When visitors leave comments on the site, we collect the information in the comments form, the IP address of the visitor and the browser user agent to help receive spam.
An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) can be sent to the Gravatar service if you use it.
After your comment is approved, your profile picture will be publicly visible in the context of your comment.
If you are a registered user and upload images to the site, you should avoid uploading images containing EXIF GPS location data.
Visitors to the site can download the images from the site and view the location data.
- to improve the use and functionalities of its website;
- to analyze how users use the website and to compile statistics;
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When you leave a comment on our site, you can indicate whether your name, e-mail address and site may be stored in a cookie. We do this for your convenience so that you do not have to re-enter this information for a new response. These cookies are valid for one year.
When you visit our login page, we store a temporary cookie to check whether your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is deleted as soon as you close your browser.
Once you log in, we will store some cookies in connection with your login information and screen display options. Login cookies are valid for 2 days and cookies for screen display options are valid for 1 year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will be saved for 2 weeks. As soon as you log out of your account, login cookies will be removed.
Performance cookies collect data about the use of a website such as the number of visitors, the time visitors spend on a web page and error messages. We use, among other things, Google Analytics (for collecting anonymous data about the use of our website and compiling visitor statistics – How Google uses data when you use our partners’ sites or apps).
Functional cookies increase the usability of a website by remembering your 6 choices (e.g. language preferences, region, login).
Embedded content from other sites
Posts on this site may contain embedded content (for example, videos, images, messages, etc.).
Embedded content from other sites behaves exactly the same as if the visitor had visited this other site.
Who we share your data with
If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.
How long we keep your data
When you leave a comment, that comment and the metadata of that comment will be saved forever.
This way we can automatically recognize and approve follow-up comments instead of moderating them.
For users who register on our site (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile.
All users can view, edit or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username).
Site administrators can also view and edit this information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site or have left comments, you can request an exported file of the personal information we hold about you, including any information you have provided to us.
You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include data that we are required to keep for administrative, legal or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
How can you manage your cookies?
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