Privacy Policy

This privacy policy has been compiled to better serve those who are concerned with how their ‘Personally Identifiable Information’ (PII) is being used online. PII, as described in Privacy law and Information security, is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context. Please read our privacy policy carefully to get a clear understanding of how we collect, use, protect or otherwise handle your Personally Identifiable Information in accordance with our website.

Q. Who are you?

A. The “Physics Log” website located at https://www.physicslog.com is copyrighted work belonging to Damodar Rajbhandari. At physicslog.com, we consider the privacy of our visitors to be extremely important. This privacy policy document describes in detail the types of personal information is collected and recorded by physicslog.com and how we use it.

Q. What do you collect?

A. We use the following tools.

Analytics

We use google analytics to observe traffic on our site. The google analytics service privacy policy is available here at https://policies.google.com/privacy.

Comments

We use Disqus comment system on our site. The Disqus service privacy policy is available here: https://help.disqus.com/terms-and-policies/disqus-privacy-policy. When visitors leave comments on the site, Disqus collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment. Regarding our comment rules to visitors, we also do have comment policy at https://www.physicslog.com/comment-rules/. Please follow these rules to be in the safe zone from deletion of your comment.

Cookies

Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your web browser (if you allow) that enables the site’s or service provider’s systems to recognize your browser, and capture and remember certain information. We use cookies only to store the information about day and night mode toggle status on your browser. But, we will not send that information to us. You are allowed to choose this cookie to be turned off, but at the same time, you will not be able to use the day night mode full feature. You do this through your browser settings.

Google’s FeedBurner

FeedBurner is a web feed management service that provides custom RSS feeds and management tools for bloggers, podcasters and other web-based content publishers. We use it because it creates a webpage dedicated to the RSS feed. It is easier for visitors to read the feed in HTML format rather than in XML format. Google’s FeedBurner privacy policy is available here: https://policies.google.com/privacy.

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 tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We, therefore, have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

Q. Do you use any SSL certificate?

A. We use Cloudflare shared SSL certificate.

Q. Do you share our data?

A. No! We don’t share any visitors' data for money to any sites.

Q. If children are using your site, what suggestions would you give to their parents?

A. We encourage parents and guardians to spend time online with their children to observe, participate in and/or monitor and guide their online activity.

Q. Where does this privacy policy apply to?

A. This privacy policy applies only to our online activities and is valid for visitors to our website and regarding information shared and/or collected there. This policy does not apply to any information collected offline or via channels other than this website.

Q. Do you agree with us?

A. By using our website, you hereby consent to our privacy policy and agree to its terms.

Q. What is your medium to contact for inquiries?

A. If you require any more information or have any questions about our privacy policy, please feel free to contact us by email at damodar[At]physicslog.com.

Q. When is the latest amend on your privacy policy?

A. This Privacy Policy was last updated on June 05, 2021.

Thank you for taking the time to read these guidelines. We hope you enjoy your stay here!