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MtNeva Privacy Policy

This policy was last updated on February 01, 2021.

At one of our main priorities is the privacy of our visitors. This Privacy Policy describes the types of information that are collected and recorded by and how we use that information.

By using our website, you hereby consent to our Privacy Policy and agree to its terms.

If you have additional questions or require more information about our Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to contact us at

Information we collect

Like most website operators, 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 date and time of each visitor request. also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. does not collect or store personally-identifying information resulting from website visits.

If you contact us directly, we may receive additional information, including personally-identifying information, about you such as your name, email address, phone number, the contents of the message and/or attachments you may send us, and any other information you may choose to provide.

How we use your information’s purpose in collecting such information is to:

  • better understand how’s visitors use its website;
  • monitor abuse and prevent illegal activities and fraud;
  • troubleshoot product functionality and fix bugs;
  • track preferences in order to create new services, features and content;
  • track behavior in an aggregated and anonymous way to track and understand trends related to our offerings and services;
  • communicate with you (in the case you directly contact us.)

From time to time, may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website. For example, may monitor the most popular page and display this information publicly or provide it to others.

Protection of certain personally-identifying information

If you send us email or contact us in other ways, we may save your communication including any contained personally-identifying information. takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Distribution of your information

We do not disclose, distribute, share or sell personally-identifying information information except for certain explicit circumstances in which disclosure is required by law.


A cookie is a small amount of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. uses cookies to help identify and track visitors, their usage of website, and their website access preferences. visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Third-party services

Third-party ad servers or ad networks uses technologies like cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons that are used in their respective advertisements and links that appear on, which are sent directly to users' browser. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. These technologies are used to measure the effectiveness of their advertising campaigns and/or to personalize the advertising content that you see on websites that you visit. has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

Analytics uses a tool called “Google Analytics” to collect information about use of this site. Google Analytics collects information such as how often users visit this site, what pages they visit when they do so, and what other sites they used prior to coming to this site. We use the information we get from Google Analytics only to understand usage of, and improve, this site. Google's use of the data they collect is described at You can opt out of Google Analytics without affecting how you visit our site at

Comments uses the Discus service ( to allow users to leave comments on certain web pages. When you visit a page providing Disqus comments your browser will send information directly to Disqus regarding your visit, even if you are not logged into Disqus or don't have an account with them. If you are logged into Disqus at the time, Disqus will be able to associate your visit with your account.

For more information about Disqus' use of your information please see: and their privacy policy at:

Privacy Policy Changes may change its Privacy Policy from time to time. The date of the most recent change will noted at the top of this document. encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.

Contact Us

You may contact us regarding this policy by email at: