The following Ugotoru Privacy Policy describes how we treat personal information when you use Ugotoru’s products and services, including information provided when you use and the Ugotoru applications.


All usage of Ugotoru Services, which includes but is not limited to all software and products, shall be governed by the Terms of Service, Universal Terms, and Additional Terms, as defined and available on the website. If there are any conflicts or ambiguities between the Privacy Policy and the Terms of Service, the Terms of Service shall govern.

All images, graphics, text, videos, audio, or content of any kind posted, displayed or stored on Ugotoru products, services, applications or any of its Services, as defined in the Terms of Service, shall be subject to the terms and conditions defined in the Terms of Service.

Ugotoru, when used herein, shall Ugotoru, Inc., and any associated or subsidiary companies, products, services, applications, and software.

Personal information

You need a Ugotoru’s products account to use each applications or services. Ugotoru will ask for some personal information when you create its account, including your email address and a password, which is used to protect your account from unauthorized access.
When you use the website, or the Ugotoru applications and services, our web servers automatically record certain information about your use. Similar to other web services, records information such as account login status, data/pages displayed or clicked on (including links), and other generic log information (including browser type, IP-address, date and time of access, and referrer URL).
The Ugotoru applications or services require that basic account details (including your name and user ID) be stored on the mobile device. In addition, certain non-identifiable information about your mobile device (including IP address, Ugotoru application version, iOS version, and mobile device hardware version and type) is captured and stored to improve the performance and usability of the Ugotoru applications or services.
When you use the website or Ugotoru applications or services to view digital or audio collections, the application or services may track viewing or listening activity including the date/time of view, frequency of views, duration of views, and gestured-based interactions (e.g. zooming in).
When you use the website or Ugotoru applications or services to comment on digital collections, your comments will be stored on the Ugotoru server.


Ugotoru maintains and processes your account information, uploaded digital content and data in order to provide the Ugotoru products and services to you and to operate and improve our services.
It is acknowledged by the user, that any comments made on posted or uploaded content by other users who have access to this content, are strictly those of the other users and are not endorsed by, or subject to review by, Ugotoru in any way.

Information sharing and onward transfer

Users who view your shared digital collections, images or comments via any Ugotoru products or services, may see information about you including, but not limited to, the uploaded content, your name, your “face” image, and your affiliation info. Your email address and other account data are never shared with other Ugotoru users.
Your content and collections may be visible or printable to Ugotoru users who have been invited to view them. Your Pinup collections will be viewable to all Ugotoru users.
If you comment on a collection that you’ve been invited into, the owner of the collection will be able to see your comments.
We do not sell, rent or otherwise share your personal information with any third parties except in the limited circumstances such as when we believe we are required to do so by law.
Ugotoru reserves the right to use images, graphics, text, video, audio or any other content that is posted, uploaded, displayed or stored on Ugotoru products, applications, software, and Services for any purpose as Ugotoru sees fit for the purposes of promotion and advertising. It is understood and agreed by you that third parties may use or display your content in their own publications, be it electronic or printed, in reference to our products or Services.
Ugotoru may review and delete the content of a collection if a user complaint is received, or if we have reason to believe that the account is used in violation of our Terms of Service or Usage Guidelines. Such content deletions by Ugotoru may occur without notice to the user.

The website and the Ugotoru applications and services may present third party sponsored advertisements and messages with links to websites hosted and operated by these third parties. In addition, Ugotoru community users may post links to other sites that are not under our control. Such other sites do not necessarily follow our privacy policies, and may operate under different privacy policies.

Parents and guardians

Ugotoru encourages you to get involved with your children’s online usage and to be aware of the activities in which they are participating. You should be aware that if your children voluntarily disclose their names, e-mail addresses, personal images, or other information on the Ugotoru services, such disclosures may result in unsolicited messages from other parties. We suggest that you discourage your child from providing such information on this site or elsewhere unless you are confident that the information will not be misused.

Your choices

You may change the name, “face” image, and affiliation data information associated with your Ugotoru account at anytime from within the Ugotoru application or services.
You may create, modify, organize, and delete your digital collections at anytime. Collections created in the “Personal” area of your account will only be visible to you. Collections created and moved to the Pinup area of your account will be visible to all users in the Ugotoru community. Collections created and moved to the Crit area of your account will only be visible to those Ugotoru users to whom you have specifically invited to collaborate on this collection. Collections or images shall be viewable and printable by those to whom you transmit or intentionally share them.
You can delete a collection at anytime from within the Ugotoru iPad/iPhone application. When you delete collections or content in Ugotoru, residual copies of deleted content and associated data may remain in our backup systems. Users who had been invited into a deleted collection will no longer be able to view or access the deleted content.
You may close your Ugotoru user account by sending us an email from the email address associated with your Ugotoru user account to Residual copies of your content may remain in our backup systems. Users who had been invited into collections owned by you will no longer be able to view or access associated content.

More information

If you have any concerns regarding privacy issues, please contact us at or write to us at:
Privacy Matters
Ugotoru, Inc.
Maruki building 503, 1-13-7 Nishi-Gotanda, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo, Japan

© Ugotoru, Inc. Last updated on July 24, 2019.