1. Who We Are
Welcome to NewWorlds.com. Throughout this policy, the terms “we”, “our”, and “us” refer to NewWorlds.com. You can visit our main website at https://newworlds.com.
2. Data Collection
- Media: If you upload images, ensure they don’t contain embedded location data (EXIF GPS) as other visitors might extract this.
- If you comment, you may opt for your name, email, and site to be saved in cookies, ensuring easier future commenting. These last a year.
- Logging in sets a cookie determining browser cookie acceptance, discarded upon browser closure, and cookies retaining login and screen choices. Selecting “Remember Me” keeps your login for two weeks; otherwise, the login cookies last two days, and screen options last a year.
- Editing or publishing an article creates a cookie marking the post ID, expiring after one day.
- Embedded Content: Articles might contain embedded content (e.g., videos) from other sites. Interacting with it is equivalent to visiting the source site, which might track your engagement, especially if logged into that site.
3. Data Sharing
- General: Password reset requests involve sharing your IP in the reset email.
4. Data Retention
- Comments and their metadata remain indefinitely, facilitating automatic approval of relevant follow-ups.
- Registered users have their provided data stored in their profile. They can view, edit, or delete this (but not alter usernames). Site administrators can also access this data.
5. Your Rights Over Data
If you’ve interacted with our site, you can:
- Request a data file of your stored personal details.
- Ask for erasure of this data. Exceptions apply for data retained due to administrative, legal, or security reasons.
6. Data Protection
Automated systems might scan visitor comments for spam.