Privacy Policy

Aparlay Hong Kong ("Aparlay", "we", "us", "our") provides online and mobile services, including but not limited to, the BuzzAlert website ("" or the "Site"), API, and mobile applications (collectively, the "Service"). Aparlay is committed to maintaining the privacy, integrity and security of any personal information about our users.

This Privacy Policy ("Policy") explains how we protect personal information we collect in connection with your use of the Service and how we use and in some cases disclose that information. "Personal information" for purposes of this Policy means information that identifies you, such as your name or e-mail address. This Policy is subject to the provisions our Terms of Use, which are incorporated by reference.

What Personal Information We Collect

Your BuzzAlert service works in conjunction with a user account on (a "User Account"). When you sign up for a BuzzAlert User Account from our mobile applications or our Site, you are required to provide an e-mail address (which will be used as your login ID) and to create an account password (collectively the "Registration Information").

During the course of using your BuzzAlert Service, the BuzzAlert device client applications will routinely synchronize your notification data with BuzzAlert servers. These requests sent from your BuzzAlert device client application include information that identifies your current BuzzAlert application version, your device operating system version, your device hardware manufacturer and model number, and your BuzzAlert device client license status. No personally-identifiable information (such as a device-specific "UUID") is sent with these requests.

How We Use Your Personal Information

Aparlay uses your personal information to:

  • Provide you with the Service;
  • Analyze Site usage and improve the Service;
  • Deliver to you any administrative notices and communications relevant to your use of the BuzzAlert Service;
  • Provide you with updates regarding Aparlay and BuzzAlert products and services;
  • Perform internal market research, project planning, troubleshooting problems, and to detect and protect against error, fraud or other criminal activity; and
  • Enforce the BuzzAlert Terms of Use.

Disclosure to Third Parties

Aparlay ("we") collect the e-mail addresses of those who communicate with us via e-mail, aggregate information on what pages consumers access or visit, and information volunteered by the consumer (such as survey information and/or site registrations). The information we collect is exclusively used to improve the content of our Web pages and the quality of our service, and is not shared with or sold to any person, company, or organization (for the avoidance of doubt, this prohibition applies to any commercial and non-commercial purposes), except under the following circumstances:

  • It is necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of Terms of Service, or as otherwise required by law.

  • We transfer information about you if BuzzAlert or Aparlay Hong Kong is acquired by or merged with another company. In this event, Aparlay will notify you before information about you is transferred and becomes subject to a different privacy policy.

We share certain information with companies that may be considered our "sub-processors" under EU GDPR:

Company Purpose
Apple Inc. Notification Transport


Aparlay does not ask for or collect personal information from anyone under the age of 13. We also do not allow registration of such persons. If we find that such a person has registered and submitted information, we will delete the information and deactivate any associated accounts immediately.


A cookie is a small amount of data, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier, that is sent to your browser from a web site's computers and stored on your computer's hard drive.

Cookies are required to login to the BuzzAlert website, but not to view pages when not logged in.

We use cookies to record current session information while logged in, but do not use permanent cookies. You are required to log-in to your BuzzAlert account after a certain period of time has elapsed to protect you against unauthorized persons accessing your account.

Data Storage

Aparlay uses third party vendors and hosting partners to provide the necessary hardware, software, networking, storage, and related technology required to run BuzzAlert.

Credit Card and related transaction information, if any, is stored and processed with an off-site fully PCI-compliant third party vendor.


Aparlay may disclose personally identifiable information under special circumstances, such as to comply with subpoenas or when your actions violate the Terms of Service.


Aparlay may update this policy. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending an e-mail to the address address specified on your BuzzAlert account or by placing a notice on our website.


Any questions about this Privacy Policy should be addressed by e-mail to support at

This policy was previously updated on August 16, 2018.