively, 'Content and Services'). Your access to and use of such Content and Services are governed by this agreement. Your access to and use of such Content and Services requires you to acknowledge your acceptance of this Terms of Use and Privacy Policy, and your failure to do so may restrict you from accessing or using certain of the Application's features and functionality. Any violation of such Terms of Use will also be deemed a violation of this Agreement.


6. Updates. Company may from time to time in its sole discretion develop and provide Application updates, which may include upgrades, bug fixes, patches, other error corrections, and/or new features (collectively, including related documentation, 'Updates'). Updates may also modify or delete in their entirety certain features and functionality. You agree that Company has no obligation to provide any Updates or to continue to provide or enable any particular features or functionality. Based on your Mobile Device settings, when your Mobile Device is connected to the internet either:

(a) the Application will automatically download and install all available Updates; or

(b) you may receive notice of or be prompted to download and install available Updates.

You shall promptly download and install all Updates and acknowledge and agree that the Application or portions thereof may not properly operate should you fail to do so. You further agree that all Updates will be deemed part of the Application and be subject to all terms and conditions of this Agreement.


7. Third-Party Materials. The Application may display, include, or make available third-party content (including data, information, applications, and other products, services, and/or materials) or provide links to third-party websites or services ('Third-Party Materials'). You acknowledge and agree that Company is not responsible for Third-Party Materials, including their accuracy, completeness, timeliness, validity, copyright compliance, legality, decency, quality, or any other aspect thereof. Company does not assume and will not have any liability or responsibility to you or any other person or entity for any Third-Party Materials. Third-Party Materials and links thereto are provided solely as a convenience to you, and you access and use them entirely at your own risk and subject to such third parties' terms and conditions.


8. Term and Termination.

(a) The term of Agreement commences when you download or install the Application or acknowledge your acceptance and will continue in effect until terminated by you or Company as set forth in this Section 8.

(b) You may terminate this Agreement by deleting the Application and all copies thereof from your Mobile Device.

(c) Company may terminate this Agreement at any time without notice if it ceases to support the Application, which Company may do in its sole discretion. In addition, this Agreement will terminate immediately and automatically without any notice if you violate any of the terms and conditions of this Agreement.

(d) Upon termination: 

(i) all rights granted to you under this Agreement will also terminate; and

(ii) you must cease all use of the Application and delete all copies of the Application from your Mobile Device and account.

(e) Termination will not limit any of Company's rights or remedies at law or in equity.


9. Disclaimer of Warranties. THE APPLICATION IS PROVIDED TO LICENSEE 'AS IS' AND WITH ALL FAULTS AND DEFECTS WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, COMPANY, ON ITS OWN BEHALF AND ON BEHALF OF ITS AFFILIATES AND ITS AND THEIR RESPECTIVE LICENSORS AND SERVICE PROVIDERS, EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, STATUTORY, OR OTHERWISE, WITH RESPECT TO THE APPLICATION, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND WARRANTIES THAT MAY ARISE OUT OF COURSE OF DEALING, COURSE OF PERFORMANCE, USAGE, OR TRADE PRACTICE. WITHOUT LIMITATION TO THE FOREGOING, COMPANY PROVIDES NO WARRANTY OR UNDERTAKING, AND MAKES NO REPRESENTATION OF ANY KIND THAT THE APPLICATION WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, ACHIEVE ANY INTENDED RESULTS, BE COMPATIBLE, OR WORK WITH ANY OTHER SOFTWARE, APPLICATIONS, SYSTEMS, OR SERVICES, OPERATE WITHOUT INTERRUPTION, MEET ANY PERFORMANCE OR RELIABILITY STANDARDS, OR BE ERROR-FREE, OR THAT ANY ERRORS OR DEFECTS CAN OR WILL BE CORRECTED.

SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF OR LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE LIMITATIONS ON THE APPLICABLE STATUTORY RIGHTS OF A CONSUMER, SO SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS AND LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.



