Privacy policy

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What personal data do we collect and for what purpose


If a visitor leaves a comment on the site, we collect the data specified in the comment form, as well as the visitor’s IP address and browser user-agent data in order to determine spam.

An anonymous string created from your email address (“hash”) can be provided to the Gravatar service to determine if you are using it. Gravatar privacy policy is available here: Once the comment is approved, your profile picture will be visible publicly in the context of your comment.

Media files

If you are a registered user and upload photos to the site, you should probably avoid uploading images with EXIF ​​metadata, as they may contain your GPS location information. Visitors can extract this information by downloading images from the site.


If you leave a comment on our website, you can enable the storage of your name, email address and website in cookies. This is done for your convenience, so as not to fill out the data again when commenting again. These cookies are stored for one year.

If you have an account 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 you close your browser.

When you log in to your account, we also set some cookies with login data and screen settings. Login cookies are stored for two days, cookies with screen settings – a year. If you select Remember Me, your login details will be stored for two weeks. When you log out of your account, login cookies will be deleted.

When editing or publishing an article, an additional cookie will be saved in the browser, it does not contain personal data and contains only the ID of the entry you edited, expires in 1 day.

We use cookies to analyze traffic, select the right content and ads for you, and give you the opportunity to share information on social networks. We share information about your actions on the site with Google partners: social networks and companies engaged in advertising and web analytics. Our partners can combine this information with the information you provide, as well as the data that they received when you use their services.

A cookie is a small piece of text transmitted to the browser from the site you visited. It helps the site remember information about you, for example, what language you prefer to view it. This will be useful the next time you visit the same site. Thanks to cookies, browsing sites becomes much more convenient.

Cookies are used for many purposes. For example, they allow you to save the settings for SafeSearch, display useful advertisements, count the number of page visits, register with our services and protect user data.

Embeddable content of other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (for example, videos, images, articles, etc.), such content behaves as if a visitor has visited another site.

These sites may collect data about you, use cookies, implement additional third-party tracking and monitor your interaction with the embedded content, including tracking the interaction if you have an account and you are authorized on that site.

Who we share your data with

This website uses Google Analytics, a website traffic analysis service provided by Google Inc. (hereinafter referred to as “Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies, text files that are placed on your computer and allow you to analyze user behavior on the site. Information about the use of this website (including the anonymous IP address) collected by the cookie is transmitted and stored on a Google server in the USA.

Google uses this information to analyze the use of the site, compile reports on the site’s work for its employees and provide other services related to the site’s operation and use of Internet resources.

Google may transfer such information to third parties within the framework of applicable law, as well as in cases where such third parties process such data on behalf of Google. The transmitted IP address is not combined with other Google data. You can refuse the use of cookies in your browser settings, however, in this case you will not be able to use all the functions of this website.

You can read more about using Google cookies here

How long do we keep your data

If you leave a comment, then the comment itself and its metadata are stored indefinitely. This is done in order to determine and approve subsequent comments automatically, instead of placing them in the queue for approval.

For users with registration on our website, we store the personal information that they indicate in their profile. All users can see, edit or delete their information from the profile at any time (except for the username). The website administration can also see and modify this information.

What are your rights to your data?

If you have an account on the site or if you left comments, then you can request an export file of personal data that we have stored about you, including the data you provided. You can also request the deletion of this data, this does not include data that we are required to store for administrative purposes, law or security purposes.

User comments can be checked by the automatic spam detection service.

If you want to disable the use of cookies, you must go to the settings of your personal computer and disable the use of all types of cookies or enable the warning function when they are saved.

If you do not agree that this type of file is used on the site, then you must set your browser settings accordingly or not use the Site.