Privacy Policy

Effective Date: Nov 14, 2023

Your privacy is critical to us. This Privacy Policy outlines how Converse, owned and operated by Basement Labs LLC, collects, uses, discloses, and safeguards your information when you visit our website, and interact with our AI reading companion service.

Converse may link to third-party sites or make use of third-party processing, such as for payment. This Policy only applies to the services provided by Converse and to this website; other sites and services are governed by their own policies.

1. Information We Collect

a. Personal Information

  • Account Information: When you register for Converse, we collect information such as your name and email address.
  • Payment Information: The payments are collected via our trusted payment partners. We don't collect or store your payment info.

b. Content Interaction Data

  • Saved Content: We store the content you save, such as web articles, PDFs, and YouTube video links, for summarization and interaction.
  • Summaries and Interactions: We log the summaries generated and your interactions for improving our service.

c. Technical Data

  • Log Files: We automatically collect information your browser sends, such as IP address, browser type, and the pages of our Service that you visit.
  • Cookies: We use cookies to maintain your session and preferences.
  • Do Not Track Signals: We do not currently respond to 'Do Not Track' signals as there is no standard for how these signals should be interpreted.

2. How We Use Your Information

We use the information we collect to:

  • Provide and manage our Service.
  • Communicate with you about your account or our services.
  • Enhance and personalize your experience.
  • Implement security measures and protect against fraud.

3. Sharing Your Information

We may share information:

  • To comply with legal obligations or protect rights and safety.

4. Your Data Rights and Choices

You have the right to:

  • Access and update your personal information.
  • Request the deletion of your personal information.
  • Opt-out of certain uses of your information, e.g., marketing communications.

5. Data Security

We employ robust security measures to protect your data, including encryption and access controls.

6. International Transfers

Your information may be transferred to, and maintained on, computers located outside of your state, province, country, or other governmental jurisdiction where the privacy laws may not be as protective as those in your jurisdiction.

7. Children's Privacy

Converse is not intended for individuals under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children without parental consent.

8. Updates to This Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. We will post the updated policy on our website with the date of the most recent update.

9. Contact Us

For any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us at