The author, Oscar Seurat, is committed to
protecting your privacy when you visit this website.
No personally identifiable information about you is collected here unless you voluntarily provide it.
This document explains
what kind information is collected when you browse these pages. Please keep in mind that depending on the
Internet traffic and the interest this website receives, its content
therefore, encouraged to refer to this policy regularly
- Two cases when the information is collected.
You browse these pages without entering any personally identifiable
In this case, the author
does not collect any personally identifiable information about you. Certain information pertaining to your session is collected automatically to better understand the traffic loads and security of this website. The
collected non-personally identifiable
items are the following:
i) the IP address of the
ii) the date and time of
iii) the domain name
associated with the IP address (e.g. if you access this website from
your school’s computer, we will collect the domain name
“yourschool.com”; if you do so from your company’s computer ,
the collected domain name will be “yourcompany.com”)
iv) the browser you
accessed this website with together with its software version
v) the operating system of
your computer and its version
vi) the urls you accessed
while browsing this site
vii) If you access
SudokuStories.com from a mobile or other device, we may collect a
unique device identifier assigned to that device ("UDID"), geolocation
data, or other transactional information for that device.
Collecting this type of
information is very common; for example, The New York Times. The Wall
Street Journal, NASA.gov and many other major
websites log some or all of the above items at the present
You voluntarily provide personally identifiable information.
This situation occurs only
if you choose to send the author feedback via the "Comment" link. The e-mail address and any other
information provided by the visitor will be retained in order to better serve them in the future.
- How the information is used.
The information collected
on this website is used to provide better service by understanding its
Internet traffic patterns and by responding to visitors' feedback if they provide it.
- Illegal/Disruptive Behavior.
with the operation of this website by illegal uploading of new content,
denial of service attacks, gaining an unauthorized entry, and other
disruptive and /or illegal techniques will be pursued to the fullest
extent of the law. Additional data collection may occur,
therefore, in connection with stopping
or tracing illegal or disruptive behavior.
- Retention of Information.
Given that the only personally identifiable data collected by this website
is a voluntarily sent feedback (effectively an e-mail to the author), no special action is taken with respect to that information.
- Links to Other Websites.
website provides links to other publicly available websites.
document) has made his best efforts in researching the
quality of those links, he cannot make any representations or
warranties regarding their safety for the visitors’ devices, accuracy
or completeness of the contained information. In particular, once the
visitor leaves this website by following one of the provided links, he
Similarly, the author does not endorse any of the websites those
links point to or the information and services provided by those
"Cookies" are small bits
of text that are either used for the duration
of a session (session cookies) or saved on a user's hard drive in order
to identify that user or information about that user the next time
she/he logs onto a website (persistent cookies). This website does not
use persistent cookies or any other persistent tracking technology. The
session cookies are deleted from this server after your session ends,
and information from them is not collected or saved.
oscarseurat.com may use
Google Analytics, a third-party web measurement
and customization technology. Google Analytics places a small file on
your computer, commonly called a “cookie,” so that it can recognize
your computer if you visit our website in the future. This cookie does
not collect personal identifying information.
Google Analytics does not
collect personally identifiable information
through its cookie and does not combine, match, or cross-reference
SudokuStories.com information with any other information. Please review
Visitors who choose to
disable this web measurement tool will still
have full access to oscarseurat.com. While the details vary from
browser to browser, most modern browsers can be set up to accept,
reject or request user intervention when a site asks to set a cookie.
Google Analytics uses a cookie that begins with: _utm.
- Sharing of the Information.
This website and the
information contained in it is not shared with any other third parties.
- Interaction with Children.
No personally identifiable information is collected from
children unless that information is voluntarily provided as a question
to the author or a request for this site’s benefits.
If you believe that any of the above statements are inaccurate, please
alert the author by leaving a message under the "Comment" tab.