As with most websites, this website collects non-personally-identifying information including (but not limited to) your type of web browser, your language preference, your referring site, and the time and date of your visit. This is done to help improve the website.
Additionally, this website collects potentially personally identifying information such as your Internet Protocol (IP) address. This is done to help prevent abuse of this website; for example banning spammers from messing things up.
This information may be collected from the request headers from your browser, and/or via tracking cookies used by this website.
Privacy is a big concern of mine, and as such this website does not use such information to identify visitors individually, and does not disclose this information, unless required to do so by a court of law.
Furthermore, some personally identifying details may be collected from you, as inputted by yourself, upon participating in interactive sections of the website, such as submitting comments on articles. With the explicit exception of email addresses, any information you enter into this website may be publicly displayed.
Finally, this website uses third-party advertising companies in a sorry attempt to offset hosting costs. These third-party companies may use information collected during your visit (except for your name, address, email address or telephone number details) in order to provide advertisements that target your profile. If you want more information, or you wish to avoid being tracked by advertising cookies, please continue reading here.