Privacy

Privacy of your personal information is important. Here is information on what types of personal information we receive and collect when you visit wikihoops.com and how we safeguard your information. We never sell your personal information to third parties.

Log Files

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.

Cookies

We do use cookies to store information which is used to serve you content based on your personal preferences and/or previous visits to our site. For instance, if you make adjustments on the settings page (e.g. selecting your favourite team), a cookie to identify your browser is used to load these settings the next time you visit our site. These cookies are required to provide the functionality of our website and not for tracking/analytics purposes.

While using our site you may also receive cookies from YouTube (owned by Google) and Twitter. 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.