Privacy Policy


This site allows for visitor comments in most articles. Leaving a comment requires an email address to be provided; this address is purely for being able to contact the commenter in the case this should become necessary. The email address is never displayed publicly and will never be shared with any 3rd parties.

Regarding the use of Google Analytics

“This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.

Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.

By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.”

Of course, you won't get any reduced functionality on this site by refusing GA cookies, but I just have to keep it there since it's in Google's Terms of Service. I fully respect the choice of those who choose to protect their privacy when surfing by refusing tracker-cookies.