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When visitors leave comments on the site, we collect the data displayed on the comment form as well as the visitor’s IP address and user’s browser ID to help detect spam.

An anonymous string based on your email address may be provided to the Gravatar service to verify if you are using it. Gravatar’s privacy policy is here: Once your comment is accepted, your profile picture will be publicly visible with it.

If you upload images to the site, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS). Site visitors can download and retrieve location data from images on the site.

If you leave a comment on our site, you can allow your name, email address and website to be stored in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you don’t have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will be kept for one year.

If you have an account and log into this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is deleted when you close your browser.

When you log in to the site a few more cookies will save your login information and your preferences about what to see on the screen. Login cookies expire after two days and screen preference cookies after a year. If you choose the remember option, your login information will be kept for two weeks. If you log out, your login cookies will be deleted.

If you edit or publish an article one additional cookie will be saved in your browser. It will not contain any personal data, it will simply add the identifier of the post you have just edited. Expires after one day.

Content inserted from other websites

Articles on this site may be embedded (videos, images, content, etc). Embedded content from other sites is accepted and treated by the visitor to the site as a visitor to their own site.

These sites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party statistical tools, track how you interact with these tools including how you consume embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to the site.

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata is retained indefinitely. This is so we can automatically recognize and approve your subsequent comments, rather than holding them in the approval queue.

For users who register on our website (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). Website administrators can view and edit this information.

Your rights over your personal information
If you have a profile on this website or have left comments on it, you can request to receive a file containing all the data we hold about you, including data you have provided to us. You can also request that we delete the personal data we hold about you. However, this does not include data that we are required to keep for administrative purposes, for site security purposes, or by law.

How we use your data

Comments from visitors can be checked through an automated service to check for spam comments.