Privacy Policy

This privacy policy has been compiled to better serve those who are concerned with how their ‘Personally Identifiable Information‘ (PII) is being used online. PII, as described in Privacy law and Information security, is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context.

Please read our privacy policy carefully to get a clear understanding of how we collect, use, protect or otherwise handle your Personally Identifiable Information in accordance with our website.

Who are we?

The “Garage of Complexity” website located at http://www.complexitygarage.com is copyrighted work.

At complexitygarage.com, we consider the privacy of our visitors to be extremely important. This privacy policy document describes in detail the types of personal information is collected and recorded by complexitygarage.com and how we use it.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it?

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymised string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service Privacy Policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

We have comment moderation turned on. That means your comment will only appear after it has been approved. If your comment does not immediately show, please do not submit it multiple times. We do not normally check comments between 7 am and  7 pm in Warsaw time zone.

We want you to enjoy your stay here as much as possible. And we’re hoping that you help to maintain a welcome and pleasant atmosphere in our comment section by paying attention to the following guidelines:

  1. Keep it civil aka don’t be a jerk 
  2. Stay on topic by submitting only comments that are related to the topic of the post.
  3. Keep it tidy by not cross-post the same thing multiple times
  4. No Self-promotion by creating backlinks
  5. No trolling with the aim of upsetting someone or eliciting an angry
  6. Don’t Copy and Paste some else comments

If you failed to do so then,  we have right to ban you to comment on our blog.

Cookies

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

How long we retain your data?

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data?

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Do you agree with us?

By using our website and our Android app, you hereby consent to our privacy policy and agree to its terms.

What is your medium to contact for inquiries?

If you require any more information or have any questions about our privacy policy, please feel free to contact us by email at info[at]complexitygarage[dot]com.

When is the latest update on your privacy policy?

This Privacy Policy was last updated on Wednesday, Sept 09, 2020.

Thank you for taking the time to read these guidelines. We hope you enjoy your stay here!