Privacy Policy

Version 1.0, 27 April 2008.

Thank you for visiting The Guaraná Home Page web site and reviewing our privacy policy. This notice provides you with the policy regarding the nature, purpose, use and sharing of any information collected via this web site. By accessing the site, you agree with the terms set out in this privacy policy.

This site uses cookies to store information. A cookie is a small file that a web site transfers to your computer to allow it to remember specific information about your session while you are connected. Your computer will only share the information in the cookie with the web site that provided it, and no other web site can request it. There are two types of cookies, session and persistent. Session cookies last only as long as your web browser is open. Once you close your browser, the cookie disappears. Persistent cookies store information on your computer for longer periods of time.

Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. You can usually chose to disable or selectively turn off our cookies or third-party cookies in your browser settings, or by managing preferences in programs such as Norton Internet Security. However, this can affect how you are able to interact with our site as well as other websites. This could include the inability to login to services or programs, such as logging into forums or accounts.

Advertisements and web beacons
We also use third party advertisements on to support our site. Some of these advertisers may use technology such as cookies and web beacons when they advertise on our site, which will also send these advertisers (such as Google through the Google AdSense program) information including your IP address, your ISP , the browser you used to visit our site, and in some cases, whether you have Flash installed. of This is generally used for geotargeting purposes (showing London real estate advertisements to someone in London, for example) or showing certain ads based on specific sites visited (such as showing cycling advertisements to someone who frequents cycling sites).

Personal Information
If you choose to provide us with personal information by sending us an email, we will use that information to respond to your message and to help us get you the information you have requested.

Submitting information is strictly voluntary. By doing so, you are giving the maintainers your permission to use the information for the intended purpose.

We will only share your information when required by law.

Automatically Collected Information

We collect and store certain technical information about your visit for use in site management and security purposes. This information includes:
  • The Internet domain from which you access our web site (for example, "" for a private internet access account, or "" if you connect from the company you work at);
  • The IP address (a unique number for each computer connected to the internet) from which you access our web site;
  • The type of browser (e.g., Netscape, Internet Explorer) used to access our site;
  • The operating system (Windows, Unix) used to access our site;
  • Information about your system and connection
    • Screen Colours
    • Screen Resolutions
    • Flash Versions
    • Java Support
    • Network speed
  • The date and time you access our site;
  • The URLs of the pages you visit;
  • If you visited this web site from another web site, the URL of the forwarding site;
  • If you used the search engine on this site, the search terms used for your search.

We use Google Analytics, Google Adsense and logs generated by our web server for this purpose. As third party search and analysis tools are used, be aware that their policy regarding data collection and archiving also apply.

This information is only used to help us make our site more useful for you. With this data we learn about the number of visitors to our site and the types of technology our visitors use.

No attempts are made to identify individual users or their usage habits. Raw data logs are retained temporarily as required for security and site management purposes only.

Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.