PURPOSE OF THIS NOTICE
WHAT ARE COOKIES AND HOW DO WE USE THEM?
When we talk about “cookies” we mean a small text file stored on your computer, smartphone, tablet or other device (each a “Device”) while you are visiting a website. These files are harmless to your Device, do not slow it down and the cookies set directly by ZAPPAR are only accessible by us. They are not spyware or adware.
First party -v- third party cookies
By visiting or using the Website you may also receive certain “third party cookies” on your Device. Third party cookies are those placed by on-line services, websites and/or parties other than ZAPPAR. Third party cookies are not integral to the features of the Website. The third party cookies currently used on the Website are referred to below.
OBTAINING YOUR CONSENT
By visiting the Website through a browser which accepts the setting of cookies, you will be deemed to give your consent to the placing of the cookies referred to below on your Device. By giving your consent you are enabling ZAPPAR to provide the best possible experience and service to you. You may, if you wish, withdraw consent to the placing of cookies by altering your browser settings (see below: “Enabling & Disabling of Cookies”); however certain features of the Website may not function fully or as intended.
Certain features of the Website may depend upon cookies to function. UK and EU Cookie Law deems these cookies to be “strictly necessary”. Any strictly necessary cookies used by the Website are shown in the table below. Your consent does not need to be sought to place these cookies on your Device. You may still block these cookies by changing your internet browser’s settings as detailed below: “Enabling & Disabling of Cookies”.
FIRST PARTY COOKIES
When you visit or browse the pages of the Website, the following first party cookies may be placed on your Device:
|Name of Cookie||Purpose||Strictly Necessary|
|sessionid||This is a functional cookie and is used to store the current user’s session identifier on our database. The cookie expires at the end of the session.||No|
|csrftoken||This is a security cookie. It is a random key used to prevent cross-site request forgery. The cookie expires 12 months after it has been set on your Device.||Yes|
THIRD PARTY COOKIES
When you visit or browse the pages of the Website, the following third party Cookies may be placed by third party services on your Device:
|Third party service||Name of Cookie||Purpose||Strictly Necessary|
|reg_ext_ref||This cookie is provided by Facebook when a user accesses or uses the service. The cookie allows the user to comment or share content with their friends through Facebook. The cookie expires at the end of your current session.||No|
|Vimeo||_utmz||This cookie is set by the Google Analytics service. The cookie identifies the source of traffic to a website, so Google Analytics can tell site owners where visitors came from when arriving on the site. The cookie expires 6 months after it has been set on your Device.||No|
USE OF GOOGLE ANALYTICS
The Website uses analytics services provided by Google Analytics. GOOGLE ANALYTICS refers to a set of tools used to collect and analyse usage statistics, enabling us to better understand how people use our Website. This, in turn, enables us to improve the Website and the products and AR experiences offered through it. You do not have to allow us to use these cookies (please see “Enabling & Disabling of Cookies” below); however whilst our use of them does not pose any risk to your privacy or your safe use of our Website, it does enable us to continually improve our business.
The GOOGLE ANALYTICS services used by the Website use the following two cookies named _ga and _gat. These analytics cookies are not strictly necessary and are used to collect information about how visitors use our Website. We use this information to compile reports and to help us improve the Website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the Website, where visitors have come to the Website from, the pages they visited and for how long. This information is collected by ZAPPAR but GOOGLE will also have access to the data.
Further information about GOOGLE ANALYTICS can be found at the Google Analytics Privacy Centre: http://www.google.co.uk/intl/en_uk/analytics/privacyoverview.html
ENABLING & DISABLING OF COOKIES
You can choose to enable or disable cookies in your internet browser. Most internet browsers also enable you to choose whether you wish to disable all cookies or only third party cookies. By default, most internet browsers accept cookies but this can be changed. For further details, please consult the help menu in your internet browser.
You can choose to delete cookies at any time however you may lose any information that enables you to access the Website more quickly and efficiently including, but not limited to, personalised settings. If you disable security cookies this will make your use of the Website less safe and/or prevent you from being able to access security protected features of the Website.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites you can find help at: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
It is recommended that you ensure that your internet browser is up-to-date and that you consult the help and guidance provided by the developer of your internet browser if you are unsure about adjusting your privacy settings.
CHANGES TO THIS NOTICE
We reserve the right to update and revise this notice as we may deem necessary from time to time or as may be required by law. Any changes will be posted on the Website and you are deemed to have accepted the terms of the notice on your first use of the Website following the alterations.Last Updated: 20TH FEBRUARY 2015