COOKIES AND SIMILAR TECHNOLOGIES
Cookies. A “cookie” is a small file created by a web server that can be stored on your device (if you allow) for use either during a particular browsing session (a “session” cookie) or a future browsing session (a “persistent” or “permanent” cookie). “Session” cookies are temporarily stored on your hard drive and only last until they expire at the end of your browsing session. “Persistent” or “permanent” cookies remain stored on your hard drive until they expire or are deleted by you. Local shared objects (or “flash” cookies) are used to collect and store information about your preferences and navigation to, from, and on a website. First-party cookies are set by the website you’re visiting, and they can only be read by that site. Third-party cookies are set by a party other than that website.
Essential Cookies and Similar Technologies. Essential cookies and other similar technologies used by us enable you to navigate the App and Site and use their services and features. Without these essential cookies, the App and Site will not perform correctly, and we may not be able to provide the App and Site to you or provide you with certain services or features of our App and Site.
Preference Cookies and Similar Technologies. Preference cookies collect information about your choices and preferences and allow us to remember language and other local settings and to customize our App and Site accordingly.
Social Media Cookies and Similar Technologies. Social Media cookies and other similar technologies used by us collect information about your use of social media websites.
Other Similar Technologies. In addition to cookies, there are other automatic data collection technologies, such as Internet tags, web beacons (clear gifs, pixel tags, and single-pixel gifs), and navigational data collection (log files, server logs, etc.) that can be used to collect data as users navigate through and interact with a website. For example, web beacons are tiny graphics with unique identifiers that are used to understand browsing activity. In addition, UTM codes are strings that can appear in a URL when you move from one web page or website to another. The string can represent information about browsing, such as which advertisement, page, or publisher sent the user to the receiving website.
Analytics Cookies and Similar Technologies. Analytics cookies and other similar technologies used by us collect information about your use of the App and Site and enable us to improve the way they work and operates. Specifically, analytics cookies provide us with information regarding what the most frequently visited pages on the App and Site are, help us record and debug any issues you may have with the App and/or Site, and show us how effective our advertising is. These analytics cookies do not allow us to see the usage of a single user but does allow us to see overall patterns of usage on the App and Site. We do not examine this information for individually identifying information, but we do use this information to understand the traffic on our App and Site.
Advertising Cookies and Similar Technologies. Advertising and other similar technologies used by us cookies are used to display targeting promotions or advertisements based on your use of the App and Site and interests and to manage our use of advertising resources. These cookies collect information about your activities on this and other sites to provide you with interest-based advertising. You can learn more about interest-based advertisements and your opt-out rights and options from members of the Network Advertising Initiative (“NAI”) on its website (www.networkadvertising.org) and from members of the Digital Advertising Alliance on its website (www.aboutads.info). We do not control third parties’ collection or use of your information to serve interest-based advertising. However, these third parties may provide you with ways to choose not to have your information collected or used in this way. You can also opt out of receiving targeted ads from members of the NAI on its website.
Facebook. We use Facebook’s technologies to serve relevant advertisements and to track Facebook ad-driven visitor activity. Facebook Connect also gives you the option to post information about your activities to your profile page to share with others within your network by using a single sign-in service to authenticate your identity. You may learn more about Facebook’s policies by visiting https://www.facebook.com/policy.php, and you can also find instructions for opting out of receiving advertisements via that page.
Choices About Cookies and Similar Technologies. You may choose to not allow analytic cookies via the cookies consent banner or you may set your browser to refuse all or some browser cookies or to alert you when cookies are being set. For more information on how to modify your browser settings to block or filter cookies, visit http://www.aboutcookies.org/. You may learn more about internet advertising practices and related consumer resources at http://www.aboutads.info/consumers/, http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices, and http://youronlinechoices.eu/. These settings may affect your enjoyment of the Site’s functionality. Adjusting the cookie settings may not fully delete all of the cookies that have already been created. To delete them, you should review your web browser settings after you have changed your cookie settings. In addition to the above, the links below provide additional information about how to disable cookies or manage the cookie settings:
Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en
Microsoft Edge: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-edge/delete-cookies-in-microsoft-edge-63947406-40ac-c3b8-57b9-2a946a29ae09
Safari: https://support.apple.com/guide/safari/manage-cookies-sfri11471/mac and https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201265
Online Tracking Signals. We do not currently recognize browser settings or signals of tracking preferences, which may include “Do Not Track” instructions. “Do Not Track” is a web browser setting that seeks to disable the tracking of individual users’ browsing activities. We adhere to the standards set out in this Policy and do not currently respond to “Do Not Track” signals on the Site or on third-party websites or online services where we may collect information.
Accuracy and Updating Your Personal Information. Our goal is to keep your Personal Information accurate, current, and complete. If any of the Personal Information you have provided to us changes, please update it in your user/account profile, or let us know via the “Contact Us” details at the end of this Policy. For instance, if your email address changes, you may wish to let us know so that we can communicate with you. If you become aware of inaccurate Personal Information about you, you may want to update your information. We are not responsible for any losses arising from any inaccurate, inauthentic, deficient or incomplete personal data that you provide to us.
Complaints. If you believe that your rights relating to your Personal Information have been violated, you may lodge a complaint with us by contacting us via the “Contact Us” details at the end of this Policy.