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What kinds of private data do we collect, and why?


We gather the information provided in the comments form, along with the commenter’s IP address and browser user agent string, when a person leaves a remark on a website to aid in detecting spam.

The service may get an encrypted string (sometimes referred to as a hash) made from your email address to establish whether you are using Gravatar. You can access the Gravatar service’s privacy statement at


If you intend to submit images to the website, avoid uploading any with integrated location data (EXIF GPS). Images on the website can be downloaded and used to extract any location data.

Contact forms


Your identity, email, and website may be recorded in cookies if you post a comment on our website. These are provided for your convenience so that you won’t have to enter your information again each time you leave a remark.

We’ll keep cookies for a short while to see if your browser allows them if you visit our login page.

When you log in, we will create many cookies to store your login information and screen display preferences. In contrast to login cookies, which are only for two days, screen settings cookies are suitable for a year.

If you modify or publish an article, your browser will retain an extra cookie.

Embedded content from other websites

This website’s articles can have linked media (e.g., videos, images, etc.). Content from other websites that have been embedded functions like the visitor has been to the other website.

These websites may keep tabs on how you engage with the embedded material, compile data about you, use cookies, incorporate additional third-party tracking, and keep track of your activities. This also involves monitoring your online behavior if you have an account and are logged in to the website.


Who do we share your data with

If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the email.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a remark, the comment and metadata are kept forever. This allows us to detect and approve any subsequent comments without manually flagging them for moderation.

We also maintain users’ personal data in their user profiles if they register on our website.Users always have access to, and control over, their personal information (cannot change their username). Administrators of the website can also view and modify that information.

What control over your data do you have?

You can ask to receive an exported file of the personal data we possess about you, along with any information you have given us if you have an account on our site or have left comments. You can also ask us to delete any information we may hold on you that is personal.

Where do we send your data?

To review user comments, a spam detection service may be employed automatically.

Your contact information

Additional information

How we protect your data

What outside sources do we get our data from

Industry regulatory disclosure requirements

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