10. Limitation of Liability. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT WILL COMPANY OR ITS AFFILIATES, OR ANY OF ITS OR THEIR RESPECTIVE LICENSORS OR SERVICE PROVIDERS, HAVE ANY LIABILITY ARISING FROM OR RELATED TO YOUR USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE APPLICATION OR THE CONTENT AND SERVICES FOR:

(a) PERSONAL INJURY, PROPERTY DAMAGE, LOST PROFITS, COST OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES, LOSS OF DATA, LOSS OF GOODWILL, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, COMPUTER FAILURE OR MALFUNCTION, OR ANY OTHER CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, EXEMPLARY, SPECIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES.

(b) DIRECT DAMAGES IN AMOUNTS THAT IN THE AGGREGATE EXCEED THE AMOUNT ACTUALLY PAID BY YOU FOR THE APPLICATION.

THE FOREGOING LIMITATIONS WILL APPLY WHETHER SUCH DAMAGES ARISE OUT OF BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), OR OTHERWISE AND REGARDLESS OF WHETHER SUCH DAMAGES WERE FORESEEABLE OR COMPANY WAS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW CERTAIN LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY SO SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.


11. Indemnification. You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Company and its officers, directors, employees, agents, affiliates, successors, and assigns from and against any and all losses, damages, liabilities, deficiencies, claims, actions, judgments, settlements, interest, awards, penalties, fines, costs, or expenses of whatever kind, including reasonable attorneys' fees, arising from or relating to your use or misuse of the Application or your breach of this Agreement, including but not limited to the content you submit or make available through this Application.


12. Export Regulation. The Application may be subject to US export control laws, including the US Export Administration Act and its associated regulations. You shall not, directly or indirectly, export, re-export, or release the Application to, or make the Application accessible from, any jurisdiction or country to which export, re-export, or release is prohibited by law, rule, or regulation. You shall comply with all applicable federal laws, regulations, and rules, and complete all required undertakings (including obtaining any necessary export license or other governmental approval), prior to exporting, re-exporting, releasing, or otherwise making the Application available outside the US.


13. US Government Rights. The Application is commercial computer software, as such term is defined in 48 C.F.R. §2.101. Accordingly, if you are an agency of the US Government or any contractor therefor, you receive only those rights with respect to the Application as are granted to all other end users under license, in accordance with (a) 48 C.F.R. §227.7201 through 48 C.F.R. §227.7204, with respect to the Department of Defense and their contractors, or (b) 48 C.F.R. §12.212, with respect to all other US Government licensees and their contractors.


14. Severability. If any provision of this Agreement is illegal or unenforceable under applicable law, the remainder of the provision will be amended to achieve as closely as possible the effect of the original term and all other provisions of this Agreement will continue in full force and effect.


15. Governing Law. This Agreement is governed by and construed in accordance with the internal laws of the State of Oregon without giving effect to any choice or conflict of law provision or rule. Any legal suit, action, or proceeding arising out of or related to this Agreement or the Application shall be instituted exclusively in the federal courts of the United States or the courts of the State of Oregon in each case located in Portland and Multnomah County. You waive any and all objections to the exercise of jurisdiction over you by such courts and to venue in such courts.


16. Limitation of Time to File Claims. ANY CAUSE OF ACTION OR CLAIM YOU MAY HAVE ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THIS AGREEMENT OR THE APPLICATION MUST BE COMMENCED WITHIN ONE (1) YEAR AFTER THE CAUSE OF ACTION ACCRUES OTHERWISE SUCH CAUSE OF ACTION OR CLAIM IS PERMANENTLY BARRED.


17. Entire Agreement. This Agreement and our Privacy Policy constitute the entire agreement between you and Company with respect to the Application and supersede all prior or contemporaneous understandings and agreements, whether written or oral, with respect to the Application.


18. Waiver. No failure to exercise, and no delay in exercising, on the part of either party, any right or any power hereunder shall operate as a waiver thereof, nor shall any single or partial exercise of any right or power hereunder preclude further exercise of that or any other right hereunder. In the event of a conflict between this Agreement and any applicable purchase or other terms, the terms of this Agreement shall govern.