Privacy Policy

This privacy policy complies with Article 13, D.Lgs. 30 june 2003, n. 196 as amended in accordance to the 2016/679 European rules. (“Data protection Law”). Reading and using this website (hence onward referred to as ‘websites’ or ‘blog’) does not imply any data processing for users (hence onward referred to as “Users”) or only anonymous data processing, in a way that users cannot be identified. Personal data provided by Users shall be treated according to the personal data protection criteria in accordance with the Personal Data Protection Law as well as the other laws on such matter. Providing such data is optional, although lack of it will prevent you from receiving the newsletter provided by the blog (or other services using such data).

Owner of data processing

The owner is the person or corporation, the public administration or whichever other board or association which, even in connection with another owner, can take decisions about the goals, data processing and used tools, including safety and the proper functioning for this website. Data Controller, if not otherwise stated, is the owner of this website.
Personal data are managed by the Data Controller, Marco Veronese Passarella, located in 20 Lyddon Terrace, Room 2.08 – Leeds LS2 9JT (UK). (fiscal code: VRNMRC75S21A059C) (e-mail:, with automated tools and only for the time needed to achieve the goals they were provided for.

Goals of Data Processing

Personal data gathered by registering for the services provided by this website (such as, but not limited to, newsletter, request for articles, invitations, request for information about the blog or contacting form) and/or adding comments, are processed in order to better enjoy the services provided by the Blog for registered Users. Statistics are exclusively processed on anonymous data. Except where allowed by the laws or by this Privacy Policy, personal data shall not be communicated or diffused without the User’s consent. Personal data are processed and stored in Italy, only accessible for the Data Controller, except for consultants designed as responsible or appointed for processing.

Data Controller Contact Info

Personal data are processed by Data Controller, Marco Veronese Passarella, located in 20 Lyddon Terrace, Room 2.08 – Leeds LS2 9JT (UK). (fiscal code: VRNMRC75S21A059C) (e-mail:, with automated tools and only for the time needed to achieve the goals they were provided for.

Types of collected Data

These are the automatically collected personal data from both the website or third party apps used by the website itself: IP addresses, computer’s domain names used by the User logging to the website, URI (Uniform Resource Identifier) addresses, time of request, the method used to submit the request to the server, size of file in response, numeric code for the server response (success, error, etc.) Country of origin, type of browser and operative system used by the user, time related indications for the visit (such as time visit for each page) and details for the pathway within the website, particularly with regard to the accessed pages, parameters concerning the operative system and the User’s software environment. Among Personal Data collected by the Controller, either autonomously or through third parties, are: Cookies, usage data, email, name, types of Data, about me and Data communicated while using the service. Personal Data can be freely provided by the User or, concerning usage date, automatically collected while using this website. If these website marks some Data as optional, Users can avoid providing such Data, with no consequences on enjoying the Service or its cooperativeness. Users having doubts on which Data are mandatory are encouraged to contact the Controller. Contingent use of Cookies – or other tracing tools – from this website or third parties services used by this website, if not otherwise stated, aim at providing the service requested by the User, besides the other goals described in this document and in the Cookie Policy, if available. User takes responsibility for third parties’ Personal Data obtained, published or shared through this website and guarantees to have the right to disclose or reveal them, setting Controller free from whichever liability towards third parties. Controller takes suitable safety measures to decline access, diffusion, editing or unauthorized destruction of Personal Data.


Data are processed at Controller’s main office and in every other place involved parties are placed. User has the right to have information concerning the legal basis for transferring Data outside the European Union or to an international organization ruled by International law or composed by two or more countries. User’s Personal Data may be transferred in a place that is different from the one User resides. Should one of such moving take place, User can rely on the respective sessions in this document or ask the Controller information using the contacts at the beginning of this document.

