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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 anonymized 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: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.


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.

Who we share your data with

If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize 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.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

You may also print a copy of this Privacy Policy using the “Print” function available on most web browsers.

Your consent to this Privacy Policy

By using the Platform or providing information to us, you agree to this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree with this Privacy Policy, please do not use the Platform. You may withdraw your consent by requesting deletion of your information or exercising your rights under section 10 (your right to refuse, object to processing and deletion of information).

Information we collect
Our platform gives us the ability to connect with people interested in Tim’s blogs, podcasts, books, TV shows, and other activities and interests. The platform also gives you the opportunity to participate in discussions on these topics and get more information about all of the above. To provide these services and to conduct our business through the Platform, we rely on information provided to and collected from our users. This information includes the following:

2.1 Personal information. We collect certain information that identifies you as an individual (collectively, “Personal Information”). The personal information we collect may include:

Your name;
Your email address;
Social network identifier (for example, if you interact with us on a social network);
Your billing and/or shipping address; and
Your payment information.

2.2 Technical and equipment information is automatically collected. We also collect technical and device information to identify or may reasonably be used to identify a specific user device (collectively, “Automatically Collected Information”). Automatically Collected Information is normally collected automatically by technical means and for the purposes of our Platform, including the following:

Device identifiers, such as cookies;
Device information, such as hardware and software settings;

IP address and credentials, such as your device name, web browser type and version, and reference addresses that can work to identify a user’s device; and

Track the information we collect or collect by third parties.

2.3 Anonymous information. Our platform also collects, processes, and/or uses information that does not identify you or your device, including personal information that has been anonymized by: (i) clearing identification fields and aggregating information with other information so that individual subjects of the information cannot be re-identified, or (ii) anonymizing the information using techniques that erase or disrupt the identifying data to prevent its receipt. reformat anonymous information (collectively, “Anonymous Information”). Information that meets these criteria may include, for example, demographic information, statistical information (e.g. page views and visits), and general tracking information about how the site is being viewed. use.

If we combine or link Automatically Collected Information or Anonymous Information with Personal Information, we treat that combination as Personal Information.

How We Collect This Information
We collect the above information through the following means and technologies:

3.1 Registration. In order to provide the Services to you, we need to collect Personal Information including your name and email address. Therefore, when you signed up to receive the Services, you provided such Personal Information.

3.2 Payment. When you order certain services through our website, we will ask you to send payment using the payment method we have set up on our website. The payment information we will collect during this process will include your credit or debit card number or bank account number, the expiration date of your credit or debit card, purchase amount, Purchase date and payment method. We may also collect certain personal information from you, such as your name, billing address, and shipping address, where applicable. Please note that different payment methods may require us to collect different types of information. Depending on the payment method we have chosen to implement on our website, we may collect your transaction information (i) directly from you to pass it on to our payment processor me or (ii) through a third-party payment method(s) authorized by our processor(s). to collect this information from you on our behalf. For more information about our privacy practices for our service providers, please see Section 5.2 (Our Service Providers).

3.3 User Generated Content. We provide you with the ability through the Platform to interact with Tim and others in public exchanges, and these include the opportunity for you to provide feedback, reviews, suggestions, and recommendations. other contributions through the Platform (collectively, “User Generated Content” or “UGC”). Please understand that if you include Personal Information in User Generated Content, others are free to read, collect, republish and otherwise use the information. We are not responsible for the personal information you choose to include in UGC. For example, we are not responsible or obligated to remove, delete or edit user-generated content unless required by applicable law, although we reserve the right to do so in our sole discretion. If you include User Generated Content with personal information about others, you represent that you have the full right and authority to do so.

3.4 Contests, Special Offers and Surveys. From time to time, we will give you the opportunity to enter contests, receive special offers, or give us your feedback through a survey. To provide these services to you, we will use the email address and name you provide to us when you register.

