Privacy policy respects and values the privacy of our visitors and members. This privacy policy covers how treats personal information collected and received either through the website, or the API.

Last updated: March 16, 2009

General Information

Registered users of own their personal information and data created as a result of using will retain a non-exclusive license for the duration of time the user maintains data at In addition, for the duration of time users maintain data at, they grant all users a commercial, non-exclusive reuse license to their publicly accessible data, created through the use of This data may be accessible by default via our API, RSS feeds or search, as well as through other methods of public collection. will not share or sell your personal information, such as email addresses, to anyone without your authorization or consent. Users of can request at any time that their personal or public data be removed, and to the fullest extent possible, a user's data will be removed from the system. Exceptions might include data that has been depersonalized and aggregated (see following paragraph) or data that is contained in backup systems. will aggregate information about users of the site. "Aggregated Information" means information where personally identifying information is removed, and lots of visitor's and member's data is aggregated together to become statistical information for about how the site is used. Aggregated information that is not personally identifying for users is solely owned by and is used to improve our services. Statistical information may be shared with other parties. collects personal information upon registration. When you register we ask for your email address and certain optional information such as your name and address when you registered for a paid account. automatically collects and records information from your browser, including your IP address, cookie, and the page you request. IP Addresses are disclosed by your browser as you view a web page. Your IP address may also stored when you register with


At any time, you can change your account information. You can delete your account from your account page or by emailing Customer Support at If you request deletion through email please note that some personal information may need to be maintained if it is for billing or required by law. Some employees will have access to our personal information, but this will be limited to those whose jobs are dependent on such information.

Changes in this Privacy Policy

This Privacy Statement is a living document. may update this policy at any time for any reason. If we significantly change how we handle personal information, we will notify the primary email address specified in your account. We will also place a notice on our blog and on this Privacy page.

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