What Are Cookies?
Cookies are small text files stored on your computer or mobile device which are used to make websites work and/or to collect information about your navigation.
A cookie can be classified by its lifespan and the domain to which it belongs. By lifespan, a cookie is either a:
- Session cookie which is erased when the user closes the browser or
- Persistent cookie which remains on the user’s computer/device for a pre-defined period of time
As for the domain to which it belongs, they are either:
- First-party cookies which are set by the web server of the visited page and share the same domain
You can disable cookies by setting your internet browser so that it does not store cookies anymore. In addition, you can delete all information previously saved via the settings of your browser.
Be aware that disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of our websites. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.
What cookies do we use?
Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.
Marketing cookies are used to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third party advertisers.
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If you are looking for more information than you can contact us by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org