The company behind The whale and the responsible data controller for this website is Gilles Vauvarin, micro-entrepreneur.
SIREN: 508 743 754
1 rue Alexandre Gander
74200 Thonon les bains
I don't collect any personal data on my website except website metrics.
If you navigate on The whale website, the open-source tool Fathom installed on my server tracks you on my website without collecting personal data and give me a non-nerdy breakdown of my top content and top referrers. It does so with user-centric rights and privacy, and without selling, sharing or giving away the data collected. The collected metrics data are stored on my own server.
If you sign up to my newsletter, your data is being collected by the American newsletter service MailChimp which is GDPR compliant.
Get in contact and we will provide you with all information on data we have about you.
Let me know and we will delete all your personal data that we store.
If there's any personal data about you that should be corrected by me, please let me know.
If you subscribed to my newsletter you can always unsubscribe from the it at any time by clicking on unsubscribe link in the newsletter footer. You can do this on your own but I am also happy to do this for you, if you want. Just let me know.
I will give you a copy of your data in a plain text format so that you can provide it to another service.
Please tell me first, so I have a chance to address your concerns. If I fail in this, you can address any complaint to your national data protection authorities.
My website does not set any cookies.
I do not use any third party trackers, social media buttons or analytics services on my website. I only track your navigation on my web pages without collecting personal data with the open-source tool Fathom.
The whale uses TLS encryption for security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential data. You can recognize an encrypted connection in your browser's address line when it changes from "http://" to "https://" and when a green lock icon is displayed in your browser's address bar.
The server for me website is provided by:
I use the following third-party services to improve my communication with my users:
The Rocket Science Group LLC d/b/a MailChimp
675 Ponce de Leon Ave NE, Suite 5000
Atlanta, GA 30308 USA
I take measures, including data encryption, to protect the transmission of all information on this website. I make reasonable efforts to ensure the integrity and security of my website and server. Nevertheless, I cannot guarantee that my security measures will prevent third-party 'hackers' from illegally obtaining this information and is 100% security breach-proof.
If you have any questions in relation to this Notice or you wish to exercise any of your rights, please contact me at:
Last update: 01.09.2018