Privacy Policy
Last Updated: 27 February 2024.


This Privacy Policy governs how Interesting GmbH (“Company”) collects, uses, maintains, and discloses information collected from users (each, a "User") of this website ("Site").

Nature of our business

The primary purpose of the Company is to provide a platform for accurately displaying technical information about products listed on the website. Our platform operates as a community-curated website to accurately display technical information about all domain-related products, allowing users to freely enter, edit, and verify information for accuracy purposes.

Information we collect and use

We collect the following types of information from Users:

  • Product data facts, technical specifications, and original product images generated by real users as product users.
  • Product-related questions and answers from and by users.
  • Optional personal details are provided by users during registration for identification and a richer user experience. Therefore users are not required to provide their real names, addresses, or any other personal details to be able to use the Site or contribute content to the Site.

How do we use the information?

  • All product information provided will be seen and used by everyone and will be permanently logged and stay on the Site even if it is corrected and edited throughout the time. The page history (public Edit log) will show when the contribution was made or edited and by whom (Username).
  • We may use contributions, either aggregated or individual, to create new features or data-related products or features on the Site in the future, or to learn more about how the Site is used. 
  • Product information will not be deleted when you delete your account and we will not delete product information on request. Product information is considered public knowledge and not part of your private data.

Other information we collect: We also collect other information about how users use the Sites. Like most of the websites, we receive some information automatically when users visit the Site. We may also use a variety of commonly used technologies, like cookies, to make our services safer and easier to use, and to help create a better and more customizable experience.

  • We may use your location (from IP or GPS) to determine what kind of units to display (metric or imperial), which currency to display for the product price, or to show you the correct partner websites in your country.
  • We may use Metadata that could be submitted with user-uploaded images.
  • We store the IP address of submissions to prevent content spam.
  • We use cookies to attribute content submissions to your browser and make log-in possible.

We do not use third-party cookies unless we get user permission.

How do we collect the information?

Information is collected through the following means:

  • Users fill in missing product details, correct inaccuracies, verify information, or add new product pages.
  • Users upload personal product photos.
  • Users ask questions and provide answers about products.
  • Users provide their optional personal information.
  • Information about users that we receive automatically.

How do we share the information?

  • Product information or questions/answers that users post are public and can be seen and used by everyone.
  • We share personal user information publicly on our Site when users voluntarily fill in their details on their profile page sections.
  • We will use your provided product information, questions/answers, and your profile data on multiple other similar product data websites we run.
  • Otherwise, we would use and share personal information only when we get specific permission from users to do so.
  • We will disclose other personal user information to public authorities or other persons in response to an official legal process only if we believe it to be legally valid. We will notify users of such requests when possible. We do so to further our legitimate interest and/or to comply with our legal obligations.
  • We, or users with certain administrative rights, may use and disclose personal information that is reasonably necessary to:
    • enforce or investigate potential violations of the “Terms of use” or community-based policies;
    • protect our organization, infrastructure, employees, contractors, or the public; 
    • or prevent imminent or serious bodily harm or death to any person.
  • We may also disclose personal information to our third-party service providers or contractors if necessary to help run or improve the Sites and provide services in support of our Site goals.
  • We do not share personal information for marketing purposes.

Purpose of data processing

We collect information for the following purposes:

  • To accurately display technical and other information related to the products on the Site.
  • To analyze product and user data for improving the user experience.
  • To allow other Site visitors to learn about the Users by visiting their profiles and using the professional and contact information they voluntarily give and publish.
  • To make our services safer and easier to use, and to help create a better and more customizable experience for our users.

Account and registration

  • Users are not required to create an account to use or even contribute to the Site.
  • However, anonymous (unregistered) users can not create profiles and get credit for their contributions.
  • To create an account, a user must have a valid email address and a unique username and password.

Data security measures

We employ stringent measures to safeguard user data:

  • Necessary measures are in place to prevent unauthorized access and data breaches.
  • Users are also urged to take all reasonable measures and actions to secure their account information. Users are responsible for safeguarding their passwords and other security credentials, and should never share them with any other third party.
  • The product information provided is considered widely available on the internet and is open for further edits.
  • In some cases, Verified Experts and Brands can lock information preventing it from further editing unless it needs to be changed by the domain owner.
  • Users can also report any inappropriate content that may be published, and we, together with our community, are obligated to take action to maintain the credibility of the information.

How long do we keep the information?

We only keep personal information as long as necessary to maintain, understand, and improve the Site or to comply with applicable law. Personal information is deleted, aggregated, or de-identified after 90 days. Non-personal information may be retained indefinitely as appropriate. Furthermore, when a contribution is made it may stay on the Site as de-identified information for an unlimited amount of time.

User rights

Users have the following rights regarding their information:

  • Users have no intellectual rights to the product information provided in the product specifications and questions/answers sections. All product information is considered public knowledge and is open for editing by others.
  • Users can easily access, correct, or delete information both as Anonymous or Registered users.
  • All and any edit history is public and logged. 

If users would like to request to access, update, or restrict/object to the processing of personal information, or receive a copy of their personal information for purposes of transmitting it to another organization, they may contact us with such requests. We will respond to the request consistent with applicable law.

Please note also that users may be able to exercise some of these rights without our intervention. For example, the User can access and update some personal information in the user's Profile Settings section. Users can also manage what kinds of notifications they want to receive and how often. This can be done by going to the Notification Settings section on the Site.

Policy updates

We reserve the right to update this Privacy Policy at any time. Users will be notified of any changes via all available means of communication and/or on the Site.

Legal compliance

We are compliant with necessary data protection laws for product technical information and copyright laws. Product technical information is considered common knowledge. Therefore users are responsible for the content they upload, especially images of the products.

Contact information

For any questions or concerns regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact us here. A designated person will handle privacy issues.

Acceptance of terms

By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this Privacy Policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this Privacy Policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.