Privacy Policy

This web page represents our Privacy Policy and it contains the privacy policy for our website,, sub-domains, and any associated web-based materials (collectively “Website”), as well as our mobile applications including any Shatoetry app (“Apps”), as owned and operated by Blindlight LLC dba Blindlight Apps (“Blindlight”).  This Privacy Policy explains how we collect, store and use the information collected in connection with the Website and any Apps provided by Blindlight.

By installing, using, registering to or otherwise accessing the Website or the Apps you agree to this Privacy Policy and give us permission to use and disclose your personal data solely in accordance with this Privacy Policy.  If you do not agree to the terms set forth in this Privacy Policy, you should not install, use or otherwise access the Website or any of the Apps.  We may change our Privacy Policy from time to time so please check back frequently.  By continuing to use the Website and/or the Apps you are accepting any changes to our Privacy Policy.

Do we use cookies?

Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computers hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.

As is the case with most websites, some user information is automatically gathered and stored. We may use cookies to keep track of advertisements and compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future. We may contract with third-party service providers to assist us in better understanding our site visitors. These service providers are not permitted to use the information collected on our behalf except to help us improve the Website, the Apps, and the experience of our users.

Do we disclose information to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect our or others’ rights, property, or safety. Non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties, at our discretion.

California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

Because we value your privacy we have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. We therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties without your consent.

Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.

Terms and Conditions

Please also see our Terms of Service section below establishing the use, disclaimers, and limitations of liability governing the use of our Website and Apps.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page, and/or update the modification date below.

This Privacy Policy was last modified on APRIL 24, 2013.


Terms of Service

This web page represents a legal document that serves as our Terms of Service and it governs the legal terms of our website,, sub-domains, and any associated web-based materials (collectively, “Website”), as well as our mobile applications including any Shatoetry app (“Apps”), as owned and operated by Blindlight LLC dba Blindlight Apps (“Blindlight”).

Capitalized terms, unless otherwise defined, have the meaning specified within the Definitions section below. These Terms of Service, along with our Privacy Policy below, any mobile license agreement, and other posted guidelines within our Website (collectively “Legal Terms”), constitute the entire and only agreement between you and Blindlight, and supersede all other agreements, representations, warranties and understandings with respect to our Website and our Apps and the subject matter contained herein. We may amend our Legal Terms at any time without specific notice to you. The latest copies of our Legal Terms will be posted on our Website, and you should review all Legal Terms prior to using our Website or Apps. After any revisions to our Legal Terms are posted, you agree to be bound to any such changes to them. Therefore, it is important for you to periodically review our Legal Terms to make sure you still agree to them.

By using our Website or our Apps, you agree to fully comply with and be bound by our Legal Terms. Please review them carefully. If you do not accept our Legal Terms, do not access and use our Website or our Apps. If you have already accessed our Website and/or our Apps and do not accept our Legal Terms, you should immediately discontinue use.


The terms “us” or “we” or “our” refers to Blindlight, the owner of the Website and the Apps.

A “User” is a collective identifier that refers to either someone who merely browses our Website or any other user of our Website or the Apps accessed online or through any other device.

“User Content” means any communications, images, sounds, and all the material, data, and information that you upload or transmit or create through the Website or any App, or that other users upload or transmit.

Our “Service” represents the collective functionality and features as offered through our Website or our Apps.

All text, information, graphics, audio, video, and data offered through our Website or our Apps are collectively known as our “Content”.

Legal Compliance

You agree to comply with all applicable domestic and international laws, statutes, ordinances, and regulations regarding your use of our Website and any Apps. Blindlight reserves the right to investigate complaints or reported violations of our Legal Terms and to take any action we deem appropriate, including but not limited to canceling your member account, reporting any suspected unlawful activity to law enforcement officials, regulators, or other third parties and disclosing any information necessary or appropriate to such persons or entities relating to your profile, email addresses, usage history, posted materials, IP addresses and traffic information, as allowed under our Privacy Policy.

