Dovetailed Privacy Policy for TimeRipple Application

Effective Date: 26th October 2017


Information gathering and usage

Our privacy policy for the TimeRipple application will help you understand what information we collect at Dovetailed, how we use the information, and what choices you have.

All versions

When you open TimeRipple for the first time we ask for an email address, which we then store.

When the TimeRipple application is in use on your phone or watch face we will also collect data relating to your usage of other applications.

Free version

If you are using the free version of the application this information is collected and sent to our servers for storage. The information is gathered though Google API and stored to Amazon Web Services.  The information stored by us includes:


- Your given email address

- The package id of the Android application being opened or closed. For example, YouTube

- The timestamp of when you started or stopped interacting with an application. For example, 10:37:26 am

- The type of interaction. For example, “start” or “stop”


At no point are your activities inside the application tracked. We only collect data regarding when you open or close the application and what that application is. All information gathered is personally identifiable to you via the provided email address.

Your data

Dovetailed uses third party vendors and hosting partners to provide the necessary hardware, software, networking, storage, and related technology required to provide the free version TimeRipple application. Although Dovetailed owns the code, databases, and all rights to the TimeRipple application, you retain all rights to your data. Dovetailed will use the data to better understand and research behaviours around time management. We will not sell your personal data to advertising companies but we might share it with pre-approved third parties for research purposes and for making the app more useful.


We do not use cookies.

Ad servers

We do not partner with or have special relationships with any ad server companies.


All data and information transmitted is secured by the HTTPS protocol.


If our information practices change, we will post the policy changes to our website to notify you of these changes and we will use for these new purposes only data collected from the time of the policy change forward. If you are concerned about how your information is used, you should check our Privacy Policy periodically.