What Are Cookies?
A cookie is a small text file which is transferred on to your computer, smartphone or tablet via your web browser. Cookies may be temporary (or “session”) cookies, which are only in use while you visit a website and are deleted when you close your browser, or permanent cookies, which stay on your device’s permanent storage after you leave a website until you delete them manually or your browser deletes them after a period of time.
devtodev cookies (first-party cookies)
devtodev uses both session and permanent cookies to improve your browsing experience, in particular, to allow you to login to your account and save some interface settings.
Third party cookies
In addition we also allow certain third parties (such as Google and other platforms) to use analytical and temporary tracking cookies on our website to compile aggregate information about the areas of our website that are visited most frequently and to track our own advertising.
This information is used to enhance the content of our website, make your use of the website easier and to aid us in, and inform us of, the success of our own advertising elsewhere on the internet. We regard these cookies as minimally intrusive in terms of privacy.
Most web browser settings are set for you to accept both our own cookies and third party cookies. However, you are able to adjust those settings to manage which cookies you accept or reject. You may also use these settings to manually delete all cookies currently stored on your computer at any point. Doing so however will likely limit the functionality of our’s and a large proportion of the world’s websites as cookies are a standard part of most modern websites. We recommend that, for the highest functionality of our website, you accept both our own cookies and third party cookies, however if you wish to reject our own cookies you can configure your browser to do so. But if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including devtodev cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:
|Session Cookie||PHPSESSID||These cookies are used to ensure that the data provided by site visitors is not lost when moving between pages. These cookies expire once the site visit is completed.||https://www.devtodev.com/policy|
|Google Analytics||_ga _gat _gid _utma _utmb _utmc _utmz||These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use this website. We use the information to create reports in a tool called Google Analytics. We use these reports to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information anonymously, including: - The number of visitors to The site - Whether visitors have previously been to the site - Where visitors have come to the site from - The pages they visited These cookies do not contain any personal data and it is not possible to identify individuals using them.||http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/|
|Adroll||__ar_v4||We use AdRoll to provide interest-based advertisements to show our ads on other websites. The technology to do this is made possible by cookies and as such we may place a so called “remarketing cookie” during your visit. The whole process is entirely anonymised.||http://www.adroll.com/about/privacy|
|act locale lu datr csm||These cookies allow users to “Like” pages and posts on our site and us to show the number of these in total.||https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/|
|k guest_id auth_token_session secure_session twll||These cookies allow users to Tweet pages and posts on our site and us to show the number of these in total.||https://twitter.com/privacy|
In order to implement the Social Media Buttons including Twitter, Facebook and Google+, and connect them to the relevant social networks and external sites, there are scripts running on our site from domains outside our control. You should be aware that these sites are likely to be collecting information about what you are doing all around the internet, including on our site. If you click on any of these buttons, these sites will be registering that action and may use that information. Please check the respective policies of each of these sites to see how exactly they use your information and to find out how to opt out, or delete, such information.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.