Privacy Policy of Social Sensing

This Application collects some Personal Data from its Users.

Personal Data collected for the following purposes and using the following services:

    • Registration and authentication

      • Instagram Authentication and Google OAuth

        Personal Data: various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service

Further information about Personal Data

    • Instagram Account Access

      Instagram permissions asked by this Application
      This Application may ask for 'basic' Instagram permissions allowing it to perform actions with the User's Instagram account and to retrieve information, including Personal Data, from it. This service allows this Application to connect with the User's account on the Instagram, provided by Instagram.
      For more information about the following permissions, refer to the Instagram permissions documentation and to the Instagram privacy policy.
      The permissions asked are the following:
      Basic information
      By default, this includes certain User’s Data such as user profile information which includes id, username, full name, profile picture, bio, website url and number of media, followers and individuals user follows. The user's Data also includes media information like url of images or videos shared on Instagram. Other information about the images shared are the comments and likes, caption, location, filter used and tags. The comments are used to find the overall sentiment depicted in the comments on user's Instagram pictures, whereas we use the likes to show the most active users on one's profile.

    • Google Account Access

      Google permissions asked by this Application
      Gmail permissions requested -
      This application asks for permissions to read authenticating user's gmail account. It reads information like username, list of emails, email content, and other email-related metadata like sender, timestamp and subject.
      Google Calendar permissions requested -
      This application asks for permissions to read the authenticating user's calendar account. It retrieves information like username, list of calendar entries, and description and other details for each calendar entry.

Contact information

    • Owner and Data Controller

      Munmun De Choudhury
      Social Dynamics and Wellbeing,
      Georgia Institute of Technology

      Owner contact email: