What are Cookies?
Information about our cookies
Cookies are small text files stored on your device when you access most websites on the internet or open certain emails. Among other things, cookies allow a website to recognise your device and remember if you have been to the website before. We use the term cookie to refer to cookies and technologies that perform a similar function to cookies (e.g. tags, pixels, and web beacons).
Cookies on the website are used for many purposes including but not limited to:
- enabling a subscriber to register on the site to be verified and to have such details remembered for later by utilising a subscriber login to access Emoticast’s services;
- enabling a subscriber to avail of the Emoticast services via the site;
- recognising your computer when you visit the site;
- improving the site and the site’s usability;
- analysing the use of the Emoticast services;
- administrating the site;
- preventing fraud and improving the security of the site; and
We use the following cookies:
- Strictly necessary cookies. These cookies are essential, as they enable a user to move around a website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas. Without these cookies, such as access to secure areas cannot be provided. These cannot be restricted or blocked.
- Analytical/performance cookies.They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies you. All the information that these cookies collect is anonymous and is only used to improve how a website works. These can be restricted or blocked
- Functionality cookies.These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences. These can be restricted or blocked
- Targeting cookies.These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.These can be restricted or blockedTo give you a better experience, we use first-party cookies and third-party cookies. A first party cookie is a cookie that we set when you directly visit our website. A third-party cookie is one that is placed on your device by a website from an address other than directly from us.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:
Learn more about cookies
More information about cookies can be found at: http://www.allaboutcookies.org
Changes to cookies policy
Any changes we make to our cookies policy in the future will be posted on this page. Please check back frequently to see any updates or changes to our cookies policy.