Effective Date: This Cookies Policy was updated on 23 February 2016 and is effective as of that date.
There are two types of cookies that we may use on our Sites: session and persistent. Session cookies exist only during an online session. They disappear from your Device when you close your internet browser. Persistent cookies remain on your Device after the browser has been closed. The cookies used on the Site do not identify you personally. They merely recognize your browser, unless you choose to identify yourself voluntarily. You may choose to identify yourself for any one of the following reasons: by asking the browser to remember your username and password, by responding to a promotional offer, or by personalizing a web page or requesting more information on a product or service. Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving your experience. You can find more information about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org.
We also use web beacons on our Site. Web beacons (also known as clear gifs) are used in combination with cookies to help Site operators understand how you interact with their websites. A web beacon is typically a transparent graphic image (usually 1 pixel x 1 pixel) that is placed on a site or in an email. The use of a clear gif allows the Site to measure your actions in opening the page that contains the clear gif.
Each of the cookies we or third-parties, including affiliates, use on our Site are described in the f available on each page of our Site. You can use the tool to change your cookies preferences at any time. We have summarized the cookie types used on our Site into the following three categories:
The Cookie Consent Tool includes further information on the types of cookies used by us and third party organisations on our Site.
How to manage cookies used on this Site
In addition to being able to change your preferences at any time using the Cookie Consent Tool, the Help menu on the menu bar of most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to delete old cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie and how to disable cookies altogether. You can also disable or delete similar data used by browser add-ons, such as Flash cookies, by changing the add-on's settings or visiting the website of its manufacturer. You will need to make your preferred changes to these settings from each browser you use. If you change your settings to not accept certain cookies from our Site, you may not be able to take advantage of all of the features of our Sites.
PS3, Apple iOS and Android Devices
When using these devices, cookies will be stored to your device for the following purposes: keeping you logged in, managing parental control PINs, analytics and advertising. These cookies are essential to the operation of the application. It is not currently possible to opt-out or remove these cookies from the devices without deleting the application.
How can we make changes to our Cookies Policy and the Cookie Consent Tool?
Except to the extent limited by applicable law, we reserve the right to change the terms of this Cookies Policy and the Cookie Consent Tool at any time, by prominently posting notice of the amendment on this Site. The changes will become effective fourteen days after posting. If we make any changes to this Cookies Policy or the Cookie Consent Tool that materially impact the way that we collect, process or store your personal information, we will, to the extent that we have your email address, notify you by email.