3.5 Cards and Cards. The Platform may use certain data collection technologies that rely on (i) signaling; (ii) pixel tags and object hyperlink tags, and (iii) other means of associating an object with an Internet address, remote software application, remote database, or other means of receiving or other remote information processing. We may use these technologies to tell us what parts of our Platform have been visited or to measure the effectiveness of searches that users perform on our Platform. These technologies also allow us to send e-mails in a format that is effectively readable by users, to know if these e-mails have been opened and to ensure that our messages users are interested in. These technologies provide us with anonymous, automatically collected and, in some cases, personal information.

3.6 Device identifier; Newspaper; IP addresses. To determine if your device is supported by our Platform, we may collect certain information about your device and network, including your IP address, operating system and browser, device model, information about your use of the Platform, as well as the presence of any software that our Platform may require to work with your device or third party software other third party or mobile applications on your device. We automatically receive and record this information in log files, and it is usually automatically collected information.

3.7 Cookies. A cookie is a small amount of data that is sent to your browser from a website’s computer and stored on your computer’s hard drive. Cookies may be used to provide you with a personalized user experience and to make it easier for you to use the website on your next visit. We may include cookies on our Platform and use them to recognize you when you return to our Platform. You can set your browser to not accept cookies; however, you may need to enable cookies on your web browser if you wish to access some of the personalized features of our Services. A cookie is a form of information that is automatically collected. Please visit and for more information on how you can disable some or all cookies. For more information, please see our cookie policy.

3.8 Click. We may email or display links using “destination URLs” in relation to our Platform or another resource. When you click on one of these URLs, you will go through our web server before reaching the destination website or other resource. Click Ads may use and collect Anonymous Information and Automatically Collected Information. We may track this click data to help determine interest in specific topics and measure the effectiveness of our communications with users.

3.9 Advertising technology. The Service may include the use of banner ads and other means to present promotional content and to deliver and/or target advertisements, promotions and other marketing messages, including including the use of user profiles, online behavioral advertising methods and related technologies. In some cases, these advertisements may be provided by a third-party service, as described in Section 5 (How We Share This Information). Advertisers, as described in Section 5.3 (Third Party Advertising), may set or use their own cookies or other identifiers on your device and may use anonymous information about Your visit to our Platform, such as the number of times you have viewed an advertisement, as well as automatically collected information may apply.

3.10 Other technologies and data sources. Currently, we do not supplement the personal information you provide us with data from other third party sources, such as private marketing databases. For example, we do not link your personal information to third-party demographic information (such as age, gender, household income, industry or job title). If we later choose to use these data sources or technologies other than those listed above in this Section 3 (How We Collect Your Information), we will process any information we I collect or create in this way in full compliance with this privacy policy.

How we use this information

We use the information we collect or process, including Anonymous Information, Automatically Collected Information and Personal Information, as permitted by applicable law, including use cases based on (a) the consent you provide to us; (b) the performance of our agreement to provide the Services to you; (c) comply with our legal obligations; and/or (d) our legitimate interests, as well as the legitimate interests of third parties. Specifically, we use the information we collect for some or all of the following:

Do not track

We do not monitor or monitor “Do Not Track” signals as there is no standard interpretation or practice for DNT signals. Therefore, we process all user information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

California Residents Privacy Notice

California residents have a right under the CCPA to know (1) the types of personal information we have collected; (2) Types of sources from which personal information is collected; (3) Business or commercial purposes to collect or sell (if any) personal information; and (4) categories of third parties with whom we share personal information. This information is set forth in Sections 2 to 5 of this Privacy Policy.

California residents also have the right under the CCPA to request access to their specific information that a company collects, uses, discloses, or sells (if applicable), and to request that their information be deleted.

California residents may exercise their rights as outlined above in Section 9 (Accessing and Updating Your Information) and Section 10.2 (Deleting Your Information). California residents may authorize another person (“your representative”) to submit an access or removal request on your behalf. In this case, we will verify that your agent is duly authorized to act on your behalf by contacting you directly. We will not discriminate against you on price or service in exercising your CCPA rights.

We do not monetize our users’ personal information, and under California law, we do not “sell” personal information to third parties. We also do not disclose the types of information listed in California’s “Shine the Light” law to third parties for direct marketing purposes.