Privacy Policy respects and protects the privacy of the individuals that use's search engine services (" Search Services"). Individually identifiable information about you is not willfully disclosed to any third party without first receiving your permission, as explained in this privacy policy ("Privacy Policy").

What Information Do We Collect? does not collect any unique information about you (such as your name, email address, etc.) except when you specifically and knowingly provide such information. notes and saves information such as time of day, browser type, browser language, and IP address with each query. That information is used to verify our records and to provide more relevant services to users. For example, may use your IP address or browser language to determine which language to use when showing search results or advertisements.

Links to Other Sites

The sites displayed as search results or linked to by Search Services are developed by people over whom exercises no control. Other links, such as those for the mailing list archive, are also on sites not controlled by These other sites may send their own cookies to users, collect data, or solicit personal information. may choose to exhibit its search results in the form of a "URL redirecter." When uses a URL redirecter, if you click on a URL from a search result, information about the click is sent to, and in turn sends you to the site you clicked on. uses this URL information to understand and improve the quality of's search technology. For instance, uses this information to determine how often users are satisfied with the first result of a query and how often they proceed to later results.

With Whom Does Share Information? may share information about you with advertisers, business partners, sponsors, and other third parties. However, we only divulge aggregate information about our users and will not share personally identifiable information with any third party without your express consent. For example, we may disclose how frequently the average user visits, or which other query words are most often used with the query word "Linux." Please be aware, however, that we will release specific personal information about you if required to do so in order to comply with any valid legal process such as a search warrant, subpoena, statute, or court order.

Your consent and changes to the Privacy Policy

By using the Search Services and our web site, you consent to the collection and use of your information as we have outlined in this policy and in our Terms and Conditions. may decide to change this Privacy Policy from time to time. When we do, we will post those changes on this page so that you are always aware of the information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances we disclose it.

Who can I ask if I have additional questions?

Feel free to contact us any time and we'll answer any additional questions you may have. Contact us using our Contact page