**Privacy Policy**

Advanced Reality NZ built the Waka Hourua app as a Free app. This SERVICE is provided by Advanced Reality NZ at no cost and is intended for use as is.

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 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 are accessible at Waka Hourua unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy.

**Information Collection and Use**

Depending on the User’s specific device, this Application may request certain permissions that allow it to access the User’s device Data as described below. By default, these permissions must be granted by the User before the respective information can be accessed. Once the permission has been given, it can be revoked by the User at any time. In order to revoke these permissions, Users may refer to the device settings or contact the Owner for support at the contact details provided in the present document.

The exact procedure for controlling app permissions may be dependent on the User’s device and software. Please note that the revoking of such permissions might impact the proper functioning of this Application. If User grants any of the permissions listed below, the respective Personal Data may be processed (i.e accessed to, modified or removed) by this Application.

Camera permission

Waka Hourua app will ask for camera permission to be able to access AR (Augmented Reality) functionality.  

The camera is only used to track image targets. Personal data such as photos or videos will not be captured or collected. 

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


Unity may collect some or all of the following information about your device: 

unique device identifiers (e.g., IDFV for iOS devices and Android ID for Android devices); IP address; country of install (mapped from IP address); device manufacturer and model platform type (iOS, Android, Mac, Windows, etc.) and the operating system and version running on your system or device; language; CPU information such as model, the number of CPUs present, frequency, and instruction set support flags; the graphics card type and vendor name; graphics card driver name and version (e.g., “nv4disp.dll”); which graphics API is in use (e.g., “OpenGL 2.1” or “Direct3D 9.0c”); amount of system and video RAM present; current screen resolution; version of the Unity Editor used to create the game; sensor flags (e.g., device support for gyroscope, touch pressure or accelerometer); application or bundle identification (“app ID”) of the game installed; unique advertising identifiers provided for iOS and Android devices (e.g., IDFA or Android Ad ID); and a checksum of all the data that gets sent to verify that it transmitted correctly.

For more information please refer to Unity – Privacy Policy.

Vuforia (PTC, Inc)

Vuforia may collect some or all of the following information about your device:   

  • Make, model and version of the user’s device 
  • Operating system name and version number of the user’s device 
  •  Camera profile version  

 Information about the Software used to create the Developer Application such as: 

  • Vuforia API version 
  • Vuforia license keys 

 Information about the Developer Application and its use such as: 

  • Application bundle ID 
  • Application distribution type 
  • Application version 
  • Application store identifier 
  •  Initial application session timestamp determined at the first time an app is launched after being installed on a device 
  • Vuforia feature usage events 
  • Start Vuforia timestamp 
  • Camera start time when Vuforia is running 
  •  Recognition event type and timestamps 
  • Tracker detection timestamp 

  The IP address used by the end user’s device for the purpose of inferring the country of use (but not the exact location).  

 The media access control address (MAC address) of the development system used to create the Developer Application for the purpose of generating a unique identifier for that system (Used with the Model Target Generator and with Unity Version 2017.2 and above) 

 Information about the use of Vuforia Developer tools: 

  • The number of Model Targets, trained and not trained, and number of Guide Views created with the Model Target Generator 
  • Basic metrics on Area Targets created with the Area Target Generator, in particular the number of created targets, the area covered, the number of panoramas and number of scanning -points 

For more information please refer to Vuforia (PTC, Inc) – Privacy Policy. / Statistics.

**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.


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.

**Children’s Privacy**

These Services do not address anyone under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13 years of age. In the case we discover that a child under 13 has provided us with personal information, we immediately delete this from our servers. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with personal information, please contact us so that we will be able to do the necessary actions.

**Changes to This Privacy Policy**

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. Thus, you are advised to review this page periodically for any changes. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page.

This policy is effective as of 2022-03-20

**Contact Us**

If you have any questions or suggestions about our Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to contact us at info@advancedreality.tech