Privacy Policy

Please read this Privacy Policy carefully because it discusses how we will collect, use, share, and process your personal information. By using sites and services, you agree to this Privacy Policy and its terms.

We welcome any questions or comments you may have about this Privacy Policy and our privacy practices. If you have any questions or comments, you may contact us by Email:

The English language version of the Privacy Policy will govern your relationship with Where has provided you with a translation other than the English language version of the Privacy Policy, you agree that the translation is provided for your convenience only. If there is any contradiction between what the English language version of the Privacy Policy says and what a translation says, then the English language version takes precedence.

By accessing sites, you agree to this Privacy Policy and its terms, and you consent to having your data transferred to and processed in the United States. Your use of websites and applications may also be governed by Terms of Use. Please read the terms carefully.

This Privacy Policy outlines the types of data we collect from your interactions with and how we process that information. You have choices about how your personal information is accessed, collected, shared, and stored by We take the privacy of the information you provide and that we collect seriously, and we implement security safeguards designed to protect your data.

In general, the information we collect depends on the services you request. In addition to personal information that you provide (such as your name, email address, financial information, and other personally identifiable information), we collect Internet and other network activity information with cookies and other automated technologies

We use the data we collect and that you provide as well as inferences we make from that information to:

  1. Provide, support, and personalize our website and services
  2. Create, maintain, customize, and secure a profile or account
  3. Process your requests and respond to your inquiries
  4. Provide information on our products or services
  5. Maintain the safety, security, and integrity of our website and the infrastructure that facilitates use of our website.
  6. Internal development and analysis of our products and services
  7. Fulfill any other purpose for which you provide it
  8. Carry out our obligations and enforce our rights as
    described in this Privacy Policy
  9. When you provide the information, it cannot be used for another purpose without your consent.

Who we are

Our website address is:


When visitors leave comments on our website( we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share your data with

Disclosure of Your Information

We do not sell or share your personal data with any third-party advertisers or ad networks for their advertising purposes. We may disclose your personal information to third parties to process information as described above and otherwise enable our ability to provide, as further discussed below.

Disclosure on Your Behalf

We may disclose personal information that we collect, or you provide as described in this Privacy Policy to fulfill our obligations, the purpose for which you provide it, a purpose you request when you provide the information, or any other purpose for which we have your consent.

How long we retain your data

Suggested text: If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where your data is sent

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Changes to Our Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy occasionally to reflect changes in our practices. is consistently seeks new and improved ways to offer our sites and increase engagement. As we improve our sites, this may also mean the collection of new data or new ways to use data. Because our sites are dynamic, and we continuously seek to offer new features, we may require changes in our collection or processing of information. If we collect materially different personal data or materially change how we use your data, we will update this Privacy Policy.

We will post any changes to our Privacy Policy on this page. If we make material changes to how we process our users’ personal information, we will provide a notice that the Privacy Policy has been updated. The date the Privacy Policy was last modified is identified at the beginning of the Policy. You are responsible for ensuring we have an up-to-date, active, and deliverable email address for you and for periodically visiting this Privacy Policy to check for any changes.