Last updated on October, 2018
- Cookies and Pixels
What are Cookies?
Cookies are small data files downloaded and stored on your device while browsing a website, often used to keep record of actions taken on such website or track related browsing activity.
For additional information regarding Cookies and the way to control them, please check out the Help file of your browser or visit http://www.aboutcookies.org.
While we do not change our practices in response to a “Do Not Track” signal in the HTTP header from a browser, most browsers allow you to control Cookies, including whether or not to accept them and to remove them. You may set most browsers to notify you if you receive a Cookie, or you may choose to block Cookies with your browser.
You may elect to opt-out from enabling Cookies: (a) in the browser’s settings tools, usually by choosing between several options offered by the browser (some browsers (such as, Google Chrome®) allow blocking Cookies from a specific website, and respectively you may choose to block applicable Cookies); or (b) by rejecting the popup message requesting your consent of Pointer’s use of such Cookies at your new browsing session of the domain.
What are pixels?
Below is a list of the Cookies and Pixels that we currently use:
|Name of Cookie / Pixel||Vendor||Purpose|
|Google Analytics||Used to distinguish users and sessions. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.|
|Google Analytics||Used to throttle request rate.|
|Google Analytics||Used to determine new sessions/visits. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.|
|Google Analytics||Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached the Website. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.|
|Google Analytics||Used to store visitor-level custom variable data. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.|
We also use standard browser Cookies, which are stored on your browser application, computer or other device. These Cookies do not store any Personal Data and are used only to verify that the user is logged in. They are deleted when you close your browser.
You understand that we may place Cookies on your computer, including analytical cookies, in accordance with the terms of this Cookies Policy, for such purposes described under our Privacy Notice.