What is a Cookie?
A cookie is a small text file that may be stored on your computer or mobile device that contains data related to a website you visit. It may allow a website “remember” your actions or preferences over a period of time, or it may contain data related to the function or delivery of the site. Cookies can be set by the owner of the website, or in some cases, by third party services. Third party cookies may be used to present other information, run content or provide other functionality such as analytics.
Further information on cookies can be found at http://ec.europa.eu/ipg/basics/legal/cookies/index_en.htm.
How are they used on this site?
Session cookies deliver the basic functions of a website, i.e., to allow pages to remember technical changes or selections you may make between pages. Session cookies are temporary and generally erased when you close your browser.
Persistent cookies are data files capable of providing websites with user preferences, settings and information for future visits. Persistent cookies provide convenient and rapid access to familiar website features and content, intended to enhance the user experience. Persistent cookies contain an expiration date. Upon this expiration date the cookie will be removed from the disk.
Example 1: We use a persistent cookie to register a unique ID that generates statistical data on how you use the website. This persistent cookie (called _GA “Google Analytics” expires after two years.
Example 2: We use a session cookie to remember your language preference when viewing the site. This session cookie (called LANG) is erased when you close your browser.
www.activeops.com uses third party cookies to improve the user experience of third party services accessed using our website. These session and persistent cookies are used to manage preferences, gather statistics and for marketing information purposes.
Within your browser you can choose whether to accept cookies or not. Different browsers make different controls available to you. See the links below to popular manufacturer cookie control instructions. Generally, your browser will offer you the choice to accept, refuse or delete cookies at all times, or those from providers used by website owners (“third party cookies”), or those from specific websites.
All computers have the ability to decline cookies. Please note that, should you choose to decline cookies, you may be unable to access particular areas of our website.
Any advertising featured on our website may also incorporate cookies, over which we have no control. Such cookies (if used) would be downloaded once you click on advertisements on our website.
We welcome any questions, comments or requests you may have regarding this policy. Please do not hesitate to contact us at email@example.com.
If you would prefer to write to us then our contact address is ActiveOps, One Valpy, 20 Valpy Street, Reading RG1 1AR, UK.