Privacy Policy

Effective Date: July 14, 2020

At Playground, we collect and manage user data according to the following Privacy Policy, with the goal of incorporating our company values: transparency, accessibility, sanity, usability. This document is part of Playgrounds’s Terms of Use, and by using our websites at (the “Website”), you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy, License Agreement and the Terms of Use. Please read the Terms of Use in their entirety, and refer to those for definitions and contacts.

What & Why

We collect and use the following information to provide, improve, protect and promote our Services.

  • Account information: We collect, and associate with your account, the information you provide to us when sign-up using Salesforce, Google or any other accepted platform, and upgrade to a paid plan (such as your name, email address, phone number, payment info and physical address).

  • Your Content: Our Services are designed as a simple and personalised way for you to store your code, description and files. To make that possible, we store, process and transmit Your Content as well as information related to it. This related information includes your profile information, which makes it easier to collaborate and share Your Content with others, as well as things like the size of the file, the time it was uploaded, collaborators and usage activity.

  • Usage information: We collect information relating to how you use the Services, including actions you take in your account (such as using, downloading, liking, deploying). We use this information to analyse, provide, improve and promote our Services.

  • Device information: We also collect information from and about the devices you use to access the Services. This includes things like IP addresses, the type of browser and device you use, and identifiers associated with your devices. Your devices (depending on their settings) may also transmit location information to the Services. For example, we use device information to detect abuse and identify and troubleshoot bugs.

  • Marketing: We give users the option to use some of our Services free of charge. These free Services are made possible by the fact that some users upgrade to one of our paid Services. If you register for our Services, we will, from time to time, send you information about upgrades when permissible. Users who receive these marketing materials can opt out at any time. If you don’t want to receive a particular type of marketing material from us, click the ‘unsubscribe’ link in the corresponding emails, or update your preferences in the Notifications section of your personal account.

With whom

We may share information as discussed below, but we won’t sell it to advertisers or other third parties.

  • Others working for and with Playground: Playground uses certain trusted third parties (for example, versioning tools) for the business purposes of helping us provide, and improve our Services. These third parties will access your information to perform tasks on our behalf, and we’ll remain responsible for their handling of your information per our instructions.

  • Other users: Our Services display information such as your name, profile picture, device, email address and usage information to other users you collaborate with or choose to share with. When you register your Playground account, we may help collaborators and administrators find you by making some of your basic information – such as your name, profile picture and email address – visible to other users in the same domain. This helps other users to collaborate & share content with you.

  • Law & order and the public interest: We may disclose your information to third parties if we determine that such disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (a) comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process or appropriate government request; (b) protect any person from death or serious bodily harm; (c) prevent fraud or abuse of Playground or our users; (d) protect Playground's rights, property, safety or interest; or (e) perform a task carried out in the public interest.


  • Security: We have a team dedicated to keeping your information secure and testing for vulnerabilities. We continue to work on features to keep your information safe in addition to things encryption of data at rest.

  • User controls: You can access, amend, and delete some of your personal information by logging in to your Playground account and going to your Profile page. Some of the important information is used as user identifier in the system and it will be read only you.


  • Around the world: To provide you with the Services, we may store, process and transmit data in different locations around the world – including those outside your country. Data may also be stored locally on the devices you use to access the Services.

Promotional offers from us

We may use your Identity, Technical, Usage and Profile Data to form a view on what we think you may want or need, or what may be of interest to you. This is how we decide which products, services and offers may be relevant for you (we call this marketing).

  • As a business customer, you will receive marketing communications from us if:
  • you have requested information from us or purchased services from us; or
  • you have tried the product but did not activate; or
  • you are a prospective customer,

and, in all instances, you have not opted out of receiving that marketing.

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.

Contact Us

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