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What are Cookies?
a. Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your computer or mobile device that enable our website platforms to remember You as per Your usage of Our platforms. They also allow Us to provide You with a personalised/customised feed for an enjoyable experience.
What are the different types of Cookies used?
b. We may sometimes use a persistent cookie to record details such as a unique user identity and general registration details downloaded on Your Personal Computer. This helps Us recognize You on subsequent visits to this website so that You don't have to re-enter Your registration details each time you visit Us.
c. During the usage of our mobile apps’ platforms, we may collect and use Device Identifiers (unique random number) called Advertising/Device ID typically assigned by the mobile operating system software. Device Identifiers are used by the mobile advertisement networks to identify and remember Your device uniquely to send you personalised marketing communications or advertisements.
How do we use the information collected through Cookies?
d. Using cookies and device identifiers, we may compile information about Your usage of our website and gain insights as to where You, or others who are using Your computer or mobile devices, saw the advertisements and determine which advertisements are clicked. This information allows our advertising partners to deliver personalised advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to You.
e. We do not have access to or control of the cookies /device identifiers that may be placed and used by third party applications, websites, or platforms. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We, therefore, have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these third-party sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our website/applications.
How can You ‘opt out’ of Cookies?
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