Privacy Policy

Who we are

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When our visitors leave comments on the site, we collect what is displayed on the comments page, as well as the visitors’ IP addresses and browser agent user string to help fight spam.

An anonymous string generated for your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to Gravatar to see if you are using it. The Gravatar privacy policy is available here: Once your comment is approved, your profile picture will be visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media files

If you upload images to a site, you should avoid uploading images with embedded site data (EXIF GPS). Site visitors can download and extract any image site data on the site.


If you can leave a comment on our site, disable saving your name, email address and website in cookies. This is for your convenience so you don’t have to re-enter your details the next time you leave a comment. These cookies are stored for 1 year.

If you have an account record on the site and you log in, we will set a temporary cookie to determine whether your browser supports cookies, the cookie does not contain any personal information and is deleted when your browser is closed.

When you log in, we’ll also set a few cookies to save your login information and screen settings. Login cookies are stored for 2 days and screen customization cookies for 1 year. If you select “Remember me”, your login will be stored for 2 weeks. If you find from your incorrect record, the login cookies will be deleted.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be stored in your browser. This cookie contains no personal data and simply identifies the article you have edited. It expires in 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may contain content (such as videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other sites behaves as if the user had visited another site.

These sites may collect data about you, use cookies, embedded third-party tracking applications, and monitor your interactions with this embedded content. which track interactions with embedded content if you have an account and visit this site.

Who we share your data with

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

How long we keep your data

If you leave a comment, it and its metadata are stored indefinitely. This way, we can automatically identify and approve each subsequent comment instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users who register on our site (if any), we store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All members can view, edit or delete their personal information at any time (in particular, they cannot change their username). Site administrators can also view and edit this information.

What rights do you have to all your data

If you have an account on this site or have left comments, you can request a generated export 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 proprietary data we hold about you. This does not include any data that we are required to protect for administrative, legal and security purposes.

Where your data is sent

Visitors’ comments may be checked using an automatic spam detection service.