Effective on 5/26/2022
What are cookies
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by the websites you visit. They are used to make websites work, or work more efficiently. Additionally cookies are used to provide information to the owners of the site. Web beacons, tags and scripts may be used in the websites or in emails to help us to deliver cookies, count visits, understand usage and campaign effectiveness and determine whether an email has been opened and acted upon.
How to control cookies
For further information on cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set on your device and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org. You may also opt-out of certain use of many cookies served for advertising purposes by our third party advertising partners by visiting either: http://www.aboutads.info/choices/ or http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices/. Many web browsers accept cookies by default. If you prefer, you can usually change your browser’s settings to reject and/or to remove many cookies. On some browsers, you can choose to let the Company websites place cookies, but choose to reject cookies from certain third parties (such as analytics companies and advertising companies). As the precise means by which you may do this will vary from browser to browser, please visit your browser’s help or settings menu for more information.
Please note also that if you choose to reject or remove cookies, this may prevent certain features or services of Company websites from working properly. Since your cookie opt-out preferences are also stored in a cookie in your website browser, please also note that if you delete all cookies, use a different browser, or buy a new computer, you will need to renew your opt-out choices.
Types of cookies
Session cookies remain in your browser until you close your browser.
Persistent cookies remain in your browser after the session (unless deleted by you).
Performance cookies collect information about your use of the website, such as web pages visited and any error messages. Performance cookies are used to improve how a website works.
Functionality cookies allow the website to remember choices you make about the website or enable services you previously configured.
Analytics and customization cookies collect information that is used to help us understand how our websites and services are being used.
Advertising cookies are used to make advertising messages more relevant to you.
Essential cookies are strictly necessary to provide you with services available through our websites and use of our services and to use some of their features, such as access to secure areas.
Do Not Track
Some Internet browsers include the ability to transmit “Do Not Track” signals. The Company websites do not currently process or respond to “Do Not Track” signals. To learn more about “Do Not Track”, please visit https://allaboutdnt.com/. In addition to “Do Not Track”, there are many ways that web browser signals and similar mechanisms can indicate your tracking choices, and we may not be aware of nor honor every mechanism.
The below table explains the way in which we are using cookies on our websites. Cookies are subject to change without notice.
|Appspot||SACSID||Functionality||End of Session|
|Discourse||_forum_session||Functionality||End of Session|
|Pocket Gems||cookie_notice_accepted||Functionality||6 months|
|War Dragons||_tq_id||Advertising||2 years|
|YouTube||YSC||Performance||End of Session|
|VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE||Performance||5 months, 27 days|
|__cfruid||Functionality||End of Session|