What Are Cookies, Similar Technologies and Web Beacons?
A "Cookie" is a text file placed on your mobile device internal memory when you visit our website or make us of our mobile app which helps record how you navigate our app or website. Cookies allows our website or mobile app to recognize a particular device or browser and also help us present you tailored options based on the information stored from your previous visit. Cookies do not contain any information that personally identifies you and it doesn't harm your device in any way.
Similar technologies are technologies that are used to store information in your browser or device internal storage, such as HTML 5 cookies, flash cookies, and other web or mobile application methods.
Web beacons are small files (also called "pixels", "image tags", or "script tags") that may be loaded on our site or app, that may work in concert with cookies to identify our users and provide anonymized data on their behavior.
1. Store Preferences and Settings. Settings that allows our products and services to function correctly or that saves your preferences over time may be stored on your device. We also save preferences, such as language, browser and others, so those do not have to be reset each time you return to the site.
3. Store the Information You Provide. Your email address, feedbacks and other information you offered when using our Services.
4. Social Media. Our website and app may include social media cookies that enable users who are logged in to the social media service to share content via that service.
Types of Cookies
This type of cookie is only stored on your device during a browsing session and are automatically erased from your device once you close our app – they usually store an anonymous session ID allowing you to use our app or browse a website without having to log in to each page but they do not collect any personal data from your device.
This type of cookie is stored on your device as a file and remains on your device after a browsing session or when you close our app. The cookie can only be read by the website or app that created it when you visit that website again. [Persistent cookies are used for Google Analytics.]
Cookies can also be classified as follows:
Strictly Necessary Cookies
These are essential cookies to enable you to use our app and website effectively, such as when buying a product and/or service, and therefore cannot be restricted. Without these cookies, our services may not be available to you.
Such cookies allow us monitor and improve our app or website performance. For example, they allow us to evaluate number of visits, identify sources of traffic and see which parts of the site are most visited.
These cookies allow our website to remember your preferences and provide improved features. For instance, we may be able to provide you with information or updates relevant to the services you use. The type of information collected by these cookies is usually anonymized.
How to Block or Delete Cookies
You can check or change the type of cookies you accept within your browser setting at any time. For details, visit aboutcookies.org. You can also restrict all cookies any time through your browser settings. However, if you restrict cookies on your browser or device (including essential cookies) you may not be able to make use of our Services or website.