privacy policy

Who we are

The address of our website is:


What type of personal data is collected and why



When visitors leave comments on the website, the data shown in the comments form as well as the visitor’s IP address and the browser user agent string are collected to facilitate spam detection.

An anonymized string created from the email address (otherwise called a hash) can be provided to the Gravatar service to see if it is in use. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here:
After approval of the comment the profile picture is visible to all in the context of the comment.


If images are uploaded to the website the uploading of images that include embedded location data (EXIF GPS) should be avoided. Visitors of the website could download and extract the location data from images on the website.


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If a comment is left on our website, the option of saving the name, the email address and the website in the cookies can be choosen. They are used for convenience so that there is no need to fill the details again when another comment is left. These cookies will last for one year.

If  the login page is visited, a temporary cookie will be set to determine if the browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is deleted once the browser is closed.

When log in, several cookies will be set to save the login information and the screen display options. Login cookies last for two days and screen options cookies last for one year. If «Remember Me» is selected, the login will last for two weeks. Once logged out from the account the login cookies will be removed.

When an article is edited or published an additional cookie will be saved in the browser. This cookie does not include personal data, but simply indicates the ID of the article modified. It expires after 1 day.


Embedded content from other websites

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

These websites may collect data, use cookies, integrate additional third-party tracking and monitor the interaction, including tracking the interaction with the embedded content in the case you have an account and are connected to those websites.




Who we share your data with

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

How long do we keep the data

If a comment is left, the comment and its metadata are kept indefinitely. In this way we can automatically recognize and approve any subsequent comment instead of keeping it in a moderation queue.

For users who register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information provided in the user profile. All users can see, edit or delete their personal information at any time (except the username which cannot be changed). Website administrators can also see and edit this information.

What rights do you have on your data

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

Where we send the data

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