Privacy Policy

| 22/05/2018 |

Who we are

Our website address is: This is a privately owned and operated blog site run by Sam McGeown and contributed to by Simon Eady.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


Comments are disabled to avoid collecting any Personally Identifiable Information. Please feel free to reach out to the authors on Twitter or Reddit.


Media uploads are disabled for visitors. 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.


This site uses cookies – small text files that are placed on your machine to help the site provide a better user experience. In general, cookies are used to retain user preferences, store information for things like shopping carts, and provide anonymised tracking data to third party applications like Google Analytics. As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better. However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site and on others. The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser. We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers

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 tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


This site uses Google Analytics to track visitor statistics. Here’s what you need to know:

  • The Google Analytics Privacy Policy
  • No Personally Identifiable Information (PII) is sent to Google Analytics.
  • IP addresses are anonymised and are not recorded.
  • We comply with any Do Not Track browser settings (though these are browser dependant)
  • You can opt out of Google Analytics using the button in the side bar.
  • You can also opt out of Google Analytics tracking using this browser plugin

Who we share your data with

You have the right to know if we share your data with a 3rd party. We do not and will not share data with any other 3rd party, under any circumstances.

How long we retain your data

You have the right to know how long we retain your data, and we cannot hold your data indefinitely. We not retain any Personally Identifiable Information.

What rights you have over your data

You have the right to recieve a copy of any data we hold on you. Because we deliberately are not recording any of your data, that export would be empty.

Where we send your data

Anonymised (non-identifiable) data is sent to Google Analytics. No other data is sent to any other 3rd party.

Your contact information

For any concerns or comments, please contact