The Privacy Policy

Here at, we respect the privacy of visitors to our website. On this page, we describe the information that we are able to access about our visitors and the information that we send to them. Links are given to Wikipedia for those wishing to learn more about a technical term.

Log files

Like those of many websites, our Web server keeps a server log containing basic information about the visitors to the site. This information includes:

This information is commonly collected by websites, and is indeed a basic element of browsing the Web. At, we do not store this data long-term, nor do we ever sell it to any third parties.


Our forum software sends HTTP cookies to the Web browsers of forum users, mainly to help in remembering their login details and preferences for when they revisit the site. This information is stored on the user's computer. At any time, a user can choose to clear out the cookies from their Web browser, effectively “forgetting” this information. Users can also set their Web browsers to reject the use of cookies, although this can impair functionality on this and on many other websites.

Advertisements and Web beacons

Our site is supported by advertisements, and the parties responsible for serving those advertisements (such as Google and Amazon) may also collect some basic information about visitors to our site, primarily in order to better serve advertising content to them. The advertisement providers may use technologies such as cookies and Web beacons in order to collect the aforementioned information and to confirm that the advertisements have been properly served.

Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on Google's use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to our visitors based on their visit to our site and to other sites on the Internet. Visitors may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy.

Anyone particularly concerned about the basic Web information collected by (and many other websites like it) is advised to read the information linked to in the body of the preceding text. Of course, our visitors are also welcome to contact us with any privacy-related concerns that they might have.