TripSpark built the SCAT MyRide app as a Free
app. This SERVICE is provided by TripSpark at no cost and is intended for use
This page is used to inform visitors regarding
our policies with the collection, use, and disclosure of Personal Information
if anyone decided to use our Service.
If you choose to use our Service, then you agree
to the collection and use of information in relation to this policy. The
Personal Information that we collect is used for providing and improving the
Service. We will not use or share your information with anyone except as
For a better experience while using our Service,
we may require you to provide us with certain personally identifiable
information, including but not limited to: Name, Email Address, SMS, Location and/or
Phone Number. The information that we request will be retained by us and used
The app does use third party services that may
collect information used to identify you.
Third Party Information
Whenever a MyRide user visits the website, or
uses the MyRide Native App, data from the following sources are collected by
- The HTTP request of the user
- Browser/system information
- First-party cookies
For more information on how Google Analytics
tracking works please see here.
MyRide uses Google Maps to display route and
MyRide uses the Google Authentication API to
allow users to login to MyRide using their Google account, if it is enabled in
the MyRide Admin page.
The Google Accounts Authentication API Terms of
Use are available here.
uses reCAPTCHA to ensure that only humans sign up to use MyRide.
details are available here.
uses OneSignal services to perform push notifications. This allows MyRide send
out bus time notifications and news alerts to users that have signed up to
receive them in a web browser, or the Native App.
uses Twilio for both inbound and outbound bus time and news alert notifications
via the user’s provided SMS phone number.
uses Bit.ly to generate short URLs that link to pages in the MyRide website or
We want to inform you that whenever you use our
Service, in a case of an error in the app we collect data and information
(through third party products) on your phone called Log Data. This Log Data may
include information such as your device Internet Protocol (“IP”) address,
device name, operating system version, the configuration of the app when
utilizing our Service, the time and date of your use of the Service, and other
Cookies are files with a small amount of data
that are commonly used as anonymous unique identifiers. These are sent to your
browser from the websites that you visit and are stored on your device's
This Service does not use these “cookies”
explicitly. However, the app may use third party code and libraries that use
“cookies” to collect information and improve their services. You have the
option to either accept or refuse these cookies and know when a cookie is being
sent to your device. If you choose to refuse our cookies, you may not be able
to use some portions of this Service.
We may employ third-party companies and
individuals due to the following reasons:
- To facilitate our Service;
- To provide the Service on our
- To perform Service-related
- To assist us in analyzing how
our Service is used.
We want to inform users of this Service that
these third parties have access to your Personal Information. The reason is to
perform the tasks assigned to them on our behalf. However, they are obligated
not to disclose or use the information for any other purpose.
We value your trust in providing us your
Personal Information, thus we are striving to use commercially acceptable means
of protecting it. But remember that no method of transmission over the
internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure and reliable, and we
cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Links to Other Sites
This Service may contain links to other sites.
If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that site. Note
that these external sites are not operated by us. Therefore, we strongly advise
assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any
third-party sites or services.
These Services are not directed to, nor do we
knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13. If
we discover that a child under 13 has provided us with personal information, we
will take reasonable steps to promptly remove that person’s personal
information from our records. If you are a parent or guardian and are aware
that your child has provided us with personal information, please contact us at
941-861-5000 so that we will be able to take any necessary actions.
Changes to This Privacy
time. Thus, you are advised to review this page periodically for any changes.
page. These changes are effective immediately after they are posted on this
Florida “Sunshine Law”
We adhere to Florida’s open records laws. Records
we send and receive may be subject to public disclosure upon request. As required by Section 668.6076, Florida
Statutes, you are hereby notified that under Florida law, e-mail addresses are
public records. If you do not want your e-mail address released in response to
a public records request, do not send electronic mail to this entity. Instead,
contact this office by phone or in writing.
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