Storage Period

Data are processed and stored for the time necessary to fulfill the goals for which they were collected. Therefore Personal Data collected for matters related to the execution of a contract between Controller and User shall be kept until the implementation of such contract has come to a complete end. Personal Data collected for something related to the Controller’s legitimate interest shall be kept until such interest has been satisfied. User can obtain further information concerning the Controller’s interest in the sections of this document or contacting the Controller. Controller may be forced to store Personal Data for a longer period of time, according to some laws or judicial or administrative orders. Personal Data shall be destroyed at the end of the storage period.

Collected Data and Scope of Processing

User’s Data are collected to allow Controller provide its Services, as well as for the following purposes: Interaction with external social networks and platforms, Access to accounts on third party services, Statistics, Content comments, Contacting User, Social features, Contact management and sending messages, Management of RSS feeds, Management of payments, Hosting and backend infrastructure, Interaction with live chat platforms, Interaction with data collection platforms and other third parties, SPAM protection, Platform and hosting services, Remarketing and behavioral targeting , Saving and managing backups and Displaying content from external platforms. In order to obtain further detailed information concerning the purposes of processing and on Personal Data which are concretely relevant for each purpose, User may refer to the relevant sections of this document.

Mailing list or newsletter

By subscribing the mailing list or the newsletter, User’s email address is automatically added to a list of contacts to which email messages featuring information, and including commercial and promotional information, relating to this website, can be transmitted. The user’s email address could also be added to this list as a result of registering with the website or after making a purchase. Personal Data collected: email and name.

Contact Form

By filling out the contact with his/her owns Data, User consents to their use to respond to requests for information, quotes, or any other nature indicated by the form header. Personal Data collected: email, name and telephone.

Platform and Hosting Services

These services are designed to host and operate key components of this website, making it possible to view the website itself from a single platform. These platforms provide the Controller with a wide range of tools such as, for example, analytical tools, for managing Users’ registration, comments and databases, e-commerce, processing payments, etc. The use of these tools involves the collection and treatment of Personal Data. Some of these services work through services located in different locations, making it difficult to establish the exact location of the personal data collection.

Network and Targeted Advertising Managed by Third Parties

This website may use third parties, such as networks and advertising exchanges, to enable us to propose the User targeted advertising. These third-party providers of advertising networks and exchanges may use cookies or similar third-party technologies to acquire data and provide their services. They can also acquire the device ID, IP address or advertising ID (IDFA), which can be used to custom advertising displayed on our sites or on other sites. For more information on third party advertising cookies, and how not to accept them, visit the following third parties websites and (only available in English). The use of such third parties’ technologies is not controlled by this website. In order to know the practices of acquisition, storage and sharing Terms of service, privacy policy, authorizations, notifications and choices of third party must be analyzed. No guarantee is given regarding the rules or practices of third party advertisers or related advertising networks or related third parties.

User’s Rights

The person or business using this website must coincide with the interested subject, or being authorized to use it and share its Personal Data that are processed.
Users may exercise certain rights with regard to Data processed by the Controller.

Particularly, in writing, to be sent to User has the right to:

  • Revoke consent at any given time. User can revoke the previously accepted consent to Personal Data processing.
  • Oppose Data processing. User may object to the processing of his or her own data when it occurs on a legal basis other than consent. Further details on the right to oppose are listed in the section below.
  • Access one’s own Data. User has the right to have information about Data processed by the Controller, on some aspects of such processing and receive a copy of processed Data.
  • Verify and request rectification. User can verify the correctness of Data and request its updating or correction.
  • Obtain processing limitation. When certain conditions are met, User may request the Data processing to be limited. In this case the Controller shall not process the Data for any purpose other than its conservation.
  • Obtain the cancellation or removal of Personal Data. When certain conditions are met, User may request the Controller for cancellation of his/her own Data.
  • Receive one’s Data or have it transferred to another holder. User has the right to receive his/her own Data in a structured format which can be readable by automatic devices and, where technically feasible, to obtain the transfer without hindrance to another holder. This provision is applicable when Data are processed with automated tools and processing is based on the User’s consent, on a contract of which User is a party or on contractual measures connected to it.
  • Complain. User can file the control authority for Personal Data protection a complaint or act in court.


