What are cookies?
Cookies are simple text files that are stored on your computer or mobile device by a website's server. Each cookie is unique to your web browser. They contain anonymous information such as a unique identifier, website's domain name, and some digits and numbers. They are widely used to make websites work or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to their operators. More information about cookies can be found, for example, on the relevant page of the open encyclopedia Wikipedia or on the website https://www.allaboutcookies.org.
What types of cookies do we use?
Cookies are used on the Website mainly to ensure its proper functioning, including user login and security, as well as to analyze traffic on the Website. Cookies are not harmful to your device or its software. The cookies we use can be divided into the following three categories.
Necessary cookies allow us to offer you the best possible experience when accessing and navigating the Website and features.
Functionality cookies allow us to operate the site in accordance with the choices you make. In particular they enable the operation of forms (e.g., contact form). We mainly use the so-called session cookies, which are limited to a single visit and are deleted as soon as you leave the Website. Among session cookies we use Google reCAPTCHA cookies which are used for spam prevention.
Analytical cookies enable us and third-party services to collect aggregated data for statistical purposes on how our visitors use the Website. These cookies do not contain personal information such as names and email addresses and are only used to help us improve your user experience of the Website. In particular, they help us understand how users interact with the Website and where there may be issues or opportunities to tailor the content and to improve the user experience in general.
How to delete cookies?
Your browser can be set to enable or disable the storage of all cookies, third-party cookies or cookies individually according to the respective website and your preferences. Your browser settings may be interpreted as consent to the storage of cookies in your browser. If you disable the storage of all cookies (or cookies that are necessary to enable the Website to function), the Website may not function properly, at all or may be limited in its operation.
Information about your browser settings can typically be found on the website of the browser's publisher, specifically via the following links:
Alternatively, you can visit https://www.internetcookies.com/, which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers and devices. You will also find general information about cookies and details on how to delete cookies from your device.
Effective Date: October 1, 2021