Privacy Policy uses cookies to personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your computer by a server and stored in your web browser. Cookies cannot be used to deliver viruses to your computer and do not run programs. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you and can only be read by a domain of the web server that issued the cookie to you.

Third-party vendors, including Google, also use cookies to serve ads on our website based on a user’s prior visits. Google’s use of the DoubleClick cookie enables it and its partners to serve ads to our users based on their visit to our site and/or other sites on the Internet. Users may opt-out of the use of the DoubleClick cookie by visiting Google Ads Settings.

Our website uses Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting to better understand who our readers are. This tool provides us with information such as age, gender, and interests of our visitors, in a way that cannot be linked to individual persons. Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting is implemented through Google Analytics for Display Advertising. Users may opt-out of Display Advertising by visiting Google Ads Settings.

If you add a comment to an article on our website, use the contact form, or use one of our tools, you might supply personally identifiable information, including your name, email address, and homepage. Except for your name (and you are of course free to use a pseudonym) and homepage (which is optional) for comments, none of this information is made public on the site or in any other way. The email address that you provide will only be used in case we want to contact you regarding your comment, and not for any other purpose. We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information.

This privacy policy is reviewed and revised from time to time. You may wish to revisit it regularly. Your use of this website and/or any of our tools constitutes an acceptance of this privacy policy.