Effective on Feb 22, 2018
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small file placed onto your device that enables Ednsquare features and functionality. For example, cookies enable us to identify your device, secure your access to Ednsquare and our sites generally, and even help us know if someone attempts to access your account from a different device. Cookies also enable you to easily share content on Ednsquare.
What types of cookies does Ednsquare use?
We use two types: persistent cookies and session cookies. A persistent cookie helps us recognize you as an existing user, so it`s easier to return to Ednsquare or interact with our services without signing in again. After you sign in, a persistent cookie stays in your browser and will be read by Ednsquare when you return to site. Session cookies only last for as long as the session (usually the current visit to a website or a browser session).
What are cookies used for?
Cookies can be used to recognize you when you visit Ednsquare, remember your preferences, and give you a personalized experience that`s in line with your settings. Cookies also make your interactions with Ednsquare faster and more secure. and bring customized features to you.
Most browsers allow you to control cookies through their settings preferences. However, if you limit the ability of websites to set cookies, you may worsen your overall user experience, since it will no longer be personalized to you. It may also stop you from saving customized settings like login information.
What to do if you don`t want cookies to be set or want them to be removed?