Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

 

Cookies are small text file stored on your computer or mobile device when visiting our website.

 

Why we use cookies

 

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website.

 

Are all cookies the same?

 

Cookie can be classified as it follows.
Session cookies. These cookies are automatically erased when you close your browser.
Persistent cookies. These cookies remain on your device until they expire (in terms of minutes, days or years since the cookie creation/update).
Third-Party cookies. These cookies are stored on behalf of third parties.
Cookies can be managed and deleted by setting your browser. However, this may prevent you from properly use certain features on our website.
For more information please visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

To give you the best experience on the cookie management side, we classify cookies of this website in four categories, based on their purpose: essential, comfort, performance, advertising.

Essential: These cookies are essential for websites and their features to work properly. E.g.: authentication cookies.

Comfort: These cookies enable us to improve comfort and usability of websites and to provide various features. E.g.: comfort cookies can be used to store search results, language, character dimensions.

Performance: These cookies collect information about how you use websites. Performance cookies help us, for example, to identify especially popular areas of our website. In this way, we can adapt the content of our websites more specifically to your needs and thereby improve what we offer you.

Advertising: These cookies are used to send advertising and promotional information that is relevant to you, e.g. based on the web pages you visited.

 

Category Name Third Party Typology Description
Session has_js .... Until you close the browser It used to enable or disable some features that depend on whether Javascript is or is not supported by your browser
Performance _utma Google Analytics 2 years from set/update Used to distinguish users and sessions. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utma cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
Performance _utmb Google Analytics 30 mins from set/update Used to determine new sessions/visits. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utmb cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
Performance _utmc Google Analytics End of browser session Not used in ga.js. Set for interoperability with urchin.js. Historically, this cookie operated in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit.
Performance _utmt Google Analytics 10 minutes Used to throttle request rate.