 Intellectual Property

Our Website and any of our Apps may contain our service marks or trademarks as well as those of our affiliates or other companies, in the form of words, graphics, and logos. Our Website and our Apps are also protected under international copyright laws. The use of such service marks/trademarks, and the copying, redistribution, use or publication by you of any portion of our Website or any App is permitted only as instructed by us through our Website and our Apps. Your use of our Website and any of our Apps does not grant you ownership rights of any kind in our Website and/or any of our Apps.

Links to Other Websites

Our Website or our Apps may contain links to third party websites. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you. By linking to these websites, we do not create or have an affiliation with, or sponsor such third party websites. The inclusion of links within our Website or our Apps does not constitute any endorsement, guarantee, warranty, or recommendation of such third party websites.  Blindlight has no control over the legal documents and privacy practices of third party websites; as such, you access any such third party websites at your own risk.

General Terms

Our Legal Terms shall be treated as though they were executed and performed in the state of California in the United States and shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the state of California in the United States without regard to conflict of law principles. In addition, you agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction and venue of such courts. Any cause of action by you with respect to our Website or our Apps, must be instituted within one (1) year after the cause of action arose or be forever waived and barred. Should any part of our Legal Terms be held invalid or unenforceable, that portion shall be construed consistent with applicable law and the remaining portions shall remain in full force and effect. To the extent that any Content in our Website or any Apps conflicts or is inconsistent with our Legal Terms, our Legal Terms shall take precedence. Our failure to enforce any provision of our Legal Terms shall not be deemed a waiver of such provision nor of the right to enforce such provision. The rights of Blindlight under our Legal Terms shall survive the termination of our Legal Terms.

By transmitting or submitting any User Content while using our Website or our Apps, you affirm, represent and warrant that such transmission or submission is (a) accurate and not confidential; (b) not in violation of any applicable laws, contractual restrictions or other third party rights, and that you have permission from any third party whose personal information or intellectual property is comprised in the User Content; (c) free of viruses, adware, spyware, worms or other malicious code; and (d) you acknowledge and agree that any of your personal information within such content will at all times be processed by Blindlight in accordance with its Privacy Policy.

You own your User Content. You hereby grant Blindlight and its affiliates a perpetual and irrevocable, worldwide, fully paid-up and royalty free, non-exclusive, unlimited license, including the right to sublicense and assign to third parties, and right to copy, reproduce, fix, adapt, modify, improve, translate, reformat, create derivative works from, manufacture, introduce into circulation, commercialize, publish, distribute, sell, license, sublicense, transfer, rent, lease, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, or provide access to electronically, broadcast, communicate to the public by telecommunication, display, perform, enter into computer memory, and use and practice, in any way now known or in the future discovered, your User Content as well as all modified and derivative works thereof in connection with our provision of the Website and the Apps, including marketing and promotions thereof. To the extent permitted by applicable laws, you hereby waive any moral rights you may have in any User Content.

You are entirely responsible for all User Content you post or otherwise transmit via the Website or the Apps. Blindlight assumes no responsibility for the conduct of any user submitting any User Content, and assumes no responsibility for monitoring the Service for inappropriate or illegal content or conduct.

Blindlight has no obligation to monitor User Content. If Blindlight chooses at any time, in its sole discretion, to monitor the Website or any Apps, Blindlight shall have the right, in its sole discretion, to edit, refuse to post, or remove any User Content and Blindlight may monitor and/or record your interaction with the Website or any Apps or communications when you are using the Website or the Apps. By entering into these Terms of Service, you hereby provide your irrevocable consent to such monitoring and recording.

Please note that the terms and conditions of Apple’s “Standard EULA” also apply to the Apps.

Changes to our Terms of Service

If we decide to change our terms of service, we will post those changes on this page, and/or update the modification date below.

These Terms of Service were last modified on APRIL 24, 2013.


Shatoetry makes use of parts of the FFmpeg project and the Bambuser project FFmpeg build tools distributed under the LGPL 2.1 license. The source code and instructions for building FFmpeg for Android are available for download here.