What are cookies?
Cookies are small pieces of data that allow us to compare new and past visitors and understand how users navigate our site. We use the data collected through cookies to provide an experience that reflects your interests, preferences and facilitates access to our services.
The types of cookies we use
“Strictly necessary" cookies
These cookies are essential in order to enable you to browse the whole website and make full use of its features, such as accessing the various protected areas of the website. Without these cookies some necessary services, such as filling in a contest form, cannot be used.
These cookies collect information about how users use a website, for example, which pages are most visited, if you receive error messages from web pages. These cookies do not collect information that identifies a visitor. All information collected by cookies is aggregated and therefore anonymous. They are only used to improve a website operation. By using our site, you agree that such cookies may be placed on your device.
Cookies allow the website to remember the choices you make (such as your name, language or region of origin) and provide advanced custom functionality. These cookies can also be used to remember changes made to the size of text, fonts and other parts of the web pages that you can customize. They can also be used to provide services that you have asked for such as viewing a video or comments on a blog. The information collected by these types of cookies may be rendered anonymous and unable to track your browsing activity on other websites. By using our site, you agree that such cookies may be placed on your device.
You can accept and reject these technologies by changing your privacy preferences settings in your browser profile settings.
We use Google Analytics and Google Universal Analytics to recognize you and the devices you use when you visit our website or service via your browser or mobile device, when you login to your account with our Service, or when you contact our Services. We share a unique identifier, such as a user ID or email address to which a hash algorithm is applied to make the email secret, with Google Universal Analytics to facilitate the service. Google Analytics allows us gain insights into how our users interact with our service and to adapt our advertising and content to your needs. For information on how Google Analytics collects and processes data, as well as on how you can control the information sent to Google, please refer to Google’s page "How Google uses information from sites or apps that use our services", which can be found at www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/.
You can find out what opt-outs are currently available for Google Analytics, including the Google Analytics Add-On browser here https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/.