What are cookies?
A “cookie” is a small text file stored in your browser (such as Google Chrome or Apple’s Safari) when you browse through most websites.
What’s NOT a cookie?
It’s not a virus, trojan, worm, spam, spyware, and neither do they open pop-up ads.
What kind of information is collected by a cookie?
Cookies don’t collect sensitive information about you, such as credit card numbers or bank information, pictures or personal info, etc. The data collected by cookies falls into several categories, such as technical, statistical, personal preferences, personalized contents, etc.
The web server does not associate your information with you as a person, it associates it with your browser. In fact, if you normally browse through the internet using Google Chrome, when you open the same webpage using another browser, such as Firefox, you’ll notice that the site won’t recognize you as the same user, since it’s associating the collected information with the browser, not the person.
What types of cookies are there?
- Technical cookies: These are the most basic type of cookies. They make it possible to identify whether it’s a human being or an authorized app who’s browsing through the website, they are also used for distinguishing between a registered or anonymous user, among other things, all of which are basic tasks for the operation of any dynamic web.
- Analytical cookies: They gather information about the type of browsing that you’re performing, the most commonly used sections, the products you search for, your time zone, language, etc.
- Advertising Cookies: They display publicity based on your browsing, your country, language, etc.
What are first-party and third-party cookies?
First-party cookies are cookies set by the domain you are visiting, while third-party cookies are cookies generated by other services o external providers such as Mailchimp, Mailrelay, Facebook, Twitter, Google Adsense, etc.
Which cookies do this site use?
This website uses first-party and third-party cookies. The cookies used by this website are explained in detail below:
Login: Login cookies allow you to access and log out of your account in LODE.
Personalization: These cookies help us remember with which people or websites you’ve interacted, in order to display relevant content for you.
Preferences: These cookies allow us to remember your settings and preferences, such as your preferred language and your privacy settings.
Security: We use these cookies to avoid security risks. Mainly, to be able to detect when someone is trying to log into your account in LODE without your consent.
This website uses analysis services, specifically, those provided by Google Analytics to help the website analyze the use made by users of the website and improve its usability, however, in no case are they associated with data that could identify the user. Google Analytics, is a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc., the user can check the type of cookies used by Google here.
Social media cookies can be stored in your browser while browsing through https://www.lode.one for example, when you use the share button on https://www.lode.one in a social network.
Below you will find information about the social media cookies that this website uses in its own cookie policies:
- Facebook cookies, see more information about their cookies policy
- Twitter cookies, see more information about their cookies policy
- Instagram cookies, see more information about their cookies policy
- Youtube cookies, see more information about their cookies policy
Can cookies be deleted?
Yes, and not only deleted, but also blocked, whether you prefer to block one of them in particular or all of them from a specific website. In order to eliminate the cookies from a website you must go to your browser’s settings and find the cookies associated with the dominion and delete them.
- Cookie settings for Google Chrome
- Cookie settings for Apple Safari
- Cookie settings for Internet Explorer
- Cookie settings for Mozilla Firefox
More information about cookies:
If you wish to have better control on the installation of cookies, you may download and install programs or add-ons to your browser, known as “Do Not Track” tools, that will make it possible for you to choose which cookies you wish to allow.