Privacy Policy

Who are we?

Our website is:

Which personal data are collected and why?


When visitors leave comments on the website, the data in the comment form, as well as the IP address and the browser user’s agent, are stored to help with spam detection.
An anonymous string created from your email address (also called hash) may be sent to the Gravatar service to check that you’re using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After your comment is approved, the profile picture is publicly visible alongside your comment.

Uma string anónima criada a partir do seu endereço de email (também designada por hash) pode ser enviada para o serviço Gravatar para verificar se o está a utilizar. A política de privacidade do serviço Gravatar está disponível aqui: Depois do seu comentário ser aprovado, a fotografia do ser perfil fica visível para o público no contexto do seu comentário.


When uploading images to the website, avoid uploading images with embedded geolocation data (EXIF GPS). Visitors can download and extract the geolocation data from the website images.

Contact forms


If you leave a comment on our website, you can choose to save your name, email address and website in cookies. This is for your convenience, so you don’t have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for a year.
If you visit the login page, a temporary cookie will be set to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and will be deleted when you close your browser.
When you log in, some cookies will be set to save your session information and your screen view choices. Log-in cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember me”, your session will continue for two weeks. When you log out, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be stored in your browser. This cookie does not include personal data. It only indicates the content ID of the article you just edited. It expires after one day.


Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this website may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). The embedded content from other websites behaves as if the user were visiting those websites.
This website may collect data about you, use cookies, embed third-party tracking, monitor your interactions with this site, including recording interactions with embedded content if you have an account and are logged into this site.


Analytical data

Who your data are shared with?
How long your data are withheld for

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are stored indefinitely. This happens so that it is possible to automatically recognise and approve any subsequent comments, instead of putting them in a moderation queue.
For users who register on our website (if any), we store the personal information provided in their user profile. All users can view, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (with the exception that usernames cannot be changed). The website administrators can also view and edit this information.

What rights do you have concerning your data?

If you have an account on this website, or have left comments, you can request to receive an export file with the personal data stored about you, including any personal data you have submitted. You may also request that saved data be deleted. This does not include any personal data that must be kept for administrative, legal or security purposes.

Where are your data sent to?

Visitors’ comments can be checked via an automatic spam detection service.

Your contact information

Additional information
How are your data protected?
Procedures implemented for a data breach
Which third parties do we receive data from?
Which decisions and/or automated profile settings do we make with user data?
Regulated sector reporting requirements