Engage Linked Service - Independent Fitness Tracker Services

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08/31/2017

This article explains how information is shared between the Engage service and Independent Fitness Tracker Services.

In this article, Independent Fitness Tracker Services refers to compatible fitness tracking services operated by third-parties. The third-parties are independent from Recon. Engage service users can link their Engage account to an account at one or more an Independent Fitness Tracker Services. If you link your Engage account to an Independent Fitness Tracker Service, Engage automatically shares your Engage sports activities (called a trip) with the third-party service.

Linking

If you link your Engage account to an Independent Fitness Tracker Service, then your Engage receives access to send trip data to the service. Continue reading for more details.

If you link an Independent Fitness Tracker Service, your Engage account does not gain access to the third-party service data or login information.

Data Sharing

If you link your Engage account to an Independent Fitness Tracker Service, Engage automatically shares your trip information posted in the Engage service. This information includes geolocation and activity statistics. Trip information posts after the trip data uploads, processes, and becomes viewable on the Engage service.

The only data transmitted from the Engage service to an Independent Fitness Tracker Service is information about Engage trips, as described above. The automatic trip data sharing functionality does not transfer any other data between the Engage service to the third-party service. The sharing functionality does not share data from the Independent Fitness Tracker Service, other than a confirmation that trip data transferred to the third-party service.

The Independent Fitness Tracker Service governs all trip data shared with them, by their terms of service and privacy policy. Engage users must understand and comply with those terms of service and privacy policy.

Security

Data transmits between the Engage service and Independent Fitness Tracker Services, using applicable procedures designated by the Independent Fitness Tracker Services. These procedures include the SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) protocol.

De-Linking

You can cancel the link between the Engage account and Independent Fitness Tracker Service account at any time. To cancel, use the functionality in your Engage account settings. Once you de-link your Engage and Independent Fitness Tracker Service accounts, you no longer automatically transfer trip data to the third-party service.

De-linking does not affect trip data that you previously transferred to an Independent Fitness Tracker Service. You have to remove that data from within the Independent Fitness Tracker Service.

At any time, you can re-establish the link between the user’s Engage account and your Fitness Tracker Service account.