Who we are

Our website address is: https://whatis.world.

The site is operated by:

S.Hugi Software & Investments Ltd, Israel.
Company Number: 515437572
Address: 61 Eilat St, Tel Aviv, IL.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

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.

Contact forms

We use Contact 7 WordPress Plugin

Cookies

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Advertising Cookie Privacy and Google Adsense

As a third party provider, Google uses cookies to serve ads on whatis.world

Google will adapt the ads to visitors on whatis.world and members based on their browsing whatis.world or other sites.

visitors and members of whatis.world of this website may opt out of personalized advertising by visiting Ads Settings.

Advertising Cookie Privacy and RevContent

RevContent uses cookies for a number of reasons, like helping whatis.world visitors see which ads are most popular, counting visitors to a page, improving our users’ experience, keeping our services secure, and generally providing you with a better experience. The cookies RevContent use generally fall into one of the following purposes:

– Analytics
– Security
– Performance
– Preferences
– Advertising
– Technical

You can read more about it in this link

In order to opt out of a third-party vendor’s use of cookies for personalized advertising please refer to “AboutAds.Info Optout Service” by visiting www.aboutads.info or http://optout.aboutads.info/.

European users may opt out of receiving targeted advertising through the European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance.

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.

Analytics

We use Google Analytics, Google Adsense & RevContent Services to analyze and track users behavior across the site.

Aggregated and Analytical Information

We may use standard analytics tools. The privacy practices of these tools are subject to their own privacy policies and they may use their own cookies to provide their services (for further information about cookies, please see the ‘Cookies’ section in this policy).

We use Google Analytics. For further information about how Google uses your personal information, please refer to: www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/.

We use anonymous, statistical or aggregated information and may share it with our partners for legitimate business purposes. It has no effect on your privacy, because we have no reasonable way to extract data from the aggregated information that can be associated with you.

Who we share your data with

We may share information with our providers and affiliates to provide the Service, for advertising purposes subject to providing you an opt-out option, and if we change our corporate structure.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Transfer of data outside your territory

The Service is web-based. We may store and process information in various sites throughout the globe, including in sites operated and maintained by cloud based service providers.

If you are a resident in a jurisdiction where transfer of your personal information to another jurisdiction requires your consent, then you provide us your express and unambiguous consent to such transfer.

Your contact information

You can contact us here admin[~*at*~]whatis.world

How we protect your data

We host on NameCheap Hosting and have an active SSL Certificate.

We and our hosting services implement reasonable measures to secure your personal information, to minimize the risks of theft, damage, loss of information, or unauthorized access or use of information.

We make efforts to protect your privacy, but we cannot guarantee that the Service will be immune from any wrongdoings, malfunctions, unlawful interceptions or access, or other kinds of abuse and misuse.

What third parties we receive data from

We do not share your personally identifiable information without your explicit consent, or provided that we maintain your ability to opt-out of the information sharing when we share your information with our third party affiliates for the purpose of serving you ads which correspond with your online activities and preferences.

We may share your identifiable information with the Service providers and other third parties, if necessary to fulfill the purposes for collecting the information.

We may also share personally identifiable information with companies or organizations connected, or affiliated with us, such as subsidiaries, sister-companies and parent companies, with the express provision that their use of such information will comply with this policy.

Additionally, a merger, acquisition or any other structural change may require us to transfer your personal information to another entity, provided that the receiving entity will comply with this policy.

Our Use of Your Identifiable Information

We may use the personal information we collect and receive to provide our Service to you and to other users, to enable the Service tools and features, to study and analyze the functionality of the Service and users’ activities, and enhance users’ experience on the Service.

We may also use personal information to match content and features on the Service to your and other users’ preferences and activities, to provide support, to conduct surveys and send questionnaires, to maintain the Service and to continue developing the Service.

We may use your email address to contact you when necessary, to send you messages and to provide you information and notices about the Service. We may include commercial and marketing information in our messages.

We obey the law and expect you to do the same. We may use your identifiable information to enforce our Terms of Use, policies and legal agreements, comply with court orders and warrants, assist law enforcement agencies, prevent or stop unlawful activities such as fraud and identity theft, and take action in any legal dispute and proceeding.

Incorporation to the Terms of Use

This policy is an integral part of the Service Terms of Use.

Last updated: 24/04/2019