What is a Cookie?
A “cookie” is a small text file which is downloaded and stored on your computer or device that uniquely identifies your browser or device. This Website uses different types of cookies. Some cookies on this Website are placed by us and some are placed by third parties. The purposes for which they are used are set out in this Cookies Policy.
Cookies used by this Website
Strictly Necessary Cookies – Strictly necessary cookies enable you to navigate around the Website and allow the features of the Website to work correctly. The Website cannot function without these cookies.
Some examples of strictly necessary cookies used on this Website include:
|PHPSESSID||www.griffithhack.com||This is a PHP session cookie associated with embedded content from this domain.|
Functional Cookies – Functional cookies collect information about how you use the Website and remember choices you have made in the past so we can provide a higher quality experience to you by customising our services (e.g. choice of language, font size, location, topics of interest). This information is usually anonymised and is not used for any other purpose.
Some examples of functional cookies used on this Website include:
|vuid||vimeo.com||This domain is owned by Vimeo. Its main business activity is video hosting / sharing.|
Performance Cookies – These cookies help us to understand how many visitors interact with the Website and what pages are visited, by collecting and reporting information anonymously. This data will help us understand who is using the Website and how we can improve its contents. Performance cookies also allow you to share pages with social networks and post comments.
Some examples of performance cookies used on this Website include:
|_gid_gat_UA-568227-1_ga||griffithhack.com||These cookies are associated with Google Universal Analytics. Certain of these cookies are pattern type cookies where the pattern element on the name contains the unique identity number of the account or website it relates to. Others are included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the site’s analytics reports.|
Targeting Cookies – Targeting cookies collect information about your browsing habits and are used to make advertising more relevant to you and your interests.
Some examples of targeting cookies used on this Website include:
|test_cookieIDE||doubleclick.net||This domain is owned by Doubleclick (Google). Doubleclick is Google’s real time bidding advertising exchange.|
|fr||www.facebook.com||This domain is owned by Facebook, which is the world’s largest social networking site. As a third party host provider, it mostly collects data on the interests of users via widgets such as the “Like” button found on many websites. This is used to serve targeted advertising to its users when logged into its services. One of these cookies contains browser and user unique ID combination, used for targeted advertising.|
|GPSVISITOR_INFO1_LIVEYSC||youtube.com||YouTube is a Google owned platform for hosting and sharing videos. YouTube collects user data through videos embedded in websites, which is aggregated with profile data from other Google services in order to display targeted advertising to web visitors across a broad range of their own and other websites. One of these cookies is used as a unique identifier to track viewing of videos.|
Managing Your Cookie Settings
As noted above, the first time you visit this Website, you will be presented with a banner with a link to this Cookies Policy. The cookie banner will contain a button labelled “Cookies Settings” and by clicking on this button, you will be able to change your cookie preferences.
In addition, you may change your cookie settings through your Internet browser. These settings are usually found in the “options” or “preferences” menu of your Internet browser. The “HELP” function within your browser will provide detailed instructions as to how to do this.
How to Opt-Out of Cookies
As above, you can change your cookie preferences, including opting-out of particular cookies, by clicking on the “Cookies Settings” button in our cookie banner. You can also disable cookies for the Website in your browser settings. The “HELP” function within your browser will provide detailed instructions as to how to do this.
Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.allaboutcookies.org which contains information on how to block cookies for a wide variety of browsers. You will find details for how to delete cookies from your computer as well as more general information about cookies.
Some of the services offered by this Website will be limited or will not function well if cookies are disabled.
Third Party Websites
We may update this Cookies Policy and we encourage you to review the policy from time to time to stay informed of how we are using cookies. This Cookies Policy was last updated in December 2020.