More on the Right to Object

When Personal Data are processed for public interest, in the exercise of vested powers in the Controller or to pursue some Controller’s legitimate interests, Users have the right to object processing for reasons related to their particular situation. Bear in mind that, if User’s Data were processed for direct marketing purposes, they can object to processing without providing any reason. To find out if the Controller processes Data for direct marketing purposes, Users can refer to the respective sections of this document.

More Information on Processing

Defense in court
Personal Data User’s may be used by the Controller in court or in the preparatory steps for its possible establishment for the defense against abuse by using this website or the related Services by the User. User declares to be aware Controller may be obliged to disclose Data by order of the public authorities.

System Log and Maintenance

For operative and maintenance needs, this website and any third party services used by it may collect system logs, which are files that record the interactions and which may also contain Personal Data, such as the IP User address.

Information Not Covered in This Policy

Further information concerning Personal Data processing, may be requested at any time by Data Controller using contact form.

Changes to Privacy Policy

Data Controller reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time by informing Users on this page and, if possible, on this website as well as, if technically and legally feasible, by sending Users a notification using their stored contact details. It is advisable regularly consult this page, reading the last update at the bottom of the page. If changes concern treatments whose legal basis is consent, Controller will collect the User’s consent again, if necessary. A link to our Privacy Policy and cookies is available in the footer of each page in the entire website.

Legal Framework

If not otherwise stated, this Privacy Policy applies only to

This Privacy Policy complies with the (UE) 2016/679 regulation on the protection of individuals concerning Personal data processing, as well as the free circulation for such data. It also repeals the 85/46/CE directory.
Last update: 05/25/2018


Cookie Policy

What Is a Cookie?

Cookies are pieces of information a website inserts in your browser as you visit a page. They can transmit information between the website and your device, and between the device and the websites operating for both us or in private, according to what stated in the Privacy Policy. We can use cookies to gather all the information collected about you. You can decide to receive a notice every time a cookie is sent or disable all cookies changing your browser’s settings. Disabling cookies, some of our services may not work properly and you will not be able to access some functions designed to optimize your experience on this website. For further information on managing or disabling cookies in the browser, check this Cookie Policy last section.
We use different types of cookies with different functions, hence onward referred to as listed.

NOTE: User can cancel cookies from her browser at any time, in whole or in part, using browser’s setting (see Section 6)

1. Necessary Cookies

These cookies are essential to browse the website and use some of its functions. Without these strictly necessary cookies, the online services you have requested, such as the virtual shopping cart or the invoice issuing the validation of a purchase, cannot be provided. Consent for strictly necessary cookies is not required, as they are essential to provide the required services.

2. Technical Cookies

It is possible that we (or the service providers that operate on our behalf) insert cookies for the performance in your navigation device. The information collected through cookies for the services is exclusively used by us or in our interest.
Performance cookies collect anonymous information about how users use our website and its various features. For example, our performance cookies gather information about the pages of the website you visit most often and our advertisements that appear on other Web sites you interact with, as well as checking if you open and read the communications we send you and receive messages. error. The information collected can be used to customize your online experience by showing specific content. Performance cookies also serve to limit the number of views of the same advertisement. Our performance cookies do not gather personal informations.

3. Functionality Cookies

It is possible that we (or the service providers that operate on our behalf) insert cookies for the performance in your navigation device. We do not share the information collected through cookies for functionality with our advertisers or third parties.
These cookies are used to memorize the choices you make (such as language preference, country or other online settings) and provide you with the customized or optimized features you have selected. Functional cookies can be used to offer you online services or to prevent you from being offered services that you have refused in the past. In some cases, we may allow advertisers or third parties to provide you with content and other online experiences via this website. In this case, the third part in question could include one’s cookies for functionality in your device and use them, similar to us, in order to provide you with customized features and optimize your user experience. By selecting customized options and settings or optimized features, you authorize us (and third parties) to use cookies for functions enabling you to provide such experiences. By deleting cookies for functionality, such selected preferences or settings will not be stored for future visits.

