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Otoscope App Privacy Policy

Otoscope App brings you service value.


Otoscope is a product developed and operated by Xiamen Linktop Technology Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as "we").


The App needs to be connected to our self-developed otoscope product through a USB cable. The main services provided include otoscope preview, Take pictures, Video, Gallery, etc.


• App permissions usage rules


During your use of the Otoscope service, we have access to your various permissions in order to provide you with better services and optimize our services. The specific usage rules are as follows:

In order to provide functions including but not limited to the following, we need to access your storage permissions:

1. Take pictures: The purpose of obtaining storage permissions is to save the taken pictures to the phone storage and system photo albums.

2. Video: The purpose of obtaining storage permission is to save the captured video to mobile phone storage and system photo albums.

3. Gallery: The purpose of obtaining storage permissions is to make it easier to preview and replay photos and videos saved using Otoscope to take pictures and videos.


• Program error log report


When an unexpected error or crash occurs in the program, an error log is automatically generated. The software will report error logs to the Security Center as needed to locate the cause of program errors or crashes and improve product quality. When you need to report the error log, the software will ask you whether you agree to report. If you agree to report, the software will report this error log to the Security Center; if you do not agree, it will not report it. The error log is the operating information recorded when the program encounters an error or crash. It only contains the error information of the program itself and never involves any user personal data.


• User experience improvement plan


When you install this software, we will invite you to participate in the user experience improvement program, and you can choose not to participate. In order to improve the product and meet the new needs of users, we will continue to increase and improve product features, so we need to know the usage of each product feature, that is, how many users are using this product feature, so that we can evaluate each product feature The importance of making correct judgments. If you participate in this plan, the server will make statistics on the usage of each function of the product as needed. These statistics are generally the number of times each function is used. For the collected data, we will conduct a summary statistical analysis in order to continuously improve our products. You can choose to participate or cancel to join our user experience improvement program at any time in the settings center.


• Auto update


The software will communicate with the server from time to time after you start the application and connect to the Internet to check whether there is the latest version that can be upgraded. If a new version is found, a dialog box will pop up to prompt you to install. If you don’t want to upgrade, you can choose to refuse. If you choose to upgrade, you The latest and most stable version of this software will be available for the first time.


• How we collect personal information of end users


This application respects and protects your privacy. In order to provide you with more accurate and personalized services, we may collect and use your information when you use our apps.

We will explain to you how we collect, use, store and share this information when you use our services. We will treat this information with a high degree of diligence and prudence, and use and disclose your personal information in accordance with the provisions of this privacy policy.

When you use or continue to use our services, it is deemed that you have agreed to the entire content of this privacy policy, and you agree that we collect, use, store and share your information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.


1. Collect information

When we need information that can identify you (personal information) or information that can contact you, we will ask for your consent.

You understand and agree that the following information does not apply to this privacy policy:

(1) The keyword information you enter when using the search service provided by this application platform.

(2) Violation of legal provisions or violations of the rules of this application and the measures that this application has taken against you.


2. Use of information

(1) We will not provide, sell, rent, share or trade your personal information to any unrelated third party, unless you have obtained your permission in advance, or the third party and this application (including application affiliates) individually or jointly You provide the service, and after the service ends, it will be prohibited from accessing all the materials that it was able to access before.

(2) We also do not allow any third party to collect, edit, sell or disseminate your personal information by any means. If any user of this application platform engages in the above activities, once discovered, this application has the right to immediately terminate the service agreement with the user.

(3) Based on the purpose of serving users, this application may use your personal information to provide you with information services in similar products of the company, including but not limited to sending you product and service information, or sharing information with partners of this application So that they can send you information about their products and services (the latter requires your prior consent).


3. Information Disclosure

Under the following circumstances, this application will disclose your personal information in whole or in part according to your personal wishes or legal requirements:

(1) Disclosure to a third party with your prior consent.

(2) In order to provide the products and services you request, you must share your personal information with third parties.

(3) Disclosure to a third party or administrative or judicial institution in accordance with the relevant provisions of the law or the requirements of an administrative or judicial institution.

(4) If you violate relevant Chinese laws, regulations or this application service agreement or related rules, you need to disclose to a third party.

(5) If you are a qualified intellectual property complaint and have filed a complaint, you should disclose it to the respondent at the request of the respondent, so that both parties can deal with possible rights disputes.

(6) Other disclosures deemed appropriate by this application in accordance with laws, regulations or website policies.


4. Information storage and exchange

The information and data about you collected by this application will be stored in this application and will not be transmitted to the server for storage and display.


5. Information Security

We provide you with a variety of ways to ensure that your personal information is accurate and timely. You can view or edit the personal information you submit to us at any time, and you can delete the personal information you submit at any time. Strictly protect the security of your personal information. We use various security technologies and procedures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use or leakage.


• Notification and revision


In order to provide you with better services, we may revise the terms of this "Privacy Policy" in a timely manner based on product or service updates and relevant requirements of laws and regulations. However, without your explicit consent, we will not reduce your rights under this privacy policy. If such updates result in a substantial reduction or major change in your rights under this policy, we will notify you through official website announcements, client push notifications or other methods. If you do not agree with these changes, you can choose to stop using this product. Please also visit and understand the latest privacy policy in time.


Any modification we make will put your satisfaction first. We encourage you to review our privacy policy every time you use the product.


We may issue service-related announcements when necessary (for example, when we suspend a certain service due to system maintenance). You may not be able to cancel these service-related announcements that are not promotional in nature.


• Third-party SDK integration


1. UVC library

Purpose of use: Used to connect the app to UVC Camera preview

Data type: UVC Camera preview

Official website link:

2. Encrypt SQLite

Purpose of use: for App database encryption

Data type: database encryption

Official website link:

3. Masonry

Purpose of use: Used for App interface layout

Data type: Interface layout

Official website link:

4. MBProgressHUD

Purpose of use: UI components for App prompts

Data type: Prompt UI component

Official website link:


Purpose of use: Used for App database operations

Data type: Database operations

Official website link:


• How to contact us


1. If you have complaints and reports about personal information security, or if you have any questions, comments or suggestions about this "Privacy Policy" and your information related matters, please contact our customer service, [Customer Service Email]: service@


2. Under normal circumstances, we will reply within five working days. Under special circumstances, we will reply within seven days at the longest or within the time limit prescribed by laws and regulations. If you are not satisfied with our response, especially if our personal information processing has harmed your legal rights, you can communicate with us again or report to the competent authority.

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