As with most other websites, we collect and use the data contained in log files. The information in the log files include your IP address, your ISP (internet service provider), the browser you used to visit our site, the time you visited our site and which pages you visited throughout our site. This data is stored on the wikihoops.com server located in Germany for a period of 7 days and is not shared with any third parties.
While using our site you may also receive cookies from YouTube (owned by Google) and Twitter — but only if you consent to receive such cookies by accepting the respective third party’s terms of service. We use the strictest privacy settings these third parties offer when using their services. You can read more here:
You can delete or disable (third party) cookies at any time through your browser settings. However, this will affect how you are able to interact with our website.
And there’s more …
There are a few instances when we have to store some information about you in order to make things work:
- When you post a comment we store your IP address in addition to the data you provide voluntarily (i.e. name/pseudonym, comment, location).
- When you vote on a game we store your IP address.
- When you sign up for a membership account we store your chosen name/pseudonym and email address. Whenever you log in to your account we store the IP address the request was made from.
- When you make a donation via PayPal we store the following information about the transaction: date and time, amount, your email, your name and — if you choose to share this information on the donation page — your country.
You can request to have all information connected to your email address deleted at any time.