Privacy Policy

Disciple Skies Software is able to provide DS Altimeter to you free of charge by implementing advertising in the application. In order to provide meaningful advertising content and to monitor advertising traffic, our advertising partners will collect certain information to create a consumer profile that is used to customize, streamline and track advertising content to you. The Personal Information that is collected is anonymized and cannot be used to identify you directly. You should be aware, however, that if this anonymized data is requested by a legal authority such as a court or law enforcement, forensic analysis of the data by the requesting legal authority could possibly reveal your identity.

This page is used to inform you regarding our policies with the collection, use, and disclosure of Personal Information if you decide to use our app.

If you choose to use our app, 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 described in this Privacy Policy.

The terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms and Conditions, which is accessible in this app and at Privacy Policy unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy.

Information Collection and Use

For a better experience, while using our Service, we may require you to provide us with certain information, including but not limited to your computer's IP address, location information, and internet usage statistics. This information is anonymized (it does not personally identify you) and is used only to support the core functions of the application, to build the advertising profile, to provide meaningful advertising content and to help DS Software debug the app in case of a crash or other error in the application.

Location Access and Background Location Access

This application requires access to your location to perform the essential tasks for which it was designed including:

1. The determination of your GPS altitude.
2. Matching your location against land survey databases to determine the surveyed elevation above sea level at your location.
3. To assist in calibrating the barometric altimeter and to calculate the elevation above sea level from the barometric altitude.
4. To record trails and an associated elevation profile.
5. To make photos stamped with your altitude.

Furthermore, if you purchase the application and choose to use the application's altitude widget, the application will request permission to access your location in the background (when the application is not visible). This background location information is used for the sole purpose of powering the altitude widget and is not shared with any other party or used for any other purpose.

Link to privacy policy of third party service providers used by the app

Log Data

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 statistics.

Service Providers

We may employ third-party companies and individuals due to the following reasons:

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 you to review the Privacy Policy of these websites. We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites or services.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting a message in this application. These changes are effective immediately after the message is posted.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or suggestions about our Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to contact us through our web site at: