We respect your privacy and the privacy of the software that you write. This policy outlines what data we track when using our website and services.
The bst proxy Service
For the bst proxy service, we DO NOT log the content of either the requests or the responses received by the service. We only log metadata associated with the requests or responses. This metadata includes non-personally identifying information such as date and time but also potentially personally identifiable information such as the IP address. This information is collected to analyze how the service is being used and to ensure high quality performance of the service.
The Silent Echo Service
For the Silent Echo service, we do capture the content of requests and responses to the Alexa Voice Service, purely so that they can be displayed back to you, the user. All credentials and data are stored securely in our database. We do not share this data with any third party, and we use the data and credentials only at your direction via the site.
The bespoken.tools Website
bespoken.tools collects non-personally identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. bespoken.tools purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how our visitors use its website. From time to time, bespoken.tools may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in website usage.
bespoken.tools also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. bespoken.tools does not use such information to identify its visitors, however, and does not disclose such information, other than under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information, as described below.
We use Google Analytics to monitor and analyze the usage of this website, this includes but is not limited to how you got to this website, how long you stay on a page, and how you navigate the site. We have enabled the Demographics and Interest Reports feature of Google Analytics which means when available Google Analytics will provide us with information about a users demographics and interests. Google Analytics stores information on how you use the site however that information cannot be used to identify who you are. You can read more about the types of cookies used by Google here and also about the available opt-outs here.
Collection of Personally Identifying Information
Use of Your Information
We may use your information to:
- Enhance or improve user experience, our website, or our services.
- Send e-mails about our website or respond to inquiries.
- Send e-mails and updates about bespoken.tools, including our e-mail newsletter.
- Perform any other function that we believe in good faith is necessary to protect the security or proper functioning of our website or services.
Accessing, Editing, and Removing Your Information
Users may in some cases be able to review and edit the personal information they have provided to us by logging into your account on the website and editing their account. Although most changes may occur immediately, information may still be stored in a web browser’s cache. We take no responsibility for stored information in your cache, or in other devices that may store information, and disclaim all liability of such. In addition, we may, from time to time, retain residual information about you in our backup and/or database.
Links to Other Websites
bespoken.tools may post links to third party websites. These third party websites are not screened for privacy or security issues by bespoken.tools, and you release us from any liability for the conduct of these third party websites. These links are provided for your convenience and we encourage you to learn about their privacy and security practices before providing them with personal information.
Release of Your Information for Legal Purposes
At times it may become necessary or desirable for bespoken.tools, for legal purposes, to release your information in response to a request from a government agency or a private litigant. You agree that we may disclose your information to a third party where we believe, in good faith, that it is desirable to do so for the purposes of a civil action, criminal investigation, or other legal matter. In the event that we receive a subpoena affecting your privacy, we may elect to notify you to give you an opportunity to file a motion to quash the subpoena, or we may attempt to quash it ourselves, but we are not obligated to do either. We may also proactively report you, and release your information to, third parties where we believe that it is prudent to do so for legal reasons, such as our belief that you have engaged in fraudulent activities. You release us from any damages that may arise from or relate to the release of your information to a request from law enforcement agencies or private litigants.
If you have any questions or concerns about this policy or the information herein, please email us firstname.lastname@example.org. Or mail us at:
1730 M St NW
Washington, DC 20036
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