Privacy Policy for potatofrom.space

General Statement

Your privacy is important to us. It is potatofrom.space's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect from you across our website, https://potatofrom.space, and other sites we own and operate (including the Matrix server, Mastodon, etc.)

We only ask for personal information when we truly need it to provide a service to you. We collect it by fair and lawful means, with your knowledge and consent. We also let you know why we’re collecting it and how it will be used.

We only retain collected information for as long as necessary to provide you with your requested service. What data we store, we’ll protect within commercially acceptable means to prevent loss and theft, as well as unauthorised access, disclosure, copying, use or modification.

We don’t share any personally identifying information publicly or with third-parties, except when required to by law.

Our website may link to external sites that are not operated by us. Please be aware that we have no control over the content and practices of these sites, and cannot accept responsibility or liability for their respective privacy policies.

You are free to refuse our request for your personal information, with the understanding that we may be unable to provide you with some of your desired services.

Your continued use of our website will be regarded as acceptance of our practices around privacy and personal information. If you have any questions about how we handle user data and personal information, feel free to contact us.

This policy is effective as of 8 June 2019.

Contact Information

If you have additional questions or require more information about our Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to contact us (aka me) through email at kevin@potatofrom.space or on Matrix at @kevin:potatofrom.space.

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Information

We are a Data Controller of your information. I (Kevin Liu), the host of this site, am the Data Protection Officer.

potatofrom.space legal basis for collecting and using the personal information described in this Privacy Policy depends on the Personal Information we collect and the specific context in which we collect the information:

potatofrom.space will retain your personal information only for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy. We will retain and use your information to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our policies.

If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA), you have certain data protection rights. If you wish to be informed what Personal Information we hold about you and if you want it to be removed from our systems, please contact us.

Due to GDPR, you have the following data protection rights:

We will comply with all requests to exercise these rights or any others specified under GDPR - just contact me as seen above. We will also comply with requests not under GDPR (e.g. by those not in the European Union), because it's just common sense.

Log Files

potatofrom.space follows a standard procedure of using log files. These files log visitors when they visit websites. All hosting companies do this and a part of hosting services' analytics. The information collected by log files include internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date and time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. These are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable. The purpose of the information is for analyzing trends, administering the site, tracking users' movement on the website, and gathering demographic information.

Cookie Policy

Like any other website, potatofrom.space uses 'cookies'. These cookies are used to store information including visitors' preferences, and the pages on the website that the visitor accessed or visited. The information is used to optimize the users' experience by customizing our web page content based on visitors' browser type and/or other information.

You can choose to disable cookies through your individual browser options. To know more detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers, it can be found at the browsers' respective websites.

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Children's Information

Another part of our priority is adding protection for children while using the internet. We encourage parents and guardians to observe, participate in, and/or monitor and guide their online activity.

potatofrom.space does not knowingly collect any Personal Identifiable Information from children under the age of 13. (We do, however, collect information from children under the age of 18.) If you think that your child provided this kind of information on our website, we strongly encourage you to contact us immediately and we will do our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.