Modern Delicious Privacy Policy

This privacy policy governs your use of the software application Modern Delicious for Windows 8 devices that was created by Shaun Lynch. The Modern Delicious application is used to display links that a user has posted to Delicious.

The privacy policy at Delicious controls how they use your data on their system. Their privacy policy may be less restrictive than for the Modern Delicious Application. Please review the Delicious privacy policy for full details.

All Delicious branding and logos are copyright of the current ownership of Delicious and are only used to properly identify the purpose of the Modern Delicious application, which is to provide access to Delicious in an alternate way.

What information does the Modern Delicious application obtain and how is it used?

User Provided Information

The Modern Delicious application obtains the login credentials you provide when you login using the Modern Delicious application. Registration with Delicious is required before the Modern Delicious application can be used. This information is only used to retrieve information from Delicious and is not shared or communicated to any other party or service.

The Modern Delicious application does not collect any user information beyond what is specified above. No information on how you use the Modern Delicious application or any data you enter is collected. Because no data is collected, your information is not used for any marketing purposes or notices, and cannot be sold or used for anything.

Does the Modern Delicious application collect precise real time location information of the device?

This Application does not collect precise information about the location of your mobile device.

Do third parties see and/or have access to information obtained by the Modern Delicious application?

No data is transmitted to external services. We will not share your information with third parties. Data may be shared with the operating system in order to provide features of the Modern Delicious application, such as search results.

We may disclose User Provided and Automatically Collected Information:

Data Retention Policy, Managing Your Information

The Modern Delicious application does store your posts in a local file once you provide credentials to improve performance and to bypass usage restrictrions placed upon it by the Delicious API for as long as you use the Modern Delicious application. This file is deleted upon log out or automatically removed by the operating system when the Modern Delicious application is uninstalled. This data is required for the Modern Delicious application to function properly.


We are concerned about safeguarding the confidentiality of your information. This is why no information is shared beyond what is communicated with the operating system and Delicious.


This Privacy Policy may be updated from time to time for any reason. We will notify you of any changes to our Privacy Policy by posting the new Privacy Policy here. You are advised to consult this Privacy Policy regularly for any changes, as continued use is deemed approval of all changes. You can check the history of this policy by viewing the change log at the bottom of this page.

Your Consent

By using the Modern Delicious application, you are consenting to our processing of your information as set forth in this Privacy Policy now and as amended by us. "Processing,” means storing your credentials and posts on the device you use the Modern Delicious application on and processing these for display in any way, including, but not limited to, collecting, storing, deleting, using, and combining information, all of which activities will take place in the United States. If you reside outside the United States your information will be processed and stored there under United States privacy standards.

Contact us

If you have any questions regarding privacy while using the Modern Delicious application, or have questions about our practices, please contact us via email at

Change log