Privacy Policy


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To enhance site security and improve user experience, when visitors leave comments on the site, we collect the data shown in the comments form. Additionally, we collect the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to aid in spam detection. An anonymized string created from your email address (also known as a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to verify usage. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: Upon approval of your comment, your profile picture becomes visible to the public.



Visitors should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS). We caution that uploading images with such embedded location data may pose privacy concerns, as others can potentially extract location data from them.



  • If you leave a comment, you may opt-in to saving your name, email, and website in cookies for convenience, so you do not have to fill in your details again. These cookies last one year.
  • Temporary cookies determine if your browser accepts cookies and contain no personal data, discarded when you close your browser.
  • Upon logging in, cookies save your login info and display choices for two days to a year, depending on your choices.
  • Editing or publishing an article sets a cookie indicating the post ID, expiring after 1 day.


Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g., videos, images, articles, etc.). Such content from other websites behaves exactly as if the visitor has visited the other website, which may collect data, use cookies, and monitor your interaction with embedded content.


Who we share your data with

Your IP address is included in a password reset email if requested.


How long we retain your data

Comments and their metadata are retained indefinitely for recognition and approval of follow-up comments. User-registered information is stored in their profiles and can be accessed, edited, or deleted at any time, except usernames which cannot be changed.


What rights you have over your data

You can request an exported file of personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided. You can also request erasure of your personal data, which does not include data we must keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.


Where your data is sent

Comments may be checked by an automated spam detection service. If you wish to prevent this, please contact us for alternatives.