Like most website operators, MateCat.com collects 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 time and date of each visitor request. MateCat.com purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how MateCat.com visitors use its website. From time to time, MateCat.com may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
MateCat.com also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. MateCat.com does not use such information to identify its visitors, however, and does not disclose such information.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to MateCat.com websites choose to interact with MateCat.com in ways that require MateCat.com to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that MateCat.com gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who want to subscribe to our private beta program to provide a username and email address. In each case, MateCat.com collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfil the purpose of the visitors interaction with MateCat.com. MateCat.com does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
MateCat.com may collect statistics about the behaviour of visitors to its websites. MateCat.com does not disclose personally-identifying information to other websites or marketing companies.