Cookies are small text files containing a string of characters that can be placed on your computer or mobile device that uniquely identify your browser or device. What are cookies used for?
Cookies allow a site or services to know if your computer or device has visited that site or service before. Cookies can then be used to help understand how the site or service is being used, help you navigate between pages efficiently, help remember your preferences, and generally improve your browsing experience. Cookies can also help ensure marketing you see online is more relevant to you and your interests.
Categories of Cookies
There are generally four categories of cookies: “Strictly Necessary,” “Performance,” “Functionality,” and “Targeting.” You can find out more about each cookie category below.
- Strictly Necessary Cookies. These cookies are essential to enabling you to move around this Site and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of this Site.
- Performance Cookies. These cookies collect information about how you have used this Site, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies do not collect information that specifically identifies a visitor. All of the information that these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. Such information is only used to improve how the Site works. Performance cookies only collect information about Site usage for the benefit of the Site operator. By using this Site, you agree that we can place these types of cookies on your device.
- Functionality Cookies. These cookies allow this Site to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced, more personal or customized features. For instance, this Site may be able to provide you with local or regional product information by storing the region in which you are currently located in a cookie. These cookies can also be used to remember changes you have made to text size, fonts and other parts of the Site that you can customize. They may also be used to provide services you have asked for such as watching a video or commenting on a blog. The information these cookies collect may be anonymized and these cookies cannot track your browsing activity on other websites. By using this Site to set your preferences, you agree that we can place these types of cookies on your device.
- Targeting Cookies. These cookies are used to deliver advertisements that are more relevant to you and your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement as well as help us measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign. They are usually placed on your device by third-party advertising networks, but with our permission. These cookies remember that you have visited this Site. This information is shared with other organizations such as other third-party advertisers, and will be linked to website functionality provided by other organizations. To be clear, targeting cookies collect the most information about users. By using this Site to set your preferences, you agree that we can place these types of cookies on your device.
Session and Persistent Cookies
Cookies Used on This Site:
|Cookie Name||Cookie Owner (1st, 2nd, 3rd Party)||Cookie Type||Purpose||Source Domain||Use|
|_ga||1st||Session||Advertising, Google Analytics||
|_gid||1st||Session||Advertising, Google Analytics||kondex.com
|_gat||1st||Session||Advertising, Google Analytics||kondex.com
|YSC||3rd||Session||Functionality||.youtube.com||Interface with youtube.com|
|VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE||3rd||Persistent||Functionality||.youtube.com||Visitor information for YouTube homepage|
|GPS||3rd||Persistent||Advertising||.youtube.com||Tracking of YouTube videos by Google|
|PREF||3rd||Persistent||Advertising||.youtube.com||Tracking of YouTube videos by Google|
If you wish to manage your cookie settings, you can find out more by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org.