Because GDPR is a thing now.
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The idea for this came from dan @ continuum. In fact this whole section was
unceremoniously stolen gratefully borrowed from him. The idea I think is that despite all the hype, excitement and 'yay fight the power' about this stuff - the vast majority of people out there are apathetic; and when presented with a 'click this to make this thing go away' will click it with barely a second thought; much less read through reams of legalese and EULAs.
So if you have actually got through all this, and found it then props to you; give yourself a pat on the back! First person to notify us wins a coffee and sticky bun on us.
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The contents of this site are arbitrarily protected by copyright under international conventions; so strictly speaking you shouldn't borrow anything without asking first. But there's not much point trying to stop anyone from using it for their purposes - and, moreover, why would we want to try? So on that basis - go nuts and copy the hell out of the site. But, if you did find something useful, helpful or just a bit darn nifty, then a link, a nod or re-Tweet is much appreciated.