COOKIES & USER PREFERENCES
We use the following cookies:
Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our Services. They include, for example, cookies that allow you to move between pages of the Websites and enable you to log in.
Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognize and count the number of visitors and to see how Users move around the Websites or the Blog as they use them. This helps us to make improvements, such as by ensuring that Users are finding what they are looking for easily.
Functionality cookies. These are used to recognize you when you return to the Websites or Blog. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region) and services you have used.
Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to the Websites or Blog, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make the Website and the Blog, and the advertising displayed on them, more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information – which does not include your name - with third parties for this purpose.
PLEASE NOTE THAT BY USING THE WEBSITES OR BLOG WITHOUT BLOCKING COOKIES, YOU ARE CONSENTING TO THEIR USE.
THIRD PARTY COOKIES
Google Marketing Platform. We use Google Analytics and Google Display Advertising which collect anonymous user activity data through the use of both first-party and third-party cookies. We use the Google Display Advertising features, which collect data through the third-party DoubleClick cookie, in order to serve you with relevant advertising after you leave our Websites; provide us with information about how our use of various advertising services is related to visits to our Websites; and identify trends in how our Services are being used, and by what demographics, and publish those trends in reports for internal use. Unless we first obtain your consent, we do not attempt to link the reports to identifiable Users.
Google Analytics collects your IP address. We also use your IP address information to learn the geographical locations where our Services are being used.
We will not merge your personal information with information collected through the DoubleClick cookie without first providing you with notice of the merger and obtaining your opt-in consent.
You may opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customise Google Display Network ads using the Google's Ads Settings. You can learn more here: https://support.google.com/ads/answer/2662856?hl=en&ref_topic=2971788. You may also opt-out of Google Analytics tracking with the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on, which is available here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/. If the cookie consent is not accepted, we will not allow Google Marketing Platform to target personalised ads.