Symphonic Solutions Ltd (Sphonic)

Cookie Policy – Effective May 2018

Sphonic’s use of Cookies and Other Analytical Technologies:

Sphonic and our third party partners, such as our analytics partners, use various technologies to collect pseudoanonymized information, contained in what are commonly known as cookies.

What are cookies? Cookies are small text files containing a string of characters that can be placed on your computer or mobile device that uniquely identify your browser or device.

What are cookies used for? Cookies allow a site or services to know if your computer or device has visited that site or service before. Cookies can then be used to help understand how the site or service is being used, help you navigate between pages efficiently, help remember your preferences, and generally improve your browsing experience.

What types of cookies does Sphonic use? There are generally four categories of cookies: “Strictly Necessary,” “Performance,” “Functionality,” and “Targeting.” Sphonic routinely uses only Strictly Necessary and Performance Cookies on the Service. You can find out more about these types of cookies below.

  1. Strictly Necessary Cookies. These cookies are essential, as they enable you to move around the site and use its features.
  2. Performance Cookies. These cookies collect information about how you have used the site. We also use cookies to track aggregate site usage and experiment with new features and changes on the site. The information collected is used to improve how the site works.

How long will cookies stay on my device? The length of time a cookie will stay on your computer or mobile device depends on whether it is a “persistent” or “session” 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 or are deleted.  

First and third party cookies. First-party cookies are cookies that belong to Sphonic, third-party cookies are cookies that another party places on your device through our Service. Third-party cookies may be placed on your device by someone providing a service for Sphonic, for example to help us understand how our site is being used.

How can you opt-out? To opt-out of our use of cookies, you can instruct your browser, by changing its options, to stop accepting cookies or to prompt you before accepting a cookie from websites you visit. We make every effort to provide our site without the use of cookies, however, if you choose to not accept cookies we cannot guarantee all functionality of our site.

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Many browsers include their own management tools for removing HTML5 local storage objects. To manage “flash cookies” please click here.

You will not be able to opt-out of any cookies or other technologies that are “strictly necessary” for the site.