Who we are
The Cosmopolite Guru is a professional online magazine covering the hottest international topics. Founded by Le Dong Hai “DoHa” Nguyenin November 2015, the magazine has half a decade of experience in providing information with a radical twist and a unique reading experience.
We cover the most demanding international topics, from Politics, Economy to Entertainment, Lifestyle. The articles are published in the website address at https://www.cosmopolite.guru. They are also reposted in our social media accounts, including but not limited to our official Instagram and Facebook account as well as our authorized partners’ sites.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
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.
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.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to save 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.
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.
Our partner Cloudflare and Google may use your usage data in our website to provide analytical data, including viewers statistics and demographic data. All of the data obtained is public and none of your private data is collected.
Who we share your data with
We do not share any pieces of your data to 3rd party, except for analytical purpose as aforementioned. None of your data would be used for target advertisement or spam. We respect your privacy!
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.
Your contact information
If you input your name and email to our subscription box, your name and email will be stored on our Mailchimp Newsletter list in order to send you notifications on our latest posts. You can opt out of subscription at any time by following the link on our email sent to you or contact us directly.
How we protect your data
We use SSL encryption technologies provided by our trusted partner Cloudflare and Automattic; therefore, you can at rest when it comes to your data protection.
What data breach procedures we have in place
The only data we stored are your visit frequency (to provide us with viewers numbers and analysis), your name and email (for your mailing list), your login details (for you to sign in as subscribers) and all of them are stored using SSL encryption technologies. This means we and other 3rd parties cannot see your private information such as passwords and emails.
What third parties we receive data from
Our trusted partners Cloudflare and Automattic.
Will we spam you
We hate spam as you do.