4. Profiling cookies (promotional and targeting)

Targeted ads managed by third parties

Targeted ads managed by third parties cookies can be stored on the User’s device by third party advertisers, advertising networks, data exchange services and marketing analysis and other service providers. Cookies for targeted ads managed by third parties collect information on the User’s browsing on the various web websites and online services in order to display relevant advertisements on our websites and on our online services and third parties. Ad networks can share this information with advertisers using their network. The information collected using these cookies for targeted ads managed by third parties does not identify User personally.

5. Services used on this website (including third parties ones)



Collected Data

Processing and Policy Link location

Contact form

By filling out the contact form with their own Data, Users consent to their use to respond to requests for information, quotes, or whatever else indicated by the form header.

Email, name, phone

Server OVH – France

Google+ widgets (Google Inc.)

The +1 button and Google+ social widgets are services for interacting with the Google+ social network, provided by Google Inc.

Cookies and usage data

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“Like” button and Facebook social widgets (Facebook, Inc.)

The “Like” button and Facebook social widgets are services of interaction with the social network Facebook, provided by Facebook, Inc.

Cookies and usage data

USA Privacy Policy

Tweet and Twitter social widgets (Twitter, Inc.)

The Tweet button and Twitter social widgets are services of interaction with the Twitter social network, provided by Twitter, Inc.

Cookies and usage data

USA Privacy Policy

LinkedIn button and LinkedIn social widget (LinkedIn, Corporation)

The social button and the social widgets of LinkedIn are services of interaction with the social network LinkedIn, provided by LinkedIn Corporation

Cookies and usage data

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Akismet (Automattic Inc.)

Akismet is a SPAM protection service provided by Automattic Inc.

Various types of Data according to the privacy policy of the service.

USA Privacy Policy

Google Analytics (Google Inc.)

Google Analytics is a web statistics and analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google uses Personal Data collected in order to track and examine the use of this website, generate reports and share them with other services developed by Google. Google may use Personal Data to contextualize and personalize the advertisements of its advertising network.

Cookies and usage data

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Video Youtube (Google Inc.)

YouTube is a video content visualization service managed by Google Inc. allowing this website to integrate such content within its pages.

Cookies and usage data

USA Privacy Policy

Video Vimeo (Vimeo, LLC)

Vimeo is a video content visualization service managed by Vimeo, LLC allowing this website to integrate this content into its own pages.

Cookies and usage data

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Google Fonts (Google Inc.)

Google Fonts is a service of visualization of font styles managed by Google Inc. allowing this website to integrate such contents within its pages.

Cookies and usage data

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Google Maps (Google Inc.)

Google Maps is a map visualization service managed by Google Inc. allowing this website to integrate such content within its pages.

Cookies and usage data

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6. Enable/disable cookies using browser

There are several ways to manage cookies and other tracking technologies. By changing your browser settings, you can accept or decline cookies or decide to receive a warning before accepting a cookie from the websites you visit. We remind you that by completely disabling cookies in your browser you may not be able to use all our interactive features.
If you use multiple computers in different locations, make sure each browser is set up to match your preferences.
You can delete all cookies installed in the browser’s cookies folder. Each browser has different procedures for managing settings. Click on one of the links below to get specific instructions.

Microsoft Windows Explorer
Google Chrome
Mozilla Firefox
Apple Safari

If you are not using any of the browsers listed above, select “cookies” in the relevant section of the guide to find out where your folder of cookies is located.
Deleting Flash cookies

Click on this link to change your settings about Flash cookies.
Disabling Flash cookies

Last update: 05/25/2018


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