A Cookie (sometimes also referred to as a browser cookie, HTTP cookie, Internet cookie or Web cookie) is a small file sent from a web server to your computer, mobile phone or browsing devise whenever you visit a website. If you return to that website later, your web browser will send the small file to the server to notify the website of any previous activity you engaged in on the website during your prior visit.
Cookies can be “persistent” or “session” cookies. Persistent cookies remain on your computer, mobile or browsing device when you go offline, while session cookies are deleted as soon as you close your web browser.
Cookies can serve many useful purposes and help the website developers to streamline and improve your experience with each visit by retaining user preferences. For e.g. it can help a website to remember the items you had in a shopping cart, the pages you visited, your login information so you don’t have to enter them every time you visit the website. Accessing and storing long term browsing history and information data helps us target products or information to the user during visits.
When you use and access the Offerings, several cookies may be placed in your web browser. Some of these are placed by us, while some may be placed by third parties who are delivering services on our behalf. We may use these cookies for accessing your interactions with the Offerings, including but not limited to:
Amongst other technical support features, our cookies may help us:
You have the right to choose whether or not to accept cookies. However, they are an integral part of how our Offerings work, so you should note that if you choose to refuse or to remove cookies, this could affect and alter the availability and functionality of our Offerings.
Our Offerings may use features which include functionality provided by third parties. Disabling third party cookies will likely break the functions offered by these third parties and cause an interruption in your experience.
You can learn more about cookies and the following third-party websites:
Network Advertising Initiative: http://www.networkadvertising.org/