1. DEFINITION OF COOKIES
1.1. A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.
1.2. Cookies are necessary for the Platform to work properly, they will allow you to navigate the Platform and use its capabilities.
1.3. Cookies may be either “persistent” cookies or “session” cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the User or Expert before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the User or Expert session, when the web browser is closed.
1.4. Cookies may not contain any information that personally identifies a User or Expert, but personal data that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.
2. COOKIES OWNER
2.1. Cookies may be placed on your device by the Platform Provider. These cookies are called “Our”.
2.2. Some cookies may be placed on your device by other operators. Such cookies are called “Third party”.
3. TYPES OF COOKIES
3.1. Necessary cookies are essential to display the content on the Platform properly, optimize the User or Expert experience. The Platform may not function properly without necessary cookies.
3.2. Statistics Cookies designed to help us understand how visitors interact with the Platform, provide information about the sections they visited and the amount of time they spent on the Platform, as well as show problems with the Platform.
3.3. Preference cookies enable a Platform to remember information that changes the way the Platform behaves or looks, like your preferred language or the region that you are in.
3.4. Marketing cookies are designed to track the User or Expert across Platform and to provide you with advertising or other information in a more accurate manner in accordance with your real interests.
3.5. Other types of cookies are used by us to obtain different information about you and test the Platform, while you are using it.
4. COOKIES USED ON THE PLATFORM
4.1. We use necessary, preference, statistics, marketing and our proprietary types of сookies.
4.6. Other technologies. We also may use similar technology and collect unique identifiers from our visitors of the Platform, the information we collect by this means includes:
a) unique identification numbers (e.g., Internet protocol (IP) address and device ID);
b) as applicable to your type of device, browser type and version, and browser plug-in types and versions, application release and version, device model, manufacturer (brand), operating system, operating system version, OS library version, time of last seen, enable Wi-Fi, radio (EDGE, HSDPA, LTE, WCDMA, none), device screen (width, high, dpi), NFC, telecom operator, Bluetooth enable, Bluetooth version;
c) time zone setting, city, region, country and language;
d) operating system and platform;
e) any data about your visit, including the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL) clickstream to, through and from our Platform (including date and time);
f) products you viewed or searched for;
g) page response times, download errors, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouse-overs), and methods used to browse away from the page.
4.7. Retention period. The time cookies will stay on your computer or mobile device depends on the type of cookie. Session cookies will only stay on your device until you stop browsing. Persistent cookies stay on your computer or mobile device until they expire (usually from 1 day to 2 years) or are deleted.
5. COOKIES MANAGEMENT
5.1. When entering the Platform User or Expert can choose to opt-out of preference, statistics, marketing and our proprietary cookies.