Privacy Policy

Your privacy is critically important to us. At fnordcordia we have a few fundamental principles:

Below is our privacy policy which incorporates these goals:

If you have questions about deleting or correcting your personal data, please feel free to contact us any time.

fnordcordia GbR, with executive partners Felix Arndt, Lukas Martini & Andreas Zimmermann (“fnordcordia”) operates several websites including It is fnordcordia’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, fnordcordia 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. fnordcordia’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how fnordcordia’s visitors use its website. From time to time, fnordcordia may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

fnordcordia also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users. fnordcordia only discloses logged in user IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to fnordcordia’s websites choose to interact with fnordcordia in ways that require fnordcordia to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that fnordcordia gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for an account at to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with fnordcordia – by purchasing access to a shortdiary VIP account, for example – are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, fnordcordia collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with fnordcordia. fnordcordia does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Aggregated Statistics

fnordcordia may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. fnordcordia may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, fnordcordia does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

fnordcordia discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on fnordcordia’s behalf or to provide services available at fnordcordia’s websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using fnordcordia’s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. fnordcordia will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, fnordcordia discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when fnordcordia believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of fnordcordia, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an fnordcordia website and have supplied your email address, fnordcordia may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with fnordcordia and our products. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. fnordcordia takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.


A cookie is a string 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. fnordcordia uses cookies to help fnordcordia identify and track visitors, their usage of fnordcordia website, and their website access preferences. fnordcordia visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using fnordcordia’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of fnordcordia’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Business Transfers

If fnordcordia, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that fnordcordia goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of fnordcordia may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, fnordcordia may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in fnordcordia’s sole discretion. fnordcordia 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.

This privacy policy is published under a Creative Commons Share-Alike license.