Your privacy is critically important to us. This is why we have a few fundamental principles:
Newscombinator (“We”, “Our”, “Us”) are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.
This policy is in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 (the “Act”).
Please read the following carefully to understand Our views and practices regarding your personal data and how We will treat it.
For the purpose of this, the data controller is Moschitz IT, Neubaugasse 24, 8020 Graz, Austria.
Like most website operators, We collect non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Out purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Our visitors use its website. From time to time, We may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
As you navigate through and interact with the Site, We may collect and process the following data about you:
Information you give to Us
Some of this information may inevitably comprise personal data about you.
Information we collect about you
The information We collect about you is statistical data about users’ browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual. It helps Us to improve the Site and to deliver a better and more personalized service by enabling Us to:
Information we receive from other sources
We may combine this information with information you give to us and information we collect about you. We may us this information and the combined information for the purposes set out above (depending on the types of information we receive).
We disclose potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to Our employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Our behalf or to provide services available at Our websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Our websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. We will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to Our employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, We disclose potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when We believe in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect Our property or rights, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of Our website and have supplied your email address, We may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Us and our products. We primarily use our various product blogs to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. We take all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If the Newscombinator, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Newscombinator goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Newscombinator may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.
By submitting your personal data, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although We will do Our best to protect your personal data, We cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to the Site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once We have received your information, We will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.
You have the right to ask Us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes, to correct your data or to delete your data by contacting Us at:
The Site contains links to and from the websites of Our partner networks, advertisers, affiliates and other resources. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that We do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.
The Act gives you the right to access information held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with the Act. Any access request may be subject to a fee of €20 to meet Our costs in providing you with details of the information We hold about you.